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#highs and lows

# highs-and-lows - Friday 6 May, 2022

A ruthless exit in Britain, rejuvenation at Sligo and Ireland ambitions
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# Highs And Lows

A ruthless exit in Britain, rejuvenation at Sligo and Ireland ambitions

May 6th 2022, 6:00 AM 6,058 Views 0 Comments

Aidan Keena on his encouraging start to life at the Showgrounds and his mixed fortunes across the water.

# highs-and-lows - Friday 15 October, 2021

'There was a little phase there when I was thinking, 'Yeah, this is no craic at all''
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From The42
# Highs And Lows

'There was a little phase there when I was thinking, 'Yeah, this is no craic at all''

Updated Oct 15th 2021, 8:32 AM 27,055 Views 24 Comments

Munster lock Jean Kleyn on enjoying his rugby again, Ireland ambitions and Anthony Foley.

# highs-and-lows - Thursday 29 July, 2021

Sanita Puspure fails to qualify for single sculls final
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From The42
# Highs And Lows

Sanita Puspure fails to qualify for single sculls final

Jul 29th 2021, 3:03 AM 10,049 Views 6 Comments

A slow start proved costly as the Irish rower finished fifth in today’s semi-final.

# highs-and-lows - Saturday 24 July, 2021

Olympic Breakfast: joy and despair as Irish medal contenders get going
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From The42
# Highs And Lows

Olympic Breakfast: joy and despair as Irish medal contenders get going

Jul 24th 2021, 7:19 AM 53,672 Views 8 Comments

O’Donovan and McCarthy put down a marker but there was disappointment for medal hopeful Jack Woolley in the Taekwondo 58kg category.

# highs-and-lows - Monday 30 March, 2020

'I've struggled with confidence along the way' - dropping other sports, injuries and team-mates as role models
# Highs And Lows
From The42
# Highs And Lows

'I've struggled with confidence along the way' - dropping other sports, injuries and team-mates as role models

Mar 30th 2020, 6:30 PM 5,117 Views 0 Comments

It hasn’t been an easy ride for Irish badminton star Sara Boyle, but she feels she can push on now.

# highs-and-lows - Friday 18 October, 2019

'The more often you play them, the more you realise they're just 15 blokes as well'
# All Blacks
From The42
# All Blacks

'The more often you play them, the more you realise they're just 15 blokes as well'

Oct 18th 2019, 1:26 PM 8,832 Views 9 Comments

Jamie Heaslip looks back at the highs and lows of playing the All Blacks.

# highs-and-lows - Monday 7 October, 2019

Murphy hopeful of playing bigger World Cup role after 'rollercoaster' week
# Highs And Lows
From The42
# Highs And Lows

Murphy hopeful of playing bigger World Cup role after 'rollercoaster' week

Oct 7th 2019, 3:16 PM 5,576 Views 2 Comments

The flanker is set to return to training on Thursday after suffering a rib injury against Russia.

# highs-and-lows - Sunday 6 October, 2019

The Irish striker whose 'little demons' couldn't get the better of him
# Journey
From The42
# Journey

The Irish striker whose 'little demons' couldn't get the better of him

Oct 6th 2019, 9:30 PM 27,018 Views 3 Comments

Dave Mooney on his League of Ireland beginnings and ultimately carving out a successful career abroad.

# highs-and-lows - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Kildare star Curley flying the flag in Grand Final after taking different route Down Under
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From The42
# Highs And Lows

Kildare star Curley flying the flag in Grand Final after taking different route Down Under

Sep 21st 2019, 8:45 PM 28,924 Views 6 Comments

It’s turned into much more than chasing a coveted AFLW deal for the Collingwood CrossCoder.

# highs-and-lows - Friday 10 May, 2019

Solskjaer reflects on 'rollercoaster' start to life as Man United boss
# Highs And Lows
From The42
# Highs And Lows

Solskjaer reflects on 'rollercoaster' start to life as Man United boss

May 10th 2019, 12:05 AM 17,249 Views 12 Comments

‘It’s not like Football Manager, you’ve got to deal with different stuff outside football.’

# highs-and-lows - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Irish midfielder Richie Towell on target in Championship before 100th-minute equaliser
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From The42
# Highs And Lows

Irish midfielder Richie Towell on target in Championship before 100th-minute equaliser

Feb 16th 2019, 3:23 PM 6,957 Views 1 Comment

Dominic Iorfa’a goal in the final seconds meant Rotherham stayed in the relegation zone.

# highs-and-lows - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Leo Varadkar says his 2018 low point was the government's handling of the CervicalCheck scandal
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# Highs And Lows

Leo Varadkar says his 2018 low point was the government's handling of the CervicalCheck scandal

Dec 25th 2018, 7:00 AM 7,436 Views 53 Comments

Varadkar said he regrets he was so misinformed and the government didn’t make ‘better decisions’.

# highs-and-lows - Sunday 23 December, 2018

From exhilarating highs to gut-wrenching lows: 2018, the year A Star Was Born
# Saoirse Noonan
From The42
# Saoirse Noonan

From exhilarating highs to gut-wrenching lows: 2018, the year A Star Was Born

Dec 23rd 2018, 7:30 AM 6,325 Views 0 Comments

From a dream debut and huge championship to a devastating injury, Saoirse Noonan had a whirlwind 2018.

