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#Editor's picks

# editors-picks - Yesterday’s News

From The42 Being too strict with your diet is a recipe for failure, says UFC star Cathal Pendred Nutrition Advice

Being too strict with your diet is a recipe for failure, says UFC star Cathal Pendred

The cold-turkey approach to carbs is rarely successful.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

From The42 Power ranking the 8 greatest Premier League champions Heroes

Power ranking the 8 greatest Premier League champions

Chelsea won the title at the weekend, but where do they rank in comparison with other champions?

From The42 Can anyone stop Dundalk? This weekend’s SSE Airtricity League talking points Domestic Matters

Can anyone stop Dundalk? This weekend’s SSE Airtricity League talking points

Plus, more contentious refereeing decisions and Sligo’s struggles.

From The42 Boxing and MMA should address their own problems instead of turning on each other Comment

# editors-picks - Sunday 3 May, 2015

From The42 How one of Dublin’s historic sites has been transformed into an international stadium Fortress Malahide This post contains images

How one of Dublin’s historic sites has been transformed into an international stadium

For the second time in two years, a 10,000 seater venue has been built from scratch for Ireland’s game against England.

From The42 ‘My agent was looking at me like I was crazy but I signed on the back of a napkin’ Life After Rugby

‘My agent was looking at me like I was crazy but I signed on the back of a napkin’

Aidan McCullen tells The42 about a career that brought him from Dublin to Toulouse to London and back home.

From The42 5 talking points as Cork and Waterford chase a hurling league title Rebels And Deise

5 talking points as Cork and Waterford chase a hurling league title

The showdown is in Semple Stadium tomorrow at 4pm.

# editors-picks - Saturday 2 May, 2015

From The42 From Wexford to New York – PJ Banville has taken his love of football across the Atlantic The Big Apple

From Wexford to New York – PJ Banville has taken his love of football across the Atlantic

The full-forward is one of six new faces in the New York side for Sunday’s Connacht SFC opener against Galway.

From The42 Bikram Yoga with Paul O’Connell is as good a cause of death as any Hot Stuff

Bikram Yoga with Paul O’Connell is as good a cause of death as any

They thought it would be funny to send the fat bloke to yoga.

# editors-picks - Friday 1 May, 2015

From The42 ‘A night at Turner’s Cross is special and that’s not an accident. Other clubs can learn’ Column

‘A night at Turner’s Cross is special and that’s not an accident. Other clubs can learn’

Cork City are leading the way in terms of putting bums on seats, writes John O’Sullivan.

# editors-picks - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From The42 Power ranking the 10 Irish fighters most likely to be snapped up by the UFC Cage Contenders

Power ranking the 10 Irish fighters most likely to be snapped up by the UFC

Who’ll be our next representative in the octagon?

From The42 With the first pick of the 2015 NFL Draft, The42 selects…

With the first pick of the 2015 NFL Draft, The42 selects…

The waiting is almost over for college football’s big names as tonight they’ll find out their new homes.

From The42 12 reasons why John O’Shea is a complete and utter legend Anniversary

12 reasons why John O’Shea is a complete and utter legend

It’s the Ireland international defender’s 34th birthday today.

From The42 Roland Ratzenberger: the tragedy Formula 1 forgot, after Senna Anniversary

Roland Ratzenberger: the tragedy Formula 1 forgot, after Senna

The Austrian died less than 24 hours before the Brazilian legend on the same track in Imola.

From The42 Mark Pollock: Get involved and help in the quest to find a cure for paralysis Unbreakable

Mark Pollock: Get involved and help in the quest to find a cure for paralysis

The inspirational adventurer explains why he is an ambassador for this weekend’s Wings for Life World Run.

From The42 Paul O’Connell calls on AP McCoy, ROG and BOD as he ponders retirement Paulie

Paul O’Connell calls on AP McCoy, ROG and BOD as he ponders retirement

The 35-year-old Ireland captain has ruled out a move to Toulon next season.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

From The42 ‘The biggest myth about George Best is that drink brought an end to his football career’ Interview

‘The biggest myth about George Best is that drink brought an end to his football career’

It’s 50 years today since the late Northern Irishman won his first league title with Man United.

# editors-picks - Monday 27 April, 2015

From The42 Everybody loves Draymond & 5 more reasons to hop on the Warriors bandwagon Splash Brothers

Everybody loves Draymond & 5 more reasons to hop on the Warriors bandwagon

Meet your new favourite NBA team.

From The42 Seven clubs are represented in our SSE Airtricity League team of the week Top Marks

Seven clubs are represented in our SSE Airtricity League team of the week

Do you agree with our selections?

# editors-picks - Sunday 26 April, 2015

From The42 Dublin looked nice all lit up for the Samsung Galaxy S6 Night Run Run In The Dark

Dublin looked nice all lit up for the Samsung Galaxy S6 Night Run

Running 10k along the quays isn’t the worst way to spend a Sunday evening.

From The42 6 talking points after another great league day for Dublin while Cork suffer setback Comment

6 talking points after another great league day for Dublin while Cork suffer setback

Dublin completed the three-in-a-row in style this afternoon in Croke Park.

