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Coronavirus: 1,126 new cases confirmed in Ireland
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Coronavirus: 1,126 new cases confirmed in Ireland

19 minutes ago 8,589 Views 22 Comments

The latest figures were announced by the Department of Health today.

Minister seeks to 'reassure parents' that a full reopening of schools is planned
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Minister seeks to 'reassure parents' that a full reopening of schools is planned

21 minutes ago 2,079 Views 2 Comments

Minister Norma Foley said the return of children to the classroom for the new school term is a priority.

Woman who drowned trying to save son laid to rest in Cavan
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# Natasha Core

Woman who drowned trying to save son laid to rest in Cavan

25 minutes ago 6,139 Views 5 Comments

Natasha Core, who was in her late twenties, died on Wednesday following a tragic accident.

LIVE: Kerry v Cork, Munster SFC final From The42
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LIVE: Kerry v Cork, Munster SFC final

Mayo storm back to beat Galway in Connacht final after trailing by five at half-time
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# Turnaround

Mayo storm back to beat Galway in Connacht final after trailing by five at half-time

34 minutes ago 4,567 Views 13 Comments

James Horan’s side outscored Galway by 2-8 to 0-3 in the second-half.

Champions Brazil held as Gignac rescues France in Olympic football
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# Wrap

Champions Brazil held as Gignac rescues France in Olympic football

46 minutes ago 1,479 Views 0 Comments

France would have been staring at an early exit with a slip-up against South Africa.

Over one million people in Northern Ireland are now fully vaccinated
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# Two Doses

Over one million people in Northern Ireland are now fully vaccinated

56 minutes ago 2,850 Views 9 Comments

70% of the adult population in Northern Ireland have received both doses.

'I was wrong' - Dutch cyclist finishes second in road race, thinks she's won Olympic gold
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# Confusion

'I was wrong' - Dutch cyclist finishes second in road race, thinks she's won Olympic gold

1 hour ago 4,173 Views 1 Comment

Annemiek van Vleuten thought she had won gold when she crossed the line 75 seconds after Anna Kiesenhofer.

'It's heartbreaking' – Dublin fighter Emmet Brennan beaten by Dilshod Ruzmetov
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# Boxing

'It's heartbreaking' – Dublin fighter Emmet Brennan beaten by Dilshod Ruzmetov

2 hours ago 5,776 Views 8 Comments

Brennan lost to the Uzbekistan fighter by unanimous decision.

Irishman Leader's path leads him into USA's Major League Rugby
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# Irish Abroad

Irishman Leader's path leads him into USA's Major League Rugby

Jan 14th 2018, 9:30 AM 31,576 Views 5 Comments

The former Connacht back has signed a two-year contract with the San Diego Legion.

Ryan helps Racing blow Clermont away and all the exiles' action
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# Irish Abroad

Ryan helps Racing blow Clermont away and all the exiles' action

Jan 8th 2018, 11:12 AM 17,237 Views 11 Comments

Former Connacht man Rory Parata made his debut for Zebre.

Ex-Connacht and Ireland U19 centre Parata signs for Bradley's Zebre
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# Irish Abroad

Ex-Connacht and Ireland U19 centre Parata signs for Bradley's Zebre

Jan 4th 2018, 6:17 PM 9,606 Views 10 Comments

The versatile back returns to professional rugby after a stint in New Zealand.

Irishman Shane O'Leary gets call-up to Canada trials before June Tests
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# Irish Abroad

Irishman Shane O'Leary gets call-up to Canada trials before June Tests

May 26th 2017, 12:47 PM 10,318 Views 2 Comments

The 24-year-old left Connacht at the end of the season.

Ex-Ireland Schools prop Jager to face Lions in New Zealand tour opener
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# Irish Abroad

Ex-Ireland Schools prop Jager to face Lions in New Zealand tour opener

May 26th 2017, 11:11 AM 13,179 Views 7 Comments

The tighthead will be among those who get the first shot at the Lions next week.

Irish duo help Exeter into Prem final as Ryan returns to Top 14 with Agen
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# Irish Abroad

Irish duo help Exeter into Prem final as Ryan returns to Top 14 with Agen

May 22nd 2017, 11:24 AM 9,059 Views 3 Comments

Marty Moore was part of a Wasps squad that also reached the English league decider.

The IRFU is serious about bringing in Irish-qualified talent from around the world
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# Irish Abroad

The IRFU is serious about bringing in Irish-qualified talent from around the world

May 13th 2017, 7:00 AM 22,930 Views 29 Comments

Joe Lydon explains what he’ll be doing as head of the union’s new IQ Rugby programme.

Scarlets delighted with impact of 'absolutely outstanding' Irishman Beirne
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# Irish Abroad

Scarlets delighted with impact of 'absolutely outstanding' Irishman Beirne

May 10th 2017, 7:00 AM 11,744 Views 5 Comments

The former Leinster lock has been in superb form since his move to the Welsh region.

