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#James O'Connor

# james-oconnor - This year 2022

Kilkenny and Cork senior club winning boss set to take over Waterford minor hurlers
# James O'Connor
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# James O'Connor

Kilkenny and Cork senior club winning boss set to take over Waterford minor hurlers

Oct 14th 2022, 7:15 PM 11,908 Views 2 Comments

James O’Connor has had huge success on the club scene.

Reds end Brumbies win streak, Crusaders keep up pressure
# Super Rugby Pacific
From The42
# Super Rugby Pacific

Reds end Brumbies win streak, Crusaders keep up pressure

Apr 3rd 2022, 12:10 PM 3,875 Views 0 Comments

The Reds’ convincing 21-7 win in Brisbane drew them level with the Brumbies at the top of the 12-team table.

Ballyhale boss: 'When that ball cut inside in the goal, I was just heartbroken'
# James O'Connor
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# James O'Connor

Ballyhale boss: 'When that ball cut inside in the goal, I was just heartbroken'

Feb 13th 2022, 7:30 AM 11,757 Views 3 Comments

The Kilkenny champions were denied All-Ireland glory in dramatic fashion yesterday.

# james-oconnor - Last year 2021

'If you poke the bear enough eventually it will wake' - the fright that sparked Ballyhale to life
# Flying Form
From The42
# Flying Form

'If you poke the bear enough eventually it will wake' - the fright that sparked Ballyhale to life

Dec 20th 2021, 7:05 AM 5,669 Views 2 Comments

Ballyhale Shamrocks almost lost the semi-final, but easily dispatched Clough-Ballacolla in yesterday’s Leinster final.

Ashman's debut try helps Scotland edge Australia
# Joy
From The42
# Joy

Ashman's debut try helps Scotland edge Australia

Nov 7th 2021, 5:16 PM 8,357 Views 6 Comments

They ended the Wallabies’ five-match winning streak.

Fianna Fáil TD 'happy' with Taoiseach's commitments over Cork roads and won't be quitting the party
# Fota Finish
# Fota Finish

Fianna Fáil TD 'happy' with Taoiseach's commitments over Cork roads and won't be quitting the party

Oct 8th 2021, 10:50 AM 21,232 Views 62 Comments

James O’Connor says he was “serious” about his threat to quit Fianna Fáil.

Cork TD threatens to quit Fianna Fáil claiming he was 'lied to' over NDP road plans
# Fota Finish
# Fota Finish

Cork TD threatens to quit Fianna Fáil claiming he was 'lied to' over NDP road plans

Updated Oct 6th 2021, 3:21 PM 43,997 Views 50 Comments

James O’Connor has told local radio that “if commitments made to me are not fulfilled” he will consider leaving the party.

Last-gasp O'Connor try sees Reds beat Brumbies in Super Rugby AU final
# Left It Late
From The42
# Left It Late

Last-gasp O'Connor try sees Reds beat Brumbies in Super Rugby AU final

May 8th 2021, 2:03 PM 5,862 Views 4 Comments

A bumper 42,000-strong crowd packed in for a pulsating game at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium.

# james-oconnor - All time

Reds hammer the Force as James O'Connor sets new milestone
# Highlights
From The42
# Highlights

Reds hammer the Force as James O'Connor sets new milestone

Aug 21st 2020, 12:52 PM 7,898 Views 1 Comment

Brad Thorn’s side were in superb form as they went on an eight-try rampage.

Reds stun Waratahs as Super Rugby returns to Australia
# Super Rugby
From The42
# Super Rugby

Reds stun Waratahs as Super Rugby returns to Australia

Jul 3rd 2020, 3:47 PM 4,034 Views 1 Comment

Australian rugby returned with a bang today as the Queensland Reds pipped the NSW Waratahs 32-26.

Meet the youngest member of the new Dáil: 22-year-old student James O'Connor
# Fresh Faced
# Fresh Faced

Meet the youngest member of the new Dáil: 22-year-old student James O'Connor

Feb 11th 2020, 8:30 PM 74,266 Views 52 Comments

The Fianna Fáil TD, elected in Cork East, is the youngest member of the 33rd Dáil.

Dubliner James O'Connor sacked as Orlando City manager
# Major League Soccer
From The42
# Major League Soccer

Dubliner James O'Connor sacked as Orlando City manager

Oct 7th 2019, 5:58 PM 9,167 Views 5 Comments

The 40-year-old had been in charge of the MLS side since June 2018.

