Riddick Bowe, the two-time world heavyweight champion, meets fans at in the Brooklyn neighborhood where he grew up, in New York. Photograph: Christopher Lee/The New York Times

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Ireland’s Jordi Murphy gets on the front foot against Wales. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Bragging rights at the breakdown are highly prized among backrow forwards and Wales’s openside flanker Justin Tipuric did his emphatically on Saturd(...)

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill may be considering Darren Randolph in goal for the upcoming Gibraltar match. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

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Paul O’Connell speaks to the team before the Wales game. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Rob Kearney 7 And he’s only getting started. Didn’t really attack the Welsh like he would in a full metal jacket affair but was his usual dominant sel(...)

The  Nukus museum, Uzbekistan is one of the most remote galleries in the world and houses   the largest body of Russian avant garde paintings outside Saint Petersburg’s Russian museum. Photograph: Chip HIRES/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images)

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Israel Dagg, Cory Jane and Zac Guildford of the All Blacks pose with the Webb Ellis Cup after victory in the 2011  Rugby World Cup final over France.  Photo: Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Defending champions New Zealand have announced their 31-man squad for the upcoming Rugby World Cup, with Waisake Naholo included but Israel Dagg and C(...)

The Government commission is to investigate transactions of the IBRC, which include deals involving  Denis O’Brien. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

(...) international Kevin Nowlan, who acts as chief executive of Hibernia Reit. The accounts show a basic management(...)

Iain Henderson in action against Wales at the Aviva Stadium. “We gave Wales three silly penalties, three shots at goal and they took them.” Photograph: Reuters

The numbers confirm the visual aesthetics of Iain Henderson’s high-calibre performance at the Aviva Stadium. Henderson made more tackles (12) than an(...)

Ireland fullback Rob Kearney rises high to claim the ball ahead of Wales outhalf Dan Biggar at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

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