2012

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21 Dec 2012
Online Video: Katie Taylor refocuses after winning gold in London
 
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21 Dec 2012
Online Video: Step into the ring. Feel the fear
 
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21 Dec 2012
Online Video: Pete Taylor on his unique training regime
 
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21 Dec 2012
A micro-site has been developed to provide an ongoing journal of Ireland's elite athletes. The hard work, the highs and lows. Unvarnished and authentic
 
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21 Dec 2012
Triathlon Ireland aim to qualify four triathletes for Rio 2016
 
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21 Dec 2012
2012 sees Meath Local Sports Partnership (Meath LSP) celebrate 10 years of developing sport and physical activity in County Meath.
 
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20 Dec 2012
Olympian Maeve Kyle given Lifetime Achievement Award for her outstanding achievements in Athletics
 
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20 Dec 2012
Kieran Mulvey, Chairman, Irish Sports Council at The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council Sportswoman of the Year Awards
 
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17 Dec 2012
Horse Sport Ireland will celebrate an outstanding equestrian year with a recognition awards ceremony in Croke Park today (Monday). The awards will be presented by Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Leo Varadkar TD.
 
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17 Dec 2012
Irish cricket has received another tremendous boost with the news that it has been appointed by the International Cricket Council to host the ICC Women's World Twenty20 Global Qualifier next year.
 
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16 Dec 2012
Barry Murphy has finished 10th overall in the 50m Breaststroke semi-final at the World Short Course Swimming Championships in Istanbul, Turkey.
 
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14 Dec 2012
Barry Murphy has this morning qualified for a Semi-Final spot at the World Short Course Swimming Championships in Istanbul.
 
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12 Dec 2012
Revamped membership scheme includes the chance to become a Cricket Ireland Season Ticket Holder.
 
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12 Dec 2012
Jim Leacy from the Republic of Ireland has been elected as President of the International Billiards and Snooker Federation (IBSF) at the Annual General Meeting in Sofia, Bulgaria.
 
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12 Dec 2012
Irish Swimmer, Sycerika McMahonh as today been named The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council 'Sportswoman of the Month' for November.
 
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11 Dec 2012
Barry Murphy will be Ireland's sole competitor at the World Short Course Swimming Championships in Turkey this week.
 
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11 Dec 2012
RTE Sport, in association with the Irish Sports Council announced the shortlist for the Sports Person of the Year Award, the Sports Team of the Year Award and the Sports Manager of the Year Award.
 
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9 Dec 2012
Dubliner Scott Evans won the men's singles at the Carlton Irish Badminton Open today (Sun) at Baldoyle - a first home victory in this competition for almost forty years.
 
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9 Dec 2012
Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC) successfully retained her European Cross Country title in Budapest on Sunday 9th of December.
 
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9 Dec 2012
Top seeds Scott Evans and Chloe Magee are both through to tomorrow's (Sun) singles finals at the Carlton Irish Open in Baldoyle.
 
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7 Dec 2012
Scott Evans and Chloe Magee both comfortably won their opening round matches at the Carlton Irish Badminton Open in Baldoyle this morning.
 
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7 Dec 2012
Cricket Ireland became the first Member of the ICC to finalise a Targeted Assistance and Performance Programme ("TAPP") agreement this week in Dubai, guaranteeing a significant increase in the performance support that will be provided through to 2015.
 
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7 Dec 2012
Alannah Stephenson was the only home player to emerge from yesterdays qualifying tournament at the Carlton Irish Open in Baldoyle, Dublin.
 
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5 Dec 2012
The 2012 SPAR European Cross Country Championships take place this Sunday, the 9th of December in Budapest, Hungary.
 
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4 Dec 2012
Phil Simmons is confident Ireland's cricketers can record another famous victory over their closest neighbours when they do battle with England on Tuesday September 3rd.
 
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4 Dec 2012
For the sixth time, Ireland will be hosting this weekend an FIE (International Fencing Federation) Satellite Competition at Mens Epee at UCD Sports Centre, Belfield.
 
