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#November Tests

# november-tests - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Wayne Barnes to referee Ireland's November clash with All Blacks
# Official Business
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# Official Business

Wayne Barnes to referee Ireland's November clash with All Blacks

Oct 10th 2018, 12:40 PM 10,878 Views 37 Comments

Nigel Owens, Nic Berry and and Ben O’Keefe will also take charge of Ireland Tests next month.

Marmion in line for November Test duty, ankle injury not as serious as feared
# Half-back
From The42
# Half-back

Marmion in line for November Test duty, ankle injury not as serious as feared

Oct 10th 2018, 1:30 AM 5,729 Views 8 Comments

Conor Murray’s continued absence means Joe Schmidt may have to look to the Connacht 9.

# november-tests - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

World Rugby approves revised TMO trial for November international Tests
# Closed Trial
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# Closed Trial

World Rugby approves revised TMO trial for November international Tests

Oct 3rd 2018, 5:47 PM 15,324 Views 9 Comments

The world governing body have confirmed a closed trial which looks at revising the scope of the TMO.

# november-tests - Saturday 2 December, 2017

Wales survive Springboks comeback as Parkes stars on debut
# November Tests
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# November Tests

Wales survive Springboks comeback as Parkes stars on debut

Dec 2nd 2017, 5:08 PM 8,879 Views 11 Comments

Warren Gatland’s side nearly squandered an 11-point half-time lead, but held firm to end Autumn with two wins.

# november-tests - Friday 1 December, 2017

After losing the Six Nations, RTÉ retain rights for Ireland's November Tests
# On The Box
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# On The Box

After losing the Six Nations, RTÉ retain rights for Ireland's November Tests

Dec 1st 2017, 4:34 PM 11,700 Views 35 Comments

The state broadcaster will carry live coverage of the Autumn internationals for the next four years.

November gives Wootton irresistible scent of international rugby
# SUAF
From The42
# SUAF

November gives Wootton irresistible scent of international rugby

Dec 1st 2017, 7:00 AM 8,012 Views 17 Comments

The fruit of Ireland’s Exiles programme, the wing is determined to carry his excellent form through a pivotal December for Johann van Graan’s Munster.

# november-tests - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Kiwi Parkes to make Wales debut against the 'Boks after serving three-year residency rule
# November Tests
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# November Tests

Kiwi Parkes to make Wales debut against the 'Boks after serving three-year residency rule

Nov 30th 2017, 12:56 PM 5,765 Views 2 Comments

The Scarlets centre qualifies on Saturday, the day he’ll make his Test bow in Cardiff.

# november-tests - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Knee injury will keep Chris Farrell out of Munster action until the New Year
# Centre Parked
From The42
# Centre Parked

Knee injury will keep Chris Farrell out of Munster action until the New Year

Updated Nov 28th 2017, 5:04 PM 16,002 Views 18 Comments

A medial ligament strain will keep the powerful centre sidelined for at least six weeks.

'Nugget found it straight away': Leinster ready for bump from fired-up front rows
# Edge
From The42
# Edge

'Nugget found it straight away': Leinster ready for bump from fired-up front rows

Nov 28th 2017, 7:02 AM 9,777 Views 19 Comments

Leinster have a loosehead and a hooker eager to prove a point before the Six Nations rolls around.

# november-tests - Monday 27 November, 2017

Ireland up to third in the world following November clean sweep
# Rising Tide
From The42
# Rising Tide

Ireland up to third in the world following November clean sweep

Nov 27th 2017, 5:00 PM 33,062 Views 52 Comments

Ireland’s opening Six Nations opponent, France, have slipped to ninth.

All Blacks and Argentina back in town to face Ireland next November
# 2018
From The42
# 2018

All Blacks and Argentina back in town to face Ireland next November

Nov 27th 2017, 8:02 AM 29,552 Views 29 Comments

Ireland will get a chance to measure themselves against the world’s best team less than a year out from the World Cup.

'It was a bit glum' after Argentina, but pack leaders will make Ireland a force in Six Nations
# Eye On The Prize
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# Eye On The Prize

'It was a bit glum' after Argentina, but pack leaders will make Ireland a force in Six Nations

Nov 27th 2017, 7:45 AM 10,093 Views 20 Comments

Experiments will be put on hold when Ireland regroup for an assault on the Six Nations.

'I told myself I wouldn't, I tried to not let the emotions get to me': A memorable day for Adam Byrne
# Worth The Wait
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# Worth The Wait

'I told myself I wouldn't, I tried to not let the emotions get to me': A memorable day for Adam Byrne

Nov 27th 2017, 7:05 AM 8,001 Views 4 Comments

The Leinster wing was the 36th man used by Joe Schmidt in this international window, but after showing he stands up to scrutiny in the centre he’ll float up the depth chart.

