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#Gold medal

From The42 'I found yesterday very emotional seeing the boys winning gold. I wanted the anthem to be playing for me as well' World Champion This post contains videos

'I found yesterday very emotional seeing the boys winning gold. I wanted the anthem to be playing for me as well'

Sanita Puspure secured Ireland’s second gold medal in as many days at the World Championships in Bulgaria.

From The42 Son thanks 'special' Spurs as Asian Games gold medal spares forward two years of military duty Gold Medal

Son thanks 'special' Spurs as Asian Games gold medal spares forward two years of military duty

Son Heung-Min will join back up with his Tottenham team-mates after winning gold at the Asian Games.

From The42 Spurs forward Son Heung-min avoids military service as South Korea claim Asian Games gold Exempt

Spurs forward Son Heung-min avoids military service as South Korea claim Asian Games gold

The Spurs star provided the assists for both South Korea’s goals as they defeated Japan in a tense final.

From The42 Gold for Ireland! Ellen Keane powers to first place in 100m breaststroke SB8 final European Champion This post contains videos

Gold for Ireland! Ellen Keane powers to first place in 100m breaststroke SB8 final

The 23-year-old earned Ireland’s first gold medal at the 2018 European Paraswimmimg Championships.

From The42 Saving a life more important than a gold medal - Michael Phelps Perspective

Saving a life more important than a gold medal - Michael Phelps

The US swimmer has spoken before of falling into depression after each Olympics.

From The42 Winter Olympics gold medallist dismisses sexual harassment allegations as 'gossip' Reaction

Winter Olympics gold medallist dismisses sexual harassment allegations as 'gossip'

Snowboarder Shaun White reportedly reached an out-of-court settlement last year with Lena Zawaideh.

From TheJournal.ie This skyscraper is the architectural design of the year Gold Medal

This skyscraper is the architectural design of the year

Now the world’s second-tallest building, the tower began construction in 2008 and took seven years to build.

From The42 The man trapped in a POW camp 2 decades after winning Olympic gold Joy To Despair

The man trapped in a POW camp 2 decades after winning Olympic gold

Scottish athlete Eric Liddell led an extraordinary life, as this extract illustrates.

From The42 Paralympic Breakfast: All eyes on Ireland's Michael McKillop as he aims for 4th gold medal Preview This post contains videos

Paralympic Breakfast: All eyes on Ireland's Michael McKillop as he aims for 4th gold medal

Meanwhile, Ellen Keane is among the other athletes due to represent Team Ireland today.

From TheJournal.ie Steak, spuds and selfies: A hero's welcome for O'Donovan brothers in Cork Back Home This post contains videos
From The42 Flying Fiji secure first-ever Olympic medal with place in 7s final History Made

Flying Fiji secure first-ever Olympic medal with place in 7s final

Ben Ryan’s men were a delight to watch in their semi-final victory over Japan.

15 things that should be Olympic sports in Ireland

We’d be guaranteed a rake of golds.

From The42 'There's no reason why I can't win a gold medal' Confidence

'There's no reason why I can't win a gold medal'

Greg Broderick tells The42 that himself and MHS Going Global can have a big impact in Rio in the coming days.

From The42 'Nothing has ever matched it' - 20 years on from WWE legend Kurt Angle's Olympic miracle Triumph This post contains videos

'Nothing has ever matched it' - 20 years on from WWE legend Kurt Angle's Olympic miracle

The Pennsylvania native is an icon in the world of amateur wrestling.

From The42 Katie Taylor suffers first loss since 2011 and will have to wait to secure Olympic place Upset

Katie Taylor suffers first loss since 2011 and will have to wait to secure Olympic place

The Bray boxer must now compete at the World Championships in Astana to qualify for this summer’s Games.

From The42 World champion hammer thrower used gold medal to pay for taxi after night out Hammered

World champion hammer thrower used gold medal to pay for taxi after night out

Taxi fares in Beijing aren’t cheap.

From The42 'Up there with the top days of my life' - Ireland win gold in modern pentathlon To Arthur

'Up there with the top days of my life' - Ireland win gold in modern pentathlon

Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe made history at the European Championships in Bath, England.

From TheJournal.ie Caitlyn Jenner can keep her Olympic gold medal Transgender

Caitlyn Jenner can keep her Olympic gold medal

A petition calling for her title to be revoked has received almost 14,000 signatures.

From The42 Katie Taylor on coverage of women's sport: What more do we have to do? Legend

Katie Taylor on coverage of women's sport: What more do we have to do?

