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#Sportswriting

# sportswriting - Sunday 6 June, 2021

Irish football's diverse future and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Irish football's diverse future and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jun 6th 2021, 8:30 AM 5,327 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and enjoy some of our favourite pieces from the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 23 May, 2021

The 'career car-crash' of an ex-Ireland international and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Recommended
From The42
# Recommended

The 'career car-crash' of an ex-Ireland international and more of the week's best sportswriting

May 23rd 2021, 8:30 AM 16,158 Views 1 Comment

Put the kettle on and get stuck into some of our favourite sporting reads from the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 16 May, 2021

Sir Alex Ferguson, a famous cycling family, and the week's best sportswriting
# Read The Game
From The42
# Read The Game

Sir Alex Ferguson, a famous cycling family, and the week's best sportswriting

May 16th 2021, 8:30 AM 3,789 Views 0 Comments

Time to boil the kettle…

# sportswriting - Sunday 2 May, 2021

The 'athletic freak' that is Lindsay Peat, José's quiet departure, and the week's best sportswriting
# Read The Game
From The42
# Read The Game

The 'athletic freak' that is Lindsay Peat, José's quiet departure, and the week's best sportswriting

May 2nd 2021, 8:30 AM 5,931 Views 0 Comments

Boil the kettle, it’s that time of the week…

# sportswriting - Sunday 4 April, 2021

The current state of Irish football, the late, great David Rocastle, and the week's best sportswriting
# Read The Game
From The42
# Read The Game

The current state of Irish football, the late, great David Rocastle, and the week's best sportswriting

Apr 4th 2021, 8:30 AM 3,340 Views 1 Comment

Stick the kettle on, and crack open an Easter egg for breakfast…

# sportswriting - Sunday 28 March, 2021

The 'Wesurrection' of Cambridge United and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
# Recommended

The 'Wesurrection' of Cambridge United and more of the week's best sportswriting

Mar 28th 2021, 8:30 AM 7,059 Views 0 Comments

Some of our favourite pieces from the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Friday 12 March, 2021

Join us for a special live sportswriting event with Wright Thompson
# Sportswriting
From The42
# Sportswriting

Join us for a special live sportswriting event with Wright Thompson

Mar 12th 2021, 9:08 AM 3,776 Views 0 Comments

Gavin Cooney will host a live episode of Behind The Lines.

# sportswriting - Sunday 28 February, 2021

A night out with Leon Spinks in Chicago and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

A night out with Leon Spinks in Chicago and more of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 28th 2021, 8:30 AM 5,147 Views 2 Comments

Stick on the kettle and get stuck into this lot.

# sportswriting - Sunday 7 February, 2021

The Olympic hero involved in the US Capitol siege and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
# Recommended

The Olympic hero involved in the US Capitol siege and more of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 7th 2021, 8:30 AM 6,747 Views 3 Comments

A selection of our favourite reads from the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 24 January, 2021

The many sides of Jerry Kiernan and the week's best sportswriting
# Sportswriting
From The42
# Sportswriting

The many sides of Jerry Kiernan and the week's best sportswriting

Jan 24th 2021, 7:30 AM 5,930 Views 0 Comments

Stick on the kettle and get stuck into our picks from the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 17 January, 2021

Winning 10 All-Irelands in the most caring, kind and inoffensive way and the week's best sportswriting
# Recommended Reading
From The42
# Recommended Reading

Winning 10 All-Irelands in the most caring, kind and inoffensive way and the week's best sportswriting

Jan 17th 2021, 8:30 AM 3,227 Views 0 Comments

Stick on the kettle and get stuck into our picks from the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 10 January, 2021

The Premier League's first British-Asian player and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
# Recommended

The Premier League's first British-Asian player and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jan 10th 2021, 8:30 AM 7,355 Views 0 Comments

Time reading these will be time well spent.

# sportswriting - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Dementia fears in rugby, Mayo's everlasting spirit and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Dementia fears in rugby, Mayo's everlasting spirit and more of the week's best sportswriting

Dec 20th 2020, 8:30 AM 4,447 Views 0 Comments

Stick on the kettle and get stuck into this lot.

# sportswriting - Sunday 13 December, 2020

Liam Brady's Sunday dinners with an Italian World Cup hero and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Wined And Dined
From The42
# Wined And Dined

Liam Brady's Sunday dinners with an Italian World Cup hero and more of the week's best sportswriting

Dec 13th 2020, 8:30 AM 9,350 Views 0 Comments

We’ve picked out some recommended reading for you to enjoy.

