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# well-read - Sunday 10 January, 2016

From The42 Press box porn, Gretzy of granite and a real number 10: Here’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

# well-read - Sunday 6 December, 2015

From The42 Battling injury in MMA, Kerry’s lost years and the rest of the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Battling injury in MMA, Kerry’s lost years and the rest of the week’s best sportswriting

You deserve some indoor time. Lock the door and break out the best writing the internet had to offer this week.

# well-read - Sunday 29 November, 2015

From The42 The real story of the Mighty Ducks, on tour with Frampton, and the week’s best sportswriting Sunday Papers

The real story of the Mighty Ducks, on tour with Frampton, and the week’s best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on, put your feet up, and enjoy these five excellent pieces of writing.

# well-read - Friday 27 November, 2015

From The42 These 5 books have made the shortlist for Ireland’s newest sports writing prize Well Read

These 5 books have made the shortlist for Ireland’s newest sports writing prize

Jim McGuinness’ memoir leads a GAA-heavy shortlist.

# well-read - Sunday 8 November, 2015

From The42 Sports helping through cancer treatment and lamenting Grantland’s demise: the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

# well-read - Sunday 1 November, 2015

From The42 Chelsea’s ‘ruthless chancer’, the Brazilian NFL kicker & the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Chelsea’s ‘ruthless chancer’, the Brazilian NFL kicker & the week’s best sportswriting

Also, Marina Hyde aims both barrels at the latest Fifa farce while Buster Douglas is remembered too.

# well-read - Sunday 25 October, 2015

From The42 Understanding Andre the Giant, falling out of love with your team & the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Understanding Andre the Giant, falling out of love with your team & the week’s best sportswriting

You’ll also read about why it’s ironic that Manchester City would defend freedom of speech.

# well-read - Sunday 18 October, 2015

From The42 Kerry star’s dressing-room farts and a history of Turner’s Cross: it’s the week’s best sports writing Well Read

# well-read - Thursday 24 September, 2015

From The42 These are 14 of this year’s best sports books. How many have you read? Shopping List

These are 14 of this year’s best sports books. How many have you read?

The 2015 William Hill Sports Book of the Year will be named on 26 November.

# well-read - Sunday 20 September, 2015

From The42 Running from addiction, rugby’s Tim Lovejoy and a banter-free zone — It’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Running from addiction, rugby’s Tim Lovejoy and a banter-free zone — It’s the week’s best sportswriting

Come on in and soak up the best things we read on the internet this week.

# well-read - Sunday 30 August, 2015

From The42 Serena Williams’ greatness, wrestling’s most violent man and all the week’s best sportswriting Essential Reads

Serena Williams’ greatness, wrestling’s most violent man and all the week’s best sportswriting

Also, why Jermain Defoe and his job advert have silly season sewn up.

# well-read - Sunday 23 August, 2015

From The42 Death in the bull ring, baseball in prison and the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Death in the bull ring, baseball in prison and the week’s best sportswriting

We’ll also have an explainer on how exactly cheats prosper.

# well-read - Sunday 19 July, 2015

From The42 Forgotten man Casillas, UCD’s heroics and the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Forgotten man Casillas, UCD’s heroics and the week’s best sportswriting

Also, a look inside the cold, robotic heart of Novak Djokovic.

# well-read - Sunday 14 June, 2015

From The42 Falling in love with sport and Baggio’s nicks: it’s the week’s best writing Media

# well-read - Sunday 31 May, 2015

From The42 The fugitive who almost became an Olympian, and more of the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

The fugitive who almost became an Olympian, and more of the week’s best sportswriting

There’s also some satirical opinions on how Sepp Blatter is going to worm his way out of this latest crisis.

# well-read - Sunday 17 May, 2015

From The42 Gigi Buffon’s longevity, Daniel Bryan’s future and the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Gigi Buffon’s longevity, Daniel Bryan’s future and the week’s best sportswriting

Put your feet up and enjoy these long reads.

# well-read - Sunday 3 May, 2015

From The42 Cigars with The Mechanic, and finding strength in tragedy: The week’s best sportswriting Sunday Papers

Cigars with The Mechanic, and finding strength in tragedy: The week’s best sportswriting

It wouldn’t be Sunday without our sportswriting round-up.

# well-read - Friday 1 May, 2015

From The42 PPV cops, Good v Evil and legacy costs: Here’s the best of the Mayweather v Pacquiao sportswriting Read All About It

PPV cops, Good v Evil and legacy costs: Here’s the best of the Mayweather v Pacquiao sportswriting

All of this will be out of date on Sunday morning, so get it while it’s hot.

# well-read - Sunday 26 April, 2015

From The42 You snooze, you win, Shaq looks back and the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

You snooze, you win, Shaq looks back and the week’s best sportswriting

You’ve been out in the sun all week. Stay in, and treat yourself to these gems from around the internet.

# well-read - Sunday 19 April, 2015

From The42 What it’s like to run a marathon in North Korea and the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

What it’s like to run a marathon in North Korea and the week’s best sportswriting

We’ll also learn how judging an MMA fight works.

# well-read - Sunday 12 April, 2015

From The42 The quiet rise of Andy Lee, what drives Phil Taylor and the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

The quiet rise of Andy Lee, what drives Phil Taylor and the week’s best sportswriting

We also have a feature of the man who christened Amen Corner.

