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# countdown - Monday 3 August, 2015

There was a seriously unfortunate moment on Countdown this afternoon
# Slutz
From The Daily Edge
# Slutz

There was a seriously unfortunate moment on Countdown this afternoon

Aug 3rd 2015, 2:55 PM 7,170 Views 1 Comment

Pray for Rachel.

# countdown - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Galway man makes it to live shows of Countdown
# Success
# Success

Galway man makes it to live shows of Countdown

Jul 19th 2015, 7:00 PM 36,434 Views 32 Comments

“I always knew the address in my head and that they were always looking for contestants.”

# countdown - Monday 6 July, 2015

'I'm going to put McGregor on his back and punch a hole in his face' - Countdown to UFC 189
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

'I'm going to put McGregor on his back and punch a hole in his face' - Countdown to UFC 189

Jul 6th 2015, 10:37 AM 8,062 Views 1 Comment

The promos keep coming.

# countdown - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

15 snap predictions with 100 days to go before the Rugby World Cup
# Gone Til September
From The42
# Gone Til September

15 snap predictions with 100 days to go before the Rugby World Cup

Jun 10th 2015, 7:30 AM 10,071 Views 26 Comments

Can we just fast forward there right now?

# countdown - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Open thread: What advice would you give Junior and Leaving Cert students today?
# Exam Memories
# Exam Memories

Open thread: What advice would you give Junior and Leaving Cert students today?

Jun 3rd 2015, 6:10 AM 8,537 Views 29 Comments

You’ve got this.

# countdown - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

There was some gobshite on Countdown yesterday
# Klassy
From The Daily Edge
# Klassy

There was some gobshite on Countdown yesterday

Apr 28th 2015, 7:39 AM 8,789 Views 0 Comments

Use it in a sentence.

# countdown - Thursday 16 April, 2015

This afternoon's Countdown just had a double 'erection' incident
# Consonant Please
From The Daily Edge
# Consonant Please

This afternoon's Countdown just had a double 'erection' incident

Apr 16th 2015, 3:46 PM 8,716 Views 7 Comments

Keep it up lads.

# countdown - Thursday 26 March, 2015

'We're running out of games': Leo Cullen fronting up for business end of the season
# Final Countdown
From The42
# Final Countdown

'We're running out of games': Leo Cullen fronting up for business end of the season

Mar 26th 2015, 7:49 AM 5,659 Views 9 Comments

Friday marks Leinster’s penultimate fixture at the RDS this season, unless they can make a late push for the top two.

# countdown - Friday 20 March, 2015

Letter from Edinburgh: Schmidt looking for clarity in Murrayfield
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Letter from Edinburgh: Schmidt looking for clarity in Murrayfield

Mar 20th 2015, 4:01 PM 17,997 Views 14 Comments

Our man in Scotland checks in as anticipation begins to build for tomorrow’s Six Nations clash

# countdown - Monday 9 March, 2015

Camogie makes it onto Countdown after being added to the Oxford Dictionary
# Consonant Please
From The42
# Consonant Please

Camogie makes it onto Countdown after being added to the Oxford Dictionary

Mar 9th 2015, 11:48 AM 6,627 Views 4 Comments

Seven beautiful letters.

Camogie makes it onto Countdown after being added to the Oxford Dictionary
# Consonant Please
From The Daily Edge
# Consonant Please

Camogie makes it onto Countdown after being added to the Oxford Dictionary

Mar 9th 2015, 10:16 AM 5,170 Views 0 Comments

Seven beautiful letters.

# countdown - Friday 16 January, 2015

Ever been a tourist in Ireland? How many of these Top 20 heritage sites have you seen?
# Countdown
# Countdown

Ever been a tourist in Ireland? How many of these Top 20 heritage sites have you seen?

Jan 16th 2015, 10:39 AM 34,360 Views 53 Comments

What tops the list?

# countdown - Friday 28 November, 2014

The Waterford teenage star aiming to gun down Kerry's Stacks in Munster final
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

The Waterford teenage star aiming to gun down Kerry's Stacks in Munster final

Nov 28th 2014, 7:15 PM 5,852 Views 1 Comment

‘Dangerous’ Conor Gleeson can help the Nire unlock the Kerry kingpins.

# countdown - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

T Minus 400 to the Rugby World Cup, time to look at the likely squad
# Boarding Cards
From The42
# Boarding Cards

T Minus 400 to the Rugby World Cup, time to look at the likely squad

Nov 26th 2014, 9:38 PM 12,819 Views 40 Comments

Put on the kettle, roll out the biscuits and help us pick the 17 forwards Joe Schmidt should take to the World Cup.

