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# baabaas - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

McFadden set for last hurrah with the Barbarians against England on Sunday
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McFadden set for last hurrah with the Barbarians against England on Sunday

Oct 21st 2020, 3:33 PM 9,455 Views 2 Comments

The 34-year-old is set for retirement but will feature this weekend in Twickenham.

# baabaas - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Best to line out at Twickenham for one final match before hanging up the boots
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# One More Spin

Best to line out at Twickenham for one final match before hanging up the boots

Oct 29th 2019, 10:33 AM 30,612 Views 8 Comments

The former Ulster and Ireland captain will play for the Barbarians next month.

# baabaas - Friday 10 November, 2017

Barbarians score emphatic win over Munster in historic first appearance for women's team
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# Winner Alright

Barbarians score emphatic win over Munster in historic first appearance for women's team

Nov 10th 2017, 6:56 PM 10,873 Views 4 Comments

The Barbarians crossed over for three tries in Thomond Park.

# baabaas - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Former Ireland captain Coghlan to lead Barbarians in historic clash with Munster
# The Teams Are In
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# The Teams Are In

Former Ireland captain Coghlan to lead Barbarians in historic clash with Munster

Nov 9th 2017, 4:58 PM 6,548 Views 1 Comment

Munster have also named their teams – one for the first half, another for the second – for tomorrow’s match at Thomond Park.

# baabaas - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Gatland's son and an ex-Ireland Schools prop start against the Lions on Saturday
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Gatland's son and an ex-Ireland Schools prop start against the Lions on Saturday

Jun 1st 2017, 5:46 AM 8,860 Views 3 Comments

Warren Gatland’s son and a former Ireland Schools prop start in the tour opener.

# baabaas - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Mike Ross and Ian Madigan added to Barbarians squad for England and Ulster clashes
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# Magic Mike

Mike Ross and Ian Madigan added to Barbarians squad for England and Ulster clashes

May 23rd 2017, 10:53 AM 6,436 Views 7 Comments

Ireland’s cornerstone is two games from retirement.

# baabaas - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Pienaar set to play for and against Barbarians before Belfast farewell
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# Baabaas

Pienaar set to play for and against Barbarians before Belfast farewell

May 9th 2017, 1:42 PM 6,226 Views 6 Comments

Pienaar and Piutau have joined Bundee Aki and Thierry Dusautoir in Vern Cotter’s squad.

# baabaas - Friday 28 April, 2017

France great Dusautoir to say final goodbye to rugby at Kingspan Stadium
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# Baabaas

France great Dusautoir to say final goodbye to rugby at Kingspan Stadium

Apr 28th 2017, 5:56 PM 8,298 Views 5 Comments

The Tolouse star will line out for the Barbarians.

# baabaas - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Bundee Aki called up to Barbarians squad to face England and Ulster
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Bundee Aki called up to Barbarians squad to face England and Ulster

Apr 12th 2017, 1:59 PM 7,774 Views 5 Comments

The New Zealand native is expected to be capped by Ireland when he qualifies later this year.

# baabaas - Thursday 5 May, 2016

The Barbarians to return to Ireland for Fiji clash at Kingspan Stadium
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# Baabaas

The Barbarians to return to Ireland for Fiji clash at Kingspan Stadium

May 5th 2016, 11:51 AM 5,118 Views 2 Comments

A highly-entertaining game awaits in Belfast in November.

# baabaas - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Cheika's Barbarians name a sensational backline for clash with Argentina
# Star Studded
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# Star Studded

Cheika's Barbarians name a sensational backline for clash with Argentina

Nov 19th 2015, 3:18 PM 15,301 Views 3 Comments

The pack’s not bad either.

# baabaas - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

It's not all about expansive rugby against Ireland says Leinster-linked Deans
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# Baa-Baas

It's not all about expansive rugby against Ireland says Leinster-linked Deans

May 26th 2015, 9:20 PM 8,615 Views 4 Comments

The Kiwi head coach wants his side to ‘take ownership’ of their defence in Limerick.

Shane Jennings captains Barbarians XV containing Pienaar, Gopperth and Rokocoko
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# Captain Jenno

Shane Jennings captains Barbarians XV containing Pienaar, Gopperth and Rokocoko

May 26th 2015, 12:48 PM 7,233 Views 5 Comments

Robbie Deans has named four uncapped players to start in Thomond Park, including Jimmy Gopperth and Toulon’s David Smith.

