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# comment - Saturday 27 July, 2013

From The42 6 key questions for today's All-Ireland football round 4 qualifier ties Comment

6 key questions for today's All-Ireland football round 4 qualifier ties

There’s places at the quarter-final stage on offer today in Croke Park and Carrick-on-Shannon.

# comment - Friday 26 July, 2013

From The42 Can the champions Donegal recover from last Sunday's shock defeat to Monaghan? Comment

Can the champions Donegal recover from last Sunday's shock defeat to Monaghan?

The reigning All-Ireland champions take on Laois tomorrow.

# comment - Monday 15 July, 2013

From The42 6 Talking Points - Munster senior hurling final, Limerick v Cork Comment

6 Talking Points - Munster senior hurling final, Limerick v Cork

The spotlight on Patrick Horgan’s sending-off, Limerick’s reserves of strength and that magical post-match pitch invasion.

# comment - Sunday 14 July, 2013

From The42 6 key factors - Munster senior hurling final: Limerick v Cork Comment

6 key factors - Munster senior hurling final: Limerick v Cork

The big issues for today’s showdown in the Gaelic Grounds.

# comment - Saturday 13 July, 2013

From The42 5 key factors for tonight’s All-Ireland hurling qualifiers in Semple Stadium Comment

5 key factors for tonight’s All-Ireland hurling qualifiers in Semple Stadium

Clare meet Wexford and Kilkenny face Waterford in tonight’s big games.

# comment - Monday 1 July, 2013

From The42 8 thoughts from today’s All-Ireland SFC round two qualifier draw Comment

8 thoughts from today’s All-Ireland SFC round two qualifier draw

The games will take place on Saturday July 6th and Saturday July 13th.

# comment - Sunday 30 June, 2013

From The42 5 talking points – Dublin v Kilkenny, Leinster SHC semi-final replay Comment

5 talking points – Dublin v Kilkenny, Leinster SHC semi-final replay

A momentous victory for the Dubs last night in Portlaoise created plenty talking points.

# comment - Monday 24 June, 2013

From The42 5 talking points - Cork v Clare, Munster SHC semi-final Comment

5 talking points - Cork v Clare, Munster SHC semi-final

Cork finish powerfully and cope with injuries while Clare suffer setback as their attack endure mixed attacking fortunes.

From The42 5 talking points - Dublin v Kilkenny, Leinster SHC semi-final Comment

5 talking points - Dublin v Kilkenny, Leinster SHC semi-final

The sides finished all square yesterday in Portlaoise and get set to replay next Saturday.

# comment - Friday 21 June, 2013

From The42 5 talking points before this weekend's Ulster and Connacht SFC action Comment

5 talking points before this weekend's Ulster and Connacht SFC action

Donegal, Down, Leitrim and London all bid for provincial final places this weekend.

# comment - Monday 17 June, 2013

From The42 7 talking points from the weekend's GAA action Comment

7 talking points from the weekend's GAA action

Cavan’s attack adapt, Mayo continue to dominate and Galway’s attacking challenge.

# comment - Saturday 15 June, 2013

From The42 5 talking points before this weekend's Leinster SHC action Comment

5 talking points before this weekend's Leinster SHC action

Dublin, Wexford, Galway and Laois are all in action in Leinster this weekend.

# comment - Saturday 1 June, 2013

From The42 5 key questions for tonight's Leinster SFC games in Croke Park Comment

5 key questions for tonight's Leinster SFC games in Croke Park

Dublin’s new players, Kildare’s youthful addition, Westmeath’s John Heslin and Offaly’s Division 4 status.

# comment - Sunday 5 May, 2013

From The42 5 talking points from Galway v Cork - All Ireland U21 football final Comment

5 talking points from Galway v Cork - All Ireland U21 football final

Galway’s key midfield experience, further agony for this group of Cork players and what effects will the game have at senior level.

# comment - Monday 29 April, 2013

From The42 9 talking points from the weekend's GAA football league finals Comment

9 talking points from the weekend's GAA football league finals

Dublin’s resilience, Tyrone coping without Stephen O’Neill and Dessie Dolan’s worth to Westmeath.

# comment - Saturday 27 April, 2013

From The42 7 talking points before tomorrow's Division 1&2 league finals Comment

7 talking points before tomorrow's Division 1&2 league finals

Dublin, Tyrone, Derry and Westmeath go in search of silverware tomorrow afternoon.

# comment - Monday 15 April, 2013

From The42 5 talking points from Sunday's GAA action Comment

5 talking points from Sunday's GAA action

Dublin’s attacking options, Tyrone back where they want to be and the effects of yesterday’s hurling relegation final in the Gaelic Grounds.

# comment - Monday 8 April, 2013

From The42 6 talking points from the weekend's GAA action Comment

6 talking points from the weekend's GAA action

Kerry’s strength is crucial, Donegal won’t be worried about relegation and the return of Monaghan and Meath.

# comment - Saturday 6 April, 2013

From The42 6 things to watch out for in Sunday’s GAA action Comment

6 things to watch out for in Sunday’s GAA action

The showdown in Omagh, Mayo’s need to survive and an exciting last day in Division 4.

