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# Captain

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Donegal's Michael Murphy set for club versus country dilemma
The Irish captain has a county final on the weekend of the first International Rules test.
Paul Earley: 'I know a lot of the indigenous people, they are a tight-knit group'
The Irish boss is expecting a tough challenge from the Australians.
Irish captain Michael Murphy faces potential club versus country dilemma
The Donegal star has a hectic month of activity ahead of him.
Poll: Who would you like to see captain the Irish International Rules team?
The captain is set to be named tomorrow in Cavan.
Poll: Should Clare play Patrick Donnellan as a sweeper tomorrow?
The Banner are getting set to face Cork tommorrow. But how should their defence line up?
Eight Steven Gerrard stunners ahead of game 400 as Liverpool captain
The Reds inspirational midfielder will reach the landmark against Swansea this evening.
'10 or 12 guys could be Leinster captain' but the honour goes back to Cullen
The Leicester Tiger thread running through Leinster continues.
Lam splits Connacht captaincy 3 ways for Duffy, Muldoon and Swift
‘These three men exemplify what Connacht Rugby is all about.’
Cork's Patrick Cronin on battling illness, Anthony Nash and passionate fans
The Rebels face Dublin in next Sunday’s All-Ireland semi-final in Croke Park.
‘We knew there was serious potential within ourselves’ – Lennon revels in Monaghan’s success
The 32-year-old says he “didn’t even dream” of lifting the Ulster title.
Connacht interest in Super Rugby semis but Clarke wants final glory
Chiefs skipper Craig Clarke is preparing for the visit of Dan Carter’s Crusaders this weekend.
Tall Ship Astrid captain pays tribute to rescuers
The Tall Ship Astrid ran aground off the coast of Kinsale earlier today. All people aboard were rescued safely.
The London captain who beat Mayo while playing for Longford in 2010
One member of the Exiles side knows what it takes to beat Mayo in a championship match.
Irish rugby star lines up for Christchurch with All Blacks legend Richie McCaw
Diarmuid McMahon is plying his rugby trade in New Zealand and has played alongside some of the country’s top talents.
Legendary Irish cricketer Trent Johnston to retire
The Australian-born player will bow out following the ICC InterContinental Cup final in Dubai
"Most hated man in Italy" goes on trial over Costa Concordia sinking
The opening day of the trial was cut short after just a few minutes because of a national lawyers’ strike.
O'Driscoll favourite to lead the Lions as Warburton ruled out of third Test
The Welsh player suffered a hamstring injury in Saturday’s second Test in Melbourne.
Captain Sam Warburton desperate to tick the box marked 'Lions Series winner'
The Welshman believes the experience of Brian O’Driscoll and Paul O’Connell has been vital ahead of the First Test.
Lions legend Willie John McBride recalls the 1971 Tour to New Zealand
We talk to the great man about his call-up shock in 1962 and defeating the mighty All Blacks in New Zealand.
'They wanted it more, right from the off' admits Lions captain Rory Best
The Ulster and Ireland hooker may have thrown himself out of Test contention after a wayward outing in Canberra.
McLoughlin joins Cronin on Cork hurling injury list for Munster semi-final
Patrick Cronin is continuing to recover from a recent illness.
"Everything Brian says, I'll do it" - Tuilagi places faith in captain O'Driscoll
The England centre is happy to give up his jersey to a player that inspired him growing up.
BO’D: Trust me, my wife has made it very clear this is going to be my last tour
Come on Brian, we heard Tana Umaga is thinking of a comeback for the 2017 Lions Tour.
Brian O'Driscoll named Lions captain for Western Force match
The centre is one of eight Irishmen named in the British & Irish Lions starting XV for Wednesday’s match.
Normally I'm quiet on the pitch, but tomorrow will be different - Long
Meanwhile, Giovanni Trapattoni suggested Wes Hoolahan could play himself into contention to start against the Faroes with a good display.
Hoolahan and Delaney included in new-look Ireland side to face Georgia
Shane Long has been named as captain in an experimental Irish team.
Ireland captain Peter O’Mahony eager to ‘shut up, get out and do it’
The 23-year-old Munster forward will let his rugby do the talking against the USA and Canada this summer.
Lions legend 'Geech' wants Paul O'Connell to travel to Oz
The former Scotland player and coach has been involved on seven Lions tours.
Aussies want 1 of these 3 men to captain them against the Lions
We’ll give you a hint, it is not Radike Samo.
Aussie fans flood in votes for O'Driscoll as Lions captain-elect
Current Irish captain Jamie Heaslip, meanwhile, polled at just 1%.
POLL: Who is the bigger Ireland legend - Roy Keane or Brian O'Driscoll?
Both men have done wonders in the green jersey.
‘Bit of a mixed bag’ – Captain Heaslip reflects on Irish capitulation
Ireland finished the Six Nations campaign with just one win from five matches.
'The whole squad is 100% behind the management' - Jamie Heaslip
The Ireland captain has highlighted Alessandro Zanni as the Italian danger man.
VIDEO: Connacht want your help locating a World Cup winning captain
With the help of their supporters, the westerners want to groom future Henshaws and Marmions for Test success.
Kidney 100% standing by his decision to appoint Heaslip as captain
The Irish coach and lock Donnacha Ryan spoke in defence of the under fire Irish skipper.
Ireland recharged and ready for dangerous Scots - Heaslip
The captain has warned that Scott Johnson’s new-look side are far from wooden-spoon contenders this time around.
Shane McGrath selected as new Tipperary captain
The Ballinahinch club man will skipper the Premier hurlers for the coming year.
No hidden DVD of St Patrick's Day hammering in freezer insists Heaslip
Wait until he reads Little Women.
Conor O'Shea: Outstanding Robshaw focused on delivering 6 Nations title
The openside flanker is one of the favourites to captain the Bristish & Irish Lions this summer.
'We're over moral victories' - Fiona Coghlan plots feisty reception for English
The captain of the Ireland Women’s side swapped leadership tips with Jamie Heaslip at the official 6 Nations launch.