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Saturday 4 June, 2016

'It’s not bragging if you can back it up' - 10 of Muhammad Ali's greatest quotes
# Float Like A Butterfly
# Float Like A Butterfly

'It’s not bragging if you can back it up' - 10 of Muhammad Ali's greatest quotes

Jun 4th 2016, 8:00 AM 24,090 Views 21 Comments

The legendary boxer is responsible for some of the most iconic quotes ever uttered.

Friday 22 January, 2016

How long would you last in the Royal Rumble?
# Quiz
# Quiz

How long would you last in the Royal Rumble?

Jan 22nd 2016, 9:40 PM 46,117 Views 54 Comments

The Royal Rumble is on this weekend so here’s your chance to finally find out how you’d get on.

Sunday 3 January, 2016

The right-hand men: 5 of the best rugby assistant coaches who deserve a top job

The right-hand men: 5 of the best rugby assistant coaches who deserve a top job

Jan 3rd 2016, 7:00 PM 14,144 Views 8 Comments

Which club will take a punt on one of these guys?

Saturday 2 January, 2016

Here are 5 of the best fitness podcasts that will help you get into the shape of your life
# Motivation
# Motivation

Here are 5 of the best fitness podcasts that will help you get into the shape of your life

Jan 2nd 2016, 7:00 AM 8,240 Views 1 Comment

Download a few of these for your next run.

Friday 1 January, 2016

The42's ridiculously early Ireland starting XI for Euro 2016
# Dream Team
# Dream Team

The42's ridiculously early Ireland starting XI for Euro 2016

Jan 1st 2016, 6:00 PM 11,446 Views 36 Comments

We put on our manager’s hat – as well as a regular cap – to predict Martin O’Neill’s thinking.

8 unlikely sporting predictions that will almost certainly pan out in 2016
# Crystal Ball
# Crystal Ball

8 unlikely sporting predictions that will almost certainly pan out in 2016

Jan 1st 2016, 5:00 PM 28,064 Views 27 Comments

Can Ireland cause a shock at the European championships?

Can you name the Premier League season based on the New Year's Day table?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Can you name the Premier League season based on the New Year's Day table?

Jan 1st 2016, 12:00 PM 21,612 Views 5 Comments

This will test your memory as well as your football fandom.

Thursday 31 December, 2015

Hobbit feet, sneaky cows and Brolly v Marty: The best viral GAA moments of 2015
# Memorable
# Memorable

Hobbit feet, sneaky cows and Brolly v Marty: The best viral GAA moments of 2015

Dec 31st 2015, 9:30 PM 19,842 Views 3 Comments

Here are some of the lighter moments from the 2015 GAA championship.

Here's The42's Premier League dream team of 2015
# Dream Team
# Dream Team

Here's The42's Premier League dream team of 2015

Dec 31st 2015, 8:00 PM 17,198 Views 40 Comments

Who would be in your XI?

7 times sport and celebrity collided in 2015
# Famous Friends
# Famous Friends

7 times sport and celebrity collided in 2015

Dec 31st 2015, 7:00 PM 12,792 Views 3 Comments

Famous people really do enjoy far better lives than we do.

From the Bangor Bulldozer to Baby BOD: 5 Irish young guns who broke out in 2015
# Talent
# Talent

From the Bangor Bulldozer to Baby BOD: 5 Irish young guns who broke out in 2015

Dec 31st 2015, 6:00 PM 12,198 Views 15 Comments

The future of the back row – and the backline – looks bright in Ireland.

The sportspeople the world sadly lost in 2015
# RIP
# RIP

The sportspeople the world sadly lost in 2015

Dec 31st 2015, 2:00 PM 11,610 Views 10 Comments

A lot of great athletes left us this year.

The future's bright: 7 Irish sports stars who made 2015 their own
# Talent
# Talent

The future's bright: 7 Irish sports stars who made 2015 their own

Dec 31st 2015, 12:00 PM 13,024 Views 27 Comments

It was a very special year for these athletes.

