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Dublin: 12 °C Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Tuesday 9 September, 2014

From The Score Ibra stared down an opponent in Zlatan-tastic fashion tonight Dare To Zlatan

Monday 8 September, 2014

From The Score Danny Welbeck has his shooting boots on, scores twice as England roll over Swiss On The Basel
From The Score Switzerland turned the hose on ITV’s punditry team and it was TV gold Doused

Switzerland turned the hose on ITV’s punditry team and it was TV gold

Some day they’ll learn that a pundit’s place is in the studio.

From The Score ‘Munster know what needs to improve and it’s not about talent’ — Zebo Intensity

‘Munster know what needs to improve and it’s not about talent’ — Zebo

The winger says the squad will be aiming to bring a much greater physical presence to their game next time out.

From The Score ‘We were lucky to come away from Glasgow with one point’ — Fergus McFadden Singing The Blues

‘We were lucky to come away from Glasgow with one point’ — Fergus McFadden

Meanwhile, the province are hopeful that Noel Reid’s ankle injury is not as serious as first feared.

From The Score Sky Sports throw everything they have at Pro12 coverage, and hit the mark Opinion

Sky Sports throw everything they have at Pro12 coverage, and hit the mark

They had good source material, but the broadcaster nailed their first outing in the four-nation league.

From The Score Carty’s cross-field kick for Connacht and the rest of the weekend’s Pro12 action West Is Best

Carty’s cross-field kick for Connacht and the rest of the weekend’s Pro12 action

The western province were flying the flag as Ireland’s only winners at the weekend.

Sunday 7 September, 2014

From The Score This stunning strike cancelled out Aiden McGeady’s opener against Georgia COYBIG

This stunning strike cancelled out Aiden McGeady’s opener against Georgia

Tornike Okriashvili will be dining out on this one for a while.

From The Score Here’s the Hawkeye call that decided the All-Ireland hurling final Late Drama

Here’s the Hawkeye call that decided the All-Ireland hurling final

Tipperary could not have come closer to beating Kilkenny today.

From The Score TJ Reid scored an absolute scorcher in the All-Ireland hurling final Hurling

TJ Reid scored an absolute scorcher in the All-Ireland hurling final

Here’s that stunning strike and more of the big incidents from today’s big game.

From The Score As it happened: Kilkenny v Limerick: All-Ireland MHC final Liveblog

As it happened: Kilkenny v Limerick: All-Ireland MHC final

We went minute-by-minute as Limerick aimed to deliver on their billing as favourites against the historical superpower.

From The Score Snapshot: Great day for a hurling final at Croke Park Final Touches

Snapshot: Great day for a hurling final at Croke Park

You may as well leave the coat at home.

From The Score 5 things we learned from the opening weekend of Pro12 rugby Provincial

5 things we learned from the opening weekend of Pro12 rugby

Just one win between the four provinces, but a whole lot to talk about.

Saturday 6 September, 2014

From The Score ‘Every day you know you’re going to be in pain’ — Jennings happy to see the back of pre-season Straight Talking

‘Every day you know you’re going to be in pain’ — Jennings happy to see the back of pre-season

We asked the flanker about the difficulties of training hard as you get older and got a predictable response.

From The Score Making pancakes, cutting carrots and some sport too: It’s comments of the week Below The Belt

Making pancakes, cutting carrots and some sport too: It’s comments of the week

From indecisive Ireland managers to spear tackle fantasies about certain sports presenters. It’s been another eventful week.

From The Score These Tipperary fans are a long, long way from home Great Wall Of Tipp

These Tipperary fans are a long, long way from home

This man’s backing Tipp from school, Siberia and the Great Wall.

Friday 5 September, 2014

From The Score This Jack Cuthbert try handed Munster defeat at home to Edinburgh Opening Night Jitters

This Jack Cuthbert try handed Munster defeat at home to Edinburgh

Two tries from CJ Stander gave the province hope, but it was not to be.

From The Score ‘I’d like my son to see me play for Leinster’ — Jonathan Sexton Home Comfort

‘I’d like my son to see me play for Leinster’ — Jonathan Sexton

The Ireland out-half spoke about his decision to leave France and also about his jaw injury this evening.

Thursday 4 September, 2014

From The Score Ulster in turmoil? Couldn’t be further from the truth, says Robbie Diack Suftum

Ulster in turmoil? Couldn’t be further from the truth, says Robbie Diack

The Ulster back row talks us through his international debut and how his provincial squad are faring ahead of the new campaign.

From The Score Heal Munster furore by giving criticised players chance to shine — Quinlan Draw A Line

Heal Munster furore by giving criticised players chance to shine — Quinlan

The former Munster flanker tells us of his own experiences of being widely criticised and what will happen next in Anthony Foley’s squad.