# countdown - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

A rather embarrassing eight-letter word popped up on Countdown today
# Eight Letter Word
From The Daily Edge
# Eight Letter Word

A rather embarrassing eight-letter word popped up on Countdown today

Sep 30th 2014, 5:10 PM 6,608 Views 3 Comments

*immature laughter*

# countdown - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

16 reasons why we're looking forward to the 2014 Ryder Cup
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

16 reasons why we're looking forward to the 2014 Ryder Cup

Sep 24th 2014, 10:00 AM 4,281 Views 1 Comment

Meltdowns, masterstrokes, mastery, misery and mind games. We can’t wait now.

# countdown - Friday 19 September, 2014

14 pictures that prove All-Ireland fever has gripped Donegal and Kerry
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

14 pictures that prove All-Ireland fever has gripped Donegal and Kerry

Sep 19th 2014, 11:35 AM 10,747 Views 11 Comments

They’ve been the bunting, flags and signs out in the south-west and the north-west.

# countdown - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Ireland is absolutely pumped for the RWC semi-final against England
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Ireland is absolutely pumped for the RWC semi-final against England

Aug 13th 2014, 11:31 AM 3,675 Views 22 Comments

The Women’s Rugby World Cup semi-final kicks off at five this afternoon, where will you be watching?

# countdown - Friday 11 July, 2014

If EU house price rises were a music chart, would Ireland make the top 5?
# Countdown
# Countdown

If EU house price rises were a music chart, would Ireland make the top 5?

Jul 11th 2014, 11:56 AM 7,483 Views 11 Comments

Yes, just.

# countdown - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Champions League final preview: Atletico Madrid players think Diego Simeone is 'God'
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Champions League final preview: Atletico Madrid players think Diego Simeone is 'God'

May 24th 2014, 9:23 AM 2,276 Views 0 Comments

Portuguese midfielder Tiago says himself and his teammates could not think any more highly of their manager.

# countdown - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Falcao's dad says the striker is still a long way from being fully fit for the World Cup
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Falcao's dad says the striker is still a long way from being fully fit for the World Cup

May 15th 2014, 8:15 AM 4,349 Views 3 Comments

Pray for El Tigre.

# countdown - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Ferris, Ryan and Bowe in Schmidt's thoughts as World Cup planning begins
# Forward Thinking
From The42
# Forward Thinking

Ferris, Ryan and Bowe in Schmidt's thoughts as World Cup planning begins

Mar 18th 2014, 3:06 PM 23,528 Views 53 Comments

The Ireland coach pointed out that he has just 10 games to get his Six Nations champions ready for next year’s rugby showcase.

# countdown - Saturday 22 February, 2014

'Where it all began': RTÉ set the tone for today's Triple Crown showdown
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

'Where it all began': RTÉ set the tone for today's Triple Crown showdown

Feb 22nd 2014, 10:59 AM 5,942 Views 15 Comments

Is it four o’clock yet?

# countdown - Friday 21 February, 2014

Twickenham selfie! Ireland's women get set for England challenge
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Twickenham selfie! Ireland's women get set for England challenge

Feb 21st 2014, 4:15 PM 5,301 Views 4 Comments

The calm before the storm…

# countdown - Saturday 30 November, 2013

VIDEO: Turkey farm gets ready for Christmas
# Countdown
# Countdown

VIDEO: Turkey farm gets ready for Christmas

Nov 30th 2013, 11:30 AM 7,758 Views 37 Comments

Gobble gobble.

# countdown - Saturday 12 October, 2013

‘My wee girl said, “Daddy where’s your medal?” She’s used to me coming home with something all the time’
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

‘My wee girl said, “Daddy where’s your medal?” She’s used to me coming home with something all the time’

Oct 12th 2013, 9:25 AM 4,323 Views 0 Comments

Belfast boxer Tommy McCarthy launches his world championship challenge in Kazakhstan next week.

# countdown - Monday 24 June, 2013

In pictures: Ryan Giggs surprises Rachel Riley on special episode of Countdown
# Consonant Consonant
From The42
# Consonant Consonant

In pictures: Ryan Giggs surprises Rachel Riley on special episode of Countdown

Jun 24th 2013, 4:14 PM 8,583 Views 8 Comments

The episode of the popular Channel 4 show will air tomorrow.

