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# guinness-six-nations - Saturday 13 March, 2021

Jones says win over France gives England head start in 2023 World Cup race
# Stolen A March
From The42
# Stolen A March

Jones says win over France gives England head start in 2023 World Cup race

Mar 13th 2021, 10:35 PM 5,707 Views 13 Comments

‘We’re slowly, slowly getting better at getting the right balance in our game between passing, running and kicking,” said the England boss.

# guinness-six-nations - Thursday 11 March, 2021

'A lot of the same players for 5 or 6 years' - Cummings not expecting any surprises from Ireland
# Familiarity Breeds Contempt
From The42
# Familiarity Breeds Contempt

'A lot of the same players for 5 or 6 years' - Cummings not expecting any surprises from Ireland

Mar 11th 2021, 5:41 PM 7,938 Views 7 Comments

The Glasgow lock says Ireland ‘probably haven’t changed much’ and that ‘we know what they’ll bring.’

# guinness-six-nations - Tuesday 2 March, 2021

Scotland’s Six Nations match with France lined up for 26 March
# Finale
From The42
# Finale

Scotland’s Six Nations match with France lined up for 26 March

Mar 2nd 2021, 7:32 PM 6,926 Views 2 Comments

Premiership and Top14 clubs are willing to release their Scotland internationals, per Press Association.

# guinness-six-nations - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Henderson: O'Connell 're-coaching the small things that everyone, in inverted commas, 'already knows''
# Detail
From The42
# Detail

Henderson: O'Connell 're-coaching the small things that everyone, in inverted commas, 'already knows''

Feb 24th 2021, 6:43 PM 9,209 Views 2 Comments

The Ulster captain saluted the coaches behind Ireland’s improved set piece, which has been a rare bright spark in a poor Six Nations to date.

# guinness-six-nations - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Another blow for England as Underhill is withdrawn from 6 Nations squad with hip injury
# Big Loss
From The42
# Big Loss

Another blow for England as Underhill is withdrawn from 6 Nations squad with hip injury

Jan 26th 2021, 1:43 PM 3,930 Views 5 Comments

Wasps’ Jack Willis has been called up to Eddie Jones’ side as a replacement.

# guinness-six-nations - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

Beirne shows up strongly alongside immense Ryan in Ireland's second row
# Fronting Up
From The42
# Fronting Up

Beirne shows up strongly alongside immense Ryan in Ireland's second row

Nov 3rd 2020, 7:00 PM 10,673 Views 5 Comments

The Munster man showed he can win the gainline against France last weekend.

# guinness-six-nations - Monday 2 November, 2020

'It was a missed opportunity. It's a result that will nag at the Ireland players'
# Regrets
From The42
# Regrets

'It was a missed opportunity. It's a result that will nag at the Ireland players'

Nov 2nd 2020, 5:13 PM 25,057 Views 17 Comments

The latest episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra saw the lads dig into events in Paris.

# guinness-six-nations - Saturday 31 October, 2020

'I back the players to feel what's right' - Farrell critical of Ireland's execution
# Decisions
From The42
# Decisions

'I back the players to feel what's right' - Farrell critical of Ireland's execution

Oct 31st 2020, 11:55 PM 19,103 Views 27 Comments

The Ireland head coach was frustrated with his team’s inability to convert visits to the French 22 into points.

Here's what Ireland need to win the Six Nations after England's victory in Rome
# Permutations
From The42
# Permutations

Here's what Ireland need to win the Six Nations after England's victory in Rome

Oct 31st 2020, 6:53 PM 16,852 Views 7 Comments

Eddie Jones’ men scored five tries but didn’t have it all their own way.

Wales' miserable run continues as Scotland end Six Nations with away win
# Tough Watch
From The42
# Tough Watch

Wales' miserable run continues as Scotland end Six Nations with away win

Oct 31st 2020, 4:12 PM 11,639 Views 4 Comments

Gregor Townsend’s men edged it as Wayne Pivac’s difficult start to his tenure continued.

