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#Interview

# interview - Sunday 28 June, 2015

# interview - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Superstar Katie Taylor loathe to take idol Sonia O’Sullivan’s mantle

The 28-year-old Olympic lightweight champion eased to victory over promising young French boxer Estelle Mossely

‘Roy Keane’s honesty inspired my book’

Danny Higginbotham chats to The42 about his recently released autobiography ‘Rise of the Underdog’.

# interview - Friday 26 June, 2015

‘I was clinging onto a bit of hope,’ admits Katie Taylor

The 28-year-old Olympic champion got the benefit of the doubt earlier.

# interview - Sunday 21 June, 2015

‘Fighting is the rawest form of sport’ – Kieran McGeeney’s martial arts journey

“It’s about thinking under pressure when someone is trying to break your arm or choke you out.”

‘I wouldn’t say Klinsmann was aloof, but he was a bit of an intellectual’

Journalist and author Uli Hesse recalls West Germany’s Italia 90-winning side.

# interview - Saturday 20 June, 2015

‘Unlike team sports, you don’t get paid a salary so it’s a tough existence down at the bottom’

Conor Niland wants to bring Ireland’s tennis players to the next level.

The Irish brother-and-sister combo hoping to take the 2016 Olympics by storm

The Irish brother-and-sister combo hoping to take the 2016 Olympics by storm

Living, working, travelling, and competing together takes its toll on the siblings.

‘I used to have a fear of public speaking — now I make a living from it’

Gerry Duffy chats to The42 about goal-setting, motivation and overcoming phobias.

# interview - Thursday 18 June, 2015

‘The nation holds its breath!’ – George Hamilton recalls his iconic commentary

The famous words, uttered during the Ireland-Romania game, have since become immortalised in the annals of Irish sport.

# interview - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Stephen Hawking explains what would happen if Dara Ó Briain jumped in a Black Hole An Unpleasant Time

Stephen Hawking explains what would happen if Dara Ó Briain jumped in a Black Hole

(Presumably, the advice applies to everyone.)

# interview - Monday 15 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A sex worker went on Ray D’Arcy to talk about her campaign … she wasn’t happy with how it went Prostitution

A sex worker went on Ray D’Arcy to talk about her campaign … she wasn’t happy with how it went

Laura Lee, a Dublin-born law graduate, accused the host of being hostile and aggressive. Some listeners agreed. Others found it thought-provoking.

# interview - Sunday 14 June, 2015

The inspiring story behind a man carrying a washing machine around Ireland

Enda O’Doherty is the person underneath the five-stone domestic appliance.

# interview - Thursday 4 June, 2015

‘These guys were morons… They didn’t come to watch football’

Ger Canning tells The42 about his recollection of reporting at the infamous 1995 friendly between England and Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie “It is definitely a lot harder to stay in than to come out” Changes

“It is definitely a lot harder to stay in than to come out”

The Health Minister was speaking on RTÉ’s The Ray D’Arcy’s Show this afternoon.

# interview - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie What’s in your food and where does it come from? Sponsored

What’s in your food and where does it come from?

Do you check? Do you care?

# interview - Monday 1 June, 2015

The story behind the Pope’s meeting with Lazio GAA and the pic that went viral

Cormac McLaughlin tells The42 about how an O’Neills ball ended up at the Vatican.

# interview - Sunday 31 May, 2015

A Spurs legend on falling out of love with the club, getting fired by Alan Sugar and Ireland-England

The former player and current Director of Football at Exeter spoke to The42 about his upcoming visit to Dublin.

# interview - Saturday 30 May, 2015

‘It’s the first time in professional rugby I found it and I found it in Munster’

Munster hooker Eusebio Guiñazú tells The42 about feeling at home 11,000km from his native Mendoza.

# interview - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Want to represent Ireland at the Tag Rugby World Cup? Here’s how…

Three representatives of the sport chat to The42 about getting involved.

