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Other - Yesterday’s News


Other - Saturday 3 December, 2016

McGregor claims he remains two-weight champion and Mayweather is scared Box Office This post contains videos

'When I didn't die from my buddy shooting me, I knew it was time to get out'

Tommy Byrne, the greatest race car driver you’ve never heard of, tells The42 about his incredible life.

Planet Earth references and Ken Early's underwear: Second Captains 750 podcasts on

We chat to presenter of the hugely-popular sports show, Eoin McDevitt, ahead of its latest milestone.


How diabetes 'saved' my life

US-based motivation speaker and elite powerlifter, Chris Rudden, describes his experience of living with an incurable disease.

Other - Friday 2 December, 2016

Usain Bolt wins record sixth IAAF World Athlete of the Year award

It’s been another superb year for arguably the greatest athlete of all time.

We'll Leave It There So: Larkin bids farwell, Zaur signs new deal and all today's sport

Plus, all the weekend’s key fixtures.

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Nico Rosberg sensationally retires just days after winning the F1 World Championship

The German has quit while he’s ahead.


Zaur's the man! Antia to stay as Irish boxing coach for the next 5 years

Antia’s decision “a vote of confidence in the future of Irish boxing.”

Between Eric Bristow and Theo Walcott, we've learned a lot about modern life this week

“Saying whatever you want, or saying nothing at all appears to be the choice on offer,” writes Tommy Martin in this week’s column.

Paul Dunne wasn't able to build on his strong opening round in South Africa

Charl Schwartzel holds the clubhouse lead on -10, five clear of Ireland’s Dunne.

Tiger: 'I made some really silly mistakes - mistakes I don't normally make'

Early momentum stalls as Woods finishes comeback round on one-over par.

Bob Arum: McGregor move is very smart - but Mayweather fight would be ludicrous

Vegas bookies make Mayweather 1/25 favourite if superfight ever happens.

Which way to Houston? Cowboys show that they can win ugly against the Vikings

Elliot and Bryant TDs take Cowboys one step closer to the playoffs.

Other - Thursday 1 December, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Payne's kidney injury, Tiger back on the prowl and today's sport Thursday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Payne's kidney injury, Tiger back on the prowl and today's sport

Meanwhile, Paul Dunne makes stunning start in South Africa, Conor McGregor gets pro boxing licence and Arsenal star to undergo surgery.

Disaster for the Patriots as Gronk reportedly set to miss 8 weeks

New England’s star tight end needs back surgery.

Is... is he... is Tiger back?

The Big Cat is back on the course at the Hero World Challenge – and he’s hitting it well.

'I enjoyed it because I see all these noughts in the distance and they're getting closer' Money Money Money This post contains videos

'I enjoyed it because I see all these noughts in the distance and they're getting closer'

All Barry Hearn can see are those dollar bills coming his way.

Paul Dunne sizzles in South Africa to take early lead at Alfred Dunhill Championships

Not a bad start to the season for the 24-year-old.

NFL player who uses marijuana to treat serious illness suspended 10 games

Seantrel Henderson suffers from Crohn’s disease.

Could this be the week the Cowboys finally slip up?

It’s our NFL week 13 preview.

'He would get his ass beat from pillar to post' - Mayweather camp scoff at McGregor's boxing licence

Conor McGregor is now licensed to box in California.

Conor McGregor has been granted a boxing licence by the state of California

The development has added fuel to speculation over a potential bout with Floyd Mayweather.

Norwegian prodigy Carlsen wins third World Chess Championship

He beat Russian challenger Sergei Karyakin in the final phase of four quickfire extra games.

Other - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

It is virtually impossible to have a good relationship - Rosberg on Hamilton

Newly crowned F1 champion Nico Rosberg has conceded he will never be “best friends” with Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton.

We'll Leave it There So: Six Nations bonus points, All-Ireland final ref's admission and all today's sport

Plus, former darts champion Eric Bristow has apologised for his widely condemned football sex abuse comments.

Eric Bristow apologises for football sex abuse comments

The former darts champion was sacked by Sky Sports yesterday.

Thomas Barr's Olympic exploits recognised as he wins national athletics award

Rob Heffernan was also recognised at this afternoon’s awards lunch in Santry.

'You're a bellend!' David Haye and Tony Bellew are already giving their fight the hard sell Ding Dong This post contains videos

Klopp warns Liverpool fans not to get too excited about Woodburn

The 17-year-old became Liverpool’s youngest ever goalscorer in a 2-0 EFL Cup win over Leeds but the coach wants him to stay grounded

Weeks after retiring, Jessica Ennis-Hill to receive third world title

Tatyana Chernova’s 2011 world heptathlon gold medal has been annulled due to doping violations, with Jessica Ennis-Hill in line to benefit.

Other - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

We'll Leave it There So: Tragedy in Colombia, Barry Bennell charged and today's sport

Plus, Jose Aldo says the “coward” Conor McGregor was never the 145-pound champion.

South Africa claim their airport jostling incident with journalist was staged Aussie Schemozzle This post contains videos

South Africa claim their airport jostling incident with journalist was staged

“As far as our security was concerned it was a direct breach of security protocol and he had to act to protect our players.”

Frampton confident of stoppage win in Santa Cruz rematch

The pair were in Belfast today ahead of their January showdown.

Eric Bristow sacked by Sky Sports for suggesting sex abuse victims not 'proper men'

The former world champion will no longer be used as a pundit by the British broadcaster.


Coach of Olympic champion to lead Ireland's swimmers to Tokyo 2020

Jon Rudd says he wants to help Ireland ‘find that elusive podium position at World and Olympic level.’

21-year-old quarterback says he's quitting football after the season: 'I need my brain'

An Indiana University quarterback has taken the decision to protect his future.

'Watch F1 and you see beautiful-looking people and you look at snooker and think 'God''

Ronnie O’Sullivan has compared snooker to a car boot sale.

The Redzone: Winning is still, sadly, all that matters in the NFL

Tyreek Hill helped the Chiefs to a big win Sunday, but should he be in the league at all?