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#Commentary

# commentary - Monday 15 October, 2018

Ryle Nugent returning to rugby commentary alongside Jamie Heaslip
# Behind The Mic
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# Behind The Mic

Ryle Nugent returning to rugby commentary alongside Jamie Heaslip

Oct 15th 2018, 3:34 PM 23,615 Views 43 Comments

RTÉ’s former head of sport will be covering Ireland’s November internationals for Channel 4.

# commentary - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

'Micheál Ó Mother what?' - Stelling and Kammy meet broadcasting icon
# Road To Croker
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# Road To Croker

'Micheál Ó Mother what?' - Stelling and Kammy meet broadcasting icon

Aug 8th 2017, 5:03 PM 13,610 Views 16 Comments

The Sky Sports duo will commentate on the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship final next month.

# commentary - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Remaining Jobstown accused could have bail changed to stop them commenting about trial online
# Commentary
# Commentary

Remaining Jobstown accused could have bail changed to stop them commenting about trial online

Jul 25th 2017, 8:00 PM 9,684 Views 0 Comments

A judge said this was for the good of everyone involved in the trial.

# commentary - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Watch: Incredible finish to college relay is going viral for good reason
# Unbelievable Jeff
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# Unbelievable Jeff

Watch: Incredible finish to college relay is going viral for good reason

Apr 19th 2016, 3:00 PM 115,255 Views 50 Comments

UCC athlete Phil Healy comes from ‘the depths of hell’ to claim gold for her team in the 4x400m relay at the Irish university athletics championships.

# commentary - Sunday 24 May, 2015

12 of Graham Norton's sassiest Eurovision one-liners
# King Of Sass
From The Daily Edge
# King Of Sass

12 of Graham Norton's sassiest Eurovision one-liners

May 24th 2015, 10:09 AM 16,840 Views 2 Comments

Graham Norton: Master of Shade.

# commentary - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

A Dutch commentator had his 'They think it's all over...' moment last night
# Hero
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# Hero

A Dutch commentator had his 'They think it's all over...' moment last night

Dec 30th 2014, 11:21 AM 4,632 Views 0 Comments

Adam Lallana looks set for a new nickname.

# commentary - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

'Amazing, outstanding, fantastic' - brilliant radio commentary of the Kilmallock Cratloe finale
# Radio GAA GAA
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# Radio GAA GAA

'Amazing, outstanding, fantastic' - brilliant radio commentary of the Kilmallock Cratloe finale

Nov 25th 2014, 8:44 PM 4,983 Views 2 Comments

The drama of last Sunday’s final was brilliantly captured by Live95FM.

# commentary - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Relive Ireland's win over Australia with Michael Corcoran’s thrilling RTÉ commentary
# Dying Moments
From The42
# Dying Moments

Relive Ireland's win over Australia with Michael Corcoran’s thrilling RTÉ commentary

Nov 23rd 2014, 12:44 PM 8,111 Views 5 Comments

Hearts were in mouths and Irish fans were watching through their fingers in Dublin.

# commentary - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Marty and Donal Óg's commentary perfectly captures the drama of today's All-Ireland hurling final
# Classic
From The42
# Classic

Marty and Donal Óg's commentary perfectly captures the drama of today's All-Ireland hurling final

Sep 7th 2014, 10:13 PM 12,962 Views 6 Comments

The RTÉ commentary pair could barely believe their eyes earlier. They weren’t the only ones.

# commentary - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Phil Neville is Match Of The Day's newest signing
# Phil's Back
From The42
# Phil's Back

Phil Neville is Match Of The Day's newest signing

Aug 6th 2014, 3:43 PM 8,675 Views 16 Comments

Despite his World Cup commentary, the BBC have stood by Phil Neville

# commentary - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

WWE commentary over footage of Brazil's drubbing is perfect
# Oh My God!
From The42
# Oh My God!

WWE commentary over footage of Brazil's drubbing is perfect

Jul 9th 2014, 2:25 PM 8,115 Views 6 Comments

‘Good Ol’ JR’ lends his voice to a soundtrack that sums up the hosts’ miserable night.

