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#longevity

# longevity - Sunday 5 June, 2022

Nadal vows he will 'fight to keep going' after historic Roland Garros success
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# Longevity

Nadal vows he will 'fight to keep going' after historic Roland Garros success

Jun 5th 2022, 5:42 PM 28,867 Views 13 Comments

The record 22-time Grand Slam champion has been suffering from a chronic left foot problem and said earlier this week he was not sure how long he could continue.

# longevity - Friday 2 July, 2021

The secret to being an Ireland captain and Premier League player for 12-plus years? 'Stay humble'
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# Longevity

The secret to being an Ireland captain and Premier League player for 12-plus years? 'Stay humble'

Jul 2nd 2021, 12:02 AM 3,921 Views 1 Comment

Seamus Coleman on maintaining a career at the top level.

# longevity - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

Van Graan hails 'world class' Murray ahead of scrum-half's third Lions tour
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# Longevity

Van Graan hails 'world class' Murray ahead of scrum-half's third Lions tour

May 12th 2021, 7:30 AM 6,763 Views 12 Comments

The Munster boss also confirmed the province won’t be looking to make any more additions to their squad.

# longevity - Tuesday 27 April, 2021

Seamus Coleman’s contract with Everton is ‘forever’
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# Longevity

Seamus Coleman’s contract with Everton is ‘forever’

Apr 27th 2021, 1:24 PM 12,093 Views 3 Comments

Carlo Ancelotti says he is in no rush to hand the Toffees captain a new deal.

# longevity - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

'Do I think I can get to the World Cup? I think I can' - Sexton keen to push on
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# Longevity

'Do I think I can get to the World Cup? I think I can' - Sexton keen to push on

Dec 2nd 2020, 7:05 AM 16,620 Views 45 Comments

The out-half will be 37 when the tournament in France rolls around.

# longevity - Monday 22 June, 2020

The most experienced Irishman in the English Football League has retired
# Longevity
From The42
# Longevity

The most experienced Irishman in the English Football League has retired

Jun 22nd 2020, 1:47 PM 10,913 Views 1 Comment

Wicklow’s Barry Roche played 619 times while representing Nottingham Forest, Chesterfield and Morecambe.

# longevity - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Tyson Fury plans to emulate Klitschko by dominating heavyweight division until 40
# Longevity
From The42
# Longevity

Tyson Fury plans to emulate Klitschko by dominating heavyweight division until 40

May 19th 2020, 12:53 PM 3,911 Views 4 Comments

‘Why walk away when I’m still young?’ says the undefeated 31-year-old.

# longevity - Friday 28 February, 2020

'The ability to think earns you time': Cullen backs Sexton, comparing him with Brady and Federer
# All In The Head
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# All In The Head

'The ability to think earns you time': Cullen backs Sexton, comparing him with Brady and Federer

Feb 28th 2020, 6:30 AM 12,664 Views 47 Comments

The Leinster head coach sees no reason to lose faith in Ireland’s 34-year-old out-half.

# longevity - Monday 28 January, 2019

'I'm in control of my own life now': Peter Stringer enjoying his own brand of freedom in retirement
# Longevity
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# Longevity

'I'm in control of my own life now': Peter Stringer enjoying his own brand of freedom in retirement

Jan 28th 2019, 4:44 PM 16,526 Views 6 Comments

A fitness fanatic, Stringer felt stronger and fitter when he retired at 40 than when he turned professional.

# longevity - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Pochettino: My wish is to be at Tottenham for 20 years
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# Longevity

Pochettino: My wish is to be at Tottenham for 20 years

Jan 8th 2019, 2:07 PM 4,752 Views 10 Comments

The Spurs boss thinks he would like two decades at the club but first wants to seek Arsene Wenger’s advice.

# longevity - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

'If you had said that I'd still be Arsenal's record appearance holder, I’d probably have had you locked up'
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# Longevity

'If you had said that I'd still be Arsenal's record appearance holder, I’d probably have had you locked up'

Aug 1st 2018, 8:30 AM 43,441 Views 21 Comments

Ex-Ireland defender David O’Leary looks back on his two decades at the North London club.

# longevity - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Wales' most capped player agrees terms for 14th season with the Blues
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# Longevity

Wales' most capped player agrees terms for 14th season with the Blues

Apr 11th 2018, 4:08 PM 11,088 Views 2 Comments

Gethin Jenkins is playing on for another year at least.

