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#Ian Madigan

# ian-madigan - Today’s News

Ulster sign prodigiously-talented Fiji lock Leone Nakarawa
# Baller
# Baller

Ulster sign prodigiously-talented Fiji lock Leone Nakarawa

2 hours ago 6,629 Views 18 Comments

Meanwhile, Ian Madigan and Rob Herring have signed up to two-year extensions.

# ian-madigan - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

Madigan says Ulster's players understand Coetzee's decision to leave
# Talisman
# Talisman

Madigan says Ulster's players understand Coetzee's decision to leave

Dec 29th 2020, 6:00 AM 6,055 Views 2 Comments

The South African will join the Blue Bulls next summer.

# ian-madigan - Friday 11 December, 2020

'I've come here and I feel like I've really been coached. They've challenged me'
# Fresh Start
# Fresh Start

'I've come here and I feel like I've really been coached. They've challenged me'

Dec 11th 2020, 7:00 AM 9,559 Views 9 Comments

Ian Madigan has settled in happily to life with Ulster since joining last summer.

# ian-madigan - Friday 2 October, 2020

Ulster brush off the sugar coating and carry hurt of big defeats into new season
# Go Again
# Go Again

Ulster brush off the sugar coating and carry hurt of big defeats into new season

Oct 2nd 2020, 7:03 AM 3,919 Views 8 Comments

“If you forget about it, you won’t learn from it. When we need that hurt, we’ll use it.”

# ian-madigan - Friday 25 September, 2020

Ulster receive suspended fine and docked point over Ian Madigan gaffe
# Error
# Error

Ulster receive suspended fine and docked point over Ian Madigan gaffe

Sep 25th 2020, 7:03 PM 33,742 Views 4 Comments

An administrative error meant the player should have been ineligible for two PRO14 fixtures.

# ian-madigan - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

'Big-time' Madigan on his clutch kick and feeling loved in Ulster
# Sharpshooter
# Sharpshooter

'Big-time' Madigan on his clutch kick and feeling loved in Ulster

Sep 9th 2020, 10:30 PM 28,942 Views 15 Comments

Ulster’s Mr Saturday Night talks through his process for a dramatic winner to set up a Pro14 final against his native province.

# ian-madigan - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Ulster steel themselves for 'cruel' final scenario
# Suftum
# Suftum

Ulster steel themselves for 'cruel' final scenario

Sep 8th 2020, 5:49 AM 7,418 Views 3 Comments

Dan McFarland spoke passionately yesterday about the weird occasion ahead, being written off and how Ulster worked to make sure everyone knows they ‘give a shit’.

# ian-madigan - Saturday 5 September, 2020

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

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

Sep 5th 2020, 10:45 PM 21,268 Views 24 Comments

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

Madigan the Ulster hero on a night of high drama as Ulster come back to win
# Comeback Kings
# Comeback Kings

Madigan the Ulster hero on a night of high drama as Ulster come back to win

Updated Sep 5th 2020, 10:07 PM 25,081 Views 46 Comments

The former Leinster player nailed a late penalty to set up a date with his former province in next Saturday’s Pro14 decider at the Aviva.

# ian-madigan - Friday 14 August, 2020

Four years on from Leinster departure, Madigan has all new outlook with Ulster
# Inter-pro
# Inter-pro

Four years on from Leinster departure, Madigan has all new outlook with Ulster

Updated Aug 14th 2020, 5:03 PM 34,372 Views 43 Comments

Ulster’s new recruit counted himself as a ‘purist’ about provincial representation. But he returns to ireland a more mature and rounded player.

# ian-madigan - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Madigan and Mathewson are 'two quality additions' for Ulster
# Signings
# Signings

Madigan and Mathewson are 'two quality additions' for Ulster

May 20th 2020, 7:46 PM 12,538 Views 78 Comments

The 31-year-old out-half and 34-year-old scrum-half add depth to Dan McFarland’s squad.

# ian-madigan - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Madigan will return to find Ireland's out-half depth chart all the deeper
# Comment
# Comment

Madigan will return to find Ireland's out-half depth chart all the deeper

Mar 14th 2020, 9:40 PM 16,183 Views 39 Comments

The Dubliner will face an utterly changed landscape to the one he left four years ago.

Ian Madigan coming back to Ireland as Ulster sign up 10 from Bristol
# A Sort Of Homecoming
# A Sort Of Homecoming

Ian Madigan coming back to Ireland as Ulster sign up 10 from Bristol

Mar 14th 2020, 3:31 PM 18,508 Views 52 Comments

The 30-year-old has committed to a one-year deal at the Kingspan Stadium.

