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Watch: Should Leinster’s Match-Winning Try Have Been Disallowed?

Leinster

Leinster bounced back from a 14-point deficit against Premiership champions Exeter today to bag a win in Pool 3 of the European Champions Cup. Leo Cullen’s side looked dead and buried in the first half, after losing Jonathan Sexton just two minutes in, and the Chiefs ran into a 17-3 lead. However, penalties from the boot of Isa Nacewa dragged …

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Leo Cullen’s Reaction To Isa Nacewa’s Performance Says It All About The Leinster Captain

Isa Nacewa

Leinster staged a remarkable comeback to earn a victory over Exeter Chiefs at the Aviva Stadium this evening. The Irish province found themselves 3-17 down at one point in the first half, but fought back to win 22-17. 17 points came from the flawless boot of captain Isa Nacewa. After Jonathan Sexton was called ashore after just two minutes, the versitile …

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Leinster Produce Stunning Comeback To Deny Exeter Chiefs

Leinster

Despite going 14 points down in the first half, Leinster produced an inspired finish to come back and claim the win at home to Exeter in the European Champions Cup. Premiership champions Exeter headed for the Aviva Stadium in Dublin today with a major point to prove. Having fallen to their Pool 3 rivals at Sandy Park last weekend, the …

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Limerick Announce Their Senior Hurling Captain For 2018

Declan Hannon Limerick

The Limerick hurlers have underachieved over the last three summers, failing to win a Munster Championship match since 2014. The Treaty County reached back-to-back All-Ireland semi-finals in 2013 and 2014, but have taken a tumble down the pecking order since. However, nobody doubts the potential of this county to be challenging for silverware once again in 2018. Having scooped U21 …

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Watch: Jacob Stockdale Continues Ridiculous Form With Outrageous Run Past Harlequins Defence

Jacob Stockdale

Ulster beat Harlequins 52-24 tonight, with six tries. Despite not touching down, Jacob Stockdale continued to impress. Jacob Stockdale is one of the hottest prospect in not only Irish rugby, but indeed in the northern hemisphere. The 21-year-old made his debut against the US last June, but truly announced himself on the international scene last month by scoring three tries …

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‘Spike’ O’Sullivan Makes Weight And Looks In Serious Shape

Spike

Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan is heading into one of the biggest fights of his career this weekend. The Irish middleweight could enter the conversation for a title shot should he overcome Antoine Douglas in Canada tomorrow night, on the undercard of Billy Joe Saunders vs Davied Lemieux. The Corkonian has a record of 26-2, with his two losses coming against Saunders …

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It Takes A Brave Man To Get Away With What DC Just Did To Francis Ngannou

Daniel Cormier

Francis Ngannou is tearing his way through the UFC’s heavyweight division. The rampaging 31-year-old knocked Allister Overeem’s lights out earlier this month at UFC 218, and is now angling for a title shot with Stipe Miocic. Many are backing the hard-hitting Cameroonian-French giant to dethrone the champion, and considering his displays in the promotion thus far, it’s not hard to …

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Watch: Tyson Fury Sends “Special Message” To Eddie Hearn

Tyson Fury

Tyson Fury has been cleared to fight again in the ring, after serving a retrospective two-year ban. The former world heavyweight champion is training to get back in shape, and is adamant that he’ll win back some belts, gunning for Anthony Joshua. As he has not fought since his November 2015 shock win over Wladimir Klitschko, many are doubting whether …

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