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Dublin: 1 °C Saturday 31 January, 2015

Today’s News

From The42 A look inside Carl Frampton’s training camp four weeks before his world title defence The Jackal This post contains videos

A look inside Carl Frampton’s training camp four weeks before his world title defence

Frampton puts his IBF Super-Bantamweight crown on the line against Chris Avalos on 28 February.

From The42 Two of Man United’s most-maligned men reappear to help them beat Leicester Vindication

Two of Man United’s most-maligned men reappear to help them beat Leicester

Robin van Persie and Falcao put United in control at Old Trafford.

From The42 Another day, another gorgeous Christian Eriksen free kick Peach

Another day, another gorgeous Christian Eriksen free kick

Eriksen and a Harry Kane double give Spurs a 3-0 win at West Brom.

From The42 Safe to say that Padraig Harrington definitely over-thought this shot
From The42 Rory McIlroy tore it up again today with another bogey-free round in Dubai On The Charge

Yesterday’s News

From The42 Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz Test Yourself

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

How much attention were you really paying?

From The42 Rory McIlroy is making golf look far too easy this week Rory's Story

Rory McIlroy is making golf look far too easy this week

Friday 64 takes McIlroy into the lead at the Dubai Desert Classic.

From The42 QUIZ: Are you a Super Bowl champ or chump? Super Bowl XLIX

QUIZ: Are you a Super Bowl champ or chump?

How well do you know America’s biggest game?

From The42 Diego Costa banned for three matches and will miss Chelsea’s clash with Man City Banned

Diego Costa banned for three matches and will miss Chelsea’s clash with Man City

The top two meet at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening.

From The42 Katy Perry delivered the perfect one-liner at her Super Bowl press conference Dark Horse This post contains videos
From The42 Match of the Day is here to stay (and it’s getting a Brucie bonus midweek show) MOTD
From The42 Bubbbbbaaaaa Watson made an absolute mockery of a par-four at the Phoenix Open Big Hitter This post contains videos

Bubbbbbaaaaa Watson made an absolute mockery of a par-four at the Phoenix Open

He’s playing a different game to everyone else.

From The42 ‘The new brand of hurler coming through in Dublin is outrageous’ Capital Account

‘The new brand of hurler coming through in Dublin is outrageous’

Dubs getting better every year, says midfielder Joey Boland.

Thursday 29 January, 2015

From The42 The Road to the Super Bowl – 6 key games in the Patriots’ and Seahawks’ seasons Super Bowl XLIX

Wednesday 28 January, 2015

From The42 Darran O’Sullivan has given up his day job to concentrate on Kerry full-time One Life One Job

Darran O’Sullivan has given up his day job to concentrate on Kerry full-time

“I can’t keep taking it for granted, saying I’m Superman, and taking the knocks.”

From The42 Katie: I never thought my RTÉ criticism would cause such a story Taylor Made

Katie: I never thought my RTÉ criticism would cause such a story

Taylor and the national broadcaster in documentary talks after settling their differences.

From The42 ‘It’s time for us to move on and forget about the last four years with Jim’ New Chapter

‘It’s time for us to move on and forget about the last four years with Jim’

Very little has changed under Donegal’s new management, says Karl Lacey.

Tuesday 27 January, 2015

From The42 Look out, old Macky is back! Macklin ends retirement rumours, announces next fight Mack The Knife

Look out, old Macky is back! Macklin ends retirement rumours, announces next fight

Macklin pencils in return a few days shy of his 33rd birthday.

Sunday 25 January, 2015

From The42 It’s Sunday so here are 9 of our favourite sports pictures from the past week Snap Happy This post contains images

It’s Sunday so here are 9 of our favourite sports pictures from the past week

Relive some of the week’s best moments through the photographers’ lens.

Friday 23 January, 2015

From The42 UFC announces three more European events in 2015 (but no Dublin card … for now) Save The Dates

UFC announces three more European events in 2015 (but no Dublin card … for now)

Book your flights for Krakow, Berlin or Glasgow – or all three…

From The42 Douglas and Ryan to start Leinster’s winner-takes-all clash with Wasps On The Road

Douglas and Ryan to start Leinster’s winner-takes-all clash with Wasps

Win on the road would clinch home quarter-final for Matt O’Connor’s side.

From The42 Muliaina named as captain – here’s the Connacht team to face La Rochelle Mils Street

Muliaina named as captain – here’s the Connacht team to face La Rochelle

Pat Lam makes six changes as Connacht chase a place in the Challenge Cup quarter-finals.

