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Irish Examiner
Two changes for Munster; one for Leinster ahead of European clashesSeán O’Brien as van der Flier takes the number seven jersey. Despite some conc
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 hours ago
Seán O’Brien as van der Flier takes the number seven jersey. Despite some concern early in the week over a quad injury, Johnny Sexton starts at ten partnered with Luke McGrath. There are two changes on the bench with Andrew Porter in line to... Read more
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The News and Star
Stuart Lancaster admits Leinster still have work to do despite moving clear at the top of Champions Cup Pool 3things we know how to fix. I was disappointed we conceded it but, overall, I’m
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
things we know how to fix. I was disappointed we conceded it but, overall, I’m delighted with the performance.” Johnny Sexton will not train until later in the week, although the Irish club insist he will be available for selection in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Johnny Sexton cleared to play against Exeter Chiefs | Irish Examiner Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 02:03 pm Johnny Sexton has b
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 02:03 pm Johnny Sexton has been given the all clear for Leinster's Champions Cup clash against... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Rhys Ruddock 'out for three months'Ireland in the recent win over Fiji and scored a try in the victory over South
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
Ireland in the recent win over Fiji and scored a try in the victory over South Africa. Leinster are optimistic that Johnny Sexton will overcome a quad injury to retain his place in the team this weekend's game against Exeter at the Aviva... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Leinster cap awful Champions Cup weekend for English clubs by relieving Exeter of their year-long unbeaten home recordref disallowing tries by Luke McGrath and Devin Toner in the first 13 minutes.
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
ref disallowing tries by Luke McGrath and Devin Toner in the first 13 minutes. Leinster eventually got a try decision when Johnny Sexton crossed at the start of the second quarter and for all Exeter’s huff and puff it was a lead they held until... Read more
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News.com.au
Wasps stung in Champions Cup thrillerthe weekend, triple European champions Leinster went to Exeter and won 18-8 to
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
the weekend, triple European champions Leinster went to Exeter and won 18-8 to open a six-point gap at the top of Pool 3. Johnny Sexton and Jack Conan touched down for the Irish team. James Short replied for the Chiefs. But snow got the better of... Read more
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Gazette
Leinster six points clear at Pool Three summit after Champions Cup win at Exeterthe half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the c
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
the half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the corner chalked off after a foot in touch by Johnny Sexton, who also missed a 45-metre penalty chance. Giant lock Devin Toner also had a possible score disallowed, when... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Leinster six points clear at Pool Three summit after Champions Cup win at Exeterthe half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the c
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 days ago
the half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the corner chalked off after a foot in touch by Johnny Sexton, who also missed a 45-metre penalty chance. Giant lock Devin Toner also had a possible score disallowed, when... Read more
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guardian-series
Leinster six points clear at Pool Three summit after Champions Cup win at Exeterthe half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the c
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
the half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the corner chalked off after a foot in touch by Johnny Sexton, who also missed a 45-metre penalty chance. Giant lock Devin Toner also had a possible score disallowed, when... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Leinster six points clear at Pool Three summit after Champions Cup win at Exeterthe half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the c
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
the half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the corner chalked off after a foot in touch by Johnny Sexton, who also missed a 45-metre penalty chance. Giant lock Devin Toner also had a possible score disallowed, when... Read more
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Harrow Times
Leinster six points clear at Pool Three summit after Champions Cup win at Exeterthe half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the c
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
the half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the corner chalked off after a foot in touch by Johnny Sexton, who also missed a 45-metre penalty chance. Giant lock Devin Toner also had a possible score disallowed, when... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Leinster six points clear at Pool Three summit after Champions Cup win at Exeterthe half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the c
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 5 days ago
the half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the corner chalked off after a foot in touch by Johnny Sexton, who also missed a 45-metre penalty chance. Giant lock Devin Toner also had a possible score disallowed, when... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Leinster six points clear at Pool Three summit after Champions Cup win at Exeterthe half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the c
