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# down-under - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

From The42 What can Rob Kearney expect from his final chapter with the Force? Down Under

What can Rob Kearney expect from his final chapter with the Force?

The 34-year-old is joining a club that hopes to emerge as a real force in Aussie rugby.

# down-under - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Tuohy forced to wait to join AFL 200 club as rib keeps him out of action

The Laois man suffered the blow during the dramatic comeback win over the Bulldogs last weekend.

# down-under - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

From The42 Australia steps up bid to host 2027 Rugby World Cup with new board Down Under

Australia steps up bid to host 2027 Rugby World Cup with new board

Russia are currently the only other nation to have declared their bid.

# down-under - Monday 15 June, 2020

From The42 Aussie centre Godwin returns to Western Force after Connacht departure Home

Aussie centre Godwin returns to Western Force after Connacht departure

The 27-year-old spent two seasons with the western province.

# down-under - Friday 15 May, 2020

From The42 Irish players set for return to action as AFL season to restart on 11 June Down Under

Irish players set for return to action as AFL season to restart on 11 June

The Australian Football League said non-contact training will resume in groups of eight on Monday.

# down-under - Sunday 15 March, 2020

From The42 Victory for Hoolahan and O'Donovan as football continues in Australia Down Under

Victory for Hoolahan and O'Donovan as football continues in Australia

Roy O’Donovan opened the scoring for Newcastle Jets in today’s win against Adelaide United.

# down-under - Thursday 16 January, 2020

From The42 Former Ireland striker Cox joins A-League side managed by ex-Liverpool defender Down Under

Former Ireland striker Cox joins A-League side managed by ex-Liverpool defender

Simon Cox has moved to Western Sydney Wanderers, where Markus Babbel is the man at the helm.

# down-under - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Australian police open investigation into 'spy' claims that China tried to interfere with elections

A man who claims to have worked as a Chinese spy said it tried to recruit a Melbourne businessman to run for office.

# down-under - Friday 1 November, 2019

From The42 Dates and venues for Ireland's two-Test tour of Australia in 2020 confirmed Down Under

Dates and venues for Ireland's two-Test tour of Australia in 2020 confirmed

Andy Farrell’s team will play in Brisbane and Sydney next July.

# down-under - Monday 23 September, 2019

From The42 Wes Hoolahan out until New Year after 'major ligament and cartilage damage' in Australia Down Under

Wes Hoolahan out until New Year after 'major ligament and cartilage damage' in Australia

The 37-year-old joined A-League side Newcastle Jets on a one-year contract in August.

# down-under - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

From The42 Success Down Under: Remembering Ireland's first Series win in Australia since 1979 Onward

Success Down Under: Remembering Ireland's first Series win in Australia since 1979

Despite losing the first Test, the Six Nations champions defeated the Wallabies 2-1 in June 2018.

# down-under - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

From The42 17-year-old Greenwood praised after first senior Man United goal in victory over Leeds Down Under This post contains videos

17-year-old Greenwood praised after first senior Man United goal in victory over Leeds

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer even suggested the teenager could start in the Premier League opener against Chelsea next month.

# down-under - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Irish couple facing deportation in Australia because son has cystic fibrosis granted residency

The couple appealed the decision to refuse them residency which prompted intervention from a government minister.

# down-under - Friday 28 June, 2019

From The42 Irish midfielder heads to Australia to join Robbie Fowler's Brisbane Roar Down Under

Irish midfielder heads to Australia to join Robbie Fowler's Brisbane Roar

Jay O’Shea helped Bury to League One promotion last year.

# down-under - Monday 24 June, 2019

Buildings shake and workers flee in Australian city of Darwin after powerful earthquake hits Down Under This post contains videos

Buildings shake and workers flee in Australian city of Darwin after powerful earthquake hits

The epicentre of the earthquake was in a remote part of Indonesia.

# down-under - Monday 6 May, 2019

From The42 Irish striker O'Donovan leaving A-League club after contract talks break down Down Under

Irish striker O'Donovan leaving A-League club after contract talks break down

Newcastle Jets announced they have withdrawn their contract offer for the Cork native.

# down-under - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

From The42 'He's built for it' - Wexford star on his cousin's AFL trial with Sydney Swans Down Under

'He's built for it' - Wexford star on his cousin's AFL trial with Sydney Swans

Barry O’Connor is one of five young GAA players set for trials in Australia this month.

# down-under - Saturday 2 March, 2019

From The42 Football first for Cavan star Sheridan but lure of AFLW life Down Under remains Cross Coder

Football first for Cavan star Sheridan but lure of AFLW life Down Under remains

Breffni forward Aishling Sheridan was one of 11 Irish players on a trial in Melbourne last year.

# down-under - Saturday 23 February, 2019

From The42 Brilliant fightback from Maguire Down Under as Cavan star cards superb 68 Irish Eye

Brilliant fightback from Maguire Down Under as Cavan star cards superb 68

The 24-year-old has upped the ante at her first European Tour event as a pro.

# down-under - Saturday 9 February, 2019

From The42 Ireland's Dunne four off the lead heading into the final round in Australia Down Under

Ireland's Dunne four off the lead heading into the final round in Australia

Gavin Moynihan and Michael Hoey are both on seven-under overall after the third round.

