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# outside-centre - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

Analysis: Captaincy adds to Garry Ringrose's ever-growing repertoire
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Analysis: Captaincy adds to Garry Ringrose's ever-growing repertoire

Sep 16th 2020, 7:30 PM 8,979 Views 8 Comments

The Leinster man has been excellent in recent weeks and will be key against Saracens.

# outside-centre - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Ireland U20s prospect Turner looking to learn from Ringrose's example
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Ireland U20s prospect Turner looking to learn from Ringrose's example

Feb 13th 2019, 7:30 PM 11,445 Views 59 Comments

The Trinity outside centre has impressed in the opening two rounds of the Six Nations.

# outside-centre - Friday 16 February, 2018

Chris Farrell has 'his nose in front' for Ireland's 13 shirt - Schmidt
# Midfield
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# Midfield

Chris Farrell has 'his nose in front' for Ireland's 13 shirt - Schmidt

Feb 16th 2018, 6:45 AM 9,984 Views 18 Comments

The Munster centre is expected to replace Robbie Henshaw for the clash with Wales.

# outside-centre - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

A second South African prospect joins up with Munster's academy
# Potential
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# Potential

A second South African prospect joins up with Munster's academy

Jan 10th 2018, 6:23 PM 21,674 Views 96 Comments

Outside centre Matt More broke a try-scoring record for his school last year.

# outside-centre - Monday 20 June, 2016

Schmidt looks to other options at 13 with Henshaw sidelined through injury
# Changes
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# Changes

Schmidt looks to other options at 13 with Henshaw sidelined through injury

Jun 20th 2016, 8:55 AM 11,362 Views 26 Comments

The Connacht man suffered knee cartilage damage in the closing minutes of Saturday’s defeat.

# outside-centre - Friday 9 October, 2015

Schmidt: Payne's foot injury was a risk and Earls brings form to 13 shirt
# 13 Call
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# 13 Call

Schmidt: Payne's foot injury was a risk and Earls brings form to 13 shirt

Oct 9th 2015, 3:21 PM 10,519 Views 34 Comments

The Ireland head coach says they felt it wasn’t prudent to risk Payne against the French.

# outside-centre - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

The latest injury update on Ireland's foot Payne is a promising one
# Looking Good
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# Looking Good

The latest injury update on Ireland's foot Payne is a promising one

Oct 6th 2015, 4:20 PM 6,551 Views 8 Comments

The outside centre is set to take part in Ireland’s training session on the pitch in Newport tomorrow.

# outside-centre - Friday 2 October, 2015

'Defensively he's been very, very sound for us' - Schmidt on Keith Earls
# Outside Centre
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# Outside Centre

'Defensively he's been very, very sound for us' - Schmidt on Keith Earls

Oct 2nd 2015, 3:11 PM 7,612 Views 16 Comments

The Munster man takes over in the 13 shirt for Sunday’s game against Italy.

# outside-centre - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Schmidt set to hand Fitzgerald 13 shirt for Ireland's clash with Wales
# Starting XV
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# Starting XV

Schmidt set to hand Fitzgerald 13 shirt for Ireland's clash with Wales

Aug 26th 2015, 10:00 PM 15,222 Views 44 Comments

Nathan White is set for his first start at tighthead, while Dave Kearney is likely to get his chance.

# outside-centre - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Analysis: Keith Earls looked sharp in Ireland's 13 shirt against Wales
# Pace Merchant
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# Pace Merchant

Analysis: Keith Earls looked sharp in Ireland's 13 shirt against Wales

Aug 9th 2015, 9:18 PM 18,009 Views 50 Comments

The Munster man made his return to the international game after a break of more than two years.

# outside-centre - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Analysis: Joseph's X-factor for England a major threat to Ireland
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Analysis: Joseph's X-factor for England a major threat to Ireland

Feb 26th 2015, 5:00 PM 18,259 Views 16 Comments

We identify what makes England’s outside centre such a dangerous attacker.

