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#Match Report

Brilliant second half from Boks takes Lions series into deciding third Test
# Brutal Battle
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# Brutal Battle

Brilliant second half from Boks takes Lions series into deciding third Test

Jul 31st 2021, 7:15 PM 19,912 Views 53 Comments

Rassie Erasmus’ men were dominant after the break to secure a deserved win.

Irishmen to the fore as Lions win but captain Alun Wyn Jones' tour is over
# Up And Running
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# Up And Running

Irishmen to the fore as Lions win but captain Alun Wyn Jones' tour is over

Jun 26th 2021, 4:58 PM 47,591 Views 58 Comments

Jack Conan, Tadhg Beirne, and Bundee Aki were among the standout performers.

Farrell's Ireland notch first win of Six Nations with six-try success over Italy
# Up And Running
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# Up And Running

Farrell's Ireland notch first win of Six Nations with six-try success over Italy

Feb 27th 2021, 5:15 PM 28,905 Views 54 Comments

Will Connors scored a brace for Ireland as Craig Casey and Ryan Baird made their Test debuts.

Ireland battle in Cardiff defeat but fail to overcome early O'Mahony red card
# Man Down
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# Man Down

Ireland battle in Cardiff defeat but fail to overcome early O'Mahony red card

Feb 7th 2021, 5:14 PM 39,595 Views 230 Comments

Andy Farrell’s men racked up a big error count in the second half as they came up short.

Champions Galway hold off gutsy Tipp effort to join Kilkenny in repeat of last year's All-Ireland final
# Still On Top
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# Still On Top

Champions Galway hold off gutsy Tipp effort to join Kilkenny in repeat of last year's All-Ireland final

Nov 28th 2020, 4:00 PM 5,420 Views 4 Comments

Cathal Murray’s side were pushed all the way for their win.

0-7 for Gaule as Kilkenny edge out Cork to reach fifth All-Ireland final in-a-row
# Cats Day
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# Cats Day

0-7 for Gaule as Kilkenny edge out Cork to reach fifth All-Ireland final in-a-row

Nov 28th 2020, 1:57 PM 21,860 Views 6 Comments

Only two points separated the old rivals in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.

Leavy makes strong Leinster return as two-try hooker Sheehan impresses
# Hammering
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# Hammering

Leavy makes strong Leinster return as two-try hooker Sheehan impresses

Oct 23rd 2020, 9:22 PM 13,851 Views 21 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men hammered a poor Zebre side at the RDS, scoring nine tries in total.

Brilliant Bundee Aki leads Connacht to thrilling win over Glasgow in Galway
# Main Man
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# Main Man

Brilliant Bundee Aki leads Connacht to thrilling win over Glasgow in Galway

Oct 3rd 2020, 7:07 PM 43,682 Views 29 Comments

The Ireland centre scored two tries as Connacht delivered some stunning rugby in the second half.

Superb Saracens power to shock victory in Dublin to end Leinster's European quest
# Upset
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# Upset

Superb Saracens power to shock victory in Dublin to end Leinster's European quest

Sep 19th 2020, 4:58 PM 62,549 Views 165 Comments

Johnny Sexton and co. were second best against Mark McCall’s outstanding Sarries.

Caldwell the goal-scoring hero as unbeaten Ireland move closer to history with nervy Euro qualifier win
# European Dream
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# European Dream

Caldwell the goal-scoring hero as unbeaten Ireland move closer to history with nervy Euro qualifier win

Mar 5th 2020, 9:26 PM 21,022 Views 14 Comments

The Girls In Green were 1-0 winners over group rivals Greece at Tallaght Stadium.

Ireland left reeling at Twickenham as outstanding England batter Farrell's men
# Bad
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# Bad

Ireland left reeling at Twickenham as outstanding England batter Farrell's men

Feb 23rd 2020, 4:55 PM 35,075 Views 145 Comments

Eddie Jones’ side delivered their best performance since the World Cup semi-final against the All Blacks last year.

Farrell's Ireland excite Dublin crowd with impressive bonus-point win over Wales
# In Charge
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# In Charge

Farrell's Ireland excite Dublin crowd with impressive bonus-point win over Wales

Feb 8th 2020, 4:13 PM 49,066 Views 140 Comments

The Irish attack looked fluid, while they improved up front on a good day for the new head coach.

Farrell's Ireland off to winning start with shaky victory over wasteful Scotland
# Edgy
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# Edgy

Farrell's Ireland off to winning start with shaky victory over wasteful Scotland

Feb 1st 2020, 6:40 PM 36,514 Views 127 Comments

Captain Johnny Sexton scored all of Ireland’s points as Ireland edged a frenetic contest.

