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Dublin: 20 °C Friday 26 May, 2017

Yesterday’s News

There's a very familiar name in the Tyrone minor full-forward line this weekend

Peter Canavan’s young lad is already making a name for himself.

Cork call on 5 of their U21 finalists for Munster junior football opener

Rebels face Waterford in Fraher Field on Saturday.

100,000 Ajax fans sing their club anthem after Europa League final defeat Standing Together This post contains videos

100,000 Ajax fans sing their club anthem after Europa League final defeat

Probably the highlight of Ajax’s night, to be fair.

Michael Conlan certainly looks ready for his second pro fight

Conlan meets Alfredo Chanez on Friday night.

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Marco Silva quits relegated Hull - and clubs are lining up to hire him

Silva leaves the KCOM “in order to further his career.”

Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Big Sam resigns from Crystal Palace - and hints at retirement from football

“I have no ambitions to take another job,” Allardyce wrote.

Is this the new Barcelona manager? Bilbao confirm Ernesto Valverde's departure

Valverde has been in charge at the San Mames since 2013.

Matt finish! First Irish win as Teggart takes Stage 3 of the Rás

Five Irish riders finished in the top 10 on Tuesday.

Monday 22 May, 2017

Preston's Alan Browne gets first senior call-up as O'Neill adds to Ireland squad

Cork midfielder to join Ireland training camp ahead of busy period.

24 points later: David Moyes resigns as manager of relegated Sunderland

Moyes leaves the Stadium of Light without compensation.

The best bits from the An Post Rás as van Schip rides clear to win Stage 2

Denmark’s Nicolai Brochner Nielsen retains the yellow jersey.

Thursday 18 May, 2017

Golfer strips to underwear and gets into water hazard to comply with bizarre golf rule Splash Brothers This post contains videos

Golfer strips to underwear and gets into water hazard to comply with bizarre golf rule

David Wicks is a team player, no doubt.

Giro agony as Ireland's Sam Bennett is pipped on the line for a THIRD time Sam The Man This post contains videos

Giro agony as Ireland's Sam Bennett is pipped on the line for a THIRD time

Dumoulin retains the maglia rosa as Fernando Gaviria wins stage 12.

'You're f**king arrogant': Fognini rips into umpire after losing at Rome Masters You Cannot Be Serious! This post contains videos

'You're f**king arrogant': Fognini rips into umpire after losing at Rome Masters

Andy Murray’s conquerer crashes out after losing to Alex Zverev.

Wednesday 17 May, 2017

The movie about the match that changed tennis forever is on its way Cinema Date This post contains videos

The movie about the match that changed tennis forever is on its way

‘Battle of the Sexes’ should be in Irish cinemas later this year.

'Boxing is like a microscope looking into your heart, looking into your soul'

A three-part BBC documentary on Barry McGuigan and family starts tonight.

Thursday 11 May, 2017

Sergio: Nothing but respect for Harrington after 'great' chat at McIlroy's wedding

Garcia and Harrington kissed and made up at Rory McIlroy and Erica Stoll’s wedding last month.

'We’re not waiting anymore': Dana White says GSP comeback title fight v Bisping is off

Bisping now set to defend his middleweight title against Yoel Romero.

Sunday 7 May, 2017

Ireland improve, but England still far too strong on a historic day at Lord's

“We put up a bit more of a fight,” says Ireland captain William Porterfield.

As it happened: Arsenal v Manchester United, Premier League

Neither side could afford to slip up in the race for fourth. We had minute-by-minute coverage of the action from the Emirates.

Heartbreak for Blackburn's Irish contingent as they win - but can't beat relegation to League One

Wins for Birmingham and Nottingham Forest keep them safe at Blackburn’s expense.

Championship drama! Grealish's 89th-minute equaliser hands Newcastle title at Brighton's expense

Newcastle’s 3-0 win against Barnsley enough to clinch the league as Brighton slip up at the death.

Thursday 4 May, 2017

'F*ck Conor. He can f*cking fight himself' - Nate Diaz doesn't want McGregor trilogy 209

G'day Roy! Keane linked to Melbourne City job by Australian media

Stuart Pearce and Alan Pardew are also thought to be on the shortlist.

Tipperary player hit with one-match ban for his part in Davy Fitzgerald row

Jason Forde will miss Tipp’s game against Cork on 21 May.

Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Jim Gavin is staying on as Dubs manager for another two years

Dublin’s All-Ireland winning manager agrees extension until the end of 2019 championship.

'Sin bins' in football? FA to start trial in England's lowest leagues next season

The trial will aim to tackle dissent in football.

Furlong, Henshaw, Murray, Stander - who was Ireland's best player this season? Awards Season This post contains a poll

Furlong, Henshaw, Murray, Stander - who was Ireland's best player this season?

The nominees for the 2017 Rugby Players Ireland Awards have been announced.

We're not in Kansas any more: Jamaal Charles has joined the Denver Broncos

“I always wanted to play with Denver,” says veteran running back,

Saturday 29 April, 2017

The42's Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy the final day of Punchestown

It’s all coming down to the wire at Punchestown this afternoon. Any winners?

Friday 28 April, 2017

This one's for you, Dad! Patrick treble gives Willie Mullins edge in trainers' fight

Willie Mullins edges €91,000 in front of rival Gordon Elliott in the trainers’ championship.

Thursday 27 April, 2017

Miss the Pat Fox episode of Laochra Gael last night? It's here in full Premier This post contains videos

Miss the Pat Fox episode of Laochra Gael last night? It's here in full

“I’ve seen it all now, a Rabbitte chasing a Fox around Croke Park!”

Katie Taylor spars against a tennis ball in prep for world title eliminator Skillz This post contains videos

Katie Taylor spars against a tennis ball in prep for world title eliminator

You’d want to have fast hands.

Annie Power, Willie Mullins' beloved wondermare, may have run her last race

The 2016 champion hurdler is in foal to Camelot.

No Fuchs Given: The throw-in, and reaction, that has everyone talking this morning

Christian Fuchs needs to work on his aim. Alexis Sanchez needs to work on his acting.

Wednesday 26 April, 2017

The42's Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy Day Three of Punchestown

We could do with a couple of winners.

They've done it again! Harrington and Power win epic Gold Cup with Sizing John

Cheltenham champ wins Wednesday’s big race at Punchestown in a photo finish.

Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Tearful moment as British athlete is told she's getting an Olympic medal - nine years later Long Time Coming This post contains videos

Tearful moment as British athlete is told she's getting an Olympic medal - nine years later

Kelly Sotherton is set to finally become a three-time Olympic medallist.

Ronnie loses first 3 frames of Ding quarter-final, but he's already started the comeback

Higgins, Selby and Hawkins all lead after the opening quarter-final sessions.

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