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# on-your-marks - Saturday 27 February, 2021

Out of 10: How did you rate Ireland's victory in Rome? From The42

Out of 10: How did you rate Ireland's victory in Rome?

Feb 27th 2021, 6:01 PM 15,022 Views 17 Comments

Andy Farrell’s men secured their first win of the Championship with a rout of Italy..

# on-your-marks - Sunday 7 February, 2021

How did you rate Ireland's 14-man effort against Wales?
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From The42
# On Your Marks!

How did you rate Ireland's 14-man effort against Wales?

Feb 7th 2021, 5:32 PM 55,714 Views 135 Comments

2021 got off to a rough start for Andy Farrell’s side.

# on-your-marks - Saturday 21 March, 2020

Pressure grows on Olympics chiefs as US Athletics joins calls for Games postponement From The42

Pressure grows on Olympics chiefs as US Athletics joins calls for Games postponement

Mar 21st 2020, 4:21 PM 2,060 Views 4 Comments

It would be the ‘right and responsible thing to do’ they say.

# on-your-marks - Saturday 7 September, 2019

Player ratings as Ireland steady themselves to beat Wales in RWC warm-up
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From The42
# On Your Marks!

Player ratings as Ireland steady themselves to beat Wales in RWC warm-up

Sep 7th 2019, 4:17 PM 32,327 Views 71 Comments

Tries from Rob Kearney, James Ryan and Tadhg Furlong helped Ireland win again on the road to the World Cup

# on-your-marks - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Player ratings as Ryan roars back to help Ireland beat Wales
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From The42
# On Your Marks!

Player ratings as Ryan roars back to help Ireland beat Wales

Aug 31st 2019, 4:49 PM 31,533 Views 104 Comments

Tell us who stood out and who struggled to perform the day before Joe Schmidt picks his 31-man squad.

# on-your-marks - Saturday 25 May, 2019

How did you rate Leinster in their hard-fought Pro14 final win over the Warriors?
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From The42
# On Your Marks!

How did you rate Leinster in their hard-fought Pro14 final win over the Warriors?

May 25th 2019, 8:45 PM 12,407 Views 17 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men completed magnificent defence of their Pro14 crown.

# on-your-marks - Sunday 24 February, 2019

How did you rate Ireland in their stodgy win over Italy?
# Slog
From The42
# Slog

How did you rate Ireland in their stodgy win over Italy?

Feb 24th 2019, 5:06 PM 41,759 Views 95 Comments

Tries from Quinn Roux, Jacob Stockdale, Keith Earls and Conor Murray delivered a bonus point win that feels hard to celebrate.

# on-your-marks - Saturday 17 November, 2018

How did you rate Ireland in their magnificent win over the All Blacks?
# Out Of 10
From The42
# Out Of 10

How did you rate Ireland in their magnificent win over the All Blacks?

Nov 17th 2018, 9:15 PM 88,935 Views 119 Comments

It was night for hard men and cool heads at the Aviva.

# on-your-marks - Sunday 28 October, 2018

PHOTOS: Over 20,000 people hit the capital's streets to take part in Dublin Marathon

PHOTOS: Over 20,000 people hit the capital's streets to take part in Dublin Marathon

Oct 28th 2018, 7:11 PM 24,229 Views 16 Comments

Asefa Bekele and Mesera Dubiso were the winners in the men’s and women’s races.

Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon
# Up And Running
From The42
# Up And Running

Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon

Oct 28th 2018, 1:50 PM 18,327 Views 7 Comments

There were also impressive finishes from Ireland’s Lizzie Lee and Mick Clohisey on Sunday.

# on-your-marks - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Player ratings as Ireland taste defeat for first time in 15 months
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From The42
# On Your Marks!

Player ratings as Ireland taste defeat for first time in 15 months

Jun 9th 2018, 1:37 PM 22,703 Views 50 Comments

The streak is over.

# on-your-marks - Sunday 3 June, 2018

In Pictures: Tens of thousands turn out for Women's Mini Marathon

In Pictures: Tens of thousands turn out for Women's Mini Marathon

Jun 3rd 2018, 5:27 PM 20,044 Views 28 Comments

The race was won by Lizzie Lee from Leevale Athletics Club in Cork.

