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#Captain's run

# captains-run - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Former Blackrock winger Artemyev to captain Russia at Rugby World Cup
# Captain's Run
# Captain's Run

Former Blackrock winger Artemyev to captain Russia at Rugby World Cup

Sep 3rd 2019, 9:19 AM 10,293 Views 2 Comments

Artemyev is one of eight survivors from the country’s debut World Cup appearance eight years ago.

# captains-run - Friday 15 March, 2019

Ireland rugby team share 'heartfelt sympathies' with Christchurch after shootings
# Respects
# Respects

Ireland rugby team share 'heartfelt sympathies' with Christchurch after shootings

Mar 15th 2019, 4:13 PM 9,366 Views 10 Comments

Wales also passed on their respects to everyone affected by the events in New Zealand.

# captains-run - Friday 22 June, 2018

Sean Cronin sits out Ireland's captain's run ahead of third Wallabies Test
# Concern
# Concern

Sean Cronin sits out Ireland's captain's run ahead of third Wallabies Test

Jun 22nd 2018, 8:35 AM 9,733 Views 6 Comments

The Leinster hooker was named in Ireland’s number two shirt for the clash in Sydney.

# captains-run - Friday 23 February, 2018

Best allays concern over Sexton fitness, plans an unhappy 100th for Gatland
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# Captain's Run

Best allays concern over Sexton fitness, plans an unhappy 100th for Gatland

Feb 23rd 2018, 3:26 PM 20,197 Views 26 Comments

The out-half needed some physio attention at the Aviva Stadium today, but returned to finish out the session, according to the captain.

# captains-run - Friday 9 February, 2018

'Cian Healy produced a picture from 2009 when Jordan was one of the mascots'
# New Kid On The Block
# New Kid On The Block

'Cian Healy produced a picture from 2009 when Jordan was one of the mascots'

Feb 9th 2018, 1:17 PM 29,747 Views 16 Comments

Ireland captain Rory Best has been impressed by Jordan Larmour’s impact on the squad.

# captains-run - Thursday 27 April, 2017

'There's huge motivation from having so many people writing you off'
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# Captain's Run

'There's huge motivation from having so many people writing you off'

Apr 27th 2017, 9:30 PM 6,147 Views 1 Comment

Dundalk skipper Stephen O’Donnell says the champions are driven by doubts from their detractors.

# captains-run - Friday 3 February, 2017

'He's a leader now': Jackson presence a seamless transition for Ireland
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# Incumbent

'He's a leader now': Jackson presence a seamless transition for Ireland

Feb 3rd 2017, 4:40 PM 5,220 Views 11 Comments

The Ulster number 10 played more Test minutes than Sexton last year despite sitting out the Six Nations.

# captains-run - Friday 25 November, 2016

Australia captain demands 'best game of the tour' against land of his father
# Blood Ties
# Blood Ties

Australia captain demands 'best game of the tour' against land of his father

Nov 25th 2016, 5:05 PM 10,135 Views 8 Comments

Stephen Moore has had a busy week catching up with his long lost cousins.

# captains-run - Friday 11 November, 2016

Natural leader O'Mahony utterly unfazed with captaincy
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# Captain's Run

Natural leader O'Mahony utterly unfazed with captaincy

Nov 11th 2016, 6:12 PM 7,360 Views 0 Comments

Ahead of his third time leading Ireland, the Corkman wasn’t about to get soppy over the honour.

# captains-run - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Best driving Ireland squad to enjoy the build-up, and get out of rucks clean
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# Captain's Run

Best driving Ireland squad to enjoy the build-up, and get out of rucks clean

Feb 6th 2016, 2:31 PM 4,680 Views 12 Comments

Entering the third of four internationals refereed by Jerome Garces, the new Ireland captain has a clear message at the breakdown.

# captains-run - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Bernard Brogan has been named Irish International Rules captain
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# Captain's Run

Bernard Brogan has been named Irish International Rules captain

Oct 24th 2015, 12:33 PM 9,373 Views 8 Comments

The three-time All-Ireland winner will lead the side out on 21 November.

# captains-run - Saturday 10 October, 2015

'Tough to lose one of the family': Ireland squad feel for Payne but must move on instantly
# Payne Game
# Payne Game

'Tough to lose one of the family': Ireland squad feel for Payne but must move on instantly

Oct 10th 2015, 1:09 PM 10,377 Views 14 Comments

Injury to the Ulster man made for a funereal atmosphere immediately after today’s Captain’s Run in Cardiff.

# captains-run - Sunday 4 October, 2015

9 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport
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# Say Cheese

9 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport

Oct 4th 2015, 10:13 AM 5,721 Views 0 Comments

All the action from a different angle.

