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#starting XV

# starting-xv - Friday 6 January, 2017

10 changes to Munster team for Champions Cup trip to Paris to face Racing 92
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# Starting XV

10 changes to Munster team for Champions Cup trip to Paris to face Racing 92

Jan 6th 2017, 12:18 PM 16,728 Views 38 Comments

Murray, Bleyendaal, Zebo and O’Mahony amongst those who return.

# starting-xv - Friday 16 December, 2016

Ross Byrne to make first European start as Cullen names team for Northampton
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# Starting XV

Ross Byrne to make first European start as Cullen names team for Northampton

Dec 16th 2016, 12:15 PM 9,074 Views 19 Comments

Sean O’Brien has been passed fit and is set to start at the Aviva Stadium.

# starting-xv - Friday 2 December, 2016

Ulster boosted by Henry and McCloskey return for Cardiff trip
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# Suftum

Ulster boosted by Henry and McCloskey return for Cardiff trip

Dec 2nd 2016, 12:42 PM 6,084 Views 11 Comments

The weather forced the northern province to postpone last weekend’s meeting with Zebre and they are in bad need of a win.

Joey Carbery at 10 as Leinster look to bounce back against Dragons
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# Young Fresh And New

Joey Carbery at 10 as Leinster look to bounce back against Dragons

Dec 2nd 2016, 12:18 PM 11,090 Views 23 Comments

The Athy man is the only international involved against Australia who will feature at the RDS tomorrow.

# starting-xv - Thursday 17 November, 2016

O'Brien starts for Ireland as Schmidt names Henderson and Jackson on bench
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O'Brien starts for Ireland as Schmidt names Henderson and Jackson on bench

Nov 17th 2016, 2:17 PM 29,118 Views 67 Comments

Josh van der Flier has been edged out for the openside slot in Ireland’s XV.

# starting-xv - Thursday 10 November, 2016

JOD, Ringrose and Holland start with five uncapped players on Ireland bench
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# Team News

JOD, Ringrose and Holland start with five uncapped players on Ireland bench

Nov 10th 2016, 1:46 PM 29,848 Views 69 Comments

Peter O’Mahony, Keith Earls, Paddy Jackson and Sean O’Brien all make their returns.

# starting-xv - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Kearney starts as Schmidt picks Murphy at openside for All Blacks clash
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# Team News

Kearney starts as Schmidt picks Murphy at openside for All Blacks clash

Nov 3rd 2016, 7:30 PM 34,830 Views 115 Comments

There may be debuts off the bench for Joey Carbery and Garry Ringrose.

Hansen shifts Kaino into second row as he names All Blacks team to face Ireland
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# Ireland

Hansen shifts Kaino into second row as he names All Blacks team to face Ireland

Nov 3rd 2016, 4:19 PM 9,368 Views 17 Comments

Elsewhere, Scott Barrett could earn his first cap from the bench and Aaron Smith returns to the starting line-up following his disciplinary issues.

Ulster without Jackson, Cave and Wilson as Kiss names team for Edinburgh clash
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Ulster without Jackson, Cave and Wilson as Kiss names team for Edinburgh clash

Nov 3rd 2016, 12:41 PM 4,535 Views 0 Comments

Rob Lyttle, Brett Herron and Clive Ross have earned starts.

# starting-xv - Friday 14 October, 2016

Trimble returns to captain Ulster but no Bowe for Champions Cup opener
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Trimble returns to captain Ulster but no Bowe for Champions Cup opener

Oct 14th 2016, 1:17 PM 5,390 Views 13 Comments

Luke Marshall, Stuart Olding and Ruan Pienaar are also back for Sunday’s trip to Bordeaux.

# starting-xv - Friday 30 September, 2016

Higgins to make 125th Mayo appearance as Rochford names team for All-Ireland final replay
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# Starting XV

Higgins to make 125th Mayo appearance as Rochford names team for All-Ireland final replay

Sep 30th 2016, 12:54 PM 10,152 Views 20 Comments

Cillian O’Connor will captain the team against Dublin.

# starting-xv - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Tighthead Carey makes debut as Connacht chase first points of the season
# Chasing That W
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# Chasing That W

Tighthead Carey makes debut as Connacht chase first points of the season

Sep 29th 2016, 12:24 PM 5,573 Views 28 Comments

The defending champions welcome Edinburgh to Galway in bad need of a win.

# starting-xv - Friday 23 September, 2016

Ultan Dillane set to bash from the back row as Connacht chase first win away to Scarlets
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# Champs

Ultan Dillane set to bash from the back row as Connacht chase first win away to Scarlets

Sep 23rd 2016, 12:16 PM 6,636 Views 10 Comments

The powerful Kerryman is one of six changes from the side who started poorly away to Zebre.

