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#Irish Rugby

# irish-rugby - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge Ireland's tiniest rugby fan nails Ireland's Call and it's adorable Ruggers

Ireland's tiniest rugby fan nails Ireland's Call and it's adorable

Tom has been to more matches than you, and PROUD OF IT.

# irish-rugby - Monday 12 October, 2015

From The42 In pics: Luke Fitzgerald seriously embarrassed himself in front of Rory McIlroy this morning Masterclass This post contains videos

In pics: Luke Fitzgerald seriously embarrassed himself in front of Rory McIlroy this morning

Fitzgerald sent his driver further than the ball.

# irish-rugby - Sunday 4 October, 2015

From The42 Devin Toner's size 16 feet and Jason Flynn needs a date. It's your sporting tweets of the week Tweet Yo'self

Devin Toner's size 16 feet and Jason Flynn needs a date. It's your sporting tweets of the week

Plus Jack McCaffrey roams the streets of Dublin with his new friend.

# irish-rugby - Friday 2 October, 2015

From The42 We'll Leave It There So: Changes for Schmidt and Ireland, Carneiro blasts FA & all today's sport Friday

We'll Leave It There So: Changes for Schmidt and Ireland, Carneiro blasts FA & all today's sport

Meanwhile, Paul Dunne continues to impress at Carnoustie and Fergie and Becks are set to be reunited.

# irish-rugby - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

From The42 Analysis: Canada's poor scrum the ideal opportunity for Healy to blow off the cobwebs Scrum Analysis

Analysis: Canada's poor scrum the ideal opportunity for Healy to blow off the cobwebs

Canada’s weakness in the scrum plays into Ireland’s hands.

# irish-rugby - Friday 11 September, 2015

From The42 A former Irish prop explains just how different tighthead prop is from loosehead Front Row Club

A former Irish prop explains just how different tighthead prop is from loosehead

Court tells The42 why the utility prop is becoming extinct.

# irish-rugby - Sunday 16 August, 2015

From The42 It’s Sunday so here are our favourite sports images from the last week Picture Perfect

It’s Sunday so here are our favourite sports images from the last week

Here’s how the week looked through a lens.

# irish-rugby - Thursday 6 August, 2015

From The42 Quiz: How well do you remember our previous World Cup warm-up games? Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: How well do you remember our previous World Cup warm-up games?

Do you remember the highs and lows of Ireland’s World Cup preparations through the years?

# irish-rugby - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

From The42 The best pics as Ireland's World Cup camp gets into gear at Carton House Picture Perfect

The best pics as Ireland's World Cup camp gets into gear at Carton House

Ireland’s World Cup preparations moved up a notch.

Former England u20 flanker to make Wales debut v Ireland on Saturday

Gloucester’s Ross Moriarty has been handed a test debut.

# irish-rugby - Monday 3 August, 2015

From The42 'The standard of sessions has gone through the roof' - Trimble ready to prove his worth Toe-tal Committment

'The standard of sessions has gone through the roof' - Trimble ready to prove his worth

Schmidt ‘values someone who makes other players look good’.

# irish-rugby - Thursday 23 July, 2015

'It's catching up with football day by day' - Simon Zebo on rugby's expanding wages

Zebo has backed Paul O’Connell to be worth every penny in France.

From The42 'He's tough to please' - Joe Schmidt's high standards don't faze Simon Zebo Out To Impress

'He's tough to please' - Joe Schmidt's high standards don't faze Simon Zebo

Zebo says he’s ready to meet Schmidt’s high standards.

# irish-rugby - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

From The42 Another new contract on the eve of a Rugby World Cup, but Schmidt deal is excellent business Opinion

Another new contract on the eve of a Rugby World Cup, but Schmidt deal is excellent business

The IRFU have made a habit of handing out rewards before the big show, but The Joe Show is a different beast.

# irish-rugby - Saturday 18 July, 2015

From The42 It's Shane 'Shaggy' Horgan's birthday! How well do you know Irish rugby nicknames? Nicknames

It's Shane 'Shaggy' Horgan's birthday! How well do you know Irish rugby nicknames?

Are you the king of zing, or the trout of no craic?

# irish-rugby - Friday 17 July, 2015

From The42 Is this the new Leinster jersey for next season? SWAG

Is this the new Leinster jersey for next season?

A picture of the new jersey has been circulating online.

# irish-rugby - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

From The42 'We're just flat out training' - O'Connell not thinking of World Cup just yet Flat Out

'We're just flat out training' - O'Connell not thinking of World Cup just yet

O’Connell says fitness is the biggest priority at the moment.

# irish-rugby - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

From The42 Zebo not an injury concern despite limping out of training Clean Bill

Zebo not an injury concern despite limping out of training

Ireland reporting no major injury worries after Galway session.

From The42 'It'll be a huge learning curve' - Sevens' sides ready for biggest test yet Road To Rio

'It'll be a huge learning curve' - Sevens' sides ready for biggest test yet

Ireland’s sides continue their Road to Rio this weekend.