# commentary - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Twitter was loving Brian Kerr's commentary for Argentina-Belgium
# Genius
From The42
# Genius

Twitter was loving Brian Kerr's commentary for Argentina-Belgium

Jul 6th 2014, 12:03 AM 16,314 Views 7 Comments

“The bushy head on him” and more gems from earlier

# commentary - Monday 23 June, 2014

Someone dubbed WWE commentary over a video of an extremely drunk man
# Smackdown
From The Daily Edge
# Smackdown

Someone dubbed WWE commentary over a video of an extremely drunk man

Jun 23rd 2014, 6:37 PM 4,403 Views 3 Comments

The results are simply excellent.

# commentary - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Phil Neville commentating on Game of Thrones is absolutely perfect
# Unorthodox
From The Daily Edge
# Unorthodox

Phil Neville commentating on Game of Thrones is absolutely perfect

Jun 18th 2014, 11:25 AM 7,119 Views 1 Comment

“He’s not happy with his teammates.”

# commentary - Sunday 11 May, 2014

9 of Graham Norton's hilariously cutting Eurovision comments
# So Graham Norton
From The Daily Edge
# So Graham Norton

9 of Graham Norton's hilariously cutting Eurovision comments

May 11th 2014, 10:42 AM 19,748 Views 8 Comments

Graham Norton for president!

# commentary - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

This ESPN ad for the 2014 World Cup will make you cringe
# Awkward
From The42
# Awkward

This ESPN ad for the 2014 World Cup will make you cringe

Apr 2nd 2014, 4:30 PM 6,732 Views 7 Comments

The commercial features cult commentator Ian Darke commentating over a first date.

# commentary - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Seán Bán Breathnach is celebrating 45 years on air, so here's a chance to revisit his classic Katie Taylor commentary
# Anniversary
From The42
# Anniversary

Seán Bán Breathnach is celebrating 45 years on air, so here's a chance to revisit his classic Katie Taylor commentary

Mar 25th 2014, 11:44 PM 2,771 Views 2 Comments

No better excuse to recall the Irish boxer’s triumph.

# commentary - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Twitter was amused by George Hamilton's odd-sounding commentary tonight
# Retro
From The42
# Retro

Twitter was amused by George Hamilton's odd-sounding commentary tonight

Mar 12th 2014, 10:09 PM 8,836 Views 5 Comments

Many of the site’s users questioned whether he was commentating from the moon.

# commentary - Saturday 4 January, 2014

18 of the funniest Irish Twitter political commentators you should follow in 2014
# Dail Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Dail Fail

18 of the funniest Irish Twitter political commentators you should follow in 2014

Jan 4th 2014, 3:00 PM 32,975 Views 36 Comments

If you like your politics with a side of humour, that is.

# commentary - Sunday 8 December, 2013

'They said it was David vs. Goliath. David won' - Shane Horgan hails Connacht
# Emotional
From The42
# Emotional

'They said it was David vs. Goliath. David won' - Shane Horgan hails Connacht

Dec 8th 2013, 7:14 PM 8,057 Views 14 Comments

The former Leinster winger was delighted at the stunning victory for Pat Lam’s men against Toulouse.

# commentary - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

As the NBA returns, here's a brilliant alternate take on basketball commentary
# Wowzers Me Trousers
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# Wowzers Me Trousers

As the NBA returns, here's a brilliant alternate take on basketball commentary

Oct 29th 2013, 12:53 PM 1,644 Views 1 Comment

Every announcer should have the phrase wowzers me trousers in their Arsenal.

# commentary - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

This is how excited the Clare FM commentators got in Croke Park last Sunday
# Drama
From The42
# Drama

This is how excited the Clare FM commentators got in Croke Park last Sunday

Sep 11th 2013, 9:11 AM 3,996 Views 3 Comments

‘O’Donovan, O’Donovan, YES!, Oh, over the bar’.

# commentary - Thursday 29 August, 2013

The commentator of the greatest rugby try of all time has passed away
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

The commentator of the greatest rugby try of all time has passed away

Aug 29th 2013, 10:17 AM 3,492 Views 5 Comments

Welsh rugby great Cliff Morgan has died at the age of 83.

# commentary - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Michael Owen rehearses for his commentary debut with BT Sport
# TV
From The42
# TV

Michael Owen rehearses for his commentary debut with BT Sport

Jul 25th 2013, 11:22 AM 2,285 Views 4 Comments

It’s all me, me, me, me, me.

# commentary - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Call that commentary, THIS is commentary
# The Voice
From The42
# The Voice

Call that commentary, THIS is commentary

Dec 5th 2012, 4:30 PM 809 Views 1 Comment

Houston Rockers radio commentator puts a unique spin on his team beating the LA Lakers.

