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#the toughest

# the-toughest - Monday 14 February, 2022

6 talking points after Ballygunner and Kilcoo win on a truly great All-Ireland club final day
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

6 talking points after Ballygunner and Kilcoo win on a truly great All-Ireland club final day

Feb 14th 2022, 6:45 AM 6,271 Views 0 Comments

The Waterford and Down clubs reached the All-Ireland summit.

# the-toughest - Thursday 2 December, 2021

Big name exits and new champions - why the All-Ireland club title race looks wide open
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

Big name exits and new champions - why the All-Ireland club title race looks wide open

Dec 2nd 2021, 6:00 AM 8,652 Views 1 Comment

The 2021-22 All-Ireland club championship is a novel looking one.

# the-toughest - Thursday 22 July, 2021

'You cut a deal with yourself - 'I will do this and I know it will be bad, but I will recover'
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

'You cut a deal with yourself - 'I will do this and I know it will be bad, but I will recover'

Jul 22nd 2021, 7:00 AM 22,200 Views 5 Comments

Two-time Olympic rower Paul Griffin talks to The42 about his career, and what it takes to reach the top of one of the world’s toughest sports.

# the-toughest - Sunday 19 January, 2020

As it happened: Corofin (Galway) v Kilcoo (Down), All-Ireland SFC club final From The42
Live Jan 19th 2020, 3:00 PM

As it happened: Corofin (Galway) v Kilcoo (Down), All-Ireland SFC club final

Poll: Who do you think will win today's All-Ireland senior club finals?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Poll: Who do you think will win today's All-Ireland senior club finals?

Jan 19th 2020, 6:30 AM 7,530 Views 3 Comments

The Tommy Moore and Andy Merrigan Cups were on offer in Croke Park today.

# the-toughest - Monday 6 January, 2020

6 All-Ireland club finals in 8-day period in Croke Park as GAA confirm schedule
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

6 All-Ireland club finals in 8-day period in Croke Park as GAA confirm schedule

Jan 6th 2020, 5:37 PM 9,429 Views 6 Comments

There will be three January double-headers on the agenda.

# the-toughest - Sunday 8 December, 2019

January fixture details and line-ups confirmed for All-Ireland senior club semi-finals
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

January fixture details and line-ups confirmed for All-Ireland senior club semi-finals

Dec 8th 2019, 7:51 PM 10,425 Views 3 Comments

The games will take place on the weekend of 4-5 January.

# the-toughest - Friday 1 March, 2019

'There were slaps every now and again, a few stitches. Those were actually from the girl cousins'
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

'There were slaps every now and again, a few stitches. Those were actually from the girl cousins'

Mar 1st 2019, 7:30 AM 6,390 Views 1 Comment

Katie O’Connor will captain the St Martin’s camogie club into the All-Ireland senior final this weekend.

# the-toughest - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Colin Fennelly scores sensational 4-4 to book Ballyhale's place in Leinster SHC final
# Hale To The Chiefs
From The42
# Hale To The Chiefs

Colin Fennelly scores sensational 4-4 to book Ballyhale's place in Leinster SHC final

Nov 18th 2018, 3:39 PM 10,461 Views 3 Comments

Henry Shefflin’s side were 16-point winners against Naomh Éanna of Gorey.

# the-toughest - Monday 29 October, 2018

As it happened: St Jude's v Kilmacud Crokes, Dublin senior football championship final From The42
Live Oct 29th 2018, 4:45 PM

As it happened: St Jude's v Kilmacud Crokes, Dublin senior football championship final

# the-toughest - Friday 20 July, 2018

'My first touch in Gaelic football': Vialli and Redknapp get to grips with their new GAA clubs
# Football Men
From The42
# Football Men

'My first touch in Gaelic football': Vialli and Redknapp get to grips with their new GAA clubs

Jul 20th 2018, 1:00 PM 11,439 Views 2 Comments

In this week’s episode of The Toughest, Luca is told all about the amateur ethos of the GAA.

# the-toughest - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Italian legend Vialli and ex-Premier League boss Redknapp to manage GAA clubs
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

Italian legend Vialli and ex-Premier League boss Redknapp to manage GAA clubs

Apr 18th 2018, 5:15 PM 55,634 Views 23 Comments

The pair are to feature in a mini-series that will renew the 1998 All-Ireland club rivalry between Erin’s Isle and Castlehaven.

# the-toughest - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Commuting from Coventry and pucking about on a rugby pitch: One hurler's journey to Saturday's All-Ireland final
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

Commuting from Coventry and pucking about on a rugby pitch: One hurler's journey to Saturday's All-Ireland final

Mar 15th 2018, 7:00 PM 12,204 Views 1 Comment

David Breen is a physio with English Premiership Rugby side Wasps, and has been travelling back and forth to play in the All-Ireland hurling championship with Na Piarsaigh.

