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Pregame Heineken Champions Cup semi-final talking points

The Irish provincial interest in this competition may have ended last weekend but that does not…

The time is now

As I write this blog, my mind is drawn to the Moloko track ‘The time is…

From East Terrace North: Munster Rugby vs. Racing 92 Reflections

In this blog post, Hawkeye Sidekick reflects on Munster Rugby’s 21-21 draw against Racing 92 at…

Heineken Champions Cup: Pool Phase Review

So that is the end of the pool phase of the Heineken Champions Cup for another…

European Cup: Irish Provinces Round Two Preview

After a superb opening weekend for the Irish provinces last week (three wins and one draw),…

Heineken Champions Cup Preview: Pool 4

Pool 4 is loaded with talent and formidable home fortresses. Welford Road, Kingspan Stadium, Parc y…

European Rugby Champions Cup Final Preview

The largest city in the province of Biscay and in the Basque Country as a whole…

European Rugby Champions Cup: Racing 92 27 – 22 Munster Rugby

The dreams of an All Ireland European Rugby Champions Cup final never materialized. They were dashed…

European Rugby Champions Cup: Racing 92 vs. Munster Rugby Preview

It is decision day for Racing 92 and Munster Rugby in the warm confines of Bordeaux…

European Rugby Champions Cup: Quarter Final Predictions

Easter weekend has finally arrived. The European Rugby Champions Cup quarter final action kicks off in…