# baabaas - Sunday 24 May, 2015

The Barbarians have a hugely strong squad to face Joe Schmidt's Ireland
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The Barbarians have a hugely strong squad to face Joe Schmidt's Ireland

May 24th 2015, 8:08 PM 12,479 Views 15 Comments

Brad Thorn and Ruan Pienaar are in the finalised squad to face Joe Schmidt’s side.

# baabaas - Friday 22 May, 2015

Robbie Deans calls on Leinster trio to face Ireland with Barbarians
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# Linking Up

Robbie Deans calls on Leinster trio to face Ireland with Barbarians

May 22nd 2015, 10:37 AM 8,839 Views 23 Comments

Shane Jennings will finish his professional career by playing for the famous invitational side.

# baabaas - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Schmidt may use Barbarians clash to 'broaden' Ireland's playing base
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# Baabaas

Schmidt may use Barbarians clash to 'broaden' Ireland's playing base

Apr 28th 2015, 6:30 AM 10,400 Views 36 Comments

The Kiwi head coach explains the difficulty of picking a squad for the clash in Limerick.

# baabaas - Monday 20 April, 2015

Ian McKinley will play for the Barbarians four years after losing sight in one eye
# Comeback Kid
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# Comeback Kid

Ian McKinley will play for the Barbarians four years after losing sight in one eye

Apr 20th 2015, 5:14 PM 26,234 Views 17 Comments

It has been an incredible journey for the out-half since a freak injury in 2011.

# baabaas - Monday 26 May, 2014

Donncha O'Callaghan will play for the Barbarians against England on Sunday
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# Baabaas

Donncha O'Callaghan will play for the Barbarians against England on Sunday

May 26th 2014, 12:45 PM 5,472 Views 3 Comments

Ulster’s Roger Wilson is also included in a squad that has the potential to create magic in Twickenham.

# baabaas - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Barbarians name first batch of players to take on Clontarf next week
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Barbarians name first batch of players to take on Clontarf next week

Apr 16th 2014, 6:45 PM 9,443 Views 7 Comments

Mike Ruddock will coach the invitational side in their one-off match against the AIL club on the 23rd of April.

# baabaas - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Barbarians announce star-studded cast for June encounter with England XV
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Barbarians announce star-studded cast for June encounter with England XV

Mar 25th 2014, 11:12 AM 13,447 Views 16 Comments

The free-running invitational side have nailed down several big names for their clash at Twickenham.

# baabaas - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Former Munster lock O'Driscoll starts for Barbarians
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Former Munster lock O'Driscoll starts for Barbarians

Nov 30th 2013, 12:25 PM 7,508 Views 7 Comments

The ex-Ireland international was a late call-up for this afternoon’s clash with Fiji in Twickenham.

# baabaas - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Barbarians name exciting squad to take on Fiji
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Barbarians name exciting squad to take on Fiji

Nov 19th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,134 Views 1 Comment

There are eight All Blacks included in the invitational side’s latest star-studded group.

# baabaas - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Reaction: Lions pounce, but Farrell caught off-guard in rout
# Tour Opener
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# Tour Opener

Reaction: Lions pounce, but Farrell caught off-guard in rout

Jun 1st 2013, 3:54 PM 5,001 Views 1 Comment

Timely interventions from Paul O’Connell ensured plain-sailing for the Lions on their way to Oz.

The big winners and losers from the Lions' thrashing of the Barbarians
# Lions 2013
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# Lions 2013

The big winners and losers from the Lions' thrashing of the Barbarians

Jun 1st 2013, 2:35 PM 7,959 Views 4 Comments

It was BaaBaas to the slaughter in Hong Kong.

# baabaas - Thursday 30 May, 2013

O'Connell named captain with Lions set to roar into action
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# Captain Fantastic

O'Connell named captain with Lions set to roar into action

May 30th 2013, 6:35 AM 15,643 Views 23 Comments

O’Connell leads a side jam-packed with Welsh Grand Slam winners.

# baabaas - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Laulala, Payne to start for Barbarians with Parisse named captain
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# Star Studded

Laulala, Payne to start for Barbarians with Parisse named captain

May 29th 2013, 8:46 AM 2,616 Views 2 Comments

Coach Dai Young has made a dozen changes in a bid to topple the Lions.

# baabaas - Thursday 9 May, 2013

Clontarf to host BaaBaas next year to mark battle's 1000th anniversary
# Battle Of Clontarf
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# Battle Of Clontarf

Clontarf to host BaaBaas next year to mark battle's 1000th anniversary

May 9th 2013, 9:31 PM 3,834 Views 1 Comment

This battle will probably have a lot less bloodshed and a lot more off-loading.