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#JJ Hanrahan

# jj-hanrahan - Monday 24 August, 2020

Analysis: Deception and work-rate key as Munster attack hints at progress

Johann van Graan’s men scored three tries thanks to sharp finishes in the Leinster 22.

# jj-hanrahan - Thursday 20 August, 2020

'People jumping to the conclusion that Carbery is finished - that's nonsense'

Bernard Jackman believes Munster should back their academy out-halves to support JJ Hanrahan.

# jj-hanrahan - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

'He's a deep thinker on the game. Mentally he's very strong' 10

'He's a deep thinker on the game. Mentally he's very strong'

JJ Hanrahan is set to resume the season as Munster’s starting out-half.

# jj-hanrahan - Thursday 21 May, 2020

'There's potentially an embarrassment of riches for Munster in that position'

Ben Healy, Jack Crowley, and Jake Flannery will all be hoping for senior team action next season.

# jj-hanrahan - Friday 21 February, 2020

Sweetnam seals late bonus for Munster against 14-man Zebre

Calvin Nash, Rory Scannell and JJ Hanrahan also crossed in a hard-fought win for the southern province.

# jj-hanrahan - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Munster's European campaign all but over as Racing finish over the top in Paris

Johann van Graan’s men were blown away in the final 10 minutes after an even contest.

# jj-hanrahan - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Hanrahan in line to make return for Munster for massive Racing clash 10

Hanrahan in line to make return for Munster for massive Racing clash

The Kerry man’s fitness is vital with Joey Carbery and Tyler Bleyendaal out injured.

# jj-hanrahan - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

'My biggest issue is that I probably put too much pressure on myself as an individual'

'My biggest issue is that I probably put too much pressure on myself as an individual'

JJ Hanrahan is having a strong season for Munster as the influence of Stephen Larkham shines through.

# jj-hanrahan - Saturday 9 November, 2019

Hanrahan hamstring an added concern for Munster ahead of European campaign

Ireland U20 playmaker Ben Healy could be the next 10 Johann van Graan turns to.

# jj-hanrahan - Sunday 5 May, 2019

Match-winner Hanrahan happy to give JVG 'as many headaches as possible'

The out-half made all the difference against Benetton as he continued his excellent end-of-season form.

# jj-hanrahan - Friday 22 March, 2019

Hanrahan grateful for Mathewson influence as he channels energy in positive direction

‘I was more worried about week-to-week stuff, ‘am I in, am I out?’ for too long and my energy was wasted.’

# jj-hanrahan - Friday 7 September, 2018

'I hate one-on-one drills with Sweets because he can make you look like a fool'

Munster will hope their exciting wing can make the difference away to Glasgow Warriors this evening.

# jj-hanrahan - Sunday 2 September, 2018

'In Munster, there's always going to be competition' - JJ impresses at 10

The 26-year-old will be battling with Joey Carbery for the out-half slot at Munster.

# jj-hanrahan - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Carbery debuts as Munster start season with six-try win over Cheetahs

Darren Sweetnam was man of the match for Johann van Graan’s team.

# jj-hanrahan - Saturday 5 May, 2018

As it happened: Munster v Edinburgh, Pro14 playoff

We went minute-by-minute as Simon Zebo waved farewell to Thomond Park.

# jj-hanrahan - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Hanrahan determined to seize chance at 10 after slow start to Munster homecoming

“Getting the chance against Ulster is a big opportunity.”

# jj-hanrahan - Monday 6 November, 2017

JJ Hanrahan plays down Ireland call after his man-of-the-match show for Munster

“I just want to focus on Munster and it’s step by step for me.”

# jj-hanrahan - Friday 3 November, 2017

Ras-matazz: Munster give Erasmus the perfect send-off as Simon Zebo scores in rout

The South African may not be in charge for the province’s next Pro14 fixture again Zebre at the end of the month.

# jj-hanrahan - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Hanrahan's omission from Munster 'A' squad suggests Bleyendaal is out of Racing clash 10s

Hanrahan's omission from Munster 'A' squad suggests Bleyendaal is out of Racing clash

The Kiwi sustained a neck injury last week.

