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French flashes of brilliance enough to see off misfiring Ireland

The good news yesterday was that the weather opened up just enough to ensure some quality…

Wales win but Ireland can take positives

The Sunday matinee did not disappoint. Early drama with the early red card for Peter O’Mahony…

Opinion: Is Andy Farrell ready to plan for RWC 2023?

Andy Farrell has his feet under the international head coach table. The season just past was…

More harsh lessons for Munster Rugby to digest as Leinster Rugby strike late to win at Thomond Park

We have been here before Munster Rugby. Leinster Rugby winning their fifth consecutive fixture against Munster…

Part One – Rainbow Cup: South African franchises overview

The bold and exciting news from Guinness Pro14 of the inclusion of the four former South…

Opinion: Republic of Ireland backroom staff departures add to Kenny’s woes

2020 was a miserable year in every sense. The freedom of movement and expression due to…