# on-your-marks - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Player ratings as Ireland see off Wales in Six Nations thriller
# Marks Out Of 10
From The42
# Marks Out Of 10

Player ratings as Ireland see off Wales in Six Nations thriller

Feb 24th 2018, 4:21 PM 26,827 Views 94 Comments

Chris Farrell and Keith Earls were consistently excellent in a topsy-turvy affair.

# on-your-marks - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

The player ratings as the Lions are held to a draw by Hurricanes
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From The42
# On Your Marks!

The player ratings as the Lions are held to a draw by Hurricanes

Jun 27th 2017, 10:58 AM 18,407 Views 12 Comments

Iain Henderson stood out for the tourists, but his yellow card signaled the start of a brilliant ‘Canes comeback.

# on-your-marks - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Sparkling outside backs and more player ratings as the Lions churn through Chiefs
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From The42
# On Your Marks!

Sparkling outside backs and more player ratings as the Lions churn through Chiefs

Jun 20th 2017, 10:36 AM 13,953 Views 11 Comments

Liam Williams and Elliott Daly put their last audition to good use in Hamilton.

# on-your-marks - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Here's how we rated Ireland as they ground out victory against France
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From The42
# On Your Marks!

Here's how we rated Ireland as they ground out victory against France

Feb 25th 2017, 6:59 PM 27,848 Views 83 Comments

Jamie Heaslip and CJ Stander led the tackle count, but who was your man of the match?

# on-your-marks - Saturday 19 November, 2016

How we rated Ireland in the hard-hitting return clash against the All Blacks
# Out Of 10
From The42
# Out Of 10

How we rated Ireland in the hard-hitting return clash against the All Blacks

Nov 19th 2016, 7:33 PM 21,291 Views 62 Comments

The All Blacks got back to winning ways against Ireland, but Joe Schmidt’s side put in another huge performance.

# on-your-marks - Friday 30 September, 2016

'It's punishing children': Students could be penalised over dispute about Junior Cert English exam
# ASTI
# ASTI

'It's punishing children': Students could be penalised over dispute about Junior Cert English exam

Sep 30th 2016, 6:10 AM 18,376 Views 46 Comments

Students taught by ASTI could end up losing 10% of their overall mark, it is feared.

# on-your-marks - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Here's how we rated Ireland in the loss to England
# Out Of 10
From The42
# Out Of 10

Here's how we rated Ireland in the loss to England

Feb 27th 2016, 7:00 PM 20,028 Views 64 Comments

Who was Ireland’s best player for you?

# on-your-marks - Sunday 18 October, 2015

How we rated Ireland in that emotional rollercoaster against Argentina
# Out Of 10
From The42
# Out Of 10

How we rated Ireland in that emotional rollercoaster against Argentina

Oct 18th 2015, 3:17 PM 20,803 Views 129 Comments

So near and yet so far.

# on-your-marks - Sunday 4 October, 2015

How we rated Ireland as they sneaked through Italy test
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From The42
# On Your Marks!

How we rated Ireland as they sneaked through Italy test

Oct 4th 2015, 7:06 PM 5,956 Views 112 Comments

It wasn’t pretty, but Ireland are in the quarter-finals.

# on-your-marks - Saturday 5 September, 2015

How we rated Ireland on a disappointing day in Twickenham From The42

How we rated Ireland on a disappointing day in Twickenham

Sep 5th 2015, 4:56 PM 14,474 Views 33 Comments

It was a game of two halves, but the difference wasn’t stark enough to get Ireland back in the winner’s enclosure.

# on-your-marks - Saturday 4 July, 2015

An election-ready Sinn Féin wants to raise wages by €1 and cut politicians' pay
# Ready To Rumble
# Ready To Rumble

An election-ready Sinn Féin wants to raise wages by €1 and cut politicians' pay

Jul 4th 2015, 10:00 AM 17,352 Views 190 Comments

Sinn Féin is embarking on a national campaign to inform voters as it believes an election is imminent.

# on-your-marks - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Out of 10: How we rated Ireland in a hard fought Six Nations victory over France From The42

Out of 10: How we rated Ireland in a hard fought Six Nations victory over France

Feb 14th 2015, 7:09 PM 21,488 Views 63 Comments

It was a rough night for everyone out there.

