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# Irish Rugby

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Cian Prendergast signs new long-term contract with Connacht
Australia and USA to host next men's Rugby World Cups
Fixture details confirmed for Ireland's November internationals
Greg McWilliams: 'At the end of the day, next year our goal has to be to get in the top three'
'She has nerves of steel that girl, but she didn’t doubt herself for a second'
'It is going to be, for a lot of these players, the toughest opposition they’ve played against'
Munster confirm quarter-final to be held at the Aviva Stadium due to Ed Sheeran concerts
Michael Lowry agrees new long-term contract with Ulster
Here's the state of play as reigning champions Cork Con look to extend semi-final run
Rob Baxter urges Exeter to maximise opportunities in ‘golden years’ ahead of Munster clash
'We’re stoked to be here, but we’re not here to participate. We’re here to win these games'
Ireland international John Ryan to leave Munster at end of the season
Dan McFarland: 'I'm really proud of what we've done out here'
Edel McMahon: Wasps team-mate Monaghan throws outrageous offloads 'most nights of the week'
Larmour working way back to fitness after frustrating couple of months
Amée-Leigh Murphy Crowe: Blessington 'chats', backing your gut, and Beibhinn Parsons' speed
'When I take a step back and look at it objectively that is a big shame'
Lansdowne seal semi-final spot with victory over UCC
Power of the outcast mentality: 'We always take pride in our home performances'
'We ground out the win. I think the guys should take a lot of confidence from that'
Van Graan thrilled for first signing Loughman
IRFU director of women's rugby Eddy leaves post with immediate effect
Bench impact helps Connacht to priceless comeback win over Stormers
'Him holding the Sam Maguire was alongside a picture of the Irish soccer team meeting the Pope'
Noel Reid signs for London Irish on short-term deal
Friend: Shrewd move by Farrell to release Carty back to Connacht for Scarlets trip
Galwegians book AIL Conference final spot while Old Belvedere secure first league win of 2022
Robin McBryde: France scrummaging a lot more intelligently than they have been in the past
The abandoned Five Nations and more of the week's best sportswriting
Murphy makes four changes to Ireland U20s team to play France
Munster and Ireland rugby legend Tom Kiernan dies aged 83
Munster confirm signing of Malakai Fekitoa
Rowntree: 'To get that performance, to get that result in front of the fans: we needed that'
Lindsay Peat announces retirement from international rugby
Connacht award first professional contracts to six academy players
Andrew Porter latest Irish international to be tied down to new contract
IRFU appoint Kevin Potts as new chief executive
Munster squad member in South Africa tests positive for Covid-19
Barbarians men's game against Samoa called off due to Covid cases
'It just kind of blindsided me and it took way longer than I thought'