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#Editor's picks

# editors-picks - Thursday 15 January, 2015

No miracles required against Saracens but Munster need smart gameplan

We take a look at the importance of the kicking game, maul control, and attacking variety.

# editors-picks - Monday 12 January, 2015

‘I can’t see it going beyond 2 minutes’ – John Kavanagh writes exclusively for

Conor McGregor’s head coach joins our team of expert columnists ahead of UFC Boston.

# editors-picks - Sunday 11 January, 2015

How James McGee’s Grand Slam breakthrough set the course for an ambitious 2015

Ireland’s top tennis player is in action at Australian Open qualifying next week.

Ireland back row Fitzpatrick striving to bring sports science to life

The 29-year-old’s company is based out of DCU and focuses on driving athletic performance.

# editors-picks - Thursday 8 January, 2015

‘You need 2 eyes to play but I seem to be doing okay with just one’ – Ian McKinley’s rugby return

‘You need two eyes to play out-half but I seem to be doing okay with just one. ‘

It’s not just Stephanie Roche: 6 more Women’s National League stars you should know

There’s no shortage of talent in our domestic league.

Detoxing? Here are a few ideas for simple lunch recipes

They might not look the most exciting but they’re pretty damn tasty.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Coaches Film: Why the ‘fat guys in the trenches’ will be crucial for the Cowboys against the Packers

We break down the most important five players on the Dallas team.

After beating cancer, Gary O’Neill hangs up his boots to spend time with the kids

The 32-year-old striker has decided to pack it in and enjoy family life.

# editors-picks - Monday 5 January, 2015

Five Irish MMA fighters you should be keeping track of in 2015

Expect to hear a lot more about these guys this year.

# editors-picks - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Steven Gerrard was the last of a dying breed but will certainly have regrets

The midfielder has always been hard on himself and will likely dwell on what might have been when he finally leaves Liverpool.

# editors-picks - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Is this a golden age for goalkeepers?

Jonathan Wilson, football writer and author of The Outsider – a history of the position, gives us his take.

# editors-picks - Monday 29 December, 2014

‘I’d been on the streets since I was 13… Football helped me to believe in myself’

Thomas O’Dwyer and James Traynor of the Irish Homeless World Cup team chat to about overcoming obstacles.

# editors-picks - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Analysis: Munster’s men send clear message to Schmidt in Leinster win

Tommy O’Donnell, Ian Keatley and Andrew Conway were among the players to impress on Friday night.

# editors-picks - Friday 26 December, 2014

# editors-picks - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

James Joyce was a rugby fan? It’s’s 50 favourite sports articles of 2014 (part 1)

Also featuring articles on Luis Suarez, Munster coach Anthony Foley and Kobe Bryant.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

The story behind this euphoric picture of Brian O’Driscoll retiring a champion

We spoke the man who captured the iconic moment.

# editors-picks - Monday 22 December, 2014

The day my alma mater won the All-Ireland in Croke Park – My 2014 sporting moment

It wasn’t the biggest day in Croke Park this year but Coláiste Choilm’s victory carried a greater resonance.

‘If anything, I’ve written this almost too well’

Adam Hurrey of @FootballCliches fame chats to us about Andy Townsend, the language of Sunday League football and more.

# editors-picks - Sunday 21 December, 2014

20 of the best Inpho sports photographs from the last year

All the eye-pleasing viewing you need.

# editors-picks - Thursday 18 December, 2014

‘No matter how blue the water or high the palm tree’: Even paradise is no escape from mental illness

Sean Nee suffers from depression and anxiety. Some days are great, but on the bad days even the ideal surroundings cannot tip the scales.

# editors-picks - Monday 15 December, 2014

‘Infinitely seductive’ and more of what the French papers are saying about Munster’s defeat in Clermont

Clermont have underlined their status as potential Champions Cup winners, according to the French media.

# editors-picks - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Tomorrow’s Andy Lee front page on the Limerick Leader is an absolute gem

That music shop really lucked out on their advertising place, eh?

# editors-picks - Saturday 13 December, 2014

World at his fingertips: Limerick’s Andy Lee hoping to hit title jackpot in Vegas Title Night This post contains videos

World at his fingertips: Limerick’s Andy Lee hoping to hit title jackpot in Vegas

Las Vegas is the Capital of Second Chances and Andy Lee is intent on seizing his in tonight’s world title fight.

# editors-picks - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

The Irish wrestler who’s living the dream in WWE

Bray native Fergal Devitt chats to about life with Vince McMahon’s company.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Analysis: Munster’s failure in green zone costs them dearly against Clermont

Paul O’Connell and his pack were outsmarted at the line-out and maul in Thomond Park.

# editors-picks - Friday 5 December, 2014

Know your sport? Then take our weekly quiz

How much attention were you paying to the week’s sporting events?

# editors-picks - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Irish team going for gold at Roller Derby World Cup

We spoke to Fiona Carton as Team Ireland get set to take on the world in Texas.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Meet the Irish European medalist who is following in the footsteps of Katie Taylor

Grace says Taylor was an idol for her when she was getting into boxing.

# editors-picks - Monday 1 December, 2014

Meet the ‘Greek Freak’, the 19-year-old doing things that should terrify the rest of the NBA

Giannis Antetokounmpo is going to be a big name in lots of ways.

# editors-picks - Thursday 27 November, 2014

No words seem right – Phillip Joel Hughes, Cap 408, will forever remain 63 not out RIP

No words seem right – Phillip Joel Hughes, Cap 408, will forever remain 63 not out

A tragic accident has left cricket in a communal state of numbness and disbelief, writes Ryan Bailey.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Women’s sport still doesn’t get the support it deserves. Here’s how we can change that Opinion This post contains videos

Women’s sport still doesn’t get the support it deserves. Here’s how we can change that

Sports PR executive Colm Woods has practical solutions to change the perception of women’s sport in Ireland.

# editors-picks - Friday 21 November, 2014

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

How much attention were you paying to the week’s sporting event?

# editors-picks - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Analysis: Schmidt’s players making life easier for their teammates

We break down the important supporting contributions for five of the Irish tries against Georgia.

# editors-picks - Sunday 16 November, 2014

Here’s 9 ways to live your life like Roscommon hero Shane Curran

The St Brigid’s goalkeeper announced his retirement yesterday.

# editors-picks - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Thank Girvan for that: Remembering Ireland’s nightmarish 2007 win over Georgia Bad Day In Bordeaux This post contains videos

Thank Girvan for that: Remembering Ireland’s nightmarish 2007 win over Georgia

We had the misfortune to be in Stade Chaban Delmas for a moral defeat on the biggest stage.

# editors-picks - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

‘Jack Charlton’s final word on the matter was “F**k ’em, we’ll beat ’em anyway”‘

Alan McLoughlin recalls how preparations for a vital Euro 96 qualifier went badly awry.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Analysis: Ireland’s intelligent maul defence frustrates the Boks

Simon Easterby and Paul O’Connell came up with a smart way to stop the South Africans.

# editors-picks - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Bloody Sunday 1920 in Croke Park – 90 seconds of shooting that changed Irish-British History

A new book ‘The Bloodied Field’ by Michael Foley recounts the extraordinary story of Bloody Sunday.

# editors-picks - Thursday 6 November, 2014

‘With black humour, we started speculating about who would be assassinated first’

The Republic travelled to face Northern Ireland in an infamous World Cup qualifier in November, 1993.