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Belfast Telegraph
Moment 'phantom pooer' is confronted outside Dublin shopto the toilet on the pavement before getting back into his car and driving away
Moment 'phantom pooer' is confronted outside Dublin shop
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
to the toilet on the pavement before getting back into his car and driving away. But in the early hours of Wednesday morning shop owner Alan Buckley got a call from a delivery driver to tell him the suspect had returned. Source Irish Inde... Read more
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The Register
Dublin shopkeeper catches forecourt fouler with his pants downit in, but nobody gets caught three times at the same hour of the morning in th
Dublin shopkeeper catches forecourt fouler with his pants down
The Register / Posted 17 hours ago
it in, but nobody gets caught three times at the same hour of the morning in the same place in my opinion,” Alan told The Irish Independent, which has been fearlessly splashing the story for the last couple of weeks. Buckley was shocked his... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Conroy: Dubs "not talking too much about Philly"Keegan is a three-time All-Star and the Dubs are talking like Diarmuid Connolly
Conroy: Dubs "not talking too much about Philly"
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted yesterday
Keegan is a three-time All-Star and the Dubs are talking like Diarmuid Connolly was hard done by," Conroy tells The Irish Independent. "Lee has generally gotten the better of him the last couple of years. Lee plays it very fair and very... Read more
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Irish Central
Cold reception to plan for tax breaks to lure highly skilled emigrants homethemselves. This move would bring Ireland in line with the UK’s arrangement, a
Cold reception to plan for tax breaks to lure highly skilled emigrants home
Irish Central / Posted yesterday
themselves. This move would bring Ireland in line with the UK’s arrangement, a source from the British government told the Irish Independent. The new effective rate of tax would be policed by the Revenue Commissioners and will be included in the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Peter Murtagh’s big regret? Not hacking away instead of finishing collegeI tried to get jobs that were even vaguely related to newspapers. They included
Peter Murtagh’s big regret? Not hacking away instead of finishing college
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
I tried to get jobs that were even vaguely related to newspapers. They included a stint in the London office of the Irish Independent, being a copyboy at the Associated Press wire agency also in London and being a lounge boy in the King and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Willie Mullins and Gigginstown House split over training feesand Mullins joint-favourites for the Irish title. Elliott's arrivals will inclu
Willie Mullins and Gigginstown House split over training fees
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
and Mullins joint-favourites for the Irish title. Elliott's arrivals will include Gold Cup third Don Poli. He told the Irish Independent: "I've been told that I will get about 20 horses, including Don Poli, Apple's Jade and Blow By... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Willie Mullins and Gigginstown House in split, Gordon Elliott to train Don Polifirst time at 8-11, with Mullins available at evens. Elliott's arrivals will in
Willie Mullins and Gigginstown House in split, Gordon Elliott to train Don Poli
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
first time at 8-11, with Mullins available at evens. Elliott's arrivals will include Gold Cup third Don Poli. He told the Irish Independent: "I've been told that I will get about 20 horses, including Don Poli, Apple's Jade and Blow By... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Paul Kimmage refuses Lance Armstrong offer to interview him in Dublin showdownwas: "@lancearmstrong @OneZeroCon You're confusing me with one of those muppets
Paul Kimmage refuses Lance Armstrong offer to interview him in Dublin showdown
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
was: "@lancearmstrong @OneZeroCon You're confusing me with one of those muppets that used to dance to your tune." The Irish Independent reports that he then said that he would sit down with Armstrong, but "not on these terms" and reminded the... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
"If you can get away with it, go for it!"battle between the pair ahead of this Saturday's All-Ireland final replay, two
"If you can get away with it, go for it!"
