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# gold - Thursday 29 July, 2021

'A tremendous achievement’: Ireland sends congratulations as Skibbereen pair take gold in Tokyo
# Gold For Ireland
# Gold For Ireland

'A tremendous achievement’: Ireland sends congratulations as Skibbereen pair take gold in Tokyo

Thu 8:39 AM 53,681 Views 23 Comments
  • President Michael D Higgins congratulated the pair on their "tremendous" achievement.
  • Taoiseach Micheál Martin said the win will "inspire generations to come".
McCarthy and O'Donovan make history with gold medal in Tokyo
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

McCarthy and O'Donovan make history with gold medal in Tokyo

Thu 2:05 AM 72,077 Views 40 Comments

The pair produced a brilliant performance to finish first in a time of 6:06.43.

# gold - Thursday 14 January, 2021

3-time Olympic rowing champion Kathleen Heddle dies at 55
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

3-time Olympic rowing champion Kathleen Heddle dies at 55

Jan 14th 2021, 8:35 PM 11,035 Views 0 Comments

She was the quiet half of a powerful partnership with the outgoing Marnie McBean.

# gold - Monday 25 May, 2020

Here are the classic games coming up on eir Sport
# On The Box
From The42
# On The Box

Here are the classic games coming up on eir Sport

May 25th 2020, 1:08 PM 8,413 Views 6 Comments

Fans of Manchester United, Liverpool, rugby and GAA are in for a sporting bonanza over the next week.

# gold - Friday 21 February, 2020

Gardaí looking for owners of gold coins and brooch found in Limerick
# Always Believe In Your Soul
# Always Believe In Your Soul

Gardaí looking for owners of gold coins and brooch found in Limerick

Feb 21st 2020, 8:21 AM 21,993 Views 13 Comments

The items were recovered in Abbeyfeale in 2011.

# gold - Friday 6 December, 2019

Man arrested after €45k worth of drugs, gold bars and alcohol found in Dublin
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man arrested after €45k worth of drugs, gold bars and alcohol found in Dublin

Dec 6th 2019, 7:16 AM 26,879 Views 13 Comments

The seizure took place after a residence was searched in Inchicore yesterday.

# gold - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Donegal's Mark English powers home to 800m gold at Diamond League
# On Fire
From The42
# On Fire

Donegal's Mark English powers home to 800m gold at Diamond League

Aug 18th 2019, 4:15 PM 7,184 Views 5 Comments

Thomas Barr and Sarah Healy were also flying the flag in Birmingham.

# gold - Sunday 6 January, 2019

At least 30 killed when shaft built by people looking for gold collapses
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

At least 30 killed when shaft built by people looking for gold collapses

Jan 6th 2019, 3:14 PM 10,601 Views 3 Comments

Illegal mining is common in Afghanistan, with the Taliban relying on the sector for much of its revenue.

# gold - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Ireland's Lenihan breaks world record twice on the way to winning gold
# Take A Bow
From The42
# Take A Bow

Ireland's Lenihan breaks world record twice on the way to winning gold

Aug 22nd 2018, 12:07 PM 6,018 Views 1 Comment

The North Cork AC athlete produced scores of 32.28 metres and 32.95 metres in Berlin.

# gold - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Tottenham star bidding to avoid military service with gold at Asian Games
# Hope
From The42
# Hope

Tottenham star bidding to avoid military service with gold at Asian Games

Aug 21st 2018, 8:11 PM 36,702 Views 19 Comments

Son Heung-Min’s South Korea face a tough run to the final of the competition after failing to top their group.

# gold - Saturday 7 July, 2018

15-year-old Rhasidat Adeleke storms to 200m gold for Ireland at European Championships
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

15-year-old Rhasidat Adeleke storms to 200m gold for Ireland at European Championships

Jul 7th 2018, 7:32 PM 68,120 Views 62 Comments

The Dublin teenager stormed to victory in the 200m final on Saturday evening in Hungary.

# gold - Sunday 1 April, 2018

Boxing gold and silver for Ireland at European U22 Championships
# Baby Canelo
From The42
# Baby Canelo

Boxing gold and silver for Ireland at European U22 Championships

Apr 1st 2018, 6:15 PM 5,430 Views 0 Comments

Amy Broadhurst went all the way in the lightweight division in Romania, while team-mate Aoife O’Rourke was forced to withdraw from her final.

# gold - Friday 16 March, 2018

Over €300 million worth of gold spilled onto a Russian runway after a cargo plane shed its load
# All That Litters
# All That Litters

Over €300 million worth of gold spilled onto a Russian runway after a cargo plane shed its load

Mar 16th 2018, 7:39 AM 33,449 Views 23 Comments

The cargo of bars of concentrated ore used to transport the precious metals weighed 9.3 tonnes.

