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#Up and Running

# up-and-running - Saturday 8 September, 2018

Geordan Murphy makes winning start as Leicester interim boss with dramatic Premiership win

The former Ireland full-back was appointed on an interim basis after the departure of Matt O’Connor.

Connacht get rolling as Boyle brace helps Friend's men to bonus-point win

The western province scored five tries against Zebre to notch their first Pro14 win under Andy Friend.

# up-and-running - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Saracens fight back to make winning start to Premiership title defence

Newcastle led for large periods at Kingston Park, before Sarries showed their power to eek out an opening-weekend win.

McFarland already demanding more of his Ulster players after last-gasp win over Scarlets

The new head coach was pleased to get the win, but knows there’s huge room for improvement.

# up-and-running - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Simon Zebo off to flying start in Top 14 as Racing secure opening weekend win over Toulon

The former Ireland international played 80 minutes at full-back as Racing secured an opening weekend win.

Emery gets first win as Arsenal ride their luck to battle back against West Ham

Danny Welbeck came off the bench to wrap up the points for the Gunners at the Emirates Stadium.

Perfect response from James McClean as Ireland winger scores his first goal for Stoke City

The 29-year-old joined Stoke at the end of July after three seasons at West Brom.

# up-and-running - Friday 17 August, 2018

Sweetnam superb as Munster start season with win over Kidney's London Irish

Johann van Graan’s men opened their campaign with a five-try victory in Cork.

# up-and-running - Sunday 12 August, 2018

Emphatic Liverpool hit West Ham for four as Klopp's men start season in impressive style

It was a comfortable afternoon for Liverpool at Anfield thanks to goals from Mohamed Salah, Daniel Sturridge and a brace from Sadio Mane.

# up-and-running - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Steven Gerrard kicks off Rangers reign with Europa League win

Ibrox was rocking this evening for the new manager’s first competitive game in charge.

# up-and-running - Friday 22 June, 2018

Late goals from big names Coutinho and Neymar hand Brazil first win of the tournament Up And Running This post contains videos

Late goals from big names Coutinho and Neymar hand Brazil first win of the tournament

The Barcelona attacker bagged his second of the competition, before their talisman added another against a dogged Costa Rica side.

# up-and-running - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Cork pushed hard by senior newcomers Tipp in Munster opener

Goals from Bríd O’Sullivan and Hannah Looney saw Cork past Tipp in Ardfinnan.

# up-and-running - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Clare safely book passage to Killarney with convincing win over Limerick

Clare will face Kerry in their Munster SFC semi-final for their third straight year.

# up-and-running - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Galway put five goals past Offaly to open up Leinster SHC round-robin in style

Debutant Brian Concannon bagged 2-1 on his championship debut.

# up-and-running - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Ireland enjoy U17 Euros victory over Denmark

Tottenham forward Troy Parrott scored the winner at St George’s Park this afternoon.

# up-and-running - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Sligo banish demons of 2013 Ruislip defeat to advance to Connacht SFC semi-final

Cathal Corey’s side made light work of London this afternoon.

# up-and-running - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Watch: Three first-half tries give Ireland the dream start at Twickenham Out Of The Blocks This post contains videos

Watch: Three first-half tries give Ireland the dream start at Twickenham

Ringrose, Stander and Stockdale all crossed.

# up-and-running - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Dutch gold! Ireland's bid to reach a fourth World Cup off to the perfect start

Ireland made light work of Netherlands in Harare to continue their winning run.

# up-and-running - Friday 2 March, 2018

Kings slay Dragons in Port Elizabeth to record first ever Pro14 win following 16 defeats Up And Running This post contains videos

Kings slay Dragons in Port Elizabeth to record first ever Pro14 win following 16 defeats

The Southern Kings scored six tries against Dragons to claim their first Pro14 victory.

# up-and-running - Monday 26 February, 2018

Sean O'Brien making strides towards recovery, but Scarlets trip will come too soon

The flanker has not played since December, but is back in non-contact training with Leinster.

