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Fifty years after Apollo 11 landed on the moon, Irish sporting greats recall a remarkable day

'So many houses in Ireland hadn’t water or sewerage and you were watching man do something you could hardly imagine'

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The Open day three: Lowry looking to close in on Open glory

The Open day three: Lowry looking to close in on Open glory

He shares the lead at Royal Portrush with JB Holmes.

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I didn’t expect that – Thomas calls Alaphilippe favourite after time trial shock

The defending champion now trails the Frenchman by 86 seconds.

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Cian O’Connor completes hat-trick of Aachen Speed Derby wins

Cian O’Connor completes hat-trick of Aachen Speed Derby wins

Meath’s Cian O’Connor has recorded Ireland’s second win of the week at the World Equestrian Festival in Germany.

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Eoin Morgan set to lead Dublin Chiefs in new Euro T20 Slam competition

Irish team’s bid gets home help from England’s World Cup-winning captain.

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Ireland's Jegou brings home bronze at World U23 Championships

Ireland's Jegou brings home bronze at World U23 Championships

Irish paddler Liam Jegou has taken a bronze medal in the men's C1 at the canoe slalom World U23 Championships in Krakow.

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Simon Yates picks up first Tour de France stage victory

Simon Yates picks up first Tour de France stage victory

Ireland's Nicolas Roche had been involved in the break but eventually crossed the line in 15th place.

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Northern Ireland happy to emerge on right side of close contest

Northern Ireland happy to emerge on right side of close contest

Northern Ireland completed their second group stage at the Netball World Cup with a 46-43 win over Barbados.

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‘Better late than never’: Froome welcomes declaration of 2011 Vuelta win

‘Better late than never’: Froome welcomes declaration of 2011 Vuelta win

It is Froome’s seventh title from one of cycling’s three-week races.

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Neptune to replace UCC Demons in Men's SuperLeague

Neptune to replace UCC Demons in Men's SuperLeague

Neptune will remain in the Men’s SuperLeague next season.

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Tour de France leader Alaphilippe tips Thomas to defend crown

Tour de France leader Alaphilippe tips Thomas to defend crown

The Frenchman’s lead is expected to come under threat in the coming days.

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Caleb Ewan claims first career Tour de France stage win

Caleb Ewan claims first career Tour de France stage win

Yellow jersey holder Julian Alaphilippe and defending champion Geraint Thomas finished safely in the pack.

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Jason Roy set to make England Test debut against Ireland

Roy starred with the bat during England’s World Cup triumph.

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Cavan para powerlifter Britney Arendse upgraded to bronze medal after doping violation by UAE athlete

Cavan para powerlifter Britney Arendse upgraded to bronze medal after doping violation by UAE athlete

Irish para powerlifter Britney Arendse has been upgraded to bronze from last year’s Asia-Oceania Open Championships after a doping violation by the original ...

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Northern Ireland’s miserable Netball World Cup run continues

Northern Ireland’s miserable Netball World Cup run continues

Northern Ireland’s miserable run at the Netball World Cup continued with a 77-28 defeat by New Zealand in Liverpool.

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Ball boy at Wimbledon 1946 to return to role, aged 88

Ball boy at Wimbledon 1946 to return to role, aged 88

“I was a ball boy 73 years ago and I cannot wait to be a ball gentleman again.”

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Ex-Formula One driver got botox injections into his eye on long road to racing, and winning, again

Ex-Formula One driver got botox injections into his eye on long road to racing, and winning, again

"I couldn't move, I was like a ghost, with very big headaches and very big pains. My eyes were crossed, I couldn’t see; couldn’t watch television, couldn’t ...

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Adam Yates feels ‘much better than last year’ as he looks to mountain stages

Adam Yates feels ‘much better than last year’ as he looks to mountain stages

Yates fell away in the Alps 12 months ago.

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Khan v Pacquiao appears set for Saudi Arabia date

The pair could square off on November 8.

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Give Eoin Morgan time to decide his future – Andrew Strauss

Strauss has hailed Morgan for transforming England’s one-day style of play.

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Geraint Thomas satisfied with Team Ineos performance as Tour reaches first rest day

Geraint Thomas satisfied with Team Ineos performance as Tour reaches first rest day

The defending champion is second on the general classification.

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Echo Women in Sport Awards for top trio

Echo Women in Sport Awards for top trio

Three brilliant Cork athletes were recognised recently at The Echo Women in Sport Awards at the Cork Airport Hotel, the associate sponsors.

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The best of Irish Twitter's reaction to Eoin Morgan captaining England to the World Cup

There has been an outburst of pride from all those in Ireland who helped Eoin Morgan on his path to becoming a World Cup-winning captain.

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Theresa May hails Cricket World Cup heroes ‘representing modern Britain’

The British Prime Minister welcomed the players to Downing Street the day after their stunning win over New Zealand.

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Solskjaer tells centre-backs to step up as club hope to bring in new signing

Solskjaer tells centre-backs to step up as club hope to bring in new signing

United are looking to clinch a top-level centre-back before the transfer window shuts.

