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# Best Sportswriting

Last year
2022
# essential reading
Formula One's compulsive perfectionist and more of the week's best sportswriting
The New Yorker’s Sam Knight profiles Toto Wolff, plus other great stories.
# Well read
Two great Irish writers bid farewell and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
Stick the kettle on.
# good reads
Cristiano Ronaldo’s plan to leave Man United and more of the week's best sportswriting
Plus, a remarkable Graeme McDowell interview in which he discusses his involvement in LIV Golf.
# Well read
Gaelic football's blurred lines, Bazunu's move and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
Stick the kettle on and get stuck into this lot.
# good reads
The decline of Everton, the magic of snooker and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
Enjoy a selection of some of our favourite pieces published elsewhere over the last seven days.
# Well read
Why Qatar are a logical World Cup host and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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# good reads
Italy's shame, Scotland's regression, St Peter's miracle: the week's best sportswriting
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# Well read
Matt Doherty's renaissance at Spurs and the week's best sportswriting
Get the kettle on.
# Well read
The footballers fleeing Ukraine and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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# Best Sportswriting
The abandoned Five Nations and more of the week's best sportswriting
Enjoy a selection of some of our favourite pieces published elsewhere over the last seven days.
# read the game
Earls and Hank meet McRae, Here We Go and the week's best sportswriting
Enjoy a selection of some of our favourite pieces published elsewhere over the last seven days.
# Well read
Feeling 'a touch uncomfortable' about the treatment of Novak Djokovic and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
Stuck in limbo at the border of a country for which you believed you had a valid visa? Pass the time with some of the best pieces of the last seven days.
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The mysterious attack on a Paris footballer and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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# good reads
Jim Gavin, blind football and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
A selection of our favourite reads from the past seven days.
# Well read
A gripping investigation into the raid of an Irish equine farm and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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# Well read
The familiar rhythms of All-Ireland final day, meeting the man KOed by Jake Paul and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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# good reads
Pacquiao for president, Cork hurling happiness and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
Enjoy some our favourite reads from the last week.
# Well read
The baffling collapse of Barcelona and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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# Well read
Vialli's triumph, Wembley fallout, the darker side of chess and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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# Well read
The majesty of Simone Biles and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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# good reads
Memphis Depay, the most famous Kia in NBA history, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
Sit back and enjoy some of our favourite reads from the last seven days.
# stick the kettle on
The educations of Alex Ferguson and ROG along with the rest of the week's best sportswriting
Kick back and enjoy some quality pieces.
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The comprehensive story of the Super League debacle and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
Breakaway from your Sunday routine to enjoy some super reads.
# good reads
The Masters, five-a-side, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
Plus, the remarkable GAA Congress which brought the 1947 All-Ireland SFC final to New York.
# stick the kettle on
How 'Dundee United' became an insult in Nigeria and the week's best sportswriting
Enjoy some of the better pieces of the last seven days;
# good reads
The scramble for Kobe Bryant's signature, Ian St John's influence and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
Marlon Brando and Billy Holland also feature in this week’s round-up.
# get the kettle on
Hate in English football, the heist of Super Bowl rings and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
Kevin Keegan and Jackie Robinson also feature in this week’s round-up.
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TV departures and clumsy texts along with the rest of the week's best sportswriting
Enjoy some of our favourite pieces from the last seven days.
# Sportswriting
The many sides of Jerry Kiernan and the week's best sportswriting
Stick on the kettle and get stuck into our picks from the past seven days.
# Well read
Celebrating Diego Maradona and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
El Diego dominated this week’s collection.
# essential reads
Missing the magic of a commentating legend as he turns 90 and the week's best sportswriting
Plus, a basketball star’s fight for justice and the rise of Champions League finalists Paris Saint-Germain.
# essential reading
Ronaldinho's decline from Barcelona greatness to Paraguay prison and more of the week's best sportswriting
Plus, Jonathan Wilson on his parents, loss, memory and Lance Gibbs.
# Well read
Michael Johnson's struggles at City, Connolly on Galway glory days and more of the week's best sportswriting
Stick on the kettle and give these pieces a read.
# good reads
Marcus Rashford showing failing politicians how to do their jobs and more of the week's best sportswriting
Plus, Gary Vider explains how he conned his way into an interview with Michael Jordan.
# essential reads
A British media outlet's take on the Daniel Kinahan/Fury-Joshua controversy and more of the week's best sportswriting
Plus, Irish sprinter Gina Akpe-Moses on why she feels it would be selfish not to speak out on the Black Lives Matter movement.
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Normal People, Clare hurling and uncomfortable questions for Liverpool - The week's best sportswriting
Plus – what it’s like the be sent off in an All-Ireland final.
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Remembering Michael Robinson, what we're missing from the Last Dance, and more of the week's best sportswriting
The best sport may be on pause, but the best sportswriting continues.
# good reads
The high school coach who can't forget Parkland and more of the week's best sportswriting
Enjoy some of our favourite reads from the last week.
# stick the kettle on
The Manchester United Graves Society and the week's best sportswriting
Enjoy some of the week’s best reads.
# Well read
Stick the kettle on and enjoy some of the best sportswriting of 2019
There has been superb work published across the year, in spite of the industry’s many challenges.