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'It has been difficult but we saw a lot of people coming out of homelessness, which was great'
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'It has been difficult but we saw a lot of people coming out of homelessness, which was great'

Dec 16th 2020, 7:00 PM 6,734 Views 0 Comments

Meath’s bid to make it third time lucky in the All-Ireland final is put firmly into perspective by captain Máire O’Shaughnessy’s work off the pitch.

Never getting obsessed with hurling and 'imbalances' in the body as Canning goes again
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Never getting obsessed with hurling and 'imbalances' in the body as Canning goes again

Oct 31st 2020, 7:30 AM 9,547 Views 2 Comments

The Portumna star is facing into a Leinster semi-final against Wexford this weekend.

'They gave us a diagnosis that she wasn’t to live past 7. She turns 12 next month'
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'They gave us a diagnosis that she wasn’t to live past 7. She turns 12 next month'

Oct 24th 2020, 7:15 AM 8,300 Views 1 Comment

The heartwarming tale of the Westmeath Camogie manager whose team and daughter are winning against the odds.

'It gave me a real appreciation when football was kind of taken away'
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'It gave me a real appreciation when football was kind of taken away'

Aug 7th 2020, 6:00 PM 5,245 Views 0 Comments

Shelbourne captain and Ireland U17 coach Pearl Slattery is raring to go in the new season.

'We're not the heroes. The heroes are the people that are putting their lives on the line for us'
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'We're not the heroes. The heroes are the people that are putting their lives on the line for us'

Apr 2nd 2020, 6:15 AM 4,462 Views 1 Comment

Leona Maguire on life in Cavan through the Covid-19 crisis, her much-changed schedule, and perspective.

'Heroes are our nurses and doctors in hospitals - we should be proud of them'
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'Heroes are our nurses and doctors in hospitals - we should be proud of them'

Mar 30th 2020, 9:29 PM 7,503 Views 1 Comment

Eoin Hand turned 74 today and the former Ireland manager’s view on life has been shaped by the trauma of a near-death experience 23 years ago.

Former team-mate's tragic passing puts injury woes into perspective for Brian Gregan
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Former team-mate's tragic passing puts injury woes into perspective for Brian Gregan

Mar 3rd 2020, 7:30 AM 4,438 Views 1 Comment

The athlete’s good friend, Craig Lynch, passed away in a car accident last year.

'What I did learn after Brother Damien passing away is there is a lot more to life'
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From The42
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'What I did learn after Brother Damien passing away is there is a lot more to life'

Feb 14th 2020, 12:00 PM 46,269 Views 1 Comment

Camogie – and winning – went from being the be all and end all, to meaning so little in the grand scheme of things for Grace Walsh.

'You stop and you think, ‘There’s far more to life than a footy game''
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'You stop and you think, ‘There’s far more to life than a footy game''

Dec 26th 2019, 3:24 PM 19,404 Views 5 Comments

Connacht coach Andy Friend tells The42 about his nomadic coaching journey.

'It makes you realise how special it is what Munster has. It's very hard to replicate'
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'It makes you realise how special it is what Munster has. It's very hard to replicate'

Nov 29th 2019, 11:15 AM 10,684 Views 5 Comments

Tommy O’Donnell explains how his family have helped him to develop resilience.

'You think nothing is going to harm you. But then you see real life experience and it hits home'
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'You think nothing is going to harm you. But then you see real life experience and it hits home'

Oct 29th 2019, 5:19 PM 48,301 Views 0 Comments

Three-time All-Ireland winner Pádraic Maher discusses the distressing events he has witnessed as a Garda.

'My kids aren't going to love me less' - Emotional All Blacks front up to defeat
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'My kids aren't going to love me less' - Emotional All Blacks front up to defeat

Oct 27th 2019, 8:54 AM 13,208 Views 14 Comments

The All Blacks were still hurting badly this morning after their defeat to England.

'It was the best thing I ever did. When I came back, I just appreciated it more'
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'It was the best thing I ever did. When I came back, I just appreciated it more'

Sep 7th 2019, 7:00 AM 17,597 Views 3 Comments

Kilkenny joint captain Meighan Farrell is back and looking to make it third time lucky in the All-Ireland senior camogie final.

