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#Sunday Game

# sunday-game - Monday 9 November, 2020

'I wouldn't care if it was a blizzard, I'd happily stand there' - presenting live GAA in stormy weather
# Rain On Me
From The42
# Rain On Me

'I wouldn't care if it was a blizzard, I'd happily stand there' - presenting live GAA in stormy weather

Updated Nov 9th 2020, 9:47 PM 32,296 Views 6 Comments

Gráinne McElwain and Joanne Cantwell speak to The42 about presenting the coverage in horrible conditions.

# sunday-game - Sunday 24 May, 2020

'It's in the title. It's a song for everyone in Ireland' - The Sunday Game's cover of a Dubliners classic
# Song For Ireland
From The42
# Song For Ireland

'It's in the title. It's a song for everyone in Ireland' - The Sunday Game's cover of a Dubliners classic

May 24th 2020, 8:00 AM 41,307 Views 18 Comments

Kildare supporter Dan McCabe collaborated with the RTÉ GAA show to pay tribute to frontline workers.

# sunday-game - Monday 1 July, 2019

Cork best placed to challenge Limerick for All-Ireland glory, says Clare's Tony Kelly
# Rebel Roar
From The42
# Rebel Roar

Cork best placed to challenge Limerick for All-Ireland glory, says Clare's Tony Kelly

Jul 1st 2019, 2:33 PM 10,714 Views 20 Comments

The Banner star was on The Sunday Game last night and believes the Rebels ‘could be waiting in the long grass’.

# sunday-game - Monday 10 June, 2019

'The will to fight seems to be gone out of that team' - Daly laments second Clare hammering
# Home Truths
From The42
# Home Truths

'The will to fight seems to be gone out of that team' - Daly laments second Clare hammering

Jun 10th 2019, 4:42 PM 9,221 Views 26 Comments

The two-time All-Ireland winner was speaking after his county suffered an 18-point defeat to Limerick.

Do you agree with the man-of-the-match awards from this weekend's GAA action?
# TOP TOP PLAYERS
From The42
# TOP TOP PLAYERS

Do you agree with the man-of-the-match awards from this weekend's GAA action?

Jun 10th 2019, 3:16 PM 8,303 Views 11 Comments

Star performers from Donegal, Galway and Limerick got the nod this week.

# sunday-game - Friday 3 May, 2019

'They’re giving the public what they want' - Sunday Game pundit backs hurling-heavy schedule
# Championship Is Back
From The42
# Championship Is Back

'They’re giving the public what they want' - Sunday Game pundit backs hurling-heavy schedule

May 3rd 2019, 8:00 AM 25,550 Views 55 Comments

Derek McGrath believes RTÉ made the right decision to televise nine Munster SHC games this summer.

# sunday-game - Monday 2 July, 2018

Do you agree with the man-of-the-match award winners from this weekend's GAA action?
# Top Performers
From The42
# Top Performers

Do you agree with the man-of-the-match award winners from this weekend's GAA action?

Jul 2nd 2018, 3:40 PM 8,670 Views 7 Comments

There were plenty of star performances during a busy weekend of championship games across hurling and football.

# sunday-game - Monday 28 May, 2018

Anthony Daly suggests allowing an extra team play in the Leinster hurling championship
# Make Room
From The42
# Make Room

Anthony Daly suggests allowing an extra team play in the Leinster hurling championship

May 28th 2018, 11:53 AM 13,259 Views 10 Comments

“I don’t think there’d be any reason why we couldn’t extend Leinster by one next year,” said Daly.

Do you agree with the selections for the Sunday Game man-of-the-match awards?
# MVP
From The42
# MVP

Do you agree with the selections for the Sunday Game man-of-the-match awards?

May 28th 2018, 10:09 AM 11,758 Views 13 Comments

Players from Galway and Tipperary were the recipients of the awards on this week’s show.

# sunday-game - Monday 7 May, 2018

Colm Cooper would be 'amazed' if Brogan plays for Dublin this summer
# Cruciate Victim
From The42
# Cruciate Victim

Colm Cooper would be 'amazed' if Brogan plays for Dublin this summer

May 7th 2018, 8:15 PM 28,287 Views 25 Comments

Bernard Brogan is aiming for a comeback at the latter stages of the championship.

# sunday-game - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Tony Keady tributes and Jack McCaffrey's cheeky celebration -  the top 7 Sunday Game moments of 2017
# Reflection
From The42
# Reflection

Tony Keady tributes and Jack McCaffrey's cheeky celebration - the top 7 Sunday Game moments of 2017

Dec 24th 2017, 10:30 PM 15,044 Views 4 Comments

Here’s some of the best moments from the GAA’s flagship TV programme.

# sunday-game - Monday 18 September, 2017

All-Ireland final is most-watched Irish programme so far this year
# Sunday Game
# Sunday Game

All-Ireland final is most-watched Irish programme so far this year

Sep 18th 2017, 8:12 PM 14,692 Views 38 Comments

Dublin’s narrow victory over Mayo was watched by more than one million people.