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3 Dec 2012
Riding on the wave of enthusiasm following on from the London Olympic Games and a bronze medal at the Junior World Championships by Con Doherty, Sunday's junior talent identification day was a record breaking affair.
 
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3 Dec 2012
Peter Caruth grabbed a dramatic golden goal in extra time to hand Andrew Meredith's Green Machine a deserved Bronze Medal following a determined and battling performance at Champions Challenge 1 in Argentina.
 
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3 Dec 2012
Sycerika McMahon set another Irish Senior Record when she was back in action on the final day of competition at the Irish Short Course Swimming Championships in Lisburn
 
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3 Dec 2012
Thirty-six year-old Denis Lynch came within an eight of a second of claiming a bumper 99,000 euro victory at the Gucci Grand Prix at Paris
 
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3 Dec 2012
Athlone's Brendan Gibbons kicked off proceedings on Day 2 of the Irish SC National Championships in Lisburn by setting a new Irish Junior Record in the Final of the Men's 1500m Freestyle.
 
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3 Dec 2012
Following her European success last week, Sycerika McMahon picked up five Irish titles on Day 1 of the Irish Short Course National Championships in Lisburn.
 
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30 Nov 2012
Ireland's Green Machine marched into the Champions Challenge 1 Semi-Final in Quilmes, Argentina today with a convincing 4-0 Quarter Final win over European neighbours Poland.
 
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30 Nov 2012
Keep up to date with the latest badminton news, member offers and competitions by downloading the new Badminton Ireland mobile app.
 
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23 Nov 2012
Sycerika McMahon has continued her good form on Day 2 of the European SC Swimming Championships in Chartres.
 
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23 Nov 2012
Ireland's Sycerika McMahon has claimed a Bronze medal at the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Chartres, France.
 
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23 Nov 2012
The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. John Buttimer, acknowledged the achievements of the victorious AGA Khan Trophy winning showjumping team
 
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22 Nov 2012
It was a strong start for the Irish on Day 1 of the 2012 European Short Course Swimming Championships as action got underway at L'Odyssee in Chartres, France
 
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21 Nov 2012
International flotilla to sail to Irish ports as part of unique partnership between Irish Sailing Association and Gathering Ireland
 
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21 Nov 2012
Irish Hockey is delighted to announce Darren Smith as new Ireland Women's National Coach.
 
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21 Nov 2012
Irelands top ranked triathlete Aileen Reid, formally Aileen Morrison will be changing more than just her surname for 2013 and beyond.
 
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21 Nov 2012
ICC announces fifth round details of Pepsi ICC WCL Championship and Intercontinental Cup matches
 
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21 Nov 2012
Craig Breen brings his 2013 season to a close next weekend when he competes on the Rallye du Var, Nov 23-25.
 
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21 Nov 2012
Cricket Ireland has confirmed that it will play an Australia A side in a four-day contest this summer, with the fixture pencilled in for 14-17 June.
 
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20 Nov 2012
The Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Michael Ring, TD, acknowledged the major contribution played by Irish sports 500,000 volunteers as he presented the National Awards to Volunteers in Irish Sport
 
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20 Nov 2012
Olympians Barry Murphy (Aer Lingus SC & NAC HPC) and Sycerika McMahon (Leander ASC) will lead Ireland's team of ten swimmers to compete at the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Chartres, France this week.
 
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19 Nov 2012
This weekend the Irish Para Badminton Championships too place in Lisburn Rackets Club, Lisburn.
 
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19 Nov 2012
Rob Heffernan (Togher AC) was named as the Athlete of the Year at the National Athletics Awards
 
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19 Nov 2012
Paul Stirling has been named as Ireland's RSA International Men's Player of the Year at the inaugural RSA Cricket Ireland Awards.
 
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16 Nov 2012
Ireland's Senior Men's Hockey squad fly out early on Sunday morning to prepare for their participation in Champions Challenge 1 in Argentina
 
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16 Nov 2012
The first programme in the new series of Tracks and Trails will be transmitted on RTE 1 on Friday 16th of November at 7.30pm.
 
