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# record - This year 2022

Employment at highest level in 24 years with over 2.5 million working
# CSO
# CSO

Employment at highest level in 24 years with over 2.5 million working

Aug 25th 2022, 3:28 PM 16,309 Views 39 Comments

This is the highest rate since the current series of records began in 1998.

Ireland's Paul O'Donovan breaks record and wins World Cup gold
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Ireland's Paul O'Donovan breaks record and wins World Cup gold

Jul 9th 2022, 8:28 PM 16,885 Views 3 Comments

The 28-year-old Olympic gold medallist also made history with a time of 6:47.15

Daniel Wiffen becomes first Irish swimmer to break 15-minute barrier in 1500m freestyle
# National Record
From The42
# National Record

Daniel Wiffen becomes first Irish swimmer to break 15-minute barrier in 1500m freestyle

Jun 24th 2022, 12:10 PM 2,772 Views 0 Comments

The 20-year-old is competing at the Fina World Swimming Championships in Budapest.

Irish Olympian Shanahan storms to new 800m record
# History Books
From The42
# History Books

Irish Olympian Shanahan storms to new 800m record

May 14th 2022, 10:46 PM 10,680 Views 2 Comments

The Leevale star clocked 1:59:42 and edged out previous record holder, Ciara Mageean, in Belfast today.

James Ward-Prowse fixes sights on David Beckham’s record
# Ambition
From The42
# Ambition

James Ward-Prowse fixes sights on David Beckham’s record

Mar 23rd 2022, 11:03 PM 9,576 Views 0 Comments

The Southampton star is now just six goals behind his boyhood hero.

Covid-19: 26,122 new confirmed cases, 917 in hospital and 83 in ICU
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Covid-19: 26,122 new confirmed cases, 917 in hospital and 83 in ICU

Updated Jan 8th 2022, 5:01 PM 101,744 Views 228 Comments

The latest figures were confirmed by the Department of Health today.

# record - Last year 2021

Most expensive player in Bundesliga history describes 'worst moment of career'
# Low
From The42
# Low

Most expensive player in Bundesliga history describes 'worst moment of career'

Dec 7th 2021, 9:23 PM 15,917 Views 0 Comments

Lucas Hernandez revealed on Monday how his record-breaking move to Bayern Munich turned into a nightmare.

Tactics Board: Ruthless Ireland show extra attacking intent and blow minnows Georgia away
# Breakdown
From The42
# Breakdown

Tactics Board: Ruthless Ireland show extra attacking intent and blow minnows Georgia away

Dec 2nd 2021, 5:52 PM 1,349 Views 0 Comments

Shane Keegan looks at the senior women’s team’s record-breaking performance at Tallaght Stadium.

‘A dream come true’: Record-breaking Donegal ram sells for €44,000
# Can Ewe Believe It
# Can Ewe Believe It

‘A dream come true’: Record-breaking Donegal ram sells for €44,000

Aug 4th 2021, 9:08 PM 62,628 Views 40 Comments

It is the largest amount ever paid for a ram in Ireland.

Devin Toner set to become Leinster's most capped player of all-time
# Big Dev
From The42
# Big Dev

Devin Toner set to become Leinster's most capped player of all-time

Mar 23rd 2021, 6:15 AM 8,444 Views 4 Comments

The 34-year-old is currently level with Gordon D’Arcy.

# record - All time

Ulster out to get back to winning ways after crushing news on Coetzee exit
# Record
From The42
# Record

Ulster out to get back to winning ways after crushing news on Coetzee exit

Dec 27th 2020, 6:00 AM 9,276 Views 8 Comments

Both sides are coming off the back of consecutive defeats in the Champions Cup.

Greek forward Giannis Antetokounmpo signs richest deal in NBA history
# Record
From The42
# Record

Greek forward Giannis Antetokounmpo signs richest deal in NBA history

Dec 16th 2020, 2:21 PM 8,584 Views 4 Comments

The NBA MVP’s five-year contract extension with the Milwaukee Bucks is reportedly worth $228 million.

India sees record jump in daily coronavirus cases
# India
# India

India sees record jump in daily coronavirus cases

Aug 30th 2020, 7:22 AM 30,365 Views 5 Comments

It now has the fastest-growing daily coronavirus caseload of any country in the world.

Bayern's Robert Lewandowski breaks Bundesliga record
# Star
From The42
# Star

Bayern's Robert Lewandowski breaks Bundesliga record

Jun 20th 2020, 5:21 PM 7,405 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, Werder Bremen look set to be relegated after losing at Mainz.

