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#Rule 42

# rule-42 - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

From The42 ‘It was wonderful being in that room because history was made’ Rule 42

‘It was wonderful being in that room because history was made’

Former GAA President Sean Kelly lifts the lid on the politics involved in opening up Croke Park to soccer and rugby.

# rule-42 - Friday 20 March, 2020

From The42 QUIZ: How well do you remember Croke Park's rugby and soccer days? Rule 42

QUIZ: How well do you remember Croke Park's rugby and soccer days?

10 years have passed since international rugby darkened the doors of GAA HQ.

# rule-42 - Sunday 19 February, 2017

From The42 'The game in Croke Park made normal Ireland-England Tests look like a garden fete' 10 Years On This post contains videos

'The game in Croke Park made normal Ireland-England Tests look like a garden fete'

Ten years on from England’s historic visit to GAA HQ, BBC presenter John Inverdale and Rob Kitson of the Guardian share their memories.

# rule-42 - Saturday 11 February, 2017

10 years on from 'manic aggression': Behind the dressing room door on rugby's Croke Park debut

‘Everybody feels they were there,’ but O’Connell’s famous speech would only emerge much later.

# rule-42 - Thursday 24 September, 2015

From The42 'Driving Muhammad Ali around Croker in a golf buggy is a stand-out memory' GAA HQ

'Driving Muhammad Ali around Croker in a golf buggy is a stand-out memory'

Croke Park Commercial and Stadium Director Peter McKenna has been overseeing events on Jones’ Road for nearly 15 years.

# rule-42 - Friday 17 July, 2015

From The42 A new statue at Shannon airport is marking one of Irish sport's most iconic moments Set In Stone

A new statue at Shannon airport is marking one of Irish sport's most iconic moments

Paul O’Connell’s famous line-out has been turned into a sculpture.

# rule-42 - Thursday 16 April, 2015

From The42 Ireland was a scary place where Brian McFadden reigned supreme when the GAA lifted Rule 42 Changes

Ireland was a scary place where Brian McFadden reigned supreme when the GAA lifted Rule 42

It was ten years ago today the GAA opened the doors of Croke Park.

# rule-42 - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

From The42 Action Replay: the day the GAA opened its doors Retrospective This post contains videos

Action Replay: the day the GAA opened its doors

This week’s retrospective column takes a look back at the GAA’s historic decision to amend Rule 42.