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#Big names

# big-names - Monday 31 August, 2020

Leinster not ruling Ryan, Leavy and Furlong out of returns against Munster

The tighthead prop has been dealing with a back issue in recent weeks.

# big-names - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Star-studded squads named for South v North clash in New Zealand

New Zealand’s best players will face off on 29 August.

# big-names - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

'What Munster are getting is two World Cup-winning, world-class players'

Bryan Habana is a huge fan of Munster boss Johann van Graan.

# big-names - Monday 26 August, 2019

Problems for PSG as key men Mbappe and Cavani set for spells on the sidelines

With Neymar not featuring while his future is still up in the air, Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting may be tasked with leading the line.

# big-names - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Big names dropped for All Blacks' 'must-win' Test

Owen Franks and Ben Smith will not feature in the Bledisloe Cup clash against Australia.

# big-names - Friday 22 March, 2019

Injury comebacks timely as Leinster face tricky task in Edinburgh

The Scots have named a strong team including a superb back row trio.

# big-names - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Rory McIlroy and Alex Ferguson to speak at special Dublin event

Actor James Nesbitt will be the host on the night so there will probably be plenty of talk about Manchester United.

# big-names - Friday 21 August, 2015

4 Galway senior hurlers in team to face Limerick in All-Ireland U21 semi-final

The sides clash at Semple Stadium tomorrow evening.

# big-names - Friday 10 April, 2015

Six Nations-winning trio return for Munster's visit to Edinburgh

Paul O’Connell, Conor Murray and captain Peter O’Mahony are back in the starting XV.

# big-names - Monday 23 March, 2015

Poland are missing some big names ahead of Ireland Euro 2016 qualifier

A quartet of players with nearly 150 caps between them are set to miss out.

# big-names - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Schmidt set to start O'Brien against France as Healy returns to Ireland bench

Key men Johnny Sexton and Jamie Heaslip are also ready to be restored to the starting XV.

# big-names - Monday 29 December, 2014

Leinster's injuries ease as McFadden and Te'o return to the mix

Meanwhile, Sean O’Brien, Marty Moore and Cian Healy are making good progress in training.

# big-names - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Toulon's backline could be unstoppable next season after they signed these two wrecking balls

They also announced who will succeed Bernard Laporte as coach from 2016.

# big-names - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Messi, Neymar and Suarez all on the scoresheet as Barca topple PSG

Luis Enrique’s side have finished ahead of the French champions after a 3-1 win.

# big-names - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Hogg heads list of union stars for Commonwealth Games Sevens

The Glasgow Warriors fullback is one of several 15-a-side players who will take part in the sevens tournament.

# big-names - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Two of Kenya's world champions will race in Ireland later this year

Japhet Korir and Milcah Chemos are coming to Dublin.

# big-names - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Pique, Serena and LeBron feature in new Bradley Cooper-narrated Nike ad

The brand is celebrating 25 years of their ‘Just Do It’ slogan.