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22 Jul 2014
Ireland's Josie Knight has finished the Junior Women's Individual Pursuit as the fastest qualifier at the European Track Cycling Championships for U23/Junior in Anadia, Portugal.
 
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21 Jul 2014
This week Ireland competes in the European Track Cycling Championships in Anadia, Portugal, with thirteen riders racing across both sprint and endurance disciplines.
 
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21 Jul 2014
Reigning 50k World Walks Champion Robert Heffernan will lead as the team of 30 to compete at the European Track and Field Championships in Zurich 12-17th of August.
 
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21 Jul 2014
Horse Sport Ireland's show jumping team manager Robert Splaine today announced the squad for the Aga Khan Trophy competition at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show.
 
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21 Jul 2014
Ireland have made three changes to their Under 19 squad which will play Celtic rivals Scotland in the decisive ICC Europe Challenge Series in Ayr next week.
 
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21 Jul 2014
The Irish Paralympic soccer squad of fourteen departed Dublin yesterday bound for Maia, Portugal, for the CPISRA 2014 European Championships which take place from July 23rd - August 2nd inclusive.
 
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20 Jul 2014
Ireland played in their final match of the Europeans today knowing a win would secure gold but a draw or one goal loss would still secure promotion back up to the A division.
 
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20 Jul 2014
A great day's fishing for Team Ireland.
 
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20 Jul 2014
Galway lawn tennis club was the venue for the 2nd international match ahead of the commonwealth games.
 
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20 Jul 2014
Melanie Houghton (Aer Lingus) continued her winning habit as she won Sunday's Sprint event, the 50m Butterfly.
 
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19 Jul 2014
The final race of the Optimist European Sailing Championship had to be cancelled today for safety reasons as fog thickened on Dublin Bay. Results from yesterday are thus unchanged.
 
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19 Jul 2014
Ireland took a 4-1 win over Canada in an in international match held last night in the Irish national training centre.
 
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19 Jul 2014
On just their second year of competition at the prestigious Aachen Eventing Nations' Cup in Germany, Ireland finished in a very creditable fifth place today.
 
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19 Jul 2014
Irish swimming certainly has a lot to be excited about with the performance of Junior swimmers this week at Irish Age Groups and Summer Open.
 
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19 Jul 2014
Ireland's U21 Men won out 3-1 in a tense game in Portugal against Scotland securing Ireland promotion back up to Division A and a Gold medal for good measure.
 
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19 Jul 2014
Ireland drew against Ukraine today 0-0 in their second last Europeans game meaning tomorrow's clash against Italy is a must win affair for a gold medal.
 
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18 Jul 2014
After three days of glorious sunshine at the Optimist European Sailing Championships when Dublin Bay rivalled the Costa Smeralda, yesterday's fog was succeeded by what in Ireland is called a soft day - drizzle and mist - but at least there was reasonable wind.
 
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18 Jul 2014
Ireland put 9 past Italy in their second last match of the Europeans showing fine scoring form.
 
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18 Jul 2014
Séafra Guilfoyle from Crosshaven in Co, Cork has this afternoon won Silver at the 44th ISAF Youth World Sailing Championships in Portugal.
 
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18 Jul 2014
Ireland is set to have a full team of four riders at the 2014 Altech World Equestrian Games (WEG) in Normandy, France.
 
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18 Jul 2014
Séafra Guilfoyle from Cork has secured a medal at the ISAF Youth World Sailing Championships in Portugal.
 
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17 Jul 2014
Andrew Poynter will skipper Ireland for the first time in the series against Sri Lanka A which gets under way in Belfast next week.
 
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17 Jul 2014
Swim Ireland's Irish Age Groups and Summer Open started Wednesday evening with the 800m Freestyle for girls and 1500m Freestyle for boys.
 
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17 Jul 2014
With a forecast for the weather to deteriorate tomorrow, which hitherto has been glorious, it was decided to change the original schedule and run two races today at the Optimist European Sailing Championships on Dublin Bay.
 
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17 Jul 2014
Irish show jumping manager Robert Splaine this morning announced his team for the Aachen Nations' Cup in Germany, which takes place at 6.30pm today.
 
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16 Jul 2014
Cricket Ireland have confirmed Malahide and Stormont as the host venues for their ODI's against England and Australia in 2015.
 