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Martin content with position after opening week of Tour de France

Martin content with position after opening week of Tour de France

Ireland's Dan Martin is two minutes and nine seconds down on Julian Alaphilippe in yellow.

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Geraint Thomas moves up to second at Tour de France as crosswinds cause havoc

Geraint Thomas moves up to second at Tour de France as crosswinds cause havoc

Wout Van Aert took his first career Tour stage win.

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Northern Ireland slip to Malawi defeat at Netball World Cup

Northern Ireland slip to Malawi defeat at Netball World Cup

Northern Ireland suffered another setback in their bid to secure a top-eight finish at the Netball World Cup in Liverpool.

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Eoin Morgan says ‘We had Allah with us’ as captain praises England’s diversity

The Dublin-born batsman was speaking after England won their first Cricket World Cup.

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Age is no barrier – Djokovic as hungry  as ever to hunt down Federer’s records

Age is no barrier – Djokovic as hungry as ever to hunt down Federer’s records

Djokovic’s 16th grand slam title left him only four behind Roger Federer’s overall record.

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From Halep’s brilliance to Djokovic’s joy, the story of Wimbledon

From Halep’s brilliance to Djokovic’s joy, the story of Wimbledon

The highs and lows of the last fortnight at SW19.

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Five things we learned from two weeks of Wimbledon

Five things we learned from two weeks of Wimbledon

Nick Kyrgios and Cori Gauff hit the headlines for different reasons.

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Geraint Thomas and Dan Martin among those to climb Tour rankings amid crosswinds

Geraint Thomas and Dan Martin among those to climb Tour rankings amid crosswinds

Geraint Thomas capitalised on crosswinds to vault up to second overall at the Tour de France in a chaotic finish to stage 10 in Albi.

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The most memorable matches from Wimbledon 2019

The most memorable matches from Wimbledon 2019

The 40th meeting between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal was a highlight.

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British GP could be moved to avoid clash with other sporting crown jewels

British GP could be moved to avoid clash with other sporting crown jewels

It's understood two alternative dates have been looked at.

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Hurling podcast: The Cork inquest: no excuses this time. Cody the firefighter. Tipp try gegenpressing

Hurling podcast: The Cork inquest: no excuses this time. Cody the firefighter. Tipp try gegenpressing

Derek McGrath and Ger Cunningham review the All-Ireland quarter-finals with Colm O'Connor.

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Five things we learned from the British Grand Prix

Five things we learned from the British Grand Prix

Hamilton won his 80th grand prix at Silverstone.

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Roger Federer’s Wimbledon final defeats

Roger Federer’s Wimbledon final defeats

The Swiss lost a fourth final at SW19 on Sunday.

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Quirke's Football Podcast: Killarney picnic zone not war zone. Gavin bombshell. Two questions for Cork

Quirke's Football Podcast: Killarney picnic zone not war zone. Gavin bombshell. Two questions for Cork

Patrick Kelly and Oisín McConville review the weekend's Super 8 action with Mike Quirke.

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Renault join the podcast drive

Renault join the podcast drive

The Irish Examiner is proud to announce that Renault, official car partner of the GAA, is the exclusive sponsor of our GAA Championship podcast.

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Rush Cricket Club toasts World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan

Morgan was always destined to make it to the top in cricket, according to his first coach at Rush Cricket Club in Dublin.

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Novak Djokovic exhausted after marathon Wimbledon final win over Roger Federer

Novak Djokovic exhausted after marathon Wimbledon final win over Roger Federer

Djokovic prevailed in a deciding fifth-set tie-break after four hours and 57 minutes.

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The best moments from the final day at Wimbledon

The best moments from the final day at Wimbledon

The story of the 13th day of action at SW19.

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Eoin Morgan on World Cup win: 'This means absolutely everything. It’s been an incredible journey'

Eoin Morgan labelled Ben Stokes as “almost superhuman” after the all-rounder inspired England to World Cup glory in one of the most dramatic denouements ...

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Hamilton celebrates joining Formula One’s greats

Hamilton celebrates joining Formula One’s greats

The Mercedes driver won the British Grand Prix for a record sixth time.

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Hamilton, Djokovic, Federer and Eoin Morgan’s men serve up a super Sunday

Hamilton, Djokovic, Federer and Eoin Morgan’s men serve up a super Sunday

Sunday saw a sensational day of sport that had fans on the edge of their seats.

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5 of the most memorable Wimbledon finals

5 of the most memorable Wimbledon finals

Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer put on a show on Sunday.

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Gerrard eager to raise the standards at Rangers

Gerrard eager to raise the standards at Rangers

The Gers produced a superb performance in beating Marseille 4-0 in a pre-season friendly but Gerrard wants more.

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Novak Djokovic wins fifth Wimbledon title – the final in pictures

Novak Djokovic wins fifth Wimbledon title – the final in pictures

The match with Roger Federer was the longest in SW19 history.

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England secure cricket World Cup with champagne super over

England secure cricket World Cup with champagne super over

It seemed as though nothing could separate them from New Zealand.

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