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Canning needs a big game

Offaly’s Michael Duignan feels that despite Galway’s strong forward unit they will still have a big reliance on Joe Canning in the All-Ireland final against Waterford. “Against Tipperary he had a poor first half by his own standards,” said Duignan on The Sunday Game. “But when the

Michelle Wie set to have surgery Sunday to remove appendix

OTTAWA, Ontario — Michelle Wie is set to have surgery Sunday to remove her appendix. Wie withdrew before the final round of the Canadian Pacific Women’s Open and was taken to Ottawa Hospital for the surgery. “Further details on her condition will be provided when

Real Madrid held at home by Valencia

Marco Asensio prevented Real Madrid’s belated title party from falling flat with a late equaliser to rescue a point in a 2-2 draw with Valencia at the Bernabeu. Real were presented with the LaLiga trophy before kick-off after claiming their 33rd title away to Malaga

Gavin seeking a higher level as Mayo await in final

Dublin manager Jim Gavin is already looking for improvement from his team ahead of another All-Ireland final showdown with Mayo. The Dubs needed two games, a draw and a replay, to beat Mayo in last year’s Sam Maguire decider – and Gavin warns they Boys

Burnley Irish confident ahead of Georgia clash

Robbie Brady says the Ireland squad are feeling “no pressure” going into the two upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Georgia and Serbia.  Ireland travel to Tbilisi for Saturday’s Group D encounter (5pm, live on RTÉ) before facing Serbia at the Aviva Stadium on September 5. The Boys