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Friday 9 June 2023 Dublin: 11°C

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Kick-off times confirmed for all 18 rounds of fixtures in new URC season
The opening weekend sees Connacht travel to take on Ulster in Belfast on Saturday 17 September, with kick-off set for 7.35pm.
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# Venue
Pro14 final between Leinster and Munster confirmed for the RDS
The Aviva Stadium is hosting a football international on the same date.
# Details
All-Ireland minor and U20 championships fixtures released
Details relating to the Munster U20 hurling championship semi-finals and final have also been announced.
# Ladies Football
All-Ireland club finals set for Parnell Park under Saturday Night Lights, with TG4 providing live coverage
All eyes on the Dublin venue on 23 November.
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Analysis: How can Ireland go about beating the All Blacks in Tokyo?
It will be fascinating to see how Joe Schmidt’s team go about attacking Richie Mo’unga off lineouts.
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Jurgen Klopp admits he has 'changed everything' for Liverpool's Champions League final preparations
The German boss will be coaching his fourth European final.
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EPCR confirms dates and kick-off times for Munster and Leinster semi-finals
The southern province are first up against Saracens on Saturday 20 April.
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Furlong: 'Most defences are looking for two-man hits and it's very, very hard'
Tadhg Furlong takes prides in his ball-carrying and lineout involvements for Ireland.
# club ireland
FAI announce details and pricing of new long-term premium ticket scheme
Membership of Club Ireland is on sale from today.
# logistical nightmare
Two years on, Edinburgh bus debacle still a sore spot for Schmidt
‘It’s an incredibly simple route from The Balmoral to Murrayfield. How the policemen got lost will forever be a bit of a mystery for us.’
# Walkout
'It was like a personal attack that evening': Former Mayo captain gives specifics on welfare issues
Sarah Tierney spoke last night and explained her reasons for leaving Peter Leahy’s panel.
# Details
Ireland under pressure in Melbourne but Schmidt feels they aren't far off
The Wallabies will be looking to wrap up a series success at AAMI Park on Saturday.
# big picture
Sexton on Larmour: 'He backs himself... he backed himself against 10 Scarlets on the short side'
The playmaker was a touch frustrated by the precociously talented 20-year-old.
# Solid
Analysis: Rob Kearney shows why Joe Schmidt remains his number one fan
The Leinster fullback has provided important composure and solidity in Ireland’s 15 shirt.
# Details
Analysis: Ireland's morphed defence system and Schmidt's attacking tweaks
We took a closer look at the small factors Joe Schmidt will have focused on in Ireland’s attack.
# fyi
Uefa confirm the Nations League will impact on Euro 2020 qualifying
It was also explained that the new competition will replace “most friendlies”.
# Details
EPCR confirm dates for Munster and Leinster's Champions Cup semi-finals
Munster play Saracens on Saturday 22 April, with Leinster facing Clermont the following day.
# Allegations
FA to investigate child sex abuse allegations up to 2005
Clive Sheldon QC has been appointed to replace Kate Gallafent in leading the investigation.
# fyi
Here are all the details for the All-Ireland senior football final replay
It’s also the first time the climactic game has ended in a draw in 16 years.
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Analysis: Connacht not pushing panic buttons after poor Pro12 start
Pat Lam’s men need to fix their breakdown, stop slipping tackles and take confidence in attack.
# Details
Man City players reveal fascinating insight into new era under Pep Guardiola
The Catalan has implemented some dietary and logistical changes.
# fyi
GAA reveal Christy Ring changes, new minor format and plans for the mark
The redevelopment of Ruislip and where London will play their matches next year was also discussed.
# Details
Sunderland release hard-hitting statement regarding Adam Johnson but big questions remain
It was alleged in court that CEO Margaret Byrne was aware the midfielder had kissed a 15-year-old girl and knew she was underage at the time.
# Details
Here's all you need to know to watch UFC Dublin live this evening
The action at the 3Arena begins at 6.15pm.
# fyi
Here are the details of the All-Ireland champions' parade on O'Connell St tonight
Side streets in the vicinity will closed from 6pm this evening.
# we go again
Dublin v Mayo replay details revealed
The sides will meet again next Saturday.
# Funeral
Funeral arrangements for the late, great Bill O'Herlihy have been announced
The broadcasting legend passed away in his sleep yesterday morning.
# Data
You'll need to hand over your PPS number if you want the water grant
But the Department will be securely storing the details.
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Analysis: Conor Murray's score the epitome of a Joe Schmidt team try
Using GIFs, screenshots and videos, we pick apart the first try of Ireland’s Six Nations title defence.
# roman invasion
Letter from Rome: Schmidt's demands liberate Ireland to succeed
Our man in Italy reports back on an Ireland squad that appears at ease with the head coach’s intensity.
# muscling in
YouTube will have another rival soon as Twitter's video plans take shape
While it’s expected to launch in the first half of this year, an FAQ about Twitter’s video service is already up.
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Analysis: Schmidt's players making life easier for their teammates
We break down the important supporting contributions for five of the Irish tries against Georgia.
# Data Breach
Laptop containing children's personal details stolen from car of HSE staff member
The laptop contained the age groups, schools, addresses and phone numbers of a number of children.
# Data Breach
New scandal: 10 Irish Water customers had their bank details sent to their landlords
“It’s an absolute shambles,” one affected customer said, after waiting on the phone for an hour to speak to Irish Water’s customer care team.
# Horses
Here's what's being done about people abandoning 'useless' foals
The DSPCA has started a trial where it will castrate a stallion and implant a microchip for €100.
# Details
Foley feels fine margins cost Munster in home defeat to Ospreys
The southern province’s head coach was annoyed that his side played the game in the wrong areas of the field.
# In form
Analysis: Ben Smith's extra detail distinguishes his fullback play
The Highlanders player once again showed an intelligent skill to buy his side time at the breakdown.
# the fass
11 essential gifs of Michael Fassbender's new modelling shoot
Ireland’s own.
# Online Security
1 in 5 US internet users have had bank account details and personal data stolen - survey
It shows a sharp increase since the last survey in 2013.
# Details
Six Nations champions Ireland confirm November Test schedule
Joe Schmidt’s side will face South Africa and Georgia before finishing against Australia.