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#Wasps

# wasps - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Leinster's pack bringing 'a spike' after tough lessons from Munster maul
# Upfront
From The42
# Upfront

Leinster's pack bringing 'a spike' after tough lessons from Munster maul

Oct 10th 2018, 7:00 AM 8,012 Views 23 Comments

James Ryan and his team-mates have a point to prove against Wasps this weekend.

# wasps - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

'It was a very bleak dressing room after... It was just so quiet'
# Bad Memories
From The42
# Bad Memories

'It was a very bleak dressing room after... It was just so quiet'

Oct 9th 2018, 7:30 AM 15,177 Views 31 Comments

Three seasons ago, Leinster were hammered twice by Wasps in Europe.

# wasps - Friday 31 August, 2018

Ex-Ireland U20 captain Annett gets first Premiership start since 2016
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Ex-Ireland U20 captain Annett gets first Premiership start since 2016

Aug 31st 2018, 2:34 PM 6,666 Views 12 Comments

The former Ulster hooker has suffered greatly with injuries in the last year and a half.

# wasps - Monday 27 August, 2018

Irish centre Brendan Macken set to join Declan Kidney's London Irish
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Irish centre Brendan Macken set to join Declan Kidney's London Irish

Aug 27th 2018, 7:00 PM 10,223 Views 0 Comments

The former Leinster midfielder has spent the summer with Leicester Tigers.

# wasps - Friday 24 August, 2018

'A lot changes in a couple of years': Marty Moore eager to impress in Ulster and get back in Ireland pecking order
# Moore The Merrier
From The42
# Moore The Merrier

'A lot changes in a couple of years': Marty Moore eager to impress in Ulster and get back in Ireland pecking order

Aug 24th 2018, 7:01 AM 6,692 Views 14 Comments

Ulster’s new signing will enjoy a sooner-than-expected reunion with his old club Wasps this evening.

# wasps - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Godwin shows he's a 'quality footballer' as Wexford man Boyle impresses
# Standouts
From The42
# Standouts

Godwin shows he's a 'quality footballer' as Wexford man Boyle impresses

Aug 19th 2018, 2:00 PM 8,385 Views 5 Comments

The 21-year-old back row was one of the best players in a big win over Wasps.

# wasps - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Connacht hammer Wasps in encouraging pre-season rout in Athlone
# On Fire
From The42
# On Fire

Connacht hammer Wasps in encouraging pre-season rout in Athlone

Aug 18th 2018, 4:50 PM 13,216 Views 7 Comments

Andy Friend’s men ran in seven tries in an impressive performance at Dubarry Park.

# wasps - Friday 17 August, 2018

Champions Leinster to open European defence against Wasps, Munster begin with trip to Exeter
# Champions Cup
From The42
# Champions Cup

Champions Leinster to open European defence against Wasps, Munster begin with trip to Exeter

Aug 17th 2018, 2:45 PM 18,878 Views 9 Comments

The schedule, dates, and kick-off times for the European pool stages are finally in.

# wasps - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Six-month ban for Johnson after consuming wife's fat-burning supplement
# Horrified
From The42
# Horrified

Six-month ban for Johnson after consuming wife's fat-burning supplement

Jul 26th 2018, 9:46 PM 14,975 Views 7 Comments

The ban has been backdated and the Wasps man will be free to play from the start of the upcoming season.

# wasps - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Young Wasps star ruled out for up to a year after receiving first England call-up
# Jack And The Boks
From The42
# Jack And The Boks

Young Wasps star ruled out for up to a year after receiving first England call-up

May 22nd 2018, 12:49 PM 9,096 Views 17 Comments

Jack Willis sustained significant multi-ligament knee damage during Saturday’s defeat to Saracens.

# wasps - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Record-breaking Farrell stars for Saracens in 90-point Premiership semi-final
# Wasps Stung
From The42
# Wasps Stung

Record-breaking Farrell stars for Saracens in 90-point Premiership semi-final

May 19th 2018, 4:46 PM 19,085 Views 6 Comments

Owen Farrell was successful with all 11 strikes from the tee as his side got the better of Wasps.

# wasps - Monday 14 May, 2018

Gloucester the landing spot for recalled England out-half Cipriani
# Departure
From The42
# Departure

Gloucester the landing spot for recalled England out-half Cipriani

May 14th 2018, 1:48 PM 6,061 Views 9 Comments

Danny Cipriani has kept his hopes of playing in the World Cup in Japan next year alive by joining Gloucester.

# wasps - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Irish centre Brendan Macken to leave Wasps at end of season
# Exit
From The42
# Exit

Irish centre Brendan Macken to leave Wasps at end of season

May 8th 2018, 5:18 PM 16,455 Views 15 Comments

The 26-year-old has been with the Premiership club for three years.

