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Yesterday’s News

Gaelic Players Association appoints its new chief exec to take over from Dessie Farrell

GPA president Dermot Earley will take up his new role next month.

Monday 16 January, 2017

Sunday 15 January, 2017

As it happened: Everton v Manchester City, Premier League

Well, that was unexpected. Catch up on all of the drama at Goodison Park in our minute-by-minute report.

Conte takes a bite of journalist's cake before starting Chelsea press conference Gizza Bite This post contains videos
Francis Saili's winning try still looks every bit as good this morning Frankie This post contains videos

Francis Saili's winning try still looks every bit as good this morning

We’re still drooling over that Keith Earls pass.

Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'Real sickener' as Cheltenham Gold Cup champ Don Cossack retired

Ten-year-old retired following further injury setback.

One down, two to go: Ireland's James McGee wins at Australian Open qualifiers

Irish number one will face France’s Vincent Millot next.

Saturday 31 December, 2016

United break Boro hearts at the death with two goals in two minutes

Martial and Pogba strike late in thrilling Old Trafford finale.

As it happened: Manchester United v Middlesbrough, Premier League

Could Jose Mourinho and Manchester United sign off on 2016 on a high? Catch up on all the action from Old Trafford.

Happy New Year! Celtic beat Rangers to go 19 points clear at the top

Dembele and Sinclair get the goals as Celtic come from behind to win at Ibrox.

Scandal, shocks and sadness: These were the most-read articles on The42 in 2016

Here’s what you have been reading for the last 12 months.

AND STILL! Sensational Nunes ends Ronda Rousey's comeback in just 48 seconds

Cody Garbrandt stuns Dominick Cruz in an unforgettable finish to the UFC year.

Thursday 29 December, 2016

Petit Mouchoir states Champion Hurdle credentials with classy Leopardstown win

Another big win for Michael O’Leary’s Gigginstown House Stud.

'I began vomiting. I was still allowed back on the field' - Jamie Cudmore's frightening concussion story Head Games This post contains videos

'I began vomiting. I was still allowed back on the field' - Jamie Cudmore's frightening concussion story

“It’s nice to say that we want to protect players but we’ve really got to put some action behind those words.”

Sunday 25 December, 2016

5 races you really won't want to miss this St Stephen's Day

Racing fans spoiled for choice with the graded action at Leopardstown and Kempton.

Saturday 24 December, 2016

How well do you remember the 2016 horse racing year?

Can you tell your Don Cossacks from your Don Polis?

Arsenal and Liverpool target Julian Draxler signs for PSG

Why wait for the January Sales?

Friday 23 December, 2016

Leinster make 10 changes for Stephen's Day derby against Munster

Thomond Park clash is a sell-out.

Thursday 22 December, 2016

No Andrew Trimble as Ulster name team for Connacht derby

Les Kiss makes six changes for the sold-out clash at Ravenhill.

Saturday 17 December, 2016

Sports Person of the Year 2016: Why Brian Fenton deserves to be on the shortlist

He might have missed out on Footballer of the Year, but nobody can doubt the Dublin star’s credentials.

Friday 16 December, 2016

Sports Person of the Year 2016: Why Eoghan Clifford deserves to be on the shortlist

Double Paralympic medallist pushed through the pain barrier in Rio.

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely were you paying attention to the sports headlines this week?

Rugby player given 3-year ban for shocking no-arms hit on female ref Disgraced This post contains videos

Rugby player given 3-year ban for shocking no-arms hit on female ref

Italian Rugby Federation hand down heaviest punishment in 20 years to Bruno Doglioli.

Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Neil Seery has a new date for his UFC retirement fight

Anyone fancy a trip to Brooklyn?

UFC finally set up women's featherweight division - but Cyborg won't get first title shot

Holly Holm vs Germaine de Randamie set for UFC 208 in February.

€6.9m boost as government recruits top GAA stars to help health campaigns

New deal will see GPA and government tackle mental health problems, obesity, and drug and alcohol misuse.

Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Hands off! Robert Lewandowski is staying at Bayern until 2021

Polish striker signs contract extension for an additional two years.

These are the four NFL games London is getting in 2017

Cardinals, Ravens, and Browns set for their first London visit.

Sunday 11 December, 2016

As it happened: Wasps v Connacht, Champions Cup

Could Connacht continue their 100% start in Pool 2? We had minute-by-minute coverage of the action at the Ricoh Arena.

Conor McGregor got the full Saturday Night Live treatment last night SNL This post contains videos

Conor McGregor got the full Saturday Night Live treatment last night

UFC lightweight champ featured in a skit called “Where’d Your Money Go?”

Devastating Holloway stops Pettis to set up featherweight unification fight against Aldo Ufc 206 This post contains videos

Devastating Holloway stops Pettis to set up featherweight unification fight against Aldo

New interim champion targets Aldo fight in early 2017.

Friday 9 December, 2016

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely were you paying attention to the sports headlines this week?

Thursday 8 December, 2016

The goal that gave Dundalk some hope in Tel Aviv

Lilywhites lost 2-1 to Maccabi, while AZ defeated Zenit 3-2.

Davy Fitz's dad blasts social media for split that forced Clare exit

“Small cohort of players need to analyse their own performance and commitment,” writes Pat Fitzgerald in annual report.

Tomás Ó Sé joins Billy Morgan on UCC's Sigerson management team

UCC open their Sigerson campaign against St Pat’s in late January.

Watch me prove you wrong! The promo for Ronda Rousey's long-awaited UFC comeback UFC 207 This post contains videos

Watch me prove you wrong! The promo for Ronda Rousey's long-awaited UFC comeback

Rousey returns on 30 December against Amanda Nunes.

Conor McGregor is challenging his $75k fine and community service in court

McGregor opens proceedings against Nevada State Athletic Commission.

Byrne handed his Champions Cup debut as Leinster head for Northampton

Leo Cullen welcomes Irish internationals back for Pool 4 clash.

Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Dereck Chisora goes full WWE and throws table at Dillian Whyte during press conference Panto Season This post contains videos
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