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#Magnificent Seven

# magnificent-seven - Friday 15 July, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Invasions and interference
# Unexpected Guests
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The Magnificent Seven: Invasions and interference

Jul 15th 2011, 9:47 AM 955 Views 0 Comments

Johnny Hoogerland’s horrific crash at Le Tour got us thinking about some of the most famous moments of sporting interference.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 8 July, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: sporting families
# All In The Family
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# All In The Family

The Magnificent Seven: sporting families

Jul 8th 2011, 1:00 PM 778 Views 1 Comment

As Alan and Bernard Brogan prepare to help Dublin challenge for a sixth Leinster SFC title in seven years, we look back at some of sport’s greatest families.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 17 June, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: the best of the nearly men
# Underachievers
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# Underachievers

The Magnificent Seven: the best of the nearly men

Jun 17th 2011, 10:54 AM 382 Views 0 Comments

Waterford are back in the Munster Hurling Final again, which for some reason got us thinking about seven of the best teams and individuals to never win their respective “big one.”

# magnificent-seven - Friday 3 June, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Sporting corruption
# Scandal
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# Scandal

The Magnificent Seven: Sporting corruption

Jun 3rd 2011, 4:45 PM 338 Views 0 Comments

For some reason, we felt that this might be an appropriate week for the Magnificent Seven to take a look at some moments of sporting corruption.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 27 May, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: European Cup final moments
# Final Countdown
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# Final Countdown

The Magnificent Seven: European Cup final moments

May 27th 2011, 1:21 PM 503 Views 0 Comments

This week’s column looks back at seven moments of magic from the European Cup Final. Do you agree with Niall’s choices?

# magnificent-seven - Friday 13 May, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: FA Cup Finals
# Final Countdown
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# Final Countdown

The Magnificent Seven: FA Cup Finals

May 13th 2011, 1:42 PM 237 Views 0 Comments

Man City and Stoke have a lot to live up in tomorrow’s FA Cup Final. We take a look at seven of the best.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 6 May, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Iconic sports commentary
# Calling The Shots
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# Calling The Shots

The Magnificent Seven: Iconic sports commentary

May 6th 2011, 1:07 PM 1,075 Views 1 Comment

In tribute to “Whispering” Ted Lowe who passed away earlier this week at the age of 90, we relive some brilliant moments of sporting commentary.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 29 April, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Magic moments at The Crucible
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# Pot Luck

The Magnificent Seven: Magic moments at The Crucible

Apr 29th 2011, 1:40 PM 356 Views 1 Comment

Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre has seen some remarkable snooker over the years – but which moments made the cut in this week’s Magnificent Seven?

# magnificent-seven - Friday 15 April, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Meltdowns
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# Facepalm

The Magnificent Seven: Meltdowns

Apr 15th 2011, 12:58 PM 593 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy and Kevin Na are in good company, as this week’s Magnificent Seven reveals.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 8 April, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Masters moments
# History
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# History

The Magnificent Seven: Masters moments

Apr 8th 2011, 10:15 AM 354 Views 0 Comments

As we wait for Day Two of this year’s US Masters to get underway, we look back at seven magical moments from the tournament’s past.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 1 April, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Codebreakers
# Jack Of All Trades
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# Jack Of All Trades

The Magnificent Seven: Codebreakers

Apr 1st 2011, 1:49 PM 1,081 Views 0 Comments

NFL star Chad Ochocinco laced up a pair of football boots earlier this week as he lined out for the Sporting Kansas City reserves. We take a look at seven others who famously tried their hand at more than one sport.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 25 March, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Lansdowne memories
# Magic Moments
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# Magic Moments

The Magnificent Seven: Lansdowne memories

Mar 25th 2011, 11:38 AM 2,221 Views 0 Comments

It may have a new name now, but Ireland have many fond memories of the old Lansdowne Road. We take a look back at the good, the bad and the ugly.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 11 March, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Cheltenham champions
# Irish Invasion
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# Irish Invasion

The Magnificent Seven: Cheltenham champions

Mar 11th 2011, 12:33 PM 783 Views 0 Comments

Cheltenham fever has started to grip the office, and so we look back at seven of our favourite Irish winners at the festival.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 4 March, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: individual performances
# Take A Bow
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# Take A Bow

The Magnificent Seven: individual performances

Mar 4th 2011, 2:21 PM 544 Views 0 Comments

In honour of Kevin O’Brien’s record-breaking century on Wednesday afternoon, we relive seven other phenomenal individual performances, from Maurice Fitz to Mark Spitz.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 25 February, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: memorable debuts
# First Impressions
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# First Impressions