Wednesday 3 September, 2014

From The Score 5 pressing questions for Leinster ahead of the new rugby season Out With The Old

5 pressing questions for Leinster ahead of the new rugby season

Seanie’s back so everything’s going to be okay, right?

From The Score Craig Gilroy feeling ‘almost’ as comfortable at fullback as he is on the wing these days Emerging

Craig Gilroy feeling ‘almost’ as comfortable at fullback as he is on the wing these days

With competition on Ulster’s wing showing little sign of easing, Gilroy is more than happy to adapt.

Tuesday 2 September, 2014

From The Score Jordi Murphy to miss November internationals after undergoing shoulder surgery Injury

Jordi Murphy to miss November internationals after undergoing shoulder surgery

The Leinster and Ireland back row has been ruled out for 12 weeks by the province.

From The Score Brian O’Driscoll’s BT Sport debut featured a masterclass in breakdown technique TV Guide This post contains videos

Brian O’Driscoll’s BT Sport debut featured a masterclass in breakdown technique

If it weren’t for the tight jeans he would have gotten even lower when poaching.

From The Score This teeny tiny linebacker glitch is the best thing about Madden 15 Small Far Away

This teeny tiny linebacker glitch is the best thing about Madden 15

If you look really close, you can just about see 6′ 2″, 235 lb tough tackler Christian Kirksey.

From The Score McGinley picks Westwood, Gallacher and Poulter for Ryder Cup team Horses For Courses

Monday 1 September, 2014

From The Score Harry Redknapp gave the cold shoulder (and almost his front bumper) to Sky’s reporter Desperate

Harry Redknapp gave the cold shoulder (and almost his front bumper) to Sky’s reporter

Gary Cotterill is not having a good deadline day.

From The Score 5 big questions for Ulster ahead of the new rugby season Clean Slate

5 big questions for Ulster ahead of the new rugby season

So much change means very little is certain for the northern province.

From The Score Leinster looking for improvement ‘across the board’ after critical inward look Better Blues

Leinster looking for improvement ‘across the board’ after critical inward look

Matt O’Connor is braced for a serious test to start the new season this weekend.

Sunday 31 August, 2014

From The Score Ireland’s toughest ultra-cycle starts today, here’s where they’re headed Race Around Ireland

Ireland’s toughest ultra-cycle starts today, here’s where they’re headed

Just in case you fancy lending your support or a bed to the mad men.

Saturday 30 August, 2014

From The Score ‘After cycling 1100 miles, what’s another 250?’ An expert’s guide to surviving the Race Around Ireland Endurance

‘After cycling 1100 miles, what’s another 250?’ An expert’s guide to surviving the Race Around Ireland

Donncha Cuttriss has completed the ultra-cycle three times. Here, he explains how it’s done.

Friday 29 August, 2014

From The Score We’ll Leave it there so: Mayo go again, Granny Rulers and all today’s sport Friday

We’ll Leave it there so: Mayo go again, Granny Rulers and all today’s sport

It’s Croke Park Classic weekend. Let’s hustle.

From The Score Sean O’Brien and Stuart Olding will start tomorrow’s Leinster v Ulster friendly Comeback Trail

Sean O’Brien and Stuart Olding will start tomorrow’s Leinster v Ulster friendly

Tullow’s finest flanker will get plenty of opportunity to carry from number eight.

From The Score ‘The problem with rugby players in Ireland is that they’re comparing every coach to Joe Schmidt’ Interview

‘The problem with rugby players in Ireland is that they’re comparing every coach to Joe Schmidt’

We caught up with London Irish’s new prop Tom Court to talk about the turmoil in Ulster and the end of his international career.

From The Score Pre-season training just ain’t what it used to be for rugby players Less Is More

Pre-season training just ain’t what it used to be for rugby players

Rob Kearney points out how shorter, sharper sessions are better for everyone.

Thursday 28 August, 2014

From The Score Rob Kearney burned One Direction’s Niall Horan bad on Twitter today Kearnage
From The Score Tomás O’Leary leaving a legacy with London Irish Exiles

Tomás O’Leary leaving a legacy with London Irish

The scrum-half accepts his finest achievements are already behind him, but he’s the leader of a growing Irish movement in the Premiership.

From The Score Sean O’Brien fitter, stronger and not the least bit concerned about his shoulder Tullow Tank

Sean O’Brien fitter, stronger and not the least bit concerned about his shoulder

The flanker is raring to go in a new season after playing only three times in 2014.

Wednesday 27 August, 2014

From The Score Shane Long perfectly executed a Thierry Henry style wrong-foot pass last night Precision This post contains videos

Tuesday 26 August, 2014

From The Score Grigg tears Man United apart again with incredible chested finish One Less Cup

Grigg tears Man United apart again with incredible chested finish

That’s three games without a win for Louis Van Gaal if you’re counting.