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Meanwhile, an Irish athlete picked up a European bronze medal and Ulster’s out-half was ruled out.

A general view of Munster line out training The rugby focus is back on the provinces this weekend. Munster trained in UL this afternoon. Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO



Soccer - Paul Gascoigne Filer Source: Chris Radburn

The best thing we shared

Johnny Sexton and Stephen Cluxton star in a new series of videos in which they chat about kicking under pressure, sporting motivation and more.

These are all well worth your time.

Source: Toyota Ireland/YouTube

On the record

That’s Irish sport for you, you’re either a hero or a villain!

“There is expectation on us but no more then we are putting on ourselves. We know the level of performance that is required now and we have to deliver on that every single time, otherwise there is a guy waiting to take your spot.”

Ireland prop Mike Ross spoke about the expectation and optimism around Joe Schmidt’s team after a clean sweep of the November Tests.

Where we were today

Sean Farrell met up with Ireland and Racing Métro out-half Johnny Sexton. Look out for the fruits of their conversation on TheScore.ie tomorrow morning.

Jonathan Sexton Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

The fixture list

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