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Tuesday 20 June, 2017

There will be blood... testing: PGA Tour to change anti-doping rules

To date, the PGA Tour has not implemented blood testing which can pick up HGH, unlike urine testing.

Glenn Whelan one of Stoke's 'best-ever signings'

The Ireland international has impressed since joining the club in 2008.

The Rugby Show: Lions' last chance to shine before facing the All Blacks Do-or-die This post contains videos

The Rugby Show: Lions' last chance to shine before facing the All Blacks

Warren Gatland now has some big decisions to make ahead of the first Test on Saturday.

ARU standing firm on plan to cut Force or Rebels from Super Rugby

‘We recognised that these are long-term trends and everybody in the room has accountability.’

Britain's Natasha Jonas on another collision course with Katie Taylor after turning professional

The Liverpudlian was beaten by the Olympic gold medallist at London 2012.

Gatland says there's no split in Lions camp as squad join together for dressing room sing-song

‘Whatever people might say about a split in the camp, those boys are pretty together.’

Former Scottish and Lions player reveals that he is suffering with motor neurone disease

Doddie Weir earned 61 Scotland caps during an illustrious career.

Troubled Ronaldo gets Madrid court date in €14.7 million tax fraud case

The 32-year-old Portuguese star is facing four charges of fraud through offshore companies.

POM as a captain: 'He doesn’t say much, but says things to prickle the hairs on the back of your neck'

Greg Feek hailed the leadership credentials of Peter O’Mahony as he prepares his pack for a second bout with Japan.

'It's a novel idea' - Bohs eye up transfer targets after asking fans to donate to player fund

Manager Keith Long has also got positive news on long-term injuries Ismahil Akinade and Eoin Wearen.

Man United boss Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3 million tax evasion in Spain

The Portuguese boss coached Real Madrid from 2010 to 2013

Soak up the sun! Top tips to consider when training in warm weather

From the type of training to the best time of the day to work out, personal trainer David Last shares his advice.

Gatland keeps the shirt value steady and more talking points as the Lions get a midweek win

Where possible, the head coach opted against playing his late call-ups. But is that the message of unity he wants to project in and out of his squad.

Ronaldo is staying at Real Madrid, according to the club's main man

President Florentino Perez has played down talk that the Portuguese superstar is set to leave.

Karius plans to turn down offers from Germany and fight to reclaim No1 spot at Liverpool

The Reds goalkeeper has received interest in his homeland, but intends to remain at the club.

'I said to the boys if you let this one slip by you'll regret it as I regretted it four years ago'

Rory Best was delighted with the attitude of the Lions this morning.

Iain Henderson gives himself a shot but Rory Best's lineout comes up short

The five Irishmen all delivered a high work rate against the Chiefs in Hamilton.

Rosenborg anticipating tough Champions League tie with Dundalk

Stephen Kenny’s side have been handed a tough draw in the Champions League second round, but their opponents are similarly wary.

Sale bring in Australian back O'Connor as marquee signing on three-year deal

The 27-year-old is returning to the Premiership.

Sparkling outside backs and more player ratings as the Lions churn through Chiefs

Liam Williams and Elliott Daly put their last audition to good use in Hamilton.

Two Trevor Clarke stunners are among the latest Goal of the Month nominations Take Your Pick This post contains a poll This post contains videos

Two Trevor Clarke stunners are among the latest Goal of the Month nominations

Here are the best SSE Airtricity League Premier Division strikes from May.

Lions find attacking spark against Chiefs to build momentum for first Test

Warren Gatland’s midweekers kept the confidence flowing before the first All Blacks clash.

Watch: Dundalk's Patrick McEleney scores contender for goal of the season LOI This post contains videos

Watch: Dundalk's Patrick McEleney scores contender for goal of the season

The 24-year-old former Ireland underage international has been in fine form of late.

Tiger Woods says he is receiving 'professional help to manage his pain medications'

The former world number one has released a statement on Twitter.

As it happened: Chiefs v The Lions

We followed all the action from Hamilton as Warren Gatland’s side faced more Super Rugby opposition.

Back from a torn cruciate, coping with a red card and awaiting a first Munster senior final

Colm Spillane is grateful to look forward to a Munster decider after his dismissal.

All the little affirmations paying off as Andrew Conway revels chance to wear Ireland jersey

The Munster wing says he was not consistent enough to earn international recognition before this year.

The All Blacks know they're facing a 'world-class' Tadhg Furlong

The scrum will be a major part of the upcoming Lions Test series.

'He's going to be a great coach for Connacht' - Chiefs laud departing Keane

The Kiwi is taking over from Pat Lam in the west of Ireland.

The team who gave Man United a scare and all you need to know about the Irish sides' European opponents Fyi

The team who gave Man United a scare and all you need to know about the Irish sides' European opponents

Dundalk, Shamrock Rovers, Derry and Cork all discovered their Europa/Champions League fate earlier.

Monday 19 June, 2017

US Open champion Brooks Koepka once admitted he prefers baseball to golf

The American suggested he would have liked to been a baseball star instead.

Peter O'Mahony the Lions' Test captain? It could happen this weekend

The Munster flanker is in with a good chance of leading the Lions in Auckland.

Analysis: Kildare's physicality and pace key as Meath's lack of tackling and aggression prove costly

The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at Saturday’s game.

These 2 goalkeeping blunders caused Germany to sweat against Australia Mishaps This post contains videos

These 2 goalkeeping blunders caused Germany to sweat against Australia

Lars Stindl, Julian Draxler and Leon Goretzka were on target for the reigning world champions.

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Ousted Fifa ethics heads were investigating Gianni Infantino - reports

The investigation stemmed from evidence provided by African representatives, a source said.

From TheJournal.ie Republic of Ireland player and model granted legal recognition of humanist wedding Belfast

Republic of Ireland player and model granted legal recognition of humanist wedding

The couple are due to get married on Thursday.

Potential Linfield-Celtic Champions League clash would not be played on 12 July in Belfast

Both clubs are happy for the game to be played on a different date to avoid a clash with Orange Order marches.

Irish international took '30 seconds' to decide on Celtic move

Jonny Hayes says he was keen to join the Scottish champions, despite interest from English clubs.