Justin Gatlin of USA celebrates after he won gold in the men’s 100 Metres final on August 7th, 2005 in Helsinki, Finland. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images.

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Geoffrey Kipsang Kamworor of Kenya  wins at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Guiyang, China. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

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 Jason Smyth celebrates  wining the 200m T13  final during the London 2012 Paralympic Games. He received €40,000 from the Irish Sports Council. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

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European indoord silver medalist Mark English missed out on full podium funding. Photograph: Inpho

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Henry Shefflin confirmed his inter-county retirement in a press conference yesterday. Photograph: Inpho 6:24

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Ireland’s Rob Heffernan finished fourth in the 2012 Olympics but may be upgraded and given the bronze medal.  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

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Morgan Langley celebrates scoring his side’s second goal. Photograph: Morgan Treacy

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An RTE documentary charts John Joe Nevin’s return to boxing. Photograph: Inpho

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Ireland’s Mark English is interviewed on his return home from winning silver at the European indoors in Prague. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

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