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Rugby Pundit Tony Ward Rips Into ‘Puke Inducing’ Bundee Aki And The Three Year Residency Laws

Former Ireland and Lions rugby star turned journalist Tony Ward has just taken a thinly veiled swipe at Connacht star Bundee Aki as he approaches eligibility to line out in green for Ireland. Despite World Rugby’s ruling to extend the current residency requirements from three to five years, Aki and a number of other overseas players playing within the provincial set-up …

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Watch: Footballer Takes Up Rugby And Scores One Of The Best Tries You Will Ever See

Who said footballers don’t belong on the rugby field. Rugby fans can often be guilty of castigating footballers for their theatrics on the field of play. While the likes of Real Madrid’s Marcelo make it difficult for football fans to counter such an interpretation, the game itself produces some sublime moments of skill. thoughts are with @MarceloM12 who suffered this …

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Ireland Vs Australia – Top Five Irish Performances

With Ireland taking on Australia this Saturday at the Aviva Stadium, Brian Barry selects his top five Irish performances against the Australians.  5. 1991 World Cup – Ireland 18-19 Australia It may ultimately have been a loss which left a true sense of ‘what might have been’, but the old Lansdowne Road witnessed one of its great moments on 20th October, …

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The Top 3 Sporting Movies Waiting To Be Made

For every Raging Bull there’s a Green Street. For every Escape to Victory there’s a Goal!. For every Caddyshack there’s a Caddyshack II. The history of sports movies lurches from the sublime to the ridiculous. David Sheehan counts down three stories that are ready made for Oscar worthy attention.   3. ‘A Danish Fairytale’ – Denmark come off the beach …

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