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#Rise

Ireland and Birmingham star Jamie Finn reaping rewards of full-time football
# Rise
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# Rise

Ireland and Birmingham star Jamie Finn reaping rewards of full-time football

Sat 9:00 AM 2,664 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old is on an upward trajectory for club and country.

'I never would have seen myself last year in the position that I am'
# Breakthrough
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# Breakthrough

'I never would have seen myself last year in the position that I am'

Oct 17th 2021, 9:35 PM 40,665 Views 4 Comments

Hannah McLoughlin has enjoyed a meteoric rise over the past few years, from adoring fan to Irish hockey star and Olympian.

Last year, he was working in SuperValu. Now, he's representing Ireland
# Rise
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# Rise

Last year, he was working in SuperValu. Now, he's representing Ireland

Oct 10th 2021, 12:05 AM 26,083 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a whirlwind few months for Liam Kerrigan.

'Robbie is a quality player and I think we’ll complement each other'
# Slow Burner
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# Slow Burner

'Robbie is a quality player and I think we’ll complement each other'

Jul 27th 2021, 6:22 PM 14,681 Views 1 Comment

Chris Harris will become a Test Lion at the age of 30 on Saturday.

From Eastleigh reject to England starter
# Rise
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# Rise

From Eastleigh reject to England starter

Jun 15th 2021, 11:21 PM 7,945 Views 4 Comments

Tyrone Mings had an unsuccessful trial at the none-league club a decade ago.

'If you compare her performance against Germany with a few months earlier, it's incomparable'
# Rise
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# Rise

'If you compare her performance against Germany with a few months earlier, it's incomparable'

Feb 23rd 2021, 6:00 AM 5,094 Views 0 Comments

Vera Pauw has been impressed by Grace Moloney’s improvement in recent months.

Lewis Hamilton: 'Not bad for a boy from a council house'
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

Lewis Hamilton: 'Not bad for a boy from a council house'

Nov 15th 2020, 8:56 PM 9,301 Views 9 Comments

The British star equalled Michael Schumacher’s all-time record of seven world titles on Sunday.

Leicester prevail to go top of the Premier League table
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

Leicester prevail to go top of the Premier League table

Nov 8th 2020, 3:56 PM 8,242 Views 0 Comments

Jamie Vardy scored and missed a penalty in the win over Wolves.

'I remember I was the D team captain. In fourth year, I was sub for the social team'
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

'I remember I was the D team captain. In fourth year, I was sub for the social team'

Oct 31st 2020, 12:11 PM 70,693 Views 23 Comments

Hugo Keenan has been a slow-burning success as he gets set for his second Ireland cap tonight.

'You've a bit of imposter syndrome beside Cian Healy or Johnny Sexton, guys you've been watching for years'
# Come So Far
From The42
# Come So Far

'You've a bit of imposter syndrome beside Cian Healy or Johnny Sexton, guys you've been watching for years'

Oct 8th 2020, 6:00 AM 10,498 Views 2 Comments

From Ballina to Blackrock, Gaelic football and soccer to stunning rugby exploits with Leinster and Ireland, Caelan Doris maps his rise.

From the flats in Dublin city to Arsenal FC: 'It 100% kept me away from drugs, jail and heartache'
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

From the flats in Dublin city to Arsenal FC: 'It 100% kept me away from drugs, jail and heartache'

Oct 4th 2020, 10:00 AM 60,169 Views 8 Comments

Former Ireland international Susan Heapes on overcoming the challenges of her upbringing to become a footballer.

The Galway starlet living his Premier League dream
# Year In Review
From The42
# Year In Review

The Galway starlet living his Premier League dream

Jul 26th 2020, 7:00 AM 26,734 Views 6 Comments

Aaron Connolly chats to The42 about his emergence as a top-flight regular and his hopes for the future.

From radio reporter to head coach - the rise of Dubliner Lisa Fallon
# Interview
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# Interview

From radio reporter to head coach - the rise of Dubliner Lisa Fallon

May 30th 2020, 8:30 AM 11,328 Views 1 Comment

The new London City Lionesses boss on working under Jim Gavin, breaking barriers in football and the start of a new adventure in England.

How a 16-year-old with no boxing experience went from idolising Katie Taylor to competing with her
# Dreams
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# Dreams

How a 16-year-old with no boxing experience went from idolising Katie Taylor to competing with her

May 17th 2020, 7:30 AM 7,432 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s Gráinne Walsh discusses her circuitous sporting journey.

