Taylor overwhelmed by reception

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Katie Taylor and the Irish squad of Michaela Walsh, Joanne Lambe and Claire Grace received the red carpet treatment at Dublin Airport this afternoon after the long trip home from the AIBA World Women’s Elite Championships in Jeju, South Korea. Taylor matched Indian legend Mary Kom in Jeju after claiming …

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Heffernan inspires next generation

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World Champion Race Walker and Olympian Rob Heffernan is on a mission to inspire school children in the Cork area. Heffernan is visiting a number of primary schools over the next few weeks to share his experiences and help inspire more Cork stars of the future. His recent visit was …

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5th World Title for Taylor

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Congratulations to Katie Taylor who maintained her AIBA World Elite title in South Korea today. Taylor finished on top of the lightweight podium for the 5th time in-a-row since New Delhi 2006 after beating Azerbaijan’s Yana Allekseeva on a unanimous decision (40-36,39-37,39-37) in Jeju. The wins sees the Bray woman …

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2019 European Games Host City Timeline

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The European Olympic Committees [EOC] today announced that the host city of the 2019 European Games will be proposed for the approval of the EOC membership at an Extraordinary General Assembly in May 2015, with talks now ongoing with six cities who have expressed an interest in hosting the second …

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