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#next gen

# next-gen - Saturday 30 April, 2022

From 'sh****ng it' meeting Katie Taylor as a 14-year-old to fighting on her Madison Square Garden undercard
# Next Gen
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# Next Gen

From 'sh****ng it' meeting Katie Taylor as a 14-year-old to fighting on her Madison Square Garden undercard

Apr 30th 2022, 7:30 PM 15,512 Views 4 Comments

Australia’s Skye Nicolson, whose boxing brothers died tragically before she was born, is hellbent on carrying their legacy to new heights.

# next-gen - Sunday 19 December, 2021

Seventeen-year-old Gavi scores wonderful solo goal as youngsters spare Barca's blushes again
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

Seventeen-year-old Gavi scores wonderful solo goal as youngsters spare Barca's blushes again

Updated Dec 19th 2021, 12:22 AM 12,832 Views 1 Comment

Another teenager, Nico Gonzalez, scored a late winner as Barca earned a much-needed victory.

# next-gen - Friday 27 August, 2021

Róisin Ní Riain claims another PB to finish fifth in 400m freestyle final
# Next Gen
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# Next Gen

Róisin Ní Riain claims another PB to finish fifth in 400m freestyle final

Aug 27th 2021, 12:39 PM 1,581 Views 3 Comments

The Limerick teenager is having a memorable week in Tokyo.

# next-gen - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Predicting Ireland's first-choice XV for the 2023 Rugby World Cup
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

Predicting Ireland's first-choice XV for the 2023 Rugby World Cup

Jul 9th 2020, 4:07 PM 19,154 Views 46 Comments

Bernard Jackman, Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey had several different visions as they gazed into the future.

# next-gen - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Cork Con's Crowley starts at 10 as Ireland U20s begin Grand Slam defence
# Next Gen
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# Next Gen

Cork Con's Crowley starts at 10 as Ireland U20s begin Grand Slam defence

Jan 30th 2020, 10:05 AM 10,464 Views 26 Comments

Noel McNamara has picked five of last year’s crop to start this year’s Six Nations, all in the pack.

# next-gen - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

McNamara driving zero-talent traits to leave 'no ceiling' on latest Ireland U20 crop
# Effort
From The42
# Effort

McNamara driving zero-talent traits to leave 'no ceiling' on latest Ireland U20 crop

Jan 21st 2020, 6:00 AM 6,650 Views 4 Comments

Only seven players remain from last year’s crop, but hard work will underpin their ‘defence’ of the Six Nations title.

# next-gen - Monday 20 January, 2020

Ulster's McCann named captain as McNamara unveils 37-strong Ireland U20 squad
# 2020 20s
From The42
# 2020 20s

Ulster's McCann named captain as McNamara unveils 37-strong Ireland U20 squad

Jan 20th 2020, 1:14 PM 9,592 Views 21 Comments

Leinster prop Tom Clarkson will be vice-captain and one of seven men who helped seal a Grand Slam last year.

# next-gen - Monday 13 January, 2020

Ospreys outing is a chance for van Graan to blood Munster's promising young guns
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

Ospreys outing is a chance for van Graan to blood Munster's promising young guns

Jan 13th 2020, 7:39 PM 11,913 Views 23 Comments

The likes of Jack O’Sullivan and Shane Daly have impressed when given opportunities.

# next-gen - Saturday 14 September, 2019

16-year-old Fati stars as Barca thump Valencia without Messi
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

16-year-old Fati stars as Barca thump Valencia without Messi

Sep 14th 2019, 10:14 PM 11,557 Views 5 Comments

Albert Celades’ Valencia reign began with a 5-2 loss to Barcelona, in which Ansu Fati once again made headlines.

# next-gen - Friday 6 September, 2019

Johnny Ward: Horses do the talking for shrewd, young trainer Emmet Mullins
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

Johnny Ward: Horses do the talking for shrewd, young trainer Emmet Mullins

Sep 6th 2019, 3:27 PM 8,546 Views 2 Comments

This has been an extraordinary year for Mullins and young owner Paul Byrne.

# next-gen - Saturday 3 August, 2019

Ulster academy have their 'act together' and are ready to unleash pack mentality
# Baring Teeth
From The42
# Baring Teeth

Ulster academy have their 'act together' and are ready to unleash pack mentality

Aug 3rd 2019, 7:15 AM 9,116 Views 8 Comments

Academy manager Kieran Campbell is confident that the province’s production line will deliver consistently.

# next-gen - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Cody's brilliant goal helps DJ Carey's Kilkenny past Galway and into Leinster U20 final
# Young Guns
From The42
# Young Guns

Cody's brilliant goal helps DJ Carey's Kilkenny past Galway and into Leinster U20 final

Jul 4th 2019, 10:08 PM 29,802 Views 8 Comments

The Cats now face Wexford in a south-east derby decider.

