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# tackling - Monday 2 December, 2019

Leinster's Connors has made 48 tackles and missed zero in his last two games
# Chop Tackle
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# Chop Tackle

Leinster's Connors has made 48 tackles and missed zero in his last two games

Dec 2nd 2019, 12:00 PM 35,535 Views 30 Comments

The Kildare man has delivered a masterclass in effective low tackling.

# tackling - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Analysis: Why James Ryan is already one of the first names on Ireland's team sheet
# Complete
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# Complete

Analysis: Why James Ryan is already one of the first names on Ireland's team sheet

Nov 11th 2018, 5:26 PM 34,846 Views 28 Comments

The 22-year-old second row delivered another superb performance against Argentina.

# tackling - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Fit and firing Josh van der Flier looking to play 'old-school seven role'
# Jvdf
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# Jvdf

Fit and firing Josh van der Flier looking to play 'old-school seven role'

Oct 31st 2018, 7:00 PM 9,425 Views 18 Comments

The 25-year-old has returned from a long-term ACL injury in impressive fashion.

# tackling - Saturday 30 September, 2017

Poll: Should tackling be banned in schools?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Should tackling be banned in schools?

Sep 30th 2017, 10:30 AM 17,933 Views 94 Comments

What do you think? Is rugby too dangerous for children and young people?

Pressure mounts on rugby chiefs as academics call for school scrums to be banned
# Spinal Injuries
# Spinal Injuries

Pressure mounts on rugby chiefs as academics call for school scrums to be banned

Sep 30th 2017, 9:15 AM 11,899 Views 47 Comments

A leading expert says young people are at greater risk of concussion and brain injury.

# tackling - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

This Irish college is tackling a major problem with cybercrime
# Safety First
# Safety First

This Irish college is tackling a major problem with cybercrime

Jun 14th 2016, 6:10 AM 15,483 Views 19 Comments

A talent gap exists in the area and IT Carlow claims to have the first Irish course dedicated to tackling it.

# tackling - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Poll: Should tackling be banned in youth rugby?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should tackling be banned in youth rugby?

Mar 8th 2016, 8:17 AM 23,381 Views 67 Comments

Doctors in Tallaght have discovered an unusual type of injury suffered by teenage rugby players.

# tackling - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Jonathan Sexton: 'You can't play rugby without tackling, then it's not rugby'
# In The Game
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# In The Game

Jonathan Sexton: 'You can't play rugby without tackling, then it's not rugby'

Mar 2nd 2016, 11:10 AM 7,757 Views 30 Comments

The Ireland out-half was a bit perplexed by the notion that tackling could be banned from schools rugby.

Doctors call for a ban on tackling in youth rugby
# Concussion
# Concussion

Doctors call for a ban on tackling in youth rugby

Mar 2nd 2016, 8:34 AM 23,877 Views 196 Comments

“The majority of all injuries occur during contact or collision, such as the tackle and the scrum,” the letter said.

# tackling - Thursday 14 January, 2016

The Seahawks are using a new 'rugby' style of tackling, and it could change the NFL
# NFL
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# NFL

The Seahawks are using a new 'rugby' style of tackling, and it could change the NFL

Jan 14th 2016, 9:01 AM 13,783 Views 17 Comments

The Legion of Boom have been watching some Pro12.

# tackling - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Toner: 'Iain Henderson is playing brilliantly well, so I've got to front up'
# Beanstalk
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# Beanstalk

Toner: 'Iain Henderson is playing brilliantly well, so I've got to front up'

Sep 26th 2015, 12:46 PM 12,953 Views 10 Comments

Joe Schmidt has given the second row a prime opportunity to impress against Romania.

# tackling - Saturday 22 August, 2015

US, UK and French leaders are all praising their citizens for stopping the train gunman
# Paris
# Paris

US, UK and French leaders are all praising their citizens for stopping the train gunman

Aug 22nd 2015, 1:44 PM 17,719 Views 69 Comments

The train was carrying 554 passengers.

# tackling - Monday 16 June, 2014

Rugby technique: When good chop tackles go bad
# No Arms
From The42
# No Arms

Rugby technique: When good chop tackles go bad

Jun 16th 2014, 6:10 PM 10,217 Views 7 Comments

Matías Cortese was yellow carded for a dangerous tackle against Ireland on Saturday.

# tackling - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Kompany vows to maintain tough-tackling approach, considers appealing ban
# No Apologies
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# No Apologies

Kompany vows to maintain tough-tackling approach, considers appealing ban

Jan 13th 2013, 9:59 PM 996 Views 2 Comments

The defender also refused to blame the referee.