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A night out with Leon Spinks in Chicago and more of the week's best sportswriting
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A night out with Leon Spinks in Chicago and more of the week's best sportswriting

Feb 28th 2021, 8:30 AM 5,147 Views 2 Comments

Stick on the kettle and get stuck into this lot.

Pele, Serena and Bellaghy: It's the week's best sportswriting
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Pele, Serena and Bellaghy: It's the week's best sportswriting

Feb 21st 2021, 8:30 AM 3,101 Views 0 Comments

It’s a lockdown Sunday in Lent, treat yourself to some great sports stories.

Celebrating Diego Maradona and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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Celebrating Diego Maradona and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Nov 29th 2020, 8:30 AM 3,816 Views 0 Comments

El Diego dominated this week’s collection.

The time Dublin nearly got a Premier League team and more of the week's best sportswriting
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The time Dublin nearly got a Premier League team and more of the week's best sportswriting

Nov 8th 2020, 8:30 AM 8,670 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on, it’s that time of the week.

Winter football woes, the Iceman and more of the week's best sportswriting
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Winter football woes, the Iceman and more of the week's best sportswriting

Oct 18th 2020, 8:30 AM 6,363 Views 0 Comments

Plus, how the Big Six came to be the top half-dozen dogs.

Here are the 15 sports books longlisted for the William Hill prize
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Here are the 15 sports books longlisted for the William Hill prize

Sep 29th 2020, 3:46 PM 7,989 Views 0 Comments

David Walsh’s The Russian Affair is among the contenders for the big prize.

'The Ryder Cup is a golf match, not a mannequin parade' and more of the week's best sportswriting
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'The Ryder Cup is a golf match, not a mannequin parade' and more of the week's best sportswriting

Sep 27th 2020, 8:30 AM 5,102 Views 0 Comments

Whether you’re on level two or level three restrictions, tuck yourself into a safe corner and enjoy the best of the internet.

The truth about Ravel Morrison and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
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The truth about Ravel Morrison and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Sep 13th 2020, 2:56 PM 10,485 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and enjoy this week’s best writing.

Best in the USA, Saint Iker and more of the week's great sportswriting
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Best in the USA, Saint Iker and more of the week's great sportswriting

Aug 9th 2020, 8:44 AM 5,579 Views 0 Comments

Plus, how to qualify to play for Kiltane and the rise of the one-step three in the NBA.

Loughnane as high as a kite and more of the week's best sportswriting
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Loughnane as high as a kite and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jul 26th 2020, 9:30 AM 8,365 Views 1 Comment

Do yourself a favour, stick the feet up and read these superb pieces.

Remembering Jack and more of the week's best sportswriting
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Remembering Jack and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jul 19th 2020, 9:29 AM 4,976 Views 0 Comments

Stick on the kettle and give these pieces a read.

Michael Johnson's struggles at City, Connolly on Galway glory days and more of the week's best sportswriting
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Michael Johnson's struggles at City, Connolly on Galway glory days and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jul 12th 2020, 10:30 AM 5,909 Views 0 Comments

Stick on the kettle and give these pieces a read.

Ordinary Roy, a community's wounds and more of the week's best sportswriting
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Ordinary Roy, a community's wounds and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jul 5th 2020, 7:49 AM 5,560 Views 1 Comment

Lockdown’s over, but you don’t have to go anywhere.

'The wrong summer to go', Klopp the hero and more of the week's best sportswriting
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'The wrong summer to go', Klopp the hero and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jun 28th 2020, 9:30 AM 8,109 Views 0 Comments

Football’s back and dominating our picks this week.

Thompson on Jordan, Kimmage on Kimmage and more of the week's best sportswriting
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Thompson on Jordan, Kimmage on Kimmage and more of the week's best sportswriting

May 24th 2020, 7:30 AM 5,594 Views 5 Comments

Plus, absorbing pieces with Lee Hendrie and tracking Evan Tanner’s last steps.

Cian O'Connor's rise and fall, Páidí Ó Sé's greatness and Sports Stadium recalled
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From The42
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Cian O'Connor's rise and fall, Páidí Ó Sé's greatness and Sports Stadium recalled

May 17th 2020, 10:30 AM 6,784 Views 1 Comment

Here’s the best of the internet this week.

Cantona in Dundalk, propaganda in Newcastle and Con: It's the week's best sportswriting
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Cantona in Dundalk, propaganda in Newcastle and Con: It's the week's best sportswriting

Apr 26th 2020, 8:30 AM 7,218 Views 0 Comments

Here’s the best of the internet this week.

The Boiler, the bad days and devastating heartbreak: It's the week's best sportswriting
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The Boiler, the bad days and devastating heartbreak: It's the week's best sportswriting

Apr 19th 2020, 8:30 AM 4,414 Views 0 Comments

Here’s the best of what the internet had to offer this week.

Wrestling, war and so much more: It's the week's best sportswriting
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Wrestling, war and so much more: It's the week's best sportswriting

Apr 12th 2020, 8:30 AM 6,204 Views 0 Comments

This week’s collection of writing takes us from the cemetery to the squared circle.

Pasta and friendship, The Missing Olympics, and more of the week's best sportswriting
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Pasta and friendship, The Missing Olympics, and more of the week's best sportswriting

Apr 5th 2020, 8:30 AM 2,932 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on, it’s that time of the week.

A trip to Croke Park like none before, escaping escapism and more of the week's best sportswriting
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A trip to Croke Park like none before, escaping escapism and more of the week's best sportswriting

Mar 29th 2020, 8:30 AM 6,003 Views 0 Comments

Plus, Barney Ronay feels the spirit of George Orwell’s post-plague vision.

