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#Decider

# decider - Friday 5 March, 2021

Van Graan's Munster seal Pro14 final spot after edging past Connacht
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Van Graan's Munster seal Pro14 final spot after edging past Connacht

Mar 5th 2021, 9:21 PM 35,283 Views 174 Comments

The southern province will have a chance to end their 10-year trophy drought later this month.

# decider - Sunday 8 November, 2020

Cork and Peamount advance to FAI Cup final
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Cork and Peamount advance to FAI Cup final

Nov 8th 2020, 6:04 PM 5,472 Views 1 Comment

Saoirse Noonan followed up yesterday’s heroics for Cork’s Gaelic footballers with both goals in victory over Treaty United.

# decider - Sunday 1 November, 2020

The master vs the rookie: Cody and O'Neill set for intriguing Leinster final showdown
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The master vs the rookie: Cody and O'Neill set for intriguing Leinster final showdown

Nov 1st 2020, 8:00 AM 28,111 Views 3 Comments

Kilkenny and Galway will meet in this year’s Leinster SHC final.

# decider - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Brad Thorn's Reds come up short as Brumbies claim Super Rugby AU title
# Champions
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# Champions

Brad Thorn's Reds come up short as Brumbies claim Super Rugby AU title

Sep 19th 2020, 12:44 PM 5,076 Views 2 Comments

Promising out-half Noah Lolesio scored 13 points for Dan McKellar’s side.

# decider - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Green light for the Pro14 final as Leinster and Ulster tests show all-clear
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Green light for the Pro14 final as Leinster and Ulster tests show all-clear

Sep 9th 2020, 3:19 PM 6,864 Views 2 Comments

There were zero positive results in the latest round of PCR testing.

# decider - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Returning Ryan adds quality as Leinster weigh up changes for Pro14 final
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# Leader

Returning Ryan adds quality as Leinster weigh up changes for Pro14 final

Sep 8th 2020, 1:00 AM 7,000 Views 18 Comments

The 24-year-old second row has fully recovered from his shoulder injury.

# decider - Friday 17 July, 2020

History makers! Westmeath side celebrate first Leinster senior A schools football title
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History makers! Westmeath side celebrate first Leinster senior A schools football title

Jul 17th 2020, 6:16 PM 12,331 Views 2 Comments

St Joseph’s Rochfortbridge defeated Naas CBS.

# decider - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Gatland wants the Lions to face the All Blacks before South Africa tour
# Bright Idea
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# Bright Idea

Gatland wants the Lions to face the All Blacks before South Africa tour

Apr 8th 2020, 8:40 AM 7,854 Views 6 Comments

The former Wales boss will be head coach on a third Lions tour next year.

# decider - Friday 6 March, 2020

Galway and Roscommon unveil teams for Connacht U20 decider
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Galway and Roscommon unveil teams for Connacht U20 decider

Mar 6th 2020, 3:59 PM 6,201 Views 0 Comments

The Tribesmen are hoping to retain their crown.

# decider - Monday 7 October, 2019

Ireland to go 'fully in' with XV selection as Samoa clash sure to go ahead
# Typhoon
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# Typhoon

Ireland to go 'fully in' with XV selection as Samoa clash sure to go ahead

Oct 7th 2019, 5:00 PM 56,355 Views 50 Comments

World Rugby is intent on the fixture taking place this weekend.

# decider - Sunday 23 June, 2019

Mayo and Galway must do it again after rip-roaring Castlebar encounter
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Mayo and Galway must do it again after rip-roaring Castlebar encounter

Jun 23rd 2019, 11:12 PM 7,050 Views 3 Comments

They’ll meet again on 7 July.

# decider - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Leinster have chance to finish with a bang in Glasgow's Celtic Park
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# Preview

Leinster have chance to finish with a bang in Glasgow's Celtic Park

May 25th 2019, 7:45 AM 5,226 Views 23 Comments

Dave Rennie’s side should prove a difficult proposition on home soil.

# decider - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Leinster's fifth star? Saracens' third title? A nail-biter awaits in Newcastle
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Leinster's fifth star? Saracens' third title? A nail-biter awaits in Newcastle

May 11th 2019, 7:45 AM 7,497 Views 27 Comments

The Heineken Champions Cup finalists are extremely evenly-matched.

# decider - Friday 10 May, 2019

Clermont crowned Challenge Cup champions after one-sided final victory
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Clermont crowned Challenge Cup champions after one-sided final victory

May 10th 2019, 10:27 PM 13,666 Views 14 Comments

They had 20 points to spare over Top 14 rivals La Rochelle on Friday night.

