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# test - Monday 20 April, 2020

Munster's James Cronin banned for one month after anti-doping violation
# Anti-doping
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# Anti-doping

Munster's James Cronin banned for one month after anti-doping violation

Updated Apr 20th 2020, 5:00 PM 35,085 Views 103 Comments

An independent judicial officer accepted that the failed test was due to ‘a dispensing error by the pharmacy.’

Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1996-97 season?
# Test
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# Test

Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1996-97 season?

Apr 20th 2020, 7:00 AM 14,870 Views 5 Comments

How well do you remember the campaign when Man United triumphed, Arsene Wenger came on the scene and Eric Cantona announced his retirement.

# test - Monday 13 April, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1995-96 season?
# Looking Back
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# Looking Back

Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1995-96 season?

Updated Apr 13th 2020, 12:05 PM 37,752 Views 11 Comments

Test your memory of the campaign where Man United got the better of Newcastle in a thrilling title race.

# test - Monday 6 April, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember the 1994-95 Premier League season?
# Test
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# Test

Quiz: How well do you remember the 1994-95 Premier League season?

Apr 6th 2020, 8:00 AM 34,850 Views 19 Comments

Can you vividly recall the year of Jurgen Klinsmann’s move to Spurs and Blackburn’s triumph?

# test - Monday 30 March, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1993-94 season?
# Test
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# Test

Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 1993-94 season?

Mar 30th 2020, 7:00 AM 13,244 Views 5 Comments

The second campaign saw Man United crowned champions.

# test - Saturday 21 March, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember the first-ever Premier League season?
# Test
From The42
# Test

Quiz: How well do you remember the first-ever Premier League season?

Mar 21st 2020, 7:30 AM 12,519 Views 1 Comment

The 1992-93 campaign is remembered fondly by many fans.

# test - Friday 20 March, 2020

Yes, you need to self-isolate while waiting for a coronavirus test - here's what else you need know
# Covid19 Facts
# Covid19 Facts

Yes, you need to self-isolate while waiting for a coronavirus test - here's what else you need know

Mar 20th 2020, 3:29 PM 101,522 Views 49 Comments

What you need to know about self-isolation, quarantine and how it all works.

# test - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Writer Stefanie Preissner describes experience of using Croke Park drive-thru Covid-19 testing facility
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Writer Stefanie Preissner describes experience of using Croke Park drive-thru Covid-19 testing facility

Mar 17th 2020, 8:31 PM 164,184 Views 62 Comments

Preissner said she was referred for testing by her doctor after she called her GP about a cough and breathlessness.

# test - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Usyk to continue heavyweight campaign against Chisora in London
# Test
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# Test

Usyk to continue heavyweight campaign against Chisora in London

Mar 11th 2020, 6:04 PM 3,945 Views 4 Comments

The undefeated former undisputed cruiserweight world champion will return to the UK as he steps up his bid to become a two-weight king.

# test - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

Biggar and Liam Williams set to be fit for Wales' England clash
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

Biggar and Liam Williams set to be fit for Wales' England clash

Mar 3rd 2020, 10:13 PM 3,074 Views 1 Comment

The experienced duo are expected to be fit for a daunting trip to Twickenham.

# test - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Finn Russell holds 'positive discussions' over Scotland return
# Hope
From The42
# Hope

Finn Russell holds 'positive discussions' over Scotland return

Mar 1st 2020, 10:47 PM 5,523 Views 1 Comment

The Racing 92 playmaker was disciplined for a ‘breach of team protocol’.

# test - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Dundalk to take on high-calibre opposition during Spanish training camp
# Test
From The42
# Test

Dundalk to take on high-calibre opposition during Spanish training camp

Jan 21st 2020, 5:37 PM 8,155 Views 6 Comments

The League of Ireland Premier Division champions are preparing for the start of another title defence.

# test - Thursday 26 December, 2019

How well do you remember Ireland’s 2019 campaign?
# Test
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# Test

How well do you remember Ireland’s 2019 campaign?

Dec 26th 2019, 10:00 PM 5,402 Views 1 Comment

A review of the past 12 months of the Boys in Green’s games.

# test - Friday 22 November, 2019

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz
# Test
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# Test

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

Nov 22nd 2019, 5:00 PM 28,701 Views 19 Comments

How closely have you been paying attention to this week’s sporting headlines?

