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Monday 7 May, 2018

Limerick rain down the goals to begin All-Ireland U21 title defence with heavy win against 14-man Clare
# Strong Start
# Strong Start

Limerick rain down the goals to begin All-Ireland U21 title defence with heavy win against 14-man Clare

May 7th 2018, 7:38 PM 20,405 Views 6 Comments

Limerick took complete control in the latter stages of this Munster U21 quarter-final against Clare.

Thursday 26 April, 2018

Keane confident Connacht can produce a fitting performance for Muldoon's send off
# Thanks Mul
# Thanks Mul

Keane confident Connacht can produce a fitting performance for Muldoon's send off

Apr 26th 2018, 6:00 AM 4,102 Views 5 Comments

The western province round off a disappointing season against Leinster on Saturday.

Wednesday 25 April, 2018

'I’m proudest of being a one-club man, staying here when there were a lot of dark clouds'
# John Muldoon
# John Muldoon

'I’m proudest of being a one-club man, staying here when there were a lot of dark clouds'

Apr 25th 2018, 1:01 AM 7,679 Views 7 Comments

The Connacht captain will play his last game for his province this weekend before taking up a coaching role in Bristol.

Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Connacht take aim at Ospreys determined to keep the season alive
# Win Or Bust
# Win Or Bust

Connacht take aim at Ospreys determined to keep the season alive

Apr 4th 2018, 8:56 AM 5,692 Views 6 Comments

The slim hopes of making next season’s Champions Cup hang on this Friday’s trip to Wales.

Sunday 25 March, 2018

Murtagh the hero as Roscommon back in the top-flight at the first time of asking
# Hon The Rossies
# Hon The Rossies

Murtagh the hero as Roscommon back in the top-flight at the first time of asking

Mar 25th 2018, 4:49 PM 10,470 Views 6 Comments

A three-point win over Cork earns Roscommon promotion back to Division 1 of the National Football League.

Friday 23 March, 2018

Connacht suffer disappointing home defeat as Weir strikes late for Edinburgh
# Pro14
# Pro14

Connacht suffer disappointing home defeat as Weir strikes late for Edinburgh

Mar 23rd 2018, 9:26 PM 8,046 Views 40 Comments

It’s now back-to-back defeats for Kieran Keane’s side in the Pro14.

Van Graan braced for impact of 'unbelievable' Tadhg Beirne
# Red Alert
# Red Alert

Van Graan braced for impact of 'unbelievable' Tadhg Beirne

Mar 23rd 2018, 6:45 AM 11,007 Views 8 Comments

The future Munster forward will be the main threat to the hosts in Thomond Park tomorrow.

Wednesday 21 March, 2018

More 'exciting signings' to follow promising Aussie to Connacht
# Go West
# Go West

More 'exciting signings' to follow promising Aussie to Connacht

Mar 21st 2018, 6:30 AM 12,068 Views 7 Comments

“We hope he will make a similar impact as Bundee [Aki] did,” Nigel Carolan said of Kyle Godwin.

Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Noel Mannion's son the star as Garbally clinch Connacht Senior Cup title
# Schools Rugby
# Schools Rugby

Noel Mannion's son the star as Garbally clinch Connacht Senior Cup title

Mar 20th 2018, 6:28 PM 11,748 Views 1 Comment

Garbally College avenged their 2016 defeat to Coláiste Iognáid at the Sportsground.

Monday 19 March, 2018

Down by 10 points at half-time, Galway's Athenry stage stunning comeback to reach All-Ireland final
# Comeback Kings
# Comeback Kings

Down by 10 points at half-time, Galway's Athenry stage stunning comeback to reach All-Ireland final

Mar 19th 2018, 4:31 PM 18,966 Views 2 Comments

Presentation College overhauled Kilkenny CBS today.

Thursday 15 February, 2018

'If I do get the call I'll be ready': Bealham working hard to get back in the picture for Ireland
# Pro14
# Pro14

'If I do get the call I'll be ready': Bealham working hard to get back in the picture for Ireland

Feb 15th 2018, 6:30 AM 6,513 Views 17 Comments

A game away from being a Connacht centurion, Bealham’s last appearance in green was on the summer tour of Japan.

Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Munster centre Sam Arnold itching for chance to get Irish opportunity
# Prospect
# Prospect

Munster centre Sam Arnold itching for chance to get Irish opportunity

Feb 14th 2018, 7:58 AM 8,626 Views 13 Comments

Arnold gave a superb display and scored two tries for the province last weekend.

Connacht's O'Halloran in race to be fit for Challenge Cup quarter-final
# Hamstrung
# Hamstrung

Connacht's O'Halloran in race to be fit for Challenge Cup quarter-final

Feb 14th 2018, 7:55 AM 3,839 Views 3 Comments

Tiernan O’Halloran’s hopes of a Six Nations call-up looks over.

Saturday 10 February, 2018

Five-star Munster brush off Zebre on a comfortable night at Thomond
# Bonus Territory
# Bonus Territory

Five-star Munster brush off Zebre on a comfortable night at Thomond

Feb 10th 2018, 9:31 PM 16,230 Views 15 Comments

Arnold, Scott, Copeland and Scannell earn Munster their bonus point.

