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Nov 23

Josh Murphy Handed First Start For Leinster

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen has announced his team to take on Dragons in the GUINNESS PRO14 at the RDS on Friday (kick-off 7.35pm). 

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Nov 23

Paul Marshall Poised To Join Ulster’s 200-Cap Club

Paul Marshall could become just the fifth Ulster player to reach the 200-cap milestone, as he is named among the replacements for Friday’s GUINNESS PRO14 match against Benetton Rugby at Kingspan Stadium (kick-off 7.05pm).

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Nov 23

Connacht Make Four Changes For Cardiff Clash

Connacht head coach Kieran Keane has named his starting XV to face Conference A rivals Cardiff Blues in the Welsh capital on Friday night (kick-off 7.35pm).

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Nov 23

Beaumont Hails Historic Governance Reform To Further Gender Balance In Rugby

World Rugby has underscored its commitment to furthering gender equality at all levels of the organisation by announcing sweeping reform of its Council with an ambition of at least one-third women’s representation from next year.

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Nov 23

‘I’m Really Looking Forward To The Challenge’ – Ulster Signing Moore

Ulster have announced that Ireland-capped tighthead prop Martin Moore will join the province next summer on a two-year deal.  

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Nov 23

Heenan To Leave Connacht At End Of The Season

Connacht flanker Jake Heenan has announced his decision to leave the province at the end of the 2017/18 season. Heenan joined Connacht in 2013 and has made over 50 appearances since he arrived in the Sportsground.

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Nov 22

Fitzpatrick To Captain Leinster Women For Interpro Title Defence

The Leinster Women’s squad has been confirmed for the 2017/18 IRFU Women’s Interprovincial Championship. A total of 34 players have been selected in the squad from 11 clubs from across the province.

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Nov 22

Closing Date For ‘Your Club, Your Country’ Next Week

The closing date for clubs to return all Your Club Your Country ticket stubs is Wednesday, November 29th at 5pm.

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Nov 21

Irish Rugby TV: Jacob Stockdale On Learning In The Ireland Squad

Young winger Jacob Stockdale is enjoying his time in Ireland camp, learning from experienced players and working with the coaching team. He is also hoping to face Argentina in the final game of the GUINNESS Series on Saturday.

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Nov 21

Munster Step Up Preparations For PRO14 Trip To Parma

Munster return to GUINNESS PRO14 action away to Zebre on Sunday, with new head coach Johann van Graan joining the province this week ahead of his first game in charge.

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Nov 21

Ireland Women’s Sevens Squad Named For World Series Opener In Dubai

The Ireland Women’s Sevens squad to compete in the opening leg of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series in Dubai next week has been named by Anthony Eddy.

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Nov 21

GUINNESS PRO14: Round 9 Preview

After round 8 produced more thrilling rugby and a total of 44 tries, the GUINNESS PRO14 resumes this weekend with games taking place in Italy, Ireland, South Africa and Wales. The race to reach the final at the Aviva Stadium on May 26 is really starti…

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Nov 21

In The Chair: Chris Farrell

We caught up with new cap Chris Farrell on ‘In The Chair’ live on Facebook yesterday. The Ireland centre spoke about dealing with pre-match nerves, singing at the post-match dinner and his journey to his first international appearance.

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Nov 20

Captain Nacewa Leads Leinster’s List Of Returning Players

Leinster senior coach Stuart Lancaster provided an update on injuries ahead of the team’s return to GUINNESS PRO14 action against the Dragons at the RDS on Friday (kick-off 7.35pm).

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Nov 20

Ireland Squad Update

The Ireland squad reassembled at Carton House on Sunday evening, following their 23-20 GUINNESS Series victory over Fiji at the Aviva Stadium.

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Nov 20

Irish Rugby TV: Ireland 23 Fiji 20 – Match Highlights

First half tries from Darren Sweetnam, Jack Conan and Dave Kearney laid the foundations for Ireland’s 23-20 win over Fiji in the second game of the GUINNESS Series at the Aviva Stadium. Check out the match highlights on Irish Rugby TV.

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