# commentary - Friday 30 November, 2012

Assange defends WikiLeaks two years after 'cablegate'
# Wikileaks
# Wikileaks

Assange defends WikiLeaks two years after 'cablegate'

Nov 30th 2012, 10:04 PM 5,553 Views 13 Comments

Julian Assange has vowed to keep exposing secret documents and defended his controversial website Wikileaks.

# commentary - Sunday 18 November, 2012

‘George Hook called me a rhinoceros on dope’ – Conor O’Shea
# Curious George
From The42
# Curious George

‘George Hook called me a rhinoceros on dope’ – Conor O’Shea

Nov 18th 2012, 9:20 AM 3,850 Views 0 Comments

The Harlequins director of rugby has been the voice of reason on the RTÉ rugby panel for a decade.

# commentary - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Ulster Bank League: Quinlan joins commentary team for new season's kick-off
# Thomond Spark
From The42
# Thomond Spark

Ulster Bank League: Quinlan joins commentary team for new season's kick-off

Sep 27th 2012, 11:27 AM 1,005 Views 2 Comments

The former Munster back-row will offer his insight at the ‘Friday Night Lights’ opener between Young Munster and Shannon.

# commentary - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Alice Cooper on cricket: I love the way you have midfielders stopping the four-pointers
# Poison
From The42
# Poison

Alice Cooper on cricket: I love the way you have midfielders stopping the four-pointers

Aug 18th 2012, 10:55 AM 1,654 Views 1 Comment

The American rock legend proves that his comedy stint was not reserved solely for Waynes World.

# commentary - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

VIDEO: Ostrich racing commentator is really trying very hard
# Big Birds
From The Daily Edge
# Big Birds

VIDEO: Ostrich racing commentator is really trying very hard

Jul 25th 2012, 8:30 PM 3,936 Views 7 Comments

“Look at these dirty birds run!”

# commentary - Sunday 1 July, 2012

VIDEO: Alan Shearer makes an almighty Freudian slip
# Faux Pas
From The42
# Faux Pas

VIDEO: Alan Shearer makes an almighty Freudian slip

Jul 1st 2012, 10:52 PM 3,923 Views 5 Comments

The BBC pundit made quite the blooper while analysing this evening’s Spain-Italy clash.

# commentary - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

As it happened: Barcelona v Chelsea, Champions League semi-final
# Minute-by-Minute
From The42
# Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Barcelona v Chelsea, Champions League semi-final

Apr 24th 2012, 7:16 PM 22,990 Views 51 Comments

The Camp Nou witnessed one of the great nights of European football, and we had minute-by-minute coverage of the whole thing. Catch up with Barcelona v Chelsea here.

# commentary - Saturday 8 October, 2011

Today on Twitter: The Curse of Ryle Nugent
# Hoodoo
From The42
# Hoodoo

Today on Twitter: The Curse of Ryle Nugent

Oct 8th 2011, 4:28 PM 2,348 Views 3 Comments

The Head of RTE Sport flew all the way to New Zealand to commentate on the national side’s only loss. Coincidence? Users of the interwebs don’t seem to think so.

# commentary - Thursday 16 September, 2010

Micheál-isms: the best Ó Muircheartaigh quotes
# Micheál
From The42
# Micheál

Micheál-isms: the best Ó Muircheartaigh quotes

Sep 16th 2010, 9:09 AM 2,816 Views 0 Comments

A legend in broadcasting bows out after 60 years – leaving a catalogue of memorable quotes. Here’s our favourites.

The 'voice of gaelic games', Micheál Ó Muircheartaigh, to retire
# Micheál
From The42
# Micheál

The 'voice of gaelic games', Micheál Ó Muircheartaigh, to retire

Sep 16th 2010, 8:16 AM 415 Views 0 Comments

RTÉ’s legendary commentator Micheál Ó Muircheartaigh will hang up the mic after Sunday’s All-Ireland.

# commentary - Friday 27 August, 2010

So does the wife really know or not?
# Does The Wife Know?
From The42
# Does The Wife Know?

So does the wife really know or not?

Aug 27th 2010, 4:15 PM 174 Views 0 Comments

A commentator gets a bit flummoxed at a two-way battle between Mywifenosevrything and Thewifedoesntknow.