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#back with a bang

# back-with-a-bang - Saturday 19 February, 2022

James Lowe returns in style as Leinster record bonus-point win over Ospreys
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# Back With A Bang

James Lowe returns in style as Leinster record bonus-point win over Ospreys

Feb 19th 2022, 7:03 PM 22,431 Views 13 Comments

The winger scored a superb solo try in a 29-7 win for the province.

# back-with-a-bang - Saturday 9 October, 2021

'He's delighted, it means so much to him' - Cullen full of praise as Byrne marks return in style
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'He's delighted, it means so much to him' - Cullen full of praise as Byrne marks return in style

Oct 9th 2021, 4:32 PM 8,878 Views 2 Comments

Cullen also provided an update on out-half Harry Byrne, who was removed with a hip injury,

# back-with-a-bang - Sunday 23 May, 2021

Ireland rugby star Hannah Tyrrell shines on return to football as Dublin hammer Waterford
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Ireland rugby star Hannah Tyrrell shines on return to football as Dublin hammer Waterford

May 23rd 2021, 4:57 PM 4,968 Views 0 Comments

Tyrrell supplied 1-5 in a convincing win for Mick Bohan’s side.

# back-with-a-bang - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Kick-off times for provincial ties announced as Pro14 confirms format
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# Back With A Bang

Kick-off times for provincial ties announced as Pro14 confirms format

Jul 22nd 2020, 2:14 PM 8,570 Views 12 Comments

Leinster will play Munster and Ulster on consecutive Saturdays, with Connacht taking on provinces north and south on the Sundays.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Dream return for Asensio helps Real Madrid to close in on Barcelona
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# Back With A Bang

Dream return for Asensio helps Real Madrid to close in on Barcelona

Jun 18th 2020, 11:25 PM 4,674 Views 1 Comment

Karim Benzema was in brilliant form as Zinedine Zidane’s side overcame Valencia.

# back-with-a-bang - Friday 29 March, 2019

Samcro targets Aintree return as doubts linger over Apple's Jade
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# Comeback

Samcro targets Aintree return as doubts linger over Apple's Jade

Mar 29th 2019, 10:55 AM 2,223 Views 0 Comments

Gordon Elliott said the seven-year-old was ‘not certain to travel’ and may be held until the Punchestown Festival.

# back-with-a-bang - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

13 days after losing 4-0 to Dortmund, Atletico turned the tables tonight in the Champions League
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# Back With A Bang

13 days after losing 4-0 to Dortmund, Atletico turned the tables tonight in the Champions League

Nov 6th 2018, 10:26 PM 7,858 Views 0 Comments

A 2-0 win for the home side in Madrid.

# back-with-a-bang - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Bleyendaal to captain Munster on long-awaited injury return in South Africa
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Bleyendaal to captain Munster on long-awaited injury return in South Africa

Oct 31st 2018, 2:47 PM 8,729 Views 11 Comments

The out-half will make his first senior appearance in eight months against the Cheetahs this weekend.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 6 September, 2018

O'Donnell leaves injury frustration behind him as he bids to get back to his best
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# Back With A Bang

O'Donnell leaves injury frustration behind him as he bids to get back to his best

Sep 6th 2018, 6:15 AM 5,068 Views 6 Comments

The flanker has been endured his fair share of setbacks and lay-offs, but is fit and ready to kick on again.

# back-with-a-bang - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

Henshaw's miracle return ensures fulcrum of Leinster's attack firing for Bilbao
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# Back With A Bang

Henshaw's miracle return ensures fulcrum of Leinster's attack firing for Bilbao

May 9th 2018, 6:00 AM 6,740 Views 5 Comments

The centre will play a key part against Racing 92 on Saturday, and is fit and ready for the challenge.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Cork striker marks return from the UK by taking the season's first player of the month award
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# Back With A Bang

Cork striker marks return from the UK by taking the season's first player of the month award

Mar 15th 2018, 12:09 PM 5,531 Views 7 Comments

Graham Cummins has been rewarded for his displays in February.

# back-with-a-bang - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Brook makes emphatic return with Rabchenko knockout
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Brook makes emphatic return with Rabchenko knockout

Mar 3rd 2018, 11:57 PM 5,267 Views 5 Comments

In his first fight at super welterweight, Brook made easy work of defeating Sergey Rabchenko in Sheffield.

# back-with-a-bang - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Captain Comer leads the way for Galway in stunning top-flight triumph over Tyrone
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# Back With A Bang

Captain Comer leads the way for Galway in stunning top-flight triumph over Tyrone

Jan 28th 2018, 4:25 PM 12,847 Views 8 Comments

The Tribesmen won on a scoreline of 1-9 to 0-8.

# back-with-a-bang - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

'This is stuff you dream of as a kid. Everybody wants to play at a World Cup and we're 90 minutes away'
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# Back With A Bang

'This is stuff you dream of as a kid. Everybody wants to play at a World Cup and we're 90 minutes away'

Nov 14th 2017, 7:15 AM 4,081 Views 5 Comments

The returning David Meyler is itching to get back into the Ireland team after missing the first leg against Denmark.

