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# ail - Wednesday 22 June, 2022

Ex-Ireland boss Eddie O'Sullivan to become head coach of AIL's Buccaneers
# AIL
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# AIL

Ex-Ireland boss Eddie O'Sullivan to become head coach of AIL's Buccaneers

Updated Jun 22nd 2022, 3:05 PM 35,118 Views 27 Comments

The 63-year-old will replace Kolo Kiripati at the Athlone club.

# ail - Thursday 12 May, 2022

Clontarf's Daly and Railway Union's Doyle land AIL player of the year awards
# Gongs
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# Gongs

Clontarf's Daly and Railway Union's Doyle land AIL player of the year awards

May 12th 2022, 10:38 AM 3,884 Views 3 Comments

Clontarf Rugby Club’s Daly was awarded Men’s Division 1A Player of the Year.

# ail - Sunday 1 May, 2022

Clontarf survive frantic Terenure finish to claim AIL crown
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# AIL

Clontarf survive frantic Terenure finish to claim AIL crown

May 1st 2022, 5:26 PM 12,242 Views 11 Comments

The eagerly-awaited Dublin derby drew an attendance of 5,788, a record crowd for an AIL final at the Aviva Stadium.

'The atmosphere at our games is like something you'd get at a pro game'
# AIL Final
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# AIL Final

'The atmosphere at our games is like something you'd get at a pro game'

May 1st 2022, 7:30 AM 15,749 Views 1 Comment

Ex-Munster and Leicester back row Jordan Coghlan has loved his AIL return with Terenure.

# ail - Saturday 30 April, 2022

Jake Flannery scores 20 points as Shannon secure promotion to AIL Division 1A
# Playoffs
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# Playoffs

Jake Flannery scores 20 points as Shannon secure promotion to AIL Division 1A

Apr 30th 2022, 9:17 PM 11,562 Views 0 Comments

It was a drama-filled day of action in the AIL promotion and relegation playoffs.

# ail - Friday 29 April, 2022

Dublin rivals Clontarf and Terenure ready for battle in AIL Division 1 final
# Preview
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# Preview

Dublin rivals Clontarf and Terenure ready for battle in AIL Division 1 final

Apr 29th 2022, 6:36 PM 7,720 Views 3 Comments

The two sides meet at the Aviva Stadium on Sunday for the league’s showpiece event.

# ail - Friday 8 April, 2022

Here's the state of play as reigning champions Cork Con look to extend semi-final run
# AIL
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# AIL

Here's the state of play as reigning champions Cork Con look to extend semi-final run

Apr 8th 2022, 7:44 PM 2,883 Views 1 Comment

It is set to be a dramatic day of action in the Energia All-Ireland League.

# ail - Saturday 2 April, 2022

Cork Con beat Young Munster to move back into top four and set up dramatic final day
# AIL
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# AIL

Cork Con beat Young Munster to move back into top four and set up dramatic final day

Apr 2nd 2022, 9:29 PM 8,012 Views 0 Comments

A round-up of this weekend’s Energia All-Ireland League action.

# ail - Sunday 27 March, 2022

Lansdowne seal semi-final spot with victory over UCC
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# AIL

Lansdowne seal semi-final spot with victory over UCC

Mar 27th 2022, 6:19 PM 6,937 Views 1 Comment

Mark McHugh’s men had the bonus point tucked away by half-time.

# ail - Sunday 20 March, 2022

Railway Union wrap up first-ever league and cup double in style
# Winning
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# Winning

Railway Union wrap up first-ever league and cup double in style

Mar 20th 2022, 5:57 PM 4,029 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin side won today’s Energia AIL Women’s Cup final, while Blackrock College triumphed in the plate decider.

# ail - Sunday 6 March, 2022

UL Bohemians overcome Wicklow to set up heavyweight All-Ireland Cup final
# Women's AIL Wrap
From The42
# Women's AIL Wrap

UL Bohemians overcome Wicklow to set up heavyweight All-Ireland Cup final

Mar 6th 2022, 3:10 PM 3,147 Views 0 Comments

Bohs will take on the back-to-back league winners in two weeks’ time.

# ail - Saturday 26 February, 2022

Railway Union defend their AIL title in thrilling final against Blackrock
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

Railway Union defend their AIL title in thrilling final against Blackrock

Feb 26th 2022, 9:40 PM 5,256 Views 2 Comments

Earlier, Suttonians beat Galwegians in the Conference decider at Energia Park.

# ail - Friday 25 February, 2022

Blackrock College and Railway Union braced for AIL title showdown
# Super Saturday
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# Super Saturday

Blackrock College and Railway Union braced for AIL title showdown

Feb 25th 2022, 5:37 PM 3,090 Views 0 Comments

The All-Ireland League Women’s season culminates tomorrow with three TG4-televised play-off matches at Energia Park.

