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Daily Telegraph
Wales are a match for anyone in the world - with their top players on pitchThere were some positives for Ireland. I thought they actually started well, wi
Wales are a match for anyone in the world - with their top players on pitch
Daily Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
There were some positives for Ireland. I thought they actually started well, with Jonathan Sexton controlling the first 10 minutes or so, showing some nice variety. They got on the outside of Wales with that early move. They scored that try in... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Ireland 10-16 Wales | Rugby World Cup warm-up match reportThere has been little about Paul O’Connell’s career that has been anti-climacti
Ireland 10-16 Wales | Rugby World Cup warm-up match report
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 hours ago
There has been little about Paul O’Connell’s career that has been anti-climactic but his final appearance in an international in the Irish capital did not have the ending the near sell-out crowd would have scripted. He almost manufactured what would... Read more
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walesonline
Ireland 10 - 16 Wales match report: Justin Tipuric stakes claim for World Cup starting spot as Gatland's men hold onWales inflicted Ireland's first home defeat since 2013 with a 16-10 victory at
Ireland 10 - 16 Wales match report: Justin Tipuric stakes claim for World Cup starting spot as Gatland's men hold on
walesonline / Posted 7 hours ago
Wales inflicted Ireland's first home defeat since 2013 with a 16-10 victory at the Aviva Stadium. The visitors had the better of the first half - their forward dominance rewarded with a pushover try for man of the match Justin Tipuric. Leigh... Read more
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Super Sport
Wales edge Ireland in RWC warm-up Wales hung on to beat Ireland 16-10 in an intense World Cup warm-up game at t
Wales edge Ireland in RWC warm-up
Super Sport / Posted 7 hours ago
Wales hung on to beat Ireland 16-10 in an intense World Cup warm-up game at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Saturday as preparations for next month's tournament went up a few notches between two near full-strength... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wales edge Ireland out in bruising World Cup warm-upDUBLIN: Wales hung on to beat Ireland 16-10 in an intense World Cup warm-up gam
Wales edge Ireland out in bruising World Cup warm-up
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
DUBLIN: Wales hung on to beat Ireland 16-10 in an intense World Cup warm-up game at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday as preparations for next month's tournament went up a few notches between two near full-strength teams. After being blown away by the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Ireland v Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! | Dan LucasAfternoon, folks. 24 was great, wasn’t it? OK it was dumb and implausible, I’ll
Ireland v Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! | Dan Lucas
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 hours ago
Afternoon, folks. 24 was great, wasn’t it? OK it was dumb and implausible, I’ll grant you that, but dear god it was fun. Non-stop thrills and twists and characters getting bumped off quicker than George RR Martin can write “Red Wedding”. It was a... Read more
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13h
Canberra Times
Eight Europeans to watchOne to watch: Sam Burgess. Photo: Reuters On Thursday night Israel Folau was a
Eight Europeans to watch
Canberra Times / Posted 13 hours ago
One to watch: Sam Burgess. Photo: Reuters On Thursday night Israel Folau was announced as the winner of the players' player for the Wallabies for 2015. It was the first time someone had won the John Eales Medal two years in a row. There was,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
O'Connell's Dublin departure adds spice to Wales clashDUBLIN - Paul O’Connell will bid an emotional farewell to Lansdowne Road when h
O'Connell's Dublin departure adds spice to Wales clash
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
DUBLIN - Paul O’Connell will bid an emotional farewell to Lansdowne Road when he leads Ireland on home soil for the last time against Wales in a World Cup warm-up match on Saturday. Ireland, Munster and British and Irish Lions captain Paul O'Connell... Read more
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SportsFan
Ireland home farewell for O'ConnellPaul O'Connell will bid an emotional farewell to Lansdowne Road when he leads I
Ireland home farewell for O'Connell
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
Paul O'Connell will bid an emotional farewell to Lansdowne Road when he leads Ireland on home soil for the last time against Wales in a World Cup warm-up match on Saturday. The Munster and British and Irish Lions captain is already secured of a... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Ireland name team to face WalesIreland easily beat Wales three weeks ago when both sides fielded mostly second
