PGA president sacked for ‘gender-based’ tweet about Poulter

Ted Bishop has been sacked as PGA of America president after making "insensitive gender-based statements" about Ian Poulter.Bishop called Poulter a "Lil Girl" in a series of outbursts on his personal Twitter and Facebook pages on Thursday in posts that...

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Kenny: This was special

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny hailed his side's title triumph as "special" following their 2-0 victory over Cork City at Oriel Park last night.Second-half strikes from Stephen O'Donnell and Brian Gartland ensured the Premier Division title was back at the border...

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Van Gaal not interested in criticism from anyone

Louis van Gaal will put up his "iron shield" and do battle with those who criticise his methods at Manchester...

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Mourinho ready to risk Costa

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is prepared to risk Diego Costa's fitness at Manchester United on Sunday, providing the striker can...

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Schmeichel condemns Neville’s comment

Peter Schmeichel has criticised his former Manchester United team-mate Gary Neville for questioning Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet.Siding with his fellow...

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Saracens succumb to the red tide

Munster 14 Saracens 3Munster ended a tight European Champions Cup encounter on their terms as Saracens succumbed to the red...

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Dundalk win the League of Ireland

Dundalk 2 Cork City 0Second half strikes from Stephen O'Donnell and Brian Gartland proved decisive as Dundalk seen off Cork...

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Van Gaal praises ’modest’ Mourinho

Louis van Gaal has played down his role in the development of Jose Mourinho, insisting the Chelsea manager became the...

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All the team news for the Premier League weekend

All the team news from around the grounds ahead of Week 8 in the Premier League. West Ham v Man...

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Suarez: Biting is an ‘impulse’

Luis Suarez says he is getting help in order to control his "impulse" to bite.The Uruguayan forward, who is expected...

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Top clubs lobby for May World Cup 2022 date

A powerful group of top European football clubs is set to lobby for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to...

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Northern Ireland made to wait by UEFA

Northern Ireland must wait until Monday to find out whether their Euro 2016 qualifier in Romania next month will take...

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Rodgers admits defensive issues

Under-fire striker Mario Balotelli's spell in the headlines has helped deflect attention from Liverpool's real problem but manager Brendan Rodgers...

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Nadal to miss Paris Masters

Rafael Nadal has pulled out of next week's BNP Paribas Masters in Paris."Personal reasons" were cited by tournament organisers in...

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Ref Nigel Owens delivers great one-liner during rugby match

With the second round of fixtures in the new European Champions Cup taking place this weekend, BT Sport have released...

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Schmidt fears further injuries

Ireland boss Joe Schmidt faces an anxious weekend of European Champions Cup action hoping no more of his second rows...

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Serbia punished over drone incident

Serbia have been awarded a 3-0 victory over Albania following their postponed Euro 2016 qualifier but they have also been...

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On-pitch fight with teammate was ‘moment of madness’, says Bowyer

Former Newcastle midfielder Lee Bowyer has put his infamous on-field clash with team-mate Kieron Dyer down to a "moment of...

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Cork City fans take over the city for Green Friday

Picture: Con O'Connor on TwitterCork City go to Oriel Park tonight knowing a draw is enough to claim the SSE...

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Lamela wonder strike was not his first

Erik Lamela's rabona goal in the Europa League is being hailed as a Goal of the Season contender already, but...

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