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#technique

# technique - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Fit and firing Josh van der Flier looking to play 'old-school seven role'

The 25-year-old has returned from a long-term ACL injury in impressive fashion.

# technique - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Analysis: How Leinster brilliantly negated Tadhg Beirne's jackal threat

The Scarlets second row was left deeply frustrated by Leinster’s excellent rucking.

# technique - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Keith Earls' tap tackle was one of the moments of Ireland's Grand Slam match

The Ireland wing recovered brilliantly to take down Elliot Daly early in the second half.

# technique - Monday 22 May, 2017

Henry Slade's incredible kick deserves some kind of award

The Exeter centre put his pack into prime position to grab victory against Saracens.

# technique - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

England captain Hartley working on tackle technique after hit on O'Brien

The Northampton hooker feels his red card and ban were down to technical shortcomings.

# technique - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Watch: Getting the fitness basics right can make all the difference Column This post contains videos

Watch: Getting the fitness basics right can make all the difference

It’s important to nail down your technique before moving on to heavier and more complex movements, writes David Last

# technique - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Baby born in Mexico using 'three parent' fertility technique A Design For Life

Baby born in Mexico using 'three parent' fertility technique

The parents went to Mexico with a specialist team so that the procedure could be carried out.

# technique - Thursday 28 April, 2016

'I love working with him' - Leinster appreciating McQuilkin influence

The former Ireland international has made a major impact on his return to the eastern province.

# technique - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Saturday's fight 'could change the face of the UFC' according to leading coach Zahabi

“People are going to be talking about this fight for a long time to come.”

# technique - Monday 29 June, 2015

Runners... you've been tying your laces wrong your entire life

# technique - Monday 9 February, 2015

Analysis: Munster's O'Donnell announces Ireland arrival with superb try

The openside flanker was on the end of a sweeping Ireland attack to seal victory for Joe Schmidt’s side in Rome.

# technique - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Analysis: Breakdown battle can be won with supporting turnover 'assists'

We take a look at three examples of how the second defensive player can make the difference post-tackle.

# technique - Friday 24 October, 2014

What ever happened to the Ronan O'Gara-esque spiral kick?

‘I actually woke up the other night thinking about it,’ says the former Munster and Ireland out-half.

# technique - Saturday 16 August, 2014

'I love defence, I love tackling' - Ireland hooker Bourke suited to French test TNT

'I love defence, I love tackling' - Ireland hooker Bourke suited to French test

The UL Bohemians and Munster front row works as a performance analyst when she’s not playing.

# technique - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Analysis: Brumbies' breakdown work gives them shot against Waratahs

We use GIFs and screenshots to examine the positive influence Laurie Fisher has had on the Brumbies.

# technique - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Rugby technique: Last-ditch tackle or punch the ball loose?

We take a look at Ben Smith and Bundee Aki’s desperate efforts in last weekend’s Super Rugby play-offs.

# technique - Monday 16 June, 2014

Rugby technique: When good chop tackles go bad

Matías Cortese was yellow carded for a dangerous tackle against Ireland on Saturday.

# technique - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Super Rugby shows the way in clinical attacking from scrum platform

Using videos and GIFs of some of last weekend’s Super Rugby action, we look at some strong examples.

# technique - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Rugby technique: Short restarts offer rewards but involve high risks

Jonny Sexton showed the potential dangers of attempting short restarts during the recent Six Nations.

# technique - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Rugby technique: Counter-attacking against the grain offers real chances

Shifting possession to the far side of the pitch following a transfer of possession may not always be the ideal tactic.

# technique - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Rugby technique: Pass selection is the key, not spinning

The creative Bath duo of George Ford and Kyle Eastmond are showing how rugby league can influence union again.

# technique - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Rugby technique: Counter-rucking turnovers making a return?

The Ireland Wolfhounds gave us a strong example of how to steal possession without getting hands on the ball.

# technique - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Did the Turkish PM actually give a speech via hologram? Smoke And Mirrors

Explainer: Did the Turkish PM actually give a speech via hologram?

Instead the hologram was created using an illusionary technique that dates back to the 19th century.

# technique - Friday 24 January, 2014

Rugby technique: Leinster's leeching maintains momentum

We’ve taken a look at one of the little details that can help teams get onto the front foot and over the try-line.

# technique - Friday 12 July, 2013

Here's the top 20 goals Barcelona's youth teams managed last season La Cantera This post contains videos

Here's the top 20 goals Barcelona's youth teams managed last season

Some day, when we regress into our teens, it’d be nice to be this good.

# technique - Saturday 22 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Google says its bizarre interview questions were 'a complete waste of time' Now You Tell Us

Google says its bizarre interview questions were 'a complete waste of time'

“They don’t predict anything. They serve primarily to make the interviewer feel smart.”