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#starter for 10

# starter-for-10 - Thursday 27 July, 2017

'There's a limited amount of time you can do this for, so we put in the effort'

Ireland out-half Nora Stapleton is putting in the hours to ensure rugby flourishes at root and branch in this country.

# starter-for-10 - Monday 1 May, 2017

Carbery days long gone, so Tullamore man Joyce calmly takes the reins for 'Tarf

The out-half suffered more painful blows than being left out of a starting line-up last year.

# starter-for-10 - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

From The Daily Edge Monkman was of course the star of the University Challenge final, even though he didn't win Starter For 10

# starter-for-10 - Monday 12 December, 2016

Surgery to be considered for Carbery as Leinster place faith in Ross Byrne

Rob Kearney is also a doubt for the return clash with Saints, but Sean O’Brien looks set to shake off his neck stiffness.

# starter-for-10 - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

New Connacht 10 Boshoff 'ready to go' for debut against Cardiff

‘He needs to get out and play a game,’ says head coach Pat Lam.

# starter-for-10 - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

'Johnny Sexton will be 100% fit to face the All Blacks' - Leinster coach Lancaster

The out-half only played 40 minutes of Leinster’s loss to Montpellier and had taken a back seat on goal-kicking.

# starter-for-10 - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Jackie Tyrrell: When I was 18 or 19, I would have been happy to be Kilkenny waterboy

Tyrrell pays tribute to Br Damien Brennan as he targets Cats comeback and his own décima in 2016.

# starter-for-10 - Friday 16 October, 2015

Tentative steps for Sexton on Captain’s Run with a difference for Ireland

The out-half looks like a man ready to start on Sunday, but is minding his adductor.

# starter-for-10 - Friday 9 October, 2015

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# starter-for-10 - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

England set to omit in-form Cipriani from Rugby World Cup squad -- reports

George Ford and Owen Farrell are Lancaster’s immovable 10s.

# starter-for-10 - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Beauden Barrett’s back! And that’s good news for NZ chances in two World Cups

Otere Black will land in Italy in good time to face Ireland in the JWC.

# starter-for-10 - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Horne steps in for suspended Russell as Scotland name side for pivotal Italy clash

Vern Cotter has made two enforced and two tactical changes for Saturday’s meeting with the Azzurri.

# starter-for-10 - Saturday 3 January, 2015

That Madigan magic and more talking points from Leinster's win over Ulster

Ulster go back up the M1 licking their wounds while Leinster end the seasonal inter-pros in the playoff places.

# starter-for-10 - Monday 3 November, 2014

Sexton injury 'nothing of concern' for Ireland, but Best joins Ross as a front row doubt

Ireland had an agreement with Racing Metro to limit the number 10′s game time on Saturday.

# starter-for-10 - Thursday 17 April, 2014

'It's another world out there', but Murray ready to fill Munster's number 10 jersey if needed

Injury to JJ hanrahan means that Munster have no recognised back-up at out-half, but the scrum-half is confident he could temporarily fill the void.

# starter-for-10 - Friday 28 February, 2014

Opinion: No debate over starting 10, Italy Test calls for Jackson

The young out-half is an unfairly maligned character after rising to the top of his profession early.

# starter-for-10 - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Racing rule Sexton out of Italy game, IRFU say he might still make it

The French club say ligament damage will require between ’10 days and six weeks’ recovery time.

# starter-for-10 - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

‘This will define our season’, says Gopperth ahead of trip to Castres

Leinster’s out-half insists he’s happy to be kept guessing in his out-half battle with Ian Madigan.

# starter-for-10 - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Jackson wants chance to show versatility for Ireland

The Ulster man is standing up for himself after disappointment in November.

# starter-for-10 - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

New kid: Jackson ready to kick on with international career

Ireland’s youngest ever professional out-half is showing no signs of creaking under pressure.