Hideki Matsuyama survives nervy final round to win Masters green jacket

By Phil Casey, PA Golf Correspondent Hideki Matsuyama recovered from a nervy start and survived a late self-inflicted wound to claim his first major title in the 85th Masters. A decade after finishing as the leading amateur at Augusta National,...

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Hotel quarantine extension to proceed despite concerns over capacity

Digital Desk Staff The Department of Health said on Sunday night the extension of mandatory hotel quarantine to countries including the US, Canada, France and Italy would go ahead this week despite capacity fears. As The Irish Times reports, it said there remains “serious concern in relation...

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Bafta film awards 2021: By the numbers

By Ian Jones, PA Here are the key statistics from this year’s Bafta film awards: – Chloe Zhao is only...

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Government fears restrictions on AstraZeneca could slow vaccine rollout

Digital Desk Staff New restrictions on the use of AstraZeneca doses could slow the State’s vaccine rollout just when it was supposed...

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Hideki Matsuyama remains on course for maiden major title at Augusta

Phil Casey, PA Golf Correspondent Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama recovered from a shaky start to remain on course to claim his...

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Son Heung-min racially abused after Tottenham’s defeat to Manchester United

Nick Purewal, PA Tottenham have condemned “abhorrent” racist abuse directed at Son Heung-min on social media following Sunday’s 3-1 home...

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