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From The42 Five changes to Connacht side bidding for back-to-back wins in South Africa Team News

Five changes to Connacht side bidding for back-to-back wins in South Africa

After defeating Southern Kings last weekend, Andy Friend’s men take on the Cheetahs tomorrow afternoon.

From The42 Connacht boost as Healy and Thornbury primed for comebacks against the Kings Friend's Friends

Connacht boost as Healy and Thornbury primed for comebacks against the Kings

Andy Friend warns of the threat of ‘really impressive’ Kings.

From The42 Four academy players start as Ludik returns for Ulster against Scarlets Youthful XV

Four academy players start as Ludik returns for Ulster against Scarlets

Head coach Dan McFarland has included new signing Ian Nagle on the bench.

From The42 Griggs makes six changes for Ireland's trip to face England at Twickenham Team News

Griggs makes six changes for Ireland's trip to face England at Twickenham

Captain Ciara Griffin has been ruled out of Saturday’s November international through injury.

From The42 Martin O'Neill makes five changes to Ireland team for Denmark clash Team News

Martin O'Neill makes five changes to Ireland team for Denmark clash

The Boys in Green round off their Uefa Nations League campaign in Aarhus this evening.

From The42 First Ireland start for Blackburn defender as O'Neill names side to face the North Team News

First Ireland start for Blackburn defender as O'Neill names side to face the North

Robbie Brady also returns after his injury absence, with Glenn Whelan wearing the captain’s armband.

From The42 Kearney and Ringrose return, Toner starts as Schmidt names team for All Blacks Starting XV

Kearney and Ringrose return, Toner starts as Schmidt names team for All Blacks

The Ireland head coach has made four changes for Saturday’s much anticipated meeting with the world champions.

Number one v number two: All Blacks name their side for Ireland showdown

New Zealand have made one change from their win over England.

From The42 Anscombe retains his place ahead of Biggar for Wales' clash with Australia Team News

Anscombe retains his place ahead of Biggar for Wales' clash with Australia

The New Zealand-born flyhalf impressed during the win over Scotland last week.

From The42 McGrath and 'fierce competitor' Carbery to run the Ireland show Halfbacks

McGrath and 'fierce competitor' Carbery to run the Ireland show

Joe Schmidt is keen to see his halfbacks and others stand up against Italy tomorrow.

From The42 Grand Slam-winner Leavy in Leinster line-up to face Kings Depth Chart

Grand Slam-winner Leavy in Leinster line-up to face Kings

Dave Kearney has recovered from injury to take a starting berth, while Scott Fardy captains the tourists in South Africa.

From The42 Aussie out-half forms new half-back pairing with Marmion for Connacht Out West

Aussie out-half forms new half-back pairing with Marmion for Connacht

David Horwitz will make his first start for the province against Dragons tomorrow.

From The42 Johnston handed first Pro14 start at out-half as Bleyendaal captains Munster Team News

Johnston handed first Pro14 start at out-half as Bleyendaal captains Munster

Johann van Graan has named his team for Sunday’s Pro14 clash against the Cheetahs.

From The42 Beirne and Larmour get first starts in exciting Ireland team for Italy clash Team News

Beirne and Larmour get first starts in exciting Ireland team for Italy clash

Joe Schmidt is set to hand Will Addison and Ross Byrne their debuts off the bench in Chicago.

From The42 McGrath's scrum-half nod, Larmour's shot at 15 and Ireland's back row ballast Talking Points

McGrath's scrum-half nod, Larmour's shot at 15 and Ireland's back row ballast

With Joe Schmidt naming an experimental team, opportunity knocks at Soldier Field.

From The42 Ex-Wales Sevens star handed debut against Scotland Team News

Ex-Wales Sevens star handed debut against Scotland

Wing Luke Morgan will start in Saturday’s autumn international at the Principality Stadium.

From The42 Scotland without Laidlaw as Cardiff clash falls outside international window Team News

Scotland without Laidlaw as Cardiff clash falls outside international window

Gregor Townsend has effectively named an Edinburgh-Glasgow select side for Saturday’s game against Wales.

From The42 Connacht's new Australian playmaker poised to make his debut against Sale Challenge Accepted

Connacht's new Australian playmaker poised to make his debut against Sale

David Horwitz is on the bench as Andy Friend makes seven changes for round two of the Challenge Cup.

From The42 Cooney misses out as McFarland rings trio of changes for Racing clash Away Days

Cooney misses out as McFarland rings trio of changes for Racing clash

Marty Moore makes the tomorrow’s starting line-up.

From The42 Doherty to make first start as Keogh captains Ireland against Denmark Team News

Doherty to make first start as Keogh captains Ireland against Denmark

Martin O’Neill has given the nod to the Wolverhampton Wanderers man for tonight’s clash with the Danes.

