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The42's Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy Day Four of Punchestown
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From The42
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The42's Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy Day Four of Punchestown

Apr 27th 2017, 8:20 PM 3,682 Views 1 Comment

We’re all set for another big day of horse racing.

Chelsea, not Arsenal, in Mauricio Pochettino's sights
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

Chelsea, not Arsenal, in Mauricio Pochettino's sights

Apr 14th 2017, 10:33 AM 4,010 Views 2 Comments

Tottenham last finished above Arsenal in 1995, but currently have a 14-point advantage over their north London rivals.

All-Ireland hurling winning boss to decide on future with Dublin club Cuala this week
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

All-Ireland hurling winning boss to decide on future with Dublin club Cuala this week

Mar 27th 2017, 4:36 PM 6,698 Views 4 Comments

Mattie Kenny guided Cuala to victory over Ballyea on St Patrick’s Day.

5 Premier League and EFL Cup final bets to consider this weekend
# Predictions
From The42
# Predictions

5 Premier League and EFL Cup final bets to consider this weekend

Feb 25th 2017, 12:41 PM 7,327 Views 8 Comments

Man United have a chance to win a trophy for the first time under Jose Mourinho, as they take on Southampton.

Our writers make 5 predictions ahead of 2017 Airtricity League season
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

Our writers make 5 predictions ahead of 2017 Airtricity League season

Feb 24th 2017, 12:59 AM 4,911 Views 6 Comments

We give our tips on players to watch, likely title winners and more.

Which Premier League sides will finish in the top 4 this season?
# Open Thread
From The42
# Open Thread

Which Premier League sides will finish in the top 4 this season?

Feb 4th 2017, 6:00 AM 4,779 Views 9 Comments

The identity of the teams likely to secure a Champions League spot remains difficult to predict.

Who will win the Premier League? Can Ireland qualify? Our writers' 2017 football predictions
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

Who will win the Premier League? Can Ireland qualify? Our writers' 2017 football predictions

Jan 14th 2017, 8:00 AM 6,505 Views 2 Comments

Plus, who will get PFA Player and Young Player of the Year?

Minister for Sport Shane Ross vows to tackle 'disturbing' MMA
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

Minister for Sport Shane Ross vows to tackle 'disturbing' MMA

Jan 6th 2017, 3:09 PM 27,311 Views 46 Comments

The sport has split the nation, particularly since the death of Joao Carvalho in April.

'We are no longer a young team': Comer calls on Galway to step up in 2017
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

'We are no longer a young team': Comer calls on Galway to step up in 2017

Jan 6th 2017, 6:15 AM 4,863 Views 4 Comments

Securing promotion to Division 1 is first on the agenda for the Tribesmen.

"There were times where I thought: 'Am I going to come back from this?'"
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

"There were times where I thought: 'Am I going to come back from this?'"

Dec 27th 2016, 9:31 PM 20,623 Views 0 Comments

Alan Judge chats to The42 about his long road to recovery after breaking his leg early in 2016.

Theresa May challenges Britain to 'forge bold new role' in bullish Christmas message
# COME WHAT MAY
# COME WHAT MAY

Theresa May challenges Britain to 'forge bold new role' in bullish Christmas message

Dec 24th 2016, 12:50 PM 8,330 Views 31 Comments

The Queen and British athletes at the Olympics and Paralympics were singled out for praise by May.

Mourinho ready for long-term Man United stay amid new contract rumours
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

Mourinho ready for long-term Man United stay amid new contract rumours

Dec 21st 2016, 5:38 PM 3,883 Views 7 Comments

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has a good feeling over his prospects of a long-term stay at Old Trafford.

5 sports scandals to watch in 2017
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

5 sports scandals to watch in 2017

Dec 20th 2016, 11:33 AM 6,247 Views 5 Comments

Football’s world governing body has had a mass clearout since Swiss investigators detained seven Fifa officials at their Zurich hotel in May 2015.

'This is where it all started for me' - Date set for Tiger Woods' first big challenge of 2017
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

'This is where it all started for me' - Date set for Tiger Woods' first big challenge of 2017

Dec 13th 2016, 10:44 PM 3,726 Views 3 Comments

As he continues his bid to rediscover top form, the US golfer will play the Genesis Open.