# gold - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Jamie Dornan, Shane Lowry, Ronan Keating and Paul O'Connell just hit the golf course together
# Zzzzzzzzz
From The Daily Edge
# Zzzzzzzzz

Jamie Dornan, Shane Lowry, Ronan Keating and Paul O'Connell just hit the golf course together

Oct 5th 2017, 4:56 PM 8,886 Views 3 Comments

Lads on tour.

# gold - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Man caught at Sri Lankan airport with a kilogramme of gold hidden in his rectum
# Colombo
# Colombo

Man caught at Sri Lankan airport with a kilogramme of gold hidden in his rectum

Sep 26th 2017, 8:41 AM 33,832 Views 46 Comments

The man is reportedly a courier for an organised smuggling ring.

# gold - Monday 11 September, 2017

Brazil investigates alleged massacre of Amazonian tribe by gold prospectors
# Genocide
# Genocide

Brazil investigates alleged massacre of Amazonian tribe by gold prospectors

Sep 11th 2017, 10:30 PM 25,271 Views 23 Comments

The murders are alleged to have happened during the summer months.

# gold - Friday 25 August, 2017

Huge night as Ireland win team gold at the European Championships
# Showjumping
From The42
# Showjumping

Huge night as Ireland win team gold at the European Championships

Aug 25th 2017, 11:06 PM 6,089 Views 15 Comments

A fantastic achievement!

# gold - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Ireland's young guns just keep winning as Healy stuns the field to take European 1500m gold
# Future Is Bright
From The42
# Future Is Bright

Ireland's young guns just keep winning as Healy stuns the field to take European 1500m gold

Jul 29th 2017, 4:01 PM 8,713 Views 9 Comments

The girls 4x100m relay team also won bronze – Ireland’s sixth medal of the championships.

# gold - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

17 of the best memes from the genius 'Roddy Doyle's Star Trek' Facebook page
# Howaya
From The Daily Edge
# Howaya

17 of the best memes from the genius 'Roddy Doyle's Star Trek' Facebook page

Jul 26th 2017, 8:00 AM 11,804 Views 1 Comment

The gift that keeps on giving.

# gold - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Gold! McKillop bags London double as he storms to remarkable ninth World title
# Untouchable
From The42
# Untouchable

Gold! McKillop bags London double as he storms to remarkable ninth World title

Jul 22nd 2017, 10:38 PM 4,677 Views 4 Comments

The Antrim man stormed to victory in the T37 1500m final at the World Para Athletics Championships this evening.

# gold - Monday 10 July, 2017

'There was holy war over it - she left him!': Irish horseowner steals show on At The Races
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

'There was holy war over it - she left him!': Irish horseowner steals show on At The Races

Jul 10th 2017, 3:33 PM 12,152 Views 1 Comment

Unsurprisingly, Limerick man Josh Sheahan’s interviews on the UK racing channel earned rave reviews.

# gold - Monday 29 May, 2017

Gold for Ireland at modern pentathlon World Cup event
# Winners
From The42
# Winners

Gold for Ireland at modern pentathlon World Cup event

May 29th 2017, 3:40 PM 3,939 Views 0 Comments

Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe claimed the top prize in Poland today.

# gold - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Annalise Murphy among athletes who are returning their Olympic medals
# Rusting
# Rusting

Annalise Murphy among athletes who are returning their Olympic medals

May 25th 2017, 10:16 PM 72,977 Views 33 Comments

Some of the Olympic medals are rusting, flaking and turning black.

# gold - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Who stashed this gold inside a British piano? It's a mystery
# Hidden Treasure
# Hidden Treasure

Who stashed this gold inside a British piano? It's a mystery

Apr 20th 2017, 4:20 PM 29,969 Views 22 Comments

A couple who donated the piano to a nearby school are set to lose out on the money.

# gold - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Irishman tells of four year ordeal as he is accused of €135 million cocaine and gold robbery
# Trapped
# Trapped

Irishman tells of four year ordeal as he is accused of €135 million cocaine and gold robbery

Jan 15th 2017, 10:00 PM 60,752 Views 34 Comments

Kenny Coalter said all he wants is to return to Ireland and visit his elderly mother.

# gold - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Weeks after retiring, Jessica Ennis-Hill to receive third world title
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

Weeks after retiring, Jessica Ennis-Hill to receive third world title

Nov 30th 2016, 8:46 AM 6,691 Views 2 Comments

Tatyana Chernova’s 2011 world heptathlon gold medal has been annulled due to doping violations, with Jessica Ennis-Hill in line to benefit.

