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#James Cronin

# james-cronin - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Munster changes, the trophy hunt, Ireland's hurt - O'Mahony refreshed for rugby return

The 30-year-old feels he has benefitted from the lockdown.

# james-cronin - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

'It’s our job to get the message out about why Munster is so special'

CEO Ian Flanagan joined the province last year after years of working in football.

# james-cronin - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Munster CEO says the province is 'overly reliant on matchday income'

Selling the naming rights for Thomond Park remains a possibility.

# james-cronin - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

Munster confirm they've reviewed protocols after Cronin's one-month ban

‘It literally could happen to the man in the street where a wrong prescription is dispensed.’

# james-cronin - Monday 18 May, 2020

Sport Ireland will not appeal Cronin's 'quite lenient' one-month ban

The 29-year-old tested positive for prednisolone and prednisone last November.

# james-cronin - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Sport Ireland considering appeal against James Cronin's one-month ban for doping violation

CEO John Treacy agreed the punishment is lenient.

# james-cronin - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Munster prop Cronin 'bears at least some fault' for failed anti-doping test

The judicial officer said he had ‘some sympathy for the player’ but that he could have done more.

# james-cronin - Monday 20 April, 2020

Munster's James Cronin banned for one month after anti-doping violation

An independent judicial officer accepted that the failed test was due to ‘a dispensing error by the pharmacy.’

# james-cronin - Friday 13 December, 2019

'That's the part of rugby that people don't see' - Cronin fit again with Munster

The Highfield RFC man struggled with injury last season but is relishing being back in the red jersey.

# james-cronin - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Pre-season boost for Munster as prop Cronin returns after leg injury

The Ireland international has not played since November 2018 but is back to full fitness.

# james-cronin - Monday 22 January, 2018

James Cronin added to Ireland Six Nations squad as cover

The move comes after Dave Kilcoyne picked up a knee injury on Sunday.

# james-cronin - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

More injury hell for Munster's Cronin after tearing calf muscle in Baa-Baas game

The prop has endured a wretched run with injuries.

# james-cronin - Monday 6 November, 2017

O'Callaghan and Munster duo added to Barbarians squad for Thomond clash

James Cronin and Brian Scott, and Leinster’s Jordi Murphy are all linking up with the side for Friday night’s match against Tonga.

# james-cronin - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Munster look light at loosehead with Cronin out for up to 8 weeks

Meanwhile, Dave Foley picked up a wrist injury in the Munster A game in Allianz Park on Friday night.

# james-cronin - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Gone 'til November: Munster prop Cronin gets four-week ban for stamping

The loosehead will miss his province’s opening two Champions Cup fixtures and and inter-pro clash with Ulster.

# james-cronin - Monday 10 October, 2016

Munster's James Cronin cited for stamping incident in loss to Leinster

A disciplinary committee will convene on Wednesday to judge the incident involving the prop and Leinster scrum-half Jamison Gibson-Park.

# james-cronin - Thursday 28 January, 2016

'There are guys giving up good sums of money to stay where they are'

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt is heartened to see Irish players staying at home.

# james-cronin - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Munster rule Kiwi import Bleyendaal out for 12 weeks with quad injury

The 25-year-old has started just three times for Munster since joining last year.

# james-cronin - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Relief for Munster fans as Cronin and Sherry sign new contracts

Meanwhile, BJ Botha has ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament.

Munster's James Cronin set for move to England as Nagle opts for Leinster

The 25-year-old is close to agreeing a deal with a Premiership club, while Nagle is on his way to Leinster.

# james-cronin - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Dent to Cronin's Six Nations hopes as Munster prop sidelined for a month

Donnacha Ryan is expected back in training next week.

# james-cronin - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Donnacha Ryan set for knee scan as Munster wait on Conor Murray's hip injury

Prop James Cronin is out of Saturday’s trip to Ulster.

# james-cronin - Friday 9 January, 2015

Keith Earls and James Cronin on the bench for Munster trip to Zebre

The province have named a potent backline with Conor Murray, Ian Keatley and JJ Hanrahan all involved.

# james-cronin - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Keith Earls and James Cronin back in Munster training, targeting return against Saracens

The wing and the prop took part in limited training today and might even be fit enough to face Zebre this weekend.

# james-cronin - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Feek excited to test Ireland's propping depth in November series

The national team’s scrum coach is excited by what Nathan White has added to the squad.

# james-cronin - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Foley shuffles Munster front row for Saracens test

James Cronin and BJ Botha both start in Thomond Park tomorrow.

# james-cronin - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Analysis: How did Munster stun Leinster at the Aviva on Saturday?

We’ve examined the southern province’s superb work at the breakdown, as well as their kicking strategy and attack.

# james-cronin - Thursday 22 May, 2014

'He had something special about him' - James Cronin's rise to the Ireland squad

From Ballincollig to Highfield, and from Dolphin to Munster, the loosehead prop’s next stop is Argentina.

# james-cronin - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Ambitious for Ireland caps, Munster's James Cronin wants a Pro12 medal

The 23-year-old loosehead prop has enjoyed a breakout season with his home province.

# james-cronin - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Munster labour to PRO12 victory over Treviso

It was unconvincing display from Rob Penney’s men, who were somewhat fortunate to be leading 7-3 at half-time.

# james-cronin - Friday 3 January, 2014

New Munster deals for Sheridan, Cronin and Ryan

All three promising players have signed on until June 2016.

# james-cronin - Saturday 28 December, 2013

11 rugby players we barely knew before 2013 Rising Stars This post contains videos

11 rugby players we barely knew before 2013

The past 12 months has seen the emergence of some exciting rugby talent.

# james-cronin - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Connacht make three changes to face experimental Munster side

JJ Hanrahan is the only survivor from the side that faced the Scarlets.

# james-cronin - 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.

# james-cronin - Friday 20 September, 2013

James Cronin included in Munster's Heineken Cup squad

“It’s going to be a tough season for them,” says Munster legend Alan Quinlan.

# james-cronin - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

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Five arrested over murders of Shane Geoghegan and Roy Collins

The arrests were made by Limerick gardaí this morning at locations around the Midlands and Dublin.