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#Final

# final - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Exeter edge to first European crown after stunning final battle with Racing

Simon Zebo scored two tries for the Top 14 side as they came up short in Bristol.

# final - Friday 9 October, 2020

Nadal closes in on Federer's Grand Slam record by booking 13th French Open final berth

The Spaniard brushed aside Diego Schwartzman without dropping a set to claim his 99th win at Roland Garros.

# final - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Exeter have too much for Toulouse to set up European final against Racing 92

33-year-old ex-Ulster centre Ian Whitten was excellent in midfield for Rob Baxter’s side.

# final - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Brad Thorn's Reds come up short as Brumbies claim Super Rugby AU title

Promising out-half Noah Lolesio scored 13 points for Dan McKellar’s side.

# final - Saturday 12 September, 2020

Ulster left deflated and rueing missed chances before Leinster hit high gears

A tight first half could have been tighter if Ulster had made the most of their penalty chances.

# final - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Ross Byrne set for starting chance with Ryan in line for Leinster return

The reigning champions could make a few changes for the Pro14 final against Ulster.

'It's great having that support at home, they're so invested in what I'm doing'

24-year-old Andrew Porter has been in good form for Leinster in recent weeks.

# final - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Andrew Brace appointed referee for the Pro14 final between Leinster and Ulster

The 32-year-old has been a rising star of the refereeing scene in recent years.

Returning Ryan adds quality as Leinster weigh up changes for Pro14 final

The 24-year-old second row has fully recovered from his shoulder injury.

# final - Saturday 5 September, 2020

'He's big time, isn't he? Anybody who knows Mads knows he is big time'

Ian Madigan was the match winner for Dan McFarland’s Ulster over in Murrayfield.

# final - Monday 31 August, 2020

Daunting semi-final against Leinster ahead as Munster look to take next step

Friday night at the Aviva Stadium should be an intriguing battle between the provinces.

# final - Sunday 23 August, 2020

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Former PSG player the hero, as Bayern Munich win Champions League

Kingsley Coman got the winner, with the Bundesliga outfit crowned champions of Europe for the sixth time.

# final - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

PBC prove too strong for St Munchin's in Munster Senior Cup semi-final

Current holders and old foes Christian Brothers College Cork now await in the final.

# final - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Con O'Callaghan's auctioned All-Ireland final jersey raises €15k for seriously-injured clubmate

It brings the total amount to €200,000 — halfway towards the €400,000 target.

# final - Saturday 2 November, 2019

'The Beast' leads Springboks' total destruction of England's scrum

The Springboks pack was ruthless in going after the English set-piece in the World Cup final.

'In South Africa, pressure is having a close relative who is murdered' - Erasmus

Springboks coach Rassie Erasmus explains how his team embraced any pressure at the World Cup.

Eddie Jones' England have qualities to secure World Cup against Boks

Rassie Erasmus’ South Africans will back themselves to match the English power in Yokohama.

# final - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Erasmus confirms he'll step aside as Boks head coach after World Cup final

The former Munster boss will concentrate on his director of rugby role.

Finishers versus the Bomb Squad: The World Cup final game within a game

Both Eddie Jones and Rassie Erasmus have stressed the importance of their benches.

Sinckler and May passed fit as Jones names unchanged England XV

Ben Spencer has replaced Willi Heinz on the bench in the only change to the matchday 23.

# final - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Kolbe fit for final but Rassie Erasmus insists Springboks won't change tactics

The South Africans have been criticised in many quarters for their kick-heavy approach.

Jérôme Garcès will ref the World Cup final between England and the Boks

The 46-year-old will be the first Frenchman to adjudicate a World Cup decider.

# final - Monday 28 October, 2019

'Send my best wishes to Warren and make sure he enjoys the third-place play-off'

Eddie Jones couldn’t resist firing a shot back at the Wales boss.

To their credit, Eddie Jones and England evolved leading into this World Cup

The head coach said his team’s journey began on the 2018 tour of South Africa.

# final - Sunday 27 October, 2019

'I was watching the 2007 final in the tavern because I didn't have a TV at home'

Springboks captain Siya Kolisi has proved to be a wonderful leader for Rassie Erasmus’ side.

'I'm not 100% sure a World Cup is going to be won by a very expansive game plan'

Rassie Erasmus’ Springboks ground their way into a World Cup final against England.

# final - Sunday 1 September, 2019

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# final - Thursday 22 August, 2019

Cardiff City Stadium to host this season's Pro14 final

The game will be played in the Welsh capital on Saturday, 20 June.

# final - Monday 19 August, 2019

Hoban hits hat-trick after just 14 minutes as Dundalk ease past Bohs to reach final

It was all too easy for the Lilywhites in the EA Sports Cup tonight.

# final - Saturday 1 June, 2019

Ex-Liverpool star John Barnes slept outside train station with homeless on journey to Champions League final

The 55-year-old former winger was disrupted by a flight cancellation.

# final - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Leinster bounce back from 'lowest point in all of our careers' to win Pro14

Johnny Sexton and his team took pride from how they eked out a victory against Glasgow.

# final - Saturday 25 May, 2019

'His last memory now with Leinster will be lifting the trophy'

Leinster captain Johnny Sexton handed the Pro14 trophy to Sean O’Brien in Glasgow.

How did you rate Leinster in their hard-fought Pro14 final win over the Warriors?

Leo Cullen’s men completed magnificent defence of their Pro14 crown.

Leinster go back-to-back in the Pro14 as they edge Glasgow at Celtic Park

Leo Cullen’s men secured their sixth title in the competition in tough conditions in Glasgow.

# final - Friday 24 May, 2019

'For any individuals that I did offend, I apologise to them' - Cullen

Leinster boss Leo Cullen has apologised for his comments about Glasgow being Rangers supporters.

# final - Thursday 16 May, 2019

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Lampard and Derby players belt out chant Leeds fans made up about them after play-off win

The Rams boss mimicked wiping away tears as the squad celebrated in the dressing room.

# final - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Joy for Irish pair as Newport win on penalties to reach play-off final

Mark O’Brien and Padraig Amond were both part of the triumph.

# final - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Sensational Saracens deny Leinster a fifth European star with victory in Newcastle

Mark McCall’s men claimed their third Heineken Champions Cup in a stunning game at St James’ Park.

Leinster's fifth star? Saracens' third title? A nail-biter awaits in Newcastle

The Heineken Champions Cup finalists are extremely evenly-matched.

'It's the biggest day of the year' - Cup specialists Crumlin and Avondale meet in Aviva Stadium final Rivalries Renewed This post contains videos

'It's the biggest day of the year' - Cup specialists Crumlin and Avondale meet in Aviva Stadium final

The Aviva Stadium hosts a Dublin-Cork affair in the FAI Intermediate Cup this afternoon.

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