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Marmion or Blade? Big call for Andy Friend in Connacht's nine jersey
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Marmion or Blade? Big call for Andy Friend in Connacht's nine jersey

Apr 30th 2019, 2:05 PM 7,330 Views 14 Comments

The Connacht boss says ‘it will be tough’ to make a decision at scrum-half.

Academy out-half Dean underlines Connacht's growing squad depth
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Academy out-half Dean underlines Connacht's growing squad depth

Apr 30th 2019, 11:05 AM 6,847 Views 21 Comments

The 21-year-old has impressed Andy Friend and made his senior debut at Thomond Park last weekend.

The Explainer: Is Ireland getting rid of Daylight Savings Time?
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The Explainer: Is Ireland getting rid of Daylight Savings Time?

Mar 31st 2019, 4:30 PM 16,742 Views 18 Comments

In the latest episode of our weekly podcast, we look at proposed changes to Daylight Savings Time – and what Ireland’s options are.

O'Brien and Beirne training hard to give Schmidt headaches for Cardiff
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O'Brien and Beirne training hard to give Schmidt headaches for Cardiff

Mar 12th 2019, 2:31 PM 9,466 Views 8 Comments

The pair missed out on selection last week but are pushing to be involved against Wales.

Ireland's win in Chicago allows players to put hands up for Argentina Test
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Ireland's win in Chicago allows players to put hands up for Argentina Test

Nov 4th 2018, 7:00 AM 33,162 Views 70 Comments

Joe Schmidt was impressed with the likes of Tadhg Beirne as his team beat Italy.

4 Ireland players we'd like to see get a chance for tomorrow night's Poland friendly
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4 Ireland players we'd like to see get a chance for tomorrow night's Poland friendly

Sep 10th 2018, 7:00 PM 12,467 Views 21 Comments

Ronan Curtis and others who could be given an opportunity by Martin O’Neill.

Aki return to bring more momentum as Connacht's depth grows
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Aki return to bring more momentum as Connacht's depth grows

Sep 10th 2018, 6:00 AM 5,749 Views 2 Comments

The back row will be difficult to pick if Connacht have everyone fit and firing.

'Not a perfect' debut but Munster fullback Haley is an exciting addition
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'Not a perfect' debut but Munster fullback Haley is an exciting addition

Aug 19th 2018, 7:45 AM 14,585 Views 7 Comments

The 24-year-old was part of Joe Schmidt’s Ireland camp earlier this week.

Scannell and Herring impress as Ireland's depth continues to grow
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Scannell and Herring impress as Ireland's depth continues to grow

Jun 20th 2018, 6:30 AM 11,617 Views 20 Comments

Joe Schmidt and his coaching staff are pleased that they now have options across the pitch.

Back row competition points to Ireland's much-improved depth
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Back row competition points to Ireland's much-improved depth

Jan 31st 2018, 1:01 AM 11,537 Views 22 Comments

Building depth has been a key goal since the 2015 World Cup quarter-final exit.

Schmidt says Zebo lost out on form as Ireland accelerate Larmour progress
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Schmidt says Zebo lost out on form as Ireland accelerate Larmour progress

Jan 24th 2018, 1:37 PM 35,967 Views 140 Comments

The Munster man is joining Racing 92 this summer.

'Whether it's WWE or the UFC - he's going to have a record-breaking event'
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'Whether it's WWE or the UFC - he's going to have a record-breaking event'

Oct 12th 2017, 4:54 PM 5,974 Views 4 Comments

Conor McGregor’s manager Audie Attar believes there is ‘no question’ that the Dubliner will return to MMA’s top promotion.

Mourinho wants Ibrahimovic, Lukaku to compete
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Mourinho wants Ibrahimovic, Lukaku to compete

Aug 26th 2017, 1:07 PM 4,141 Views 6 Comments

The Swedish superstar signed a one-year contract with Man United this week.

The one player every Premier League club needs most in the transfer window
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The one player every Premier League club needs most in the transfer window

Jul 1st 2017, 7:00 AM 10,231 Views 4 Comments

As the transfer window re-opens, we look at the business each club will be hoping to do between now and the end of August.

'He missed. He's human, that's life' - Lions tee still up for grabs ahead of Tests
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'He missed. He's human, that's life' - Lions tee still up for grabs ahead of Tests

Jun 14th 2017, 11:02 PM 8,943 Views 5 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny and Owen Farrell are the leading candidates for the job.

Sexton, Farrell, Halfpenny or Biggar - who should kick for the Lions?
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Sexton, Farrell, Halfpenny or Biggar - who should kick for the Lions?

Apr 30th 2017, 7:00 AM 11,365 Views 17 Comments

Neil Jenkins is the kicking coach again and expects his kickers to put pressure on Beauden Barrett.

Sexton no foregone conclusion at 10 as Gatland keeps options open
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Sexton no foregone conclusion at 10 as Gatland keeps options open

Apr 20th 2017, 1:00 AM 11,327 Views 20 Comments

The Lions boss believes Owen Farrell and Dan Biggar will push the Irishman all the way.

6 candidates to take over as Ireland captain while Seamus Coleman recovers
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6 candidates to take over as Ireland captain while Seamus Coleman recovers

Apr 2nd 2017, 7:15 AM 7,755 Views 17 Comments

The identity of the Boys in Green’s skipper for the remainder of the World Cup qualifying campaign has yet to be confirmed.

4 players we'd like to see in next week's Ireland squad
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4 players we'd like to see in next week's Ireland squad

Mar 11th 2017, 7:15 AM 10,305 Views 9 Comments

On Monday, Martin O’Neill will confirm the group of players who will face Wales and Iceland.

