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'MMA saved my life. I wouldn't like to think what I'd be doing if I didn't have it'
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'MMA saved my life. I wouldn't like to think what I'd be doing if I didn't have it'

Dec 10th 2015, 4:45 PM 9,606 Views 1 Comment

A new documentary on the next wave of Irish MMA fighters airs on RTÉ tonight.

Watch 'Rockmount', the award-winning Irish short film about a young Roy Keane
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Watch 'Rockmount', the award-winning Irish short film about a young Roy Keane

Nov 15th 2015, 8:00 PM 26,112 Views 47 Comments

This is great.

Sports Film Of The Week: Catch Me If You Can
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Sports Film Of The Week: Catch Me If You Can

Jun 7th 2015, 9:30 PM 4,695 Views 2 Comments

This BBC Panorama doc has sparked fresh controversy around the methods of high-profile athletics coach Alberto Salazar.

Sports Film of the Week: Sole Man
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Sports Film of the Week: Sole Man

May 24th 2015, 10:00 PM 4,283 Views 4 Comments

Grab the popcorn and settle in to enjoy this week’s pick.

Sports Film of the Week: We Could Be King
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Sports Film of the Week: We Could Be King

May 10th 2015, 9:30 PM 4,937 Views 2 Comments

We’ve got a newly-minted award winner for you this week. Get the popcorn!

Sports Film Of The Week: Playing For The Mob
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Sports Film Of The Week: Playing For The Mob

May 3rd 2015, 9:30 PM 6,513 Views 1 Comment

Goodfellas meets Hoosiers.

Sports Film of the Week: Late Rounders
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Sports Film of the Week: Late Rounders

Apr 27th 2015, 7:56 AM 6,322 Views 2 Comments

The late rounds of the NFL Draft are a long way from the glamour of round one.

Sports Film of the Week: Legendary Nights - The Tale of Hagler v Hearns
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Sports Film of the Week: Legendary Nights - The Tale of Hagler v Hearns

Apr 19th 2015, 9:30 PM 4,094 Views 1 Comment

Got half an hour to spare? You’ll enjoy this.

Sports film of the week: Hooked on Rugby
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Sports film of the week: Hooked on Rugby

Mar 29th 2015, 9:30 PM 10,127 Views 1 Comment

As George Hook exits pursued by a bear, we look at his ‘landmark’ documentary.

Sports film of the week: Millionaire Gaming Prodigies
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Sports film of the week: Millionaire Gaming Prodigies

Mar 22nd 2015, 9:30 PM 5,627 Views 2 Comments

Our sports film of the week is a documentary following the explosion of eSports in South Korea

Sports Film of the Week: Of Miracles and Men
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Sports Film of the Week: Of Miracles and Men

Feb 22nd 2015, 9:31 PM 4,757 Views 1 Comment

Grab the popcorn and settle in to enjoy this week’s pick.

Sports Film of the Week: Seve the Movie
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Sports Film of the Week: Seve the Movie

Feb 8th 2015, 9:30 PM 3,961 Views 2 Comments

This recently released film charts the rise of the late, great Severiano Ballesteros.

Sports Film Of The Week: Red Army
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Sports Film Of The Week: Red Army

Feb 1st 2015, 9:30 PM 4,455 Views 0 Comments

Arguably the best team on ice, they had as much influence away from the rink behind the Iron Curtain.

Sports Film of the Week: The Toughest Race On Earth
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Sports Film of the Week: The Toughest Race On Earth

Jan 18th 2015, 9:30 PM 4,494 Views 3 Comments

Because some people think it’s a good idea to run across the Sahara.

Sports Film Of The Week: Let Them Wear Towels
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Sports Film Of The Week: Let Them Wear Towels

Jan 11th 2015, 9:30 PM 4,711 Views 3 Comments

The story of female American sportswriters and their battle for access.

Sports Film of the Week: He Got Game
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Sports Film of the Week: He Got Game

Dec 28th 2014, 9:30 PM 4,817 Views 4 Comments

Denzel Washington? Yes. Ray Allen? Yes. A character called Jesus Shuttlesworth? Definitely.

Forget Home Alone, here are the sports movies you need to watch this Christmas
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Forget Home Alone, here are the sports movies you need to watch this Christmas

Dec 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 4,349 Views 4 Comments

And no, Space Jam isn’t one of them.

Sports Film of the Week: The Damned United
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Sports Film of the Week: The Damned United

Dec 21st 2014, 9:30 PM 6,036 Views 6 Comments

You’ll be damned if you do and damned if you don’t.

Sports Film of the Week: The Class of '92
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Sports Film of the Week: The Class of '92

Dec 14th 2014, 9:30 PM 3,823 Views 1 Comment

Perfect viewing for these cold evenings.

Sports Film of the Week: Batmen - The Story of Irish Cricket
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Sports Film of the Week: Batmen - The Story of Irish Cricket

Dec 7th 2014, 9:30 PM 2,370 Views 3 Comments

This documentary tells the tale of a loved but also a misunderstood sport in Ireland.

