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# jackal - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Analysis: Under-the-radar Josh van der Flier shows jackal class

The Ireland openside isn’t renowned as a jackal but has been working hard on his turnover skills.

# jackal - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Cloete back in Munster mix after head injury but Marshall undergoes surgery

The hooker has had a procedure to remedy a knee issue.

# jackal - Friday 15 November, 2019

Sam Warburton named as part of Pivac's new Wales coaching staff

The 31-year-old will take up a role as technical advisor for defence and breakdown.

# jackal - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Beirne hitting World Cup form after frustrating early yellow card

The Munster man has featured in all three of Ireland’s games so far.

# jackal - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Analysis: How Saracens took away Tadhg Beirne's jackal threat

The Munster lock was left frustrated in Coventry on Saturday.

# jackal - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

Analysis: Peter O'Mahony's sweeping turnover sets a clever trend

The Highlanders adopted the tactic with time running out against the Hurricanes last weekend.

# jackal - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

'That's where you're getting so much punishment - three massive free shots'

Sean O’Brien is making his way back from a shoulder injury and wants jackaling players to be protected.

# jackal - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Analysis: How Leinster brilliantly negated Tadhg Beirne's jackal threat

The Scarlets second row was left deeply frustrated by Leinster’s excellent rucking.

# jackal - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Analysis: Attention to detail and violence help Ireland deny Pocock

We examine each of the Wallabies back row’s efforts to steal Irish possession last weekend.

# jackal - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Analysis: Ireland win the battle of the chop tackle to stifle Wales

Joe Schmidt’s men showed signs that they had prepared themselves for the Welsh defensive tactics.