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#starter for 10

# starter-for-10 - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

O'Driscoll: Carbery not a 'genuine threat' to Sexton as Ireland's starting RWC 10
# Understudy
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# Understudy

O'Driscoll: Carbery not a 'genuine threat' to Sexton as Ireland's starting RWC 10

Jul 24th 2019, 4:40 PM 14,131 Views 55 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s chief playmaker is ‘vital to Ireland’s success at the World Cup’,

# starter-for-10 - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Bleyendaal itching for action with Munster
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# Starter For 10

Bleyendaal itching for action with Munster

Jan 23rd 2019, 6:30 AM 10,136 Views 41 Comments

‘I’ve done a lot of travelling for very little action.’

# starter-for-10 - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

'His skill-set was always above his age-grade': Test rugby always a matter of 'when' not 'if' for Ross Byrne
# November Tests
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# November Tests

'His skill-set was always above his age-grade': Test rugby always a matter of 'when' not 'if' for Ross Byrne

Oct 31st 2018, 6:15 AM 7,895 Views 5 Comments

Rory O’Loughlin has watched the uncapped out-half grow up and has continually seen him impress.

# starter-for-10 - Friday 13 July, 2018

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz
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# Starter For 10

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

Jul 13th 2018, 5:00 PM 13,857 Views 7 Comments

How closely have you paid attention to this week’s sporting headlines?

# starter-for-10 - Monday 26 February, 2018

Frawley still thinking of club roots after delivering on full Leinster debut
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# Starter For 10

Frawley still thinking of club roots after delivering on full Leinster debut

Feb 26th 2018, 7:55 AM 8,865 Views 9 Comments

The 20-year-old was glad to have Isa Nacewa and Garry Ringrose to help marshal the back-line, but he executed his own job brilliantly.

# starter-for-10 - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Biggar out-half problem for Wales as Gatland prepares to trust in Anscombe
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# Starter For 10

Biggar out-half problem for Wales as Gatland prepares to trust in Anscombe

Jan 24th 2018, 10:01 AM 6,010 Views 15 Comments

Rhys Patchell is also a potential stand-in for the injured Biggar, who is unlikely to return before Wales travel to face Ireland.

# starter-for-10 - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Wales dealt Priestland blow ahead of Six Nations
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# Starter For 10

Wales dealt Priestland blow ahead of Six Nations

Jan 20th 2018, 9:52 AM 6,642 Views 5 Comments

Warren Gatland will not be calling up a replacement.

# starter-for-10 - Thursday 30 November, 2017

'Ross knows he’s going well and he’s getting the support from his team'
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# Starter For 10

'Ross knows he’s going well and he’s getting the support from his team'

Nov 30th 2017, 7:10 AM 7,800 Views 15 Comments

Joey Carbery has dominated much of the discussion after his performances for Ireland this month, but he’s still stuck behind Ross Byrne in Leinster’s pecking order.

# starter-for-10 - Thursday 27 July, 2017

'There's a limited amount of time you can do this for, so we put in the effort'
# All Day Every Day
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# All Day Every Day

'There's a limited amount of time you can do this for, so we put in the effort'

Jul 27th 2017, 8:00 AM 19,021 Views 3 Comments

Ireland out-half Nora Stapleton is putting in the hours to ensure rugby flourishes at root and branch in this country.

# starter-for-10 - Monday 1 May, 2017

Carbery days long gone, so Tullamore man Joyce calmly takes the reins for 'Tarf
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# Starter For 10

Carbery days long gone, so Tullamore man Joyce calmly takes the reins for 'Tarf

May 1st 2017, 2:30 PM 11,109 Views 0 Comments

The out-half suffered more painful blows than being left out of a starting line-up last year.

# starter-for-10 - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Monkman was of course the star of the University Challenge final, even though he didn't win
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From The Daily Edge
# Starter For 10

Monkman was of course the star of the University Challenge final, even though he didn't win

Apr 11th 2017, 8:01 AM 7,299 Views 0 Comments

THE MAGIC FLUTE!

# starter-for-10 - Monday 12 December, 2016

Surgery to be considered for Carbery as Leinster place faith in Ross Byrne
# Feel The Byrne
From The42
# Feel The Byrne

Surgery to be considered for Carbery as Leinster place faith in Ross Byrne

Dec 12th 2016, 1:25 PM 10,854 Views 15 Comments

Rob Kearney is also a doubt for the return clash with Saints, but Sean O’Brien looks set to shake off his neck stiffness.

# starter-for-10 - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

New Connacht 10 Boshoff 'ready to go' for debut against Cardiff
# Go West
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# Go West

New Connacht 10 Boshoff 'ready to go' for debut against Cardiff

Nov 23rd 2016, 7:20 AM 8,244 Views 3 Comments

‘He needs to get out and play a game,’ says head coach Pat Lam.

# starter-for-10 - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

'Johnny Sexton will be 100% fit to face the All Blacks' - Leinster coach Lancaster
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# Starter For 10

'Johnny Sexton will be 100% fit to face the All Blacks' - Leinster coach Lancaster

Oct 25th 2016, 2:28 PM 5,183 Views 2 Comments

The out-half only played 40 minutes of Leinster’s loss to Montpellier and had taken a back seat on goal-kicking.