'I remember I was the D team captain. In fourth year, I was sub for the social team'
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

'I remember I was the D team captain. In fourth year, I was sub for the social team'

Oct 31st 2020, 12:11 PM 70,675 Views 23 Comments

Hugo Keenan has been a slow-burning success as he gets set for his second Ireland cap tonight.

# guinness-six-nations - Friday 30 October, 2020

Sexton is 'a role model for me,' says 21-year-old France out-half Ntamack
# Halfbacks
From The42
# Halfbacks

Sexton is 'a role model for me,' says 21-year-old France out-half Ntamack

Oct 30th 2020, 11:45 AM 8,390 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Antoine Dupont is a major threat to Andy Farrell’s Ireland.

# guinness-six-nations - Thursday 29 October, 2020

France move Fickou to wing as 21-year-old Vincent starts against Ireland
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

France move Fickou to wing as 21-year-old Vincent starts against Ireland

Oct 29th 2020, 10:44 AM 11,343 Views 12 Comments

Fullback Anthony Bouthier has been deemed fit to start in Paris.

# guinness-six-nations - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Henshaw and Aki set for titanic midfield battle against Fickou and Vakatawa
# Centres
From The42
# Centres

Henshaw and Aki set for titanic midfield battle against Fickou and Vakatawa

Oct 27th 2020, 12:00 PM 29,814 Views 19 Comments

The Leinster man was sharp off the bench against Italy last weekend.

# guinness-six-nations - Friday 23 October, 2020

'I don't think an exception should be made for Zebo': Watch our Guinness Six Nations virtual preview
# Rugby
From The42
# Rugby

'I don't think an exception should be made for Zebo': Watch our Guinness Six Nations virtual preview

Oct 23rd 2020, 12:39 PM 4,115 Views 0 Comments

Former Ireland rugby internationals Andrew Trimble, Niamh Briggs and Ian Keatley were in top form on Thursday night.

# guinness-six-nations - Friday 16 October, 2020

Get free tickets for our Guinness Six Nations virtual preview with Andrew Trimble tomorrow evening
# Join Us
From The42
# Join Us

Get free tickets for our Guinness Six Nations virtual preview with Andrew Trimble tomorrow evening

Oct 16th 2020, 1:26 PM 1,597 Views 0 Comments

Ian Keatley and Niamh Briggs will also join The42′s Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey ahead of this weekend’s international rugby.

# guinness-six-nations - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Join The42, Andrew Trimble and special guests for our virtual Guinness Six Nations event
# Rugby
From The42
# Rugby

Join The42, Andrew Trimble and special guests for our virtual Guinness Six Nations event

Oct 13th 2020, 12:09 PM 4,716 Views 1 Comment

The panel will chat with our own Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey ahead of Ireland’s penultimate match, which is rescheduled for next weekend.

# guinness-six-nations - Sunday 8 March, 2020

'It’s absolute rubbish' – Jones furious with referee over Tuilagi red
# Red Mist
From The42
# Red Mist

'It’s absolute rubbish' – Jones furious with referee over Tuilagi red

Mar 8th 2020, 11:00 AM 17,517 Views 29 Comments

The England centre was dismissed with six minutes left during the win against Wales at Twickenham.

# guinness-six-nations - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Join The42 for a special Guinness Six Nations event to preview Ireland's clash with France
# A Night In Paris
# A Night In Paris

Join The42 for a special Guinness Six Nations event to preview Ireland's clash with France

Mar 5th 2020, 9:25 AM 18,098 Views 1 Comment

We’re hosting a night of rugby chat at Dublin’s DTwo Bar on Thursday, 12 March.

# guinness-six-nations - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Italy-England Six Nations clash in question as all Italian sport moves behind closed doors until April
# Covid-19
From The42
# Covid-19

Italy-England Six Nations clash in question as all Italian sport moves behind closed doors until April

Updated Mar 4th 2020, 8:35 PM 5,871 Views 9 Comments

All Italian sporting events will be played behind closed doors until at least 3 April.