The Magnificent Seven: memorable debuts

Feb 25th 2011, 10:47 AM 562 Views 0 Comments

Carmelo Anthony made his return to the Big Apple on Wednesday night, scoring 27 points in the Knicks’ win over Milwaukee. In Melo’s honour, here are seven other unforgettable debuts.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 18 February, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: sporting upsets
# Giantkillers
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# Giantkillers

The Magnificent Seven: sporting upsets

Feb 18th 2011, 11:15 AM 701 Views 0 Comments

Before Crawley Town get spanked at Old Trafford tomorrow evening, we decided to engage with the fairytale atmosphere by reliving seven magical occasions on which David slayed Goliath.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 11 February, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Gallic stars
# Sacre Bleu
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# Sacre Bleu

The Magnificent Seven: Gallic stars

Feb 11th 2011, 9:48 AM 533 Views 0 Comments

As the Irish rugby team prepare to welcome Les Bleus to the Aviva Stadium on Sunday afternoon, this week’s column takes a look at seven of France’s sporting greats. “Allons enfants de la Patrie …”

# magnificent-seven - Friday 4 February, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: sporting betrayals
# Stabbed In The Back
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# Stabbed In The Back

The Magnificent Seven: sporting betrayals

Feb 4th 2011, 10:45 AM 679 Views 0 Comments

Fernando Torres and Andy Carroll have taken a lot of heat this week for their decisions to leave the clubs they “loved”. This week’s Magnificent Seven takes a look at seven acts of betrayal that make their moves look positively gentlemanly.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 28 January, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: incredible comebacks
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# Wow!

The Magnificent Seven: incredible comebacks

Jan 28th 2011, 10:03 AM 1,132 Views 8 Comments

They said Niall Kelly was beaten… but he only went and pulled his seven favourite comebacks out of the bag as the whistle went.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 21 January, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: top gaffers
# Yes Boss
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# Yes Boss

The Magnificent Seven: top gaffers

Jan 21st 2011, 11:14 AM 366 Views 0 Comments

Niall Kelly fills the bench with some of sport’s best-ever managers.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 14 January, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Australian Open moments
# Land Down Under
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# Land Down Under

The Magnificent Seven: Australian Open moments

Jan 14th 2011, 12:15 PM 518 Views 0 Comments

As thinks hot up Down Under, Niall Kelly looks back at some of the best games from the Australian Open. New balls please!

# magnificent-seven - Friday 7 January, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: stars who overcame scandal
# Road To Redemption
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# Road To Redemption

The Magnificent Seven: stars who overcame scandal

Jan 7th 2011, 10:40 AM 672 Views 0 Comments

We all love a comeback story. As Michael Vick continues to rebuild his career, Nial Kelly reflects those who’ve recovered from scandal.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 31 December, 2010

The Magnificent Seven: 2010’s Sporting Highlights
# Review
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# Review

The Magnificent Seven: 2010’s Sporting Highlights

Dec 31st 2010, 12:01 PM 300 Views 2 Comments

In the second part of his special yearly review, Niall Kelly looks back at the moments which defined the sporting world in 2010.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 24 December, 2010

The Magnificent Seven: Irish Sport in 2010
# Looking Back
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# Looking Back

The Magnificent Seven: Irish Sport in 2010

Dec 24th 2010, 10:55 AM 409 Views 0 Comments

As 2010 draws to a close, Niall Kelly looks back at seven of the highlights from what was a very memorable year for Irish sport.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 17 December, 2010

The Magnificent Seven: overlooked sports personalities
# And The Winner Is..
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# And The Winner Is..

The Magnificent Seven: overlooked sports personalities

Dec 17th 2010, 10:42 AM 668 Views 0 Comments

On the weekend that the BBC pick their sports personality of the year, Niall Kelly reflects on the ones that got away.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 10 December, 2010

The Magnificent Seven: Arsenal versus Manchester United
# Rivals
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# Rivals

The Magnificent Seven: Arsenal versus Manchester United

Dec 10th 2010, 10:28 AM 568 Views 0 Comments

Arsenal’s trip to Old Trafford on Monday evening will be the latest installment of a rivalry which has been fierce and often excessive, but always entertaining.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 3 December, 2010

The Magnificent Seven: Victories Over Rivals
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# Magnificent Seven

The Magnificent Seven: Victories Over Rivals

Dec 3rd 2010, 10:30 AM 386 Views 0 Comments

There’s nothing sweeter than a victory over the cream of the crop. Our columnist Niall Kelly picks out his favourites.

# magnificent-seven - Friday 26 November, 2010

The Magnificent Seven: Dodgy Decisions
# Looking Back
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# Looking Back

The Magnificent Seven: Dodgy Decisions

Nov 26th 2010, 11:00 AM 521 Views 0 Comments

Who’s the b****** in the black, asks Niall Kelly in the first of his new, weekly features. What has he missed?