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#Best Sportswriting

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Marcus Rashford showing failing politicians how to do their jobs and more of the week's best sportswriting

Plus, Gary Vider explains how he conned his way into an interview with Michael Jordan.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 14 June, 2020

A British media outlet's take on the Daniel Kinahan/Fury-Joshua controversy and more of the week's best sportswriting

Plus, Irish sprinter Gina Akpe-Moses on why she feels it would be selfish not to speak out on the Black Lives Matter movement.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Normal People, Clare hurling and uncomfortable questions for Liverpool - The week's best sportswriting

Plus – what it’s like the be sent off in an All-Ireland final.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Remembering Michael Robinson, what we're missing from the Last Dance, and more of the week's best sportswriting

The best sport may be on pause, but the best sportswriting continues.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 16 February, 2020

The high school coach who can't forget Parkland and more of the week's best sportswriting

Enjoy some of our favourite reads from the last week.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 9 February, 2020

The Manchester United Graves Society and the week's best sportswriting

Enjoy some of the week’s best reads.

# best-sportswriting - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Stick the kettle on and enjoy some of the best sportswriting of 2019

There has been superb work published across the year, in spite of the industry’s many challenges.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 10 November, 2019

James McClean and football’s unhealthy obsession with depoliticising the poppy, and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, the New Yorker’s Louisa Thomas on the ham-handed, money-driven mangling of Sports Illustrated and Deadspin.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 27 October, 2019

Alberto Salazar's ghostwriter speaks and more of the week's best sportswriting

Also this week – Eunan O’Kane resurfaces, and what Ireland can learn from England as the dust settles on another World Cup failure.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 22 September, 2019

The real Eddie Jones, Jonny Cooper's five-in-a-row relief and more of the week's best sportswriting

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

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 15 September, 2019

Direct provision, Derry, Ireland and more of the week's best sportswriting

Lock the door, stick the kettle on and dive into some of the best sports stories the internet had to offer this week.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Keith Treacy's incredible battle with alcohol and depression, and the week's best sportswriting

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

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Manchester City 'a sportswashing instrument,' and more of the week's best sportswriting

Also featuring a fascinating piece on the unique craft of the hurley maker.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 28 July, 2019

How ESPN deal with Donald Trump and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Plus, a profile of the late Maxim Dadashev and an American broadcaster’s ambition to appeal to fans of the Big Lebowski.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 30 June, 2019

How Martin O'Neill's Nottingham Forest reign crumbled and more of this week's best sportswriting

Plus, a piece on Megan Rapinoe’s greatest heartbreak – and hope.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 23 June, 2019

Mike Tyson's weed resort and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on and enjoy the week’s best reads… plus one from the vaults.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Henderson's emotional embrace, the loneliness of tennis's 'snitch', and more of the week's best sportswriting

Stick on the kettle and catch up with some of our favourite pieces from the last week.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 28 April, 2019

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 21 April, 2019

Tiger's tale of revenge, more John Delaney and the week's best sportswriting

Chill, and take a read over these.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Solskjaer's challenge, Ajax-Juve rivalry and the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on and enjoy this lot.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 3 March, 2019

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 24 February, 2019

I'm Kellie Harrington, Arsenal simply stopped making you feel and the week's best sportswriring

Plus, an interesting League of Ireland piece and ‘I had lost my identity, who am I without sport?’

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 10 February, 2019

How St Enda’s put the Troubles behind them and the week's best sportswriting

Here’s the best of what the sporting world had to offer.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 3 February, 2019

The meaning of sport, Joe's long goodbye and the week's best sportswriting

Plus the great festival of feckless waste that is transfer deadline day.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 9 December, 2018

Solveig and Hegerberg, the greatest game never played and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, a ‘footballing fairytale told in Longford accent.’

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Copa Libertadores mayhem, comparing Pat Spillane to Donald Trump and the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on and enjoy the best of the week’s sportswriting.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Googling Gaelic football, 'the best decision' of Kevin Cassidy's life and the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on and enjoy the best of the week’s sportswriting.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 7 October, 2018

LeBron's media machine in Hollywood, Grobbelaar on war in Zimbabwe and the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on and enjoy the best of the week’s sportswriting.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Forgetting how to lose, hurling's happy existence in the quiet life and all the best week's sportswriting

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

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 12 August, 2018

Why Man United vetoed Jose Mourinho’s transfer wishlist and all the week's best sportswriting

Plus, how eating disorders are a ‘real issue’ among males.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Diego Maradona's blatant disregard for the rules and more of this week's best sportswriting

Plus, why Woj was the real star of the 2018 NBA Draft.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 17 June, 2018

How Southgate erased lingering effects of the Golden Generation and more of the week's best sportswriting

It’s Sunday morning and you know what that means… stick the kettle on and feast your eyes on some brilliant long reads.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 3 June, 2018

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 27 May, 2018

The story of Arsenal's tragic lost star in the making and more of the week's best sportswriting

Remembering Niccolo Galli and more great reads from this week.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 6 May, 2018

The famous soccer player hiding in plain sight in a bakery and more of the week's best sportswriting

Hakan Sukur has led an interesting life after football.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 25 March, 2018

Whatever happened to the Zaire player who kicked a ref up the backside and this week's best sportswriting

Plus, Wright Thompson has written a typically excellent piece for ESPN on Geno Auriemma.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 11 March, 2018

The Paris project before PSG, Team Sky's controversy and the week's best sportswriting

It’s Sunday morning and you know what that means… stick the kettle on and feast your eyes on some brilliant long reads.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 18 February, 2018

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 21 January, 2018

The galling case of New York versus the Collins family and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on, ladies and gents. It’s that time again.

# best-sportswriting - Sunday 7 January, 2018

The Patriots' civil war, Right-Wing Ronaldinho and the best of the week's sportswriting

Stick on the kettle, there. We’ve got you.

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