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Monday 19 June, 2017

Lions have no doubt that Owen Farrell will be 100% fit for first Test

The England international is set to start at 10 or 12.

Sunday 18 June, 2017

'The youth teams seemed a bit of a shambles - I wanted to give it the respect it deserved'

In the final part of our Boys of Summer series, Brian Kerr looks back on before, during and after Malaysia twenty years ago.

Another Video Assistant Referee controversy overshadows Chile's Confederation Cup win

Arturo Vidal and Eduardo Vargas grabbed the goals but the VAR stole the show!

Gatland calls on referees to clamp down on the All Blacks' illegal play

The Lions boss has already raised the issue with match officials.

Italy game interrupted after angry Milan fans throw money at Gianluigi Donnarumma Dollarumma This post contains videos

Italy game interrupted after angry Milan fans throw money at Gianluigi Donnarumma

The 18-year-old is refusing to sign a new deal with Milan – the club that gave him his big break.

'He said 'there’s no f***ing way you’re leaving this room until you sign the contract!''

We chat to Pat Scully about his career in England, representing his country at every level and success in the League of Ireland — both as a player and a manager.

John Gardiner: Pace, power, movement - Cork simply too hot for Waterford to handle

Cork All-Ireland winner John Gardiner gives his take on great day for the Rebels in Semple Stadium.

Liverpool need quality signings for Premier League title challenge - Carragher

The former long-serving defender feels Jurgen Klopp’s best XI can match anyone but there is a lack of depth in the Anfield ranks.

5 talking points after Cork's winning run continues and Waterford make Munster exit

The Rebels backed up the promise of their win over Tipp, while the Deise fell flat.

Joey Barton: My ban more severe than Suarez, Terry and Cantona put together

The midfielder is planning to appeal against an 18-month ban for breaching betting rules and suggests he has been treated unfairly.

Conor Devaney hits 2 goals as Rossies set up Connacht final date with Galway

Diarmuid Murtagh kicked six points from play for Kevin McStay’s side.

Mark English earns spot at Worlds after second-place finish in Diamond League

The Letterkenny native qualified for London with a time of 1.45.42 in Stockholm.

14-man Cork see off Waterford to book Munster hurling final clash with Clare

Patrick Horgan and Conor Lehane hit a combined total of 0-14 for the winners.

'I didn't know what I was doing at times'

New WBO European Flyweight Champion Paddy Barnes was relieved rather than elated after his third professional bout.

Louth are searching for a new manager after Colin Kelly confirms his departure

Kelly led the Wee County to successive promotions in the league.

Oisin O'Reilly hat-trick leads Limerick past Waterford to Munster U25 reserves hurling crown

The Shannonsiders had a decisive goal touch to deny Waterford at Semple Stadium.

Galway score a massive 33 points as they cruise past Offaly into Leinster final

Davy Fitzgerald’s Wexford now await in the provincial decider at Croke Park.

No country for young men! Impressive Tyrone power past hapless Donegal to book Ulster final

The Ulster champions had nine points to spare over a young Donegal outfit.

As it happened: Waterford v Cork, Munster SHC semi-final

We were at Semple Stadium for a cracking Munster hurling semi-final. Catch up with all the action here.

Ward v Kovalev wasn't the only world title fight that ended in controversy last night Rigondeaux This post contains videos

Ward v Kovalev wasn't the only world title fight that ended in controversy last night

Bantamweight king Guillermo Rigondeaux stopped Moises Flores at the end of the first round.

'Don't spread s***' - Dani Alves responds to transfer rumours

Manchester City have been tipped to sign the £5 million-rated Brazilian full-back.

Zidane pleads with Ronaldo after 'I quit' bombshell

The superstar is currently on Confederations Cup duty in Russia with Portugal.

As it happened: Tyrone v Donegal, Ulster SFC semi-final

Throw-in at Clones was at 2pm.

Ireland win U20 playoff - but you need to see this solo try by Georgia's scrum-half Wheelz This post contains videos

Ireland win U20 playoff - but you need to see this solo try by Georgia's scrum-half

Peter Malone’s side finish a disappointing World U20 Championship in ninth place.

More success for Ireland at World Rowing Cup as O'Donovans claim silver

Earlier, Sanita Puspure was victorious in the Women’s Single Sculls B final.

'They're calling me sir' - Rory Best on his OBE award

The Ulster and Ireland star will captain the Lions this Tuesday against the Chiefs.

Germany international finishes fourth at World Series of Poker

Max Kruse took home an impressive amount after reaching the final table of the 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw Event in Las Vegas

Mayweather says fight with McGregor is what people want

The 40-year-old boxer has been retired since beating Andre Berto in September 2015.

Johnny Doyle: There's an excitement around this Kildare team that hasn't been there since 2011

The42′s columnist looks back at Kildare’s stunning victory over Meath last night.

Bolton 'won't be holding talks with Ronaldo' and more sporting tweets of the week

Stephanie Roche on kind of being recognised by a Garda and Conor McGregor on Floyd Mayweather.

'My parents were worried that I would just sit back and become a beach bum' Wake Me Up Before You Gogo This post contains videos

'My parents were worried that I would just sit back and become a beach bum'

Dubliner David O’Caoimh left college to spend his time travelling the world as Ireland’s only full-time wakeboarder.

'People still remember me for marking Ronaldo in the FA Cup final and it's quite nice to tell my kid'

Robbie Ryan was part of Brian Kerr’s team who reached dazzling heights at the Fifa Youth Championships but he will always be remembered for his role in Millwall’s remarkable FA Cup adventure.

Ward stuns Kovalev in rematch to retain three titles

Referee Tony Weeks stopped the fight with 31 seconds left in the eighth round.

'They'll be under big pressure to live up to what happened 12 years ago'

There’s a game to come on Tuesday in Hamilton but this is very much Test week for the Lions.

'The swim has been a great way to help us cope with our grief'

The 12th annual Frances Thornton Memorial Galway Bay Swim takes place next month.

'It was sink or swim and they had to swim' - Michael Murphy on Donegal's young guns

Donegal face Tyrone in the Ulster SFC semi-final today.

'BOD shook my hand and said, ‘Thank you very much, you’ve given me a career!'

20 years on from the series win over the Boks, tour documentary Living with Lions continues to make an impact.