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16 Jul 2014
Ireland lost 3-0 to the world number 4's in the final of the Electric Ireland 4 nations taking place at UCD this evening.
 
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15 Jul 2014
Ireland put in a convincing 7-0 win over Lithuania today in their first game of the U21 Europeans, teeing them up nicely for a big match against Scotland tomorrow.
 
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15 Jul 2014
Ireland's U21 men secured a convincing 6-1 win over Ukraine in the second match of their Europeans taking place in Portugal, building on their 5-2 win over Russia the previous day.
 
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15 Jul 2014
Ireland beat Chile 1-0 today in the final pool game of the Electric Ireland 4 Nations currently taking place at UCD securing them a spot in tomorrow's final against World Number 4's New Zealand.
 
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15 Jul 2014
Dublin Bay offers challenging sailing conditions and the steep learning curve of the 254 young sailors at the 2014 Optimist European Championships has led to some dramatic changes in positions.
 
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15 Jul 2014
Jack Tector will skipper the Ireland Under 17 side which goes into action in the ICC Europe Challenge series in The Netherlands next week.
 
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15 Jul 2014
London 2012 Paralympian Seán Baldwin, is set to compete at the key event on the 2014 International Para Shooting calendar; the Paralympic (IPC) Shooting World Championships in Suhl, Germany.
 
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14 Jul 2014
Ireland's U21 Men got off to a flying start today in their first match of the Europeans beating Russia 5-2.
 
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14 Jul 2014
Ireland has gotten off to an exceptional start at the massive 254-boat Optimist European Championships on Dublin Bay this afternoon.
 
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14 Jul 2014
Swim Ireland's Irish Age Group Championships and Summer Open kicks off this Wednesday at the National Aquatic Centre in Dublin.
 
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13 Jul 2014
Ireland beat Canada 5-0 today in the 2nd match of the Electric Ireland 4 Nations Tournament taking place in UCD.
 
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13 Jul 2014
Championship Best Performances and thrilling competition was the order of the day at the GloHealth Juvenile Track and Field Championships held in Tullamore on Sunday the 13th of July.
 
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13 Jul 2014
The Third and final day of the Irish Rowing Championships held at the National Rowing Centre at Farran Woods took place today.
 
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13 Jul 2014
The North West Warriors will go into the final round of the Newstalk T20 matches at Sydney Parade in Dublin next month in pole position
 
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12 Jul 2014
Sam and Chloe Magee went out of the mixed quarter final losing to no 1 seeds Maneepong Jongjit and Sapsiree Taerattanachai of Thailand.
 
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12 Jul 2014
Ireland 2 (Frazer, Sargent) New Zealand 9 (Punt 2, Forgesson , Flynn 2, Webster, Merry 2, Cocks)
 
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12 Jul 2014
Day two was another successful and exciting day at the Irish Rowing Championships, was held at The National Rowing Centre, Farran Woods, Cork.
 
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11 Jul 2014
Ireland to compete in TWO European Finals tonight.
 
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11 Jul 2014
Aileen Reid, Bryan Keane and Ben Shaw are guaranteed starts for the 'world's biggest triathlon', the Hamburg World Triathlon Series on Saturday.
 
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11 Jul 2014
Sam and Chloe Magee are through to the last 16 at the US Open GPG in New York after beating Hock Lai Lee and Eva Lee of USA in straights sets.
 
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11 Jul 2014
The Irish Rowing Championships commences today at The National Rowing Centre, Farran Woods, Cork.
 
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10 Jul 2014
Ireland secured a 1-1 draw against Scotland on the final play of the game thanks to Timmy Cockram converting with just seconds left on the clock.
 
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10 Jul 2014
In front of a capacity crowd at one of Holland's premier venues Ireland's Dearbhail McNamara has made it through to the 200m Breaststroke Final at European Junior Swimming Championships in Dordrecht.
 
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9 Jul 2014
Irish Olympian Chloe Magee will lead Ireland in two international matches against Canada and South Africa taking place on the weekend of July 18.
 
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9 Jul 2014
John Treacy, CEO of the Irish Sports Council, will join the Cathaoirleach of Limerick City and County Council, Cllr Kevin Sheahan at the University of Limerick Sport Pavilion for the launch of the LSP, which formally came into being following the merging of the City and County Sports Partnerships in line with Local Government reform.
 
