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#Retrospective

From The42 'I can leave with my head held high and be very proud of everything I've achieved over the years' Looking Back

'I can leave with my head held high and be very proud of everything I've achieved over the years'

Recently-retired Ireland international Karen Duggan looks back on a stellar international career in the green jersey, and much more.

From The42 'We went into the dressing room and said that some greater power had been the cause of that' Down Memory Lane

'We went into the dressing room and said that some greater power had been the cause of that'

A late, late goal was the difference when Dublin and Mayo met in the 2003 All-Ireland senior ladies final.

From TheJournal.ie Three men tell High Court they should be let out of jail because of the ecstasy loophole Nice Try

Three men tell High Court they should be let out of jail because of the ecstasy loophole

Three men went to court to argue that they shouldn’t be in jail because the drugs weren’t illegal when they were arrested and imprisoned.

From The42 Forget Chabal, 9 years on Wallace's timing v Sale is the lasting memory for O'Callaghan Retrospective

Forget Chabal, 9 years on Wallace's timing v Sale is the lasting memory for O'Callaghan

The sides meet this Saturday and the lock is aiming to avoid a repeat of the 2005 trip to Edgeley Park.

From TheJournal.ie Families who had discretionary medical card revoked already will not get them back Retrospective

Families who had discretionary medical card revoked already will not get them back

The HSE said there are legal issues surrounding the reinstating of discretionary medical cards that have already been taken away.

From TheJournal.ie 'Strangely Beautiful': Photographer captures the colour of the Ballymun flats Retrospective

'Strangely Beautiful': Photographer captures the colour of the Ballymun flats

The featured building has since been demolished.

From The42 An oral history: Ireland's famous win over world champions England, a decade ago Twickenham

An oral history: Ireland's famous win over world champions England, a decade ago

We caught up with some of the people closest to the action on a day that Irish rugby was finally convinced they could take on the best in the world.

From The42 End of an era: Looking back on a first glimpse of Brian O'Driscoll in the flesh 13 This post contains videos

End of an era: Looking back on a first glimpse of Brian O'Driscoll in the flesh

Before BOD plays his last international in Ireland this week, come in and tell us your memories of watching him play.

From TheJournal.ie Three years on, here are the most memorable images of the 2011 election campaign Retrospective This post contains images

Three years on, here are the most memorable images of the 2011 election campaign

This time three years ago Ireland was in the middle of one of the most dramatic general elections the country has ever seen. Remember all these memorable moments from the campaign?

From TheJournal.ie Column: Let's consider Albert Reynolds' legacy on the anniversary of his election Retrospective

Column: Let's consider Albert Reynolds' legacy on the anniversary of his election

Reynolds was in office less than three years, yet his legacy still resonates today, writes David McCann. So just what should we remember about one the country’s shortest serving leaders?

Here's what you were enjoying on this day 10 years ago

Or 20 years ago, or even 30…

From The42 Relive the Irish sporting year through this brilliant highlights package 2013

Relive the Irish sporting year through this brilliant highlights package

From McKillop to Martin, All Blacks to Annalise Murphy and Quigley to McCoy. We’ll miss you, 2013.

From The42 2011 Heineken Cup final: 22 minutes make Leinster’s beautiful day Retrospective

2011 Heineken Cup final: 22 minutes make Leinster’s beautiful day

One day like this a year would see them right.

From TheJournal.ie Irish designer selected to display work at David Bowie exhibition Design

Irish designer selected to display work at David Bowie exhibition

Designer Aiden Grenelle will display a typographic screen-print at the The ‘David Bowie Is’ exhibition, which has become fastest-selling showcase in the history of London’s Victoria and Albert Museum.

From TheJournal.ie Every Hitchcock film ever to play in Irish Film Institute Call Me Al This post contains videos

Every Hitchcock film ever to play in Irish Film Institute

Well, every one of his 52 surviving films. Which is rather a lot.

From The42 Memory lane: Fifth time lucky as Donegal oust Mayo in All-Ireland semis, August 1992 Retrospective

Memory lane: Fifth time lucky as Donegal oust Mayo in All-Ireland semis, August 1992

As Donegal and Mayo prepare to meet in Sunday’s All-Ireland final, we turn the clock back for a look at their only previous Championship encounter.

From The42 Memory lane: here's what happened the last 5 times Ireland met Spain Retrospective This post contains videos

Memory lane: here's what happened the last 5 times Ireland met Spain

It’s 23 years since Ireland last beat Spain. Relive that Dublin afternoon and some other recent encounters between the two countries in our video retrospective.

From The42 Suwon revisited: Mendieta’s penalty breaks Irish hearts Heartbreak This post contains videos

Suwon revisited: Mendieta’s penalty breaks Irish hearts

The player who sent Mick McCarthy’s team home from World Cup 2002 gives his account of the last meeting between Ireland and Spain.

From The42 Paulino Alcantara: Barca's forgotten man deserves his place in history Legend

Paulino Alcantara: Barca's forgotten man deserves his place in history

Lionel Messi officially became Barcelona’s top goalscorer this week, but one man has scored 130 more goals than him in the blue and red.