# outside-centre - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Jared Payne increasingly comfortable in Ireland's famous 13 shirt
# Touch Of Class
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# Touch Of Class

Jared Payne increasingly comfortable in Ireland's famous 13 shirt

Feb 21st 2015, 7:15 AM 7,176 Views 13 Comments

The New Zealand native tells us about working with Joe Schmidt and playing alongside Robbie Henshaw.

# outside-centre - Thursday 12 February, 2015

U20 star Ringrose keeping his head down amidst hype
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U20 star Ringrose keeping his head down amidst hype

Feb 12th 2015, 7:00 AM 7,850 Views 5 Comments

The 20-year-old Leinster centre is back for his second year of international rugby at this level.

# outside-centre - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Henshaw or Payne: Who is Ireland's next outside centre?
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Henshaw or Payne: Who is Ireland's next outside centre?

Oct 23rd 2014, 6:30 AM 3,864 Views 11 Comments

Joe Schmidt had positive words about the two players who will battle it out for a midfield spot in November.

# outside-centre - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

It's 'absolutely untrue' that I influence provincial selection - Schmidt
# Head Man
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# Head Man

It's 'absolutely untrue' that I influence provincial selection - Schmidt

Oct 22nd 2014, 2:43 PM 5,030 Views 15 Comments

The Ireland head coach refuted the notion that he has told Ulster to pick Jared Payne at outside centre.

# outside-centre - Monday 29 September, 2014

Return of 'quality' Gordon D'Arcy important for O'Connor's Leinster
# Influence
From The42
# Influence

Return of 'quality' Gordon D'Arcy important for O'Connor's Leinster

Sep 29th 2014, 8:00 AM 6,283 Views 9 Comments

The 34-year-old played in both centre positions against the Cardiff Blues on Friday night.

# outside-centre - Monday 22 September, 2014

'I enjoy playing 13' - Tommy Bowe raring to get back in Ireland colours
# T-Bowe
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# T-Bowe

'I enjoy playing 13' - Tommy Bowe raring to get back in Ireland colours

Sep 22nd 2014, 3:50 PM 6,281 Views 22 Comments

The 30-year-old has prioritised first-team selection in November, but would be happy to start at outside centre.

# outside-centre - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Ireland's Ringrose among nominees for IRB Junior Player of the Year
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Ireland's Ringrose among nominees for IRB Junior Player of the Year

Jun 17th 2014, 9:34 AM 6,052 Views 22 Comments

The 19-year-old centre has impressed at the Junior World Championships in New Zealand.

# outside-centre - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Now or never for Darren Cave as he looks to nail down Ireland's 13 slot
# Vacancy
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# Vacancy

Now or never for Darren Cave as he looks to nail down Ireland's 13 slot

Jun 4th 2014, 2:03 PM 6,327 Views 16 Comments

The 27-year-old has a shot at proving to Joe Schmidt that he is a centre of international quality.

# outside-centre - Friday 9 May, 2014

Robbie Henshaw happy to remain at Connacht after Ireland assurances from Joe Schmidt
# Wanted Man
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# Wanted Man

Robbie Henshaw happy to remain at Connacht after Ireland assurances from Joe Schmidt

May 9th 2014, 2:27 PM 7,619 Views 8 Comments

The Connacht fullback looks set to continue his education, in the 13 jersey, at The Sportsground next season.

# outside-centre - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Brumbies centre Smith among Munster's options for midfield role
# Target
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# Target

Brumbies centre Smith among Munster's options for midfield role

Apr 30th 2014, 6:58 PM 10,999 Views 36 Comments

The 29-year-old is understood to have spoken to the province over a transfer later this year.

# outside-centre - Monday 14 April, 2014

New Connacht signing Bundee Aki is forthright in targeting Irish caps
# Ambitions
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# Ambitions

New Connacht signing Bundee Aki is forthright in targeting Irish caps

Apr 14th 2014, 9:31 PM 29,359 Views 58 Comments

‘Hopefully when the time is right and if I’m playing good footy, I can play for the Ireland international team.’

# outside-centre - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Irish rugby fans say goodbye to another legendary 13... Lynne Cantwell
# Centre Of Attention
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# Centre Of Attention

Irish rugby fans say goodbye to another legendary 13... Lynne Cantwell

Mar 8th 2014, 7:33 PM 10,083 Views 6 Comments

The outside centre made her Ireland debut in 2001.