Kearney double helps Leinster sweep aside Lyon
# Dangerous Dave
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# Dangerous Dave

Kearney double helps Leinster sweep aside Lyon

Jan 12th 2020, 3:01 PM 29,134 Views 28 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side scored six tries as they moved one step closer to securing top seed for the quarter-finals.

Heartbreak for Connacht, as they fall just short of repeating 2013 Toulouse shock
# Disappointment
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# Disappointment

Heartbreak for Connacht, as they fall just short of repeating 2013 Toulouse shock

Nov 23rd 2019, 3:07 PM 15,258 Views 18 Comments

Andy Friend’s men were full of bravery against a home side who started with 13 full internationals.

Eddie Jones' sensational England dethrone the All Blacks in Japan
# Dominant
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# Dominant

Eddie Jones' sensational England dethrone the All Blacks in Japan

Oct 26th 2019, 11:04 AM 55,823 Views 197 Comments

The back-to-back winners lost their first World Cup game since 2007.

Giant killers! Japan rock the World Cup with stunning win over Schmidt's Ireland
# Shocked
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# Shocked

Giant killers! Japan rock the World Cup with stunning win over Schmidt's Ireland

Sep 28th 2019, 10:12 AM 73,685 Views 345 Comments

Jamie Joseph’s Brave Blossoms were sublime in overturning a 12-3 deficit to win.

Schmidt's Ireland dominant as they lay down World Cup marker against Scots
# Up And Running
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# Up And Running

Schmidt's Ireland dominant as they lay down World Cup marker against Scots

Sep 22nd 2019, 10:51 AM 55,325 Views 102 Comments

A bonus-point win in front of the Green Army was the perfect start in Japan.

Ireland head to Japan on top of the world after convincing win over Wales
# ENCOURAGING
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# ENCOURAGING

Ireland head to Japan on top of the world after convincing win over Wales

Sep 7th 2019, 3:50 PM 61,337 Views 107 Comments

Joe Schmidt and Rory Best signed off at the Aviva Stadium with an encouraging victory.

Stockdale at the double as Schmidt's Ireland cling on for victory in Cardiff
# Response
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# Response

Stockdale at the double as Schmidt's Ireland cling on for victory in Cardiff

Aug 31st 2019, 4:32 PM 54,473 Views 117 Comments

Dave Kilcoyne was monstrous for Ireland as Joe Schmidt’s side made positive strides forward.

Late Cregg point delivers stunning Roscommon win over Mayo
# Connacht SFC
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# Connacht SFC

Late Cregg point delivers stunning Roscommon win over Mayo

May 25th 2019, 9:05 PM 41,554 Views 87 Comments

An early blitz and late precision brought Roscommon a first Championship win over Mayo for 18 years.

Leinster set up Pro14 final with Glasgow as tryless Munster bow out in Dublin
# Well Beaten
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# Well Beaten

Leinster set up Pro14 final with Glasgow as tryless Munster bow out in Dublin

May 18th 2019, 4:24 PM 36,112 Views 157 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men were simply more clinical with ball in hand.

Celtic seal eighth straight Premiership title after easing past Aberdeen
# Hoops Dreams
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# Hoops Dreams

Celtic seal eighth straight Premiership title after easing past Aberdeen

May 4th 2019, 2:42 PM 4,500 Views 13 Comments

Neil Lennon’s team ran out winners at Dons Park on Saturday to keep their domestic treble-treble bid on track.

Saracens crush Munster's European dream as van Graan's side bow out
# Well Beaten
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# Well Beaten

Saracens crush Munster's European dream as van Graan's side bow out

Apr 20th 2019, 4:54 PM 40,968 Views 102 Comments

The English side were too powerful, too clever and too controlling in Coventry.

Derry on the double means Devine marks 100th game in charge with victory over UCD
# Earning His Candystripes
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# Earning His Candystripes

Derry on the double means Devine marks 100th game in charge with victory over UCD

Apr 12th 2019, 10:27 PM 1,944 Views 1 Comment

Goals from Greg Slogett and Darren Cole sealed the away win.

Grant's goal the difference as Bohs stay second with win at rock-bottom Finn Harps
# Bohemian Rhapsody
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# Bohemian Rhapsody

Grant's goal the difference as Bohs stay second with win at rock-bottom Finn Harps

Apr 12th 2019, 10:16 PM 2,468 Views 2 Comments

The 38th-minute strike settled matters in a scrappy Ballybofey clash.

