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#2006

# 2006 - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

'A few days before Heather passed away she said to me, ‘If Woosie calls you, you have to play.’'
# EXTRACT
From The42
# EXTRACT

'A few days before Heather passed away she said to me, ‘If Woosie calls you, you have to play.’'

Apr 14th 2020, 7:00 AM 10,754 Views 1 Comment

A look back to when Ireland played hosts to the Ryder Cup for the first time in 2006.

# 2006 - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

'Without the Munster fans, we are nothing. Without them, we play for nothing'
# Freddie
From The42
# Freddie

'Without the Munster fans, we are nothing. Without them, we play for nothing'

Apr 8th 2020, 9:25 PM 38,492 Views 28 Comments

Freddie Pucciariello won two Heineken Cups and a Magners League with the southern province.

# 2006 - Sunday 5 April, 2020

When Leinster went to Toulouse and toppled the reigning European champions
# Classic
From The42
# Classic

When Leinster went to Toulouse and toppled the reigning European champions

Apr 5th 2020, 9:05 PM 34,704 Views 31 Comments

Michael Cheika’s men delivered a stunning performance in their 2006 Heineken Cup quarter-final.

# 2006 - Friday 9 March, 2018

'There are people coming from New Zealand and Australia to get their caps'
# Overdue
From The42
# Overdue

'There are people coming from New Zealand and Australia to get their caps'

Mar 9th 2018, 3:06 PM 40,054 Views 6 Comments

Niamh Briggs is delighted that over 100 female players will finally be awarded caps for playing for Ireland.

# 2006 - Thursday 10 August, 2017

8 games that really entertained people who got broadband in 2006
# 2006
From The Daily Edge
# 2006

8 games that really entertained people who got broadband in 2006

Aug 10th 2017, 8:00 AM 6,225 Views 2 Comments

Is this what people did before social media became popular?

# 2006 - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Analysis: Axel was the team-mate every player wanted on their side
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

Analysis: Axel was the team-mate every player wanted on their side

Oct 18th 2016, 12:00 PM 11,004 Views 3 Comments

The number eight delivered a typically selfless performance in the 2006 Heineken Cup final.

# 2006 - Saturday 9 July, 2016

How Well Do You Remember These 2006 Bangers?
# Tuuuunes
From The Daily Edge
# Tuuuunes

How Well Do You Remember These 2006 Bangers?

Jul 9th 2016, 8:15 PM 11,063 Views 3 Comments

What a year.

# 2006 - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland in 2006?
# A Decade On
# A Decade On

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland in 2006?

Mar 13th 2016, 9:30 PM 54,740 Views 26 Comments

Yes, it was ten years ago.

# 2006 - Thursday 31 December, 2015

18 things that were true ten years ago
# 2006
From The Daily Edge
# 2006

18 things that were true ten years ago

Dec 31st 2015, 9:30 PM 14,360 Views 6 Comments

It’s been a decade since 2006 ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

# 2006 - Saturday 6 December, 2014

The Love Ulster organisers want to come back to Dublin
# Willie Frazer
# Willie Frazer

The Love Ulster organisers want to come back to Dublin

Dec 6th 2014, 7:55 PM 22,734 Views 255 Comments

The march attracted riots on O’Connell Street in 2006.

# 2006 - Sunday 6 October, 2013

Eire Og Nenagh qualify for Tipperary senior hurling final
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Eire Og Nenagh qualify for Tipperary senior hurling final

Oct 6th 2013, 6:55 PM 3,314 Views 1 Comment

There was also action in the Tipperary senior football quarter-finals today.

# 2006 - Thursday 3 October, 2013

9 of the best Munster v Leinster derbies
# Classics
From The42
# Classics

9 of the best Munster v Leinster derbies

Oct 3rd 2013, 5:00 PM 10,571 Views 25 Comments

Here are some of the most memorable games in the greatest Irish inter-provincial derby.

# 2006 - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Marmion puts hero-worship to one side as he trumps Yachvili
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

Marmion puts hero-worship to one side as he trumps Yachvili

Dec 9th 2012, 2:33 PM 1,883 Views 1 Comment

The 20-year-old scrum-half was instrumental in Connacht’s 22-14 win over Biarritz.

# 2006 - Monday 30 April, 2012

New figures show increase in sexual offences and robberies
# Crime
# Crime

New figures show increase in sexual offences and robberies

Apr 30th 2012, 4:12 PM 2,717 Views 13 Comments

This was one of the trends seen in the Garda Recorded Crime Statistics 2006 – 2010, which also showed a detection rate of 99 per cent for controlled drug offences and road and traffic offences.

# 2006 - Monday 3 October, 2011

Quinn steps down as Sunderland chairman
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

Quinn steps down as Sunderland chairman

Oct 3rd 2011, 6:35 PM 309 Views 0 Comments

The ex-Ireland player will undertake a new ambassadorial role for the club.

# 2006 - Monday 14 March, 2011

Irish racing's finest hour: Cheltenham, 2006
# Irish Invasion
From The42
# Irish Invasion

Irish racing's finest hour: Cheltenham, 2006

Mar 14th 2011, 4:48 PM 790 Views 0 Comments

The Irish have had some great years at Cheltenham, but one year stands above them all. We whet the appetite by looking back at the horses that made 2006 a year to remember.