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#Class Act

# class-act - Saturday 7 August, 2021

Natalya Coyle to carry Irish flag at Olympics closing ceremony
# Flagbearer
From The42
# Flagbearer

Natalya Coyle to carry Irish flag at Olympics closing ceremony

Aug 7th 2021, 7:54 AM 10,056 Views 10 Comments

‘A good end to my Games,’ the three-time Olympian says.

# class-act - Saturday 22 May, 2021

Antoine Dupont becomes first French winner of EPCR European Player of the Year award
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Antoine Dupont becomes first French winner of EPCR European Player of the Year award

May 22nd 2021, 8:59 PM 8,581 Views 7 Comments

The scrum-half was presented with the Anthony Foley Memorial Trophy after today’s Champions Cup final.

# class-act - Saturday 17 April, 2021

A long way from Tipperary, O'Dwyer shines on the biggest stage in third top-level sport
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

A long way from Tipperary, O'Dwyer shines on the biggest stage in third top-level sport

Apr 17th 2021, 2:51 PM 9,483 Views 1 Comment

The multi-talented 22-year-old starred as Brisbane Lions were crowned AFLW Premiers for the first time.

# class-act - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Man United sign Dutch midfielder Van de Beek for a reported €40m
# New Recruit
From The42
# New Recruit

Man United sign Dutch midfielder Van de Beek for a reported €40m

Sep 2nd 2020, 5:44 PM 13,106 Views 32 Comments

The 23-year-old joins from Ajax and is the Premier League club’s first summer arrival.

# class-act - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Conor Hourihane grabs winner to boost relegation-threatened Aston Villa
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Conor Hourihane grabs winner to boost relegation-threatened Aston Villa

Dec 26th 2019, 5:13 PM 4,844 Views 1 Comment

The Ireland international came off the bench to score the only goal in his side’s game with Norwich.

# class-act - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Amy O’Connor runs riot as 2019 All-Stars prevail
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Amy O’Connor runs riot as 2019 All-Stars prevail

Nov 24th 2019, 12:34 AM 6,787 Views 0 Comments

The most recent award winners secured the bragging rights.

# class-act - Monday 4 November, 2019

Coleman visited the Spurs dressing room to console Son after Gomes' horror injury
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Coleman visited the Spurs dressing room to console Son after Gomes' horror injury

Nov 4th 2019, 10:42 AM 11,721 Views 9 Comments

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino thanked the Toffees captain for his actions yesterday.

# class-act - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Analysis: Peerless Conor Murray's box kicking key to Ireland's big win
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Analysis: Peerless Conor Murray's box kicking key to Ireland's big win

Sep 25th 2019, 5:00 PM 23,989 Views 20 Comments

The scrum-half kicked 14 times against Scotland in Sunday’s World Cup clash.

# class-act - Monday 11 February, 2019

In-form Niamh Briggs shines once again as UL Bohs beat Railway Union
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

In-form Niamh Briggs shines once again as UL Bohs beat Railway Union

Feb 11th 2019, 8:26 AM 6,091 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, there were wins for Cooke and Blackrock in the Women’s AIL.

# class-act - Monday 10 December, 2018

Analysis: Murray's arc-running influence vital in guiding Munster over the line
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Analysis: Murray's arc-running influence vital in guiding Munster over the line

Dec 10th 2018, 5:40 PM 19,769 Views 3 Comments

The 29-year-old scrum-half provided two assists in the southern province’s win over Castres.

# class-act - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

James McClean praised after paying for number of homeless people to stay in Derry hotel
# Class Act
# Class Act

James McClean praised after paying for number of homeless people to stay in Derry hotel

Dec 4th 2018, 7:39 AM 23,253 Views 27 Comments

The 29 year-old and his wife Erin paid for accommodation and food for six people.

# class-act - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Going for gold! Harrington books second World Championship final with stunning performance
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Going for gold! Harrington books second World Championship final with stunning performance

Nov 22nd 2018, 12:52 PM 3,559 Views 2 Comments

A class act.

# class-act - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Kellie Harrington bags another World medal as she guarantees bronze in India
# Irish Pride
From The42
# Irish Pride

Kellie Harrington bags another World medal as she guarantees bronze in India

Nov 20th 2018, 10:11 AM 1,556 Views 1 Comment

The Dubliner powered into the semi-finals this morning.

# class-act - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Watch: Ronnie O'Sullivan makes sensational 147 break at the English Open
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Watch: Ronnie O'Sullivan makes sensational 147 break at the English Open

Oct 17th 2018, 4:17 PM 7,540 Views 13 Comments

It’s a 15th career maximum for The Rocket.