6 games unbeaten and a mindset shift - Wexford hold upper hand in rivalry with Kilkenny
# Record
From The42
# Record

6 games unbeaten and a mindset shift - Wexford hold upper hand in rivalry with Kilkenny

Feb 17th 2020, 8:17 PM 8,598 Views 20 Comments

Davy Fitzgerald’s side no longer fear the Cats.

WIN: Tickets for our first live recording of The Explainer podcast
# Competition
# Competition

WIN: Tickets for our first live recording of The Explainer podcast

Updated Feb 3rd 2020, 6:00 PM 15,615 Views 6 Comments

We’ll be asking the question: How does Ireland end up with the politicians it has?

Australia has its hottest day on record again - increasing it by a full degree
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Australia has its hottest day on record again - increasing it by a full degree

Dec 19th 2019, 6:55 AM 23,352 Views 31 Comments

The average national temperature increased from 40.9 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, to 41.9 degrees yesterday.

That's all of 'em: Triple-double history for LeBron, Warriors end losing streak
# NBA
From The42
# NBA

That's all of 'em: Triple-double history for LeBron, Warriors end losing streak

Nov 20th 2019, 9:43 AM 4,088 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, ‘Melo returned to basketball with a loss to the Pelicans.

Joe Schmidt has transformed Ireland's approach to facing the All Blacks
# Confidence
From The42
# Confidence

Joe Schmidt has transformed Ireland's approach to facing the All Blacks

Oct 16th 2019, 8:45 AM 32,507 Views 34 Comments

‘I think it provokes excitement, it provokes a little bit of anxiety.’

Iranian cult hero would not be upset to see Cristiano Ronaldo break his record
# Prolific
From The42
# Prolific

Iranian cult hero would not be upset to see Cristiano Ronaldo break his record

Sep 14th 2019, 3:48 PM 12,850 Views 11 Comments

Ali Daei has scored 109 goals in 149 appearances at international level.

Dublin trio break record swimming the North Channel from Northern Ireland to Scotland
# Making Waves
# Making Waves

Dublin trio break record swimming the North Channel from Northern Ireland to Scotland

Jul 29th 2019, 9:23 PM 24,027 Views 16 Comments

The North Channel is considered one of the toughest open water swims in the world because of extreme cold water temperatures.

End of 11-year drought gives Woods renewed belief he can catch Nicklaus' major record
# New Lease Of Life
From The42
# New Lease Of Life

End of 11-year drought gives Woods renewed belief he can catch Nicklaus' major record

Apr 26th 2019, 2:20 PM 2,632 Views 1 Comment

The 42-year-old claimed the Masters this month and brought his tally up to 15 — just three off his compatriot.

US measles cases hit 25 year high
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

US measles cases hit 25 year high

Apr 24th 2019, 10:30 PM 9,302 Views 12 Comments

Health officials in hard-hit New York City today reported 61 new cases since late last week.

Record-breaking crowd of 60,739 watch women's match between Barcelona and Atletico
# Record
From The42
# Record

Record-breaking crowd of 60,739 watch women's match between Barcelona and Atletico

Mar 17th 2019, 7:55 PM 9,165 Views 5 Comments

The attendance is the largest ever for a top-flight club match in European women’s football.

Dublin Marathon increased to record 22,500 runners
# All Time High
From The42
# All Time High

Dublin Marathon increased to record 22,500 runners

Feb 25th 2019, 12:53 PM 17,200 Views 22 Comments

2,500 additional entries have been added, it was announced at the Mansion House today.

Van Dijk proud of record-breaking Liverpool defence
# Difference Maker
From The42
# Difference Maker

Van Dijk proud of record-breaking Liverpool defence

Dec 27th 2018, 11:50 PM 6,371 Views 6 Comments

With the Dutchman at the heart of their defence, the Premier League leaders have conceded just seven goals in 19 matches so far.

'Only Sir Alex, Arsene Wenger and Harry Redknapp have won more games in the Premier League than me'
# Record
From The42
# Record

'Only Sir Alex, Arsene Wenger and Harry Redknapp have won more games in the Premier League than me'

Sep 16th 2018, 4:44 PM 24,153 Views 7 Comments

David Moyes has been out of work since leaving West Ham and admits he would consider taking charge of the US national team.