# november-tests - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Schmidt delivers on two fronts in November built on future promise
# Big Dig
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# Big Dig

Schmidt delivers on two fronts in November built on future promise

Nov 26th 2017, 10:00 AM 26,122 Views 51 Comments

Though young Irish wings thrived through three Tests, it was impossible not to think where Simon Zebo might fit into it all.

# november-tests - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Farrell to the fore and more talking points from Ireland's win over Argentina
# Reaction
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# Reaction

Farrell to the fore and more talking points from Ireland's win over Argentina

Nov 25th 2017, 9:34 PM 34,315 Views 24 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s men secured a hard-fought win at the Aviva Stadium.

Stockdale shines again as Ireland put away Pumas
# Jacob's Ladder
From The42
# Jacob's Ladder

Stockdale shines again as Ireland put away Pumas

Nov 25th 2017, 7:38 PM 24,282 Views 24 Comments

The Ulster wing grounded two more tries on his fourth cap to close out the November Test window.

Wallabies down to 14 against Scotland after sickening Sekope Kepu hit
# Red All Day
From The42
# Red All Day

Wallabies down to 14 against Scotland after sickening Sekope Kepu hit

Nov 25th 2017, 3:38 PM 13,390 Views 7 Comments

Hamish Watson was on the wrong end of a brutal charge from the Aussie prop.

No correlation to World Cup battles with Argentina, no getting away from them either
# November Tests
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# November Tests

No correlation to World Cup battles with Argentina, no getting away from them either

Nov 25th 2017, 7:00 AM 14,787 Views 38 Comments

There was almost a feeling around the camp that people just wanted to go home’. 2015 was bad, but ’07 still hurts too.

# november-tests - Friday 24 November, 2017

Pumas captain Creevy aiming for history with a first win in Dublin
# Picante
From The42
# Picante

Pumas captain Creevy aiming for history with a first win in Dublin

Nov 24th 2017, 4:21 PM 4,802 Views 8 Comments

Tomorrow’s visitors have lost each of their seven clashes against Ireland in Dublin, though it’s a different story at World Cups.

Not enough to just fit in, Rory Best demands a little leadership from James Ryan
# Deputy
From The42
# Deputy

Not enough to just fit in, Rory Best demands a little leadership from James Ryan

Nov 24th 2017, 1:45 PM 8,723 Views 30 Comments

The 21-year-old won’t be a passenger on his first senior start for Ireland.

'30,000 more people than I've ever played in front of before, a bit of a change-up'
# Acclimatisation
From The42
# Acclimatisation

'30,000 more people than I've ever played in front of before, a bit of a change-up'

Nov 24th 2017, 6:57 AM 10,043 Views 19 Comments

Back on the big stage, Jacob Stockdale is determined to hit his marks from the start.

Argentina coach Hourcade sets out to mastermind another major win over Ireland
# Los Pumas
From The42
# Los Pumas

Argentina coach Hourcade sets out to mastermind another major win over Ireland

Nov 24th 2017, 6:20 AM 3,415 Views 3 Comments

The head coach says his team are focused and motivated on ending a difficult season on a high note.

Aki already a critical component for 'destabilised' Ireland
# November Tests
From The42
# November Tests

Aki already a critical component for 'destabilised' Ireland

Nov 24th 2017, 1:30 AM 9,965 Views 28 Comments

“He brings energy but he also brings calm.”

# november-tests - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Schmidt backs hard-working Byrne in Irish back-line light on caps
# Digging Deep
From The42
# Digging Deep

Schmidt backs hard-working Byrne in Irish back-line light on caps

Nov 23rd 2017, 4:43 PM 10,204 Views 34 Comments

The efforts to create depth in this Ireland squad did not end with Fiji.

Juan Martin Hernandez misses out as Argentina make three changes for Ireland
# Los Pumas
From The42
# Los Pumas

Juan Martin Hernandez misses out as Argentina make three changes for Ireland

Nov 23rd 2017, 2:38 PM 5,596 Views 6 Comments

Head coach Daniel Hourcade has named his Pumas team for Saturday.

Henshaw hammer blow and more talking points from Ireland's XV to face Argentina
# November Tests
From The42
# November Tests

Henshaw hammer blow and more talking points from Ireland's XV to face Argentina

Nov 23rd 2017, 2:13 PM 13,036 Views 19 Comments

Adam Byrne has had to work hard for this opportunity.

Hamstrung Henshaw misses out on Argentina clash as Adam Byrne earns debut
# Team-Sheet
From The42
# Team-Sheet

Hamstrung Henshaw misses out on Argentina clash as Adam Byrne earns debut

Nov 23rd 2017, 1:46 PM 25,425 Views 52 Comments

Chris Farrell and Bundee Aki will form a centre partnership with two caps’ worth of experience.

