Advertisement
Dublin: 12 °C Thursday 30 June, 2022

#Talent

'He's a special guy' -  Kendellen thriving with opportunities in Munster's back row
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

'He's a special guy' - Kendellen thriving with opportunities in Munster's back row

May 18th 2022, 7:00 AM 11,266 Views 5 Comments

The 21-year-old was excellent against Toulouse two weekends ago.

Eddie Jones says attack-minded teen star reminds him of Matt Giteau
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Eddie Jones says attack-minded teen star reminds him of Matt Giteau

May 17th 2022, 10:16 PM 11,817 Views 0 Comments

Henry Arundel ls one of 10 uncapped players included in a 36-man training group

Teenage sensation Adeleke breaks another Irish record Stateside
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Teenage sensation Adeleke breaks another Irish record Stateside

May 16th 2022, 8:25 AM 10,826 Views 6 Comments

The 19-year-old clocked 50.70 in her outdoor debut over 400m.

'He epitomises everything we are' - Praise for Ireland's Premier League-bound goalkeeper
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

'He epitomises everything we are' - Praise for Ireland's Premier League-bound goalkeeper

May 8th 2022, 3:16 PM 13,540 Views 4 Comments

Mark Travers picked up the Championship’s golden gloves for his displays this season.

Representing Ireland at the Olympics, featuring in Game of Thrones and 'the answer' to his problems
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Representing Ireland at the Olympics, featuring in Game of Thrones and 'the answer' to his problems

Mar 13th 2022, 7:30 AM 6,216 Views 0 Comments

Daniel Wiffen reflects on becoming one of the stars of Irish swimming.

Havertz in awe of 'special' James as he makes scoring return for Chelsea
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Havertz in awe of 'special' James as he makes scoring return for Chelsea

Mar 6th 2022, 5:21 PM 4,310 Views 0 Comments

“He’s a full-back but he scores goals, he assists goals, and I think that’s very important for us. He’s a great character and a great player.”

Ireland's most promising young players join new 'Women's National Talent Squad'
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Ireland's most promising young players join new 'Women's National Talent Squad'

Mar 2nd 2022, 12:08 PM 4,317 Views 1 Comment

The programme aims to help develop players for senior international rugby.

Ulster sign promising youngster from AIL
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Ulster sign promising youngster from AIL

Mar 1st 2022, 12:32 PM 11,629 Views 1 Comment

City of Armagh fullback Shea O’Brien his inked a professional deal.

'She's an exceptional athlete' - the newest Irish face in the AFLW
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

'She's an exceptional athlete' - the newest Irish face in the AFLW

Updated Jan 4th 2022, 8:27 PM 50,168 Views 3 Comments

Multi-sport Mayo star Rachel Kearns is one of 14 Irish players involved this season.

'This is a small crowd for Pat, he's played in Croke Park in front of 50,000!'
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

'This is a small crowd for Pat, he's played in Croke Park in front of 50,000!'

Dec 13th 2021, 7:10 AM 22,705 Views 3 Comments

Munster academy boss Ian Costello was proud of the young players’ impact in Coventry.

The trailblazing Irish athlete who's just become a world champion
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

The trailblazing Irish athlete who's just become a world champion

Nov 28th 2021, 12:00 PM 49,063 Views 7 Comments

Bray’s Amy Wall has taken the kickboxing world by storm.

The Irish teen living the American dream
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

The Irish teen living the American dream

Updated Nov 23rd 2021, 8:31 AM 61,039 Views 4 Comments

Éabha O’Mahony on her big decision to move to the US.

'He's exceptionally quick' - Ireland wary of Man United youngster's threat ahead of Sweden showdown
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

'He's exceptionally quick' - Ireland wary of Man United youngster's threat ahead of Sweden showdown

Nov 15th 2021, 7:48 PM 14,850 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Elanga has six goals from six matches in the campaign thus far.

Shamrock Rovers' matchwinner would 'certainly not' look out of place in Ireland squad
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Shamrock Rovers' matchwinner would 'certainly not' look out of place in Ireland squad

Oct 31st 2021, 12:05 AM 8,560 Views 15 Comments

Danny Mandroiu scored his 11th and 12th goals of the season on Friday.

