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Dublin: 13 °C Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Crunch time

# crunch-time - Sunday 30 March, 2014

Division 2 football wrap: Donegal and Monaghan edge closer to promotion as Louth are relegated

There was plenty of action in Division 2 of the National Football League today.

# crunch-time - Saturday 15 February, 2014

From Top FIVE since records began, WORST in 26 years… the 12 February storm in numbers Crunch Time

Top FIVE since records began, WORST in 26 years… the 12 February storm in numbers

All the facts and figures in one handy place (although we’re still counting the fallen trees).

# crunch-time - Friday 17 January, 2014

The Redzone: Championship Sunday too close to call

There’s very little to choose between the NFL’s final four.

# crunch-time - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

From Brussels talks on Banking Union expected to last well into night Crunch Talks

Brussels talks on Banking Union expected to last well into night

European finance ministers are hoping to reach agreement on a new regulatory system aimed at preventing a repeat of the crises of the past.

# crunch-time - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

5 crucial games in tonight’s World Cup qualifiers

Our pick of the best games to watch that don’t involve Ireland.

# crunch-time - Saturday 13 July, 2013

10 Irish footballers who need to have a good season this year

We look at the members of Trap’s squad who have a pivotal few months ahead.

# crunch-time - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

From Progress made on CAP reform as Luxembourg meetings continue Crunch Time

Progress made on CAP reform as Luxembourg meetings continue

The IFA has reacted somewhat positively to the movements in Europe but still has warnings.

# crunch-time - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Abidal returns for Barca as all 4 remaining Champions League sides win

Preparations for their Champions League semi-finals couldn’t have gone better.

# crunch-time - Monday 25 March, 2013

Get the calculators out…Allianz hurling league permutations

Who’s thinking of the knockout stages and who’s thinking of the avoiding the drop.

Get the calculators out…Allianz football league permutations

Who’s thinking of going up and who’s thinking of going down across the four divisions.

# crunch-time - Friday 4 January, 2013

Reaction: Leinster in rude health to leather Scarlets next week

There are check marks all over Joe Schmidt’s wishlist after the bonus point try over Edinburgh.

# crunch-time - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Wenger highlights make-or-break fixtures

The coach says the club’s next six games will determine whether they are capable of mounting a title challenge.

# crunch-time - Sunday 26 August, 2012

As it happened: Meath v Mayo, All-Ireland MFC semi-final

Both teams lost their provincial finals but, here they were, just one game away from an All-Ireland final.

# crunch-time - Monday 18 June, 2012

Clubs set for July vote on Rangers’ SPL future

The Ibrox side were omitted from the SPL fixture list announced earlier today.

# crunch-time - Thursday 14 June, 2012

LIVE: Euro 2012, day 7

What, it’s been a week already? All the nerve-jangling build-up to Ireland’s clash with Spain is nestled safely in here.

# crunch-time - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Where the Heineken Cup final will be won and lost…

It’s Ulster and Leinster in the biggest game in European rugby. Here’s what’ll decide it in London, according to Tom Fox.

# crunch-time - Monday 7 May, 2012

Premier League preview: Blackburn and Wigan set for relegation dogfight

Steve Kean’s side will be go down if they fail to win at Ewood Park tonight.

# crunch-time - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Premier League previews: Trio continue hunt for coveted fourth spot

Tottenham, Newcastle and Chelsea will all be hoping to enhance their Champions League prospects tonight.

# crunch-time - Friday 27 April, 2012

Heat ready for second shot at glory

Two-thirds of Miami’s “Big Three”, Chris Bosh and Dwayne Wade, are relishing the opportunity to attone for last year’s playoff disappointment.

# crunch-time - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Stunning comeback seals McIlroy’s date with destiny

Victory over Hunter Mahan in this evening’s Match Play final will see the Notherner replace Luke Donald at the summit of the world rankings.

# crunch-time - Monday 16 January, 2012

NFL Playoffs: Green Bay sent packing; Ravens hold off Houston

The Green Bay Packers cruised into the NFL Playoffs with a 15-1 record; now they’re going home. Here’s how the Giants and the Ravens booked their places in the final four.

# crunch-time - Sunday 15 January, 2012

NFL Playoffs: Tebow Time up; Saints martyred

The second round of the NFL post-season got off to a blistering start last night with wins for Tom Brady’s New England Patriots and the unfavoured San Francisco 49ers.

# crunch-time - Saturday 7 January, 2012

As it happened: Munster v Treviso

We went minute-by-minute as Munster took on Treviso in the last of the evening’s games.

# crunch-time - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Champions League Preview… All you need to know ahead of the final group ties

It’s a huge night for Chelsea and AVB as Valencia visit the Bridge while Arsenal travel to Greece with top spot assured

# crunch-time - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

The Redzone: With no Jay, the Bears’ playoff hopes are squashed

After five straight wins, the Bears may be the hottest team in the NFL. However, with Jay Cutler out for six weeks, Steven O’Rourke thinks it’s difficult to see the Bears reaching the playoffs.

# crunch-time - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

The Finals countdown: how the other ties are shaping up

While we’re all busy gloating about Ireland’s imminent qualification, six other European countries are experiencing varying degrees of anxiety about their Euro 2012 fate.

# crunch-time - Friday 11 November, 2011

As it happened: Estonia v Ireland, Euro 2012 qualification play-off

Why can’t it be like this all the time, as Van the Man sang? We went kick-by-kick from Tallinn, here’s what went down.

# crunch-time - Thursday 10 November, 2011

The Redzone: One Giants step for the 49ers?

AS THE NFL moves to Thursday, so too does The Redzone. Steven O’Rourke looks through week ten’s juiciest encounters.

# crunch-time - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

So what do we need? Here’s the qualification picture across Europe

Ahead of tonight’s qualifiers, we assess all of the permuatations in all of the groups, including the possible fates that may lie in store for Trapattoni’s Ireland.

# crunch-time - Friday 30 September, 2011

O’Gara gets the nod for Ireland’s big Italian job

Declan Kidney’s side to face Italy has eight changes from Russia – but only two from the side that took the scalp of Australia.

# crunch-time - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

Reddan gets the nod as Sexton keeps his starting spot

Declan Kidney opts for a Leinster mid-field pairing, as Cian Healy, Rob Kearney and Seán O’Brien all return to face the Wallabies.