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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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Home News

That’s Gas! This pun-filled pirate conversation between an Irish lad and girl on Tinder is the best thing you’ll read today
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World Affairs

Pics: A woman has spent over €15,000 to give herself a third breast (not joking)
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Rugby

Pics: The new Irish Rugby jersey has been released and we’re liking it already
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Cycling

Video: Three different angles of the most spectacular cycling crash we’ve ever seen
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MMA

Video: The UFC’s countdown to Conor McGregor’s fight this weekend is just class
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Home News

Pic: Gardai release picture of the man that stabbed Dublin footballer Jonny Cooper at the weekend
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Premier League

Video: Yaya Touré gives Eden Hazard a few playful but powerful slaps in the tunnel
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The Championship

Pic: A dejected Karl Lacey leaving the Croke Park pitch yesterday made for one of the GAA photos of the year
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US Sports

Video: High School football player gives one of the most upbeat, positive and inspirational post-match interviews ever seen
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The Fitness Expert

Andy Cullen’s True Strength training series: Back workout
Neymar Is Unveiled At Camp Nou As New Barcelona Signing

Football

Vine: Neymar just being ridiculously skillful during Barcelona’s win against Levante
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Home News

Pics: Two photos that everyone heading to the Ploughing Championships tomorrow will enjoy
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Home News

Pics: Two photos that everyone heading to the Ploughing Championships tomorrow will enjoy
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MMA

Video: MMA fans should definitely take a look at this technical analysis of Conor McGregor
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Movies

Se7en is 19 years old today so here are seven things that we love about the classic thriller
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League of Ireland

Four League of Ireland clubs are set to get over €30,000 each because of Financial Fair Play
Kieran Donaghy celebrates scoring a goal with James OÕDonoghue 21/9/2014

The Championship

Video: Kieran Donaghy sticks it to Joe Brolly after Kerry’s All-Ireland win
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US Sports

Vine: Mark Wahlberg leaves the New England Patriots owner high and dry with this hilarious high-five fail
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TV & Radio

Video: Alaskan news reporter drops the f-bomb and quits her job in epic fashion on live television
Kieran Marmion breaks free to score his sides opening try 19/9/2014

News

Video: Just in case you missed Kieran Marmion’s wonderful try against Leinster, here it is again
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Home News

Pic: Gardai release picture of the man that stabbed Dublin footballer Jonny Cooper at the weekend
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Home News

Pics: Two photos that everyone heading to the Ploughing Championships tomorrow will enjoy
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Music

Top DJ / producer The Magician announces an Irish show for this December
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Movies

Se7en is 19 years old today so here are seven things that we love about the classic thriller
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League of Ireland

Four League of Ireland clubs are set to get over €30,000 each because of Financial Fair Play
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Music

Need new music for your playlist? Check out JOE’s six must-hear new songs in the world
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World Affairs

Pics: A woman has spent over €15,000 to give herself a third breast (not joking)
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TV & Radio

To mark the 20th anniversary of Friends here are 20 our favourite clips from the show
Kieran Marmion breaks free to score his sides opening try 19/9/2014

News

Video: Just in case you missed Kieran Marmion’s wonderful try against Leinster, here it is again
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Football

Vine: Neymar just being ridiculously skillful during Barcelona’s win against Levante
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US Sports

Vine: Mark Wahlberg leaves the New England Patriots owner high and dry with this hilarious high-five fail
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Football

Video: Danny Murphy confirms that Felix Magath told Brede Hangeland to use CHEESE to cure his leg injury
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Movies

Pic: The Mighty Ducks had a reunion over the weekend and here is the wonderful evidence
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News

Video: Kerry’s James O’Donoghue played a spot of table football with kids in Crumlin Hospital today
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TV & Radio

Video: South Park are up to their old tricks in this preview for Season 18
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Health

JOE’s essential Freshers’ guide to getting fit on a college budget​
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Golf

Pic: American golfer Rickie Fowler gets a ‘special’ haircut ahead of the Ryder Cup
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Football

Get your Mooju back: Leicester City
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Football

Video: Check out possibly the worst free-kick in the history of football from the Bundesliga this weekend
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MMA

Video: MMA fans should definitely take a look at this technical analysis of Conor McGregor
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