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16 Nov 2012
The Irish Sports Council today published a review into the future of the International Carding Scheme, the programme which provides grant payments directly to high performance athletes.
 
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16 Nov 2012
This weekend Cycling Ireland start their 2012-2013 Track Campaign with a strong 3 person team.
 
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15 Nov 2012
Swim Ireland, in conjunction with Kingfisher Club and NUI Galway launched its new Performance Centre on Wednesday 14th November at the Kingfisher Club, Galway
 
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15 Nov 2012
John Twomey Elected President of the International Association for Disabled Sailing
 
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15 Nov 2012
A record total of 265 players from 26 nations have entered the Irish Badminton Open taking place at Baldoyle Badminton Centre from December 6-9.
 
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14 Nov 2012
Cork Ladies Football Captain, Rena Buckley has today been named The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council 'Sportswoman of the Month' for October.
 
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14 Nov 2012
Pentathlon Ireland invite you to come & try two events that make up Ireland's newest Olympic sport; modern pentathlon. Taster Training for Epee fencing and Pistol shooting are open to all. No previous experience necessary.
 
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13 Nov 2012
The three finalists for this year's Motorsport Ireland Young Racing Driver of the Year have been announced.
 
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12 Nov 2012
Phil Simmons has been in charge of the Ireland cricket team since March 2007 - 172 games in total.
 
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12 Nov 2012
With 32 countries represented by over 200 Riders, the entry level to these World Championships attracted the very best athletes in the sport of Cable Wakeboard.
 
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12 Nov 2012
Second year professional Conor Murphy recorded his second ITU Continental Cup win over the weekend at the Agadir ITU African Cup in Morocco.
 
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12 Nov 2012
Irish Rally driver, Craig Breen has clinched the SWRC (Super 2000 World Rally Championship) in heroic style today on the final day of World Rally Spain.
 
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12 Nov 2012
Defending European Cross Country Champion Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC) placed fourth at the IAAF Cross Country International in Burgos, Spain
 
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12 Nov 2012
Irish National Men's Coach Andrew Meredith has today announced his squad for the upcoming Champions Challenge I set for Quilmes, Argentina from 24 November
 
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8 Nov 2012
Reigning European Cross Country Champion Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC) will lead a strong Irish challenge at this weekend's IAAF Cross Country International in Burgos, Spain.
 
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8 Nov 2012
The Junior Irish Open took place at the weekend (Nov 2-4, 2012) and there were some stunning results for Irish bowlers.
 
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7 Nov 2012
The Ceremony Took Place in the Mansion House, Dublin as part of the ISAF Conference 2012
 
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7 Nov 2012
The quarter finals of the men's Irish senior cup takes place this Saturday November 10th before there is quite a break with the semi-finals taking place in March 2013
 
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6 Nov 2012
The Triathlon Ireland talent identification programme has the goal of locating talented junior athletes between the ages of 14 and 23 and developing them to their full potential in the sport of triathlon.
 
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6 Nov 2012
Building on the success of Pentathlon Ireland's Olympic results, Pentathlon Ireland hosted a training camp to introduce pony club athletes to the sport of modern pentathlon.
 
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6 Nov 2012
His Majesty King Constantine of Greece to Present the Accolades
 
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6 Nov 2012
With the International Olympic Committee (IOC) currently reviewing all eight new sports contending for a place in the 2020 Olympic Games
 
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5 Nov 2012
The Irish Sports Council hosted a Code of Ethics and Good Practice for Children's Sport Information Day at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Blanchardstown, Dublin today.
 
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5 Nov 2012
A Programme of LIT and Thurles European Town of Sport
 
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5 Nov 2012
Olympic badminton player Tom Reidy was in Dublin this week coaching at Badminton Ireland's High Performance Centre in Marino College, Dublin.
 
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3 Nov 2012
Triathlon Ireland's annual awards dinner takes place in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday 3rd November from 6pm.
 
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2 Nov 2012
The Team Ireland Golf Trust scheme, which was established to assist Irish professional golfers in the early stages of their careers, is now inviting applications for funding for 2013.
 
