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Meet Ireland's Olympic Team: Annalise Murphy
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Meet Ireland's Olympic Team: Annalise Murphy

Jul 27th 2016, 2:30 PM 4,405 Views 4 Comments

The Dubliner just missed out on a medal in London and is putting in the work to medal this time around.

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Oliver Dingley
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# The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Oliver Dingley

Jul 25th 2016, 6:00 PM 3,381 Views 1 Comment

All you need to know about the first diver to represent the Irish team at the Games in 68 years.

Meet Ireland's Olympic Team: Steven Donnelly
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# The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic Team: Steven Donnelly

Jul 25th 2016, 2:30 PM 2,539 Views 0 Comments

The Ballymena brawler is confident of winning a medal after qualifying at the expense of Adam Nolan.

'I cried for hours after finally qualifying for the Olympics'
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# Success

'I cried for hours after finally qualifying for the Olympics'

Jul 24th 2016, 7:00 AM 6,196 Views 0 Comments

Claire Lambe and Sinead Jennings chat to The42 as they prepare for Rio 2016.

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Nicolas Roche
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# The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Nicolas Roche

Jul 20th 2016, 7:00 PM 8,603 Views 3 Comments

A veteran of the Games at this stage, the 32-year-old will hope third time’s a charm.

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Sara Treacy
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# The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Sara Treacy

Jul 20th 2016, 4:38 PM 8,087 Views 0 Comments

The Meath native is set to experience the Games for the first time in Brazil.

The Irish team who bag-packed their way to the World Championships
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# Support

The Irish team who bag-packed their way to the World Championships

Jul 13th 2016, 12:00 PM 20,392 Views 15 Comments

The Irish softball team are taking part in the World Championships in Canada this week.

Ireland's Barr and Gregan miss out on final places at European Championships
# Athletics
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# Athletics

Ireland's Barr and Gregan miss out on final places at European Championships

Jul 7th 2016, 4:56 PM 2,535 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Amy Foster and Marcus Lawler progressed to their respective semi-finals in Amsterdam.

Team Ireland are on their way to the Quidditch World Cup
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# GREEN WHITE AND GOLDEN SNITCH

Team Ireland are on their way to the Quidditch World Cup

Jul 2nd 2016, 12:30 PM 22,926 Views 27 Comments

It’s all about that golden snitch…

What happens now that Rory McIlroy has pulled out of the Olympics?
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# Team Ireland

What happens now that Rory McIlroy has pulled out of the Olympics?

Jun 22nd 2016, 6:06 PM 7,339 Views 9 Comments

Graeme McDowell, Pádraig Harrington and Seamus Power are on the reserve list for Paul McGinley’s team.

Team Ireland's New Balance kit for Rio 2016 has been unveiled
# Road To Rio
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# Road To Rio

Team Ireland's New Balance kit for Rio 2016 has been unveiled

Jun 7th 2016, 2:52 PM 13,685 Views 3 Comments

Another box ticked on the road to Rio.

16 things we learned from tonight's Road to Rio documentary
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# Team Ireland

16 things we learned from tonight's Road to Rio documentary

May 25th 2016, 9:45 PM 4,548 Views 0 Comments

Let us know what you thought of this week’s episode.

Ireland's Sanita Puspure has officially qualified for the Rio Olympics
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# Success

Ireland's Sanita Puspure has officially qualified for the Rio Olympics

May 24th 2016, 3:45 PM 4,750 Views 4 Comments

It will be the second time the Latvia-born athlete has represented Ireland at the Olympics.

Doyle produces superb performance to finish 4th at European Championships
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# Team Ireland

Doyle produces superb performance to finish 4th at European Championships

May 18th 2016, 8:42 PM 12,507 Views 15 Comments

The 24-year-old Limerick native just missed out on a medal in the 100m Breaststroke final in London.

Joy for David Oliver Joyce as another Irish boxer qualifies for the Rio Olympics
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# On The Plane

Joy for David Oliver Joyce as another Irish boxer qualifies for the Rio Olympics

Apr 17th 2016, 4:38 PM 5,649 Views 2 Comments

The lightweight is the sixth Irish boxer to guarantee his participation at this summer’s Games.

