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30 Jul 2015
An action-packed Sunday sees Ireland's best clubs battle it out for top honours at the GloHealth National League Final in Tullamore.
 
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30 Jul 2015
Ireland's swimmers continued their fantastic form at the European Youth Olympic Games in Tbilisi today with Dubliner's Niamh Coyne and Ellen Walshe both in Finals action.
 
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30 Jul 2015
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Mr. Michael Ring TD today announced an investment package of over €2 million in Dormant Accounts Funding for Sport.
 
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27 Jul 2015
Cycling Ireland and the Irish Sports Council jointly announce that the Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel ("the Panel") determined that rider Ciaran Kelly has committed an anti-doping rule violation.
 
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27 Jul 2015
Irish U23's, Russell White and Chris Mintern were in action over the weekend at the U23 European Triathlon Championships in Banyoles, Spain.
 
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27 Jul 2015
The team selected by the Golfing Union of Ireland for the Home Internationals has been announced
 
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27 Jul 2015
As the first day of competition got under way at the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles (LA2015) yesterday, Team Ireland are blazing a trail, winning three medals
 
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21 Jul 2015
Dungarvan will play host to this weekend's Great Stuff Caterers Mini Stages Rally, organised by Imokilly Motor Club.
 
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20 Jul 2015
Irish Sports Council supported driver Jonny McMullan travelled to Castle Combe last weekend for rounds nine and ten of the BRSCC British National Formula Ford 1600 Championship.
 
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19 Jul 2015
Three lifetime best swim from three Irish swimmers tonight.
 
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18 Jul 2015
On the penultimate day of competition at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Glasgow this evening Ireland's Ailbhe Kelly set a new lifetime best of 1:27.24
 
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17 Jul 2015
Three lifetime best swims from Scully, Kelly & Turner.
 
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17 Jul 2015
Robert Splaine, Ireland's show jumping manager, this morning confirmed his team to compete at the German Nations' Cup in Mannheim on Saturday.
 
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16 Jul 2015
Athletics Ireland and the Irish Sports Council jointly announce that the Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel determined that athlete Steven Colvert has committed an anti-doping rule violation.
 
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16 Jul 2015
Ireland's Nicole Turner continued her successful debut at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships by qualifying for her fourth final in as many days.
 
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16 Jul 2015
Irish teenager Nicole Turner swam superbly to finish sixth in the S6 50m Freestyle Final at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Glasgow this evening.
 
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16 Jul 2015
Sam Healy headlined an excellent first day for the Irish team at the 23rd European Junior Athletics Championships by qualifying fourth overall into tomorrow's long jump final with a best of 7.38m.
 
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16 Jul 2015
Ciara Doogan went within two points of Ireland's first medal on day three of the European Track Championships in Athens.
 
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15 Jul 2015
Ireland's cricketers slumped to a shock two wicket loss against a jubilant Papua New Guinea side at Stormont in their latest T20 World Cup Qualifying game.
 
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15 Jul 2015
Josie Knight and Michael O'Loughlin were the standout performers for the Irish squad on Day Two of the European Track Championships in Athens, Greece today.
 
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15 Jul 2015
Both of Ireland's swimmers in action tonight at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Glasgow finished sixth in their respective finals.
 
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14 Jul 2015
Breen, who holds a 21 point advantage in the series in his Peugeot 208 T16 will be keen to secure more points after a non finish on the previous round of the championship in Belgium.
 
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14 Jul 2015
Irish swimmers Ellen Keane and Nicole Turner both swam lifetime bests in the morning heats of their respective 100m breaststroke at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships.
 
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14 Jul 2015
As part of the European Week of Sport, The Irish Sports Council, The Camogie Association and Cycling Ireland are delighted to announce a joint initiative to encourage Camogie Clubs to take part in the Great Dublin Bike Ride.
 
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13 Jul 2015
On the opening day of the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Glasgow this morning Ireland's Darragh McDonald swam a season's best time of 5:11.26 to win the first heat of the S6 400m Freestyle.
 
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13 Jul 2015
Visiting riders scooped many of the the major medals in the Dublin Track Cycling International at Eamonn Ceannt Stadium this weekend as Caroline Ryan reduced the track record for the 3km Pursuit on her way to the gold medal.
 
