September 16, 2021
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World Cup disaster as Irish women lose to Spain

by on September 13, 2021 0

Daire walsh Ireland’s Women’s World Cup rugby hopes are on the line after suffering a shock one-point loss to Spain in their opening qualifying match at Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi in Parma tonight . Leading 7-3 at the break thanks to Beibhinn Parsons ‘ninth-minute try, Adam Griggs’ side took off when Spain’s substitute Lea Ducher...

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Chloe Pearse inspires Munster women to inter-pro glory

by on September 11, 2021 0

Chloe Pearse’s powerful try-double inspired Munster’s first Vodafone women’s inter-provincial title in four years, as they boxed smartly to beat Leinster 19-7 at Energia Park. Captain Sarah Quin took home the trophy after Matt Brown’s well-trained side scored a slew of wins, adding to wins over Ulster (50-5) and Connacht (31-7) during the last...

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Bowling: S’pore’s new Hui Fen finishes 5th at the PWBA Spokane Open, Sport News & Top Stories

by on August 22, 2021 0

SINGAPORE – Back on the competitive slopes after nearly two years, national bowler New Hui Fen narrowly missed a place in the stepladder final of the Professional Women’s Bowling Association (PWBA) Spokane Open on Sunday (22 August) after finishing fifth in the qualifying round. The 29-year-old enjoyed a perfect fourth-round game at the Lilac...

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“The female sports presenters are there for merit” – Gráinne McElwain relishing the final role of All Ireland

by on August 22, 2021 0

When Gráinne McElwain became the face of Sky Sports’ GAA cover last year, she traveled to Croke Park for the All-Ireland final through deserted streets. The second time around, the Monaghan presenter was delighted to see the gradual upsurge in GAA pageantry and pageantry as restrictions eased over the summer. However, the return to...

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8 athletes who excelled in two sports

by on August 11, 2021 0

The chances of becoming a professional athlete are long. The odds of playing well more than one sport against an elite competition are astronomical. Here are some athletes who have had the chance to excel, some even briefly, in several sports: 1. “Bullet” Bob Hayes Wins Two Olympic Gold Medals… Then Becomes Hall of...

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