# ian-madigan - Monday 17 February, 2020

Madigan slots penalty for Bristol and 20-year-old Scannell debuts in Biarritz
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Madigan slots penalty for Bristol and 20-year-old Scannell debuts in Biarritz

Feb 17th 2020, 4:34 PM 18,890 Views 31 Comments

There were plenty of Irish players involved in England, France, Italy, and the US over the weekend.

# ian-madigan - Sunday 19 May, 2019

'I've realised that Ireland is where I want to settle when the rugby career ends'
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

'I've realised that Ireland is where I want to settle when the rugby career ends'

May 19th 2019, 10:00 AM 58,941 Views 29 Comments

30-year-old Ian Madigan has had a challenging season with Bristol Bears.

# ian-madigan - Monday 4 March, 2019

Keatley and Sexton grab tries, while Irish trio make Pro D2 team of the week
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Keatley and Sexton grab tries, while Irish trio make Pro D2 team of the week

Mar 4th 2019, 5:47 PM 15,299 Views 14 Comments

It was another busy weekend abroad for a raft of Irish-qualified players.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Copeland set for Connacht bow as Madigan starts for Lam's Bristol
# Familiar Faces
# Familiar Faces

Copeland set for Connacht bow as Madigan starts for Lam's Bristol

Aug 23rd 2018, 1:12 PM 9,300 Views 3 Comments

Andy Friend has recalled Tiernan O’Halloran at fullback for Connacht’s final friendly game.

# ian-madigan - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Ireland international Madigan up for Championship Player of the Year
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Ireland international Madigan up for Championship Player of the Year

Apr 25th 2018, 5:03 PM 20,071 Views 32 Comments

The 32-times capped out-half was instrumental as Pat Lam’s Bristol earned promotion.

# ian-madigan - Monday 9 April, 2018

Kidney's London Irish win, Madigan and Bristol promoted, and all the exiles action
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Kidney's London Irish win, Madigan and Bristol promoted, and all the exiles action

Apr 9th 2018, 10:47 AM 15,514 Views 1 Comment

London Irish and Bristol may still be swapping places next season.

# ian-madigan - Monday 19 February, 2018

Ryan's form continues, Casey's strong start in Grenoble and a US debut for Fawsitt
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Ryan's form continues, Casey's strong start in Grenoble and a US debut for Fawsitt

Feb 19th 2018, 9:22 PM 13,753 Views 6 Comments

Here’s how the Irishmen based abroad got on over the weekend.

# ian-madigan - Monday 29 January, 2018

Donnacha Ryan's excellent footballing skills and all the exiles' action
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Donnacha Ryan's excellent footballing skills and all the exiles' action

Jan 29th 2018, 11:53 AM 13,912 Views 38 Comments

Ian Madigan and Bristol march on towards promotion into the Premiership.

# ian-madigan - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Irish rugby player Ian Madigan delivered a serious burn when someone gave out about women referees
# Rubbish
From The Daily Edge
# Rubbish

Irish rugby player Ian Madigan delivered a serious burn when someone gave out about women referees

Dec 24th 2017, 8:51 AM 12,897 Views 0 Comments

“Did you watch the game live or on TV?”

# ian-madigan - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Madigan starts at 10 as Babarians name strong team for England
# Team News
# Team News

Madigan starts at 10 as Babarians name strong team for England

May 25th 2017, 2:54 PM 9,256 Views 5 Comments

The game takes place this weekend at Twickenham.

# ian-madigan - Monday 20 March, 2017

Bristol's recruitment drive continues with signing of Australian back Morahan
# Big Addition
# Big Addition

Bristol's recruitment drive continues with signing of Australian back Morahan

Mar 20th 2017, 6:27 PM 6,739 Views 3 Comments

He will link up with Pat Lam and Ian Madigan at Ashton Gate next season.

# ian-madigan - Monday 6 March, 2017

Ireland out-half Madigan agrees 3-year deal with Bristol
# CONFIRMED
# CONFIRMED

Ireland out-half Madigan agrees 3-year deal with Bristol

Mar 6th 2017, 8:25 AM 19,835 Views 33 Comments

The 27-year-old Dubliner will link up with Pat Lam in the summer.

# ian-madigan - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Ian Madigan set to join Pat Lam at Bristol as Bordeaux agree release
# Transfer
# Transfer

Ian Madigan set to join Pat Lam at Bristol as Bordeaux agree release

Mar 5th 2017, 6:44 PM 32,901 Views 61 Comments

The 31-times capped Ireland international is understood to be on the move this summer.

