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Dublin: 9 °C Monday 17 December, 2018

Saturday 15 December, 2018

Weather hits O'Byrne Cup schedule as three fixtures postponed

A couple of games are still to go ahead however.

Leinster confirm Champions Cup game will go ahead as Storm Deirdre hits Dublin

Bath will be welcomed to the Aviva Stadium this evening.

Saturday 8 December, 2018

As it happened: Bath v Leinster, Heineken Champions Cup

The champions travelled to the Rec for a crunch European tie.

Kerry county board secretary takes aim at media for coverage of Dingle-East Kerry brawl

Peter Twiss also says a lack of respect for officials is ‘endemic’ in the Association.

Thursday 6 December, 2018

How common is the use of painkillers in modern rugby? Heineken Rugby Weekly This post contains videos

How common is the use of painkillers in modern rugby?

Brian O’Driscoll spoke frankly about the use of pills last night.

Saturday 24 November, 2018

As it happened: Man Utd v Crystal Palace and Watford v Liverpool

We followed the 3pm Premier League kick-offs.

Mick McCarthy to be unveiled as Ireland manager tomorrow

The Association have made a quick decision in the wake of Martin O’Neill’s departure.

Sunday 7 October, 2018

'Three of Khabib's guys are on the way to jail' says disgusted Dana White

The UFC boss says he’s sick about the crazy conclusion to UFC 229.

Thursday 4 October, 2018

Introducing our new podcast, Heineken Rugby Weekly on The42

Murray Kinsella and Andy Dunne got stuck in with Ryan Bailey as the rugby season hots up.

Saturday 22 September, 2018

'He's the only assistant who gets this much publicity. It’s bonkers' - Mick McCarthy on Saipan and Roy Keane

And the former Ireland boss admits he knew the Saipan pitch was ‘shite’.

Saturday 11 August, 2018

'I'm spent' - Conor Nash earns praise on winning AFL debut for Hawks

And there was an Irish contingent on the Geelong side too.

Daryl Horgan signs three-year deal with Hibs

Neil Lennon says the former Preston man will add another dimension to his side.

John Sugrue in line for another year with Laois footballers

The Kerry native had been named amongst the contenders for the vacant job in the Kingdom.

Saturday 28 July, 2018

As it happened: Galway v Clare, All-Ireland hurling semi-final

There’s a place in the final at stake as last year’s champions face the Banner.

Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Conquer our annual Open Championship tipping contest and win a The42 goody bag

On the tee from Ireland… The42 comment section!

Saturday 14 July, 2018

As it happened: Wexford v Clare, All-Ireland SHC quarter-final

It was the Davy Derby at Páirc Uí Chaoimh with a place in the last four up for grabs.

Saturday 23 June, 2018

The Rugby Show: Reaction from Sydney as Ireland seal landmark series win

Murray Kinsella witnessed Joe Schmidt’s side complete a hugely-successful season earlier.

Thursday 14 June, 2018

'He's very good at watching out for other people, just to make sure everyone's okay'

The oldest competitor at the Special Olympics Ireland Games will lead from the front this weekend.

Saturday 9 June, 2018

Kevin Moran back in for Waterford's clash with Limerick after suspension

And Shane Dowling is back in for the Treaty.

Michael Ryan makes three changes for Tipp's showdown with Banner

The sides clash in Semple Stadium on Sunday.

Friday 1 June, 2018

Cork make just one change to team for Limerick clash under Saturday night lights

Dean Brosnan comes in for the Rebels.

Derek McGrath drafts in Gleeson and Mahony for crunch Tipp showdown

And Bubbles gets the nod from Michael Ryan.

Saturday 26 May, 2018

Darren Till misses weight for UFC Liverpool main event with Stephen Thompson UFC

Jim Gavin names experienced Dublin side for Wicklow clash

The Dubs head to Portlaoise tomorrow.

Friday 25 May, 2018

Legendary boxing trainer Brendan Ingle passes away at age of 77 RIP

Legendary boxing trainer Brendan Ingle passes away at age of 77

Four world champions, including Naseem Hamed, had the the Dublin native in their corner.

Thursday 24 May, 2018

Cork's Alan Cadogan ruled out for rest of the season - reports

The Rebels face old enemy Tipperary on Sunday.

Saturday 19 May, 2018

'There is massive potential in brand Cork' - Rebels get back to the future with launch of fundraising group

Cairde Chorcaí brought together former players at Páirc Uí Chaoimh last night.

Friday 18 May, 2018

Paul Rouse appointed as interim Offaly boss

The UCD lecturer will take charge for the rest of the championship.

Sunday 13 May, 2018

'I drew crowds wherever I went. Even when we played away I put a couple of thousand on the gate'

Carl Davenport was a star on and off the pitch for Cork Celtic and Hibs during a golden period for football on Leeside.

As it happened: Dublin v Kilkenny, Leinster SHC

The Dubs and Kilkenny got their summer up and running at Parnell Park this afternoon.

Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Marcos Alonso charged by FA for nasty tackle on Shane Long

Referee Mike Dean did not punish the Spaniard during Chelsea’s win over Southampton.

Saturday 14 April, 2018

IRFU and Ulster 'revoke contracts' of Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding

Jackson says he is ‘deeply disappointed’ by the decision.

Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Ray Wilkins dies aged 61 after suffering cardiac arrest

Tributes have been paid to the Chelsea club stalwart.

Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Be part of the audience for The42 Six Nations Show Live: England v Ireland

Murray Kinsella, Gavan Casey and special guest Mike McCarthy will be previewing Joe Schmidt’s Grand Slam bid.

Friday 2 March, 2018

7 sports documentaries on Netflix that will help with the cabin fever

From Zidane to Ali, settle in with some old friends.

Thursday 1 March, 2018

Quiz: Which sports autobiographies started with these first lines?

It’s World Book Day… and we’re snowed in.

Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Italian U20 star handed four-week ban for tip tackle in Dublin

Jacopi Bianchi won’t play for a while after his challenge on Jack Dunne.

Premier League TV rights sold to Sky Sports and BT Sports for £4.5 billion

Five of seven packages available have been sold.

Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Give us your questions for our rugby experts and win tickets to Ireland v Italy this weekend

We’ll be going through the phases in a Dublin city centre venue on Thursday.

Saturday 3 February, 2018

TV3 hit the beach for their first-ever Six Nations montage

It’s a big day for the Ballymount broadcaster.

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