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#Ireland

# ireland - Thursday 31 May, 2018

From The42 Schmidt on Carbery move: 'If you're not playing in the position it's hard to develop' Due South

Schmidt on Carbery move: 'If you're not playing in the position it's hard to develop'

The Kiwi has often cited the need for Carbery to play more often at 10, but stressed that he had little to do with the 22-year-old’s move to Leinster’s great rivals.

From The42 Highlights: France come from 12 points down to beat Ireland at U20 World Championship Recap This post contains videos

Highlights: France come from 12 points down to beat Ireland at U20 World Championship

Noel McNamara’s side must now overcome South Africa.

From The42 Crusaders star could still feature against Ireland despite Wallabies omission For Pete's Sake

Crusaders star could still feature against Ireland despite Wallabies omission

Melbourne-born flanker Pete Samu is eligible for Australia but needs NZR’s agreement to play.

# ireland - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

From The42 Three quick-fire French tries keep Ireland from upsetting hosts in U20 World Championship opener Bleu Touchpaper

Three quick-fire French tries keep Ireland from upsetting hosts in U20 World Championship opener

Noel McNamara’s men earned a bonus point in defeat, but must beat South Africa to remain in contention for the semi-finals.

From The42 As it happened: Ireland v France, World Rugby U20 Championship Liveblog

As it happened: Ireland v France, World Rugby U20 Championship

We went minute-by-minute as Noel McNamara’s men began their tough Pool C schedule against the hosts in Perpignan.

4 events for... runners looking for a challenge, supporters looking for a spectacle

As Bruce Springsteen said, “Baby we were born to run.”

From The42 Australia's Reece Hodge believes Ireland are 'the form team in the world' Summer Tests

Australia's Reece Hodge believes Ireland are 'the form team in the world'

The Wallabies face Joe Schmidt’s side in a three-Test series, starting in Brisbane on 9 June.

# ireland - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

From The42 Spain and Romania still not giving up on getting into Ireland's RWC pool Not Over Yet

Spain and Romania still not giving up on getting into Ireland's RWC pool

The fall-out from the Rugby Europe Championship shambles continues.

From The42 Young Munster's Hurley among three new caps for Ireland in U20 championship opener Team-Sheet

Young Munster's Hurley among three new caps for Ireland in U20 championship opener

Harry Byrne will steer the team from out-half against France.

From The42 Coleman laments 'sloppy' Irish performance by the Seine Feeling Les Bleus

Coleman laments 'sloppy' Irish performance by the Seine

‘Very few of us could come out of there with our heads held high.’

From The42 Ireland look towards Australia as Leinster crop hope to bring winning momentum Tourists

Ireland look towards Australia as Leinster crop hope to bring winning momentum

Leinster hooker Sean Cronin is excited to get back into international camp for the next month.

From The42 'I'm going to get very greedy next year': World Cup and everything in between the target for Sean O'Brien Missing Man

'I'm going to get very greedy next year': World Cup and everything in between the target for Sean O'Brien

The back row is having to busy himself with rehab and racing before approaching a comeback in the new season.

# ireland - Monday 28 May, 2018

From The42 As it happened: France v Ireland, international friendly Liveblog

As it happened: France v Ireland, international friendly

France took on Ireland, with Martin O’Neill giving a number of youngsters the chance to impress.

From The Daily Edge 'We watched Ireland rip off one of the chains that tied us to the country that succeeded in shutting women up' A New Ireland

'We watched Ireland rip off one of the chains that tied us to the country that succeeded in shutting women up'

Saturday brought an end to the idea that Irish people are conservative.

From The42 Stuart Olding signs two-year contract with French side Brive New Club

Stuart Olding signs two-year contract with French side Brive

The Irishman will link up with former Ulster second row Jeremy Davidson in France.

# ireland - Saturday 26 May, 2018

From The42 Sensational Arthur Lanigan-O'Keeffe earns gold for Ireland at World Cup Take A Bow

Sensational Arthur Lanigan-O'Keeffe earns gold for Ireland at World Cup

It’s been a brilliant few days for Irish modern pentathletes in Sofia.

# ireland - Thursday 24 May, 2018

From The42 'He's Irish. He plays for Ireland' - Keane responds to West Ham owner's comments on Rice Committed This post contains videos

'He's Irish. He plays for Ireland' - Keane responds to West Ham owner's comments on Rice

Declan Rice’s decision to represent the Boys in Green is ‘pretty straightforward’, according to the assistant boss.

From The42 First senior call-ups for League of Ireland pair as O'Neill confirms squad for upcoming friendlies Friendlies

First senior call-ups for League of Ireland pair as O'Neill confirms squad for upcoming friendlies

Martin O’Neill has announced his final squad as Ireland prepare to France and the United States next week.

From The42 Here are the dates that Euro 2020 matches will be played in Dublin Date For The Diary

Here are the dates that Euro 2020 matches will be played in Dublin

The Aviva Stadium is hosting three group games and a knockout tie in the upcoming European championships.