# longevity - Monday 12 February, 2018

Analysis: Rob Kearney shows why Joe Schmidt remains his number one fan
# Solid
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# Solid

Analysis: Rob Kearney shows why Joe Schmidt remains his number one fan

Feb 12th 2018, 8:00 PM 51,060 Views 72 Comments

The Leinster fullback has provided important composure and solidity in Ireland’s 15 shirt.

# longevity - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Gavin's reign with Dubs could last as long as Cody's in Kilkenny - Shanley
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# Longevity

Gavin's reign with Dubs could last as long as Cody's in Kilkenny - Shanley

Aug 2nd 2017, 7:02 AM 5,323 Views 5 Comments

He’s got the hat game going and all.

# longevity - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Pound-for-pound champion Mighty Mouse out to make history at UFC 215
# Longevity
From The42
# Longevity

Pound-for-pound champion Mighty Mouse out to make history at UFC 215

Jul 20th 2017, 11:05 PM 5,831 Views 7 Comments

Amanda Nunes will also defend her bantamweight belt against Valentina Shevchenko in the co-main event.

# longevity - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

36-year-old Rougerie to extend his Clermont career into 19th season
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# Longevity

36-year-old Rougerie to extend his Clermont career into 19th season

Jan 31st 2017, 10:57 AM 5,348 Views 12 Comments

Age has proved to be no barrier for the former France centre.

# longevity - Sunday 25 December, 2016

The secrets to long life from some of the oldest people in the world
# Eat Cookies
# Eat Cookies

The secrets to long life from some of the oldest people in the world

Dec 25th 2016, 10:00 PM 27,040 Views 12 Comments

What you put into your body has a big impact on longevity, it seems.

# longevity - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Conversation with O'Neill persuaded O'Shea to continue his international career
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# Longevity

Conversation with O'Neill persuaded O'Shea to continue his international career

Aug 30th 2016, 4:19 PM 3,561 Views 7 Comments

The 35-year-old currently has a year left on his Sunderland contract.

# longevity - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Isa Nacewa still feeling fresh at 34 and credits that to his 2-year break
# Standard Bearer
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# Standard Bearer

Isa Nacewa still feeling fresh at 34 and credits that to his 2-year break

Aug 24th 2016, 12:22 PM 5,406 Views 6 Comments

The Aucklander his hoping the influence of the ‘exceptional’ Graham Henry can give Leinster and edge in his second year back after retirement.

# longevity - Monday 23 May, 2016

Another medal under his belt, Evra extends Juve contract beyond his 37th birthday
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# Longevity

Another medal under his belt, Evra extends Juve contract beyond his 37th birthday

May 23rd 2016, 9:31 AM 8,194 Views 18 Comments

The French fullback has done pretty well for himself since leaving Manchester United on a free transfer.

# longevity - Monday 28 March, 2016

Iker Casillas became the joint most capped European player of all time last night
# Longevity
From The42
# Longevity

Iker Casillas became the joint most capped European player of all time last night

Mar 28th 2016, 10:23 AM 9,783 Views 8 Comments

The Spanish goalkeeper kept a clean sheet against Romania in his record-equaling 166th national team appearance.

# longevity - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Mayo star Staunton prolongs career into 22nd season to help team-mates win All-Ireland
# Team Player
From The42
# Team Player

Mayo star Staunton prolongs career into 22nd season to help team-mates win All-Ireland

Feb 25th 2016, 12:05 AM 5,023 Views 6 Comments

The Carnacon sharpshooter on her longevity and finding the motivation to play into a 22nd season.

# longevity - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Italy's Bergamasco in line to equal record by featuring in 5th Rugby World Cup
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# Team-sheets

Italy's Bergamasco in line to equal record by featuring in 5th Rugby World Cup

Sep 24th 2015, 1:12 PM 7,806 Views 4 Comments

Italy are still without Sergio Parisse and they’ll meet a Canada side showing six changes from the loss to Ireland.

# longevity - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Can spicy food really help you live longer? Here's what the experts are saying
# Curry It Up
# Curry It Up

Can spicy food really help you live longer? Here's what the experts are saying

Aug 5th 2015, 12:13 PM 15,040 Views 30 Comments

Any excuse for a takeaway.