# starter-for-10 - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Jackie Tyrrell: When I was 18 or 19, I would have been happy to be Kilkenny waterboy
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# Starter For 10

Jackie Tyrrell: When I was 18 or 19, I would have been happy to be Kilkenny waterboy

Dec 8th 2015, 7:05 AM 6,201 Views 1 Comment

Tyrrell pays tribute to Br Damien Brennan as he targets Cats comeback and his own décima in 2016.

# starter-for-10 - Friday 16 October, 2015

Tentative steps for Sexton on Captain's Run with a difference for Ireland
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# Starter For 10

Tentative steps for Sexton on Captain's Run with a difference for Ireland

Oct 16th 2015, 11:03 AM 24,340 Views 36 Comments

The out-half looks like a man ready to start on Sunday, but is minding his adductor.

# starter-for-10 - Friday 9 October, 2015

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz
# Starter For 10
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# Starter For 10

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

Oct 9th 2015, 5:10 PM 12,670 Views 11 Comments

How closely were you paying attention to the sports headlines this week?

# starter-for-10 - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

England set to omit in-form Cipriani from Rugby World Cup squad -- reports
# England 2015
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# England 2015

England set to omit in-form Cipriani from Rugby World Cup squad -- reports

Aug 26th 2015, 5:18 PM 6,838 Views 6 Comments

George Ford and Owen Farrell are Lancaster’s immovable 10s.

# starter-for-10 - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Beauden Barrett's back! And that's good news for NZ chances in two World Cups
# Killer B
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# Killer B

Beauden Barrett's back! And that's good news for NZ chances in two World Cups

Jun 4th 2015, 12:43 PM 5,554 Views 0 Comments

Otere Black will land in Italy in good time to face Ireland in the JWC.

# starter-for-10 - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Horne steps in for suspended Russell as Scotland name side for pivotal Italy clash
# Warriors
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# Warriors

Horne steps in for suspended Russell as Scotland name side for pivotal Italy clash

Feb 26th 2015, 10:13 PM 4,960 Views 5 Comments

Vern Cotter has made two enforced and two tactical changes for Saturday’s meeting with the Azzurri.

# starter-for-10 - Saturday 3 January, 2015

That Madigan magic and more talking points from Leinster's win over Ulster
# Starter For 10
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# Starter For 10

That Madigan magic and more talking points from Leinster's win over Ulster

Jan 3rd 2015, 5:48 PM 7,974 Views 33 Comments

Ulster go back up the M1 licking their wounds while Leinster end the seasonal inter-pros in the playoff places.

# starter-for-10 - Monday 3 November, 2014

Sexton injury 'nothing of concern' for Ireland, but Best joins Ross as a front row doubt
# He'll Be Grand
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# He'll Be Grand

Sexton injury 'nothing of concern' for Ireland, but Best joins Ross as a front row doubt

Nov 3rd 2014, 1:12 PM 7,485 Views 6 Comments

Ireland had an agreement with Racing Metro to limit the number 10′s game time on Saturday.

# starter-for-10 - Thursday 17 April, 2014

'It's another world out there', but Murray ready to fill Munster's number 10 jersey if needed
# Starter For 10
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# Starter For 10

'It's another world out there', but Murray ready to fill Munster's number 10 jersey if needed

Apr 17th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,904 Views 2 Comments

Injury to JJ hanrahan means that Munster have no recognised back-up at out-half, but the scrum-half is confident he could temporarily fill the void.

# starter-for-10 - Friday 28 February, 2014

Opinion: No debate over starting 10, Italy Test calls for Jackson
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# In From The Side

Opinion: No debate over starting 10, Italy Test calls for Jackson

Feb 28th 2014, 8:03 AM 15,706 Views 54 Comments

The young out-half is an unfairly maligned character after rising to the top of his profession early.

# starter-for-10 - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Racing rule Sexton out of Italy game, IRFU say he might still make it
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# Foreign Affairs

Racing rule Sexton out of Italy game, IRFU say he might still make it

Feb 27th 2014, 6:20 PM 23,838 Views 87 Comments

The French club say ligament damage will require between ’10 days and six weeks’ recovery time.

# starter-for-10 - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

'This will define our season', says Gopperth ahead of trip to Castres
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# Starter For 10

'This will define our season', says Gopperth ahead of trip to Castres

Jan 7th 2014, 7:00 AM 3,114 Views 0 Comments

Leinster’s out-half insists he’s happy to be kept guessing in his out-half battle with Ian Madigan.

# starter-for-10 - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Jackson wants chance to show versatility for Ireland
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# Starter For 10

Jackson wants chance to show versatility for Ireland

Dec 8th 2013, 12:43 PM 4,408 Views 5 Comments

The Ulster man is standing up for himself after disappointment in November.

# starter-for-10 - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

New kid: Jackson ready to kick on with international career
# Starter For 10
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# Starter For 10

New kid: Jackson ready to kick on with international career

Feb 20th 2013, 4:20 PM 2,079 Views 12 Comments

Ireland’s youngest ever professional out-half is showing no signs of creaking under pressure.