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# 13 - Thursday 3 February, 2022

Wales 'excited' to see Adams in midfield battle against Aki and Ringrose
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# Convert

Wales 'excited' to see Adams in midfield battle against Aki and Ringrose

Feb 3rd 2022, 4:17 PM 7,407 Views 6 Comments

The Cardiff man is usually on the wing but moves to 13 for the visit to Dublin.

# 13 - Friday 1 October, 2021

Munster name Keith Earls at outside centre for first time since 2018
# Team News
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# Team News

Munster name Keith Earls at outside centre for first time since 2018

Oct 1st 2021, 11:57 AM 11,387 Views 14 Comments

Johann van Graan has made four changes to his team to face the Stormers.

# 13 - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Henshaw and Aki set for titanic midfield battle against Fickou and Vakatawa
# Centres
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# Centres

Henshaw and Aki set for titanic midfield battle against Fickou and Vakatawa

Oct 27th 2020, 12:00 PM 29,846 Views 19 Comments

The Leinster man was sharp off the bench against Italy last weekend.

# 13 - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

Analysis: Captaincy adds to Garry Ringrose's ever-growing repertoire
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Analysis: Captaincy adds to Garry Ringrose's ever-growing repertoire

Sep 16th 2020, 7:30 PM 9,065 Views 8 Comments

The Leinster man has been excellent in recent weeks and will be key against Saracens.

# 13 - Monday 5 August, 2019

Kerry boss Keane allays fears over Clifford's back injury
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Kerry boss Keane allays fears over Clifford's back injury

Aug 5th 2019, 9:29 PM 15,670 Views 1 Comment

David Clifford will be fit to line-out against Tyrone, Peter Keane confirmed.

# 13 - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Turner not distracted by comparisons as Ireland bid for Grand Slam glory
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Turner not distracted by comparisons as Ireland bid for Grand Slam glory

Mar 12th 2019, 7:15 AM 7,272 Views 3 Comments

The outside centre is focused on improving his own game, rather than try and be someone else.

# 13 - Friday 8 March, 2019

Fit-again Ringrose relishing midfield match-up with 'freakish' Fickou
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Fit-again Ringrose relishing midfield match-up with 'freakish' Fickou

Mar 8th 2019, 7:34 PM 7,379 Views 11 Comments

The Leinster centre is back in the Ireland team after injuring his hamstring against England.

# 13 - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Ireland U20s prospect Turner looking to learn from Ringrose's example
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Ireland U20s prospect Turner looking to learn from Ringrose's example

Feb 13th 2019, 7:30 PM 11,532 Views 59 Comments

The Trinity outside centre has impressed in the opening two rounds of the Six Nations.

# 13 - Thursday 7 February, 2019

'He maybe could have played': Henshaw not risked due to Farrell form
# Spoilt For Choice
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# Spoilt For Choice

'He maybe could have played': Henshaw not risked due to Farrell form

Feb 7th 2019, 2:59 PM 9,023 Views 20 Comments

Joe Schmidt wasn’t ready to chance Henshaw with ‘Chris Farrell sitting in the wings, massively motivated’.

# 13 - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Ringrose back as the centre of attention in Ireland's defensive line
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Ringrose back as the centre of attention in Ireland's defensive line

Jun 14th 2018, 9:43 PM 8,174 Views 10 Comments

The 23-year-old is fully aware of the challenge that awaits as he steps back into the Test arena on Saturday.

# 13 - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

'When Ringer was being compared to Drico, I remember saying ‘oh God, that poor young fella’'
# Centre Of Attention
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# Centre Of Attention

'When Ringer was being compared to Drico, I remember saying ‘oh God, that poor young fella’'

Mar 6th 2018, 6:30 AM 14,412 Views 16 Comments

Keith Earls knows the weight that comes with a 13 jersey for Ireland, but it has become easier to slip new talents into the outside centre channel.

# 13 - Thursday 22 February, 2018

'I've been talking to Chris for three or four years, he's been a long-term project'
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'I've been talking to Chris for three or four years, he's been a long-term project'

Feb 22nd 2018, 3:51 PM 14,517 Views 4 Comments

The Munster centre will win his third cap against Wales this weekend.

# 13 - Friday 16 February, 2018

Chris Farrell has 'his nose in front' for Ireland's 13 shirt - Schmidt
# Midfield
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# Midfield

Chris Farrell has 'his nose in front' for Ireland's 13 shirt - Schmidt

Feb 16th 2018, 6:45 AM 10,009 Views 18 Comments

The Munster centre is expected to replace Robbie Henshaw for the clash with Wales.

