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#Best Sportswriting

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Forgetting how to lose, hurling's happy existence in the quiet life and all the best week's sportswriting

Stick on the kettle and settle into some of our favourite sports articles from this week.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 12 August, 2018

Why Man United vetoed Jose Mourinho’s transfer wishlist and all the week's best sportswriting

Plus, how eating disorders are a ‘real issue’ among males.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Diego Maradona's blatant disregard for the rules and more of this week's best sportswriting

Plus, why Woj was the real star of the 2018 NBA Draft.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 17 June, 2018

How Southgate erased lingering effects of the Golden Generation and more of the week's best sportswriting

It’s Sunday morning and you know what that means… stick the kettle on and feast your eyes on some brilliant long reads.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 3 June, 2018

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 27 May, 2018

The story of Arsenal's tragic lost star in the making and more of the week's best sportswriting

Remembering Niccolo Galli and more great reads from this week.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 6 May, 2018

The famous soccer player hiding in plain sight in a bakery and more of the week's best sportswriting

Hakan Sukur has led an interesting life after football.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 25 March, 2018

Whatever happened to the Zaire player who kicked a ref up the backside and this week's best sportswriting

Plus, Wright Thompson has written a typically excellent piece for ESPN on Geno Auriemma.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 11 March, 2018

The Paris project before PSG, Team Sky's controversy and the week's best sportswriting

It’s Sunday morning and you know what that means… stick the kettle on and feast your eyes on some brilliant long reads.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 18 February, 2018

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 21 January, 2018

The galling case of New York versus the Collins family and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on, ladies and gents. It’s that time again.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 7 January, 2018

The Patriots' civil war, Right-Wing Ronaldinho and the best of the week's sportswriting

Stick on the kettle, there. We’ve got you.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 31 December, 2017

'Sports can’t sink much lower than Mayweather-McGregor' and 25 more of the best articles from 2017

Featuring Wright Thompson, Marina Hyde, Paul Kimmage, Rory Smith and many more of the finest journalists out there.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 17 December, 2017

Stringer at 40, Phil Taylor's curtain call and the week's best sportswriting

It’s Sunday morning and you know what that means….. stick the kettle on and feast your eyes on some brilliant long reads.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 3 December, 2017

From the FA Vase to the Bernabeu, coming out at 47 and the week's best sportswriting

It’s Sunday morning and you know what that means….. stick the kettle on and feast your eyes on some brilliant long reads.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Sumo scandals, finding peace in a Greek monastery and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

It’s Sunday morning so stick the kettle on and have a read of our selection of the week’s best sportswriting.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Overcoming addiction to reach the top again, Ireland's rebel without a pause and the week's best sportswriting

It’s Sunday morning and you know what that means….. stick the kettle on and feast your eyes on some brilliant long reads.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Oranje decline, Chalkie courage, ESPN's lack thereof and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Oranje decline, Chalkie courage, ESPN's lack thereof and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Five of our favourite pieces of sportswriting from the week that was.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Remembering Jimmy Magee, online trolls and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, we have Ronan O’Gara writing a tribute piece in memory of Ex-Munster and Leinster Rugby media official Pat Geraghty.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 17 September, 2017

The tragic legacy of Darren Sutherland, doping for a documentary and the week's best sportswriting

Plus we have Jemele Hill on the controversy surrounding ESPN after comments she made about President Trump.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Isaiah Thomas's emotional goodbye, Sharapova's strange welcome and more in this week's sportswriting

Plus we have excellent profiles on Colin Kaepernick and Gennady Golovkin.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Frampton before the spotlight, Jim Harbaugh on Saved by the Bell and the week's best sportswriting

Plus there’s Conor McGregor – the man for all seasons – as well as a wonderful insight into Tony Keady.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 20 August, 2017

How to write an article like an ex-Kerry player and more in this week's sportswriting

Plus, the rise and fall of jockey Mary Bacon.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 30 July, 2017

The bright future of Irish athletics, living in Tom Brady's shoes and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, two American swimming siblings and their respective coming out stories.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 2 July, 2017

The wonderful life of an umpire, a triumph over adversity and the week's best sportswriting

There’s also a candid interview with a former Tottenham and Liverpool defender.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Alcohol addiction in golf, the complexity of being number two and the week's best sportswriting

A fascinating profile of new Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino is also featured.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Dean Rock on 'you know who', the rise of Colombian cyclists and the week's best sportswriting

Plus a 41-year-old inter-county footballer’s heartbreaking but inspiring story.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 7 May, 2017

The careless reporting on Aaron Hernandez, the Steph-KD dynamic and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, Dele Alli, Twitter loneliness and the cautionary tale of Renato Sanches.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Coleman's rise to the top, Jim McClean's forgotten glory years at Dundee and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, the last days of Aaron Hernandez’s life before his death this week.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Why Jordi Cruyff sacked himself, Ranieri exit laced with deceit and the week's best sportswriting

Leicester City and American sports feature prominently in this selection of articles from the last seven days.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 26 February, 2017

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 5 February, 2017

From meth addict to Olympic silver, Leaving Cert maths and rugby collide and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, the end of the ‘stick to sports’ era for sportswriters.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 29 January, 2017

Xabi Alonso's GAA past, Brady's friendship with Trump and all the week's best sportswriting

Sit back and enjoy the best sports journalism of the week.

# best-sportswriting - 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’.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 25 December, 2016

Conor Murray on Anthony Foley's death and more of the week's best sportswriting

Plus, Paul Kimmage takes a unique look at some of the most celebrated figures in the world of Irish MMA.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Munster memories, the physicality of modern rugby, the national anthem and all the week's best sportswriting

Plus, Harry Arter opens up about how his daughter’s memory has motivated him to help others.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Reasons to hate Tom Brady, Kosovo's troubles and all the week's best sportswriting

Plus, a reflection of this summer’s GAA championship.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 4 September, 2016

What's it like to get an Olympic gold medal in Burger King and the week's best sportswriting

We also examine the fight for LGBTQ rights in professional wrestling.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 28 August, 2016

The dysfunction of the Olympics, clotted-up blood and the week's best sportswriting

Also, pondering what happens when Roger Federer’s ageless body finally gives up and the increased violence in wrestling.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Olympic medal predictions, the return of Caster Semenya and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, how Kurt Angle won an Olympic gold medal ‘with a broken freakin’ neck’.

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