From The42 Ulster boosted by return of injured quartet for clash with Geordan Murphy's Tigers Champions Cup

Ulster boosted by return of injured quartet for clash with Geordan Murphy's Tigers

Murphy, Moore, Addison and Gilroy are all fit for Saturday’s Pool 4 opener at Kingspan Stadium.

From The42 Williams starts as Goggin gets the nod for Munster's Champions Cup opener Team News

Williams starts as Goggin gets the nod for Munster's Champions Cup opener

Johann van Graan makes four changes for Saturday’s trip to Exeter Chiefs.

From The42 Carbery to face Leinster in Munster colours for the first time tomorrow Joey

Carbery to face Leinster in Munster colours for the first time tomorrow

The out-half starts for Johann van Graan’s side, as does captain Peter O’Mahony.

From The42 Butler back for Connacht as Friend's men bid to end 58-year Belfast hoodoo Team News

Butler back for Connacht as Friend's men bid to end 58-year Belfast hoodoo

Andy Friend makes four changes from last week’s defeat to Leinster.

From The42 Boost for Ulster as Best and Stockdale set to make first appearances of the season Team News

Boost for Ulster as Best and Stockdale set to make first appearances of the season

The pair have been named in the squad to take on Connacht on Friday evening.

From The42 Copeland to make Connacht debut as Bundee starts against Scarlets Teamsheet

Copeland to make Connacht debut as Bundee starts against Scarlets

Andy Friend has made six changes to his starting XV for the round four clash in Galway.

From The42 James Lowe returns on Leinster's left wing as Leavy included on the bench Team News

James Lowe returns on Leinster's left wing as Leavy included on the bench

The Ireland flanker is fit again after recovering from a shoulder procedure.

From The42 Stander gets first start of the season as Munster make six changes Cj

Stander gets first start of the season as Munster make six changes

Johann van Graan has named JJ Hanrahan at fullback for the clash with Cardiff Blues.

From The42 Sexton, Ringrose, Van der Flier, Ryan and Kearney make Leinster returns Team News

Sexton, Ringrose, Van der Flier, Ryan and Kearney make Leinster returns

Van der Flier makes his comeback from an ACL injury as Leinster host the Dragons.

From The42 POM, Cloete and Conway back for Munster as Carbery and Beirne start Team News

POM, Cloete and Conway back for Munster as Carbery and Beirne start

Johann van Graan has some of his big guns back for the visit of the Ospreys tomorrow night.

From The42 Top two! Cork and Kilkenny name sides for Sunday's All-Ireland camogie final Teams Are In

Top two! Cork and Kilkenny name sides for Sunday's All-Ireland camogie final

There’s few changes across the board for the Croke Park showdown.

From The42 Beirne set for Munster debut off bench as Taute returns for Glasgow trip Team News

Beirne set for Munster debut off bench as Taute returns for Glasgow trip

Joey Carbery has once again been held in reserve by head coach Johann van Graan.

From The42 Wallaby-capped centre to make Connacht bow as Friend names team for Pro14 opener Starting XVs

Wallaby-capped centre to make Connacht bow as Friend names team for Pro14 opener

Glasgow Warriors begin their season with a visit to the Sportsground for the third time in as many years on Saturday.

From The42 Ulster hand debuts to summer signings Burns, Speight and Addison Fresh Faces

Ulster hand debuts to summer signings Burns, Speight and Addison

Academy prop Eric O’Sullivan and sub-academy wing Angus Kernohan could debut off the bench.

From The42 Carbery on Munster bench as Van Graan hands out four starting debuts Team News

Carbery on Munster bench as Van Graan hands out four starting debuts

Mike Haley, Arno Botha, Neil Cronin and academy back Shane Daly are all in the starting XV.

From The42 20-year-old Doris starts Pro14 opener as Tomane gets Leinster debut Team News

20-year-old Doris starts Pro14 opener as Tomane gets Leinster debut

Ross Byrne will be in the Irish province’s number 10 shirt tomorrow evening.

From The42 Griffin returns for Cork as All-Ireland U21 hurling finalists name their teams Team News

Griffin returns for Cork as All-Ireland U21 hurling finalists name their teams

The Munster neighbours will clash in Sunday evening’s decider at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick (5.30pm).

From The42 Last four! Slight changes across the board as All-Ireland semi-finalists name sides Teams Are In

Last four! Slight changes across the board as All-Ireland semi-finalists name sides

Holders Dublin face Galway while Donegal and Cork go head-to-head for coveted All-Ireland senior final spots.

From The42 Coetzee to make long-awaited injury return in Ulster's final pre-season outing Team News

Coetzee to make long-awaited injury return in Ulster's final pre-season outing

Dan McFarland takes charge of his first game as the northern province travel to face Wasps tomorrow evening.

From The42 Galway and Kilkenny both show their hand for All-Ireland minor hurling final Team News

Galway and Kilkenny both show their hand for All-Ireland minor hurling final

The sides go head-to-head for the crown in Croke Park on Sunday.