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Dublin: 5 °C Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Other - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Gillian O'Sullivan on watching her sister become an Irish legend

‘I think my mother is still genuinely waiting for her to get a real job.’

'We don't talk about these things' - Murray on anxiety and breathing issues after school shooting Difficult Memories This post contains videos

'We don't talk about these things' - Murray on anxiety and breathing issues after school shooting

The tennis icon was eight years old when the Dunblane massacre occurred.

Euro 2020 excluded from proposed Wada ban on hosts Russia

Russia are clear to host next year’s tournament despite the ban

Five-star Lamar runs riot as Ravens thrash the Rams

‘We’re chasing something right now — Super Bowl,’ Jackson said.

The College Years - 'She set her goals and she was going to go after it. That was her attitude'

We retrace Sonia O’Sullivan’s time at Villanova with her former coach and teammate.

Other - Monday 25 November, 2019

Wada recommends Russia ban from Tokyo Olympics and Euro 2020

A decision over Russia’s suspension is set to be made on 9 December.

'I will never retire!' Federer not thinking about calling it a day

However, the 38-year-old admitted he is relishing the freedom retirement will bring.

Listen to Episode 1 of 'Sonia': A special three-part podcast as part of Sonia Week on The42

Today we focus on her Olympic debut in Barcelona.

Two-time champion McCormack and Ciara Mageean lead Irish team to Europeans in Lisbon

Fresh from their history-making Sister Act yesterday, McCormack’s sister Una Britton will join her on the plane to Portugal.

New Zealand Cricket to apologise to Archer after England bowler suffers racist abuse

An investigation has been opened by New Zealand Cricket after Jofra Archer was racially abused by a spectator at Bay Oval.

Kawhi's Clippers stay hot against Pelicans as Doncic erupts in Houston

The Los Angeles Clippers won again on Sunday, while Luka Doncic led the Dallas Mavericks past the Houston Rockets.

'Sonia told us in her Leaving Cert Irish Oral exam she was going to be in the Olympics'

The42 takes a visit to Cobh, the hometown of Irish sporting legend, Sonia O’Sullivan.

49ers dominate Rodgers, Packers as Patriots edge Cowboys NFL

49ers dominate Rodgers, Packers as Patriots edge Cowboys

The 49ers are 10-1 in the NFL after proving too good for the Green Bay Packers.

Welcome to Sonia Week on The42...

We’ll reflect on the Cobh woman’s career on the track and her impact off it as an Irish sporting legend turns 50.

Other - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Gerard Pique says soul preserved at new Davis Cup, despite mixed attendances

The Barcelona defender is at the forefront of changes made to the 119-year-old competition.

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

We look back on a busy seven days of action

History made at National Cross Country Championships as two sisters medal Sister Act This post contains videos

History made at National Cross Country Championships as two sisters medal

Fionnuala McCormack landed the title in style, and she was joined by her sister on the podium.

LeBron stars as Lakers eke out win, LaVine's massive 49 sets Bulls record and Spurs end eight-game losing streak NBA This post contains videos

Big weekend for Kildare's Donovan as stunning win in Glasgow brings European title shot closer

The Irish champion went 11-0 last night after coaching Tyrone teen sensation Jude Gallagher to a national title on Friday.

World champion Wilder knocks out Ortiz to retain heavyweight belt and stay undefeated

Deontay Wilder stunned his opponent with a powerful right hand at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

Callum Smith defends WBA 'super' belt but toils against gutsy John Ryder Hard To Beat This post contains videos

Callum Smith defends WBA 'super' belt but toils against gutsy John Ryder

Meanwhile, Belfast native James Tennyson overcame Wales’ Craig Evans after 11 rounds.

Other - Saturday 23 November, 2019

'All I want is a shot': Unbeaten Eric Donovan is ready to seize his chance at world level

After helping Jude Gallagher to a national title last night, Donovan steps into the ring himself in Glasgow this evening.

Desmond edges battle of friends in 69kg final as Aidan Walsh joins sister as Irish Elite champion

There was a breakthrough success, too, for Jude Gallagher in the men’s 52kg decider.

Other - Friday 22 November, 2019

Tearful Troicki says sorry as Serbia suffer heartbreaking Davis Cup defeat to Russia

Serbia had hoped to mark Janko Tipsarevic’s farewell by winning the Davis Cup, but Russia ruined those plans in Madrid on Friday.

Rory McIlroy loses ground after poor day two in Dubai

The battle for the Race to Dubai title is hotting up nicely at Jumeirah Golf Estates.

Mayweather coming out of retirement (again), promises 'spectacular event' with Dana White

The 42-year-old boxer has announced that he will be back in action next year.

Other - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Double Olympic medalist Paddy Barnes hangs up his gloves

The Holy Family BC fighter secured bronze at the 2008 and 2012 Games.

Athletics Integrity Unit charge Russia over high-jumper no-show for out of competition tests

Danil Lysenko medalled at the outdoor and indoor world championships in 2017 and 2018.

No Rio Olympics referees or judges will be used at Tokyo 2020

Michael Conlan was on the wrong end of a controversial decision in the 2016 Olympics.

Superstars Kawhi and George combine for 42 points in first Clippers game together NBA This post contains videos

Superstars Kawhi and George combine for 42 points in first Clippers game together

Luka Doncic showed no mercy against the struggling Golden State Warriors, while Ben Simmons landed his first NBA three-pointer.

Other - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Spike O'Sullivan lands major fight with unbeaten Mexican star Munguia

Jaime Munguia, who controversially outpointed Ireland’s Dennis Hogan in April, will face the Cork puncher in San Antonio.

Rás Tailteann to return under new organisers after being cancelled in 2019

The race will take place in Ireland once again next year.

Quigley aims to rebound from defeat with Lee in his corner for comeback bout

It will be the 28-year-old’s first fight under the tutelage of the former middleweight world champion.

That's all of 'em: Triple-double history for LeBron, Warriors end losing streak NBA

That's all of 'em: Triple-double history for LeBron, Warriors end losing streak

Meanwhile, ‘Melo returned to basketball with a loss to the Pelicans.

Other - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Harden and Westbrook extend win streak, while Doncic joins LeBron with record feat NBA This post contains videos

Harden and Westbrook extend win streak, while Doncic joins LeBron with record feat

Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic became the second ever 20-year-old to record a 40-point triple-double.

Mahomes' Chiefs overcome Chargers and error-strewn Rivers in Mexico NFL This post contains videos

Mahomes' Chiefs overcome Chargers and error-strewn Rivers in Mexico

The Kansas City Chiefs improved to 7-4 after overcoming the Los Angeles Chargers in Mexico.

Other - Monday 18 November, 2019

Airbnb signs 'landmark' €453m deal with the Olympics

IOC President Thomas Bach says the partnership will bring the Games into ‘the digital age’.

Super Bowl champions Patriots use trick play to edge Eagles and exact revenge Nfl Results This post contains videos

Super Bowl champions Patriots use trick play to edge Eagles and exact revenge

The New England Patriots clinched their 19th straight winning NFL season.

LeBron James: I'm just trying to put on a show for 'one of the greatest' Kobe Bryant NBA This post contains videos

LeBron James: I'm just trying to put on a show for 'one of the greatest' Kobe Bryant

Elsewhere, the Kings snapped Boston Celtics’ 10-game winning streak.