You decide! Fans to vote on Bohs' away jersey for 2017
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You decide! Fans to vote on Bohs' away jersey for 2017

Feb 8th 2017, 4:46 PM 7,463 Views 15 Comments

The League of Ireland club have proposed three options for their new kit.

Bellator will pursue Irish lightweight Joseph Duffy if he leaves the UFC
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Bellator will pursue Irish lightweight Joseph Duffy if he leaves the UFC

Oct 5th 2016, 4:15 PM 7,713 Views 1 Comment

The Donegal man has one fight left on his UFC contract and he’s unhappy with the terms on offer for a renewal.

Alternative XI: Players that Martin O'Neill should have looked at ahead of World Cup qualifiers
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Alternative XI: Players that Martin O'Neill should have looked at ahead of World Cup qualifiers

Aug 28th 2016, 6:03 PM 10,826 Views 15 Comments

Two Dundalk players make the cut.

Diaz trilogy will probably have to wait as McGregor ponders his next move
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Diaz trilogy will probably have to wait as McGregor ponders his next move

Aug 21st 2016, 11:40 AM 18,057 Views 27 Comments

“I have other stuff in the pipeline. S**t is about to hit the fan.”

The emojis on your phone are going to become more diverse
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The emojis on your phone are going to become more diverse

Jul 15th 2016, 3:13 PM 11,127 Views 18 Comments

Unicode will be introducing 11 new professional emojis depicting women in different careers.

Is this how Jose Mourinho’s Man United side will line up in the new season?
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Is this how Jose Mourinho’s Man United side will line up in the new season?

Jul 10th 2016, 12:05 AM 26,652 Views 25 Comments

The Red Devils have recently added Zlatan Ibrahhimovic, Eric Bailly and Henrikh Mkhitaryan.

Schmidt considering Henshaw among Ireland's fullback options
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Schmidt considering Henshaw among Ireland's fullback options

Jun 2nd 2016, 4:19 PM 11,777 Views 60 Comments

The injury to Rob Kearney leaves Ireland with a big decision to make at 15.

'If I do break my diet I would be very sick" - living with coeliac disease isn't easy
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'If I do break my diet I would be very sick" - living with coeliac disease isn't easy

May 22nd 2016, 9:45 AM 23,692 Views 30 Comments

We spoke to two people whose lives changed as a result of their diagnosis.

Which defenders will Ireland take to the Euros?
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Which defenders will Ireland take to the Euros?

May 7th 2016, 8:02 AM 5,649 Views 15 Comments

Martin O’Neill faces a few tough calls ahead of the squad announcement on 28 May.

7 ways Ireland punches above its weight
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7 ways Ireland punches above its weight

Apr 21st 2016, 4:58 PM 34,387 Views 44 Comments

Ah, we’re a grand country all the same.

Where does the UFC go from here after McGregor's 'retirement'?
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Where does the UFC go from here after McGregor's 'retirement'?

Apr 20th 2016, 12:35 PM 37,853 Views 53 Comments

We look at potential headline bouts for UFC 200 after the news that Ireland’s best-known fighter has been cut from the card.

Here's what the Ireland starting XI to face Switzerland should be
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Here's what the Ireland starting XI to face Switzerland should be

Mar 24th 2016, 9:00 PM 12,951 Views 10 Comments

Martin O’Neill has suggested some new faces will be given a chance tomorrow evening.

Browser tabs getting out of control? A simple right-click can really help
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Browser tabs getting out of control? A simple right-click can really help

Mar 16th 2016, 12:00 PM 10,177 Views 5 Comments

There’s a lot of power in those right-clicks.

5 players we'd like to see in the Ireland squad tomorrow
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5 players we'd like to see in the Ireland squad tomorrow

Mar 10th 2016, 8:30 PM 12,245 Views 11 Comments

Chris Forrester and others with at least an outside chance of making the Euros.

Dana White: Aldo and Edgar turned down the fight but McGregor wanted Diaz anyway
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Dana White: Aldo and Edgar turned down the fight but McGregor wanted Diaz anyway

Feb 24th 2016, 9:34 AM 21,701 Views 25 Comments

“We figured that this would be the most exciting fight.”

Thinking of a career change? Read this first
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Thinking of a career change? Read this first

Jan 14th 2016, 11:00 AM 41,447 Views 13 Comments

It’s a big change to make – but so worth it.

Harry Redknapp could be set for a return to management
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Harry Redknapp could be set for a return to management

Dec 31st 2015, 6:00 AM 6,215 Views 4 Comments

The veteran manager has not been in work since leaving QPR in February

Former Munster lock Ian Nagle set for surprise return to professional rugby
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Former Munster lock Ian Nagle set for surprise return to professional rugby

Dec 2nd 2015, 6:00 AM 16,208 Views 13 Comments

Leinster, Munster and Ulster are believed to have expressed an interest.

Gordon D'Arcy and Michael Bent sent out to impress on Leinster duty
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Gordon D'Arcy and Michael Bent sent out to impress on Leinster duty

Aug 27th 2015, 3:58 PM 6,963 Views 6 Comments

The centre and prop will hope to force their way in to Joe Schmidt’s squad plans over the weekend.

Is this the only possible government after the next election?
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Is this the only possible government after the next election?

Aug 17th 2015, 9:15 PM 20,642 Views 98 Comments

Analysis: On current polls and seat projections the current government will not be re-elected. So what’s the alternative?

Lucinda rules out coalition with just about everybody
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Lucinda rules out coalition with just about everybody

Jun 6th 2015, 2:00 PM 11,559 Views 124 Comments

None of the four main parties would suit Renua, according to its leader.