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A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Diarmuid Whelan struck a magnificent 10 points as Laois ended Kildare’s reign as Leinster and All-Ireland U20 champions at the first stage in St Conleth’s Park last night on Tuesday evening.
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019
A Shane O’Donnell and Tony Kelly-led Clare spoiled Waterford’s Munster championship homecoming to leave the Déise playing a dangerous game of catch-up in the coming weeks.
Sun, 12 May, 2019
Mon, 23 Oct, 2017
Wed, 10 May, 2017
Mon, 24 Apr, 2017
It was rugged, it was tough, but Munster A secured a well-deserved B&I Cup quarter-final victory over Ulster at Musgrave Park yesterday and earned themselves a home date with Ealing Trailfinders, who had a huge 84-7 win over Llanelli Scarlets.
Mon, 13 Mar, 2017
Wed, 17 Feb, 2016
Thu, 28 Jan, 2016
A little half-time word in the ears of his charges gave new Leinster head coach Leo Cullen a perfect start to his tenure with what was in the end a comfortable warm-up victory over Ulster at the Kingspan Stadium last night.
Sat, 22 Aug, 2015
When Ulster coach Neil Doak named 33 players in his matchday panel for tonight’s friendly with Leinster (7.30pm), he said he was throwing down a challenge in his squad.
Fri, 21 Aug, 2015
Members of the Cork County Board executive “made representations” to GAA top-brass earlier this summer to synchronise fixtures involving the county’s hurling and football teams.
Tue, 21 Jul, 2015
Eamon O'Shea claimed his first piece of silverware as Tipperary manager when his side claimed the county's first provincial title since 2012.
Sun, 12 Jul, 2015
Club championship fixtures in Cork and Kerry have been thrown into chaos due to the drawn Munster SFC final.
Tue, 07 Jul, 2015
Ireland’s new captain Josh Murphy says the squad has put the disappointment of the New Zealand loss behind them and are now determined to claim fifth place in the World Rugby U20 Championship.
Mon, 15 Jun, 2015
The fairytale did not happen but neither did the nightmare.
Thu, 11 Jun, 2015
Had things gone differently, then former Limerick minor hurler Stephen Fitzgerald might be preparing for a big one in the Gaelic Grounds instead of being part of an Irish squad bidding for glory at the World Rugby U20 Championship in Italy.
Wed, 10 Jun, 2015
Laois put a difficult fortnight behind them in the most definitive fashion possible, blitzing old rivals Offaly in the final 45 minutes to record their first championship victory over them in 43 years.
Sun, 07 Jun, 2015
Munster ‘A’ 30 Ulster Ravens 24:
Fri, 20 Mar, 2015
St Kieran’s College 2-11 St Francis College, Rochestown 0-10
Mon, 16 Mar, 2015
One imagines Nigel Carolan and the rest of his U20s management team have spent many an hour poring over footage of England’s opening Six Nations loss to Wales in Colwyn Bay this last two weeks.
Fri, 27 Feb, 2015
No defeats. No injuries. No changes. Ireland U20s coach Nigel Carolan finds himself in quite the enviable position.
Thu, 26 Feb, 2015
Ireland U20 Six Nations: Ireland’s U20s did all that was expected of them, and maybe more, in beating Italy 47-15 seven days ago but a truer reflection of their collective worth lies in store tonight as they host Fabien Pelous’ French side at Dubarry Park in Athlone (7.05pm).
Fri, 13 Feb, 2015
Ireland’s U20s and Women’s: Both teams enjoyed ultimately comfortable openings to their respective Six Nations campaigns last Friday.
Thu, 12 Feb, 2015
Under 20 Six Nations: Italy 15 Ireland 47: Nigel Carolan’s reign as Ireland U-20 coach got off to a perfect start in dreadful conditions in northern Italy last night as seven different players scored tries.
Sat, 07 Feb, 2015
Ireland U20 preview: Expectations aren’t confined to Joe Schmidt’s Ireland side this next two months.
Fri, 06 Feb, 2015
Irish rugby was relatively slow to cotton onto the benefits accrued from assimilating players with southern hemisphere backgrounds into the national team, but that process has belatedly taken hold in recent years.
Thu, 05 Feb, 2015
WIT 3-13 IT Carlow 0-9: WIT’s first defence of the Fitzgibbon Cup was a winning one as, despite being reduced to 14 men for almost the entire second-half, the holders were never seriously troubled in seeing off IT Carlow in this first round clash in bitterly cold conditions at the IT Carlow grounds last evening.
Fri, 30 Jan, 2015
More misery for Munster with the selection of just four of their players on Nigel Carolan’s expanded Ireland squad of 30 for the U20 Six Nations.
Thu, 22 Jan, 2015
Cork conquered a heroic 14-man Dublin side in an epic Croke Park battle to reach the All-Ireland hurling final.
Sun, 11 Aug, 2013
Tony Browne appears to have ended any lingering doubts surrounding his intercounty future after appearing for Waterford as a second half substitute in a challenge against Tipperary last night.
Sat, 18 May, 2013