How useful are role models if we never get to see them?

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.

From The42 The Irish martial artist who's just won four gold medals at the Wushu Championships in China Interview

The Irish martial artist who's just won four gold medals at the Wushu Championships in China

Adrian Kearns chats to TheScore.ie about his phenomenal recent achievements.

From The42 Rio still on the radar for World Champion Heffernan but Zurich the main goal for 2014 World Champ

Rio still on the radar for World Champion Heffernan but Zurich the main goal for 2014

Last year’s World Champion is gearing up for a new season.

From The42 Interview: Irvine could never have dreamed of 'rollercoaster' year Cycling

Interview: Irvine could never have dreamed of 'rollercoaster' year

The Irish cyclist won golds, a silver and a bronze in 2013.

From The42 Jesse Owens' 1936 Berlin Olympics gold fetches a cool €1.1 million Piece Of History

Jesse Owens' 1936 Berlin Olympics gold fetches a cool €1.1 million

The American gained worldwide fame for his sporting efforts and his victory over Germany’s best athletes.

From The42 Ireland's Martyn Irvine wins gold at UCI Track Cycling World Cup Winning

Ireland's Martyn Irvine wins gold at UCI Track Cycling World Cup

Meanwhile, Caroline Ryan finished 5th in the Individual Pursuit, while Eoin Mullen was 7th in the men’s equivalent.

From The42 VIDEO: Irishman Robbie McMenamy claims kickboxing world title Gold Medal

VIDEO: Irishman Robbie McMenamy claims kickboxing world title

The Gold Medal tallies nicely with the Silver claimed by Donegal boxer Jason Quigley on Saturday.

From The42 Rob Heffernan's wife Marian named manager of the month Winning Team

Rob Heffernan's wife Marian named manager of the month

The Irish athlete was accompanied by her world champion husband as she received the award today.

From The42 Usain Bolt gives Moscow 7/10 and says Russians need to smile more Charm Offensive

Usain Bolt gives Moscow 7/10 and says Russians need to smile more

The sprint world champion reflected on Gold Medal-filled week.

From The42 World champion Rob Heffernan toasted in Cork by Dinny and DOC Daycent

World champion Rob Heffernan toasted in Cork by Dinny and DOC

Three legends under the one roof and the rugby player was the most excited of the lot.

From The42 Run for your wife! 12 of our favourite pics from the sporting week Best Images This post contains images

Run for your wife! 12 of our favourite pics from the sporting week

Here’s how some of this week’s big sports news looked through a camera lens.

From The42 Usain Bolt powers to third world 200m title Like Lightning

Usain Bolt powers to third world 200m title

The Jamaican athlete clocked a world-leading time of 19.66 seconds.

From The42 'He always wanted to do better' - Loughnane praises Heffernan's persistence and dedication Interview

'He always wanted to do better' - Loughnane praises Heffernan's persistence and dedication

The former Irish race walker spoke with us earlier.

From The42 President Higgins hails Ireland's new world champion Rob Heffernan Irish Pride

President Higgins hails Ireland's new world champion Rob Heffernan

“He has achieved all that he deserves,” said the President.

From The42 Ireland’s Rob Heffernan claims gold at World Track and Field Championships Success

Ireland’s Rob Heffernan claims gold at World Track and Field Championships

The result follows the Irish race walker’s fourth place finish at the London Olympics.

From The42 17 reasons why we'll never forget Katie Taylor's Olympic gold-winning performance One Year On

17 reasons why we'll never forget Katie Taylor's Olympic gold-winning performance

It’s one year since the Irish boxer’s Olympic triumph.

From The42 Mo Farah challenges Usain Bolt to 600m race of Olympic champions Gimme Some Mo

Mo Farah challenges Usain Bolt to 600m race of Olympic champions

The long distance runner has thrown down the athletic gauntlet to the Jamaican sprinter.

From The42 VIDEO: Road to Rio 2016 begins in the swimming pool for Irish hero Gold Standard This post contains videos

VIDEO: Road to Rio 2016 begins in the swimming pool for Irish hero

Darragh McDonald is striving to replicate the Gold Medal he won in London last year.

From The42 Paralympic hero Mark Rohan inspiring Westmeath footballers Motivate

Paralympic hero Mark Rohan inspiring Westmeath footballers

Manager Pat Flanagan has heaped praise on Rohan, who won two gold medals last year in London.

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