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#Medals

# medals - Wednesday 4 August, 2021

Korir and Rotich lift Kenyan Olympics gloom with one-two in 800m
# Medals
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# Medals

Korir and Rotich lift Kenyan Olympics gloom with one-two in 800m

Aug 4th 2021, 3:14 PM 3,595 Views 2 Comments

The Kenyans have not been at their best in Tokyo before today.

# medals - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Report into UN battle recommends medal for Jadotville commander but not for 33 other Irish troops
# Jadotville
# Jadotville

Report into UN battle recommends medal for Jadotville commander but not for 33 other Irish troops

Jul 15th 2021, 7:33 PM 27,080 Views 41 Comments

In 1961 a detachment of 158 Irish troops fought a force of 5,000 Katanganese troops while on UN duty in Congo.

# medals - Sunday 8 December, 2019

Medals aplenty on successful day for Ireland at European Cross Country Championships
# Sunday Silverware
From The42
# Sunday Silverware

Medals aplenty on successful day for Ireland at European Cross Country Championships

Dec 8th 2019, 3:22 PM 6,851 Views 8 Comments

Two individual bronzes and two team silvers in Lisbon.

# medals - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Some of Graham Geraghty's stolen GAA medals have been recovered
# Meath
# Meath

Some of Graham Geraghty's stolen GAA medals have been recovered

Nov 21st 2019, 1:57 PM 31,635 Views 16 Comments

The medals were stolen from the Meath legend’s home last week.

# medals - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Earls intent on improving again as he's raring to get new season under way
# Chaser
From The42
# Chaser

Earls intent on improving again as he's raring to get new season under way

Sep 18th 2018, 7:15 AM 6,304 Views 2 Comments

‘A few of us probably got a bit relaxed in our position and weren’t hungry enough to be out there but fellas are edgy now.’

# medals - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Bravery medals would bring 'final closure' for Jadotville survivors
# Closure
# Closure

Bravery medals would bring 'final closure' for Jadotville survivors

Dec 9th 2017, 12:05 AM 10,394 Views 23 Comments

While families welcomed the recent awarding of a unit citation and Bonn Jadotville medal, it is hoped eight of the men will be specifically awarded for their bravery.

# medals - Friday 24 November, 2017

'I got far more British media coverage than I did in Ireland'
# Support
From The42
# Support

'I got far more British media coverage than I did in Ireland'

Nov 24th 2017, 9:15 AM 49,440 Views 24 Comments

Jason Smyth is not sure Paralympic athletes get the credit they deserve.

# medals - Friday 15 September, 2017

'I think it’s the biggest game of my career because I didn’t get to any finals over in England'
# Medals On Offer
From The42
# Medals On Offer

'I think it’s the biggest game of my career because I didn’t get to any finals over in England'

Sep 15th 2017, 7:30 AM 6,683 Views 6 Comments

Ex-Sheffield United midfielder David McAllister would love nothing more than to get his hands on some silverware in tomorrow’s EA Sports Cup final.

# medals - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Irish soldiers to finally be awarded medals for Siege of Jadotville - 55 years on
# Finally
# Finally

Irish soldiers to finally be awarded medals for Siege of Jadotville - 55 years on

Jun 13th 2017, 4:47 PM 34,953 Views 51 Comments

The decision was taken at Enda Kenny’s last cabinet meeting today.

# medals - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Legendary Soviet gymnast sells Olympic medals to 'save her from starvation'
# Sparrow Of Minsk
# Sparrow Of Minsk

Legendary Soviet gymnast sells Olympic medals to 'save her from starvation'

Feb 28th 2017, 7:41 PM 56,714 Views 50 Comments

Korbut, 61, captured the imagination of the sporting world with her spellbinding displays in Munich.

# medals - Friday 19 August, 2016

Poll: Has Ireland had a good Olympics?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Has Ireland had a good Olympics?

Aug 19th 2016, 9:42 AM 40,063 Views 110 Comments

Irish stories emanating from Rio have ranged in extremes – from the truly uplifting to the downright disheartening.

