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British & Irish Cup Pool Two: Cardiff Blues Premiership Select V Leinster ‘A’ – The Sunday Independent – January 14 2018

Mullin and Kelly lead charge for Leinster A Sardis Road Cardiff Blues Premiership Select 27 (B Thomas try, pen, 2 cons, D Smith, J Botham, S Gibson try each) Leinster ‘A’ 41 (C Marsh try, pen, 3 cons, C Frawley try, con, … Continue reading

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British & Irish Cup Pool One: Nottingham V Munster ‘A’ – The Irish Independent – January 13 2018

Hart and Wycherley lay foundations as Munster remain in the hunt NOTTINGHAM 12 MUNSTER ‘A’ 17 BRITISH & IRISH CUP POOL ONE MUNSTER ‘A’ kept their British & Irish Cup hopes alive with a narrow victory over Nottingham Rugby in … Continue reading

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Ulster Bank League Division 1A: Lansdowne V Clontarf – Irishrugby.ie – January 8 2018

Ulster Bank League: Division 1A Review LANSDOWNE 38 CLONTARF 8, Aviva Stadium back pitch Scorers: Lansdowne: Tries: Adam Leavy, Daniel McEvoy, Alan Bennie, Aaron Conneely, Scott Deasy; Cons: Scott Deasy 5; Pen: Scott Deasy Clontarf: Try: Conor O’Brien; Pen: Conor Kelly … Continue reading

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Leinster Schools Senior ‘A’ Hurling Championship Round Two ‘Winners’ Section: Dublin North V Borris VS – The Evening Herald – January 11 2018

LEINSTER ‘A’ SHC: DUBLIN NORTH 1-13 BORRIS VS 0-12 NORTH STILL HEADING THE RIGHT WAY Murphy to the fore as Dubs see off hosts Borris to make semis Daire Walsh DUBLIN North booked their place in the semi-final of the … Continue reading

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Injury Update Piece On Joey Carbery And Adam Byrne: The Kildare Nationalist – January 9 2018

RUGBY Light at the end of the tunnel for Carbery and Byrne By Daire Walsh Following a frustrating end to 2017, Kildare duo Joey Carbery and Adam Byrne are beginning to make steady progress from their respective wrist and knee … Continue reading

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Rugby Column Number 103: The Kildare Nationalist – January 9 2018

RUGBY COLUMN Blues dominant over disappointing Ulster By Daire Walsh Two tries from Suncroft’s Fergus McFadden helped Leinster to continue their memorable start to 2018 at the RDS on Saturday evening, when they had 31 points to spare (38-7) over … Continue reading

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Guinness PRO14: Leinster V Ulster – January 6 2018

GUINNESS PRO14 LEINSTER 38 ULSTER 7 By Daire Walsh A stunning display from rising star Jordan Larmour lit up the RDS on Saturday evening, when Leinster made it three interprovincial wins from three with a comprehensive triumph over Ulster. A … Continue reading

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Rugby Column Number 102: The Kildare Nationalist – January 3 2018

RUGBY Profitable festive period for Leinster By Daire Walsh THE festive period proved to be a fruitful for Leinster, who tightened their grip on the play-off spots in the Guinness PRO14 with interprovincial victories over Munster and Connacht. With 10 … Continue reading

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Guinness PRO14: Leinster V Connacht – January 1 2018

GUINNESS PRO14 LEINSTER 21 CONNACHT 18 By Daire Walsh Leinster survived a late fightback from Connacht at the RDS to record a narrow New Year’s Day triumph over Connacht in the Guinness PRO14. Tries in either half from Max Deegan … Continue reading

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Rugby Annual Review 2017: The Kildare Nationalist – December 26 2017

REVIEW OF 2017: RUGBY FINE YEAR FOR KILDARE’S RUGBY STARS By Daire Walsh THERE may have been a lack of major silverware for Irish teams in 2017, but heading into what should prove to be another action-packed 12 months of … Continue reading

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