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Analysis: Clare's late heroics and how they can become genuine All-Ireland contenders
The42 columnist Tommy Dunne breaks down the Banner’s thrilling Munster hurling victory over Tipperary yesterday.
Analysis: How Tipperary's bench saved their season, their long ball strategy and unforced errors
Michael Ryan deserves credit for his brave calls against Waterford, writes columnist Tommy Dunne.
Analysis: Attacking Ulster football, brilliant Beggan and Tyrone's discipline
A breakdown of yesterday’s hugely entertaining affair in Omagh.
Analysis: Rushe's attacking brilliance, the Kilkenny fightback and how Dublin lost the game
2001 All-Ireland winning captain Tommy Dunne takes a closer look at Kilkenny’s two-point Leinster SHC win over Dublin yesterday.
Oyonnax coach Prendergast explains how they beat Toulon two weeks ago
The former Munster scrum-half and his side had a huge victory over Munster’s Champions Cup opponents.
Richie McCaw: 'Having O'Gara there is something different. It's a great move'
The All Blacks and Crusaders great is backing ROG to thrive in his new role in New Zealand.
Before, during and after! 5 key nutrition tips to consider for the marathon
Dr Crionna Tobin shares her expertise with The42 ahead of Sunday’s Dublin City Marathon.
Glory at last for old foe Joe, Galway to push on for more glory and Cork minor disappointment
The42′s columnist John Gardiner looks back on yesterday’s All-Ireland minor and senior hurling finals.
'He's a workaholic, a perfectionist': the science behind Zlatan's 'phenomenal' return
Former Chelsea, Leeds and England physiotherapist Dave Hancock is an expert in the field of cruciate ligament recovery.
Johnny Doyle: Aidan O'Shea sacrificing his game for the good of the team proves Mayo have real character
The42′s columnist Johnny Doyle takes a look back at today’s thrilling All-Ireland semi-final between Kerry and Mayo.
Massive day for Waterford, Cork have still made progress in 2017 and Gleeson in trouble
The42′s columnist John Gardiner looks back at today’s match in Croke Park.
'I've been there and it's not easy' - Cork-Waterford games and the suspension factor
The Tadhg de Búrca appeal stirs up memories for our columnist John Gardiner.
Galway's biggest leader, Tipp disappointment and All-Ireland race wide open
The42′s columnist John Gardiner looks back at yesterday’s battle in Croke Park.
Mayo's narrow attack, Lee Keegan v Enda Smith duel and a case for the numbers in scoring
The42′s analyst Rob Carroll looks back at yesterday’s game.
'Kieran spent more time going around to the Kildare lads to commiserate than celebrating'
The42′s columnist Johnny Doyle on Armagh’s impressive win, Kildare coming up short and McGeeney’s managerial input.
Analysis: How Stephen Cluxton has completely changed the role of a goalkeeper in the game
A closer look at the influence of Dublin’s brilliant leader.
Analysis: Mayo clicking again, Clare's serious progress and Aidan O'Shea finding his form
The42′s analyst Rob Carroll takes a closer look at Saturday’s game in Ennis.
Analysis: Kildare's physicality and pace key as Meath's lack of tackling and aggression prove costly
The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at Saturday’s game.
Analysis: More adventure from Galway, Mayo slow and laborious, Comer the perfect target man
The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at Sunday’s clash between Galway and Mayo.
Analysis: Cork's first-half fear, Tipp kickouts, the danger of pushing up and Collins goal creation
The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look on Saturday’s clash between Cork and Tipperary.
Positive signs for Kildare and Meath, Carlow deserve credit and sympathy for Diarmuid Connolly
The42′s columnist Johnny Doyle looks back at a hectic weekend of Leinster football action.
Clare forward duo on fire, costly Limerick defensive mistakes and Munster final intrigue
The42′s hurling columnist John Gardiner looks back at yesterday’s Munster semi-final.
John Gardiner: Cork needed to do something drastic after last year, but nobody saw this coming’s columnist reflects on Cork’s brilliant victory over All-Ireland champions Tipperary in Thurles.
'Monaco are the most exciting, young team to watch in Europe with the most underrated manager'
French football expert Philippe Auclair gives us his thoughts on the Champions League semi-finalists ahead of tonight’s first leg.
A superb European youngster and the Polish Zlatan: how Anderlecht can conjure a surprise
Youri Tielemans is crucial but there’s more to the team than just him, as Belgian football expert Mark Rodden explains.
Analysis: Kerry's attacks and pressure on kickouts tests Dublin but decision making proves costly
The42′s columnist Rob Carroll looks back at Saturday’s showdown.
Analysis: Putting Colm Cooper on the back foot, the McKaigue factor, Slaughtneil's high press
The42′s columnist takes a closer look at Chrissy McKaigue’s role for Slaughtneil.
Analysis: The skill and class of Cooper and O'Leary have been key to Dr Crokes' All-Ireland club hopes
The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at the Kerry senior attacking duo before the All-Ireland senior club final.
Analysis: Mayo's first-half shambles and Dublin's clever attacking
The42 columnist Rob Carroll on Dublin’s dominant victory on Saturday night.
Analysis: How Tyrone's sweeper and tackling nearly ended the Dubs' unbeaten run
The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at Saturday night’s game.
By sticking to some redundant idea of what it takes to win, Ireland are losing
Former Leinster and Munster back Eoghan Hickey takes a closer look at Ireland’s gung-ho approach to getting points on the board.
Analysis: Connolly with St Vincent's - football quality, speed of thought and fear for opponents
The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at yesterday’s Leinster club final.
Analysis: Corofin benefit from kick passing as shooting costs Castlebar in Connacht club thriller
Analyst Rob Carroll breaks down Corofin’s victory over Castlebar Mitchels yesterday.
Analysis: Mayo goalkeeper, Dublin's movement, Keegan goal, deserved champions’s columnist Rob Carroll looks back at another superb showdown.
Johnny Doyle: Fantastic Dublin, Mayo agony and wrong black card calls
The curtain came down on the 2016 Gaelic football season yesterday.
Crazy own goals, Dublin's quiet attack, belief for Mayo and Jim Gavin's honesty
The42′s columnist Johnny Doyle reflects on yesterday’s battle.
Analysis: Own goals, Dublin's shooting under pressure, Mayo's ferocious tackling
The42′s columnist Rob Carroll casts an eye over yesterday’s drawn All-Ireland football final.
Analysis: How Tipperary finally overcame Kilkenny to claim All-Ireland senior hurling glory
Tipperary’s 2001 All-Ireland winning captain Tommy Dunne takes a closer look at the key factors that resulted in another Liam MacCarthy Cup win for the Premier County.
John Gardiner: Relentless Tipp left Kilkenny searching for answers they simply didn't have
The42′s hurling analyst breaks down an epic Tipperary performance and where it all went wrong for Cody’s Cats.
Analysis: Kerry's long ball tactic, Cluxton's kickouts, fouls hurt Kerry, Dublin's process triumphs
The42′s columnist looks back at yesterday’s epic clash.