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Friday 1 December 2023 Dublin: -2°C

# Hindsight

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Sheedy 'the luckiest man on earth' to miss out on GAA's top job in light of Covid crisis
Tom Ryan pipped Liam Sheedy to the director general position in 2018.
Irish horse racing chief says Cheltenham festival should probably not have taken place
Brian Kavanagh said that, in hindsight, the festival should not have been held, but has sympathy with the British racing authorities over the issue.
'I was unbelievably naive' - Best opens up on regret for role in Belfast rape trial
‘It was never, ever my intention to cause any more distress on what was a very, very difficult day for that poor girl anyway.’
Performance anxiety, style of play, underestimating Japan - The IRFU's World Cup review
The union’s performance director, David Nucifora, also stressed the need to focus on Irish players’ skills.
Stephen Kenny: 'Rice and Grealish should still be playing for Ireland'
The former Dundalk manager was speaking on Eamon Dunphy’s The Stand podcast.
Time has shown that Man United's problems remain - Mourinho
The Portuguese coach also refused to comment on whether he could be the next Lyon boss.
'It's not a good decision to box kick it when you cough up a 10-3 lead'
Leinster opted to keep the ball in play at the end of the first half and conceded a try.
Can Justin Timberlake go five minutes without mentioning Britney? Apparently not
JT’s that one ex that never got over it.
No regrets for Leinster or Nacewa over calf injury picked up in South Africa
The Leinster captain is out-of-action with the problem but hopes to be back sooner rather than later.
Lions feel they would have won series with an extra week's prep
Tour manager John Spencer says the signs for the future are positive.
No regrets for Diarmuid Connolly over sideline tug-of-war with Ciaran Kilkenny
Connolly also named his Footballer of the Year.
John Stones glad he didn't end up at Chelsea
The new Citizens recruit believes his frustration last season turned out to be a “blessing in disguise”.
'I was at a disadvantage going into most fights but I never accepted it as an excuse to lose'
Cathal Pendred on life after the UFC.
Not burning bondholders was 'significant flaw' of troika bailout: Central Bank boss
We did get stung a bit on the whole deal, Patrick Honohan says.
Brazil's brilliant World Cup teaching naysayers a lesson, says Lula
The former president feels that pessimists can learn from the success of the tournament.
A US paper that called the 1863 Gettysburg address 'silly' has issued a retraction
On President Lincoln’s iconic speech, The Patriot-News of Harrisburg said yesterday that, “In the fullness of time, we have come to a different conclusion”.
Mike Tyson is 'really worried' about 'sweet kid' Chris Brown
The voice of experience spoke to an American radio station.
Lingering regret prompts shift in focus for Ulster and Anscombe
‘Maybe we got too caught up with silverware last year,” the Kiwi admitted this week.
Column: If politicians re-lived the Celtic Tiger would anything be done differently?
After the boom-years, people are wondering if there is an alternative system that might work better, writes Órla Ryan, who says worker co-operatives might be just what we’re looking for.
Gerrard believes Torres 'regrets leaving Liverpool'
Meanwhile, the Reds captain quipped “he’ll do!” when asked about the club’s Wesley Sneijder link.
Focus: the last three Connacht football finals revisited
Last minute winners, one-point victories, three different champions in three years; the western province’s final usually doesn’t disappoint.
The best of The Open: Tiger enters the record books in 2000
Tiger Woods misses this year’s Open Championship through injury, but his first win back in 2000 remains in the memory.
Focus: the last three Munster football finals revisited
Cork and Kerry prepare to do battle for another Munster Championship. Have we been here before?
Rory: I should have attacked at Augusta
McIlroy prepares for first outing in Europe since traumatic Masters collapse – and reveals he received an encouraging text from one football legend.
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Here’s what you could’ve won… we take a look back at a weekend of missed opportunity. Again.
Hindsight: Five steps to heaven
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Hindsight: Five steps to heaven
We got 20% of our tips right this week – which is better than 0%. Find out how you could have made €40,000+ from your €10 stake.
Hindsight: Five steps to heaven
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How to turn €10 into €75,000 this weekend
Hindsight is a beautiful thing – here’s how you could’ve made a mint last weekend – and how to do it again.