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# GIFs

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10 deeply satisfying gifs that'll give your brain a treat
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17 people who tried to be cool and *almost* succeeded
14 GIFs that will make you laugh every single time
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14 mesmerising GIFs that show how everyday foods are made
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Analysis: Bath's polished diamond structure allows creativity to flourish
We take a look at one aspect of the attacking quality that brought Mike Ford’s side into the Premiership final.
Analysis: Munster torn apart by Townsend's free-running Warriors
The Scottish side’s attacking quality prospered on the back of their tireless enthusiasm.
Analysis: Offloading Ospreys likely to push Munster all the way
Steve Tandy’s squad has undergone a regeneration in recent seasons but has emerged as an attacking force.
Analysis: Inventive Ulster and Glasgow primed for Pro12 play-off thriller
We’ve taken a look at some of the factors that could lead to an exhilarating match at Scotstoun today.
Classic analysis: Sexton leads Leinster to greatest European comeback
We look back on one of the most legendary games in the history of European rugby.
Analysis: Bangor Bulldozer plays vital role as 15-man Munster fold
With just two minutes left at Kingspan Stadium, Anthony Foley’s men led by seven points.
Analysis: Sonny Bill Henderson sets up sublime Tommy Bowe score
Munster will look at their defensive shortcomings in the lead-up to Ulster’s first-half try.
Analysis: World Cup contenders shine as Ulster's Pro12 form grows
We dissect the performances of some of Ulster’s key men during the win over Leinster.
Analysis: Was Sean O'Brien justified in calling Armitage 'completely illegal'?
We’ve broken down the Leinster and Toulon opensides’ turnovers on Sunday in Marseille.
Analysis: Leinster's missed try chances must be taken against Toulon
Matt O’Connor’s side will need to make great strides of progress before facing the Top 14 giants.
Analysis: Munster and the Chiefs do damage with open-play mauls
There were tries from the clever ploy in both the Pro12 and Super Rugby last weekend.
Analysis: Ireland's attacking belief flows to fire them to Six Nations title
In the first part of a study of Ireland’s attack against Scotland, we look at captain Paul O’Connell’s early try.
Analysis: Where does Ireland's attack stand under Joe Schmidt?
We’ve broken down what Ireland are attempting to do and where they can improve.
Analysis: Ireland get taste of own medicine in early stages against Wales
Warren Gatland’s men dominated the early aerial exchanges at the Millennium Stadium.
Analysis: Sexton's decision making must be sharp against aggressive Wales
We’ve taken a look at what Ireland can expect from the Welsh defence.
Analysis: Robbie Henshaw's try built on foundation of Irish work rate
We’ve picked apart the build-up to the Connacht man’s wonderful score against England.
Analysis: 5 keys if Joe Schmidt's Ireland are to beat France in Dublin
We look at the kicking game, Bastareaud, the breakdown, France’s maul and Camille Lopez.
Analysis: Conor Murray's score the epitome of a Joe Schmidt team try
Using GIFs, screenshots and videos, we pick apart the first try of Ireland’s Six Nations title defence.
Analysis: Ireland need Paul O'Connell's lineout to be perfect in Rome
The veteran second row was unhappy with elements of Ireland’s lineout during the November Tests.
Analysis: Ronan O'Gara's defence lifting Racing to new heights
The former Munster and Ireland out-half is excelling in his duties at Racing M├ętro.
Analysis: Ulster's Henderson bounds back into contention for Six Nations
The Ulsterman was dynamic on his return from injury against Leicester on Saturday.
Analysis: Matt O'Connor's Leinster beginning to show true hand
However, there will need to be further improvement if they are to win away to Wasps.
Analysis: Munster's men send clear message to Schmidt in Leinster win
Tommy O’Donnell, Ian Keatley and Andrew Conway were among the players to impress on Friday night.
Analysis: What Munster must do to take a win away from Clermont
JJ Hanrahan, attacking variety, winning the gainline, line-out platform and Nigel Owens will all be key.
Analysis: Leinster up the ambition but error count remains restrictive
Jimmy Gopperth improved at out-half for Matt O’Connor’s side in Sunday’s clash with Harlequins.
Analysis: Munster's failure in green zone costs them dearly against Clermont
Paul O’Connell and his pack were outsmarted at the line-out and maul in Thomond Park.
Analysis: O'Connell leads Irish defensive resurgence to deny the Wallabies
There was almost a repeat of Ireland’s last-gasp defeat to New Zealand, but they showed their mental edge this time.
Analysis: Australia's first-half width drags Ireland out of comfort zone
Ireland’s defensive concerns were alarming in the opening 40 minutes in Dublin on Saturday.
Analysis: Ireland's first-quarter blitz lays foundation for win over Wallabies
We break down Ireland’s scintillating opening 16 minutes against Michael Cheika’s side last night.
Analysis: Schmidt's players making life easier for their teammates
We break down the important supporting contributions for five of the Irish tries against Georgia.
Analysis: Ireland's intelligent maul defence frustrates the Boks
Simon Easterby and Paul O’Connell came up with a smart way to stop the South Africans.
Analysis: Ulster's backs show cutting edge with superb Tommy Bowe try
Neil Doak’s backline demonstrated what they can do when provided with a quality platform.
Anatomy of a drop goal: How Munster beat Sale at the death
We use GIFs, videos and screenshots to pick apart the crucial moments in the endgame at the AJ Bell Stadium.
Weird wide web: Google Camel View, prototype iPhone 6s, and nostalgia trips
All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.
Analysis: How did Munster stun Leinster at the Aviva on Saturday?
We’ve examined the southern province’s superb work at the breakdown, as well as their kicking strategy and attack.