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Heineken Cup Semi-finals Decided

A weekend of surprises has seen the end of all Irish and French involvement in this year’s Heineken Cup – with the defending champions knocked out at the quarter-final stage for the second year in a row. Friday night’s game, … Continue reading

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Munster’s Ronan O’Gara says Scarlets deserved their win

Munster’s fly half Ronan O’Gara has admitted that Heineken Cup champions Munster couldn’t quite match the desire of the Llanelli Scarlets in last night’s Heineken Cup quarter final at Stradey Park. He told the BBC: “Llanelli brought a great intensity … Continue reading

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Munster boss Declan Kidney tips Llanelli Scarlets for the Heineken crown

First in the queue to congratulate and talk up Llanelli Scarlets was Munster fly half Ronan O’Gara, now Munster head coach Declan Kidney has stepped forward to tip Llanelli for the Heineken Cup title. “Llanelli have won seven out of … Continue reading

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LIVE BLOG: France vs Scotland Second Half

This is so delicately poised, thanks to Sean Lamont. The Hammer of the French last year, could he have scored the try that puts France on the back foot? The French need to expand this margin by 18 points. They … Continue reading

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Six Nations Final Weekend Preview: Italy vs Ireland

The first contender for the title taking to the field will be Eddie O’Sullivan’s Ireland. They’ve blown hot and cold this season, winning comfortably if unimpressively in Wales, losing a heart-breaker to France, walloping England at Croke Park and, most … Continue reading

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