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# all-rounder - Tuesday 22 March, 2022

Lisa O'Rourke and Niamh Fay win gold for Ireland at European U22 Championships
# Green Fight And Gold
From The42
# Green Fight And Gold

Lisa O'Rourke and Niamh Fay win gold for Ireland at European U22 Championships

Updated Mar 22nd 2022, 6:40 PM 3,895 Views 0 Comments

Roscommon senior footballer O’Rourke won a 4-1 split in her 70kg final, while Dubliner Fay was dominant in her 54kg decider.

# all-rounder - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Scoring tries only a small part of the package for in-form Conway
# All Rounder
From The42
# All Rounder

Scoring tries only a small part of the package for in-form Conway

Nov 11th 2021, 7:00 AM 4,147 Views 8 Comments

The winger scored a hat-trick against Japan, but took as much pride from his work without the ball.

# all-rounder - Saturday 24 April, 2021

The quiet leader in the Bohs dressing room who's back stronger after a cruel knee injury
# Grafter
From The42
# Grafter

The quiet leader in the Bohs dressing room who's back stronger after a cruel knee injury

Apr 24th 2021, 7:30 AM 3,193 Views 0 Comments

A key player for a team on the rise, Sophie Watters is clocking up the miles between Dundalk and Dublin while leading a busy life off the pitch.

# all-rounder - Monday 4 February, 2019

Huge performance and 1-6 haul for Mayo defender-turned keeper-turned forward
# All Rounder
From The42
# All Rounder

Huge performance and 1-6 haul for Mayo defender-turned keeper-turned forward

Feb 4th 2019, 3:24 PM 6,129 Views 0 Comments

Rachel Kearns continued to prove her impressive versatility on the edge of the square yesterday.

# all-rounder - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Preston's Gallagher goes from goalscorer to goalkeeper in crazy 15-minute cameo
# Jack Of All Trades
From The42
# Jack Of All Trades

Preston's Gallagher goes from goalscorer to goalkeeper in crazy 15-minute cameo

Nov 4th 2018, 3:05 PM 6,620 Views 1 Comment

The substitute levelled matters with his first touch before seeing out the draw between the posts.

# all-rounder - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Liverpool defender Conor Masterson was 'even more effective as a Gaelic footballer'
# All Rounder
From The42
# All Rounder

Liverpool defender Conor Masterson was 'even more effective as a Gaelic footballer'

Apr 14th 2018, 12:00 PM 36,747 Views 17 Comments

We speak to coaches who helped nurture the 19-year-old’s talents during his time at Lucan United and Celbridge GAA club.

# all-rounder - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Ringrose will continue to hone kicking skills, but it may be a while before you see him with the tee again
# Repertoire
From The42
# Repertoire

Ringrose will continue to hone kicking skills, but it may be a while before you see him with the tee again

Jun 14th 2017, 1:00 AM 10,350 Views 15 Comments

The centre landed a beauty from the sideline in New Jersey, but it won’t necessarily become a regular occurence.

# all-rounder - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Inter-county hurler Lee Chin signs deal with Wexford Youths to help them avoid the drop
# All Rounder
From The42
# All Rounder

Inter-county hurler Lee Chin signs deal with Wexford Youths to help them avoid the drop

Sep 21st 2016, 7:00 AM 11,056 Views 4 Comments

The 23-year-old is expected to make his debut for the struggling League of Ireland side on Friday night.

# all-rounder - Friday 28 August, 2015

After winning Leinster senior rugby cup, Tipp teenager chases All-Ireland minor double
# All Rounder
From The42
# All Rounder

After winning Leinster senior rugby cup, Tipp teenager chases All-Ireland minor double

Aug 28th 2015, 3:40 PM 10,948 Views 4 Comments

Alan Tynan is chasing a unique sporting treble.

# all-rounder - Monday 11 May, 2015

From football to cycling via triathlons - Bryan McCrystal's amazing sporting career
# All Rounder
From The42
# All Rounder

From football to cycling via triathlons - Bryan McCrystal's amazing sporting career

May 11th 2015, 8:28 PM 6,780 Views 0 Comments

The An Post Rás begins next weekend and McCrystal is one of the leading amateurs involved.

# all-rounder - Monday 6 April, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about Munster's newest All Black
# Great Expectations
From The42
# Great Expectations

Here's everything you need to know about Munster's newest All Black

Apr 6th 2015, 3:16 PM 30,506 Views 21 Comments

Francis Saili has all the skills necessary to be a huge contributor in the centre.

# all-rounder - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Kerry GAA stars salute Leinster schools cup winner who claimed 2014 All-Ireland minor medal
# All Rounder
From The42
# All Rounder

Kerry GAA stars salute Leinster schools cup winner who claimed 2014 All-Ireland minor medal

Mar 17th 2015, 7:49 PM 11,516 Views 13 Comments

There’s plenty praise coming in for Robert Wharton’s unique sporting achievement.

# all-rounder - Saturday 21 February, 2015

For many he's the complete player but Conor Murray wants to add another string to his bow
# Teeing Off
From The42
# Teeing Off

For many he's the complete player but Conor Murray wants to add another string to his bow

Feb 21st 2015, 7:45 AM 12,303 Views 20 Comments

The scrum-half is continuously working on his kicking.

# all-rounder - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

'I might give hurling a go' - Connacht star tempted to follow Duffy into GAA
# Give It A Lash
From The42
# Give It A Lash

'I might give hurling a go' - Connacht star tempted to follow Duffy into GAA

May 21st 2014, 4:46 PM 9,395 Views 1 Comment

New Zealand forward George Naoupu joked about a new sporting direction while backing his former teammate to succeed with Mayo.

# all-rounder - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Gavin Duffy reportedly a stand-out performer at Mayo GAA training
# Safe Pair Of Hands
From The42
# Safe Pair Of Hands

Gavin Duffy reportedly a stand-out performer at Mayo GAA training

May 14th 2014, 10:38 PM 16,882 Views 15 Comments

Could the ex-Connacht captain help James Horan’s side over the line this year?

# all-rounder - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

LeBron takes Miami on a leisurely triathlon on his way to training
# Training Day
From The42
# Training Day

LeBron takes Miami on a leisurely triathlon on his way to training

Oct 29th 2013, 3:39 PM 3,136 Views 2 Comments

Yep, just a regular day for LBJ.

# all-rounder - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Ashes to bashes: Kiwi cricketer pursues Freddie Flintoff bout
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

Ashes to bashes: Kiwi cricketer pursues Freddie Flintoff bout

Dec 19th 2012, 2:22 PM 1,873 Views 0 Comments

Looks like there will be no peaceful retirement for the affable boxing novice.

# all-rounder - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Tri-time: Button adds F1 glamour to Try Athy
# All Rounder
From The42
# All Rounder

Tri-time: Button adds F1 glamour to Try Athy

Jun 6th 2012, 1:56 PM 972 Views 1 Comment

However, when the real racing started, it was Russell White and Vanessa Fenton who commanded all the attention.