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Saturday 14 January, 2017

Daryl Horgan shares his delight following impressive first Preston start

The former Dundalk star was outstanding against Brighton earlier.

Assist for Daryl Horgan as he makes his first start for Preston a memorable one

The former Dundalk star left the pitch to a standing ovation.

Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Will the new 48-team World Cup be a good idea or ruin the tournament? Poll This post contains a poll

Will the new 48-team World Cup be a good idea or ruin the tournament?

Whether you think it’s good, bad or you don’t care, the 48-team format will be introduced in 2026.

Controversial tennis star Kyrgios wore an interesting t-shirt to a press conference last night

He wore a ‘F**k Donald Trump’ top after beating Rafael Nadal.

Sunday 8 January, 2017

It's Sunday, so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

Here’s how all the action of the last seven days looked through the camera lens.

Saturday 7 January, 2017

'I'm not going to hang up the gloves yet': At 42, Christina McMahon envisions a bright 2017

The Monaghan native spoke to The42 before Christmas and is now preparing for a March world title fight.

Friday 6 January, 2017

All focus turns to Cork as basketball Cup semi-finals play off this weekend

We preview what’s to be played for across the board.

Minister for Sport Shane Ross vows to tackle 'disturbing' MMA

The sport has split the nation, particularly since the death of Joao Carvalho in April.

Anto Flood set for League of Ireland return as he pens deal with Bray Wanderers

‘Bisto’ makes his return from Australia.

Irish Olympic sailor Saskia Tidey switches to Team GB ahead of Tokyo 2020

Having represented Ireland at Rio, she qualifies to race for Britain through her father.

Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Manchester City's Bacary Sagna to face the music over '10 against 12' post

The FA are on his case regarding a comment after yesterday’s Burnley clash.

Former United star Smith takes over from ex-Irish international at Notts County

Alan Smith has been appointed as caretaker manager in place of John Sheridan.

Sunday 1 January, 2017

'The beginnings of the sexual revolution in Derry’ and more of the week's best sportswriting

Plus Sue Ronan banned from street football and ‘Dear Football Gods, we need to talk’.

Saturday 31 December, 2016

Quiz: Do you recognise these sportspeople from old pictures?

Take a trip back through time.

Ellen Keane's remarkable journey from self-conscious 'girl with one arm' to Paralympic medallist

The 21-year-old’s outstanding efforts were rewarded at her third Paralympics with a bronze medal.

Former Tipp star Shane McGrath takes a further step in his coaching career

Having previously captained his county, McGrath will now take the reins at Kilruane MacDonagh’s.

Welsh champions The New Saints surpass Johan Cruyff’s Ajax for record wins

Last night saw a 44-year-old record for most consecutive wins broken.

Cody Garbrandt lights up fan's night as he gives his belt to cancer survivor

The newly-crowned bantamweight champion shared his special moment with Maddux Maple.

Shel-shocking the Aviva and a dazzling year in green: Leanne Kiernan's 2016

The 17-year-old sensation has had a year to remember.

Blood, sweat and tears in the UFC and elsewhere: The MMA year in pictures

Take a look back through the highs and lows of 2016.

Friday 30 December, 2016

Euro 2016, Mourinho and what is the time in Rio: Ireland's most Googled sports searches in 2016

What is COYBIG and Ireland vs New Zealand were also popular searches.

Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Paul Gascoigne hospitalised following alleged drunken brawl at London hotel

The ex-England footballer was supposedly ‘racially abusing’ customers before the incident.

Carl Frampton tops off remarkable 2016 as he's crowned ESPN Fighter of the Year

The 29-year-old became only the second European boxer to win the award.

Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Iceland, Fiji and Dundalk: 12 months of standout teams

We chose one team that stood out every month. Do you agree with our selection?

Monday 26 December, 2016

Torn between Champions League and inter-county football: A day in the life of Sarah Rowe

The Mayo and Shelbourne star thought she had already made the decision between the two sports.

Quiz: How well do you remember the women's rugby year?

Test yourself on everything from the Olympic sevens to the November Test series.

Sunday 25 December, 2016

14 sportspeople who had a 2016 to remember

This year was a special one sports-wise, especially for this lot.

42 of the best bits of the sporting year

From historic rugby wins for Ireland and Connacht, to the Euros and Olympics – it’s been a great one.

Saturday 24 December, 2016

12 months of Irish sport: The many highs and lows of 2016

We took a look through each month and picked one or two standout Irish sporting moments from each.

A year of highs and lows: The Guinness Pro12 year in pictures

From Connacht’s remarkable journey to the loss of Anthony Foley.

Thursday 22 December, 2016

From that Robbie Brady goal to the O'Donovan brothers: Here's the sporting year from 1-12

The Euros, the Olympics and Leicester – we have it all.

Wednesday 21 December, 2016

From the figure of 8 in Chicago to Shane Byrne's Olympic doppleganger: 8 times that rugby went viral this year

Plus, nine-year-old Australian powerhouse Meaalofa Te’o.

Tuesday 20 December, 2016

15 sportspeople you (probably) hadn't heard of this time last year

It’s hard to believe we didn’t know these names 12 months ago.

Sunday 18 December, 2016

Ronaldo makes history and saves the day as Real Madrid win Club World Cup

The Spanish Giants beat Japanese side Kashima Antlers 4-2 to win their second Club World Cup title.

Gary Neville defends recent criticisms of both print journalism and 'bullying' Liverpool keeper Karius

The former Manchester United captain appeared on Sky Sports Sunday Supplement this morning.

Thursday 15 December, 2016

'It's some game to make your debut': Preston boss says Horgan and Boyle could feature against Arsenal

Simon Grayson spoke highly of the former Dundalk duo following their move to the Championship club this week.

Tipp and Kerry derbies the highlights of the Dr Harty Cup and Corn Ui Mhuiri quarter-final draws

Reigning champions Árdscoil Rís and St Brendan’s Killarney learned their fate in the Munster colleges draws.

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