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#Golden Girl

# golden-girl - Sunday 27 May, 2018

From The42 'The minute I landed I was on the phone doing interviews… I started to cry' Golden Girl This post contains videos

'The minute I landed I was on the phone doing interviews… I started to cry'

Irish teenage sprinter Gina Akpe-Moses on triumphing at the European U20 Championships, sudden media scrutiny, national identity and sports psychology.

# golden-girl - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you think Oprah Winfrey would be a good US presidential candidate? Golden Girl This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think Oprah Winfrey would be a good US presidential candidate?

Other celebrities including Kanye West and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson have said they’re considering their candidacy.

# golden-girl - Monday 8 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm putting this down, it's too heavy' - Night of triumph as Saoirse finally gets her gong Golden Girl

'I'm putting this down, it's too heavy' - Night of triumph as Saoirse finally gets her gong

It was a case of fifth time lucky at the major Hollywood awards for the Co Carlow actress last night.

# golden-girl - Sunday 31 December, 2017

From The42 18 for 18: Bray's Daina Moorehouse isn't the next Katie Taylor, but has an eye on her crown Golden Girl

18 for 18: Bray's Daina Moorehouse isn't the next Katie Taylor, but has an eye on her crown

Daina Moorehouse didn’t lose a single round as she conquered province, country and continent in her Junior Cert year.

# golden-girl - Friday 15 December, 2017

From The42 Sensational McSharry's star continues to rise as she reaches first senior final at Europeans 17 Again

Sensational McSharry's star continues to rise as she reaches first senior final at Europeans

It’s been some year for the 17-year-old Sligo swimmer.

# golden-girl - Sunday 27 August, 2017

From The42 Ireland's golden girl McSharry crowned world champion in Indianapolis Gold Rush

Ireland's golden girl McSharry crowned world champion in Indianapolis

The 17-year-old added to her growing medal haul last night.

# golden-girl - Monday 22 May, 2017

From The42 Gold glory for Ireland's Jenny Egan as she defends her World Cup title Sprint Finish

# golden-girl - Sunday 30 April, 2017

From The42 'It was the first time I felt as nervous as I did in 2012': Taylor rises to the Wembley occasion KT

'It was the first time I felt as nervous as I did in 2012': Taylor rises to the Wembley occasion

The Bray boxer recorded her fifth professional victory last night and could now be set to fight in Las Vegas this summer.

# golden-girl - Saturday 29 April, 2017

From The42 Unstoppable! Katie Taylor wins yet again and claims her first pro belt Golden Girl

Unstoppable! Katie Taylor wins yet again and claims her first pro belt

She overcame Germany’s Nina Meinke at Wembley Stadium.

# golden-girl - Friday 17 March, 2017

From The42 Sizing John storms to thrilling Gold Cup win for 'Queen of Cheltenham' Harrington Golden Girl

Sizing John storms to thrilling Gold Cup win for 'Queen of Cheltenham' Harrington

Willie Mullins and Paul Townend were on the double earlier also.

# golden-girl - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

From The42 Better late than never! Olive Loughnane finally receives 2009 World Championship gold Golden Girl

Better late than never! Olive Loughnane finally receives 2009 World Championship gold

‘It was great to share the moment with all the Irish fans here.’

# golden-girl - Friday 26 June, 2015

From The42 Katie Taylor is through to the European Games final as Ireland's first gold edges closer Golden Girl

Katie Taylor is through to the European Games final as Ireland's first gold edges closer

It’s a busy day for Team Ireland in Baku.

# golden-girl - Thursday 25 June, 2015

From The42 Katie Taylor is fighting an Azerbaijani on home turf next... but does she look like she's worried? Baku 2015

Katie Taylor is fighting an Azerbaijani on home turf next... but does she look like she's worried?

“I’m going to enjoy it, the atmosphere is going to be fantastic. It’s going to be such a tough contest, but these are the kind of fights that I cherish.”

# golden-girl - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

From The42 Stephanie Roche is back home but it's not for long as talks with two English clubs begin Taking Stock

Stephanie Roche is back home but it's not for long as talks with two English clubs begin

The Irish international admits a move back closer to home is the preferred option having had her American dream crushed.

# golden-girl - Friday 19 December, 2014

From The42 Katie Taylor has been crowned Sportswoman of the Year Golden Girl

Katie Taylor has been crowned Sportswoman of the Year

The boxer enjoyed yet another record-breaking year.

# golden-girl - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

From The42 Power ranking Katie Taylor's 8 most memorable victories Golden Girl

Power ranking Katie Taylor's 8 most memorable victories

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

# golden-girl - Saturday 7 June, 2014

From The42 Gold medal joy for Katie Taylor at European Boxing Championships Champion

Gold medal joy for Katie Taylor at European Boxing Championships

The Bray native was pushed all the way by Estelle Mossely of France.

From The42 WATCH: Katie Taylor's gold medal bout at the European Championships Golden Girl This post contains videos

WATCH: Katie Taylor's gold medal bout at the European Championships

The Olympic champion is taking on the French boxer that defeated her London 2012 rival Sofya Ochigava.

# golden-girl - Monday 13 January, 2014

100-year-old American teacher Agnes has no plans to give up the day job

At Sundance School, New Jersey, it’s ok to call your teacher Granny.

# golden-girl - Sunday 1 December, 2013

From The42 The best pictures from Katie Taylor's two wins in 24 hours Golden Girl This post contains images

The best pictures from Katie Taylor's two wins in 24 hours

The Olympic champion beat Finland’s Mira Potkonen in Bray last night.

# golden-girl - Thursday 27 December, 2012

From The42 Good times: Sports stars reflect on their sporting highlight of 2012 Centrestage

Good times: Sports stars reflect on their sporting highlight of 2012

The words ‘Katie’ and ‘Taylor’ pop up a couple of times in our conversations with athletes across different disciplines.

# golden-girl - Saturday 4 August, 2012

From The42 Interview: Morrison promising to give her all, nothing more Iron Lady

Interview: Morrison promising to give her all, nothing more

Aileen Morrison does not like setting targets for this morning’s Olympic triathlon, but that hasn’t prevented others doing it for her.

# golden-girl - Sunday 20 May, 2012

From The42 Home is the hero: Katie Taylor touches down in Dublin Golden Girl

Home is the hero: Katie Taylor touches down in Dublin

The 25-year-old sealed her fourth world title in a row with a solid 11-7 win over Russian southpaw Sofya Ochigava yesterday.

# golden-girl - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

From The42 Homecoming queen: Golden girl Britton returns home to Ireland Golden Girl This post contains images

Homecoming queen: Golden girl Britton returns home to Ireland

IN PICTURES: Friends, family and supporters turned out at Dublin Airport last night to welcome home European Cross Country champion Fionnuala Britton.

# golden-girl - Saturday 22 October, 2011

From The42 Gold not a given for excellent Taylor Golden Girl

Gold not a given for excellent Taylor

Katie Taylor has been in impressive form at the European Championships but it doesn’t mean she will have it all her own way next summer.

# golden-girl - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

From The42 Taylor safely through in Rotterdam Golden Girl

Taylor safely through in Rotterdam

Bray lightweight Katie Taylor booked her place in the quarter-finals of the European Women’s Boxing Championships this afternoon.

# golden-girl - Saturday 4 June, 2011

From The42 Awesome Taylor wins fourth successive European Union crown Golden Girl

Awesome Taylor wins fourth successive European Union crown

Bray fighter scores convincing 25-9 victory over Karolina Graczyk in Poland this afternoon.