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Oct 17

Dempsey Praises Young Guns As ‘Huge Test’ Awaits In Glasgow

Leinster backs coach Girvan Dempsey spoke to media at Leinster HQ in UCD yesterday and gave an update on the injury front after the bruising Champions Cup encounter with Montpellier.

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Oct 17

Kiss: La Rochelle Have Threats All Over The Park

Ulster started their Champions Cup campaign with a pleasing 19-9 win over Wasps at a bouncing Kingspan Stadium last Friday night.   

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Oct 17

Job Vacancy: Ireland Women’s Team Head Coach

The IRFU is now inviting applications for the position of the Ireland Women’s team head coach.

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Oct 15

Women’s All-Ireland League: Round 4 Review

One point remains the difference between UL Bohemians and Railway Union ahead of next Saturday’s top of the table clash at Park Avenue. There were also wins for Old Belvedere and Cooke in round 4, writes Michael Gallagher.

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Oct 13

Coetzee’s Cruel Run Of Luck With Injuries Continues

Ulster have confirmed that Marcell Coetzee underwent surgery this week in South Africa. He has had recurrent left knee problems because of a laxity in his previously repaired anterior cruciate ligament, and to repair this he has had revision surgery p…

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Oct 13

Women’s All-Ireland League: Round 4 Previews

The Women’s All-Ireland League resumes this weekend, with last season’s finalists, UL Bohemians and Old Belvedere, playing host to the current bottom two, Galwegians and Tullamore, respectively. Michael Gallagher previews the round 4 fixtures.

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Oct 13

McNamara Names His First Leinster ‘A’ Team

Leinster ‘A’ head coach Noel McNamara has named his team to face Doncaster Knights in their first British & Irish Cup pool game at Castle Park on Saturday (kick-off 2.30pm).

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Oct 13

Hanrahan And Hart To Start For Munster ‘A’ In Swansea

As his charges set about defending their British & Irish Cup title, Munster ‘A’ head coach Peter Malone has named his team for Saturday’s round 1 match against the Ospreys Premiership Select at St. Helen’s (kick-off 2.30pm).

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Oct 13

Kane To Captain Ulster ‘A’ In British & Irish Cup Opener

The Ulster ‘A’ team has been named for the British & Irish Cup first round clash with the Scarlets Premiership Select at Banbridge RFC on Saturday afternoon (kick-off 2.30pm). ??

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Oct 13

Adeolokun And Dawai Return From Injury With Connacht Eagles

Connacht Eagles head coach Mossy Lawler has named his team for Saturday’s opening British & Irish Cup encounter with Rotherham Titans at Clifton Lane (kick-off 2pm).

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