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#Hero

# hero - Saturday 18 October, 2014

From The Score Watch Ian Keatley channel ROG’s spirit to nail the winning drop goal for Munster against Sale Hero

# hero - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From The Score 18 reasons why John O’Shea is Ireland’s greatest national treasure Big John

18 reasons why John O’Shea is Ireland’s greatest national treasure

Who put the ball in the German’s net?

# hero - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From The Score Boks legend van der Westhuizen got a brilliant reception before All Blacks clash Hero

Boks legend van der Westhuizen got a brilliant reception before All Blacks clash

The former scrum-half is battling motor neuron disease, but took to the Ellis Park turf to a standing ovation,

# hero - Monday 6 October, 2014

From The Score At 45 new Galway manager Kevin Walsh marks outgoing selector in Galway IFC final – and wins Reeling In The Years

At 45 new Galway manager Kevin Walsh marks outgoing selector in Galway IFC final – and wins

The ex-Allstar was the sensational hero when he came on in the last ten minutes, marking former team mate Paul Clancy.

# hero - Saturday 4 October, 2014

# hero - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

# hero - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

From The Score Scenes! Ludogorets defender goes in goal for shootout and clinches Champions League spot Hero

Scenes! Ludogorets defender goes in goal for shootout and clinches Champions League spot

This lad won’t have to buy a pint for a while.

# hero - Friday 8 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Touching comic tells story of homeless man who saved rabbit from Liffey We Can Be Heroes

Touching comic tells story of homeless man who saved rabbit from Liffey

John Byrne jumped in after his pet rabbit Barney in 2012 after another man threw the animal into the water.

# hero - Saturday 26 July, 2014

From The Score WWE star choke holds robber, stops burglary from occurring Hero

WWE star choke holds robber, stops burglary from occurring

“I saw the guys running out the back. I chased them. I caught one of them.”

# hero - Friday 25 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Blind, paralysed…and bald: But Mark Pollock’s TEDx talk is about possibilities, not problems Inspiration
From The Score After 45 sleep-deprived days, Philip Cavanagh has become the first Irishman ever to row the Pacific Hero

# hero - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

6 people who appreciate Damien Dempsey for the legend that he is

“The manliest man that ever manned”.

# hero - Monday 23 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Did Damien Dempsey save a man from drowning yesterday? Hero

Did Damien Dempsey save a man from drowning yesterday?

One eyewitness is sure it was the singer who came to the rescue “cool as you like”.

# hero - Sunday 22 June, 2014

From The Score Sports Film of the Week: Hero Reel Stories

Sports Film of the Week: Hero

Narrated by Michael Caine, our latest pick tells the story of the 1986 World Cup.

From TheJournal.ie Pilot hailed after landing plane that had lost power Hero

Pilot hailed after landing plane that had lost power

The plane was damaged in the landing, but all on board were unhurt.

# hero - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Veteran who absconded from care home for D-Day memorials returns to hero’s welcome

Bernard Jordan was determined not to miss the events in France.

# hero - Thursday 29 May, 2014

# hero - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

# hero - Monday 26 May, 2014

From The Score Ukraine boxing hero Klitschko claims Kiev mayor seat Versatility

Ukraine boxing hero Klitschko claims Kiev mayor seat

He and his younger brother Wladimir — himself known as Dr Steelhammer — shared all the world’s heavyweight belts between them.

# hero - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

From The Score Stephen Ferris facing possible retirement due to persistent ankle injury Recurring Nightmare

Stephen Ferris facing possible retirement due to persistent ankle injury

The brilliant blindside has played 35 times for Ireland and 106 times for Ulster.

This alarm-muting cat was the hero you needed this morning

Why can’t our cat do this?

# hero - Monday 19 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This 11-year-old hero pulled his grandfather from a car crash – with a fractured skull Hero

This 11-year-old hero pulled his grandfather from a car crash – with a fractured skull

Charlie Cullen, however says he was simply, “returning a favour” to his grandfather.

