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McGregor v Cerrone Purse Confirmed Ahead Of UFC 246

The Nevada State Athletic Commission have confirmed the purse for Saturday’s bout at the T-Moblie Arena in Nevada, and Conor McGregor will earn at least $3m (€2.7m) for competing in the main event at UFC 246. However, his opponent Donald Cerrone will take home significantly less for facing off against the Irish fighter. UFC veteran Cerrone will receive $200,000 (€180.330) …

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Snooker

‘Most Amazing Shot In Snooker History’ Shocks Crowd At The Masters

Those in attendance at Alexandra Palace on Monday afternoon were left shocked and amused by an incredible shot at The Masters snooker tournament. Six-time world champion Steve Davis called it the “most amazing shot in snooker history” and it certainly left the crowd bewildered at the London venue. Stephen Maguire was taking on Neil Robertson and was at the table …

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Glenn Whelan Has Left Hearts Just Five Months After Joining The Club

Glenn Whelan is looking for a new club after leaving Hearts just five months after joining the club. The Republic of Ireland midfielder had his contract cancelled by “mutual agreement” after falling out of favour under the club’s new manager Daniel Stendel. Whelan was signed by Stendel’s predecessor Craig Levein, but only made 17 appearances for the Edinburgh side, who …

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Man United Reportedly Interested In Swap Deal Involving Lingard & Maddison

Manchester United are interested in a swap deal involving Jesse Lingard and Leicester City midfielder James Maddison, according to reports. According to the Mirror, Man United are “prepared” to offer Leicester £45m and Lingard in exchange for Maddison. However, Leicester are highly unlikely to accept such an offer, despite the report claiming that United feel Lingard is worth £40m in …

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Middlesbrough Reject Bid For Darren Randolph From West Ham

Middlesbrough have rejected a transfer bid from West Ham United for Darren Randolph, according to Sky Sports. The Republic of Ireland goalkeeper, who played for the Hammers between 2015 and 2017, has been linked with a return to the Olympic Stadium, but it looks as though they will need to improve their bid to land the Bray-native. Understand Middlesbrough today …

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Taoiseach Says Government Will Not Bail Out The FAI

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has stated that the government will not bail out the Football Association of Ireland. The FAI are experiencing a financial crisis, they have debts of around €62m and are seeking an €18m bailout from the government. At the association’s AGM on Sunday, the FAI executive-lead Paul Cooke said they were in “dangerous territory.” They may not be …

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FAI Issue Apology “For The Mistakes Of The Past” Following AGM

The Football Association of Ireland has issued an apology to all those involved in Irish football, the wider Irish public and FAI staff members. The FAI took the step on Sunday evening following a reconvened AGM, where executive-lead Paul Cooke stated that liquidation is a possibility due to the ongoing financial crisis that has engulfed the association. Following the AGM …

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Haaland

Erling Braut Haaland Has Signed For Borussia Dortmund

Erling Braut Haaland has signed for Borussia Dortmund from Red Bull Salzburg. Haaland was one of the most in-demand strikers in world football due to his incredible form with the Austrian side. In 27 games for Salzburg, the 19-year-old netted 29 goals, including 28 goals in 22 appearances this season. The Norwegian forward was linked with a host of top …

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Pundit Arena’s Premier League Team of The Decade

By Robert Redmond & Oisin McQueirns. As the decade comes to an end, we have decided to take a look at the last 10 years of what’s been an incredible era in the Premier League. From early Manchester United dominance, Manchester City’s emergence and Leicester City’s fairytale title win, it’s been a remarkable decade for the English top flight. Here, …

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