GAA could limit future use of Irish flag and anthem
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

GAA could limit future use of Irish flag and anthem

Nov 29th 2016, 9:26 AM 26,341 Views 104 Comments

“The Brexit is going to affect the GAA the same as it’s going to affect everyone else,” president Aogán Ó Fearghail said.

John Delaney on Euro 2020, unhappy Shelbourne fans and LOI progress
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

John Delaney on Euro 2020, unhappy Shelbourne fans and LOI progress

Nov 24th 2016, 3:55 PM 3,922 Views 5 Comments

In addition to playing, a number of teams will train and base themselves in Ireland for the landmark tournament.

'But I'm only in my 30s': Why you should make a will
# Safe Not Sorry
# Safe Not Sorry

'But I'm only in my 30s': Why you should make a will

Nov 21st 2016, 11:00 AM 17,681 Views 34 Comments

You may think there’s no point at this stage – but here are some scenarios to consider.

FAI boss reveals change in League of Ireland schedule and lays out new marketing plan
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

FAI boss reveals change in League of Ireland schedule and lays out new marketing plan

Nov 16th 2016, 4:33 PM 7,247 Views 8 Comments

Director of Competitions Fran Gavin has written an open letter to SSE Airtricity League clubs.

What next for Robbie Keane?
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

What next for Robbie Keane?

Nov 12th 2016, 5:55 AM 8,720 Views 5 Comments

Ireland’s greatest goalscorer’s footballing future is up in the air.

'I'm sure he's thinking he's got a great chance of starting'
# Option
From The42
# Option

'I'm sure he's thinking he's got a great chance of starting'

Nov 8th 2016, 6:26 PM 10,373 Views 6 Comments

Roy Keane is confident Bournemouth midfielder Harry Arter has the quality to succeed at international level.

'He has all the attributes to be a superstar' - Conlan backed to revive American boxing
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

'He has all the attributes to be a superstar' - Conlan backed to revive American boxing

Oct 28th 2016, 8:53 PM 9,126 Views 1 Comment

Top Rank President Todd duBoef thinks the Irish boxer has the credentials to be a success.

It's time for the most expensive squad in history to deliver
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

It's time for the most expensive squad in history to deliver

Oct 26th 2016, 7:25 AM 12,525 Views 62 Comments

Several members of Jose Mourinho’s team are playing for their future following some disappointing results.

'I'm definitely coming to the end of my career, whether it's over or not I just don't know'
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

'I'm definitely coming to the end of my career, whether it's over or not I just don't know'

Oct 25th 2016, 6:30 AM 10,158 Views 3 Comments

Kieran Donaghy has yet to decide whether he’ll have another shot at Sam with Kerry.

'There will be adversity in this fight... There will be times where Conor is feeling that pressure'
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

'There will be adversity in this fight... There will be times where Conor is feeling that pressure'

Oct 21st 2016, 4:38 PM 9,763 Views 1 Comment

John Kavanagh says his fighter’s upcoming bout will be far from straightforward.

Know your ARFs from your PRSAs? Our guide to when to start a pension
# The Long Game
# The Long Game

Know your ARFs from your PRSAs? Our guide to when to start a pension

Oct 14th 2016, 10:00 AM 14,007 Views 24 Comments

And what the hell is a PIP? An ARF? We got some experts to answer your questions.

Woodley to defend welterweight title for the first time at UFC 205, McGregor fight rumoured
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

Woodley to defend welterweight title for the first time at UFC 205, McGregor fight rumoured

Sep 17th 2016, 9:54 AM 7,590 Views 5 Comments

Potential high-profile fights with Georges St-Pierre and Nick Diaz failed to materialise.

New campaign but familiar problems for Martin O'Neill and Ireland
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

New campaign but familiar problems for Martin O'Neill and Ireland

Aug 30th 2016, 6:35 PM 15,449 Views 10 Comments

There are a number of injury worries and out-of-favour players for the manager to contend with.

What sort of shape are the Ireland squad in ahead of next week's World Cup qualifier?
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

What sort of shape are the Ireland squad in ahead of next week's World Cup qualifier?