From The42 Ireland cricket legend Ed Joyce announces his retirement Hanging Up The Bat

Ireland cricket legend Ed Joyce announces his retirement

The 39-year-old is taking up a new role overseeing leadership development and as a batting coach.

# ireland - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

From The42 Strong squad underlines Ireland's chances of series success in Australia Summer Tour

Strong squad underlines Ireland's chances of series success in Australia

Joe Schmidt’s 32-man squad features two uncapped players and a host of proven stars.

From The42 'I'd like to think that I have a lot more to give' - Leinster's Larmour looking up Wonderkid

'I'd like to think that I have a lot more to give' - Leinster's Larmour looking up

The 20-year-old will travel to Australia but hopes to finish his Leinster season with another medal.

From The42 Uncapped Byrne and Beirne in Ireland squad for summer tour to Australia After The Slam

Uncapped Byrne and Beirne in Ireland squad for summer tour to Australia

Also included is John Cooney after an outstanding season for Ulster since winning his first cap last summer.

# ireland - Monday 21 May, 2018

From The42 'I think it’s serious' - Concern for Munster's O'Donoghue after knee injury Concern

'I think it’s serious' - Concern for Munster's O'Donoghue after knee injury

The Munster back row had been pushing for a place on Ireland’s summer tour of Australia.

# ireland - Sunday 20 May, 2018

From The Daily Edge 10 of the worst reviews of Irish landmarks on Trip Advisor 1 Star

10 of the worst reviews of Irish landmarks on Trip Advisor

One guy complained that the Guinness wasn’t as good as his Guinness kegerator Guinness.

From The42 Leinster's Kennedy scores two tries as Ireland win the Moscow 7s Winning Ways

Leinster's Kennedy scores two tries as Ireland win the Moscow 7s

It was an important win for Anthony Eddy’s side on Sunday.

# ireland - Saturday 19 May, 2018

From The42 The Irish cyclist who made history at the Commonwealth Games in Olympic bid Tyrone To Tokyo

The Irish cyclist who made history at the Commonwealth Games in Olympic bid

Marc Potts is building towards qualification for Tokyo 2020, beginning with Rás Tailteann on Sunday.

# ireland - Friday 18 May, 2018

From The42 Robbie Henshaw out for 'a few weeks' but should to be fit for Ireland tour Injury Update

Robbie Henshaw out for 'a few weeks' but should to be fit for Ireland tour

Meanwhile, Johnny Sexton withdrew from the clash with Munster due to calf tightness.

# ireland - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Varadkar warns Theresa May that border solution will be needed soon to avoid hard Brexit

Varadkar said he had yet to see a proposal from London that “remotely approaches” a solution to the border issue with Northern Ireland.

From The42 'They are setting the standard in world rugby, it's not just European rugby' Earlsy

'They are setting the standard in world rugby, it's not just European rugby'

Keith Earls was named Zurich Players’ Player of the Year at last night’s RPI awards in Dublin.

# ireland - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Donald Trump values Doonbeg golf resort at between $25 million and $50 million

Trump also reports $14,184,974 in “golf related revenue” from the course.

From The42 Australian rugby in a negative place ahead of visit of Schmidt's Ireland Down Under

Australian rugby in a negative place ahead of visit of Schmidt's Ireland

The Ireland boss is due to name his touring party next week.

# ireland - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

From The42 Ireland to return to Soldier Field in November for clash with Conor O'Shea's Italy The Rugby Weekend

Ireland to return to Soldier Field in November for clash with Conor O'Shea's Italy

The Six Nations teams will form one part of a triple-header set for the NFL ground.

From The42 Ireland's Sam Bennett sprints to impressive third place finish at stage 10 of the Giro d'Italia Flying High This post contains videos

Ireland's Sam Bennett sprints to impressive third place finish at stage 10 of the Giro d'Italia

The Bora-Hansgrohe rider finished in third place during the six hour stage from Penne to Gualdo Tadino.

# ireland - Monday 14 May, 2018

One million viewers tuned in to watch Eurovision

The final had an average of 690,000 viewers on Saturday night.

Israel calls on Ireland to follow US example and move its embassy to Jerusalem

The United States officially opened its new embassy in Jerusalem today.

From The42 'When I first saw him, he was a string bean. He was tall, he was talented' James Ryan

'When I first saw him, he was a string bean. He was tall, he was talented'

James Ryan has had a sensational season with Leinster and Ireland, and there may be more to come.

# ireland - Sunday 13 May, 2018

From The Daily Edge 12 acts that most Irish people have probably seen live at some point Ireland

12 acts that most Irish people have probably seen live at some point

Sometimes it seems like some of these acts come free with the venue.

From The42 How Jacob Stockdale scored seven tries to break the Six Nations record Try Machine

How Jacob Stockdale scored seven tries to break the Six Nations record

The 22-year-old talks us through each of his tries during Ireland’s Grand Slam run.

# ireland - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Could we do it? People are feeling nervously good about Ireland's chances in tonight's Eurovision Eurosong Fever This post contains videos

Could we do it? People are feeling nervously good about Ireland's chances in tonight's Eurovision

A win may be a big ask, but the signs for a good showing are looking good.