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Dublin: -1°C Tuesday 2 March 2021

#All-Ireland League

# all-ireland-league - Thursday 28 January, 2021

IRFU cancel All-Ireland leagues for 2020-21 season due to Covid-19
# PULL THE PLUG
# PULL THE PLUG

IRFU cancel All-Ireland leagues for 2020-21 season due to Covid-19

Jan 28th 2021, 3:25 PM 17,017 Views 19 Comments

The women’s interprovincial series has also been cancelled.

# all-ireland-league - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Modified club rugby season to kick off in September
# Competition Stage
# Competition Stage

Modified club rugby season to kick off in September

Jun 11th 2020, 1:17 PM 5,786 Views 2 Comments

‘A specific date will not be issued until further clarity is available and will remain subject to change.’

# all-ireland-league - Saturday 16 May, 2020

'From the kick-off, they decided to start a schemozzle. That suited us'
# AIL Legends
# AIL Legends

'From the kick-off, they decided to start a schemozzle. That suited us'

Updated May 16th 2020, 12:20 PM 31,192 Views 27 Comments

Ger Earls was a key part of Young Munster’s AIL success in 1993 after joining from Thomond.

# all-ireland-league - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

'They can look back with pride... their effort wasn't null and void'
# Unbeaten
# Unbeaten

'They can look back with pride... their effort wasn't null and void'

Mar 31st 2020, 3:31 PM 7,591 Views 7 Comments

Defending champions Cork Con ended an unbeaten season with 14 wins from 14 in the AIL.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 28 February, 2020

Limerick derby kicks-off another busy weekend of AIL action on Friday night
# Preview
# Preview

Limerick derby kicks-off another busy weekend of AIL action on Friday night

Feb 28th 2020, 7:14 PM 4,229 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, table-toppers Cork Con visit struggling Dublin University.

# all-ireland-league - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Leaders Cork Con extend their 100% campaign, and the rest of the weekend's AIL action
# All-Ireland League
# All-Ireland League

Leaders Cork Con extend their 100% campaign, and the rest of the weekend's AIL action

Feb 23rd 2020, 12:21 PM 6,109 Views 1 Comment

Wins for Dublin University, Garryowen, Young Munster and UCD in Division 1A this weekend.

# all-ireland-league - Monday 3 February, 2020

AIL influence serves Ireland U20s well as McNamara looks for more
# U20 RUGBY
# U20 RUGBY

AIL influence serves Ireland U20s well as McNamara looks for more

Feb 3rd 2020, 6:45 AM 6,025 Views 2 Comments

“Without it, the 20s would be in serious strife”

# all-ireland-league - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Bradley outlines frustration with IFA over rejection of all-island league
# DISAPPOINTED
# DISAPPOINTED

Bradley outlines frustration with IFA over rejection of all-island league

Dec 3rd 2019, 10:55 PM 4,650 Views 4 Comments

The Shamrock Rovers manager believes the association should have been more open to the idea.

# all-ireland-league - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Two tries from Poland help UCC stay top of the table, while Cork Con outgun Lansdowne
# Roundup
# Roundup

Two tries from Poland help UCC stay top of the table, while Cork Con outgun Lansdowne

Oct 19th 2019, 8:23 PM 7,106 Views 6 Comments

Catch up on all of Saturday’s action from the All-Ireland League.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 4 October, 2019

Munster derby the headline act on opening weekend of All-Ireland League season
# AIL Preview
# AIL Preview

Munster derby the headline act on opening weekend of All-Ireland League season

Oct 4th 2019, 5:37 PM 6,961 Views 11 Comments

The 2019/20 Energia All-Ireland League gets underway this weekend.

# all-ireland-league - Monday 22 July, 2019

Friday nights and double-headers feature strongly in next season's AIL fixture list
# Domestic Matters
# Domestic Matters

Friday nights and double-headers feature strongly in next season's AIL fixture list

Jul 22nd 2019, 5:03 PM 5,437 Views 0 Comments

The new campaign gets underway on 4 October.

# all-ireland-league - Thursday 18 July, 2019

AIL players link up with Leinster as Cullen boosts pre-season squad
# Club Rugby
# Club Rugby

AIL players link up with Leinster as Cullen boosts pre-season squad

Jul 18th 2019, 2:44 PM 11,810 Views 5 Comments

Tony Ryan, Rowan Osborne and David Aspil have been training with Leo Cullen’s squad.

# all-ireland-league - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Two November Tests and extended inter-pros in Ireland Women's 13-month plan
# World Cup Target
# World Cup Target

Two November Tests and extended inter-pros in Ireland Women's 13-month plan

Jul 16th 2019, 5:27 PM 3,446 Views 7 Comments

The plan aims to have Ireland in ideal shape for the World Cup Qualifiers in September 2020.

