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#Twickenham

# twickenham - Saturday 14 December, 2019

'It's one week after another' - Cooney continues to shine for McFarland's Ulster
# In Form
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# In Form

'It's one week after another' - Cooney continues to shine for McFarland's Ulster

Dec 14th 2019, 6:00 AM 8,384 Views 14 Comments

The scrum-half’s superb form rolled on last night in London.

# twickenham - Monday 26 August, 2019

Schmidt needs to find answers after record hammering by England
# Grand Plan
From The42
# Grand Plan

Schmidt needs to find answers after record hammering by England

Aug 26th 2019, 8:55 AM 39,427 Views 75 Comments

The Ireland head coach insists his team are working towards peaking at the World Cup.

# twickenham - Saturday 24 August, 2019

Schmidt: 'I know we can get better than that, I know we have to'
# UnderDone
From The42
# UnderDone

Schmidt: 'I know we can get better than that, I know we have to'

Aug 24th 2019, 7:17 PM 13,599 Views 47 Comments

The Ireland head coach admitted his team had come up short in ‘a litany’ of areas.

Ireland crash and burn as England rip Schmidt's men apart in London
# Hammered
From The42
# Hammered

Ireland crash and burn as England rip Schmidt's men apart in London

Aug 24th 2019, 4:57 PM 81,503 Views 162 Comments

Ireland conceded eight tries in a record defeat against the English.

Schmidt's Ireland need to show encouraging signs in Twickenham
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Schmidt's Ireland need to show encouraging signs in Twickenham

Aug 24th 2019, 8:00 AM 24,535 Views 51 Comments

After a disappointing Six Nations, this feels like a chance to gain some momentum.

# twickenham - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Courageous Ireland fall short at London 7s after narrow defeat to Fiji
# Heartbreak
From The42
# Heartbreak

Courageous Ireland fall short at London 7s after narrow defeat to Fiji

Updated May 26th 2019, 3:10 PM 17,288 Views 7 Comments

They will now face the All Blacks in the fifth place final after their 19-point win over Canada at Twickenham.

# twickenham - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Ireland beat England at Twickenham again, but can't keep lid on New Zealand
# Rugby 7s
From The42
# Rugby 7s

Ireland beat England at Twickenham again, but can't keep lid on New Zealand

May 25th 2019, 3:05 PM 20,784 Views 14 Comments

Mick McGrath helped Ireland to a 21-17 win over England in their own back yard.

# twickenham - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Ireland return to London 7s with eye on upcoming Olympic qualifier
# World Class
From The42
# World Class

Ireland return to London 7s with eye on upcoming Olympic qualifier

May 21st 2019, 11:49 AM 4,200 Views 4 Comments

Uncapped Lansdowne flyer Peter Sullivan and Kerry man Jack Daly will hope to win their first international Sevens caps in Twickenham.

# twickenham - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Barbarians set for historic double-header at Twickenham this summer
# Baa-Baas
From The42
# Baa-Baas

Barbarians set for historic double-header at Twickenham this summer

Feb 12th 2019, 11:01 AM 7,710 Views 1 Comment

The men’s and women’s sides will both face England in London.

# twickenham - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Ireland face 'one of the biggest challenges in women's rugby' at Twickenham
# London Calling
From The42
# London Calling

Ireland face 'one of the biggest challenges in women's rugby' at Twickenham

Nov 24th 2018, 7:00 AM 7,976 Views 2 Comments

Adam Griggs’ side conclude their two-game November schedule against England this evening.

# twickenham - Friday 23 November, 2018

Pocock pulled from England clash with neck injury after being named in starting line-up
# Wallaby Woes
From The42
# Wallaby Woes

Pocock pulled from England clash with neck injury after being named in starting line-up

Nov 23rd 2018, 2:29 PM 4,997 Views 4 Comments

Kurtley Beale and Adam Ashley-Cooper have also been dropped by coaching staff for breaching team protocols.

# twickenham - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Ashton returns against All Blacks for first England start in four years
# Twickenham
From The42
# Twickenham

Ashton returns against All Blacks for first England start in four years

Nov 8th 2018, 1:22 PM 7,303 Views 12 Comments

The Sale wing, who came off the bench against South Africa last week, is named ahead of Jack Nowell.

# twickenham - Friday 2 November, 2018

Chris Ashton set to end four-year England exile as Tuilagi pulls out
# Splash Zone
From The42
# Splash Zone

Chris Ashton set to end four-year England exile as Tuilagi pulls out

Nov 2nd 2018, 1:12 PM 7,784 Views 7 Comments

The powerful centre has a groin complaint, but is expected to be fit for the Test against New Zealand next week.