'Last year I was literally fighting for my life' - Serena Williams secures US Open final berth
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

'Last year I was literally fighting for my life' - Serena Williams secures US Open final berth

Sep 7th 2018, 12:19 PM 4,469 Views 10 Comments

The 36-year-old held back tears as she celebrated her semi-final victory.

Kildare's record championship appearance holder calls it a day
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Kildare's record championship appearance holder calls it a day

Aug 11th 2018, 1:48 PM 9,812 Views 2 Comments

Eamonn Callaghan has confirmed his retirement.

Exit paved for Courtois as Bilbao confirm €80 million buy-out clause met for Chelsea target
# London Calling
From The42
# London Calling

Exit paved for Courtois as Bilbao confirm €80 million buy-out clause met for Chelsea target

Aug 8th 2018, 4:39 PM 7,185 Views 17 Comments

23-year-old Kepa Arrizabalaga is leaving the Basque country on a new record fee for a goalkeeper.

Two dead in Spain as Europe wilts under record heatwave
# European Record
# European Record

Two dead in Spain as Europe wilts under record heatwave

Aug 3rd 2018, 4:40 PM 46,793 Views 59 Comments

With almost no rainfall since May, Sweden has experienced its hottest July in more than 250 years.

Today was the hottest JUNE day on record since 1976
# Hot Hot Hot
# Hot Hot Hot

Today was the hottest JUNE day on record since 1976

Jun 28th 2018, 10:14 PM 52,322 Views 46 Comments

Temperatures soared across the country as Ireland’s extended heatwave continued unabated.

There were a record 9,091 patients waiting on trolleys in Ireland's hospitals last month
# Dire Situation
# Dire Situation

There were a record 9,091 patients waiting on trolleys in Ireland's hospitals last month

Jun 5th 2018, 7:00 AM 6,599 Views 46 Comments

The 9,091 figure represents a 12% jump from May 2017, and a massive 116% jump from the situation in 2006.

Sergio Ramos beats Scholes to all-time Champions League mark for yellow cards
# How Many?
From The42
# How Many?

Sergio Ramos beats Scholes to all-time Champions League mark for yellow cards

Mar 6th 2018, 10:45 PM 8,553 Views 13 Comments

The Madrid captain brought his tally to 33 tonight.

Undefeated Thai 'dwarf giant' one win from Mayweather record
# Consistent
From The42
# Consistent

Undefeated Thai 'dwarf giant' one win from Mayweather record

Feb 27th 2018, 11:11 AM 8,646 Views 1 Comment

Minimum-weight Wanheng Menayothin is shorter, leaner and significantly less wealthy than “Money”.

Glasgow hearts sink in Edinburgh as Celtic's historic unbeaten run comes to an end
# End Of The Line
From The42
# End Of The Line

Glasgow hearts sink in Edinburgh as Celtic's historic unbeaten run comes to an end

Dec 17th 2017, 2:29 PM 10,911 Views 23 Comments

The Scottish champions’ 69-game unbeaten run in domestic competitions ended after a heavy defeat to Hearts on Sunday.

Unbeaten Celtic match 100 year record but are left frustrated by Kilmarnock
# Record
From The42
# Record

Unbeaten Celtic match 100 year record but are left frustrated by Kilmarnock

Oct 28th 2017, 6:21 PM 9,540 Views 7 Comments

With a Champions League meeting with Bayern Munich on Tuesday Brendan Rodgers rested several stars.

Nketiah becomes first player born after Wenger's appointment to score for Arsenal
# Record
From The42
# Record

Nketiah becomes first player born after Wenger's appointment to score for Arsenal

Oct 24th 2017, 10:33 PM 9,268 Views 3 Comments

Elsewhere there was good news for Martin O’Neill as Calum O’Dowda bagged a goal in Bristol City’s win over Crystal Palace.

Coast Guard warns public to stay away from the sea after people spotted in stormy waters
# Ophelia
# Ophelia

Coast Guard warns public to stay away from the sea after people spotted in stormy waters

Oct 16th 2017, 6:23 PM 42,020 Views 65 Comments

Most people are obeying the Coast Guard’s warnings to stay away from the coast.

Watch: Former Cork City ace bags incredible debut hat-trick against former club in Australia
# Roy Of The Rovers
From The42
# Roy Of The Rovers

Watch: Former Cork City ace bags incredible debut hat-trick against former club in Australia

Oct 7th 2017, 10:01 AM 9,551 Views 4 Comments

Roy O’Donovan made a stunning start to the new A-League season for the Newcastle Jets with a hat-trick against his former club.

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