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#Best Laid Plans

# best-laid-plans - This year 2022

Cancelled pre-season game means Ulster prep for URC hasn't been ideal
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Cancelled pre-season game means Ulster prep for URC hasn't been ideal

Sep 13th 2022, 8:36 AM 3,146 Views 12 Comments

Last weekend’s clash against Glasgow was called off after the death of Queen Elizabeth II.

# best-laid-plans - Last year 2021

'Eriksson accepted the position of United manager, and had even signed a contract'
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'Eriksson accepted the position of United manager, and had even signed a contract'

Dec 28th 2021, 9:00 PM 31,360 Views 1 Comment

Read an extract from ‘Sir Alex: Simply the Best’.

USA v Ireland one-day cricket series cancelled
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USA v Ireland one-day cricket series cancelled

Dec 28th 2021, 8:27 PM 3,077 Views 1 Comment

The latest Covid concerns included positive tests for an umpire and members of the US squad.

# best-laid-plans - All time

Here's how Uefa will conclude the Champions League and Europa League
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Here's how Uefa will conclude the Champions League and Europa League

Jun 17th 2020, 3:54 PM 5,484 Views 2 Comments

All the detail you need to know about Uefa’s re-jigged plans to finish their competitions.

'This year, I took the year out of school to train for Tokyo... I think that will be the case again next year'
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'This year, I took the year out of school to train for Tokyo... I think that will be the case again next year'

Apr 7th 2020, 10:19 PM 4,655 Views 0 Comments

Irish Para swimmer Nicole Turner on life in lockdown, plans after deferring her Leaving Cert and fundraising for an important cause.

UFC boss aiming to stage the 'baddest card' in MMA history during global pandemic
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# Best Laid Plans

UFC boss aiming to stage the 'baddest card' in MMA history during global pandemic

Mar 26th 2020, 11:17 AM 11,126 Views 7 Comments

UFC 249 had originally been set for 18 April in Brooklyn.

'It's a balls, but it's not the end of the world' - Sugrue finds positives as Masters dream is delayed
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'It's a balls, but it's not the end of the world' - Sugrue finds positives as Masters dream is delayed

Mar 22nd 2020, 10:00 AM 21,750 Views 3 Comments

The Cork golfer talks to The42 about the postponing of Augusta National, putting his pro career on hold, and mixing it with Tiger Woods.

All 10 League of Ireland games scheduled for this weekend have been postponed
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# Best Laid Plans

All 10 League of Ireland games scheduled for this weekend have been postponed

Feb 28th 2018, 4:07 PM 2,855 Views 2 Comments

The Football Association of Ireland confirmed the news via a statement today.

Panicking about Christmas dinner? These recipes for turkey and two tasty side dishes could be a lifesaver
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# Best Laid Plans

Panicking about Christmas dinner? These recipes for turkey and two tasty side dishes could be a lifesaver

Dec 24th 2016, 10:00 AM 14,029 Views 6 Comments

The shops are still open – these simple recipes could yet save Christmas!

Embedded footage shows how a tearful Cormier learned that the Jones fight had been pulled
# Jon's Gone
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# Jon's Gone

Embedded footage shows how a tearful Cormier learned that the Jones fight had been pulled

Jul 8th 2016, 12:07 PM 5,670 Views 4 Comments

The UFC champ still wanted the fight to go ahead.

Rotten weather has forced Patti Smith's Dublin gig indoors
# Because The Night
# Because The Night

Rotten weather has forced Patti Smith's Dublin gig indoors

Jun 1st 2015, 3:48 PM 23,672 Views 33 Comments

Patti’s performance will now take place in ‘two tented structures’ at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham.

From Gandy's Cottages to Bungalow Bliss: the history of the 'pattern book'
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# Best Laid Plans

From Gandy's Cottages to Bungalow Bliss: the history of the 'pattern book'

Jan 3rd 2015, 10:30 AM 12,400 Views 8 Comments

Architectural design manuals have been with us for centuries.

High Court blow for the Rugby World Cup bid (but don't worry, all is not lost)
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# Best Laid Plans

High Court blow for the Rugby World Cup bid (but don't worry, all is not lost)

Dec 18th 2014, 4:08 PM 4,121 Views 6 Comments

Organisers committed to vision for a world class Casement Park despite today’s ruling.