# twickenham - Sunday 25 March, 2018

England consider playing home Tests away from Twickenham
# Going On The Road
From The42
# Going On The Road

England consider playing home Tests away from Twickenham

Mar 25th 2018, 7:14 PM 14,046 Views 7 Comments

The RFU wants to boost the national popularity of rugby union.

# twickenham - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Ireland make history as Schmidt's men claim glorious Grand Slam in London
# Champs
From The42
# Champs

Ireland make history as Schmidt's men claim glorious Grand Slam in London

Mar 17th 2018, 4:48 PM 68,138 Views 103 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s side matched the achievements of 1948 and 2009 in convincing style.

As it happened: England v Ireland, Grand Slam decider From The42
Live Mar 17th 2018, 1:45 PM

As it happened: England v Ireland, Grand Slam decider

# twickenham - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Henderson handed starting role as Ireland chase Grand Slam in Twickenham
# Team-Sheet
From The42
# Team-Sheet

Henderson handed starting role as Ireland chase Grand Slam in Twickenham

Mar 15th 2018, 1:47 PM 31,984 Views 39 Comments

Rob Kearney and Peter O’Mahony are cleared to play despite sitting out training early this week.

# twickenham - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

'A week you dream of': Watching on as an U20 in '09, Conor Murray is ready to fulfill Grand ambition
# Legacy
From The42
# Legacy

'A week you dream of': Watching on as an U20 in '09, Conor Murray is ready to fulfill Grand ambition

Mar 13th 2018, 1:50 AM 6,783 Views 2 Comments

The scrum-half watched Rory Best and Rob Kearney from a safe distance as they won a Grand Slam nine years ago, this weekend he intends to help them do it again.

# twickenham - Monday 12 March, 2018

'We can start talking about it now': Murray and Ireland ready to raise performance for Slam bid
# Grand Designs
From The42
# Grand Designs

'We can start talking about it now': Murray and Ireland ready to raise performance for Slam bid

Mar 12th 2018, 2:55 PM 7,671 Views 16 Comments

Ireland have always maintained they were taking this Championship ‘one game at a time.’ Now that one game carries historical implications.

# twickenham - Saturday 11 November, 2017

England see off Pumas in scrappy opener
# Report
From The42
# Report

England see off Pumas in scrappy opener

Nov 11th 2017, 5:32 PM 8,837 Views 2 Comments

Nathan Hughes scored his first Test try and Semesa Rokoduguni also crossed for England.

# twickenham - Thursday 18 May, 2017

'I have no regrets about Stuart Lancaster at all,' says outgoing RFU boss
# England Expects
From The42
# England Expects

'I have no regrets about Stuart Lancaster at all,' says outgoing RFU boss

May 18th 2017, 6:13 PM 8,674 Views 7 Comments

Currently a senior coach with Leinster, Lancaster was in charge during England’s woeful performance in their home World Cup.

# twickenham - Saturday 11 March, 2017

England seal 18th straight win and back-to-back Six Nations by trouncing Scotland
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

England seal 18th straight win and back-to-back Six Nations by trouncing Scotland

Mar 11th 2017, 5:59 PM 14,320 Views 38 Comments

Vern Cotter’s side were demolished at Twickenham.

# twickenham - Monday 27 February, 2017

O'Shea delighted by England's eventual show of respect as Italy refuse to be taken to the cleaners
# Azzurri
From The42
# Azzurri

O'Shea delighted by England's eventual show of respect as Italy refuse to be taken to the cleaners

Feb 27th 2017, 9:59 AM 13,309 Views 19 Comments

“We will dig our way out of this hole by thinking differently..”

# twickenham - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Elliot Daly red doesn't prove costly as England punish the Pumas
# Twickenham
From The42
# Twickenham

Elliot Daly red doesn't prove costly as England punish the Pumas

Nov 26th 2016, 5:29 PM 9,380 Views 4 Comments

Daly was sent off in the fifth minute but England coped manfully, extending their perfect run thanks to a 27-14 win.

# twickenham - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Timani to make first Wallabies start in Argentina clash at Twickenham
# Powerhouse
From The42
# Powerhouse

Timani to make first Wallabies start in Argentina clash at Twickenham

Oct 5th 2016, 10:19 PM 6,629 Views 6 Comments

Michael Cheika’s side can still finish second in the Rugby Championship if results go their way.

# twickenham - Friday 27 May, 2016

Kiwi back row Harrison handed England debut in post-season Test against Wales
# They Meet Again
From The42
# They Meet Again

Kiwi back row Harrison handed England debut in post-season Test against Wales

May 27th 2016, 11:12 AM 4,880 Views 1 Comment

Dan Lydiate will captain Wales in Twickenham.

