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Belfast Telegraph
Five key talking points ahead of England's World Cup warm-up against Ireland Will Sam Burgess prove himself as a line breaker for England? England host I
Five key talking points ahead of England's World Cup warm-up against Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
Will Sam Burgess prove himself as a line breaker for England? England host Ireland in the final Rugby World Cup warm-up match with both sides keen to avoid two consecutive... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Schmidt ramping up the pace to find the right balance for Ireland By Ruaidhri O'Connor The next time Ireland board a plane to make the short h
Schmidt ramping up the pace to find the right balance for Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
By Ruaidhri O'Connor The next time Ireland board a plane to make the short hop across the Irish Sea, it will be the real deal in 12 days' time when they fly to Cardiff for their... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Zebo at fullback again for IrelandIrish fullback Simon Zebo looks to escape the tackle of Scotland second five Pe
Zebo at fullback again for Ireland
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Irish fullback Simon Zebo looks to escape the tackle of Scotland second five Peter Horne. Photo: Reuters. In the absence of Rob Kearney, Zebo again starts at 15 having produced a man of the match performance in the position in last month's victory... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ireland rest Healy, Kearney from England World Cup warmLONDON - Ireland have left out prop Cian Healy and full-back Rob Kearney from t
Ireland rest Healy, Kearney from England World Cup warm
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
LONDON - Ireland have left out prop Cian Healy and full-back Rob Kearney from the side to play England in their final World Cup warm-up match against England at Twickenham on Saturday. Ireland full-back Rob Kearney trains during at the Olympic... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Schmidt: Paulie 'wasn't for budging'Despite reuniting first-choice lock combination Paul O’Connell and Devin Toner,
Schmidt: Paulie 'wasn't for budging'
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
Despite reuniting first-choice lock combination Paul O’Connell and Devin Toner, Joe Schmidt admitted Ulster’s Iain Henderson and Donnacha Ryan are pushing the engine-room argument to the limit. Iain Henderson has impressed in recent games. “Iain’s... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Joe Schmidt: Important for Simon Zebo to play full-back against England Joe Schmidt insists Simon Zebo must feature at full-back against England to b
Joe Schmidt: Important for Simon Zebo to play full-back against England
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Joe Schmidt insists Simon Zebo must feature at full-back against England to be ready to deputise for Rob Kearney at the World Cup. Ireland boss Schmidt has opted to field Zebo... Read more
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Super Sport
Zebo at fullback again for Ireland Simon Zebo will get another chance to show his fullback credentials after bei
Zebo at fullback again for Ireland
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
Simon Zebo will get another chance to show his fullback credentials after being named to start in the position in a near-full strength Ireland team to play England at Twickenham in their final World Cup warm-up on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Zebo at fullback again for Ireland against EnglandDUBLIN: Simon Zebo will get another chance to show his fullback credentials aft
Zebo at fullback again for Ireland against England
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
DUBLIN: Simon Zebo will get another chance to show his fullback credentials after being named to start in the position in a near-full strength Ireland team to play England at Twickenham in their final World Cup warm-up on Saturday. In the absence of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Healy absent as Ireland name strong starting XV to face England in Twickenham | Irish Examiner Thursday, September 03, 2015 - 01:42 PM Cian Healy won’t
Healy absent as Ireland name strong starting XV to face England in Twickenham
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
| Irish Examiner Thursday, September 03, 2015 - 01:42 PM Cian Healy won’t feature against... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ireland to unleash big guns in final World Cup warm-up against England Ireland will wheel out all available big guns for their final World Cup warm-
Ireland to unleash big guns in final World Cup warm-up against England
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Ireland will wheel out all available big guns for their final World Cup warm-up match against England at Twickenham on Saturday, except Cian Healy and Rob Kearney. Head coach... Read more
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Irish Examiner
No 'lucky jocks' for Rob Kearney ahead of World Cup | Irish Examiner Thursday, September 03, 2015 - 07:01 AM When Ireland comp
No 'lucky jocks' for Rob Kearney ahead of World Cup
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
| Irish Examiner Thursday, September 03, 2015 - 07:01 AM When Ireland complete their last-minute preparations before opening their World Cup... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Irish selectors pass over big-hitters D'Arcy and TrimbleIreland's Gordon D'Arcy in 2010. Photo / NZME Gordon D'Arcy's international ca
Irish selectors pass over big-hitters D'Arcy and Trimble
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Ireland's Gordon D'Arcy in 2010. Photo / NZME Gordon D'Arcy's international career may be over after the veteran centre was left out of Ireland's Rugby World Cup squad yesterday. Head coach Joe Schmidt said he had taken a "calculated risk" in... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Ireland gamble with two halfbacks for World CupThe Six Nations champions had a virtually full strength panel to choose from an