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
the half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the corner chalked off after a foot in touch by Johnny Sexton, who also missed a 45-metre penalty chance. Giant lock Devin Toner also had a possible score disallowed, when... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Leinster six points clear at Pool Three summit after Champions Cup win at Exeterthe half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the c
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 days ago
the half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the corner chalked off after a foot in touch by Johnny Sexton, who also missed a 45-metre penalty chance. Giant lock Devin Toner also had a possible score disallowed, when... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Leinster six points clear at Pool Three summit after Champions Cup win at Exeterthe half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the c
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
the half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the corner chalked off after a foot in touch by Johnny Sexton, who also missed a 45-metre penalty chance. Giant lock Devin Toner also had a possible score disallowed, when... Read more
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The News and Star
Leinster six points clear at Pool Three summit after Champions Cup win at Exeterthe half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the c
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
the half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the corner chalked off after a foot in touch by Johnny Sexton, who also missed a 45-metre penalty chance. Giant lock Devin Toner also had a possible score disallowed, when... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Leinster six points clear at Pool Three summit after Champions Cup win at Exeterthe half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the c
Whitehaven News / Posted 5 days ago
the half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the corner chalked off after a foot in touch by Johnny Sexton, who also missed a 45-metre penalty chance. Giant lock Devin Toner also had a possible score disallowed, when... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Leinster six points clear at Pool Three summit after Champions Cup win at Exeterthe half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the c
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
the half still pointless. Excellent scrum-half Luke McGrath had a try in the corner chalked off after a foot in touch by Johnny Sexton, who also missed a 45-metre penalty chance. Giant lock Devin Toner also had a possible score disallowed, when... Read more
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walesonline
The staggering salary Toulon are ready to pay Taulupe Faletauoffered him £20,000 more a year he would have stayed,” claimed an insider at th
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
offered him £20,000 more a year he would have stayed,” claimed an insider at the region. “His situation is akin to when Johnny Sexton left Leinster for France. Johnny didn’t really want to join Racing Metro and couldn’t get back quick enough to... Read more
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walesonline
Dragons launch bid to lure Taulupe Faletau back to Wales next yearthen regime had offered him £20,000 more a year he would have stayed,” claimed
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
then regime had offered him £20,000 more a year he would have stayed,” claimed an insider. “His situation is akin to when Johnny Sexton left Leinster for France. Johnny didn’t really want to join Racing Metro and couldn’t get back quick enough to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Champions Cup team news: Henshaw back for Leinster, Zebo fit, Best out for Ulsterlast month's test against Argentina. He returns to partner Garry Ringrose in t
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
last month's test against Argentina. He returns to partner Garry Ringrose in the centre for the first time this season. Johnny Sexton, Sean O'Brien and Rob Kearney are also recalled in a much-changed selection. Number 8 Jack Conan is one of... Read more
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walesonline
The home nations XV of the autumn that includes ONE Welshmanlevel.Elliot Daly scores the winning try for England against Wales last season
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
level.Elliot Daly scores the winning try for England against Wales last season (Image: PA)10 Finn Russell (Scotland) Johnny Sexton was on a high but Russell showed why moneybags Racing 92 have signed him with sizzling displays versus New... Read more
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walesonline
Wales v South Africa tactical analysis - why Gatland's men wonwas how susceptible South Africa are to being picked apart by a varied kicking
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
was how susceptible South Africa are to being picked apart by a varied kicking game. With the threat of Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton, Ireland exposed the Springboks' back three with a mix of up-and-unders and cross-kicks. In the example below,... Read more
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walesonline
Where Wales stand in rugby's power rankings after autumnwing Jacob Stockdale was outstanding. There is fresh talent coming through beh
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
wing Jacob Stockdale was outstanding. There is fresh talent coming through behind, then, and world-class half backs in Johnny Sexton and Conor Murray. Up front, Tadgh Furlong, Iain Henderson, Peter O’Mahony, CJ Stander and Sean O’Brien make up... Read more
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walesonline
McGeechan - Why Wales are lagging behind home nationsdecision-maker in the No.12 jersey. He points out how the Lions were able to h