Wednesday 30 December, 2015

The42's international rugby dream team for 2015
# Best XV
# Best XV

The42's international rugby dream team for 2015

Dec 30th 2015, 7:00 PM 9,906 Views 24 Comments

Unfortunately no Irishmen make the cut.

Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Net-busting goals and sky-scraping points: 10 of the best scores from the 2015 championship
# Take Your Point
# Take Your Point

Net-busting goals and sky-scraping points: 10 of the best scores from the 2015 championship

Dec 29th 2015, 10:00 PM 6,458 Views 9 Comments

Here are some of the sweetest goals and points from last season’s football championship.

The42's Guinness Pro12 team of the year
# Dream Team
# Dream Team

The42's Guinness Pro12 team of the year

Dec 29th 2015, 10:00 AM 20,895 Views 30 Comments

Who would be in your XV?

Monday 28 December, 2015

How well do you remember these WWE Attitude Era wrestlers?
# Hell Ye
# Hell Ye

How well do you remember these WWE Attitude Era wrestlers?

Dec 28th 2015, 9:30 PM 25,980 Views 17 Comments

What WAS The Rock actually cooking?

12 photos that sum up the 2015 GAA year
# Snapshots
# Snapshots

12 photos that sum up the 2015 GAA year

Dec 28th 2015, 1:00 PM 11,938 Views 10 Comments

It was another memorable year with familiar champions.

Saturday 26 December, 2015

5 GAA selectors who could make top inter-county managers

5 GAA selectors who could make top inter-county managers

Dec 26th 2015, 10:30 AM 10,316 Views 2 Comments

Are any of these assistants ready to step up to a leading role?

Friday 25 December, 2015

How Well Do You Remember Christmas Day Premier League Tables?
# Top Of The Table
# Top Of The Table

How Well Do You Remember Christmas Day Premier League Tables?

Dec 25th 2015, 9:30 PM 25,812 Views 6 Comments

How the league looks when you open your presents tells a lot about what’s to come.

How well do you remember these sporting Christmas presents?
# Quiz
# Quiz

How well do you remember these sporting Christmas presents?

Dec 25th 2015, 12:00 PM 18,334 Views 13 Comments

How many of these did you get as a kid?

Wednesday 23 December, 2015

5 supporting players who deserve more game-time in 2016
# Supersubs
# Supersubs

5 supporting players who deserve more game-time in 2016

Dec 23rd 2015, 10:00 PM 10,963 Views 7 Comments

These substitutes will want more prominent roles going forward.

5 Irish sporting records that are very unlikely to be broken
# Legends
# Legends

5 Irish sporting records that are very unlikely to be broken

Dec 23rd 2015, 4:00 PM 11,516 Views 29 Comments

No surprise that most of these records are held by the best of the best.

4 managers who weren't meant to have big jobs
# Too Much Too Soon
# Too Much Too Soon

4 managers who weren't meant to have big jobs

Dec 23rd 2015, 1:00 PM 10,482 Views 11 Comments

Some men just weren’t cut out for the grandest stage.

The King's story and Jimmy's system: The42's favourite GAA books of 2015
# Page Turners
# Page Turners

The King's story and Jimmy's system: The42's favourite GAA books of 2015

Dec 23rd 2015, 9:00 AM 4,993 Views 1 Comment

Jim McGuinness finally revealed his secrets this year.

Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Remember getting your Christmas football annual? This book will take you back to your childhood
# Nostalgia
# Nostalgia

Remember getting your Christmas football annual? This book will take you back to your childhood

Dec 22nd 2015, 9:30 PM 13,182 Views 3 Comments

The Heyday of the Football Annual is a celebration of one of the sport’s great traditions.

The42's guide to the best sports on TV this Christmas
# TV Guide
# TV Guide

The42's guide to the best sports on TV this Christmas

Dec 22nd 2015, 5:00 PM 16,045 Views 17 Comments

There is some great sporting action for your viewing pleasure over the holidays.

Monday 21 December, 2015

How many of these GAA club jerseys do you know?
# Fashion Test
# Fashion Test

How many of these GAA club jerseys do you know?