Ireland gamble with two halfbacks for World Cup
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
The Six Nations champions had a virtually full strength panel to choose from and opted to use Madigan's versatility to allow Darren Cave to travel as specialist backup at centre among a collection of backs who can cover multiple positions. While... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Strauss Named in Ireland's RWC SquadSouth African-born hooker Richardt Strauss has been named in Ireland's Rugby Wo
Strauss Named in Ireland's RWC Squad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
South African-born hooker Richardt Strauss has been named in Ireland's Rugby World Cup squad. Strauss, 29, played for the Cheetahs between 2006 and 2009 before joining Leinster in Ireland. He is the brother of ex-Kings and Cheetahs centre Andries... Read more
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International Business Times
Rugby World Cup 2015: Ireland squad announced, Andrew Trimble left out Ireland winger Andrew Trimble is the highest profile omission from Joe Schmidt'
Rugby World Cup 2015: Ireland squad announced, Andrew Trimble left out
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Ireland winger Andrew Trimble is the highest profile omission from Joe Schmidt's 31-man squad for the Rugby World Cup. The Ulster man made his first appearance after 14 months out injured against Wales but has been unable to hold on to his... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
No place for Trimble in Ireland World Cup squadDUBLIN - Ireland have chosen to go with just two scrum-halves for the World Cup
No place for Trimble in Ireland World Cup squad
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
DUBLIN - Ireland have chosen to go with just two scrum-halves for the World Cup, and have omitted experienced winger Andrew Trimble. Ireland wing Andrew Trimble scores a try during the Six Nations international rugby union match at the Aviva stadium... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Confirmed: Joe Schmidt names his 31-man Rugby World Cup squad after 'difficult calls' Darren Cave makes the cut while Andrew Trimble is out By Ruaidhri O'Connor
Confirmed: Joe Schmidt names his 31-man Rugby World Cup squad after 'difficult calls'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Darren Cave makes the cut while Andrew Trimble is out By Ruaidhri O'Connor Andrew Trimble has lost out on a place in the finals later this month. ​Joe Schmidt... Read more
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sportsmole
Trimble omitted from Ireland squadThe 30-year-old made his comeback from a toe injury during the team's win over
Trimble omitted from Ireland squad
sportsmole / Posted 3 days ago
The 30-year-old made his comeback from a toe injury during the team's win over Wales last month, but a recurrence of the problem saw him forced off in Cardiff. Veteran centre Gordon D'Arcy has also missed out on a place in Joe Schmidt's 31-man... Read more
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SportsFan
No place for Trimble in Ireland squadIreland have chosen to go with just two scrum-halves for the World Cup, and hav
No place for Trimble in Ireland squad
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
Ireland have chosen to go with just two scrum-halves for the World Cup, and have omitted experienced winger Andrew Trimble. Head coach Joe Schmidt opted to go with just Conor Murray and Eoin Reddan at No.9 in his 31-strong squad, a move which... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ireland’s squad for Rugby World CupAFPIreland included injured prop Cian Healy in their 31-man Rugby World Cup squ
Ireland’s squad for Rugby World Cup
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
AFPIreland included injured prop Cian Healy in their 31-man Rugby World Cup squad while winger Andrew Trimble missed out. Dublin - Ireland included injured prop Cian Healy in their 31-man Rugby World Cup squad on Monday while winger Andrew Trimble... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ireland World Cup squad gamble could backfire on Joe Schmidt Winner: Iain Henderson has proved he is ready to start Joe Schmidt often goe
Ireland World Cup squad gamble could backfire on Joe Schmidt
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Winner: Iain Henderson has proved he is ready to start Joe Schmidt often goes with his gut instinct, and the Ireland coach has certainly done that with his World Cup squad. Schmidt is a... Read more
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Super Sport
Ireland include Healy, as Trimble misses out Ireland included injured prop Cian Healy in their 31-man Rugby World Cup squa
Ireland include Healy, as Trimble misses out
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
Ireland included injured prop Cian Healy in their 31-man Rugby World Cup squad on Monday while winger Andrew Trimble missed out as the Six Nations champions picked from a full strength panel loaded with... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Rugby squad confirmed: Ireland leave Trimble out; take two scrum-halves | Irish Examiner Tuesday, September 01, 2015 - 09:01 AM By Simon Lewis Ir
Rugby squad confirmed: Ireland leave Trimble out; take two scrum-halves
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, September 01, 2015 - 09:01 AM By Simon Lewis Ireland coach Joe Schmidt... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ireland include Healy, Cave in World Cup squad, Trimble outDUBLIN: Ireland included injured prop Cian Healy in their 31-man Rugby World Cu
Ireland include Healy, Cave in World Cup squad, Trimble out
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
