Ewan MacKenna: What sport may bring us in 2016

My sweet 16 wishes for sport this year

3rd January, 2016
I can take no more of Conor McGregors sycophantic giggling at quotes that would sound trite in a Saturday night chipper.

Okay, so they won’t all come true, in fact there’s a strong possibility none of them will. But just like standing on a terrace at the O’Byrne Cup in January, shivering on a sodden green over the first anxious putt of the new year, feeling the squelch as a pair of boots fresh from the box sink into the mud, that’s what this part of the calendar is all about. Here are my 16 sporting...

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