# all-ireland-league - Monday 15 July, 2019

FAI open to All-Ireland league 'if it's the right thing for clubs'
# New Era
# New Era

FAI open to All-Ireland league 'if it's the right thing for clubs'

Jul 15th 2019, 12:02 AM 5,591 Views 6 Comments

Kieran Lucid’s plan received positive feedback at a two-day National League strategic planning convention at the weekend.

# all-ireland-league - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

IRFU secures new five-year sponsorship deal for All-Ireland League
# Domestic Matters
# Domestic Matters

IRFU secures new five-year sponsorship deal for All-Ireland League

Jun 26th 2019, 1:08 PM 7,399 Views 5 Comments

Energia are also coming on board to sponsor the Women’s AIL on a long-term agreement.

# all-ireland-league - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Cork Con bullish approaching AIL final with revamped style and 'Stockdale 2.0' in Sean French
# White Heat
# White Heat

Cork Con bullish approaching AIL final with revamped style and 'Stockdale 2.0' in Sean French

May 2nd 2019, 6:55 AM 6,269 Views 1 Comment

Entering their fourth consecutive final, the Cork club look in rude attacking health.

# all-ireland-league - Saturday 27 April, 2019

Clontarf end Lansdowne's AIL reign to book Aviva Stadium return
# All-Ireland League
# All-Ireland League

Clontarf end Lansdowne's AIL reign to book Aviva Stadium return

Apr 27th 2019, 5:00 PM 7,102 Views 2 Comments

Cork Con host Dublin University in the second semi-final on Sunday.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 26 April, 2019

Lansdowne bid for dramatic turnaround, exams hamper Trinity as AIL enters semi-final stage
# Cup Rugby
# Cup Rugby

Lansdowne bid for dramatic turnaround, exams hamper Trinity as AIL enters semi-final stage

Apr 26th 2019, 4:25 PM 6,070 Views 1 Comment

Clontarf and Cork Con will hope to advance to next week’s decider in front of their home fans.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 12 April, 2019

Key clashes at the top and bottom as AIL season enters final weekend
# Domestic Matters
# Domestic Matters

Key clashes at the top and bottom as AIL season enters final weekend

Apr 12th 2019, 5:01 PM 4,441 Views 6 Comments

Here is what on the line in Division 1A this weekend.

# all-ireland-league - Sunday 7 April, 2019

'I missed my chance and my dream of professional rugby was slipping away'
# Starting At Zero
# Starting At Zero

'I missed my chance and my dream of professional rugby was slipping away'

Apr 7th 2019, 8:00 PM 46,413 Views 9 Comments

After falling out of the Leinster academy system, Peter Sullivan has bounced back from a potentially fatal career setback to lead the All-Ireland League try-scoring charts this season.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 5 April, 2019

Relegation-threatened Limerick clubs set for crucial Friday night derby
# AIL Preview
# AIL Preview

Relegation-threatened Limerick clubs set for crucial Friday night derby

Apr 5th 2019, 4:23 PM 7,228 Views 3 Comments

Another big weekend of AIL action kicks off with the clash of Young Munster and Shannon at Tom Clifford Park.

# all-ireland-league - Thursday 4 April, 2019

High-flying Trinity see off UCD to retain Colours title for first time since 1996
# Bragging Rights
# Bragging Rights

High-flying Trinity see off UCD to retain Colours title for first time since 1996

Apr 4th 2019, 10:46 PM 7,700 Views 0 Comments

The win puts Dublin University within a point of a historic semi-final place.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 8 March, 2019

The top two headline this weekend's AIL action in a repeat of last season's final
# Preview
# Preview

The top two headline this weekend's AIL action in a repeat of last season's final

Updated Mar 8th 2019, 7:00 PM 4,397 Views 2 Comments

Cork Constitution will be missing in-form teenager Sean French for Lansdowne’s visit to Temple Hill.

# all-ireland-league - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Moynihan kicks 14 points as Cork Con see past Clontarf, while Dublin University edge UCC
# Roundup
# Roundup

Moynihan kicks 14 points as Cork Con see past Clontarf, while Dublin University edge UCC

Feb 16th 2019, 10:11 PM 9,223 Views 1 Comment

A round-up of today’s AIL Division 1A action.

# all-ireland-league - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Cork Con take big step towards semi-final place, while Terenure get boost in relegation battle
# Wrap
# Wrap

Cork Con take big step towards semi-final place, while Terenure get boost in relegation battle

Jan 26th 2019, 10:22 PM 7,229 Views 1 Comment

A round-up of today’s AIL Division 1A action.

# all-ireland-league - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Big win for Lansdowne, but Cork Con maintain lead atop Division 1A
# Wrap
# Wrap

Big win for Lansdowne, but Cork Con maintain lead atop Division 1A

Jan 19th 2019, 10:35 PM 8,120 Views 8 Comments

A round-up of today’s AIL action.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 14 December, 2018

Dublin derby for champions Lansdowne and this weekend's AIL previews
# Club Rugby
# Club Rugby

Dublin derby for champions Lansdowne and this weekend's AIL previews

Dec 14th 2018, 4:19 PM 5,751 Views 1 Comment

Division 1A leaders Cork Constitution are away to Terenure College on Saturday.