# starting-xv - Friday 16 September, 2016

Mayo have made one change for Sunday's All-Ireland final against Dublin
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Mayo have made one change for Sunday's All-Ireland final against Dublin

Sep 16th 2016, 1:04 PM 13,628 Views 26 Comments

The men from Connacht are aiming to end a 65-year wait for Sam Maguire at Croke Park this weekend.

# starting-xv - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Piutau back for Ulster with Jackson and Henderson set to play for the first time this season
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Piutau back for Ulster with Jackson and Henderson set to play for the first time this season

Sep 15th 2016, 12:33 PM 4,620 Views 18 Comments

Ulster take on Scarlets tomorrow night at Kingspan Stadium.

# starting-xv - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Ian Keatley starts at out-half in one of two changes for Munster
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Ian Keatley starts at out-half in one of two changes for Munster

Sep 8th 2016, 12:08 PM 10,853 Views 25 Comments

Rassie Erasmus and his side will be aiming for a second consecutive win when they face Cardiff Blues.

# starting-xv - Saturday 27 August, 2016

Mannion, Bastick and McCarthy named in Dublin team to take on Kerry
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Mannion, Bastick and McCarthy named in Dublin team to take on Kerry

Aug 27th 2016, 12:23 PM 12,660 Views 23 Comments

Jim Gavin has made three changes from the side that lined out against Donegal.

# starting-xv - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Only 5 players from Tyrone's last Ulster final in team for Sunday's decider against Donegal
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Only 5 players from Tyrone's last Ulster final in team for Sunday's decider against Donegal

Jul 14th 2016, 9:19 PM 5,040 Views 2 Comments

Clones is the venue for the showdown at 2pm.

# starting-xv - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

One change to Limerick U21 team as 5 senior players included for Tipp clash
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One change to Limerick U21 team as 5 senior players included for Tipp clash

Jul 12th 2016, 11:06 PM 7,919 Views 5 Comments

John Kiely’s side travel to Semple Stadium on Thursday.

# starting-xv - Friday 8 July, 2016

Two changes to Cork defence as Wexford name side for All-Ireland hurling qualifier
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Two changes to Cork defence as Wexford name side for All-Ireland hurling qualifier

Jul 8th 2016, 8:30 PM 10,313 Views 9 Comments

Throw-in at Semple Stadium tomorrow is 5pm.

# starting-xv - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Galway select minor team they hope will retain Connacht title in Sunday's final against Mayo
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Galway select minor team they hope will retain Connacht title in Sunday's final against Mayo

Jul 7th 2016, 3:40 PM 4,627 Views 0 Comments

Pearse Stadium hosts Sunday’s curtain-raiser.

# starting-xv - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

This is the Galway team hoping to win the county's first Connacht senior football title in 8 years
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This is the Galway team hoping to win the county's first Connacht senior football title in 8 years

Jul 6th 2016, 11:23 AM 7,091 Views 3 Comments

Galway face Roscommon on Sunday in Salthill.

# starting-xv - Saturday 2 July, 2016

4 new faces in Cork minor team for tomorrow's Munster final in Killarney
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4 new faces in Cork minor team for tomorrow's Munster final in Killarney

Jul 2nd 2016, 12:03 PM 5,472 Views 0 Comments

Cork aim to follow up their semi-final success over Limerick.

# starting-xv - Thursday 30 June, 2016

2015 All-Ireland minor winner returns for Kerry for Munster final against Cork
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2015 All-Ireland minor winner returns for Kerry for Munster final against Cork

Jun 30th 2016, 10:04 PM 8,857 Views 3 Comments

Fitzgerald Stadium is the venue for Sunday’s game.

# starting-xv - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Tipperary draft in two new players for Munster semi-final tie with Cork
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Tipperary draft in two new players for Munster semi-final tie with Cork

Jun 29th 2016, 7:55 PM 9,123 Views 1 Comment

Páirc Uí Rinn is the venue for tomorrow night’s game.

# starting-xv - Friday 10 June, 2016

Tipp announce team that will aim to deny Cork a place in the Munster final
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Tipp announce team that will aim to deny Cork a place in the Munster final

Jun 10th 2016, 12:48 PM 6,346 Views 0 Comments

The sides will meet at Semple Stadium in Thurles on Sunday afternoon.

# starting-xv - Monday 6 June, 2016

Captain Ryan fit to start for Ireland in World U20 opener against Wales
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Captain Ryan fit to start for Ireland in World U20 opener against Wales

Jun 6th 2016, 1:04 PM 7,341 Views 2 Comments

Nigel Carolan’s side get their tournament underway in Manchester tomorrow.