# ail - Sunday 20 February, 2022

Galwegians book AIL Conference final spot while Old Belvedere secure first league win of 2022
# Irish Rugby
From The42
# Irish Rugby

Galwegians book AIL Conference final spot while Old Belvedere secure first league win of 2022

Feb 20th 2022, 7:43 PM 4,348 Views 1 Comment

The Conference decider and the overall league final will both televised live on TG4 next week.

'Rugby can be great but it can end tomorrow. There's injury and it can be ruthless'
# New Chapter
From The42
# New Chapter

'Rugby can be great but it can end tomorrow. There's injury and it can be ruthless'

Feb 20th 2022, 8:00 AM 26,780 Views 2 Comments

Former Connacht out-half Conor Dean is now one of the youngest rugby agents in the game.

# ail - Saturday 19 February, 2022

McCall’s double helps Ballynahinch break their duck
# AIL
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# AIL

McCall’s double helps Ballynahinch break their duck

Feb 19th 2022, 10:34 PM 6,686 Views 2 Comments

Former Ulster prop scored two tries as the Co. Down team defeated UCC.

# ail - Friday 18 February, 2022

Table-topping Clontarf host Munsters and the rest of the weekend's AIL previews
# Previews
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# Previews

Table-topping Clontarf host Munsters and the rest of the weekend's AIL previews

Feb 18th 2022, 6:54 PM 6,137 Views 6 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to all of the weekend’s action in the Energia Men’s All-Ireland League.

# ail - Sunday 13 February, 2022

Irish internationals to the fore as Blackrock and Railway book AIL final spots
# Round-Up
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# Round-Up

Irish internationals to the fore as Blackrock and Railway book AIL final spots

Feb 13th 2022, 7:23 PM 4,833 Views 0 Comments

The TG4-televised decider takes place on 26 February.

# ail - Wednesday 9 February, 2022

AIL Women's final to be aired live on television for the first time
# History
From The42
# History

AIL Women's final to be aired live on television for the first time

Feb 9th 2022, 3:34 PM 4,100 Views 7 Comments

The division and conference finals will be live as part of a unique double-header on Saturday, February 26th.

# ail - Saturday 29 January, 2022

Trinity boost top four hopes with brilliant win at Young Munster
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Trinity boost top four hopes with brilliant win at Young Munster

Jan 29th 2022, 10:56 PM 8,210 Views 2 Comments

Dave Mervyn rounds up all the day’s action in the All-Ireland League.

# ail - Friday 28 January, 2022

Clontarf look to roar on, Ireland U20 call-ups and all this weekend's AIL previews
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Clontarf look to roar on, Ireland U20 call-ups and all this weekend's AIL previews

Jan 28th 2022, 7:32 PM 4,425 Views 0 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the latest round of fixtures.

# ail - Saturday 22 January, 2022

'They would go to war when they were down against the Limerick clubs' From The42

'They would go to war when they were down against the Limerick clubs'

Jan 22nd 2022, 10:00 AM 28,019 Views 5 Comments

St Mary’s became the first club from outside Munster to win the AIL in 2000.

# ail - Friday 21 January, 2022

Ireland star Dorothy Wall returns for Blackrock, and the rest of the weekend's Women's AIL previews
# Back In Action
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# Back In Action

Ireland star Dorothy Wall returns for Blackrock, and the rest of the weekend's Women's AIL previews

Jan 21st 2022, 8:09 PM 2,739 Views 0 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the weekend’s action in the Women’s AIL.

Exeter-linked Jack Dunne in action against leaders Clontarf, and the rest of the weekend's AIL previews
# Weekend Ahead
From The42
# Weekend Ahead

Exeter-linked Jack Dunne in action against leaders Clontarf, and the rest of the weekend's AIL previews

Jan 21st 2022, 5:47 PM 7,555 Views 0 Comments

Second-placed Lansdowne travel to the UCD Bowl.

# ail - Friday 14 January, 2022

Lansdowne call on Leinster stars plus the rest of this weekend's AIL previews
# Club Rugby
From The42
# Club Rugby

Lansdowne call on Leinster stars plus the rest of this weekend's AIL previews

Jan 14th 2022, 7:53 PM 9,821 Views 1 Comment

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the latest round of fixtures.

# ail - Sunday 12 December, 2021

Aoife Doyle impresses as Railway secure emphatic derby win in women's AIL
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

Aoife Doyle impresses as Railway secure emphatic derby win in women's AIL

Dec 12th 2021, 7:10 PM 4,758 Views 2 Comments

A round-up of the weekend’s action in the women’s AIL.

# ail - Saturday 11 December, 2021

Young Munster climb to third while leaders Clontarf cruise past Garryowen
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

Young Munster climb to third while leaders Clontarf cruise past Garryowen

Dec 11th 2021, 9:39 PM 7,149 Views 3 Comments

A round-up of all today’s AIL rugby.

