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Ireland's Dorothy Wall planning to juggle 7s and 15s commitments
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Ireland's Dorothy Wall planning to juggle 7s and 15s commitments

Mon 9:32 AM 2,631 Views 0 Comments

The Tipperary woman has become a starter for Adam Griggs’ 15s team.

Irish winger Aiden McGeady's superb season recognised
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Irish winger Aiden McGeady's superb season recognised

Jun 3rd 2021, 10:47 PM 11,943 Views 4 Comments

The Sunderland star features in the PFA League One team of the year.

'In three or four years' time, he could be another Richie McCaw'
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'In three or four years' time, he could be another Richie McCaw'

Mar 17th 2021, 2:30 PM 20,447 Views 6 Comments

Despite still being just 22, Tom Curry is already a dominant force in Test rugby.

Connors takes his chance in Rome to push for Ireland start against Scotland
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Connors takes his chance in Rome to push for Ireland start against Scotland

Feb 28th 2021, 11:45 AM 9,979 Views 30 Comments

The 24-year-old openside was among the best performers in a six-try win for Andy Farrell’s side.

Top carrier, tackler, passer, and jackler - Tadhg Beirne's best game yet for Ireland
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Top carrier, tackler, passer, and jackler - Tadhg Beirne's best game yet for Ireland

Feb 9th 2021, 5:18 PM 20,527 Views 30 Comments

The Munster lock was superb as Ireland came up short against Wales last weekend.

'He's pretty special' - Ireland excited about Doris' impact in first year of Test rugby
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'He's pretty special' - Ireland excited about Doris' impact in first year of Test rugby

Dec 5th 2020, 6:17 PM 9,384 Views 25 Comments

The 22-year-old has quickly become an important figure for Andy Farrell’s side.

There is no question who should have been awarded the Ballon d'Or this year
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There is no question who should have been awarded the Ballon d'Or this year

Aug 24th 2020, 7:15 AM 17,949 Views 4 Comments

Robert Lewandowski completed a memorable season by helping Bayern win the Champions League last night.

John Egan a strong contender for Irish player of the season - and it could be about to get even better
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John Egan a strong contender for Irish player of the season - and it could be about to get even better

Jul 9th 2020, 7:30 AM 21,284 Views 15 Comments

The Sheffield United centre-back has been a key figure amid a remarkable season for the club.

'Irrepressible' Larmour shines for Ireland with man-of-the-match display
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'Irrepressible' Larmour shines for Ireland with man-of-the-match display

Oct 12th 2019, 4:22 PM 10,811 Views 24 Comments

The 22-year-old shone at fullback in a big win over Samoa.

'Who is this kid?' - Smalling recalls moment Man United stars took notice of Rashford
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'Who is this kid?' - Smalling recalls moment Man United stars took notice of Rashford

Jul 3rd 2019, 1:19 PM 6,020 Views 12 Comments

The centre-back has described how the youngster made a big impact in a 2016 practice match.

Koeman hails Barcelona-bound star's outstanding display
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Koeman hails Barcelona-bound star's outstanding display

Jun 7th 2019, 12:48 AM 13,514 Views 9 Comments

The Dutch manager was in no doubt who was the star of the show for Netherlands as they beat England.

'It was as physical as it gets... It was definitely Test match standard'
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'It was as physical as it gets... It was definitely Test match standard'

May 12th 2019, 7:30 AM 12,461 Views 29 Comments

James Ryan delivered another superb showing for Leinster in defeat to Saracens.

'Outstanding. Man of the match by a million miles'
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'Outstanding. Man of the match by a million miles'

Oct 17th 2018, 4:35 PM 14,900 Views 2 Comments

Ryan Giggs reserved high praise for skipper Ashley Williams after he helped Wales beat Ireland 1-0.

Iain Henderson makes huge Lions statement in second Test audition
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Iain Henderson makes huge Lions statement in second Test audition

Jun 27th 2017, 11:19 AM 27,742 Views 29 Comments

Rory Best and CJ Stander were strong too, but Robbie Henshaw was injured in the first half.

Who deserves the man-of-the-match award from today's All-Ireland final?
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Who deserves the man-of-the-match award from today's All-Ireland final?

Sep 18th 2016, 6:46 PM 17,481 Views 37 Comments

Fans were treated to an enthralling game at Croke Park today.

