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Colm Collins is in his fourth year as Clare football manager. He is also on his fourth coach, leading the man himself to quip: “I must be very difficult to get on with”.
The 62-year-old, who only took charge at Selhurst Park on December 23, guided the Eagles to safety on May 14 following a 4-0 defeat of Hull, who were relegated as a result.
Pat Spillane admits he made an error in condemning Tyrone for playing “puke football” in beating Kerry on their way to winning the 2003 All-Ireland title.
Leitrim star Emlyn Mulligan has stressed the need for a tiered All-Ireland football championship to make the game more appealing to players from developing counties.
The An Post Rás burst into life yesterday as an Irish rider landed a first stage win of the week and the race for the yellow jersey was blown wide open.
Every schoolkid dreams of playing for their club, their county, or their country. Few are still wearing the uniform when that dream comes true, but Luke Meade was.
It is one of the great ironies of football, but also a tribute to the pragmatism of Jose Mourinho, that the Europa League, a competition once much derided by Manchester United fans from their heady pe
‘I guess it’s all about pressure. I know pressure and understand there are big moments in a game,’ says Munster director of rugby Rassie Erasmus.
Ireland star Robbie Henshaw will be armed with words of wisdom from former Lions captain Brian O’Driscoll when he heads to New Zealand next week.
Ajax’s first professional coach was Wicklow native John Kirwan, who allegedly played a key role in choosing the club’s iconic white shirt with a red vertical strip.
Paul Kennedy is in line for his biggest team challenge to date when Ireland take on seven opponents in Friday’s important Division 1 Nations Cup of Italy in Rome.
James Cooney was the star of the Munster Junior A action last weekend, beating Michael Murphy by three bowls after a scintillating 10 shot salvo at Whitechurch on Sunday.
Logan Forsythe doubled in a run in the 13th inning to lift the Los Angeles Dodgers over the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 after a stellar duel between starters Clayton Kershaw and Lance Lynn
The trio were shooting on the sets of TKSS for a brief comedy tadka before Shikhar and Hardik fly to England for Champions Trophy participation.
Michigan defensive lineman Rashan Gary, Florida State defensive end Josh Sweat or Alabama linebacker Rashaan Evans could be college football's breakout defensive players this season
Before a few hundred fans, the one-time Cy Young candidate tried to salvage his career, but allowed two homers in two-plus innings             
Stones, Molotov cocktails and flares were thrown, garbage bins and traffic lights were set on fire and shop windows were smashed during clashes between AEL and Apollon fans on Tuesday night at Enaeri
His side has suffered back-to-back defeats where they have leaked 30 points or more, but Warriors coach Stephen Kearney refuses to swing the selection axe.
MANILA, Philippines – Justine Fortune, Manny Pacquiao’s Australian strength and conditioning coach, is confident that his countrymen will pack the stadium on
The Local Organising Committee of the South American Juniors track and field championships which will be held here next month yesterday said that everything was in place for a successful championships
Guyana’s leading youth and sports organization, the Rose Hall Town Youth and Sports Club, will stage a special T20 cricket tournament in honour of its Patron, His Excellency President David Granger’s
(BBC) Sporting events and venues in England are conducting major security reviews after 22 people were killed in an attack at Manchester Arena. The post Sport to conduct security reviews after Manches
The collision brought a hush to Dodger Stadium, a ballpark still reeling from a ninth-inning hiccup that spoiled Clayton Kershaw’s bid for his first shutout of 2017. An inning later, three innings
Ten persons have been appointed Referees Development Officers (RDOs) following a training session on May 20th at the Boardroom of the  Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Secretariat. The post Referees D
HOVE, England, CMC – Outstanding Jofra Archer once again pressed home his all-rounder credentials as he smashed a high class half-century to help Sussex take command of their Division Two County Champ
(Reuters) – San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili walked off the AT&T Center court for perhaps the final time in his brilliant career on Monday, showered with cheers from the home crowd and
Matt Adams singled in the winning run with about 200 fans left in the stands for the ninth inning, lifting the Atlanta Braves over the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 in a game delayed over three hours by rain
PARIS, (Reuters) – Security worries could create a tense atmosphere at the French Open this year after a bomb attack on a British concert hall killed 22 people, French tennis player Lucas Pouill
Craig Anderson stopped 45 shots, Mike Hoffman scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period and the Ottawa Senators beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 Tuesday night to force a decisive Game 7 in
KRASNODAR, Russia,  (Reuters) – Russia’s preparations for hosting the soccer World Cup next year are on track, Russian President Vladimir Putin told the head of world soccer’s governing body, FI
