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# cover-story - Friday 18 August, 2017

The Economist and New Yorker magazines publish Trump-KKK covers
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The Economist and New Yorker magazines publish Trump-KKK covers

Aug 18th 2017, 10:17 AM 28,756 Views 154 Comments

The issue, The Economist says, is Trump’s temperament.

# cover-story - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Here's why UFC fighter Ronda Rousey gained weight to be in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue
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Here's why UFC fighter Ronda Rousey gained weight to be in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue

Feb 19th 2015, 10:00 PM 21,034 Views 8 Comments

UFC stars are usually battling to make weight.

# cover-story - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Paulina Gretzky's Golf Digest cover slammed by the women's golf world
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Paulina Gretzky's Golf Digest cover slammed by the women's golf world

Apr 5th 2014, 10:18 AM 10,109 Views 10 Comments

Dustin Johnson’s high-profile girlfriend has been criticised by the LPGA.

# cover-story - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Today's predictable 'outrage' concerns the sports section of the Sunday Times
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Today's predictable 'outrage' concerns the sports section of the Sunday Times

Mar 16th 2014, 10:28 AM 19,231 Views 31 Comments

Gift? GIFT?!

# cover-story - Friday 14 February, 2014

Here's your 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover
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Here's your 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover

Feb 14th 2014, 12:55 PM 8,574 Views 6 Comments

It’s the 50th anniversary of the famous magazine.

# cover-story - Thursday 6 February, 2014

How the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover went from conservative to tops optional
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How the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover went from conservative to tops optional

Feb 6th 2014, 9:00 PM 18,181 Views 4 Comments

It started as a five-page supplement in the 60s. And is now a publishing phenomenon.

# cover-story - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Cover story: How the Swimsuit Issue became Sports Illustrated’s cash cow
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Cover story: How the Swimsuit Issue became Sports Illustrated’s cash cow

Feb 5th 2014, 8:07 PM 15,071 Views 4 Comments

Published next week, the swimsuit issue is a media event. We slap on the factor 50 and flick through the back issues to learn how it became SI’s saviour.

# cover-story - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

The story behind Sports Illustrated’s brilliant Red Sox cover
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The story behind Sports Illustrated’s brilliant Red Sox cover

Nov 6th 2013, 3:00 PM 15,047 Views 9 Comments

The Boston Police Department and MVP David Ortiz join together after the World Series win that lifted a city.

# cover-story - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Why Kate Upton is on the cover of Sports Illustrated's baseball playoff preview
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Why Kate Upton is on the cover of Sports Illustrated's baseball playoff preview

Oct 2nd 2013, 10:51 PM 3,880 Views 0 Comments

She’s the first model to appear on a non-swimsuit issue of SI.

# cover-story - Monday 30 September, 2013

Here's how the Clare People are marking the Banner's All-Ireland victory
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Here's how the Clare People are marking the Banner's All-Ireland victory

Sep 30th 2013, 10:58 PM 4,213 Views 2 Comments

Will ya pick one up for us?

# cover-story - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

The Clare People goes big on the Banner's hurling fairytale
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The Clare People goes big on the Banner's hurling fairytale

Aug 20th 2013, 2:38 PM 3,413 Views 6 Comments

Hype? What hype?

# cover-story - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Toronto Sun has a good ol' gloat about Boston losing Stanley Cup
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Toronto Sun has a good ol' gloat about Boston losing Stanley Cup

Jun 25th 2013, 11:13 AM 2,450 Views 2 Comments

Bitter? Toronto? Never.

# cover-story - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

The Chicago Tribune produced this brilliant sports page to show its solidarity with Boston
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The Chicago Tribune produced this brilliant sports page to show its solidarity with Boston

Apr 16th 2013, 3:27 PM 4,280 Views 1 Comment

The Tribune got today’s edition spot on.

# cover-story - Thursday 28 March, 2013

The cover of Phil Jackson's book wants to remind you just how successful he has been
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The cover of Phil Jackson's book wants to remind you just how successful he has been

Mar 28th 2013, 10:14 AM 2,162 Views 1 Comment

If you had 11 NBA championship rings, you’d put them on the cover of your book too.

# cover-story - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Looks like we've made it... BOD and Hubes on the cover of this week's Phoenix
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Looks like we've made it... BOD and Hubes on the cover of this week's Phoenix

Mar 21st 2013, 7:05 PM 4,116 Views 0 Comments

We get jokes.

# cover-story - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Clasico Anglais: France Football bill Beckham v Barton as battle between Angels and Demons
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Clasico Anglais: France Football bill Beckham v Barton as battle between Angels and Demons

Feb 21st 2013, 9:53 AM 1,188 Views 0 Comments

Joseph will love this.

# cover-story - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

The Very Hungry Footballer... here's a sneak peak of Frank Lampard's new kids book*
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The Very Hungry Footballer... here's a sneak peak of Frank Lampard's new kids book*

Feb 13th 2013, 6:00 PM 6,771 Views 0 Comments

*Not really.

# cover-story - Monday 11 February, 2013

It's official: Kate Upton is on the cover of the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue
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It's official: Kate Upton is on the cover of the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

Feb 11th 2013, 1:53 PM 4,163 Views 2 Comments

You buy it for the articles, right?

# cover-story - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Three's company: Rory, Seve join Tiger on the cover of his latest game
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Three's company: Rory, Seve join Tiger on the cover of his latest game

Jan 26th 2013, 6:06 PM 2,859 Views 8 Comments

They even remembered the Nike swoosh on McIlroy’s hat.

