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From The42 Books by Andy Lee and Richie Sadlier nominated for prestigious William Hill prize Accolade

Books by Andy Lee and Richie Sadlier nominated for prestigious William Hill prize

‘In Sunshine or in Shadow: How Boxing Brought Hope in the Troubles’ by Donald McRae also makes the cut.

From TheJournal.ie Wrestling legend King Kong Bundy dies aged 61 Fighter

Wrestling legend King Kong Bundy dies aged 61

Bundy famously wrestled Hulk Hogan in a steel cage at Wrestlemania 2.

From The42 'Growing up, I was told that kickboxing isn't a female sport' Fighter

'Growing up, I was told that kickboxing isn't a female sport'

Ireland’s teen sensation Jordan Doran chats to The42 about her many impressive achievements.

From The42 Here are the three books shortlisted for the 2018 eir Sport Sports Book of the Year Whittled Down

Here are the three books shortlisted for the 2018 eir Sport Sports Book of the Year

After a GAA book winning every year, there’s none on the shortlist.

From The42 Here are the 6 nominations for Bord Gáis Energy Sports Book of the Year Well Read

Here are the 6 nominations for Bord Gáis Energy Sports Book of the Year

You can vote for your favourite sports book of the year now.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí investigating death of MMA fighter Joao Carvalho Tragic

Gardaí investigating death of MMA fighter Joao Carvalho

The 28-year-old Portuguese fighter was hospitalised and later died following a fight against Irish fighter Charlie Ward.

From TheJournal.ie Russia has just put economic sanctions in place against Turkey Trouble Brewing

Russia has just put economic sanctions in place against Turkey

The fallout from the downing of a Russian fighter jet by Turkish forces last week continues.

From The42 Former UFC champion Jon Jones has avoided jail time by pleading guilty Bones

Former UFC champion Jon Jones has avoided jail time by pleading guilty

The fighter was arrested in April on hit-and-run charges.

From TheJournal.ie This 17-year-old became 'Britain's youngest suicide bomber' yesterday Islamic State

This 17-year-old became 'Britain's youngest suicide bomber' yesterday

His family say they are “devastated and heartbroken” at his death.

From The42 Monaghan's Christina McMahon wants to put women's professional boxing on the map Boxing Clever

Monaghan's Christina McMahon wants to put women's professional boxing on the map

The only female professional boxer fighting out of Ireland is one bout away from a world title fight.

From TheJournal.ie America's new $150 million* fighter jet is making its debut against ISIS Top Guns
From TheJournal.ie Ceasefire falls through in Ukraine as military launches 'massive offensive' Failed Truce

Ceasefire falls through in Ukraine as military launches 'massive offensive'

A 10-day truce was not extended after the government said separatists were ‘unwilling to control terrorist units’.

Seriously sleepy kitten fights to stay awake

This little cat is feline the effects of a long day.

The Rock takes to Twitter to support Irish lad battling with cancer

Dwayne Johnson showed his softer side.

From The42 'I'll have the whole crowd against me' says Dunne destroyer ahead of Belfast bout Judgement Day This post contains videos

'I'll have the whole crowd against me' says Dunne destroyer ahead of Belfast bout

The man who stole the Clondalkin gaelgoir’s bantamweight boxing crown in 86 ghastly seconds will fight Carl Frampton in September.

Batman villain Bane’s voice ‘based on Irish Traveller’ Dark Knight Rises This post contains videos

Batman villain Bane’s voice ‘based on Irish Traveller’

Actor Tom Hardy said he was inspired by the self-styled ‘King of the Gypsies’ for his voice in The Dark Knight Rises.

From The42 Jim Stynes planning Christmas getaway following latest brain op Fighter

Jim Stynes planning Christmas getaway following latest brain op

The Dublin-born footballer is hoping to travel to South America after getting an eleventh-hour reprieve in his fight against cancer.

From The42 Nadal battles illness, Fish to win opening Finals match Fighter

Nadal battles illness, Fish to win opening Finals match

The world number two was not at his best but still survived the challenge of his American opponent at the ATP Tour Finals.