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  • Hazard: I might leave Chelsea instead of extending my contract

    25 November 2018 21:38 1

    Chelsea forward Eden Hazard has dropped his biggest hint yet he could leave at the end of the season. The Belgium international has 18 months remaining on his contract and has been linked with both Real Madrid and Paris St Germain and admits a summer departure from Stamford Bridge is possible. “I have one year left in June. If I don’t extend, it (a move)

  • Munster maintain record and ease past Zebre in Parma

    25 November 2018 20:10 3

    Munster maintained their unbeaten record against Guinness PRO14 rivals Zebre with a bonus-point 32-7 victory in Parma. Fineen Wycherley, man-of-the-match Kevin O'Byrne, Ronan O'Mahoney and Rory Scannell all went over for tries to keep Munster in second place behind Glasgow in Conference A. Munster opened up a 14-0 lead inside half an hour as second row Wycherley

  • Connacht claim bonus-point win at Southern Kings

    25 November 2018 20:07 1

    Connacht won only their second away match of the season with a 31-14 PRO14 victory over Southern Kings. A bonus-point triumph in Port Elizabeth was achieved courtesy of tries by Cian Kelleher, Matt Healy, Paul Boyle and a penalty try, with Jack Carty kicking two conversions and a penalty and David Horwitz adding a conversion. Masixole Banda and Ntabeni

  • Stunning second-half display earns Connacht club title for Corofin

    25 November 2018 16:21 4

    A stunning second-half display from Corofin earned the reigning All-Ireland club champions a third provincial championship title in a row this afternoon. The Galway side overturned a half-time deficit of three points to blitz Ballintubber after the restart and run out comprehensive winners of their ninth Connacht club crown. The Mayo champions had deservedly

  • Johnny Sexton's 'lucky boots' to be auctioned to raise funds for seriously ill girl

    25 November 2018 11:09 2

    A pair of rugby boots worn by Ireland star Johnny Sexton are being auctioned to raise funds for a seriously ill girl. These are his lucky boots worn by him when the Irish rugby team won the Grand Slam, the Pro14 and the Champions Cup. The outhalf was never been beaten in these boots and could become the first Irishman in 17 years to be crowned World

  • VIDEO: Copa Libertadores final delayed after Boca bus attacked by rival fans

    24 November 2018 21:15

    The second leg of the Copa Libertadores final between Buenos Aires rivals River Plate and Boca Juniors has been delayed after River fans attacked the Boca bus as it arrived at the stadium. Television footage showed River supporters hurling objects at the bus as it made its way to the El Monumental stadium ahead of tonight’s second leg. According to reports

  • 'Broad support' for second-tier Gaelic football championship

    24 November 2018 17:15

    The GAA says there is 'broad support' for the introduction of a second-tier Gaelic football championship. It has been agreed that potential formats will now be discussed at a meeting in January ahead of a motion proceeding to Congress a month later. Today's Ard Chomhairle meeting at Croke Park also gave the green light to four experimental rules, relating

  • O'Shea stars as St Brendan’s ease to Corn Ui Mhuiri win over Clonakilty

    23 November 2018 17:19 3

    St Brendan’s College Killarney eased into the Corn Uí Mhuirí quarter-finals with a facile 23-point victory over Clonakilty Community College at Millstreet. The game was over as a contest by halftime when the Kerry side led 0-8 to 0-3 having played against the elements. 2018 All-Ireland winning Kerry minor captain Paul O’Shea was a different class hitting

  • Boost for Munster as Conor Murray set for return from injury lay-off

    23 November 2018 12:30 2

    The star scrum-half has been named on the bench for Sunday's Pro 14 match against Zebre in Italy. Murray has been struggling with a troublesome neck injury since Ireland's Summer Tour to Australia. Chris Farrell and Conor Oliver also return to the match-day squad, while Ronan O'Mahony will make his first appearance of the season on the wing. Farrell

  • Forty year bans for Mullingar Town players who assaulted referee

    23 November 2018 10:28 1

    The footballers who were involved in an incident where a referee was assaulted and hospitalised have been suspended by the Combined Counties Football League. A former Mullingar player, who was already suspended for a previous incident but attended this game as a spectator, was banned from all football activity for life while three players involved in the assault