Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 7 °C Sunday 9 December, 2018

Yesterday’s News

Moylette shows extraordinary courage but is edged out in homecoming humdinger with Mexican

Ray Moylette and Christian Uruzquieta waged war in Castlebar, but it was the Mexican who received the judges’ verdict.

Friday 7 December, 2018

WBC sanction 'direct' rematch between champion Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury

The sanctioning body has cleared the way for a much called-for rematch between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury.

Thursday 6 December, 2018

Mayo's 'Sugar' Ray Moylette makes weight for massive homecoming test on TG4 Sweet Spot This post contains videos

Mayo's 'Sugar' Ray Moylette makes weight for massive homecoming test on TG4

Moylette and opponent Christian Uruzquieta square off for a WBC rankings belt in Castlebar tomorrow night.

Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Referee explains why he didn't wave off the fight even when it looked like Fury was out cold

Jack Reiss was praised for the patience with which he dealt with Fury’s knockdown, where many referees would have automatically stopped the fight.

Former champion Stevenson 'stable under the circumstances, but critical' after brutal stoppage loss

‘His condition requires mechanical respiratory assistance, deep sedation and specialized neurological monitoring,’ said Dr. Alexis Turgeon.

All-Ireland champions to host Tipp in Munster hurling league opener

Clare and Cork will open Group 2 in Ennis on 29 December.

'Obviously, I was expecting maybe a question about my football skills' - Hegerberg

Ada Hegerberg isn’t too concerned by Martin Solveig’s ‘twerk’ question, and is simply delighted to be the world’s best footballer.

Southampton appoint Austrian Hasenhuttl as manager after sacking Hughes

Ralph Hasenhuttl has been tasked with keeping the Saints in the Premier League.

Quigley, Burnett and O'Neill to join Irish boxing royalty on TG4 punditry team for Moylette fight

Live coverage from the Royal Theatre in Castlebar on Friday night begins at 8:30pm.

Tuesday 4 December, 2018

'In four years, I don't think Kellie will be able to beat me... I won't be stepping down for anyone then'

After suffering a controversial defeat at the World Championships, Amy Broadhurst has her eye on Ireland’s own world champion.

Wahlstrom 'ready to do some thrashing' as Katie Taylor showdown is confirmed

Katie Taylor vs Eva Wahlstrom has been confirmed for the Canelo-Fielding card at MSG later this month.

Klopp fined after accepting misconduct charge for derby pitch invasion

The Liverpool manager has also been warned about his future conduct after the incident.

Scannell brothers and Hanrahan among 12 players to have contracts extended by Munster

John Ryan has received a three-year extension, while Arno Botha will also remain in red for an extra year.

Monday 3 December, 2018

First ever female Ballon D'Or winner asked if she knows how to 'twerk' after stirring acceptance speech Ada Hegerberg This post contains videos

First ever female Ballon D'Or winner asked if she knows how to 'twerk' after stirring acceptance speech

Ada Hegerberg later danced briefly to ‘Fly Me To The Moon’ with host Martin Solveig, who approached her to discuss the incident after the ceremony.

Sunday 2 December, 2018

Spurs fan arrested for throwing banana skin at Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Both the FA and Met police intend to investigate the incident.

Thursday 29 November, 2018

Taylor set for serious step up against former amateur rival at Madison Square Garden next month

A full 13 years after they met in the European Championships final, Katie Taylor and Eva Wahlstrom will put it all on the line again.

Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Irish youngster Troy Parrott rifles Spurs level with stunning Youth League finish against Inter Milan Top Bins This post contains videos

Irish youngster Troy Parrott rifles Spurs level with stunning Youth League finish against Inter Milan

The 16-year-old former Belvedere forward has impressed for club and country this season.

Tuesday 27 November, 2018

'There were many times when she'd come into the house crying... She wanted to walk away from it'

Kellie Harrington came close to packing in boxing less than three years ago, but now she stands on top of the world.

Woodward 'almost filled with despair' that England have lost Farrell to Ireland

Clive Woodward is at a loss as to why Andy Farrell was discarded after England’s abysmal 2015 Rugby World Cup.

Monday 26 November, 2018

'His beard was cutting the bleedin' face off me, the b*****d... I can't wait 'til I can grow a beard!'