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1 Nov 2012
Jonathan Dolan has bowed out of the World Junior Badminton Championships in Chiba, Japan after losing to top seed Viktor Axelsen from Denmark in straight sets early this morning
 
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1 Nov 2012
Pentathlon Ireland invite you to come & try two events that make up Ireland's newest Olympic sport; modern pentathlon.
 
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30 Oct 2012
Ireland's National Men's side was today named for the upcoming training camp set for the 5th - 9th November in Pinoke, (Amstleveem), Holland.
 
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30 Oct 2012
On the 1st of November the Irish Sailing Association (ISA) will welcome over 700 of the international sailing fraternity's key decision makers from around the globe to Dun Laoghaire
 
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30 Oct 2012
Irish No 1 junior Jonathan Dolan will play Ros Leonard Pedrosa of the Philippines in his first match at the World Junior Badminton Championships.
 
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26 Oct 2012
Cricket Ireland have revealed the four short-listed candidates for the O' Neills Club Player of the Year Award.
 
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25 Oct 2012
Ireland's top mixed pair Chloe Magee and Sam Magee kicked of their season with a great start beating the 8th seeds from Singapore at the French Super Series
 
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25 Oct 2012
Cable Wakeboard is seen as a hot contender for inclusion in the 2020 Olympic Games. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is in the process of examining a total of eight contending sports.
 
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25 Oct 2012
Irish Hockey is delighted to announce Andrew Meredith as the National Men's Hockey Coach.
 
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25 Oct 2012
From November 2012 the National Aquatic Centre (NAC) in partnership with Swim Ireland and the NAC Swim Club, are delighted to introduce a new Swimming Pathway.
 
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21 Oct 2012
Meath's Gerard Clarke won the two-star Grand Prix at 's-Gravenwezel in Belgium tonight (Sunday) on the Irish Sport Horse Ardragh Stein, with fellow Irish rider Sven Hadley picking up a fifth place on Adelgonde Z.
 
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21 Oct 2012
In what is another first for triathlon in Ireland, Mayo youngster Con Doherty has claimed a bronze medal, earning his way onto the podium at the ITU Junior Championships in Auckland
 
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21 Oct 2012
Aileen Morrison got off to the perfect start in the ITU Grand Final in Auckland during the early hours of Saturday morning.
 
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18 Oct 2012
An exciting new initiative has been launched by Clare Sports Partnership, in conjunction with Clare GAA, Clare District Soccer League, Munster Rugby, Clare Camogie, Clare Ladies Football, Clare Athletics and Coaching Ireland.
 
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17 Oct 2012
Aileen Morrison will look to finish off her season in style at the ITU Grand Final in Auckland this weekend.
 
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17 Oct 2012
George Dockrell, Ed Joyce and Paul Stirling will once again battle it out for a major award after being named today on a shortlist of three for the RSA International Men's Player of the Year
 
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15 Oct 2012
A strong triathlon team represented Ireland at the Ironman World Championships in Kona over the weekend.
 
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15 Oct 2012
Craig Breen made a successful return to the IRC over the weekend by claiming 6th overall on Rallye Sanremo.
 
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14 Oct 2012
The 2012 Fyffes Irish Future Series kicked off in Baldoyle badminton Centre and with player's travelling from all round Europe it is set to be a very exciting few day's in the Countries Capital City.
 
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12 Oct 2012
Irelands Scott Evan's has secured a quarter-final of the Dutch Open 2012. Scott beat German player Ari Trisnanto in the Last round of 64 followed by Marcel Reuter of Germany in the last round of 32.
 
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12 Oct 2012
Oslo in Norway this weekend hosts the first round of the 2012/2013 season of the FEI Rolex World Cup, which will feature hotly contested competitions in 12 European venues before the Grand Final at Gothenburg in Sweden next April.
 
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10 Oct 2012
Wexford Camogie Captain, Ursula Jacob has today been named The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council 'Sportswoman of the Month' for September.
 