# guinness-six-nations - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

'He tells the story that I kind of threw him under the bus with ROG, but that's not the case'
# Foot And Mouth
From The42
# Foot And Mouth

'He tells the story that I kind of threw him under the bus with ROG, but that's not the case'

Mar 3rd 2020, 6:04 PM 49,360 Views 6 Comments

Shedding light on 2001′s foot-and-mouth-impacted Six Nations, Eddie O’Sullivan recalls his having to convince Warren Gatland to drop Ronan O’Gara after a Murrayfield disaster.

England without Vunipola due to coronavirus precaution as Wales' Amos prepares for surgery
# Ruled Out
From The42
# Ruled Out

England without Vunipola due to coronavirus precaution as Wales' Amos prepares for surgery

Mar 3rd 2020, 3:31 PM 6,748 Views 1 Comment

The prop recently flew back to England from Tonga, via Hong Kong.

'It's more than rugby, it’s a way of life': Nigel Owens dealing with storms on and off the pitch
# Good Cause
From The42
# Good Cause

'It's more than rugby, it’s a way of life': Nigel Owens dealing with storms on and off the pitch

Mar 3rd 2020, 10:05 AM 4,407 Views 3 Comments

Donating jerseys for flood relief – and why the Guinness Six Nations has a special place in his heart.

# guinness-six-nations - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Biggar emerges as injury doubt for Wales after limping out of Northampton loss to Saracens
# Waiting Game
From The42
# Waiting Game

Biggar emerges as injury doubt for Wales after limping out of Northampton loss to Saracens

Feb 29th 2020, 7:44 PM 5,323 Views 1 Comment

The 30-year-old lasted just 20 minutes into the Saints’ 27-21 defeat by the English champions.

Ireland's Six Nations fixture against France in serious doubt as government announce ban on public gatherings
# Six Nations
From The42
# Six Nations

Ireland's Six Nations fixture against France in serious doubt as government announce ban on public gatherings

Feb 29th 2020, 4:08 PM 51,944 Views 37 Comments

The French government held an exceptional cabinet meeting on Saturday as they seek to halt the spread of the coronavirus.

# guinness-six-nations - Friday 28 February, 2020

'She hugged me and said my story saved her life': Referee Nigel Owens on helping others
# The Line-Out
# The Line-Out

'She hugged me and said my story saved her life': Referee Nigel Owens on helping others

Feb 28th 2020, 3:35 PM 26,325 Views 9 Comments

The well-known Welsh official has used his profile to speak about overcoming difficult situations.

# guinness-six-nations - Thursday 27 February, 2020

5 players we would love to see get their chance for Ireland
# Ratings
From The42
# Ratings

5 players we would love to see get their chance for Ireland

Feb 27th 2020, 11:39 AM 17,992 Views 16 Comments

There is a growing appetite for Andy Farrell to give opportunities to some of the less-experienced members of his Guinness Six Nations squad.

# guinness-six-nations - Monday 24 February, 2020

Can you guess these famous Irish faces’ connection to rugby?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Can you guess these famous Irish faces’ connection to rugby?

Feb 24th 2020, 1:08 PM 1,247 Views 0 Comments

You have to figure out how the likes of Sharon Horgan, Christy Moore and David McWilliams are linked with the sport.

‘I want to win the fight and then go DJ in Ibiza’ - How ex-rugby star Haskell turned to MMA after retirement
# Career Change
From The42
# Career Change

‘I want to win the fight and then go DJ in Ibiza’ - How ex-rugby star Haskell turned to MMA after retirement

Feb 24th 2020, 12:38 PM 142 Views 0 Comments

Having hung up his boots in August, the former England international is preparing for his first professional bout.

# guinness-six-nations - Saturday 22 February, 2020

France remain on course for Six Nations Grand Slam after beating Wales in Cardiff
# Allez Les Bleus
From The42
# Allez Les Bleus

France remain on course for Six Nations Grand Slam after beating Wales in Cardiff

Feb 22nd 2020, 7:15 PM 20,206 Views 56 Comments

Les Bleus claimed a first win on Welsh soil since 2010.