Ex-Ulster man Lealiifano returns to Wallabies team for first time since 2016
# Comeback
From The42
# Comeback

Ex-Ulster man Lealiifano returns to Wallabies team for first time since 2016

Jul 25th 2019, 8:34 AM 4,515 Views 8 Comments

James O’Connor is also set for his first appearance in 2,142 days.

'Tuesday nights, James was always out' - Genia backs newly mature O'Connor to shine for Wallabies
# Second Chance
From The42
# Second Chance

'Tuesday nights, James was always out' - Genia backs newly mature O'Connor to shine for Wallabies

Jul 23rd 2019, 4:43 PM 8,959 Views 1 Comment

Will Genia believes James O’Connor will grasp his chance if a six-year Wallabies exile comes to an end when Australia face Argentina.

James O'Connor wanted behavioural clauses in Rugby Australia deal
# Prodigal Son
From The42
# Prodigal Son

James O'Connor wanted behavioural clauses in Rugby Australia deal

Jul 17th 2019, 10:04 PM 22,774 Views 11 Comments

The 29-year-old is set for a first Wallabies appearance in six years.

O'Connor edges closer to stunning Wallabies return after Reds move
# Red Alert
From The42
# Red Alert

O'Connor edges closer to stunning Wallabies return after Reds move

Jul 16th 2019, 10:01 AM 8,642 Views 8 Comments

The utility back was released by Sale Sharks earlier this month as he bids to play in the World Cup.

Australia's prodigal son on the verge of a sensational return
# Comeback
From The42
# Comeback

Australia's prodigal son on the verge of a sensational return

Jul 9th 2019, 9:34 AM 12,914 Views 4 Comments

James O’Connor could join Michael Cheika’s World Cup squad six years after a string of off-field incidents saw him exiled.

Sale grant Wallaby O'Connor early release to pursue World Cup ambitions
# Heading Home
From The42
# Heading Home

Sale grant Wallaby O'Connor early release to pursue World Cup ambitions

Jul 2nd 2019, 6:52 PM 12,601 Views 8 Comments

O’Connor is reportedly set to join Queensland Reds as be becomes available for international selection again.

Highly-rated manager James O'Connor heads the Irish interest as new MLS season boasts exciting arrivals
# Ready To Roll
From The42
# Ready To Roll

Highly-rated manager James O'Connor heads the Irish interest as new MLS season boasts exciting arrivals

Feb 28th 2019, 8:35 AM 7,363 Views 1 Comment

24 teams will battle it out this term and there’s a multitude of talking points.

The ex-Irish underage international who is building quite a coaching reputation in the US
# Faraway Hills
From The42
# Faraway Hills

The ex-Irish underage international who is building quite a coaching reputation in the US

Nov 14th 2017, 6:21 PM 11,595 Views 2 Comments

James O’Connor has brought a USL championship to Louisville City in just his third season in charge.

'I think I'd be working in some factory or on a building site if I was still back home'
# American Dream
From The42
# American Dream

'I think I'd be working in some factory or on a building site if I was still back home'

Nov 4th 2017, 10:00 AM 32,296 Views 22 Comments

Dubliner Niall McCabe always wanted to be a professional footballer. It took him a while but he got there in the end, just in a different way.

Sale bring in Australian back O'Connor as marquee signing on three-year deal
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

Sale bring in Australian back O'Connor as marquee signing on three-year deal

Jun 20th 2017, 10:54 AM 7,721 Views 6 Comments

The 27-year-old is returning to the Premiership.

Man accused of abducting, and stealing savings from, his own elderly father granted bail
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man accused of abducting, and stealing savings from, his own elderly father granted bail

Jun 13th 2017, 8:34 PM 18,051 Views 0 Comments

Accused James O’Connor is charged with abduction and is also alleged to have stolen over €8,000 of his father’s pension and credit union savings.

'There's a good lad in there': Cheika hopes James O'Connor will get help after cocaine arrest
# Golden Boy
From The42
# Golden Boy

'There's a good lad in there': Cheika hopes James O'Connor will get help after cocaine arrest

Mar 1st 2017, 9:20 AM 7,078 Views 3 Comments

The Wallabies boss suggests that the talented back should put rugby aside to sort his personal issues out.

Toulon president suggests French rugby has a cocaine problem
# Recreational Use
From The42
# Recreational Use

Toulon president suggests French rugby has a cocaine problem

Feb 28th 2017, 10:38 AM 12,480 Views 20 Comments

Mourad Boudjellal has voiced his concerns after James O’Connor and Ali Williams were arrested in possession of the drug over the weekend.

Wallaby O'Connor and ex-All Black Williams arrested for cocaine possession
# Busted
From The42
# Busted

Wallaby O'Connor and ex-All Black Williams arrested for cocaine possession

Feb 25th 2017, 11:20 AM 18,604 Views 29 Comments

Williams and O’Connor were arrested in Paris last night.

