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#Lessons

# lessons - Wednesday 2 February, 2022

'You’re picking up the phone thinking, 'Is it going to be good or bad news?''
# Captain
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# Captain

'You’re picking up the phone thinking, 'Is it going to be good or bad news?''

Updated Feb 2nd 2022, 8:40 AM 21,353 Views 11 Comments

Johnny Sexton is reveling in leading Ireland as they aim for Six Nations success.

# lessons - Saturday 22 May, 2021

O'Gara: 'We've come a long way but there's no point in being second best'
# ROG
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# ROG

O'Gara: 'We've come a long way but there's no point in being second best'

Updated May 22nd 2021, 8:34 PM 48,822 Views 19 Comments

The La Rochelle head coach said his team weren’t good enough to beat Toulouse.

# lessons - Thursday 12 November, 2020

What Leinster have changed since Saracens' demolition job of their scrum
# Harsh Lessons
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# Harsh Lessons

What Leinster have changed since Saracens' demolition job of their scrum

Nov 12th 2020, 6:30 AM 12,564 Views 8 Comments

Robin McBryde explains what the province learned from that disappointing day.

# lessons - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

Connors keen to get Autumn Nations Cup going as Ireland take lessons from Paris
# Next Job
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# Next Job

Connors keen to get Autumn Nations Cup going as Ireland take lessons from Paris

Nov 3rd 2020, 7:54 AM 7,365 Views 5 Comments

The 24-year-old openside flanker is eager to add to his first two Test caps.

# lessons - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

No sign of Larkham's impact for Munster in 'contestable box kicks-fest'
# Lessons
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# Lessons

No sign of Larkham's impact for Munster in 'contestable box kicks-fest'

Sep 8th 2020, 6:00 AM 12,240 Views 28 Comments

Leinster feel they need to learn from last Friday’s game and Munster will surely look to do the same.

# lessons - Friday 25 October, 2019

IRFU will need to be brutally honest as World Cup review begins
# Lessons
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# Lessons

IRFU will need to be brutally honest as World Cup review begins

Oct 25th 2019, 8:04 PM 33,089 Views 95 Comments

The latest underperformance in the biggest competition in the sport leaves many questions.

# lessons - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

McGregor releases statement on 'fair and square' defeat to Nurmagomedov
# Lessons
From The42
# Lessons

McGregor releases statement on 'fair and square' defeat to Nurmagomedov

Oct 23rd 2018, 7:08 AM 51,166 Views 87 Comments

The 30-year-old Dubliner was comprehensively beaten by the UFC lightweight champion on 6 October.

# lessons - Sunday 15 July, 2018

5 lessons Martin O'Neill and Ireland can take from the 2018 World Cup
# Fyi
From The42
# Fyi

5 lessons Martin O'Neill and Ireland can take from the 2018 World Cup

Jul 15th 2018, 7:00 AM 9,407 Views 17 Comments

A number of trends have emerged from this summer’s tournament in Russia.

# lessons - Saturday 29 April, 2017

'It had a bit of everything' - Lights, lessons and another Leinster win
# Youth
From The42
# Youth

'It had a bit of everything' - Lights, lessons and another Leinster win

Apr 29th 2017, 7:00 AM 13,761 Views 3 Comments

Scrum-half Nick McCarthy was man of the match on his first start for Leinster last night.

# lessons - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

5 things we learned from attending Super Bowl LI
# Lessons
From The42
# Lessons

5 things we learned from attending Super Bowl LI

Feb 7th 2017, 12:46 PM 6,905 Views 7 Comments

It’s a dirty job, but somebody has to do it.

# lessons - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Ireland captain Best feels defence got too narrow as Scotland ran riot
# Lessons
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# Lessons

Ireland captain Best feels defence got too narrow as Scotland ran riot

Feb 4th 2017, 9:00 PM 8,835 Views 18 Comments

The hooker put his hand up to accept blame for the Alex Dunbar lineout try.

# lessons - Sunday 4 December, 2016

11 things the world should know about Irish weather
# Grand Soft Day
From The Daily Edge
# Grand Soft Day

11 things the world should know about Irish weather

Dec 4th 2016, 9:30 AM 3,074 Views 0 Comments

It’s not a warm, cloudy day – it’s “close”.