# outside-centre - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Luke Fitzgerald: ‘I felt very unfulfilled with how my career had gone’
# Hunger
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# Hunger

Luke Fitzgerald: ‘I felt very unfulfilled with how my career had gone’

Jan 28th 2014, 8:00 AM 17,695 Views 22 Comments

The Leinster wing has worked hard to stop overrunning passes, but he still wants to play outside centre.

# outside-centre - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

'Schmidt knows my game better than me': Darren Cave wants to play for Ireland more than anything
# Outsider
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# Outsider

'Schmidt knows my game better than me': Darren Cave wants to play for Ireland more than anything

Jan 8th 2014, 8:00 AM 11,682 Views 26 Comments

“It’s great to have a coach whose detail is so good,” says the centre in search of a sixth international cap in five years.

# outside-centre - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Did Ireland overreact to Brian O’Driscoll’s Lions dropping?
# BOD
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# BOD

Did Ireland overreact to Brian O’Driscoll’s Lions dropping?

Dec 24th 2013, 12:00 PM 13,812 Views 60 Comments

The legendary centre was unforgettably axed from the starting team for the third Test against Australia in June.

# outside-centre - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Keith Earls lining up another run as Munster's outside centre
# 13 Jersey
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# 13 Jersey

Keith Earls lining up another run as Munster's outside centre

Dec 21st 2013, 12:15 PM 4,065 Views 12 Comments

The Moyross man seems best suited on either wing but has long-held ambitions of starting in midfield.

# outside-centre - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Leinster manager backs Fitzgerald to replace BOD
# Outside Centre
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# Outside Centre

Leinster manager backs Fitzgerald to replace BOD

Nov 27th 2013, 2:00 PM 5,574 Views 23 Comments

A 30-minute cameo against the All Blacks showed what the 26-year-old can do.

# outside-centre - Monday 23 September, 2013

Kiss: Robbie Henshaw has every chance of becoming Ireland’s future 13
# High Hopes
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# High Hopes

Kiss: Robbie Henshaw has every chance of becoming Ireland’s future 13

Sep 23rd 2013, 7:01 PM 5,242 Views 7 Comments

The Australian believes the 20-year-old’s versatility could ensure him a spot on the bench for the November Series.

# outside-centre - Monday 29 April, 2013

Open Thread: Who do you want as your Lions centre partnership?
# Midfield
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# Midfield

Open Thread: Who do you want as your Lions centre partnership?

Apr 29th 2013, 10:38 AM 2,991 Views 24 Comments

Young, fresh and new, or same again?

# outside-centre - Friday 28 December, 2012

'I had to stop the president from pulling a Biarritz t-shirt over my head' - O'Driscoll
# Flirtation
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# Flirtation

'I had to stop the president from pulling a Biarritz t-shirt over my head' - O'Driscoll

Dec 28th 2012, 6:15 PM 22,167 Views 10 Comments

The rugby legend recalls a visit to the south of France that almost led to his Leinster departure.

# outside-centre - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Six jerseys up for Guinness Series grabs after Ireland's injury crisis
# Grabsies
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# Grabsies

Six jerseys up for Guinness Series grabs after Ireland's injury crisis

Oct 30th 2012, 6:20 PM 2,454 Views 10 Comments

The current selection headache for Declan Kidney opens the door for some November heroics.

# outside-centre - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Captain Doug to oversee Munster's new centre combination
# Midfield Axis
From The42
# Midfield Axis

Captain Doug to oversee Munster's new centre combination

Aug 16th 2012, 1:03 PM 1,502 Views 0 Comments

Howlett starts for the second time in two weeks as James Downey and Casey Laulala get their chance to shine against Bristol.

# outside-centre - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Cave hoping to cap 'best couple months of my life' with New Zealand win
# Centre Stage
From The42
# Centre Stage

Cave hoping to cap 'best couple months of my life' with New Zealand win

May 30th 2012, 10:31 AM 551 Views 0 Comments

The Ulster and Ireland centre is seeking to add to his two caps and challenge Brian O’Driscoll for the number 13 jersey.