# interview - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘So, life has been good to me’ – Bill O’Herlihy in his own words Okey Doke

‘So, life has been good to me’ – Bill O’Herlihy in his own words

An extract from a 2012 interview with the legendary broadcaster about the Olympics, Michael Lowry, his health and more.

# interview - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Looking for a new sport to try this summer? Here’s what Ultimate Frisbee has to offer

Conor Casey chats to The42 about the sport’s considerable growth in Ireland of late.

# interview - Friday 22 May, 2015

2 brave adventurers are attempting to swim the whole way around Ireland in under 4 months

Irish adventurers David Burns and Maghnus Collins are set to spend 3-4 months swimming around Ireland.

# interview - Thursday 21 May, 2015

‘Ireland has an opportunity to send a message to the world’ – Donal Óg on Sky News

The former All-Star spoke to Eamonn Holmes.

# interview - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge ‘The female side of marriage equality’: the inside story of the Galway castle mural Interview

‘The female side of marriage equality’: the inside story of the Galway castle mural

Artist Joe Caslin tells the story of how it all came about.

# interview - Sunday 17 May, 2015

‘I can’t believe somebody didn’t think — what if we lose this final?’

Simon Hughes chats to The42 about his new book documenting Liverpool in the 90s, ‘Men in White Suits’.

# interview - Saturday 16 May, 2015

‘There are a lot of footballers in League of Ireland who could be playing at higher levels’

The Cork City player chats to us about the state of the League of Ireland, getting booed by fans and a possible return to England.

# interview - Thursday 14 May, 2015

‘I’ve been racially abused twice in Sligo and once so far in Cork’

Footballer Kieran Djilali opens up about his experiences since moving to the League of Ireland in 2013.

‘GAA wouldn’t be top of my list for doping… rugby and soccer are the big ones’

Mark English also believes fellow Irish athlete Martin Fagan should not compete again owing to his doping past.

# interview - Monday 11 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie “I would love to have kids right now, but there’s a process that one has to go through” Form An Orderly Queue This post contains videos

“I would love to have kids right now, but there’s a process that one has to go through”

Prince Harry is looking for love, it seems.

# interview - Sunday 10 May, 2015

‘I want to evolve what you’re doing here and take Ireland to the next level’

We sat down with new Ireland head coach John Bracewell this week to talk about his ambition to bring Test cricket to these shores.

Is it possible for an athlete to have a bad diet and still be world class?

Professor Asker Jeukendrup chats to The42 about optimal recovery, nutrition and Lionel Messi.

# interview - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Didi Hamann on nights out with Dunphy and whether McCarthy’s good enough for Liverpool

The ex-Reds player also gives his thoughts on Raheem Sterling’s contract situation and Steven Gerrard’s imminent departure.

# interview - Monday 4 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge People all over Ireland tuned in to hear Tony Fenton on the radio one last time When Bono Met Tony

People all over Ireland tuned in to hear Tony Fenton on the radio one last time

The late broadcaster’s interview with Bono, recorded in the months before his death, aired today.

# interview - Friday 1 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge U2 just announced three gigs in Dublin this year Songs Of Innocence

U2 just announced three gigs in Dublin this year

Bono revealed all in an interview with the late Tony Fenton, recorded before the broadcaster’s death in March.

# interview - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 7 thoughts we have all had in a job interview The Nerves

7 thoughts we have all had in a job interview

*clammy hands*

# interview - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

‘The staff didn’t get wages for 3 months’ – Ireland’s Harry Arter on a true underdog story

The Bournemouth player chats to The42 after his side were effectively promoted.

# interview - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

‘The biggest myth about George Best is that drink brought an end to his football career’

It’s 50 years today since the late Northern Irishman won his first league title with Man United.

From The Daily Edge Mark Ruffalo answered all the sexist questions Scarlett Johansson usually gets Role Reversal

# interview - Sunday 26 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Mohamedou says he’s locked up, tortured, and fighting for justice Guantánamo Diary

Mohamedou says he’s locked up, tortured, and fighting for justice

His book is the first written and released by a Guantánamo detainee.

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