Pressure on Reilly after officials call his HSE reforms 'unworkable'
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# Best Laid Plans

Pressure on Reilly after officials call his HSE reforms 'unworkable'

Sep 6th 2014, 3:09 PM 12,391 Views 51 Comments

In briefing documents prepared for Leo Varadkar, the new health minister is told that “a more coherent approach” is needed.

Delay leaves tight, tight deadline to finish 1916 museum
# Just Two Weeks
# Just Two Weeks

Delay leaves tight, tight deadline to finish 1916 museum

Sep 2nd 2014, 10:49 AM 8,858 Views 35 Comments

What should be done at the historic 1916 site on Moore St? Councillors can’t decide. And the clock is ticking. (Tick tock, etc.)

4 tactical areas to watch out for when Ireland take on Wales today
# Talking Points
From The42
# Talking Points

4 tactical areas to watch out for when Ireland take on Wales today

Feb 8th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,455 Views 7 Comments

Can Joe Schmidt create an irresistible force to get around the immovable Welsh champions?

The Toulon v Chiefs 'World Cup of Clubs' is not going to happen
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From The42
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The Toulon v Chiefs 'World Cup of Clubs' is not going to happen

Dec 13th 2013, 1:36 PM 2,870 Views 2 Comments

Plans for a friendly between the Super 15 and European champions have been shelved.

Gary Neville was approached to be part of RTE's punditry team - Dunphy
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Gary Neville was approached to be part of RTE's punditry team - Dunphy

Oct 11th 2013, 8:00 AM 15,072 Views 55 Comments

The ex-Man United defender was reportedly enthusiastic about the station’s proposal.

'Preparations were perfect, everything else was a bit of a disaster' - Best on RWC '07
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# The Beast

'Preparations were perfect, everything else was a bit of a disaster' - Best on RWC '07

Dec 10th 2012, 6:30 PM 2,478 Views 0 Comments

The former Ireland flanker played his final match in the pool stage elimination by Argentina.

Brady: 'The culture of football in this country is wrong'
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Brady: 'The culture of football in this country is wrong'

Jul 31st 2012, 6:45 AM 1,842 Views 11 Comments

Irish football needs to rethink its approach if it wants to produce good young players, argues Liam Brady.

Planning for Olympics 2012 a 'blueprint' for future hosts
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Planning for Olympics 2012 a 'blueprint' for future hosts

Mar 29th 2012, 8:13 AM 174 Views 0 Comments

Hwever, British Prime Minister David Cameron warned that “the drive to embed and secure the benefits of London 2012 is still to come”.

Is this AVB's Chelsea team-sheet for tonight's Napoli game? Or a ruse....
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Is this AVB's Chelsea team-sheet for tonight's Napoli game? Or a ruse....

Feb 21st 2012, 2:36 PM 1,531 Views 0 Comments

The Chelsea boss just reportedly pulled a stroke worthy of his former mentor Jose Mourinho, in revealing a fake plan… or accidentally gave away his actual tactics.

2020 vision: Ireland reveals test cricket target
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2020 vision: Ireland reveals test cricket target

Jan 24th 2012, 4:46 PM 449 Views 0 Comments

“This is not a dreamy aspiration but a real ambition,” Cricket Ireland chief executive Warren Deutrom explained at today’s strategic announcement.

English FA cool on idea of May friendly in Dublin
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From The42
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English FA cool on idea of May friendly in Dublin

Dec 13th 2011, 12:54 PM 2,200 Views 7 Comments

John Delaney admits that any friendly between Ireland and England is unlikely to take place until after next summer’s European Championships.

It's a knock-out: Wladimir Klitschko calls off Mormeck meeting
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It's a knock-out: Wladimir Klitschko calls off Mormeck meeting

Dec 5th 2011, 12:09 PM 304 Views 0 Comments

Heavyweight champion had a kidney stone removed at the weekend and is still in pain, manager says.

Dates confirmed for 2014 Ryder Cup in Scotland
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Dates confirmed for 2014 Ryder Cup in Scotland

Nov 29th 2011, 12:26 PM 178 Views 0 Comments

The 2014 Ryder Cup will take place from 26-28 September in Gleneagles, it was confirmed this morning.