# cover-story - Friday 25 January, 2013

Anything good on the front page of Marca today?
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Anything good on the front page of Marca today?

Jan 25th 2013, 10:21 AM 1,428 Views 0 Comments

Marca aren’t backing down after Real Madrid president Florentino Perez rubbished reports of a dressing room revolt against Jose Mourinho.

# cover-story - Monday 21 January, 2013

7 US newspapers that are laughing at Tom Brady and the Patriots this morning
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7 US newspapers that are laughing at Tom Brady and the Patriots this morning

Jan 21st 2013, 11:40 AM 3,080 Views 2 Comments

Tommy Terrific was on the end of a Baltimore Ravens beating in the AFC Championship game last night.

# cover-story - Monday 3 December, 2012

LeBron James is Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman of the Year 2012
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LeBron James is Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman of the Year 2012

Dec 3rd 2012, 5:06 PM 1,496 Views 0 Comments

LeBron becomes the first NBA star to win the award since Miami Heat team-mate Dwyane Wade in 2006.

# cover-story - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Move over, Enda -- Mario Balotelli takes the cover of Time International
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Move over, Enda -- Mario Balotelli takes the cover of Time International

Nov 1st 2012, 7:52 PM 2,796 Views 2 Comments

Why always him?

# cover-story - Monday 10 September, 2012

This charming man: Joey Barton is on the cover of GQ Style magazine
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This charming man: Joey Barton is on the cover of GQ Style magazine

Sep 10th 2012, 5:04 PM 1,980 Views 6 Comments

It’s amazing the things you find the time to do when you’re serving a 12-match ban.

# cover-story - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Any football on in Spain tonight? Let's have a look at the front of Marca...
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Any football on in Spain tonight? Let's have a look at the front of Marca...

Aug 23rd 2012, 1:29 PM 1,456 Views 2 Comments

It’s not just about Cris and Leo, you know.

# cover-story - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

We Were Penn State: here's this week's cover of Sports Illustrated
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We Were Penn State: here's this week's cover of Sports Illustrated

Jul 25th 2012, 12:42 PM 828 Views 0 Comments

“An unprecedented failure of institutional integrity.”

# cover-story - Monday 9 July, 2012

ESPN has revealed its first 2012 Body Issue cover
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ESPN has revealed its first 2012 Body Issue cover

Jul 9th 2012, 6:44 PM 1,411 Views 0 Comments

We buy it for the articles.

# cover-story - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

The ESPN Body Issue models were released today... see the athletes who have bared all before
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The ESPN Body Issue models were released today... see the athletes who have bared all before

Jun 27th 2012, 10:30 PM 7,175 Views 1 Comment

All in the best possible taste…

# cover-story - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

The front page of today's Denver Post is almost entirely Peyton Manning
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The front page of today's Denver Post is almost entirely Peyton Manning

Mar 20th 2012, 3:58 PM 383 Views 0 Comments

Peyton Manning is set to be unveiled as the Denver Broncos’ quarterback in a deal worth $96m over five years.

# cover-story - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Knicks' Jeremy Lin makes second straight Sports Illustrated cover
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Knicks' Jeremy Lin makes second straight Sports Illustrated cover

Feb 23rd 2012, 10:18 AM 358 Views 0 Comments

He’s the first New York-based team athlete to be given such treatment since the magazine started in 1954. Take that, Namath.

# cover-story - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Kate Upton is on the cover of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue
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Kate Upton is on the cover of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue

Feb 14th 2012, 6:44 PM 1,164 Views 1 Comment

We only buy it for the ice hockey results obviously.

# cover-story - Monday 6 February, 2012

Start spreading the news: how America's papers saw last night's Super Bowl
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Start spreading the news: how America's papers saw last night's Super Bowl

Feb 6th 2012, 5:12 PM 604 Views 0 Comments

While the younger Manning was putting the “Eli” into “Elite”, America’s finest were dreaming up some brilliant front pages.

# cover-story - Friday 20 January, 2012

Tiger Woods unhappy with former coach writing book
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Tiger Woods unhappy with former coach writing book

Jan 20th 2012, 11:19 AM 529 Views 0 Comments

The former world No 1 says he’s not going ‘to waste his time’ reading Hank Haney’s much-anticipated book.

# cover-story - Friday 13 January, 2012

The Boston Metro's Tebow-baiting front page is a work of art
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The Boston Metro's Tebow-baiting front page is a work of art

Jan 13th 2012, 3:43 PM 1,074 Views 0 Comments

New England is getting fired up ahead of the visit of Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos tomorrow evening.

# cover-story - Monday 9 January, 2012

Brian O'Driscoll to pen autobiography with Paul Kimmage
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Brian O'Driscoll to pen autobiography with Paul Kimmage

Jan 9th 2012, 2:34 PM 1,132 Views 0 Comments

Award-winning writer has signed up to work with Ireland’s talismanic skipper.

# cover-story - Friday 16 December, 2011

Reading between the lines: here’s our bumper Christmas book reviews
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Reading between the lines: here’s our bumper Christmas book reviews

Dec 16th 2011, 10:05 AM 1,199 Views 1 Comment

Heading for the shops this weekend? Expecting a few book vouchers in your stocking next week? Never fear, we’ve done our homework.

# cover-story - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Are these the most controversial magazine covers in sports history?
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Are these the most controversial magazine covers in sports history?

Sep 28th 2011, 3:11 PM 1,668 Views 4 Comments

Check out the 15 sporting splashes that got people talking.