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Madeline Perry: ’I don’t have same desire to compete anymore’

Madeline Perry is Ireland’s most successful squash player. Still ranked 18 in the world, she retires from the world tour after today’s Irish Open 2015 final against Nicolette Fernandes at Fitzwilliam Lawn Tennis Club at 3pm.

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GREYHOUND RACING: Alamo can make most of favourable draw

The quarter-finals of the Laurels take centre stage tonight at Curraheen and Ballymac Alamo can make the most of a favourable draw in the first heat.

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Take a look around the ’world best’ strength and conditioning lab in Thurles

The newly-launched €3.7million Sportslab will cater for 500 under and post-graduate students each year, as well as domestic and international athletes from all sports. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Eddie Dunbar on course for cycle of success

Hopefully now with the new sponsor, it’ll increase the chances of getting to that level and give me time to develop because I’m still young.

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Bandon set to take Belfield by storm in amazing double bid

Bandon are seeking an unusual Irish cup double this weekend as they descend on Belfield for the women’s Irish Junior Cup and men’s Irish Hockey Trophy finals.

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Family pride at stake for Moffett brothers

The Moffett siblings Sam and Josh in identical Ford Fiesta WRC’s are part of an intriguing line-up for Sunday’s Monaghan Rally, round three of the Triton Showers National Rally Championship.

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Irish seek improvement at Ballindenisk

Having finished third of the three teams in last year’s inaugural FEI Eventing Nations Cup at Ballindenisk, the Irish will be bidding for improvement this weekend, writes John Tynan.

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Ronnie O’Sullivan a shoo-in for place in Crucible last 16

Ronnie O’Sullivan swerved the threat of a fine for playing in his socks as donning a pair of “stinky old shoes” proved punishment enough at the Crucible.

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Let’s hope extra exertions won’t hamper young gun Lex

The first prize on offer in the Laurels could be decided on Saturday night as the three remaining bitches in the stake have all been drawn in the same heat.

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Jess Scannell makes major impact in Australia

Less than a month after she celebrated a league and cup double at home, Team Montenotte Hotel star Jess Scannell has made an immediate impact playing basketball in Australia.

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Floyd Mayweather Junior just following family business

Floyd Mayweather Sr remembers the moment he discovered his son had a feel for the family business.

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