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#best reads

# best-reads - Sunday 6 January, 2019

# best-reads - Sunday 9 September, 2018

A search for one's family, the Oh-So-Close Men and the week's best sportswriting

Stick on the kettle and settle into some of our favourite sports articles from this week.

# best-reads - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Limerick's 'biggest let-down', a powerful story of struggle and survival and more of the week's best sportswriting

It’s Sunday morning so stick the kettle on and have a read of our selection of the week’s best sportswriting.

# best-reads - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Ronnie the Rocket, 200-pound roomies and Pele the fraud: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

There is also an article on classic football jerseys and a satirical piece on homophobia in rugby.

# best-reads - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Blind footballers, Montreal Screwjobs and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

There are also pieces on England’s most-capped player and a footballer turned teacher.

# best-reads - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Slow-mo replays, place-kicking and the World Cup; the week’s best sportswriting

There are also pieces on rugby coaching and Scottish travails.

# best-reads - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Unmoving Messi, folding arms and star-attachment; the week’s best sportswriting

There are also articles on a Brazilian family’s misfortune and Messi’s statistical brilliance.

# best-reads - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Place-kicking, Disneyland and statistics; the week’s best sportswriting

The World Cup features strongly, while there is also an excellent article on Andy Lee.

# best-reads - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Diana Ross, NFL in LA and the All Blacks; the week’s best sportswriting

There are also articles on Leinster’s season and the world of Brazil’s ‘Organizadas’.

# best-reads - Sunday 1 June, 2014

A portrait of Suarez, Roche's nemesis and the Williams sisters; the week’s best sportswriting

This week’s selection also features a piece on the high performance culture in Team Sky.