# jj-hanrahan - Saturday 14 October, 2017

JJ Hanrahan features as Munster A beat Ospreys

The Irish province earned a convincing win in their British and Irish Cup clash in Wales.

# jj-hanrahan - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Zebo primed for return as Erasmus settles on strongest combinations for Munster

Munster’s director of rugby was happy to name the majority of his back-line, and hints that Tyler Bleyendaal is his first choice at out-half.

# jj-hanrahan - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Tommy O'Donnell back in full training as Munster prepare for hit-out against Connacht

JJ Hanrahan has stepped up his recovery from a shoulder injury and Peter O’Mahony has begun his pre-season prep.

# jj-hanrahan - Friday 12 May, 2017

Connacht to face Northampton in Champions Cup play-off after Stade Francais triumph

The Paris club had previously lost four European finals — two in the premier European Cup.

# jj-hanrahan - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Hanrahan's try, Scholes getting chances in Edinburgh, and all the exiles' action

We round up the Irish players’ involvements in England and France last weekend.

# jj-hanrahan - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Schmidt welcomes Munster signings of Farrell, Hanrahan and Hart IQ

Schmidt welcomes Munster signings of Farrell, Hanrahan and Hart

The Ireland head coach has been in contact with the three Irishmen.

# jj-hanrahan - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Racing scrum-half Hart set for move to Munster as Erasmus confirms talks

The Munster director of rugby indicated that the province is looking at a number of Irish-qualified players.

# jj-hanrahan - Friday 9 December, 2016

As it happened: Northampton Saints v Leinster, Champions Cup

We went minute-by-minute as Leo Cullen’s men went to Franklin’s Gardens looking for a win.

'Every point counts' as Leinster take aim at JJ Hanrahan and Saints

Pool 4 is extremely tight as it kicks off the pivotal Champions Cup back-to-backs.

# jj-hanrahan - Monday 18 April, 2016

Stringer helps Sale to vital win as Flanagan and the Blues secure play-off

There will be heavy Irish involvement in the Championship semi-finals in England.

# jj-hanrahan - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Moore and Madigan moves highlight the shifting ground for Irish provinces

The lure of England and France is greater than ever before.

# jj-hanrahan - Friday 1 January, 2016

Four Irish stars looking to make a breakthrough in 2016

Injury woes and an increase in expectations shape as the biggest obstacles for this talented quartet.

# jj-hanrahan - Friday 11 December, 2015

Dan Carter will make his Racing debut tomorrow opposite JJ Hanrahan

Carter partners Welshman Mike Phillips in the Racing halfbacks.

# jj-hanrahan - Saturday 5 December, 2015

JJ Hanrahan nails late penalty as Donncha O'Callaghan sees red for Worcester

Leinster’s European opponents Bath were beaten again.

# jj-hanrahan - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

'JJ Hanrahan left because JJ Hanrahan wanted to leave' - Munster's Foley

The likes of Simon Zebo, Conor Murray and Keith Earls are out of contract next summer.

# jj-hanrahan - Saturday 14 November, 2015

JJ Hanrahan plays his part as Northampton see off Scarlets

In Saturday’s late game, the former Munster back was central to the Saints’ narrow win.

# jj-hanrahan - Monday 19 October, 2015

Donncha O'Callaghan's Worcester debut involved a bizarre water-bottle incident

“The old, grey water-bottle theft”

# jj-hanrahan - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

JJ Hanrahan will be joined by a South African legend at Northampton

38-year-old Victor Matfield will move to the Premiership side post-World Cup.

# jj-hanrahan - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Here's who the Premiership clubs have signed for the 2015/16 season

JJ Hanrahan’s move to Northampton brings a while new Irish angle to the English league.

# jj-hanrahan - Saturday 13 June, 2015

JJ Hanrahan assists three tries as Ireland come out on top against Italy

Scores from Eoin Griffin, Andrew Conway, Stuart McCloskey and Tiernan O’Halloran helped Ireland to a comfortable win.

# jj-hanrahan - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Munster confirm departures of five more players ahead of next season

Australian centre Andrew Smith’s exit has been officially announced.

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