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From The42 'A few days before Heather passed away she said to me, ‘If Woosie calls you, you have to play.’' EXTRACT

'A few days before Heather passed away she said to me, ‘If Woosie calls you, you have to play.’'

A look back to when Ireland played hosts to the Ryder Cup for the first time in 2006.

From The42 'Without the Munster fans, we are nothing. Without them, we play for nothing' Freddie

'Without the Munster fans, we are nothing. Without them, we play for nothing'

Freddie Pucciariello won two Heineken Cups and a Magners League with the southern province.

From The42 When Leinster went to Toulouse and toppled the reigning European champions Classic

When Leinster went to Toulouse and toppled the reigning European champions

Michael Cheika’s men delivered a stunning performance in their 2006 Heineken Cup quarter-final.

From The42 'There are people coming from New Zealand and Australia to get their caps' Overdue

'There are people coming from New Zealand and Australia to get their caps'

Niamh Briggs is delighted that over 100 female players will finally be awarded caps for playing for Ireland.

8 games that really entertained people who got broadband in 2006

Is this what people did before social media became popular?

From The42 Analysis: Axel was the team-mate every player wanted on their side Legend

Analysis: Axel was the team-mate every player wanted on their side

The number eight delivered a typically selfless performance in the 2006 Heineken Cup final.

How Well Do You Remember These 2006 Bangers?

What a year.

From TheJournal.ie Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland in 2006? A Decade On

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland in 2006?

Yes, it was ten years ago.

18 things that were true ten years ago

It’s been a decade since 2006 ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

From TheJournal.ie The Love Ulster organisers want to come back to Dublin Willie Frazer

The Love Ulster organisers want to come back to Dublin

The march attracted riots on O’Connell Street in 2006.

From The42 Eire Og Nenagh qualify for Tipperary senior hurling final Winning

Eire Og Nenagh qualify for Tipperary senior hurling final

There was also action in the Tipperary senior football quarter-finals today.

From The42 9 of the best Munster v Leinster derbies Classics

9 of the best Munster v Leinster derbies

Here are some of the most memorable games in the greatest Irish inter-provincial derby.

From The42 Marmion puts hero-worship to one side as he trumps Yachvili Heineken Cup

Marmion puts hero-worship to one side as he trumps Yachvili

The 20-year-old scrum-half was instrumental in Connacht’s 22-14 win over Biarritz.

From TheJournal.ie New figures show increase in sexual offences and robberies Crime

New figures show increase in sexual offences and robberies

This was one of the trends seen in the Garda Recorded Crime Statistics 2006 – 2010, which also showed a detection rate of 99 per cent for controlled drug offences and road and traffic offences.

From The42 Quinn steps down as Sunderland chairman Pastures New

Quinn steps down as Sunderland chairman

The ex-Ireland player will undertake a new ambassadorial role for the club.

From The42 Irish racing's finest hour: Cheltenham, 2006 Irish Invasion This post contains images

Irish racing's finest hour: Cheltenham, 2006

The Irish have had some great years at Cheltenham, but one year stands above them all. We whet the appetite by looking back at the horses that made 2006 a year to remember.