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#BIG GUNS

# big-guns - Thursday 7 April, 2022

Connacht welcome back key men, McGrath gets nod at 9 for Leinster ahead of European tussle
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Connacht welcome back key men, McGrath gets nod at 9 for Leinster ahead of European tussle

Apr 7th 2022, 12:44 PM 17,929 Views 40 Comments

Bundee Aki, Jarrad Butler and Gavin Thornbury start for Connacht, while Leo Cullen has switched up his half-backs and front five.

# big-guns - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Johnny Sexton returns to captain Leinster against Toulon in Champions Cup
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Johnny Sexton returns to captain Leinster against Toulon in Champions Cup

Apr 1st 2021, 12:27 PM 14,037 Views 27 Comments

Leo Cullen makes four changes to his XV, with James Lowe, Tadhg Furlong and Ryan Baird also starting.

# big-guns - Friday 9 October, 2020

Djokovic books blockbuster French Open final against old rival Nadal
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Djokovic books blockbuster French Open final against old rival Nadal

Oct 9th 2020, 11:32 PM 4,546 Views 2 Comments

The world number one defeated Stefanos Tsitsipas to progress to the decider.

# big-guns - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

'I'm looking forward to picking his brain. He's one of the most iconic players' - Working with a Mayo hero
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'I'm looking forward to picking his brain. He's one of the most iconic players' - Working with a Mayo hero

Dec 17th 2019, 5:33 PM 9,983 Views 4 Comments

Eoin O’Donoghue discusses the impact of Ciarán McDonald on James Horan’s coaching ticket.

# big-guns - Friday 22 November, 2019

Henshaw, Kearney and Furlong among five changes for Leinster
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Henshaw, Kearney and Furlong among five changes for Leinster

Nov 22nd 2019, 12:19 PM 11,738 Views 19 Comments

Leo Cullen has welcomed back a number of internationals for Saturday’s trip to face Lyon.

# big-guns - Friday 19 April, 2019

Mako Vunipola returns in strong-looking Saracens team to play Munster
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Mako Vunipola returns in strong-looking Saracens team to play Munster

Apr 19th 2019, 12:23 PM 10,751 Views 23 Comments

The England prop missed the majority of the Six Nations with an ankle injury.

# big-guns - Thursday 7 March, 2019

Ringrose set for return as Schmidt recalls big guns for France
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Ringrose set for return as Schmidt recalls big guns for France

Mar 7th 2019, 4:15 PM 34,039 Views 71 Comments

Sean O’Brien is set to miss out, while captain Rory Best makes his return in the front row.

# big-guns - Monday 4 March, 2019

Itoje, Robshaw and Joseph return to England squad
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Itoje, Robshaw and Joseph return to England squad

Mar 4th 2019, 11:16 AM 3,598 Views 1 Comment

Itoje has been missing since England’s big win over Ireland, while Robshaw has played just four matches since returning in January.

# big-guns - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Positive scan clears Chris Farrell to start Munster's crucial Champions Cup clash in Gloucester
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Positive scan clears Chris Farrell to start Munster's crucial Champions Cup clash in Gloucester

Jan 10th 2019, 12:12 PM 16,133 Views 62 Comments

Meanwhile, the hosts in Kingsholm will be boosted by the return of Danny Cipriani.

# big-guns - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Tony Kelly returns as Clare make five changes for Waterford clash
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Tony Kelly returns as Clare make five changes for Waterford clash

Mar 8th 2018, 8:35 PM 8,252 Views 6 Comments

Throw-in at Walsh Park on Sunday is at 2:30pm.

# big-guns - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Nadal and Federer set for another showdown while Sharapova reaches first final since doping ban
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Nadal and Federer set for another showdown while Sharapova reaches first final since doping ban

Oct 14th 2017, 3:48 PM 2,170 Views 2 Comments

The finals of the Shanghai Masters and Tianjin Open are down for decision tomorrow.

# big-guns - Friday 19 May, 2017

O'Brien ruled out as Henshaw and Sexton return for Leinster's semi
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O'Brien ruled out as Henshaw and Sexton return for Leinster's semi

May 19th 2017, 12:58 PM 16,646 Views 30 Comments

The Scarlets are missing captain Ken Owens and Jake Ball, but James Davies is back.