Ireland name team to face Wales
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Ireland easily beat Wales three weeks ago when both sides fielded mostly second-string teams, but this weekend's test promises to be a more serious affair, with Robbie Henshaw, Conor Murray and Peter O'Mahony also returning for the Six Nations... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ireland tone up for World Cup as Sexton and O'Connell returnDUBLIN: Ireland named the strongest side in their series of World Cup warmup ma
Ireland tone up for World Cup as Sexton and O'Connell return
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
DUBLIN: Ireland named the strongest side in their series of World Cup warmup matches so far on Thursday as Jonathan Sexton and captain Paul O'Connell returned to the starting lineup to face Wales at the Aviva Stadium. Ireland easily beat Wales three... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Paul O'Connell to skipper Ireland for World Cup send-off Paul O'Connell is back to lead Ireland for the last time on home soil Paul O
Paul O'Connell to skipper Ireland for World Cup send-off
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Paul O'Connell is back to lead Ireland for the last time on home soil Paul O'Connell will return to captain his country in his last international on home soil when Ireland continue their... Read more
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U TV
Schmidt names Ireland squad for Wales clashRob Kearney, Jonny Sexton, Peter O'Mahony, Robbie Henshaw and Conor Murray are
Schmidt names Ireland squad for Wales clash
U TV / Posted 2 days ago
Rob Kearney, Jonny Sexton, Peter O'Mahony, Robbie Henshaw and Conor Murray are all back in the starting lineup. There's also a formational shift with Luke Fitzgerald handed the number 13 jersey and a chance to impress at outside centre. Nathan... Read more
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herald ie/
Scotland bring Ireland back to earthPlayers feeling the heat as deadline day looms The distinct absence of atmosph
Scotland bring Ireland back to earth
herald ie/ / Posted 12 days ago
Players feeling the heat as deadline day looms The distinct absence of atmosphere compared to the Cardiff carnival provided a noiseless stage on which players had to show their worth to coach Joe Schmidt. The... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Rugby World Cup 2015: Henry Slade should be selected instead of Sam Burgess in Lancaster's final squadThe instant need is for Slade’s greater dexterity, shown in several passages of
Rugby World Cup 2015: Henry Slade should be selected instead of Sam Burgess in Lancaster's final squad
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
The instant need is for Slade’s greater dexterity, shown in several passages of play, with his kicking being a very useful adornment at centre and all this without mentioning his cover as a genuine No 10 if needed. Much is made out of Burgess’... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Conan debut amid wholesale changes to Ireland side for Scotland game | Irish Examiner Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 01:51 PM Ireland coach Joe Sc
Conan debut amid wholesale changes to Ireland side for Scotland game
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 01:51 PM Ireland coach Joe Schmidt has rung the changes once... Read more
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herald ie/
Cornerstone Ross looks rock solid to Schmidt Martin Moore's road back from shoulder surgery and Michael Bent's presence as
Cornerstone Ross looks rock solid to Schmidt
herald ie/ / Posted 22 days ago
Martin Moore's road back from shoulder surgery and Michael Bent's presence as a dual purpose replacement tomorrow looks like bad news for Leinster's fourth tight-head Tadhg Furlong. "I've had a... Read more
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herald ie/
Cian Healy will be given all the time he needs to make World Cup squadProp's heroic powers of recovery are crucial in countdown to World Cup There a
Cian Healy will be given all the time he needs to make World Cup squad
herald ie/ / Posted 29 days ago
Prop's heroic powers of recovery are crucial in countdown to World Cup There are not that many loose-head props in world rugby you can say that about. His fitness to practice and... Read more
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herald ie/
Quick Heal-yProp's heroic powers of recovery are crucial in countdown to World Cup There a
Quick Heal-y
herald ie/ / Posted 29 days ago
Prop's heroic powers of recovery are crucial in countdown to World Cup There are not that many loose-head props in world rugby you can say that about. His fitness to practice and play for Ireland at the World Cup cannot be... Read more

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