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#Province

# province - Sunday 3 March, 2019

Van Graan insists Munster 'still in a brilliant place' despite Scarlets defeat

The province failed to muster a try during 10-6 defeat in Wales.

# province - Friday 22 September, 2017

Ulster score eight tries on way to victory over Bernard Jackman's Dragons

Nick Timoney was man-of-the-match with two tries to his name.

Disastrous night for 14-man Munster as Warriors run riot in bonus-point win

The home side dominated from the off and put up a big win in Glasgow.

Leinster beaten in South Africa as Cullen's men stunned by the Cheetahs

Barry Daly’s hat-trick was in vain as the hosts recorded a famous win.

# province - Friday 5 May, 2017

'There was a fear' - Murray relieved Rassie is staying as Munster build

Now a senior player in the squad, the scrum-half is positive about the province’s future.

# province - Saturday 11 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Bullet-ridden bodies of kidnapped aid workers found in Afghanistan Taken By The Taliban

Bullet-ridden bodies of kidnapped aid workers found in Afghanistan

The Taliban had demanded the release of some of their colleagues in government custody.

# province - Monday 19 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Up to 6,500 homes left without water Northern Ireland

Up to 6,500 homes left without water

Workers with NI Water are currently involved in a dispute over pensions.

# province - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Leinster back row O'Brien enjoying Groundhog Day pre-season grind

The Ireland international feels that he becomes a better athlete with each passing summer.

# province - Thursday 10 April, 2014

VIDEO: A slick reminder that the grassroots game is the heartbeat of Irish rugby

Leinster rugby have produced some inspiring footage that may get you down to a local rugby club this weekend.

# province - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Quebec says 'Non': Separatists who want to leave Canada handed crushing defeat Oh Canada

Quebec says 'Non': Separatists who want to leave Canada handed crushing defeat

Quebec has had two referendums on sovereignty. The last such vote, in 1995, narrowly rejected independence.

# province - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Promising Munster hooker Casey thriving under 'more professional' attitude

The Cork native has taken the road less traveled into professional rugby.

# province - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Muller will be 'massively missed' at Ulster says Andrew Trimble

The Ireland wing has paid tribute to the South African’s outstanding leadership at the province.

# province - Saturday 20 April, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Quake jolts China’s Sichuan, killing over 150 and injuring more than 5,500 China

Quake jolts China’s Sichuan, killing over 150 and injuring more than 5,500

The quake struck at around 8am local time, with a magnitude of 6.6 according to the US Geological Survey.

# province - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

'We've a lot of pride in our home record' - Steenson plans ferocious welcome for Leinster

Exeter Chiefs are hoping to end their first season of Heineken Cup rugby by eliminating the champions.

# province - Sunday 13 January, 2013

'We're disappointed that we didn't get another 1 or 2 tries' - Isaac Boss

The Leinster scrum-half declared that his team are ready for a way against the Chiefs in Exeter.

As it happened: Edinburgh v Munster, Heineken Cup

Rob Penney’s men landed at Murrayfield on their magic carpet and were plotting a four-try win.

3 key battles that will make or break Munster's Heineken Cup challenge

Rob Penney’s men would be delighted to repeat their four-try performance against Edinburgh in Limerick.

# province - Monday 7 January, 2013

PICS: What in BOD's name are Brian and Rob getting up to? Ecstasy This post contains images

PICS: What in BOD's name are Brian and Rob getting up to?

Kearney knows there is a camera on him but his enjoyment could not be quelled.

Heineken Cup: Leinster hopeful on returns for Strauss and Nacewa

Guy Easterby revealed that Brian O’Driscoll and Rob Kearney came through the Edinburgh win in good shape.

Elwood claims Connacht are 'back on the horse' after thumping win over Dragons London Calling This post contains videos

Elwood claims Connacht are 'back on the horse' after thumping win over Dragons

Try-scoring forward George Naoupu is expected to be fit for the Harlequins match after he was taken off on 31 minutes.

# province - Saturday 5 January, 2013

'It is critical that Paul O'Connell can lead a normal life' - Rob Penney

The Munster coach wants a win against Cardiff today and hopes to have the inspirational lock back in April.

# province - Friday 4 January, 2013

Pro12 Cheat Sheet: Your guide to this weekend's rugby action

First plays second as Ulster entertain Scarlets while three defining weeks for Leinster and Munster kick off with winnable fixtures.

# province - Monday 24 December, 2012

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VIDEO: I've been immensely impressed by what I've seen - Parks on Connacht

Dan Parks and Robbie Henshaw were interviewed by TG4 before their home game against Munster.

# province - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Pro12: We wanted to use our scrum as a weapon says victorious Court

The Ulster prop feels the 27-19 win over Leinster proves his side are genuine trophy contenders.

# province - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Team news: Just one change for Connacht ahead of Biarritz return

Johnny O’Connor comes in at openside flanker for the injured Willie Faloon.

# province - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Elwood pays tribute to 'immense' McSharry ahead of Biarritz tilt

The Connacht backline is looking its most dangerous in recent memory.

# province - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Biarritz win was better than Quins but we want more - McCarthy

The Connacht lock believes a return victory next week in France is a distinct possibility.

# province - Friday 7 December, 2012

The drinks are on Elwood as Connacht stun Biarritz

Dan Parks and Fetu’u Vainikolo scored the points but the 23-man squad can all be proud of their effort.

As it happened: Connacht v Biarritz, Heineken Cup

We were in Galway for the crucial pool three clash between the westerners and two-time European finalists.

# province - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Pro12: Connacht expect international quartet to feature against Treviso

The western province are also hoping to have captain Gavin Duffy back for the visit of the Italians.

# province - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Long goodbye: Eric Elwood confirms he will leave Connacht at season’s end

PRO12 and Heineken Cup campaigns are ongoing but speculation over the coach’s replacement has already begun.

# province - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Tommy Bowe: I will have my work cut out for me getting into the team Exclusive

We caught up with the Monaghan man at Ravenhill this week and got his views on the upcoming season.

# province - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Third time is the charm: Small details add to historic Heineken Cup win

Joe Schmidt was a delighted man after his side retained their European Cup but he is still striving for perfection.

# province - Saturday 19 May, 2012

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Vending machine doles out mountain bikes and surfboards to chuffed Americans

The British Columbia tourist board came up with a unique way to tempt sports lovers and outdoor enthusiasts north of the border.