From The42 Lucky 13: here’s why 2011 was a record-breaking year for the Irish at Cheltenham Memory Lane This post contains images

Lucky 13: here’s why 2011 was a record-breaking year for the Irish at Cheltenham

If you still need something to get you in the mood, this recap of Ireland’s finest hour at Cheltenham should do the trick.

From The42 Action Replay: the day America's amateurs pulled off a sporting miracle On This Day This post contains videos

Action Replay: the day America's amateurs pulled off a sporting miracle

On 22 Feburary 1980 – 32 years ago today – America won an unlikely ice hockey gold at the Winter Olympics. This is the story of “the Miracle on Ice”.

From The42 Ali at 70: the night 'The Greatest' togged off in Croke Park Retrospective This post contains videos

Ali at 70: the night 'The Greatest' togged off in Croke Park

As Muhammad Ali celebrates his milestone birthday, we look back to his 1972 fight against Al “Blue” Lewis in Dublin.

From The42 Watch: Denman the Destroyer's greatest moment Different Class

Watch: Denman the Destroyer's greatest moment

Paul Nicholls announced on Friday that his majestic Denman was being retired. We look back at the 11-year-old’s finest hour in racing…

From The42 Reeling in the years: Do you remember the day Ireland qualified for Euro 88? Action Replay This post contains videos

Reeling in the years: Do you remember the day Ireland qualified for Euro 88?

Join us for a trip down memory lane…

From The42 David Haye: A career in pictures Game Over? This post contains images

David Haye: A career in pictures

As David Haye hangs up his gloves (for now anyway), we look back on his journey to the top.

From The42 Action Replay: when McAteer pulled the trigger against the Dutch Retrospective This post contains videos

Action Replay: when McAteer pulled the trigger against the Dutch

Ten years on, we look back at Ireland’s unforgettable 1-0 victory over Holland in Lansdowne Road.

From The42 Tyrone v Dublin: An epic rivalry resumes Friends Reunited This post contains videos

Tyrone v Dublin: An epic rivalry resumes

As all eyes turn to Croker on Saturday evening, we look back at the recent history of one of the GAA’s most volatile rivalries.

Down memory lane: A potted history of Cork v Mayo

Ahead of Sunday’s All-Ireland quarter-final clash, we take a look back at three Championship meetings between the two counties.

From The42 The Horror! 13 of the worst sports kits of all-time Retrospective This post contains images

The Horror! 13 of the worst sports kits of all-time

Seve Ballesteros had style by the bucketload. Roger Federer has it by the bandana-full. These people… just don’t have it.

From The42 Action Replay: the night Muhammad Ali togged off in Croker Retrospective This post contains videos

Action Replay: the night Muhammad Ali togged off in Croker

Thirty-nine years ago to the day, “The Greatest” took on Al “Blue” Lewis at GAA Headquarters.

From The42 Five of the best: Munster hurling finals Look Back Now

Five of the best: Munster hurling finals

Ahead of tomorrow’s decider between Tipp and Waterford, Ger McCarthy takes a look at five memorable Munster showdowns from the past 20 years.

From The42 Action Replay: the day Big Jack and the boys went giantkilling in Giants Stadium On This Day This post contains images

Action Replay: the day Big Jack and the boys went giantkilling in Giants Stadium

Ireland take on Italy in Liège tonight – but how much can you remember about what was going on in the world on 18 June 1994?

From The42 Action Replay: the day Kim Jong Il shot 38-under par Sharp Shooter

Action Replay: the day Kim Jong Il shot 38-under par

This week’s retrospective looks back to the Korean leader’s round at North Korea’s first golf course.

From The42 Action replay: the day Steve Fonyo crossed the finish line Retrospective This post contains videos

Action replay: the day Steve Fonyo crossed the finish line

This week’s retrospective looks back at amputee marathon runner Steve Fonyo who ran almost 5,000 miles to raise funds for cancer research.

From The42 Action replay: Zvominir Boban becomes a national hero I Fought The Law

Action replay: Zvominir Boban becomes a national hero

This week’s retrospective looks back at the day when a riot at a football match came to symbolise a nation on the verge of disintegration

From The42 Action Replay: when Joltin’ Joe stepped up to bat Retrospective This post contains videos

Action Replay: when Joltin’ Joe stepped up to bat

This week’s retrospective looks back to 3 May 1936 and Joe DiMaggio’s debut for the New York Yankees.

From The42 Action Replay: when Leinster emerged from the crimson shadow Retrospective This post contains videos

Action Replay: when Leinster emerged from the crimson shadow

This week’s retrospective looks back at a landmark moment in the recent history of Leinster Rugby – victory over Munster in the 2009 Heineken Cup semi-final.

From The42 Action Replay: the night Keano redefined the word “captaincy” Retrospective This post contains videos

Action Replay: the night Keano redefined the word “captaincy”

This week’s retrospective takes a look back at Manchester United’s unforgettable Champions League win against Juventus on 21 April 1999.

From The42 Action Replay: the day the GAA opened its doors Retrospective This post contains videos

Action Replay: the day the GAA opened its doors

This week’s retrospective column takes a look back at the GAA’s historic decision to amend Rule 42.

From The42 Action Replay: the day Hoch choked at Augusta Retrospective This post contains videos

Action Replay: the day Hoch choked at Augusta

Our weekly retrospective takes a look back at Nick Faldo’s unlikely Masters victory in 1989.

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