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'We're in nursery school, Liverpool are doing their PhD at Oxford University'
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'We're in nursery school, Liverpool are doing their PhD at Oxford University'

Nov 22nd 2020, 10:00 PM 14,565 Views 0 Comments

England boss Eddie Jones explained how the Premier League club has inspired them.

England's Itoje seeks solace from 'The Lion King' as Ireland await
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England's Itoje seeks solace from 'The Lion King' as Ireland await

Nov 20th 2020, 10:40 PM 6,977 Views 1 Comment

The animated children’s film is providing the England star with unusual inspiration.

'I had Joshua when I was 22. For a lot of girls, that could have ended their sporting career'
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'I had Joshua when I was 22. For a lot of girls, that could have ended their sporting career'

Feb 8th 2020, 10:00 PM 59,526 Views 6 Comments

Donegal and Western Bulldogs star Katy Herron is set to make her AFLW debut tomorrow. Here, she reflects on her journey both on and off the field.

'It's not my job to educate the world': Activist Sinead Burke speaks about bullying and her own experience
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'It's not my job to educate the world': Activist Sinead Burke speaks about bullying and her own experience

Nov 9th 2019, 1:29 PM 28,351 Views 22 Comments

Burke has made waves in recent years catching the attention of Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle and Vogue editor Anna Wintour.

'It was completely torn, ruptured, gone... but I would have regretted it if I hadn't tried it'
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'It was completely torn, ruptured, gone... but I would have regretted it if I hadn't tried it'

Updated Oct 9th 2019, 9:57 PM 35,530 Views 2 Comments

A devastating cruciate injury denied Nicole Owens the chance to play in Dublin’s recent All-Ireland final win – but she didn’t go down without a fight.

Van der Flier takes inspiration from Nacewa's injury mindset
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Van der Flier takes inspiration from Nacewa's injury mindset

May 23rd 2019, 2:09 PM 4,937 Views 2 Comments

The Leinster flanker says Nacewa’s attitude around setbacks and rehab opened his eyes.

'You won't notice anything outside the moment because you're just trying to basically stay alive'
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'You won't notice anything outside the moment because you're just trying to basically stay alive'

Apr 20th 2019, 8:15 AM 9,377 Views 5 Comments

Former professional rugby player Damian Browne is attempting to climb the seven summits of the world.

'He was prouder that I played for England than he was flying over Buckingham Palace during World War II'
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'He was prouder that I played for England than he was flying over Buckingham Palace during World War II'

Oct 22nd 2018, 8:30 AM 63,973 Views 29 Comments

Ian Wright dedicated his 2016 autobiography to school teacher Syd Pigden. He recalls memories of the first male role model in his life, who passed away last December.

Henry: Wenger and Guardiola inspirations for my coaching career at Monaco
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Henry: Wenger and Guardiola inspirations for my coaching career at Monaco

Oct 17th 2018, 5:04 PM 2,527 Views 1 Comment

Lessons learned from Arsene Wenger and Pep Guardiola will aid Thierry Henry as he begins his coaching career at Monaco.

'Our whole thing was that we've got to have the same attitude as Donnacha'
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'Our whole thing was that we've got to have the same attitude as Donnacha'

May 10th 2018, 9:43 AM 29,443 Views 39 Comments

Tipperary man Donnacha Ryan has had a telling impact on Racing 92 since joining last summer.

'What Phil Mickelson is doing is showing us we can still do it later in our careers' - Tiger Woods
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'What Phil Mickelson is doing is showing us we can still do it later in our careers' - Tiger Woods

Mar 7th 2018, 9:06 PM 4,120 Views 0 Comments

At the age of 47, Mickelson is still tearing it up on the PGA Tour and Woods hopes to follow in his footsteps.

Sevilla coach told his players he has cancer before second-half comeback against Liverpool
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Sevilla coach told his players he has cancer before second-half comeback against Liverpool

Nov 22nd 2017, 3:00 PM 29,861 Views 19 Comments

Eduardo Berizzo has been diagnosed with prostate cancer.

Inspiring comeback sees Ian McKinley kick crucial penalty on Italy debut
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Inspiring comeback sees Ian McKinley kick crucial penalty on Italy debut

Nov 11th 2017, 5:24 PM 15,254 Views 6 Comments

McKinley scored an important second half penalty as Italy earned their first Test win of 2017.

Inspirational Kerry entrepreneur raises over €100,000 for disability charity after running 24 marathons in 24 days
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Inspirational Kerry entrepreneur raises over €100,000 for disability charity after running 24 marathons in 24 days

Jul 23rd 2017, 6:30 AM 5,536 Views 3 Comments

25-year-old fitness instructor Shane Finn ran 24 marathons in 24 days this month in aid of Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Ireland.

'Irish people were not as comfortable with the English as they are today'
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'Irish people were not as comfortable with the English as they are today'

Jun 10th 2017, 8:00 PM 26,017 Views 16 Comments

Journalist and author Colin Young chats to The42 about Jack Charlton’s place in Irish football’s history.

Irishman McCall's Saracens were once modelled on Munster and Leinster
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Irishman McCall's Saracens were once modelled on Munster and Leinster

Apr 22nd 2017, 7:31 AM 5,505 Views 1 Comment

The former Ulster head coach has masterminded the Premiership club’s rise.

Klopp wants Liverpool to copy Chelsea blueprint
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Klopp wants Liverpool to copy Chelsea blueprint

Apr 6th 2017, 9:51 PM 6,108 Views 12 Comments

An inability to get results over the line has been a problem all season.

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’
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‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’

Mar 5th 2017, 8:01 PM 39,602 Views 7 Comments

Fiona McGinley chats to The42 about recovering from a 2012 accident to compete in The Race.

