Two Dublin punters celebrating Leicester windfalls

Two canny gamblers in Dublin woke up a lot richer this morning, thanks to Leicester’s unlikely Premier League victory. One of the punters had faith in the Foxes very early on in the season, backing them at 1500/1 in August....

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Claudio Ranieri: Emotions were sky-high as title was decided

Claudio Ranieri says his emotions were at “the maximum level” after Leicester were crowned Barclays Premier League champions. Tottenham’s 2-2 draw at Chelsea ensured the Foxes completed one of the greatest shocks in English football as they won the title...

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US sports anchor really doesn’t get what happened in the Premier League

You might find this cheering if you’re a Spurs fan. While the rest of the world is marvelling at Leicester...

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Threats force five-year-old Lionel Messi fan and family to leave Afghanistan

The family of a five-year-old Afghan boy who received autographed shirts from his football hero Lionel Messi have been forced...

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Jamie Vardy sent one very pointed tweet last night

Jamie Vardy knows the value of a well-timed response. Leicester’s star striker took time out from celebrating their Premier League...

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McGrath injury scare for Tipperary

Prolific young forward John McGrath has emerged as a major injury concern for Tipperary ahead of their Munster SHC quarter-final...

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Mark Selby wins World Snooker Championship

Mark Selby swept to Crucible glory and gave Leicester a second trophy of the night to toast as he fended...

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Chelsea end Tottenham’s title chase in bad-tempered draw

Chelsea 2 Tottenham 2 Leicester are Barclays Premier League champions after Tottenham conceded a two-goal lead in a ill-tempered 2-2...

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Watch Leicester players go mental as they are officially crowned champions

With Chelsea coming from 2-0 down to draw with Tottenham tonight, Leicester City have been officially confirmed as Premier League...

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Leicester City confirmed as Premier League champions

Leicester’s remarkable rise from Barclays Premier League relegation strugglers to champions is complete – with a little help from the...

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Jamie Vardy’s having a party as Leicester stars watch Chelsea play Tottenham

Leicester’s players were watching their Premier League title hopes play out at Jamie Vardy’s house tonight. Foxes fans have coined...

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Brendan Rodgers ready for return to management but coy on Celtic link

Brendan Rodgers has described the Celtic managerial vacancy as an opportunity for someone to go to one of the world’s...

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World Championship is staying at the Crucible for 10 more years

Barry Hearn announced the Crucible will keep the World Championship for the next 10 years in a move that crushes...

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Chelsea host Tottenham with Leicester waiting for title news

Tottenham on Monday needed a first win at Chelsea in 26 years to have any hope of denying Leicester the...

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Burnley back in the Premier League after Sam Vokes’ goal sees off QPR

Sam Vokes sealed Burnley’s return to the Barclays Premier League at the first attempt with a brilliant headed winner against...

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Roger Federer pulls out of Madrid Open with back injury

Roger Federer has pulled out of this week’s Madrid Open with a back injury as his troubled season continues. The...

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Paralympic swimmer disqualified for breaching advertising rules with Olympic rings tattoo

Paralympic champion Josef Craig has been disqualified from a race at the IPC European Championships in Madeira for failing to...

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Danny Drinkwater escapes further FA sanctions over response to red card

Danny Drinkwater will not face any further action over his response to being sent off in Leicester’s draw with Manchester...

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Rory McIlroy invites 13-year-old Antrim golfer to play in Irish Open pro-am

A teenager from the North, Tom McKibbin, has been invited to play alongside Rory McIlroy in the pro-am ahead of...

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Mayo deserve more credit for All-Ireland U21 title success; Shelving U21 championship a mistake

By Peter McNamara Some people make you laugh when commenting on matches at any level in the GAA. Certainly, following...

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