The42 uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 9 °C Thursday 3 September, 2015

#Young Guns

# young-guns - Thursday 20 August, 2015

10 players to watch as Galway, Limerick, Antrim and Wexford chase U21 hurling glory

The scene is set for Saturday’s Bord Gáis Energy All-Ireland U21 hurling semi-finals at Semple Stadium.

# young-guns - Sunday 12 July, 2015

6 players to watch in Limerick and Tipperary’s Munster minor hurling final

The two counties will battle it out for provincial silverware at Semple Stadium on Sunday.

# young-guns - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

6 players to watch in Kilkenny and Wexford’s Leinster U21 hurling final

This sextet will have a big say in Wednesday’s Bord Gáis Energy decider at Innovate Wexford Park.

# young-guns - Friday 3 July, 2015

John Maughan’s son named in defence for Mayo’s Connacht minor clash with Galway

Damien Duff and Paul Lambert are also playing in this weekend’s provincial semi-finals.

# young-guns - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

6 players to watch in Cork and Limerick’s Munster minor hurling semi-final

The winners will play Tipperary on 12 July.

# young-guns - Saturday 20 June, 2015

4 changes for champions Kilkenny ahead of Leinster minor hurling semi-final

Opponents Laois make two changes as Dublin include three newcomers for their clash with unchanged Westmeath.

# young-guns - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

5 players set to star at this year’s U21 European Championship

The tournament begins on Wednesday with plenty of highly talented youngsters on show.

# young-guns - Monday 15 June, 2015

10 players to watch in the Munster U21 hurling championship

The Bord Gáis Energy provincial campaign gets underway this week and here are the stars to keep an eye on.

# young-guns - Saturday 30 May, 2015

7 Tipperary U21s set to star on the senior stage this summer

These rising young Premier County stars look set to make their mark.

# young-guns - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Injury time drama as Kildare see off Laois, Longford too strong for Carlow

Two of the four Leinster minor football semi-final slots have been filled tonight.

# young-guns - Monday 11 May, 2015

English rugby is a young man’s game judging by the Premiership Player of the Season shortlist

At 23, Jonathan Joseph is the oldest man on the list.

# young-guns - Sunday 10 May, 2015

The 8 young Gaelic footballers to keep an eye on this summer

Remember the names as we tip these young guns to shine in the 2015 championship

# young-guns - Monday 27 April, 2015

Some of the best young backs in the world will be in the Ireland team at the U20 World Cup

Head coach Nigel Carolan has selected a strong squad for the tournament in Italy.

# young-guns - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

6 players to watch in Munster minor football quarter-finals

Three Electric Ireland Munster MFC quarter-finals are down for decision on Wednesday

# young-guns - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Last year’s Munster minor finalists have picked a strong team for this year’s opener

Tipperary and Waterford have named their sides for tomorrow’s quarter-final.

# young-guns - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

8 players to watch in this week’s Leinster U21 football quarter-finals

Here are eight key men tipped to shine in the EirGrid provincial championship this week

# young-guns - Friday 27 February, 2015

Ireland’s scintillating young guns can’t wait to get England onto the 3G Donnybrook pitch

Ireland U20 captain Nick McCarthy is confident that his side can continue their breathtaking attacking play.

# young-guns - Saturday 10 January, 2015

JBM’s experimental Cork side impressed in the Waterford Crystal Cup today

Luke O’Farrell scored nine points as the Rebels beat UL.

# young-guns - Thursday 1 January, 2015

The first penalty under the new rules was scored by one of Dublin’s brightest young hurlers

Does Paul Winters’ goal in the Dubs Stars challenge signal that scoring from penalties has gotten easier?

# young-guns - Saturday 8 November, 2014

From Meet the 18-year-old college student who just got elected to office in the US Young Guns

Meet the 18-year-old college student who just got elected to office in the US

The Republican teenager, who was born in 1996, has become the youngest lawmaker in the US.

# young-guns - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

‘If it’s 50/50, I always go for the young guy’ – South Africa coach not afraid to take risks

Heyneke Meyer shocked rugby fans by starting 20-year old Handré Pollard against the All Blacks in the Rugby Championship.

# young-guns - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Making a case for each of the three Young Footballer of the Year contenders – who should win?

Shane Walsh, Ryan McHugh and Patrick McBrearty will compete for this year’s award.

# young-guns - Sunday 5 October, 2014

The New Zealand schools team look almost as good as the All Blacks

They even have a winger with a name ominously like Jonah Lomu.

# young-guns - Saturday 20 September, 2014

6 players to watch in the All-Ireland minor final between Kerry and Donegal

Donegal take on 1/2 favourites Kerry in the curtain raiser on Sunday.

# young-guns - Friday 22 August, 2014

Here’s how Galway and Wexford will line out in the All-Ireland U21 semi-final

Galway take on Wexford at 6pm tomorrow.

# young-guns - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Five players who could win Young Footballer of the Year

There is plenty of football still to be played, but these five players lead the hunt for the end of season honour.

# young-guns - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Shane Dowling to Alan Cadogan: the Young Hurler of the Year contenders

Shane Dowling, Alan Cadogan and Cathal Barret lead the way in the race to be announced as the best young hurler in the country.

# young-guns - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Analysis: The best young players at the 2014 World Cup

It’s a highly competitive field but who makes our special XI?

# young-guns - Monday 9 June, 2014

Kildare attackers on competing for places with the ‘young lads’

Padraig O’Neill and Eoghan O’Flaherty discuss the competition for places in the Kildare attack.

# young-guns - Thursday 29 May, 2014

3 U21 players named in Wexford senior hurling side to face Antrim

The sides clash in Portlaoise next Sunday afternoon.

# young-guns - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

9 young players to watch out for in this summer’s football championship

As the championship is upon us, here’s a guide on some of the country’s best young players likely to make the step up this year…

# young-guns - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Ulster’s second string pull off rousing win against limp Munster

Mark Anscombe was thrilled with the performance of some of the younger members of his squad in Limerick.

# young-guns - Monday 17 March, 2014

8 Irish players who took advantage of the Six Nations window Young Guns This post contains videos

8 Irish players who took advantage of the Six Nations window

Several squad members made an impact in the Pro12 while Ireland were chasing silverware.

# young-guns - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Easterby backs Leinster’s next generation to slay Dragons

Joe Schmidt may yet do his old club a favour and release three or four players from Ireland camp.

# young-guns - Friday 6 September, 2013

10 things to know about Sunday’s All-Ireland minor hurling final

Galway and Waterford are expected to provide an exciting curtain-raiser to this Sunday’s senior hurling final.

# young-guns - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

5 players to look out for in the U21 European Championships final

Reigning champions Spain face Italy in the tournament decider in Israel later today.

# young-guns - Friday 30 November, 2012

Girvan Dempsey appointed Leinster Academy manager

Former Ireland international Girvan Dempsey has been promoted as Academy boss following Colin McEntee’s move to the IRFU.

# young-guns - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

It’s impossible for Kidney to ignore young Ulster stars – Ian Humphreys

The London Irish out-half has predicted bright international futures for his former teammates.

# young-guns - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Green shoots: Late Drennan strike seals under-19s progression to Elite Phase

At least one Irish team is winning.

# young-guns - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Leinster Lowdown: Guide to tonight’s U21HC semi-final action

Kilkenny entertain Wexford in Nowlan Park and Carlow host Laois in Dr Cullen Park tonight as final places are on offer in this year’s Bord Gáis Energy Leinster U21HC.

1 2