KINGSTON, Jamaica,  CMC – Barbados stunned World number four Jamaica with a pulsating 43-41 victory here Monday night, stealing a 1-1 draw in the three-Test series and registering their first win over
(The Sports Xchange) – Atlanta Hawks All-Star forward Paul Millsap has opted out of his contract for next season to become a free agent this summer, according to multiple reports Monday. The pos
(The Sports Xchange) – Stephen Curry scored 36 points and Kevin Durant added 29 points and 12 rebounds as the Golden State Warriors strolled to a 129-115 win over San Antonio Spurs on Monday to
(Reuters) – England all-rounder Ben Stokes says batting tips from Australia captain and IPL team mate Steve Smith was key to helping him improve as a player following a hugely successful debut s
The Georgetown Softball Cricket League Inc (GSCL Inc.) is set to host its annual Independence Cup T20 softball competition this Friday at the Everest Cricket Club Ground. The post Independence T20 Sof
MELBOURNE,  (Reuters) – Australia’s cricket board gambled that greed would motivate top players into accepting a pay offer and while that bet has backfired the parties are likely to thrash out a
PARIS, (Reuters) – French anti-corruption police searched the homes of Paris Saint-Germain footballers Angel Di Maria and Javier Pastore as well as the club’s offices yesterday as part of an inv
MADRID,  (Reuters) – Former Barcelona football club president Sandro Rosell was arrested yesterday as part of an investigation into money laundering, a Spanish police spokesman said. The post Sp
Kyrie Irving took over in the second half and finished with 42 points, LeBron James added 34 and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved within one win of an almost inevitable third date in the NBA Finals with
(Reuters) – England pace spearhead James Anderson faces a battle to be fit for the opening test against South Africa in July after scans confirmed he had suffered a tear to his right groin when
BRASILIA, (Reuters) – Brazilian police yesterday arrested a presidential aide and two ex-governors as part of an investigation into the 2014 World Cup’s most expensive stadium, another black eye
South Sydney are not concerned with their preparation heading into the clash with the Eels on Friday night despite a five-day turnaround after their last game.
It was also revealed that The Indian cricket board (BCCI) will be sending two selectors to England for the tournament, who most likely will be MSK Prasad and Devang Gandhi.
Claudio Ranieri is eager to return to management and revealed he would lead another team in England after being sacked by his previous club Leicester in February this year.
Bivens had off-season Tommy John surgery, and hit .267 this season after hitting .319 and .356 the previous two years, but does have 22 steals             
Natalie Gennuso of Las Vegas High scored on a 23-yard touchdown reception with 32.3 seconds left to give the Sunrise Region a 26-20 victory over the Sunset Region in the Class 4A flag football all-sta
Recently-crowned league champions Apoel face current cup holders Apollon in Wednesday’s Cypriot Cup final at the GSP Stadium. The two sides have shared the last four Cypriot Cups between them and are
Mumbai, May 24: Former India pacer and captain of the Delhi Daredevils franchise Zaheer Khan officially got engaged to Bollywood actress Sagarika Ghatge here on Tuesday (May 23). (Zaheer Khan gets eng
Mumbai, May 24: Former India pacer and captain of the Delhi Daredevils franchise Zaheer Khan officially got engaged to Bollywood actress Sagarika Ghatge here on Tuesday (May 23). (Zaheer Khan gets eng
If the Houston Astros represent a bona fide playoff contender, then the Tigers aren’t even in the conversation.             
United cancelled their own pre-match press conference, with their only public appearance a solemn walk around the Friends Arena pitch as evening descended over the Swedish capital on Tuesday.
Steven Matz struggled through four innings in his first Triple-A rehab start, and the 51s gave up a season high in runs in a 14-3 road loss to the Round Rock Express on Tuesday.
London, May 24: Eoin Morgan is hoping the return of three key players from the Indian Premier League (IPL) will help England defeat top-ranked South Africa in their upcoming one-day international seri
Reigning IndyCar Series champion Pagenaud played into the buildup of the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix on Tuesday.             
Manchester United and Ajax will both have a chance to burnish their proud European traditions and finish the season on a high note as they meet in the final of the Europa League in Stockholm on Wedne
Offense continues to struggle, as Mikie Mahtook's late homer provides only punch; Alex Wilson takes blame for costly error             
The American wrestlers Kyle Snyder and Helen Maroulis and the beach volleyball star Kerri Walsh Jennings are among at least 100 athletes with damaged medals.
Ladies and gentlemen, it seems we can announce the winner of the 24th season of "Dancing with the Stars." Yes, that's right. Although the cast was just revealed Wednesday mo
Mike Hoffman scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period to give the Ottawa Senators a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night and force a decisive Game 7 in the Eastern Co
Sloppy defense, an ineffective bullpen and an inability to hit with runners in scoring position cost top-seeded UCF during its opening game in the American Athletic Conference Tournament. No. 8 East C
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