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Saturday 2 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Home front

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Ex-Chief Hayes blazing a trail for Shannon in his own December back-to-backs
Tom Hayes, who played such a key role in bringing Exeter to the top tier of English rugby, has guided Shannon to a Christmas number 1 slot in the Ulster Bank League.
Andrew Trimble will become Ulster's most capped player when the Pro12 returns tonight
The winger will surpass Paddy Wallace’s mark of 189 appearances for his province.
Opinion: Mario Balotelli and other foreign players deserve more respect
It’s one rule for Scott Parker, Rio Ferdinand and the rest of the Premier League’s English stars. And one rule for everyone else.
Five things to look out for in the League of Ireland this weekend...
There’s a mouth-watering clash in the Premier Division while Louth is split down the middle for a fascinating local derby.