Hogg leads by example as Scotland beat Italy to pick up first Six Nations win
# Defensive Effort
From The42
# Defensive Effort

Hogg leads by example as Scotland beat Italy to pick up first Six Nations win

Feb 22nd 2020, 4:44 PM 10,053 Views 13 Comments

The visitors crossed for three tries at the Stadio Olimpico.

# guinness-six-nations - Monday 17 February, 2020

'By the look of it the lads are loving it': Carbery on the Farrell era, rehab and Ireland's chances
# Rugby
From The42
# Rugby

'By the look of it the lads are loving it': Carbery on the Farrell era, rehab and Ireland's chances

Feb 17th 2020, 9:14 AM 7,656 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland and Munster out-half has been working hard behind the scenes during his latest injury troubles.

Quiz: How well do you know Ireland's rugby rivalry with England?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: How well do you know Ireland's rugby rivalry with England?

Feb 17th 2020, 9:14 AM 26,295 Views 7 Comments

We’re putting your knowledge to the test ahead of their Guinness Six Nations showdown this weekend.

# guinness-six-nations - Sunday 16 February, 2020

Leigh Halfpenny confident Wales can respond to Ireland loss and win Six Nations
# Dublin Hangover
From The42
# Dublin Hangover

Leigh Halfpenny confident Wales can respond to Ireland loss and win Six Nations

Feb 16th 2020, 12:21 PM 7,737 Views 7 Comments

The 2019 champions suffered a 24-14 defeat at Lansdowne Road last weekend.

# guinness-six-nations - Friday 14 February, 2020

England train in front of 10,000 fans at Twickenham ahead of Ireland clash
# Hard At It
From The42
# Hard At It

England train in front of 10,000 fans at Twickenham ahead of Ireland clash

Feb 14th 2020, 5:30 PM 11,945 Views 4 Comments

Eddie Jones’ team have made a mixed start to the Six Nations, losing to France in Paris before overcoming Scotland 13-6.

# guinness-six-nations - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

More out-half woe for Wales as Williams is ruled out for rest of Six Nations
# Short A Few
From The42
# Short A Few

More out-half woe for Wales as Williams is ruled out for rest of Six Nations

Feb 11th 2020, 9:04 PM 9,985 Views 2 Comments

Wales are already without Gareth Anscombe and Rhys Patchell, while Dan Biggar was forced off in the first half against Ireland.

# guinness-six-nations - Monday 10 February, 2020

Another blow for Scotland as Jonny Gray is ruled out for remainder of Six Nations
# Murphy's Law
From The42
# Murphy's Law

Another blow for Scotland as Jonny Gray is ruled out for remainder of Six Nations

Feb 10th 2020, 4:02 PM 3,938 Views 3 Comments

The 25-year-old lock suffered a hand injury during Saturday’s defeat to England.

Farrell releases 13 players back to provinces as 23-man group heads to Cork for camp
# Game Time
From The42
# Game Time

Farrell releases 13 players back to provinces as 23-man group heads to Cork for camp

Feb 10th 2020, 12:39 PM 19,179 Views 30 Comments

Ireland will host an open session in CIT on Thursday.

'I won’t let anything beat me': How one woman overcame setbacks to become a rugby (and bobsleigh) star
# The Line-Out
# The Line-Out

'I won’t let anything beat me': How one woman overcame setbacks to become a rugby (and bobsleigh) star

Feb 10th 2020, 10:03 AM 18,358 Views 0 Comments

Heather Fisher speaks openly about dealing with injury, alopecia and anorexia – then lifting the Women’s Six Nations trophy.

# guinness-six-nations - Thursday 6 February, 2020

WIN: We've got 3 pairs of tickets for Ireland's Six Nations clash with Wales to give away
# Competition
From The42
# Competition

WIN: We've got 3 pairs of tickets for Ireland's Six Nations clash with Wales to give away

Feb 6th 2020, 5:58 PM 5,049 Views 0 Comments

Ireland will be looking for their second win of the championship – and we’ve teamed up with Volkswagen to give away tickets.

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