Dec 21st 2015, 9:30 PM 49,614 Views 31 Comments

Are you a club aficionado or an inter-county snob?

Sunday 20 December, 2015

How many of these iconic Irish sporting events have you attended?
# Make The Match
# Make The Match

How many of these iconic Irish sporting events have you attended?

Dec 20th 2015, 9:30 PM 41,481 Views 47 Comments

You haven’t lived as a sports fan until you’ve gone to at least one of these.

Saturday 19 December, 2015

How well do you know your GAA selectors?
# Top Assistants
# Top Assistants

How well do you know your GAA selectors?

Dec 19th 2015, 9:30 PM 23,874 Views 11 Comments

These guys do great unseen work at inter-county level.

Saturday 23 May, 2015

Pics: Paulie waved an emotional farewell to Thomond Park this afternoon
# The End
# The End

Pics: Paulie waved an emotional farewell to Thomond Park this afternoon

May 23rd 2015, 6:21 PM 10,109 Views 12 Comments

O’Connell said that he might have played at Thomond Park for the last time.

Bayern Munich celebrated their league title win with a 6th year holiday amount of beer
# Jolly
# Jolly

Bayern Munich celebrated their league title win with a 6th year holiday amount of beer

May 23rd 2015, 6:03 PM 6,572 Views 6 Comments

Germans really love their beer.

'That is probably the last time that I play for Munster here' - Paul O'Connell
# Farewell Paulie
# Farewell Paulie

'That is probably the last time that I play for Munster here' - Paul O'Connell

May 23rd 2015, 5:05 PM 27,522 Views 27 Comments

Looks like today was the last time we will see Paul O’Connell marauding around Thomond Park.

CJ was Man of the Match once more... but let's just watch his interception booboo again
# Ill-advised
# Ill-advised

CJ was Man of the Match once more... but let's just watch his interception booboo again

May 23rd 2015, 4:39 PM 8,188 Views 4 Comments

He didn’t want to deviate from the set move, even with Rhys Webb in his face.

As it happened: Munster v Ospreys, Guinness Pro12 semi-final
# Minute-by-Minute
# Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Munster v Ospreys, Guinness Pro12 semi-final

May 23rd 2015, 2:35 PM 37,034 Views 33 Comments

Glasgow are already in the final, but who will join them?

The Springboks are trying to intimidate Joe's Ireland with this World Cup pump-up video
# Beef
# Beef

The Springboks are trying to intimidate Joe's Ireland with this World Cup pump-up video

May 23rd 2015, 1:12 PM 10,508 Views 4 Comments

Are you afraid?

The two howlers to start yesterday's Super Rugby clash were funnier than the original Anchorman
# Belter
# Belter

The two howlers to start yesterday's Super Rugby clash were funnier than the original Anchorman

May 23rd 2015, 12:40 PM 5,231 Views 0 Comments

The Chiefs and the Bulls played out a picturesque ding-dong battle.

Monday 18 May, 2015

Howitzers and call cards: 10 reasons you should buy Steven Reid a pint to celebrate his retirement
# Hero
# Hero

Howitzers and call cards: 10 reasons you should buy Steven Reid a pint to celebrate his retirement

May 18th 2015, 7:28 PM 8,050 Views 0 Comments

Reid actually scored a surprisingly large amount of crackers during his career.

30 years ago, an Irishman became the most cynical player in FA Cup final history by default
# Red Mist
# Red Mist

30 years ago, an Irishman became the most cynical player in FA Cup final history by default

May 18th 2015, 5:17 PM 31,134 Views 26 Comments

Kevin Moran was the first man to ever be sent off in the FA Cup final.

There's a serious problem with try celebrations in rugby and Stuart Hogg tried to fix it last weekend
# Ice Cool
# Ice Cool

There's a serious problem with try celebrations in rugby and Stuart Hogg tried to fix it last weekend

May 18th 2015, 4:25 PM 11,012 Views 9 Comments

What did you make of the fullback’s reaction to scoring against Ulster on Saturday?

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