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#Punching Above Their Weight

# punching-above-their-weight - Saturday 14 July, 2018

With a lower population than the Republic of Ireland, how Croatia continue to defy the footballing odds
# Punching Above Their Weight
# Punching Above Their Weight

With a lower population than the Republic of Ireland, how Croatia continue to defy the footballing odds

Jul 14th 2018, 12:05 AM 9,031 Views 45 Comments

Experts say sporting success comes mostly in ball sports because they are cheaper to play.

# punching-above-their-weight - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

10 other underdogs that 'did a Wales' at a major tournament
# Punching Above Their Weight
# Punching Above Their Weight

10 other underdogs that 'did a Wales' at a major tournament

Jul 6th 2016, 5:36 PM 6,831 Views 10 Comments

Greece, Denmark and others who have sprung a surprise over the years.

# punching-above-their-weight - Saturday 19 December, 2015

'I should have been a brain surgeon but I didn’t have time to study' - Billy Walsh
# Unlikely Heroes
# Unlikely Heroes

'I should have been a brain surgeon but I didn’t have time to study' - Billy Walsh

Dec 19th 2015, 7:00 PM 10,378 Views 4 Comments

An extract from Sean McGoldrick’s book, Punching Above Their Weight: The Irish Olympic Boxing Story.