# test - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Scotland to get first crack at newly crowned world champions South Africa
# Voluntary Defence
From The42
# Voluntary Defence

Scotland to get first crack at newly crowned world champions South Africa

Nov 20th 2019, 3:21 PM 6,227 Views 2 Comments

Georgia will also face South Africa for only the second time following two Springboks Tests against the Scots.

# test - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

South Africa great 'The Beast' retires from international rugby after World Cup triumph
# Time To Say Goodbye
From The42
# Time To Say Goodbye

South Africa great 'The Beast' retires from international rugby after World Cup triumph

Nov 6th 2019, 9:35 PM 33,487 Views 14 Comments

Tendai Mtawarira picked up 117 caps throughout his career.

# test - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Beauden Barrett backs Foster for All Blacks job
# Continuity
From The42
# Continuity

Beauden Barrett backs Foster for All Blacks job

Nov 5th 2019, 10:27 AM 9,507 Views 10 Comments

The New Zealand playmaker has suggested they should promote from within to replace Steve Hansen.

# test - Friday 27 September, 2019

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz
# Test
From The42
# Test

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

Sep 27th 2019, 5:00 PM 27,968 Views 24 Comments

It’s been another busy few days of sporting action.

# test - Saturday 14 September, 2019

Cheika subjected to 'crazy' threats over Folau stance
# Anger
From The42
# Anger

Cheika subjected to 'crazy' threats over Folau stance

Sep 14th 2019, 1:32 PM 8,840 Views 8 Comments

The player was sacked by Rugby Australia in May for a “high-level breach” of contract

# test - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Success Down Under: Remembering Ireland's first Series win in Australia since 1979
# Onward
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# Onward

Success Down Under: Remembering Ireland's first Series win in Australia since 1979

Sep 10th 2019, 10:02 AM 4,983 Views 0 Comments

Despite losing the first Test, the Six Nations champions defeated the Wallabies 2-1 in June 2018.

# test - Sunday 8 September, 2019

Springboks prop expected to be fit for World Cup opener after injury scare
# RWC2019
From The42
# RWC2019

Springboks prop expected to be fit for World Cup opener after injury scare

Sep 8th 2019, 11:16 AM 7,444 Views 0 Comments

Trevor Nyakane was forced off against Japan on Friday.

# test - Saturday 7 September, 2019

Blow for England as Vunipola and Nowell look set to miss at least two World Cup games
# Injury List
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# Injury List

Blow for England as Vunipola and Nowell look set to miss at least two World Cup games

Sep 7th 2019, 11:03 AM 12,602 Views 3 Comments

The Saracens forward has a hamstring injury while the Exeter Chiefs player has been dealing with an ankle injury and appendicitis.

All Blacks crush Tonga by 85 points in final Rugby World Cup dress rehearsal
# Absolute Annihilation
From The42
# Absolute Annihilation

All Blacks crush Tonga by 85 points in final Rugby World Cup dress rehearsal

Sep 7th 2019, 9:37 AM 10,032 Views 31 Comments

Steve Hansen’s side fell just short of scoring 100 points in Hamilton.

# test - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Gatland names strong Wales team to face Ireland in Dublin
# Test
From The42
# Test

Gatland names strong Wales team to face Ireland in Dublin

Sep 5th 2019, 11:39 AM 16,024 Views 8 Comments

Alun Wyn Jones captains the visitors from the second row in both sides’ final World Cup warm-up.

# test - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Marchant handed first England start despite exclusion from World Cup squad
# Centre Of Attention
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# Centre Of Attention

Marchant handed first England start despite exclusion from World Cup squad

Sep 4th 2019, 9:42 AM 9,539 Views 4 Comments

The Harlequins centre’s selection raises doubts about the fitness of Jonathan Joseph and Henry Slade.

# test - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Exeter Chiefs forward Skinner ruled out of Scotland's World Cup campaign
# Big Sam
From The42
# Big Sam

Exeter Chiefs forward Skinner ruled out of Scotland's World Cup campaign

Aug 27th 2019, 3:31 PM 3,849 Views 0 Comments

Sam Skinner won’t be travelling to Japan after sustaining a hamstring injury in Saturday’s win against France.

# test - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Stokes stars as England beat Australia by one wicket to win third Test and keep Ashes alive
# Sensational
From The42
# Sensational

Stokes stars as England beat Australia by one wicket to win third Test and keep Ashes alive

Aug 25th 2019, 5:05 PM 7,010 Views 17 Comments

England required perfection to keep their series afloat and got just that courtesy of the 28-year-old’s performance.