# wasps - Thursday 29 March, 2018

Wasps flanker forced to retire aged 26 after judo injury while training with England
# Retirement
From The42
# Retirement

Wasps flanker forced to retire aged 26 after judo injury while training with England

Mar 29th 2018, 2:48 PM 14,034 Views 8 Comments

Sam Jones underwent a series of operations in an attempt to resume his playing career.

# wasps - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

James Haskell confirms he'll leave Wasps at the end of the season
# Hask
From The42
# Hask

James Haskell confirms he'll leave Wasps at the end of the season

Jan 31st 2018, 11:45 AM 7,832 Views 22 Comments

The England international is considering his options as he prepares to leave the club for a second time.

# wasps - Monday 22 January, 2018

Cold comfort for Ulster as they fall a long way short
# Champions Cup
From The42
# Champions Cup

Cold comfort for Ulster as they fall a long way short

Jan 22nd 2018, 7:42 AM 6,613 Views 10 Comments

Application was the only consolation Rory Best could put a finger on after a sound beating away to Wasps.

# wasps - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Ulster left to lick their wounds, but Stockdale knock won't keep him out of Six Nations
# Painful Exit
From The42
# Painful Exit

Ulster left to lick their wounds, but Stockdale knock won't keep him out of Six Nations

Jan 21st 2018, 7:27 PM 7,645 Views 13 Comments

The 21-year-old international star was forced off in the first half in Coventry, but a dead leg won’t keep him sidelined for long.

Ulster left out in the cold as Wasps win all too comfortably in Coventry
# Sting In The Tail
From The42
# Sting In The Tail

Ulster left out in the cold as Wasps win all too comfortably in Coventry

Jan 21st 2018, 5:11 PM 11,129 Views 32 Comments

Jacob Stockdale hobbled off injured as Ulster found themselves out-muscled and out-played in every department.

As it happened: Wasps vs Ulster, Champions Cup From The42
Live Jan 21st 2018, 2:10 PM

As it happened: Wasps vs Ulster, Champions Cup

Must-win match with Wasps a chance for Ulster to prove a point to themselves
# Champions Cup
From The42
# Champions Cup

Must-win match with Wasps a chance for Ulster to prove a point to themselves

Jan 21st 2018, 7:15 AM 3,433 Views 3 Comments

‘Make sure this is not another false dawn,’ was the forceful message from Rory Best after a sensational win over La Rochelle.

# wasps - Friday 19 January, 2018

Henderson bumped to back row for Ulster's crucial clash with Wasps
# On Your 6
From The42
# On Your 6

Henderson bumped to back row for Ulster's crucial clash with Wasps

Jan 19th 2018, 12:08 PM 5,992 Views 15 Comments

Les KIss has made minimal changes to the team who defeated La Rochelle.

# wasps - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Cheekbone surgery sidelines Gilroy, but Herbst back for Ulster's trip to Wasps
# Champions Cup
From The42
# Champions Cup

Cheekbone surgery sidelines Gilroy, but Herbst back for Ulster's trip to Wasps

Jan 17th 2018, 3:34 PM 3,385 Views 0 Comments

The wing has undergone surgery to have a plate inserted after he was an early casualty in the hard-fought win over La Rochelle.

# wasps - Monday 15 January, 2018

'We've to make sure this is not another false dawn': Best urges Ulster to back up big performance
# Consistency Is Key
From The42
# Consistency Is Key

'We've to make sure this is not another false dawn': Best urges Ulster to back up big performance

Jan 15th 2018, 4:22 AM 3,833 Views 9 Comments

The Ireland captain had to wait a long time to taste victory for Ulster, and he’s intent on repeating the feat on Sunday.

# wasps - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Major coup for Wasps as three-year deal for All Black out-half is confirmed
# Perfect 10
From The42
# Perfect 10

Major coup for Wasps as three-year deal for All Black out-half is confirmed

Jan 11th 2018, 7:54 AM 9,921 Views 3 Comments

Lima Sopoaga has announced he will leave New Zealand later in 2018 and sign for the Premiership side.

# wasps - Sunday 7 January, 2018

First loss in English Premiership since September for Exeter as Saracens close gap
# Across The Water
From The42
# Across The Water

First loss in English Premiership since September for Exeter as Saracens close gap

Jan 7th 2018, 7:35 PM 8,139 Views 2 Comments

Sarries took full advantage of Exeter’s loss to Newcastle.

# wasps - Sunday 10 December, 2017

La Rochelle and Wasps served up a 78-point thriller this afternoon
# That's Entertainment
From The42
# That's Entertainment

La Rochelle and Wasps served up a 78-point thriller this afternoon

Dec 10th 2017, 5:15 PM 11,875 Views 1 Comment

The win leaves the Top 14 leaders with 15 points in Pool 1, seven ahead of second-placed Ulster.

# wasps - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Working with Wasps rugby as a physio and playing with Limerick club as Munster winning hurler
# David Breen
From The42
# David Breen

Working with Wasps rugby as a physio and playing with Limerick club as Munster winning hurler

Nov 21st 2017, 9:39 AM 6,778 Views 0 Comments

Life in England hasn’t stopped David Breen lining out for Na Piarsaigh.