# sportswriting - Sunday 6 December, 2020

A terrifying crowd crush at an Old Firm derby and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

A terrifying crowd crush at an Old Firm derby and more of the week's best sportswriting

Dec 6th 2020, 8:30 AM 4,932 Views 1 Comment

Stick the kettle on and treat yourself to this lot.

# sportswriting - Sunday 22 November, 2020

How Jack Charlton's 'carpet-baggers' qualified for USA 94 and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Recommended
From The42
# Recommended

How Jack Charlton's 'carpet-baggers' qualified for USA 94 and more of the week's best sportswriting

Nov 22nd 2020, 8:30 AM 6,258 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and treat yourself to this lot.

# sportswriting - Sunday 15 November, 2020

What it's like to play football on your period and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Essential Reading
From The42
# Essential Reading

What it's like to play football on your period and more of the week's best sportswriting

Nov 15th 2020, 8:30 AM 5,729 Views 0 Comments

Plus, Tim Keown looks at the NFL’s most beloved player on its most disastrous team.

# sportswriting - Sunday 8 November, 2020

The time Dublin nearly got a Premier League team and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

The time Dublin nearly got a Premier League team and more of the week's best sportswriting

Nov 8th 2020, 8:30 AM 8,670 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on, it’s that time of the week.

# sportswriting - Sunday 1 November, 2020

Marcus Rashford tackles a UK government 's**tshow' and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Recommended Reads
From The42
# Recommended Reads

Marcus Rashford tackles a UK government 's**tshow' and more of the week's best sportswriting

Nov 1st 2020, 8:30 AM 6,849 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and treat yourself to this lot.

# sportswriting - Sunday 11 October, 2020

An Irish Olympian's battle with Parkinson's, mental health advice, and the week's best sportswriting
# Recommended Reading
From The42
# Recommended Reading

An Irish Olympian's battle with Parkinson's, mental health advice, and the week's best sportswriting

Oct 11th 2020, 8:30 AM 12,308 Views 0 Comments

Boil the kettle and get reading…

# sportswriting - Sunday 4 October, 2020

A farewell to Dermo, mayhem as the transfer window closes and the week's best sportswriting
# Read The Game
From The42
# Read The Game

A farewell to Dermo, mayhem as the transfer window closes and the week's best sportswriting

Oct 4th 2020, 8:30 AM 11,771 Views 0 Comments

Boil the kettle and get reading…

# sportswriting - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Remembering Pat Smullen, the home support for Sam Bennett and the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Remembering Pat Smullen, the home support for Sam Bennett and the week's best sportswriting

Sep 20th 2020, 11:23 AM 4,866 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and get stuck into this lot.

# sportswriting - Sunday 13 September, 2020

The truth about Ravel Morrison and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

The truth about Ravel Morrison and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Sep 13th 2020, 2:56 PM 10,485 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and enjoy this week’s best writing.

# sportswriting - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Clare make hurling history, Zizou at Dalyer and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Read The Game
From The42
# Read The Game

Clare make hurling history, Zizou at Dalyer and more of the week's best sportswriting

Sep 6th 2020, 8:30 AM 7,569 Views 0 Comments

Stick on the kettle and settle in to some of our favourite pieces from the last seven days, including a stunning Bohemians oral history.

# sportswriting - Sunday 23 August, 2020

Missing the magic of a commentating legend as he turns 90 and the week's best sportswriting
# Essential Reads
From The42
# Essential Reads

Missing the magic of a commentating legend as he turns 90 and the week's best sportswriting

Aug 23rd 2020, 8:30 AM 5,880 Views 2 Comments

Plus, a basketball star’s fight for justice and the rise of Champions League finalists Paris Saint-Germain.

# sportswriting - Sunday 2 August, 2020

The Second Captain who went in search of George Gibney and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Essential Reading
From The42
# Essential Reading

The Second Captain who went in search of George Gibney and more of the week's best sportswriting

Aug 2nd 2020, 8:30 AM 9,665 Views 0 Comments

Plus, Anthony Daly revists the Offaly trilogy of ’98, the ‘sit-in’ and what haunts him most from a painful year.

# sportswriting - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Michael Johnson's struggles at City, Connolly on Galway glory days and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

Michael Johnson's struggles at City, Connolly on Galway glory days and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jul 12th 2020, 10:30 AM 5,909 Views 0 Comments

Stick on the kettle and give these pieces a read.

