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JOE ranks Ireland’s 25 fittest sports stars

Are these the fittest Irish athletes around?

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Michael Darragh MacAuley celebrates winning 22/9/2013

JOE ranks Ireland’s 25 fittest sports stars

Are these the fittest Irish athletes around?

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Sports Illustrated have ranked the world’s 50 fittest athletes, and there are some odd inclusions

No arguments at the top, but are Micah Richards and Nani fitter than Chris Froome?

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From Roy Keane to Conor McGregor, check out JOE’s favourite Irish sporting documentaries

If you thought RTÉ’s ‘Rough Riders’ was good, check out these excellent documentaries on Irish sport and its effect on society.

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JOE takes a look at seven of the most humiliating defeats in sport

Sacked in the morning, you’re getting sacked in the morning…

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Best of 2014; the most viral non-GAA sport stories of the year so far

Only six months in, and we’ve had some crackers. Here are the ones you loved the most…

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Cavan GAA club writes hilarious open letter as they bid to stage cancelled Garth Brooks concerts

Hats off to Killinkere GAA club in Cavan, this is the funniest Garth Brooks tweet we’ve seen today.

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Gallery: 11 of the slickest dressing rooms in sport

There is something great about having a look inside the sanctum where players get ready and with great images coming from Brazil this week, we decided to look at some of the very best.

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Poll: Time to vote for Ireland’s biggest sports superfan

Lucozade Sport are on the hunt for Ireland’s biggest sports fan and they have sweet prize for the winner. Now we need you to pick that winner.

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The best entries in our Ballygowan #Bpartofit Favourite Sunny Day Activity search

We asked you to tell us what is your favourite place in Ireland and you didn’t let us down.

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Sheamus, Hornswoggle and Velvet McIntyre; how the Irish have featured in WWE over the years

With the show rolling into Dublin tonight, here is a look at some of the Irish stars to grace the squared circle. Warning, some may not actually be Irish but everything else in professional wrestling is real. OKAY!

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The best entries in our Ballygowan #Bpartofit Favourite Destination search

We asked you to tell us what is your favourite place in Ireland and you didn’t let us down.

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The best entries in our Ballygowan #Bpartofit Feel Good Song search

We asked you to tell us what is your go to feel good song. We got loads of great tunes sent in, but these were the most popular.

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The best entries so far in our Ballygowan #Bpartofit sporting motivator search

We asked you to send in an image of the sports star who inspired you the most. We got loads of great entries, but these are the best of the best.

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How being a man has changed, Part 1: Sport

They say the past is a different country, but when it comes to sport, it is like a different planet.

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On the 50th anniversary of Clay v Liston, here are 10 of the biggest shocks in the history of sport

It’s fifty years today since Cassius Clay announced himself to the world by beating Sonny Liston in Miami Beach. With that in mind, we look at ten of sport’s biggest shocks…

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Pass the mic; Five of the best post-game interviews of all time

Seattle’s Richard Sherman gave an epic post-game interview last night but there have been a few crackers over the years. Here’s some of our favourites.

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The most ‘Holy F*ck’ sporting moments of 2013

It was a hell of a sporting year just gone and here are three moments that made us shout ‘Holy F*ck’ at our TVs, iPads or phones

Iconic shot of Packie Bonner saving THAT penalty at Italia 90

Gallery: Some of the best shots from INPHO’s brilliant book, Heroes

Celebrating 25 years in the business of sports photos, INPHO have put together a book of their best work. Here’s a small sample.

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Returning heroes; Five sportsmen who were lauded when visiting their old stadiums

They say that you should never go back but when these players faced their old teams in new colours, something special happened.

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Pic: Tread carefully – check this out for gym clothing in Dublin

This guy was going for the smart-casual look in a Dublin gym, whatever about the practicalities of it all.

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Brawl-time greats: JOE’s favourite almost famous wrestlers

JOE looks back through the sands of time to remember a few of our favourite lesser known wrestlers from the WWF back in the day, from Yokozuna to Brutus ‘The Barber’ Beefcake

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Video: Irish schoolteacher has serious basketball skills

It might be mischievous of us to suggest that this fella spends more of his time in the gym than in the classroom but the hard work is certainly paying off.

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Video: LeBron, Pique, Serena Williams, Bradley Cooper and Chris Pine star in very cool new Nike ad

Nike have released a new ad to celebrate the 25th anniversary of their famous ‘Just Do It’ campaign and they haven’t half pulled out all the stops.

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Video: Tommy Martin sang Amazing Grace on TV3 this morning

He asked for his own pop show as well but it’s probably best to stick to the sports presenting for now Tommy.

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Burning Issue: What sporting event are you most looking forward to this weekend?

With an All-Ireland hurling semi-final, Conor McGregor’s second UFC fight in Boston and the return of the Premier League all taking place in an action packed weekend, three JOES discuss the sporting event they’re looking forward to the most.