Stick the kettle on and enjoy some of the best sportswriting of 2019
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Stick the kettle on and enjoy some of the best sportswriting of 2019

Dec 26th 2019, 12:00 PM 13,563 Views 2 Comments

There has been superb work published across the year, in spite of the industry’s many challenges.

The 'racist' rabbit hole, World Cup woes and more of the week's best sportswriting
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The 'racist' rabbit hole, World Cup woes and more of the week's best sportswriting

Sep 29th 2019, 8:30 AM 5,028 Views 1 Comment

We’ve also got treats on the League of Ireland, GAA and Donald McRae on boxing to get you through Sunday.

The real Eddie Jones, Jonny Cooper's five-in-a-row relief and more of the week's best sportswriting
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The real Eddie Jones, Jonny Cooper's five-in-a-row relief and more of the week's best sportswriting

Sep 22nd 2019, 8:30 AM 6,569 Views 0 Comments

Stick on the kettle and settle into some of our favourite reads from this week.

Direct provision, Derry, Ireland and more of the week's best sportswriting
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Direct provision, Derry, Ireland and more of the week's best sportswriting

Sep 15th 2019, 8:30 AM 4,787 Views 0 Comments

Lock the door, stick the kettle on and dive into some of the best sports stories the internet had to offer this week.

The lingering Sonny Liston mystery and more of the week's best sportswriting
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The lingering Sonny Liston mystery and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jul 21st 2019, 8:30 AM 5,785 Views 1 Comment

Plus, why Brooks Koepka is known as ‘the twat in the hat’… affectionately.

The remarkable Rui Pinto, 'nobody knows Rock' and more of the week's best sportswriting
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The remarkable Rui Pinto, 'nobody knows Rock' and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jun 2nd 2019, 8:30 AM 6,708 Views 1 Comment

Plus, there are great pieces on Mesut Ozil, the American soccer system and the weird world of embargoes.

How St Enda’s put the Troubles behind them and the week's best sportswriting
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How St Enda’s put the Troubles behind them and the week's best sportswriting

Feb 10th 2019, 9:32 AM 4,410 Views 0 Comments

Here’s the best of what the sporting world had to offer.

The meaning of sport, Joe's long goodbye and the week's best sportswriting
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The meaning of sport, Joe's long goodbye and the week's best sportswriting

Feb 3rd 2019, 8:15 AM 5,789 Views 8 Comments

Plus the great festival of feckless waste that is transfer deadline day.

Dunphy to hurling's meaning: some of our favourite sportswriting of 2018
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Dunphy to hurling's meaning: some of our favourite sportswriting of 2018

Dec 25th 2018, 8:30 AM 9,933 Views 2 Comments

Get the kettle on and find that selection box.

Copa Libertadores mayhem, comparing Pat Spillane to Donald Trump and the week's best sportswriting
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Copa Libertadores mayhem, comparing Pat Spillane to Donald Trump and the week's best sportswriting

Dec 2nd 2018, 8:30 AM 6,880 Views 4 Comments

Stick the kettle on and enjoy the best of the week’s sportswriting.

Googling Gaelic football, 'the best decision' of Kevin Cassidy's life and the week's best sportswriting
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Googling Gaelic football, 'the best decision' of Kevin Cassidy's life and the week's best sportswriting

Nov 18th 2018, 8:30 AM 9,348 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and enjoy the best of the week’s sportswriting.

Libertadores stories, Owens shuns the silence and more of the week's best sportswriting
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Libertadores stories, Owens shuns the silence and more of the week's best sportswriting

Nov 11th 2018, 8:30 AM 4,816 Views 0 Comments

Get the kettle on and start your Sunday by catching up with the best stuff the internet had to offer this week.

Here are the 23 contenders for the 2018 eir Sport Sports Book of the Year
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From The42
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Here are the 23 contenders for the 2018 eir Sport Sports Book of the Year

Nov 8th 2018, 4:47 PM 7,896 Views 5 Comments

The42 is represented twice on the longlist.

Here are the 6 nominations for Bord Gáis Energy Sports Book of the Year
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Here are the 6 nominations for Bord Gáis Energy Sports Book of the Year

Nov 7th 2018, 1:17 PM 9,242 Views 10 Comments

You can vote for your favourite sports book of the year now.

A get-rich-quick scheme that almost killed Borussia Dortmund and more of the week's best sportswriting
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A get-rich-quick scheme that almost killed Borussia Dortmund and more of the week's best sportswriting

Nov 4th 2018, 8:30 AM 8,954 Views 0 Comments

Get the kettle on, it’s that time of the week.

LeBron's media machine in Hollywood, Grobbelaar on war in Zimbabwe and the week's best sportswriting
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LeBron's media machine in Hollywood, Grobbelaar on war in Zimbabwe and the week's best sportswriting

Oct 7th 2018, 2:47 PM 4,824 Views 0 Comments

Stick the kettle on and enjoy the best of the week’s sportswriting.

The self-destruction of a £2 million teenager and more of the week's best sportswriting
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The self-destruction of a £2 million teenager and more of the week's best sportswriting

Sep 23rd 2018, 8:30 AM 17,361 Views 2 Comments

Here are some of our favourite reads from the past seven days.

Adventure racing, Ferris, Magee and Fiji among longlist for William Hill Sports Book of the Year
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Adventure racing, Ferris, Magee and Fiji among longlist for William Hill Sports Book of the Year

Sep 20th 2018, 12:02 AM 5,867 Views 4 Comments

Here are the 17 best books from 141 submissions for the prize in England.

The battle for supremacy between Match and Shoot and more of the week's best sportswriting
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The battle for supremacy between Match and Shoot and more of the week's best sportswriting

Jul 29th 2018, 8:30 AM 7,349 Views 3 Comments

Some of our favourite pieces from the past seven days.

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