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European Rugby quarter-finals postponed

It was always going to happen but European rugby have confirmed the quarter finals are postponed. The Board of European Professional Club Rugby decided that this season’s Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup quarter-final matches will not now be played...

List of sports cancelled due to coronavirus

We have a list of the sports events that have been cancelled due to the coronavirus plus other events that affect Irish athletes abroad. 16 March: CRICKET: Pakistan and Bangladesh postpone a one-day international and a Test match, scheduled for...

Ian Madigan signs for Ulster Rugby

Ulster Rugby have announced the signing of Ireland fly-half, Ian Madigan, who will join the province in the summer after agreeing terms last month. The 30-year old, who joins the club on a one-year-deal, brings with him a superb range...

Ireland v Italy postponed due to coronavirus

 Ireland v Italy which was scheduled to take place on March 7th has been postponed due to the outbreak of the coronavirus. Chief Executive of the IRFU Philip Browne confirmed the news on Wednesday afternoon. He stated the IRFU were...

Munster hammer Zebre 28-0

Munster came away from Italy with a 28-0 win after they hammered Zebre. Zebre chances of even winning the game were dashed after 9 minutes when they had Bruno sent off for leading with the forearm. After that sending off...

Master of None Podcast – Entertaining and informative on England v Ireland

On this week's Master Of None podcast, the two lads review last weekends rugby and preview the huge game against England on Sunday. Regular guest Jonathan (A.K.A Westy) and host Stephen preview all 3 games with France v Wales set...

Video – Andy Farrell names his Irish side to face England

Andy Farrell has named his Irish side to face England at Twickenham this Sunday. He has chosen to go with the same starting 15 as the side that beat Wales 24-14 in round 2. The only change to the...

Saracens field ineligible player

When you think things can't get any worse for Saracens they are now in trouble for fielding an ineligible player. But Leinster fans will be delighted because they would face Glasgow if Saracens get deducted points. This is all coming to...

Video – Farrell talks about Ireland Team v Wales, Saturday 2.15pm kick-off

Ireland Rugby Head Coach Andy Farrell has made two changes to his side to face Wales in the 6 Nations Championship at The Aviva Stadium on Saturday. In the back-row Peter O’Mahony comes in for Caelan Doris who was injured in the early minutes...

Ireland U20 V Scotland U20 at Irish Independent Park at 7.15pm

The U20 Six Nations Championship gets underway for Ireland this evening at Irish Independent Park in Cork. The Irish U20 side begins the Championship against Scotland U20 in a game which kicks off at 7.15pm. The Ireland and Scotland U20 sides...

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