# next-gen - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Senior-capped Beibhinn Parsons leads Ireland U18 7s at World Games
# Next Gen
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# Next Gen

Senior-capped Beibhinn Parsons leads Ireland U18 7s at World Games

Jul 3rd 2019, 3:34 PM 3,744 Views 0 Comments

This year marks the fifth edition of the multi-sport event in Paris.

# next-gen - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Stevie G's cousin helps Liverpool to FA Youth Cup victory over Man City
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

Stevie G's cousin helps Liverpool to FA Youth Cup victory over Man City

Apr 25th 2019, 10:47 PM 9,757 Views 12 Comments

Bobby Duncan struck late to level the final at 1-1 and force extra-time before the Reds won on penalties.

# next-gen - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

'It’s all downhill from here' - Joseph O'Brien on making his own way in the training game and early success
# Next Gen
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# Next Gen

'It’s all downhill from here' - Joseph O'Brien on making his own way in the training game and early success

Apr 10th 2019, 4:18 PM 5,148 Views 4 Comments

The young trainer already has a hugely impressive CV.

# next-gen - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

'This is the kid who made me leave Arsenal' - Vieira 'blames' Fabregas for Gunners exit
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

'This is the kid who made me leave Arsenal' - Vieira 'blames' Fabregas for Gunners exit

Mar 27th 2019, 2:33 PM 16,779 Views 4 Comments

The Frenchman won the Premier League as captain in 2004 but left the following season.

# next-gen - Thursday 21 March, 2019

Van Graan sees bright future for Grand Slam-winners, but won't rush them into action
# Time On Their Side
From The42
# Time On Their Side

Van Graan sees bright future for Grand Slam-winners, but won't rush them into action

Mar 21st 2019, 5:55 AM 12,108 Views 15 Comments

The head coach preached patience as he hinted last year’s U20s still lead the queue for first team honours.

# next-gen - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Try-scorer Foley the sole change for Ireland U20 after England win
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

Try-scorer Foley the sole change for Ireland U20 after England win

Feb 6th 2019, 3:31 PM 7,549 Views 18 Comments

Noel McNamara’s men go to Scotland on Friday looking to back up their brilliant opening night performance.

# next-gen - Friday 22 June, 2018

Sonia O'Sullivan's daughter to make Ireland debut at U18 European Championships
# Green Vest
From The42
# Green Vest

Sonia O'Sullivan's daughter to make Ireland debut at U18 European Championships

Jun 22nd 2018, 12:00 PM 83,007 Views 37 Comments

16-year-old Sophie will run over 800 metres in Hungary next month.

# next-gen - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Future is bright as Schmidt's Ireland look towards building on Grand Slam success
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

Future is bright as Schmidt's Ireland look towards building on Grand Slam success

Mar 18th 2018, 7:00 AM 21,793 Views 30 Comments

The Ireland boss was ‘proud of how some guys got thrown in there and survived.’

# next-gen - Friday 9 March, 2018

Jack O'Sullivan powers Ireland U20s to bonus point win over Scotland
# Big Jack
From The42
# Big Jack

Jack O'Sullivan powers Ireland U20s to bonus point win over Scotland

Mar 9th 2018, 9:08 PM 11,934 Views 11 Comments

The powerful Munster number eight ran in two of Ireland’s four tries.

# next-gen - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Munster's young players will learn a lot from heavy Glasgow defeat, insists Rassie
# Next Gen
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# Next Gen

Munster's young players will learn a lot from heavy Glasgow defeat, insists Rassie

Sep 23rd 2017, 10:31 AM 8,598 Views 22 Comments

The Reds boss left a lot of his big names at home.

# next-gen - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Bill Johnston among five academy players awarded Munster contracts
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

Bill Johnston among five academy players awarded Munster contracts

Jun 1st 2017, 11:45 AM 9,709 Views 9 Comments

Conor Oliver, Stephen Fitzgerald, Dan Goggin and Brian Scott have also been rewarded.

# next-gen - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

Tana Umaga's nephew and more players to watch out for at the U20 World Cup
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

Tana Umaga's nephew and more players to watch out for at the U20 World Cup

May 30th 2017, 9:00 AM 6,650 Views 0 Comments

Here are five non-Irish players we’re looking forward to seeing in action from tomorrrow.

# next-gen - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Pete Malone takes charge of Ireland for this summer's U20 Championship
# Interim
From The42
# Interim

Pete Malone takes charge of Ireland for this summer's U20 Championship

Mar 23rd 2017, 2:49 PM 4,924 Views 2 Comments

Munster’s player development manager will take the role on an interim basis for the tournament in Georgia.

# next-gen - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Six of the best: Terry Kennedy scored a hat-trick in each half of Ireland U20's rout today
# Just Warming Up
From The42
# Just Warming Up

Six of the best: Terry Kennedy scored a hat-trick in each half of Ireland U20's rout today

Dec 22nd 2015, 8:31 PM 12,547 Views 18 Comments

Nigel Carolan’s men were too good for a Leinster development XV today.