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 2 days ago
battle between the pair ahead of this Saturday's All-Ireland final replay, two time All-Ireland winner Brennan told The Irish Independent: “Any forward is going to be targeted by a back, and that comes with the territory. “Obviously the better... Read more
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Herald.ie
Brave journalist gunned down by LVF rememberedvowed the newspaper will continue to fight for justice. Mr Sullivan, a close f
Brave journalist gunned down by LVF remembered
Herald.ie / Posted 2 days ago
vowed the newspaper will continue to fight for justice. Mr Sullivan, a close friend of the murdered reporter, told the Irish Independent the "country has been let down" because Mr O'Hagan's killers are still free. "We named Martin's killers and... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Cafferkey: I think Keegan v Connolly is fantastickind of disappointing the take on (the duel) because I think it has been dising
Cafferkey: I think Keegan v Connolly is fantastic
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 2 days ago
kind of disappointing the take on (the duel) because I think it has been disingenuous for both parties,” Cafferkey told The Irish Independent. “Lee is the best footballer I have ever seen and played with. I see the type of athlete he is and I see... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Miriam O’Callaghan reveals how she copes with online trollsonto hers. “Twitter is a nasty place. A lot of my colleagues have deleted thei
Miriam O’Callaghan reveals how she copes with online trolls
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
onto hers. “Twitter is a nasty place. A lot of my colleagues have deleted their accounts, but I haven’t,” she told the Irish Independent. “It’s a bounty of information. By and large people are very nice. People realise they can be prosecuted... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
The Fall: Critics give their verdict on Jamie Dornan's return as serial killerseries two. And those in the Republic already know what happened. But did the
The Fall: Critics give their verdict on Jamie Dornan's return as serial killer
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
series two. And those in the Republic already know what happened. But did the critics think it was worth the wait? The Irish Independent billed it a "high stakes opener" before launching a scathing attack on its pace. Its critic Pat Stacey... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
"The linesmen and umpires didn't seem to see much"Dubs star Clarke would like to see the umpires and linesmen intervene this week
"The linesmen and umpires didn't seem to see much"
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 3 days ago
Dubs star Clarke would like to see the umpires and linesmen intervene this weekend: "I hate that battle," Clarke told The Irish Independent. "I don't see footballer versus footballer there. I actually think Lee is conceding his footballing ability... Read more
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Irish Central
Five cheapest places to purchase property in Irelandat the minute. West Cavan is just that bit too far away from Dublin," he said.
Five cheapest places to purchase property in Ireland
Irish Central / Posted 3 days ago
at the minute. West Cavan is just that bit too far away from Dublin," he said. Peter Donohoe of REA Peter Donohoe told the Irish Independent that property in the area is "absolutely cheaper than it should be.” Evidence suggests some homes in the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Kerrie Harris tells how she ‘never chased’ after footballer beau Robbie Bradyaround the town. “Things between us happened very naturally, and football just
Kerrie Harris tells how she ‘never chased’ after footballer beau Robbie Brady
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
around the town. “Things between us happened very naturally, and football just happened to be his job,” she told the Irish Independent. “He could tell I was a genuine, down-to-earth girl, and I had my own things going on. “I went on to... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
High speed car chase drama outside Pairc Ui Rinnwas a narrow escape for GAA fans on their way to the Cork SHC semi-final double
High speed car chase drama outside Pairc Ui Rinn
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 5 days ago
was a narrow escape for GAA fans on their way to the Cork SHC semi-final double-header at Pairc Ui Rinn today. The Irish Independent is reporting that two men have been arrested after a car chase ended when a car crashed at approximately... Read more
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RTE News
McKenna: Playing surface in Croke Park just finethe rain started to fall over Croke Park and it seemed as though players were s
McKenna: Playing surface in Croke Park just fine
RTE News / Posted 7 days ago
the rain started to fall over Croke Park and it seemed as though players were struggling to keep their footing. In his Irish Independent column after the draw, former Dublin star Alan Brogan claimed that on wet days Croke Park’s pitch becomes... Read more
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The Register
Shopkeeper installs forecourt khazi to counter mystery midnight Dublin dung dumperoutside his Clever Buys outlet in Finglas, because “someone keeps coming up and
Shopkeeper installs forecourt khazi to counter mystery midnight Dublin dung dumper
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