DUBLIN: Ireland included injured prop Cian Healy in their 31-man Rugby World Cup squad on Monday while winger Andrew Trimble missed out as the Six Nations champions picked from a full strength panel loaded with depth. The versatile Keith Earls and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish World Cup squad leaked with Trimble and Jones to miss outBy Simon Lewis Joe Schmidt's hopes of a grand unveiling of his Ireland World C
Irish World Cup squad leaked with Trimble and Jones to miss out
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
By Simon Lewis Joe Schmidt's hopes of a grand unveiling of his Ireland World Cup squad on Tuesday look to have been scuppered after apparent leaks of his 31-man panel spread across the media tonight. The head coach will officially confirm the names... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Tadhg Furlong set to get nod as Joe Schmidt to take scrum-half gamble Ireland boss Joe Schmidt looks set to take a chance on bringing two scrum-hal
Tadhg Furlong set to get nod as Joe Schmidt to take scrum-half gamble
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Ireland boss Joe Schmidt looks set to take a chance on bringing two scrum-halves Tadhg Furlong appears to have made a successful late charge into Ireland’s World Cup squad and is... Read more
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iafrica.com
Wales spoil O'Connell's Dublin farewellWales landed a psychological blow on World Cup contenders Ireland at Lansdowne
Wales spoil O'Connell's Dublin farewell
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Wales landed a psychological blow on World Cup contenders Ireland at Lansdowne Road on Saturday. The Welsh also spoilt Paul O'Connell's Dublin send-off with a dramatic 16-10 World Cup warm-up victory. Having been swept aside 35-21 by Ireland in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Wales spoil O'Connell's Dublin farewellDUBLIN - Wales landed a psychological blow on World Cup contenders Ireland and
Wales spoil O'Connell's Dublin farewell
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
DUBLIN - Wales landed a psychological blow on World Cup contenders Ireland and spoilt Paul O'Connell's Dublin send-off with a dramatic 16-10 warm-up victory at Lansdowne Road on Saturday. Wales's flanker Dan Lydiate is tackled by Ireland's centre... Read more
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Irish Examiner
How the players rated in today's Ireland v Wales TestHere's how we rated the Irish and Welsh players out on the Aviva pitch today.
How the players rated in today's Ireland v Wales Test
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
Here's how we rated the Irish and Welsh players out on the Aviva pitch today. ROB KEARNEY: Solid defence but the Ireland full-back had few opportunities to impress in attack. 7/10 DAVE KEARNEY: Ran strongly when afforded the opportunities, mainly... Read more
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walesonline
The Wales player ratings v Ireland: The best and worst of the Welsh stars in DublinHere, rugby correspondent Simon Thomas rates the players... Leigh Halfpenny -
The Wales player ratings v Ireland: The best and worst of the Welsh stars in Dublin
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
Here, rugby correspondent Simon Thomas rates the players... Leigh Halfpenny - 7 Did his usual good sweeping up work at the back, hit the line with purpose on a couple of occasions and combined with Aaron Jarvis to hold Sean Cronin up over the line... 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 days 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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sportsmole
Wales edge out Ireland in physical matchWales put an end to Ireland's winning streak with a 16-10 victory at the Aviva
Wales edge out Ireland in physical match
sportsmole / Posted 6 days ago
Wales put an end to Ireland's winning streak with a 16-10 victory at the Aviva Stadium, Dublin, as both teams come closer to finalising their 31-man squads for the Rugby World Cup. Ireland looked lively from the start and a Jonny Sexton cross-field... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Ireland vs Wales LIVE: All the action from DublinIreland: Rob Kearney (Leinster); Dave Kearney (Leinster), Luke Fitzgerald (Lein
Ireland vs Wales LIVE: All the action from Dublin
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Ireland: Rob Kearney (Leinster); Dave Kearney (Leinster), Luke Fitzgerald (Leinster), Robbie Henshaw (Connacht), Keith Earls (Munster); Johnny Sexton (Leinster), Conor Murray (Munster); Jack McGrath (Leinster), Richardt Strauss (Leinster), Nathan... 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 6 days 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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The Irish Times
Best gifts/crafts/design interiors: Industry and The Store Yard The joint winners couldn’t be more different but each offers a sense of disco
Best gifts/crafts/design interiors: Industry and The Store Yard
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
The joint winners couldn’t be more different but each offers a sense of discovery that caught the judges imagination Robert Collins, manager and Christina O'Connor, staff member, at... Read more
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walesonline
The phoney war has ended... it's time for Wales to stand-upSo now this is when the stuff starts to get real. There are a couple of absent
The phoney war has ended... it's time for Wales to stand-up
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
So now this is when the stuff starts to get real. There are a couple of absentees due to injuries, with Sam Warburton sitting this one out due to a pinched nerve in his shoulder, while Scarlets Liam Williams and Samson Lee are still treading the... Read more
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walesonline
Ireland v Wales head-to-head: Who's fielding the stronger team in Dublin?Rugby Correspondent Andy Howell gives his verdict on the Ireland and Wales team
Ireland v Wales head-to-head: Who's fielding the stronger team in Dublin?