# the-toughest - Saturday 10 February, 2018

As it happened: Cuala v Liam Mellows, All-Ireland club hurling semi-final From The42
Live Feb 10th 2018, 3:20 PM

As it happened: Cuala v Liam Mellows, All-Ireland club hurling semi-final

# the-toughest - Monday 13 November, 2017

'We didn't fear Vincent's... maybe it's Rathnew's spirit or pure ignorance, I don't know'
# Simply Red
From The42
# Simply Red

'We didn't fear Vincent's... maybe it's Rathnew's spirit or pure ignorance, I don't know'

Nov 13th 2017, 9:10 AM 7,295 Views 4 Comments

After dumping out the Dublin kingpins, Rathnew set their sights on a Leinster title challenge.

# the-toughest - Monday 11 September, 2017

Jeff and Kammy's Journey to Croker reaches its final destination
# Road Trip
From The42
# Road Trip

Jeff and Kammy's Journey to Croker reaches its final destination

Sep 11th 2017, 11:33 PM 12,667 Views 12 Comments

The pair have a wander around GAA HQ after dropping in to pay Dublin star Jonny Cooper a visit.

# the-toughest - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

All-Ireland club wins and torn cruciates - Keegan backs 'best friend' to recover
# Westport Men
From The42
# Westport Men

All-Ireland club wins and torn cruciates - Keegan backs 'best friend' to recover

Apr 12th 2017, 6:13 PM 10,254 Views 0 Comments

Mayo defender Kevin Keane saw his 2017 season end on All-Ireland club final day.

# the-toughest - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

3 weeks after winning the club All-Ireland, Dr Crokes know their 2017 Kerry SFC opponents
# We Go Again
From The42
# We Go Again

3 weeks after winning the club All-Ireland, Dr Crokes know their 2017 Kerry SFC opponents

Apr 11th 2017, 9:47 AM 5,119 Views 5 Comments

The full draw was made last night.

# the-toughest - Saturday 18 March, 2017

'Sitting on the bus, I watched it and nearly broke down in tears'
# History Makers
From The42
# History Makers

'Sitting on the bus, I watched it and nearly broke down in tears'

Mar 18th 2017, 10:59 AM 12,958 Views 2 Comments

Cuala became the first Dublin club yesterday to win the All-Ireland senior hurling title.

# the-toughest - Friday 17 March, 2017

As it happened: Dr Crokes v Slaughtneil, All-Ireland senior club football final From The42
Live Mar 17th 2017, 4:52 PM

As it happened: Dr Crokes v Slaughtneil, All-Ireland senior club football final

As It Happened: Ballyea v Cuala, All-Ireland senior club hurling final From The42
Live Mar 17th 2017, 2:15 PM

As It Happened: Ballyea v Cuala, All-Ireland senior club hurling final

The Gooch's big chance, taming Tony Kelly and more All-Ireland club final talking points
# Paddy's Day Deciders
From The42
# Paddy's Day Deciders

The Gooch's big chance, taming Tony Kelly and more All-Ireland club final talking points

Mar 17th 2017, 8:45 AM 6,390 Views 7 Comments

Key questions will be answered in the 2017 AIB All-Ireland senior club hurling and football finals.

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s All-Ireland club finals at Croke Park?
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s All-Ireland club finals at Croke Park?

Mar 17th 2017, 7:45 AM 7,815 Views 4 Comments

Cuala, Ballyea, Dr Crokes and Slaughtneil are the four clubs involved.

# the-toughest - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Quiz – Can you recognise these All-Ireland club final hurling and football teams?
# Let's Get Quizzical
From The42
# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz – Can you recognise these All-Ireland club final hurling and football teams?

Mar 16th 2017, 1:00 PM 13,393 Views 0 Comments

It’s time to test your knowledge of the GAA on St Patrick’s Day.

# the-toughest - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Watch: Short documentary chronicles Cuala's remarkable rise to an All-Ireland final
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

Watch: Short documentary chronicles Cuala's remarkable rise to an All-Ireland final

Mar 14th 2017, 7:01 PM 5,545 Views 3 Comments

The Dublin champions take on Ballyea in Friday’s decider at Croke Park.

Analysis: The skill and class of Cooper and O'Leary have been key to Dr Crokes' All-Ireland club hopes
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: The skill and class of Cooper and O'Leary have been key to Dr Crokes' All-Ireland club hopes

Mar 14th 2017, 5:07 PM 10,433 Views 5 Comments

The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at the Kerry senior attacking duo before the All-Ireland senior club final.

# the-toughest - Thursday 9 March, 2017

'When I saw how intense it was, it did scare me': Lee Chin's ice hockey experiment in Vancouver
# Cool As Ice
From The42
# Cool As Ice

'When I saw how intense it was, it did scare me': Lee Chin's ice hockey experiment in Vancouver

Mar 9th 2017, 2:35 PM 6,313 Views 6 Comments

Wexford hurler spent time on the ice with NHL side Vancouver Canucks.

