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#U20 RWC

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Ireland's U20 World Cup challenge falls flat with defeat against five-try Baby Boks
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Ireland's U20 World Cup challenge falls flat with defeat against five-try Baby Boks

Jun 3rd 2018, 5:42 PM 11,872 Views 9 Comments

Second defeat means Noel McNamara’s side can now finish fifth at best.

Ireland win U20 playoff - but you need to see this solo try by Georgia's scrum-half
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# Wheelz

Ireland win U20 playoff - but you need to see this solo try by Georgia's scrum-half

Jun 18th 2017, 1:17 PM 12,718 Views 8 Comments

Peter Malone’s side finish a disappointing World U20 Championship in ninth place.

Injury-ravaged Ireland make 13 changes for U20 World Championship play-off
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Injury-ravaged Ireland make 13 changes for U20 World Championship play-off

Jun 12th 2017, 12:42 PM 6,475 Views 1 Comment

After three pool defeats, Ireland contest the ninth place semi-final tomorrow.

Ireland confirm additions to U20 squad as five injured players head home
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# Changes

Ireland confirm additions to U20 squad as five injured players head home

Jun 11th 2017, 12:13 PM 9,161 Views 3 Comments

Peter Malone’s side will play Samoa in Georgia on Tuesday morning in the ninth-place play-offs.

Ireland no match for sensational All Blacks as Malone's men slip to big defeat
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Ireland no match for sensational All Blacks as Malone's men slip to big defeat

Jun 8th 2017, 3:12 PM 10,524 Views 2 Comments

It will take something special to stop this New Zealand side as they advanced to the semis in style.

As it happened: Ireland v New Zealand, U20 World Championships From The42
Live Jun 8th 2017, 11:50 AM

As it happened: Ireland v New Zealand, U20 World Championships

12 changes to Ireland U20 side to face pool leaders New Zealand
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# Team News

12 changes to Ireland U20 side to face pool leaders New Zealand

Jun 7th 2017, 1:17 PM 5,350 Views 3 Comments

Just Alan Tynan, Sean Masterson and Jack Kelly have retained their starting positions.

Second successive defeat leaves Ireland bottom of U20 World Championship pool
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Second successive defeat leaves Ireland bottom of U20 World Championship pool

Jun 4th 2017, 12:21 PM 9,885 Views 4 Comments

Peter Malone’s side were edged out by Scotland this morning.

As it happened: Ireland v Scotland, U20 Rugby World Championships From The42
Live Jun 4th 2017, 10:30 AM

As it happened: Ireland v Scotland, U20 Rugby World Championships

Munster hooker Moloney joins Ireland U20 squad in time for Scotland clash
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# Team-Sheet

Munster hooker Moloney joins Ireland U20 squad in time for Scotland clash

Jun 3rd 2017, 12:49 PM 5,545 Views 2 Comments

Ronan Kelleher is one of six changes for Ireland as they target a big response to defeat against Italy.

Ireland U20s hooker McElroy completes move to Saracens
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# Big Chance

Ireland U20s hooker McElroy completes move to Saracens

Jun 2nd 2017, 1:19 PM 8,976 Views 6 Comments

The Dundalk native joins the club’s senior academy after playing for Lansdowne in the AIL.

Let's not underestimate the frankly unbelievable scores from Italy U20s yesterday
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# Sorcery

Let's not underestimate the frankly unbelievable scores from Italy U20s yesterday

Jun 1st 2017, 2:26 PM 7,493 Views 3 Comments

Massimo Cioffi had the ball on a string in Georgia yesterday.

Ireland must learn lessons from damaging defeat after Italy performance 'not good enough'
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# Learning Curve

Ireland must learn lessons from damaging defeat after Italy performance 'not good enough'

Jun 1st 2017, 10:01 AM 3,470 Views 0 Comments

Peter Malone’s side have work to do ahead of Sunday’s clash with Scotland.