Thursday 8 February, 2018

Forde and Murphy help UL bag 4 goals in 22-point Fitzgibbon Cup win over UCC
# Statement Of Intent
# Statement Of Intent

Forde and Murphy help UL bag 4 goals in 22-point Fitzgibbon Cup win over UCC

Feb 8th 2018, 4:31 PM 15,107 Views 0 Comments

UL stormed into a semi-final meeting with IT Carlow.

Wednesday 7 February, 2018

DJ Carey's IT Carlow progress to Fitzgibbon Cup semi-finals after strong second-half display
# Next Step
# Next Step

DJ Carey's IT Carlow progress to Fitzgibbon Cup semi-finals after strong second-half display

Feb 7th 2018, 9:30 PM 15,085 Views 6 Comments

A first-half goal from Seán Downey proved to be a crucial score against Limerick IT.

Thursday 25 January, 2018

Waterford forward bags 2-2 as IT Carlow defeat NUIG side boasting 3 Galway stars
# Carlow Rising
# Carlow Rising

Waterford forward bags 2-2 as IT Carlow defeat NUIG side boasting 3 Galway stars

Jan 25th 2018, 4:51 PM 15,032 Views 4 Comments

Meath native Jack Fagan, who transferred to Waterford club De La Salle in 2016, did the damage for DJ Carey’s men.

Sunday 14 January, 2018

Gillane hits 0-8 as Limerick claim Munster hurling silverware with win over Clare
# Sharp Shooter
# Sharp Shooter

Gillane hits 0-8 as Limerick claim Munster hurling silverware with win over Clare

Jan 14th 2018, 4:08 PM 11,513 Views 5 Comments

A six-point victory for Limerick at the Gaelic Grounds.

Friday 12 January, 2018

Dramatic finish in Castlebar sees 12-man Galway edge Mayo for second win of 2018
# Connacht Clash
# Connacht Clash

Dramatic finish in Castlebar sees 12-man Galway edge Mayo for second win of 2018

Jan 12th 2018, 9:29 PM 29,359 Views 25 Comments

The Tribesmen came out on top by one point in the FBD League.

Sunday 7 January, 2018

Clare put four goals past Cork to set up Munster hurling league decider with Limerick
# Final Hurdle
# Final Hurdle

Clare put four goals past Cork to set up Munster hurling league decider with Limerick

Jan 7th 2018, 4:33 PM 13,494 Views 16 Comments

Limerick had ten points to spare over Kerry this afternoon.

Friday 8 December, 2017

'They love Munster and Munster love them' - Taute confident POM and Stander will stay put
# Southern Comfort
# Southern Comfort

'They love Munster and Munster love them' - Taute confident POM and Stander will stay put

Dec 8th 2017, 6:30 AM 5,061 Views 8 Comments

Peter O’Mahony and CJ Stander will pledge their future to the southern province, Jaco Taute says.

Playing for Ireland is more important for me than a move abroad - Keith Earls
# Home And Away
# Home And Away

Playing for Ireland is more important for me than a move abroad - Keith Earls

Dec 8th 2017, 6:00 AM 6,734 Views 8 Comments

‘It’s huge, it’s a lot to give up to head away to France or England or wherever it is.’

Thursday 7 December, 2017

Shoulder leaves Heenan in race against time to play for Connacht again
# Unlucky 7
# Unlucky 7

Shoulder leaves Heenan in race against time to play for Connacht again

Dec 7th 2017, 7:30 AM 4,048 Views 4 Comments

‘In terms of someone that has had injuries in the past, I have yet to see a player that has worked as hard to get himself back in a position to play,” says forwrds coach Jimmy Duffy.

Murray eager to recommence rivalry with Youngs as one of many 'sub-plots' in Munster's clash with Leicester
# Duel
# Duel

Murray eager to recommence rivalry with Youngs as one of many 'sub-plots' in Munster's clash with Leicester

Dec 7th 2017, 6:00 AM 5,840 Views 6 Comments

The scrum-half also made positive noises about the reign of Johann van Graan after catching the South African for a long chat after Ireland’s win over the Springboks.

Wednesday 6 December, 2017

'Certain opposition brings a certain vibe' - Van Graan ready for Thomond bow against Munster's old foes
# Settling In
# Settling In

'Certain opposition brings a certain vibe' - Van Graan ready for Thomond bow against Munster's old foes

Dec 6th 2017, 7:00 AM 6,333 Views 0 Comments

“This is a big game and one I’m looking forward to very much.”

Tuesday 5 December, 2017

'I lost the All-Ireland medal that I fought so hard for so long but I think I left my mark on it'
# Content
# Content

'I lost the All-Ireland medal that I fought so hard for so long but I think I left my mark on it'

Dec 5th 2017, 11:55 AM 32,490 Views 3 Comments

David Collins has found satisfaction in winning a county title after missing out on Galway’s All-Ireland success.

