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# rugby - Friday 28 January, 2011

Already out of Italy trip, Tommy Bowe is now a worry for France game

Ospreys physio is not optimistic of winger facing France a week after trip to Italy.

# rugby - Thursday 27 January, 2011

Bowe and Heaslip to miss Six Nations opener

More bad news for coach Declan Kidney ahead of Six Nations opener in Rome.

# rugby - Thursday 20 January, 2011

D’Arcy a Racing certainty as Leinster name side for French trip

Ireland man Gordon D’Arcy will partner Brian O’Driscoll as the Irish province gear up for tomorrow’s final Heineken Cup pool clash.

Munster are at a crossroads, admits Paul O'Connell

Hard work will pay off for off-form Reds, as London Irish visit Limerick.

# rugby - Wednesday 19 January, 2011

Let's get ready to rumble: Irish stars gear up for Six Nations Game Face This post contains videos

Let's get ready to rumble: Irish stars gear up for Six Nations

Jamie Heaslip, Jonathan Sexton and Jerry Flannery face the camera in anticipation of the championship kick-off.

Surprise as Declan Kidney names Ireland squad for Six Nations

Good news for uncapped newcomer however as Italy game is first up.

# rugby - Tuesday 18 January, 2011

BJ Botha out of Ulster’s crucial Italian job

Rory Best is included for trip to Stadio Zaffanella as Ulster eye spot in knockout stages.

# rugby - Monday 17 January, 2011

What next for Munster?

There’s big changes needed at Thomond Park it seems, after yesterday’s shattering defeat in the south of France.

Is Munster's humbling Heineken Cup defeat in France amongst their five worst? This post contains videos

Is Munster's humbling Heineken Cup defeat in France amongst their five worst?

Tony McGahan is left shattered by a humbling defeat in the south of France, leaving Munster’s season in shreds. But is the loss amongst the most painful?

# rugby - Friday 14 January, 2011

Heineken Cup team news: O'Connell, Ferris and O'Brien in

It’s a massive weekend of rugby for the Irish provinces in the Heineken Cup. Here’s the latest team news.

Geordan Murphy out of Six Nations

It’s more bad news for Declan Kidney as Leicester captain joins fellow full-back option Rob Kearney on the sidelines.

# rugby - Thursday 13 January, 2011

Mixed news for provinces as Paulie in but Heaslip unlikely Heineken Cup

Mixed news for provinces as Paulie in but Heaslip unlikely

Munster can welcome back Paul O’Connell for Toulon trip but Leinster may be without Jamie Heaslip it seems.

'It was a great shame' - Brian O'Driscoll explains frustration with IRFU ticketing fiasco

Ireland captain admits that the poor turn-out affected the team’s performance last autumn.

# rugby - Wednesday 12 January, 2011

Paul O'Connell named in Munster squad for vital France trip

Tony McGahan reveals panel that will face Toulon on Sunday in the Heineken Cup.

Heineken Cup - who needs what from rounds five and six?

We assess the lay of the land as the European pool action enters endgame.

# rugby - Monday 10 January, 2011

Murphy's law: Kidney facing full-back injury worry as Geordan joins Kearney on sidelines

It’s more bad news for Ireland Rugby fans ahead of the the Six Nations kick-off.

Munster malaise? Nine points clear but winning ugly

Munster fans are left wondering what’s in store as the Reds face into a season-defining period.

# rugby - Friday 7 January, 2011

McGahan rings the changes for Munster's clash with Glasgow

Nine changes in side to face Glasgow Warriors on Leeside tomorrow evening.

# rugby - Thursday 6 January, 2011

Ulster Bank likely to be revealed as new AIL sponsor

IRFU set to announce replacement for long-standing partners AIB.

Luke Fitzgerald in Leinster side to face Ospreys

Leinster and Ulster name sides for Magners League showdowns.

# rugby - Wednesday 5 January, 2011

Gareth Thomas on Ellen: “I became the master of playing the straight man”

Former Wales rugby skipper tells American chat show giant how he came out.

Jerry Flannery facing another frustrating six weeks on the sidelines

It’s not good news for the Munster hooker after scan.

# rugby - Tuesday 28 December, 2010

Heineken Cup half-term report: usual suspects move into view

Paul Ring reflects on the European Cup standings.

# rugby - Thursday 23 December, 2010

Paul O’Connell loses appeal against four-week ban

The Munster lock will stay suspended until January 10, but will still be back in time for Munster’s last two Heineken Cup games.

Connacht and Munster derby game moved to Monday

Pitch in Galway needs time to thaw out, Connacht chiefs say.

# rugby - Wednesday 22 December, 2010

MUNSTER AND IRELAND LOCK Paul O’Connell will find out tomorrow if his four-week suspension will be reduced, after the European Rugby Cup upheld the red card issued against him but found that there had been no intention to injure Ospreys’ Jonathan Thomas.

# rugby - Monday 20 December, 2010

Munster confirm Paul Warwick departure

Paul Warwick admits intention to leave Thomond Park at the end of the season.

John Muldoon out of Connacht's festive schedule with broken arm

Westerners’ skipper is facing another spell on the sidelines.

# rugby - Friday 17 December, 2010

Provinces gear up for Heineken clashes

Munster, Leinster and Ulster are in top European action tomorrow.

Rappers to line out for Munster rugby Christmas party Rubberbandits

Rappers to line out for Munster rugby Christmas party

We don’t know what Dougie Howlett will think of Horse Outside.

# rugby - Thursday 16 December, 2010

Paul O'Connell banned for four weeks

Munster lock handed ban after strike on Ospreys player.

# rugby - Tuesday 14 December, 2010

Leinster hopeful Brian O'Driscoll and Jamie Heaslip can win fitness race

Province preparing for visit of French champions Clermont on Saturday.

Dismissed Paul O'Connell to learn fate on Thursday

Munster captain will have the opportunity to plead his case in Dublin.

Limerick councillor wishes Rubberbandits well despite radio rugby comments

Hip-hop stars should represent the city’s sport positively after Blind Boy says he knows “nothing about rugby, kid”

# rugby - Monday 13 December, 2010

Paul O'Connell may miss Six Nations games after Ospreys red card Red Mist This post contains videos

Paul O'Connell may miss Six Nations games after Ospreys red card

Do you think the Thomond Park talisman deserved to have his Heineken Cup comeback cut short?

# rugby - Sunday 12 December, 2010

Mixed fortunes for Irish sides in Heineken Cup

Paul O’Connell is sent off as Munster beat Ospreys 22-16, while Leinster take a losing bonus point from Clermont.

# rugby - Friday 10 December, 2010

Munster and Ulster name teams for Heineken cup clashes

Big weekend of European Cup action ahead for provinces.

# rugby - Thursday 9 December, 2010

I want to play as soon as I can - Jerry Flannery itching to get back in the game

Colum Coomey speaks to an impatient Munster and Ireland hooker Jerry Flannery as he recovers from injury.

# rugby - Wednesday 8 December, 2010

Munster name squad ahead of Ospreys showdown

Paul O’Connell and Donnacha Ryan named in 28-man panel.

Northern exposure: Ulster players, staff and fans pitch in to clear Ravenhill

Donnybrook lined up as a contingency plan though Ulster confident that ground will be playable by the weekend.

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