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Munster's huge clash with Leinster at Thomond Park confirmed for 23 January
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# Derby

Munster's huge clash with Leinster at Thomond Park confirmed for 23 January

Jan 12th 2021, 2:04 PM 7,116 Views 23 Comments

The inter-pro clash has been rescheduled for two weekends’ time.

Leinster players and staff return negative Covid tests following Munster postponement
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Leinster players and staff return negative Covid tests following Munster postponement

Updated Dec 25th 2020, 12:00 PM 32,448 Views 39 Comments

The clash was due to take place tomorrow.

South African sides to join 'Rainbow Cup' after Pro14 concludes in March
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South African sides to join 'Rainbow Cup' after Pro14 concludes in March

Dec 23rd 2020, 3:00 PM 27,002 Views 20 Comments

The new competition will kick-off in April after the 2020/21 Pro14 final in March.

Aki and Oliver come into Connacht starting XV for visit of Pat Lam's Bristol
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# Changes

Aki and Oliver come into Connacht starting XV for visit of Pat Lam's Bristol

Dec 18th 2020, 12:21 PM 6,908 Views 3 Comments

Andy Friend’s men hope to deliver more of the good stuff from Paris last weekend.

Ireland draw champion Springboks and Scotland in 2023 World Cup pool
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Ireland draw champion Springboks and Scotland in 2023 World Cup pool

Dec 14th 2020, 12:15 PM 35,146 Views 35 Comments

If they can get out of the pool, Ireland are set to face France or New Zealand in the quarter-finals.

Byrne at 10 against England with Gibson-Park, Roux and O'Mahony retained
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# Team News

Byrne at 10 against England with Gibson-Park, Roux and O'Mahony retained

Nov 18th 2020, 12:25 PM 39,696 Views 107 Comments

Keith Earls, Bundee Aki and CJ Stander have also come into the starting XV for Twickenham.

Salah tests positive for Covid-19 on Egypt duty
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Salah tests positive for Covid-19 on Egypt duty

Nov 13th 2020, 3:49 PM 8,219 Views 10 Comments

The Liverpool star is not suffering from any symptoms according to the Egyptian FA.

Munster draw Clermont and Quins as Champions Cup pool draw is confirmed
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Munster draw Clermont and Quins as Champions Cup pool draw is confirmed

Oct 28th 2020, 3:15 PM 23,678 Views 28 Comments

Leinster will face Northampton Saints and Montpellier, while Connacht take on Pat Lam’s Bristol and Racing 92.

Henshaw starts at 13 as Farrell named on Ireland bench for France clash
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# Team News

Henshaw starts at 13 as Farrell named on Ireland bench for France clash

Oct 28th 2020, 12:25 PM 38,357 Views 35 Comments

Garry Ringrose misses out due to the broken jaw he sustained last weekend.

Derry City's league trip to Rovers cancelled, Cup quarter-final postponed due to positive Covid tests
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Derry City's league trip to Rovers cancelled, Cup quarter-final postponed due to positive Covid tests

Oct 27th 2020, 7:05 PM 3,939 Views 0 Comments

The Candystripes could face disciplinary action due to their inability to fulfil Wednesday night’s fixture in Tallaght.

Farrell includes six uncapped players in Ireland squad as Sexton retains captaincy
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# Fresh Faces

Farrell includes six uncapped players in Ireland squad as Sexton retains captaincy

Oct 8th 2020, 10:09 AM 44,305 Views 77 Comments

Ed Byrne, Will Connors, Jamison Gibson-Park, Shane Daly, Hugo Keenan, and Ryan Baird have been included.

Ulster Rugby suspend training after two players test positive for Covid-19
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Ulster Rugby suspend training after two players test positive for Covid-19

Oct 7th 2020, 7:30 PM 16,589 Views 4 Comments

A further five players and one staff member have been identified as close contacts.

Honda to withdraw from Formula One at end of 2021 season
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Honda to withdraw from Formula One at end of 2021 season

Oct 2nd 2020, 10:39 AM 5,774 Views 6 Comments

It’s part of the car industry’s move away from internal combustion engines.