# starting-xv - Friday 3 June, 2016

5 changes to Westmeath team to face Galway as Laois hand 5 U21's debuts for Offaly game
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5 changes to Westmeath team to face Galway as Laois hand 5 U21's debuts for Offaly game

Jun 3rd 2016, 12:13 PM 4,807 Views 5 Comments

The countdown is on to Sunday’s Leinster quarter-finals.

# starting-xv - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Boland back from injury as Dublin pick 7 senior players in U21 team to face Wexford
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Boland back from injury as Dublin pick 7 senior players in U21 team to face Wexford

May 31st 2016, 11:35 AM 5,908 Views 3 Comments

Throw-in tomorrow night at Innovate Wexford Park is 7.30pm.

# starting-xv - Friday 27 May, 2016

Pat Lam names Connacht side aiming to deliver the Guinness Pro12 title
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Pat Lam names Connacht side aiming to deliver the Guinness Pro12 title

May 27th 2016, 12:08 PM 7,405 Views 17 Comments

They take on Leinster in tomorrow’s final at Murrayfield, in case you hadn’t heard.

# starting-xv - Friday 20 May, 2016

Ellis returns to Cork team in new role for Munster championship opener with Tipperary
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# Comeback

Ellis returns to Cork team in new role for Munster championship opener with Tipperary

May 20th 2016, 8:47 PM 11,164 Views 9 Comments

Rebels boss Kieran Kingston has announced his starting XV for Sunday’s provincial quarter-final at Semple Stadium.

# starting-xv - Friday 13 May, 2016

Here's the Laois team that will face Wicklow in their Leinster opener
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Here's the Laois team that will face Wicklow in their Leinster opener

May 13th 2016, 11:14 AM 4,559 Views 2 Comments

Defender Paul Cotter is handed a debut.

# starting-xv - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Two changes for Kerry and one for Clare before Munster football semi-final
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# Minor

Two changes for Kerry and one for Clare before Munster football semi-final

May 10th 2016, 1:30 PM 13,277 Views 2 Comments

Miltown Malbay is the venue for tomorrow’s game.

# starting-xv - Friday 29 April, 2016

One change to Dublin minor team before Leinster clash against Laois
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One change to Dublin minor team before Leinster clash against Laois

Apr 29th 2016, 4:54 PM 4,304 Views 0 Comments

Portlaoise is the venue for tomorrow’s game.

# starting-xv - Saturday 23 April, 2016

O'Sullivan returns to the Dublin team for league final meeting with Kerry
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O'Sullivan returns to the Dublin team for league final meeting with Kerry

Apr 23rd 2016, 2:00 PM 6,187 Views 4 Comments

The teams face off in a repeat of last year’s All-Ireland football final at GAA headquarters tomorrow.

# starting-xv - Friday 1 April, 2016

One change each for Dublin and Kildare as All-Ireland club winners named on the bench
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One change each for Dublin and Kildare as All-Ireland club winners named on the bench

Apr 1st 2016, 2:55 PM 7,562 Views 3 Comments

No place in the side announced for Ballyboden St-Enda’s Shane Clayton and Colm Basquel.

# starting-xv - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Brogan and Andrews return to Dublin team for Donegal meeting
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Brogan and Andrews return to Dublin team for Donegal meeting

Mar 26th 2016, 1:23 PM 5,599 Views 4 Comments

Croke Park hosts the Allianz Football League Division 1 fixture this evening.

# starting-xv - Friday 25 March, 2016

Henshaw on the bench as Connacht hand first Pro12 start to academy centre against Leinster
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Henshaw on the bench as Connacht hand first Pro12 start to academy centre against Leinster

Mar 25th 2016, 12:09 PM 9,024 Views 24 Comments

The sides meet tomorrow evening in Galway.

# starting-xv - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

The Rossies make a midfield change for Mayo game as they chase a fifth league win in a row
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The Rossies make a midfield change for Mayo game as they chase a fifth league win in a row

Mar 23rd 2016, 12:13 PM 5,635 Views 3 Comments

Enda Smith starts at midfield for Roscommon.

# starting-xv - Friday 18 March, 2016

O'Sullivan comes in for Cork as Tipperary recall O'Dwyer and hand debut to Morris
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# Rebels

O'Sullivan comes in for Cork as Tipperary recall O'Dwyer and hand debut to Morris

Mar 18th 2016, 9:33 PM 12,121 Views 10 Comments

The sides clash in Semple Stadium on Sunday.