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Ireland Rugby Union News

Dec 16

Neville And Gallagher To Referee In 2018 Women’s Six Nations

World Rugby has announced the match official appointments for the 2018 Women’s Six Nations Championship, which kicks off on Friday, February 2. IRFU referees Joy Neville and Sean Gallagher will take charge of three matches between them, with Kevin Beg…

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Dec 16

Kiss targets European last eight spot for Ulster

Ulster chief Les Kiss feels back-to-back wins over Harlequins have given them hope of reaching the European Champions Cup quarter-finals.

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Dec 15

Listen to the 10 tries in Ulster’s win over Harlequins

Hear Radio Ulster’s commentary on the European Champions Cup match in Belfast as Ulster beat Harlequins 52-24.

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Dec 15

Three-Year IRFU Deal For Peter O’Mahony

The IRFU and Munster are pleased to announce that flanker Peter O’Mahony has signed a three-year contract with the IRFU which will see him continue to play for Munster until at least 2021.

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Dec 15

Lions pair O’Mahony and Furlong sign new IRFU contracts

Lions and Ireland duo Peter O’Mahony and Tadhg Furlong sign IRFU contracts which will keep them at their provinces until 2021.

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Dec 15

Furlong Signs Three Year IRFU Contract

Tadhg Furlong has signed a three year IRFU contract to remain at Leinster up to June 2021.

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Dec 15

Women’s Interpros: Round 3 Preview

The IRFU Women’s Interprovincial Championship comes to an exciting conclusion tomorrow afternoon when Munster host defending champions Leinster in a top of the table clash at Thomond Park, while Ulster welcome third-placed Connacht to Belfast Harlequi…

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Dec 15

Munster Call On O’Byrne And Sweetnam For Tigers Test

Head coach Johann van Graan has made two changes to the starting XV for Munster’s Champions Cup round 4 showdown with Leicester Tigers at Welford Road on Sunday (kick-off 5.30pm).

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Dec 15

Connacht make three changes for Brive game

Connacht head coach Kieran Keane makes three changes to his team for the Challenge Cup game against French side Brive in Galway.

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Dec 15

Van Der Flier Replaces Ruddock In Leinster Back Row

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen has made one enforced change in personnel for Saturday’s return Champions Cup encounter with Exeter Chiefs at the Aviva Stadium (kick-off 3.15pm).

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