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Sports Pic of the Day

James ‘Cha’ Fitzpatrick last night announced his retirement from inter-county hurling. What has come as a massive surprise to the both Kilkenny and hurling supporters in general, the Ballyhale Shamrocks clubman cited the commitment required and the changing nature of the game as reasons for his decision to step away from the Cats senior fold….

- In The Papers Today / Pic of the Day / Sport

Sports Pic of the Day

Last night was a momentous day for Irish football as the ‘Boys in Green’ qualified for their first major tournament since 2002. Today’s Irish Independent depicts a number of the Irish team during the National Anthem before the match last night. Damien Duff on the end of the line is oblivious to the fast that…