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TOKYO 2020 DIGEST: MCSHARRY RAISES THE BAR FOR IRISH SWIMMING

The Morning Sports Briefing: Keep ahead of the game with ‘The Irish Times' sports team

IRELAND AMONG FINALISTS IN BID TO HOST AMERICA'S CUP

Organisers visited Cork last month to examine suitability for sailing race

 
 
 

SEBASTIAN COE SAYS CANNABIS RULES IN SPORT SHOULD BE REVIEWED

US star Sha'Carri Richardson missing Olympics after positive test for substance

TOKYO 2020 DAY 4 ROUND-UP: SURFING GOLD FOR USA AND BRAZIL

Tom Dean wins gold in the pool for Britain as Russia overhaul USA in 100m backstroke

 
 
 

FAMILY OF MONA MCSHARRY SAY THEY ARE ‘VERY PROUD' OF SLIGO SWIMMER

Twenty-year-old was first Irish person to reach a swimming Olympic final in 25 years

LIONS TEAM: CONOR MURRAY TO START IN SECOND TEST AGAINST SOUTH AFRICA

Tourists know a win on Saturday will give them a series victory with a match to spare

 
 
 

TOKYO 2020 DAY 5: IRISH IN ACTION AND BEST OF THE REST

Big day for Irish rowers with medals up for grabs while women's hockey face Germany

TOKYO 2020: SIMONE BILES WITHDRAWS BEFORE RUSSIA TAKE GYMNASTICS TEAM GOLD

American made disappointing start on first rotation with her Olympics now in doubt

 
 
 

SOUTH AFRICA MAKES THREE CHANGES FOR CRUNCH SECOND LIONS TEST

New faces in the frontrow and backrow as Springboks bid to bounce back in Cape Town

TOKYO 2020: MOROCCAN HEAVYWEIGHT BAALLA TRIES TO BITE OPPONENT'S EAR IN DEFEAT

New Zealand's David Nyika unfazed by incident en-route to comfortable 5-0 victory

 
 
 

TOKYO 2020: JON RAHM AND BRYSON DECHAMBEAU RULED OUT AFTER POSITIVE COVID-19 TESTS

Rahm's positive comes less than two months after Memorial withdrawal for same reason

TOKYO 2020 DIGEST: ROWERS REACH SEMI-FINALS WHILE LIAM JEGOU PROGRESSES

The Morning Sports Briefing: Keep ahead of the game with ‘The Irish Times' sports team

 
 
 

TOKYO 2020: NAOMI OSAKA RETURNS TO COURT WITH OPENING WIN

There was a shock defeat for Wimbledon champion Ashleigh Barty

JIM MCGUINNESS: GAELIC FOOTBALL IS NOW JUST A SHOOTING CONTEST

The elemental rawness created by fierce defensive play is now marked absent from the game

 
 
 

TOKYO 2020 DAY 2: SANITA PUSPURE SETS PACE AS THREE IRISH BOATS REACH SEMI-FINALS

Women's pair and women's lightweight double sculls both come through repechages

PAUL KERRIGAN: ‘THE ALL-IRELAND WAS ALWAYS THE GOAL, BUT I COULD NEVER THINK PAST KERRY'

Former All-Ireland winner knows the challenge remains the same for Cork in Killarney

 
 
 

BRYSON DECHAMBEAU OUT OF OLYMPICS AFTER POSITIVE COVID-19 TEST

Patrick Reed replaces 2020 US Open champion for men's tournament in Tokyo

JACQUES NIENABER BELIEVES OFFICIALS WERE RIGHT TO RULE OUT WILLIE LE ROUX'S TRY

South Africa coach believes his side will come back stronger in second Test

 
 
 

PJ SCULLY'S 17 POINTS HELP SECURE DIVISION 1 STATUS FOR LAOIS HURLERS

Westmeath led by six t half-time but played most of second half with 14 men

WATERFORD'S 14 MEN HOLD OFF GALWAY REVIVAL TO WIN THURLES THRILLER

Liam Cahill praises his side for holding their nerve as Tribesmen ate into 16-point lead

 
 
 



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Duckworth scores hard-fought win in Olympic Games debut

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Alex Bono comes up big as Toronto FC holds on to defeat Chicago Fire

Alex Bono comes up big as Toronto FC holds on to defeat Chicago Fire

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C.J. Sapong scores two goals early in Nashville SC's shutout win vs. FC...

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Mexico dominates Honduras, 3-0, moves into semis with another clean sheet

Mexico dominates Honduras, 3-0, moves into semis with another clean sheet

Mexico remained unscored upon during the Gold Cup in a convincing 3-0 win over Honduras. Jonathan dos Santos, Rogelio Funes Mori, and Orbelin Pineda all scored thrilling goals... Read more ...

Draft Weekend Recap with Kings GM Rob Blake

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Chicago Fire lose to Toronto FC, 2-1, despite putting up 12 shots on goal

Chicago Fire lose to Toronto FC, 2-1, despite putting up 12 shots on goal

The Chicago Fire put up 12 shots on goal, while Toronto FC put up three but still lost the match by a score of 2-1. Read more ...

Zarek Valentin's own goal costs Houston win over San Jose in 1-1 draw

Zarek Valentin's own goal costs Houston win over San Jose in 1-1 draw

The Houston Astros and San Jose Earthquakes played to a 1-1 draw, thanks to Zarek Valentin's own goal in the 45th minute. San Jose is now winless in its past 11 matches. Read more ...

Real Salt Lake cruises past Colorado Rapids, 3-0

Real Salt Lake cruises past Colorado Rapids, 3-0

Real Salt Lake dominated the Colorado Rapids, 3-0, Saturday night thanks to an own goal and Bobby Wood and Rubio Rubin goals. Read more ...

Arsenal transfer boost as club chief confirms midfielder is seeking a summer...

Arsenal transfer boost as club chief confirms midfielder is seeking a summer move

Arsenal have reportedly been given a huge boost in their hunt for a new midfielder as it looks like Denis Zakaria could be on the move this summer. The Gunners are being tipped... Read more ...

Bryson DeChambeau out of Tokyo Olympics golf after positive COVID-19 test

Bryson DeChambeau out of Tokyo Olympics golf after positive COVID-19 test

Patrick Reed will represent the USA in his place. Read more ...