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#mindset

# mindset - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Analysis: Limerick man Prendergast's influence getting best from Racing stars
# Attack
# Attack

Analysis: Limerick man Prendergast's influence getting best from Racing stars

Sep 30th 2020, 7:00 PM 5,907 Views 3 Comments

The 43-year-old has earned an ever-growing reputation in French rugby.

# mindset - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Conway striking mental balance to mount intense push for World Cup place
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# Mindset

Conway striking mental balance to mount intense push for World Cup place

Aug 8th 2019, 6:29 PM 5,882 Views 9 Comments

‘You’re thinking of the performance you want to put in. If you put in the performance you want, then it won’t be my last shot.’

# mindset - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Brainwave giving Connacht's Carty added edge in magnificent season
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# Mindset

Brainwave giving Connacht's Carty added edge in magnificent season

May 1st 2019, 2:53 PM 7,404 Views 23 Comments

The out-half says he has exceeded his own expectations in the last 12 months.

# mindset - Friday 22 February, 2019

Cooney proud of overcoming struggles and potholes to make international mark
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# Mindset

Cooney proud of overcoming struggles and potholes to make international mark

Feb 22nd 2019, 7:15 AM 5,111 Views 6 Comments

The scrum-half had a nightmare journey to meet with Ulster before his switch from Connacht.

# mindset - Saturday 9 February, 2019

'I've been in Ireland for 18 years, I love the country, but in football there is a lot of negativity'
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# Mindset

'I've been in Ireland for 18 years, I love the country, but in football there is a lot of negativity'

Feb 9th 2019, 7:30 AM 15,040 Views 2 Comments

UCD U19s boss Maciej Tarnogrodzki offers his thoughts on the development of young Irish players.

# mindset - Sunday 6 May, 2018

‘If you strip it all back in rugby, it’s who hits who the hardest’
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# Mindset

‘If you strip it all back in rugby, it’s who hits who the hardest’

May 6th 2018, 8:00 AM 29,896 Views 25 Comments

We spoke to Dan Leavy about his mindset, physicality and breakdown skills.

# mindset - Monday 29 May, 2017

'Hopefully, it's a bit of blueprint for other teams because it's an attractive style'
# Ambition
# Ambition

'Hopefully, it's a bit of blueprint for other teams because it's an attractive style'

May 29th 2017, 9:30 AM 5,195 Views 1 Comment

Scarlets head coach Wayne Pivac wants to see more teams adopting an attacking approach.

# mindset - Thursday 25 May, 2017

'We can be too critical of ourselves, overly humble': Munster take confidence from their journey
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# Mindset

'We can be too critical of ourselves, overly humble': Munster take confidence from their journey

May 25th 2017, 7:55 AM 4,768 Views 1 Comment

Niall Scannell looks back to the ‘worst weeks of the year’ when he and his team-mates had nothing to train for.

# mindset - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Munster man Conway's mindset shift brings long-awaited Ireland honours
# Maturity
# Maturity

Munster man Conway's mindset shift brings long-awaited Ireland honours

May 17th 2017, 6:45 AM 6,242 Views 1 Comment

The 25-year-old won his first Ireland cap this year and will tour under Joe Schmidt next month.

# mindset - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

'It's part of our DNA' - Cullen excited to see Leinster take on Kiwi spirit
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# Attack

'It's part of our DNA' - Cullen excited to see Leinster take on Kiwi spirit

May 9th 2017, 7:15 AM 7,077 Views 15 Comments

The eastern province have been thrilling to watch in attack at times this season.

# mindset - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Lions tour and the All Blacks will bring out the best in Conor Murray
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# Key Man

Lions tour and the All Blacks will bring out the best in Conor Murray

May 4th 2017, 9:15 PM 6,766 Views 1 Comment

The Limerick man can call on recent experience of beating the Kiwis.

# mindset - Friday 4 November, 2016

'You don’t want to be surviving. You want to be setting the impetus'
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# Mindset

'You don’t want to be surviving. You want to be setting the impetus'

Nov 4th 2016, 6:45 AM 3,926 Views 0 Comments

Donnacha Ryan will be looking to lead from the front for Ireland tomorrow.

# mindset - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Leinster's ambitious van der Flier aiming to match Armitage and the world's best opensides
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# Mindset

Leinster's ambitious van der Flier aiming to match Armitage and the world's best opensides

Dec 23rd 2015, 7:30 AM 6,944 Views 8 Comments

The 22-year-old is not content merely to win Leinster caps; he wants to dominate games.