# comment - Monday 1 April, 2013

From The42 5 talking points from the weekend's hurling action Comment

5 talking points from the weekend's hurling action

Tipperary’s resurgence, the impact of Davy Glennon for Galway and how Cork and Clare must now ponder the drop.

# comment - Friday 29 March, 2013

From The42 5 things to look out for in the Allianz hurling league this weekend Comment

5 things to look out for in the Allianz hurling league this weekend

Clare try to shine on the Semple stage, Galway eye the trapdoor and Kilkenny’s status as league specialists.

# comment - Monday 11 March, 2013

From The42 8 Weekend GAA Talking Points Comment

8 Weekend GAA Talking Points

Unfamiliar names in relegation trouble, Kerry’s cause for scoring concern and the renaissance in Paddy Andrews career.

# comment - Saturday 9 March, 2013

From The42 6 things to watch out for in this weekend's GAA action Comment

6 things to watch out for in this weekend's GAA action

Relegation fears, promotion prospects and the revenge factor in the Allianz Leagues.

# comment - Monday 4 March, 2013

From The42 Weekend GAA Talking Points Comment

Weekend GAA Talking Points

Here are some of the main areas of debate that emerged from the weekend’s GAA action.

# comment - Sunday 3 March, 2013

Column: How much does each TD actually cost the State?

The annual pay of ministers and TDs doesn’t come close to recognising the true financial cost of hiring them, writes Sarah O’Neill.

# comment - Monday 25 February, 2013

From The42 Weekend GAA Talking Points Comment

Weekend GAA Talking Points

Some of the areas of debate that emerged from the weekend’s action around the country.

# comment - Saturday 23 February, 2013

From The42 Six Pack: Division 1A hurling league preview Comment

Six Pack: Division 1A hurling league preview

Games to watch, players to note and things to monitor in the top flight of this year’s Allianz Hurling League.

# comment - Friday 22 February, 2013

From The42 Talking Points - 2013 Sigerson Cup Comment

Talking Points - 2013 Sigerson Cup

Areas of debate from today’s semi-finals including the player with a knowledge of both camps for tomorrow’s final

# comment - Monday 18 February, 2013

From The42 Weekend Club GAA Talking Points Comment

Weekend Club GAA Talking Points

Here are some of the areas of debate that emerged from Saturday’s All-Ireland semi-final ties.

# comment - Monday 4 February, 2013

From The42 Talking Points - Round 1 of the NFL Comment

Talking Points - Round 1 of the NFL

Here’s some of the areas of debate that surfaced over the weekend’s opening league games.

# comment - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

From The42 Pre-Season Scouting Report - 2. Kildare Comment

Pre-Season Scouting Report - 2. Kildare

In the second part of a series focusing on teams at the start of the 2013 Gaelic football campaign, we look at Kildare ahead of Sunday’s O’Byrne Cup semi-final.

# comment - Thursday 10 January, 2013

From The42 Kilkenny back where he is happiest Comment

Kilkenny back where he is happiest

The decision of the youngster to return to Ireland is a boost for his club, his county and the GAA organisation as whole.

# comment - Monday 7 January, 2013

From The42 Pre-Season Scouting Report - 1. Cork Comment

Pre-Season Scouting Report - 1. Cork

In the first of a series focusing on teams in the opening stages of the 2013 Gaelic Football campaign, we look at Cork after their McGrath Cup clash yesterday.

# comment - Sunday 16 December, 2012

Read Me: President Higgins' message for Christmas and New Year

The President of Ireland offers his best wishes to the people of Ireland and the Irish family, “wherever they may be”.

# comment - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

'Unsolicited' abortion-related calls being made to Irish phones

A number of people have reported receiving the automated call, which had abortion-related content.

# comment - Friday 9 November, 2012

From The42 McGuiness appointment spells uncertainty for Donegal Comment

McGuiness appointment spells uncertainty for Donegal

Their managers new role with Celtic will make the reigning All-Ireland champions task of retaining their title all the more difficult.

# comment - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

From The42 Major coup for Mayo with the recruitment of Donie Buckley Comment

Major coup for Mayo with the recruitment of Donie Buckley

The beaten All-Ireland finalists have snapped up the services of a highly-rated trainer for next season.

# comment - Sunday 16 September, 2012

From The42 Talking Points: Clare 2-17 Kilkenny 2-11, Bord Gáis Energy All-Ireland U21HC final Comment

Talking Points: Clare 2-17 Kilkenny 2-11, Bord Gáis Energy All-Ireland U21HC final

Here are some of the key issues that emerged from last night’s clash in Semple Stadium.

# comment - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Trolls beware: YouTube want you to comment using your real name

Video site YouTube has started asking users to provide their real names when commenting. Some of the reasons they allow you to give for declining prove interesting.

# comment - Monday 23 July, 2012

From The42 Talking Points: Kerry 1-16 Tyrone 1-6, All-Ireland SFC qualifier Post-Match Debate

Talking Points: Kerry 1-16 Tyrone 1-6, All-Ireland SFC qualifier

Here’s five talking points from Saturday’s pivotal All-Ireland round three qualifier tie in Killarney.