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
decision-maker in the No.12 jersey. He points out how the Lions were able to hurt the All Blacks in the summer through the Johnny Sexton-Owen Farrell gameplan and why England are currently ruling the northern hemisphere roost through the carrying... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Tackle the culture that stunts our rugby players’ chancescan understand encouraging rugby players to stay and play in this country, but
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
can understand encouraging rugby players to stay and play in this country, but Zebo is actually being victimised. Johnny Sexton was allowed to play for Ireland after he left Leinster to play in France, yet Zebo is being denied the right of... Read more
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Scotsman
Finn Russell ‘can be world’s best Number 10,’ says Australian newspapershowing off his deceptive strength to dot down and then Russell taking a quick
Scotsman / Posted 18 days ago
showing off his deceptive strength to dot down and then Russell taking a quick tap to set up Huw Jones. “Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton were impressive as Ireland beat Argentina, but Russell has a bit of magic about him that makes him a joy to... Read more
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walesonline
Only two Welsh stars in Guscott's team of the autumn14. Jacob Stockdale (Ireland), 13. Huw Jones (Scotland), 12. Bundee Aki (Irelan
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
14. Jacob Stockdale (Ireland), 13. Huw Jones (Scotland), 12. Bundee Aki (Ireland), 11. Elliot Daly (England); 10. Johnny Sexton (Ireland), 9. Conor Murray (Ireland); 1. Rob Evans (Wales), 2. Stuart McInally (Scotland), 3. Dan Cole... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Five things we have learned from Ireland's autumn international seriestries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
tries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday. The incisive line he cut off Johnny Sexton for his second try underscores just why Joe Schmidt is such a fan of the Lisburn native: Ireland have... Read more
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Oxford Mail
5 things we have learned from Ireland’s autumn international seriestries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
Oxford Mail / Posted 19 days ago
tries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday. The incisive line he cut off Johnny Sexton for his second try underscores just why Joe Schmidt is such a fan of the Lisburn native: Ireland have... Read more
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Gazette
5 things we have learned from Ireland’s autumn international seriestries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
tries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday. The incisive line he cut off Johnny Sexton for his second try underscores just why Joe Schmidt is such a fan of the Lisburn native: Ireland have... Read more
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guardian-series
5 things we have learned from Ireland’s autumn international seriestries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
guardian-series / Posted 19 days ago
tries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday. The incisive line he cut off Johnny Sexton for his second try underscores just why Joe Schmidt is such a fan of the Lisburn native: Ireland have... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
5 things we have learned from Ireland’s autumn international seriestries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
tries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday. The incisive line he cut off Johnny Sexton for his second try underscores just why Joe Schmidt is such a fan of the Lisburn native: Ireland have... Read more
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Harrow Times
5 things we have learned from Ireland’s autumn international seriestries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
Harrow Times / Posted 19 days ago
tries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday. The incisive line he cut off Johnny Sexton for his second try underscores just why Joe Schmidt is such a fan of the Lisburn native: Ireland have... Read more
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walesonline
The damning analysis of Wales centre performance v All Blacksgoing nowhere. He would have opened up space out wide for Owen Williams to exp
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
going nowhere. He would have opened up space out wide for Owen Williams to exploit by running decoy lines as he did for Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell with the Lions.Wales missed Jonathan Davies more than any other player (Image: Huw Evans... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
5 things we have learned from Ireland’s autumn international seriestries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 19 days ago
tries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday. The incisive line he cut off Johnny Sexton for his second try underscores just why Joe Schmidt is such a fan of the Lisburn native: Ireland have... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
5 things we have learned from Ireland’s autumn international seriestries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
tries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday. The incisive line he cut off Johnny Sexton for his second try underscores just why Joe Schmidt is such a fan of the Lisburn native: Ireland have... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
5 things we have learned from Ireland’s autumn international seriestries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
EveningTimes Online / Posted 19 days ago
tries as Ireland overwhelmed Argentina 28-19 at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday. The incisive line he cut off Johnny Sexton for his second try underscores just why Joe Schmidt is such a fan of the Lisburn native: Ireland have... Read more