# mindset - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

'Are you willing to do everything, knowing you may not play a minute of the World Cup?'
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# Column

'Are you willing to do everything, knowing you may not play a minute of the World Cup?'

Sep 23rd 2015, 4:30 PM 9,562 Views 1 Comment

Ireland legend Lynne Cantwell says Joe Schmidt will have his side completely focused on ‘the controllables’.

# mindset - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

SOB: 'It was probably immature, thinking I could get away with that'
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# Mindset

SOB: 'It was probably immature, thinking I could get away with that'

Aug 19th 2015, 7:15 AM 19,205 Views 4 Comments

The Ireland and Leinster back row says his professionalism has totally changed since the 2011 World Cup.

# mindset - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Analysis: Ronan O'Gara's defence lifting Racing to new heights
# ROG
# ROG

Analysis: Ronan O'Gara's defence lifting Racing to new heights

Jan 28th 2015, 3:00 PM 28,659 Views 15 Comments

The former Munster and Ireland out-half is excelling in his duties at Racing Métro.

# mindset - Sunday 25 January, 2015

'Winning is not our primary focus' - Carolan drives development with Ireland U20s
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# Mindset

'Winning is not our primary focus' - Carolan drives development with Ireland U20s

Jan 25th 2015, 9:00 AM 4,791 Views 5 Comments

The Connacht academy manager outlines the philosophy that will shape his Ireland U20s team.

# mindset - Friday 12 December, 2014

Matt O'Connor has 'opened up' Leinster's game - Jamie Heaslip
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# Mindset

Matt O'Connor has 'opened up' Leinster's game - Jamie Heaslip

Dec 12th 2014, 5:00 PM 8,571 Views 24 Comments

The eastern province’s captain says his side are being pushed to be less ‘robotic’ by their Australian coach.

# mindset - Thursday 4 December, 2014

'A few times in my career there was no light at the end of the tunnel'
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# Mindset

'A few times in my career there was no light at the end of the tunnel'

Dec 4th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,511 Views 3 Comments

Munster lock Dave Foley won his first Ireland caps last month and has just signed a new IRFU contract.

# mindset - Sunday 26 October, 2014

'People have everything they need already inside them'
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# Sports Psychology

'People have everything they need already inside them'

Oct 26th 2014, 8:15 AM 6,820 Views 0 Comments

Dr. Mike Gervais has worked with the Seattle Seahawks, Felix Baumgartner and a host of other world-class athletes.

# mindset - Thursday 19 June, 2014

What can rugby learn from the World Cup success of Chile?
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# Ideas

What can rugby learn from the World Cup success of Chile?

Jun 19th 2014, 7:40 PM 8,236 Views 15 Comments

TheScore.ie’s rugby department has been viewing the action from Brazil with an open mind.

# mindset - Thursday 15 May, 2014

'I'd always looked at Leinster as being the role model' - Gregor Townsend
# Philosophy
# Philosophy

'I'd always looked at Leinster as being the role model' - Gregor Townsend

May 15th 2014, 8:00 AM 10,887 Views 10 Comments

The Glasgow Warriors coach tells TheScore.ie about his coaching journey ahead of his side’s clash with Munster.

# mindset - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

'Louth are unique... they don’t expect to do well' -- Wee County boss on managing expectations
# Wee Ambition
# Wee Ambition

'Louth are unique... they don’t expect to do well' -- Wee County boss on managing expectations

May 13th 2014, 7:00 AM 2,543 Views 10 Comments

Aidan O’Rourke says his players ‘don’t quite realise how talented they are.’

# mindset - Monday 17 March, 2014

Chris Henry: 'I think there's a lot more to come from this group of players'
# Mindset
# Mindset

Chris Henry: 'I think there's a lot more to come from this group of players'

Mar 17th 2014, 8:00 AM 14,316 Views 13 Comments

Ireland’s openside flanker had an outstanding championship as he thrived under Joe Schmidt’s coaching.

# mindset - Sunday 1 December, 2013

'If we do 100 things 1% better, we can be world champions'
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# Mindset

'If we do 100 things 1% better, we can be world champions'

Dec 1st 2013, 7:00 AM 6,362 Views 4 Comments

World Cup winner Will Greenwood explains the philosophy that drove England to success.

# mindset - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Australia won the battle of the body language - Ronan O'Gara
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# Mindset

Australia won the battle of the body language - Ronan O'Gara

Nov 16th 2013, 8:59 PM 11,749 Views 31 Comments

The RTÉ analyst had an interesting view on why Ireland lost this evening in Dublin.