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9 Oct 2012
On Saturday October 13th the 'Olympic Games' of Long Distance triathlon will take place when the Ironman World Championships kicks off in Kona, Hawaii.
 
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9 Oct 2012
Women will take over the courts for this week's Fyffes Irish Future Series tournament in Baldoyle, Dublin (October 10-14)
 
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9 Oct 2012
Irish Deaf Golf Union has announced the Irish team for the forthcoming 9th World Deaf Golf Championship, which is being held in TSU, Japan from 8th to 12th October 2012.
 
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8 Oct 2012
With Cable Wakeboard now shortlisted for inclusion in the 2020 Olympic Games, global growth of these low cost Wakeboard facilities continues to accelerate.
 
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8 Oct 2012
The fifth annual National Trails Day took place across the country today and organisers have hailed it as the most popular National Trails Day ever as record numbers turned up to participate in the free events.
 
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8 Oct 2012
On World Rallye de France the penultimate SWRC event of the season, Craig Breen has pulled off an incredible victory to now lead the championship going into the final round next month in Spain.
 
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8 Oct 2012
2012 Olympic sailor Peter O'Leary has won Ireland's most prestigious sailing championship; the ISA (Irish Sailing Association) All Ireland Sailing Championship.
 
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8 Oct 2012
Today saw the announcement of a major Paralympic Talent Search event to be held later next week.
 
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8 Oct 2012
Ireland played Scotland in the battle of the bronze medal match today in UCD in the final day of the FIH Champions Challenge I clinching the medal position in dramatic style and a 4-3 win with a shootout.
 
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8 Oct 2012
Paul Pollock (Annadale Striders) produced a magnificent performance to finish 34th at the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in Kavarna, Bulgaria.
 
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8 Oct 2012
Thursday 11th October see's the start of the Irish Future Series event in Baldoyle, Dublin.
 
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5 Oct 2012
Peter Eakin, Tyrone Kane and Jack Tector are the three players short-listed in the International Junior Player of the Year category for the inaugural RSA Cricket Ireland Awards
 
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5 Oct 2012
Ireland took on Belgium today in the quarter finals of the FIH Champions Challenge I and pushed through to the semi finals in dramatic style, with a goal in the final seconds of extra time.
 
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4 Oct 2012
Pentathlon Ireland invite you to come & try two events that make up Ireland's newest Olympic sport; modern pentathlon.
 
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4 Oct 2012
European Athletics has confirmed the teams which will take part in the European Team Championships 1st League in the Morton Stadium, Dublin on June 22-23, 2013.
 
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4 Oct 2012
Minister of State for Tourism & Sport Michael Ring has approved grants of €2.6 million to allow 22 national sports bodies to buy new equipment, boost participation in sport and improve performance.
 
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3 Oct 2012
Olympic bronze medallist Cian O'Connor today (Wednesday) became the first non-Chinese competitor ever to win Beijing's World Cup show jumping class.
 
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3 Oct 2012
Paul Pollock (Annadale Striders AC) will represent Ireland at the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships on Saturday 6th of October.
 
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3 Oct 2012
The Irish Institute of Sport is delighted to announce that the high performance coaching team in the Irish Amateur Boxing Association have completed a knowledge exchange seminar with a top boxing professor from Russia.
 
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3 Oct 2012
Ireland played in their final pool match against the USA losing out 3-1 seeing them through to the quarters to play against Belgium on Thursday at 6pm.
 
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2 Oct 2012
Frank Egan, Chris Egan and Michael Carty, athletes affiliated to the Irish Tug of War Association have committed an anti-doping rule violation. A prohibited substance, namely methylhexaneamine (MHA), was found in samples of urine given by each of them during in-competition testing in July in New Ross.
 
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2 Oct 2012
The Ireland Men's Deaf Football team qualified for next summer's Deaflympics in Bulgaria with a shock victory over a hotly fancied German team in Hannover today.
 
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30 Sep 2012
Aileen Morrison was back racing at the top level at the Yokohama World Triathlon Series in the early hour of Saturday morning.
 
