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# provinces

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Who have the Irish provinces signed ahead of next season?
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Patterson making home away from home after switch from Leinster to Munster
Ulster confirm the signing of 22-year-old Jake Flannery from Munster
EPCR hoping Champions Cup games can proceed as planned this month
Ireland challenge players to be 'leaders' for provinces ahead of Six Nations
Pro14 confirm that the South African teams are out of the Rainbow Cup
IRFU cancel All-Ireland leagues for 2020-21 season due to Covid-19
'Gaillimh and I just bear-hugged, laughed, then went out and killed each other'
'The opportunity is going to be lost for some guys who have been late developers'
Green light! Irish rugby gets the all-clear to return this weekend
Provincial academies to compete with Ireland 7s in new IRFU tournaments
'We need to get back to that momentum' - Leinster aim to pick up where they left off
Munster and Ulster out to close gap on Leinster as Connacht look for more depth
Hawaiian tighthead Salanoa set for switch from Leinster to Munster
IRFU bins plans to bring Irish provinces back into training next week
Training set to be suspended for Leinster, Ulster, Connacht, and Munster
Dublin still in hunt for Walsh Cup semi-final place and Roscommon make winning start
Cullen's Leinster to open Pro14 title defence with a trip to Italy
Roux likely to miss Connacht's season-defining Cardiff clash
Sexton out for Leinster's Champions Cup quarter-final clash with Ulster
Clean sweep for the provinces tees up riveting European quarter-finals
Provinces' A teams will travel to the US for new development fixtures next year
'To me, the provinces are gone, they’re dead' - a call for an open hurling championship draw
Toulouse go to Munster, Leinster welcome Wasps as Champions Cup 1/4 finals are set
IRFU CEO Browne confirms cash injection for struggling Irish provinces
Nucifora addresses foreign signings as World Cup disappointment lingers
'I think in Ireland it's been deemed to be too easy as a competition'
'Some of the players who play with their province are likely to be in the 31'
4 reasons to watch the Irish provinces in Pro12 action this weekend
5 reasons to watch Leinster, Munster and Ulster in Pro12 action
Guinness confirmed as new Pro12 title sponsor
All four Irish provinces have confirmed their pre-season schedules
Rob Penney: We've a long way to go to be as respected as Leinster are
UPC's red button hiccup for Leinster clash unlikely to be repeated
Kingpins – Here are the 24 clubs who enjoyed GAA provincial glory in 2013
SLIDESHOW: Leinster welcome Ireland internationals back
Paraic Duffy: 'People who say get rid of provincial championships don’t get it'
Here’s what the GAA schedule looks like this week
Heineken Cup Explainer: What Leinster and Munster need to do to reach 1/4 finals
Opinion: 3 Heineken Cup wins from 4 but foreboding sense remains