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#Best Sportswriting

# best-sportswriting - Wednesday 25 December, 2013's 50 favourite sports articles of 2013 (part 2)

Featuring Declan Kidney, Lance Armstrong, Aaron Hernandez, Mayo GAA and more.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Usain Bolt, Cavan GAA and Wayne Rooney: some of the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring a lengthy dissection of Landon Donovan’s enigmatic persona.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 7 July, 2013

Surface tension, mythical Flandrians and bogger pride: The week's best sportswriting

It’s that time of the week again, you lucky sports fan you.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 30 June, 2013

Spain’s thrashing of Tahiti and Roger Federer: the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring a look at the sudden rise of Monaco FC and an extensive interview with Dermot Earley.

# best-sportswriting - Saturday 11 May, 2013

8 of our favourite articles written about Alex Ferguson this week

Roy Keane and the book that never was are among the issues discussed in some of the best Fergie-related sportswriting of recent days.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 24 February, 2013

The Sunday Papers: Some of the week’s best sportswriting

Featuring Marina Hyde on Oscar Pistorius, Spailpín Fánach on Joe Brolly and an elaborate tribute to Michael Jordan as he turns 50.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 16 September, 2012

The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting

Featuring a revealing Victoria Pendleton interview and a touching piece on the Hillsborough tragedy.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 17 June, 2012

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting

While you’re waiting for the day’s sporting action to get started, get stuck into these six tasty treats over brekkie.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 1 April, 2012

The Sunday Papers: our 7 favourite pieces of sportswriting from this week

Treat yourself to some of the finest writing from across the world of sport. Sure isn’t it what Sundays are made for?

# best-sportswriting - Monday 26 December, 2011

Back pages: here’s some of our favourite sportswriting from 2011, part II

If you’ve already ploughed through yesterday’s sportswriting feast, here’s a second helping. We don’t do leftovers around here.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 25 December, 2011

Back pages: some of our favourite sportswriting from 2011, part I

Rather than watching some rubbish Christmas re-runs, put your feet up and enjoy some vintage sportswriting from the past 12 months. You’ll thank us for it.