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Keith Earls determined to make the most of the World Cup

Keith Earls is a genuine guy. The way in which he continues to bounce back from injury after injury proves this. It’s clear to see that he has a sheer desire to succeed. 449 more words


Who's On The Plane - March Edition

What a Six Nations. Unbelievable, incredible, absorbing, awesome. The list of words to describe that the final day of the 2015 Six Nations could go on forever. 2,222 more words


Yes, but how did he present the ball?

Anyone who watched Leinster or Munster at the weekend will have suffered a double-dose of mediocrity from then Irish provinces. Leinster huffed and puffed and eventually secured five match points against a committed but limited Zebre side, while Munster snatched an improbable draw from a 12-point deficit late in the match against Scarlets. 635 more words


Rugby: Who will replace the irreplacable?

By Simon Bracken

Brian O’Driscoll ended his incredible international career in perfect fashion with a second Six Nations winner’s medal and received the send-off a man of his stature deserved. 788 more words


Three key players who will be vital for Ireland against Scotland in their Six Nations opener

Luke Fitzgerald, Eoin Reddan and Mike McCarthy have emerged as major doubts for Ireland’s Six Nations opener against Scotland with Joe Schmidt set to name his squad at lunchtime on Friday. 429 more words

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Heineken Cup Round 3

Northampton 7 – 40 Leinster

In what was billed as a grudge match between the two sides involved in the 2011 Heineken Cup Final, Leinster and Northampton squared off against each other in Franklin’s Gardens on last Saturday night. 295 more words