Ex-Ireland centre Maggs joins as IRFU launch new IQ programme in UK
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# Irish Abroad

Ex-Ireland centre Maggs joins as IRFU launch new IQ programme in UK

May 10th 2017, 12:01 AM 11,159 Views 5 Comments

The highly-regarded Joe Lydon, formerly of the RFU and WRU, will oversee the new branch.

O'Connell on the scoresheet, Schmidt into the semis and all the exiles action
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# Irish Abroad

O'Connell on the scoresheet, Schmidt into the semis and all the exiles action

May 8th 2017, 1:28 PM 12,301 Views 5 Comments

There was plenty of Irish involvement in England, France, Wales and Italy over the weekend.

Former Leinster and Ireland U20 out-half McKinley called into Italy squad
# Inspirational
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# Inspirational

Former Leinster and Ireland U20 out-half McKinley called into Italy squad

May 2nd 2017, 9:25 PM 29,223 Views 12 Comments

The Treviso playmaker’s remarkable story in rugby continues.

Hanrahan's try, Scholes getting chances in Edinburgh, and all the exiles' action
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Hanrahan's try, Scholes getting chances in Edinburgh, and all the exiles' action

May 2nd 2017, 8:33 PM 12,602 Views 0 Comments

We round up the Irish players’ involvements in England and France last weekend.

Former Dublin All-Star and ex-Mayo defender part of the New York squad to face Sligo this weekend
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# Exiles

Former Dublin All-Star and ex-Mayo defender part of the New York squad to face Sligo this weekend

May 1st 2017, 3:15 PM 18,703 Views 2 Comments

Former Donegal forward Ross Wherity is also part of Justin O’Halloran’s squad.

'I just hope I left the odd mark along the way' - ex-Munster player Coughlan set to retire
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# Munster Man

'I just hope I left the odd mark along the way' - ex-Munster player Coughlan set to retire

Apr 28th 2017, 3:00 PM 22,450 Views 28 Comments

The former Munster number eight has called time on his playing career.

Ex-Ireland U20s prop Betts playing in Australia but will return to Leicester
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# Irish Abroad

Ex-Ireland U20s prop Betts playing in Australia but will return to Leicester

Apr 28th 2017, 10:55 AM 13,463 Views 4 Comments

The 20-year-old prop is gaining experience on the other side of the world.

Irish tighthead Oli Jager in line for second Super Rugby cap for Crusaders
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# Irish Abroad

Irish tighthead Oli Jager in line for second Super Rugby cap for Crusaders

Apr 12th 2017, 2:56 PM 12,739 Views 16 Comments

The 21-year-old made his debut last month against the Reds.

Irishman Prendergast appointed attack coach at French club Oyonnax
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Irishman Prendergast appointed attack coach at French club Oyonnax

Mar 16th 2017, 8:53 PM 7,962 Views 2 Comments

The former Munster scrum-half will hope to be working in the Top 14 again next season.

Irish out-half McKinley extends contract with Italian club Treviso
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# Irish Abroad

Irish out-half McKinley extends contract with Italian club Treviso

Mar 13th 2017, 3:42 PM 4,634 Views 2 Comments

The 27-year-old has been in fine form since joining the Italians last summer.

Connacht set to bring Coulson back to Ireland after three years with Grenoble
# Coming Home
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# Coming Home

Connacht set to bring Coulson back to Ireland after three years with Grenoble

Mar 6th 2017, 10:22 PM 15,849 Views 8 Comments

The 22-year-old loosehead prop is set for a move to the western province this summer.

'Knocking on the door all the time, someone has to answer at some stage'
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# Irish Abroad

'Knocking on the door all the time, someone has to answer at some stage'

Feb 26th 2017, 9:00 AM 14,890 Views 4 Comments

Irishmen Ged McNamara and John Farrell are part of the backroom set-up with Georgia.

'You want this guy to come through again for Ireland, he's a class act'
# Exiled
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# Exiled

'You want this guy to come through again for Ireland, he's a class act'

Feb 22nd 2017, 7:33 AM 12,437 Views 38 Comments

Eddie O’Sullivan believes a move to England would work well for Ian Madigan.

'Apart from missing family, there's no real desire to move back home'
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# Irish Abroad

'Apart from missing family, there's no real desire to move back home'

Feb 5th 2017, 9:30 AM 16,038 Views 0 Comments

Former Ulster wing Conor Gaston is a key part of the set-up at Jeremy Davidson’s Aurillac.

Madigan returns to Ireland under pressure to perform against Ulster
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# Irish Abroad

Madigan returns to Ireland under pressure to perform against Ulster

Jan 21st 2017, 7:00 AM 8,182 Views 3 Comments

The 27-year-old out-half is still recovering full fitness after a recent injury.