'Rachel is a unique talent. That's her stage, that's where she wants to be'
# Star
From The42
# Star

'Rachel is a unique talent. That's her stage, that's where she wants to be'

Aug 16th 2021, 7:00 PM 8,949 Views 2 Comments

Multi-talented athlete Kearns hit 1-5 and was a shining light for Mayo in their semi-final loss to Dublin.

'Like a new signing' - The ex-Man City youngster starting to thrive in Irish football
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

'Like a new signing' - The ex-Man City youngster starting to thrive in Irish football

Jul 9th 2021, 6:15 AM 9,248 Views 0 Comments

Will Patching was on target as Dundalk comfortably overcame Newtown last night.

Ireland's Dorothy Wall planning to juggle 7s and 15s commitments
# Potential
From The42
# Potential

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

Jun 14th 2021, 9:32 AM 2,913 Views 0 Comments

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

'He's a throwback' - The former Celtic youngster making a big impact in Ireland
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

'He's a throwback' - The former Celtic youngster making a big impact in Ireland

May 26th 2021, 7:05 AM 9,981 Views 0 Comments

Liam Burt has impressed since joining Bohemians.

'In Beibhinn, Ireland have someone who can do things that other people can't do'
# Player Profile
From The42
# Player Profile

'In Beibhinn, Ireland have someone who can do things that other people can't do'

Updated Apr 10th 2021, 9:19 AM 36,839 Views 7 Comments

19-year-old Ballinasloe RFC product Beibhinn Parsons is a rising star of Irish rugby.

Ireland U18 international Karl Martin signs for Top 14 club Montpellier
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Ireland U18 international Karl Martin signs for Top 14 club Montpellier

Apr 2nd 2021, 5:43 PM 14,177 Views 4 Comments

The Drogheda man will pursue a professional career in France.

Ulster's exciting all-Irish team to give a glimpse of the future
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Ulster's exciting all-Irish team to give a glimpse of the future

Mar 19th 2021, 10:30 AM 12,664 Views 19 Comments

Dan McFarland has picked a promising young side for tonight’s clash with Zebre.

Irish back row prospect Hickey set to sign for the Ospreys in Wales
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Irish back row prospect Hickey set to sign for the Ospreys in Wales

Feb 4th 2021, 2:45 PM 18,675 Views 26 Comments

The 19-year-old captained the Leinster at U19s and has played for the province’s A team.

'My dad gave me a good piece of advice at Christmas. He said, 'Just play like a kid.''
# Be Yourself
From The42
# Be Yourself

'My dad gave me a good piece of advice at Christmas. He said, 'Just play like a kid.''

Jan 21st 2021, 9:10 AM 10,469 Views 0 Comments

Beibhinn Parsons has been named Guinness Rugby Writers of Ireland Women’s Player of The Year.

'We’ve all been jealous of Leinster for that' - Ulster aim to keep closing gap
# Academy
From The42
# Academy

'We’ve all been jealous of Leinster for that' - Ulster aim to keep closing gap

Jan 19th 2021, 5:50 PM 8,278 Views 13 Comments

The northern province’s young guns showed their quality again last Friday night.

Johnston kicks 17 points as Ulster A notch impressive win over Leinster
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Johnston kicks 17 points as Ulster A notch impressive win over Leinster

Jan 15th 2021, 4:49 PM 16,245 Views 19 Comments

Aaron Sexton scored two tries from fullback, while captain David McCann was superb for Ulster.

'The opportunity is going to be lost for some guys who have been late developers'
# The42 Rugby Weekly
From The42
# The42 Rugby Weekly

'The opportunity is going to be lost for some guys who have been late developers'

Jan 14th 2021, 8:08 PM 19,871 Views 5 Comments

The latest episode of The42 Rugby Weekly included a discussion on the pandemic’s impact on Irish rugby’s talent pipeline.

20-year-old McIlroy one of the big winners of the inter-pro series
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

20-year-old McIlroy one of the big winners of the inter-pro series

Jan 12th 2021, 9:58 AM 10,235 Views 10 Comments

The Ulster wing has shown his promise in three starts over recent weekends.

