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# expert-view - Monday 27 July, 2015

Johnny Doyle: Kildare banish criticism in style, Cork crash out and brilliant Pete McGrath
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Johnny Doyle: Kildare banish criticism in style, Cork crash out and brilliant Pete McGrath

Jul 27th 2015, 5:27 PM 12,218 Views 9 Comments

The42′s Gaelic football columnist takes a look back over the weekend action.

John Gardiner: Waterford maturity, Cork disaster, and Galway's supporting cast shine
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John Gardiner: Waterford maturity, Cork disaster, and Galway's supporting cast shine

Jul 27th 2015, 9:00 AM 24,510 Views 19 Comments

All-Ireland winner John Gardiner assesses Sunday’s All-Ireland quarter-finals.

# expert-view - Thursday 16 July, 2015

John Kavanagh: 'I did think it was inevitable that this day would come'
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John Kavanagh: 'I did think it was inevitable that this day would come'

Jul 16th 2015, 5:35 PM 14,624 Views 16 Comments

Conor McGregor’s coach reflects on a historic triumph for Irish sport in his exclusive column.

# expert-view - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

'My jersey is buried in his back garden' - What it's like marking Kerry's James O'Donoghue
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'My jersey is buried in his back garden' - What it's like marking Kerry's James O'Donoghue

Jul 15th 2015, 5:00 PM 24,483 Views 11 Comments

Jamie Wall plots O’Donoghue’s rise to become one of the GAA’s most lethal talents.

# expert-view - Saturday 11 July, 2015

John Kavanagh: 'The long wait is over. This is the stuff dreams are made of'
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John Kavanagh: 'The long wait is over. This is the stuff dreams are made of'

Jul 11th 2015, 11:50 PM 12,068 Views 6 Comments

The latest from our exclusive columnist ahead of tomorrow’s title bout for Conor McGregor at UFC 189.

# expert-view - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

What exactly is Rory McIlroy's injury - and how is it going to affect his golf game?
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What exactly is Rory McIlroy's injury - and how is it going to affect his golf game?

Jul 8th 2015, 2:30 PM 15,504 Views 12 Comments

Chartered physiotherapist Domhnaill Fox assesses the world number one’s road to recovery.

# expert-view - Monday 6 July, 2015

Johnny Doyle - Penalty controversy, Cork intensity, Kerry rescue and Kildare recovery
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Johnny Doyle - Penalty controversy, Cork intensity, Kerry rescue and Kildare recovery

Jul 6th 2015, 5:40 PM 18,292 Views 7 Comments

The42.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks back at a hectic weekend of action.

# expert-view - Monday 29 June, 2015

'Dublin are the one team that when they have you by the throat, they will squeeze it'
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'Dublin are the one team that when they have you by the throat, they will squeeze it'

Jun 29th 2015, 8:55 AM 26,655 Views 57 Comments

The42.ie’s Gaelic football columnist Johnny Doyle reflects on the day’s Leinster semi-final action.

# expert-view - Monday 1 June, 2015

Brendan Cummins - Dublin doubts, Canning's injury and Schutte on a mission
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Brendan Cummins - Dublin doubts, Canning's injury and Schutte on a mission

Jun 1st 2015, 9:00 AM 31,060 Views 5 Comments

The42′s hurling columnist gives his verdict on today’s showdown at Croke Park

# expert-view - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Brendan Cummins: 'It's time for Clare to deliver again, 2014 was a write-off'
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Brendan Cummins: 'It's time for Clare to deliver again, 2014 was a write-off'

May 24th 2015, 9:45 AM 11,175 Views 10 Comments

Our new hurling columnist looks ahead to today’s Thurles showdown.

# expert-view - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

'Ais Daly is among the UFC strawweight elite' - John Kavanagh writes exclusively for The42
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'Ais Daly is among the UFC strawweight elite' - John Kavanagh writes exclusively for The42

Apr 22nd 2015, 10:15 AM 6,197 Views 4 Comments

The latest column from Ireland’s top mixed martial arts coach.

# expert-view - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

'Don't be surprised to see Conor beat Aldo by submission' - John Kavanagh writes exclusively for The42
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'Don't be surprised to see Conor beat Aldo by submission' - John Kavanagh writes exclusively for The42

Apr 8th 2015, 7:51 AM 31,022 Views 59 Comments

The latest column from Ireland’s top MMA coach.

# expert-view - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

'Professional sport is not purely about performing, it's about entertaining'
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'Professional sport is not purely about performing, it's about entertaining'

Feb 25th 2015, 6:28 PM 6,067 Views 4 Comments

The latest from John Kavanagh, Ireland’s top MMA coach, in his exclusive The42.ie column.