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JOE marks your calendar for the sporting week ahead

The big sporting event this week is the return of the Premier League and we can’t wait to see the cream of the crop back in action, and also to see how our Fantasy League predictions fare out.

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Video: Ten-pin bowler denied perfect game by cruel mechanical malfunction

We don’t know a lot about bowling but we do know that scoring a perfect game is a hell of an achievement. So you can imagine how p*ssed off this bowler would have been when this happened…

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JOE believes in Local: The importance of the club in the GAA

There is a saying, commonly used in GAA circles, that goes ‘the club comes first’.

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UCC student Aidan Lynch found safe and well in Krakow
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Pic: Legia Warsaw take the ultimate dig at UEFA with this massive banner
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Video: This very funny clip of “If men were honest when hitting on women” is pretty accurate
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World Affairs

Video: The end of this Snapchat story at a house party is worse than your worst Snapchat story
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Tweet of the day

Cillian Sheridan’s brilliant response to Apoel’s brutally tough Champions League draw
Apoel Nicosia v Aalborg BK - UEFA Champions League Qualifying Play-Offs Round: Second Leg

Tweet of the day

Cillian Sheridan’s brilliant response to Apoel’s brutally tough Champions League draw
Apoel Nicosia v Aalborg BK - UEFA Champions League Qualifying Play-Offs Round: Second Leg

Tweet of the day

Cillian Sheridan’s brilliant response to Apoel’s brutally tough Champions League draw
Apoel Nicosia v Aalborg BK - UEFA Champions League Qualifying Play-Offs Round: Second Leg

Tweet of the day

Cillian Sheridan’s brilliant response to Apoel’s brutally tough Champions League draw
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Videos

Vine: German World Cup winner Christoph Kramer pulls off sensational 20-yard nutmeg in training
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TV & Radio

How many Father Ted references can you fit into one house share application on DAFT?
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TV & Radio

Video: Jimmy Kimmel organised a hilarious mini Friends reunion on his show last night
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News

Audio: Dublin fans’ match-day memories, voiced by Love/Hate’s Peter Coonan, is spine-tingling
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Home News

Video: Irishman takes marriage proposal to another level with the help of the IRFU, Aviva Stadium and lots of hidden cameras
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TV & Radio

Video: All your favourite Game Of Thrones cast members doing the ice bucket challenge in one handy place
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US Sports

Video: You’ll shudder after watching this perfectly timed hit from US College Football last night
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Vine: Clarke Carlisle came out with one of the most bizarre lines of commentary ever heard last night
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Football

Here’s a full Manchester United XI of players currently unavailable for selection
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Movies

Great Odin’s Raven! Amazon customer service agent pretends he’s Thor and it’s fantastic
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Football

Report: West Ham’s Mark Noble could be about to join the ‘MonKeano’ revolution with Ireland
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News

Pic: Great image of a teenage Xabi Alonso playing for his local youth team
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Football

Check out who Celtic, Everton and Spurs got in the Europa League Draw
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News

Pic: Great image of a teenage Xabi Alonso playing for his local youth team
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Video: There’s a new dating app called Tickr and it’s a mix of Tinder and Vine
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Food & Drink

Heading to Electric Picnic? Be sure to check out the ‘Drink Responsibly’ campaign when you’re there
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News

Audio: Dublin fans’ match-day memories, voiced by Love/Hate’s Peter Coonan, is spine-tingling
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Football

Report: West Ham’s Mark Noble could be about to join the ‘MonKeano’ revolution with Ireland
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Football

Transfer Talk: Falcao off to Real Madrid, Welbeck and Cleverley set for an exit and Arsenal to sign Dortmund defender
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TV & Radio

Video: Just every single “Goddamnit!” from the hilarious It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia
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Video: This very funny clip of “If men were honest when hitting on women” is pretty accurate
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Movies

Great Odin’s Raven! Amazon customer service agent pretends he’s Thor and it’s fantastic
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TV & Radio

Video: The Hound from Game of Thrones gets this hilarious 80′s soft-rock tribute
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US Sports

Video: You’ll shudder after watching this perfectly timed hit from US College Football last night
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News

Vine: Clarke Carlisle came out with one of the most bizarre lines of commentary ever heard last night
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News

Video: Bob Barker recreated the famous fight scene from Happy Gilmore on a US soap last night
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Home News

UCC student Aidan Lynch found safe and well in Krakow
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Music

Video: Electric Picnic goers will want to see Foil, Arms and Hog’s excellent sketch about buying festival tickets
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Mayo’s Lee Keegan is cleared to play against Kerry in All-Ireland semi-final replay
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The search is on for missing UCC student Aidan Lynch, last seen in Krakow
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Bruce Springsteen to release his first children’s book this November
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US Sports

Ahead of the Croke Park Classic here are the very best bits of the 2013 College Football season
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