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# comment - Sunday 6 March, 2016

From The42 Will a new Conor McGregor emerge from the rubble of his UFC 196 collapse? Comment

Will a new Conor McGregor emerge from the rubble of his UFC 196 collapse?

“When he elected to follow that route to success, McGregor knew it was a potentially perilous policy.”

From The42 5 talking points as Dublin stay unbeaten and Cork lose third game in a row Comment

5 talking points as Dublin stay unbeaten and Cork lose third game in a row

A four point win for the Dubs in Croke Park last night.

# comment - Sunday 28 February, 2016

From The42 High flying Rossies, clinical McManus, unfamiliar Donegal – weekend football talking points Comment

High flying Rossies, clinical McManus, unfamiliar Donegal – weekend football talking points

Plenty of football action to discuss after its return this weekend.

# comment - Monday 22 February, 2016

From The42 Tipp must vault Kilkenny psychological hurdle to help define Ryan's tenure Comment

Tipp must vault Kilkenny psychological hurdle to help define Ryan's tenure

Tipp have won just twice against Kilkenny in 13 competitive clashes.

# comment - Sunday 21 February, 2016

From The42 Kilkenny clinical, Kerry progress, Waterford ride high - weekend hurling talking points Comment

Kilkenny clinical, Kerry progress, Waterford ride high - weekend hurling talking points

Plenty to discuss after the Allianz league action.

# comment - Thursday 11 February, 2016

From The42 No room for excuses as Clare hurlers seek to recapture past glories Comment

No room for excuses as Clare hurlers seek to recapture past glories

Clare have assembled a superb backroom team and group of players that need to achieve.

# comment - Saturday 9 January, 2016

From The42 New Tipp hurling boss Michael Ryan will ruffle a few feathers in the quest for success Comment

New Tipp hurling boss Michael Ryan will ruffle a few feathers in the quest for success

Eamon O’Shea’s successor won’t be afraid to do things his way.

# comment - Monday 4 January, 2016

From The42 Duffy can still reach the top but Poirier was a step too far, too soon Comment

Duffy can still reach the top but Poirier was a step too far, too soon

The Irishman suffered his first taste of defeat as a UFC fighter on Saturday night in Las Vegas.

# comment - Monday 21 December, 2015

From The42 Despite winning 10 All-Irelands, Cork's ladies footballers now face their biggest challenge Comment

Despite winning 10 All-Irelands, Cork's ladies footballers now face their biggest challenge

Eamonn Ryan’s departure as Cork manager could be the biggest game changer in the history of ladies football.

# comment - Thursday 3 December, 2015

From The42 Hope springs for Liverpool as Klopp effect takes hold Comment

Hope springs for Liverpool as Klopp effect takes hold

But he must find a way to replicate his side’s blitzkrieg tactics when teams are not willing to engage them.

# comment - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

From The42 Isn't it great to feel great again? Comment

Isn't it great to feel great again?

It’s not too long ago when the future seemed incredibly bleak.

# comment - Monday 9 November, 2015

From The42 Comment: Club players are now a forgotten species in the GAA Comment

Comment: Club players are now a forgotten species in the GAA

Recent fixtures crises in various counties are wholly avoidable with better long-term planning.

# comment - Sunday 6 September, 2015

From The42 5 talking points as Kilkenny celebrate again and Galway's wait goes on Comment

5 talking points as Kilkenny celebrate again and Galway's wait goes on

The Liam MacCarthy Cup is heading back to Noreside again.

# comment - Saturday 5 September, 2015

From The42 5 talking points after a day of joy for Dublin and heartbreak for Mayo Comment

5 talking points after a day of joy for Dublin and heartbreak for Mayo

Jim Gavin’s side advance while the Pat Holmes-Noel Connelly managed team bow out.

# comment - Sunday 30 August, 2015

From The42 6 talking points after Dublin and Mayo's pulsating All-Ireland semi-final draw Comment

6 talking points after Dublin and Mayo's pulsating All-Ireland semi-final draw

Round two beckons next Saturday in Croke Park.

# comment - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

From The42 Will standards drop in Tipperary hurling again following Eamon O'Shea's departure? Comment

Will standards drop in Tipperary hurling again following Eamon O'Shea's departure?

Premier County stars must ensure that progress on the field of play is matched by good discipline off it.

# comment - Sunday 16 August, 2015

From The42 5 talking points after Galway savour glory and Tipperary suffer heartbreak Comment

5 talking points after Galway savour glory and Tipperary suffer heartbreak

Galway head towards the All-Ireland final while Tipperary head for the exit door.

# comment - Saturday 15 August, 2015

From The42 It's time for Tipperary to set up another All-Ireland hurling final with Kilkenny Comment

It's time for Tipperary to set up another All-Ireland hurling final with Kilkenny

Defeat is not an option for the Premier County against Galway on Sunday.

# comment - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

From The42 'Whatever it is about Conor's personality, his wins are always overlooked' - John Kavanagh Column

'Whatever it is about Conor's personality, his wins are always overlooked' - John Kavanagh

The latest exclusive column from Ireland’s leading MMA coach.

# comment - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

From The42 What next for the Waterford hurlers after All-Ireland semi-final defeat? Comment

What next for the Waterford hurlers after All-Ireland semi-final defeat?