# expert-view - Thursday 22 January, 2015

'Conor will stop Jose Aldo inside three rounds' - John Kavanagh writes exclusively for The42.ie
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'Conor will stop Jose Aldo inside three rounds' - John Kavanagh writes exclusively for The42.ie

Jan 22nd 2015, 6:56 PM 24,050 Views 58 Comments

Ireland’s top MMA coach looks ahead to a big day in May.

# expert-view - Monday 12 January, 2015

'I can't see it going beyond 2 minutes' - John Kavanagh writes exclusively for TheScore.ie
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'I can't see it going beyond 2 minutes' - John Kavanagh writes exclusively for TheScore.ie

Jan 12th 2015, 12:00 PM 14,775 Views 12 Comments

Conor McGregor’s head coach joins our team of expert columnists ahead of UFC Boston.

# expert-view - Thursday 9 October, 2014

John Gardiner: 'Ger was players' choice for Cork boss after '06, now he's ideal fit for Dublin'
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John Gardiner: 'Ger was players' choice for Cork boss after '06, now he's ideal fit for Dublin'

Oct 9th 2014, 9:30 PM 11,327 Views 3 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist on a busy night on the managerial front in Cork and Dublin.

# expert-view - Monday 29 September, 2014

John Gardiner: How Kilkenny's defensive tweak trumped Tipp - and why the GAA needs pro refs
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John Gardiner: How Kilkenny's defensive tweak trumped Tipp - and why the GAA needs pro refs

Sep 29th 2014, 5:46 PM 15,366 Views 15 Comments

TheScore.ie’s resident hurling columnist gives his view on another All-Ireland triumph for the black and amber.

# expert-view - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Cody and Shefflin’s greatness continues but Tipperary can complete this replay task
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Cody and Shefflin’s greatness continues but Tipperary can complete this replay task

Sep 27th 2014, 8:00 AM 7,023 Views 10 Comments

John Gardiner takes a close look at hurling’s most celebrated partnership ahead of this evening’s All-Ireland final replay.

# expert-view - Monday 8 September, 2014

John Gardiner: The best final of a generation - but Tipp would rather replay on Saturday
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John Gardiner: The best final of a generation - but Tipp would rather replay on Saturday

Sep 8th 2014, 5:57 PM 20,803 Views 34 Comments

TheScore.ie’s resident columnist weighs in with his thoughts as the dust settles on another Croke Park classic.

# expert-view - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Johnny Doyle column: Two mouth-watering clashes make for an unexpected August treat
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Johnny Doyle column: Two mouth-watering clashes make for an unexpected August treat

Aug 30th 2014, 8:00 AM 9,834 Views 30 Comments

TheScore.ie’s columnist looks ahead to the biggest footballing weekend of the summer.

# expert-view - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Johnny Doyle column: Streetwise Mayo, stopping O'Donoghue and Kerry's selection
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Johnny Doyle column: Streetwise Mayo, stopping O'Donoghue and Kerry's selection

Aug 23rd 2014, 8:00 AM 11,300 Views 22 Comments

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks ahead to tomorrow’s big showdown in Croke Park.

# expert-view - Monday 18 August, 2014

John Gardiner column: 'It was all too easy for Tipperary as Cork never turned up'
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John Gardiner column: 'It was all too easy for Tipperary as Cork never turned up'

Aug 18th 2014, 5:18 PM 12,872 Views 32 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks back at yesterday’s showdown in Croke Park.

# expert-view - Saturday 16 August, 2014

John Gardiner column: Cork Tipp from Thurles '91, Killarney '04 to Croke Park tomorrow
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John Gardiner column: Cork Tipp from Thurles '91, Killarney '04 to Croke Park tomorrow

Aug 16th 2014, 8:00 AM 9,075 Views 15 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks ahead to tomorrow’s big showdown.

# expert-view - Monday 11 August, 2014

John Gardiner column - Epic battle in rain leaves Limerick heartbroken as Kilkenny survive
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John Gardiner column - Epic battle in rain leaves Limerick heartbroken as Kilkenny survive

Aug 11th 2014, 5:26 PM 7,311 Views 12 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks back on yesterday’s superb battle in Croke Park.

# expert-view - Monday 4 August, 2014

Johnny Doyle: Time-keeping controversy, Kerry's attacking star and Kildare exit
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Johnny Doyle: Time-keeping controversy, Kerry's attacking star and Kildare exit

Aug 4th 2014, 5:23 PM 20,823 Views 4 Comments

TheScore.ie’s columnist looks back on the weekend’s Gaelic football action.

# expert-view - Monday 28 July, 2014

John Gardiner - Daly's future, Wexford's exit while Limerick and Tipperary march on
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John Gardiner - Daly's future, Wexford's exit while Limerick and Tipperary march on

Jul 28th 2014, 5:00 PM 11,523 Views 6 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks back at yesterday’s showdowns in Thurles.

