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#Flying the flag

# flying-the-flag - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Big milestone ahead for Zach Tuohy as he's set for 150th AFL appearance
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# Flying The Flag

Big milestone ahead for Zach Tuohy as he's set for 150th AFL appearance

Apr 19th 2018, 11:58 AM 6,619 Views 5 Comments

The Laois man will become the fourth Irish player to hit the 150 mark.

# flying-the-flag - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

'It's hard to describe. It was very surreal and a great, great honour to be there'
# Representing
From The42
# Representing

'It's hard to describe. It was very surreal and a great, great honour to be there'

Apr 4th 2018, 7:21 PM 4,439 Views 1 Comment

Armagh’s Caroline O’Hanlon and Tyrone’s Neamh Woods are teammates on the NI netball side at the Commonwealth Games.

# flying-the-flag - Sunday 1 April, 2018

Boxing gold and silver for Ireland at European U22 Championships
# Baby Canelo
From The42
# Baby Canelo

Boxing gold and silver for Ireland at European U22 Championships

Apr 1st 2018, 6:15 PM 5,428 Views 0 Comments

Amy Broadhurst went all the way in the lightweight division in Romania, while team-mate Aoife O’Rourke was forced to withdraw from her final.

# flying-the-flag - Friday 30 March, 2018

Bright start for Irish contingent as last chance Masters bid underway in Houston
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Bright start for Irish contingent as last chance Masters bid underway in Houston

Mar 30th 2018, 9:59 AM 5,580 Views 0 Comments

Three of the four sit inside the top ten.

# flying-the-flag - Sunday 25 March, 2018

Career-best PGA Tour finishes for Ireland's Paul Dunne and Seamus Power
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Career-best PGA Tour finishes for Ireland's Paul Dunne and Seamus Power

Mar 25th 2018, 10:29 PM 11,266 Views 3 Comments

American Brice Garnett won the Corales Championship by four strokes.

# flying-the-flag - Monday 19 February, 2018

Ireland to send team of four to next month's World Indoor Championships
# Birmingham Bound
From The42
# Birmingham Bound

Ireland to send team of four to next month's World Indoor Championships

Feb 19th 2018, 2:02 PM 4,001 Views 3 Comments

The in-form Phil Healy and Olympian Ciara Mageean are both on the all-women Team Ireland.

# flying-the-flag - Sunday 18 February, 2018

'I'm absolutely on top of the world' - Ireland's Craig Breen claims runner-up spot in Rally Sweden
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

'I'm absolutely on top of the world' - Ireland's Craig Breen claims runner-up spot in Rally Sweden

Feb 18th 2018, 5:00 PM 14,042 Views 15 Comments

The Slieverue native was greeted by his mother at the finish line after a career-best this afternoon.

# flying-the-flag - Saturday 3 February, 2018

'Fish in water' Staunton writes history but loses out in battle of the Irish Down Under
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

'Fish in water' Staunton writes history but loses out in battle of the Irish Down Under

Feb 3rd 2018, 4:52 PM 11,957 Views 4 Comments

Laura Corrigan Duryea’s Melbourne FC snatched the win at the death.

# flying-the-flag - Thursday 1 February, 2018

It's Mayo v Cavan Down Under as Cora Staunton set for first AFLW start
# Round One
From The42
# Round One

It's Mayo v Cavan Down Under as Cora Staunton set for first AFLW start

Feb 1st 2018, 10:08 AM 5,575 Views 1 Comment

Staunton and Laura Corrigan Duryea are flying the flag as GWS and Melbourne clash in round one.

# flying-the-flag - Sunday 7 January, 2018

Pro boxing no longer a man's world as Taylor and Hearn lead movement with different motives
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Pro boxing no longer a man's world as Taylor and Hearn lead movement with different motives

Jan 7th 2018, 10:00 AM 20,553 Views 33 Comments

Katie Taylor is changing the game again, and the Irish people will have a major role to play in her efforts.

# flying-the-flag - Monday 1 January, 2018

Big Sam hails fit-again James McCarthy as Everton's 'shining light' in United loss
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Big Sam hails fit-again James McCarthy as Everton's 'shining light' in United loss

Jan 1st 2018, 9:54 PM 13,999 Views 6 Comments

The Ireland midfielder came off the bench against Manchester United earlier.

# flying-the-flag - Sunday 24 December, 2017

'It was an indescribable experience. Still now, when you think about it you get goosebumps'
# Writing History
From The42
# Writing History

'It was an indescribable experience. Still now, when you think about it you get goosebumps'

Dec 24th 2017, 12:00 PM 16,541 Views 0 Comments

Sorcha Tiernan on an historic summer of basketball for the Ireland U18s, Leaving Cert year and balancing it all on and off the court.

# flying-the-flag - Friday 15 December, 2017

Sensational McSharry's star continues to rise as she reaches first senior final at Europeans
# 17 Again
From The42
# 17 Again

Sensational McSharry's star continues to rise as she reaches first senior final at Europeans

Dec 15th 2017, 5:40 PM 3,672 Views 5 Comments

It’s been some year for the 17-year-old Sligo swimmer.