# ian-madigan - Friday 24 February, 2017

Connacht distance themselves from a move for Ian Madigan
# Exiled
# Exiled

Connacht distance themselves from a move for Ian Madigan

Feb 24th 2017, 6:00 AM 9,007 Views 11 Comments

The province’s CEO, Willie Ruane, says they are well stocked at out-half.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Ian Madigan: 'I would be open to playing for any of the provinces'
# Exit Door
# Exit Door

Ian Madigan: 'I would be open to playing for any of the provinces'

Feb 23rd 2017, 9:40 AM 28,528 Views 62 Comments

The 31-times capped Ireland international has not been happy with life at Top 14 club Bordeaux.

# ian-madigan - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

'You want this guy to come through again for Ireland, he's a class act'
# Exiled
# Exiled

'You want this guy to come through again for Ireland, he's a class act'

Feb 22nd 2017, 7:33 AM 12,437 Views 39 Comments

Eddie O’Sullivan believes a move to England would work well for Ian Madigan.

# ian-madigan - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

'Definitely not' - Rassie Erasmus rules out Munster move for Ian Madigan
# No Go
# No Go

'Definitely not' - Rassie Erasmus rules out Munster move for Ian Madigan

Feb 21st 2017, 7:05 AM 13,551 Views 23 Comments

There have been rumours that Ian Keatley could be on the move to France.

# ian-madigan - Monday 20 February, 2017

Ian Madigan asks to leave Bordeaux - reports
# Au Revoir
# Au Revoir

Ian Madigan asks to leave Bordeaux - reports

Feb 20th 2017, 9:22 AM 19,092 Views 43 Comments

The Irish fly-half is believed to be keen on a move to the Premiership.

# ian-madigan - Thursday 2 February, 2017

'We're incredibly keen to support the provinces': Schmidt explains overseas selection policy
# Exiled Abroad
# Exiled Abroad

'We're incredibly keen to support the provinces': Schmidt explains overseas selection policy

Feb 2nd 2017, 5:50 PM 12,400 Views 36 Comments

The issue has come into sharp focus this week following the omission of Ian Madigan.

# ian-madigan - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

'Is he first-choice for Bordeaux?' Madigan call not on the agenda for Ireland
# Depth Chart
# Depth Chart

'Is he first-choice for Bordeaux?' Madigan call not on the agenda for Ireland

Jan 31st 2017, 3:10 PM 11,887 Views 25 Comments

While Ireland began their Six Nations training last week, the former Leinster man was preparing for a replacement role in the Top 14.

# ian-madigan - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Ian Madigan facing spell on the sidelines with groin injury
# Treatment Room
# Treatment Room

Ian Madigan facing spell on the sidelines with groin injury

Nov 1st 2016, 1:28 PM 6,391 Views 14 Comments

The former Leinster man was omitted from Joe Schmidt’s November Tests squad.

# ian-madigan - Friday 14 October, 2016

Bordeaux's Ian Madigan - 'I don't think I've played my best rugby here yet'
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Bordeaux's Ian Madigan - 'I don't think I've played my best rugby here yet'

Oct 14th 2016, 2:04 PM 6,178 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland international and UBB welcome Ulster to France on Sunday.

# ian-madigan - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Madigan hoping for recall to 10 shirt when Bordeaux Bégles welcome Ulster
# Very Very Mads World
# Very Very Mads World

Madigan hoping for recall to 10 shirt when Bordeaux Bégles welcome Ulster

Oct 11th 2016, 6:05 AM 10,015 Views 5 Comments

The former Leinster man expects Ulster to be ‘a year better’ than when he last faced Les Kiss’ men.

# ian-madigan - Monday 3 October, 2016

Madigan's Bordeaux pip Coughlan's Pau and all the exiles' action
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Madigan's Bordeaux pip Coughlan's Pau and all the exiles' action

Oct 3rd 2016, 12:50 PM 9,510 Views 19 Comments

Marty Moore was involved as Wasps continued their 100% start to the season.

# ian-madigan - Monday 12 September, 2016

Madigan helps UBB to victory, Allen scores and all the exiles' action
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Madigan helps UBB to victory, Allen scores and all the exiles' action

Sep 12th 2016, 6:16 PM 11,424 Views 11 Comments

Donncha O’Callaghan is still going strong with Worcester Warriors.

# ian-madigan - Monday 5 September, 2016

Coughlan among the tries, Moore's Wasps debut and all the exiles' action
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Coughlan among the tries, Moore's Wasps debut and all the exiles' action

Sep 5th 2016, 3:44 PM 8,847 Views 4 Comments

Here’s how the Irishmen based in England and France got on over the weekend.

# ian-madigan - Monday 29 August, 2016

Madigan gears up for demands of gruelling French season
# Mads
# Mads

Madigan gears up for demands of gruelling French season

Aug 29th 2016, 7:04 AM 7,528 Views 3 Comments

Madigan came off the bench for Bordeaux-Begles on Saturday night in Toulouse.

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