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#Cardiff

# cardiff - Saturday 17 October, 2015

As it happened: New Zealand v France, Rugby World Cup quarter-final From The42
Live Oct 17th 2015, 8:45 PM

As it happened: New Zealand v France, Rugby World Cup quarter-final

If France won’t bring the old school flair, Nehe Milner-Skudder will
# NMS
From The42
# NMS

If France won’t bring the old school flair, Nehe Milner-Skudder will

Oct 17th 2015, 9:30 AM 4,903 Views 2 Comments

“It’s been a pretty hectic year for the fella.”

# cardiff - Friday 16 October, 2015

Jonathan Sexton fit enough for inclusion in Ireland's starting XV to face Argentina
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Jonathan Sexton fit enough for inclusion in Ireland's starting XV to face Argentina

Oct 16th 2015, 1:01 PM 30,056 Views 66 Comments

Keith Earls will also strap up an injury and head into battle at the Millennium Stadium this Sunday.

# cardiff - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Ireland confirm that Paul O'Connell will return to the camp for Sunday's quarter-final
# Captain Fantastic
From The42
# Captain Fantastic

Ireland confirm that Paul O'Connell will return to the camp for Sunday's quarter-final

Oct 15th 2015, 5:50 PM 42,206 Views 55 Comments

O’Connell will rejoin the squad after his surgery.

# cardiff - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Old habits killed off in 'do or die' week for Ireland
# Gamechanger
From The42
# Gamechanger

Old habits killed off in 'do or die' week for Ireland

Oct 14th 2015, 7:58 PM 9,120 Views 5 Comments

Here’s hoping Ireland can break their worst World Cup habit.

Paul O'Connell 'in incredible nick, he could go for another 5 years!'
# Life In The Old Dog Yet
From The42
# Life In The Old Dog Yet

Paul O'Connell 'in incredible nick, he could go for another 5 years!'

Oct 14th 2015, 5:03 PM 16,696 Views 19 Comments

Donnacha Ryan knows the skipper better than most, and he’d be happy to have him still knocking around the team hotel.

Ireland 'quietly confident' as Sexton gets up and running
# Jogging Johnny
From The42
# Jogging Johnny

Ireland 'quietly confident' as Sexton gets up and running

Oct 14th 2015, 3:15 PM 27,921 Views 38 Comments

However, Keith Earls sat out today’s session and will have to prove his fitness on Friday.

'The biggest game of my life’: Henry ready to hunt down Pumas
# 7 Up
From The42
# 7 Up

'The biggest game of my life’: Henry ready to hunt down Pumas

Oct 14th 2015, 10:02 AM 9,039 Views 18 Comments

The Ulster openside wants to see if the Pumas can run the ball from deep in the knockout stage.

'We're Latin, we like to be happy all the time. You are very cold, Irish people!'
# Puma Passion
From The42
# Puma Passion

'We're Latin, we like to be happy all the time. You are very cold, Irish people!'

Oct 14th 2015, 8:00 AM 29,493 Views 42 Comments

We sat down with Argentina scrum-half Martín Landajo ahead of the World Cup quarter-final.

# cardiff - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Farewell to Paul O'Connell, the greatest leader Ireland ever had
# Thanks Paulie
From The42
# Thanks Paulie

Farewell to Paul O'Connell, the greatest leader Ireland ever had

Oct 13th 2015, 10:30 AM 58,241 Views 76 Comments

The Fear of God just about does him justice.

# cardiff - Monday 12 October, 2015

These Irish rugby fans had an epic time on the streets of Cardiff last night
# Rwc 15
From The42
# Rwc 15

These Irish rugby fans had an epic time on the streets of Cardiff last night

Oct 12th 2015, 8:14 AM 12,178 Views 4 Comments

“Olé Olé Olé.”

# cardiff - Sunday 11 October, 2015

Letter from Cardiff: Ireland in positive place to produce against France
# Coupe De Monde
From The42
# Coupe De Monde

Letter from Cardiff: Ireland in positive place to produce against France

Oct 11th 2015, 9:00 AM 18,078 Views 16 Comments

After a tense start to the week, Joe Schmidt’s men looked to lift the mood before facing France.

# cardiff - Saturday 10 October, 2015

'Sexton? Leave him to Thierry': France determined not to look backwards before Pool D decider
# Dusautoir's Company...
From The42
# Dusautoir's Company...

'Sexton? Leave him to Thierry': France determined not to look backwards before Pool D decider

Oct 10th 2015, 5:23 PM 8,325 Views 9 Comments

The form of the last four years is no concern for captain Thierry Dusautoir.