Derek McGrath and his players made huge strides forward in 2015 but can they take the next steps?

# comment - Monday 10 August, 2015

From The42 John Gardiner: Relentless Kilkenny march on but Waterford can still be proud after 2015 Expert View

John Gardiner: Relentless Kilkenny march on but Waterford can still be proud after 2015

The42.ie’s hurling columnist reviews today’s Croke Park showdown.

# comment - Sunday 9 August, 2015

From The42 6 talking points after Mayo and Tyrone advance with Dublin and Kerry lying in wait Comment

6 talking points after Mayo and Tyrone advance with Dublin and Kerry lying in wait

We now know the last four in the football championship.

# comment - Thursday 6 August, 2015

From The42 McGregor is the UFC's main man but Ronda remains its brightest star Comment

McGregor is the UFC's main man but Ronda remains its brightest star

“No one has pulled in non-MMA fans like Rousey and McGregor…”

# comment - Sunday 2 August, 2015

From The42 5 talking points as Kerry cruise to All-Ireland semi-final and Kildare suffer humiliating loss Comment

5 talking points as Kerry cruise to All-Ireland semi-final and Kildare suffer humiliating loss

A great day for the Kingdom, a bad day for the Lilywhites.

# comment - Sunday 26 July, 2015

From The42 5 talking points after Galway dominate to send Cork to the 2015 exit door Comment

5 talking points after Galway dominate to send Cork to the 2015 exit door

The Tribesmen are celebrating tonight while Cork have reached the end of the road.

From The42 6 talking points after a huge win for Kildare and a crushing loss for Cork Comment

6 talking points after a huge win for Kildare and a crushing loss for Cork

It was a major night for both counties football sides.

# comment - Friday 17 July, 2015

From The42 5 talking points after Limerick triumph and Tipp exit in Munster U21 hurling drama Comment

5 talking points after Limerick triumph and Tipp exit in Munster U21 hurling drama

Limerick now take on Clare on 30 July.

# comment - Thursday 16 July, 2015

From The42 5 talking points after Clare book Munster U21 final spot and Waterford bow out Comment

5 talking points after Clare book Munster U21 final spot and Waterford bow out

It was a great night for the Banner but a tough night for the Deise.

# comment - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

From The42 Another Leinster title - but Dublin's performance leaves as many questions as answers Comment

Another Leinster title - but Dublin's performance leaves as many questions as answers

All-Ireland favourites cruise to another provincial title but still have plenty of room for improvement.

# comment - Sunday 12 July, 2015

From The42 5 talking points after Tipperary's Munster glory and Waterford head the backdoor route Comment

5 talking points after Tipperary's Munster glory and Waterford head the backdoor route

The Premier were celebrating after today’s action in Thurles.

# comment - Saturday 4 July, 2015

From The42 Are Dublin's hurlers back up and running or was Laois victory a false dawn? Comment

Are Dublin's hurlers back up and running or was Laois victory a false dawn?

The Sky Blues looked a far more cohesive unit but face a much bigger test next weekend.

# comment - Friday 3 July, 2015

From The42 Is Kerry's decision to drop Colm Cooper madness or masterstroke? Comment

Is Kerry's decision to drop Colm Cooper madness or masterstroke?

Eamonn Fitzmaurice sprung a Munster final surprise when he left Colm Cooper out of his starting team.

# comment - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

From The42 The back door will slam shut on Cork's hurlers as they chase All-Ireland glory Comment

The back door will slam shut on Cork's hurlers as they chase All-Ireland glory

The Rebels will struggle to create their 2013 heroics, when they contested an All-Ireland final.

# comment - Monday 22 June, 2015

From The42 Is another Tipperary v Kilkenny All-Ireland final a foregone conclusion? Comment

Is another Tipperary v Kilkenny All-Ireland final a foregone conclusion?

It could be the ‘big two’ doing it all over again at Croke Park in September.

# comment - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

From The42 'The confusion over Aldo's drug test raised some eyebrows' - John Kavanagh Column

'The confusion over Aldo's drug test raised some eyebrows' - John Kavanagh

Conor McGregor’s coach brings us the latest from their camp.

# comment - Sunday 14 June, 2015

From The42 6 talking points after a winning championship Sunday for Kerry, Mayo, Donegal and Cork Comment

6 talking points after a winning championship Sunday for Kerry, Mayo, Donegal and Cork

The footballers of Meath and Westmeath are also smiling tonight.

From The42 5 talking points as Cathal Pendred wins again in the UFC Comment

5 talking points as Cathal Pendred wins again in the UFC

It’s four victories in a row now for the Dubliner.

# comment - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

From The42 Sunday was just the first step on Maurice Shanahan's road to stardom Comment

Sunday was just the first step on Maurice Shanahan's road to stardom

It’s time for Maurice Shanahan to step out of his older brother’s shadow and create his own legacy.

# comment - Monday 8 June, 2015

From The42 Are Dublin in danger of returning to hurling's abyss? Dublin Dilemmas

Are Dublin in danger of returning to hurling's abyss?

Ger Cunningham has plenty to ponder after O’Connor Park setback.

From The42 Can we now describe Waterford as genuine All-Ireland contenders? Comment

Can we now describe Waterford as genuine All-Ireland contenders?

Derek McGrath has the chance to finish the exciting project that he’s started.

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