How this Irish rider went from 144th in the world to Olympic qualification in just over a year
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# Success Story

How this Irish rider went from 144th in the world to Olympic qualification in just over a year

Mar 13th 2016, 9:30 AM 5,442 Views 2 Comments

Judy Reynolds tells The42 about her long journey to earn Ireland a spot in Rio.

On a mission - the man tasked with giving Ireland the best chance of success in Rio
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# Road To Rio

On a mission - the man tasked with giving Ireland the best chance of success in Rio

Mar 12th 2016, 12:00 PM 12,433 Views 0 Comments

Meet Kevin Kilty, Team Ireland’s chef de mission for this summer’s Olympics.

Irish boxers secure a record medals haul at the World Championships
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# Making History

Irish boxers secure a record medals haul at the World Championships

Oct 10th 2015, 8:00 PM 22,461 Views 6 Comments

Michael Conlan, Michael O’Reilly and Joe Ward are all guaranteed medals in Doha.

Ireland's boxers set off on the medal trail with Olympic qualification up for grabs
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# Preview

Ireland's boxers set off on the medal trail with Olympic qualification up for grabs

Oct 6th 2015, 2:55 PM 3,024 Views 1 Comment

Billy Walsh has brought a seven-strong team to Doha for the AIBA World Championships, which begin today.

Ireland secure biggest ever medal haul at Northern European Gymnastics Championships
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# Silverware

Ireland secure biggest ever medal haul at Northern European Gymnastics Championships

Sep 19th 2015, 9:38 PM 4,115 Views 1 Comment

The men’s team earned gold while the women picked up silver in Limerick.

Ireland's Special Olympics team had a hero's welcome at Dublin Airport today
# Hero's Welcome
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# Hero's Welcome

Ireland's Special Olympics team had a hero's welcome at Dublin Airport today

Aug 4th 2015, 3:19 PM 12,325 Views 12 Comments

All the best pictures from this morning’s homecoming.

A great week just got even better for Ireland's Fiona Doyle
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# Universiade

A great week just got even better for Ireland's Fiona Doyle

Jul 9th 2015, 8:42 PM 4,489 Views 4 Comments

The Limerick native claimed bronze over over 100 metres on Sunday.

Katie Taylor secures her first European Games medal after another masterclass
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# Baku

Katie Taylor secures her first European Games medal after another masterclass

Jun 24th 2015, 10:30 AM 18,968 Views 35 Comments

Michael O’Reilly also progressed to the last-4 this morning, but Darren O’Neill was left disappointed by a split decision defeat.

Katie Taylor impresses in first European Games bout with dominant win
# Baku
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# Baku

Katie Taylor impresses in first European Games bout with dominant win

Jun 21st 2015, 2:49 PM 13,496 Views 31 Comments

The Bray boxer earned a unanimous decision victory over Denitsa Eliseeva of Bulgaria.

Ireland's boxers up and running in Baku as Jennifer Egan narrowly misses out on medal
# Baku 2015
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# Baku 2015

Ireland's boxers up and running in Baku as Jennifer Egan narrowly misses out on medal

Jun 16th 2015, 11:30 PM 5,433 Views 0 Comments

Convincing wins for Darren O’Neill and Myles Casey get Team Ireland off to the perfect start in the ring.

Ireland's Kieran Behan reaches final at European Games
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# Success

Ireland's Kieran Behan reaches final at European Games

Jun 15th 2015, 12:38 AM 4,415 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Jennifer Egan reached the B final in the women’s Kayak Single 500m event.

Dublin defence of world title in March a possibility, admits Andy Lee
# Ready To Go
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# Ready To Go

Dublin defence of world title in March a possibility, admits Andy Lee

Jan 10th 2015, 8:16 AM 4,339 Views 17 Comments

Reports earlier suggested an event had been set for St Patrick’s weekend.