# class-act - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Vincent Kompany to donate testimonial money to Manchester homelessness fund
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Vincent Kompany to donate testimonial money to Manchester homelessness fund

Sep 27th 2018, 2:04 PM 4,871 Views 5 Comments

He celebrates his testimonial with City this season and has launched a charity push to address homelessness.

# class-act - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Class act! Celtic's Irish star saves the day for young Rangers fan targeted by bullies
# Heartwarming
From The42
# Heartwarming

Class act! Celtic's Irish star saves the day for young Rangers fan targeted by bullies

Sep 26th 2018, 12:05 PM 52,277 Views 15 Comments

Brilliant.

# class-act - Sunday 26 August, 2018

'I don't feel like I lost it, Andrea won it for sure' - Harrington heaps praise on Pavan following battle in Prague
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

'I don't feel like I lost it, Andrea won it for sure' - Harrington heaps praise on Pavan following battle in Prague

Aug 26th 2018, 10:32 PM 8,805 Views 9 Comments

The Dubliner lost out in his quest at the Czech Masters to Italy’s Andrea Pavan on Sunday.

# class-act - Friday 3 August, 2018

'A huge career ahead of her' - 13-year-old sensation called into Ireland training camp
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

'A huge career ahead of her' - 13-year-old sensation called into Ireland training camp

Aug 3rd 2018, 8:09 AM 14,275 Views 7 Comments

Jessie Stapleton – remember the name.

# class-act - Monday 12 March, 2018

Analysis: A moment that shows Johnny Sexton's crucial defensive brilliance
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Analysis: A moment that shows Johnny Sexton's crucial defensive brilliance

Mar 12th 2018, 5:00 PM 57,065 Views 33 Comments

The Ireland out-half did superbly to contribute towards Scotland butchering a clear try-scoring chance.

# class-act - Monday 8 January, 2018

People are loving Courtney Act for 'eloquently' educating the CBB housemates on LGBT issues
# Class Act
From The Daily Edge
# Class Act

People are loving Courtney Act for 'eloquently' educating the CBB housemates on LGBT issues

Jan 8th 2018, 6:55 PM 6,550 Views 1 Comment

The RuPaul’s Drag Race queen is quickly becoming a favourite with Celebrity Big Brother viewers.

# class-act - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Heartwarming scenes as Rooney visits children's charities with huge donations
# Season Of Goodwill
From The42
# Season Of Goodwill

Heartwarming scenes as Rooney visits children's charities with huge donations

Dec 24th 2017, 12:28 PM 11,510 Views 8 Comments

He donated £750,000 in total to the three Liverpool-based charities.

# class-act - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Ex-UFC champion Eddie Alvarez visits Gaelic footballer involved in serious car accident
# Sound Man
From The42
# Sound Man

Ex-UFC champion Eddie Alvarez visits Gaelic footballer involved in serious car accident

Sep 12th 2017, 3:45 PM 9,910 Views 7 Comments

Tyrone man Aaron Elliot was left severely-injured after being struck by a vehicle in Philadelphia.

# class-act - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Seamus Coleman makes Everton supporters' dream come true with incredible €2,000 donation
# Seamie For President
From The42
# Seamie For President

Seamus Coleman makes Everton supporters' dream come true with incredible €2,000 donation

Aug 20th 2017, 2:31 PM 16,298 Views 10 Comments

The man is simply a class act.

# class-act - Monday 3 July, 2017

Arsenal star donates £50 for every minute he played at Euros to Grenfell fire fund
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Arsenal star donates £50 for every minute he played at Euros to Grenfell fire fund

Jul 3rd 2017, 12:25 PM 9,857 Views 6 Comments

Hector Bellerin pledges £19,050 to help British Red Cross efforts following London fire.

# class-act - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

David Clifford rips Cork minors to shreds with 2-8 as Kerry remain on course for 5th straight Munster title
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

David Clifford rips Cork minors to shreds with 2-8 as Kerry remain on course for 5th straight Munster title

May 10th 2017, 8:32 PM 27,524 Views 9 Comments

It was a brilliant team performance from Peter Keane’s side.

# class-act - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

'The memories I have are just out of this world and bring happiness to me straight away'
# Laochra Gael
From The42
# Laochra Gael

'The memories I have are just out of this world and bring happiness to me straight away'

Apr 12th 2017, 11:40 AM 8,174 Views 6 Comments

Tommy Walsh is the next player to go under the Laochra Gael spotlight on TG4.

# class-act - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Richie Power hits 0-6 on happy return to Croker as Carrickshock avenge 2005 defeat
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Richie Power hits 0-6 on happy return to Croker as Carrickshock avenge 2005 defeat

Feb 18th 2017, 6:04 PM 14,633 Views 10 Comments

A big win for the Kilkenny side today.

