Lion’s Peter O’Mahony omitted completely from squad to play All Blacks on Saturday

Warren Gatland has revealed the tough discussions that led to British & Irish Lions’ first Test captain Peter O’Mahony being omitted completely from the second Test squad to face the All Blacks this Saturday, writes Simon Lewis.

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Warren Gatland gambles as Lions’ hopes rest on Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell partnership

Warren Gatland has rolled the dice on the British & Irish Lions’ do or die second Test against the All Blacks by trusting Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell to keep the Test series alive.

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Robbie Henshaw and George North ruled out of rest of Lions Tour

Robbie Henshaw and George North will miss the rest of the British and Irish Lions tour after suffering injuries in Tuesday’s 31-31 draw against the Hurricanes.

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All Blacks make two changes ahead of second Lions test

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has made two changes to his side for Saturday’s second test with the Lions in Wellington.

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Sean O’Brien try points way to achieving victory over All Blacks, Johnny Wilkinson

Jonny Wilkinson believes the British and Irish Lions must look to the wonder try by Sean O’Brien in the first Test against New Zealand when devising their gameplan for the second instalment of the series.

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The Champions League has actually begun and there’s already a goal of the competition contender

The standard has been set.

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Do slow-motion replays increase a footballer’s chances of a red card? A sports scientist thinks so

Researchers in Belgium claim refs tend to give harsher verdicts when the action is broken down frame-by-frame during a replay.

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Kyle Lafferty ends unhappy period with Norwich with move to Hearts

Kyle Lafferty aims to use Hearts as a springboard to the World Cup after agreeing a deal to sign for the Edinburgh club.

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Mayweather will struggle to deal with Conor McGregor physically and mentally: Coach

Conor McGregor’s coach, John Kavanagh, has predicted his fighter will not live up to the pre fight script which suggests an easy win for Floyd Mayweather.

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Steven Beattie declared fit for Cork City tie with Levadia Tallin tomorrow

There is good news for Cork City ahead of their Europa league first qualifying round first leg tie with Levadia Tallin in Estonia tomorrow.

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Dublin native Deirdre Faul sweeps three golds and world record at World Transplant Games

Dubliner Deirdre Faul is celebrating a world record and 3 gold medals at the 21st World Transplant Games in Malaga.

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WATCH: Michael Phelps To Race A Great White Shark During ‘Shark Week’
The Discovery Channel has announced that multiple Olympic gold medal winner Michael Phelps will race against a great white shark as part of its ‘Shark Week’ schedule this year. The event Phelps vs. Shark: Great Gold vs. Great White will air on Sunday, July 23 at 8pm but it’s... Read more
WATCH: Will Ferrell Poses As Security Guard At NBA Game And Kicks Shaq Out
Check out actor/comedian Will Ferrell, who was courtside at the Lakers game back in 2013 and decided to join the red coat security staff on hand & work the sidelines during a Suns @ Lakers game. Ferrell took his new found authority to the next level when he decided... Read more
James Mc Gee will play delayed Wimbledon qualifier today

Ireland’s James Mc Gee will play his delayed Wimbledon qualifier today.

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Michelle Payne stood down after positive test for banned substance

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been stood down from riding after she tested positive for a banned substance at a meeting at Swan Hill racecourse on June 11.

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Pat Smullen excited to take up Irish Derby challenge with cracksman

Pat Smullen is relishing the opportunity to partner Cracksman in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh on Saturday.

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Louth’s Ryan Burns gets 12-week ban for kicking ball at umpire

Louth’s Ryan Burns is the latest recipient of a 12-week ban.

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‘Catch me if you can’: Watch this tribute to All Blacks’ record try-scorer Doug Howlett

Howlett has earned himself a place in the hearts of fans on both sides of the world.

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Injury scare for Andy Murray ahead of Wimbledon title defence

Andy Murray has pulled out of his scheduled Wimbledon warm-up match at the Hurlingham Club on Tuesday because of a sore hip.

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Dearth of man-markers leaves Cork vulnerable to Geaney-O’Donoghue axis

It’s looking good for Kerry.

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