Thursday 22 January, 2015

From The42 TG4 will show 48 GAA games between now and the Championship, including this lot Fixture List

TG4 will show 48 GAA games between now and the Championship, including this lot

First up is a repeat of last year’s All-Ireland semi-final classic as Kerry take on Mayo on 1 February.

From The42 Olivia Munn didn’t have a clue who Aaron Rodgers was the first time they met NFL This post contains videos

Olivia Munn didn’t have a clue who Aaron Rodgers was the first time they met

Guess being a Super Bowl-winning quarterback isn’t such a big deal after all.

Wednesday 21 January, 2015

From The42 Watching Jordi Alba not watch Leo Messi’s penalty only adds to the drama Me Nerves

Watching Jordi Alba not watch Leo Messi’s penalty only adds to the drama

Messi the matchwinner as Barca take a slender lead against Atletico.

From The42 Daryl Murphy scored again for Ipswich this evening… Hey Daryl Murphy...

Daryl Murphy scored again for Ipswich this evening…

But Mick McCarthy’s side slipped up against Brighton.

From The42 Conor McGregor pocketed more than $500 A SECOND for whupping Dennis Siver Get Rich

Monday 19 January, 2015

From The42 McGregor sends Aldo a message as the Irish invasion sweeps through Boston Takeover

McGregor sends Aldo a message as the Irish invasion sweeps through Boston

Niall Kelly looks back on another significant night for Irish MMA.

Sunday 18 January, 2015

From The42 ‘I think this has been one of the best stories in the UFC’ – America is behind the Irish invasion Support

‘I think this has been one of the best stories in the UFC’ – America is behind the Irish invasion

McGregor is the main attraction but American fight fans are getting behind all of the Irish contingent.

From The42 The ‘Big Dance’ within reach for McGregor and Brady, but underdogs promise plenty of bite in Boston Letter From America

The ‘Big Dance’ within reach for McGregor and Brady, but underdogs promise plenty of bite in Boston

There are two clear favourites in two major sporting events around Boston tonight, but neither Siver or the Colts will roll over.

From The42 McGregor is just one attraction in what is a seismic sports Sunday in Boston Busy Schedule

McGregor is just one attraction in what is a seismic sports Sunday in Boston

The New England Patriots will be playing for a place in the Super Bowl tomorrow.

From The42 Ireland’s first UFC fighter backs McGregor for a quick finish History Maker

Ireland’s first UFC fighter backs McGregor for a quick finish

Tom Egan fought at UFC 93 in Dublin in 2009.

Saturday 17 January, 2015

From The42 Jose Aldo can’t wait to come to Dublin to ‘shut up’ all of Conor McGregor’s fans Trash Talk

Jose Aldo can’t wait to come to Dublin to ‘shut up’ all of Conor McGregor’s fans

The Brazilian champion was bullish about the prospect of facing the Irishman.

From The42 Ais has got Paddy’s back in their ‘home away from home’ Ais The Bash

Ais has got Paddy’s back in their ‘home away from home’

The UFC strawweight turned down a chance to fight tomorrow night at UFC Boston.

There are no titles on offer in the City of champions but the stakes couldn’t be any higher

The42′s Niall Kelly is in Boston ahead of UFC Fight Night 59.

From The42 Paddy Holohan on lobster dinners, his ‘ma’ and his love for Robbie Keane ahead of UFC Boston Buzzing
From The42 ‘I could be fighting in a Kerry GAA hall’ – Pendred not fazed by Boston homecoming Back In Boston

‘I could be fighting in a Kerry GAA hall’ – Pendred not fazed by Boston homecoming

The fighter moved to Dublin from America when he was four.

Friday 16 January, 2015

From The42 Dennis Siver ‘doesn’t trust’ the judges to give him a fair chance against Conor McGregor Irish Bias

Dennis Siver ‘doesn’t trust’ the judges to give him a fair chance against Conor McGregor

Siver thinks the judges will be swayed by the Boston crowd.

From The42 ‘I feel like I’m in Dublin’: Behind the ropes at the UFC Boston media day Irish Invasion This post contains videos

‘I feel like I’m in Dublin’: Behind the ropes at the UFC Boston media day

McGregor, Pendred, Holohan and Parke met the media and fans in Boston’s Faneuil Hall this afternoon.

The Irish takeover begins in Boston ahead of Conor McGregor’s primetime showdown

Niall Kelly is stateside for the big fight. How do you like them apples?

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