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LIVE UPDATES: Ronan O’Gara and Ruby Walsh field your questions

Ronan O’Gara and Ruby Walsh are fielding a range of reader questions at Cork’s Clarion Hotel and the Irish Examiner sports team are providing live updates right here.

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Templeogue aiming to tighten grip on fourth

Templeogue should consolidate fourth place in the Men’s Premier league when they travel to Mountview for a clash with Dublin Inter.

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Conor O’Reilly’s basketball All-Star team challenge

Colin O’Reilly has laid down a challenge to players hopeful of making the Men’s Premier League All-Star team competing at the Sino-European Championships in July.

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John Mooney: New helmet invention may help prevent deaths

Ireland World Cup cricketer John Mooney hopes that his new invention will help prevent deaths like that of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes.

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McGuigan banking on Frampton birthday bash

Barry McGuigan is hoping for the perfect birthday present from his protégé tomorrow night, with the Clones Cyclone calling on Carl Frampton to deliver a knockout in his first world-title defence.

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Waterford’s Andrew Purcell to set pace in Willie Loughman Forest Rally

Andrew Purcell (Mitsubishi) is likely to be the barometer of the pace on Sunday’s Willie Loughman Forest Rally, the first round of the Valvoline National Forest Rally Championship.

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Horsing groups seeking common ground

Chairman of the Traditional Irish Horse Association (TIHA) Hugh Leonard will adopt a collegiate approach when a delegation from the association meets Horse Sport Ireland representatives today.

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LIVE: Ronan O’Gara and Ruby Walsh to answer your questions

Join us on irishexaminer.com tomorrow morning where Irish Examiner sports desk staff will be providing live updates as Ronan O’Gara and Ruby Walsh field a range of questions at the Irish Examiner Ronan O’Gara Ruby Walsh Breakfast in the Clarion Hotel in Cork.

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Ireland march on after UAE scare

After the euphoria of Ireland’s successful overhaul of 305 against the West Indies, some blithely assumed that the UAE would meekly subside.

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Avalos raises stakes in war of words

Chris Avalos has branded Carl Frampton a dancing "fairy" as he continued his efforts to rile the champion ahead of Saturday night’s world-title showdown in Belfast.

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Team Montenotte in full control

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The world is not enough for Carl Frampton

‘The Hitman’ is first on the hitlist for Ireland's new champ.

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Moneyball: baseball star pockets a tenner every time his episode of Seinfeld screens

Actually, it's closer to €11.90 for Roger McDowell for every 'second spitter' cameo. This story is enriched with multi-media content

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HOT SEAT: Ireland's Mark English  at the announcement of the Irish team for the European Indoor Athletics Championships in Prague.

Mark English hoping to feed off confidence of being a medal winner

Mark English is not shying away from the expectation that will rest squarely on his young shoulders when he leads a dozen-strong Irish challenge at next month’s European Indoor Athletics Championship. 

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Nick Turner: Rio Olympic ticket sees ‘switch in focus’

Ireland eventing high performance manager Nick Turner says securing qualification for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro has meant for a “switch in focus”.

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John Mooney: Ireland are now world class

Four years ago, John Mooney flicked James Anderson to midwicket to complete Ireland’s stupendous run chase against England.

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Caroline Ryan and Eoin Mullens earn top 20 spots for Ireland’s track cycling team

The Irish track team brought their World Championships campaign to a conclusion in Paris yesterday, with the standout performances coming from Caroline Ryan and Eoin Mullen.

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Colin O’Reilly proud as C&S UCC Demons crowned

C&S UCC Demons were crowned Men’s Premier league champions following an emphatic 112-83 win over UCD Marian at the Mardyke Arena yesterday.

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Clinical Hermes end Cork Harlequins Senior Cup dream

Hermes’ greater chance-taking ability left Cork Harlequins gutted, as they fell to a 3-0 Irish Senior Cup semi-final defeat on Saturday.

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Kelly/Flanagan defy conditions for Abbeyleix rally win

The new Triton Showers National Rally Championship got underway with the Abbeyleix Manor Hotel Rally and victory went to Donegal’s Donagh Kelly (Ford Focus WRC) and his Derry co-driver Kevin Flanagan.

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Liam O’Meara maintains lead in tour

Show jumper Liam O’Meara maintained his lead in the HSI/Connolly’s Red Mills Spring Tour yesterday, when second at Cavan Equestrian Centre.

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Floyd Mayweather: Game over for Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather is relishing the chance to finally go toe to toe with Manny Pacquiao, after announcing the long-awaited fight will take place in May.

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Gennady Golovkin showdown inevitable, says Andy Lee

Andy Lee believes if he holds onto his belt, that a fight with middleweight kingpin Gennady Golovkin is inevitable.

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Ciara Neville, 15, is shining star after National Indoor Championships performance

Emerald’s Ciara Neville announced herself as a star of the future at the GloHealth National Indoor Championships in Athlone as current stars Mark English and Kelly Proper continued their dominance.

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