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Paddy Jackson Close To Signing For Sale Sharks In Cut-Price Deal

English Premiership outfit Sale Sharks are reportedly close to giving Paddy Jackson the opportunity to relaunch his career after his recent legal woes. One of the year’s biggest sporting stories within the world of rugby stemmed from the highly-controversial rape trial that saw the former Ulster duo of Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding as two of the four men who …

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“…They Have Too Many Average Players…” – Shane Horgan Dissects Munster Exit

The inquest into Munster’s 22-27 defeat at the hands of Racing 92 in Sunday’s Champions Cup semi-final is well underway and there are no shortage of talking points regarding the men in red’s shortcomings. The heat, Munster’s two-week stint in South Africa, a lack of physicality, a one-dimensional game-plan and the chronic injury list which the southern province are currently …

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“I Can’t Remember Really What He Said Because I Was In A Fog Myself” – Keith Earls

You can’t help but feel sympathy for Keith Earls. Sunday’s Champions Cup semi-final against Racing 92 was a milestone game for the 30-year-old as he made his 150th appearance for Munster. The heart-breaking defeat wasn’t even 24 hours old as Earls provided an interview opportunity in Dublin on Monday morning to help launch the nominees for the Irish Rugby Player …

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Munster Can’t Handle The Racing Heat As They Falter In Bordeaux

Munster 22 – 27 Racing 92   A first-half blitz from a spectacular Racing 92 side paved the way for a one-sided victory which sees the Parisian powerhouse face Leinster in the Champions Cup final in three weeks time. Dreams of a Leinster-Munster final were dashed soon into this game as Teddy Thomas ran amock as he ran in for two first-half …

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