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Belfast Telegraph
Six Nations France v Ireland: Repentant Sean O'Brien pledges to hurt Les Blues in right way Rest and play: Sean O’Brien takes a break from Ireland training at Carton Hou
Six Nations France v Ireland: Repentant Sean O'Brien pledges to hurt Les Blues in right way
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
Rest and play: Sean O’Brien takes a break from Ireland training at Carton House, Co Kildare yesterday For understandable reasons in the Stade de France... Read more
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walesonline
Alun Wyn Jones: 'New style of play won't happen overnight'“It’s very similar to what we experienced during the World Cup but we are tryin
Alun Wyn Jones: 'New style of play won't happen overnight'
walesonline / Posted 6 hours ago
“It’s very similar to what we experienced during the World Cup but we are trying to correct that, it’s not going to happen overnight,” said Jones. “We’re making chances, it’s just a case of finishing them which is easy to say, but when we’ve played... Read more
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RTE News
Preview: Ireland can maintain French connectionFrance v Ireland, Stade de France, Saturday, 2.25pm Up until Joe Schmidt took
Preview: Ireland can maintain French connection
RTE News / Posted 7 hours ago
France v Ireland, Stade de France, Saturday, 2.25pm Up until Joe Schmidt took charge of the Ireland team in 2014 the ‘France away’ fixture held little prospect of a victory for this generation. After a famous win in 1972, Ireland had to wait until... Read more
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Super Sport
Ireland bid to extend purple patch against France Ireland take the defence of their Six Nations title to Paris on Saturday, str
Ireland bid to extend purple patch against France
Super Sport / Posted 10 hours ago
Ireland take the defence of their Six Nations title to Paris on Saturday, struggling with a raft of injuries in the face of a France team finding its feet under new coach Guy Noves. Johnny Sexton,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ireland bid to extend purple patch against FrancePARIS - Ireland take the defence of their Six Nations title to Paris on Saturda
Ireland bid to extend purple patch against France
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 hours ago
PARIS - Ireland take the defence of their Six Nations title to Paris on Saturday, struggling with a raft of injuries in the face of a France team finding its feet under new coach Guy Noves. Johnny Sexton has been passed fit and was named in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Six Nations: week two Ultimate GuideSix Nations: France v Ireland, Wales v Scotland, Italy v England | DailyTelegra
Six Nations: week two Ultimate Guide
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
Six Nations: France v Ireland, Wales v Scotland, Italy v England | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website FRANCE v IRELAND: After narrow Italy win, France faces big... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Six Nations: France v Ireland, Wales v Scotland, Italy v EnglandFRANCE v IRELAND: After narrow Italy win, France faces big test SQUEEZING past
Six Nations: France v Ireland, Wales v Scotland, Italy v England
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 14 hours ago
FRANCE v IRELAND: After narrow Italy win, France faces big test SQUEEZING past Italy is one thing for France; beating Six Nations champion Ireland is quite another. France needed a last-gasp penalty to see off Italy 23-21 last weekend, and it’s... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Six Nations: week two Ultimate GuideFRANCE v IRELAND: After narrow Italy win, France faces big test SQUEEZING past
Six Nations: week two Ultimate Guide
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
FRANCE v IRELAND: After narrow Italy win, France faces big test SQUEEZING past Italy is one thing for France; beating Six Nations champion Ireland is quite another. France needed a last-gasp penalty to see off Italy 23-21 last weekend, and it’s... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ireland changes as Earls, Zebo to miss out in ParisDUBLIN - Johnny Sexton, Sean O'Brien and Rob Kearney have all been passed fit a
Ireland changes as Earls, Zebo to miss out in Paris
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 hours ago
DUBLIN - Johnny Sexton, Sean O'Brien and Rob Kearney have all been passed fit and were named on Thursday in Ireland's team to face France in the Six Nations in Paris. Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton lines up a penalty to level the scores at 16-16... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Six Nations France v Ireland: Squad named for Saturday's Paris test Joe Schmidt prepares his team. The Ireland team to play France in the RBS Si
Six Nations France v Ireland: Squad named for Saturday's Paris test
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Joe Schmidt prepares his team. The Ireland team to play France in the RBS Six Nations Championship at the Stade de France on Saturday has been named. Ireland are looking to secure... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
France coach Guy Noves makes six changes for Ireland clash in ParisAs endorsements go that will not fall into the ringing category. Behind the scr
