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#2000: Revisited

# 2000-revisited - All time

'I was filled with so much emotion, I ran down to meet them all and it was absolutely magic'
# 2000: Revisited
From The42
# 2000: Revisited

'I was filled with so much emotion, I ran down to meet them all and it was absolutely magic'

May 3rd 2020, 7:36 PM 25,210 Views 3 Comments

Ted Walsh on his greatest winning run as a racing trainer and celebrating with his family.

'Incredible hurlers, the best two I've ever come across to demand the ball when the pressure was on'
# 2000: Revisited
From The42
# 2000: Revisited

'Incredible hurlers, the best two I've ever come across to demand the ball when the pressure was on'

May 3rd 2020, 10:00 AM 45,693 Views 8 Comments

Newtownshandrum’s Pat Mulcahy on the 2000 breakthrough that was the start of a decade of success for club and county in Cork hurling circles.

'The collarbone, winning the All-Ireland and then breaking my jaw, it was probably a rough enough time'
# 2000: Revisited
From The42
# 2000: Revisited

'The collarbone, winning the All-Ireland and then breaking my jaw, it was probably a rough enough time'

May 2nd 2020, 11:30 AM 17,651 Views 11 Comments

Mayo great Cora Staunton reflects on the 2000 All-Ireland ladies football final and her county’s golden era, which was built on ‘torturous’ training and pure hard work.

When a 20-year-old kid from Tallaght joined 'one of the best teams in the world'
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

When a 20-year-old kid from Tallaght joined 'one of the best teams in the world'

May 1st 2020, 8:00 PM 48,214 Views 46 Comments

As part of our year 2000 week, we look back on Robbie Keane’s ill-fated move to Inter Milan.

'Mayhem, absolute mayhem... It was just bedlam in Thomond Park that day'
# 2000: Revisited
From The42
# 2000: Revisited

'Mayhem, absolute mayhem... It was just bedlam in Thomond Park that day'

Updated May 1st 2020, 5:00 PM 23,346 Views 19 Comments

Declan Kidney’s Munster broke new ground in Europe in the 1999/2000 season.

'Passing tourists in Kildare can shout in the windows at people: 'Ye can’t score''
# 2000: Revisited
From The42
# 2000: Revisited

'Passing tourists in Kildare can shout in the windows at people: 'Ye can’t score''

Updated May 1st 2020, 8:30 AM 24,043 Views 16 Comments

We reflect on the year Kildare were last kings of Leinster.

'In terms of what was achieved, it’s a year that I certainly wouldn’t want to change'
# 2000: Revisited
From The42
# 2000: Revisited

'In terms of what was achieved, it’s a year that I certainly wouldn’t want to change'

Apr 30th 2020, 8:00 AM 17,046 Views 22 Comments

The events of 2000 kickstarted Matt Holland’s career as a Premier League and international footballer.

Listening to Johnny Cash with Páidí Ó Sé, trash talk in Irish and lifting Sam Maguire on the pitch
# 2000: Revisited
From The42
# 2000: Revisited

Listening to Johnny Cash with Páidí Ó Sé, trash talk in Irish and lifting Sam Maguire on the pitch

Updated Apr 29th 2020, 8:00 PM 26,041 Views 7 Comments

The Millennium All-Ireland final was decided by a replay where Kerry got the better of Galway.

'Tiger had pinned a note to his locker: Congratulations... but you'll always be a fat f**k'
# 2000: Revisited
From The42
# 2000: Revisited

'Tiger had pinned a note to his locker: Congratulations... but you'll always be a fat f**k'

Apr 29th 2020, 7:30 AM 93,497 Views 34 Comments

The42 remembers Darren Clarke’s matchplay win over Tiger Woods at La Costa in 2000, which ushered in a golden era for Irish golf.

'I was told, 'You'll be going in now'. I nearly turned pale, I was thinking, 'Oh no Brendan, will you get up'
# 2000: Revisited
From The42
# 2000: Revisited

'I was told, 'You'll be going in now'. I nearly turned pale, I was thinking, 'Oh no Brendan, will you get up'

Apr 28th 2020, 7:50 PM 38,764 Views 3 Comments

Eoin Kelly on his hurling year in 2000 that saw him play for three Tipperary teams and win an All-Ireland for a Kilkenny side.

From Bizet to O'Brien: How Stand Up and Fight became a Munster anthem
# SUAF
From The42
# SUAF

From Bizet to O'Brien: How Stand Up and Fight became a Munster anthem

Apr 28th 2020, 12:00 PM 27,421 Views 27 Comments

An old song with an older tune is the soundtrack of modern Munster.

'Here I am at the Olympics, halfway through the 1st round, and I'm thinking: 'What the 'f*** is going on?''
# Shadow Of Sydney
From The42
# Shadow Of Sydney

'Here I am at the Olympics, halfway through the 1st round, and I'm thinking: 'What the 'f*** is going on?''

Apr 27th 2020, 8:03 PM 33,645 Views 11 Comments

Ireland’s only boxer at the 2000 Olympics, Cork’s Michael Roche, reveals why his 16-year dream turned into a nightmare, and how it followed him home from Sydney.

'Otto won Euro 2004 with Greece  - big deal, I'd have taken them to a World Cup'
# 2000: Revisited
From The42
# 2000: Revisited

'Otto won Euro 2004 with Greece - big deal, I'd have taken them to a World Cup'

Apr 27th 2020, 7:30 AM 30,205 Views 4 Comments

A new century led to a new dawn in League of Ireland football as teams began to punch above their weight in Europe.