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#Only a game?

# only-a-game - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Remembering the last time the Six Nations ended up in chaos

The Ireland v Italy game is almost certain to be postponed because of the Coronavirus, evoking memories of 2001 when the foot and mouth crisis forced rugby to look at the bigger picture.

# only-a-game - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

A seminal Irish sports book turns 40 this week

Renowned journalist Brian Glanville has described it as “the best and most authentic memoir by a professional footballer”.

# only-a-game - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Pints v pasta: Your step-by-step guide to big match preparation Schools Of Thought This post contains videos

# only-a-game - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

A major initiative: Irish golfers should be used to attract tourists, says Murphy

Fine Gael Cork North Central Deputy feels the country does not promote its golfing facilities enough.