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#Sportswriting

# sportswriting - Sunday 17 May, 2020

Cian O'Connor's rise and fall, Páidí Ó Sé's greatness and Sports Stadium recalled

Here’s the best of the internet this week.

# sportswriting - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Now That’s What I Call Behind The Lines, Vol 2 - listen to the best bits from our sportswriting podcast

We’ve put together a highlights reel of some of the show’s best bits.

# sportswriting - Sunday 5 April, 2020

Pasta and friendship, The Missing Olympics, and more of the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on, it’s that time of the week.

# sportswriting - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Late nights, dark places, and knowing when to pull back - The Art of Ghostwriting

We talk to Vincent Hogan, Paul Kimmage, Christy O’Connor, Keith Duggan and Dion Fanning about what goes into writing a sports autobiography.

# sportswriting - Saturday 14 March, 2020

'Just because there's no live sport, that doesn't mean we're stopping' - Sports media versus the shutdown

Media outlets across Ireland are finding ways to adapt to a world without live sport.

# sportswriting - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Learning from Mayo tweet scandal, steroids in youth rugby and more of the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on, it’s that time of the week.

# sportswriting - Sunday 23 February, 2020

The murky dealings of one of Arsenal's greatest managers and more of the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on, it’s that time of the week.

# 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.

# sportswriting - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

This is what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

Everyone’s joined up already, yeah?

# sportswriting - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Consequences of Cantona's kung-fu kick, Kobe Bryant's greatness and more of the week's best sportswriting

A selection of our favourite bits of sportswriting from around the world over the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

'There's a generation of sportswriters in Ireland from the '90s who were massively influenced by American sports journalism'

Episode 15 of the Behind The Lines podcast – featuring Dave Hannigan – is out now.

# sportswriting - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Rugby turning 'rotten' and more of the week's best sportswriting

A selection of our favourite bits of sportswriting from around the world over the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 19 January, 2020

Anthony Foley, the ESPN editor who joined the priesthood, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Put your feet up and dive into some of the best pieces of writing we’ve enjoyed over the past week.

# sportswriting - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Episode 14 of the Behind The Lines podcast - featuring Paddy Agnew - is out now

Gavin Cooney is joined by the Italy-based author and journalist to discuss covering ‘Chippy’ Brady, the Vatican, the Troubles and much more in The42′s sportwriting podcast.

# sportswriting - Sunday 15 December, 2019

O'Gara and the Blue Panther, a Paralympian's struggle with euthanasia and more of the week's best sportswriting

Sit back with five of the best reads we’ve enjoyed over the last week.

# sportswriting - Sunday 8 December, 2019

How everything fell apart at Manchester United and more of the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on, put your feet up and enjoy some of our favourite pieces from the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 1 December, 2019

How Moyross made Keith Earls, a beautiful tribute to a late colleague and the week's best sportswriting

A selection of our favourite sporting pieces from the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Sadio Mane's legendary generosity and more of the week's best sportswriting

Here’s a selection of some of our favourites pieces that were published over the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Wayne in the USA, smoking for sport and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Lazy Sundays were made for reading about Wayne Rooney’s sneaking into casinos.

# sportswriting - Sunday 20 October, 2019

A remarkable Brian Clough tale, DeAndre Hopkins and more of the week's best sportswriting

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

# sportswriting - Sunday 13 October, 2019

The man overseeing Manchester United's decline and more of the week's best sportswriting

A selection of our favourite sporting pieces from the past seven days.

# 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.

# sportswriting - Sunday 8 September, 2019

A detailed blueprint to fix Manchester United and more of the week's best sportswriting

Plus, a profile of USA Women’s star Rose Lavelle.

# sportswriting - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Jack O'Shea, Gunnersaurus, the Ashes and more of the week's best sportswriting

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

# 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.

# sportswriting - Sunday 14 July, 2019

A touching tribute to late Limerick boxer Kevin Sheehy and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, a heartwarming World Cup story and a family affair with the Hendersons.

# sportswriting - Sunday 7 July, 2019

ROG gets out of Dodge and more of our favourite sportswriting from the past week

After you’ve walked the dog and devoured a rasher sandwich, put your feet up and get stuck into this lot.

# 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.

# sportswriting - Sunday 19 May, 2019

Remembering Dublin legend Anton O'Toole, the curious case of Ben Te'o and the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on and get stuck into this lot.

# sportswriting - Sunday 5 May, 2019

Ruby's retirement, Liverpool's Premier League bid and the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on and get stuck into this lot.

# 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.

# 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.

# sportswriting - Sunday 7 April, 2019

The week's best sportswriting, featuring the former Wasps player who defeated paralysis

Enjoy some of our favourite sporting reads from the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 31 March, 2019

Ex-Ireland international's support for cancer patients and more of the week's best sportswriting

Enjoy some of our favourite sporting reads from the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 24 March, 2019

'The furore over Tayla Harris photo' and more of the week's best sportswriting

Plus, a piece looking at the first-ever women’s match to main-event wrestling’s biggest night, which includes Ireland’s Becky Lynch.

# sportswriting - Sunday 17 March, 2019

'Raheem Sterling has had enough' and more of the week's best sportswriting

Start your St Patrick’s Day by tucking into some of our favourite sporting reads from the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 10 March, 2019

An emotional plea to help 2010 All-Ireland winner through illness and the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on and get stuck into some of our favourite pieces of sportswriting from this week.

# sportswriting - Sunday 3 March, 2019

The unlikely link between M*A*S*H* and a sportswriting masterpiece

WC Heinz’s work is treated with a reverence normally reserved for Hemingway.

# 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?’

# sportswriting - Sunday 17 February, 2019

A 'genial genius' in the GAA and more of the week's best sportswriting

Switch the kettle on, put your feet up and enjoy some of our favourite pieces from the past seven days.

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