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Daily Archives: February 25, 2018

Justin Thomas wins Honda Classic in playoff

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Justin Thomas nearly holed a wedge that got him into a playoff, and then hit 3-wood over the water and onto the green to beat Luke List in a sudden-death playoff Sunday in the Honda Classic. Thomas closed with a

No interest in what pundits have to say

Pat Gilroy says he has no interest in what pundits have to say about Dublin’s faltering progress in the league. Dublin have been buffeted by criticism after a grizzly opening to the league with many prophecies of doom uttered about the future of hurling in the capital. 

Rossies too hot to handle for struggling Louth

The Allianz Football League resumed after a week’s break and Louth are still in search of their first win in Division 2 as Roscommon got their promotion hopes back on track with a 12-point victory at the Gaelic Grounds in Drogheda. Inconsistency has blighted the

Four from four for on-song Laois

Laois are top of Allianz Football League Division 4 following a comfortable win over Wicklow in Aughrim this afternoon. It was Laois’s fourth straight win and they can take a massive step towards promotion when they take on Antrim at home next Sunday. On a beautiful

Teenager dies following injury at football match

A 14-year-old boy from Dingle, Co Kerry, who was hospitalised following a football match last Wednesday, has died. Aodhán Ó Conchúir was playing for Pobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne when it is understood he was involved in an accidental collision and sustained a head injury.   The

Frances Tiafoe wins first ATP title at Delray Beach Open

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. — Frances Tiafoe won the Delray Beach Open, with father Frances Sr. watching, on Sunday for his first ATP Tour title. The 91st-ranked Tiafoe, the first wild-card recipient to win the title in its 26-year history, had consecutive aces on the final

Davy admits Clare reunion ‘wasn’t the easiest of days’

Davy Fitzgerald admitted it “wasn’t easy” going up against a Clare side he soldiered with for five years, but heaped praise on his ever-improving Wexford team after another impressive Allianz Hurling League Division 1A victory. Fitzgerald led a youthful Banner outfit to the Liam MacCarthy