# captains-run - Friday 6 February, 2015

In pics: Keats kicks into gear as Ireland get a feel for Stadio Olimpico
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# Captain's Run

In pics: Keats kicks into gear as Ireland get a feel for Stadio Olimpico

Feb 6th 2015, 3:55 PM 4,417 Views 0 Comments

Ian Keatley looks to be in decent goal-kicking form.

# captains-run - Friday 8 August, 2014

Snapshot: Craddock and Ireland tuning up for Kazakh clash
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# Captain's Run

Snapshot: Craddock and Ireland tuning up for Kazakh clash

Aug 8th 2014, 5:18 PM 3,647 Views 8 Comments

Ireland’s tighthead prop is a ‘piano mover’ and a guitar player.

# captains-run - Thursday 19 June, 2014

'There's no reason Ireland can't go far at the World Cup' - Ireland's William Porterfield
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# Captain's Run

'There's no reason Ireland can't go far at the World Cup' - Ireland's William Porterfield

Jun 19th 2014, 9:03 PM 2,352 Views 4 Comments

The boys in green have managed it before and can do so again says the Warwickshire player.

# captains-run - Friday 6 June, 2014

Snapshot: Armed soldier doesn't fancy tangling with Big Devin Toner
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# Captain's Run

Snapshot: Armed soldier doesn't fancy tangling with Big Devin Toner

Jun 6th 2014, 4:51 PM 14,538 Views 11 Comments

It’s kinda like the scene with the water in Jurassic Park.

# captains-run - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Hanrahan put through his paces as O'Donnell tries out the subs' bench in Marseille
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# In Pictures

Hanrahan put through his paces as O'Donnell tries out the subs' bench in Marseille

Apr 26th 2014, 6:14 PM 9,027 Views 10 Comments

Rob Penney’s men went through a gentle captain’s run ahead of Sunday’s semi final with Toulon.

# captains-run - Friday 7 March, 2014

Snapshot: Brian O'Driscoll 'milks' the applause after leaving team waiting on squad photo
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# Captain's Run

Snapshot: Brian O'Driscoll 'milks' the applause after leaving team waiting on squad photo

Mar 7th 2014, 12:54 PM 15,169 Views 13 Comments

‘We were just cold, waiting on him to get out there’, joked Jamie Heaslip.

# captains-run - Friday 9 November, 2012

Guinness Series: Gordon D'Arcy on Ireland's self-belief and tracking Simon Zebo with GPS
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# IRESAF

Guinness Series: Gordon D'Arcy on Ireland's self-belief and tracking Simon Zebo with GPS

Nov 9th 2012, 8:24 PM 2,149 Views 0 Comments

The Wexford man is back in the centre for Ireland after missing the Waikato wipeout.

# captains-run - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

O'Connell set to assume Irish captaincy as he clears another fitness hurdle
# Captain's Run
# Captain's Run

O'Connell set to assume Irish captaincy as he clears another fitness hurdle

Nov 6th 2012, 3:24 PM 4,784 Views 13 Comments

Declan Fitzpatrick is back in Belfast, meaning Michael Bent is in line for matchday 23 inclusion.

# captains-run - Friday 15 June, 2012

Preview: 'Controlled abandon' the latest plot to overthrow mighty All Blacks
# Believe
# Believe

Preview: 'Controlled abandon' the latest plot to overthrow mighty All Blacks

Jun 15th 2012, 1:58 PM 3,519 Views 14 Comments

No more dice rolling for Irish coach Declan Kidney but most supporters would not be averse to a game of stuck in the mud against New Zealand.

Summer Tour Diary: Restart for Christchurch as Ireland talk up second chances
# Respect
# Respect

Summer Tour Diary: Restart for Christchurch as Ireland talk up second chances

Jun 15th 2012, 10:40 AM 1,998 Views 1 Comment

A tour of the earthquake-hit city puts things into perspective for Kevin McLaughlin and his teammates ahead of All Blacks battle.

# captains-run - Thursday 2 February, 2012

'I certainly feel I'll be around for a little time yet' - could O'Driscoll line out at the next World Cup?
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# Captain's Run

'I certainly feel I'll be around for a little time yet' - could O'Driscoll line out at the next World Cup?

Feb 2nd 2012, 4:52 PM 3,849 Views 10 Comments

Absent Ireland skipper is recovering from shoulder surgery.

# captains-run - Thursday 2 June, 2011

Keane a doubt following training ground knock
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Keane a doubt following training ground knock

Jun 2nd 2011, 4:44 PM 191 Views 0 Comments

Trap may have to plan without skipper Robbie Keane after the final session at Gannon Park before departure for Skopje this afternoon.

# captains-run - Saturday 26 March, 2011

I'm ready: Keane fighting fit for Macedonia test
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# Captain's Run

I'm ready: Keane fighting fit for Macedonia test

Mar 26th 2011, 10:05 AM 487 Views 0 Comments

Dubliner will become most-capped Ireland captain when he leads out home side at the Aviva Stadium tonight.