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Ireland ‘belief’ key to series win over Australia

Belief was a key factor in Ireland achieving a historic 2-1 series win over Australia, according to hooker Rob Herring.

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Ireland raise the bar before World Cup year

Ireland’s historic season ends with victory over Australia in Sydney as they turn their focus towards the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

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Schmidt strikes balance with Ireland selection

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt is balancing the need to build a strong squad for next year’s World Cup with a desire for a series win in Australia.

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Ulster Rugby: IRFU hopeful that Dan McFarland will join before January

IRFU performance director David Nucifora is confident that Ulster’s new head coach Dan McFarland will assume his position before January

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Ireland hold off Wallabies fight back for series win

Ireland cap their Grand Slam-winning season by clinching a first series victory in Australia for 39 years with a 20-16 win in Sydney.

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Ulster draw Scarlets, Racing and Leicester in Heineken Cup

Ulster, Leinster and Munster all get tough pool draws for 2018/19 Heineken Champions Cup.

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Ulster draw Scarlets, Racing and Leicester in Heineken Cup

Ulster, Leinster and Munster all get tough pool draws for 2018/19 Heineken Champions Cup.

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Ulster Rugby: Strength and conditioning coach Jonny Davis latest to depart Kingspan

Ulster Rugby’s long-serving Strength and Conditioning coach Jonny Davis is the latest departure from the Irish province.

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Autumn internationals: Ireland to face All Blacks on 17 November

Ireland will play world champions New Zealand at the Aviva Stadium as part of this year’s autumn internationals

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Jackson hopes to rediscover best form at Perpignan

Paddy Jackson hopes to recapture his best form after training with his new Perpignan team-mates for the first time.

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