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#Conor Murray

# conor-murray - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Pick your favourite Try of the Year from IRUPA’s shortlist Beautiful Game This post contains a poll

Pick your favourite Try of the Year from IRUPA’s shortlist

Two Connacht stars and an Ulster wing have been shortlisted by the players union. Who would get your vote?

# conor-murray - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

‘He studies the game unbelievably hard’ – Ireland’s players laud Schmidt

Captain Paul O’Connell says the players’ trust in their head coach has never wavered.

# conor-murray - Monday 23 March, 2015

‘It was just surreal’ – The Irish players experienced the last day drama just like we did

It was an anxious wait for Conor Murray to see if Ireland would retain their title.

# conor-murray - Friday 20 March, 2015

‘You know competitors are looking after themselves’: How Conor Murray approaches a week of training S-and Sea This post contains videos

‘You know competitors are looking after themselves’: How Conor Murray approaches a week of training

The scrum-half has also been known to clear his head with a run on the beach.

# conor-murray - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Two Irish players have made one Australian site’s rugby world XV

The Roar’s team was prompted by a list of the Telegraph’s ‘Top 100 rugby union players’.

# conor-murray - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Conor Murray outlines 5 core elements of his gym routine

The 93 kg scrum-half played every minute of the wins over England and France. Here’s a taster of what it takes to get in that condition.

# conor-murray - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Ireland players are not just robots following Schmidt’s orders — Conor Murray

“Joe does not stop you from backing yourself,” says the star scrum-half.

# conor-murray - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Here’s Conor Murray’s view on the ‘pressure-off’ kick that put Sunday’s game beyond England

Ireland’s play-making number nine is almost completely satisfied with a job well done against England and is ready to get back to work tomorrow.

# conor-murray - Monday 2 March, 2015

Analysis: Robbie Henshaw’s try built on foundation of Irish work rate

We’ve picked apart the build-up to the Connacht man’s wonderful score against England.

# conor-murray - Monday 23 February, 2015

Forget about the records, beating the old enemy is enough motivation for Murray

Victory on Sunday would equal an Irish record for consecutive wins.

# conor-murray - Saturday 21 February, 2015

For many he’s the complete player but Conor Murray wants to add another string to his bow

The scrum-half is continuously working on his kicking.

# conor-murray - Monday 16 February, 2015

Murray maintains Ireland’s need for improvement as build-up to England begins

The scrum-half was happy with his team’s defensive effort against France but says their exiting must be better.

# conor-murray - Monday 9 February, 2015

Fitness ‘won’t be an issue’ for Sexton after three-month absence — Murray

The Munster playmaker felt in good shape against Italy despite the restrictions to his training schedule in the past month.

Analysis: Conor Murray’s score the epitome of a Joe Schmidt team try

Using GIFs, screenshots and videos, we pick apart the first try of Ireland’s Six Nations title defence.

# conor-murray - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Murray glad Ireland’s patience rewarded against stubborn Italians

The Man of the Match admitted there was some rustiness in the backline.

‘It’s been a long road’: Keatley and Murray set to steer Ireland on first step in Championship defence

Munster’s 27-year-old out-half has had to be patient. Today, almost six years since his debut, he makes his Six Nations bow.

# conor-murray - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

No extra pressure on fit-again Conor Murray despite Sexton’s absence

The 25-year-old says he is ‘feeling good again’ and is ‘fit to play’ against Italy on Saturday.

# conor-murray - Monday 2 February, 2015

‘A small degree of doubt’ over Heaslip, but Murray ready to play in Six Nations opener

There was also good news about Dave Kearney and Luke Fitzgerald today.

# conor-murray - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Schmidt hopeful that O’Brien will be ‘involved in first half’ of Six Nations

There was positive news on Conor Murray too, with the Ireland coach ‘quietly confident’ the scrum-half will play against Italy.

# conor-murray - Monday 26 January, 2015

Scrum-half worry for Ireland as Murray set for further scan, Reddan strains ligaments

Lock Dave Foley will also see a surgeon about his wrist this week.

# conor-murray - Thursday 22 January, 2015

O’Brien and Fitzgerald return as Schmidt names 46-man Six Nations squad

Jonathan Sexton is also among the extended squad, despite being ruled out of at least the opening fixture.

# conor-murray - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

CJ Stander ruled out for up to six weeks in latest Munster injury blow

Conor Murray and Simon Zebo are both doubts for this weekend’s clash with Sale Sharks.

# conor-murray - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

# conor-murray - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Munster’s European season crumbles in comprehensive Saracens defeat

Anthony Foley’s men were hugely disappointing against the impressive Premiership side.

# conor-murray - Friday 16 January, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Conor Murray ruled out, the Irish take over Boston and all today’s sport

We’ll also have news of a hole in one for Rory McIlroy and an historic first in the AIL.

Huge loss for Munster as Murray misses make-or-break Saracens clash

Duncan Williams will start at scrum-half for Munster at Allianz Park tomorrow.

# conor-murray - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Paulie’s final stretch, Steph, Del Piero & all today’s sport

Munster face an anxious wait after Conor Murray sits out training while Falcao’s future at United seems far from secure.

Munster awaiting scan result as Conor Murray sits out training with neck injury

The scrum-half is a crucial component of the province’s gameplan, but he is now an injury doubt for the Sarcens fixture.

# conor-murray - Monday 29 December, 2014

Half-term report: Munster lead the way for the Irish provinces

Anthony Foley’s side have been strong in the Pro12 and are still alive in Europe.

# conor-murray - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Murray’s Munster must up physicality to save European season in Clermont

The Ireland scrum-half expects Clermont to operate with more ambition in attack at Stade Marcel Michelin.

# conor-murray - Thursday 27 November, 2014

There are 14 places for backs in Ireland’s World Cup squad, but who’ll get them?

The centre and wing positions look to have the most for Joe Schmidt to think about.

# conor-murray - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Sexton, Kearney and D’Arcy all set for return-to-play protocols

Conor Murray also underwent a Head Injury Assessment during the clash with Australia yesterday.

# conor-murray - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

‘He’s world class’ – Will Genia is ready for battle against Conor Murray

The Aussie scrum-half almost spoke also the player exodus to the northern hemisphere.

# conor-murray - Monday 10 November, 2014

World-class Murray and Sexton underline their importance to Ireland

Numbers nine and 10 were at their very best as Ireland saw off the Springboks in Dublin.

# conor-murray - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

BOD spectre still looms at Carton House 8 months on…

Could the number 13 jersey be retired? Could pigs fly?

# conor-murray - Monday 3 November, 2014

‘We’ve come an awful long way’: Sexton partnership still improving, says Murray

The scrum-half is happy to take on a relatively smaller portion of the responsibility wit Ireland, but the pressure is still on.

# conor-murray - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Analysis: Conor Murray the key man in Munster’s attacking game plan

The 25-year-old scrum-half is being used effectively by Anthony Foley and his coaching staff.

# conor-murray - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Murray, Zebo and Ah You have been hurling at Ireland training in Argentina

Check out the best pics as Joe Schmidt’s men trained at Hurling Club in Buenos Aires yesterday.

# conor-murray - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

‘Completely sick of it’: Murray determined to raise Munster’s form back onto an even keel

The scrum-half says performances like Saturday’s defeat to Ulster are “absolutely not good enough.”

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