# flying-the-flag - Monday 13 November, 2017

Strong Irish contingent help Glasgow City to their 11th Scottish league title in-a-row
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Strong Irish contingent help Glasgow City to their 11th Scottish league title in-a-row

Nov 13th 2017, 10:49 AM 4,155 Views 0 Comments

Katie McCabe, Noelle Murray, Keeva Keenan and Savannah McCarthy were all involved.

# flying-the-flag - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

'I would have been as delighted for him had he beat me. We’re both over the moon'
# O'brien Duo
From The42
# O'brien Duo

'I would have been as delighted for him had he beat me. We’re both over the moon'

Nov 7th 2017, 12:00 PM 18,542 Views 18 Comments

History-making trainer Joseph O’Brien, who edged his dad Aidan to land the Melbourne Cup, is just coming to terms with his win.

# flying-the-flag - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Ireland get World Cup off to the perfect start with massive win over Italy
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Ireland get World Cup off to the perfect start with massive win over Italy

Oct 29th 2017, 10:09 AM 10,332 Views 21 Comments

Liam Finn was in fine form as his side won 36-12.

# flying-the-flag - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Brilliant Paul Dunne beats Rory McIlroy to the British Masters
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Brilliant Paul Dunne beats Rory McIlroy to the British Masters

Oct 1st 2017, 4:22 PM 53,910 Views 81 Comments

The Wicklow golfer shot a final round 61 to win his first European Tour event.

# flying-the-flag - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

UCD record memorable win as they come from behind in Uefa Youth League first leg
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

UCD record memorable win as they come from behind in Uefa Youth League first leg

Sep 27th 2017, 9:03 PM 6,578 Views 3 Comments

The SSE Airtricity League U19 champions saw off Molde tonight.

More history to be made by Joy Neville as she'll take charge of men's international
# Breaking New Ground
From The42
# Breaking New Ground

More history to be made by Joy Neville as she'll take charge of men's international

Sep 27th 2017, 10:06 AM 6,567 Views 9 Comments

The former Ireland back row will become one of the first female referees to oversee a men’s international next month.

# flying-the-flag - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Natalya Coyle in silver medal position going into World Championship final day
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Natalya Coyle in silver medal position going into World Championship final day

Aug 26th 2017, 1:13 PM 13,812 Views 6 Comments

The Irish Olympian finished second overall in the fencing event.

# flying-the-flag - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Donegal's Magee siblings power into last 16 at World Championships
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Donegal's Magee siblings power into last 16 at World Championships

Aug 22nd 2017, 3:11 PM 2,637 Views 7 Comments

The pair – who have made history this year already – defeated Japanese opposition to progress in Glasgow.

# flying-the-flag - Saturday 15 July, 2017

'Dublin has a special place in my heart': Stormzy wore the tricolour and gave it socks on stage at Longitude
# Scenes
From The Daily Edge
# Scenes

'Dublin has a special place in my heart': Stormzy wore the tricolour and gave it socks on stage at Longitude

Jul 15th 2017, 10:30 AM 6,291 Views 7 Comments

A special night.

# flying-the-flag - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Thomas Barr finishes 5th in his final to help Ireland to 7th at European Team Championships
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Thomas Barr finishes 5th in his final to help Ireland to 7th at European Team Championships

Jun 24th 2017, 6:29 PM 4,423 Views 2 Comments

Barr clocked a time of 49.73 in the 400m hurdles final in Vaasa.

# flying-the-flag - Friday 23 June, 2017

Thomas Barr among Irish to book final spots at European Team Championships
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Thomas Barr among Irish to book final spots at European Team Championships

Jun 23rd 2017, 5:40 PM 3,200 Views 3 Comments

The Olympic finalist and six others from Team Ireland will line out in finals tomorrow.

Shelbourne drawn with Linfield in the Women's Champions League
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Shelbourne drawn with Linfield in the Women's Champions League

Jun 23rd 2017, 1:14 PM 2,600 Views 2 Comments

The WNL champions will also face opposition from Poland and Finland in the qualifying group stage.

# flying-the-flag - Saturday 21 January, 2017

What started as a backpacking trip turned into wearing Jim Stynes' number at Melbourne FC
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

What started as a backpacking trip turned into wearing Jim Stynes' number at Melbourne FC

Jan 21st 2017, 9:00 AM 8,134 Views 2 Comments

Cavan-born Laura Corrigan Duryea is flying the tricolour in the Women’s AFL.

# flying-the-flag - Thursday 24 November, 2016

McDowell and Lowry just three shots adrift at the World Cup of Golf
# Flying The Flag
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# Flying The Flag

McDowell and Lowry just three shots adrift at the World Cup of Golf

Nov 24th 2016, 10:05 AM 3,596 Views 1 Comment

The Irish pair lie in a tie for seventh after the opening round.