France coach Guy Noves makes six changes for Ireland clash in Paris
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
As endorsements go that will not fall into the ringing category. Behind the scrum, there are two changes with Teddy Thomas replacing Hugo Bonneval, a try scorer against Italy, on the wing, while centre Maxime Mermoz comes in for Gael Fikou who is... Read more
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U TV
Ireland side named ahead of France tripSean O’Brien comes into the back row at openside, joining CJ Stander and Jamie
Ireland side named ahead of France trip
U TV / Posted yesterday
Sean O’Brien comes into the back row at openside, joining CJ Stander and Jamie Heaslip, while Dave Kearney and Rob Kearney join Ulster’s Andrew Trimble in the back three. Captain Rory Best will lead the team out against Guy Novès’ side at the Stade... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Zebo and Earls not risked against France; Sean O’Brien starts | Irish Examiner Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 12:54 pm Joe Schmidt has ma
Zebo and Earls not risked against France; Sean O’Brien starts
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
| Irish Examiner Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 12:54 pm Joe Schmidt has made three changes to his starting XV for... Read more
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RTE News
Kearneys & O'Brien in Ireland side to face France in Six NationsUpdated: Thursday, 11 Feb 2016 13:31 | Comments Rob and Dave Ke
Kearneys & O'Brien in Ireland side to face France
RTE News / Posted yesterday
in Six NationsUpdated: Thursday, 11 Feb 2016 13:31 | Comments Rob and Dave Kearney, and Sean O'Brien have all been called up to the Ireland team to play France on Saturday in Paris, while there is no... Read more
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Gazette
SIX NATIONS 2016: Former Thornbury star Vunipola can expect tougher opponents than Scotland in the coming weeks, says his old friend David Parry-JonesENGLAND’S Billy Vunipola is likely to face stiffer tests of his ability at numb
SIX NATIONS 2016: Former Thornbury star Vunipola can expect tougher opponents than Scotland in the coming weeks, says his old friend David Parry-Jones
Gazette / Posted yesterday
ENGLAND’S Billy Vunipola is likely to face stiffer tests of his ability at number eight than in the victory over Scotland last Saturday, believes his friend from Thornbury David Parry-Jones. The former Castle School student and ex-Thornbury Broncos... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Six Nations France v Ireland: Schmidt hopes big guns are ready for Paris showdown Shuffling his pack: Ireland coach Joe Schmidt is keeping his eye on walking w
Six Nations France v Ireland: Schmidt hopes big guns are ready for Paris showdown
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Shuffling his pack: Ireland coach Joe Schmidt is keeping his eye on walking wounded ahead of French showdownFighting for fitness: Johnny Sexton Joe Schmidt is hoping... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Retirement may see Paul O’Connell make an early return to the Munster fold | Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 10, 2016 And so, the final curtain. P
Retirement may see Paul O’Connell make an early return to the Munster fold
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 10, 2016 And so, the final curtain. Paul O’Connell confirmed... Read more
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walesonline
The Jim Telfer verdict: Why I wouldn't pick Sam WarburtonJim Telfer will always be remembered for the inspirational and stirring motivat
The Jim Telfer verdict: Why I wouldn't pick Sam Warburton
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
Jim Telfer will always be remembered for the inspirational and stirring motivational speech he made to the Lions before they went into combat with South Africa during the 1997 tour. The granite-faced Scot had television viewers, who watched a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Six Nations France v Ireland: Defiant display could energise hat-trick bid Strong showing: Tommy O'Donnell put in an impressive performance against Wale
Six Nations France v Ireland: Defiant display could energise hat-trick bid
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Strong showing: Tommy O'Donnell put in an impressive performance against Wales before his enforced departure The demand was that they answer Ireland's call and they did it... Read more
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Evening Standard
Billy Vunipola is nowhere near world's best, says Zinzan BrookeZinzan Brooke believes New England head coach Eddie Jones has challenged the S
Billy Vunipola is nowhere near world's best, says Zinzan Brooke
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
Zinzan Brooke believes New England head coach Eddie Jones has challenged the Saracens forward to build on his man-of-the-match performance in the 15-9 win over Scotland and become the best No8 on the planet. Brooke, the uniquely talented All Black... Read more
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RTE News
Paul O'Connell announces retirement due to injuryUpdated: Tuesday, 09 Feb 2016 10:22 | Comments Paul O'Connell has announced hi
Paul O'Connell announces retirement due to injury