# on-your-marks - Sunday 16 November, 2014

How Ireland rated in the eventual rout of Georgia
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From The42
# On Your Marks!

How Ireland rated in the eventual rout of Georgia

Nov 16th 2014, 4:33 PM 14,104 Views 54 Comments

It was tough viewing at times, but Joe Schmidt’s men eventually ran out convincing winners.

# on-your-marks - Friday 31 October, 2014

Thinking of heading out for a run? Here's what you need From The42

Thinking of heading out for a run? Here's what you need

Oct 31st 2014, 7:00 AM 5,453 Views 4 Comments

What do you need for a 10k run?

# on-your-marks - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Out of 10: How Ireland rated in today's Six Nations clash with Scotland
# Ratings
From The42
# Ratings

Out of 10: How Ireland rated in today's Six Nations clash with Scotland

Feb 2nd 2014, 5:01 PM 40,266 Views 95 Comments

Ireland were made to work early on by Scotland, but emerged with a convincing win.

# on-your-marks - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Half-term report: Leinster ship yet to be steadied
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From The42
# On Your Marks!

Half-term report: Leinster ship yet to be steadied

Dec 29th 2013, 7:30 AM 2,243 Views 0 Comments

Leinster got back to winning ways last night and are well placed in their Pro12 defence.

# on-your-marks - Saturday 6 July, 2013

How the Lions rated in their 3rd Test victory over Australia
# Out Of 10
From The42
# Out Of 10

How the Lions rated in their 3rd Test victory over Australia

Jul 6th 2013, 1:11 PM 24,054 Views 84 Comments

It took them a while, but the Lions finally played some rugby in the second half of this 16-41 victory.

# on-your-marks - Thursday 6 December, 2012

The Redzone: Playoff picture to become clear this weekend
# NFL
From The42
# NFL

The Redzone: Playoff picture to become clear this weekend

Dec 6th 2012, 1:45 PM 591 Views 0 Comments

Week 14 will have a big say in the playoff races in both the AFC and NFC.

# on-your-marks - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Ailis McSweeney: For Ireland’s track stars, this is the biggest race of their lives
# Get Set
From The42
# Get Set

Ailis McSweeney: For Ireland’s track stars, this is the biggest race of their lives

Aug 2nd 2012, 7:53 PM 1,076 Views 0 Comments

The likes of Derval O’Rourke, Robert Heffernan and Joanne Cuddihy are ready to go in London, writes their injured team-mate.

# on-your-marks - Monday 4 June, 2012

Paul McCartney to close London Olympics
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Paul McCartney to close London Olympics

Jun 4th 2012, 10:47 PM 515 Views 2 Comments

“I’ve been booked,” the former Beatle admitted today ahead of next month’s kick-off in London.

# on-your-marks - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Watch: Prince Harry beats the fastest man on earth Usain Bolt
# Race Of His Life
From The Daily Edge
# Race Of His Life

Watch: Prince Harry beats the fastest man on earth Usain Bolt

Mar 6th 2012, 11:00 PM 5,988 Views 26 Comments

Although the Jamaican sprinter seemed to give the Prince a bit of an easy ride in the 100m dash…

# on-your-marks - Monday 7 November, 2011

Art attack: Here's the 12 London 2012 Olympics posters
# Tracey Emin
From The42
# Tracey Emin

Art attack: Here's the 12 London 2012 Olympics posters

Nov 7th 2011, 2:01 PM 335 Views 0 Comments

The likes of Tracey Emin have been moved to produce these striking posters ahead of next summer’s games. What do you think?

# on-your-marks - Sunday 24 July, 2011

Here's a video of a punch-up between two runners in Monaco this weekend
# Get Set
From The42
# Get Set

Here's a video of a punch-up between two runners in Monaco this weekend

Jul 24th 2011, 2:19 PM 760 Views 3 Comments

The French middle distance athletes have both apologised after embarrassing carry-on.

# on-your-marks - Wednesday 22 June, 2011

Valencia preview: Back to sunnier climes
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From The42
# On Your Marks!

Valencia preview: Back to sunnier climes

Jun 22nd 2011, 3:51 PM 99 Views 0 Comments

Following the drama of a wet and windy Montreal race, the Formula 1 season comes closer to home with the European Grand Prix in Valencia.