# sportswriting - Sunday 17 May, 2020

Cian O'Connor's rise and fall, Páidí Ó Sé's greatness and Sports Stadium recalled
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

Cian O'Connor's rise and fall, Páidí Ó Sé's greatness and Sports Stadium recalled

May 17th 2020, 10:30 AM 6,784 Views 1 Comment

Here’s the best of the internet this week.

# sportswriting - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Now That’s What I Call Behind The Lines, Vol 2 - listen to the best bits from our sportswriting podcast
# Sportswriting
From The42
# Sportswriting

Now That’s What I Call Behind The Lines, Vol 2 - listen to the best bits from our sportswriting podcast

Apr 29th 2020, 3:56 PM 1,589 Views 0 Comments

We’ve put together a highlights reel of some of the show’s best bits.

# sportswriting - Sunday 5 April, 2020

Pasta and friendship, The Missing Olympics, and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Sunday Papers
From The42
# Sunday Papers

Pasta and friendship, The Missing Olympics, and more of the week's best sportswriting

Apr 5th 2020, 8:30 AM 2,932 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on, it’s that time of the week.

# sportswriting - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Late nights, dark places, and knowing when to pull back - The Art of Ghostwriting
# Sportswriting
From The42
# Sportswriting

Late nights, dark places, and knowing when to pull back - The Art of Ghostwriting

Mar 22nd 2020, 8:30 AM 12,851 Views 2 Comments

We talk to Vincent Hogan, Paul Kimmage, Christy O’Connor, Keith Duggan and Dion Fanning about what goes into writing a sports autobiography.

# sportswriting - Saturday 14 March, 2020

'Just because there's no live sport, that doesn't mean we're stopping' - Sports media versus the shutdown
# THE SHOW GOES ON
From The42
# THE SHOW GOES ON

'Just because there's no live sport, that doesn't mean we're stopping' - Sports media versus the shutdown

Mar 14th 2020, 10:00 AM 29,475 Views 25 Comments

Media outlets across Ireland are finding ways to adapt to a world without live sport.

# sportswriting - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Learning from Mayo tweet scandal, steroids in youth rugby and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Learning from Mayo tweet scandal, steroids in youth rugby and more of the week's best sportswriting

Mar 8th 2020, 8:30 AM 7,274 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on, it’s that time of the week.

# sportswriting - Sunday 23 February, 2020

The murky dealings of one of Arsenal's greatest managers and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Recommended
From The42
# Recommended

The murky dealings of one of Arsenal's greatest managers and more of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 23rd 2020, 8:30 AM 14,290 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on, it’s that time of the week.

# sportswriting - Sunday 16 February, 2020

The high school coach who can't forget Parkland and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

The high school coach who can't forget Parkland and more of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 16th 2020, 8:30 AM 5,564 Views 0 Comments

Enjoy some of our favourite reads from the last week.

# sportswriting - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

This is what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week
# In The Clubhouse
From The42
# In The Clubhouse

This is what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

Feb 11th 2020, 2:15 PM 3,168 Views 0 Comments

Everyone’s joined up already, yeah?

# sportswriting - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Consequences of Cantona's kung-fu kick, Kobe Bryant's greatness and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

Consequences of Cantona's kung-fu kick, Kobe Bryant's greatness and more of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 2nd 2020, 8:30 AM 5,427 Views 0 Comments

A selection of our favourite bits of sportswriting from around the world over the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

'There's a generation of sportswriters in Ireland from the '90s who were massively influenced by American sports journalism'
# On The Record
From The42
# On The Record

'There's a generation of sportswriters in Ireland from the '90s who were massively influenced by American sports journalism'

Jan 28th 2020, 10:07 AM 4,379 Views 0 Comments

Episode 15 of the Behind The Lines podcast – featuring Dave Hannigan – is out now.

# sportswriting - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Rugby turning 'rotten' and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Recommended
From The42
# Recommended

Rugby turning 'rotten' and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jan 26th 2020, 8:30 AM 11,720 Views 14 Comments

A selection of our favourite bits of sportswriting from around the world over the past seven days.

# sportswriting - Sunday 19 January, 2020

Anthony Foley, the ESPN editor who joined the priesthood, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Sportswriting
From The42
# Sportswriting

Anthony Foley, the ESPN editor who joined the priesthood, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Jan 19th 2020, 8:30 AM 7,908 Views 0 Comments

Put your feet up and dive into some of the best pieces of writing we’ve enjoyed over the past week.

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