Clontarf resigned to losing 'very, very special player' Carbery to the big stage
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Clontarf resigned to losing 'very, very special player' Carbery to the big stage

May 9th 2016, 7:23 AM 18,505 Views 24 Comments

‘Tarf coach Andy Wood says his young out-half is a formidable operator with and without the ball.

CJ Stander man of the match on barnstorming Ireland debut against Wales
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CJ Stander man of the match on barnstorming Ireland debut against Wales

Feb 7th 2016, 5:07 PM 11,313 Views 33 Comments

The Munster back row was superb on his Test debut for Joe Schmidt’s side.

Bayern Munich star named player of first half of season
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Bayern Munich star named player of first half of season

Jan 4th 2016, 10:47 PM 13,719 Views 34 Comments

The 25-year-old Brazilian, a summer signing from Shakhtar Donetsk, received just over 30 percent of the vote.

Henry, Strauss and Gilroy emerge from Barbarians defeat with credit
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Henry, Strauss and Gilroy emerge from Barbarians defeat with credit

May 29th 2015, 8:30 AM 14,525 Views 20 Comments

While Ireland’s team performance was sloppy, there were some solid displays at Thomond Park.

No prizes for guessing the Airtricity League Player of the Month for April
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No prizes for guessing the Airtricity League Player of the Month for April

May 14th 2015, 7:50 PM 4,924 Views 5 Comments

Shamrock Rovers striker Mikey Drennan and Bohemians goalkeeper Dean Delany finished second and third respectively.

Analysis: Robbie Henshaw shows rich promise as Six Nations star
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Analysis: Robbie Henshaw shows rich promise as Six Nations star

Mar 26th 2015, 8:27 AM 25,826 Views 39 Comments

The 21-year-old was remarkably effective in his first campaign as Ireland’s inside centre.

3 players who stood out in Ireland U20s dominant win over Italy
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3 players who stood out in Ireland U20s dominant win over Italy

Feb 7th 2015, 11:47 AM 7,663 Views 2 Comments

Nigel Carolan’s men made a strong start to their Six Nations campaign in Biella.

4 Wolfhounds who put their hands up for Six Nations selection
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4 Wolfhounds who put their hands up for Six Nations selection

Jan 30th 2015, 10:11 PM 16,211 Views 87 Comments

Picking out individuals was no easty task, but these men may have increased their Six Nations chances.

Reid stands out as Leinster's attack progresses in win over Connacht
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Reid stands out as Leinster's attack progresses in win over Connacht

Dec 20th 2014, 8:00 AM 8,774 Views 4 Comments

The 24-year-old centre was named man of the match after the inter-pro clash at the RDS.

Here's our GAA football team of the weekend
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Here's our GAA football team of the weekend

Jun 30th 2014, 6:45 PM 4,921 Views 1 Comment

It’s our pick of the bunch from the Leinster championship and qualifier action.

Here's your GAA football team of the weekend
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Here's your GAA football team of the weekend

Jun 23rd 2014, 5:59 PM 4,469 Views 1 Comment

There are 12 different counties on the team following the weekend’s Munster, Connacht and qualifier action.

Here's our hurling XV from the weekend's championship action
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Here's our hurling XV from the weekend's championship action

Jun 16th 2014, 5:45 PM 6,993 Views 13 Comments

Cork make up much of the spine of this weekend’s hurling fifteen.

Here’s our GAA football team of the weekend
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Here’s our GAA football team of the weekend

Jun 16th 2014, 3:21 PM 3,673 Views 0 Comments

There are a lot of Monaghan men in this weekend’s team as they finally got one over on Tyrone.

Here’s our hurling XV from the weekend's championship action
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Here’s our hurling XV from the weekend's championship action

Jun 9th 2014, 7:01 PM 7,611 Views 2 Comments

Lots of Kilkenny names in this weekend’s team as they began their 2014 championship on Saturday.

Here’s our GAA football championship team of the weekend
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Here’s our GAA football championship team of the weekend

Jun 9th 2014, 2:40 PM 6,283 Views 9 Comments

All four provinces were in action this week, but who makes our best 15?

Here's our GAA football championship team of the weekend
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Here's our GAA football championship team of the weekend

May 26th 2014, 7:00 PM 4,507 Views 2 Comments

There were three games played this weekend across two provinces, one of which dominates this weekend’s team.