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IRFU Sevens kicks off!

The IRFU Club Sevens kicks off this weekend with the Munster and Ulster legs of the championship taking place on Saturday. The action will be fast and furious in the…

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Mike Ross agrees new Ireland contract

Leinster’s Mike Ross is the latest international to commit his future to playing in Ireland. The prop has penned a deal to keep him firmly rooted until the end of…

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Sexton recalled for Grand Slam decider

Jonathan Sexton has been recalled to Ireland’s starting line-up to take on England in the Grand Slam decider in Dublin on Saturday. He swaps places Ronan O’Gara, who returns to…

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Ireland sneak a win despite poor discipline

IRELAND HUNG on to claim a victory at Murrayfield on Sunday despite Scotland’s attempted comeback in the last quarter of the match. Jamie Heaslip, Eoin Reddan and Man of the Match…

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Scotland v Ireland Preview

RBS Six Nations: Scotland v Ireland Venue: Murrayfield Date: Sunday 27 February Kick-off: 1500 GMT Coverage: Watch on BBC One, BBC HD channel, Red Button and BBC Sport website; listen on BBC…

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Eight players added to Ireland squad

EIGHT PLAYERS have been drafted into the Ireland squad and added to the match 22 that were on duty in the last round of the RBS 6 Nations Championship, ahead…

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Ireland rue missed opportunities

THREE POINTS would have brought the scores level, a try would have won Ireland the game. Last week against Italy Ronan O’Gara split the posts with just three minutes to…

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France relieved to overcome Ireland hurdle

FRANCE KEPT their cool to achieve victory over Ireland at the Aviva Stadium on Sunday, but coach Marc Lièvremont admitted that he experienced “moments of absolute panic” as they fought to…