Members of Greystones Golf Club watched on as Paul Dunne competed in the final round of The Open. Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO
HomeZach Johnson won The Open after a tense three-way playoff against Louis Oosthuizen and Marc Leishman.Irish amateur Paul Dunne ended the competition on -6, having grabbed headlines around the world when he led after round three.The GAA confirmed the fixture details for the upcoming games in the All-Ireland football championship.Crusaders‘ Champions League opponents Skenderbeu made an embarrassing error with their visa applications to visit Belfast.Munster legend Doug Howlett said he’s confident the province’s latest crop can step up.Away
Spain’s Ruben Plaza Molina celebrates as he wins the 16th stage of the Tour de France. Source: Peter Dejong
The legendary Brazilian playmaker Ronaldinho joined Rio-based side Fluminense at the age of 35.There was relief for Australia as Matt Giteau was cleared of serious injury following their win over South Africa.USA captain Todd Clever was thrown out of the Eagles’ squad less than two months before the World Cup.Juventus reportedly accepted a bid from Bayern Munich for Chile international Arturo Vidal.Sky rider Geraint Thomas had a nasty fall on the Tour de France, as Spain’s Rubén Plaza Molina won the 16th stage.
The best thing we shared today
Who doesn’t love ‘The Wall‘? The New Zealand Barbarians ran an absolute classic against the Maori.
On the record
32-year-old Colm ‘The Gooch‘ Cooper says he has to work a little harder for things that formerly came more easily.
Where we were today
Our man Sean Farrell was at Grand Canal Dock in Dublin as a host of stars took part in the AIG Summer Splash Skills Challenge.