'What is going on is a business situation': O'Mahony remains focused on rugby
# Pom
# Pom

'What is going on is a business situation': O'Mahony remains focused on rugby

Dec 5th 2017, 7:55 AM 14,842 Views 31 Comments

The Munster captain is pushing talk about his future to one side ahead of Saturday’s clash with Leicester Tigers.

Sunday 3 December, 2017

Huge shock in Galway as Morrissey stars for Liam Mellows to secure first county title in 47 years
# This Charming Man
# This Charming Man

Huge shock in Galway as Morrissey stars for Liam Mellows to secure first county title in 47 years

Dec 3rd 2017, 4:24 PM 17,835 Views 8 Comments

Gort came up short in the decider for the second successive time and were beaten by three points at Pearse Stadium.

Saturday 2 December, 2017

Perfect start for Van Graan as Munster make light work of Ospreys in Cork
# Up And Running
# Up And Running

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

Dec 2nd 2017, 7:42 PM 15,747 Views 24 Comments

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

Wednesday 22 November, 2017

New Zealand sevens star in line for earlier-than-expected Connacht debut
# Centre Of Attention
# Centre Of Attention

New Zealand sevens star in line for earlier-than-expected Connacht debut

Nov 22nd 2017, 9:28 AM 8,608 Views 5 Comments

Pita Ahki has impressed in training and could feature against Cardiff Blues on Friday.

Sunday 19 November, 2017

Aidan Harte leads Gort to another Galway hurling decider in tight replay
# Replay
# Replay

Aidan Harte leads Gort to another Galway hurling decider in tight replay

Nov 19th 2017, 3:09 PM 12,086 Views 0 Comments

Beaten finalists Gort in 2016, Gort advanced to another Galway senior hurling championship decider.

Tuesday 14 November, 2017

O'Gara to the Crusaders a 'win-win' for all involved - Deans
# ROG
# ROG

O'Gara to the Crusaders a 'win-win' for all involved - Deans

Nov 14th 2017, 6:09 AM 13,096 Views 7 Comments

‘A different voice and a different approach’ would be a nice fit for the Super Rugby champions.

Friday 10 November, 2017

Donncha O'Callaghan leads Anthony Foley tribute as Baa-Baas earn Thomond win
# Remembered
# Remembered

Donncha O'Callaghan leads Anthony Foley tribute as Baa-Baas earn Thomond win

Nov 10th 2017, 11:03 PM 17,383 Views 22 Comments

There were four Irish debutants in the Barbarians side as Tonga came to Limerick.

Barbarians score emphatic win over Munster in historic first appearance for women's team
# Winner Alright
# Winner Alright

Barbarians score emphatic win over Munster in historic first appearance for women's team

Nov 10th 2017, 6:56 PM 10,867 Views 4 Comments

The Barbarians crossed over for three tries in Thomond Park.

Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Cora Staunton wants to create pathway for other female GAA athletes into professionalism
# AFL
# AFL

Cora Staunton wants to create pathway for other female GAA athletes into professionalism

Oct 31st 2017, 8:00 AM 14,986 Views 10 Comments

The 35-year old has become the first international sportswoman to be drafted to play in the Australian league.

Monday 30 October, 2017

Magic McEleney addresses cross-channel speculation: 'If I'm staying in Ireland I'll be at Dundalk'
# Mac Daddy
# Mac Daddy

Magic McEleney addresses cross-channel speculation: 'If I'm staying in Ireland I'll be at Dundalk'

Oct 30th 2017, 6:15 AM 6,511 Views 3 Comments

The playmaker has impressed for the Lilywhites in 2017.

Friday 20 October, 2017

Healy just happy to flex his try-scoring muscle memory after hitting Connacht record
# Challenge Cup
# Challenge Cup

Healy just happy to flex his try-scoring muscle memory after hitting Connacht record

Oct 20th 2017, 7:12 AM 5,001 Views 5 Comments

The prolific wing has endured a relative drought since his last try in February.

European title 'a void that needs to be filled' for Zebo and Munster
# Golden Nugget
# Golden Nugget

European title 'a void that needs to be filled' for Zebo and Munster

Oct 20th 2017, 6:12 AM 5,038 Views 11 Comments

While Zebo is unable to rule out a move away from his native province, the prospect of bringing a trophy home sounds like a reason to stay.

Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Simon Zebo's future at Munster up in the air
# Doubt
# Doubt

Simon Zebo's future at Munster up in the air

Oct 18th 2017, 3:05 PM 44,143 Views 82 Comments

The 27-year-old winger has refused to rule out a potential move away from the province.

Friday 13 October, 2017

All-Ireland-winning hurlers show support for Galway but threat of the drop still remains after draw
# Mild Mild West
# Mild Mild West

All-Ireland-winning hurlers show support for Galway but threat of the drop still remains after draw

Oct 13th 2017, 10:07 PM 8,746 Views 0 Comments

St. Pat’s had Billy Dennehy score shortly before the interval to cancel out Eoin McCormack’s earlier strike.