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9 Jul 2014
The Irish Times/Irish Sports Council Sportswoman Award for June has been jointly awarded to Katie Taylor (Boxing) and Stephanie Meadow (Golf).
 
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9 Jul 2014
Irish show jumping manager Robert Splaine today announced his squad of riders who will attend the five-star Mercedes-Benz Nations' Cup at Aachen in Germany on July 17.
 
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9 Jul 2014
Ireland's men, the Green Machine, opened their first game in the Investec London Cup 4 Nations today in winning style securing a good 4-2 win over opponents South Africa.
 
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9 Jul 2014
Paralympics Ireland has announced a five strong team for the Paralympic Swimming (IPC) European Championships which are set to take place in Eindhoven from August 4th - 10th.
 
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9 Jul 2014
Gemma Kane was the sole Irish swimmer in finals action on the first day of competition the European Junior Swimming Championships in Dordrecht, Holland.
 
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9 Jul 2014
Jack Tector will captain the next generation of Irish cricketing stars as they embark on the first round of the ICC European Challenge Series against The Netherlands in Dublin next week.
 
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8 Jul 2014
Nine of Ireland's up and coming athletic talent will travel to Eugene, Oregon to compete at the World Junior Track and Field Championships which take place from the 22nd-27th of July.
 
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8 Jul 2014
National Women's Ireland Coach Darren Smith has today announced his 18 to compete in the Electric Ireland 4 Nations taking place from July 12th -16th at the National Hockey Stadium, UCD.
 
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7 Jul 2014
Swim Ireland has today announced the teams of swimmers that will represent Ireland and Northern Ireland at this Summers International Meets.
 
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7 Jul 2014
There were mixed fortunes for hosts North West Warriors in the first round of the Newstalk Inter-Provincial T20 Trophy held at Bready on Sunday.
 
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5 Jul 2014
Sam and Chloe Magee went out of the 2014 Canada Grand Prix to Max Schwenger and Carla Nelte of Germany.
 
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5 Jul 2014
Darragh Kenny completed a hat trick of wins at the five-star show in Spruce Meadows.
 
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5 Jul 2014
Ireland put in an impressive performance today against the World number 5's to secure a 2-1 victory over England in front of a packed stadium in UCD.
 
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5 Jul 2014
The GloHealth Relay Championships of Ireland provided an exciting day's competition with the very best club relay teams battling it out for the national titles on Saturday, 5th of July
 
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4 Jul 2014
Yvonne Randell has made history by winning Ireland's first ever European Seniors Championships gold medal at this year's tournament in Finland.
 
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4 Jul 2014
Sam and Chloe Magee have reached the semi-final of the 2014 Canada Open with a comprehensive two set victory over Hyun Cheol Kil and Sun Young Park of Korea winning 21-13 21-7.
 
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4 Jul 2014
Ireland played England in the first of two matches taking place this weekend in the National Hockey Stadium.
 
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3 Jul 2014
More than 52 Clubs will travel from the four Provinces to the National Rowing Centre, Cork.
 
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3 Jul 2014
Close to 1,500 young athletes from all across the country are set to compete at the 2014 GloHealth Juvenile Relay Championships of Ireland and the GloHealth Junior & U23 Track and Field Championships this weekend.
 
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3 Jul 2014
Bitter Sweet emotions for Magee as he reaches Quarter final of Canada Grand Prix.
 
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3 Jul 2014
The Irish Sports Council are delighted to welcome today's Sports Capital Grants announcement by the Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Michael Ring T.D.
 
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2 Jul 2014
The 2014 Home International will be held on 26th July 2014 at the National Rowing Centre, Cork.
 
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2 Jul 2014
The Rowing Championships are being held in Varese, Italy, from 23rd to 27th July.
 
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1 Jul 2014
Ireland Coach Craig Fulton has named a panel of 25 players for the upcoming double header against World Cup semi-finalists England taking place on Friday evening (7pm) & Saturday (2pm) at the National Hockey Stadium in UCD.
 
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1 Jul 2014
Ian McGregor has been named National Selector with responsibility for the north-west as one of three new appointments announced by Cricket Ireland.
 
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1 Jul 2014
GloHealth becomes an official sponsor of the Athletics Ireland.