No time for postmortems as Ireland look ahead at U20 World Championships
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# Reaction

No time for postmortems as Ireland look ahead at U20 World Championships

May 31st 2017, 4:41 PM 5,337 Views 1 Comment

Jack Kelly says Ireland must concentrate on Scotland.

Ireland lose World Rugby U20 Championships opener to Italy
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Ireland lose World Rugby U20 Championships opener to Italy

May 31st 2017, 2:46 PM 23,232 Views 30 Comments

Ireland conceded a late try to fall to a shock defeat.

New Zealand and England get U20 World Championships under way in style
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# Good Start

New Zealand and England get U20 World Championships under way in style

May 31st 2017, 12:43 PM 7,094 Views 0 Comments

Last year’s winners had the most comfortable of starts against Samoa.

As It Happened: Ireland v Italy, U20 Rugby World Championships From The42
Live May 31st 2017, 12:26 PM

As It Happened: Ireland v Italy, U20 Rugby World Championships

Defence a key focus as Ireland prepare to tackle Italy in U20 Championship opener
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# Wolfpuppies

Defence a key focus as Ireland prepare to tackle Italy in U20 Championship opener

May 31st 2017, 12:01 AM 3,134 Views 0 Comments

Ireland pushed their way into the World Rugby U20 Championship final last year, but disruptions have brought expectations right down for this new crop.

Ireland not to be written off as they put injury toll behind them
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Ireland not to be written off as they put injury toll behind them

May 30th 2017, 7:00 PM 7,140 Views 8 Comments

Ireland begin their Junior World Championship campaign tomorrow but as many seven key players will watch it from the sofa.

Late addition Barron straight into Ireland side to face Italy in U20 championship opener
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Late addition Barron straight into Ireland side to face Italy in U20 championship opener

May 30th 2017, 2:17 PM 8,103 Views 5 Comments

Jack Kelly has shrugged off a shoulder injury to take up a role at fullback.

QUIZ: How well do you remember Ireland's run to last year's U20 World Championships final?
# It's Quizzness Time
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# It's Quizzness Time

QUIZ: How well do you remember Ireland's run to last year's U20 World Championships final?

May 30th 2017, 12:57 PM 11,271 Views 8 Comments

How closely were you paying attention?

Tana Umaga's nephew and more players to watch out for at the U20 World Cup
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# Next Gen

Tana Umaga's nephew and more players to watch out for at the U20 World Cup

May 30th 2017, 9:00 AM 6,660 Views 0 Comments

Here are five non-Irish players we’re looking forward to seeing in action from tomorrrow.

Kelly ready to lead Ireland U20 without the weight of captaincy on his shoulders
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Kelly ready to lead Ireland U20 without the weight of captaincy on his shoulders

May 30th 2017, 7:03 AM 4,861 Views 0 Comments

The captain for the Six Nations campaign has been nursing an injury in the lead up to this week’s World Championship.

5 players who gave a glimpse of what might come at the U20 World Championships
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5 players who gave a glimpse of what might come at the U20 World Championships

May 29th 2017, 1:50 PM 8,533 Views 0 Comments

From Maro Itoje to Beauden Barrett, several players have used the competition as a springboard.

Munster's U20 star Nash grateful for Conway and Earls' influence as he goes from strength to strength
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# Under The Wing

Munster's U20 star Nash grateful for Conway and Earls' influence as he goes from strength to strength

May 26th 2017, 1:28 AM 6,119 Views 2 Comments

Munster’s first-choice wings have made an impression on the next generation.

Trevor Brennan's son named in France U20 squad for World Championships
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# Father Figure

Trevor Brennan's son named in France U20 squad for World Championships

May 22nd 2017, 3:00 PM 28,193 Views 13 Comments

The prop is already a France international at U17 and U18 levels.

New coach, new faces as U20s go to Birr hoping to build continuity from Six Nations
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# Wolfpuppies

New coach, new faces as U20s go to Birr hoping to build continuity from Six Nations

May 18th 2017, 1:00 AM 4,032 Views 0 Comments

Flanker Paul Boyle is the latest to take over captaincy of the age grade side as they head for Georgia.