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RTÉ played out their World Cup coverage last night with a Garth Brooks song

A triumph for some. A devastating blow to others.

From The42 'It's yours' -- The Sunday Game's new teaser will get you pumped for the championship Game On Ger

'It's yours' -- The Sunday Game's new teaser will get you pumped for the championship

That Joe Brolly shaped hole in your life is about to be filled.

From The42 TV3 beats out RTÉ to rights for 2015 Rugby World Cup RWC2015

TV3 beats out RTÉ to rights for 2015 Rugby World Cup

The news is a big blow to the national broadcaster.

From The42 Full-time for MNS as RTÉ rebrand Monday night football show as Soccer Republic RTÉ

Full-time for MNS as RTÉ rebrand Monday night football show as Soccer Republic

And the programme will have a later broadcast time.

From The42 VIDEO: Jamie Heaslip explains 'narky' Sexton's on-pitch demeanour Woof

VIDEO: Jamie Heaslip explains 'narky' Sexton's on-pitch demeanour

The Racing Metro kicker scared a few of the Lions with his barking, says the Ireland vice-skipper.

From The42 Sky Sports could bid for GAA championship rights Top Top Point

Sky Sports could bid for GAA championship rights

Croke Park chief Peter McKenna admits the British broadcasting giant could air hurling and Gaelic football games in the future.

'There'll be no more messing' - Dunphy on O'Neill and Keane management ticket

But ‘there is the potential there for a trainwreck’ admits the RTÉ pundit.

From The42 Davy Fitz sings praises of Donal Óg Cusack's punditry on The Sunday Game Davy Fitzgerald

Davy Fitz sings praises of Donal Óg Cusack's punditry on The Sunday Game

“We wouldn’t have any great relationship, but the one thing I will say is, he is able to read it.”

From The42 In pictures: Racegoers at Galway Races pay respects to Colm Murray Farewell

In pictures: Racegoers at Galway Races pay respects to Colm Murray

There was a minute’s silence at Ballybrit today.

From The42 ‘The voice of Irish racing’ — Taoiseach leads tributes to the late Colm Murray RIP

‘The voice of Irish racing’ — Taoiseach leads tributes to the late Colm Murray

Murray, 61, is survived by his wife Anne and his daughters Patricia and Kate.

From The42 May the best horse jump the ditch, says Davy Fitz after defeat of Galway Raising The Banner

May the best horse jump the ditch, says Davy Fitz after defeat of Galway

It’s Limerick next up with a place in the All-Ireland decider on the line.

From The42 VIDEO: Marty Morrissey is a demon for a game of penny push Top Man This post contains videos

VIDEO: Marty Morrissey is a demon for a game of penny push

In your face, Liam Rushe!

From The42 Happy Birthday, Chippy! Here's why we still love Liam Brady Lefty

Happy Birthday, Chippy! Here's why we still love Liam Brady

Unbelievable tekkers on the field and behind a desk at RTÉ.

From The42 Opinion: Here come the girls... at last, as Katie Taylor set for RTÉ award Awards Season

Opinion: Here come the girls... at last, as Katie Taylor set for RTÉ award

The Olympic champion will – surely – be crowned Sports Person of the Year ending a wait that was too long.

From The42 Graeme Souness prefers RTE couch, says Scotland job isn't for him Scotland

Graeme Souness prefers RTE couch, says Scotland job isn't for him

The former Newcastle and Liverpool boss has tipped former team-mate Joe Jordan to lead the Tartan Army.

From TheJournal.ie Audio: 'There's something about Bill O'Herlihy' - Taoiseach hails 'Billo' Okey Doke

Audio: 'There's something about Bill O'Herlihy' - Taoiseach hails 'Billo'

Listen to the full tribute Taoiseach Enda Kenny paid to legendary RTÉ sports presenter Bill O’Herlihy at the launch of his book in Dublin last night.

From The42 VIDEO: Off The Ball's tribute to Timmy McCarthy London 2012 This post contains videos

VIDEO: Off The Ball's tribute to Timmy McCarthy

When American phrases and a Cork accent meet.

From The42 Danger here… TheScore meets George Hamilton Interview

Danger here… TheScore meets George Hamilton

RTE’s best-loved commentator sat down for a nostalgic look back at his distinguished career and fond memories behind the mic earlier this week.

From The42 'Croatia can win it. There have been surprises in the past' - Liam Brady Road To Poland

'Croatia can win it. There have been surprises in the past' - Liam Brady

If Chippy’s predictions are correct, Ireland chances of getting beyond the group stages are looking even slimmer.