'How lucky are we that we can go out and play? Anytime the going gets tough, I think of her'
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'How lucky are we that we can go out and play? Anytime the going gets tough, I think of her'

Aug 2nd 2019, 2:31 PM 6,357 Views 0 Comments

Waterford star Niamh Rockett’s story of triumph over adversity is a remarkable one. But she looks elsewhere for inspiration.

'You see little kids in Africa kicking around plastic bottles on the street in their bare feet'
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'You see little kids in Africa kicking around plastic bottles on the street in their bare feet'

Apr 5th 2019, 9:45 AM 3,170 Views 1 Comment

Defence Forces member Siobhan O’Sullivan reflects on her working life and her decision to switch allegiances from Sligo to Kildare.

'I got perspective on my priorities, how I want to try to live and what's important to me'
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'I got perspective on my priorities, how I want to try to live and what's important to me'

Mar 7th 2019, 8:00 PM 9,741 Views 2 Comments

Nasi Manu of Pro14 side Benetton has come through testicular cancer and chemotherapy.

After a week of stick, Groves salutes arch nemesis DeGale on retirement
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After a week of stick, Groves salutes arch nemesis DeGale on retirement

Feb 28th 2019, 2:05 PM 5,572 Views 2 Comments

George Groves tore into James DeGale at every opportunity this week, but paused today to pay tribute to his rival.

Pochettino offers extensive clarification on claim that winning cups 'only builds your ego'
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Pochettino offers extensive clarification on claim that winning cups 'only builds your ego'

Jan 29th 2019, 3:12 PM 2,541 Views 3 Comments

‘The fans that aren’t happy, with perspective in the future, they will appreciate everything everyone is doing for this football club.’

'Trophies build egos' - Pochettino shrugs off cup exits as he targets bigger prizes for Spurs
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'Trophies build egos' - Pochettino shrugs off cup exits as he targets bigger prizes for Spurs

Jan 28th 2019, 1:00 PM 3,275 Views 15 Comments

Tottenham look set for another season without silverware but the Argentine isn’t hitting the panic button just yet.

Kyrie Irving reveals he called LeBron this week to apologise, dominates Raptors in thriller
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Kyrie Irving reveals he called LeBron this week to apologise, dominates Raptors in thriller

Jan 17th 2019, 7:50 AM 3,701 Views 1 Comment

Steph Curry, meanwhile, set a new NBA record last night.

Going home to be a father keeps All Black challenge in perspective for Earls
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Going home to be a father keeps All Black challenge in perspective for Earls

Nov 13th 2018, 5:27 PM 9,580 Views 4 Comments

The 31-year-old is set to face New Zealand for the fifth time on Saturday.

'Why are you smiling?': Sarri reveals bemusement at fun-loving Klopp after Hazard goal
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'Why are you smiling?': Sarri reveals bemusement at fun-loving Klopp after Hazard goal

Oct 14th 2018, 1:34 PM 15,023 Views 6 Comments

The Italian was impressed that his German counterpart was still enjoying the spectacle at Stamford Bridge despite his team trailing at the time.

Death of talented young footballer the 'predominant thought' for new Kerry manager Keane
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Death of talented young footballer the 'predominant thought' for new Kerry manager Keane

Oct 13th 2018, 12:49 PM 44,392 Views 18 Comments

Cahersiveen native Peter Keane has been appointed the Kerry manager on a three-year term.

Rashford arguably developing more quickly than Ronaldo and Kane, says Southgate
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Rashford arguably developing more quickly than Ronaldo and Kane, says Southgate

Sep 13th 2018, 8:35 AM 5,652 Views 8 Comments

England manager Gareth Southgate says Marcus Rashford is a special talent who needs time to develop.

My worst time? This is not even close, says Sharapova
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My worst time? This is not even close, says Sharapova

Sep 4th 2018, 12:40 PM 5,620 Views 4 Comments

“What’s challenging is when you’re a teenager and you have a few hundred dollars and you’ve got no sense of the future,” she said.