'They like to pick boys playing at home' - Ulsterman Whitten happy in Exeter
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# Irish Abroad

'They like to pick boys playing at home' - Ulsterman Whitten happy in Exeter

Jan 15th 2017, 8:45 AM 8,221 Views 7 Comments

The 29-year-old centre has been an important part of the Chiefs squad in the last five years.

Irishman Tadhg Beirne thriving with new lease of life at the Scarlets
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# Irish Abroad

Irishman Tadhg Beirne thriving with new lease of life at the Scarlets

Jan 15th 2017, 1:00 AM 17,633 Views 6 Comments

The 25-year-old has been impressing in the second row and at blindside.

Wasps back Moore to win more Ireland caps after excellent early impact
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# Irish Abroad

Wasps back Moore to win more Ireland caps after excellent early impact

Dec 20th 2016, 6:30 AM 8,598 Views 15 Comments

Meanwhile, Dai Young will do his best to keep Irish centre Brendan Macken happy.

Tim Schmidt, son of Ireland coach Joe, is playing for Toulouse's espoirs team
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# Irish Abroad

Tim Schmidt, son of Ireland coach Joe, is playing for Toulouse's espoirs team

Nov 20th 2016, 2:41 PM 18,865 Views 15 Comments

The 20-year-old scrum-half has joined the famous French club for the season.

'He's got a big future and, who knows, he could wear a black jersey'
# Facing History
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# Facing History

'He's got a big future and, who knows, he could wear a black jersey'

Oct 15th 2016, 8:15 AM 21,538 Views 10 Comments

Irishman Oliver Jager is part of Canterbury’s push for a Mitre 10 Cup title.

Exiles: The Irishmen making their way in New Zealand rugby
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# Facing History

Exiles: The Irishmen making their way in New Zealand rugby

Oct 14th 2016, 4:30 PM 15,335 Views 17 Comments

‘They encourage offloads… It’s skills before size over here.’

Bordeaux's Ian Madigan - 'I don't think I've played my best rugby here yet'
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Bordeaux's Ian Madigan - 'I don't think I've played my best rugby here yet'

Oct 14th 2016, 2:04 PM 6,179 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland international and UBB welcome Ulster to France on Sunday.

Madigan's Bordeaux pip Coughlan's Pau and all the exiles' action
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# Irish Abroad

Madigan's Bordeaux pip Coughlan's Pau and all the exiles' action

Oct 3rd 2016, 12:50 PM 9,510 Views 19 Comments

Marty Moore was involved as Wasps continued their 100% start to the season.

Steenson steers Chiefs success, Annett scores and all the exiles' action
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Steenson steers Chiefs success, Annett scores and all the exiles' action

Sep 19th 2016, 6:30 AM 6,218 Views 2 Comments

Jeremy Davidson’s Aurillac remain top of the Pro D2.

'They need to be able to say, 'I can see myself getting a green jersey''
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# Irish Abroad

'They need to be able to say, 'I can see myself getting a green jersey''

Sep 18th 2016, 9:30 AM 13,773 Views 6 Comments

Talent identification officer Wayne Mitchell tells The42 about the Exiles branch of the IRFU.

Madigan helps UBB to victory, Allen scores and all the exiles' action
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Madigan helps UBB to victory, Allen scores and all the exiles' action

Sep 12th 2016, 6:16 PM 11,424 Views 11 Comments

Donncha O’Callaghan is still going strong with Worcester Warriors.

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Property Mag – #346 – July ’21

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Coughlan among the tries, Moore's Wasps debut and all the exiles' action
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Coughlan among the tries, Moore's Wasps debut and all the exiles' action

Sep 5th 2016, 3:44 PM 8,857 Views 4 Comments

Here’s how the Irishmen based in England and France got on over the weekend.

Second row Jerry Sexton signs permanent deal with London Irish
# Exiles
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# Exiles

Second row Jerry Sexton signs permanent deal with London Irish

Jun 21st 2016, 4:08 PM 7,490 Views 3 Comments

Johnny Sexton’s younger brother is on the move to the Championship.

Irishman Jack O'Connell heading for the Premiership with Bristol
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# Irish Abroad

Irishman Jack O'Connell heading for the Premiership with Bristol

Jun 18th 2016, 9:00 AM 6,689 Views 2 Comments

The former Leinster loosehead was part of the club’s Championship-winning season.

Irish wing Gaston starts with Davidson's Aurillac on brink of stunning promotion
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# Irish Abroad

Irish wing Gaston starts with Davidson's Aurillac on brink of stunning promotion

Jun 3rd 2016, 5:42 PM 11,267 Views 20 Comments

The former Ireland and Lions lock has worked wonders in France.

Trevor Brennan's son, Daniel, signs two-year contract with Toulouse
# Bright Future
From The42
# Bright Future

Trevor Brennan's son, Daniel, signs two-year contract with Toulouse

Jun 3rd 2016, 4:25 PM 17,540 Views 37 Comments

The prop is already an underage international for France.