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February 2023
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Munster excited to see Snyman re-apply his knowledge to the field after 18 months out
Denis Leamy and Fineen Wycherley spoke of Snyman’s off-field influence ahead of his potential on-field return this Friday.
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England wary of O'Connell influence ahead of lineout battle with Ireland
Ireland have made 14 lineout steals so far in this championship.
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Italy international McKinley joins coaching team at AIL club Rainey Old Boys
The 30-year-old left Italian club Benetton over the summer.
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'His rugby mind sets him apart' - Nacewa hopes to see Schmidt back soon
The former Ireland head coach was recently linked with a role in World Rugby.
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Analysis: The David Pocock offside penalty that wasn't really a penalty
The Wallabies flanker is a deeply intelligent rugby player and this penalty was worth a closer look.
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'He's got a real understanding of the game': Schmidt welcomes Payne's coaching role
The 32-year-old will help Jono Gibbes and Dwayne Peel at Ulster during his continued layoff.