# the-toughest - Monday 6 March, 2017

Chrissy McKaigue isn't a fan of the Super 8 but hails Paraic Duffy as 'a tremendous leader'
# Wait And See
From The42
# Wait And See

Chrissy McKaigue isn't a fan of the Super 8 but hails Paraic Duffy as 'a tremendous leader'

Mar 6th 2017, 7:55 PM 4,032 Views 1 Comment

The Slaughtneil star feels that club GAA is the ‘biggest jewel in the GAA’s crown’.

'Off the field he's irreplaceable ' - Praise for Clare's Ryan who is out for year on medical advice
# Bouncing Back
From The42
# Bouncing Back

'Off the field he's irreplaceable ' - Praise for Clare's Ryan who is out for year on medical advice

Mar 6th 2017, 4:50 PM 9,776 Views 0 Comments

Tony Kelly has backed his team-mate Conor Ryan to recover.

'He’d be a massively proud man. It’s just unfortunate that he missed the biggest match of our lives'
# Heartfelt
From The42
# Heartfelt

'He’d be a massively proud man. It’s just unfortunate that he missed the biggest match of our lives'

Mar 6th 2017, 2:58 PM 6,240 Views 1 Comment

Eilís Ní Chaiside spoke of her late father Thomas following Slaughtneil’s magnificent AIB All-Ireland Camogie Senior Club final.

# the-toughest - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Step one of double dream complete as Slaughtneil deliver emotional victory
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

Step one of double dream complete as Slaughtneil deliver emotional victory

Mar 5th 2017, 6:49 PM 12,219 Views 3 Comments

The Derry side edged past Sarsfields in Croke Park in front of a record attendance.

Watch live: Four sides battle for historic All-Ireland glory in the camogie club finals
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

Watch live: Four sides battle for historic All-Ireland glory in the camogie club finals

Mar 5th 2017, 1:07 PM 8,140 Views 0 Comments

It’s set to be a busy afternoon in Croke Park.

# the-toughest - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Watch: Michael Murphy and Shane Williams swap sports in 'The Toughest Trade'
# Job Swap
From The42
# Job Swap

Watch: Michael Murphy and Shane Williams swap sports in 'The Toughest Trade'

Mar 2nd 2017, 5:00 PM 9,686 Views 8 Comments

Donegal star Murphy tries rugby in Clermont while Wales legend Williams togs off with Glenswilly.

# the-toughest - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Call for August Bank Holiday All-Ireland final and Donegal's 'frank' Super 8 meeting
# Michael Murphy
From The42
# Michael Murphy

Call for August Bank Holiday All-Ireland final and Donegal's 'frank' Super 8 meeting

Feb 28th 2017, 4:32 PM 6,697 Views 7 Comments

Donegal captain Michael Murphy on the problems that still exist after last weekend’s GAA Congress.

# the-toughest - Monday 27 February, 2017

Sibling rivalry: Brothers to line out on opposite sides in Cuala-Ballyea All-Ireland final
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

Sibling rivalry: Brothers to line out on opposite sides in Cuala-Ballyea All-Ireland final

Feb 27th 2017, 3:57 PM 11,908 Views 5 Comments

It will be an interesting few weeks for Aonghus and Niall Keane.

# the-toughest - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Murphy on playing against 'monsters' and Williams tackles the 'most tiring skill session he's ever done'
# The Toughest Trade
From The42
# The Toughest Trade

Murphy on playing against 'monsters' and Williams tackles the 'most tiring skill session he's ever done'

Feb 22nd 2017, 10:30 PM 14,842 Views 3 Comments

The Donegal man even gets away a tidy-looking offload in this teaser for ‘The Toughest Trade’.

# the-toughest - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

TV dates have been confirmed for this year's 'Toughest Trade' in a new trailer
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

TV dates have been confirmed for this year's 'Toughest Trade' in a new trailer

Feb 21st 2017, 12:58 PM 12,379 Views 2 Comments

Wales rugby legend Shane Williams is one of the professional athletes taking part in the documentary.

# the-toughest - Sunday 19 February, 2017

Watch live: Four teams battle for Croke Park glory in the All-Ireland club football finals
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

Watch live: Four teams battle for Croke Park glory in the All-Ireland club football finals

Feb 19th 2017, 1:52 PM 23,378 Views 0 Comments

It’s set to be another busy afternoon in HQ.

Tormented by injury, Richie Power celebrates 'perfect end' with Carrickshock in All-Ireland
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

Tormented by injury, Richie Power celebrates 'perfect end' with Carrickshock in All-Ireland

Feb 19th 2017, 12:11 PM 8,708 Views 5 Comments

Power and Carrickshock were 15-point winners against Ahascragh-Fohenagh of Galway on Saturday.

All-Ireland club final day, Kerry breakthroughs and Jack O'Shea's son as boss
# Club Croker
From The42
# Club Croker

All-Ireland club final day, Kerry breakthroughs and Jack O'Shea's son as boss

Feb 19th 2017, 7:15 AM 10,723 Views 31 Comments

Darran O’Sullivan chases glory today with Glenbeigh-Glencar.

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