RTE News / Posted 3 days ago
Updated: Tuesday, 09 Feb 2016 10:22 | Comments Paul O'Connell has announced his retirement from rugby due to the hamstring injury sustained in the Rugby World Cup last autumn. The 36-year-old former... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Six Nations France v Ireland: CJ craving more after first taste of Ireland action All in hand: CJ Stander picked up the man of the match medal in his Ireland d
Six Nations France v Ireland: CJ craving more after first taste of Ireland action
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
All in hand: CJ Stander picked up the man of the match medal in his Ireland debut against Wales Looking through the stats from Sunday's Six Nations draw between... Read more
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RTE News
Column: New leaders show up in Aviva cauldronI was immensely proud leaving the Aviva Stadium on Sunday evening. Ireland pla
Column: New leaders show up in Aviva cauldron
RTE News / Posted 4 days ago
I was immensely proud leaving the Aviva Stadium on Sunday evening. Ireland played with skill, courage and commitment, with the latter two evidenced by how they fronted up to a man in their defensive effort. I am drawn to the opening half hour of... Read more
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walesonline
The Six Nations team of the weekendSo, one weekend down, four to go. It was hardly a vintage first round of match
The Six Nations team of the weekend
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
So, one weekend down, four to go. It was hardly a vintage first round of matches to open the 2016 tournament, but Six Nations action always throws up talking points. But who were the stand-out performers in Paris, Edinburgh and Dublin. We give you... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
The best of Ireland is yet to come, says Joe Schmidt after Wales drawSix Nations: Tipping point: Andrew Trimble is taken down by Justin Tipuric of
The best of Ireland is yet to come, says Joe Schmidt after Wales draw
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Six Nations: Tipping point: Andrew Trimble is taken down by Justin Tipuric of Wales in yesterday’s 16-16 draw at the AvivaWales' number 8 Taulupe Faletau (C) scores his team's... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Perfect start slips out of Ireland's grasp against WalesSix Nations: Ireland 16-16 Wales Tipped over: Ireland’s Keith Earls stops To
Perfect start slips out of Ireland's grasp against Wales
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Six Nations: Ireland 16-16 Wales Tipped over: Ireland’s Keith Earls stops Tom James of Wales in his tracks at the Aviva StadiumWales' Taulupe Faletau (right) is tackled by Ireland's Jack... Read more
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walesonline
The winners and losers from a compelling Ireland v Wales Six Nations encounterWales began their quest for a fourth Six Nations title since Warren Gatland too
The winners and losers from a compelling Ireland v Wales Six Nations encounter
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
Wales began their quest for a fourth Six Nations title since Warren Gatland took up the coaching reins in 2008 with a 16-16 draw against back-to-back champions Ireland in Dublin. It was enthralling contest at the Aviva Stadium with both teams going... Read more
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walesonline
Simon Thomas' verdict: Wales' expansive talk comes to nothing in DublinWith three home games to come, starting off with a draw away to the reigning ch
Simon Thomas' verdict: Wales' expansive talk comes to nothing in Dublin
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
With three home games to come, starting off with a draw away to the reigning champions is no disaster, especially when you have been 13-0 down. But hopes of a Grand Slam have gone at the first hurdle and Wales will have to play a lot better than... Read more
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Herald.ie
Sexton gives Irish some reliefSchmidt's men can control strong 13-point lead as Wales hit back You couldn't
Sexton gives Irish some relief
Herald.ie / Posted 4 days ago
Schmidt's men can control strong 13-point lead as Wales hit back You couldn't find a hack or former player in the media centre that forecasted anything other than a 10-15 point win by Wales. "To come back from 16-13... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ireland 16 Wales 16: Joe Schmidt's resilient underdogs fight for parity in bruising, breathless contestThere had been early warning signs that it was not all going to be plain sailin
Ireland 16 Wales 16: Joe Schmidt's resilient underdogs fight for parity in bruising, breathless contest
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
There had been early warning signs that it was not all going to be plain sailing for Warren Gatland's men. Even before the early injury to fly-half Dan Biggar which forced him from the pitch, Gatland had been forced into an 11th-hour reshuffle at... Read more
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express
Ireland 16 - Wales 16: Sexton's late penalty earns Irish a draw in Six Nations opener IRELAND'S bid for an unprecedented Six Nations hat-trick remains on course ha
Ireland 16 - Wales 16: Sexton's late penalty earns Irish a draw in Six Nations opener
