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Tuesday 3 October 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Magnificent 7

Last year
Leinster in seventh heaven after completing demolition job
Leinster defeated Scarlets 35-5 in the URC tonight to make it seven wins out of seven this season.
All time
Tottenham have it easy despite dubious penalty given against Doherty
Harry Kane helped himself to a hat-trick in a 7-2 win for Jose Mourinho’s side against Maccabi Haifa.
'Exceptional' Connors a key selection as Leinster bid to unseat Saracens
Dropping an established international like Josh van der Flier is testament to Leinster’s depth and their ability to use it.
Hard-hitting Will Connors ready for 'that next step'
The Kildare openside has yet to feature in Europe for Leinster, but has already caught they eye of Andy Farrell.
Italy trounce Canada to make it back-to-back World Cup bonus-point wins
Conor O’Shea’s side ran in seven tries but the performance in Fukuoka was by no means perfect.
Sean O'Brien and his 'contagious confidence' back to boost Ireland
O’Brien’s stubborn streak was key in his return to fitness, says Joe Schmidt.
Relentless Van der Flier forever chasing sky high standards
The Wicklow man is a natural fit in Ireland’s back row, so it’s easy to forget he is still encountering firsts aplenty in his career.
Liverpool's undefeated run ended by 3 late Bournemouth goals
The home side came from 3-1 down to win thanks to an injury-time goal from Nathan Ake.
Holders Chile make big statement by putting 7 past Mexico in Copa America quarter-final
Hoffenheim’s Eduardo Vargas netted four times.
Filmmakers followed Richie McCaw for last year of his career and the finished product looks incredible
‘I was on a mission.’
Sean O'Brien: 'I'm not going to go out like Tarzan and run around like a headless chicken'
Ireland’s powerful openside is patiently following the road to recovery, so probably won’t be travelling to Rome for the Six Nations opener.
7 ways to live your life like Sean O'Brien
The Tullow Tank is 27 today and there’s a whole lot we can learn from him.
The Magnificent 7: St. Stephen’s Day crackers
From eight goal thrillers, to on-field team talks, football has served up a feast of fascinating St. Stephen’s Day encounters.
Magnificent 7: North London derbies
Featuring all the drama, goals and controversial incidents you’ve come to expect of this fixture.
Heineken Cup: Winning ugly is a thing of beauty for unbeaten Ulster
The wins just keep on coming for Mark Anscombe’s men and the Dragons are next to be slayed.
Breakthrough: Seadna Morey awarded after Clare's under-21 success
The Banner’s inspirational half back has been announced as Bord Gais’ breakthrough talent of 2012.
The Magnificent 7: trash-talking sport stars
Anna Kournikova, Kevin Keegan and Glenn McGrath all feature in this week’s hostility-fueled column