# sunday-game - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

'I remember seeing myself on the telly and thinking I looked terrible'
# Heart Failure
# Heart Failure

'I remember seeing myself on the telly and thinking I looked terrible'

Sep 12th 2017, 6:00 AM 32,700 Views 3 Comments

Michael Lyster wants people to know the symptoms of heart failure, which affects about 90,000 people in Ireland.

# sunday-game - Monday 4 September, 2017

The Sunday Game pundits name their 2017 Hurling Team of the Year
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

The Sunday Game pundits name their 2017 Hurling Team of the Year

Sep 4th 2017, 8:00 AM 45,485 Views 49 Comments

Champions Galway dominate the team as expected.

# sunday-game - Sunday 25 June, 2017

'The idea of a proper championship is a farce': Colm O'Rourke calls for championship shake-up
# Reform
From The42
# Reform

'The idea of a proper championship is a farce': Colm O'Rourke calls for championship shake-up

Jun 25th 2017, 6:51 PM 11,715 Views 25 Comments

Dublin inflicted a 31-point hammering on Westmeath to revive talk of second tier championships.

# sunday-game - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Mickey Harte criticises Ciaran Whelan's stance on Aidan O'Shea 'dive'
# Double Standards
From The42
# Double Standards

Mickey Harte criticises Ciaran Whelan's stance on Aidan O'Shea 'dive'

Jul 12th 2016, 11:10 AM 11,546 Views 10 Comments

The Sunday Game pundit was adamant last August that Tiernan McCann should make an immediate public apology for diving.

# sunday-game - Sunday 15 May, 2016

Constipated hurling to two-trick ponies: 10 most controversial moments on The Sunday Game
# Sound Bites
From The42
# Sound Bites

Constipated hurling to two-trick ponies: 10 most controversial moments on The Sunday Game

May 15th 2016, 4:06 PM 15,000 Views 8 Comments

The Sunday Game returns tonight and it has provided us with its fair share of memorable moments over the years.

# sunday-game - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Here are the 31 championship games RTÉ One will be showing live this summer
# Championship Fever
From The42
# Championship Fever

Here are the 31 championship games RTÉ One will be showing live this summer

May 8th 2016, 2:50 PM 11,371 Views 11 Comments

‘The Sunday Game’ will also return to our screens on RTÉ2 next weekend.

# sunday-game - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Do you agree with The Sunday Game’s man-of-the-match selection?
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Do you agree with The Sunday Game’s man-of-the-match selection?

Sep 6th 2015, 11:49 PM 12,982 Views 7 Comments

Burke, Fennelly and Reid were the candidates.

The Sunday Game panel have selected their hurling team of the year
# Star Performers
From The42
# Star Performers

The Sunday Game panel have selected their hurling team of the year

Sep 6th 2015, 11:13 PM 27,240 Views 30 Comments

Four counties are represented among the 15 players.

# sunday-game - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Was Ciaran Whelan too soft on Dublin? Here's his defence of Sunday Game views
# Hitting Back
From The42
# Hitting Back

Was Ciaran Whelan too soft on Dublin? Here's his defence of Sunday Game views

Sep 2nd 2015, 9:58 AM 14,054 Views 69 Comments

The pundit went on Newstalk last night to address the issue.

# sunday-game - Monday 29 June, 2015

There was a tux on the Sunday Game last night and nobody could handle it
# Take A Bow
From The Daily Edge
# Take A Bow

There was a tux on the Sunday Game last night and nobody could handle it

Jun 29th 2015, 7:50 AM 6,731 Views 0 Comments

Tomás Ó Sé was on fleek.

# sunday-game - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

The man behind the Sunday Game theme song has died
# RIP
# RIP

The man behind the Sunday Game theme song has died

Jun 10th 2015, 11:20 AM 9,675 Views 18 Comments

James Last, the popular easy-listening big band leader, has died at the age of 86.

# sunday-game - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Do you agree with the Sunday Game's man-of-the-match selection?
# Star Man
From The42
# Star Man

Do you agree with the Sunday Game's man-of-the-match selection?

Jun 7th 2015, 10:19 PM 8,235 Views 17 Comments

His big brother would have been proud of that display.

# sunday-game - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Kilkenny and Tipp well represented in Sunday Game team of the year
# All-Star XV
From The42
# All-Star XV

Kilkenny and Tipp well represented in Sunday Game team of the year

Sep 28th 2014, 10:53 PM 14,961 Views 26 Comments

Richie Hogan has been named Player of the Year by the panel, meanwhile.

# sunday-game - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Poll: Who was your man of the match from today's Tipperary v Cork All-Ireland semi-final?
# Your Say
From The42
# Your Say

Poll: Who was your man of the match from today's Tipperary v Cork All-Ireland semi-final?

Aug 17th 2014, 5:03 PM 6,844 Views 14 Comments

Did Seamus Callanan’s brace make him a shoe-in, or were there better players on the field today?

# sunday-game - Saturday 17 May, 2014

14 reasons we’re glad The Sunday Game is back
# Boys Of Summer
From The42
# Boys Of Summer

14 reasons we’re glad The Sunday Game is back

May 17th 2014, 9:30 AM 7,035 Views 5 Comments

The boys are back in town [RTÉ studios] tomorrow.

