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#Team news

# team-news - Thursday 13 May, 2021

Doris returns for Leinster while Ulster make 12 changes for Irish derby
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# Team News

Doris returns for Leinster while Ulster make 12 changes for Irish derby

May 13th 2021, 12:26 PM 11,376 Views 26 Comments

Robbie Henshaw is named in Leo Cullen’s starting XV for his first game since being called into the British and Irish Lions squad.

# team-news - Friday 7 May, 2021

Galway native Glennon to make Westmeath debut and Rushe at centre-back for Dublin
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# Team News

Galway native Glennon to make Westmeath debut and Rushe at centre-back for Dublin

May 7th 2021, 9:26 PM 7,080 Views 1 Comment

Glennon has transferred from the county he won an All-Ireland medal with in 2017.

Leinster include Lions trio as Butler and Arnold set to return for Connacht
# Team News
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# Team News

Leinster include Lions trio as Butler and Arnold set to return for Connacht

May 7th 2021, 12:29 PM 10,705 Views 22 Comments

The provinces have unveiled their selections for tomorrow’s Rainbow Cup fixture at the Sportsground.

Mullen makes injury return and Conlon at centre-back as Kilkenny and Clare unveil teams
# Team News
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# Team News

Mullen makes injury return and Conlon at centre-back as Kilkenny and Clare unveil teams

May 7th 2021, 11:16 AM 8,834 Views 1 Comment

Adrian Mullen will captain Kilkenny for the first time.

# team-news - Friday 30 April, 2021

McGrath captains Leinster as Ross Byrne starts at out-half against La Rochelle
# Team News
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# Team News

McGrath captains Leinster as Ross Byrne starts at out-half against La Rochelle

Apr 30th 2021, 12:08 PM 15,261 Views 49 Comments

Meanwhile, La Rochelle’s leading halfbacks are fit to start.

# team-news - Friday 23 April, 2021

Ringrose returns from injury to captain Leinster for Rainbow Cup clash against Munster
# Team News
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# Team News

Ringrose returns from injury to captain Leinster for Rainbow Cup clash against Munster

Apr 23rd 2021, 12:29 PM 15,070 Views 65 Comments

Munster named a strong side for tomorrow’s game.

# team-news - Thursday 22 April, 2021

Three changes to Ireland XV ahead of third-place play-off with Italy
# Team News
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# Team News

Three changes to Ireland XV ahead of third-place play-off with Italy

Apr 22nd 2021, 2:10 PM 5,982 Views 2 Comments

Stacey Flood, Amee-Leigh Murphy Crowe, and Brittany Hogan will make their first Test starts.

Addison set for long-awaited Ulster return against Connacht tomorrow
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Addison set for long-awaited Ulster return against Connacht tomorrow

Apr 22nd 2021, 1:36 PM 7,270 Views 11 Comments

Both provinces have named strong teams for the Rainbow Cup opener.

# team-news - Thursday 15 April, 2021

Ireland unchanged for France with highly-rated Murphy Crowe in line for debut
# Team News
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# Team News

Ireland unchanged for France with highly-rated Murphy Crowe in line for debut

Apr 15th 2021, 2:59 PM 3,783 Views 1 Comment

Adam Griggs has kept faith with the same starting XV which beat Wales 45-0.

# team-news - Friday 9 April, 2021

Fardy replaces Baird for Leinster as Exeter make two changes in front row
# Team News
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# Team News

Fardy replaces Baird for Leinster as Exeter make two changes in front row

Apr 9th 2021, 12:08 PM 16,085 Views 26 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men didn’t play last weekend after their clash with Toulon was cancelled.

# team-news - Friday 2 April, 2021

CJ Stander to skipper Munster against Toulouse as O'Mahony misses out through injury
# Team News
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# Team News

CJ Stander to skipper Munster against Toulouse as O'Mahony misses out through injury

Apr 2nd 2021, 12:08 PM 14,595 Views 28 Comments

The sides meet at Thomond Park tomorrow afternoon.

Ulster boosted by Burns' return for do-or-die clash with Harlequins
# Billy
From The42
# Billy

Ulster boosted by Burns' return for do-or-die clash with Harlequins

Apr 2nd 2021, 12:07 PM 6,409 Views 15 Comments

Star men Iain Henderson and Marcell Coetzee are missing from the match day squad but Quins have rested nine key players including Joe Marler and Danny Care.

# team-news - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Johnny Sexton returns to captain Leinster against Toulon in Champions Cup
# BIG GUNS
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# BIG GUNS

Johnny Sexton returns to captain Leinster against Toulon in Champions Cup

Apr 1st 2021, 12:27 PM 14,035 Views 27 Comments

Leo Cullen makes four changes to his XV, with James Lowe, Tadhg Furlong and Ryan Baird also starting.