An elated Carl McDonald spoke to The42 and Irish-boxing.com’s Joe O’Neill after his Irish title win on Saturday.

Saturday 24 November, 2018

McDonald edges McDonagh in memorable Battle of Jobstown to earn Irish title The Battle Of Jobstown This post contains videos

McDonald edges McDonagh in memorable Battle of Jobstown to earn Irish title

The 29-year-old had his hand raised on scores of 98-93, 97-93 and 98-95 in Drimnagh this evening.

Champion of the world! Sensational Kellie Harrington seals gold in New Delhi

The Dubliner beat Thailand’s Sudaporn Seesondee in the AIBA World Championships final.

'After fights, we go the same place and have a pint. I'm sure we'll have one that night, too' The Battle Of Jobstown This post contains videos

'After fights, we go the same place and have a pint. I'm sure we'll have one that night, too'

Carl McDonald and Dylan McDonagh fight for more than the Irish title at Celtic Clash 7 tonight.

Friday 23 November, 2018

O'Neill didn't have the players, says Rodgers, who rules himself out of Ireland job

Brendan Rodgers believes Martin O’Neill is ‘unfortunate’ that his Ireland squad lacked quality up front.

Thursday 22 November, 2018

Omar, Jewell and El Tel: A glance at the madness that has been Ireland's recent managerial pursuits

Surely it can’t be long before Troussier rears his head once more.

Wednesday 21 November, 2018

Kerr calls for spotlight to be shone on FAI and Delaney after 'disaster' two years In For A Penny This post contains videos

Kerr calls for spotlight to be shone on FAI and Delaney after 'disaster' two years

Brian Kerr says he would be interested in the Ireland role but believes it exceedingly unlikely that he’ll be fielding a call from John Delaney or the FAI.

Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Micheál Donoghue extends Galway hurling reign by two years

Donoghue steered the western county to long-awaited All-Ireland success in 2017.

'Keep Martin and Roy in charge and we'll continue to get performances like that... Time for a change' No Sign Of Hope This post contains videos

'Keep Martin and Roy in charge and we'll continue to get performances like that... Time for a change'

Richie Sadlier believes Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane are no longer the men to lead the Republic of Ireland national team.

Monaghan youngster McKenna spars pound-for-pound star Lomachenko ahead of new-year debut

The Smithborough stylist is expected to make his pro debut with Golden Boy Promotions early in the new year.

Friday 16 November, 2018

Jimmy Dunne and United youngster O'Connor drafted into Ireland's squad to face Denmark

Ireland will be without the suspended James McClean in Aarhus.

Katie Taylor to make Madison Square Garden debut on Canelo card next month

Taylor’s team are in talks with several prospective opponents ahead of next month’s marquee event in New York.

Kellie Harrington outclasses Kiwi foe to reach World Championships last 16 in India

Harrington earned a unanimous decision in her opening bout in New Dehli.

US star Shields sees herself and Katie Taylor as neck-and-neck atop pound-for-pound rankings

The two-time Olympic gold medalist and two-weight unified world champion is a longtime admirer of the Bray woman.

Thursday 15 November, 2018

Kurt Walker secures Ireland's second medal at EU Boxing Championships

The Lisburn bantamweight has joined Galway’s Kieran Molloy in the semis.

Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Galway boxing star Molloy guarantees bronze at EU Championships

Molloy outclassed former Youth Olympic champion Vincenzo Arecchia to reach the semis.

Ireland and Northern Ireland footballers team up to visit Crumlin Children's Hospital Nice Touch This post contains images

Ireland and Northern Ireland footballers team up to visit Crumlin Children's Hospital

Before Thursday’s friendly between the two sides, players attempted to bring a smile to the faces of children fighting a far greater battle.

Saturday 10 November, 2018

Stevie McKenna expected to sign with major US promoter as he begins pro career

The42 understands that Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions are in talks to sign the Monaghan lightweight.

Friday 9 November, 2018

'Gutted' Ryan Burnett reveals extent of agonising injury which cost him his world title

The injury is not career-threatening but will require intensive treatment and rehabilitation, says the Belfast man.

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely have you paid attention to this week’s sporting headlines?

Kendrick Lamar comes to watch McKenna as Irish teenager lays waste to opponent in California

The Smithborough young gun showed trademark poise in his disposal of a heavy-handed Mexican foe.

1 2 3 4 5