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#End of the road

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Connacht agonisingly miss out on quarter-finals with defeat in Toulouse

Pat Lam’s men needed only three points, but couldn’t find them.

# end-of-the-road - Thursday 17 November, 2016

One of Laois' best-known hurlers retires from inter-county game at just 28

Hip injuries have forced Willie Hyland to step away.

# end-of-the-road - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

All-Ireland winner Fintan Goold retires from inter-county football

The 30-year-old has been a member of the Cork panel since 2004.

# end-of-the-road - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Stoppage-time strike ends Youths' hopes of Champions League progression

Tetyana Kozyrenko scored the winner for the Lithuanian visitors, making it an agonising defeat for the hosts in Ferrycarrig Park.

# end-of-the-road - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Heartbreak for Ireland's Mary Cullen as injury shatters Olympic dream

The Sligo runner was due to compete in this evening’s 5,000m final in Amsterdam.

# end-of-the-road - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

'For some lads it’s a foregone conclusion. For guys like me, it’s not'

Eoin Reddan reflects on his 15-year professional career.

# end-of-the-road - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Despair for Northern Ireland as they exit Euro 2016 after heart-breaking own goal

Gareth Bale proved crucial again though his side were frustrated for long periods.

# end-of-the-road - Monday 23 May, 2016

Bad news for Irish motorists as petrol and diesel prices set to hike

A shift in the global supply of oil is set to have a knock-on effect for Irish drivers.

# end-of-the-road - Monday 16 May, 2016

Head of garda sergeants and inspectors not ruling out work stoppages

New president of the AGSI Antoinette Cunningham has said that action has come from “sheer frustration”.

# end-of-the-road - Monday 7 March, 2016

Sharapova schedules press conference amid retirement rumours

The former world number one will make a ‘major announcement’ today.

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 31 January, 2016

From The42 John Terry announces that he's leaving Chelsea at the end of the season Exit Wounds

John Terry announces that he's leaving Chelsea at the end of the season

The 35-year-old will not be signing a new contract with the reigning Premier League champions.

# end-of-the-road - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Didn’t pay attention to the banking inquiry? This is everything you need to know

The committee of inquiry has presented its findings and recommendations regarding Ireland’s banking crisis after 14 months.

# end-of-the-road - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Injury forces O'Sullivan to give up Gaelic football

Kerry legend had hoped to continue playing at club level but has had to call time on his career.

# end-of-the-road - Friday 13 November, 2015

Long serving Tipperary defender announces retirement from intercounty hurling

Conor O’Mahony has confirmed his decision in a statement issued this morning.

# end-of-the-road - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Former Munster and Leicester man Murphy calls time on his career

The 30-year-old played 91 times for the southern province.

# end-of-the-road - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Junior Minister claims Irish Water registration is "increasing by the day" - but hasn't seen registration figures

Paudie Coffey got into a bit of a row on the radio this morning.

# end-of-the-road - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Tipperary native steps down as Kerry hurling manager

Eamonn Kelly will not seek a further term in charge of the Kingdom’s hurlers.

# end-of-the-road - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Brian O'Donnell hands "The Bloody Keys" of Gorse Hill to Bank of Ireland boss

Meanwhile – receivers have now entered the Killiney mansion, where another media circus has been developing today.

# end-of-the-road - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Sacked in the morning: Jeremy Clarkson to be fired tomorrow by BBC, say reports

The Telegraph are reporting that the presenter will be fired after its investigation.

# end-of-the-road - Thursday 5 February, 2015

The man behind the Silk Road drug website could spend the rest of his life in prison

He adopted the name Dread Pirate Roberts and was accused of brokering over $200 million in drug deals.

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Three arrests after late night Longford car chase that ended in crash

The chase ended at Goshen Cross.

# end-of-the-road - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Raheny United knocked out of Champions League after 6-1 aggregate defeat

The Irish side were beaten 2-1 on the night by Bristol Academy Ladies.

# end-of-the-road - Saturday 30 August, 2014

James Horan steps down after Mayo's championship exit

The decision comes after defeat to Kerry.

# end-of-the-road - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

MtGox abandons its plans to rebuild and files for liquidation

If the Tokyo court approves of MtGox’s request, a trustee will be appointed, who will take over management of the company’s assets from its CEO, Mark Karpelés.

# end-of-the-road - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

From The42 In pictures: Lance Armstrong's life in the saddle End Of The Road This post contains images

In pictures: Lance Armstrong's life in the saddle

The day of reckoning has arrived at last for the former peloton leader.

# end-of-the-road - Thursday 9 August, 2012

St Patrick's Athletic exit Europe after comprehensive loss, Liverpool progress

The Irish side were well beaten by their German opponents in this evening’s Europa League fixture.

# end-of-the-road - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

From The42 Red Hand greats Jordan and McGuigan bow out Exit

Red Hand greats Jordan and McGuigan bow out

It’s the end of the road for two more of Tyrone football’s favourites tonight.

# end-of-the-road - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

Benny Dunne calls it quits after a decade with Tipp

An omnipresence on the Tipperary panel since the 2002 season, the wing forward has decided to call time on his inter-county career.

# end-of-the-road - Sunday 9 October, 2011

From The42 The Happy Camper: And now the party goes on without us End Of The Road This post contains videos

The Happy Camper: And now the party goes on without us

“Imagine a junior disco in Ireland. Now imagine it without the tipsy teens staggering from one song to another before a big fight breaks out.”

# end-of-the-road - Saturday 8 October, 2011

From The42 The (Un)Happy Camper: Bye, bye, bye Delilah End Of The Road This post contains videos

The (Un)Happy Camper: Bye, bye, bye Delilah

“Before leaving Dublin we asked only one thing of this Irish team; a whole-hearted performance. And, by God, they delivered that in every second of every game.”

# end-of-the-road - Saturday 20 August, 2011

Hayes, Stringer set to miss out on RWC

Several Munster stars have already been told that their services won’t be needed in New Zealand.

# end-of-the-road - Thursday 4 August, 2011

Bad night for Irish sides in Europe

After another day full of off-field drama, both Sligo and St Pat’s see their Europa League runs end with home defeat.

From The42 Canford Cliffs heads for Coolmore as injury forces retirement End Of The Road This post contains videos

Canford Cliffs heads for Coolmore as injury forces retirement

Richard Hannon pays tribute to “the best horse I have had.”

# end-of-the-road - Friday 29 July, 2011

Irish U19s outclassed by Spain in semi-final rout

The adventure ends for Paul Doolin’s side with a comprehensive defeat to the tournament favourites in Bucharest.