Sports Film of the Week: 30 for 30 - Once Brothers
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Sports Film of the Week: 30 for 30 - Once Brothers

Nov 30th 2014, 9:30 PM 10,044 Views 6 Comments

A must watch – 30 for 30 Once Brothers has everything from friendship to war and to tragedy.

Sports Film of the Week: Touch The Wall
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Sports Film of the Week: Touch The Wall

Nov 23rd 2014, 9:00 PM 3,738 Views 0 Comments

Before winning four gold medals at the London Olympics at the age of 17, Missy Franklin struck up a sisterly bond with Kara Lynn Joyce

Documentary on the Irish woman who changed the face of boxing airs tonight
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Documentary on the Irish woman who changed the face of boxing airs tonight

Nov 23rd 2014, 5:50 PM 5,502 Views 1 Comment

Girl On The Undercard tells the remarkable story of Deirdre Gogarty.

Sports Film of the Week: 42 From The42

Sports Film of the Week: 42

Nov 16th 2014, 9:30 PM 5,064 Views 0 Comments

An inspirational story of fighting against the system.

Sports Film of the Week: Marvellous
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Sports Film of the Week: Marvellous

Nov 2nd 2014, 9:30 PM 5,898 Views 5 Comments

This true story about an unlikely star is truly heart-warming.

Sports Film of the Week: In My Book You Should Be Ahead
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Sports Film of the Week: In My Book You Should Be Ahead

Oct 26th 2014, 9:30 PM 6,499 Views 0 Comments

A fascinating insight into one of Ireland’s oldest clubs and a glimpse of Dublin in the 1970s.

Sports Film of the Week: Desert Runners
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Sports Film of the Week: Desert Runners

Oct 19th 2014, 9:30 PM 3,228 Views 1 Comment

Make an hour or two in your life for this – you won’t regret it.

Sports Film of the Week: Out of the Ashes
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Sports Film of the Week: Out of the Ashes

Oct 12th 2014, 9:30 PM 2,937 Views 0 Comments

Even if cricket’s not usually your cup of tea, we reckon you’ll enjoy this.

Sports Film of the Week: The Battered Bastards of Baseball
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Sports Film of the Week: The Battered Bastards of Baseball

Oct 5th 2014, 9:30 PM 6,105 Views 2 Comments

Grab the popcorn and the Netflix login and put your feet up for an hour or two.

Goodfella Henry Hill first up in the new batch of 30 for 30 documentaries
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Goodfella Henry Hill first up in the new batch of 30 for 30 documentaries

Sep 16th 2014, 3:25 PM 4,827 Views 7 Comments

Fittingly, Ray Liotta will narrate that one.

Sports Film Of The Week: The Rivalry
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Sports Film Of The Week: The Rivalry

Aug 31st 2014, 9:30 PM 4,256 Views 0 Comments

After a weekend when college football came to town, take a look at one of its biggest rivalries.

Sports Film Of The Week: Chris Waddle - The French Way
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Sports Film Of The Week: Chris Waddle - The French Way

Aug 24th 2014, 9:30 PM 6,145 Views 5 Comments

Take an hour to remember the genius of Chris Waddle.

Sports Film Of The Week: Barry McGuigan - Sports Life Stories
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Sports Film Of The Week: Barry McGuigan - Sports Life Stories

Aug 17th 2014, 9:30 PM 4,351 Views 1 Comment

This week’s film takes a look at the Clones Cyclone

Sports Film Of The Week: The Marinovich Project
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Sports Film Of The Week: The Marinovich Project

Aug 10th 2014, 9:34 PM 8,694 Views 3 Comments

One dad’s misguided quest to turn his son into an NFL star QB.

Sports Film of the Week: Mudbloods
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Sports Film of the Week: Mudbloods

Aug 3rd 2014, 9:00 PM 5,214 Views 4 Comments

And you thought Quidditch only existed in Harry Potter…

Sports Film Of The Week: Unforgivable Blackness - The Rise And Fall Of Jack Johnson
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Sports Film Of The Week: Unforgivable Blackness - The Rise And Fall Of Jack Johnson

Jul 27th 2014, 9:30 PM 3,715 Views 3 Comments

The world’s first black heavyweight champ has a story to tell.

Sports Film of the Week: Scotland in December
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Sports Film of the Week: Scotland in December

Jul 20th 2014, 8:30 PM 5,323 Views 2 Comments

The sorry story of French golfer Jean Van de Velde after the 1999 Open Championship.

Sports Film of the Week: The mystery of the Rimet trophy
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Sports Film of the Week: The mystery of the Rimet trophy

Jul 6th 2014, 8:30 PM 4,678 Views 2 Comments

This is another of the recent ESPN 30 for 30 Soccer Stories.

Sports Film of the Week: The Opposition
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Sports Film of the Week: The Opposition

Jun 29th 2014, 8:00 PM 5,821 Views 3 Comments

A recent edition in ESPN’s ’30 for 30′, it tells an incredible story of the 1973 Chilean team and a World Cup qualifier against no opposition.

Sports Film of the Week: Hero
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Sports Film of the Week: Hero

Jun 22nd 2014, 9:30 PM 4,511 Views 5 Comments

Narrated by Michael Caine, our latest pick tells the story of the 1986 World Cup.

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