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# derby - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

From A mother who starved and murdered her four-year-old son has died in prison Daniel Pelka

A mother who starved and murdered her four-year-old son has died in prison

Magdalena Luczak was serving a life sentence in prison in Derby.

# derby - Saturday 30 May, 2015

From This violent robber escaped prison - by walking out the front door Prison Break

This violent robber escaped prison - by walking out the front door

Unsophisticated, but successful.

# derby - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Jackson underlines superb form with Joe Schmidt watching on

Iain Henderson’s debatable red card, a thrilling contest and next weekend’s final round.

Ulster and Munster share the spoils after Pro12 thriller in Belfast

Paddy Jackson held his nerve with a last-gasp conversion to earn two points for Neil Doak’s men.

# derby - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Aki's non-try and more talking points after Connacht lose to Ulster

International quality, Ulster’s ruthlessness, Connacht’s errors and the losing bonus point.

Clinical Ulster dent Connacht's Champions Cup hopes in Galway

Pat Lam’s men fought back in the second half for a losing bonus point but will rue their errors in the opening 40 minutes.

# derby - Friday 10 April, 2015

Connacht bring back Aki as Ulster name strong team for Galway derby

With Nigel Owens refereeing, this should be a hugely entertaining inter-provincial clash.

# derby - Friday 27 March, 2015

Zebo and TOD return for Munster as Connacht name Marmion and Carty

There have been changes to both provinces’ teams ahead of tomorrow’s clash at Thomond Park.

# derby - Friday 2 January, 2015

2000/01 - a see-saw season of Old Firm derbies

After a two year wait Celtic v Rangers returns next month. Brace yourself!

# derby - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Henshaw set for Connacht return in sold-out New Year's Day Munster tie

On-loan lock Quinn Roux and dynamic back row Eoin McKeon are also back in the selection mix.

# derby - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Foley enthused as squad depth shows up well in Leinster victory

The likes of Ronan O’Mahony, Duncan Williams, Billy Holland and Dave O’Callaghan stood out in Limerick.

Leinster make no excuses after Munster 'got what they deserved'

Captain Shane Jennings admitted that Munster simply ‘played better than us’ at Thomond Park.

# derby - Friday 26 December, 2014

Dominant Munster power three tries past Leinster in Limerick

Anthony Foley’s men were clear and deserved winners at Thomond Park as Leinster struggled to create scores.

# derby - Monday 22 December, 2014

Five football derbies to add to your bucket list

And here’s how you can be there

# derby - Friday 19 December, 2014

'Huge amount of positivity' in Leinster squad as Connacht come to town

Kevin McLaughlin admits the players need to start delivering on the pitch.

# derby - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Regardless of league standings, Man United - Liverpool remains English football's No.1 rivalry

It doesn’t matter where these two English giants currently lie, this match remains the Premier League’s biggest.

# derby - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

'Munster didn't do anything extravagant' - Heaslip admits to Leinster frailties

The Ireland No. 8 pointed to weak breakdown work and soft defence as the reasons his side lost on Saturday.

# derby - Friday 3 October, 2014

O'Mahony included on Munster bench as Leinster make three changes

The southern province’s captain returns sooner than anticipated, while Ian Madigan and Gordon D’Arcy continue as Leinster’s centres.

Leinster's O'Connor says Ireland competition keeps Munster rivalry alive

The Australian head coach is looking forward to Ben Teo’s arrival from rugby league next week.

# derby - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

'I'm not here to make up the numbers' - Copeland targeting Ireland's No. 8 shirt

The 26-year-old respects Ireland No. 8 Jamie Heaslip’s ability, but has returned to Ireland to take his jersey.

# derby - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Munster looking to claim interpro title with home victory over Connacht

Laura Guest and her teammates are expecting an ‘absolute battle’ at Tralee RFC this afternoon.

# derby - Friday 19 September, 2014

Powerful Leinster team to provide firm test of Connacht's progress

For all the positivity around the western province, a win this evening would be the greatest indicator of improvement.

# derby - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

James on the scoresheet but Real Madrid held by Atleti in Supercopa

We’re back to business in Spain.

# derby - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Latest installment of Leinster and Ulster rivalry set to serve up thrills

Boosted by the returns of Best and Pienaar, Mark Anscombe’s men travel to the RDS with confidence.

# derby - Friday 16 May, 2014

O'Brien on the Leinster bench, as Best and Pienaar return for Ulster

Matt O’Connor has made eight changes, while there are surprises in both starting XVs.

# derby - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Unfortunate Kuszczak OG leaves Derby with Championship play-off advantage

The ex-Manchester United ‘keeper could do little to stop himself diverting the ball into his own net.

# derby - Thursday 10 April, 2014

5 things to look out for during tomorrow's Ulster v Connacht inter-pro derby

Tommy Bowe at 13, Connacht’s young stars and Rob Herring filling in for Rory Best are on the agenda.

# derby - Saturday 5 April, 2014

19th All-Ireland for St. Kieran's after win over Kilkenny CBS

A storming second half proved the difference in this afternoon’s Croke Cup.

# derby - Sunday 30 March, 2014

'The rivalry is the rivalry and everyone needed to win' - Leinster's O'Connor content

The Australian head coach took great satisfaction in securing a derby win a week out from facing Toulon in the Heineken Cup

# derby - Saturday 29 March, 2014

As it happened: Leinster v Munster, Pro12

We were live from the Aviva Stadium as the provincial rivals clashed in a top of the table encounter.

Jonny Sexton kicks 17 points to help Racing to vital victory in Parisian derby

The Ireland out-half played an important part in his side’s Top 14 success over Stade Français.

# derby - Friday 28 March, 2014

Confident lock Toner approaching Munster clash with focus on accuracy

Leinster’s second row says he knows Paul O’Connell’s game a little better following the Six Nations.

# derby - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Rob Penney: We've a long way to go to be as respected as Leinster are

The Kiwi head coach has underlined the pride he has in his group of players.

# derby - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Simon Zebo: Playing Leinster is like a Heineken Cup final every time

The Munster wing is excited about the chance to continue his good provincial form on Saturday.

5 central issues in the build-up to the Leinster v Munster inter-provincial clash

Matt O’Connor’s impact on Leinster, Rob Penney operating with freedom and the benefits of Ireland’s success.

# derby - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Ronaldo rescues a point for Real in eventful Madrid derby

It ended 2-2 between the La Liga rivals at the Vicente Calderon.

# derby - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

VIDEO: Sturridge's quick-fire double puts Liverpool in control

The striker scored twice in the space of two minutes after Steven Gerrard’s opener against Everton.

# derby - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Chelsea ease past Derby to set up fourth round clash with Stoke

José Mourinho’s men progressed thanks to goals from Mikel and Oscar.

# derby - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Here's why Clermont stick with out-half Brock James

The Australian play maker produced this exquisite pass in a derby win over Brive on Saturday.

# derby - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Leinster v Munster confirmed for the Aviva

Matt O’Connor’s side will get their chance for revenge at the national stadium in March.