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When the days get longer and it starts to get warmer you know that baseball season is coming.  The season opened in Sydney, Australia with the LA Dodgers sweeping the Arizona Diamondback over two games.  The Dodges were also involved in the American opening day, losing to the San Diego Padres.  Today sees the first…

NFL Division 1 Week 6 Preview

Dublin v Mayo Dublin versus Mayo is turning into one of the glamour match ups in the GAA  Both sides have ended each others years in the last two seasons and all games between the two are high scoring and absorbing encounters.  Both sides sit on six points heading into this game, the winner will…

Mayo team to play Dublin

Mayo welcome Castlebar Mitchels star Tom Cunniffe back to the county fold for the visit to Croke Park to take on Dublin on Saturday night.  Mayo make two changes to the side that beat Cork with Cunniffe replacing Shane Mc Hale and Andy Moran replacing Mikey Sweeney. Robert Hennelly Tom Cunniffe, Ger Cafferkey, Brendan Harrison…

El Classico highlights

Barcelona beat Real Madrid 4-3 today in the latest edition of El Clasico at the Bernabeu today. This was a game that Barcelona could not afford to lose in order to remain in the title race. Leo Messi was the star of the show with a hat-trick, two from the penalty spot.  Andres Iniesta was…

Kieran Gibbs – mistaken identity

Kieran Gibbs was the victim of mistaken identity as he was sent off for a foul he did not commit. With Arsenal struggling, down 2-0 in just the 15th minute, Alex Oxlade Chamberlain dived a full stretch to stop a goal bound Eden Hazard shot. Confusion surrounded afterwards as referee Andre Marriner identified Kieran Gibbs…

Wayne Rooney wonder goal

Wayne Rooney lit up Upton Park with a wonder goal to give Manchester United a lead they never gave up against West Ham United today in a 2-0 win for the visitors. With the ball bouncing Rooney hit it on the half volley from just inside the West Ham half over the helpless Adrian in…