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# knockout-rugby - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Wales make heavy weather of it, but beat Uruguay to set up quarter-final clash with France
# Gats Enough
# Gats Enough

Wales make heavy weather of it, but beat Uruguay to set up quarter-final clash with France

Oct 13th 2019, 11:08 AM 14,872 Views 5 Comments

Warren Gatland’s men were on a four-day turnaround and struggled to put the South Americans away.

# knockout-rugby - Friday 31 May, 2019

La Rochelle shock Zebo's Racing in Top 14 barrages
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# Knockout Rugby

La Rochelle shock Zebo's Racing in Top 14 barrages

May 31st 2019, 10:52 PM 15,309 Views 25 Comments

Ihaia West and Arthur Reitiere provided the points to guide their side into a semi-final clash with Toulouse.

# knockout-rugby - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Ulster primed for Connacht clash after big strides since rare home defeat
# Knockout Rugby
# Knockout Rugby

Ulster primed for Connacht clash after big strides since rare home defeat

Apr 28th 2019, 6:45 AM 5,411 Views 4 Comments

The western province have beaten their rivals to the north twice already this season, but a knockout game in Ravenhill poses a very different problem.

# knockout-rugby - Saturday 27 April, 2019

Leinster and Munster on course for Pro14 semi-final showdown
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# Knockout Rugby

Leinster and Munster on course for Pro14 semi-final showdown

Apr 27th 2019, 10:10 PM 12,770 Views 14 Comments

The Pro14 play-off details have been confirmed following the conclusion of the regular season.

# knockout-rugby - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Pro14 quarter-final dates confirmed as Ulster and Connacht set for Belfast battle
# Final Series
# Final Series

Pro14 quarter-final dates confirmed as Ulster and Connacht set for Belfast battle

Apr 18th 2019, 4:52 PM 12,443 Views 12 Comments

The provinces will face off on Saturday 4 May.

# knockout-rugby - Thursday 31 January, 2019

Aviva Stadium sold out for Leinster v Ulster Champions Cup clash
# All-Ireland Quarter-final
# All-Ireland Quarter-final

Aviva Stadium sold out for Leinster v Ulster Champions Cup clash

Jan 31st 2019, 4:28 PM 9,470 Views 8 Comments

Seats for the European inter-pro have all been snapped up. But there is still a chance that returned tickets could go on re-sale.

# knockout-rugby - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Munster show their mettle under pressure to take quarter-final berth with win over Chiefs
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# Knockout Rugby

Munster show their mettle under pressure to take quarter-final berth with win over Chiefs

Jan 19th 2019, 7:34 PM 40,461 Views 106 Comments

Tadhg Beirne led the way as Munster found a way to beat a brilliant Exeter side.

# knockout-rugby - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

Van Graan not feeling the pressure as Munster gear up for season-defining week
# Knockout Rugby
# Knockout Rugby

Van Graan not feeling the pressure as Munster gear up for season-defining week

May 1st 2018, 6:30 AM 5,111 Views 4 Comments

The southern province host red-hot Edinburgh in the Pro14 quarter-finals.

# knockout-rugby - Sunday 1 April, 2018

As it happened: Leinster v Saracens, Champions Cup quarter-final
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Leinster v Saracens, Champions Cup quarter-final

Apr 1st 2018, 2:33 PM 129,750 Views 38 Comments

We went minute-by-minute as Leinster took aim at Saracens with a home semi-final on the line.

# knockout-rugby - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Leinster add injured Ruddock to Champions Cup squad ahead of Saracens
# Knockout Rugby
# Knockout Rugby

Leinster add injured Ruddock to Champions Cup squad ahead of Saracens

Mar 15th 2018, 4:34 PM 8,492 Views 5 Comments

Clubs are permitted to register three additional players for the knockout stages.

# knockout-rugby - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Heavyweight contenders collide in today's Ulster Bank League 1A semi-finals
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# Knockout Rugby

Heavyweight contenders collide in today's Ulster Bank League 1A semi-finals

Apr 23rd 2017, 7:45 AM 4,951 Views 1 Comment

There are two cracking Division 1A games down for decision this afternoon in Dublin.