# medals - Sunday 31 July, 2016

On track? How the speed kings and queens of 2012 are set for Rio
# Reigning Champs
From The42
# Reigning Champs

On track? How the speed kings and queens of 2012 are set for Rio

Jul 31st 2016, 2:00 PM 4,624 Views 5 Comments

At least three of our favourite events in London will usher in new champions in Rio.

# medals - Monday 11 April, 2016

Appeal after World War One medals stolen during robbery
# Belfast
# Belfast

Appeal after World War One medals stolen during robbery

Apr 11th 2016, 10:10 PM 6,954 Views 5 Comments

These medals were awarded to sapper Mcintyre Shield Pelan.

# medals - Thursday 24 December, 2015

'Forget the medals, you have the love of your people' -- The redemption of Stevie G
# Local Legend
From The42
# Local Legend

'Forget the medals, you have the love of your people' -- The redemption of Stevie G

Dec 24th 2015, 8:00 PM 24,448 Views 72 Comments

Donald McRae chats to The42 about ghosting the Liverpool legend’s autobiography.

# medals - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Irish boxers secure a record medals haul at the World Championships
# Making History
From The42
# Making History

Irish boxers secure a record medals haul at the World Championships

Oct 10th 2015, 8:00 PM 22,431 Views 6 Comments

Michael Conlan, Michael O’Reilly and Joe Ward are all guaranteed medals in Doha.

# medals - Monday 24 August, 2015

Blow-by-blow account of how heroes overpowered French train attacker
# France
# France

Blow-by-blow account of how heroes overpowered French train attacker

Aug 24th 2015, 10:25 AM 12,268 Views 36 Comments

Today the French President Francois Hollande presented the four men with the Legion of Honor, one of France’s highest honours, at the Elysee Palace.

# medals - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Bronze for Ireland's Darragh McDonald at Paralympic Swimming World Championships
# Medals
From The42
# Medals

Bronze for Ireland's Darragh McDonald at Paralympic Swimming World Championships

Jul 14th 2015, 7:56 AM 2,523 Views 4 Comments

The 21-year old swam a season’s best to qualify for the final.

# medals - Monday 22 June, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: An Irish medal in Baku, Spieth's Major success and all today's sport
# Monday
From The42
# Monday

We’ll Leave It There So: An Irish medal in Baku, Spieth's Major success and all today's sport

Jun 22nd 2015, 8:00 PM 10,004 Views 0 Comments

We’ll also have news of a big transfer involving an Irish midfielder.

# medals - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

A great few days for Irish sport just got even better
# Success
From The42
# Success

A great few days for Irish sport just got even better

Mar 24th 2015, 6:34 PM 8,326 Views 1 Comment

Olympians Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe enjoyed success in Cairo on Monday evening.

# medals - Monday 9 June, 2014

Someone stole this 92-year-old war veteran's military medals on the D-Day anniversary
# Heartless
# Heartless

Someone stole this 92-year-old war veteran's military medals on the D-Day anniversary

Jun 9th 2014, 3:15 PM 8,328 Views 36 Comments

Police in London say the suspected burglar had an Irish accent.

# medals - Monday 13 January, 2014

Waterford GAA chiefs confirm All-Ireland minor hurling medals engraving error
# Deise
From The42
# Deise

Waterford GAA chiefs confirm All-Ireland minor hurling medals engraving error

Jan 13th 2014, 9:12 AM 6,213 Views 8 Comments

The Deise youngsters defeated Galway in last September’s final.

# medals - Sunday 24 November, 2013

The man who’s helping Taekwon-Do to thrive in Ireland
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

The man who’s helping Taekwon-Do to thrive in Ireland

Nov 24th 2013, 12:00 PM 13,015 Views 8 Comments

We interview Stephen Ryan about the Irish team’s unprecedented success at the recent World Championships.