# countdown - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

1 year out, World Cup's countdown clock unveiled in Rio
# Rio
From The42
# Rio

1 year out, World Cup's countdown clock unveiled in Rio

Jun 12th 2013, 6:41 PM 1,435 Views 0 Comments

’365 Dias’ means ’365 Days’ you guys.

# countdown - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Lions 'ready to play' after added pressure of open day
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Lions 'ready to play' after added pressure of open day

May 21st 2013, 7:13 PM 2,692 Views 0 Comments

Forwards coach Graham Rowntree noted that the extra eyes scrutinising his pack’s line-out is exactly what the squad needs.

# countdown - Monday 18 February, 2013

Someone's set up a website counting down to the end of Declan Kidney's contract
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Someone's set up a website counting down to the end of Declan Kidney's contract

Feb 18th 2013, 11:20 AM 16,592 Views 32 Comments

Haters gonna hate, Deccie.

# countdown - Monday 31 December, 2012

Poll: Are you venturing out to celebrate New Year's Eve?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you venturing out to celebrate New Year's Eve?

Dec 31st 2012, 10:03 AM 11,892 Views 66 Comments

With more organised events than ever before to help people ring in the New Year, do you plan on leaving your house to celebrate it?

# countdown - Friday 28 December, 2012

'Zlatan' earns his place in the Swedish dictionary
# New Verb
From The42
# New Verb

'Zlatan' earns his place in the Swedish dictionary

Dec 28th 2012, 8:43 PM 1,016 Views 1 Comment

It won’t be long now before he’s accepted on Countdown.

# countdown - Monday 3 December, 2012

Drumroll please: And the headliners for Dublin's New Year's Eve festival are...
# Countdown
# Countdown

Drumroll please: And the headliners for Dublin's New Year's Eve festival are...

Dec 3rd 2012, 10:34 AM 7,967 Views 10 Comments

Clue: one is a Dublin singer and the other is a Kildare/Dublin indie rock band.

# countdown - Monday 24 September, 2012

Ryder Cup: Six of the best from Europe
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Ryder Cup: Six of the best from Europe

Sep 24th 2012, 8:32 AM 973 Views 0 Comments

The Ryder Cup has provided lots of memorable moments and we look at some of Europe’s finest moments.

# countdown - Friday 21 September, 2012

Clarke: I may lead the team out, but Andy Moran's still the captain
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Clarke: I may lead the team out, but Andy Moran's still the captain

Sep 21st 2012, 1:26 PM 613 Views 0 Comments

The Mayo goalkeeper paid tribute to his side’s absent talisman in the build-up to Sunday’s All-Ireland final against Donegal.

# countdown - Monday 17 September, 2012

Olazabal seeks right words for Ryder Cup
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Olazabal seeks right words for Ryder Cup

Sep 17th 2012, 11:12 AM 309 Views 0 Comments

Europe’s skipper will produce a more serious speech than his preprocessor nick Faldo, he says, note and is expected to make a reference to his late Ryder Cup partner Seve Ballesteros.

# countdown - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

SHC final countdown: Here are our 7 favourite Joe Canning YouTube clips
# Video
From The42
# Video

SHC final countdown: Here are our 7 favourite Joe Canning YouTube clips

Sep 4th 2012, 7:00 PM 1,789 Views 0 Comments

Ahead of the big game, we bring you some of the Galway star man’s best moments.

# countdown - Friday 15 June, 2012

LIVE: Euro 2012, day 8
# Group D
From The42
# Group D

LIVE: Euro 2012, day 8

Jun 15th 2012, 2:23 PM 708 Views 0 Comments

Moving swiftly on… It’s back to Group D later this evening and we’re all over it, throughout the day, so open up the Viscounts and get that kettle on. It was all just a bad dream, after all…

# countdown - Thursday 14 June, 2012

LIVE: Euro 2012, day 7
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

LIVE: Euro 2012, day 7

Jun 14th 2012, 1:34 PM 3,610 Views 4 Comments

What, it’s been a week already? All the nerve-jangling build-up to Ireland’s clash with Spain is nestled safely in here.

# countdown - Sunday 10 June, 2012

Poll: Where are you watching the match tonight?
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Poll: Where are you watching the match tonight?

Jun 10th 2012, 11:28 AM 853 Views 8 Comments

We want to know where you’ll be when Robbie sticks the ball in the Croatia net?