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Two Irish And Two English Internationals Make Shortlist For EPCR European Player Of The Year

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In March, the EPCR released a 15-strong list of nominees for their 2017 European Player of the Year. Today, 10 of those players were dropped, as the organisation announced a 5-man shortlist. Eliminated from the running were Wasps flanker Thomas Young, Clermont Auvergne’s Noa Nakaitaci, Glasgow lock Jonny Gray, Leinster prop Tadhg Furlong, Wasps standout Joe Launchbury, Munster scrumhalf Conor …

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Munster Legend Donncha O’Callaghan Extends His Stay At Worcester Warriors

Pre-Season Friendly, Irish Independent Park, Cork 26/8/2016 Munster vs Worcester Warriors Worcester Warriors Donncha O'Callaghan

Worcester Warriors have confirmed that former Munster lock Donncha O’Callaghan has signed a new deal with the Premiership side. The former Ireland international joined Worcester on an initial two-year contract in 2015 after a career with the Irish province that spanned almost two decades, and the veteran with 94 international caps to his name showed that the move was not …

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Watch: Best Tries From The 2013 British And Irish Lions Tour

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 22: Alex Cuthbert of the Lions (R) celebrates with team mate Brian O'Driscoll after scoring a try during the First Test match between the Australian Wallabies and the British & Irish Lions at Suncorp Stadium on June 22, 2013 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

With the excitement building for many British and Irish rugby fans, as the Lions tour edges ever closer, we whet your appetites a little by looking back at the best tries scored during the previous tour down under in 2013. With world-class players like Brian O’Driscoll, Israel Folau and Shane Williams on show, the 2013 Lions tour produced some fantastic …

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Watch: Fans Show Appreciation For Leinster’s Gutsy Semi-Final Display With Airport Ovation

Leinster may have lost to Clermont Auvergne today in Lyon and exited the European Champions Cup at the most agonizing of stages, but with words like ‘courageous’, ‘brave’ and ‘valiant’ or their synonyms being used to describe the side’s performance in just about every media headline, fans of the eastern province have plenty of reason to feel proud of their …

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