# test - Friday 23 August, 2019

Uncapped teen sensation included as Cheika names Australia's World Cup squad
# Made The Cut
From The42
# Made The Cut

Uncapped teen sensation included as Cheika names Australia's World Cup squad

Aug 23rd 2019, 8:53 AM 11,615 Views 5 Comments

Jordan Petaia is among the 31 players who will be travelling to the tournament in Japan.

# test - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Dan Biggar makes his point against England as Wales go top of the world for the first time
# Top Of The World
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# Top Of The World

Dan Biggar makes his point against England as Wales go top of the world for the first time

Aug 17th 2019, 5:44 PM 13,666 Views 37 Comments

George North scored the only try in a 13-6 win over England.

# test - Monday 12 August, 2019

Kolisi poised for 'limited minutes' on South Africa return
# Strength To Strength
From The42
# Strength To Strength

Kolisi poised for 'limited minutes' on South Africa return

Aug 12th 2019, 7:05 PM 5,908 Views 5 Comments

The Springbok captain missed out on the Rugby Championship win due to a knee injury, but is on track to boost his side in Japan.

Jones takes aim at World Rugby over 'ridiculous' Barrett red card
# Blacks Shook
From The42
# Blacks Shook

Jones takes aim at World Rugby over 'ridiculous' Barrett red card

Aug 12th 2019, 12:05 PM 15,746 Views 6 Comments

England’s head coach took a swipe at the governing body over the tackle laws after their win against Wales.

# test - Sunday 4 August, 2019

Australia dominate England in Ashes opener
# Victory
From The42
# Victory

Australia dominate England in Ashes opener

Aug 4th 2019, 6:56 PM 5,771 Views 9 Comments

Matthew Wade marked his first Test for nearly two years with a fine 110.

# test - Friday 2 August, 2019

Burns' unbeaten century puts England back in the driving seat
# The Ashes
From The42
# The Ashes

Burns' unbeaten century puts England back in the driving seat

Aug 2nd 2019, 7:33 PM 3,567 Views 2 Comments

England ended day two of the first Ashes Test trailing Australia by just 17 runs.

# test - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

India youngster handed 8-month drugs ban after cough-syrup mix-up
# Ahem
From The42
# Ahem

India youngster handed 8-month drugs ban after cough-syrup mix-up

Jul 30th 2019, 7:34 PM 3,933 Views 1 Comment

Prithvi Shaw will be banned from cricket until mid-November, his suspension having been backdated to March.

All Blacks star Jordie Barrett commits to Hurricanes after Beauden's switch
# Super Rugby
From The42
# Super Rugby

All Blacks star Jordie Barrett commits to Hurricanes after Beauden's switch

Jul 30th 2019, 8:58 AM 7,377 Views 1 Comment

The 22-year-old has renewed his contract with New Zealand Rugby ahead of the World Cup.

# test - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Rassie Erasmus satisfied after 'lucky' Springboks deny All Blacks in Wellington
# Springboks
From The42
# Springboks

Rassie Erasmus satisfied after 'lucky' Springboks deny All Blacks in Wellington

Jul 27th 2019, 6:09 PM 11,280 Views 9 Comments

South Africa’s director of rugby had mixed feelings after his side’s draw with New Zealand on Saturday.

# test - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

'Tuesday nights, James was always out' - Genia backs newly mature O'Connor to shine for Wallabies
# Second Chance
From The42
# Second Chance

'Tuesday nights, James was always out' - Genia backs newly mature O'Connor to shine for Wallabies

Jul 23rd 2019, 4:43 PM 8,925 Views 1 Comment

Will Genia believes James O’Connor will grasp his chance if a six-year Wallabies exile comes to an end when Australia face Argentina.

# test - Monday 22 July, 2019

Cipriani dropped from England training squad as uncapped Marchant called up
# RWC2019
From The42
# RWC2019

Cipriani dropped from England training squad as uncapped Marchant called up

Jul 22nd 2019, 4:02 PM 8,677 Views 1 Comment

Eddie Jones’ side continue their World Cup preparations with a training camp in Italy.

# test - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Two-try debutant Herschel Jantjies stars for Springboks
# Boks
From The42
# Boks

Two-try debutant Herschel Jantjies stars for Springboks

Jul 20th 2019, 8:08 PM 15,626 Views 16 Comments

The Rugby Championship got underway in Johannesburg.

# test - Friday 19 July, 2019

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz
# Test
From The42
# Test

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

Jul 19th 2019, 5:00 PM 28,201 Views 5 Comments

How closely have you been paying attention to this week’s headlines?