# cardiff - Friday 25 September, 2015

Check out this Tesco worker's act of kindness for a cancer patient
# Cardiff
# Cardiff

Check out this Tesco worker's act of kindness for a cancer patient

Sep 25th 2015, 8:23 PM 26,046 Views 19 Comments

People are nice sometimes, aren’t they?

# cardiff - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Did you go as nuts watching Japan as these Irish fans in Cardiff?
# Chaos
From The42
# Chaos

Did you go as nuts watching Japan as these Irish fans in Cardiff?

Sep 22nd 2015, 4:41 PM 8,330 Views 25 Comments

Rugby World Cup Fan Zones are just amazing craic.

# cardiff - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Ireland will 'pay a huge amount of respect' to Canada's Jamie Cudmore
# Enforcer
From The42
# Enforcer

Ireland will 'pay a huge amount of respect' to Canada's Jamie Cudmore

Sep 15th 2015, 2:31 PM 7,841 Views 12 Comments

Peter O’Mahony says Ireland have looked at the Canada second row in depth.

# cardiff - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Leinster expect Marty Moore back playing four weeks after foot surgery
# Baby Calf
From The42
# Baby Calf

Leinster expect Marty Moore back playing four weeks after foot surgery

Sep 8th 2015, 6:01 PM 4,155 Views 1 Comment

It had been feared that the international tighthead would miss two months.

# cardiff - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Ireland to test 'new combinations' for World Cup warm-up in Wales
# New Combinations
From The42
# New Combinations

Ireland to test 'new combinations' for World Cup warm-up in Wales

Aug 4th 2015, 3:33 PM 9,669 Views 19 Comments

Forwards coach Simon Easterby says some of the XV ‘won’t have been tested at this level before’.

# cardiff - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

The body of a baby boy has been found in a river in Wales
# Tragic
# Tragic

The body of a baby boy has been found in a river in Wales

Jun 24th 2015, 8:36 AM 20,769 Views 16 Comments

The body was recovered from the River Taff, near Cardiff, yesterday evening.

# cardiff - Monday 11 May, 2015

How did nobody see this coming? 'Sexist' posters removed from back of Cardiff bus
# Everyday Sexism
From The Daily Edge
# Everyday Sexism

How did nobody see this coming? 'Sexist' posters removed from back of Cardiff bus

May 11th 2015, 1:38 PM 5,189 Views 0 Comments

“Ride me all day for £3″.

# cardiff - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Scarlets pull clear of Connacht in race for Champions Cup qualification
# Joy Of 6
From The42
# Joy Of 6

Scarlets pull clear of Connacht in race for Champions Cup qualification

May 10th 2015, 6:07 PM 7,262 Views 13 Comments

Rhys Priestland kicked 11 points on his last home appearance for Scarlets.

# cardiff - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Mils Muliaina arrested at Kingsholm Stadium after Connacht defeat to Gloucester
# Arrest
From The42
# Arrest

Mils Muliaina arrested at Kingsholm Stadium after Connacht defeat to Gloucester

Apr 4th 2015, 12:58 AM 50,851 Views 0 Comments

Speaking to The42, a spokesperson for the Gloucestershire police department confirmed an arrest had been made.

# cardiff - Friday 20 March, 2015

Here's what needs to happen to bring the Six Nations title back to Ireland
# Permutations
From The42
# Permutations

Here's what needs to happen to bring the Six Nations title back to Ireland

Mar 20th 2015, 8:12 AM 35,273 Views 42 Comments

It’s tight at the top.

# cardiff - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Analysis: Ireland get taste of own medicine in early stages against Wales
# Kick And Chase
From The42
# Kick And Chase

Analysis: Ireland get taste of own medicine in early stages against Wales

Mar 17th 2015, 12:00 PM 14,539 Views 16 Comments

Warren Gatland’s men dominated the early aerial exchanges at the Millennium Stadium.

# cardiff - Monday 16 March, 2015

'I was close' - Ireland's Bowe agonisingly short of crucial try against Wales From The42

'I was close' - Ireland's Bowe agonisingly short of crucial try against Wales

Mar 16th 2015, 11:15 AM 9,280 Views 9 Comments

The right wing was halted within a metre of the Wales line in the second half.

Schmidt pushes Ireland to look towards Scotland after defeat in Wales
# Moving On
From The42
# Moving On

Schmidt pushes Ireland to look towards Scotland after defeat in Wales

Mar 16th 2015, 7:00 AM 6,250 Views 20 Comments

Eoin Reddan says the Ireland head coach told his players ‘not to dwell on’ their loss.

