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#CJ Stander

# cj-stander - Monday 24 April, 2017

Ringrose and Stander among final five in the running for European Player of the Year Star Performers This post contains a poll

# cj-stander - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'We said on the pitch afterwards that we aren't going to let this be the full stop'

Simon Zebo believes the best is yet to come from this Munster squad.

# cj-stander - Monday 17 April, 2017

Stander and Scannell boosts for Munster but Conor Murray unlikely to play

Rassie Erasmus said he is confident Murray won’t make a ‘surprise return’ against Saracens.

# cj-stander - Monday 10 April, 2017

CJ Stander doubtful for Munster's Champions Cup semi-final

The Irish international suffered an ankle injury in the quarter-final win over Toulouse.

# cj-stander - Saturday 18 March, 2017

CJ on O'Mahony: 'Throw anything at him, he'll attack it full-on'

The Munster men’s familiarity ensured there was no disruption despite the late back row reshuffle.

# cj-stander - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Stander to the fore as Ireland get back on track with dismantling of Italy

A nine-try victory in Rome brings Ireland back into contention for the Six Nations title.

# cj-stander - Saturday 11 February, 2017

WATCH: Enjoy all nine tries again as Ireland put pitiful Italy to the sword Try Time This post contains videos

WATCH: Enjoy all nine tries again as Ireland put pitiful Italy to the sword

Joe Schmidt’s side pick up the first try bonus point scored in the Six Nations.

Hat-trick hero Stander: 'We need to take every chance at points we get'

The Munster man takes home another man-of-the-match award.

# cj-stander - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

'He was the first guy I looked up to as a youngster': Stander on van der Westhuizen He'll Be Missed This post contains videos

'He was the first guy I looked up to as a youngster': Stander on van der Westhuizen

The late former Springbok captain made quite an impression on the Ireland flanker.

# cj-stander - Monday 6 February, 2017

Irish players top stats for carries, clean breaks and turnovers in opening Six Nations round

CJ Stander, Rob Kearney and Robbie Henshaw racked up some impressive numbers against Scotland, albeit in defeat.

# cj-stander - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

A year on from his Ireland debut, CJ Stander thriving by playing on instinct

The Munster man has made himself an essential component of “the most competitive position in the whole team”.

# cj-stander - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

All Black Saili gives Munster 'something different' as his fitness grows

Rassie Erasmus’ men are looking to secure a home quarter-final at Thomond Park this weekend.

# cj-stander - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'Simon Zebo was trying to make jokes about it, saying that I pay someone!'

CJ Stander continues to earn awards but he’s more focused on maintaining Munster’s momentum.

# cj-stander - Saturday 10 December, 2016

Tigers don't get a sniff as Sweetnam stars in magnificent Munster win

Erasmus’ men never looked in danger with brilliant performances all over the park.

# cj-stander - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Rugby Writers' Player of the Year Stander says the best is yet to come

The Munster back row was rewarded for a remarkable season yesterday.

# cj-stander - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

CJ Stander is the RWI Player of the Year after making a big impact on the international stage

The South African-born back row has led Munster and contributed three tries in 10 Tests for his adopted country.

# cj-stander - Thursday 24 November, 2016

'It's another opportunity to invest in Garry Ringrose': Schmidt signals long-term faith in young centre

The Leinster tyro will start his first senior match in the 12 jersey against the Wallabies.

# cj-stander - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Modified training for Simon Zebo as concussion concerns continue along protocols

The wing will have to prove his fitness by Thursday to be considered for a starting role against the Wallabies.

# cj-stander - Monday 21 November, 2016

Henshaw and Sexton ruled out of Australia Test with injury

Henshaw has returned home after a meeting with Ireland’s medical team today.

# cj-stander - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Sexton, Henshaw, Stander and Kearney doubts for Australia clash

Joe Schmidt says the Ireland out-half has a hamstring issue.

# cj-stander - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Analysis: CJ Stander leads the way in Ireland's vicious ruck effort

Devin Toner and Jamie Heaslip were typically busy after the tackle.

# cj-stander - Sunday 6 November, 2016

'For me and the Munster boys, to be at the front of that was big' - Stander

CJ Stander said Ireland’s response to the haka was an emotional moment.

# cj-stander - Saturday 5 November, 2016

These 4 tries helped Ireland to a historic win in Chicago Video This post contains videos

These 4 tries helped Ireland to a historic win in Chicago

Joe Schmidt’s side have established a healthy lead over the All Blacks.

# cj-stander - Thursday 3 November, 2016

'80 minutes of hard work and smashing' Kiwis ahead for Ireland's back row

CJ Stander is ready to put in a big, big shift in Chicago.

# cj-stander - Monday 24 October, 2016

'That's the way we can rebuild Munster to where it was' - Erasmus

CJ Stander said the grief over Anthony Foley’s death drove the province to success against Glasgow.

# cj-stander - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Munster boys become men to deliver performance Axel would be proud of

‘It was a privilege to experience what we’ve experienced here.’

# cj-stander - Sunday 9 October, 2016

CJ Stander rallies the Munster troops after reality check, calling for 'bitterness' in Paris

Ireland international urges team-mates to learn from mistakes ahead of Champions Cup campaign.

# cj-stander - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Destruction derby: Munster coming to lay down a physical marker against Leinster

CJ Stander ready for a back-row battle against his international team-mates.

# cj-stander - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Munster and Connacht players rack up impressive stats in Pro12 wins

Conor Murray, CJ Stander and Ultan Dillane feature prominently in the Guinness Pro12 data.

# cj-stander - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Murray's return a boost with Munster eager to rebound from Cork defeat

Keith Earls is at 13 in an exciting backline, while Munster have picked a muscular pack for the Dragons.

# cj-stander - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Munster set to be without Francis Saili for rest of year

Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus has already moved to bring in South African centre Jaco Taute.

# cj-stander - Friday 9 September, 2016

Keatley looks to control Munster as Stander makes provincial return

Rassie Erasmus will hope to see more of, and more from, Munster’s attacking this evening.

# cj-stander - Monday 20 June, 2016

Vermeulen top of Springbok injury concerns ahead of series-deciding third Test

The dramatic comeback against Ireland could have come at a cost.

# cj-stander - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Ireland 'disappointed' with Stander's ban but appeal is unlikely as second Test looms

The long disciplinary hearing has worked against the Ireland flanker, says Richie Murphy.

# cj-stander - Monday 13 June, 2016

CJ Stander handed one-week ban after lengthy disciplinary hearing in Johannesburg

The powerful Munster man will miss the second Test of Ireland’s tour in South Africa, but will be back for the encounter in Port Elizabeth.

# cj-stander - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Stander red-card hearing adjourned until tomorrow after five-hour deliberation

The Ireland back row must anxiously wait to learn his fate.

# cj-stander - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Stander facing a hearing but Schmidt says red card was 'very, very harsh'

The Ireland head coach was proud of an ‘incredible collective effort’ from his side.

Red card be damned! Incredible Irish effort earns first-ever win in South Africa

Despite losing CJ Stander mid way through the first half, Ireland carved out a win in Cape Town.

VIDEO: Did CJ Stander deserve to see red for this incident against South Africa?

The Munster man has been dismissed.

# cj-stander - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Ireland back their adopted South Africans to show Boks what they’re missing

Forwards coach Simon Easterby played on Ireland’s 2004 tour to South Africa.

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