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Captain of the US Navy is fired for criticizing the management of the coronavirus crisis

Captain of the U.S. Navy is fired for criticizing the management of the coronavirus crisis The Pentagon removed Captain Brett Crozier from office for allegedly acting wrongly by distributing to the crew an emotional letter alerting to the presence of...

Artificial intelligence becomes captain of ocean liners

Artificial intelligence becomes captain of ocean liners Mayflower, an autonomous boat. ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: Autonomous navigation is expected to skyrocket in 2030 Autonomous driving is no longer something exclusive to cars but also reaches the seas. An alliance between Promare and IBM has...

Dublin camogie great Betty 'Gerry' Hughes passes away

Betty 'Gerry' Hughes (right) was Dublin captain in the 1961 All-Ireland final, pictured with Kay Mills (left) who won her record 15th O'Duffy Cup that day. Photo via Dublin Camogie Dublin camogie great Betty 'Gerry' Hughes has passed away. Hughes, a...

Andrew Balbirnie to captain Ireland for 1,000th game

The Ireland Men’s cricket team has arrived in India for the three-match T20 International series against Afghanistan, and captain Andrew Balbirnie sees the series as a critical piece in the squad’s preparation for the T20 World Cup in late...

Dara Ó Cinnéide: Why captaincy tradition can’t imprison Kerry

Dick Fitzgerald, in his seminal 1914 book How to Play Gaelic Football has an entire section dedicated to the captaincy of a team. Fitzgerald, a name revered and remembered to this day, is a man whose insights on captaincy...

Tony Leen: Kerry ‘leaders’ would do well to lighten David Clifford’s load

Why is the David Clifford Kerry captaincy an issue at all? Two reasons. Any assessment of Kerry’s All-Ireland chances in 2020 is reasonably tied to Clifford’s wellbeing and form. That’s a hefty load for any 21-year-old to be lugging after...

Kerry ‘leaders’ would do well to lighten David Clifford’s load

Why is the David Clifford Kerry captaincy an issue at all? Two reasons. Any assessment of Kerry’s All-Ireland chances in 2020 is reasonably tied to Clifford’s wellbeing and form. That’s a hefty load for any 21-year-old to be lugging after...

Kerry captaincy won't change my approach, says David Clifford

David Clifford has been named Kerry senior football captain for 2020, not that you’d think he seemed weighed down by the pressure of such an announcement. Clifford may only be 20 – until his birthday on Wednesday, at least –...

Irish rugby hero Paul O’Connell announces retirement from professional rugby following medical advice

The former Ireland captain had hoped to start playing for his new club Toulon after he recovered from a serious hamstring tear suffered against France in last autumn's World Cup. Today's news means he will cancel his contract with the...

Rory Best named as Ireland’s captain

It's news just in. Rory Best has been named as Ireland's captain for the Six Nations - more to follow.
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Radomir Antic, the Serbian who promoted strength and solidarity in football

The former technical director of Real Madrid, Atlético de Madrid and Barcelona passed away this Monday at the age of 71. We review his...

The Spanish town that lives on the coffins, overflowed with work by the coronavirus

Coffin makers in Piñor, Spain, have not stopped making coffins since the pandemic touched national soil. Their work has been overwhelmed in recent weeks, so...

FIFA Gate: alleged cases of bribes by Russia and Qatar come to light

Two former executives of the American giant Fox were accused of corruption, bank fraud and money laundering in New York on Monday. In a new...

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The social network has been providing researchers fighting Covid-19 with information about whether people stay home and the probability that communities in one area...