From alliances to acrimony: Why is the Irish left so fond of a split?
# The New Radicals
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# The New Radicals

From alliances to acrimony: Why is the Irish left so fond of a split?

Feb 6th 2020, 7:38 PM 9,189 Views 15 Comments

A brief history of the left-wing splits and alliances of the past decade.

From Cork powerhouse to no team and now back in an All-Ireland final - and the Rena Buckley factor
# Rebel Revival
From The42
# Rebel Revival

From Cork powerhouse to no team and now back in an All-Ireland final - and the Rena Buckley factor

Nov 24th 2019, 7:30 AM 6,328 Views 0 Comments

Eileen Lyons and Donoughmore are back in an All-Ireland final after not fielding in 2017.

'It means a lot for the boys from the rural area who didn’t go to private school'
# Rise
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# Rise

'It means a lot for the boys from the rural area who didn’t go to private school'

Nov 4th 2019, 9:30 PM 38,687 Views 53 Comments

Makazole Mapimpi, who used to walk 10km to school, has had a stunning rise with the Springboks.

'I initially signed for €200 part-time, the best-paid player was on €500'
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

'I initially signed for €200 part-time, the best-paid player was on €500'

Nov 3rd 2019, 10:00 AM 51,128 Views 1 Comment

Brian Gartland has been a crucial part of Dundalk’s remarkable rise in recent seasons.

How two aspiring footballers hit 10 million YouTube subscribers
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

How two aspiring footballers hit 10 million YouTube subscribers

Nov 2nd 2019, 7:30 AM 9,353 Views 1 Comment

Jeremy Lynch and Billy Wingrove started out on a conventional path to football stardom, but ultimately took a different route to get there.

Paul Murphy unveils new political grouping called RISE
# New Left
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# New Left

Paul Murphy unveils new political grouping called RISE

Sep 30th 2019, 2:09 PM 38,197 Views 141 Comments

Murphy announced he was parting ways with the Socialist Party last week.

'I was watching these girls on TV this time last year. Suddenly, you're up on the podium beside them'
# 2020 Vision
From The42
# 2020 Vision

'I was watching these girls on TV this time last year. Suddenly, you're up on the podium beside them'

Jul 23rd 2019, 3:24 PM 7,626 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a remarkable rise to the top for leading Irish triathlete Carolyn Hayes, whose Olympic dream is well and truly alive.

'The right decision' - Reece goes from cancelled Connacht deal to the All Blacks
# Debut
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# Debut

'The right decision' - Reece goes from cancelled Connacht deal to the All Blacks

Jul 20th 2019, 9:00 AM 15,848 Views 25 Comments

IRFU CEO Philip Browne believes the union and Connacht made the right call.

'He could have another eight years or more at the highest level, which is scary!'
# Rise
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# Rise

'He could have another eight years or more at the highest level, which is scary!'

Mar 10th 2019, 7:00 AM 33,297 Views 10 Comments

From second-choice scrum-half to world-class 13, Garry Ringrose’s rise has been extraordinary.

'I feel like young players are looking to go away now... But it's not easy' - The English teenager excelling in Germany
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

'I feel like young players are looking to go away now... But it's not easy' - The English teenager excelling in Germany

Feb 8th 2019, 12:32 PM 5,874 Views 0 Comments

Jadon Sancho has starred this season for Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund.

The story of how a Croatian war child became the 2018 Ballon d'Or winner
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

The story of how a Croatian war child became the 2018 Ballon d'Or winner

Dec 4th 2018, 1:00 PM 4,493 Views 0 Comments

The star-studded Paris ceremony could hardly be further removed from Luka Modric’s early years.

From Chelsea reject to Ireland international: 19-year-old Declan Rice's remarkable rise
# Profile
From The42
# Profile

From Chelsea reject to Ireland international: 19-year-old Declan Rice's remarkable rise

Mar 24th 2018, 7:00 AM 17,547 Views 19 Comments

The West Ham youngster was named man of the match on his senior debut against Turkey last night.

Italian rugby's real progress is coming from Pro14 clubs Benetton and Zebre
# Changes
From The42
# Changes

Italian rugby's real progress is coming from Pro14 clubs Benetton and Zebre

Mar 3rd 2018, 8:30 AM 14,816 Views 4 Comments

Conor O’Shea’s national team have yet to feel the full effect but the Italian sides are making big steps.

