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#Front Row

# front-row - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

From Here's what's in store for this year's Dublin International Film Festival Front Row

Here's what's in store for this year's Dublin International Film Festival

Highlights will include the Irish premieres of Papi Chulo and Eighth Grade.

# front-row - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Connacht sign ex-Ulster prop Paddy McAllister from Gloucester

The 29-year-old loosehead has spent four years at Kingsholm.

# front-row - Friday 5 January, 2018

Blow for Scotland and Glasgow as prop Fagerson faces eight weeks sidelined

The tighthead, who started all of last year’s Six Nations fixtures, will hope for a smooth recovery to put himself in contention to face Ireland.

# front-row - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Rugby nause Sinckler and Furlong are the new breed of Lions props

The 24-year-old England international is something of a Lions speech expert.

# front-row - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Ulster add beef to pack with signing of South African prop for next season

Schalk van der Merwe joins the province as a project player.

# front-row - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Ulster decimated by front row injuries while Pienaar also sidelined

Les Kiss has also lost Craig Gilroy and Roger Wilson for Friday’s crucial clash with the Scarlets.

# front-row - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Analysis: Quinn Roux's big impact and all of Ireland's second Test rucks

We’ve studied the rucks from Ireland’s defeat to the Boks in Johannesburg.

# front-row - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Harlequins 'deeply saddened' by death of 20-year-old front row Adeniran-Olule RIP

Harlequins 'deeply saddened' by death of 20-year-old front row Adeniran-Olule

The hooker died tragically following a road traffic collision.

# front-row - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Positive prognosis on Healy makes Schmidt's prop gamble calculated

Ireland will travel to the World Cup with three tightheads and only two looseheads.

# front-row - Friday 24 July, 2015

'Conor Murray came from nowhere and got a spot on the plane'

Mike Ross says Ireland are measured in their World Cup confidence but are focused only on the warm-up fixtures.

# front-row - Friday 13 February, 2015

Jack McGrath: 'I think I’m pretty light compared to 155 kilos!'

The Ireland loosehead says France pose a particular physical challenge at scrum time.

# front-row - Friday 23 May, 2014

From You or your kids heading to One Direction tonight? There are some strict arrangements in place Front Row

You or your kids heading to One Direction tonight? There are some strict arrangements in place

Doors open at 5pm with the lads themselves on stage at 8.15 pm.

# front-row - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Connacht secure signing of Blues front row McCartney on three-year deal

The 28-year-old known as ‘Freak’ by his Super Rugby teammates will move to Galway next season.

# front-row - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Front row injuries a concern for Leinster in build up to Munster derby

Cian Healy, Marty Moore, Jack McGrath and Tadhg Furlong all remain doubts for the inter-provincial clash.

# front-row - Friday 7 February, 2014

'Creaking' Welsh set-piece could hamper gainline threat -- Evans

The former Lions wing is hoping Jamie Roberts has plenty of opportunity to run at Ireland tomorrow.

# front-row - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Ireland's front row face true test against world class Welsh

The influence of referee Wayne Barnes has been highlighted as a key in Saturday’s clash.

# front-row - Friday 8 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Stand-up destroys obnoxious heckler

Stand-up destroys obnoxious heckler

Who’s laughing now?

# front-row - Monday 7 October, 2013

Munster's front row as good as any other unit in the league boasts Penney

The New Zealander is encouraged by the progress of the province’s home-grown talent.

# front-row - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Open thread: Who would you pick as the Lions front row?

Irish supporters will expect to hear Cian Healy’s name announced on 30 April. Everything after that is wishful thinking.

# front-row - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Munster's Marcus Horan to retire at the end of the season

The prop has played 224 times for Munster, won 67 Ireland caps and captured the Grand Slam in 2009.

# front-row - Friday 22 February, 2013

VIDEO: What can Tom Court offer Ireland on Sunday?

The loose-head will start in Murrayfield, in place of the suspended Cian Healy.

# front-row - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Smal has confidence in Irish front row after Paddy's Day mash-up

The Ireland forwards coach is aware that England will be targeting a repeat of their scrum dominance last year.

# front-row - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Mike Ross eager to atone for scrum slip-up against Springboks

The Leinster prop proved he was human against South Africa. He will be hoping to lift expectations when he faces Argentina.

# front-row - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

'I don't see myself as a South African rugby player at all' - Richardt Strauss

Ireland’s new hooker had a baptism of fire against his native country on Saturday and is warming to the task.

# front-row - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Late change: 'The Beast' ruled out of Ireland v South Africa

The loose-head prop had been admitted to hospital as a precaution after he suffered mild heart palpitations this morning.

# front-row - Thursday 8 November, 2012

Guinness Series: Leinster front-row ready to answer Ireland's call thanks to some insider trading

“Are you going to change your name to Richardt O’Strauss?” asked a South African reporter. We copyrighted that joke last month.

# front-row - Friday 2 November, 2012

Pro12: Sherry still hoping to receive Ireland's call

Before competing with Richardt Strauss for an Ireland jersey, the hooker knows he must see off Damien Varley for a starting spot with Munster.

# front-row - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Rory Best: We need to develop that ruthless Leinster mentality

The Ulster and Ireland hooker talks about the upcoming season, Irish rugby and finding more ‘freaks’ like Stephen Ferris.

# front-row - Monday 4 June, 2012

Mike Ross an injury doubt for Ireland's First Test against All Blacks

The tighthead prop’s injured hamstring may prevent him from lining up against New Zealand on Saturday.

# front-row - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Scrum down: Connacht snap up Nathan White

Leinster’s Kiwi prop Nathan White has agreed to join Connacht on a three-year deal at the end of the season.