# ail - Friday 10 December, 2021

Munster sides impacted by Champions Cup call-ups for weekend's AIL action
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Munster sides impacted by Champions Cup call-ups for weekend's AIL action

Dec 10th 2021, 7:03 PM 7,422 Views 0 Comments

There’s another packed programme of Energia Men’s All-Ireland League fixtures on the agenda.

# ail - Friday 3 December, 2021

Derbies in Dublin, Cork and Limerick plus the rest of this weekend's AIL previews
# Club Rugby
From The42
# Club Rugby

Derbies in Dublin, Cork and Limerick plus the rest of this weekend's AIL previews

Dec 3rd 2021, 5:34 PM 4,728 Views 0 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the latest round of fixtures.

# ail - Sunday 7 November, 2021

Wicklow's spirited recovery continues with win in battle of promoted clubs as Railway Union run riot
# Women's Ail
From The42
# Women's Ail

Wicklow's spirited recovery continues with win in battle of promoted clubs as Railway Union run riot

Nov 7th 2021, 3:19 PM 3,881 Views 0 Comments

Ireland-capped centre Nikki Caughey scored two tries and kicked 12 points for Railway, and sits top of the scoring charts.

# ail - Friday 29 October, 2021

Lansdowne host Young Munster at the Aviva Stadium and this weekend's AIL previews
# Club Rugby
From The42
# Club Rugby

Lansdowne host Young Munster at the Aviva Stadium and this weekend's AIL previews

Oct 29th 2021, 6:12 PM 5,221 Views 3 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the action from the men’s Division 1A and 1B.

# ail - Saturday 23 October, 2021

'It was clear from early doors that he would be the standout player'
# Pride Of Skerries
From The42
# Pride Of Skerries

'It was clear from early doors that he would be the standout player'

Oct 23rd 2021, 8:30 AM 22,255 Views 3 Comments

Ireland call-up Ciarán Frawley was part of a talented Skerries team before advancing into pro rugby.

# ail - Monday 18 October, 2021

Leinster will look to 'A' games and AIL during 'different' international window
# Spreading The Load
From The42
# Spreading The Load

Leinster will look to 'A' games and AIL during 'different' international window

Oct 18th 2021, 7:00 AM 8,964 Views 4 Comments

The United Rugby Championship will break for a month following this weekend’s fixtures.

# ail - Sunday 10 October, 2021

Cusack's kicking key as Young Munster survive flurry of yellow cards to hand champs Cork Con another defeat
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

Cusack's kicking key as Young Munster survive flurry of yellow cards to hand champs Cork Con another defeat

Oct 10th 2021, 10:34 AM 7,160 Views 0 Comments

Garryowen, meanwhile, pushed a point clear at the top of the table.

# ail - Saturday 9 October, 2021

'We have a perfect storm... The game is changing and we need to change with it'
# Foundation
From The42
# Foundation

'We have a perfect storm... The game is changing and we need to change with it'

Oct 9th 2021, 10:00 AM 12,727 Views 0 Comments

As Irish women’s rugby rebuilds, the AIL and inter-pros will play a key role.

# ail - Friday 8 October, 2021

Munster derby for defending champions Cork Con and the rest of this weekend's AIL previews
# Club Rugby
From The42
# Club Rugby

Munster derby for defending champions Cork Con and the rest of this weekend's AIL previews

Oct 8th 2021, 5:50 PM 6,431 Views 3 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to all the action from the men’s Division 1A and 1B.

# ail - Thursday 7 October, 2021

Rugby Weekly: Connacht silence Jake, Leinster's blip, hail the AIL
# Podcast
From The42
# Podcast

Rugby Weekly: Connacht silence Jake, Leinster's blip, hail the AIL

Oct 7th 2021, 1:36 PM 1,875 Views 0 Comments

The latest episode of The42 Rugby Weekly is out now.

# ail - Saturday 2 October, 2021

Kiernan comes back to haunt boyhood club in dramatic Lansdowne win over Cork Con
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Kiernan comes back to haunt boyhood club in dramatic Lansdowne win over Cork Con

Oct 2nd 2021, 7:43 PM 8,465 Views 3 Comments

Lansdowne launched their Energia Men’s All-Ireland League campaign with a 16-11 win.

# ail - Thursday 30 September, 2021

The AIL is finally back after a long, long wait
# Club Rugby
From The42
# Club Rugby

The AIL is finally back after a long, long wait

Sep 30th 2021, 8:00 PM 6,247 Views 2 Comments

Cork Con will be aiming to pick up where they left off in Division 1A.

# ail - Thursday 23 September, 2021

'We're a high-performing team - we like challenges and we like to be pushed'
# AIL
From The42
# AIL

'We're a high-performing team - we like challenges and we like to be pushed'

Sep 23rd 2021, 8:00 PM 5,381 Views 0 Comments

Railway Union are bidding for another title as the Women’s AIL kicks off this weekend.

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