O'Connor denies heart-attack rumours, set for two-week absence
# Scare
From The42
# Scare

O'Connor denies heart-attack rumours, set for two-week absence

Feb 27th 2016, 7:52 PM 7,210 Views 6 Comments

James O’Connor has insisted he did not have a heart attack after Toulon’s win at Oyonnax but will be out for two weeks.

Australian back O'Connor rushed to hospital with mystery illness
# Health Scare
From The42
# Health Scare

Australian back O'Connor rushed to hospital with mystery illness

Feb 26th 2016, 7:54 PM 12,478 Views 14 Comments

Initial reports claimed the 25-year-old had suffered a heart attack but that has not been confirmed.

James O'Connor is 'the greatest waste of Australian rugby talent'
# Choice Words
From The42
# Choice Words

James O'Connor is 'the greatest waste of Australian rugby talent'

Oct 14th 2015, 7:46 AM 18,990 Views 10 Comments

The winger cut short his Queensland Reds stay and former Wallaby Greg Martin had some choice words for him.

Australian James O'Connor has been released by the Reds for 'personal matters'
# Troubled Star
From The42
# Troubled Star

Australian James O'Connor has been released by the Reds for 'personal matters'

Oct 13th 2015, 1:20 PM 15,602 Views 8 Comments

O’Connor is expected to re-join Toulon.

The search is on for the ridiculously good-looking Kerry barman
# Find The Rogue
From The Daily Edge
# Find The Rogue

The search is on for the ridiculously good-looking Kerry barman

Jul 4th 2015, 5:12 PM 13,991 Views 3 Comments

He’s used his looks as a defence in court.

Giteau and Mitchell named in Australia squad - but there are a couple of big omissions
# Wallabies
From The42
# Wallabies

Giteau and Mitchell named in Australia squad - but there are a couple of big omissions

Jul 2nd 2015, 9:46 AM 8,141 Views 12 Comments

The Wallabies open their Rugby Championship campaign against South Africa on 18 July.

James O'Connor's absolute howler cost the Reds dearly this morning
# Nightmare
From The42
# Nightmare

James O'Connor's absolute howler cost the Reds dearly this morning

May 22nd 2015, 1:17 PM 11,400 Views 5 Comments

The Australian franchise’s season took another turn for the worse.

After playing at out-half, centre and in the back 3, rugby's most versatile man is going to specialise
# Utility Back
From The42
# Utility Back

After playing at out-half, centre and in the back 3, rugby's most versatile man is going to specialise

Jan 26th 2015, 5:09 PM 11,055 Views 7 Comments

Michael Cheika doesn’t want James O’Connor playing at 10, 12 or 13 anymore.

Springboks to face Nick Mallet-coached World XV this summer
# Dream Team
From The42
# Dream Team

Springboks to face Nick Mallet-coached World XV this summer

Apr 8th 2014, 2:38 PM 5,369 Views 26 Comments

Steffon Armitage, BJ Botha, James O’Connor, Matt Giteau and Drew Mitchell have all been confirmed to take part.

Barbarians announce star-studded cast for June encounter with England XV
# Baabaas
From The42
# Baabaas

Barbarians announce star-studded cast for June encounter with England XV

Mar 25th 2014, 11:12 AM 13,465 Views 16 Comments

The free-running invitational side have nailed down several big names for their clash at Twickenham.

Toulon sign James O'Connor on one-year deal
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

Toulon sign James O'Connor on one-year deal

Feb 6th 2014, 11:41 AM 5,027 Views 6 Comments

The versatile 23-year-old Queenslander will complete the current season with London Irish.

O'Connor tipped for Wallabies World Cup return
# Australia
From The42
# Australia

O'Connor tipped for Wallabies World Cup return

Jan 5th 2014, 3:26 PM 4,517 Views 3 Comments

London Irish coach Brian Smith expects the talented back to make a bid for RWC2015 inclusion.

James O'Connor man of the match in London Irish win
# The Difference
From The42
# The Difference

James O'Connor man of the match in London Irish win

Jan 4th 2014, 5:21 PM 8,042 Views 8 Comments

The controversial Australian star was the key man in the Premiership victory over Worcester.

James O'Connor to join Toulon - report
# Exile
From The42
# Exile

James O'Connor to join Toulon - report

Dec 22nd 2013, 1:17 PM 5,277 Views 3 Comments

The versatile Australian has agreed terms with the wealthy Top 14 club, according to one French newspaper.

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