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# Irish Rugby

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Wales v Ireland, Rugby World Cup warm-up
'This is the great thing about where Ireland are: It's actually harder to find things that can go wrong'
Carbery included in 40-man training squad as Cooney among trio cut
Former Ireland captain Molloy announces 'sabbatical' from rugby
Spence finds green pastures in coaching after sour end to international career
Nucifora expresses delight as IRFU confirm Kearney's contract extension
A first-ever World Cup semi-final the target with Irish rugby in good health
'People need to leave their egos behind and actually say this is a competition that has a place'
Henderson a student of Best but 'not expecting' to be named new Ulster captain
Is it time to bring back the inter-pro championship?
'Munster are The Inbetweeners now... What are they trying to do?'
Roux likely to miss Connacht's season-defining Cardiff clash
Relaxed Murray nearing return to his best in Munster colours, says rival Mathewson
Addison's World Cup prospects hindered by season-ending back surgery
McGrath's Ulster switch leaves Cullen with 'mixed thoughts, depending on the day'
Ex-Ireland international Nora Stapleton appointed to lead new Women in Sport policy
Sexton out for Leinster's Champions Cup quarter-final clash with Ulster
'There are multiple relatively easy fixes' but approach must change for Ireland
'Hunted' Ireland struggling with expectation of being top dogs - Hansen
'I went into that final thinking nothing could stop us': Simon Mason on Ulster, Ireland regrets and identity
Moynihan kicks 14 points as Cork Con see past Clontarf, while Dublin University edge UCC
Cork Con take big step towards semi-final place, while Terenure get boost in relegation battle
Big win for Lansdowne, but Cork Con maintain lead atop Division 1A
The West reawakens, 'unlucky' Byrne misses out and Schmidt's 30 reserves
Uncapped Connacht trio rewarded for fine form as Schmidt names Six Nations squad
All-Ireland Cup semi-finals take centre stage this weekend
'If you're good enough, you're ready. They'll give you a chance - it's just about taking it'
Quiz: How well do you remember the Irish rugby year?
'The dream is always going to be alive. I'd always love to represent my country'
Woodward 'almost filled with despair' that England have lost Farrell to Ireland
All Blacks prop Moody to miss Ireland showdown with freak eyelid injury
CJ Stander score among four nominees for World Rugby International Try of the Year
'I didn't want to become complacent, stale or stagnant': Girvan Dempsey on leaving Leinster
'It was like I had a little Joe Schmidt on my right shoulder yelling at me': Mike Ross on his former gaffer
'A few of the lads are calling me Spike' - Rob Kearney on his speed times, unseen fullback play and more
New Ireland rugby shirts launched ahead of November series
Irish men sign off Sevens bid with impressive Challenge final win
Ireland women's 7s dump out England to book World Cup quarter-final with Black Ferns
Make it a double! Ireland complete another big weekend with second Grand Prix trophy
Samoa put one foot in Ireland's World Cup pool by snapping two-year losing streak