# big-guns - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

McIlroy and DJ to form star-studded pairing at Players Championship
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McIlroy and DJ to form star-studded pairing at Players Championship

May 9th 2017, 3:04 PM 4,679 Views 1 Comment

Shane Lowry and Graeme McDowell are also in the field at Sawgrass this week.

# big-guns - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Waterford call on big names for season opener
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Waterford call on big names for season opener

Jan 9th 2016, 3:46 PM 5,988 Views 0 Comments

Derek McGrath has included the likes of Maurice Shanahan, Noel Connors and Colin Dunford in his line-up.

# big-guns - Friday 23 October, 2015

Pocock and Folau fit enough to start for Wallabies' World Cup semi-final
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Pocock and Folau fit enough to start for Wallabies' World Cup semi-final

Oct 23rd 2015, 2:56 PM 3,489 Views 5 Comments

Scott Sio, Kurtley Beale, and Ben McCalman drop out of the starting XV that scraped past Scotland.

# big-guns - Friday 2 October, 2015

The radio licences held by Newstalk and TXFM will be up for grabs next year
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The radio licences held by Newstalk and TXFM will be up for grabs next year

Oct 2nd 2015, 10:58 AM 14,577 Views 41 Comments

The two stations are likely to re-apply to stay on the air.

# big-guns - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Were 1,700 guns really stolen in five years?
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Were 1,700 guns really stolen in five years?

Mar 15th 2015, 8:15 AM 13,764 Views 61 Comments

It depends on what you define a gun as, really.

# big-guns - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Sergio Garcia and Ernie Els to join Rickie Fowler and Rory McIlroy at the Irish Open
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Sergio Garcia and Ernie Els to join Rickie Fowler and Rory McIlroy at the Irish Open

Feb 17th 2015, 8:30 PM 4,925 Views 4 Comments

The world number one continues to attract big names to his event.

# big-guns - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Sexton, O'Brien and Heaslip return for Ireland as Healy makes bench
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Sexton, O'Brien and Heaslip return for Ireland as Healy makes bench

Feb 12th 2015, 2:01 PM 21,960 Views 101 Comments

Joe Schmidt has named a strong-looking team to face France in Dublin on Saturday.

# big-guns - Friday 5 December, 2014

Foley rings the changes as stars return for heavyweight clash with Clermont
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Foley rings the changes as stars return for heavyweight clash with Clermont

Dec 5th 2014, 12:52 PM 6,645 Views 36 Comments

Foley, O’Connell, O’Mahony, Murray and Zebo all return.

# big-guns - Thursday 18 September, 2014

O'Connell and Murray return for Munster's clash with Zebre
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O'Connell and Murray return for Munster's clash with Zebre

Sep 18th 2014, 10:46 AM 4,363 Views 15 Comments

The Ireland internationals make their first appearances of the season at Thomond Park tomorrow.

# big-guns - Monday 11 August, 2014

Ancelotti reveals Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez will start Super Cup
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Ancelotti reveals Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez will start Super Cup

Aug 11th 2014, 8:28 PM 6,063 Views 10 Comments

Real Madrid’s high-profile summer signings set to feature against Sevilla on Tuesday night.

# big-guns - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

51 bomb disposal callouts this year and 'we receive no training, no guidelines - nothing'
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51 bomb disposal callouts this year and 'we receive no training, no guidelines - nothing'

Apr 29th 2014, 1:04 PM 6,635 Views 14 Comments

Delegates at the GRA Conference have passed a motion calling for all gardaí to be given training in dealing with firearms and the various incidents in which they have to deal with them.

# big-guns - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Djokovic brushes Berdych aside in Shanghai
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Djokovic brushes Berdych aside in Shanghai

Oct 13th 2012, 1:13 PM 484 Views 0 Comments

The Serb will face either Andy Murray or Roger Federer in the final after his 6-3, 6-4 victory.

# big-guns - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Premier League preview: Liverpool v Arsenal
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Premier League preview: Liverpool v Arsenal

Mar 3rd 2012, 8:37 AM 549 Views 1 Comment

Carling Cup champions Liverpool, sitting seventh, are seven points adrift of Arsene Wenger’s men and have a game in hand.