# gold - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Trump is selling gold-trimmed Make America Great Again Christmas ornaments for $149
# Mad Cap Scheme
# Mad Cap Scheme

Trump is selling gold-trimmed Make America Great Again Christmas ornaments for $149

Nov 23rd 2016, 3:54 PM 19,059 Views 71 Comments

He’ll need to sell 1,597,315 ornamental hats to claw back what his campaign spent in October.

Man finds €3.5 million worth of gold in house he inherited
# Golden Boy
# Golden Boy

Man finds €3.5 million worth of gold in house he inherited

Nov 23rd 2016, 7:46 AM 46,272 Views 23 Comments

“It was under the furniture, under piles of linen, in the bathroom… everywhere.”

# gold - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Here's how Trump's victory affected the dollar
# Stability
# Stability

Here's how Trump's victory affected the dollar

Nov 9th 2016, 5:01 PM 22,207 Views 9 Comments

One market analyst described it as “a bloodbath”.

# gold - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Gold star Michael McKillop blows field away to defend Paralympic title in sensational fashion
# Rio 2016
From The42
# Rio 2016

Gold star Michael McKillop blows field away to defend Paralympic title in sensational fashion

Sep 11th 2016, 4:13 PM 53,246 Views 15 Comments

The Antrim athlete remains untouchable as he stormed to 1500m glory.

# gold - Sunday 28 August, 2016

The photos of Michael D welcoming home Ireland's Olympians are glorious
# Happy Out
From The Daily Edge
# Happy Out

The photos of Michael D welcoming home Ireland's Olympians are glorious

Aug 28th 2016, 2:45 PM 6,729 Views 3 Comments

A grand day at the Áras.

# gold - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Neymar steps down as Brazil captain after Olympic triumph
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

Neymar steps down as Brazil captain after Olympic triumph

Aug 21st 2016, 10:21 AM 12,231 Views 9 Comments

“Tite can look for another captain” – After ending Brazil’s wait for Olympic gold in men’s football, Neymar opted to relinquish the armband.

# gold - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Explorers in Poland dig for 'Nazi train filled with gold'
# Legend Has It
# Legend Has It

Explorers in Poland dig for 'Nazi train filled with gold'

Aug 20th 2016, 8:45 AM 30,645 Views 38 Comments

A local legend claims the train disappeared in a mountain tunnel as the Germans escaped the advancing Soviet army at the end of World War II.

# gold - Thursday 11 August, 2016

A first Olympic medal for Fiji and it's gold after they hammer Britain in rugby sevens final
# History Makers
From The42
# History Makers

A first Olympic medal for Fiji and it's gold after they hammer Britain in rugby sevens final

Aug 11th 2016, 11:51 PM 9,068 Views 30 Comments

A 43-7 win for Fiji tonight in Rio de Janeiro.

# gold - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Teenage prodigy Simone Biles leads US to gold
# Take A Bow
From The42
# Take A Bow

Teenage prodigy Simone Biles leads US to gold

Aug 10th 2016, 1:24 AM 6,343 Views 0 Comments

The American gymnast got her bid for a record five gold medals at the Rio Olympics off to a flying start.

# gold - Thursday 28 July, 2016

John Pius Boland: The story of the spectator who won Ireland's first Olympic gold
# NOT HERE TO TAKE PART
From The42
# NOT HERE TO TAKE PART

John Pius Boland: The story of the spectator who won Ireland's first Olympic gold

Jul 28th 2016, 9:57 AM 6,610 Views 8 Comments

Boland won the singles and doubles tennis tournaments at the 1896 Olympics, but only went to watch the Games.

# gold - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

There's a lot more gold in Irish rivers than we thought
# Golddiggers
# Golddiggers

There's a lot more gold in Irish rivers than we thought

Mar 2nd 2016, 2:54 PM 38,124 Views 46 Comments

And there’s plenty of platinum too.

# gold - Thursday 7 January, 2016

People are going mad for these $100 gold-encrusted donuts
# Band Of Gold
From The Daily Edge
# Band Of Gold

People are going mad for these $100 gold-encrusted donuts

Jan 7th 2016, 8:24 PM 3,198 Views 0 Comments

They’re buying them in DOZENS. What a world.

# gold - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

No treasure found in dig for legendary gold-filled Nazi train
# War Booty
# War Booty

No treasure found in dig for legendary gold-filled Nazi train

Dec 15th 2015, 4:35 PM 20,689 Views 20 Comments

Rumours persist that the train is buried in an underground tunnel.

# gold - Saturday 28 November, 2015

The Sochi gold medallist who swapped the slopes for Senegal as a Sightsavers ambassador
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

The Sochi gold medallist who swapped the slopes for Senegal as a Sightsavers ambassador

Nov 28th 2015, 8:00 AM 9,308 Views 4 Comments

Northern Ireland’s Kelly Gallagher picked up gold

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