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# wing - Thursday 21 February, 2019

Crosshaven's Wren making most of chances with Munster and Ireland U20s

The 19-year-old flyer scored a brilliant try against Scotland a fortnight ago.

# wing - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

21-year-old academy wing Baloucoune taking his chances with Ulster

The Enniskillen man has shone for Ulster in the Heineken Cup over the past fortnight.

# wing - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

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Top class Keith Earls voted Players' Player of the Year after Grand Slam season

Meanwhile, the record-breaking Jacob Stockdale managed to beat James Ryan to the Young Player of the Year award.

# wing - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

'In my eyes right now, he ticks every box': Earls backs Stockdale to continue flying form

Just infield meanwhile, the diligent Bundee Aki has been settling right in at Carton House.

# wing - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Freedom breeding confidence for Munster's Sweetnam

The wing is looking sharp again after making giant leaps forward last term.

# wing - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Larmour's outstanding U20 Six Nations shows why Joe Schmidt is a fan

‘You could put Jordan at nine or 10 and he’d probably do as well, he’s just an outstanding player.’

# wing - Friday 24 June, 2016

Leinster academy's Keenan out to top U20 ever-present status with world medal

The UCD man has had to work hard to pave a way into the Leinster set-up.

# wing - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Try-scoring wing Adeolokun continues to shine for Lam's Connacht

The 25-year-old has been one of the western province’s players of the season.

# wing - Friday 20 May, 2016

Connacht's Matt Healy adding consistency to try-scoring threat

The 27-year-old wing will be essential for Connacht in tomorrow’s Pro12 semi-final.

# wing - Friday 6 May, 2016

Conway hopes a Munster revival can lead to Ireland honours

The Dubliner has made a return to the wing recently after spending much of the season at 15.

# wing - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

'He wouldn't have taken his decision lightly': Bowe wishes Earls all the best after Saracens link

The Ulster wing hopes Earls can still be his team-mate with Ireland even if he moves to the Premiership.

# wing - Friday 22 January, 2016

O'Mahony looks to step up for Munster with Six Nations closing in

The former Castletroy wing delivered a strong performance last weekend against Stade Français.

# wing - Monday 16 November, 2015

Ex-Munster coach Mannix reportedly makes a move to tempt Zebo to Pau

The Southern French side already have three ex-Munster men in their ranks.

# wing - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Munster's Van Den Heever banned for two Champions Cup games

The South African won’t be available to Anthony Foley for the clashes with Treviso or Stade Francais unless Munster exercise their right to appeal.

# wing - 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.

# wing - Friday 31 July, 2015

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Washed up wing debris confirmed as Boeing 777, the same plane as missing MH370

It’s looking more and more like the debris is from the doomed airliner.

# wing - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Devastating Fijian wing Nemani Nadolo has been rampaging again

The Crusaders wing may well be one of the stars of this year’s World Cup.

# wing - Friday 17 April, 2015

Fitzgerald: Toulon game will be best indicator of what Leinster are about

The Ireland wing explains why Matt O’Connor’s game plan has not clicked for the province yet.

# wing - Thursday 12 March, 2015

From Dublin GAA to the Six Nations in a year: Hannah Tyrrell's unique tale

The 24-year-old has broken into the Ireland Women’s set-up less than two years after taking up rugby.

Shane Williams looks back on fearful days against 'best tactical defender' Tommy Bowe

One of Warren Gatland’s finest hours in charge of Wales involved the switch of the prolific try-scorer away from Bowe.

# wing - Friday 20 February, 2015

Bowe happy to chase the kicks as part of Schmidt's Ireland masterplan

The 30-year-old lost his grandmother last week and says the win over France was ‘special’.

'All Blacks defeat still plays on our minds' - Bowe confident of Ireland's progress

The right wing admits there is frustration among the players that they couldn’t score a try against France.

# wing - Monday 26 January, 2015

Wasps have confirmed the signing of an explosive All Blacks wing

Jimmy Gopperth will have some incredible firepower in his backline next season.

# wing - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

'You never want to take that away from a player' - The risk of the offload

We take a look at the issue of offloading and ask ‘when is the right time to offload?’

# wing - Thursday 20 November, 2014

'Just because you're injured doesn't mean you've got no involvement'

Leinster and Ireland wing Fergus McFadden explains how the rehab club remain central to the province.

# wing - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Conway eager for consistency as he aims to fulfill rich promise in Munster

The 23-year-old was an underage sensation, but has potential for further growth as a senior player.

# wing - Saturday 28 June, 2014

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Two Ryanair planes damaged in collision at Stansted Airport

No one was injured in the incident.

# wing - Thursday 12 June, 2014

England shift Tuilagi to the wing to face All Blacks' returning Savea

Two of the most explosive backs in world rugby will go head-to-head on Saturday.

# wing - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

'I just try to have fun and enjoy it' - Zebo on his Ireland comeback

The 24-year-old returned to the green jersey against Argentina after an absence of almost a year.

# wing - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Nemani Nadolo gets out his kicking boots to help Fiji to win over Italy

The Crusaders wing scored a try, two conversions and two penalties in the Flying Fijians’ success

# wing - Monday 26 May, 2014

Toulon wing Bryan Habana has apologised for his Heineken Cup final theatrics

The South African speedster went to ground under a challenge from Saracens’ Owen Farrell.

# wing - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

McFadden ready for Ulster test after 'a kick up the backside' against Edinburgh

The Leinster wing admits he and his teammates will need to raise their game in the Pro12 semi-final.

# wing - Monday 5 May, 2014

Darragh Fanning: 'I pulled at my t-shirt and the blood was bubbling out of my chest'

The Leinster wing writes about the worst injury he has suffered, a punctured lung.

# wing - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

'You've got to weigh up all your options' - Kearney commited to Leinster

The Ireland wing considered other avenues before signing a two-year deal with his native province.

# wing - Monday 28 April, 2014

'Munster can't keep doing this to ourselves every year' -- Simon Zebo

“We had chances last year to win and we didn’t take them and it’s the same this year,” said the winger whose try gave Munster real hope in Marseille.

# wing - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Simon Zebo: Playing Leinster is like a Heineken Cup final every time

The Munster wing is excited about the chance to continue his good provincial form on Saturday.

# wing - Thursday 13 February, 2014

McFadden: ‘Some guys are into hype, some guys are into actions’

The Ireland international is excited about getting a game under his belt for Leinster this weekend.

# wing - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

'Zeebs is a fantastic athlete and a great ambassador for rugby'

Munster’s head coach Rob Penney says ‘a few sad people’ shouldn’t deter the Ireland international from enjoying himself.

# wing - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Anscombe rules Bowe out, but is confident of Ulster repeating ‘dominance’ at Welford Road

‘We should be a little bit happy’, says the coach of the Heineken Cup’s current top seeds.

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