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The scramble for Kobe Bryant's signature, Ian St John's influence and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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The scramble for Kobe Bryant's signature, Ian St John's influence and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Sun 8:30 AM 3,331 Views 0 Comments

Marlon Brando and Billy Holland also feature in this week’s round-up.

A night out with Leon Spinks in Chicago and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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A night out with Leon Spinks in Chicago and more of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 28th 2021, 8:30 AM 5,059 Views 3 Comments

Stick on the kettle and get stuck into this lot.

Dementia fears in rugby, Mayo's everlasting spirit and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Dementia fears in rugby, Mayo's everlasting spirit and more of the week's best sportswriting

Dec 20th 2020, 8:30 AM 4,427 Views 0 Comments

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A terrifying crowd crush at an Old Firm derby and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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A terrifying crowd crush at an Old Firm derby and more of the week's best sportswriting

Dec 6th 2020, 8:30 AM 4,926 Views 1 Comment

Stick the kettle on and treat yourself to this lot.

A farewell to Dermo, mayhem as the transfer window closes and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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A farewell to Dermo, mayhem as the transfer window closes and the week's best sportswriting

Oct 4th 2020, 8:30 AM 11,762 Views 0 Comments

Boil the kettle and get reading…

Remembering Pat Smullen, the home support for Sam Bennett and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Remembering Pat Smullen, the home support for Sam Bennett and the week's best sportswriting

Sep 20th 2020, 11:23 AM 4,860 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and get stuck into this lot.

The former Cork hurler battling on with a rare illness and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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The former Cork hurler battling on with a rare illness and more of the week's best sportswriting

Aug 30th 2020, 8:30 AM 21,842 Views 3 Comments

Stick on the kettle and settle in to some of our favourite pieces from the last seven days.

Marcus Rashford showing failing politicians how to do their jobs and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Marcus Rashford showing failing politicians how to do their jobs and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jun 21st 2020, 8:30 AM 3,438 Views 1 Comment

Plus, Gary Vider explains how he conned his way into an interview with Michael Jordan.

A GAA journey from Poland to Dublin coach, a beautiful tribute to a late star and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
# Read The Game

A GAA journey from Poland to Dublin coach, a beautiful tribute to a late star and the week's best sportswriting

May 10th 2020, 8:30 AM 7,170 Views 1 Comment

Get the kettle boiled, there are some brilliant pieces be to read.

Hampson, Woodward, Brennan - 14 recommended rugby books
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From The42
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Hampson, Woodward, Brennan - 14 recommended rugby books

Mar 28th 2020, 9:30 AM 5,885 Views 5 Comments

We’ve picked out a few good rugby reads and want to hear your recommendations.

22 of our favourite sports books
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From The42
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22 of our favourite sports books

Mar 22nd 2020, 8:00 PM 37,384 Views 31 Comments

Featuring ‘Back from the Brink,’ ‘Friday Night Lights’ and many other classics.

The Irish quartet who witnessed the end of an era at Anfield and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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The Irish quartet who witnessed the end of an era at Anfield and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Mar 22nd 2020, 1:44 PM 14,421 Views 0 Comments

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Learning from Mayo tweet scandal, steroids in youth rugby and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Learning from Mayo tweet scandal, steroids in youth rugby and more of the week's best sportswriting

Mar 8th 2020, 8:30 AM 7,267 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on, it’s that time of the week.

A nod to encouraging sporting parents, a journey from prison to the podium and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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A nod to encouraging sporting parents, a journey from prison to the podium and the week's best sportswriting

Mar 1st 2020, 8:30 AM 4,070 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on, it’s that time of the week.

The high school coach who can't forget Parkland and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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The high school coach who can't forget Parkland and more of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 16th 2020, 8:30 AM 5,562 Views 0 Comments

Enjoy some of our favourite reads from the last week.

Consequences of Cantona's kung-fu kick, Kobe Bryant's greatness and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Consequences of Cantona's kung-fu kick, Kobe Bryant's greatness and more of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 2nd 2020, 8:30 AM 5,413 Views 0 Comments

A selection of our favourite bits of sportswriting from around the world over the past seven days.

27 of our favourite sports books from 2019
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From The42
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27 of our favourite sports books from 2019

Dec 23rd 2019, 12:00 PM 13,933 Views 0 Comments

Donald McRae’s In Sunshine or in Shadow and some of the other standouts from the past 12 months.

O'Gara and the Blue Panther, a Paralympian's struggle with euthanasia and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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O'Gara and the Blue Panther, a Paralympian's struggle with euthanasia and more of the week's best sportswriting

Dec 15th 2019, 8:30 AM 6,072 Views 0 Comments

Sit back with five of the best reads we’ve enjoyed over the last week.

Telling your country to f*** off, the NFL's kicking problem and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Telling your country to f*** off, the NFL's kicking problem and the week's best sportswriting

Nov 24th 2019, 8:30 AM 8,709 Views 2 Comments

It’s just you, us, and the kettle.

Wayne in the USA, smoking for sport and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Wayne in the USA, smoking for sport and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Nov 3rd 2019, 8:30 AM 8,338 Views 1 Comment

Lazy Sundays were made for reading about Wayne Rooney’s sneaking into casinos.

Here are the 6 nominations for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year
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From The42
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Here are the 6 nominations for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year

Oct 22nd 2019, 9:54 AM 7,398 Views 1 Comment

Donald McRae, Rick Reilly and Duncan Hamilton are amongst the authors with books nominated.