outside his Clever Buys outlet in Finglas, because “someone keeps coming up and shitting outside the shop” as he told the Irish Independent. The appalled retailer said the man, apparently in his late 30s, “pulls up in the middle of the night,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Gibney Communications MD acquires 30% sharebeen with Gibney for a decade and took over the day-to-day running of the compa
Gibney Communications MD acquires 30% share
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
been with Gibney for a decade and took over the day-to-day running of the company in 2012. He leads a team of 15 that includes recent account director appointments Karen Jones and former journalist Sarah Stack, who joined from the Irish Independ... Read more
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RTE News
No point in rushing O'Mahony return, says Erasmusto be gained by throwing O’Mahony into the fold too soon. "We are just being o
No point in rushing O'Mahony return, says Erasmus
RTE News / Posted 9 days ago
to be gained by throwing O’Mahony into the fold too soon. "We are just being over-cautious,” the South African said in the Irish Independent. “We have got a bulk of loose forwards fit and available and playing well. I'd rather take a week or so... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jamie Dornan frustrated it took 55 years to tell the story of The Siege of Jadotvilleprime minister Moise Tshombe. "You can't believe that this happened and we don
Jamie Dornan frustrated it took 55 years to tell the story of The Siege of Jadotville
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
prime minister Moise Tshombe. "You can't believe that this happened and we don't know about it and then you start to find out why not many people know about it, it's very frustrating," said Jamie Dornan, who plays Quinlan Source Irish Indep... Read more
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Irish Central
Elderly couple once on Death Row now spend their time healing in Galwaya long term relationship for three years. Then, after 9/11 we decided that we w
Elderly couple once on Death Row now spend their time healing in Galway
Irish Central / Posted 9 days ago
a long term relationship for three years. Then, after 9/11 we decided that we would try to live together,” Peter told the Irish Independent. “So we gave it a shot and Sunny reversed what her ancestors had done. She packed two big bags and came... Read more
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Scotsman
Magnus Bradbury: Edinburgh suffering for concentration lapseslikes of Munster, who have two wins and one loss from their opening three games
Magnus Bradbury: Edinburgh suffering for concentration lapses
Scotsman / Posted 10 days ago
likes of Munster, who have two wins and one loss from their opening three games, is an exciting prospect. “We played at Irish Independent Park in Cork last year rather than Thomond,” he recalled. “So this will be my first time at Thomond. I have... Read more
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FOX CT Hartford
Ireland On A Budget: Bradley's New Direct Route Lures Travelers To Dublinan ongoing series of free guided historic walking tours. When it comes to lodg
Ireland On A Budget: Bradley's New Direct Route Lures Travelers To Dublin
FOX CT Hartford / Posted 10 days ago
an ongoing series of free guided historic walking tours. When it comes to lodging, Pól Ó Conghaile, travel editor with The Irish Independent (Independent.ie) and author of "Secret Dublin: An Unusual Guide," says visitors will get the best hotel... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
"There'll be no talk around the kitchen table"own mind what he wants, just to give him time to make up his mind and we respec
"There'll be no talk around the kitchen table"
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 10 days ago
own mind what he wants, just to give him time to make up his mind and we respect whatever decision he makes," he tells The Irish Independent. "In Clare we'd love to have everybody that we could get but it's the player's own decision and we'll... Read more
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Irish Examiner
RTÉ spent nearly half a MILLION euro on taxis last yearstudios, the broadcaster spent €494,000 last year on taxis alone – which averag
RTÉ spent nearly half a MILLION euro on taxis last year
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
studios, the broadcaster spent €494,000 last year on taxis alone – which averages to €1,353 a day. According to the Irish Independent RTÉ only spent €372,512 on taxis in 2013, so there has been a huge increase in the last three years. A... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Tele readers help reunite Belfast best friends after more than 40 yearswhile they may have been out of sight, they certainly weren't out of mind. As
Tele readers help reunite Belfast best friends after more than 40 years
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
while they may have been out of sight, they certainly weren't out of mind. As Brian (70) launched an appeal through the Irish Independent to try and find his friend. Brian and Ed (68) first met when they played on the same football team, St... Read more
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RTE News
All-Ireland final fallout: What the papers saymaking, he gave the ball away on four occasions and those instances summed up M
All-Ireland final fallout: What the papers say
RTE News / Posted 11 days ago
making, he gave the ball away on four occasions and those instances summed up Mayo’s wastefulness in possession.” In the Irish Independent, Eugene McGee, himself an architect of an All-Ireland final victory against the odds with Offaly in 1982,... Read more