# lessons - Saturday 27 February, 2016

11 things Irish people in Canada want you to know
# Oh Canada
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Canada

11 things Irish people in Canada want you to know

Feb 27th 2016, 8:15 PM 22,893 Views 12 Comments

So we can skip the questions at Christmas.

# lessons - Monday 12 October, 2015

This teacher is going viral with her very unusual anatomy lesson
# Biology
From The Daily Edge
# Biology

This teacher is going viral with her very unusual anatomy lesson

Oct 12th 2015, 11:51 AM 10,283 Views 2 Comments

Get your clothes off in the name of anatomy.

# lessons - Monday 20 April, 2015

O'Connor's Leinster look to learn from semi-final failings against Toulon
# Lessons
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# Lessons

O'Connor's Leinster look to learn from semi-final failings against Toulon

Apr 20th 2015, 8:00 AM 8,624 Views 23 Comments

Captain Jamie Heaslip says his side knew they had to do their supporters proud in Marseille.

# lessons - Sunday 8 February, 2015

5 lessons from Marissa Mayer, who made $500m before turning 40
# Making It Rain
# Making It Rain

5 lessons from Marissa Mayer, who made $500m before turning 40

Feb 8th 2015, 4:00 PM 44,237 Views 42 Comments

One tip: Choose the scariest option.

# lessons - Thursday 19 June, 2014

What can rugby learn from the World Cup success of Chile?
# Ideas
From The42
# Ideas

What can rugby learn from the World Cup success of Chile?

Jun 19th 2014, 7:40 PM 8,274 Views 15 Comments

TheScore.ie’s rugby department has been viewing the action from Brazil with an open mind.

# lessons - Sunday 27 April, 2014

5 things we learned from Munster's defeat to Toulon in Marseille
# Talking Points
From The42
# Talking Points

5 things we learned from Munster's defeat to Toulon in Marseille

Apr 27th 2014, 7:58 PM 17,050 Views 36 Comments

We touch on the superb performances of Zebo and Keatley, as well as costly basic errors and Toulon’s effectiveness.

# lessons - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Column: 'We must look beyond 1913 and learn the lessons from the Lockout'
# Look Back
# Look Back

Column: 'We must look beyond 1913 and learn the lessons from the Lockout'

Apr 6th 2014, 12:00 PM 58 Views 41 Comments

The anniversary of the 1913 Lockout has ended, but it offers us an opportunity to re-examine this history.

# lessons - Saturday 8 February, 2014

5 lessons from Ireland's superb win over Wales
# Talking Points
From The42
# Talking Points

5 lessons from Ireland's superb win over Wales

Feb 8th 2014, 8:03 PM 12,561 Views 38 Comments

Ireland’s forwards and a perfectly-executed kicking game feature following the 26-3 victory.

# lessons - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Teacher creates adorable Twitter account for her class
# School Around The Corner
From The Daily Edge
# School Around The Corner

Teacher creates adorable Twitter account for her class

Dec 4th 2013, 2:32 PM 9,988 Views 3 Comments

The 4th and 5th class boys from a school in Dublin have been tweeting about their lessons. Cute.

# lessons - Friday 8 November, 2013

President Higgins: The empty concrete shells that dot our landscape were born from reckless speculation
# Construction
# Construction

President Higgins: The empty concrete shells that dot our landscape were born from reckless speculation

Nov 8th 2013, 7:16 PM 10,730 Views 54 Comments

Speaking at the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland he said the construction sector was leaving a ‘disturbing’ part of its history behind.

# lessons - Monday 4 November, 2013

5 things we learned from Australia's defeat to England
# November Tests
From The42
# November Tests

5 things we learned from Australia's defeat to England

Nov 4th 2013, 11:15 AM 4,432 Views 4 Comments

The Wallabies suffered a 20-13 loss at Twickenham, with some positive signs for Ireland.

# lessons - Saturday 26 October, 2013

‘Accountability and lessons need to be learnt from the deaths of Bray fire men’
# Fire Service
# Fire Service

‘Accountability and lessons need to be learnt from the deaths of Bray fire men’

Oct 26th 2013, 7:30 AM 4,912 Views 10 Comments

The IFESA, local Wicklow councillors and family of the deceased firemen are asking for a full fire service to be rolled out.