From The42 Three more years: RTÉ  and TV3 retain Champions League rights Coup

Three more years: RTÉ and TV3 retain Champions League rights

The stations will share coverage of European football’s most prestigious event until at least 2015.

From The42 Galway deserved their victory, admits Daly No Complaints

Galway deserved their victory, admits Daly

The Dublin hurling manager lamented his side’s failure to win last week’s encounter between the two teams.

From The42 Royals are gone soft, says Martin McHugh GAA

Royals are gone soft, says Martin McHugh

Louth sent their neighbours and rivals down as when it got physical, the Royals ‘didn’t count’.

From The42 Opinion: It's time to look at a long, hard look at Trap's job with Ireland Euro2012

Opinion: It's time to look at a long, hard look at Trap's job with Ireland

“Our achievements are not open for discussion or debate and while it’s hypocrictial and it’s wrong, we still pat ourselves on the back without the slightest sliver of guilt,” writes Ewan MacKenna.

From The42 Kings of the ring: how Irish amateur boxing is punching above it KO

Kings of the ring: how Irish amateur boxing is punching above it

From an under-funded, under-exposed game to a high-achieving sport close to the heart of the Irish sporting public.

From The42 Answering Ireland's call, Anthony Foley plays down talk of Munster job Job Centre

Answering Ireland's call, Anthony Foley plays down talk of Munster job

The Thomond Park forwards coach agrees he has ‘a busy week’ in store.

From The42 'It's wrong, it's wrong, it's wrong' - Trapattoni has been 'negligent', says Dunphy Rant

'It's wrong, it's wrong, it's wrong' - Trapattoni has been 'negligent', says Dunphy

“I don’t care if he wins the European Championships.”

From The42 Six Nations preview: here’s what 5 of the experts think… Six Nations 2012

Six Nations preview: here’s what 5 of the experts think…

As Ireland prepare to banish their Rugby World Cup hangover, we asked pundits, former players and commentators what they expected from the championship.

Peter Collins accounts cause Twitter storm… but they’re all fake Peter Collins

Peter Collins accounts cause Twitter storm… but they’re all fake

A number of accounts purporting to be those of the RTÉ Sport presenter are all fake it has emerged.

From The42 Poll: are you going to stay up all night or go to bed early? Game Management This post contains a poll

Poll: are you going to stay up all night or go to bed early?

Apart from that whole out-half argument, it’s the biggest question of the week ahead of tomorrow’s big game in New Zealand.

From The42 'I won't quit' - Ronan O'Gara rows back on talk of exit End Game?

'I won't quit' - Ronan O'Gara rows back on talk of exit

“Retirement hasn’t entered my head seriously in that regard. I’m a fighter and I’ll keep fighting until the end.”

From The42 Hugh Cahill's New Zealand diary: Day 1 Embedded

Hugh Cahill's New Zealand diary: Day 1

Our man in the Irish press pack, TV commentator Hugh, sends his first dispatch from the tournament front line: a Queenstown bar counter.

From TheJournal.ie 'Get-well' wishes flood in for George Hamilton George Hamilton

'Get-well' wishes flood in for George Hamilton

RTE broadcaster’s fans show their support after he has emergency heart bypass surgery.

From The42 'We don't set GAA agenda' insists RTÉ Video Nasty This post contains videos

'We don't set GAA agenda' insists RTÉ

The Sunday Game have been accused of having too much influence over the association’s disciplinary procedures. Do you agree?

From The42 'Big Bang' boxing broadcast likely to go ahead World Title

'Big Bang' boxing broadcast likely to go ahead

Casey’s world title fight to be covered live after promoters agree to help with production costs.

From The42 Five more ill-judged comments from sport's TV pundits Trash Talk This post contains videos

Five more ill-judged comments from sport's TV pundits

Richard Keys and Andy Gray have found themselves in hot water today because of their sexist remarks over the weekend. Here’s a handful of similar mistakes on TV.

From The42 The Morning Score: Wednesday The Morning Score This post contains videos

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Munster lodge an appeal against Paul O’Connell ban, the axe is set to fall in Cork again and Rafa is out of a job.

From The42 'His trademark was that strong almost bone-crushing handshake' Memories This post contains images

'His trademark was that strong almost bone-crushing handshake'

Each year brings the passing of many notable and much-loved GAA figures. Not just at national level but in clubs up and down the country.

From The42 Is the Irish Open to tee off next summer? Open For Business

Is the Irish Open to tee off next summer?

Big news for Irish golf fans as the Race to Dubai 2011 schedule is set to be released later.