# medals - Monday 5 August, 2013

Irish team returns from World Transplant Games with 34 medals
# South Africa
# South Africa

Irish team returns from World Transplant Games with 34 medals

Aug 5th 2013, 4:07 PM 5,506 Views 22 Comments

In total, the team members won an impressive 12 gold medals, 10 silver and 12 bronze.

# medals - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Meet Ireland's 15-year-old Tae Kwon Do World Champion
# Gold
From The42
# Gold

Meet Ireland's 15-year-old Tae Kwon Do World Champion

Jul 20th 2013, 8:30 AM 3,074 Views 7 Comments

Cork’s Donna O’Mahony took gold at the World Tae Kwon Do Championships last weekend.

# medals - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

EBay monitoring listings of Boston Marathon medals
# Boston Marathon
From The42
# Boston Marathon

EBay monitoring listings of Boston Marathon medals

May 1st 2013, 7:05 PM 14,259 Views 7 Comments

The auction site says they’re determined to make sure no-one makes a profit from the bombings.

# medals - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

# medals - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Will I be back? I don't know, admits Kilkenny legend JJ Delaney
# Medals
From The42
# Medals

Will I be back? I don't know, admits Kilkenny legend JJ Delaney

Oct 2nd 2012, 8:39 AM 3,404 Views 0 Comments

The eight-time All-Ireland winner is determined to enjoy his latest success in black and amber.

# medals - Friday 14 September, 2012

Congrats! Ireland's Paralympians to be honoured at Farmleigh
# Heroes
# Heroes

Congrats! Ireland's Paralympians to be honoured at Farmleigh

Sep 14th 2012, 8:27 AM 2,255 Views 4 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will be hosting a reception later today for the Irish team to celebrate their haul of sixteen medals at London 2012.

# medals - Monday 3 September, 2012

Paralympic Village, Day Five: Double delight for McKillop
# Review
From The42
# Review

Paralympic Village, Day Five: Double delight for McKillop

Sep 3rd 2012, 11:16 PM 4,718 Views 7 Comments

The Irish sprinter won his second gold medal, while Eilish Byrne came fourth in the Equestrian Individual Freestyle Test.

# medals - Monday 13 August, 2012

# medals - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Olympic Village: Day 16, wrap
# Games Over
From The42
# Games Over

Olympic Village: Day 16, wrap

Aug 12th 2012, 9:45 PM 25,261 Views 51 Comments

We wave goodbye to London 2012 before making plans to head out to Dublin Airport early for Team Ireland’s return.

# medals - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Missy Franklin ready to continue the medal-winning legacy of Michael Phelps
# London2012
From The42
# London2012

Missy Franklin ready to continue the medal-winning legacy of Michael Phelps

Aug 5th 2012, 12:06 PM 1,090 Views 0 Comments

The American swimmer won five medals in the pool during this summer’s games.

# medals - Friday 13 July, 2012

London 2012: Introducing... Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern
# Fortnight Away
From The42
# Fortnight Away

London 2012: Introducing... Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern

Jul 13th 2012, 11:28 AM 3,873 Views 0 Comments

The duo finished 10th in the Sailing World Championships last year.

# medals - Friday 7 October, 2011

Man United buy medals of Irish legend Dunne
# Nosalgia
From The42
# Nosalgia

Man United buy medals of Irish legend Dunne

Oct 7th 2011, 7:27 PM 782 Views 1 Comment

Memorabilia previously owned by the ex-player had been put up for auction.

# medals - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

In pictures: home are the Special Olympics heroes
# Gold Run
From The42
# Gold Run

In pictures: home are the Special Olympics heroes

Jul 5th 2011, 4:54 PM 1,091 Views 8 Comments

Games stars are welcomed back after a very successful campaign in Greece.

# medals - Monday 4 July, 2011

Team Ireland medal tally hits 92 on final day
# Winning
# Winning

Team Ireland medal tally hits 92 on final day

Jul 4th 2011, 8:38 AM 912 Views 1 Comment

The Special Olympics will close tomorrow after another impressive set of Irish performances.

# medals - Sunday 3 July, 2011

# medals - Saturday 2 July, 2011