From The42 The London-based Irish pub where pints are exchanged for Panini stickers Interview

The London-based Irish pub where pints are exchanged for Panini stickers

Sebastian O’Driscoll chats to us about the recently opened Six Yard Box bar.

From The42 A lifetime ago, the world fell in love with Bruce Jenner because of his determination and spirit Long Distance

A lifetime ago, the world fell in love with Bruce Jenner because of his determination and spirit

Before the operations and reality TV, he was already a hero.

# editors-picks - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

From The42 Northern Soul: ‘He played a World Cup play-off game with one hand and one leg’ Reel Story

Northern Soul: ‘He played a World Cup play-off game with one hand and one leg’

A new documentary film looks back on Northern Ireland’s remarkable World Cup quarter-final journey in 1958.

From The42 ‘Ais Daly is among the UFC strawweight elite’ – John Kavanagh writes exclusively for The42 Expert View

‘Ais Daly is among the UFC strawweight elite’ – John Kavanagh writes exclusively for The42

The latest column from Ireland’s top mixed martial arts coach.

From The42 Is there a better SSE Airtricity League player than Richie Towell? Our midweek talking points Water Cooler

Is there a better SSE Airtricity League player than Richie Towell? Our midweek talking points

The Premier Division table is starting to take shape.

From The42 Analysis: Was Sean O’Brien justified in calling Armitage ‘completely illegal’? Turnovers

Analysis: Was Sean O’Brien justified in calling Armitage ‘completely illegal’?

We’ve broken down the Leinster and Toulon opensides’ turnovers on Sunday in Marseille.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

From The42 Analysis: Why are we all talking about Jack Grealish? The Breakdown

Analysis: Why are we all talking about Jack Grealish?

The youngster’s performance in Aston Villa’s FA Cup semi-final was lauded but how good was it?

From The42 ‘Who’d be a visionary genius?’ – Can Guardiola ignore the critics and stay on track? Pep Talk

‘Who’d be a visionary genius?’ – Can Guardiola ignore the critics and stay on track?

After Bayern Munich’s 3-1 first leg defeat to Porto and the resignation of the club’s medical staff, Tommy Martin sees Pep Guardiola as a genius under pressure.

# editors-picks - Saturday 18 April, 2015

From The42 We sent one of our journalists to Dublin’s newest boxing gym to see how fit he really is Amateur Hour

We sent one of our journalists to Dublin’s newest boxing gym to see how fit he really is

If you like full-body workouts, Underdog gym could be for you.

From The42 ‘I think I’m the only Ireland international ever to play for Toulon’ Hendo

‘I think I’m the only Ireland international ever to play for Toulon’

Rob Henderson tells The42 about his memorable season with the European giants.

From The42 ‘Cloning used to be for rich Americans trying to keep their kids’ favourite pony alive’ On The Double

‘Cloning used to be for rich Americans trying to keep their kids’ favourite pony alive’

Earlier this year, Mary McCann unveiled Ireland’s first cloned show-jumping horses.

# editors-picks - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From The42 This Irish woman is making all sorts of racing history at the moment Record Breaker

This Irish woman is making all sorts of racing history at the moment

Dublin drift racer Danielle Murphy wants to be crowned Queen AND King of Europe this season.

From The42 Power ranking the 9 best Heineken Cup semi finals The Business End

Power ranking the 9 best Heineken Cup semi finals

Time for the Champions Cup to add to the list.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From The42 Bollocks and brains – Can Simeone make the big leap with Atletico? Battle Of Madrid

Bollocks and brains – Can Simeone make the big leap with Atletico?

TV3′s Tommy Martin wonders if Diego Simeone’s macho magic can take the Spanish champions to even greater heights.

# editors-picks - Sunday 12 April, 2015

From The42 ‘Never mind play rugby, some days I couldn’t even get out of my bed’ Interview

‘Never mind play rugby, some days I couldn’t even get out of my bed’

Niall Breslin, better known as ‘Bressie,’ chats to The42 about sport, mental health and life as a teenager in Israel.

From The42 Reinvention or departure? What now for Van Persie at Manchester United? Oh Rvp

Reinvention or departure? What now for Van Persie at Manchester United?

The striker is fit again after an ankle injury, but Louis Van Gaal’s side have been much improved in his absence and he has just one year left on his contract.

# editors-picks - Saturday 11 April, 2015

From The42 From League of Ireland referee to Europe’s main man in the UFC Interview

From League of Ireland referee to Europe’s main man in the UFC

Dublin native Dave Allen is leading the expansion of MMA’s largest organisation in this part of the world.

# editors-picks - Friday 10 April, 2015

From The42 No sleep ’til Brooklyn: How Andy Lee can retain his title tomorrow night We Go Hard This post contains a poll This post contains videos

No sleep ’til Brooklyn: How Andy Lee can retain his title tomorrow night

The Limerick native is the big underdog against ‘Kid Chocolate’.

# editors-picks - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From The42 ‘Don’t be surprised to see Conor beat Aldo by submission’ – John Kavanagh writes exclusively for The42 Opinion
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