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# best-reads - Sunday 1 December, 2019

From The42 How Moyross made Keith Earls, a beautiful tribute to a late colleague and the week's best sportswriting Read The Game

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.

# best-reads - Sunday 6 January, 2019

From The42 The Irish running rivalry fuelled by hate, Limerick's magical summer and the week's best sportswriting Read The Game

# best-reads - Sunday 9 September, 2018

From The42 A search for one's family, the Oh-So-Close Men and the week's best sportswriting Read The Game

A search for one's family, the Oh-So-Close Men and the week's best sportswriting

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

# best-reads - Sunday 19 August, 2018

From The42 Limerick's 'biggest let-down', a powerful story of struggle and survival and more of the week's best sportswriting Read The Game

Limerick's 'biggest let-down', a powerful story of struggle and survival and more of the week's best sportswriting

It’s Sunday morning so stick the kettle on and have a read of our selection of the week’s best sportswriting.

# best-reads - Sunday 29 March, 2015

From The42 Ronnie the Rocket, 200-pound roomies and Pele the fraud: It’s the week’s best sportswriting Good Reads

Ronnie the Rocket, 200-pound roomies and Pele the fraud: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

There is also an article on classic football jerseys and a satirical piece on homophobia in rugby.

# best-reads - Sunday 23 November, 2014

From The42 Blind footballers, Montreal Screwjobs and the rest of the week's best sportswriting Good Reads

Blind footballers, Montreal Screwjobs and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

There are also pieces on England’s most-capped player and a footballer turned teacher.

# best-reads - Sunday 20 July, 2014

From The42 Slow-mo replays, place-kicking and the World Cup; the week’s best sportswriting Sunday Papers

Slow-mo replays, place-kicking and the World Cup; the week’s best sportswriting

There are also pieces on rugby coaching and Scottish travails.

# best-reads - Sunday 6 July, 2014

From The42 Unmoving Messi, folding arms and star-attachment; the week’s best sportswriting Good Reads

Unmoving Messi, folding arms and star-attachment; the week’s best sportswriting

There are also articles on a Brazilian family’s misfortune and Messi’s statistical brilliance.

# best-reads - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From The42 Place-kicking, Disneyland and statistics; the week’s best sportswriting Sunday Papers

Place-kicking, Disneyland and statistics; the week’s best sportswriting

The World Cup features strongly, while there is also an excellent article on Andy Lee.

# best-reads - Sunday 8 June, 2014

From The42 Diana Ross, NFL in LA and the All Blacks; the week’s best sportswriting Best Reads

Diana Ross, NFL in LA and the All Blacks; the week’s best sportswriting

There are also articles on Leinster’s season and the world of Brazil’s ‘Organizadas’.

# best-reads - Sunday 1 June, 2014

From The42 A portrait of Suarez, Roche's nemesis and the Williams sisters; the week’s best sportswriting Good Reads

A portrait of Suarez, Roche's nemesis and the Williams sisters; the week’s best sportswriting

This week’s selection also features a piece on the high performance culture in Team Sky.