Aug 28th 2016, 9:15 AM 8,119 Views 14 Comments

How Shane Long and all the other Boys in Green squad members have fared since the start of the season.

Is it inappropriate timing for Robbie Keane's send-off and more Ireland-Oman questions
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Is it inappropriate timing for Robbie Keane's send-off and more Ireland-Oman questions

Aug 28th 2016, 8:30 AM 8,020 Views 8 Comments

Plus, why do Ireland love playing Oman in friendlies?

Worst signing? Top-four predictions? Our writers on the 2016-17 Premier League season
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

Worst signing? Top-four predictions? Our writers on the 2016-17 Premier League season

Aug 13th 2016, 12:07 AM 13,860 Views 31 Comments

Plus, which Irish player should we watch out for in the coming campaign?

An Irishman, Scotsman and Welshman sit down to preview the new Premier League season
# Round Table Chat
From The42
# Round Table Chat

An Irishman, Scotsman and Welshman sit down to preview the new Premier League season

Aug 11th 2016, 8:00 AM 6,467 Views 4 Comments

Kilbane, Nevin and Hartson discuss Mourinho, Pogba, Leicester, Chelsea and West Ham.

'We will have to play even better' - Gibraltarian part-timers out to make history at Celtic Park
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

'We will have to play even better' - Gibraltarian part-timers out to make history at Celtic Park

Jul 20th 2016, 9:42 AM 3,301 Views 4 Comments

The Gibraltar side pulled off an incredible upset to take down Brendan Rodgers’ team in the first leg of the tie.

Martin O'Neill criticises 'totally disproportionate' ticketing situation
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From The42
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Martin O'Neill criticises 'totally disproportionate' ticketing situation

Jun 25th 2016, 6:07 PM 5,479 Views 2 Comments

Ireland face one of the biggest matches in their history against France tomorrow.

Could this be France 2009 all over again and more Ireland-Italy talking points
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Could this be France 2009 all over again and more Ireland-Italy talking points

Jun 22nd 2016, 8:00 AM 15,318 Views 25 Comments

How big an impact will the dodgy pitch have on proceedings?

Will Wes Hoolahan start and more Ireland-Belgium talking points
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

Will Wes Hoolahan start and more Ireland-Belgium talking points

Jun 18th 2016, 8:06 AM 12,850 Views 13 Comments

The Norwich player starred in the Boys in Green’s opening game, but doubts remain over his fitness.

Would beating Belgium be Ireland's greatest ever victory?
# Poll
From The42
# Poll

Would beating Belgium be Ireland's greatest ever victory?

Jun 17th 2016, 7:15 AM 8,831 Views 28 Comments

The Boys in Green take on the Red Devils at Euro 2016 on Saturday afternoon.

Mourinho v Pep and the stand-out early season Premier League fixtures
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

Mourinho v Pep and the stand-out early season Premier League fixtures

Jun 15th 2016, 1:08 PM 3,874 Views 2 Comments

It won’t be long coming around now.

Italy win good for Ireland and more Euro 2016 day 4 thoughts
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

Italy win good for Ireland and more Euro 2016 day 4 thoughts

Jun 13th 2016, 11:21 PM 12,173 Views 9 Comments

Plus, Iniesta’s sumptuous pass the difference as Spain get over the line.

'Third place in the group can be enough' - Dutch boss on Ireland's Euro hopes
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From The42
# Looking Ahead

'Third place in the group can be enough' - Dutch boss on Ireland's Euro hopes

May 28th 2016, 12:37 AM 10,436 Views 11 Comments

Danny Blind said his side took 60 minutes to reach “an acceptable level” at the Aviva Stadium.

Dundalk goalkeeper Gary Rogers 'a possibility' to feature for Ireland tomorrow night
# Chance
From The42
# Chance

Dundalk goalkeeper Gary Rogers 'a possibility' to feature for Ireland tomorrow night

May 26th 2016, 4:09 PM 8,576 Views 16 Comments

Martin O’Neill also indicated he does not expect Shay Given to continue playing for Ireland after Euro 2016.