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Gavin Duffy has just set an unfortunate record in finishing bottom of the pack
# Wooden Spoon
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# Wooden Spoon

Gavin Duffy has just set an unfortunate record in finishing bottom of the pack

Oct 27th 2018, 8:38 PM 46,971 Views 46 Comments

Duffy says he has “no regrets” about his campaign.

'That's why Joe picks me': Satisfying series of cameos for all-action Fergus McFadden
# Ever Ready
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# Ever Ready

'That's why Joe picks me': Satisfying series of cameos for all-action Fergus McFadden

Mar 12th 2016, 6:41 PM 15,429 Views 59 Comments

The Leinster man made his presence felt in four positions today.

How we rated Ireland in today's sun-kissed Italian cruise
# Out Of 10
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# Out Of 10

How we rated Ireland in today's sun-kissed Italian cruise

Mar 12th 2016, 3:46 PM 15,400 Views 67 Comments

Who stood out for you?

Flickers of sunshine rugby as Ireland end winless run with nine-try demolition of Italy
# Veni Vidi Vici
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# Veni Vidi Vici

Flickers of sunshine rugby as Ireland end winless run with nine-try demolition of Italy

Mar 12th 2016, 3:27 PM 22,679 Views 34 Comments

Jamie Heaslip scored two tries as Ireland claimed their first win in five months.

Trimble and Ireland aim to show more than glimpses of abilities
# Dethroned
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# Dethroned

Trimble and Ireland aim to show more than glimpses of abilities

Mar 7th 2016, 3:40 PM 4,432 Views 3 Comments

With pressure from all sides to perform against Italy, Ireland want to show they can tilt fine margins in their favour.

POLL: How will Ireland do in the 2016 Six Nations?
# Crystal Ball
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# Crystal Ball

POLL: How will Ireland do in the 2016 Six Nations?

Feb 1st 2016, 7:30 AM 15,375 Views 50 Comments

Winners, wooden spoon or somewhere in between?

There is one great stat that highlights just how bleak last weekend was for Irish rugby
# Wooden Spoon
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# Wooden Spoon

There is one great stat that highlights just how bleak last weekend was for Irish rugby

Mar 9th 2015, 3:07 PM 7,349 Views 5 Comments

You have to go back a really, really long time to find a Pro12 weekend where all the Irish teams lost.

10 little things that will always put the fear of God in any Irish person
# The Fear
# The Fear

10 little things that will always put the fear of God in any Irish person

Feb 23rd 2015, 9:30 PM 18,775 Views 13 Comments

Prepare to get uncomfortable.

How Truly Irish Are You?
# Quiz
# Quiz

How Truly Irish Are You?

Jul 29th 2014, 11:00 PM 218,067 Views 123 Comments

Take this quiz to find out.

England take Six Nations lead after hammering Italy in Rome
# Wooden Spoon
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# Wooden Spoon

England take Six Nations lead after hammering Italy in Rome

Mar 15th 2014, 3:02 PM 4,666 Views 2 Comments

However, Leonardo Sarto’s late try ensured England would not surpass the 50-point margin they chased.

Weir floors Italy in thrilling wooden spoon decider
# 6 Nations
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# 6 Nations

Weir floors Italy in thrilling wooden spoon decider

Feb 22nd 2014, 3:43 PM 1,981 Views 2 Comments

The 22-year-old Scot held his nerve to settle a topsy-turvy clash.

9 empty threats our parents used to love
# Wooden Spoon
# Wooden Spoon

9 empty threats our parents used to love

Jun 16th 2013, 8:15 PM 49,115 Views 122 Comments

Just you WAIT until your Dad hears about this.

"Tea? No thanks": Things Irish people don't say
# Bertie Is Great
# Bertie Is Great

"Tea? No thanks": Things Irish people don't say

May 21st 2013, 4:28 PM 4,540 Views 4 Comments

“Wooden spoon? Doesn’t bother me”.

9 things only an Irish mammy can teach you
# Cold In Your Kidneys
# Cold In Your Kidneys

9 things only an Irish mammy can teach you

May 7th 2013, 6:00 PM 106,447 Views 81 Comments

Are you sure that’s dry?

Late Tim Visser try means Ireland avoid wooden spoon
# Paddy Second Last
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# Paddy Second Last

Late Tim Visser try means Ireland avoid wooden spoon

Mar 16th 2013, 9:54 PM 21,811 Views 49 Comments

Scores from Maxime Medard and Wesley Fofana had us worried but Tim Visser saved Irish bacon.

'The whole squad is 100% behind the management' - Jamie Heaslip
# 6 Nations
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# 6 Nations

'The whole squad is 100% behind the management' - Jamie Heaslip

Mar 14th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,901 Views 15 Comments

The Ireland captain has highlighted Alessandro Zanni as the Italian danger man.

Sean O'Brien on wooden spoons, concussions and short man syndrome
# Interview
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# Interview

Sean O'Brien on wooden spoons, concussions and short man syndrome

Mar 13th 2013, 7:00 AM 3,490 Views 0 Comments

“Obviously, with our genetics, we’re not a big race.” Has O’Brien looked in a mirror lately?

Missed opportunity as Ireland have to settle for draw with French
# Six Nations
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# Six Nations

Missed opportunity as Ireland have to settle for draw with French

Mar 9th 2013, 7:47 PM 10,909 Views 23 Comments

Declan Kidney’s side were much-improved on their last outing but failed to score in the second half.

The Tank needs to be at his unstoppable best to top Picamoles
# Don't Stop Me Now
From The42
# Don't Stop Me Now

The Tank needs to be at his unstoppable best to top Picamoles

Mar 9th 2013, 9:30 AM 1,535 Views 3 Comments

Sean O’Brien and the French No. 8 face off in a crucial back-row duel.

French media declare Brian O'Driscoll is 'dreaming of a winning farewell'
# 6 Nations
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# 6 Nations

French media declare Brian O'Driscoll is 'dreaming of a winning farewell'

Mar 8th 2013, 3:55 PM 2,578 Views 2 Comments

Midi Olympique believe a loss in Dublin may condemn France to the wooden spoon.

Stay the course: Best calling for 'on the money' performance against French
# 6 Nations
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# 6 Nations

Stay the course: Best calling for 'on the money' performance against French

Mar 2nd 2013, 9:30 AM 914 Views 3 Comments

The Ulster hooker says Ireland just need to be more efficient in their final two games this spring.

Reaction: Coach, captain lament 'missed opportunity' as Scotland make Ireland suffer
# 6 Nations
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# 6 Nations

Reaction: Coach, captain lament 'missed opportunity' as Scotland make Ireland suffer

Feb 24th 2013, 5:30 PM 2,285 Views 13 Comments

After another tepid second half display from Ireland, there is only pride to be salvaged.

11 ways to tell if you're Irish... according to you
# Youreirishwhen
# Youreirishwhen

11 ways to tell if you're Irish... according to you

Sep 7th 2012, 12:00 PM 62,219 Views 228 Comments

From funerals, to wooden spoons, to flat 7UP. You know you’re Irish when…

Six Nations wrap: Wales taste Grand Slam glory
# Land Of My Fathers
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# Land Of My Fathers

Six Nations wrap: Wales taste Grand Slam glory

Mar 17th 2012, 6:18 PM 297 Views 0 Comments

Warren Gatland’s men made it a clean sweep for the third time in eight seasons, as Andy Robinson’s Scotland took home the wooden spoon.