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28 Sep 2012
The Ireland's Men's Deaf Football team travel to Germany this weekend for a Deaflympics qualifying tie in an attempt to win through to the 2013 Summer Deaflympics Games in Bulgaria.
 
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28 Sep 2012
Aileen Morrison will line up for the Yokohama leg of the World Triathlon Series which gets underway during the early hours of the morning.
 
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28 Sep 2012
Olympic show jumping Bronze Medallist Cian O'Connor is competing at the FEI International Show in Beijing this week.
 
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27 Sep 2012
The World Breeding Championships for Young Horses at Lanaken in Belgium will be the focus of equestrian action this weekend, with Irish horses and riders competing in the five, six and seven year-old classes.
 
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27 Sep 2012
Ireland's most prestigious annual national sailing event, the ISA All Ireland Sailing Championship, will take place from Friday the 5th to Sunday the 7th of October in Lough Derg Yacht Club in Nenagh, Co. Tipperary.
 
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27 Sep 2012
Dublin will play host to the FIH Champions Challenge I for the second successive year after a spectacular event in 2011 ended with Japan just edging out USA, coming from behind to claim a thrilling 3-2 victory.
 
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26 Sep 2012
The Minister for Arts, Heritage and Gaeltacht Jimmy Deenihan T.D launched the fifth all- Ireland National Trails Day which will take place on Sunday 7th October.
 
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24 Sep 2012
Cork sailor Fionn Lyden has won the prestigious ISA Junior All Ireland Sailing Championship with style.
 
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23 Sep 2012
Ireland took on the Hockeyroos earlier today in a warm up game to the FIH Champions Challenge I which commences on Saturday 29th in UCD
 
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23 Sep 2012
Tipperary-born Shane Breen this afternoon (Sunday) racked up his second win at the five-star show in Barcelona, Spain with a victory in the big speed class aboard the bay mare Ominerale Courcelle.
 
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22 Sep 2012
The ISA Junior All Ireland Sailing Championship got under way today in Schull, Co. Cork.
 
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21 Sep 2012
Irish Hockey have today announced Mike Heskin as their new Chief Executive.
 
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20 Sep 2012
This past weekend saw Ireland's finest male and female bowlers overcome the best of the United Kingdom and the Channel Islands in Leisureplex Tallaght to win the Adult Triple Crown.
 
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20 Sep 2012
The Irish Hockey Association has today announced the shortlists for the various categories for the 2011 / 2012 Irish Hockey Awards
 
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20 Sep 2012
Ireland's most prestigious junior sailing event, the ISA (Irish Sailing Association) Junior All Ireland Sailing Championship, will take place on the 22nd and 23rd of October at the Fastnet Marine OEC in Schull, Co. Cork
 
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20 Sep 2012
Two big five-star shows dominate this weekend's equestrian action for Irish riders competing in Europe.
 
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19 Sep 2012
Ireland's latest venture on the global stage gets under way this morning when they take on Australia in the ICC World Twenty20 in Colombo. (Live Sky Sports 11am UK/Ireland)
 
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17 Sep 2012
Ireland produced a stunning fightback to defeat Bangladesh by five runs in their final ICC World Twenty20 warm-up game at Moors Cricket Club in Colombo
 
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1 Sep 2012
Paralympics Day 2 Late Report
 
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31 Aug 2012
Colin Lynch Qualifies for Bronze Medal Ride off/Firth & McGivern Advance to Finals in the Pool
 
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31 Aug 2012
Badminton Ireland are delighted to announce the launch of their new website.
 
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30 Aug 2012
Brown and Shaw Qualify for Bronze Medal Ride Off in the Velodrome/Keane Advances to Tonights 100m Butterfly Final in the Aquatics Centre
 
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30 Aug 2012
Eilish Byrne from Co. Louth, Ireland's first competitor at the 2012 Paralympic Games in any sport, returned a solid score in para equestrian dressage at 9.08 this morning.
 
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29 Aug 2012
60 boats and 200 sailors from 15 countries to descend on Kinsale for The Dragon Gold Cup
 
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29 Aug 2012
The sun shone in Athlone for the HSE Community Games National Finals at the weekend.
 