# team-news - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

8 changes as Stephen Kenny recalls experienced players for Qatar test
# Team News
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# Team News

8 changes as Stephen Kenny recalls experienced players for Qatar test

Mar 30th 2021, 6:30 PM 7,016 Views 6 Comments

Shane Duffy, Shane Long, Robbie Brady and James McClean are among those recalled to the starting XI.

# team-news - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Ireland debut for 19-year-old goalkeeper Bazunu in World Cup qualifier against Luxembourg
# Team News
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# Team News

Ireland debut for 19-year-old goalkeeper Bazunu in World Cup qualifier against Luxembourg

Mar 27th 2021, 6:20 PM 15,137 Views 15 Comments

Stephen Kenny has made three changes for tonight’s game.

# team-news - Friday 26 March, 2021

Byrne starts at 10 for Leinster as Munster go full strength for Pro14 final
# Team News
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# Team News

Byrne starts at 10 for Leinster as Munster go full strength for Pro14 final

Mar 26th 2021, 12:04 PM 27,213 Views 119 Comments

Johnny Sexton and Tadhg Furlong will be on the bench for Leo Cullen’s side.

# team-news - Thursday 25 March, 2021

Scotland's Matt Fagerson drops out of team to play France
# Team News
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# Team News

Scotland's Matt Fagerson drops out of team to play France

Mar 25th 2021, 2:41 PM 6,656 Views 1 Comment

The Glasgow Warriors number eight has sustained an ankle injury.

Tuohy returns from injury for 2020 Grand Finalists Geelong as new season continues
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Tuohy returns from injury for 2020 Grand Finalists Geelong as new season continues

Mar 25th 2021, 9:21 AM 3,501 Views 1 Comment

The Laois native missed his side’s opening round defeat to Adelaide last weekend.

# team-news - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

Shane Duffy dropped and Seamus Coleman returns to Irish team against Serbia
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Shane Duffy dropped and Seamus Coleman returns to Irish team against Serbia

Updated Mar 24th 2021, 6:40 PM 23,549 Views 39 Comments

Jeff Hendrick also misses out as Stephen Kenny trusts youth in Belgrade.

Russell and Ntamack return for Six Nations finale
# Playmakers
From The42
# Playmakers

Russell and Ntamack return for Six Nations finale

Mar 24th 2021, 1:51 PM 6,826 Views 3 Comments

The Six Nations will finally be decided by Friday night’s postponed game.

# team-news - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Aaron Connolly and James McClean 'undercooked' but available in Serbia
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Aaron Connolly and James McClean 'undercooked' but available in Serbia

Mar 23rd 2021, 2:23 PM 3,854 Views 4 Comments

Stephen Kenny has also confirmed that Mark Travers will start in goal tomorrow night.

# team-news - Sunday 21 March, 2021

Tierney-Martin set for Connacht debut off the bench tomorrow night
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Tierney-Martin set for Connacht debut off the bench tomorrow night

Mar 21st 2021, 1:27 PM 9,516 Views 5 Comments

Andy Friend has rejigged his team for the visit to Scarlets.

# team-news - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Stockdale and Murray return as Ireland make six changes for England clash
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Stockdale and Murray return as Ireland make six changes for England clash

Mar 18th 2021, 3:25 PM 46,686 Views 149 Comments

Bundee Aki, Jack Conan, Dave Kilcoyne, and Josh van der Flier all start.

Cormac Izuchukwu to make first Ulster start
# Opportunity Knocks
From The42
# Opportunity Knocks

Cormac Izuchukwu to make first Ulster start

Mar 18th 2021, 12:26 PM 8,636 Views 18 Comments

The 21-year-old has been included in the starting XV to play Zebre.

Toner to equal Leinster's all-time appearance record as Cullen names team for Ospreys
# Pro14
From The42
# Pro14

Toner to equal Leinster's all-time appearance record as Cullen names team for Ospreys

Mar 18th 2021, 12:25 PM 8,546 Views 8 Comments

Head coach Leo Cullen has opted for a number of new combinations in his team.

# team-news - Friday 12 March, 2021

Stockdale reverts to fullback, Lowry at 10 as Ulster name side to face Dragons
# Team News
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# Team News

Stockdale reverts to fullback, Lowry at 10 as Ulster name side to face Dragons

Mar 12th 2021, 1:03 PM 6,641 Views 11 Comments

Dan McFarland has named a much-changed side for tomorrow night’s clash in Cardiff.