# 13 - Monday 16 October, 2017

'He just appeared in front of me and I kind of smirked as I knew I was a goner'
# MOTM
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# MOTM

'He just appeared in front of me and I kind of smirked as I knew I was a goner'

Oct 16th 2017, 6:30 AM 13,757 Views 8 Comments

Robbie Henshaw’s take-down of Montpellier’s 130kg winger Nadolo was just one example of Leinster winning ‘the little victories’ on Saturday.

# 13 - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Munster may plunge into transfer market as Erasmus looks for 13 cover
# Injuries
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# Injuries

Munster may plunge into transfer market as Erasmus looks for 13 cover

Aug 17th 2016, 10:03 AM 8,147 Views 25 Comments

Rassie Erasmus will be without outside centre Francis Saili for up to four months.

# 13 - Sunday 1 May, 2016

Shane Long scored his 100th goal in English football against City today
# Landmark
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# Landmark

Shane Long scored his 100th goal in English football against City today

May 1st 2016, 5:21 PM 11,038 Views 13 Comments

The 29-year-old now has four goals in his last five games and 13 in total this season.

# 13 - Friday 2 October, 2015

'Defensively he's been very, very sound for us' - Schmidt on Keith Earls
# Outside Centre
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# Outside Centre

'Defensively he's been very, very sound for us' - Schmidt on Keith Earls

Oct 2nd 2015, 3:11 PM 7,631 Views 16 Comments

The Munster man takes over in the 13 shirt for Sunday’s game against Italy.

# 13 - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Fitzgerald at 13 as Schmidt brings back Ireland frontliners for Wales
# Team News
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# Team News

Fitzgerald at 13 as Schmidt brings back Ireland frontliners for Wales

Aug 27th 2015, 1:50 PM 20,781 Views 46 Comments

Paul O’Connell, Johnny Sexton, Conor Murray, Peter O’Mahony and Rob Kearney all return.

# 13 - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Schmidt set to hand Fitzgerald 13 shirt for Ireland's clash with Wales
# Starting XV
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# Starting XV

Schmidt set to hand Fitzgerald 13 shirt for Ireland's clash with Wales

Aug 26th 2015, 10:00 PM 15,242 Views 44 Comments

Nathan White is set for his first start at tighthead, while Dave Kearney is likely to get his chance.

# 13 - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Analysis: Keith Earls looked sharp in Ireland's 13 shirt against Wales
# Pace Merchant
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# Pace Merchant

Analysis: Keith Earls looked sharp in Ireland's 13 shirt against Wales

Aug 9th 2015, 9:18 PM 18,048 Views 49 Comments

The Munster man made his return to the international game after a break of more than two years.

# 13 - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

A Dublin bus has turned away a wheelchair-user...
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

A Dublin bus has turned away a wheelchair-user...

May 20th 2015, 4:28 PM 53,687 Views 152 Comments

Caroline O’Leary was turned away from a number 13 bus as a child’s buggy was occupying the wheelchair space on board.

# 13 - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Analysis: Joseph's X-factor for England a major threat to Ireland
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Analysis: Joseph's X-factor for England a major threat to Ireland

Feb 26th 2015, 5:00 PM 18,286 Views 16 Comments

We identify what makes England’s outside centre such a dangerous attacker.

# 13 - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Jared Payne increasingly comfortable in Ireland's famous 13 shirt
# Touch Of Class
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# Touch Of Class

Jared Payne increasingly comfortable in Ireland's famous 13 shirt

Feb 21st 2015, 7:15 AM 7,202 Views 13 Comments

The New Zealand native tells us about working with Joe Schmidt and playing alongside Robbie Henshaw.

# 13 - Thursday 12 February, 2015

U20 star Ringrose keeping his head down amidst hype
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U20 star Ringrose keeping his head down amidst hype

Feb 12th 2015, 7:00 AM 7,889 Views 5 Comments

The 20-year-old Leinster centre is back for his second year of international rugby at this level.

# 13 - Monday 22 December, 2014

Keano, Rio and Pirlo - 13 of the best football books to read this Christmas
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# Recommended

Keano, Rio and Pirlo - 13 of the best football books to read this Christmas

Dec 22nd 2014, 9:00 AM 3,552 Views 2 Comments

In case you’re in need of a last-minute Christmas gift, one of these fine reads should do the trick.

# 13 - Friday 28 November, 2014

Robbie Henshaw ruled out - Here's the Connacht team to face Scarlets
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Robbie Henshaw ruled out - Here's the Connacht team to face Scarlets

Nov 28th 2014, 12:39 PM 4,657 Views 6 Comments

Kieran Marmion and Rodney Ah You both return for Saturday evening’s game in the Sportsground.

# 13 - Monday 24 November, 2014

'No doubt that he's going to be world class': Muliaina impressed by level-headed Henshaw
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'No doubt that he's going to be world class': Muliaina impressed by level-headed Henshaw

Nov 24th 2014, 5:00 PM 20,794 Views 14 Comments

Connacht and Ireland back wouldn’t look out of place in Super Rugby, says a man who knows a thing or two.