'I keep quite calm, I need to': Devin Toner rises above it all
# Dev's Discipline
From The42
# Dev's Discipline

'I keep quite calm, I need to': Devin Toner rises above it all

Nov 23rd 2017, 1:38 AM 7,303 Views 9 Comments

Ireland’s most consistent presence doesn’t expend energy getting himself to the right emotional pitch.

# november-tests - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Argentina wait to hear if veteran out-half Hernandez is fit to face Ireland
# Injury Doubt
From The42
# Injury Doubt

Argentina wait to hear if veteran out-half Hernandez is fit to face Ireland

Nov 22nd 2017, 3:47 PM 4,019 Views 0 Comments

The former Stade Francais, Racing and Toulon 10 picked up a knee injury last weekend.

'He still finds stuff to give out to me about, that's just Johnny' -- Conor Murray
# Dynamic Duo
From The42
# Dynamic Duo

'He still finds stuff to give out to me about, that's just Johnny' -- Conor Murray

Nov 22nd 2017, 7:50 AM 11,885 Views 7 Comments

The world’s best half-backs get on like a house on fire.

'Irish people still think about that?': 2015 a distant memory for transitioning Pumas
# We Meet Again
From The42
# We Meet Again

'Irish people still think about that?': 2015 a distant memory for transitioning Pumas

Nov 22nd 2017, 6:00 AM 5,249 Views 7 Comments

A lot has changed since Argentina inflicted more World Cup misery on Ireland two years ago, and they arrive in Dublin this week a team in transition.

Feek backs O'Gara to 'slide in like a glove' at Crusaders
# Perfect Fit
From The42
# Perfect Fit

Feek backs O'Gara to 'slide in like a glove' at Crusaders

Nov 22nd 2017, 1:05 AM 8,340 Views 4 Comments

A four-time title-winner with the Crusaders, Feek says ‘super sponge’ ROG will thrive if the move goes through.

# november-tests - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Post-training headaches still keeping Jared Payne out of rugby
# Long-term Absence
From The42
# Long-term Absence

Post-training headaches still keeping Jared Payne out of rugby

Nov 21st 2017, 6:27 PM 10,867 Views 12 Comments

‘What we are doing is trying to make sure the welfare of Jared is foremost.’

No Super Rugby farewell lap for Stephen Moore as he brings full retirement forward to this Saturday
# Top 2
From The42
# Top 2

No Super Rugby farewell lap for Stephen Moore as he brings full retirement forward to this Saturday

Nov 21st 2017, 4:35 PM 6,339 Views 0 Comments

The Wallabies hooker had originally planned to line out for the Reds in 2018 after bowing out from the international scene.

Wales' hopes of ending All Black losing streak dented by double injury blow
# Ruled Out
From The42
# Ruled Out

Wales' hopes of ending All Black losing streak dented by double injury blow

Nov 21st 2017, 1:32 PM 5,917 Views 9 Comments

Liam Williams and Alex Cuthbert have been ruled out through injury.

Exhausted Argentina arrive in Dublin aiming to end gruelling season on a high
# Los Pumas
From The42
# Los Pumas

Exhausted Argentina arrive in Dublin aiming to end gruelling season on a high

Nov 21st 2017, 7:00 AM 7,676 Views 0 Comments

The Pumas ended a seven-game losing streak last weekend and see Saturday as a good chance to earn a first Test win in Dublin.

Execution, not entertainment essential as Stander preps for Pumas
# Clean Sl8
From The42
# Clean Sl8

Execution, not entertainment essential as Stander preps for Pumas

Nov 21st 2017, 6:25 AM 3,817 Views 0 Comments

‘Supporters go to the game because they love the game. It does not matter if it is a fast or slow game.’

# november-tests - Monday 20 November, 2017

The outrageous talent of Nemani Nadolo and more of the weekend's highlights
# November Tests
From The42
# November Tests

The outrageous talent of Nemani Nadolo and more of the weekend's highlights

Nov 20th 2017, 6:06 PM 11,963 Views 2 Comments

In case you didn’t watch every minute of rugby going at the weekend, here’s a sampler.

Porter ready to take flight after making the switch to tighthead
# Prop Idol
From The42
# Prop Idol

Porter ready to take flight after making the switch to tighthead

Nov 20th 2017, 4:48 PM 7,956 Views 1 Comment

The Ireland prop gained invaluable experience in the Test arena on Saturday.

'I'm CJ Stander and I'm the captain now': Munster back-row buoyed by new experience
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

'I'm CJ Stander and I'm the captain now': Munster back-row buoyed by new experience

Nov 20th 2017, 3:00 PM 30,803 Views 12 Comments

Saturday put Stander on Ireland’s bench for the first time in his 17 Tests, and he captained the side as they forced a win over Fiji.