A remarkable Brian Clough tale, DeAndre Hopkins and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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A remarkable Brian Clough tale, DeAndre Hopkins and more of the week's best sportswriting

Oct 20th 2019, 8:30 AM 5,227 Views 1 Comment

Stick on the kettle and settle into some of our favourite reads from this week.

The cult of John Delaney, rugby's culture wars and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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The cult of John Delaney, rugby's culture wars and the week's best sportswriting

Oct 6th 2019, 8:30 AM 8,690 Views 1 Comment

Stick the kettle on, ladies and gents.

Jack O'Shea, Gunnersaurus, the Ashes and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Jack O'Shea, Gunnersaurus, the Ashes and more of the week's best sportswriting

Sep 1st 2019, 8:30 AM 6,639 Views 0 Comments

Stick on the kettle and settle into some of our favourite reads from this week.

Keith Treacy's incredible battle with alcohol and depression, and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Keith Treacy's incredible battle with alcohol and depression, and the week's best sportswriting

Aug 25th 2019, 8:30 AM 9,787 Views 3 Comments

Stick on the kettle and settle into some of our favourite reads from this week.

Antrim hurling's Maradona, Eddie Hearn's profit before people, and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Antrim hurling's Maradona, Eddie Hearn's profit before people, and the week's best sportswriting

Aug 18th 2019, 8:30 AM 7,770 Views 2 Comments

Put the feet up.

Why we're to blame for hurling's ref crisis, how Monchi beats the market, and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Why we're to blame for hurling's ref crisis, how Monchi beats the market, and the week's best sportswriting

Aug 4th 2019, 8:30 AM 9,850 Views 0 Comments

Boil the jug. It’s your time.

A touching tribute to late Limerick boxer Kevin Sheehy and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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A touching tribute to late Limerick boxer Kevin Sheehy and the week's best sportswriting

Jul 14th 2019, 8:30 AM 4,043 Views 0 Comments

Plus, a heartwarming World Cup story and a family affair with the Hendersons.

A boxer's coma and his case against Jay-Z, and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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A boxer's coma and his case against Jay-Z, and the week's best sportswriting

Jun 16th 2019, 8:30 AM 7,201 Views 4 Comments

Stick the kettle on. We’ve thrown a couple of extra ones in here for you this week in case it’s still raining by the time Sunday rolls around.

Why Jamel Herring keeps fighting, City's costly turkey shoot, and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Why Jamel Herring keeps fighting, City's costly turkey shoot, and the week's best sportswriting

May 26th 2019, 8:30 AM 5,576 Views 0 Comments

Boil yourself a cuppa and put the feet up.

Remembering Dublin legend Anton O'Toole, the curious case of Ben Te'o and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Remembering Dublin legend Anton O'Toole, the curious case of Ben Te'o and the week's best sportswriting

May 19th 2019, 10:30 AM 6,537 Views 3 Comments

Stick the kettle on and get stuck into this lot.

'That' Liverpool-Barcelona match report, Philly's falling star and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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'That' Liverpool-Barcelona match report, Philly's falling star and the week's best sportswriting

May 12th 2019, 8:30 AM 7,394 Views 1 Comment

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Ruby's retirement, Liverpool's Premier League bid and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Ruby's retirement, Liverpool's Premier League bid and the week's best sportswriting

May 5th 2019, 8:30 AM 4,340 Views 0 Comments

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The X Factor of Derry club football, Gary Neville's punditry shortfall and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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The X Factor of Derry club football, Gary Neville's punditry shortfall and the week's best sportswriting

Apr 28th 2019, 8:30 AM 8,303 Views 0 Comments

Time reading these will be time well spent.

Tiger's tale of revenge, more John Delaney and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Tiger's tale of revenge, more John Delaney and the week's best sportswriting

Apr 21st 2019, 8:30 AM 5,502 Views 1 Comment

Chill, and take a read over these.

Solskjaer's challenge, Ajax-Juve rivalry and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Solskjaer's challenge, Ajax-Juve rivalry and the week's best sportswriting

Apr 14th 2019, 8:30 AM 4,561 Views 1 Comment

Stick the kettle on and enjoy this lot.

'The furore over Tayla Harris photo' and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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'The furore over Tayla Harris photo' and more of the week's best sportswriting

Mar 24th 2019, 8:30 AM 13,877 Views 0 Comments

Plus, a piece looking at the first-ever women’s match to main-event wrestling’s biggest night, which includes Ireland’s Becky Lynch.

An emotional plea to help 2010 All-Ireland winner through illness and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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An emotional plea to help 2010 All-Ireland winner through illness and the week's best sportswriting

Mar 10th 2019, 8:30 AM 7,678 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and get stuck into some of our favourite pieces of sportswriting from this week.

Bale's 'forgettable unforgettable' career, the death of Ring, and the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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Bale's 'forgettable unforgettable' career, the death of Ring, and the week's best sportswriting

Mar 3rd 2019, 8:30 AM 9,730 Views 5 Comments

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A 'genial genius' in the GAA and more of the week's best sportswriting
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From The42
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A 'genial genius' in the GAA and more of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 17th 2019, 8:30 AM 6,595 Views 0 Comments

Switch the kettle on, put your feet up and enjoy some of our favourite pieces from the past seven days.

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