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#Ian Madigan

# ian-madigan - Today’s News


# ian-madigan - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Meerkats, mistresses and Robbie Henshaw’s carb mountain: This RWC angelus parody is perfect BONG This post contains videos

Meerkats, mistresses and Robbie Henshaw’s carb mountain: This RWC angelus parody is perfect

Also featuring what can only be a further sneak peak at George Hook’s erotic novel.

# ian-madigan - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Ian Madigan has been practicing for scrum-half duties on his own all summer

Joe Schmidt sounded the utility back out about the possibility of covering an extra position last season.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Madigan as 9 cover ‘wouldn’t be beyond our decision making process’ – Schmidt

Meanwhile, Ireland’s coach pointed to several versatile options in the front row.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Madigan: ‘I’m picked to play because the coach believes my instincts are good’

The Ireland international sat down with The42 to talk about GAA, analysis and kicking.

# ian-madigan - Monday 17 August, 2015

‘I’ve been working really hard with Joe’ – Madigan delivers against Scots

Ireland’s out-half provided some moments of brilliance during Saturday’s win in Dublin.

# ian-madigan - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Ian Madigan thanks Kilmacud Crokes after this delicious cross-field kick

The Ireland out-half set up Luke Fitzgerald with a sublime touch of the boot.

# ian-madigan - Saturday 15 August, 2015

‘He gave the players around him a real confidence’ – Schmidt on Zebo

The Ireland head coach was similarly pleased with Ian Madigan’s display at out-half.

# ian-madigan - Monday 3 August, 2015

Avoiding the dreaded ‘undercooked’ tag and 3 big wishes ahead of Ireland’s RWC warm-up fixtures

The World Cup is just around the corner and nerves are jangling.

# ian-madigan - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Ian Madigan: ‘I’ve always had the view that I’m competing against myself’

Madigan says he has to give it “absolutely everything” this pre-season.

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.

# ian-madigan - Friday 29 May, 2015

McGrath escapes citing after knee offence to relieve World Cup fears

Ian Madigan has also escaped any sanctions for his use of the boot on Konstantin Mikautadze.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Schmidt’s Ireland lose out to entertaining Barbarians in Limerick

The invitational side were deserved winners at Thomond Park.

# ian-madigan - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Here’s Joe Schmidt’s Ireland team to face the Barbarians tomorrow

Colm O’Shea gets a shot at the 13 shirt, while Ian Madigan is given the nod at out-half.

# ian-madigan - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Missing out on Pro12 play-offs is ‘unacceptable’ for Leinster – Madigan

The Leinster out-half says Matt O’Connor’s men will take positives from the season too.

# ian-madigan - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Everything Leinster fans wanted to see from Ian Madigan at 10 this season was on show today

He kicked well, he sniped shrewdly and he put team-mates into space.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 7 May, 2015

Five changes for Leinster as O’Connor’s men look to salvage season

Ian Madigan is back at inside centre, while Ireland wing Dave Kearney returns in the back three.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Against Habana, you have to expect him to attempt an intercept — Bowe on Leinster heartbreak

The Ulster wing is fond of turning defence in to seven points himself, so here’s how he viewed the decisive score in Sunday’s semi-final.

# ian-madigan - Monday 20 April, 2015

Sexton alone not enough to restore Leinster to right side of ‘the fine margins’

The eastern province are becoming accustomed to dogfights, but have the pedigree to be so much better.

# ian-madigan - Sunday 19 April, 2015

‘It’s not down to one player’ – Leinster support Madigan after intercept pass

The inside centre had a long pass picked off by Bryan Habana for a crucial try in extra time.

Yellow for Ali and more talking points after Leinster lose to Toulon

Leinster’s concession of 10 points when Toulon were down to 14 men was costly.

Extra-time heartbreak for Leinster as Habana try wins it for Toulon

Bryan Habana intercepted an Ian Madigan pass to send Toulon on to face Clermont in the final.

# ian-madigan - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

‘Leinster the only club he’d come back to’: Madigan would welcome Nacewa with open arms

The goal-kicker hailed the Aucklander as the biggest influence on his game.

Madigan’s place-kicking deciding games for O’Connor’s Leinster

The centre’s goal-kicking guided Leinster to another Champions Cup win last weekend.

# ian-madigan - Saturday 4 April, 2015

‘Our season rode on this’: 18-point Madigan believes in Leinster pedigree

With their Pro12 chances in doubt, Leinster are hoping to make a big push in Europe.

As it happened: Leinster v Bath, Champions Cup quarter-final

Peter Stringer was back on Lansdowne Road hoping to force Leinster out of Europe.

# ian-madigan - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

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Watch the in-depth Setanta Sports interview with Peter Stringer and Ian Madigan

Joe Molloy spoke to the Ireland internationals ahead of this weekend’s Champions Cup quarter-final between Leinster and Bath.

Modest McGregor? Here are 12 of our favourite sports-related April Fools’ stories

Meanwhile, Ian Madigan is making a shock return to Kilmacud Crokes according to, erm, us?

# ian-madigan - Sunday 29 March, 2015

‘Myself and Johnny would probably have been the fall guys’ – Madigan on tense Six Nations finale

“Obviously the way sports people are, you like to take responsibility.”

# ian-madigan - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Leinster coach O’Connor: ‘We’re not worried about trophies at the moment’

The eastern province face Glasgow Warriors tomorrow in what looks like a must-win fixture.

Madigan back at 12 as Leinster make seven changes for Glasgow clash

Expect to see plenty of international experience in the RDS tomorrow evening.

# ian-madigan - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Ireland international Jackson to make his Ulster return against Munster A

The 23-year-old hasn’t played under Joe Schmidt since last year’s Six Nations.

# ian-madigan - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

15 signs you’re a hardcore schools rugby fan

Ahead of today’s big games, we pay tribute to the supporters who follow their young counterparts avidly.

# ian-madigan - Friday 13 March, 2015

Madigan: ‘ROG always stepped up to the plate and he always executed too’

The Leinster out-half explains what goes into being a replacement in Joe Schmidt’s match day 23.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 12 March, 2015

‘I think Johnny Sexton is the in-form fly-half in the world’ – Madigan

The Leinster man is playing second fiddle to Sexton at the moment with Ireland.

# ian-madigan - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Schmidt with tight selection calls to make ahead of Six Nations opener

There is uncertainty over the back row, out-half, left wing, centres and tighthead prop.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Schmidt errs towards caution with Sexton after concussion issues

Meanwhile, the Ireland head coach is pleased with Luke Fitzgerald’s recent form.

# ian-madigan - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Two Irishman have made the longlist for European Rugby Player of the Year

But they were the only two players from the Pro12 to be included.

# ian-madigan - Saturday 24 January, 2015

Madigan: ‘There have been times when I’ve thought I’m better than I actually was’

The Leinster man sat down with The42 to talk about his work with sports psychologist Enda McNulty.

# ian-madigan - Monday 12 January, 2015

Leinster wary of wounded animal as focus turns to weakened Castres

The French side were hammered by Stade Français over the weekend.

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