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Ireland Issue Squad Update Ahead Of All Blacks Test

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Ireland have issued a squad update ahead of the eagerly-anticipated clash with the All Blacks at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.  The win over Argentina was a bruising battle and there was widespread disappointment when Joe Schmidt confirmed that Sean O’Brien broke his arm just before halftime which has ruled him out of the rest of the series. Robbie Henshaw …

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Richie McCaw: All Blacks Have Been On Edge Since Chicago

It’s been two years since Ireland claimed that famous victory over the All Blacks at Soldier Field in Chicago.  When you back to the 60-0 thumping in Hamilton in 2012 or the agonising two-point loss in 2013, Chicago proved to be the remedy for all that hurt as the history of haunting results was finally put to bed. New Zealand …

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“I Just Think He’ll Play, I’m Not Saying That To Stir Trouble Or Anything”

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has explained that he believes scrum-half Conor Murray will start Ireland’s upcoming clash with the All Blacks on Saturday despite his recent injury troubles Murray is still recovering from a neck injury which has seen him absent since Ireland’s summer tour against Australia, and despite not being included in Joe Schmidt’s squad, there had …

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