'There is no money that can pay for happiness. I was born poor. I don't mind dying poor'
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'There is no money that can pay for happiness. I was born poor. I don't mind dying poor'

Sep 1st 2018, 8:56 PM 17,964 Views 2 Comments

Fabio Coentrao is quite content to take a step out of the spotlight.

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

Aug 18th 2018, 4:29 PM 6,240 Views 1 Comment

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

Djokovic dismisses on-court problems when there 'are people starving to death'
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Djokovic dismisses on-court problems when there 'are people starving to death'

May 30th 2018, 7:57 PM 4,288 Views 1 Comment

The Serb advanced to the third round of the French Open but was far from his best.

'A big thing is putting things in perspective and it's something I do every minute'
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From The42
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'A big thing is putting things in perspective and it's something I do every minute'

Feb 22nd 2018, 7:00 PM 8,698 Views 12 Comments

Keith Earls is enjoying the best rugby of his career.

'Rugby has been a stress reliever': Ulster's Paul Marshall opens up about young son's cancer diagnosis
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'Rugby has been a stress reliever': Ulster's Paul Marshall opens up about young son's cancer diagnosis

Nov 27th 2017, 8:01 PM 8,968 Views 4 Comments

The scrum-half made his 200th appearance for the province on Friday evening.

Carl Frampton and wife Christine to visit children in Kenya for Trócaire Christmas appeal
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Carl Frampton and wife Christine to visit children in Kenya for Trócaire Christmas appeal

Nov 23rd 2017, 4:35 PM 4,389 Views 1 Comment

The Belfast boxer will spend four days in the East African country just over a week after his 10-round war with Horacio Garcia.

'We earn a lot of money. I'd give away all the money to be healthy again, to play football'
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From The42
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'We earn a lot of money. I'd give away all the money to be healthy again, to play football'

Oct 4th 2017, 3:55 PM 13,649 Views 4 Comments

Marco Reus also admitted he’ll at least consider a move away from Dortmund next summer.

'That's where real tragedy and devastation take place, not on the field of dreams'
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'That's where real tragedy and devastation take place, not on the field of dreams'

Sep 21st 2017, 7:30 AM 7,292 Views 0 Comments

Mayo manager Frank Browne on the burning desire to guide his side to All-Ireland glory, and using football to deal with loss.

'I suppose they can't use that stick to beat me with anymore'
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'I suppose they can't use that stick to beat me with anymore'

Sep 5th 2017, 8:56 AM 15,121 Views 2 Comments

Joe Canning says that winning an All-Ireland won’t define him but will take some of the pressure off.

Sean Cronin bouncing back with renewed appetite after neck injury lay-off
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Sean Cronin bouncing back with renewed appetite after neck injury lay-off

Aug 28th 2017, 4:54 PM 4,717 Views 6 Comments

“It puts things into perspective,” says the hooker after suffering two injuries since the birth of his twin boys.

Andy Murray pays tribute to victims of UK terror attacks after progressing in French Open
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Andy Murray pays tribute to victims of UK terror attacks after progressing in French Open

Jun 5th 2017, 2:05 PM 3,651 Views 0 Comments

Murray defeated Karen Khachanov in the fourth round of the tournament today.

Use your phone to journal - and improve your day
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Use your phone to journal - and improve your day

May 8th 2017, 12:50 PM 9,427 Views 4 Comments

Let’s find out how to remember what on earth we did last week.

'There is so much more than football in this world' - Dortmund player talks about bombing
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'There is so much more than football in this world' - Dortmund player talks about bombing

Apr 13th 2017, 8:56 AM 6,953 Views 14 Comments

The investigation has centred on a sole “Islamist” suspect in custody.

Jason Day breaks down in tears as he withdraws from WGC to be with cancer-stricken mother
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Jason Day breaks down in tears as he withdraws from WGC to be with cancer-stricken mother

Mar 22nd 2017, 11:15 PM 5,909 Views 3 Comments

The 29-year-old conceded his first-round match with Pat Perez after just six holes.

Irish champion kickboxer knows exactly why success can never be life or death
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Irish champion kickboxer knows exactly why success can never be life or death

Nov 20th 2016, 9:56 AM 4,070 Views 1 Comment

Caradh O’Donovan has gone through a difficult period but competes in the European Championships in Greece this week.

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