# longevity - Thursday 18 June, 2015

The world's oldest person has died at the age of 116
# Life Less Ordinary
# Life Less Ordinary

The world's oldest person has died at the age of 116

Jun 18th 2015, 8:24 PM 19,362 Views 19 Comments

Jeralean Talley was born in Montrose, Georgia on 23 May 1899.

# longevity - Friday 23 January, 2015

The Queen is now the world's oldest monarch
# Longevity
# Longevity

The Queen is now the world's oldest monarch

Jan 23rd 2015, 3:42 PM 17,447 Views 175 Comments

This comes after the death of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia.

# longevity - Monday 18 August, 2014

Here's why Carmelo Anthony has decided to lose so much weight
# Longevity
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# Longevity

Here's why Carmelo Anthony has decided to lose so much weight

Aug 18th 2014, 8:15 AM 11,304 Views 3 Comments

LeBron James has probably shed the excess muscle for the same reasons.

# longevity - Saturday 5 July, 2014

'I don’t walk away from things' - Dubs' camogie captain Louise O'Hara
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# Longevity

'I don’t walk away from things' - Dubs' camogie captain Louise O'Hara

Jul 5th 2014, 8:15 AM 7,878 Views 1 Comment

The 35-year-old is back for another All-Ireland with Dublin, despite her busy life in charge of two crèches.

# longevity - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Column: Let's change the language we use about older age
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# Longevity

Column: Let's change the language we use about older age

Apr 10th 2014, 8:00 AM 67 Views 7 Comments

A sharp contrast exists between public and private representations of ageing – and the reality of later life is often misrepresented, writes Prof Thomas Scharf.

# longevity - Monday 9 September, 2013

Serena Williams ‘feels the love’ on the way to another US Open
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# Longevity

Serena Williams ‘feels the love’ on the way to another US Open

Sep 9th 2013, 10:31 AM 1,332 Views 1 Comment

14 years after winning her first Grand Slam at Flushing Meadows, the American fought off Victoria Azarenka to take her fifth.

# longevity - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Mental performance of people aged in their nineties 'improving'
# Ageing
# Ageing

Mental performance of people aged in their nineties 'improving'

Jul 11th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,300 Views 4 Comments

Human beings are not only living longer, but are also enjoying a better quality of cognitive abilities into older age, a new study into mental performance in the elderly has found.

# longevity - Saturday 25 May, 2013

'You can't just stop': The science behind the decision to retire (or keep going)
# What's Your Secret?
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# What's Your Secret?

'You can't just stop': The science behind the decision to retire (or keep going)

May 25th 2013, 8:14 AM 2,999 Views 4 Comments

One of the world’s leading experts in sports medicine explains the intricacies of what it really means to ‘call time’.

# longevity - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Bad news, Hugo: Friedel agrees new Spurs deal
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# Longevity

Bad news, Hugo: Friedel agrees new Spurs deal

Dec 26th 2012, 12:07 PM 1,061 Views 0 Comments

The 41-year-old goalkeeper has extended his contract until 2014.

# longevity - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Nov 17th 2012, 5:00 PM 4,038 Views 2 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Irish all to live to 100; John Waters outraged for men (again); Ireland’s election to Human Rights Council ‘not a joke’.

# longevity - Sunday 15 July, 2012

These are the surprising things that can help you live longer
# Longevity
# Longevity

These are the surprising things that can help you live longer

Jul 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 11,807 Views 45 Comments

Here’s what the scientists say…

# longevity - Friday 10 February, 2012

Ain't no stopping him: Ryan Giggs signs one-year extension
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From The42
# Longevity

Ain't no stopping him: Ryan Giggs signs one-year extension

Feb 10th 2012, 1:34 PM 494 Views 2 Comments

The 38-year-old Manchester United veteran will play in his 23rd season after a deal was confirmed today.

# longevity - Monday 26 December, 2011

Fergie set to offer Giggs another year at Man United
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# Longevity

Fergie set to offer Giggs another year at Man United

Dec 26th 2011, 11:33 AM 294 Views 0 Comments

The Welsh midfielder could still be featuring for United after celebrating his 39th birthday next November.

# longevity - Thursday 21 April, 2011