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#Andrew Trimble

# andrew-trimble - Friday 23 October, 2020

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'I don't think an exception should be made for Zebo': Watch our Guinness Six Nations virtual preview

Former Ireland rugby internationals Andrew Trimble, Niamh Briggs and Ian Keatley were in top form on Thursday night.

# andrew-trimble - Friday 16 October, 2020

Get free tickets for our Guinness Six Nations virtual preview with Andrew Trimble tomorrow evening

Ian Keatley and Niamh Briggs will also join The42′s Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey ahead of this weekend’s international rugby.

# andrew-trimble - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Mbappé's Time magazine cover and more tweets of the week

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# andrew-trimble - Sunday 23 September, 2018

'It was nothing dramatic, but just a wee moment of realisation: 'I miss this''

Andrew Trimble is largely enjoying retirement but there have been moments when he’s wanted to wind the clock back.

# andrew-trimble - Thursday 3 May, 2018

'He hits like an absolute train' - Stockdale lauds retiring mentor Trimble

The 33-year-old Ulsterman announced his retirement from professional rugby earlier today.

Ulster and Ireland wing Andrew Trimble announces retirement from rugby

The 33-year-old says it is ‘probably the toughest decision that any professional sportsman will make.’

# andrew-trimble - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Ulster expect Charles Piutau back in action within five weeks after rib injury

If it’s good news you want, Andrew Trimble seems to be over his back issue and may feature against Edinburgh this week.

# andrew-trimble - Saturday 30 September, 2017

'When I get injured I think I can't do this anymore and want to do something else with my life'

Andrew Trimble will today become Ulster’s joint-top appearance maker at the end of a week in which he lent his voice to the ‘Tackle Your Feelings’ campaign. He opens up to The42 about his own mental wellbeing and dealing with the frustrations associated with injury.

# andrew-trimble - Friday 29 September, 2017

Just the 12 changes as Ulster name strong side for Zebre trip

Andrew Trimble set to equal Roger Wilson’s appearances record.

# andrew-trimble - Saturday 9 September, 2017

Ulster remain unbeaten but just about hold off spirited second-half Treviso comeback

Andrew Trimble scored a brace as Les Kiss’ side followed up their win over the Cheetahs last weekend.

# andrew-trimble - Monday 21 August, 2017

Trimble: 'No more excuses, it's time for Ulster to deliver'

The 32-year-old winger wants to help the northern province end their 11-year trophy drought this season.

# andrew-trimble - Friday 5 May, 2017

'We haven't cracked it, we don't know what it is': Ulster ready to work their way out of a rut

‘We’re gonna work their b*****ks off’, says Les Kiss while other teams are preparing for the tail end of the season.

# andrew-trimble - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

'This is last chance': Trimble intent on keeping Ulster's play-off hope alive in Thomond Park

With Saracens posing a potential distraction for Munster, Trimble’s side can keep the pressure on Scarlets and Ospreys with a rare win in Limerick.

# andrew-trimble - Thursday 6 April, 2017

Best and Trimble back in harness to help Ulster's play-off push

Ex-Leinster prospect Nick Timoney is in line to make his debut for the northern province when the Cardiff Blues visit.

# andrew-trimble - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Trimble and Dillane ruled out Ireland's final Six Nations matches

The Ulster winger picked up a hand injury in Friday’s win over Treviso, while Connacht second row Dillane requires surgery.

# andrew-trimble - Thursday 22 December, 2016

No Andrew Trimble as Ulster name team for Connacht derby

Les Kiss makes six changes for the sold-out clash at Ravenhill.

# andrew-trimble - Monday 19 December, 2016

Trimble return boosts Ulster as they make 5-day turnaround from Clermont to Connacht

Kyle McCall, however, looks set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after a ‘significant hamstring injury’.

# andrew-trimble - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Huge blow as kidney problem rules Jared Payne out for 'at least' three months

Andrew Trimble will also miss the back-to-back clashes with Clermont with a foot tendon problem.

