on this day
John Doyle (right) led the scorers, registering 0-8, as Kildare defeated Meath 2-17 to 1-12 in All-Ireland SFC quarter-finals.
Also on this day
In 1980 Sebastian Coe turned the tables on Steve Ovett to win the 1500 metres at the Moscow Olympics, after his great rival had beaten him in the 800m final six days earlier.
Stephen Hunt The former Ireland International turns 35 today.