# highs-and-lows - Friday 6 July, 2018

'I was 13 when they named the squad for the Kennedy Cup. I wasn't picked - I remember bawling my eyes out'
# Late Developer
From The42
# Late Developer

'I was 13 when they named the squad for the Kennedy Cup. I wasn't picked - I remember bawling my eyes out'

Jul 6th 2018, 7:00 AM 13,884 Views 0 Comments

Galway United goalkeeper Tadhg Ryan on his hopes for the rest of the season, working with David Wagner at Huddersfield and dealing with setbacks in football.

# highs-and-lows - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

'I remember thinking, 'Oh my God, that's it - I'm never going to play for Ireland''
# Follow Journeys
From The42
# Follow Journeys

'I remember thinking, 'Oh my God, that's it - I'm never going to play for Ireland''

Jun 6th 2018, 6:30 AM 4,563 Views 0 Comments

In her weekly column, Saoirse Noonan takes us through some sporting highs and lows.

# highs-and-lows - Friday 20 April, 2018

Hole-in-one not enough as tournament favourite Dunne misses the cut in Morocco
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From The42
# Highs And Lows

Hole-in-one not enough as tournament favourite Dunne misses the cut in Morocco

Apr 20th 2018, 8:45 PM 6,319 Views 1 Comment

The 25-year-old struggled to a four-over par round of 76 today.

# highs-and-lows - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Leaving Galway to join Man City as a 16-year-old, multiple leg breaks and chasing Premier League promotion
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From The42
# Highs And Lows

Leaving Galway to join Man City as a 16-year-old, multiple leg breaks and chasing Premier League promotion

Jan 20th 2018, 8:45 AM 14,511 Views 2 Comments

Ireland international and Preston full-back Greg Cunningham chats to The42 about his career in football.

# highs-and-lows - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Highs and lows! The most memorable moments of the Ladies football and camogie year
# One To Remember
From The42
# One To Remember

Highs and lows! The most memorable moments of the Ladies football and camogie year

Dec 31st 2017, 4:00 PM 2,963 Views 0 Comments

What a year it was.

# highs-and-lows - Saturday 23 December, 2017

‘I wasn’t planning to stop swimming… It was a pretty abrupt decision’
# Highs And Lows
From The42
# Highs And Lows

‘I wasn’t planning to stop swimming… It was a pretty abrupt decision’

Dec 23rd 2017, 7:00 AM 50,170 Views 9 Comments

Irish Olympian Sycerika McMahon chats to The42 about her decision to retire from the sport.

# highs-and-lows - Sunday 3 September, 2017

'My father's heart attack made us stronger as a family - and as a business'
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# Highs And Lows

'My father's heart attack made us stronger as a family - and as a business'

Sep 3rd 2017, 10:00 AM 16,071 Views 1 Comment

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile the Quinn family’s Sligo businesses.

# highs-and-lows - Thursday 15 June, 2017

‘I’d been released by Blackburn... I was at a crossroads in my career’
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

‘I’d been released by Blackburn... I was at a crossroads in my career’

Jun 15th 2017, 10:27 PM 32,584 Views 9 Comments

Thomas Morgan recalls emerging from a low point in his footballing life to captain his country to a historic achievement.

# highs-and-lows - Saturday 6 May, 2017

'It turned my world upside down. Football gave me a focus and it's nearly my therapy'
# Highs And Lows
From The42
# Highs And Lows

'It turned my world upside down. Football gave me a focus and it's nearly my therapy'

May 6th 2017, 3:00 PM 22,667 Views 2 Comments

Westmeath’s Lauralee Walsh on inter-county football, her Ireland rugby stint and how she has used sport to deal with personal tragedy.

# highs-and-lows - Monday 3 April, 2017

8 winners and 8 losers from the 2017 Allianz Football League
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From The42
# Highs And Lows

8 winners and 8 losers from the 2017 Allianz Football League

Apr 3rd 2017, 5:31 PM 16,675 Views 11 Comments

Summer is coming.

# highs-and-lows - Monday 11 April, 2016

Danny Willett's brother live tweeting the final round was nearly as good as the golf itself
# Highs And Lows
From The42
# Highs And Lows

Danny Willett's brother live tweeting the final round was nearly as good as the golf itself

Apr 11th 2016, 9:18 AM 17,422 Views 7 Comments

Brotherly love.

# highs-and-lows - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Johnston moves Cavan into promotion frame as Westmeath push Limerick towards the drop
# Highs And Lows
From The42
# Highs And Lows

Johnston moves Cavan into promotion frame as Westmeath push Limerick towards the drop

Mar 12th 2016, 9:33 PM 9,610 Views 4 Comments

There were pivotal games in Divisions 2 and 3 of the Allianz Football League tonight.

# highs-and-lows - Sunday 29 November, 2015

In pictures: The highs and lows of provincial deciders
# Snapped
From The42
# Snapped

In pictures: The highs and lows of provincial deciders

Nov 29th 2015, 6:58 PM 6,672 Views 1 Comment

Some incredible images from today’s three senior club finals.

# highs-and-lows - Monday 9 November, 2015

'I know so many people are touched with this disease' - Cork star O'Connor
# Highs And Lows
From The42
# Highs And Lows

'I know so many people are touched with this disease' - Cork star O'Connor

Nov 9th 2015, 6:00 PM 8,072 Views 0 Comments

Camogie Player’s Player of the Year Gemma O’Connor has been reflecting on an emotional few months.