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#Well read

# well-read - Sunday 31 January, 2016

The break that defined Alex Higgins, Wimbledon to Dublin: The week’s best sportswriting

These articles are bound to get you thinking.

# well-read - Sunday 24 January, 2016

The fallen All-Star, constipated rugby and the week’s best sportswriting

Sit back and enjoy some of the week’s best sportswriting.

# well-read - Sunday 17 January, 2016

# well-read - Sunday 10 January, 2016

# well-read - Sunday 6 December, 2015

Battling injury in MMA, Kerry’s lost years and the rest of the week’s best sportswriting

You deserve some indoor time. Lock the door and break out the best writing the internet had to offer this week.

# well-read - Sunday 29 November, 2015

The real story of the Mighty Ducks, on tour with Frampton, and the week’s best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on, put your feet up, and enjoy these five excellent pieces of writing.

# well-read - Friday 27 November, 2015

These 5 books have made the shortlist for Ireland’s newest sports writing prize

Jim McGuinness’ memoir leads a GAA-heavy shortlist.

# well-read - Sunday 8 November, 2015

# well-read - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Chelsea’s ‘ruthless chancer’, the Brazilian NFL kicker & the week’s best sportswriting

Also, Marina Hyde aims both barrels at the latest Fifa farce while Buster Douglas is remembered too.

# well-read - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Understanding Andre the Giant, falling out of love with your team & the week’s best sportswriting

You’ll also read about why it’s ironic that Manchester City would defend freedom of speech.

# well-read - Sunday 18 October, 2015

# well-read - Thursday 24 September, 2015

These are 14 of this year’s best sports books. How many have you read?

The 2015 William Hill Sports Book of the Year will be named on 26 November.

# well-read - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Running from addiction, rugby’s Tim Lovejoy and a banter-free zone — It’s the week’s best sportswriting

Come on in and soak up the best things we read on the internet this week.

# well-read - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Serena Williams’ greatness, wrestling’s most violent man and all the week’s best sportswriting

Also, why Jermain Defoe and his job advert have silly season sewn up.

# well-read - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Death in the bull ring, baseball in prison and the week’s best sportswriting

We’ll also have an explainer on how exactly cheats prosper.

# well-read - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Forgotten man Casillas, UCD’s heroics and the week’s best sportswriting

Also, a look inside the cold, robotic heart of Novak Djokovic.

# well-read - Sunday 14 June, 2015

# well-read - Sunday 31 May, 2015

The fugitive who almost became an Olympian, and more of the week’s best sportswriting

There’s also some satirical opinions on how Sepp Blatter is going to worm his way out of this latest crisis.

# well-read - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Gigi Buffon’s longevity, Daniel Bryan’s future and the week’s best sportswriting

Put your feet up and enjoy these long reads.

# well-read - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Cigars with The Mechanic, and finding strength in tragedy: The week’s best sportswriting

It wouldn’t be Sunday without our sportswriting round-up.

# well-read - Friday 1 May, 2015

PPV cops, Good v Evil and legacy costs: Here’s the best of the Mayweather v Pacquiao sportswriting

All of this will be out of date on Sunday morning, so get it while it’s hot.

# well-read - Sunday 26 April, 2015

You snooze, you win, Shaq looks back and the week’s best sportswriting

You’ve been out in the sun all week. Stay in, and treat yourself to these gems from around the internet.

# well-read - Sunday 19 April, 2015

What it’s like to run a marathon in North Korea and the week’s best sportswriting

We’ll also learn how judging an MMA fight works.

# well-read - Sunday 12 April, 2015

The quiet rise of Andy Lee, what drives Phil Taylor and the week’s best sportswriting

We also have a feature of the man who christened Amen Corner.

# well-read - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Tiger’s fall, Ireland to win the World Cup and cricket emerging: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

There are also superb pieces on a homeless former college footballer and how the All Blacks coach their players.

# well-read - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Marty Jannetty, longball football and mathematical modelling – It’s the week’s best sportswriting

This week also features mathematical modelling and the original sports app.

# well-read - Sunday 22 February, 2015

A-Rod, the Don and the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring a look at football’s racism problem.

# well-read - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Nigel Pearson fights off five dogs and Wozza does Sports Illustrated: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring the amusing tale of the Canadian club that signed Eusebio.

# well-read - Sunday 8 February, 2015

# well-read - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Cramming for a QB test and non-celebrations — some of this week’s best sportswriting

Come on in and let Gronk read you a story.

# well-read - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Chasing the dream and the inevitable end: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

It’s January. Stay indoors, stay warm and treat yourself to some of the best writers on the internet.

# well-read - Thursday 25 December, 2014

What’s the big deal about McGregor? It’s’s 50 favourite sports articles of 2014 (part 2)

Also featuring Cork GAA player Jamie Wall, the stray dogs of Sochi and the perils of the Irish national football team.

# well-read - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Putting the asterisks in b****r and more love for Joe Schmidt: the week’s best sportswriting

Kettle on? Feet up? Enjoy some of our favourite articles from the past week.

# well-read - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Catching The Catch, no points for beauty and the rest of this week’s best sportswriting

Whether you’re in to baseball, photography or great rugby players, there’s something here for you.

# well-read - Sunday 16 November, 2014

The internet loves soccer, money’s tight and that f***ing troublemaker: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

Take it easy and take some time to read some of the best sportswriting that appeared online this week.

# well-read - Thursday 30 October, 2014

These are the 6 nominees for Irish Sports Book of the Year 2014

The winner will be announced at a gala event on Wednesday 26 November.

# well-read - Sunday 19 October, 2014

A tribute to Serena and the sad ballad of Ken Caminiti; it’s the week’s best sportswriting

Also, there’s a compelling case made against Ched Evans playing professional football again.

# well-read - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Roddy on Roy’s taste in enemies & a dark, unsettling baseball story; it’s the week’s best sportswriting

Also, an investigation into where Formula One goes from here and a profile of USA women’s soccer star Abby Wambach.

# well-read - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Jeter, bigamy and ‘fun in the mundane’: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

You deserve a break from the big bad outdoors. Stay in and catch up on some reading.

# well-read - Sunday 7 September, 2014

The GAA’s role in the NFL’s future and the craziest stunt in wresting; it’s the week’s best sportswriting

Why would you go outside when there is so much good stuff you haven’t read yet.

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