# cardiff - Sunday 15 March, 2015

O'Connell keen to move past Cardiff disappointment before Scotland showdown
# Poc
From The42
# Poc

O'Connell keen to move past Cardiff disappointment before Scotland showdown

Mar 15th 2015, 8:32 PM 9,455 Views 27 Comments

The Ireland captain says ‘it’s up to individuals to lift themselves’ after defeat in Wales.

# cardiff - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Ireland have 'no gripes' with Wayne Barnes after Wales defeat
# OFFICIAL
From The42
# OFFICIAL

Ireland have 'no gripes' with Wayne Barnes after Wales defeat

Mar 14th 2015, 7:23 PM 18,136 Views 34 Comments

Joe Schmidt said his side have to take responsibility for ‘what happens in our ruck’.

O'Connell left looking towards Scotland after giving 'a leg up' to Wales
# Chin Up
From The42
# Chin Up

O'Connell left looking towards Scotland after giving 'a leg up' to Wales

Mar 14th 2015, 5:40 PM 6,918 Views 2 Comments

The centurion and captain bemoaned the early glut of penalties conceded as a crucial part of Ireland’s loss.

'We've only got ourselves to blame' -- Joe Schmidt
# Slammed
From The42
# Slammed

'We've only got ourselves to blame' -- Joe Schmidt

Mar 14th 2015, 5:04 PM 9,747 Views 67 Comments

The Kiwi lamented the loss of the aerial battle as Wales shaded all the fine margins in Cardiff.

Here's how we rated Ireland in the heart-stopping defeat to Wales
# Out Of 10
From The42
# Out Of 10

Here's how we rated Ireland in the heart-stopping defeat to Wales

Mar 14th 2015, 4:36 PM 16,725 Views 69 Comments

Ireland trailed 12 – 0 in Cardiff and couldn’t reel Wales in during an intense contest.

As it happened: Wales v Ireland, Six Nations From The42
Live Mar 14th 2015, 3:30 PM

As it happened: Wales v Ireland, Six Nations

'Good touch for a big man' was made for this Cian Healy showboat
# Skillz
From The42
# Skillz

'Good touch for a big man' was made for this Cian Healy showboat

Mar 14th 2015, 2:31 PM 7,115 Views 3 Comments

Outrageous stuff from the prop.

George Hook clearly isn't a fan of Schmidt's penchant for stats judging by this analogy
# Soundbite
From The42
# Soundbite

George Hook clearly isn't a fan of Schmidt's penchant for stats judging by this analogy

Mar 14th 2015, 2:22 PM 8,004 Views 12 Comments

For entertainment alone, we’ll miss him when he retires.

# cardiff - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Ireland prefer to leave Millennium Stadium roof open, but will bide time before decision
# Open Debate
From The42
# Open Debate

Ireland prefer to leave Millennium Stadium roof open, but will bide time before decision

Mar 10th 2015, 8:48 AM 5,922 Views 6 Comments

Unless there’s a deluge, it’ll likely be open on Saturday.

# cardiff - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Muliaina back as Connacht make just three changes on five-day turnaround
# Starting XV
From The42
# Starting XV

Muliaina back as Connacht make just three changes on five-day turnaround

Mar 5th 2015, 8:26 PM 4,522 Views 9 Comments

The Westerners are off to Cardiff for another crucial test of their top six credentials.

# cardiff - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Ravel Morrison: The sad, sorry tale of a wasted talent
# Tired Cliché
From The42
# Tired Cliché

Ravel Morrison: The sad, sorry tale of a wasted talent

Jan 13th 2015, 3:55 PM 13,740 Views 11 Comments

The West Ham midfielder has ventured down a well-trodden path and lost his way.

# cardiff - Saturday 10 January, 2015

There were a few hairy moments on Leinster's redirected flight to Bristol last night
# Turbulence
From The42
# Turbulence

There were a few hairy moments on Leinster's redirected flight to Bristol last night

Jan 10th 2015, 10:50 AM 13,529 Views 5 Comments

After two failed landings as result of the bad weather, Ben Te’o and a number of players were left a little shaken.

# cardiff - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

'We need to start getting tries' - McFadden wants Leinster backline to fire
# Try Time
From The42
# Try Time

'We need to start getting tries' - McFadden wants Leinster backline to fire

Jan 7th 2015, 6:00 AM 2,943 Views 6 Comments

The 28-year-old wing is relieved to be back from injury as the Champions Cup looms.

# cardiff - Monday 5 January, 2015

Heaslip injury relief for Leinster as Marty Moore gets set for comeback
# Unbreakable
From The42
# Unbreakable

Heaslip injury relief for Leinster as Marty Moore gets set for comeback

Jan 5th 2015, 2:01 PM 8,296 Views 14 Comments

The Leinster captain was forced off in the first half against Ulster last weekend.