# all-ireland-league - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Clontarf suffer successive defeats while Cork Con secure bonus point win against Young Munster
# Ulster Bank League
# Ulster Bank League

Clontarf suffer successive defeats while Cork Con secure bonus point win against Young Munster

Dec 8th 2018, 9:16 PM 6,180 Views 2 Comments

Catch up on all the results from Division 1A of the All-Ireland League.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 7 December, 2018

Recent Leinster debutants set for return to AIL club action over the weekend
# Domestic Matters
# Domestic Matters

Recent Leinster debutants set for return to AIL club action over the weekend

Dec 7th 2018, 5:39 PM 8,813 Views 3 Comments

Patrick Patterson and Jack Kelly among a host of provincial players due to line out in club colours.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 30 November, 2018

Top-of-the-table clash the highlight of Saturday's AIL action
# Clubbing
# Clubbing

Top-of-the-table clash the highlight of Saturday's AIL action

Nov 30th 2018, 5:13 PM 4,995 Views 0 Comments

First meets second at Castle Avenue, while fifth-place Shannon host third-place Lansdowne.

# all-ireland-league - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Clontarf and Cork Con continue their All-Ireland League winning streaks
# Club Rugby
# Club Rugby

Clontarf and Cork Con continue their All-Ireland League winning streaks

Nov 24th 2018, 9:48 PM 6,532 Views 3 Comments

Here are the weekend’s results from Division 1A and 1B.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 23 November, 2018

Limerick derby the highlight fixture of the All-Ireland League weekend
# Club Rugby
# Club Rugby

Limerick derby the highlight fixture of the All-Ireland League weekend

Nov 23rd 2018, 5:08 PM 5,390 Views 0 Comments

There are a number of interesting ties in Division 1A on Friday and Saturday.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 2 November, 2018

McCarthy, fit-again O'Mahony and Byrne set for AIL action this weekend
# AIL Preview
# AIL Preview

McCarthy, fit-again O'Mahony and Byrne set for AIL action this weekend

Nov 2nd 2018, 5:44 PM 6,969 Views 2 Comments

What’s happening on the club scene this weekend? We’ve got your bumper preview right here.

# all-ireland-league - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Defending champions Lansdowne clinch first win of new season while Shannon hammer Terenure
# Ail Wrap
# Ail Wrap

Defending champions Lansdowne clinch first win of new season while Shannon hammer Terenure

Oct 20th 2018, 8:34 PM 5,640 Views 1 Comment

Here’s what happened in Division 1A of the All-Ireland league over the weekend.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 19 October, 2018

Cork Con, Clontarf and Garryowen aiming to keep up 100% records
# Previews
# Previews

Cork Con, Clontarf and Garryowen aiming to keep up 100% records

Oct 19th 2018, 5:29 PM 4,509 Views 1 Comment

The third round of Division 1A kicks off tonight, when defending champions Lansdowne will hope to get off the mark.

# all-ireland-league - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Reigning champions Lansdowne suffer consecutive defeats while Burke's late penalty earns UCD a point
# Ulster Bank League
# Ulster Bank League

Reigning champions Lansdowne suffer consecutive defeats while Burke's late penalty earns UCD a point

Oct 13th 2018, 10:52 PM 6,949 Views 2 Comments

Here’s what happened in the Ulster Bank Leagues over the weekend.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 5 October, 2018

Defending champions Lansdowne on the road to Clontarf while Shannon return to top flight
# Kick Off
# Kick Off

Defending champions Lansdowne on the road to Clontarf while Shannon return to top flight

Oct 5th 2018, 2:12 PM 3,804 Views 0 Comments

The AIL’s top two divisions are back this weekend and we’ve got all the 1A and 1B previews.

# all-ireland-league - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

AIL season takes shape as IRFU unveil men and women's fixture list
# Club Rugby
# Club Rugby

AIL season takes shape as IRFU unveil men and women's fixture list

Jul 31st 2018, 12:03 PM 4,573 Views 0 Comments

The new club season will get under way on 28 September with the men’s division 1 kicking off a week later.

# all-ireland-league - Friday 13 April, 2018

Defending champs stand between Clontarf and semi-final places as UBL regular season comes to a close
# Final Round
# Final Round

Defending champs stand between Clontarf and semi-final places as UBL regular season comes to a close

Apr 13th 2018, 8:15 PM 4,340 Views 5 Comments

The semi-final shake-up will be settled this weekend.

# all-ireland-league - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Unbeaten Lansdowne top of the table at Christmas while Young Munster earn big win
# Round-Up
# Round-Up

Unbeaten Lansdowne top of the table at Christmas while Young Munster earn big win

Dec 9th 2017, 8:49 PM 7,502 Views 2 Comments

Reports from all five of this week’s AIL Division 1A fixtures in the Ulster Bank League.

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