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Joseph Duffy takes on Dustin Poirier in UFC 195. Photograph: Getty

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Ireland’s Aisling Daly in action against Ericka Almeida during the UFC Fight Night at the  3 Arena in Dublin. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

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Several of Ireland’s Catholic bishops may be subject to investigation by the new Vatican tribunal announced this week by Pope Francis (above). The tribunal will hold bishops to account where it is claimed they failed to protect children from sexual abuse by priests. Photograph: Filippo Monteforte/AFP/Getty Images

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Former bishop of Clogher Joseph Duffy. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

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