Author: Luke Liddy

WATCH – Great behind the scenes video of Munster’s South African experience

WATCH – Great behind the scenes video of Munster’s South African experience. Watch behind-the-scenes video from #MunsterInSA as they take a look back at a memorable tour, including highlights from training sessions, travel and Guinness PRO14 encounters against Southern Kings and Cheetahs. Really great work from the video team at Munster Rugby giving the fans a real insight into what was a really successful tour. Video credit Munster...

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WATCH – Johann van Graan on importance of Keith Earls and successful trip to South Africa

WATCH – Johann van Graan on importance of Keith Earls and successful trip to South Africa. Winger Keith Earls is due back on the pitch today in preparation for Munster’s European semi-final showdown with Racing 92 on Sunday. Earls sustained a knee injury in Ireland’s Grand Slam win against England. Head coach Johann van Graan has says it’s a ‘massive boost’ that the Limerick man is ready to return to training and has stressed how important Earls is to the side. “He brings in such a lot of experience and he’s been on fire all year. Whenever Earlsie is...

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Six Na Piarsaigh players selected on club hurling team of the year

Six Na Piarsaigh players selected on club hurling team of the year. All Ireland club senior hurling runners up Na Piarsaigh have six representatives in the inaugural team of the year, while Mike Casey has been nominated for player of the year along with Sean Moran (Cuala) and Con O’Callaghan (Cuala). Fullback, Casey is also named in the team of the year along with half back Alan Dempsey, centre back Cathal King, midfielder Ronan Lynch, corner forward Adrian Breen and full-forward Kevin Downes. All-Ireland champions Cuala became only the fifth hurling club to ever retain the title have also been...

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UL Bohemian and Shannon represented in women’s Ireland squad for Kitakyushu 7s

UL Bohemian and Shannon represented in women’s Ireland squad for Kitakyushu 7s. The Ireland Women’s Sevens squad for the third leg of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens World Series in Kitakyushu, Japan next weekend has been named. UL Bohemian’s duo Louise Galvin and Deirbhile Nic a Bhaird are joined by Shannon’s Aoife Doyle. The squad of 13 players will be captained by Lucy Mulhall and includes the uncapped Kathy Baker, who has progressed through the Ireland Sevens pathways at Under-18 and senior Development levels and is set for first her first World Series trip. Four players, Ashleigh Baxter, Katie Fitzhenry, Hannah...

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Point to point action in Ballysteen this weekend

Point to point action in Ballysteen this weekend. Ballysteen, with kind permission of the Neville family, will host an attractive point-to-point race meeting, and much more, on Sunday next (April 22). The opener on a good card is away at 2pm. Over €1,000 in prizes are on offer in the most appropriately dressed competition, open to both men and women. An open dog show and terrier racing are also part of the novel programme. For the many with a keen interest on Munster versus Racing 92 in the European Rugby Champions Cup, there will be a 65-inch TV in...

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