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Adam Thompson and Shay McCartan get Northern Ireland call-ups

Northern Ireland have called up Southend's Adam Thompson and Accrington's Shay McCartan for the coming international fixtures against New Zealand and Azerbaijan.

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Shane Duffy and Eunan O'Kane train ahead of Mexico friendly after road accident

Shane Duffy could get the chance to blow away his end-of-season frustration in the United States after escaping injury in a road accident.

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Aidan O'Brien considering Ascot targets with Clemmie and Snowflakes

Aidan O'Brien will consider a trip to Royal Ascot for the stoutly-bred Clemmie following her encouraging racecourse debut at the Curragh on Saturday.

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Aidan O'Brien targets autumn return for Minding

Aidan O'Brien remains hopeful brilliant filly Minding will return to competitive action as good as new before the end of the season.

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English pair Aaron Rai and Matt Wallace to make major debuts at US Open

World number 166 Aaron Rai will make his major debut at Erin Hills next month after winning the US Open Championship International Sectional Qualifier.

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Aidan O'Brien expects much more from Snowflakes

Snowflakes could be set for a trip to Royal Ascot after despite Aidan O'Brien's filly being well beaten on her debut at the Curragh on Saturday.

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Scarlets lift PRO12 trophy following dominant display against Munster

Six-try Scarlets swept Munster's meek challenge aside to win a one-sided Guinness PRO12 final 46-22 at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.

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Jonathan Rea fastest in race two at Donington

Jonathan Rea produced an impressive ride to claim victory in race two of the UK round of the Superbike World Championship at Donington Park.

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Washington and Ward ruled out for Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland could be light on attacking options when Michael O'Neill names his squad to face New Zealand and Azerbaijan, with Conor Washington and Jamie Ward both out.

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Rory McIlroy to miss Memorial Tournament due to rib problem

Rory McIlroy has withdrawn from next week's Memorial Tournament, his last scheduled warm-up event for the US Open, due to an ongoing rib injury.

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Ireland pair escape injury in road collision before joining team-mates in Dublin

Shane Duffy and Eunan O'Kane escaped injury in a road collision as they travelled to meet up with the Republic of Ireland squad.

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Dan Cole: Lions well equipped to take on All Blacks

Dan Cole is enthused by the quality in a star-studded British and Irish Lions squad that will depart for New Zealand on Monday.

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Oscar De La Hoya: Boxing might not recover from Mayweather-McGregor 'farce'

Oscar De La Hoya has branded Floyd Mayweather's mooted showdown with Conor McGregor a "farce" that could irreparably stain boxing.

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Churchill ready for battle in pursuit of Guineas double at Curragh

Churchill will face just five rivals as he bids for a Classic double in the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh on Saturday.

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Paul Casey two shots behind leader Webb Simpson ahead of final round

Paul Casey holed a 23-foot putt on the 18th to leave himself within two shots of the lead at the Dean and Deluca Invitational.

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Jordan Spieth five shots off the pace in Texas

Jordan Spieth continued to struggle for top form as he finished five shots off the lead in the first round of the Dean & Deluca Invitational.

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Sussex's Ed Joyce retires from county cricket to focus on representing Ireland

Sussex batsman Ed Joyce has retired from county cricket in order to concentrate on playing for Ireland.

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Three uncapped players called up to Republic of Ireland training camp

Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill has called three uncapped players into his squad for a preliminary training camp ahead of next month's World Cup qualifier against Austria.

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Sergio Garcia and Paul Casey in contention at Dean & Deluca Invitational

Masters champion Sergio Garcia and England's Paul Casey moved to within one shot of the leaders at the Dean & Deluca Invitational.

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Robbie Henshaw taps into experience and knowledge of ex-Lions captain O'Driscoll

Ireland star Robbie Henshaw will be armed with words of wisdom from former British and Irish Lions captain Brian O'Driscoll when he heads to New Zealand next week.

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