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Daily Archives: November 3, 2017

Cheering fans greet World Series champion Houston Astros

HOUSTON — World Series MVP George Springer planted the Houston Astros‘ championship trophy at the front of a fire truck to a cheering crowd as the team began their victory parade Friday, with orange and blue confetti raining down as they passed tens of thousands

Moran Footballer of Year, Canning Hurler of Year

Mayo’s Andy Moran has been named 2017 Footballer of the Year at the PwC All Stars while Galway’s Joe Canning is the Hurler of the Year. The Ballaghaderreen forward, who turned 34 yesterday, beat off competition from team-mate David Clarke and Dublin duo Stephen Cluxton

Pro14: Munster 49-6 Dragons – BBC Sport

Dragons’ Angus O’Brien is tackled by JJ Hanrahan of Munster Pro14: Munster v Dragons Munster: 49 (14) Tries: R Scannell, Zebo, O’Donoghue, Sweetnam, Arnold 2, O’Byrne Cons: Hanrahan 7 Dragons: 6 (3) Pens: O’Brien 2 Munster ran in seven tries to crush Dragons with JJ

Pro14: Glasgow Warriors 31-21 Leinster

Pro14 highlights: Glasgow Warriors 31-21 Leinster Pro14 Glasgow Warriors (31) 31 Tries: G Horne 2, Grigg 2 Cons: P Horne 4 Pen: P Horne Leinster (14) 21 Tries: Gibson-Park, O’Loughlin, A Byrne Cons: R Byrne 3 An incredible run by Niko Matawalu to set up

Pro14: Scarlets 20-8 Benetton – BBC Sport

Scrum V highlights: Scarlets 20-8 Benetton Pro14: Scarlets v Benetton Scarlets (13) 20 Tries: D Jones, S Williams Con: D Jones 2 Pens: D Jones 2 Benetton (3) 8 Tries: McKinley Pens: McKinley Dan Jones guided Scarlets to a scrappy but ultimately comfortable Pro14 win