# class-act - Saturday 31 December, 2016

Cody Garbrandt lights up fan's night as he gives his belt to cancer survivor
# Dream Come True
From The42
# Dream Come True

Cody Garbrandt lights up fan's night as he gives his belt to cancer survivor

Dec 31st 2016, 12:17 PM 9,046 Views 5 Comments

The newly-crowned bantamweight champion shared his special moment with Maddux Maple.

# class-act - Sunday 2 October, 2016

Hennelly receives classy show of support from 'keeper who endured similar heartbreak
# Goalkeepers Union
From The42
# Goalkeepers Union

Hennelly receives classy show of support from 'keeper who endured similar heartbreak

Oct 2nd 2016, 1:44 PM 15,794 Views 12 Comments

One game doesn’t define a career.

# class-act - Monday 23 May, 2016

'Talk to people in the room': Galway ladies are bringing back the old-school Nokia phones
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

'Talk to people in the room': Galway ladies are bringing back the old-school Nokia phones

May 23rd 2016, 11:37 AM 6,821 Views 2 Comments

The Tribeswomen are handing in their smartphones for the month of June to raise money for Pieta House.

# class-act - Monday 2 May, 2016

Rory McIlroy invites 13-year-old to play alongside him in Irish Open pro-am
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Rory McIlroy invites 13-year-old to play alongside him in Irish Open pro-am

May 2nd 2016, 5:02 PM 35,623 Views 10 Comments

Tom McKibbin will get to play alongside one of the world’s best players – and get a day off school!

# class-act - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Conor McGregor brings fan close to tears after surprise visit to LA apartment
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Conor McGregor brings fan close to tears after surprise visit to LA apartment

Mar 1st 2016, 8:25 PM 14,584 Views 13 Comments

“I’m blown away this,” says the UFC featherweight champion after spotting a cardboard cut-out of himself surrounded by tricolours.

# class-act - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Watch the moment Bryan Habana equalled Jonah Lomu's World Cup try record
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Watch the moment Bryan Habana equalled Jonah Lomu's World Cup try record

Oct 7th 2015, 8:32 PM 4,504 Views 2 Comments

Habana pounced on a loose ball to score.

# class-act - Thursday 10 September, 2015

James McClean is never one to forget his roots and this kind gesture proves it
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

James McClean is never one to forget his roots and this kind gesture proves it

Sep 10th 2015, 7:39 PM 10,139 Views 10 Comments

Well played, James. Well played.

# class-act - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

A great story about Austin Gleeson from after the Munster hurling final
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

A great story about Austin Gleeson from after the Munster hurling final

Jul 14th 2015, 11:56 AM 10,792 Views 9 Comments

The Waterford defender made one young fan’s day after losing to Tipp.

# class-act - Monday 16 March, 2015

Here's the trailer as Tipperary's Brendan Cummins gets the Laochra Gael treatment
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Here's the trailer as Tipperary's Brendan Cummins gets the Laochra Gael treatment

Mar 16th 2015, 2:53 PM 5,127 Views 3 Comments

Tune in to TG4 tomorrow evening at 5.30pm.

# class-act - Monday 9 February, 2015

Thiago Silva shows his class by coming to the rescue of freezing Lyon mascot
# C'est Froid
From The42
# C'est Froid

Thiago Silva shows his class by coming to the rescue of freezing Lyon mascot

Feb 9th 2015, 12:17 PM 9,420 Views 7 Comments

PSG’s Brazilian defender gave the young lad his top to help him keep warm last night.

# class-act - Monday 26 January, 2015

An Argentine footballing legend and nutmeg king has announced his retirement
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

An Argentine footballing legend and nutmeg king has announced his retirement

Jan 26th 2015, 9:51 AM 8,210 Views 7 Comments

The former Barcelona man has confirmed that he will bring an end to his career at 36-years-old.

# class-act - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Limerick see off UCC to bridge nine-year gap between Waterford Crystal finals
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

Limerick see off UCC to bridge nine-year gap between Waterford Crystal finals

Jan 25th 2015, 8:30 AM 7,318 Views 6 Comments

Thomas O’Brien and Shane Dowling claimed four points apiece as Limerick set up a final meeting with Cork.

# class-act - Saturday 22 November, 2014

'I'm just glad I survived' - Muliaina on making Connacht debut in awful Galway conditions
# Class Act
From The42
# Class Act

'I'm just glad I survived' - Muliaina on making Connacht debut in awful Galway conditions

Nov 22nd 2014, 9:07 AM 6,875 Views 3 Comments

The 34-year-old show glimpses of what’s to come.

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