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Other - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Ireland’s Annalise Murphy on great expectations, Rio’s unclean water and coping with light winds

The Irish sailor chats to The42 about her big year ahead.

The Blind Side story just keeps on giving

Michael Oher is hoping to win a second Super Bowl tonight.

Other - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Carlingford Lough defends Gold Cup crown in Leopardstown thriller

Willie Mullins’ Valseur Lido fell at the last but the Co Carlow handler still managed to claim a Grade One hat-trick at the venue today.

McIlroy goes low on the home straight to give himself fighting chance in Dubai

But he trails leader Danny Willett by eight shots ahead of the final round.

A definitive ranking of the 11 best Super Bowl ads ever made Too Commerical This post contains videos

A definitive ranking of the 11 best Super Bowl ads ever made

Frogs selling beer, cats selling IT solutions and old ladies complaining about beef shortages. All human life is captured at half-time of the NFL’s showpiece game.

10 super bets to bowl over the bookies this Sunday

Please gamble responsibly.

Lowry falls off the lead in Phoenix as Dunne and Harrington head home

American James Hahn leads the way, but Lowry is still very much in contention.

Your hour-by-hour guide to the biggest weekend of sport so far this year

We’re spending the next few days on the couch, who’s with us?

Other - Friday 5 February, 2016

From One dead and two injured as men in disguise attack Dublin hotel Drumcondra

One dead and two injured as men in disguise attack Dublin hotel

The shooting took place at a boxing weigh-in at the Regency Hotel.

One of the NFL’s secret weapons works out of an office in Ireland

The42 chats to ProFootballFocus senior analyst Sam Monson.

Louis van Gaal talks up Manchester United title hopes after ‘sparkling’ displays

The Dutchman feels another good result against Chelsea on Sunday can reignite their challenge.

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

Have you been paying attention to the headlines?

The 10 Super Bowl ads people are already sharing like crazy

Watch out for these ads on Sunday.

NFL mega-fans Jackie Tyrrell, Dan McFarland and Mossy Quinn preview Super Bowl 50

How do they see Super Bowl 50 playing out?

Is this how the next Terminator movie starts? Robot hits hole-in-one at PGA Tour event

LDRIC the golf robot gets a hole-in-one on the 16th at the Waste Management Open.

Sonia O’Sullivan could be in line for World Championship medals after Chinese drug revelations

Reports in China suggest athletes were involved in state-sponsored doping in the 1990s.

Everyone raves about the Denver defence but the Panthers’ could decide the Super Bowl

We take a closer look at what the Carolina defence will bring to San Francisco.

Other - Thursday 4 February, 2016

From Latest news on Michael Schumacher is “not good” – former Ferrari boss Schumi

Latest news on Michael Schumacher is “not good” – former Ferrari boss

“I get news about him constantly, and unfortunately it’s not good.”

QUIZ: Are you a Super Bowl champ or chump?

How well do you know America’s biggest game?

We’ll Leave It There So: Paddy Jackson left out of Ireland squad, rankings boost and today’s sport

There was also plenty of Fitzgibbon Cup action and a number of line-ups were confirmed for the opening weekend of Six Nations matches.

POLL: Who do you think will win Super Bowl 50? You Decide This post contains a poll

POLL: Who do you think will win Super Bowl 50?

We want to know who you think is going to lift the Vince Lombardi Trophy on Monday.

The six best plays in Super Bowl history

From Marcus Allen’s run to ‘the helmet catch’.

Tyson Fury: Sheikh bid to host Klitschko rematch for 120 people on his private yacht

Five venues under consideration for heavyweight championship rematch.

The path to the Super Bowl – 5 games that defined the Broncos’ & Panthers’ seasons

Wins, losses and the plays that gave us our finalists.

Hat-trick chasing McIlroy kicks off with promising start in Dubai

World number two sits two shots off the pace despite shaky start.

It’s very difficult to find a weakness in the Denver defence

We continue our in-depth look at the areas that might make or

Incredible Steph Curry scores 51, flirts with three-point record

Steph Curry came up just short in his attempt to break the NBA’s record for three-pointers made in a game.

Other - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

We’ll Leave It There So: Irish football loses Mark Farren

The 33-year-old Derry City legend died after a battle with cancer.

Super Bowl 50: Where are the best places to watch it in Ireland?

If you won’t be at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara this Sunday, we’ve got the next best thing.

A day in the life of swimmer Fiona Doyle as she prepares for the Rio Olympics

Her schedule is demanding, to say the least.

Why special teams might just be the Carolina Panthers’ Achilles heel

We take a closer look at the unit that could cost Carolina a Super Bowl.

Three and easy! Ireland surge to top of table on road to the promised land of Test cricket

Another emphatic win for Ireland this morning.

Broncos rookie sent home from Super Bowl over ‘prostitution ring’ investigation

Ryan Murphy will take no further part in preparations for Super Bowl 50.

Other - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Wiggins suspects history of mechanical doping

Former Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins has suggested mechanical doping is not a new problem for cycling.

Could the Broncos’ special teams be a potential Super Bowl weakness?

We take a closer look at the third side of the game ahead of Super Bowl 50.

54-year-old Frank Bruno won’t be granted licence for a boxing comeback

Comeback is a no-go, boxing bosses tell former world heavyweight champ.

Here is what fans will be able to eat at Super Bowl 50

Super Bowl 50 kicks off on Sunday in San Francisco.