Champions Dundalk beaten again after Sligo come out on top of first-half storm
# Drop Down
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# Drop Down

Champions Dundalk beaten again after Sligo come out on top of first-half storm

Apr 12th 2019, 9:59 PM 4,542 Views 15 Comments

Romeo Parkes and Dante Leverock scored the goals as the Bit O’Red won 2-1 at The Showgrounds.

Earls' brilliant brace sends Munster into 14th Champions Cup semi-final
# Marching On
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# Marching On

Earls' brilliant brace sends Munster into 14th Champions Cup semi-final

Mar 30th 2019, 2:40 PM 44,785 Views 105 Comments

Johann van Graan’s men edged a brilliant contest against Edinburgh at Murrayfield.

Wales do the Slam as Schmidt's shambolic Ireland end Six Nations on dire note
# Well Beaten
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# Well Beaten

Wales do the Slam as Schmidt's shambolic Ireland end Six Nations on dire note

Mar 16th 2019, 4:39 PM 49,844 Views 201 Comments

Warren Gatland’s side were superb as they claimed a third Grand Slam under the Kiwi head coach.

Donegal overturn five-point half-time deficit to beat Cork and boost promotion hopes
# Turnaround
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# Turnaround

Donegal overturn five-point half-time deficit to beat Cork and boost promotion hopes

Mar 16th 2019, 4:04 PM 9,089 Views 2 Comments

The Ulster side were seven-point winners at Páirc Uí Rinn.

Bonus-point win over les Bleus boosts Schmidt's Ireland before Wales trip
# Victoire
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# Victoire

Bonus-point win over les Bleus boosts Schmidt's Ireland before Wales trip

Mar 10th 2019, 4:58 PM 43,611 Views 89 Comments

The Ireland boss will be frustrated at how his side closed out the game but they dominated most of the contest.

Two own goals see Waterford fall to Derry as Ireland U21 boss Kenny watches on
# Action-packed
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# Action-packed

Two own goals see Waterford fall to Derry as Ireland U21 boss Kenny watches on

Feb 25th 2019, 10:34 PM 3,790 Views 5 Comments

Ciaron Harkin put Derry in front with a clinical finish as the sides played out a five-goal battle.

Ireland survive first-half scare in Rome to notch bonus-point win over Italy
# Sluggish
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# Sluggish

Ireland survive first-half scare in Rome to notch bonus-point win over Italy

Feb 24th 2019, 4:51 PM 28,603 Views 128 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s men still remain some way off their best despite the victory at Stadio Olimpico.

Ireland battered by England as Grand Slam defence ends at first hurdle
# Wounded
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# Wounded

Ireland battered by England as Grand Slam defence ends at first hurdle

Feb 2nd 2019, 6:45 PM 54,753 Views 162 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s team were second best by some distance in Dublin.

Monaghan topple All-Ireland champions Dublin once again in Clones league opener
# Comeback Kings
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# Comeback Kings

Monaghan topple All-Ireland champions Dublin once again in Clones league opener

Updated Jan 27th 2019, 5:16 PM 33,828 Views 47 Comments

Goals from Stephen O’Hanlon and Shane Carey saw the Farney county come out on top.

Leinster set up European quarter-final against Ulster with powerful win at Wasps
# Powering On
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# Powering On

Leinster set up European quarter-final against Ulster with powerful win at Wasps

Jan 20th 2019, 5:10 PM 25,376 Views 49 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men notched a bonus point win to set up an intriguing knock-out in March.

Munster show their mettle under pressure to take quarter-final berth with win over Chiefs
# Knockout Rugby
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# Knockout Rugby

Munster show their mettle under pressure to take quarter-final berth with win over Chiefs

Jan 19th 2019, 7:34 PM 40,466 Views 106 Comments

Tadhg Beirne led the way as Munster found a way to beat a brilliant Exeter side.

Ulster produce rousing comeback in Leicester to claim a precious quarter-final
# Suftum
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# Suftum

Ulster produce rousing comeback in Leicester to claim a precious quarter-final

Jan 19th 2019, 5:10 PM 23,865 Views 20 Comments

The northern province have reached the knock-out stages for the first time since 2014.

Sensational Joey Carbery guides Munster to superb five-try win in Gloucester
# The Joey Show
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# The Joey Show

Sensational Joey Carbery guides Munster to superb five-try win in Gloucester

Jan 11th 2019, 9:41 PM 61,343 Views 136 Comments

Johann van Graan’s men were excellent against the Premiership outfit.

Carbery guides Munster to thrilling win over Connacht
# Inter-pro
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# Inter-pro

Carbery guides Munster to thrilling win over Connacht

Jan 5th 2019, 9:40 PM 41,473 Views 81 Comments

The out-half scored one of Munster’s four tries, but the hosts never gave up the hunt.

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