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28 Aug 2012
Ireland's interim coach Brendon Carolan has announced his squad which will compete at World Hockey League 1 in Cardiff from 7th/9th September.
 
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28 Aug 2012
Clare Shillington will make Irish cricket history today by becoming the first woman to win 100 international caps when Ireland take on Bangladesh at Clontarf.
 
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22 Aug 2012
Interim women's coach Denis Pritchard has announced a panel of 25 players to compete in a 3 match series taking place this coming weekend against Wales
 
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20 Aug 2012
The 2012 tour takes place next weekend, Saturday the 25th August (Family 10k) and Sunday 26th August for the 50k, 100k and 160k events.
 
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20 Aug 2012
Irish junior badminton international Johnny Dolan from Sligo is top of the European rankings after winning a European Junior Circuit event in Bulgaria.
 
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20 Aug 2012
The August National Finals kicked off to an exciting start on Saturday 18th August with plenty of future Olympic Stars taking part
 
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16 Aug 2012
THOUGH clocking up just one victory at the Dublin Horse show Irish riders nevertheless put in strong performances in the three main jumping classes on a rainswept opening day at the RDS grounds.
 
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15 Aug 2012
Peter Connell has been recalled to the Ireland senior squad for the three one-day games against South Africa A which get under way at Strabane on Sunday.
 
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15 Aug 2012
Sailing star Annalise Murphy has today been named The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council 'Sportswoman of the Month' for July, following her outstanding Olympic debut in London
 
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14 Aug 2012
The HSE Community Games August National Finals 2012 will take place this coming weekend
 
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14 Aug 2012
Horse Sport Ireland Chairman Joe Walsh has said that the London Olympics were the most successful ever for Irish equestrian sport.
 
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13 Aug 2012
The ICC European Women's T20 Qualifier gets under way in Bready next week with hosts Ireland, Scotland and The Netherlands battling it out to claim the title.
 
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12 Aug 2012
Ireland's Young Rider team took the silver medal at the European Eventing Championships in Malmo, Sweden today (Sunday)
 
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10 Aug 2012
Horse Sport Ireland has announced the Junior Eventing Squad for the 2012 European Championships in Strzegom Poland on September 6-9.
 
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10 Aug 2012
Trent Johnston returns to the Ireland squad for their four day game against South Africa A which gets under way in Coleraine on Monday
 
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9 Aug 2012
The importance of volunteering in Irish sport has never been more important than in today's difficult economic times when funding for Irish sport is at its most stretched.
 
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9 Aug 2012
Cathal Miller has been selected as the Flag Bearer for the Irish Paralympic Team for the opening ceremony of the London2012 Paralympic Games which will take place in the Olympic Stadium on 29th August.
 
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9 Aug 2012
Irish Young Rider Chef d'Equipe Sally Corscadden has named her team to take part in the Eventing Championships at Malmo in Sweden this weekend.
 
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8 Aug 2012
Ireland's Cian O'Connor and the gelding Blue Loyd took the Olympic Bronze Medal in show jumping this afternoon after a thrilling jump-off.
 
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8 Aug 2012
Cian O'Connor and the gelding Blue Loyd will now compete for Ireland in today's (Wednesday) Olympic show jumping final at Greenwich Park.
 
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7 Aug 2012
Today was the final day of competition for the Irish sailors at the 2012 London Olympics.
 
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7 Aug 2012
Gymnastics Ireland is pleased to announce the launch of the much anticipated Sports Coach Development Programme - GymEDGE
 
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7 Aug 2012
Ireland's first ever male triathlon representative at the Olympic Games, Gavin Noble exceeded all expectations after he came away with a 23rd place finish.
 
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3 Aug 2012
Craig Breen had a very poignant return to World Rallying today in Finland on round five of the Super 2000 World Championship.
 
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3 Aug 2012
Irish eyes will be focused on triathlete Aileen Morrison as she competes in Hyde Park at 9am, Saturday morning.
 