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
Rugby Correspondent Andy Howell gives his verdict on the Ireland and Wales teams that go into battle at Dublin’s Aviva Stadium in an intriguing warm-up for the World Cup... Rob Kearney v Leigh Halfpenny Kearney ended up as Lions Test full-back in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Joe Schmidt's risky business sees him cover all his bases ahead of Wales warm-up By Ruaidhri O'Connor Shouting the odds: Joe Schmidt admits trying to ensu
Joe Schmidt's risky business sees him cover all his bases ahead of Wales warm
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
-up By Ruaidhri O'Connor Shouting the odds: Joe Schmidt admits trying to ensure he has cover across all positions will include a degree of risk In the old Wild West,... Read more
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herald ie/
Schmidt is open to changeHealy on course for World Cup as fit again White puts pressure on unseen prop M
Schmidt is open to change
herald ie/ / Posted 8 days ago
Healy on course for World Cup as fit again White puts pressure on unseen prop Moore That is how high and bright his star shines at present. It didn't happen at the Bay of Plenty. It didn't happen at Auckland Blues. It... Read more
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herald ie/
Sleepless nights ahead for Joe Font Size For someone who is renowned for not getting that much sleep, Irish
Sleepless nights ahead for Joe
herald ie/ / Posted 8 days ago
Font Size For someone who is renowned for not getting that much sleep, Irish rugby coach Joe Schmidt wouldn't have found much of a cure for his insomnia in the last few weeks. Firstly, he will be burning the midnight... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Schmidt to tinker with squad for Wales clashVIDEO: | Irish Examiner VIDEO: Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 06:33 PM Irelan
Schmidt to tinker with squad for Wales clash
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
VIDEO: | Irish Examiner VIDEO: Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 06:33 PM Ireland coach Joe Schmidt will use Saturday’s warm-up clash with Wales as a last chance... 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 8 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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Bleacher Report
Key Battles in Ireland vs. WalesBritish and Irish Lions team-mates turned enemies, it seldom disappoints when R
Key Battles in Ireland vs. Wales
Bleacher Report / Posted 8 days ago
British and Irish Lions team-mates turned enemies, it seldom disappoints when Rob Kearney and Leigh Halfpenny come together in a collision between two of the world's most accomplished full-backs. Fly-halves Johnny Sexton and Dan Biggar both promise... 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 8 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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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 8 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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Irish Examiner
Fitzgerald named at centre as Ireland field strong side for Wales clash | Irish Examiner Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 01:52 PM Ireland head coach J
Fitzgerald named at centre as Ireland field strong side for Wales clash
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 01:52 PM Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has named a strong... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Rob Kearney pranks car salesmen - with a little help from his friendsWATCH: | Irish Examiner WATCH: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 12:31 PM Ireland
Rob Kearney pranks car salesmen - with a little help from his friends
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
WATCH: | Irish Examiner WATCH: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 12:31 PM Ireland rugby star Rob Kearney shows off... 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 19 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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Belfast Telegraph
Rugby World Cup 2015: Ireland v Scotland - squad feels the heat as showtime looms Talking tactics: Ireland boss Joe Schmidt and Ian Madigan, who will be given
Rugby World Cup 2015: Ireland v Scotland - squad feels the heat as showtime looms
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
Talking tactics: Ireland boss Joe Schmidt and Ian Madigan, who will be given a key role in today's match Some 14 changes from the team that blitzed the Welsh in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rugby World Cup 2015: Ireland's big names in danger of missing cut By Ruaidhri O'Connor Under pressure: Ireland's Gordon D'Arcy needs to produc
Rugby World Cup 2015: Ireland's big names in danger of missing cut
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
By Ruaidhri O'Connor Under pressure: Ireland's Gordon D'Arcy needs to produce a telling display against Scotland today to increase his chances of inclusion in the World Cup... Read more
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