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Thursday 21 September 2023 Dublin: 9°C

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Fiona Doyle: To know that you're being beaten by drug cheats is heartbreaking
The Irish swimmer reflects on an eventful 12 months in which she finally fulfilled her childhood dream of competing at the Olympics.
'I'd love to see an Irish guy playing in the NFL in the next 10 years'
The sport is going from strength to strength in Ireland and for those involved, the sky’s the limit.
'In Ireland, there were roadblocks put in my way. Here, they really want you to be successful'
Irish boxing coach Billy Walsh chats to The42 about his rollercoaster year with Team USA.
Billy Walsh named world coach of the year after guiding US to Olympic glory
The Team USA coach helped the country win three medals at the Olympics.
'I fell out of love with the sport over the last few years'
Katie Taylor talked about “the lowest point of my career” and her new life as a pro on the Late Late Show tonight.
Ireland's Seamus Power shares the lead in Mississippi
The Waterford native carded a bogey-free opening round at the Sanderson Farm Championship.
Ireland's best-loved Olympic medal-winning brothers have been busy since Rio
Gary and Paul O’Donovan are as hungry as ever after their success in Brazil.
Four years later, Rob Heffernan will finally be presented with his Olympic medal
The Irish race walker is looking forward to receiving the bronze at a special ceremony in Cork.
Paralympic Breakfast: Dunlevy and McCrystal hoping to end Paralympics on a high
In addition, 14-year-old Nicole Turner competes in the Swimming S6 100m Free Heats this afternoon.
Paralympic Breakfast: O'Leary out to medal after making history
There’s also Irish involvement in cycling, sailing, swimming and athletics in Rio today.
'Send him back to Ireland' - A new documentary looks at Billy Walsh's rocky start in America
The boxing coach previously guided Team Ireland to a number of medals at the Olympics.
Steak, spuds and selfies: A hero's welcome for O'Donovan brothers in Cork
The pair arrived into Cork
Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
Kevin Mallon’s release, a day at the Áras for Team Ireland and damaged headstones in Belfast had everyone talking.
Team Ireland visited the Áras today and there were smiles all around
He also had some strong words for Ireland’s sporting bosses. .
Rio police publish emails between Pat Hickey and THG discussing sale of Ireland's Olympics tickets
The “weekly” emails date back to 2010. Rio police also told that they want to establish if FAI chief John Delaney was involved in the OCI’s sale of Rio tickets.
Controversial pick Pollock leads Irish trio home with terrific charge through second half of Marathon
The Co. Down man went a long way towards justifying his selection for the Games.
19 times the Irish in Rio did us proud
Flying the flag.
19 times the Irish in Rio did us proud
Flying the flag.
Michael Conlan suggests Ireland are being punished for former judge's Guardian revelations
The Belfast native admitted to being nervous about dubious judging ahead of his fights.
'I know that's she's not fit' - Disappointment for Ciara Everard as her Rio dream ends
The Kilkenny native finished last and looked well below her best in today’s event.
Rio Olympics liveblog: Day 12
After yesterday’s drama, we’re back for more.
'One of the greatest Irish performances' - Stunning Thomas Barr reaches 400m hurdles final
The Waterford native finished first at the Rio Olympics and set a new national record in the process.
'This has been the longest week ever!' Annalise Murphy's family overjoyed at Olympics success
The sailor’s brother, sister and mother were among those watching on in Rio this afternoon.
Angry Billy Walsh savages 'crazy' boxing judging
The lightweight Mikaela Mayer suffered defeat in front of a mostly anti-American crowd to the Russian Anastasiia Beliakova.
Ireland's Scott Evans bows out of Rio Olympics after creating history
The Dubliner was defeated by Viktor Axelsen of Denmark this evening.
'Absolutely delighted' Judy Reynolds earns new personal best in Olympics Dressage final
The Kildare native came 18th overall at the event in Rio today,
'I think we hit a homerun with Billy' - Walsh's influence already felt in US boxing
The coach previously left his role in Irish boxing in acrimonious fashion.
Bitter disappointment for Ireland as Katie Taylor crashes out of Rio Olympics
The London gold medallist lost on split decision to Finland’s Mira Potkonen.
Rio Olympics liveblog: Day 10
There’s plenty of Irish interest to keep up-to-date with in Brazil today.
'My tactics were to qualify in whatever means possible': Ciara Mageean has given herself one job in Rio
With steely determination and composure, Ciara Mageean made an impressive Olympic debut in Rio.
This RTÉ pundit got very emotional after Team Ireland won their first Olympics medal today
It’s been a historic day for Irish rowing.
70 for Padraig Harrington as early Olympic pace-setters threaten to pull away
Seamus Power also managed to hit back-to-back birdies on his front nine.
'I left everything in the pool': Nicholas Quinn walks away from Rio 2016 with head held high after heat victory
The Mayo man ended the Olympic heats in 19th place.
Shane Ryan 2nd in 100m freestyle heat, but it's not fast enough to qualify
Defending Olympic champion Nathan Adrian was perilously close to missing the semi-finals too.
Stunning upset as Ireland's Paddy Barnes crashes out of the Olympics
The Irish boxer was up against Spain’s Samuel Carmona Heredia.
Hotline Rings: The42's Olympics podcast - episode one
We look back at Ireland’s weekend at the Olympic Games.
'Cheaters are cheaters' – Heartbreak for Fiona Doyle as she falls short to Russian
She missed out on the semi-finals as the previously-banned Yulia Efimova claimed victory in the heat.
No final destination for Ireland's Shane Ryan as he bows out in backstroke semis
Ryan finishes 16th overall in the men’s 100m backstroke.
'One of their big worries is: how do I handle walking into the Olympic Village and seeing my heroes'
Niamh Fitzpatrick chats to The42 about working as Team Ireland’s sports psychologist.
People are obsessed with Team Ireland's 'Luigi' inspired Olympic uniforms