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Other - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Injury forces Djokovic to retire as he joins Rafa and Murray through the Wimbledon exit

It’s surely Roger’s to lose now? He cruised past Milos Raonic into the semi-finals.

Dean Gardiner makes shock announcement that he's qualified for World Championships

Clonmel’s Dean Gardiner will fight in the World Championships despite his early exit at last month’s Europeans.

Irish horse racing legend Tommy Carberry passes away RIP

Irish horse racing legend Tommy Carberry passes away

Tributes have been paid to the 75-year-old former jockey and trainer.

Ireland's sole Wimbledon representative secures first round doubles win

Simon Carr and his American partner are into the second round of the boys’ doubles.

'Broken record' McIlroy confident of finding form ahead of the Open

McIlroy goes in search of that elusive spark at this week’s Scottish Open.

Boost for Irish amateur boxing as Joe Ward commits to IABA until Tokyo 2020

The 23-year-old is already one of the most decorated Irish amateur athletes of all time.

Hobbling Murray sent crashing out of Wimbledon by Querrey

The defending champion lost the fourth and fifth sets 1-6, 1-6 to exit at the quarter-final stage.

Mo Farah posts photo with Noel Gallagher at U2 gig... gets it horribly wrong

The Olympic gold medallist clearly isn’t an Oasis fan.

Ireland's running boom continues as Dublin Marathon reaches record capacity 3 months out

All 20,000 race entries for this year’s edition have been sold.

'I will beat your ass!' - Mayweather's dad crashes McGregor's press conference Maygregor This post contains videos

'I will beat your ass!' - Mayweather's dad crashes McGregor's press conference

Let’s have McGregor and Floyd Snr do the rest of the press conferences between now and 26 August.

Para-athlete dies after being 'struck by metal pole' at London training camp

Abdullah Hayayei, 36, was preparing to represent the UAE at the World Championships.

'You'll do nothing' - Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather begin trash talk tour with LA story

The pair faced off for the first time tonight.

Other - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

LIVE from LA: The first press conference with Mayweather and McGregor Fighting Talk This post contains videos

LIVE from LA: The first press conference with Mayweather and McGregor

From 10pm Irish time, the pair meet at the Staples Center for the first time ahead of their 26 August bout.

Lucky 13! Marcel Kittel sprints to another stage victory at the Tour de France TDF

Lucky 13! Marcel Kittel sprints to another stage victory at the Tour de France

Dan Martin finishes in main bunch to hold on to sixth place overall.

Konta sees off Halep in gripping contest to end British wait for female Wimbledon semi-finalist

Venus Williams awaits the home favourite in the semi-final.

Boxing judges re-score Pacquiao v Horn fight - but still get the same result

Review panel finds Horn won seven rounds to Pacquiao’s five.

Paris and LA both win right to host Olympic Games, US city expected to wait until 2028

“It truly is a tale of two great Olympic cities,” said an IOC report that opted against naming one clear winner.

Djokovic survives injury scare to reach Wimbledon quarters

The second seed will now face Czech Republic’s Tomas Berdych.

Coldplay's Chris Martin popped in for a gym session with John Kavanagh in Dublin

No one ever said it would be this hard.

Aaron Judge won the Home Run Derby and it wasn't even close

The Yankees’ star was at his brilliant best.

Mayweather hoping McGregor fight can ease financial woes

The 40-year-old pocketed a mammoth $220 million for his May 2015 bout with Manny Pacquiao.

Andy Murray slams 'unfair' Wimbledon in sexism scheduling spat

‘I don’t think anyone’s suggesting it is fair. I’m not suggesting that it is,’ defending champion Murray said.

Other - Monday 10 July, 2017

Nadal stunned by magnificent Muller in five set Wimbledon epic

It was a marathon on Court One.

Irish Open winner forced to explain ball marking incident during final round at Portstewart Rahmbo This post contains videos

Irish Open winner forced to explain ball marking incident during final round at Portstewart

Jon Rahm addressed the controversy in his press conference after lifting the trophy yesterday.

Rafa Nadal gave his head an awful whack before taking the court today That's Gotta Hurt! This post contains videos

Rafa Nadal gave his head an awful whack before taking the court today

Giles Muller had every right to laugh, the head knock may have helped him end Nadal’s run of 28 straight set wins.

Venus Williams crushes Konjuh to become oldest Wimbledon quarter-finalist since Navratilova

Meanwhile, Johanna Konta has given Britain their first female quarter-finalist in sw19 since 1984.

'There was holy war over it - she left him!': Irish horseowner steals show on At The Races Gold This post contains videos

'There was holy war over it - she left him!': Irish horseowner steals show on At The Races

Unsurprisingly, Limerick man Josh Sheahan’s interviews on the UK racing channel earned rave reviews.

A complete history of GAA jerseys popping up at unlikely sporting events

Kerry people love The Masters.

Watch: The horror crash that has ruled Richie Porte out of the Tour de France Accident This post contains videos

Watch: The horror crash that has ruled Richie Porte out of the Tour de France

Organisers said the Australian was conscious and speaking but was being taken to hospital.

Other - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Rory McIlroy meets Pep and more of our favourite sports pics from the past week

We review a busy few days of action via a series of memorable images.

Uran wins Tour de France stage as Dan Martin suffers crash

Champion Chris Froome retained the yellow jersey after finishing the stage third.

Boycotting Aston Villa after 30 years following the signing of John Terry and the week's best sportswriting

Browse this week’s offerings over a morning coffee.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Are you watching Wimbledon this year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you watching Wimbledon this year?

Anyone for tennis?

Other - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Roger Federer's bid to become the oldest ever Wimbledon champion is still on track

He beat Germany’s Mischa Zverev to reach the fourth round.

Rahm in running to emulate Spanish greats in Irish Open

Rahm birdied four holes in succession from his 11th hole today.

Roche finishes fourth as Calmejane fights off cramp to win his maiden stage

Dan Martin finished 13th, and remains fourth overall in the race for the yellow jersey.

'That's when you all heard me drop an F-bomb' - Mattek-Sands vows to come back from horror injury

In a heartfelt Facebook post, the tennis ace expressed her gratitude to fans for all the messages received after her serious injury.

From TheJournal.ie Venus Williams driving 'lawfully' at time of fatal crash, police say Florida

Venus Williams driving 'lawfully' at time of fatal crash, police say

Police initially said she was ‘at fault’ in a crash that led to the death of a 78-year-old man.