Enda King

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Ruby Walsh on Benie Des Dieux celebrates winning the Mares’ Hurdle at the 2018 Cheltenham Festival. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

“This place doesn’t remember seconds, it only remembers the winners,” a pensive Ruby Walsh had said on the eve of the Cheltenham Festival, having miss(...)

Gareth Anscombe: was denied a perfectly legitimate try against England when it was ruled out by the New Zealand TMO Glenn Newman. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty

Uneasily lay the mantle of favouritism in Paris, and so could be the case again this coming Saturday when Wales pitch up in the Aviva Stadium. Little(...)

Richie Sadlier celebrates scoring for Millwall in 2001, two years before injury forced him into retirement. Photograph: Tom Hevesi/ PA Wire

The Footballer “You’re a footballer who can’t play football. You’re of no value. And it’s not long before you start to see yourself as that.” – Ric(...)

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‘It doesn’t take great force to do it. A certain amount of bend, a certain amount of what we call valgus – inward bend at the knee – and a certain amo(...)

Wexford’s Una Leacy suffered what is probably the most dreaded injury within the GAA: a torn anterior cruciate ligament. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

“Those were some of the scariest times of my life. I remember sitting at home thinking am I ever going to get better? Is this going to be me for the r(...)