# hero - Sunday 18 May, 2014

This employee got disciplined at work for the greatest possible reason

Frankly, we would’ve promoted them.

# hero - Monday 28 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie PE teacher uses CPR to save the life of a Monaghan student who collapsed in class Lifesaver

PE teacher uses CPR to save the life of a Monaghan student who collapsed in class

The teacher, Enda Tourish, has been congratulated by An Taoiseach amongst others for his actions is saving Ryan Callan.

# hero - Sunday 27 April, 2014

From The Score Former Munster scrum-half Stringer helps Bath into Amlin Challenge Cup final Hero

Former Munster scrum-half Stringer helps Bath into Amlin Challenge Cup final

The 36-year-old scrum-half has another European final to prepare for as his side deservedly beat Wasps.

# hero - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Heroic dad belts downhill to save daughter from speeding toy car

Incredible performance in the 100m Panic Dash.

# hero - Monday 31 March, 2014

From The Score Ukrainian soccer player saves opponent who swallows his tongue Quick Thinking

Ukrainian soccer player saves opponent who swallows his tongue

Jaba Kankava was the hero in yesterday’s game.

# hero - Monday 24 March, 2014

From The Score 27 stats that show how phenomenal Messi is after he owned last night’s Clásico In Numbers

27 stats that show how phenomenal Messi is after he owned last night’s Clásico

The Barca star scored a hat-trick as they beat Madrid 4-3.

# hero - Saturday 15 March, 2014

From The Score A truly fitting finale as Brian O’Driscoll finishes as a champion Legend

A truly fitting finale as Brian O’Driscoll finishes as a champion

The great centre vowed to give Ireland one more year and he has delivered.

# hero - Friday 14 March, 2014

From The Score Stephen Ferris back with a bang as Ulster grab bonus point win Fez This post contains videos

Stephen Ferris back with a bang as Ulster grab bonus point win

It was not all good news for Ulster, Ruan Pienaar appeared to injure his arm in the 26 – 13 win.

# hero - Sunday 2 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Brave fireman jumps off bridge to save drowning woman in Limerick Then A Hero Comes Along This post contains images

Brave fireman jumps off bridge to save drowning woman in Limerick

Fireman Eli Brace jumped in to the water to rescue the woman after the Coast Guard Rescue Helicopter could not retrieve her.

# hero - Friday 21 February, 2014

Heroic pizza delivery guy throws his cargo through second-floor flat window

Why ring the bell when you can simply use the ol’ hurling arm?

# hero - Friday 14 February, 2014

From The Score Donnacha O’Callaghan set to surpass O’Gara as Munster’s most capped player Landmark

Donnacha O’Callaghan set to surpass O’Gara as Munster’s most capped player

The second row is in line to make his 241st appearance for the province this weekend.

# hero - Monday 3 February, 2014

From The Score Kildare’s Paddy Brophy has set a high bar for last-minute winners Hero

Kildare’s Paddy Brophy has set a high bar for last-minute winners

Brophy scored six points against Mayo yesterday but his last was the pick of the bunch.

# hero - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

# hero - Sunday 29 December, 2013

From The Score What was it like to hit the most famous hurling point of 2013? Banner Star

What was it like to hit the most famous hurling point of 2013?

Domhnall O’Donovan talks to TheScore.ie about that famous point in the All-Ireland hurling final.

# hero - Friday 20 December, 2013

This man saves up his State pension every year for the most heartwarming gesture

The pensioner, who donates dog food to the local shelter every year, has since been rewarded for his efforts.

# hero - Monday 16 December, 2013

The foal left behind after his mother was beaten to death has a new home

There is a happy ending for this poor little guy.

# hero - Saturday 14 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Are you a hero? Take the test Hero Inside

Are you a hero? Take the test

Psychologists believe ordinary people can be inspired to acts of heroism if conditions are right.

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