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'There was an absolute moment where the light goes from his eyes'
Asif Kapadia’s new film tells the bittersweet story of a deeply flawed genius who captured the hearts of a nation.
1000 not out: The legend that is Gigi Buffon is about to reach another milestone
The Italy and Juventus goalkeeper made his professional debut 22 years ago.
'Winning a match wasn't a triumph, losing a match wasn't a disaster': Mick O'Connell remembers his career at 80 years of age
The Kerry legend refuses to endorse the iconic status attached to him.
11 tweets that simply say 'Katie will always be a legend'
Hard luck, Katie.
'British Schindler' honoured for saving hundreds of children from Nazi death camps
Sir Nicholas Winton brought 669 Czech children to safety in 1939.
Ireland's 'poet of the people' honoured for a lifetime's great work
‘Daddy, Daddy,’ I cried, ‘Pass out the moon,’
Will we ever see the impulsive, electric likes of Brian O'Driscoll again?
We spoke with the outside centre’s Leinster and Ireland teammate Fergus McFadden, and old rival Paul Warwick, on rugby post-BOD.
Brian O'Driscoll: You have to feel those disappointments to appreciate it fully when it comes around
Leinster’s leading try-scorer has won three Heineken Cups but can still vividly recall the semi-final heartache of 2003.