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13 Jul 2015
Alan O'Regan, riding his mother Frances' Guidam (SF) gelding, Liberation (ISH), were victorious in the 7 Year Old Final of the sixth leg of the Irish Sport Horse Studbook Showjumping Series at Cork Summer Show.
 
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13 Jul 2015
Irelands seamers dismantled Nepal for just 53 - the second lowest total in T20 internationals - as they recorded a comprehensive eight wickets win at Stormont.
 
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13 Jul 2015
Nicole Turner Fifth in World Championship 400m Freestyle Final.
 
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12 Jul 2015
World University Games Wrap-Up.
 
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12 Jul 2015
Second place for Donagh Kelly and Kevin Flanagan in yesterday's McCormack Opel/Sligo Park Hotel Stages Rally was enough to clinch their first Triton Showers National Rally Championship.
 
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12 Jul 2015
Close to a thousand young athletes contested the GloHealth National Juvenile Championships taking place in Tullamore on Sunday, 12th of July.
 
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12 Jul 2015
John Mooney's superb all-round display ensured Ireland survived a scare against USA at Stormont on Sunday.
 
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11 Jul 2015
In what has already been a successful weekend for Irish show jumpers, Cian O’Connor added to the prize haul by snatching the world-famous Falsterbo Derby in Sweden this afternoon.
 
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11 Jul 2015
Bryan Keane battled to a 21st place finish at the European Championships in Geneva today finishing in a time of 1:57:27.
 
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11 Jul 2015
Day two of the GloHealth National Juvenile Track and Field Championships took place in Tullamore on Saturday, 11th of July.
 
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11 Jul 2015
Adam McMullen Makes the World University Games Final in the Long Jump.
 
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10 Jul 2015
Mark English & Karl Griffin Advance on day two of the European Athletics U23 Championships
 
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10 Jul 2015
Fiona Doyle has won her second medal at the World University Games in South Korea clinching Silver in the 50m Breaststroke Final.
 
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10 Jul 2015
Irelands former world champion show jumper Dermott Lennon claimed the top spot in today’s speed class at the five-star show in Falsterbo, Sweden.
 
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10 Jul 2015
Kevin Batt (Adams State University) was the final Irish athlete in action at the World University Games today as he contested the 5,000m heats.
 
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10 Jul 2015
Ireland began their World T20 Qualifying campaign with a convincing 7-wicket win over Namibia in Group “A” at Stormont on Friday.
 
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9 Jul 2015
Horse Sport Ireland has confirmed the Gain Horse Feeds Pony Show Jumping squad for the 2015 European Championships in Malmo, Sweden from the 5th - 9th August.
 
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9 Jul 2015
Thomas Barr (University of Limerick) & Ciara Everard (UCD AC) Qualify for the Finals at the World University Games in South Korea.
 
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9 Jul 2015
The Irish Times/Irish Sports Council Sportswoman Award for June 2015: Katie Taylor
 
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8 Jul 2015
Ireland's show jumping team manager Robert Splaine has announced that Darragh Kenny's horse Imothep will not be available to the Irish squad competing in the European Show Jumping Championships .
 
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8 Jul 2015
Bryan Keane is set to lead the Irish challenge at the European Triathlon Championships in Geneva this weekend
 
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7 Jul 2015
Graham Shaw, who recently took over as head coach of Ireland's senior women's hockey team, has announced the squad that will compete at the Eurohockey Championships ΙΙ in Prague.
 
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7 Jul 2015
Ireland's T20 World Cup qualifying preparations were further disrupted following the abandonment of their match with Oman at Stormont at the half-way stage.
 
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3 Jul 2015
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Michael Ring TD, today launched The Irish Sports Council, Report of Participation in Sport by Adults in Mayo & Sligo.
 
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2 Jul 2015
Nature and Sports Euro'meet 2015 will take place in Newcastle, County Down, September 30th-October 2nd.
 
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1 Jul 2015
At a recent meeting of all the clubs and organisations affiliated to Motorsport Ireland, the National Governing Body officially appointed Art McCarrick as the first Sport Development Officer as part of their strategic plan for Irish motorsport.
 
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1 Jul 2015
It was always going to be a mighty task to defeat the world number 1 Australia but the Green Machine put in a dogged performance in the 32 degree heat in Antwerp.
 
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1 Jul 2015
The second of three Grant Thornton Corporate 5K Team Challenges in 2015.