# down-under - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

17-year-old Parsons set for 7s World Series debut as Ireland head for Sydney

The young flyer is one of three players travelling after being involved in Six Nations prep with the 15-a-side team.

# down-under - Monday 21 January, 2019

From The42 Serena Williams powers past top seed Halep into Australian Open quarters Down Under

Serena Williams powers past top seed Halep into Australian Open quarters

Williams’ quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title gathers momentum.

# down-under - Sunday 20 January, 2019

20-year-old Tsitsipas knocks defending champion Federer out of Australian Open

Tsitsipas, seeded 14, becomes the first Greek in history to reach the quarter-finals of a Slam.

# down-under - Friday 14 December, 2018

From The42 Mayo's 41-year-old marathon runner Sinead Diver wins Australian title at Zatopek 10,000m Down Under

Mayo's 41-year-old marathon runner Sinead Diver wins Australian title at Zatopek 10,000m

Diver won the 2018 Melbourne Marathon and has aspirations to represent Australia at the 2020 Olympics.

# down-under - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

From The42 'It hasn't even hit, I don't think it's real' - Tipp ace McCarthy relishing dream move to AFLW New Chapter

'It hasn't even hit, I don't think it's real' - Tipp ace McCarthy relishing dream move to AFLW

2017 Intermediate Player of the Year Aisling McCarthy reacts to signing for the Western Bulldogs.

# down-under - Thursday 18 October, 2018

From The42 Down Under! Ireland international O'Sullivan seals move to Australia after stellar campaign in North Carolina Australia

Down Under! Ireland international O'Sullivan seals move to Australia after stellar campaign in North Carolina

Cork midfielder Denise O’Sullivan has joined Canberra United as the club’s guest player for 2018/19.

# down-under - Monday 15 October, 2018

From The42 'I'm not even a professional footballer yet': Bolt asks why he is being drug tested Down Under

'I'm not even a professional footballer yet': Bolt asks why he is being drug tested

Bolt is currently on trial with the Central Coast Mariners in Australia’s A-League.

# down-under - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Irish takeover! Donegal attacking ace Bonner joins Staunton at GWS Giants

‘It’s like a dream,’ Yvonne Bonner said as she signed the AFLW professional contract.

# down-under - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

From The42 Wallabies defend under-pressure Michael Cheika after Bledisloe loss Down Under

Wallabies defend under-pressure Michael Cheika after Bledisloe loss

Australia face a second test in Eden Park on Saturday.

# down-under - Sunday 1 July, 2018

From The42 'I relished every moment of it' - Winning debut for Cats hurler Joyce in the AFL Codebreaker

'I relished every moment of it' - Winning debut for Cats hurler Joyce in the AFL

What a rise it’s been as the 21-year-old played his part in St Kilda’s win over Melbourne.

# down-under - Friday 29 June, 2018

Kilkenny All-Ireland winning hurling captain Joyce to make AFL debut

A great achievement for the St Kilda 21-year-old.

# down-under - Friday 22 June, 2018

Confidence, conviction and calmness personified - Ross Byrne's journey to the Test arena

The 23-year-old out-half is poised to make his Ireland debut in Sydney on Saturday after an excellent season with Leinster.

# down-under - Thursday 21 June, 2018

From The42 The Rugby Show: Reaction to team news as Ireland aim to win first Aussie series since 1979 Fair Dinkum This post contains videos

The Rugby Show: Reaction to team news as Ireland aim to win first Aussie series since 1979

Murray Kinsella dials in from Sydney ahead of the series decider.

From The42 Larmour bidding to cap 'dream season' by scaling one last peak in Sydney Rookie

Larmour bidding to cap 'dream season' by scaling one last peak in Sydney

21-year-old in line for his sixth cap on Saturday, and hopes to play his part in a famous series win.

# down-under - Thursday 14 June, 2018

From The42 Ringrose back as the centre of attention in Ireland's defensive line 13

Ringrose back as the centre of attention in Ireland's defensive line

The 23-year-old is fully aware of the challenge that awaits as he steps back into the Test arena on Saturday.

'You kind of forget what losing feels like. It’s a gut-wrenching feeling, it's horrible'

Tadhg Furlong is back in Ireland’s starting XV and desperate to rediscover that winning feeling in Melbourne.

From The42 The Rugby Show: Reaction to Ireland's team news as Schmidt makes eight changes to the side Down Under This post contains videos

The Rugby Show: Reaction to Ireland's team news as Schmidt makes eight changes to the side

Murray Kinsella joins us from Melbourne with all the latest news from the Irish camp.

# down-under - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Sexton: 'It's like a different type of game when you're on the bench'

The out-half found himself in an unfamiliar position last week, but is set to take centre stage again in Melbourne.

# down-under - Saturday 9 June, 2018

From The42 Ireland's winning streak over as Cheika's Wallabies power to Brisbane victory Down Under

Ireland's winning streak over as Cheika's Wallabies power to Brisbane victory

Joe Schmidt’s team were second best and find themselves 1-0 down in the series.

# down-under - Monday 4 June, 2018

From The42 After an impressive debut season in Aussie Rules Cora Staunton signs new deal in Sydney Aussie Rules

After an impressive debut season in Aussie Rules Cora Staunton signs new deal in Sydney

Greater Western Sydney Giants said she will join back up once her duties with Mayo finish in November.

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