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Irish Central
Your own gorgeous Irish estate with private golf course for $1.2 millionof the listing are entirely devoted to a private golf course, dubbed Cuan na Ma
Your own gorgeous Irish estate with private golf course for $1.2 million
Irish Central / Posted 12 days ago
of the listing are entirely devoted to a private golf course, dubbed Cuan na Mara, “Haven by the Sea.” According to the Irish Independent, which first reported on the listing, the Par-3 course’s 18 tee positions lead golfers through a 2,488 yard... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
O'Carroll mightn't play for Dubs againaway for work. I'm not sure how that side of things will pan out for him," the
O'Carroll mightn't play for Dubs again
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 13 days ago
away for work. I'm not sure how that side of things will pan out for him," the reigning Footballer of the Year told the Irish Independent. "But if he comes back. . . I'm sure he'll try his best to get involved. If he doesn't, you can't really... Read more
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Irish Examiner
President calls on Government to borrow 'cheap money' for housing and educationhas suggested that the Government could improve public services, if it increase
President calls on Government to borrow 'cheap money' for housing and education
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
has suggested that the Government could improve public services, if it increased borrowing. In an interview with the Irish Independent, the President criticised EU fiscal rules, which limit the amount governments can borrow. The President... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Wife laughs off Tommy Bowe's sex symbol statuspreviously said he never considered himself a "heart-throb". "I was one of the
Wife laughs off Tommy Bowe's sex symbol status
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
previously said he never considered himself a "heart-throb". "I was one of the dorky kids," the Monaghan man told the Irish Independent in 2014. "There were other heart-throbs in the school, and a couple of my mates would definitely have... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Adventurer becomes first in 25 years to scale iconic Irish sea stackbeen successfully climbed once before by UK climbers Mick Fowler, Nikki Duggan
Adventurer becomes first in 25 years to scale iconic Irish sea stack
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
been successfully climbed once before by UK climbers Mick Fowler, Nikki Duggan and Steve Sustad in 1990. According to the Irish Independent, Mountaineering Ireland have confirmed this and Miller's as the only ascents, but says it is "open to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Amy Fitzpatrick documentary postponed after mother threatens legal actionson Dean Fitzpatrick, in 2013. “She claims it could defame her and be defamato
Amy Fitzpatrick documentary postponed after mother threatens legal action
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
son Dean Fitzpatrick, in 2013. “She claims it could defame her and be defamatory to Dave Mahon,” the source told the Irish Independent. “She said that she could tell by the people that were taking part in it that it would be negative. “She... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Brendan McManamon: 'I don't know how Kev dealt with it'been in the parade in September on a big day. He's been focused on that for the
Brendan McManamon: 'I don't know how Kev dealt with it'
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 16 days ago
been in the parade in September on a big day. He's been focused on that for the last four or five years," Brendan told the Irish Independent. "He said to me in January that he wanted to start. He thinks he's good enough to start and he was going... Read more
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Football365
Mkhitaryan is no right wingerin the same shot.’ ‘Impressive bosom’! She’s a star Now let’s play another ga
Mkhitaryan is no right winger
Football365 / Posted 16 days ago
in the same shot.’ ‘Impressive bosom’! She’s a star Now let’s play another game. Name the player referred to in this Irish Independent headline (answer also at the bottom of the page): ‘It’s quite a significant decision’ – former Manchester... Read more
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DW
Apple tax raises existential questions for Ireland |of the nation state. This is history. We should not care a jot about what Euroc
Apple tax raises existential questions for Ireland |
DW / Posted 16 days ago
of the nation state. This is history. We should not care a jot about what Eurocrats think of us," wrote McWilliams in the Irish Independent. Ireland is unlikely to follow the UK's lead and exit the EU but the Apple ruling does highlight a dilemma... Read more
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walesonline
It's time for the public to come out and back the Cardiff Bluessome of them being absolute gems, notably the classy counter which ended with D
It's time for the public to come out and back the Cardiff Blues
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
some of them being absolute gems, notably the classy counter which ended with Dan Fish crossing for the match-winner at the Irish Independent Park. So they are certainly worth watching and so are the opposition this weekend. Glasgow have been on... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Rochford acknowledges monster challengeof consistency was evident again in how they came back from the five-point defi
Rochford acknowledges monster challenge
