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Friday 12 March, 2021

Join us for a special live sportswriting event with Wright Thompson
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Join us for a special live sportswriting event with Wright Thompson

Mar 12th 2021, 9:08 AM 3,768 Views 0 Comments

Gavin Cooney will host a live episode of Behind The Lines.

Friday 18 December, 2020

Niamh Farrelly makes switch to Glasgow City from Peamount
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# Swpl

Niamh Farrelly makes switch to Glasgow City from Peamount

Dec 18th 2020, 12:06 PM 2,759 Views 0 Comments

The 21-year-old has earned a deal up to the end of the 2023 season.

Paul Mescal narrates Sky Sports' All-Ireland football final promo
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# Having A Normal One

Paul Mescal narrates Sky Sports' All-Ireland football final promo

Dec 18th 2020, 11:36 AM 6,803 Views 0 Comments

Bali…haunis!

John Horan: GAA 'could do no more' to help LGFA avoid venue switch controversy
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# Pitch Battles

John Horan: GAA 'could do no more' to help LGFA avoid venue switch controversy

Dec 18th 2020, 11:13 AM 11,540 Views 31 Comments

The Association chief also reiterated his call for responsible celebrations after this weekend’s football decider.

Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport
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# Feet Up

Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport

Updated Dec 18th 2020, 8:32 AM 23,759 Views 20 Comments

Get that couch groove going.

Sunday 13 December, 2020

In another action-packed week of sport, here's what's coming up for members of The42
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In another action-packed week of sport, here's what's coming up for members of The42

Dec 13th 2020, 4:03 PM 2,819 Views 0 Comments

It’s a sports journalism superspreading event.

Friday 11 December, 2020

Give the gift of The42 to the sports fan in your life this Christmas...
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# How Did You Know?

Give the gift of The42 to the sports fan in your life this Christmas...

Dec 11th 2020, 4:58 PM 50,821 Views 0 Comments

Need a Secret Santa present for someone who knows their pillar positions from their Pillar Caffreys? We’ve got the solution to your problems.

Saturday 14 November, 2020

As it happened: Cork v Tipperary, All-Ireland SHC qualifier
# Loser Leaves Town
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# Loser Leaves Town

As it happened: Cork v Tipperary, All-Ireland SHC qualifier

Nov 14th 2020, 3:39 PM 75,494 Views 11 Comments

It was all on the line for these old rivals this afternoon.

Thursday 22 October, 2020

Dorothy Wall to make first Ireland start against Italy
# Women's Six Nations
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# Women's Six Nations

Dorothy Wall to make first Ireland start against Italy

Oct 22nd 2020, 11:39 AM 4,267 Views 2 Comments

Adam Griggs’ side get their Six Nations back up and running this weekend in Dublin.

Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Here's what we have coming up for members of The42 this week
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Here's what we have coming up for members of The42 this week

Oct 20th 2020, 4:58 PM 4,153 Views 0 Comments

Melissa Reddy, Len Gaynor, newsletters, podcasts and more.

Saturday 17 October, 2020

Leitrim 'unable to field a team' and concede Division 3 game to Down
# Off
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# Off

Leitrim 'unable to field a team' and concede Division 3 game to Down

Oct 17th 2020, 10:07 AM 11,095 Views 27 Comments

The Connacht side say a number of players are waiting for test results.

Friday 16 October, 2020

Drogheda United v Wexford postponed due to Covid case
# LOI
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# LOI

Drogheda United v Wexford postponed due to Covid case

Oct 16th 2020, 11:49 AM 3,849 Views 1 Comment

The First Division clash is the latest fixture to be called off.

Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Italy scrum-half Stephen Varney positive for Covid-19 ahead of Ireland fixture
# Blue Flu
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# Blue Flu

Italy scrum-half Stephen Varney positive for Covid-19 ahead of Ireland fixture

Oct 13th 2020, 2:49 PM 8,503 Views 5 Comments

The sides meet in their refixed Six Nations game next week.

Monday 12 October, 2020

Another possible false positive in Stephen Kenny's Ireland camp, FAI say
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# Weird Science

Another possible false positive in Stephen Kenny's Ireland camp, FAI say

Oct 12th 2020, 7:54 PM 25,915 Views 12 Comments

The player was tested by Uefa ahead of the Finland game.

