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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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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

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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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Football

The salaries for players in the MLS have been revealed and Robbie Keane isn’t in the top five
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News

Pic: That’s Gas! A Dublin senior hurling championship clash this weekend delivered one of the GAA photos of the year
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News

Video: Gary Neville thought Simon Mignolet should have saved Phil Jagielka’s wonder strike in the Merseyside derby
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Pic: Christopher Joyce’s ankle was ridiculously swollen after he hurt it in the Cork hurling semi-final yesterday
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The Championship

Video: Ger Loughnane one-liner provokes hysterical laughter in Sunday Game production meeting
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Football

Pic: Cagliari tried out the rarely used 2-0-8 formation at the weekend and beat Inter 4-1
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Golf

European Ryder Cup hero Jamie Donaldson was drunk on Sky Sports HQ this morning
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MMA

Conor McGregor climbs in the latest UFC rankings and makes a lot of money in the process
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Vine: We think Adnan Januzaj meant to score this cracking free-kick for the Man United under-21s tonight
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Video: Whet your appetite for the return of Love/Hate with the latest teaser trailer
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MMA

Video: These Irish fans celebrated Conor McGregor’s win in serious style at the MGM Grand
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MMA

What next for Conor McGregor after his stunning UFC 178 knockout?
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Football

Pic: Check out Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers as a fresh-faced 17-year-old at Ballymena United
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Premier League

Video: Jamie Carragher thinks Manchester United will finish higher than Liverpool in the league
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Video: Lifeboat launch FAIL quickly turns into epic win
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US Sports

Video: High school footballer brushes off ridiculous amount of tackles en route to (nearly) the greatest touchdown ever
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Football

Video: Robbie Keane scored an absolutely audacious chip for LA Galaxy last night
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Start Ups

Video: Brilliant David Brent inspired CV is sure to land this lad a job
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Home News

Video: Irish guy makes amazing timelapse of his recovery from plastic surgery after unprovoked drunken assault
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Andy Cullen’s True Strength training series: Shoulders workout
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Jonny Cooper has released a statement about the recent stabbing incident
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The first Netflix original film will be a sequel to Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon
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Later… with Jools Holland is on tonight and we’re excited to see a certain Irishman on the show
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Video: We can’t stop laughing at this amateur rugby switch-pass fail
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Tasty and easy to make protein recipes: Casein Chocolate Pudding
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Video: Irish guy makes amazing timelapse of his recovery from plastic surgery after unprovoked drunken assault
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Cycling

Team Sky announce the signing of Irish cyclist Nicolas Roche
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TV & Radio

Video: JOE wants to be Jeff Goldblum in our later years, and this is why…
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Video: Oh Dear! Man supplies some seriously funny commentary after hitting deer
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US Sports

Video: High school footballer brushes off ridiculous amount of tackles en route to (nearly) the greatest touchdown ever
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Football

Vine: Antonio Cassano scored the perfect panenka penalty for Parma last night
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Start Ups

Video: Brilliant David Brent inspired CV is sure to land this lad a job
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MMA

Conor McGregor climbs in the latest UFC rankings and makes a lot of money in the process
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Premier League

Video: Jamie Carragher thinks Manchester United will finish higher than Liverpool in the league
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Features

Video: Lifeboat launch FAIL quickly turns into epic win
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News

Anthony Cunningham to continue as Galway hurling boss for another two seasons
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Video: New TV spot for Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar lands and it looks really good
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TV & Radio

Vine: It sounds like Tom Jones called an Australian sports presenter “a d***head” live on-air
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Movies

Video: This classical medley of every single Batman theme tune is just wonderful
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Football

Pic: Check out Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers as a fresh-faced 17-year-old at Ballymena United
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