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Record Breaker

# record-breaker - Saturday 19 April, 2014

SNAPSHOT: Striker celebrates breaking scoring record by… breaking a vinyl record

We can only hope the vinyl he snapped was a Richie Kavanagh effort and not an obscure, early Yardbirds jam session.

# record-breaker - Thursday 20 February, 2014

139 and counting: Latest O’Driscoll record leaves Schmidt dumbfounded

‘You have to be incredibly resilient, incredibly talented, a phenomenal professional – that’s Brian O’Driscoll.’

# record-breaker - Saturday 25 January, 2014

# record-breaker - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man claims to have gone 60 years without bathing So Fresh So Clean

Man claims to have gone 60 years without bathing

He’s gone back to basics.

# record-breaker - Monday 25 November, 2013

Kieran Read reflects on ‘proud moment’ after beating Ireland

The world class No. 8 says the All Blacks will be focused on getting even better next year.

# record-breaker - Thursday 22 August, 2013

World record holder Rudisha to run 800m in Galway

The event will see the Kenyan race against celebrities over 800m.

# record-breaker - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Snapshot: The women’s 4x100m relay final wasn’t exactly a photo finish

The Jamaicans timed a championship record 41.29 seconds to take gold.

# record-breaker - Monday 7 January, 2013

Lionel Messi on target for fourth Ballon d’Or

The Barca star scored his first goal of 2013 last night, as his side beat Espanyol 4-0.

# record-breaker - Thursday 27 December, 2012

# record-breaker - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Sycerika McMahon revels in medal success after London let-down

The Belfast swimmer won a bronze medal at the European Short Course Championships at the weekend.

# record-breaker - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Sycerika McMahon makes Euro final as Barry Murphy breaks national record

The Belfast swimmer will compete in the final of the Women’s 100m Breaststroke on Sunday.

# record-breaker - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

VIDEO: College basketball player scores record 138 points — in one game

Kobe Bryant’s reaction? “If you score 138 points, you kind of have a licence to tell people to f**k off.”

# record-breaker - Friday 16 November, 2012

# record-breaker - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

‘The buzz in Cork is incredible’ – Record-breaking swimmer on his emotional return

Steve Redmond is back home after becoming the first person to complete the Oceans7 challenge.

# record-breaker - Friday 13 July, 2012

From PHOTOS: This is what the largest atlas in the world looks like Record Breaker This post contains images

PHOTOS: This is what the largest atlas in the world looks like

The atlas weighs in at more than 23 stone and each page is almost 2 metres high.

# record-breaker - Sunday 8 July, 2012

I never stopped believing says Federer after Wimbledon win number seven

The Swiss maestro cherished the ‘great moment’ of his record-breaking 17th Grand Slam and praised Andy Murray.

# record-breaker - Monday 11 June, 2012

Nadal claims magnificent seventh French Open win

After the rain halted his progress yesterday, the Spaniard ended Djokovic’s hope with a 7-5 fourth set victory.

# record-breaker - Monday 21 May, 2012

Melanie Nocher breaks Irish 200m Backstroke record and qualifies for European finals

The Belfast-born swimmer will need to find an extra 0.8 of a second if she is to make the Olympic A standard.

# record-breaker - Thursday 3 May, 2012

VIDEO: Lionel Messi breaks Müller record with another hat-trick

While he was at it, Messi also surpassed a record set by Pelé. You know, just for the craic.

# record-breaker - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Poles apart: ‘The only person who can beat me is myself,’ says Yelena Isinbayeva

The Russian queen of track and field is very confident going in to London 2012.

# record-breaker - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Stunning running: Bekele sets record in Phoenix Park

World record holder, Kenenisa Bekele, romped to victory in the 10k Great Ireland Run today.

# record-breaker - Sunday 25 March, 2012

From The Hunger Games takes record $155 million in opening weekend Box Office

The Hunger Games takes record $155 million in opening weekend

The film had the third-highest grossing opening weekend ever behind behind last year’s Harry Potter finale and The Dark Knight.

# record-breaker - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Like Mike: Messi is football’s equivalent of Jordan, says Guardiola

“There have been very few like them in history, who dominated their sport like that,” Guardiola says as Messi becomes Barca’s record goalscorer.

# record-breaker - Friday 16 March, 2012

Ton-dulkar: Sachin finally lands historic 100th international century

It’s okay, India, you can open your eyes again. He’s done it.

# record-breaker - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Howzat for a career? Rahul Dravid to announce retirement tomorrow

13,288 Test runs later, the legendary Indian batsman looks set to hang up his pads tomorrow.

# record-breaker - Monday 30 January, 2012

New Zealand’s Lydia Ko becomes youngest pro tour winner at 14

The teenager enters the history books after her victory in the New South Wales Open.

# record-breaker - Monday 19 December, 2011

Sharp shooter: remembering the day Kim Jong Il shot 38-under par

As North Koreans mourn the death of “Dear Leader”, we take a look back at his most famous sporting feat. This definitely happened.

# record-breaker - Sunday 9 October, 2011

Vettel crowned youngest ever double World Champion

Sebastian Vettel won his second Formula 1 Drivers’ Championship in the early hours of Sunday morning, but not quite in the manner he would have liked…

# record-breaker - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

WATCH: Rivera makes history with 602nd career save

The legendary closer saw out the final inning of the Yankees’ 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins yesterday.

# record-breaker - Monday 9 May, 2011

WATCH: Chris Gayle scores 36 runs – in a single over

West Indies batsman records the highest single-over total in Twenty20 Cricket.