# well-read - Sunday 8 March, 2015

From The42 Tiger’s fall, Ireland to win the World Cup and cricket emerging: It’s the week’s best sportswriting Good Reads

Tiger’s fall, Ireland to win the World Cup and cricket emerging: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

There are also superb pieces on a homeless former college footballer and how the All Blacks coach their players.

# well-read - Sunday 1 March, 2015

From The42 Marty Jannetty, longball football and mathematical modelling – It’s the week’s best sportswriting Best Sportswriting

Marty Jannetty, longball football and mathematical modelling – It’s the week’s best sportswriting

This week also features mathematical modelling and the original sports app.

# well-read - Sunday 22 February, 2015

From The42 A-Rod, the Don and the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

A-Rod, the Don and the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring a look at football’s racism problem.

# well-read - Sunday 15 February, 2015

From The42 Nigel Pearson fights off five dogs and Wozza does Sports Illustrated: It’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Nigel Pearson fights off five dogs and Wozza does Sports Illustrated: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring the amusing tale of the Canadian club that signed Eusebio.

# well-read - Sunday 8 February, 2015

From The42 Remembering more than a Derry City goal, how we watch sport and the rest of this week’s best writing Well Read

# well-read - Sunday 25 January, 2015

From The42 Cramming for a QB test and non-celebrations — some of this week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Cramming for a QB test and non-celebrations — some of this week’s best sportswriting

Come on in and let Gronk read you a story.

# well-read - Sunday 11 January, 2015

From The42 Chasing the dream and the inevitable end: It’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Chasing the dream and the inevitable end: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

It’s January. Stay indoors, stay warm and treat yourself to some of the best writers on the internet.

# well-read - Thursday 25 December, 2014

From The42 What’s the big deal about McGregor? It’s TheScore.ie’s 50 favourite sports articles of 2014 (part 2) Well Read

What’s the big deal about McGregor? It’s TheScore.ie’s 50 favourite sports articles of 2014 (part 2)

Also featuring Cork GAA player Jamie Wall, the stray dogs of Sochi and the perils of the Irish national football team.

# well-read - Sunday 7 December, 2014

From The42 Putting the asterisks in b****r and more love for Joe Schmidt: the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Putting the asterisks in b****r and more love for Joe Schmidt: the week’s best sportswriting

Kettle on? Feet up? Enjoy some of our favourite articles from the past week.

# well-read - Sunday 30 November, 2014

From The42 Catching The Catch, no points for beauty and the rest of this week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Catching The Catch, no points for beauty and the rest of this week’s best sportswriting

Whether you’re in to baseball, photography or great rugby players, there’s something here for you.

# well-read - Sunday 16 November, 2014

From The42 The internet loves soccer, money’s tight and that f***ing troublemaker: It’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

The internet loves soccer, money’s tight and that f***ing troublemaker: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

Take it easy and take some time to read some of the best sportswriting that appeared online this week.

# well-read - Thursday 30 October, 2014

From The42 These are the 6 nominees for Irish Sports Book of the Year 2014 Well Read

These are the 6 nominees for Irish Sports Book of the Year 2014

The winner will be announced at a gala event on Wednesday 26 November.

# well-read - Sunday 19 October, 2014

From The42 A tribute to Serena and the sad ballad of Ken Caminiti; it’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

A tribute to Serena and the sad ballad of Ken Caminiti; it’s the week’s best sportswriting

Also, there’s a compelling case made against Ched Evans playing professional football again.

# well-read - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From The42 Roddy on Roy’s taste in enemies & a dark, unsettling baseball story; it’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Roddy on Roy’s taste in enemies & a dark, unsettling baseball story; it’s the week’s best sportswriting

Also, an investigation into where Formula One goes from here and a profile of USA women’s soccer star Abby Wambach.

# well-read - Sunday 5 October, 2014

From The42 Jeter, bigamy and ‘fun in the mundane’: It’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Jeter, bigamy and ‘fun in the mundane’: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

You deserve a break from the big bad outdoors. Stay in and catch up on some reading.

# well-read - Sunday 7 September, 2014

From The42 The GAA’s role in the NFL’s future and the craziest stunt in wresting; it’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

The GAA’s role in the NFL’s future and the craziest stunt in wresting; it’s the week’s best sportswriting

Why would you go outside when there is so much good stuff you haven’t read yet.

# well-read - Sunday 24 August, 2014

From The42 George Best’s time in Cork and the Louis Van Gaal dossier; the week’s best sportswriting Essential Reading

George Best’s time in Cork and the Louis Van Gaal dossier; the week’s best sportswriting

Also, how Ferguson’s high school American football team are coping amidst the chaos.

# well-read - Sunday 10 August, 2014

From The42 Football in the Great War, Ciao Prandelli and Rory’s lunch with Sergio — it’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Football in the Great War, Ciao Prandelli and Rory’s lunch with Sergio — it’s the week’s best sportswriting

Why would you go outside when there is so much good stuff you haven’t read yet.

# well-read - Sunday 27 July, 2014

From The42 From Ronda Rousey to David Feherty: It’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

From Ronda Rousey to David Feherty: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

You’ve had a long week, treat yourself with half a dozen gems from around the internet.