Thursday 8 October, 2020

Neale Fenn departs Cork City as Colin Healy tasked with managing survival bid
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# Exit

Neale Fenn departs Cork City as Colin Healy tasked with managing survival bid

Oct 8th 2020, 10:22 AM 8,356 Views 8 Comments

The decision was ‘mutually agreed’ the club say.

Tuesday 6 October, 2020

All camogie club games suspended until further notice 'in the interest of public safety'
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# Level 3

All camogie club games suspended until further notice 'in the interest of public safety'

Oct 6th 2020, 10:54 AM 18,880 Views 10 Comments

The Association’s Ard Chomhairle has endorsed the decision.

Everything you can expect from your membership of The42 this week
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Everything you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

Oct 6th 2020, 9:25 AM 6,055 Views 2 Comments

We’ve plenty of podcasts, newsletters and other great benefits to keep you off the streets.

Monday 14 September, 2020

Wright Thompson, Cork's Double win and everything else you can expect from The42 membership this week
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# Members Only

Wright Thompson, Cork's Double win and everything else you can expect from The42 membership this week

Sep 14th 2020, 5:16 PM 17,989 Views 5 Comments

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Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Cork fans urged to wear red to back charity and mark Double's anniversary
# It's On
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# It's On

Cork fans urged to wear red to back charity and mark Double's anniversary

Updated Sep 2nd 2020, 3:23 PM 24,882 Views 13 Comments

The county enjoyed an historic fortnight 30 years ago.

Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Croke Park chiefs cancel GAA championship season tickets
# Rain Check
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# Rain Check

Croke Park chiefs cancel GAA championship season tickets

Aug 4th 2020, 5:15 PM 7,308 Views 9 Comments

The Association will refund €40 to holders of Adult Tickets.

Monday 27 July, 2020

This week for The42 members: David Walsh on his career, the Rise of Kenny and an original Tim MacGabhann story
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This week for The42 members: David Walsh on his career, the Rise of Kenny and an original Tim MacGabhann story

Jul 27th 2020, 5:00 PM 12,382 Views 2 Comments

We’ve another packed schedule for our supporters.

Sunday 19 July, 2020

'I can see no sense in playing' - abandon intercounty plans if restrictions remain, says Leitrim chief
# Throw It In
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# Throw It In

'I can see no sense in playing' - abandon intercounty plans if restrictions remain, says Leitrim chief

Jul 19th 2020, 10:35 AM 9,634 Views 12 Comments

Enda Stenson says he doesn’t think championships should be played off if supporters can’t attend.

Remembering Jack and more of the week's best sportswriting
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# Well Read

Remembering Jack and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jul 19th 2020, 9:29 AM 4,975 Views 0 Comments

Stick on the kettle and give these pieces a read.

Tuesday 7 July, 2020

The Seán Cox story to be told by wife Martina in new book 'With Hope in Your Heart'
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# Ynwa

The Seán Cox story to be told by wife Martina in new book 'With Hope in Your Heart'

Jul 7th 2020, 2:21 PM 31,383 Views 14 Comments

Jurgen Klopp has written the foreword for the memoir.

Monday 6 July, 2020

The rise of Kenny, Pat Lam's philosophy and a Mayo warrior: The42 membership this week
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The rise of Kenny, Pat Lam's philosophy and a Mayo warrior: The42 membership this week

Jul 6th 2020, 1:23 PM 4,810 Views 0 Comments

Here’s this week’s substantial sports journalism meal.

Sunday 28 June, 2020

'I wouldn’t like to be that player heading back to the county' - Spillane suggests 'golden score' rather than penalties
# The Sunday Game
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# The Sunday Game

'I wouldn’t like to be that player heading back to the county' - Spillane suggests 'golden score' rather than penalties

Jun 28th 2020, 10:30 PM 36,273 Views 19 Comments

Championship games will have to be decided on the day this year.

