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Ireland Rugby News

Jan 18

Seven uncapped players in Irish women’s squad to face Wales

Ireland women’s coach Adam Griggs names seven uncapped players in his squad to take on Wales in a Six Nations warm-up in Caerphilly.

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Jan 18

Official 2018 NatWest 6 Nations Fantasy Game: How to Play

Understanding how points are scored is key to any Fantasy Rugby game and in the Official 2018 NatWest 6 Nations game there are a number of crucial factors to be aware of.

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Jan 18

Ronan O’Mahony Comes In As Only Change For Munster ‘A’

The Munster ‘A’ team to play the Ospreys Premiership Select at Irish Independent Park on Friday night (kick-off 7.45pm) has been named by head coach Peter Malone.

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Jan 18

On This Day: France kick-start 1997 Grand Slam campaign in Dublin

David Venditti may have only won 14 international caps for France but he will be forever remembered for his brilliance in Dublin on a January afternoon.

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Jan 18

Ireland Women’s Squad Selected For Six Nations Warm-Up Fixture

Ireland Women’s head coach Adam Griggs has named a 25-strong squad for Sunday’s Six Nations warm-up match against Wales at the CCB Centre for Sporting Excellence in Ystrad Mynach (kick-off 1pm).

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Jan 18

Bateman Cup Highlights: Sligo v Lansdowne

The Bateman Cup has a long history stretching back to the 1920s. Last Saturday Sligo added their name to the story when they hosted Division 1A high fliers Lansdowne in the semi-final.

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Jan 17

Ulster’s destiny ‘in our own hands’ against Wasps- Peel

Ulster backs coach Dwayne Peel says the Irish province are determined “not to let slip” the opportunity of reaching the Champions Cup quarter-finals as they prepare to face Wasps in their final Pool One fixture at the Ricoh Arena on Sunday.

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Jan 17

Six Nations 2018: Jordan Larmour in Ireland squad to face France and Italy

Leinster back Jordan Larmour is the only uncapped player in the Ireland squad for the Six Nations games against France and Italy.

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Jan 17

European Champions Cup: Ulster flanker Henry wary of Wasps threat

Ulster flanker Chris Henry says Wasps will provide a tough test in the decisive final Champions Cup pool game on Sunday.

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Jan 17

Larmour included In Ireland’s NatWest 6 Nations squad

The uncapped Jordan Larmour has been included in Ireland’s squad for the opening two rounds of the 2018 NatWest 6 Nations.

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Jan 17

Ireland Squad Named For Opening Rounds Of NatWest 6 Nations

The Ireland management team have named a squad of 36 players for the opening two rounds of the 2018 NatWest 6 Nations Championship.

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Jan 17

Craig Gilroy: Ulster wing sidelined with fractured cheekbone

Ulster suffer a blow before Sunday’s crunch Champions Cup game with Wasps as Craig Gilroy has surgery on a fractured cheekbone.

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Jan 17

Title Sponsorship Of Aviva Stadium Extended To 2025

Aviva Ireland today announced the extension of its naming rights of the Aviva Stadium until 2025. The company, which has been a proud partner to the IRFU and FAI since 2010, also sponsors and supports two successful grassroots programmes – the FAI’s S…

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Jan 17

Who will you pick in your NatWest 6 Nations Fantasy team?

The NatWest 6 Nations is just three weeks away now and that can only mean one thing – it’s time to plan your fantasy team.

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Jan 17

Ireland Squad To Hold Two Open Training Sessions

The Ireland squad will hold two open training sessions during the NatWest 6 Nations Championship – one in Dubarry Park and one in Aviva Stadium.

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Jan 17

France and Ireland set to unveil NatWest 6 Nations squads

The squad announcements for the 2018 NatWest 6 Nations continue in earnest on Wednesday as France and Ireland are set to unveil the players who will be in contention for their opening encounter on February 4.

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