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#Place Kicking

# place-kicking - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Sexton, Farrell, Halfpenny or Biggar - who should kick for the Lions?

Neil Jenkins is the kicking coach again and expects his kickers to put pressure on Beauden Barrett.

# place-kicking - Friday 28 August, 2015

'It’s about staying in the moment' - Ireland's Sexton on place-kicking success

This extract from the new book ‘Rugby Revealed’ sees the Leinster out-half offer his advice.

# place-kicking - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Madigan's place-kicking deciding games for O'Connor's Leinster

The centre’s goal-kicking guided Leinster to another Champions Cup win last weekend.

# place-kicking - Friday 19 September, 2014

Johnny Sexton's place-kicking record is 'massively impressive' - Alred

The kicking coach who works with Sexton and Paddy Jackson discusses the Ireland internationals’ techniques.

# place-kicking - Friday 9 May, 2014

Jonny Sexton kicks 21 points to send Racing into Top 14 semi-finals

The Ireland out-half was faultless from the tee in a composed performance for the Parisian club.

# place-kicking - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Leinster and Ireland kicking coach Richie Murphy always looking for solutions

‘If you don’t put the work in, you don’t get the rewards.’

# place-kicking - Thursday 10 April, 2014

SNAPSHOT: Fan sends Brian O'Driscoll and Ireland some kicking advice

Ireland’s struggles to place-kick from the right-hand side of the pitch appear to have been solved.

# place-kicking - Sunday 16 February, 2014

Ronan O'Gara was the 35th-best place kicker in world rugby, says study

Ken Quarrie’s fascinating study on goal kicking success has shown that David Humphreys delivered between 2002 and 2011.

# place-kicking - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Should Paddy Jackson or Ruan Pienaar place-kick for Ulster? Tee Total This post contains a poll

Should Paddy Jackson or Ruan Pienaar place-kick for Ulster?

Mark Anscombe says the South African’s ability to kick long-range penalties got him the nod last night.