# lessons - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

5 things we learned from the Ireland squad announcement
# Lessons
From The42
# Lessons

5 things we learned from the Ireland squad announcement

Oct 23rd 2013, 8:54 PM 8,463 Views 38 Comments

Joe Schmidt has played his first true hand as Ireland coach and here are some of the conclusions we can make.

# lessons - Friday 27 September, 2013

9 things Ireland can learn from the Rugby Championship
# Lessons
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# Lessons

9 things Ireland can learn from the Rugby Championship

Sep 27th 2013, 9:30 AM 2,797 Views 8 Comments

Here are some of the important lessons the new Ireland management can take from the Southern Hemisphere tournament.

# lessons - Monday 5 August, 2013

7 lessons today’s footballers can learn from Roy of the Rovers
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

7 lessons today’s footballers can learn from Roy of the Rovers

Aug 5th 2013, 8:55 AM 5,049 Views 4 Comments

From surviving kindappings to staying loyal to your club, Roy Race could teach today’s millionaires a thing or two.

# lessons - Monday 15 July, 2013

16 indisputable truths we learned from movies
# Fillums
From The Daily Edge
# Fillums

16 indisputable truths we learned from movies

Jul 15th 2013, 6:00 PM 22,888 Views 57 Comments

Every shopping bag must have a stick of French bread poking out of it.

# lessons - Monday 10 June, 2013

3 reasons why Limerick can be cheerful and Tipperary can be fearful
# Lessons
From The42
# Lessons

3 reasons why Limerick can be cheerful and Tipperary can be fearful

Jun 10th 2013, 11:35 AM 2,976 Views 1 Comment

Here’s what we learned from yesterday’s clash at the Gaelic Grounds

# lessons - Sunday 31 March, 2013

14 lessons to teach your children before they're 12
# Life Lessons
From The Daily Edge
# Life Lessons

14 lessons to teach your children before they're 12

Mar 31st 2013, 8:15 PM 47,392 Views 66 Comments

That seagulls can not be trusted, for example.

# lessons - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Phil Mickelson teaches you how to hit a golf ball off the cart path
# Lefty
From The42
# Lefty

Phil Mickelson teaches you how to hit a golf ball off the cart path

Mar 9th 2013, 2:23 PM 961 Views 0 Comments

They have golf cart paths where you play, right?

# lessons - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

Column: The 8 steps that helped me to turn my life around -- and they can work for you too in 2013
# Lessons
# Lessons

Column: The 8 steps that helped me to turn my life around -- and they can work for you too in 2013

Jan 1st 2013, 1:00 PM 852 Views 13 Comments

Former All-Star hurler Tony Griffin was inspired to act by the story of a cancer-stricken Jim Stynes.

# lessons - Monday 16 July, 2012

What we learned from the weekend's hurling
# Lessons
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# Lessons

What we learned from the weekend's hurling

Jul 16th 2012, 7:25 AM 1,243 Views 0 Comments

From Tipperary’s rocky road, why the home-and-away draws are not the answer, to why Waterford’s fight only takes you so far — Shane Stapleton looks at the weekend’s important issues.

# lessons - Saturday 26 November, 2011

Premier League parting shots
# Lessons
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# Lessons

Premier League parting shots

Nov 26th 2011, 6:00 PM 2,043 Views 2 Comments

Why Manchester United should look to their own players as much as the officials; Tottenham’s title challenge and more. Miguel Delaney picks out the key themes from a controversial day in the Premier League

# lessons - Monday 29 November, 2010

What we learned this weekend
# Different Class
From The42
# Different Class

What we learned this weekend

Nov 29th 2010, 1:13 PM 197 Views 0 Comments

The lessons we’ll take from a busy weekend of sport.

# lessons - Tuesday 26 October, 2010

What we learned this weekend
# Different Class
From The42
# Different Class

What we learned this weekend

Oct 26th 2010, 12:17 PM 225 Views 0 Comments

How to incorporate parked cars into your goal celebration – and other sporting lessons after a long weekend.