# expert-view - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Counter-attacking and basic skills the keys to Prendergast's philosophy
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Counter-attacking and basic skills the keys to Prendergast's philosophy

Jul 10th 2014, 8:30 AM 5,019 Views 3 Comments

Grenoble’s new backs coach outlines his areas of focus ahead of the Top 14 season.

# expert-view - Monday 30 June, 2014

Johnny Doyle - Kildare disappoint, Meath impress and Dublin continue to dominate
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Johnny Doyle - Kildare disappoint, Meath impress and Dublin continue to dominate

Jun 30th 2014, 3:41 PM 9,918 Views 17 Comments

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks back at yesterday’s Leinster semi-final action.

# expert-view - Monday 16 June, 2014

John Gardiner: Cork are flying after Clare's tactics backfire on a Semple day of frees
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John Gardiner: Cork are flying after Clare's tactics backfire on a Semple day of frees

Jun 16th 2014, 3:00 PM 11,831 Views 20 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist was also impressed with the Dubs on Saturday night.

# expert-view - Monday 9 June, 2014

Johnny Doyle: 'When the Kildare team ran out onto Croke Park, I must admit I was a bit emotional'
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Johnny Doyle: 'When the Kildare team ran out onto Croke Park, I must admit I was a bit emotional'

Jun 9th 2014, 9:30 PM 14,924 Views 10 Comments

TheScore.ie’s new Gaelic football columnist on watching Kildare in action for the first time since retiring.

John Gardiner: Cork and Kilkenny issue statements of intent while Offaly hit rock bottom
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John Gardiner: Cork and Kilkenny issue statements of intent while Offaly hit rock bottom

Jun 9th 2014, 3:52 PM 11,260 Views 12 Comments

TheScore.ie’s columnist was hugely impressed by the Rebels and the Cats over the weekend.

# expert-view - Monday 2 June, 2014

John Gardiner: Limerick’s siege mentality, pressure on Tipp and Laois close to shock
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John Gardiner: Limerick’s siege mentality, pressure on Tipp and Laois close to shock

Jun 2nd 2014, 5:00 PM 13,351 Views 12 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist gives his take on yesterday’s drama in Thurles.

# expert-view - Monday 26 May, 2014

John Gardiner: Cork off the early pace, Cadogan just like Deane and Waterford's tactics
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John Gardiner: Cork off the early pace, Cadogan just like Deane and Waterford's tactics

May 26th 2014, 5:00 PM 11,081 Views 2 Comments

TheScore.ie’s new hurling columnist looks back at yesterday’s thrilling draw in Thurles.

# expert-view - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Scotland looking to ‘steel’ of pack for Six Nations opener in Dublin
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Scotland looking to ‘steel’ of pack for Six Nations opener in Dublin

Jan 30th 2014, 7:30 AM 2,705 Views 3 Comments

Scottish rugby expert David Ferguson gave us some insight into Scott Johnson’s squad ahead of the Ireland clash.

# expert-view - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Daithi Regan's key duel: Shane O'Neill v Darach Honan
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Daithi Regan's key duel: Shane O'Neill v Darach Honan

Sep 28th 2013, 10:51 AM 1,111 Views 0 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks at the key duel in today’s game.

# expert-view - Friday 27 September, 2013

Daithi Regan: 'It's still an All-Ireland final and once it starts, nothing else will matter'
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Daithi Regan: 'It's still an All-Ireland final and once it starts, nothing else will matter'

Sep 27th 2013, 5:09 PM 5,455 Views 17 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks ahead to tomorrow’s final replay.

# expert-view - Monday 23 September, 2013

Conor Deegan: All-Ireland was a dogfight, and the Dubs fought harder
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Conor Deegan: All-Ireland was a dogfight, and the Dubs fought harder

Sep 23rd 2013, 5:00 PM 9,624 Views 55 Comments

Mayo had the opportunities to win yesterday, but they froze and played a different brand of football than they’re used to.

# expert-view - Friday 20 September, 2013

Conor Deegan: 'The best two teams in 2013 have reached the biggest day'
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Conor Deegan: 'The best two teams in 2013 have reached the biggest day'

Sep 20th 2013, 5:00 PM 8,018 Views 25 Comments

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks ahead to Sunday’s showdown.

# expert-view - Monday 9 September, 2013

Daithi Regan: 'I've never seen anything to match yesterday's finale'
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Daithi Regan: 'I've never seen anything to match yesterday's finale'

Sep 9th 2013, 6:28 PM 14,781 Views 83 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist reviews Cork and Clare’s showdown in Croke Park.

# expert-view - Friday 6 September, 2013

Daithi Regan: 'When JBM's and Davy's teams collide, it will be fascinating'
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Daithi Regan: 'When JBM's and Davy's teams collide, it will be fascinating'

Sep 6th 2013, 12:00 PM 5,694 Views 29 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks ahead to Sunday’s clash in Croke Park.