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Johnny Sexton scores for Ireland on October 12, 2019
Result: Ireland see off Samoa to book quarter-finals spot
Bundee Aki was sent off in the first half but Johnny Sexton helped himself to 18 points in the rout.
Oct 12, 14:26
Willi Heinz pictured in England training on August 8, 2019
Which nations are benefitting from eligibility laws at Rugby World Cup?
The 2019 Rugby World Cup is one of the most open competitions for some time, but is that down to some nations benefitting from loopholes in the current eligibility laws?
Sep 26, 09:55
Ireland's Jean Kleyn in action against Italy on August 10, 2019
Jean Kleyn opens up on abandoning Springboks ambitions to commit to Ireland
The South Africa-born lock has been selected ahead of Devin Toner for the World Cup.
Sep 19, 07:03
Ireland celebrate defeating Wales on September 7, 2019
Result: Ireland defeat Wales to go top of world rankings
Injury concerns for Warren Gatland's side ahead of the Japan tournament.
Sep 7, 17:07
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt on February 2, 2019
Devin Toner a shock omission from Ireland's World Cup squad
Devin Toner has started 50 of Joe Schmidt's 67 Test matches in charge of Ireland.
Sep 2, 17:34
Ireland's Devin Toner pictured in February 2017
Devin Toner to be left out of World Cup squad?
The reliable lock is expected to be Ireland's shock World Cup omission.
Sep 2, 13:44
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt on February 2, 2019
Joe Schmidt challenges Jean Kleyn to earn World Cup spot
Munster's South Africa-born lock tasked with stepping up another level.
Aug 23, 17:53
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt on February 2, 2019
Jean Kleyn to get Ireland debut against Italy on Saturday
The South Africa-born second-rower only became eligible for his adopted homeland on Thursday.
Aug 8, 14:26

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Thursday's key events


ROWING
· Comeback queen and super-mum Helen Glover goes for her third Olympic gold alongside Polly Swann in the women's pair final (1.30am)
· There is also a medal on offer for GB pair Emily Craig and Imogen Grant in the lightweight women's double scull final (2.10am)

SWIMMING
· As second-fastest qualifier for the final, Team GB's James Wilby is among the medal contenders in the men's 200m breaststroke (2.44am)
· Alys Thomas takes part in the women's 200m butterfly final, although he faces a difficult task to challenge for the medals (3.28am)
· Caeleb Dressel of the USA has been touted by some as the successor to Michael Phelps, and he has the chance to notch up a fourth Olympic gold in the men's 100m freestyle final (3.37am)

RUGBY SEVENS
· After Team GB's men narrowly missed out on a medal, the women get their campaign underway against the Russian Olympic Committee (3am) and New Zealand (10.30am)

HOCKEY
· It is a Great Britain vs. Netherlands double-header, with the men up first in Pool B (4.15am)
· Most eyes will be on the women's showdown between the two nations, though, as Netherlands - the world's best team - look to gain revenge on GB for defeat in the 2016 Olympic final (11am)

CANOE SLALOM
· Mallory Franklin takes part in the women's canoe semi-final, and will hope to do enough to qualify for the final later in the day (6am-8.45am)

ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS
· With Simone Biles now out of the women's all-around final, the competition has been blown wide open. Team GB twins Jessica and Jennifer Gadirova are among those taking part (11.50am-2.05pm)

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