express / Posted 4 days ago
IRELAND'S bid for an unprecedented Six Nations hat-trick remains on course having proved their changing of the guard may not be so traumatic after all. Jonny... Read more
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iafrica.com
Ireland and Wales in thrilling stalemateIreland and Wales played to a thrilling 16-all draw as the opening round of the
Ireland and Wales in thrilling stalemate
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Ireland and Wales played to a thrilling 16-all draw as the opening round of the Six nations came to a close in Dublin on Sunday. The teams matched each other perfectly - one converted try and three penalties each. Ireland raced into 13-lead inside... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ireland and Wales draw Six Nations openerWales' Jonathan Davies, right, hands-off Ireland's CJ Stander in action during
Ireland and Wales draw Six Nations opener
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Wales' Jonathan Davies, right, hands-off Ireland's CJ Stander in action during their 2016 Six Nations rugby match at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. Photo / AP. Six Nations champions Ireland have opened up their defence with a pulsating 16-16 draw... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Ireland 16-16 Wales: Six Nations 2016 – as it happenedAfternoon, folks. Quicker than Keyser Söze disappearing in the wind, we’ve reac
Ireland 16-16 Wales: Six Nations 2016 – as it happened
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
Afternoon, folks. Quicker than Keyser Söze disappearing in the wind, we’ve reached the end of round one of the 2016 Six Nations. After two reasonably entertaining, but little more, opening fixtures yesterday, this should be the big one. Ireland are... Read more
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SportsFan
Ireland, Wales play out Six Nations drawSix Nations champions Ireland have opened up their defence with a pulsating 16-
Ireland, Wales play out Six Nations draw
SportsFan / Posted 4 days ago
Six Nations champions Ireland have opened up their defence with a pulsating 16-16 draw against Wales. Ireland raced into a 13-point lead on Sunday thanks to a try from Conor Murray but Wales fought back through a try from Taulupe Faletau to trail by... Read more
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U TV
Ireland and Wales share spoils in Six NationsJoe Schmidt’s side showed no signs of a world cup hangover in the opening half
Ireland and Wales share spoils in Six Nations
U TV / Posted 4 days ago
Joe Schmidt’s side showed no signs of a world cup hangover in the opening half hour and opened up a 13-0 lead but Wales aided by a dominated set piece scored 16 unanswered points before Sexton salvaged the draw. Ireland made a strong start working... Read more
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sportsmole
Wales come from behind to draw with IrelandWales came from 13 points behind to hold Ireland to a 16-16 draw in their openi
Wales come from behind to draw with Ireland
sportsmole / Posted 4 days ago
Wales came from 13 points behind to hold Ireland to a 16-16 draw in their opening match of the Six Nations at the Aviva Stadium this afternoon. The defending champions raced into a first-half lead in front of their own fans, but succumbed to the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
What time is Ireland vs Wales in Six Nations 2016 today, what TV channel is it on and who will come out on top?Last year this fixture was in Cardiff, and Wales won 23-16. Ireland XV: Simon
What time is Ireland vs Wales in Six Nations 2016 today, what TV channel is it on and who will come out on top?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Last year this fixture was in Cardiff, and Wales won 23-16. Ireland XV: Simon Zebo; Andrew Trimble, Jared Payne, Robbie Henshaw, Keith Earls; Jonathan Sexton, Connor Murray; Jamie Heaslip, Tommy O'Donnell, CJ Stander; Devin Toner, Mike McCarthy;... Read more
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International Business Times
RBS Six Nations 2016: Ireland vs Wales, Where to watch live, preview and team news Ireland begin the defence of their Six Nations crown against Wales at the Aviva
RBS Six Nations 2016: Ireland vs Wales, Where to watch live, preview and team news
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
Ireland begin the defence of their Six Nations crown against Wales at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Sunday 7 February. Ireland vs Wales kicks off at 3pm (GMT) with live coverage available on ITV. Commentary is also on BBC Radio 5 Live.Preview Life... Read more
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walesonline
The big Ireland vs Wales match day previewIt’s only on landing in Dublin that one becomes fully aware of the level of pes
The big Ireland vs Wales match day preview
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
It’s only on landing in Dublin that one becomes fully aware of the level of pessimism over here about Ireland’s chances against Wales this weekend. Take a quick skim through the sports sections of the local papers and the headlines leap at... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Vunipola to shine in Jones' regimeBilly Vunipola was the stand-out in England's win over Scotland. Photo / Getty
