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Buckley Player of Year as Cork lead Camogie All Stars

All-Ireland Senior champions Cork have dominated the 2017 Camogie All-Stars team sponsored by Liberty Insurance, taking eight places on this year’s selection. All-Ireland runners-up Kilkenny received four All-Stars, with semi-finalists Galway receiving two and Dublin completing the line-up with one. Rena Buckley claimed her fifth

Pro14: Cardiff Blues 37-8 Zebre

Hooker Matthew Rees helped Cardiff Blues pull clear in the second half Pro14: Cardiff Blues v Zebre Cardiff Blues (18) 37 Tries: L Williams, Halaholo, Rees, Morgan, James Cons: Shingler 3 Pens: Shingler 2 Zebre (3) 8 Try: Palazzani Pen: Canna Cardiff Blues surged off

KHL could pull out of Olympics over Russia doping cases

MOSCOW — The Kontinental Hockey League may withdraw its players from the Pyeongchang Olympics in protest at doping investigations into Russian athletes, the league president suggested on Saturday. The Moscow-based KHL, widely considered the strongest league outside the NHL, contains leading Russians but also many

Indianapolis Colts rule out CB Vontae Davis with non-injury related issue

Indianapolis Colts cornerback Vontae Davis has been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Houston Texans for a non-injury related issue, the team announced Saturday. No additional details were given concerning Davis’ absence. Cornerback Rashaan Melvin is expected to return against the Texans after missing

Pro14: Edinburgh 37-10 Ospreys – BBC Sport

Try-scorer Magnus Bradbury had been stripped of the Edinburgh captaincy Pro14: Edinburgh v Ospreys Edinburgh (16) 37 Tries: Kinghorn, Fowles, Tovey, Bradbury Cons: Tovey 4 Pen: Tovey 3 Ospreys (10) 10 Try: Arhip Con: Davies Pen: Davies Magnus Bradbury put recent off-field problems behind him

MLB prospects from Cuba are trapped by a dream

In Santo Domingo, Aguilera lived in Santin’s own home, along with three other players, two Cubans and a Nicaraguan. To whip Aguilera into shape, Santin hired a trainer named Angel Presinal, who goes by the nickname Nao (pronounced “now”). Under Nao’s stringent tutelage, Aguilera says

Moran says he ‘feels’ for Cluxton after All Star snub

Mayo’s Andy Moran said that he “feels” for Stephen Cluxton after he was pipped by David Clarke for the All Star award in the goalkeeper position. Moran was named 2017 Footballer of the Year at the All Stars event last night. The 34-year-old was the top

New Zealand fight back to beat Barbarians at Twickenham

The All Blacks scored five tries to the Barbarians’ four in an open encounter at Twickenham International, Twickenham Barbarians (17) 22 Tries: Mounga, Bridge, Carter 2; Cons: Mounga New Zealand (10) 31 Tries: Perenara, Fifita, Laumape, Cane, Harris; Cons: Barrett 3 World champions New Zealand

Filip Krajinovic upsets John Isner to reach Paris Masters final

PARIS — Qualifier Filip Krajinovic reached the Paris Masters final after an upset 6-4, 6-7 (2), 7-6 (5) win against ninth-seeded John Isner on Saturday. The 25-year-old Serb slid onto his back and sobbed, his arms raised, after sealing victory on his first match point.