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 17 days ago
of consistency was evident again in how they came back from the five-point deficit [against Kerry]," he comments in The Irish Independent. "It was more evidence of the quality they have and the threats that they have in most corners of the... Read more
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RTE News
Dublin v Mayo: A rivalry to savourthe final did not place until June 1923. The Dubs won easily on a 1-09 to 0-02
Dublin v Mayo: A rivalry to savour
RTE News / Posted 17 days ago
the final did not place until June 1923. The Dubs won easily on a 1-09 to 0-02 scoreline. In their report on the game, the Irish Independent singled out Dublin's Joe Norris for special praise. "He seems to have the strength of the bullock, the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Sir Anthony O’Reilly’s furniture to be sold at auction in pubis the latest chapter in the ongoing disposal of the assets of Sir Anthony, a f
Sir Anthony O’Reilly’s furniture to be sold at auction in pub
The Irish Times / Posted 18 days ago
is the latest chapter in the ongoing disposal of the assets of Sir Anthony, a former billionaire, who once owned the Irish Independent and Sunday Independent newspapers and the crystal and china company WaterfordWedgwood. His business empire... Read more
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CSAR
Revealed: Man Utd Were Close to Completing Transfer of £200,000-a-week Starare now willing to cut their losses on the German, if today’s financial results
Revealed: Man Utd Were Close to Completing Transfer of £200,000-a-week Star
CSAR / Posted 18 days ago
are now willing to cut their losses on the German, if today’s financial results are anything to go by. According to the Irish Independent, United are willing to write off £6.7 million in order to cancel the final year of his contract, after a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rent row mayhem as violence erupts after fire at Dublin homeof the house. Twice, the occupants squared up to the friends of the owner in t
Rent row mayhem as violence erupts after fire at Dublin home
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
of the house. Twice, the occupants squared up to the friends of the owner in the front garden and challenged them almost nose to nose. Gardai were quickly called back to the tense scene in an effort to restore peace. Source Irish I... Read more
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walesonline
The Welsh rugby winners and losers this weekendmake it two Welsh wins on Irish soil for the first time since September 2008.
The Welsh rugby winners and losers this weekend
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
make it two Welsh wins on Irish soil for the first time since September 2008. Their gutsy victory over Munster at Cork’s Irish Independent Park suggests seasons of underachievement from the Blues could realistically come to an end this campaign... Read more
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RTE News
Erasmus disappointed as Munster let victory slipall the hard work they’d done to beat the Scarlets on the road last weekend. T
Erasmus disappointed as Munster let victory slip
RTE News / Posted 20 days ago
all the hard work they’d done to beat the Scarlets on the road last weekend. The Reds were edged out 24-23 by Cardiff at Irish Independent Park in a thrilling game, but afterwards Erasmus was only focused on the way the game slipped away from his... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Galway 'every bit as good' as Waterford - Bennettsenior names people will say 'oh sure ye'll walk that' but if you look at Galwa
Galway 'every bit as good' as Waterford - Bennett
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 20 days ago
senior names people will say 'oh sure ye'll walk that' but if you look at Galway, they're every bit as good," he told the Irish Independent. "We're nearly at a disadvantage because we have 11-12 playing senior and we haven't gotten together. We... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Joe Schmidt signs Irish contract extension - reportsin 2018, but Schmidt has committed to remain in the job he took over in 2013.
Joe Schmidt signs Irish contract extension - reports
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
in 2018, but Schmidt has committed to remain in the job he took over in 2013. His future had been uncertain but the Irish Independent reported that he had informed senior players he will lead them at the World Cup in Japan in three years'... Read more
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BT Sport
Cardiff Blues edge out Munster in Cork crackerCardiff Blues edged out Munster 24-23 in a cracking Guinness PRO12 contest that
Cardiff Blues edge out Munster in Cork cracker
BT Sport / Posted 21 days ago
Cardiff Blues edged out Munster 24-23 in a cracking Guinness PRO12 contest that went right down to the wire at Irish Independent Park. Cardiff were full of running in the first half, carving out a 17-10 lead thanks to Tom James' brace with Andrew... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Cardiff Blues edge out Munster in Cork crackerCardiff Blues edged out Munster 24-23 in a cracking Guinness PRO12 contest that
Cardiff Blues edge out Munster in Cork cracker
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
Cardiff Blues edged out Munster 24-23 in a cracking Guinness PRO12 contest that went right down to the wire at Irish Independent Park. Cardiff were full of running in the first half, carving out a 17-10 lead thanks to Tom James' brace with Andrew... Read more
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