# up-and-running - Friday 9 February, 2018

Ireland hang on against 14-man Italy to get Six Nations campaign up and running

Noel McNamara’s side were fortunate to escape with the win having led 31-8 just before half-time.

# up-and-running - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Cork get Division 2 campaign up and running with six point win in Newry

Ronan McCarthy’s side recovered from an opening weekend defeat to Tipperary, beating Down by six points in Newry.

# up-and-running - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Kingston's early goal propels Cork past Kilkenny as Meyler era begins on winning note

Three points separated the sides at the final whistle in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.

# up-and-running - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Ford's reign off to a winning start as Joyce guides Ireland home with classy century

Preparations for the World Cup qualifiers continued in Dubai earlier.

# up-and-running - Saturday 2 December, 2017

Perfect start for Van Graan as Munster make light work of Ospreys in Cork

Sam Arnold, Darren Sweetnam, Chris Cloete, Jack O’Donoghue and Rory Scannell all crossed for the hosts.

# up-and-running - Friday 1 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Despite setbacks, the Poolbeg incinerator is now fully up and running Up And Running

Despite setbacks, the Poolbeg incinerator is now fully up and running

The Dublin Waste to Energy project is a public private partnership between Dublin City Council and recycling and energy company Covanta.

# up-and-running - Saturday 11 November, 2017

New faces make their mark, Ireland's dominance and more Aviva talking points

A thoroughly dominant victory leaves huge grounds for optimism heading into the season ahead.

# up-and-running - Thursday 2 November, 2017

'When you’re not playing it can be tough at times, you’ve got to be patient and bide your time'

Ex-League of Ireland defenders Andy Boyle and Kevin O’Connor both made their first league appearances of the season for Preston North End last night.

# up-and-running - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Ulster end opening game hoodoo, Stockdale stars and more talking points

The northern province beat Wasps 19-9 at Kingspan Stadium on Friday night.

# up-and-running - Thursday 12 October, 2017

'The adrenaline is still pumping through my body just thinking about it'

Sean Maguire has returned to Preston North End on a high after making his senior debut for Ireland.

# up-and-running - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Man United mark Champions League return with comfortable win over Basel

Jose Mourinho’s side will come up against tougher opponents than the Swiss outfit this season.

# up-and-running - Sunday 10 September, 2017

'I was really nervous before this game': Keane relieved to get first Connacht win

The new head coach says his side are making ‘small steps’ in the right direction.

# up-and-running - Friday 1 September, 2017

'It's a nice feeling to get that done in that fashion. I was bloody nervous before the game'

Les Kiss was pleased with his side’s performance tonight, but admits it was far from perfect.

# up-and-running - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Wilson crosses four times as powerful England lay down an early marker

The defending champions scored 10 tries as they eased past Spain in the tournament opener at UCD.

# up-and-running - Saturday 5 August, 2017

Griffiths at the double as Celtic begin new season by routing Hearts

Ireland international Jonny Hayes made his debut off the bench.

# up-and-running - Thursday 3 August, 2017

In the mix! Strong start for Ireland's Leona Maguire at the Women's Open

The Cavan native carded three-under in the opening round, while Olivia Mehaffey is also in action at Kingsbarns.

# up-and-running - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Lukaku bags his first goal for Man United as Valencia sees red Up And Running This post contains videos

Lukaku bags his first goal for Man United as Valencia sees red

The Belgian striker was on target in a 2-1 friendly win over Real Salt Lake.

# up-and-running - Friday 14 July, 2017

Jon Walters bags debut goal for Burnley in win over Shamrock Rovers

Sean Dyche’s men enjoyed a good run-out in their pre-season friendly at Tallaght Stadium.

# up-and-running - Saturday 10 June, 2017

Farrell boots Lions to momentum-boosting victory against Crusaders

Warren Gatland’s men should have won more comfortably as they spurned opportunities.

# up-and-running - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Former Blackpool boss picks up his first win in Irish football at the expense of Bohs

Limerick were 2-1 winners over the Gypsies at Dalymount Park.

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