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#all-time great

# all-time-great - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Ronaldo awarded record-equalling fifth Ballon d'Or under the Eiffel Tower

The Real Madrid superstar has drawn level with rival Lionel Messi today.

# all-time-great - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Tennis great Martina Hingis retires for third time with over 20 titles

She had five Grand Slam singles titles to her name when she first retired in 2003.

# all-time-great - Monday 2 January, 2017

‘If he were alive now, he wouldn’t go anywhere near an Olympic Games’ Legend This post contains videos

‘If he were alive now, he wouldn’t go anywhere near an Olympic Games’

Duncan Hamilton speaks to The42 about his new book on the life of Eric Liddell.

# all-time-great - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Brad Thorn will finish his career by captaining the Baa-Baas

Brad Thorn will finish his career by captaining the Baa-Baas

The hugely successful All Black partners Samu Manoa in a blockbusting second row.

# all-time-great - Thursday 3 May, 2012

'I hoped to play on for another two or three years' - Wallace

Nine months on from the knee injury which ended his career, David Wallace says the pain simply would not go away.