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Leinster’s Garry Ringrose Responds To Namecheck By Warren Gatland

Garry Ringrose's season to date has been one any young player could only dream of.

Garry Ringrose’s season to date has been one any young player could only dream of.  Having grown up ten minutes from Lansdowne Road the Blackrock native has already, at just 22, realised the dream of playing for his country after debuting versus Canada late last year. In addition to this accolade, the centre helped his home province make it all the …

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Former Ireland Underage International Selected For UAE National Team

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Former Ireland under-19 rugby international Sean Carey has been selected to join the United Arab Emirates international squad, according to Middle East outlet The National Carey will compete in the top tier of the Asian Rugby Championship in Malaysia that will begin this Sunday. Eleven years ago Carey togged out alongside current Ireland rugby internationals Keith Earls and Cian Healy in …

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Ronan O’Gara Reveals Dream Of Coaching Ireland One Day

LLANELLI, WALES - OCTOBER 19: Racing coach Ronan O'Gara looks on before the Heineken Cup Pool 4 mach between Scarlets and Racing Metro 92 at Parc y Scarlets on October 19, 2013 in Llanelli, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Ronan O’Gara is busy finishing out the season with Racing 92, while also readying himself for a coaching role with Ireland. The former Munster out-half will join up with Joe Schmidt as Ireland undertake a summer tour of USA and Japan. Although he is currently based in Paris, O’Gara sees a return to his native country as not only a …

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Jamie Heaslip Explains The Real Reason Behind THAT Reaction To World Cup Draw

Irish fans breathed a huge sigh of relief on Wednesday morning when they were drawn in Pool A alongside Scotland and tournament hosts, Japan, for the 2019 World Cup.  That’s not to say that the group won’t pose some challenges, Scotland beat Ireland in this year’s Six Nations championship and Japan, as tournament hosts, will likely prove formidable opposition. However, when …

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Video: Ireland Coach Joe Schmidt Wary Of Host Nation’s Threat

KYOTO, JAPAN - MAY 10: Joe Schmidt Head Coach of Ireland attends a press conference after the Rugby World Cup Pool Draw at the Kyoto State Guest House on May 10, 2017 in Kyoto, Japan. (Photo by Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images)

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt, while picking up what is deemed a favourable group for the 2019 World Cup by most, is wary of the threat the host nation, Japan, pose in particular in Pool A. Ireland will also face Scotland in two years’ time at rugby’s showpiece event and, as Schmidt points out, likely Romania along with whoever the …

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Simon Zebo: “Hurling Is The Best Sport In The World”

Hurling is something ingrained in every Irishman to a certain degree. Some of our most famous sporting stars have a background in the ancient game. Simon Zebo is of course one suc athlete. For the Cork native, hurling was his first love. Playing with Blackrock, the Munster-winger always held the Clash of the Ash close to his heart, since starting from …

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