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#Tackles

From The42 James Ryan man of the match again as Leinster battle to satisfying win Top Of The Charts

James Ryan man of the match again as Leinster battle to satisfying win

The 22-year-old was top of the tackle and carry charts for Leo Cullen’s side once again.

From The42 Henderson's Ferris impression and more of the week's best RWC plays Fez-esque

Henderson's Ferris impression and more of the week's best RWC plays

Who will Iain Henderson man-handle next week? Tune in to find out.

From The42 Analysis: Ireland's defence has big improvements to make for World Cup Foundations

Analysis: Ireland's defence has big improvements to make for World Cup

Joe Schmidt and Les Kiss won’t have been happy with the failings made against the England attack.

From The42 Slammin' Sam Burgess produced a pair of huge hits on his England debut First Cap

Slammin' Sam Burgess produced a pair of huge hits on his England debut

The former rugby league star was also yellow carded at Twickenham.

From The42 Defensive disappointment hurts most for Ireland after World Cup defeat Tackles

Defensive disappointment hurts most for Ireland after World Cup defeat

England thrived as Ireland’s ‘passive’ defence gave up metres all evening.

From The42 Analysis: Ireland's defence lays foundation for historic World Cup win WRWC

Analysis: Ireland's defence lays foundation for historic World Cup win

Work rate, intelligence and breakdown technique were all vital components against New Zealand.

From The42 Never, ever tackle with your head Ouch

Never, ever tackle with your head

This unfortunate Argentinian player shows exactly why… Three broken teeth and a yellow card.

From The42 Somebody call the cops: Irish teens rough-housed by Finnish upstarts Teenage Screams

Somebody call the cops: Irish teens rough-housed by Finnish upstarts

There were a lot of ‘agricultural’ challenges in the 3-0 home loss.

From The42 Because he's retiring, here are 16 photos (and 1 video) of Ledley King defending like a boss Deadly Ledley This post contains videos

Because he's retiring, here are 16 photos (and 1 video) of Ledley King defending like a boss

Let’s face it. If you don’t like Ledley, you don’t like football.

From The42 Cattermole: I only ever made one bad tackle Unlikely

Cattermole: I only ever made one bad tackle

The midfield enforcer has called his infamous challenge on Scott Parker “the only bad tackle I’ve made in my career.” Aside from that, girly-men like Stephen Reid are to blame for his reputation.

From The42 My eyes! 'Nude Blacks' defeat Fiji Tackles

My eyes! 'Nude Blacks' defeat Fiji

A rugby match in New Zealand involving a naked seven-a-side rugby team, filmed by German television and refereed by a blind woman. Of course.