Leinster will be at home again if they reach the Champions Cup semi-finals
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# Fixtures

Leinster will be at home again if they reach the Champions Cup semi-finals

Sep 16th 2020, 12:32 PM 10,137 Views 22 Comments

If Ulster qualify, they’ll either be away to Exeter or at home against Northampton.

Ireland to face Wales, England, and Georgia in new Autumn Nations Cup
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Ireland to face Wales, England, and Georgia in new Autumn Nations Cup

Sep 10th 2020, 2:23 PM 26,287 Views 31 Comments

Fiji join Scotland, France and Italy in the other group.

Stockdale, McCloskey, and Murphy all fit as Ulster make three changes
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# Team News

Stockdale, McCloskey, and Murphy all fit as Ulster make three changes

Sep 4th 2020, 12:13 PM 7,659 Views 22 Comments

Billy Burns returns to captain the side, while Edinburgh have named a strong starting XV.

Stockdale at 15 for Ulster as Friend's Connacht give two debuts
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Stockdale at 15 for Ulster as Friend's Connacht give two debuts

Aug 21st 2020, 12:22 PM 11,527 Views 29 Comments

Peter Sullivan and Alex Wootton start on the wings for the western province.

2020 Irish Open to be held at Galgorm Castle in September
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2020 Irish Open to be held at Galgorm Castle in September

Aug 14th 2020, 11:58 AM 29,502 Views 11 Comments

The event was originally scheduled to take place at Mount Juliet in May.

Test rugby to restart in October as World Rugby confirms autumn window
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# Approved

Test rugby to restart in October as World Rugby confirms autumn window

Jul 30th 2020, 1:55 PM 6,393 Views 9 Comments

Ireland are set to play six Tests in seven weekends from October through into December.

Two more All-Ireland finals set for Croke Park in December as ladies football fixtures confirmed
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# Christmas Croker

Two more All-Ireland finals set for Croke Park in December as ladies football fixtures confirmed

Jul 21st 2020, 3:37 PM 2,796 Views 1 Comment

The senior and intermediate deciders will take place at HQ, with the junior showpiece to be played elsewhere two weeks earlier.

Leicester confirm Tuilagi, Noel Reid and three other players have left the club
# Exit Door
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# Exit Door

Leicester confirm Tuilagi, Noel Reid and three other players have left the club

Jul 10th 2020, 8:49 AM 6,943 Views 26 Comments

The once-capped Ireland international joined from Leinster last year.

Four Republic of Ireland internationals start as Burnley host Sheff Utd
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Four Republic of Ireland internationals start as Burnley host Sheff Utd

Jul 5th 2020, 11:24 AM 8,075 Views 7 Comments

Both clubs have confirmed their starting teams for the clash at Turf Moor.

New dates announced for completion of 2019/20 Champions Cup season
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New dates announced for completion of 2019/20 Champions Cup season

Jun 25th 2020, 12:00 PM 16,471 Views 25 Comments

The 2020/21 season of European rugby is now due to start on 11/12/13 December.

Pandemic payments to continue until August, with reduced PUP for part-time workers from 29 June
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Pandemic payments to continue until August, with reduced PUP for part-time workers from 29 June

Jun 5th 2020, 12:41 PM 57,059 Views 65 Comments

It follows a cabinet meeting today.

Russia now has the second highest number of Covid-19 cases in the world
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# Tally

Russia now has the second highest number of Covid-19 cases in the world

May 12th 2020, 2:53 PM 28,621 Views 47 Comments

The country has 232,243 cases, surpassing the UK and Spain.

Will Addison and Jordi Murphy sign new contracts to stay with Ulster
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# Boost

Will Addison and Jordi Murphy sign new contracts to stay with Ulster

May 12th 2020, 10:15 AM 5,802 Views 30 Comments

Dan McFarland has confirmed his 43-man senior squad for next season.