From The42 Paul O'Connell reveals the man responsible for bringing him to Toulon So Long Farewell

Paul O'Connell reveals the man responsible for bringing him to Toulon

An old friend from the Lions eventually twisted his arm.

From The42 Leinster confirm two new short term signings as a familiar face returns Done Deal

Leinster confirm two new short term signings as a familiar face returns

Jamie Hagan will return for a third spell with the province.

# irish-rugby - Monday 13 July, 2015

From The42 Ireland name Sevens squads for next round of Olympic qualifiers Road To Rio

Ireland name Sevens squads for next round of Olympic qualifiers

Ireland’s men and women must secure top three finishes in Lisbon.

From The42 IRFU remain tight-lipped on reported €50m Vodafone deal Money Money Money

IRFU remain tight-lipped on reported €50m Vodafone deal

The IRFU won’t comment on record-breaking sponsorship deal.

From The42 'There’s always more for me to do' - Tommy Bowe not content to stand still STIFF COMPETITION

'There’s always more for me to do' - Tommy Bowe not content to stand still

The Ulster winger knows his jersey is never safe.

# irish-rugby - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

From The42 Sky Sports set to miss out on securing Six Nations rights Sky Isn't The Limit

Sky Sports set to miss out on securing Six Nations rights

The BBC and ITV will share coverage of the tournament.

# irish-rugby - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

#ThanksPaulie - Huge poster in Limerick bids farewell to a legend

A touch of class from Limerick’s council.

# irish-rugby - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

From The42 8 front rows or 9? Which props and hookers will make Schmidt's final World Cup squad? Prop Life

8 front rows or 9? Which props and hookers will make Schmidt's final World Cup squad?

Who gets the nod at loosehead and hooker?

# irish-rugby - Monday 29 June, 2015

From The42 Pick the Irish second rows you want to see play at the 2015 Rugby World Cup Locked In

Pick the Irish second rows you want to see play at the 2015 Rugby World Cup

Versatility may be key in the second row.

# irish-rugby - Sunday 28 June, 2015

From The42 Which back row forwards would you bring to the Rugby World Cup? You Decide

Which back row forwards would you bring to the Rugby World Cup?

Our World Cup squad discussion continues into the pack.

# irish-rugby - Saturday 27 June, 2015

From The42 Open thread: Pick your half-backs to travel to the Rugby World Cup Jacks Or Mads?

Open thread: Pick your half-backs to travel to the Rugby World Cup

Time to decide which scrum and out-halves you’d bring to England.

# irish-rugby - Friday 26 June, 2015

You've decided on the back three, now pick your centres travel to the Rugby World Cup

Gordon D’Arcy, Noel Reid and Darren Cave will likely fight over one place.

# irish-rugby - Thursday 25 June, 2015

From The42 On the plane or out in the cold? We assess Ireland's World Cup front row options Front Row Union

On the plane or out in the cold? We assess Ireland's World Cup front row options

11 front rows vying for 9 places in the final squad.

# irish-rugby - Saturday 20 June, 2015

From The42 Women's Sevens to face France in last eight after controversial English defeat Disappointment

Women's Sevens to face France in last eight after controversial English defeat

Ireland weren’t happy with the nature of their defeat.

# irish-rugby - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

From The42 We give our end-of-season report cards to the four Irish provinces Irish Rugby

We give our end-of-season report cards to the four Irish provinces

How did your province rate this season?

# irish-rugby - Friday 29 May, 2015

From The42 There's already one Irishman in the Lions squad for the 2017 tour to New Zealand Appointment

There's already one Irishman in the Lions squad for the 2017 tour to New Zealand

We’re already one up on England, Scotland and Wales.

# irish-rugby - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

From The42 Schmidt: It's great to have Chris Henry back Henry Returns

Schmidt: It's great to have Chris Henry back

Schmidt has been monitoring the player’s comeback.

From The42 5 Irish players who have a big opportunity to impress against the Barbarians Chance To Impress

5 Irish players who have a big opportunity to impress against the Barbarians

A big performance will see these guys back in the hunt for a World Cup spot.

# irish-rugby - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

From The42 10 of the most memorable moments in the Barbarians' history Baa-Baas

10 of the most memorable moments in the Barbarians' history

We look back at some of the best, funniest, and strangest moments from the Baa Baas’ past.

# irish-rugby - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From The42 BOD on board as ambassador for Ireland's 2023 World Cup bid Bod's Bid

BOD on board as ambassador for Ireland's 2023 World Cup bid

Former Tánaiste and Ireland international Dick Spring will chair the board overseeing the bid.

# irish-rugby - Thursday 19 March, 2015

From The42 Nail-biting: 3 times Ireland have been involved in Six Nations final day deciders Close Shaves

Nail-biting: 3 times Ireland have been involved in Six Nations final day deciders

Ireland have mixed experiences when it comes to the Six Nations being decided on points difference