Irish pentathlete Natalya Coyle on Rio 2016, the 'big' year ahead and her love of sleep
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# Interview

Irish pentathlete Natalya Coyle on Rio 2016, the 'big' year ahead and her love of sleep

Dec 22nd 2014, 3:03 PM 12,980 Views 1 Comment

After enjoying an encouraging 2014, the Meath woman is confident of qualifying for Brazil.

Power ranking Katie Taylor's 8 most memorable victories
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# Golden Girl

Power ranking Katie Taylor's 8 most memorable victories

Nov 25th 2014, 1:11 PM 2,897 Views 0 Comments

On the back of the Bray native’s World Championships win yesterday, we recall her greatest triumphs.

Ireland's Annalise Murphy qualifies for the 2016 Olympics
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# Success

Ireland's Annalise Murphy qualifies for the 2016 Olympics

Sep 17th 2014, 5:28 PM 8,116 Views 9 Comments

The Irish sailor will have a chance to improve on her fourth place finish at the 2012 Olympics.

Ireland's David Joyce wins third successive European gold
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# Landmark

Ireland's David Joyce wins third successive European gold

Aug 16th 2014, 9:38 PM 5,436 Views 3 Comments

The St Michael’s Athy lightweight defeated Georgia’s Otar Eranosyan in a unanimous decision.

Stephanie Meadow has followed in Rory McIlroy's footsteps by declaring for Ireland
# 2016 Olympics
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# 2016 Olympics

Stephanie Meadow has followed in Rory McIlroy's footsteps by declaring for Ireland

Jul 14th 2014, 9:31 PM 5,694 Views 5 Comments

The 22-year-old is hopeful about securing a spot with Team ireland in two years’ time.

Minutes after her excellent US Open finish, Stephanie Meadow was asked about Rio 2016
# Here We Go Again
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# Here We Go Again

Minutes after her excellent US Open finish, Stephanie Meadow was asked about Rio 2016

Jun 24th 2014, 7:00 AM 5,615 Views 5 Comments

That didn’t take long.

Special Olympics get off to a great start in Limerick
# 2014 Games
# 2014 Games

Special Olympics get off to a great start in Limerick

Jun 13th 2014, 10:36 PM 12,533 Views 23 Comments

The games will run until Sunday.

19 of the best pics from the Winter Olympics opening ceremony
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# Review

19 of the best pics from the Winter Olympics opening ceremony

Feb 7th 2014, 6:42 PM 24,887 Views 30 Comments

Russia produced a spectacular show as one of the year’s most hotly-anticipated sporting events got underway.

Ireland’s Jan Rossiter: ‘We certainly can’t ignore Russia’s stance on homosexuality’
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# Protest

Ireland’s Jan Rossiter: ‘We certainly can’t ignore Russia’s stance on homosexuality’

Feb 1st 2014, 8:00 PM 4,198 Views 2 Comments

The Cork-born Winter Olympian on “the flawed world that we live in”.

Ireland’s Barry Murphy wins bronze medal at European Swimming Championships
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# Winning

Ireland’s Barry Murphy wins bronze medal at European Swimming Championships

Dec 14th 2013, 8:35 PM 13,122 Views 28 Comments

The swimmer produced a fantastic display to finish third today.

'You feel sick when you see things like that' - O'Sullivan on the doping scourge
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# S.o.s

'You feel sick when you see things like that' - O'Sullivan on the doping scourge

Nov 2nd 2013, 8:00 AM 20,545 Views 20 Comments

The Irish athlete told us that retrospective medal upgrades could never replace the stolen thrill of victory.

Many Irish athletes not living up to their potential - Sonia O'Sullivan
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# Interview

Many Irish athletes not living up to their potential - Sonia O'Sullivan

Nov 1st 2013, 7:26 PM 2,721 Views 1 Comment

The Olympic Silver Medallist is taking part in the Melbourne leg of Run in the Dark this month.

Barnes and Ward book places in quarter-finals, McComb bows out in Kazakhstan
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Barnes and Ward book places in quarter-finals, McComb bows out in Kazakhstan

Oct 22nd 2013, 3:30 PM 2,051 Views 0 Comments

There were mixed fortunes for Ireland’s fighters at the AIBA World Championships this morning.