Monday 22 June, 2020

Sidestep by Eimear Ryan, coach Carsley and an American sportswriting great: this week for The42 members
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Sidestep by Eimear Ryan, coach Carsley and an American sportswriting great: this week for The42 members

Jun 22nd 2020, 4:59 PM 9,427 Views 0 Comments

We’ve failed to socially distance these podcasts and newsletters.

Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week
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Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

May 26th 2020, 12:00 PM 8,477 Views 1 Comment

Sportswriting chat, GAA icons, a coaching masterclass and another journey through space and time.

Monday 25 May, 2020

'I was probably best to just keep my mouth shut' - Seán Óg Ó hAilpín on Cork strike regrets
# Rebel Yell
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# Rebel Yell

'I was probably best to just keep my mouth shut' - Seán Óg Ó hAilpín on Cork strike regrets

Updated May 25th 2020, 8:00 AM 30,716 Views 31 Comments

The Rebels legend says there’s a willingness from all sides on Leeside to get the county back to winning ways.

Monday 18 May, 2020

The Bylines project, covering MJ and everything you can expect from your membership of The42 this week
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The Bylines project, covering MJ and everything you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

May 18th 2020, 3:49 PM 6,556 Views 0 Comments

Sam Smith will discuss covering Michael Jordan and the Bulls on tomorrow’s sportswriting podcast.

Monday 11 May, 2020

Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week
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Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

May 11th 2020, 4:13 PM 2,662 Views 0 Comments

There’s plenty to keep you off the streets again over the coming days.

Saturday 2 May, 2020

GAA championship could happen this year behind closed doors, says Taoiseach
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# Turas Fada

GAA championship could happen this year behind closed doors, says Taoiseach

May 2nd 2020, 9:32 AM 5,613 Views 28 Comments

‘It’d be a later calendar than we’re used to,’ Leo Varadkar says.

Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Former Ireland international Michael Robinson dies aged 61
# Ynwa
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# Ynwa

Former Ireland international Michael Robinson dies aged 61

Apr 28th 2020, 8:59 AM 50,214 Views 41 Comments

The ex-Liverpool man carved out a hugely successful broadcasting career in Spain.

Monday 20 April, 2020

A new Donal Ryan essay and everything else you can expect from your membership of The42 this week
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A new Donal Ryan essay and everything else you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

Apr 20th 2020, 12:30 PM 9,002 Views 1 Comment

The acclaimed writer penned a piece especially for our supporters.

Thursday 9 April, 2020

Introducing: Warriors, The42’s new GAA podcast
# Dancing At The Crossroads
From The42
# Dancing At The Crossroads

Introducing: Warriors, The42’s new GAA podcast

Apr 9th 2020, 9:02 PM 18,663 Views 2 Comments

Come with us on a journey through space and time… to Wexford in 1996.

Monday 6 April, 2020

Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week
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Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

Apr 6th 2020, 11:00 AM 12,412 Views 1 Comment

We’ve welcomed a huge number of new supporters over the past week.

Saturday 4 April, 2020

How Fr O'Brien's Cork hurlers won a brilliant All-Ireland final in 1990
# 90 C 27
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# 90 C 27

How Fr O'Brien's Cork hurlers won a brilliant All-Ireland final in 1990

Apr 4th 2020, 9:30 PM 30,388 Views 20 Comments

TG4 will broadcast the meeting of the Rebels and Cyril Farrell’s Galway this weekend.

Wednesday 1 April, 2020

Your support for The42 means more than ever
# Next Chapter
From The42
# Next Chapter

Your support for The42 means more than ever

Apr 1st 2020, 4:38 PM 11,623 Views 7 Comments

We’re committed to telling the story of Irish sport each day despite these uncertain times.

Friday 20 March, 2020

Download a free copy of The42's colouring book and entertain the young sports fan in your house
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# Activities

Download a free copy of The42's colouring book and entertain the young sports fan in your house

Mar 20th 2020, 11:46 AM 32,006 Views 19 Comments

She Can! features some of Ireland’s top female athletes.

Thursday 5 March, 2020

Conor McKenna back to preparations for AFL season following break at home
# Bombers
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# Bombers

Conor McKenna back to preparations for AFL season following break at home

Mar 5th 2020, 9:15 AM 5,463 Views 1 Comment

The Tyrone native is in the mix for Essendon’s season opener.

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