# decider - Sunday 5 May, 2019

Noonan goal powers Cork past Galway to 12th Division 1 title
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Noonan goal powers Cork past Galway to 12th Division 1 title

May 5th 2019, 6:22 PM 6,024 Views 3 Comments

The beaten TG4 All-Ireland finalists rounded off the league campaign in style.

# decider - Friday 3 May, 2019

Cork and Galway name starting XVs for Division 1 league decider
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Cork and Galway name starting XVs for Division 1 league decider

May 3rd 2019, 10:28 AM 4,474 Views 0 Comments

Throw-in at Parnell Park is at 4pm on Sunday.

# decider - Friday 26 April, 2019

Dominant UL Bohs seek title number 14 against first-timers Railway
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Dominant UL Bohs seek title number 14 against first-timers Railway

Apr 26th 2019, 7:20 AM 2,852 Views 0 Comments

Munster back row Jack O’Donoghue helped the Limerick club while he was out injured.

# decider - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Leinster drive for five but Saracens have score to settle in Newcastle
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Leinster drive for five but Saracens have score to settle in Newcastle

Apr 23rd 2019, 11:50 AM 23,531 Views 54 Comments

Leo Cullen praised James Lowe but said there is still a decision to make with his ‘non-European players’.

# decider - Friday 19 April, 2019

Big guns return for Garryowen as Armagh bid for first Bateman Cup triumph
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Big guns return for Garryowen as Armagh bid for first Bateman Cup triumph

Apr 19th 2019, 5:36 PM 5,999 Views 0 Comments

Division 1B outfit Armagh could become the first Ulster side since Ballynahinch in 2009 to claim the national trophy.

# decider - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Three-in-a-row chasers UL Bohs and Railway Union to meet in AIL final
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Three-in-a-row chasers UL Bohs and Railway Union to meet in AIL final

Apr 13th 2019, 9:36 PM 3,359 Views 0 Comments

Railway Union saw off Old Belvedere this evening, after the defending champions got the better of Blackrock.

# decider - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Murphy masterclass helps Donegal to Division 2 glory after comeback win over Meath
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Murphy masterclass helps Donegal to Division 2 glory after comeback win over Meath

Mar 30th 2019, 6:45 PM 29,724 Views 22 Comments

23,644 supporters watched Donegal enjoy a two-point victory over the Royals.

# decider - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Wales retain hope of having Liam Williams at fullback for clash with Ireland
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Wales retain hope of having Liam Williams at fullback for clash with Ireland

Mar 12th 2019, 3:19 PM 5,131 Views 2 Comments

The fullback was forced off with a shoulder injury against Scotland and has yet to take a full part in training.

# decider - Friday 14 September, 2018

Leinster trust in defence for clash with Munster and their 10/12 playmaking duo
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Leinster trust in defence for clash with Munster and their 10/12 playmaking duo

Sep 14th 2018, 9:02 AM 3,747 Views 1 Comment

The Women’s Inter-provincial Series goes down to the wire in Donnybrook tomorrow night.

# decider - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Leinster and Munster set up thrilling inter-pro decider in Donnybrook
# Finale
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# Finale

Leinster and Munster set up thrilling inter-pro decider in Donnybrook

Sep 9th 2018, 10:21 PM 5,021 Views 1 Comment

Leinster have yet to concede a point in this year’s championship.

# decider - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Keeper saves penalty with last puck as Lixnaw crowned Kerry hurling champions
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Keeper saves penalty with last puck as Lixnaw crowned Kerry hurling champions

Aug 26th 2018, 5:33 PM 12,500 Views 9 Comments

Martin Stackpoole proved the hero for Lixnaw.

# decider - Thursday 21 June, 2018

Schmidt without injured quartet but backs O'Mahony to deliver in seven shirt
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Schmidt without injured quartet but backs O'Mahony to deliver in seven shirt

Jun 21st 2018, 6:56 AM 21,558 Views 45 Comments

The Ireland head coach is missing Garry Ringrose, Dan Leavy, Andrew Conway and Iain Henderson.

# decider - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Dramatic Belvo win sets up All-Ireland league final against UL Bohs
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Dramatic Belvo win sets up All-Ireland league final against UL Bohs

Apr 2nd 2017, 7:18 PM 6,006 Views 0 Comments

Jackie Shiels scored all the points in a victory over Railway Union, while Bohs beat Galwegians well.