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2 Aug 2012
There was further disappointment for Irish swimmers today as semi-final spots were out of reach for Ireland's final two competitors at this morning's heats at the London Aquatic Centre.
 
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1 Aug 2012
Laser Radial - Annalise Murphy in 1st place, 49er - Ryan Seaton & Matt McGovern in 9th place, Star (Rest Day) - Peter O'Leary & David Burrows remain in 9th place, Laser - James Espey in 45th place
 
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1 Aug 2012
The Football Association of Ireland and the Irish Sports Council jointly announce that the Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel has determined that Shane Grimes of Drogheda United has committed an anti-doping rule violation.
 
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31 Jul 2012
Ireland's Chloe Magee has missed out on a place in the last 16 of the women's singles at the London Olympics after losing to Pi Honyang of France.
 
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31 Jul 2012
Another strong performance by the Irish Olympic sailors today in Weymouth.
 
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31 Jul 2012
Dublin-born Aoife Clark added to Ireland's Eventing success at the Olympics this afternoon (Tuesday) by finishing seventh in the Individual Final.
 
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31 Jul 2012
A superb show jumping display from Ireland 's three remaining riders Aoife Clark, Joseph Murphy and Mark Kyle saw Ireland finish fifth in the team competition at the Olympic games today (Tuesday).
 
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31 Jul 2012
Marcus Swail, Team Ireland's vet at the Olympic Games in Greenwich, said this morning that he wished to clarify the position on Camilla Speirs's horse Portersize Just a Jif, who sustained a fall during the cross country phase of eventing yesterday (Monday).
 
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29 Jul 2012
Ireland's last two Three Day Eventing competitors completed their dressage tests at Greenwich Park Today (Sunday).
 
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29 Jul 2012
After a thirty minute delay sailing got underway for Ireland's Peter O'Leary and David Burrows in the Star class in Weymouth.
 
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29 Jul 2012
On his fourth visit to the World Rally Finland, Craig Breen is set for an emotional return to rallying after the death of his co-driver and best friend Gareth Roberts in June at IRC Targa Florio Rally.
 
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27 Jul 2012
Please note the new schedule for Badminton at the London Olympics
 
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27 Jul 2012
Lisa Kearney has been drawn against Shugen Wu of China when she opens her Olympic judo campaign in London Saturday morning 28th July 9.30am local time.
 
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26 Jul 2012
Ireland's five-strong Three Day Eventing team are now in the final stages of preparation for the the first equestrian competition of the 2012 Olympic Games, which begins on Saturday.
 
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26 Jul 2012
Kieran Mulvey, Chairman of the Irish Sports Council expresses congratulations to Pat Hickey on his successful election to the IOC Executive Board
 
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26 Jul 2012
A full Irish team has been announced in advance of the European Championships which take place in the Netherlands between the 9th and 12th August
 
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24 Jul 2012
Athletics Ireland notes the decision of the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) to select Catriona Cuddihy for the Irish Women's 4x400m relay squad to compete at the London Olympic Games
 
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23 Jul 2012
Irish men's No 1 Scott Evans has drawn reigning world and Olympic champion Lin Dan of China for his opening group match in the men's badminton singles, at London 2012.
 
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23 Jul 2012
Irish riders and horses have enjoyed a weekend of spectacular success, including three European Championship medals, a Nations' Cup victory, several five star wins and a number of top ten Grand Prix placings.
 
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22 Jul 2012
Aileen Morrison had a disappointing showing in her final race before the Olympic Games. Morrison had fond memories of Hamburg after securing Ireland's first ever World Series medal taking bronze here in 2010.
 
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22 Jul 2012
Irelands Under-16 pony eventing team swept to victory today at the European Championships in Fontainebleau, France, increasing the lead they established after dressage on Friday.
 
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21 Jul 2012
68 top male triathletes and close to a quarter of a million spectators lined up for the infamous Hamburg leg of the ITU World Triathlon Series.
 
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21 Jul 2012
A South African badminton team of four has arrived in Lisburn to fine tune their preparations for the London Olympics.