Vunipola to shine in Jones' regime
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Billy Vunipola was the stand-out in England's win over Scotland. Photo / Getty At first glance the arrival of Eddie Jones has done little to alter England's test rugby game. But let's be fair. Jones has only been in the job for two seconds and that... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
New look Irish squad ready for a journey into unknown Head-to-head: Tadgh Furlong, Rory Best and Jack McGrath will face a blood-and
New look Irish squad ready for a journey into unknown
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Head-to-head: Tadgh Furlong, Rory Best and Jack McGrath will face a blood-and-thunder test against Wales in their Six Nations opener tomorrow The one certainty is uncertainty. Right now, in... Read more
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walesonline
Ireland v Wales big match preview: Why Gatland's boys SHOULD winHow often in Six Nations history has a team travelled to face opponents who hav
Ireland v Wales big match preview: Why Gatland's boys SHOULD win
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
How often in Six Nations history has a team travelled to face opponents who have won the title two years in succession and yet been made favourites to win? The question is pertinent ahead of events in Dublin tomorrow because although bookmakers are... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Stander to make debut for injury-hit Ireland against WalesDUBLIN - South Africa-born flanker CJ Stander will make his Ireland debut again
Stander to make debut for injury-hit Ireland against Wales
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
DUBLIN - South Africa-born flanker CJ Stander will make his Ireland debut against Wales on Sunday, but coach Joe Schmidt was left counting a mounting injury toll with star flanker Sean O'Brien and full-back Rob Kearney ruled out. Munster's South... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
CJ Stander poised for Ireland debut in Six Nations opener against WalesSouth Africa-born flanker CJ Stander will make his Test debut in Sunday's RBS 6
CJ Stander poised for Ireland debut in Six Nations opener against Wales
Kingston Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
South Africa-born flanker CJ Stander will make his Test debut in Sunday's RBS 6 Nations opener against Wales, with Sean O'Brien and Rob Kearney taking Ireland's injury toll to nine front-line stars. Munster back-rower Stander will start at blindside... Read more
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BT Sport
CJ Stander poised for Ireland debut in Six Nations opener against WalesSouth Africa-born flanker CJ Stander will make his Test debut in Sunday's RBS 6
CJ Stander poised for Ireland debut in Six Nations opener against Wales
BT Sport / Posted 6 days ago
South Africa-born flanker CJ Stander will make his Test debut in Sunday's RBS 6 Nations opener against Wales, with Sean O'Brien and Rob Kearney taking Ireland's injury toll to nine front-line stars. Munster back-rower Stander will start at blindside... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Joe Schmidt: Wales the true test for CJ Stander | Irish Examiner Friday, February 05, 2016 - 04:20 pm Brendan O’Brien Joe
Joe Schmidt: Wales the true test for CJ Stander
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, February 05, 2016 - 04:20 pm Brendan O’Brien Joe Schmidt has sung the praises of CJ Stander ahead of the player’s first... Read more
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Oxford Mail
CJ Stander poised for Ireland debut in Six Nations opener against WalesSouth Africa-born flanker CJ Stander will make his Test debut in Sunday's RBS 6
CJ Stander poised for Ireland debut in Six Nations opener against Wales
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
South Africa-born flanker CJ Stander will make his Test debut in Sunday's RBS 6 Nations opener against Wales, with Sean O'Brien and Rob Kearney taking Ireland's injury toll to nine front-line stars. Munster back-rower Stander will start at blindside... Read more
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Gazette
CJ Stander poised for Ireland debut in Six Nations opener against WalesSouth Africa-born flanker CJ Stander will make his Test debut in Sunday's RBS 6
CJ Stander poised for Ireland debut in Six Nations opener against Wales
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
South Africa-born flanker CJ Stander will make his Test debut in Sunday's RBS 6 Nations opener against Wales, with Sean O'Brien and Rob Kearney taking Ireland's injury toll to nine front-line stars. Munster back-rower Stander will start at blindside... Read more
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guardian-series
CJ Stander poised for Ireland debut in Six Nations opener against WalesSouth Africa-born flanker CJ Stander will make his Test debut in Sunday's RBS 6
CJ Stander poised for Ireland debut in Six Nations opener against Wales
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
South Africa-born flanker CJ Stander will make his Test debut in Sunday's RBS 6 Nations opener against Wales, with Sean O'Brien and Rob Kearney taking Ireland's injury toll to nine front-line stars. Munster back-rower Stander will start at blindside... Read more
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