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Dublin: 10 °C Sunday 24 March, 2019

Thursday 21 March, 2019

'There are multiple relatively easy fixes' but approach must change for Ireland

Players respond to freedom, says Andy Dunne on this week’s podcast.

Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Retelling of Anne O'Brien's incredible story takes inaugural 20x20 award

Eoin O’Callaghan’s piece on The42 has been recognised with a new prize aimed at rewarding coverage of women in sport.

Friday 15 March, 2019

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 4

It’s Gold Cup day in the Cotswolds as the action draws to a close.

Wednesday 13 March, 2019

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 2

Storm Gareth didn’t prevent Wednesday’s racing from going ahead on Ladies Day.

Cheltenham gets the go-ahead after early inspection

Forecasted high winds had threatened the card.

Tuesday 12 March, 2019

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 1

Look back at all the action from Prestbury Park.

Monday 11 February, 2019

Four more cases of equine influenza at Newmarket yard

The results come from vaccinated thoroughbreds at Simon Crisford’s yard.

'It’s all mumbo jumbo' - Joe Brolly slams Rebels' plan to revive football fortunes

The RTE analyst is not impressed with the county’s five-year proposals.

Friday 8 February, 2019

Quick action and 'war-room of vets' can restrict equine flu effects, racing chief insists

British Racing boss Nick Rust is confident of avoiding a long-term shutdown.

Monday 4 February, 2019

State of Páirc Uí Chaoimh pitch under the spotlight after tough day on Leeside

It was heavy going for teams at the redeveloped ground yesterday afternoon.

Saturday 26 January, 2019

Owen Mulligan takes first steps in management with Fulham Irish

The Tyrone legend played for the club for two seasons.

Monday 14 January, 2019

Martin O'Neill set to be appointed Nottingham Forest manager - reports

But who’ll be his assistant?

Sunday 13 January, 2019

Ex-Leeds and South Africa striker Phil Masinga dies aged 49 RIP

Ex-Leeds and South Africa striker Phil Masinga dies aged 49

He played for the Elland Road side in the mid-90s.

Saturday 12 January, 2019

As it happened: Leinster v Toulouse, Heineken Champions Cup

As it happened: Leinster v Toulouse, Heineken Champions Cup

It’s the four-time champions versus the four-time champions.

'I'm the least concerned' - Pádraig Harrington confident Rory McIlroy will play Ryder Cup

Team Europe’s new captain is already down to work.

Tuesday 1 January, 2019

Noel Connors named Waterford hurling captain

Pauric Mahony and Tadhg de Burca have been appointed vice-skippers, meanwhile.

Thursday 27 December, 2018

'He's already world class. He's already one of the best in his position.'

James Ryan continued to show Irish rugby fans how good he is this year.

Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Dunphy to hurling's meaning: some of our favourite sportswriting of 2018

Get the kettle on and find that selection box.

Friday 21 December, 2018

'Let Joey be Joey' - Munster need to let their new No 10 play his own game

Munster are trying to put a square peg in a round hole, according to Andy Dunne.

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.

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