16 extremely Irish touches to add to a wedding
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16 extremely Irish touches to add to a wedding

Feb 5th 2017, 9:30 AM 21,479 Views 1 Comment

So many ideas.

Hogg wants Scotland to be inspired by Warriors for Ireland clash
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Hogg wants Scotland to be inspired by Warriors for Ireland clash

Jan 24th 2017, 10:43 AM 6,435 Views 10 Comments

The fullback was a member of the Glasgow side that thrashed two-time European champions Leicester 43-0.

12 small changes that will make a genuine difference to your life
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12 small changes that will make a genuine difference to your life

Dec 16th 2016, 10:59 AM 31,885 Views 7 Comments

You won’t even know yourself soon.

How diabetes 'saved' my life
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How diabetes 'saved' my life

Dec 3rd 2016, 8:30 AM 10,633 Views 1 Comment

US-based motivation speaker and elite powerlifter, Chris Rudden, describes his experience of living with an incurable disease.

'We have spoken about it' - All Blacks motivated by honouring Lomu
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'We have spoken about it' - All Blacks motivated by honouring Lomu

Nov 18th 2016, 4:44 PM 4,795 Views 2 Comments

The legendary wing died a year ago today.

'Breaking my back taught me what was worth fighting for in life'
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'Breaking my back taught me what was worth fighting for in life'

Nov 10th 2016, 8:30 AM 9,161 Views 3 Comments

Two of Ireland’s Paralympic athletes on not letting a disability define them and how they got tough in the face of adversity.

7 Instagram accounts you need to follow for home decor inspiration
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7 Instagram accounts you need to follow for home decor inspiration

Sep 28th 2016, 1:02 PM 26,539 Views 3 Comments

They might not help your budget – but your home will look amazing.

8 simple steps to make any house feel like a home
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8 simple steps to make any house feel like a home

Sep 27th 2016, 9:44 AM 22,622 Views 3 Comments

We spoke to interior designer Carole Roberts who gave us her top tips.

Irish cancer survivor loses out on world record by just ONE second
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Irish cancer survivor loses out on world record by just ONE second

Aug 14th 2016, 6:00 PM 18,445 Views 9 Comments

But Nikki Bradley has already achieved another incredible feat.

4 years after being diagnosed with leukaemia, Stiliyan Petrov makes emotional Villa return
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4 years after being diagnosed with leukaemia, Stiliyan Petrov makes emotional Villa return

Jul 9th 2016, 7:25 PM 13,300 Views 10 Comments

The midfielder featured against Gak 1902 this evening.

Schmidt's Ireland inspired by performances of U20s in England
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Schmidt's Ireland inspired by performances of U20s in England

Jun 21st 2016, 7:00 PM 5,279 Views 0 Comments

Ireland scrum coach Greg Feek is excited to get working with loosehead Andrew Porter.

8 of the best pieces of street art around Ireland
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8 of the best pieces of street art around Ireland

Jun 10th 2016, 10:42 AM 25,473 Views 18 Comments

Iconic, ironic or just beautiful. Check them out.

Inspirational one-armed surfer Bethany Hamilton claimed third in a pro event last night
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Inspirational one-armed surfer Bethany Hamilton claimed third in a pro event last night

May 31st 2016, 8:44 AM 4,452 Views 1 Comment

“I’m a reminder for young girls that you can do it if you set your mind to it.”

6 brilliant Irish people who overcame the odds
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6 brilliant Irish people who overcame the odds

May 4th 2016, 3:38 PM 13,956 Views 12 Comments

Prepare to be wowed.

Pics: Boston bombing survivor completes marathon with prosthetic blade
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Pics: Boston bombing survivor completes marathon with prosthetic blade

Apr 18th 2016, 10:34 PM 15,394 Views 19 Comments

Patrick Downes completed the course in five hours, 56 minutes and 46 seconds.

'I told Liverpool players to remember Istanbul'
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'I told Liverpool players to remember Istanbul'

Apr 15th 2016, 10:58 PM 6,904 Views 10 Comments

The Reds’ players were told to remember what the club did against AC Milan in 2005 last night.

Dublin teenager tells how hurling helped him 'escape' from speech and language difficulties
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Dublin teenager tells how hurling helped him 'escape' from speech and language difficulties

Feb 1st 2016, 2:48 PM 8,593 Views 10 Comments

Karl Reddy has told his story in a powerful video.

This cancer survivor just climbed Ireland's snowiest mountain - on crutches
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This cancer survivor just climbed Ireland's snowiest mountain - on crutches

Jan 20th 2016, 6:03 AM 34,569 Views 18 Comments

Nikki Bradley has been battling a rare form of bone cancer since she was 16. Facing a possible amputation, she’s determined to fit as much into her life as she can.

Cech names the 6 goalkeepers who have influenced his career
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Cech names the 6 goalkeepers who have influenced his career

Dec 30th 2015, 3:27 PM 12,488 Views 15 Comments

The Arsenal goalkeeper has now kept the most clean sheets in Premier League history.

A straight guy had the best response when a man gave him his number at a wedding
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A straight guy had the best response when a man gave him his number at a wedding

Nov 10th 2015, 10:51 AM 12,909 Views 6 Comments

Sound lads.

'I was gutted to leave my baby, but I went away with a bit of life about me and destroyed the guy'
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'I was gutted to leave my baby, but I went away with a bit of life about me and destroyed the guy'

Nov 4th 2015, 6:15 AM 5,397 Views 3 Comments

Ireland’s world champion boxer gave his thoughts at the Web Summit in Dublin yesterday.

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