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Olympic Champions Paul O'Donovan And Fintan McCarthy Are In World Championship Quarter Final Action Today

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The results of the Minor Football Championship last night.

The results of the Minor Football Championship Semi finals last night,

Minor B- Clane 2-14 O' Tooles 2-11

Minor C- Sallins 2-9 Confey 2-10

Minor D- Suncroft 3-9 Castlemitchell 2-11

In the minor A Quarter final,

Raheens 2-16 v Balyna 0-10


Rowing

Olympic champions Paul O'Donovan and Fintan McCarthy are in World Championship quarter final action in the Czech Republic this morning.

They line up in the lightweight men's double sculls.

In today's other quarter finals, Brian Colsh competes in the men's single sculls, Hugh Moore goes in the lightweight men's single sculls and both Philip Doyle and Konan Pazzaia are in men's double sculls action.

 

Soccer

Chiedozie Ogbene says he's enjoying playing in an attacking position this season.

The Cork native has scored 5 goals in 11 games for Championship club Rotherham so far, and is pushing for a spot in the Republic of Ireland team for Saturday's Nations League match in Scotland.

The Scots face Ukraine in the group this evening.

There's a 7.45 start at Hampden Park.

Republic of Ireland skipper Katie McCabe came off the bench for Arsenal in their 2-2 draw with Ajax in a Women's Champions League qualifier last night.

The Gunners go to Amsterdam next week, bidding to reach the group stage.


Formula One

A record 24 race calendar has been confirmed for the 2023 Formula One season.

There will be a new race in Las Vegas and the return of Grand Prix races in China and Qatar.

The season will commence in Bahrain on March 5th, ending in Abu Dhabi on November 26th.

The British Grand Prix will be staged on July 9th.


Cricket

The Irish women's team face Scotland in a T20 World Cup qualifier in Abu Dhabi today.


Horse Racing

Galway Plate winner 'Hewick' heads the field for the Kerry National, the feature of the Harvest Festival at Listowel.

18 runners go to post for the 3 mile handicap chase on good ground at 4.20.

The first race is off at 2pm.

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