# sunday-game - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

'Pure constipated hurling', 'Mi Wadi & Biscuits' and other words in the GAA in 2013
# Said And Done
From The42
# Said And Done

'Pure constipated hurling', 'Mi Wadi & Biscuits' and other words in the GAA in 2013

Dec 24th 2013, 8:30 PM 4,908 Views 2 Comments

Plenty people had plenty to say about plenty of events in GAA. Here’s the best of them.

# sunday-game - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Brolly: referee gave Mayo a penalty to make up for disallowed goal 'balls-up'
# Ref Justice
From The42
# Ref Justice

Brolly: referee gave Mayo a penalty to make up for disallowed goal 'balls-up'

Aug 25th 2013, 5:52 PM 7,197 Views 18 Comments

The former Derry player was in full agreement with his RTÉ punditry partner Pat Spillane for once.

# sunday-game - Thursday 8 August, 2013

'Joe Brolly is speaking absolute nonsense' - Peter Canavan
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'Joe Brolly is speaking absolute nonsense' - Peter Canavan

Aug 8th 2013, 8:00 AM 11,307 Views 33 Comments

He also dismissed claims that cynical fouling was being “systematically coached” as untrue.

# sunday-game - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

9 Americanisms that have invaded the sports we love
# Soccerball
From The42
# Soccerball

9 Americanisms that have invaded the sports we love

Jul 2nd 2013, 2:42 PM 4,373 Views 6 Comments

From sponsored goal highlights, half-time interviews and cutting to commercials midway through a match.

# sunday-game - Monday 1 July, 2013

London footballers belt out Chumbawamba in dressing room after Leitrim win
# Tubthumping
From The42
# Tubthumping

London footballers belt out Chumbawamba in dressing room after Leitrim win

Jul 1st 2013, 6:40 PM 5,030 Views 1 Comment

Boris Johnson may not be going to the Connacht Final on 21 July but maybe the Burnley anthem makers will show up.

# sunday-game - Monday 10 June, 2013

9 pictures that sum up how busy Wexford's Lee Chin was this weekend
# Dual Star
From The42
# Dual Star

9 pictures that sum up how busy Wexford's Lee Chin was this weekend

Jun 10th 2013, 12:07 PM 8,745 Views 2 Comments

Playing for your county’s senior hurlers, your county’s senior footballers and appearing on the Sunday Game. All in a weekend’s work for Lee Chin.

# sunday-game - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Tyrone's Mickey Harte wary of 'utter contempt' shown by Sunday Game panelists
# Red Handed
From The42
# Red Handed

Tyrone's Mickey Harte wary of 'utter contempt' shown by Sunday Game panelists

Jun 1st 2013, 11:32 AM 4,631 Views 9 Comments

“Their opinion is quite often way off beam itself,” said Harte. “Nobody pulls them to task.”

# sunday-game - Saturday 25 May, 2013

Joe Brolly thinks comparison to Eamon Dunphy is 'bollocks'
# Sunday Game
From The42
# Sunday Game

Joe Brolly thinks comparison to Eamon Dunphy is 'bollocks'

May 25th 2013, 10:30 AM 4,096 Views 14 Comments

He’s jumped the fence, baby.

# sunday-game - Saturday 6 April, 2013

25 sporting theme tunes that will make you feel nostalgic
# Playlist
From The42
# Playlist

25 sporting theme tunes that will make you feel nostalgic

Apr 6th 2013, 9:00 PM 45,912 Views 72 Comments

Featuring Shakira, The Sunday Game and Gladiators, among others.

# sunday-game - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Sweet! 18 pictures of sports stars and their cakes
# Treat
From The42
# Treat

Sweet! 18 pictures of sports stars and their cakes

Jul 5th 2012, 8:38 AM 1,589 Views 1 Comment

You’re welcome.

# sunday-game - Monday 28 May, 2012

'The whole thing smells a bit': Sunday Game panel round on Seanie Johnston
# Sunday Roast
From The42
# Sunday Roast

'The whole thing smells a bit': Sunday Game panel round on Seanie Johnston

May 28th 2012, 4:05 PM 1,336 Views 2 Comments

Joe Brolly and Colm O’Rourke were scathing in their comments about the former Cavan player, as well as his new club and county.

# sunday-game - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

WATCH: GAA trick shots video ft. Meath's Cian Ward
# Nice
From The42
# Nice

WATCH: GAA trick shots video ft. Meath's Cian Ward

Sep 28th 2011, 10:56 AM 3,108 Views 0 Comments

The GAA are updating their image with a slick new trick shots video, featuring the mandatory hip hop soundtrack to boot.

# sunday-game - Thursday 28 July, 2011

Who would you cast in RTE Sport: The Movie?
# Fast Forward
From The42
# Fast Forward

Who would you cast in RTE Sport: The Movie?

Jul 28th 2011, 3:43 PM 637 Views 6 Comments

The casting for a new Holywood movie on ESPN will begin soon after the film was green-lighted. But Hollywood starlets and silver screen leading men would best portray OUR favourite sports presenters and pundits.

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