Risk of flooding as snow begins to melt and river levels could 'suddenly' rise
# Storm Emma
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# Storm Emma

Risk of flooding as snow begins to melt and river levels could 'suddenly' rise

Mar 2nd 2018, 6:46 PM 29,274 Views 15 Comments

The warning was put out at the latest National Emergency Coordination Group meeting today.

The story of how a young Irish international became a star player in Sweden
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

The story of how a young Irish international became a star player in Sweden

Dec 22nd 2017, 1:00 PM 5,113 Views 0 Comments

In an extract from Michael Walker’s book ‘Green Shoots,’ Ireland and Arsenal star Louise Quinn remembers her stint in Sweden.

'There were stages where I just wanted to give up, I'd lost interest'
# Resilience
From The42
# Resilience

'There were stages where I just wanted to give up, I'd lost interest'

Oct 2nd 2017, 9:53 PM 18,483 Views 11 Comments

Sean Maguire has come a long way in the two years since missing out on being involved in the FAI Cup final.

'I didn’t even know what teams were in the Pro12 when I arrived' - Erasmus
# One More To Go
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# One More To Go

'I didn’t even know what teams were in the Pro12 when I arrived' - Erasmus

May 22nd 2017, 8:18 AM 8,063 Views 15 Comments

Munster’s director of rugby believes his players deserve to be in the final against the Scarlets.

The number of women in the workforce is likely to go up a lot in the next few years
# ESRI
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# ESRI

The number of women in the workforce is likely to go up a lot in the next few years

Sep 14th 2016, 6:10 AM 10,120 Views 32 Comments

In general, the percentage of women in the workforce had risen hugely since the early 1990s.

'Clubs have to convince themselves it was not a one-off' - Quinn on Hendrick's Euros brilliance
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

'Clubs have to convince themselves it was not a one-off' - Quinn on Hendrick's Euros brilliance

Jul 29th 2016, 6:00 AM 6,661 Views 5 Comments

The former Ireland international says that teams have been in touch to ask him about the Derby midfielder.

'Bundee Aki could become mayor of Galway, the way people are loving him!'
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

'Bundee Aki could become mayor of Galway, the way people are loving him!'

May 26th 2016, 7:00 AM 8,377 Views 13 Comments

Andrew Browne outlines some of the reasons Connacht find themselves in the Pro12 final.

'There should be national outrage': 20% rise in reports of abuse in elderly care homes
# HIQA
From TheJournal.ie
# HIQA

'There should be national outrage': 20% rise in reports of abuse in elderly care homes

Apr 14th 2016, 5:45 PM 12,106 Views 36 Comments

The figures are contained in a Hiqa annual report.

What's the secret behind Leicester's astounding Premier League success?
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

What's the secret behind Leicester's astounding Premier League success?

Dec 19th 2015, 12:05 AM 7,435 Views 12 Comments

We chat to local journalist Rob Tanner about the Foxes’ meteoric rise.

Could Belfast be the answer to your property woes?
# North Of The Border
From TheJournal.ie
# North Of The Border

Could Belfast be the answer to your property woes?

Jan 15th 2015, 11:46 AM 4,320 Views 1 Comment

The property market in Northern Ireland’s first city is set for growth in 2015.

More young people and women are being treated for alcohol addictions
# Significant Rise
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# Significant Rise

More young people and women are being treated for alcohol addictions

Oct 6th 2014, 3:15 PM 12,894 Views 42 Comments

Addiction treatment service, Aiséirí, is calling on the government not to cut excise duty on alcohol in the upcoming Budget.

Expect (some) good news at the fuel pumps later this year
# Beep Beep
From TheJournal.ie
# Beep Beep

Expect (some) good news at the fuel pumps later this year

Aug 15th 2014, 1:24 PM 23,154 Views 70 Comments

The price of diesel and petrol is expected to fall – a little, at least.

Medical workers in scrubs to protest at ‘die-in’ Gaza protest in Dublin
# Demonstration
From TheJournal.ie
# Demonstration

Medical workers in scrubs to protest at ‘die-in’ Gaza protest in Dublin

Jul 31st 2014, 7:00 AM 8,338 Views 19 Comments

The medical workers want the Irish Government to condemn attacks on medical workers, hospitals and ambulances in Gaza.

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