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New adventures for Jerry Flannery

I’m very excited to be joining the Quins family. Harlequins is a club with a great…

Introducing Matt Gallagher

In yesterday’s post, we looked at new Munster Rugby signing Roman Salanoa. In today’s post, we…

Introducing Roman Salanoa

The news in recent weeks from Munster Rugby has been firmly focused on the signings of…

Munster Rugby financial stability requires a fine balancing act

Two weeks ago, we looked at the IRFU revenue streams from recent years. It was an…

Covid-19 financial shortfall a massive concern for IRFU

That would be catastrophic, 85 per cent of our income comes form hosting men’s international games…

Opinion: World Rugby – a deeply divided organization

28-23. A tight scoreline, a scoreline which indicates a result which could have gone either way.…

World Rugby: New rules to evolve the game further?

These are quite unprecedented times that we are living in. As I write this post on…

Guinness Six Nations Reflection: Team By Team Impressions

The bye week for teams in the Guinness Six Nations tournament. Two fixtures in and we…

Ireland quietly satisfied but work to do ahead of Twickenham showdown

The Guinness Six Nations tournament enters a bye week this weekend. With it, a chance for…

Precious little surprises in Ireland team ahead of Welsh test

The press exclusives were already out in the Irish sporting domain well before the 2pm team…