# 13 - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Henshaw learning from BOD but standing up for Ireland by himself
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Henshaw learning from BOD but standing up for Ireland by himself

Nov 22nd 2014, 8:54 PM 12,851 Views 18 Comments

The retired Ireland legend has been helping the Connacht man out this month.

# 13 - Friday 21 November, 2014

'There'll be a lot of traffic': Schmidt outlines the challenges facing Henshaw at 13
# Triskaidekaphobia
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# Triskaidekaphobia

'There'll be a lot of traffic': Schmidt outlines the challenges facing Henshaw at 13

Nov 21st 2014, 9:17 AM 9,911 Views 21 Comments

The new 13 faces a real test at the Aviva on Saturday.

# 13 - Friday 31 October, 2014

Henshaw taking centre stage as Kearney feels his way back to fitness
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Henshaw taking centre stage as Kearney feels his way back to fitness

Oct 31st 2014, 9:00 PM 18,681 Views 41 Comments

The Connacht man partnered Gordon D’Arcy in the centre at today’s open training session at the Aviva.

# 13 - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

5 questions for Joe Schmidt's Ireland as the November Tests loom
# Pressing Matters
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# Pressing Matters

5 questions for Joe Schmidt's Ireland as the November Tests loom

Oct 28th 2014, 5:00 PM 24,289 Views 65 Comments

Outside centres, the line-out, new caps, being clinical and the Georgia encounter.

# 13 - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Henshaw or Payne: Who is Ireland's next outside centre?
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Henshaw or Payne: Who is Ireland's next outside centre?

Oct 23rd 2014, 6:30 AM 3,893 Views 11 Comments

Joe Schmidt had positive words about the two players who will battle it out for a midfield spot in November.

# 13 - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

It's 'absolutely untrue' that I influence provincial selection - Schmidt
# Head Man
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# Head Man

It's 'absolutely untrue' that I influence provincial selection - Schmidt

Oct 22nd 2014, 2:43 PM 5,047 Views 15 Comments

The Ireland head coach refuted the notion that he has told Ulster to pick Jared Payne at outside centre.

# 13 - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Bowe setting new PBs, but won't be turned into a centre any time soon
# Next In Line?
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# Next In Line?

Bowe setting new PBs, but won't be turned into a centre any time soon

Oct 16th 2014, 8:50 AM 4,995 Views 4 Comments

The wing stay the wing.

# 13 - Monday 29 September, 2014

Return of 'quality' Gordon D'Arcy important for O'Connor's Leinster
# Influence
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# Influence

Return of 'quality' Gordon D'Arcy important for O'Connor's Leinster

Sep 29th 2014, 8:00 AM 6,301 Views 9 Comments

The 34-year-old played in both centre positions against the Cardiff Blues on Friday night.

# 13 - Monday 22 September, 2014

'I enjoy playing 13' - Tommy Bowe raring to get back in Ireland colours
# T-Bowe
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# T-Bowe

'I enjoy playing 13' - Tommy Bowe raring to get back in Ireland colours

Sep 22nd 2014, 3:50 PM 6,308 Views 22 Comments

The 30-year-old has prioritised first-team selection in November, but would be happy to start at outside centre.

# 13 - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Dublin holds its breath as UEFA to confirm 13 Euro 2020 hosts in September
# Anticipation
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# Anticipation

Dublin holds its breath as UEFA to confirm 13 Euro 2020 hosts in September

Aug 14th 2014, 2:51 PM 6,692 Views 24 Comments

19 countries have put forward one city each to host the new Europe-wide format.

# 13 - Monday 4 August, 2014

'I don't think I grabbed the shirt' - Darren Cave's Ireland concerns
# Midfield
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# Midfield

'I don't think I grabbed the shirt' - Darren Cave's Ireland concerns

Aug 4th 2014, 7:00 AM 5,680 Views 9 Comments

The 27-year-old Ulster centre feels he could have done more to impress in Argentina in June.

# 13 - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Ireland's Ringrose among nominees for IRB Junior Player of the Year
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Ireland's Ringrose among nominees for IRB Junior Player of the Year

Jun 17th 2014, 9:34 AM 6,095 Views 22 Comments

The 19-year-old centre has impressed at the Junior World Championships in New Zealand.

# 13 - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Now or never for Darren Cave as he looks to nail down Ireland's 13 slot
# Vacancy
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# Vacancy

Now or never for Darren Cave as he looks to nail down Ireland's 13 slot

Jun 4th 2014, 2:03 PM 6,349 Views 16 Comments

The 27-year-old has a shot at proving to Joe Schmidt that he is a centre of international quality.

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