Leinster and Ulster's Champions Cup quarter-finals have been postponed
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# OFFICIAL

Leinster and Ulster's Champions Cup quarter-finals have been postponed

Mar 16th 2020, 6:07 PM 24,095 Views 27 Comments

The European club season has been suspended.

Coronavirus: 40 new cases confirmed in Ireland bringing total number to 169
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Coronavirus: 40 new cases confirmed in Ireland bringing total number to 169

Mar 15th 2020, 6:05 PM 240,538 Views 256 Comments

There are now 214 cases on the island of Ireland.

Wales v Scotland in the Six Nations is now OFF after late change of mind
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# Breaking

Wales v Scotland in the Six Nations is now OFF after late change of mind

Updated Mar 13th 2020, 2:08 PM 62,274 Views 86 Comments

Earlier, the WRU had said the game would go ahead but sense has finally prevailed.

Chelsea's Hudson-Odoi tests positive for coronavirus
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Chelsea's Hudson-Odoi tests positive for coronavirus

Mar 13th 2020, 7:43 AM 3,704 Views 6 Comments

The Premier League is due to hold an emergency meeting today.

Pro14 suspended indefinitely as Irish domestic rugby also postponed
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# Measures

Pro14 suspended indefinitely as Irish domestic rugby also postponed

Mar 12th 2020, 4:17 PM 6,530 Views 19 Comments

The moves have been made in a bid to slow the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus.

Wales and Scotland make changes for clash that's still scheduled to go ahead
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# Cardiff Encounter

Wales and Scotland make changes for clash that's still scheduled to go ahead

Mar 12th 2020, 12:15 PM 5,109 Views 8 Comments

The Six Nations fixture is due to take place in Cardiff on Saturday.

Ireland's Six Nations clash with France in Paris has been postponed
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Ireland's Six Nations clash with France in Paris has been postponed

Mar 9th 2020, 12:25 PM 55,496 Views 58 Comments

The decision has been made due to fears over the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.

GAA announce re-fixture details for postponed league games and new date for hurling final
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GAA announce re-fixture details for postponed league games and new date for hurling final

Mar 2nd 2020, 5:44 PM 11,213 Views 1 Comment

The Division 1 hurling decider will now take place on the same weekend of the football finals.

UFC to return to Dublin this August
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UFC to return to Dublin this August

Feb 13th 2020, 3:40 PM 6,620 Views 2 Comments

The organisation will end a five-year Irish absence when it returns to the 3Arena on 15 August.

Deegan set for Ireland debut off bench as O'Mahony and Henshaw start
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Deegan set for Ireland debut off bench as O'Mahony and Henshaw start

Feb 4th 2020, 1:52 PM 30,899 Views 109 Comments

Garry Ringrose and Caelan Doris miss out on the clash against Wales due to injury.

New look for 2020 TG4 All-Ireland senior championship, with confirmation of no Leinster competition
# Ladies Football
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# Ladies Football

New look for 2020 TG4 All-Ireland senior championship, with confirmation of no Leinster competition

Nov 21st 2019, 6:22 PM 6,223 Views 0 Comments

The LGFA announced details of a revamp today.

Earls back for Munster as Loughman gets start at loosehead against Ospreys
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# Named

Earls back for Munster as Loughman gets start at loosehead against Ospreys

Nov 15th 2019, 12:02 PM 14,736 Views 34 Comments

Tadhg Beirne is set for his first appearance of the season off the bench in Wales.

Sinckler and May passed fit as Jones names unchanged England XV
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Sinckler and May passed fit as Jones names unchanged England XV

Oct 31st 2019, 2:53 AM 3,749 Views 0 Comments

Ben Spencer has replaced Willi Heinz on the bench in the only change to the matchday 23.

Jérôme Garcès will ref the World Cup final between England and the Boks
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Jérôme Garcès will ref the World Cup final between England and the Boks

Oct 29th 2019, 4:25 AM 6,009 Views 5 Comments

The 46-year-old will be the first Frenchman to adjudicate a World Cup decider.

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