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# tries - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Dummy loops, decoys and manipulation: 5 of Schmidt's sharpest plays

Ireland have produced sublime set-piece scores at important times during Schmidt’s tenure.

# tries - Monday 1 April, 2019

Analysis: Two clever Keith Earls tries seal Munster's place in the semi-finals

There was intelligence in the build-up to both scores from Johann van Graan’s team.

# tries - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

'I'm not expecting to score eight tries this year' - Stockdale stays grounded

The 22-year-old Ireland wing enjoyed a remarkable 2018.

# tries - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Analysis: Connacht's clever bounce-back attack cuts Bordeaux apart

Attack coach Nigel Carolan has his charges striking superbly from lineout platforms.

# tries - Monday 18 June, 2018

Analysis: 'You don't want to annoy Tadhg Furlong when he wants the ball!'

Ireland were adaptive and intelligent in taking their two tries on Saturday in Melbourne.

# tries - Sunday 13 May, 2018

How Jacob Stockdale scored seven tries to break the Six Nations record

The 22-year-old talks us through each of his tries during Ireland’s Grand Slam run.

# tries - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

World Rugby approves trial of nine-point converted tries in Australia

The Western Force are looking to bring a little more excitement to the game this year.

# tries - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Analysis: Leinster's lethal attack tears Saracens apart for three classy tries

Leinster’s scores all came on kick return and showed off their rounded threat with ball in hand.

# tries - Sunday 11 March, 2018

Ireland Women aiming to bring offloading style to the fore against Scots

Ciara Griffin and her team were very impressive in their victory over Wales two weekends ago.

# tries - Sunday 2 April, 2017

The Kiwi Super Rugby sides are now 11-0 against the Australians this year Super Rugby This post contains videos

The Kiwi Super Rugby sides are now 11-0 against the Australians this year

Catch all the highlights from the Crusaders’ win over the Waratahs this morning.

# tries - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Analysis: Where have Ireland's 36 tries over the last year come from?

Joe Schmidt’s side are heavily reliant on their lineout as a source for their scores.

# tries - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Analysis: Tiny details make a massive difference against the All Blacks

Ireland are eager to improve their defensive performance against the All Blacks.

# tries - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Analysis: How did Ireland finally beat the All Blacks?

The maul and lineout were vital facets of the game in Soldier Field.

# tries - Thursday 8 September, 2016

'Both have massive futures ahead of them if they keep their heads down'

Rob Lyttle and Jacob Stockdale are in impressive form early this season.

# tries - Monday 8 August, 2016

The Top 10 tries by New Zealand's Super Rugby teams are a delight

The Kiwi franchises produced plenty of stunning attack in the 2016 campaign.

# tries - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Analysis: Connacht's sensational attack brings them Pro12 glory

We’ve picked apart each of the western province’s three tries in the Pro12 final.

# tries - Monday 1 February, 2016

Connacht maul to the top, Olding marks his comeback and all the Pro12 highlights you may have missed

Not to mention Big Rodney’s try and a thriller between Ospreys and Glasgow.

# tries - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

From Savea to Gilroy: These are our favourite tries of 2015

That was quite a year for world rugby.

# tries - Friday 16 October, 2015

Dave Kearney waiting patiently for Ireland chances out wide

The Ireland wing talks hitting rucks, holding width, decoys and Joe Schmidt’s ongoing demands.

# tries - Monday 5 October, 2015

Henderson's Ferris impression and more of the week's best RWC plays

Who will Iain Henderson man-handle next week? Tune in to find out.

# tries - Saturday 8 August, 2015

There was a brilliant Wallabies' front row try against the All Blacks

Sekope Kepu showed some beautiful footwork to score.

# tries - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Sexton tastes defeat in Parisian derby as Morris scores for the Tigers

Here’s how the Irishmen based in France and England got on over the weekend.

# tries - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Analysis: Leinster's missed try chances must be taken against Toulon

Matt O’Connor’s side will need to make great strides of progress before facing the Top 14 giants.

# tries - Friday 6 February, 2015

Ireland U20s off to impressive Six Nations start with seven-try win in Italy

Nigel Carolan’s men mastered the testing conditions in Biella to outclass the home side.

# tries - Friday 16 January, 2015

Leinster talk down bonus-point focus ahead of tie with out-of-form Castres

Matt O’Connor admits five match points is ‘the ideal’ but says his side need to concentrate on simply winning.

# tries - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Those boys can play! The best southern hemisphere tries of 2014

From Francois Hougaard to Beauden Barrett, we take you on a try-scoring odyssey.

# tries - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Analysis: Ireland's first-quarter blitz lays foundation for win over Wallabies

We break down Ireland’s scintillating opening 16 minutes against Michael Cheika’s side last night.

# tries - Monday 17 November, 2014

5 talking points after Ireland run six tries past Georgia in Dublin

Sloppy first-half, floodgates opening, Madigan’s display and the less experienced faces.

# tries - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Analysis: Ruddock and Bowe tries typical of Schmidt-era Ireland

We use GIFs, videos and screenshots to break down the intricacies of Ireland’s tries on Saturday.

# tries - Friday 26 September, 2014

D'Arcy in superb form as Leinster run four tries past Cardiff

Matt O’Connor’s men returned to winning ways after last weekend’s defeat to Connacht.

# tries - Monday 22 September, 2014

Simon Zebo's hat-trick and all the rest of the weekend's Pro12 highlights

Catch up on all the scores as Connacht secured third position on the league table.

# tries - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Law variations lead to heavy try-scoring in Australia's new NRC competition

Two-point penalties and three-point conversions are chief among the changes.

# tries - Monday 11 August, 2014

Analysis: Ireland show depth to seal first-ever World Cup semi-final

We’ve picked apart the tries Lynne Cantwell’s team scored in their final pool fixture against Kazakhstan

# tries - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Catch all the highlights from Ireland Women's excellent win over the US

Philip Doyle’s side recorded a 23-17 victory in their first game at the Women’s Rugby World Cup.

# tries - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Meat pies, interviews and singing; The Honey Badger's top five moments

Rugby HQ have paid tribute to the Australian wing as he departs for Japan.

# tries - Saturday 14 June, 2014

The flying Fijians were at their flair-driven best against Tonga

There’s no team like Fiji in this kind of form.

Conway's hat-trick and all the tries as Emerging Ireland hammered Russia

Dan McFarland’s side ran in 10 tries yesterday before the game was abandoned early in the second half.

# tries - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Argentina's Montero leaves Trimble and Sexton for dead to score wonder try Unstoppable This post contains videos

Argentina's Montero leaves Trimble and Sexton for dead to score wonder try

Chris Henry got over the whitewash to edge Ireland back ahead.

# tries - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Seymour rounds off hat-trick in style as Glasgow strengthen second spot

The former Ireland U19 wing ran in three tries to help Gregor Townsend’s men to a bonus point win.

# tries - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Murray gives 'special mention' to his forwards after armchair ride against Toulouse

The Munster scrum-half says his pack ensured yesterday’s Heineken Cup clash was an enjoyable outing for Munster’s clinical backline.

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