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# up-against-it - This year 2022

Giovanni van Bronckhorst: Rangers cannot compete with Champions League’s best
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Giovanni van Bronckhorst: Rangers cannot compete with Champions League’s best

Sep 7th 2022, 10:41 PM 5,782 Views 2 Comments

The Light Blues suffered a 4-0 defeat by Ajax in their first group game in 12 years.

Ireland face tough task in U20s Summer Series as Covid and injuries derail preparations
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Ireland face tough task in U20s Summer Series as Covid and injuries derail preparations

Jun 18th 2022, 7:15 AM 4,301 Views 1 Comment

Head coach Richie Murphy is missing a number of key players as his squad prepare for a challenging tournament in Italy.

Sharks will relish opportunity to take down experimental Leinster selection
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Sharks will relish opportunity to take down experimental Leinster selection

Apr 23rd 2022, 7:15 AM 5,582 Views 1 Comment

Leo Cullen’s side will have to battle Springbok internationals and challenging conditions in Durban today.

Friend calls on Connacht's internationals to set the tone across Leinster double-header
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Friend calls on Connacht's internationals to set the tone across Leinster double-header

Apr 6th 2022, 7:00 AM 5,332 Views 4 Comments

The province host Leo Cullen’s side in Galway in the first leg of the Champions Cup round of 16 this weekend.

Ireland look to mix skills with smarts as they brace for major test in France
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Ireland look to mix skills with smarts as they brace for major test in France

Apr 2nd 2022, 8:45 AM 8,290 Views 3 Comments

Greg McWilliams’ side take on an impressive French team in Toulouse today.

'You're in survival mode and shipping big defeats. My heart goes out to the boys'
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'You're in survival mode and shipping big defeats. My heart goes out to the boys'

Feb 15th 2022, 6:55 AM 8,321 Views 0 Comments

Offaly and Laois lost to Cork and Waterford by a combined 52 points last weekend.

# up-against-it - Last year 2021

Cardiff in ‘surreal situation’ ahead of European Cup clash with champions Toulouse
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Cardiff in ‘surreal situation’ ahead of European Cup clash with champions Toulouse

Dec 7th 2021, 4:59 PM 8,773 Views 1 Comment

The Blues are preparing to face last season’s Champions Cup winners with more than 30 players currently in isolation.

Farah to make last-gasp effort to qualify for Olympics
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Farah to make last-gasp effort to qualify for Olympics

Jun 14th 2021, 2:19 PM 4,629 Views 2 Comments

Farah won the 5,000m-10,000m double at the 2012 London Olympics and repeated the feat in 2016.

Real Madrid break down stubborn Getafe to narrow gap on leaders Atletico
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Real Madrid break down stubborn Getafe to narrow gap on leaders Atletico

Feb 10th 2021, 12:38 AM 1,911 Views 0 Comments

Real’s city neighbours lead the league by five points but also have two games in hand.

# up-against-it - All time

'George is looking good' - England out-half Ford fit to face Ireland after Achilles injury
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'George is looking good' - England out-half Ford fit to face Ireland after Achilles injury

Nov 18th 2020, 2:57 PM 5,629 Views 3 Comments

Eddie Jones names his team tomorrow morning.

Ireland's bid for T20 World Cup qualification suffers shock setback at the hands of Canada
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Ireland's bid for T20 World Cup qualification suffers shock setback at the hands of Canada

Oct 23rd 2019, 3:38 PM 4,058 Views 2 Comments

They will need to win their remaining two group games and hope for favourable results elsewhere in order to achieve automatic qualification.

Watch: Disaster for Ireland as New Zealand strike for three early tries
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Watch: Disaster for Ireland as New Zealand strike for three early tries

Oct 19th 2019, 11:54 AM 16,313 Views 100 Comments

Ireland have been left with a mountain to climb after New Zealand raced into a 17-0 lead in Tokyo.

'It'll be 23 of us against 40,000': Sexton taking lesson from Saracens for raid in Glasgow's back garden
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'It'll be 23 of us against 40,000': Sexton taking lesson from Saracens for raid in Glasgow's back garden

May 24th 2019, 7:45 PM 21,486 Views 15 Comments

Leinster’s captain is ready to make a mark after a not-very-enjoyable stint on the bench last week.

Celtic's Europa League hopes dented by defeat in Germany
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Celtic's Europa League hopes dented by defeat in Germany

Oct 25th 2018, 8:08 PM 5,434 Views 2 Comments

Brendan Rodgers’ side were beaten 2-0 by RB Leipzig.

'We want to go out there, stick our chests out and show what we are about'
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'We want to go out there, stick our chests out and show what we are about'

Jun 26th 2018, 6:53 PM 7,767 Views 0 Comments

Ireland need a spark in the Twenty20 format, and are targeting a huge scalp with India in town this week.

'This is the first time in a while Scotland have players that can really hurt us'
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'This is the first time in a while Scotland have players that can really hurt us'

Mar 17th 2016, 7:00 AM 5,185 Views 4 Comments

Leamy wants big-game battle from Ireland’s emerging back-row to counteract Vern Cotter’s improving side

Payback on Irish minds as they seek to break France hoodoo
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Payback on Irish minds as they seek to break France hoodoo

Feb 13th 2016, 9:00 AM 2,570 Views 3 Comments

Fly-half Caughey putting Olympic dreams on hold with a Six Nations crown to defend.

Farrell dropped as England chase Springboks
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Farrell dropped as England chase Springboks

Jun 14th 2012, 1:36 PM 346 Views 0 Comments

Stuart Lancaster has shuffled his back line with only Ben Youngs and Chris Ashton retaining their position.