Connacht young guns set for milestones as Friend shakes things up for Edinburgh clash
# Western Promise
From The42
# Western Promise

Connacht young guns set for milestones as Friend shakes things up for Edinburgh clash

Mar 12th 2021, 12:23 PM 6,164 Views 4 Comments

The Sportsground hosts tomorrow night’s action.

Gibson-Park starts again as Ireland make three changes for Scotland
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Gibson-Park starts again as Ireland make three changes for Scotland

Mar 12th 2021, 11:32 AM 37,539 Views 108 Comments

Cian Healy, Rob Herring, and Keith Earls have returned to the starting XV, with Conor Murray on the bench.

# team-news - Thursday 11 March, 2021

Soroka makes full debut as Leinster name side to face Zebre
# Team News
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# Team News

Soroka makes full debut as Leinster name side to face Zebre

Mar 11th 2021, 1:19 PM 11,200 Views 19 Comments

Meanwhile, Seán O’Brien and Tim Corkery are in line to make their debuts from the substitutes’ bench.

# team-news - Tuesday 9 March, 2021

Wayne Pivac reveals his Wales team to play Italy two days early
# Team News
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# Team News

Wayne Pivac reveals his Wales team to play Italy two days early

Mar 9th 2021, 3:06 PM 6,453 Views 11 Comments

The Wales head coach has made two changes to his starting team for Saturday’s game.

# team-news - Friday 5 March, 2021

Leinster welcome back handful of Ireland players as Byrne returns to out-half
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Leinster welcome back handful of Ireland players as Byrne returns to out-half

Mar 5th 2021, 12:29 PM 10,262 Views 25 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men face Ulster on Saturday night.

# team-news - Thursday 4 March, 2021

Ireland trio to start for Connacht on Thomond Park trip
# Inter-pros
From The42
# Inter-pros

Ireland trio to start for Connacht on Thomond Park trip

Mar 4th 2021, 1:23 PM 8,041 Views 16 Comments

Bundee Aki, Ultan Dillane and Dave Heffernan have been picked to take on Munster in the Pro14 tomorrow evening.

Holland and Casey return for Munster as Carbery named on the bench to face Connacht
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Holland and Casey return for Munster as Carbery named on the bench to face Connacht

Mar 4th 2021, 12:54 PM 11,084 Views 42 Comments

Johann van Graan has made eight changes for tomorrow night’s vital game at Thomond Park.

# team-news - Friday 26 February, 2021

Van der Flier released from Ireland camp to start Leinster's clash with Glasgow
# Team News
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# Team News

Van der Flier released from Ireland camp to start Leinster's clash with Glasgow

Feb 26th 2021, 12:23 PM 10,597 Views 11 Comments

20-year-old academy back row Alex Soroka has been included on the bench for Sunday’s game.

# team-news - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Carbery back in Munster's matchday 23 after over a year out of the game
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Carbery back in Munster's matchday 23 after over a year out of the game

Feb 25th 2021, 5:00 PM 30,879 Views 63 Comments

The 25-year-old has been named on the bench for the clash with Cardiff Blues.

Stockdale, Baloucoune, and Reidy return for Ulster's clash with Ospreys
# Comebacks
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# Comebacks

Stockdale, Baloucoune, and Reidy return for Ulster's clash with Ospreys

Feb 25th 2021, 1:14 PM 6,338 Views 12 Comments

However, Marcell Coetzee has been ruled out for Dan McFarland’s side.

Bundee Aki set to start for Connacht after release from Ireland camp
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

Bundee Aki set to start for Connacht after release from Ireland camp

Feb 25th 2021, 12:36 PM 14,181 Views 22 Comments

Meanwhile, second row Oisin Dowling gets his first start.

Eddie Jones makes two changes in experienced England team to play Wales
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Eddie Jones makes two changes in experienced England team to play Wales

Feb 25th 2021, 11:24 AM 7,776 Views 3 Comments

Wayne Pivac has also named his side, with George North set to make a 100th appearance for his country.

Baird and Casey in line for debuts off bench as Ireland make seven changes
# CONFIRMED
From The42
# CONFIRMED

Baird and Casey in line for debuts off bench as Ireland make seven changes

Feb 25th 2021, 11:16 AM 34,315 Views 72 Comments

Tadhg Furlong will make his first Test start in a year against Italy on Saturday.

# team-news - Friday 19 February, 2021

Returning Ireland trio named to start in Connacht's crucial game against Cardiff Blues
# Pro14
From The42
# Pro14

Returning Ireland trio named to start in Connacht's crucial game against Cardiff Blues

Feb 19th 2021, 12:39 PM 7,249 Views 6 Comments

Bundee Aki, Ultan Dillane and Dave Heffernan are all back for Saturday’s fixture at the Sportsground.