# back-with-a-bang - Monday 28 August, 2017

Sharapova's Grand Slam return steals US Open spotlight
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Sharapova's Grand Slam return steals US Open spotlight

Aug 28th 2017, 5:02 PM 6,237 Views 4 Comments

The former world number one is in action in New York tonight.

# back-with-a-bang - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Wales star Bale marks Real Madrid comeback with a goal after 3-month lay-off
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Wales star Bale marks Real Madrid comeback with a goal after 3-month lay-off

Feb 18th 2017, 6:04 PM 8,106 Views 13 Comments

With five weeks to the World Cup qualifier against Ireland, the 27-year-old came off the bench to score in a 2-0 win over Espanyol today.

# back-with-a-bang - Sunday 24 April, 2016

After 15-month absence, Jon Jones returns to take interim light heavyweight title at UFC 197
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# Back With A Bang

After 15-month absence, Jon Jones returns to take interim light heavyweight title at UFC 197

Apr 24th 2016, 10:58 AM 9,932 Views 12 Comments

Elsewhere, Demetrious Johnson took less than three minutes to easily get the better of Henry Cejudo.

# back-with-a-bang - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Suarez back with a bang on his international return to deny Brazil World Cup qualifier win
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# He's Been Missed

Suarez back with a bang on his international return to deny Brazil World Cup qualifier win

Mar 26th 2016, 12:38 PM 11,159 Views 7 Comments

The Uruguay captain scored as they battled from 2-0 down to secure a point in Recife.

# back-with-a-bang - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

It's another big week for Paul Dunne at St Andrews as he makes his professional debut
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It's another big week for Paul Dunne at St Andrews as he makes his professional debut

Sep 30th 2015, 1:15 PM 4,065 Views 1 Comment

There are 11 Irishmen in the field at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championships this week.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Milner Skudder puts Argentina behind him to dazzle in All Blacks win
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Milner Skudder puts Argentina behind him to dazzle in All Blacks win

Sep 24th 2015, 10:00 PM 11,362 Views 9 Comments

Milner Skudder put his Argentina nightmare behind him in some style.

# back-with-a-bang - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

On their first day back TDs had a row and Enda opened a newsroom
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# Have You Missed Them?

On their first day back TDs had a row and Enda opened a newsroom

Sep 22nd 2015, 8:50 PM 20,121 Views 47 Comments

A long and eventful day in Leinster House.

# back-with-a-bang - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

World Cup winner Rivaldo and his 20-year-old son both score in the same game
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# Family Affair

World Cup winner Rivaldo and his 20-year-old son both score in the same game

Jul 15th 2015, 1:04 PM 7,712 Views 1 Comment

The Brazilian legend was involved in all three goals.

# back-with-a-bang - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Gunnar Nelson has returned in spectacular fashion at UFC 189
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Gunnar Nelson has returned in spectacular fashion at UFC 189

Jul 12th 2015, 4:07 AM 10,302 Views 19 Comments

The adopted Irishman submitted Brandon Thatch.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Cork hand Brian Murphy a first start in 21 months and make 3 changes from Waterford loss
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Cork hand Brian Murphy a first start in 21 months and make 3 changes from Waterford loss

Jun 4th 2015, 8:10 PM 8,907 Views 7 Comments

Cork have made three changes from the side that lost the league final to Waterford.

# back-with-a-bang - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Canning makes surprise return as Galway edge out Cats in pulsating affair
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Canning makes surprise return as Galway edge out Cats in pulsating affair

Mar 8th 2015, 5:00 PM 8,241 Views 11 Comments

The Tribesmen won their second game of the campaign to move ahead of the All-Ireland champions.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Meath delight as Wallace returns from cruciate injury to star in Leinster U21 victory
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Meath delight as Wallace returns from cruciate injury to star in Leinster U21 victory

Mar 5th 2015, 6:59 AM 5,866 Views 0 Comments

Eamon Wallace bagged 1-2 in tonight’s win over Westmeath.

# back-with-a-bang - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Birthday boy O'Brien relieved to survive late French onslaught
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Birthday boy O'Brien relieved to survive late French onslaught

Feb 14th 2015, 9:49 PM 11,714 Views 6 Comments

“You’re just getting up and trying to find a blue shirt.”

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Stephen Fry is desperate to meet one Irish superstar...
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Stephen Fry is desperate to meet one Irish superstar...

Feb 12th 2015, 12:52 PM 7,016 Views 3 Comments

It would be a meeting of minds.

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 20 November, 2014

McIlroy and Lowry share the lead at the final European Tour event of the year
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McIlroy and Lowry share the lead at the final European Tour event of the year

Nov 20th 2014, 3:53 PM 3,811 Views 4 Comments

It wasn’t good news for the Irish at the Qualifying School, however.

# back-with-a-bang - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

The 7 most mind-bending moments from Mattress Mick's rap video
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The 7 most mind-bending moments from Mattress Mick's rap video

Oct 14th 2014, 8:16 AM 4,202 Views 3 Comments

“I take two spoons of mattress in my mattress tea.”

# back-with-a-bang - Thursday 4 October, 2012

VIDEO: Blake Griffin sunk a 75-foot shot in practice
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# Way Down Town

VIDEO: Blake Griffin sunk a 75-foot shot in practice

Oct 4th 2012, 7:34 PM 1,407 Views 0 Comments

Yes, folks. The new NBA season is coming soon.