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Tuesday 28 March 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Tears

Last year
# Red Army
'If ever there's a day to sum up Munster rugby, it's today' - Van Graan
The Munster head coach showed lots of emotion after an enthralling, agonising game in Dublin.
# Pressure
US-born Chinese figure skater in tears after another Olympic flop
Beverly Zhu had been widely abused on social media for another poor performance the previous day.
All time
# welling up
'Sorry, I don't mean to be a cry baby' - Bennett's emotional interview after Tour de France stage win
There were teary eyes as the Irish rider got to grips with his historic achievement.
# Emotional
Novak Djokovic breaks down in tears at Belgrade event
The 33-year-old failed to make the final in the first leg of his Balkans charity tennis tournament.
# Wave Goodbye
Wozniacki, Williams both in tears as Dane calls time on career
The former world number one announced in December that this would be her final tournament.
# Emotional
Spurs hat-trick hero Moura breaks down in tears watching back winning goal
The Tottenham forward stole the show on a barely believable night for Mauricio Pochettino’s men.
Early drama as Mo Salah departs Champions League final in tears
The Egypt international picked up a shoulder injury and now looks a doubt for the World Cup
# Cry me a river
Irish scientists can now produce electricity from tears
The researchers in UL also found they could generate electricity from a protein found in egg whites and the milk of mammals.
# you tell your kids
People are praising this CNN pundit's emotional response to the US election result
“It’s hard to be a parent tonight for a lot of us.”
# Elation
Murray in tears after 'extra special' Wimbledon triumph
The 29-year-old is the 12th man to enjoy more than one All England Club triumph.
# emotion
The legendary Gianluigi Buffon left the pitch in tears after Italy's dramatic shootout loss tonight
The veteran Juventus goalkeeper is not expected to retire from international football just yet, however.
# big welcome
Emotional scenes as 190 Irish troops return home after 6 months in Lebanon
One soldier was meeting his 10-week-old daughter for the first time.
# sadness
Mikel Arteta breaks down in tears as he says goodbye to Arsenal
A dramatic final-day turnaround saw the Gunners finish second — their best placing since 2004-05.
# Cork
Watch: Father performs emotional tribute to late wife alongside young daughter
Liz, mother to Emily Long and wife to Jerry Long, passed away less than three months ago.
# speechless mammy
Aer Lingus brought these Irish people home for a lovely surprise visit this Christmas
And it’s just lovely <3
# speechless mammy
Aer Lingus brought these Irish people home for a lovely surprise visit this Christmas
And it’s just lovely <3
# Not a bad thing
Alan Kelly doesn't care that he got totes emosh last night
The Environment Minister is said to have shed tears at last night’s Labour parliamentary party meeting.
# So Many Tears
Take a break and check out this list a man wrote about all the things that make his wife cry
“She watched a video about a dog.”
# Tears
12 actual things gals have cried at while on their period
“It’s just emotion taking me over…”
# Germany
Video: Angela Merkel makes Palestinian girl facing deportation cry
Footage of the encounter has gone viral in Germany.
# In pics
The agony and ecstasy of championship hurling summed up in four images
There was despair for Clare and Limerick in Semple Stadium today.
# martin moone
Last night’s Moone Boy finale had Ireland in tears
AND Paul Rudd made an appearance.
# Tears
This video of Irish actors crying on demand is oddly compelling
So, THAT’S how it’s done.
# moist tears
This moisturiser blob perfectly represents Monday mornings
We’re all in this together.
# hold us
11 people who reacted exactly as expected to Marley and Me
That damn dog.
# a brazilian tears
11 utterly devastated football fans mourning Brazil's World Cup defeat
Just let it all out. We’re here.
# Reunited
Dog who went blind reacts to seeing family for first time after eye surgery
GOT to stop chopping onions at the computer.
# Emotion Hits Home
Tears for Andy Murray after receiving freedom of home town at his old school Dunblane High
“I’m going to keep this very short because there’s a good chance I’ll get emotional,” said the 26 year-old.
# Tears
Shay Healy captured the nation's hearts on the Saturday Night Show
The musician spoke openly about his experience of Parkinson’s, and gave a moving performance.
# Tears
This heartwarming whiskey ad will make you feel feelings
The Reader is fast going viral, for a good reason.
# christmas wish
WATCH: Wife surprises husband and new partner two years after her death
There will be tears. Oh yes, there will be tears.
# Tears
Eidur Gudjohnsen crying after Iceland's World Cup elimination is a tough watch
It’s the end of the road for the 35-year-old former Chelsea and Barcelona man.
# so many feels
Can you make it through this without crying?
Challenge ACCEPTED!
# frightful
WATCH: Man accidentally scares children to tears, immediately panics
This is a prank gone horribly wrong.
# Tribute
WATCH: Lea Michele's heartbreaking performance in Glee's Cory Monteith tribute episode
Three months after the former cast member’s death, the show recognises his life.
# Tears
Tears of a defender – how Fortuna Düsseldorf fans broke their own player
On Friday night the Fortuna Düsseldorf defender Tobias Levels was jeered by his own fans to the extent that he broke down in tears. Are football fans just getting angrier and angrier?
# so emotional
Here's why you might be crying this Tuesday morning
We’re talking science here, not that you had a big weekend.
# pain
Kevin Ware suffers horrific leg injury in Louisville-Duke game, players brought to tears
The player landed awkwardly after jumping.
# Waterworks
On the 4th day of Christmas, gave to me…
Our 12 Days of Christmas continues with a group of blubbering sport stars.
# review 2012
45 images that made us cry this year
Emotional for different reasons – some tragic, others victorious – these images touched us during 2012.