# wasps - Monday 23 October, 2017

England trio Hartley, Hughes and Marler facing bans after European citings
# In The Dock
From The42
# In The Dock

England trio Hartley, Hughes and Marler facing bans after European citings

Oct 23rd 2017, 8:30 PM 8,708 Views 10 Comments

Indiscipline at club level could cost Eddie Jones three players for the November internationals.

# wasps - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Bright clothes, shampoo and ice cream: Why wasps swarm around us at this time every year
# Swarming Around
# Swarming Around

Bright clothes, shampoo and ice cream: Why wasps swarm around us at this time every year

Sep 2nd 2017, 6:30 AM 17,813 Views 18 Comments

“We do a good deal of work in attracting them to us,” Billy Flynn from the Irish Wildlife Trust said.

# wasps - Thursday 1 June, 2017

A doctor has had to come out and warn women not to put wasps' nests on their vaginas
# Oak Galls
From The Daily Edge
# Oak Galls

A doctor has had to come out and warn women not to put wasps' nests on their vaginas

Jun 1st 2017, 2:16 PM 7,798 Views 5 Comments

WHY IS THIS EVEN A THING.

# wasps - Sunday 14 May, 2017

13 reasons why you shouldn't feel bad about the end of the good weather
# Wasps
From The Daily Edge
# Wasps

13 reasons why you shouldn't feel bad about the end of the good weather

May 14th 2017, 6:00 PM 7,356 Views 1 Comment

No need to worry about that summer wardrobe anymore.

# wasps - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

McFadden re-energised by young rivals after 'lost' days of injury and rehab
# Fergie Time
From The42
# Fergie Time

McFadden re-energised by young rivals after 'lost' days of injury and rehab

Apr 5th 2017, 7:00 AM 6,227 Views 3 Comments

“When you’re with the same squad for a long period of time, things can become a tiny bit stale.”

# wasps - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

'Refreshed' Toner unscathed by rare drop out of Ireland XV
# In His Stride
From The42
# In His Stride

'Refreshed' Toner unscathed by rare drop out of Ireland XV

Apr 4th 2017, 7:30 AM 7,192 Views 2 Comments

The big lock was back at the Aviva as Leinster signalled bright days ahead.

# wasps - Monday 3 April, 2017

Analysis: Nacewa's brilliant team try underlines the quality of Leinster's attack
# Precision
From The42
# Precision

Analysis: Nacewa's brilliant team try underlines the quality of Leinster's attack

Apr 3rd 2017, 5:36 PM 14,559 Views 5 Comments

Isa Nacewa’s first-half try highlights many of the positives in Leinster’s attacking play.

Adam Byrne hamstrung for Ospreys, as Kearney undergoes surgery again
# Unstung Heroes
From The42
# Unstung Heroes

Adam Byrne hamstrung for Ospreys, as Kearney undergoes surgery again

Apr 3rd 2017, 1:16 PM 10,109 Views 7 Comments

The fullback has undergone an operation on his bicep.

'Just put the ball down, it's the same points as a big dive'
# Drop
From The42
# Drop

'Just put the ball down, it's the same points as a big dive'

Apr 3rd 2017, 9:48 AM 15,798 Views 16 Comments

Wasps coach Dai Young tried to deflect attention off his player, but there’s no getting away from the Springbok’s howler.

'I'm happy wherever': Carbery refuses to complicate a game played on instinct
# Jc
From The42
# Jc

'I'm happy wherever': Carbery refuses to complicate a game played on instinct

Apr 3rd 2017, 6:26 AM 7,460 Views 12 Comments

The 21-year-old Athy man makes the game look very simple as he glides through defences.

# wasps - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Wasps boss refuses to 'crucify' Willie le Roux for botched swan dive finish against Leinster
# Willie Won't He
From The42
# Willie Won't He

Wasps boss refuses to 'crucify' Willie le Roux for botched swan dive finish against Leinster

Apr 1st 2017, 9:27 PM 19,609 Views 19 Comments

Dai Young felt the occasion got the better of the Premiership leaders.

Cullen: Sexton still primary target despite distraction of 'brave' Carbery
# Hunted
From The42
# Hunted

Cullen: Sexton still primary target despite distraction of 'brave' Carbery

Apr 1st 2017, 7:18 PM 12,390 Views 14 Comments

The Leinster head coach highlighted the ‘grey area’ of tacklers arriving late on his out-half.

Carbery takes command as Leinster see off Wasps in European quarter-final
# Next Stop France
From The42
# Next Stop France

Carbery takes command as Leinster see off Wasps in European quarter-final

Apr 1st 2017, 5:13 PM 31,788 Views 50 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men sealed a semi-final spot with tries from Nacewa, Conan, Henshaw and McFadden.