# knockout-rugby - Sunday 17 May, 2015

'Now we've got here, it's all about the result' - Foley determined to gain Ospreys revenge
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# Knockout Rugby

'Now we've got here, it's all about the result' - Foley determined to gain Ospreys revenge

May 17th 2015, 8:00 PM 5,184 Views 5 Comments

The Welsh side have beaten Munster twice this season and they face each other in the Pro12 semi-final next week.

# knockout-rugby - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Composure key to Ulster's quick turnaround against Leinster -- Rory Best
# Synergy
# Synergy

Composure key to Ulster's quick turnaround against Leinster -- Rory Best

Apr 25th 2015, 7:23 AM 3,540 Views 3 Comments

The hooker praised the attitude and belief built between the province’s players and coaching staff.

‘Credit to Ulster, they wore us down’ – Leinster coach O’Connor
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# Knockout Rugby

‘Credit to Ulster, they wore us down’ – Leinster coach O’Connor

Apr 25th 2015, 3:16 AM 5,841 Views 9 Comments

Ulster’s home fuelled motivation combined with Leinster fatigue made it a rough night for the champions.

# knockout-rugby - Friday 24 April, 2015

Curtain closing on Leinster's season and more talking points from Ravenhill
# Reaction
# Reaction

Curtain closing on Leinster's season and more talking points from Ravenhill

Apr 24th 2015, 10:36 PM 11,298 Views 40 Comments

Along with man of the match Iain Henderson, Paddy Jackson was critical to putting Ulster top of the table.

Henderson helps Ulster inflict painful defeat on Leinster
# Match Report
# Match Report

Henderson helps Ulster inflict painful defeat on Leinster

Apr 24th 2015, 9:28 PM 25,843 Views 100 Comments

Ulster scored 26 unanswered points after trailing 10 -0 early on.

As it happened: Ulster v Leinster, Pro12
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Ulster v Leinster, Pro12

Apr 24th 2015, 7:10 PM 25,780 Views 36 Comments

We were in Ravenhill to bring you through this crucial inter-pro minute-by-minute.

# knockout-rugby - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Here is the complete quarter-final line-up in the inaugural Champions Cup
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# Knockout Rugby

Here is the complete quarter-final line-up in the inaugural Champions Cup

Jan 25th 2015, 7:55 PM 15,962 Views 52 Comments

Leinster have a home quarter-final for the first time since 2012 but will be on the road for a potential semi-final.

# knockout-rugby - Saturday 6 December, 2014

'It's cup final rugby from the first pool game' - O'Mahony loves Europe's do-or-die nature
# Knockout Rugby
# Knockout Rugby

'It's cup final rugby from the first pool game' - O'Mahony loves Europe's do-or-die nature

Dec 6th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,901 Views 13 Comments

Munster take on Clermont in what is basically another must-win game.

# knockout-rugby - Thursday 15 May, 2014

No room for Hogg in Glasgow line-up as Munster recall big names
# Team-sheets
# Team-sheets

No room for Hogg in Glasgow line-up as Munster recall big names

May 15th 2014, 12:55 PM 6,203 Views 10 Comments

Stander, Murray, Earls and Botha are all back in harness for Rob Penney’s last chance at silverware in Ireland.

# knockout-rugby - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

'Completely sick of it': Murray determined to raise Munster's form back onto an even keel
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# Knockout Rugby

'Completely sick of it': Murray determined to raise Munster's form back onto an even keel

May 14th 2014, 8:00 AM 12,070 Views 10 Comments

The scrum-half says performances like Saturday’s defeat to Ulster are “absolutely not good enough.”

# knockout-rugby - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Botha return the one big positive for Munster after Ulster debacle
# Propped Up
# Propped Up

Botha return the one big positive for Munster after Ulster debacle

May 13th 2014, 2:27 PM 4,287 Views 7 Comments

The South African prop has not played since the loss to Toulon, but should bolster the front row for Friday’s semi-final against Glasgow.