# andrew-trimble - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Trimble on beating All Blacks: 'If it is possible to do it once, it is possible to do it again'

The Ulster star is optimistic about Ireland’s chances of securing back-to-back wins over New Zealand.

# andrew-trimble - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Ulster rest Best, Trimble and Payne for tomorrow's derby clash with Munster

Les Kiss makes eight changes for the sell-out showdown at Ravenhill.

# andrew-trimble - Friday 14 October, 2016

Trimble returns to captain Ulster but no Bowe for Champions Cup opener

Luke Marshall, Stuart Olding and Ruan Pienaar are also back for Sunday’s trip to Bordeaux.

# andrew-trimble - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Ulster expect to have Trimble, Olding and Marshall fit in time for European opener

This week’s trip to face the Pro12 champions will come a week too soon for the homegrown backs.

# andrew-trimble - Friday 26 August, 2016

'The All Blacks can play 10 different ways and they're not easy to prepare for'

Andrew Trimble and Ireland switched onto the task of beating New Zealand earlier this week.

# andrew-trimble - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Trimble and Herring named Ulster captains as Rory Best stands down

Les Kiss has appointed co-captains for the 2016/17 season.

# andrew-trimble - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

'To be taken seriously, you need to back it up and we didn’t do that'

Andrew Trimble says one final game of the season will be no problem for Ireland.

# andrew-trimble - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Andrew Trimble can't wait to get back to 'the day job', after beating Boks as a flanker

‘I was there, taking the credit! Like I had anything to do with it all happening!’

# andrew-trimble - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

'Staring down the barrel, you could go there and get hosed' - Trimble

Ireland’s last tour to South Africa in 2004 saw them beaten twice, while they were hammered in 1998.

# andrew-trimble - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Trimble hopes for clinical edge against 'Saracens' of the Six Nations

The 31-year-old wing scored his 17th Test try last weekend against Italy.

# andrew-trimble - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

'He cracks the whip': Trimble backs Jackson to threaten Sexton in Ireland shirt

It’s been another frustrating tournament for Jackson, but Joe Schmidt might just feel the need to test an alternative to his starting 10 before bigger Tests come back around.

# andrew-trimble - Monday 7 March, 2016

Trimble and Ireland aim to show more than glimpses of abilities

With pressure from all sides to perform against Italy, Ireland want to show they can tilt fine margins in their favour.

# andrew-trimble - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Defensive master Trimble to lead the line for Ireland against les Bleus

The 31-year-old explains the intricacies of defending the wide channels with Ireland.

# andrew-trimble - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Should Saracens' Michael Rhodes have seen red for this hit against Ulster?

Andrew Trimble was taken out in the air at Kingspan Stadium.

# andrew-trimble - Friday 13 November, 2015

Irish duo return for Ulster's trip to Oyonnax as Les Kiss makes his presence felt with selection

Andrew Trimble and Craig Gilroy are both included for the team’s Champions Cup test.

# andrew-trimble - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Dan Tuohy starts for Ulster after missing out on World Cup call

Meanwhile,Paul Marshall has reached a milestone.

# andrew-trimble - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Who might Ireland call up to replace Jared Payne in their World Cup squad?

Andrew Trimble looks like the early favourite.

# andrew-trimble - Friday 2 October, 2015

Ulster hammer Treviso on a special night for record breaker Trimble

Trimble becomes Ulster’s record appearance holder in the 41 point win.

# andrew-trimble - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Andrew Trimble handed Ulster start after missing out on RWC squad

Ulster and Connacht have named their teams for tomorrow evening’s Pro12 openers.

# andrew-trimble - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Schmidt: 'Some of those hours Trimble was coming to the World Cup with us'

The Ireland head coach said Felix Jones and Fergus McFadden also just missed out on inclusion.

Trimble, Moore and Jones among unlucky men to miss out on World Cup

All of these Ireland internationals will remain on standby in the coming months.

Schmidt confirms 31-man Ireland squad with Cave and Furlong in

Andrew Trimble is the big name to miss out after a tough selection process.

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