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  Since Conor McGregor last fought in the octagon, as opposed to in bars, the game has changed. Photograph:  Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP via Getty Images

During last weekend’s NFL play-offs, one of the commercials in regular rotation advertised the return of Conor McGregor at UFC 246 in Las Vegas this S(...)

Some of the famous names available on Cameo.

For as long as there’s been pen and paper, autographs have been sought after. Throngs of people gathered outside glitzy film premieres or theatre side(...)

 New England Patriots quarter-back Tom Brady leaving the field after losing to Tennessee Titans in their playoff game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Photograph: EPA/John Cetrino

In the dark of a January Sunday morning, the light of the phone hurt the eyes a little. The healthier choice would have been to wake fully first, of c(...)

New England Patriots quarter-back Tom Brady throwing an interception to the Tennessee Titans for a touchdown in the final seconds of their AFC wild card playoff game at Gillette Stadium, Massachusetts. Photograph:  EPA/John Cetrino

With nine seconds left in what might have been his last game as a New England Patriot, Tom Brady was still trying to figure out what went wrong. A mom(...)

 Jordan Larmour of Ireland during a Six Nations match against France at the Aviva Stadium  in Dublin last year. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

Nobody remotely affiliated with Irish rugby wants to meditate over another four-year cycle. But, mustering as much gusto as possible in early January (...)

A recent gig with no paper tickets was a new milestone for the Olympia  and Ticketmaster. Photograph: Kate Geraghty

When English artist Rex Orange County played two sold-out concerts at the Olympia in Dublin a couple of weeks ago, there was one thing immediately obv(...)

 Greg Schiano:  American football coach signed  an eight-year $32 million deal last weekend despite   Rutgers University’s athletics department  showing  a budget deficit of $192.2 million since 2012. Photograph:  Grant Halverson/Getty Images

Early last month, Rutgers University sat down with Greg Schiano to talk about returning as head grid-iron coach to the campus where he made his name n(...)

NC Courage’s Irish player Denise O’Sullivan has shone for the US club since joining them. Photograph: Getty Images

The National Women’s Soccer League in America is full of stars and has lots of glitz and glamour. Deemed the best league in the world by many, there a(...)

I worry we’re losing the art of listening in the virtue-signalling, outrage-mongering online shouting match

My friend B took me aside after a school barbecue. It was the twilight days of the Obama presidency, those final months when American could still thin(...)

The high-profile head coach of the American football’s most dominant team, New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick, chucked Microsoft’s new Surface tablet computer into the stands in full view of the crowd and thousands of TV viewers.

Technology has brought a new level of professionalism to sports and represents an excellent marketing opportunity for the big names in the tech world (...)

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