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Canberra Times
Two losses confirm the Wallabies now trail Scotland, the third best team in Europeshowing off his deceptive strength to dot down and then Russell taking a quick
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
showing off his deceptive strength to dot down and then Russell taking a quick tap to set up Huw Jones. Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton were impressive again as Ireland beat Argentina but Russell has a bit on magic about him that makes him a joy... Read more
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The North West Star
Two losses confirm the Wallabies now trail Scotlandshowing off his deceptive strength to dot down and then Russell taking a quick
The North West Star / Posted 19 days ago
showing off his deceptive strength to dot down and then Russell taking a quick tap to set up Huw Jones. Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton were impressive again as Ireland beat Argentina but Russell has a bit on magic about him that makes him a joy... Read more
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The Age
Two losses confirm the Wallabies now trail Scotland, the third best team in Europeshowing off his deceptive strength to dot down and then Russell taking a quick
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
showing off his deceptive strength to dot down and then Russell taking a quick tap to set up Huw Jones. Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton were impressive again as Ireland beat Argentina but Russell has a bit on magic about him that makes him a joy... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Two losses confirm the Wallabies now trail Scotland, the third best team in Europeshowing off his deceptive strength to dot down and then Russell taking a quick
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
showing off his deceptive strength to dot down and then Russell taking a quick tap to set up Huw Jones. Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton were impressive again as Ireland beat Argentina but Russell has a bit on magic about him that makes him a joy... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Stockdale stands out as Ireland prove too strong for ArgentinaPlayer ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris F
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 20 days ago
Player ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris Farrell 8, Bundee Aki 7, Jacob Stockdale 9, Johnny Sexton 8, Conor Murray 8, Cian Healy 8, Rory Best 8, Tadhg Furlong 8, James Ryan 7, Iain Henderson 8, Peter O’Mahony... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Stockdale stands out as Ireland prove too strong for ArgentinaPlayer ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris F
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
Player ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris Farrell 8, Bundee Aki 7, Jacob Stockdale 9, Johnny Sexton 8, Conor Murray 8, Cian Healy 8, Rory Best 8, Tadhg Furlong 8, James Ryan 7, Iain Henderson 8, Peter O’Mahony... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ireland beat Argentina for November sweepa superb opening try as centre Chris Farrell's deft, disguised pass took two de
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
a superb opening try as centre Chris Farrell's deft, disguised pass took two defenders out and allowed the experienced Johnny Sexton to put Stockdale away. Ryan, the 21-year-old lock who has made a big impression in just a handful of games for... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Stockdale stands out as Ireland prove too strong for ArgentinaPlayer ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris F
Oxford Mail / Posted 20 days ago
Player ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris Farrell 8, Bundee Aki 7, Jacob Stockdale 9, Johnny Sexton 8, Conor Murray 8, Cian Healy 8, Rory Best 8, Tadhg Furlong 8, James Ryan 7, Iain Henderson 8, Peter O’Mahony... Read more
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Gazette
Stockdale stands out as Ireland prove too strong for ArgentinaPlayer ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris F
Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Player ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris Farrell 8, Bundee Aki 7, Jacob Stockdale 9, Johnny Sexton 8, Conor Murray 8, Cian Healy 8, Rory Best 8, Tadhg Furlong 8, James Ryan 7, Iain Henderson 8, Peter O’Mahony... Read more
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guardian-series
Stockdale stands out as Ireland prove too strong for ArgentinaPlayer ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris F
guardian-series / Posted 20 days ago
Player ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris Farrell 8, Bundee Aki 7, Jacob Stockdale 9, Johnny Sexton 8, Conor Murray 8, Cian Healy 8, Rory Best 8, Tadhg Furlong 8, James Ryan 7, Iain Henderson 8, Peter O’Mahony... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Stockdale stands out as Ireland prove too strong for ArgentinaPlayer ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris F
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
Player ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris Farrell 8, Bundee Aki 7, Jacob Stockdale 9, Johnny Sexton 8, Conor Murray 8, Cian Healy 8, Rory Best 8, Tadhg Furlong 8, James Ryan 7, Iain Henderson 8, Peter O’Mahony... Read more
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Harrow Times
Stockdale stands out as Ireland prove too strong for ArgentinaPlayer ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris F
Harrow Times / Posted 20 days ago
Player ratings (Niall Carson/PA) Ireland: Rob Kearney 7, Adam Byrne 7, Chris Farrell 8, Bundee Aki 7, Jacob Stockdale 9, Johnny Sexton 8, Conor Murray 8, Cian Healy 8, Rory Best 8, Tadhg Furlong 8, James Ryan 7, Iain Henderson 8, Peter O’Mahony... Read more
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