John McCarthy: appointed dean of the faculty of agriculture in UCD from 1974 to 1980, and later appointed professor of animal genetics

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(...) homes on spacious grounds dating from around 1860. It is opposite Glenageary Tennis Club, and beside(...)

(...) gardens and tennis court. The property is in turn-key condition although a lick of paint on the exterior(...)

Roger Federer faces a month out after injuring his knee the day after his Australian Open defeat to Novak Djokovic. Photograph: Reuters

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(...) watched what she ate, and played tennis all year, in peril? Hazel eyes Sitting beside the bed, Vinny(...)

Dejan Lovren looks on as Leicester City’s English striker Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring the opening goal at King Power Stadium. Photograph: Getty Images

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Winds of up to 50mph at the Farmers Insurance Open in Torrey Pines saw the final round pushed back to Monday. Photo: Lenny Ignelzi/AP
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Sport
  • February 1, 2016, 08:42

(...) under par round yesterday. Tennis Novak Djokovic’s incredible domination of Grand Slam events(...)

Germany’s  Angelique Kerber during the Australian Open women’s singles final against Serena Williams. Photograph: Lukas Koch/EPA

(...), but she also has experienced a growing number of seismic shifts in her tennis fortunes. The latest(...)