# next-gen - Monday 12 October, 2015

'To fill Paul O'Connell's boots would be impossible': Henderson a unique talent ready to step up
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

'To fill Paul O'Connell's boots would be impossible': Henderson a unique talent ready to step up

Oct 12th 2015, 1:32 AM 13,891 Views 11 Comments

Ireland will proceed in the World Cup without the captain, but with the excellent partnership of Henderson and Toner.

# next-gen - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

6 U20s who impressed during Ireland v New Zealand
# Next Gen
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# Next Gen

6 U20s who impressed during Ireland v New Zealand

Jun 10th 2015, 10:52 PM 10,711 Views 9 Comments

We’ve picked three Irish players who put in a promising shift against the best team in the world.

# next-gen - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Leinster dominate Ireland u19 Sevens squad for this weekend's European Championship
# Next Gen
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# Next Gen

Leinster dominate Ireland u19 Sevens squad for this weekend's European Championship

Apr 22nd 2015, 4:08 PM 4,989 Views 3 Comments

Hugh Hogan’s side will face eastern European opposition in Saturday’s pool stage.

# next-gen - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Dublin name unchanged side for Leinster U21 sem-final clash with Longford
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

Dublin name unchanged side for Leinster U21 sem-final clash with Longford

Mar 17th 2015, 9:05 PM 5,207 Views 1 Comment

Cormac Costello has been left out.

# next-gen - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Seve's son Javier Ballesteros turns professional
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

Seve's son Javier Ballesteros turns professional

Nov 15th 2014, 12:17 PM 4,452 Views 2 Comments

‘Whether I will succeed or not, time will tell, but I do not want to regret not having tried my best and must give it a go.’

# next-gen - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Jack Conan could be natural successor to Heaslip at number eight -- Kevin McLaughlin
# Eight Ball
From The42
# Eight Ball

Jack Conan could be natural successor to Heaslip at number eight -- Kevin McLaughlin

Oct 30th 2014, 7:50 PM 7,690 Views 16 Comments

The 22-year-old will make his third start for Leinster at the RDS tomorrow night.

# next-gen - Friday 10 October, 2014

O'Donoghue captains Munster A while Leinster begin title defence
# The Future
From The42
# The Future

O'Donoghue captains Munster A while Leinster begin title defence

Oct 10th 2014, 5:28 PM 5,990 Views 7 Comments

All four provinces have named their teams for the opening round of the British & Irish Cup.

# next-gen - Saturday 23 August, 2014

'Our heads were in the clouds' -- Wexford won't be complacent again says U21 star McDonald
# Next Gen
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# Next Gen

'Our heads were in the clouds' -- Wexford won't be complacent again says U21 star McDonald

Aug 23rd 2014, 10:00 AM 3,261 Views 3 Comments

The Yellowbellies face Galway today, having been caught by Antrim in last year’s semi-final.

# next-gen - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Ireland's Kevin LeBlanc holds his nerve to win the Junior Open Championship
# Next Gen
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# Next Gen

Ireland's Kevin LeBlanc holds his nerve to win the Junior Open Championship

Jul 16th 2014, 6:44 PM 5,560 Views 3 Comments

While the overnight leaders fell away in the final round, LeBlanc scrambled around the course in 74.

# next-gen - Friday 6 June, 2014

Google unveils prototype 3D-mapping tablet that can sense its surroundings
# Project Tango
# Project Tango

Google unveils prototype 3D-mapping tablet that can sense its surroundings

Jun 6th 2014, 12:48 PM 5,876 Views 7 Comments

The Project Tango tablet prototype will be made available to those attending Google’s developer conference later this month and will cost €750.

# next-gen - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Collision and scrum analysis takes Ireland's GPS system to the next level
# Technology
From The42
# Technology

Collision and scrum analysis takes Ireland's GPS system to the next level

May 4th 2014, 10:30 AM 10,311 Views 6 Comments

Mark Geraghty of STATSports joins TheScore.ie to explain the latest fascinating developments.

# next-gen - Friday 31 January, 2014

5 Under 20s who shone through the mud as Ireland overpowered Scotland
# Young Stars
From The42
# Young Stars

5 Under 20s who shone through the mud as Ireland overpowered Scotland

Jan 31st 2014, 10:51 PM 7,200 Views 5 Comments

Mike Ruddock’s men scored four tries and dominated their visitors in the Six Nations.

# next-gen - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Scott signals Crescent intent as Clongowes hit the ground running
# Schools Cup
From The42
# Schools Cup

Scott signals Crescent intent as Clongowes hit the ground running

Jan 29th 2014, 6:17 PM 8,634 Views 5 Comments

There were six big games in the Senior Cups of Munster and Leinster.

# next-gen - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

With a name like Chicago Doyle, you know this 10-year-old is gonna be class
# RWC 2023?
From The42
# RWC 2023?

With a name like Chicago Doyle, you know this 10-year-old is gonna be class

Jan 28th 2014, 11:47 AM 7,020 Views 12 Comments

Move over Indiana Jones, this kid is the business.

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