Message from Ireland camp clear: prove your point in European games first
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Message from Ireland camp clear: prove your point in European games first

Nov 24th 2020, 8:00 PM 42,432 Views 50 Comments

Many supporters were hoping to see 21-year-old halfbacks Craig Casey and Harry Byrne called up.

20-year-old wing Ethan McIlroy gets first Ulster start for visit to Zebre
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

20-year-old wing Ethan McIlroy gets first Ulster start for visit to Zebre

Nov 15th 2020, 12:26 PM 7,917 Views 14 Comments

The academy back has impressed off the bench in recent weeks.

Exciting 21-year-old Ulster centre Stewart Moore continues upward trajectory
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Exciting 21-year-old Ulster centre Stewart Moore continues upward trajectory

Oct 10th 2020, 7:00 AM 8,175 Views 1 Comment

The Ballymoney man starts at 12 again as Dan McFarland’s men take on the Ospreys.

'He was a devastating ball-carrier and having played in the backs, had good skills'
# Hotshot
From The42
# Hotshot

'He was a devastating ball-carrier and having played in the backs, had good skills'

Oct 6th 2020, 7:00 AM 19,329 Views 9 Comments

Ulster’s Dan Soper was instrumental in David McCann making the move from centre to the back row.

'We don't want the starting XV to be comfortable, we've got a very good crop of youngsters'
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

'We don't want the starting XV to be comfortable, we've got a very good crop of youngsters'

Sep 30th 2020, 3:14 PM 33,761 Views 35 Comments

Munster’s Johann van Graan expects the likes of Craig Casey, John Hodnett, and Ben Healy to push for European starts.

22-year-old Lowry's classy touches a bright note in a tough fortnight for Ulster
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

22-year-old Lowry's classy touches a bright note in a tough fortnight for Ulster

Sep 22nd 2020, 12:00 PM 21,744 Views 7 Comments

The talented playmaker showed his promise after moving to out-half against Toulouse.

'He has all the attributes' - Munster scrum-half Casey tipped for the top
# Potential
From The42
# Potential

'He has all the attributes' - Munster scrum-half Casey tipped for the top

Aug 27th 2020, 7:00 PM 13,741 Views 15 Comments

The 21-year-old made a short cameo off the bench against Leinster last weekend.

21-year-old Ryan Baird set to start for Leinster in big clash with Munster
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

21-year-old Ryan Baird set to start for Leinster in big clash with Munster

Aug 20th 2020, 5:14 PM 16,006 Views 39 Comments

The second row trained with Andy Farrell’s Ireland earlier this year.

Andy Cole worried new Man Utd signing could block Mason Greenwood
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Andy Cole worried new Man Utd signing could block Mason Greenwood

Aug 20th 2020, 8:40 AM 15,511 Views 8 Comments

The former striker described the 18-year-old as “scary” but is concerned about his progress.

Ireland U19 midfielder Joe Hodge named Man City's Scholar of the Year
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Ireland U19 midfielder Joe Hodge named Man City's Scholar of the Year

Jul 31st 2020, 2:34 PM 8,820 Views 4 Comments

The 17-year-old scored a superb goal on his Republic of Ireland U19 debut last summer.

Provincial academies to compete with Ireland 7s in new IRFU tournaments
# Young Guns
From The42
# Young Guns

Provincial academies to compete with Ireland 7s in new IRFU tournaments

Jul 9th 2020, 5:17 PM 5,474 Views 0 Comments

The provinces’ A teams will also compete in a series of fixtures starting in September.

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Harry Byrne
# Hotshot
From The42
# Hotshot

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Harry Byrne

Apr 19th 2020, 1:02 PM 9,828 Views 23 Comments

The 20-year-old Leinster out-half trained with Andy Farrell’s Ireland squad before the Six Nations.

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Dorothy Wall
# Hotshot
From The42
# Hotshot

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Dorothy Wall

Mar 30th 2020, 5:18 PM 3,724 Views 0 Comments

The Tipperary woman made an impressive impact for Ireland during the Six Nations.

1 2 3 4