# flying-the-flag - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

'If they've got 10 minutes spare I’d probably pick the whole lot of them!' - O'Neill praises Dundalk
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From The42
# Flying The Flag

'If they've got 10 minutes spare I’d probably pick the whole lot of them!' - O'Neill praises Dundalk

Oct 4th 2016, 7:52 AM 22,265 Views 27 Comments

The Ireland boss described the Lilywhites’ Europa League win over Maccabi Tel Aviv as the ‘best ever.”

# flying-the-flag - Friday 29 July, 2016

Martin O'Neill is planning a trip to Dundalk and Cork's big European nights
# Flying The Flag
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# Flying The Flag

Martin O'Neill is planning a trip to Dundalk and Cork's big European nights

Jul 29th 2016, 2:16 PM 4,238 Views 9 Comments

The senior international boss has been impressed by the ‘fantastic’ performances of Ireland’s top two clubs in the Champions League and the Europa League.

# flying-the-flag - Friday 22 April, 2016

UCC Diaspora FC aiming for London FA Junior Cup glory
# Skull And Crossbones
From The42
# Skull And Crossbones

UCC Diaspora FC aiming for London FA Junior Cup glory

Apr 22nd 2016, 7:24 AM 5,602 Views 0 Comments

UCC Diaspora FC take on FC Hamlets in tomorrow’s final in London.

# flying-the-flag - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Your photos: Children share their hopes and dreams as Ireland marks its Proclamation Day
# Flying The Flag
# Flying The Flag

Your photos: Children share their hopes and dreams as Ireland marks its Proclamation Day

Mar 15th 2016, 4:48 PM 22,191 Views 22 Comments

From pre-schools to the Garda College – here’s how Ireland has been marking the day.

# flying-the-flag - Thursday 14 January, 2016

"It's beyond all our wildest dreams": Landmark day for Irish cinema with nine Oscar nominations
# Flying The Flag
# Flying The Flag

"It's beyond all our wildest dreams": Landmark day for Irish cinema with nine Oscar nominations

Jan 14th 2016, 10:31 PM 30,646 Views 36 Comments

The director of Room, Lenny Abrahamson, said he is “so delighted” with his nominations.

# flying-the-flag - Sunday 27 December, 2015

'You only get one shot at this' - Doyle ready for the big stage after biding her time
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

'You only get one shot at this' - Doyle ready for the big stage after biding her time

Dec 27th 2015, 12:00 PM 40,037 Views 10 Comments

Canadian-based swimmer Fiona Doyle was the first Irish athlete to qualify for Rio 2016.

# flying-the-flag - Friday 11 December, 2015

New Zealand has narrowed its choices for a new flag to one
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# Flying The Flag

New Zealand has narrowed its choices for a new flag to one

Dec 11th 2015, 7:00 PM 37,506 Views 72 Comments

Unfortunately it’s not this one.

# flying-the-flag - Monday 12 October, 2015

Joe Ward qualifies for Rio Olympics after advancing to World Championship final
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Joe Ward qualifies for Rio Olympics after advancing to World Championship final

Oct 12th 2015, 9:35 PM 7,429 Views 6 Comments

He becomes the second Irishman to go through to the finals.

# flying-the-flag - Sunday 21 June, 2015

It couldn't be tighter at the top of the US Open and Shane Lowry is right in the mix
# In Contention
From The42
# In Contention

It couldn't be tighter at the top of the US Open and Shane Lowry is right in the mix

Jun 21st 2015, 8:55 AM 10,402 Views 8 Comments

The Irishman charged into contention on moving day at Chambers Bay.

# flying-the-flag - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Irish referee hoping to inspire more females with appearance at World Cup finals
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

Irish referee hoping to inspire more females with appearance at World Cup finals

Apr 18th 2015, 11:05 PM 5,056 Views 1 Comment

Michelle O’Neill will represent the country at this summer’s tournament in Canada.

# flying-the-flag - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Irish referee Michelle O'Neill picked for the World Cup
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From The42
# Flying The Flag

Irish referee Michelle O'Neill picked for the World Cup

Mar 31st 2015, 9:29 PM 6,703 Views 4 Comments

The Wexford official has been chosen for this summer’s finals in Canada.

# flying-the-flag - Sunday 8 March, 2015

'I surprised myself but it's a great feeling to pass out those guys and win a medal for Ireland'
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From The42
# Flying The Flag

'I surprised myself but it's a great feeling to pass out those guys and win a medal for Ireland'

Mar 8th 2015, 8:01 PM 4,375 Views 11 Comments

It was another memorable day for Irish athletics in Prague.

# flying-the-flag - Saturday 7 March, 2015

An Irish athlete chose the best time possible to run a personal best at the European Indoors
# Flying The Flag
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# Flying The Flag

An Irish athlete chose the best time possible to run a personal best at the European Indoors

Mar 7th 2015, 12:57 PM 7,169 Views 4 Comments

John Travers is in with a medal chance in Prague.