# decider - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Limerick's John the Baptist crowned All-Ireland schools hurling champions in Thurles
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Limerick's John the Baptist crowned All-Ireland schools hurling champions in Thurles

Mar 25th 2017, 4:41 PM 7,404 Views 1 Comment

The Hospital-based school comfortably saw off their Belfast counterparts.

# decider - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Castleknock give a brave display but Quinn and Connolly lead St Vincent's to glory
# Kingpins
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# Kingpins

Castleknock give a brave display but Quinn and Connolly lead St Vincent's to glory

Nov 5th 2016, 4:22 PM 25,123 Views 26 Comments

St Vincent’s lost Ger Brennan to a 45th minute red card but saw off Castleknock to claim their 28th Dublin SFC title.

# decider - Friday 19 August, 2016

Dublin's Aviva Stadium set to host the 2017 Pro12 final
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Dublin's Aviva Stadium set to host the 2017 Pro12 final

Aug 19th 2016, 1:59 PM 6,665 Views 18 Comments

This season’s denouement looks likely to take place on Irish soil.

# decider - Saturday 25 June, 2016

'We play a smart, tactical game' - Best's Ireland not buying Bok barbs
# All On The Line
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# All On The Line

'We play a smart, tactical game' - Best's Ireland not buying Bok barbs

Jun 25th 2016, 6:00 AM 4,400 Views 5 Comments

The retirement of Eoin Reddan is an additional motivation for Joe Schmidt’s men.

# decider - Friday 24 June, 2016

Schmidt focuses Irish minds for physical series finale in South Africa
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Schmidt focuses Irish minds for physical series finale in South Africa

Jun 24th 2016, 6:00 AM 3,374 Views 2 Comments

The Ireland head coach says poor lineout ball didn’t allow Ireland to attack expansively.

# decider - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Lam heeds '91 Samoan lesson as Connacht prepare for first-ever final
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# Motivation

Lam heeds '91 Samoan lesson as Connacht prepare for first-ever final

May 24th 2016, 2:25 PM 8,941 Views 4 Comments

‘We have to go about our business as normal as possible.’

# decider - Friday 13 May, 2016

Szarzewski back as Racing target first Champions Cup title against Sarries
# Team News
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# Team News

Szarzewski back as Racing target first Champions Cup title against Sarries

May 13th 2016, 12:48 PM 7,650 Views 9 Comments

Mark McCall has gone for the same XV that beat Wasps in the semi-finals.

# decider - Sunday 8 May, 2016

As it happened: Clare v Waterford, hurling league final replay
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As it happened: Clare v Waterford, hurling league final replay

May 8th 2016, 2:58 PM 42,519 Views 36 Comments

These Munster rivals clashed for the second time in the space of a week.

# decider - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Fitzgerald preparing to deliver 'devastating' news to unnamed Clare player
# Davy
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# Davy

Fitzgerald preparing to deliver 'devastating' news to unnamed Clare player

Apr 27th 2016, 7:15 AM 18,279 Views 10 Comments

The Banner boss refused to name the player who was concussed in the win over the Cats.

# decider - Sunday 22 November, 2015

As it happened: Ballygunner v Na Piarsaigh, Munster SHC final
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As it happened: Ballygunner v Na Piarsaigh, Munster SHC final

Nov 22nd 2015, 1:19 PM 14,092 Views 0 Comments

We’re going minute by minute from Semple Stadium.

# decider - Saturday 31 October, 2015

New senior hurling champions crowned in Dublin as 21-year wait ends
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New senior hurling champions crowned in Dublin as 21-year wait ends

Oct 31st 2015, 4:25 PM 13,414 Views 3 Comments

Cuala took on St Jude’s in today’s final.

# decider - Monday 1 June, 2015

‘We had to win our way,’ but Glasgow took lessons from Irish sides along the way
# Pride Of Scotland
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# Pride Of Scotland

‘We had to win our way,’ but Glasgow took lessons from Irish sides along the way

Jun 1st 2015, 7:30 PM 6,547 Views 12 Comments

‘I remember coming to places like this and we weren’t just second best, we were second best by a long way.’

# decider - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Schmidt stays grounded as potential Six Nations decider against England looms
# The Big One
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# The Big One

Schmidt stays grounded as potential Six Nations decider against England looms

Feb 15th 2015, 8:00 AM 20,488 Views 43 Comments

The Ireland head coach and Paul O’Connell warned of the quality of Stuart Lancaster’s team.

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