# twickenham - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Here's the try that broke Irish hearts at Twickenham today
# Video
From The42
# Video

Here's the try that broke Irish hearts at Twickenham today

Feb 27th 2016, 7:25 PM 6,247 Views 22 Comments

Tries from Conor Murray and Anthony Watson had previously given their respective sides hope.

Here's how we rated Ireland in the loss to England
# Out Of 10
From The42
# Out Of 10

Here's how we rated Ireland in the loss to England

Feb 27th 2016, 7:00 PM 20,042 Views 64 Comments

Who was Ireland’s best player for you?

As it happened: England v Ireland, Six Nations From The42
Live Feb 27th 2016, 4:25 PM

As it happened: England v Ireland, Six Nations

'The seats in Twickenham are green so we'll feel right at home'
# Standing Tall
From The42
# Standing Tall

'The seats in Twickenham are green so we'll feel right at home'

Feb 27th 2016, 9:00 AM 3,652 Views 3 Comments

Ireland Women out to earn famous victory in London.

‘Itoje is the most impressive young rugby player I’ve seen in a long, long time’
# Believe The Hype
From The42
# Believe The Hype

‘Itoje is the most impressive young rugby player I’ve seen in a long, long time’

Feb 27th 2016, 2:11 AM 10,375 Views 6 Comments

The 21-year-old Saracens lock starts his first Test for England against Ireland today.

# twickenham - Friday 26 February, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Sexton hits out at media, Liverpool v Man United and all today's sport
# Friday
From The42
# Friday

We'll Leave It There So: Sexton hits out at media, Liverpool v Man United and all today's sport

Feb 26th 2016, 8:28 PM 19,145 Views 2 Comments

Elsewhere, Gianni Infantino is the new Fifa president and UCD are the 2016 Collingwood Cup champions.

Ahead of tomorrow's crunch game, Nigel Owens hasn't enjoyed the best preparation
# Wardrobe Malfunction
From The42
# Wardrobe Malfunction

Ahead of tomorrow's crunch game, Nigel Owens hasn't enjoyed the best preparation

Feb 26th 2016, 6:57 PM 13,235 Views 13 Comments

The well-known rugby official will need to do some early morning shopping on Saturday morning.

# twickenham - Thursday 25 February, 2016

'Exciting opportunity' as Schmidt unleashes McCloskey and Henshaw midfield
# Bash Brothers
From The42
# Bash Brothers

'Exciting opportunity' as Schmidt unleashes McCloskey and Henshaw midfield

Feb 25th 2016, 7:10 PM 11,824 Views 8 Comments

Robbie Henshaw has served his apprenticeship between Jared Payne and Johnny Sexton, now it’s his turn to control the defence and the 13 jersey.

Three bright prospects set to debut as Ireland take on Six Nations front-runners England
# Twickenham
From The42
# Twickenham

Three bright prospects set to debut as Ireland take on Six Nations front-runners England

Feb 25th 2016, 1:20 PM 30,327 Views 98 Comments

Ireland’s form players in the Pro12 this season, Stuart McCloskey and Josh van der Flier, will start in London.

Two changes to England side for Ireland clash as highly-rated Maro Itoje is handed first start
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Two changes to England side for Ireland clash as highly-rated Maro Itoje is handed first start

Feb 25th 2016, 10:28 AM 8,875 Views 24 Comments

The other switch sees Joe Marler slotting in at loosehead.

Simon Zebo: 'If you don’t buy a ticket you can’t win the Lotto'
# Risks
From The42
# Risks

Simon Zebo: 'If you don’t buy a ticket you can’t win the Lotto'

Feb 25th 2016, 7:00 AM 7,485 Views 11 Comments

The Ireland wing says there is no limitation on what Joe Schmidt’s men can do in attack.

# twickenham - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Van der Flier set for Ireland debut with McCloskey ready in midfield
# New Faces
From The42
# New Faces

Van der Flier set for Ireland debut with McCloskey ready in midfield

Feb 24th 2016, 9:10 PM 40,401 Views 110 Comments

Jared Payne is looking increasingly unlikely to feature against England in Twickenham.

England will be without superb second row Launchbury against Ireland
# Maro-torium
From The42
# Maro-torium

England will be without superb second row Launchbury against Ireland

Feb 24th 2016, 5:46 PM 5,939 Views 5 Comments

The injury puts 21-year-old Maro Itoje in line for his first Test start.

# twickenham - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Ryan's set-piece brain and 'brute' Dillane welcome additions for ever-ready Toner
# Locked In
From The42
# Locked In

Ryan's set-piece brain and 'brute' Dillane welcome additions for ever-ready Toner

Feb 23rd 2016, 5:00 PM 8,756 Views 5 Comments

Toner’s durability has made him a permanent fixture in the second row while partners have come and gone.