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#Wasps

# wasps - October October 2022

Wasps administrators confirm offer accepted for stricken club
# Financial Lifeline
From The42
# Financial Lifeline

Wasps administrators confirm offer accepted for stricken club

Oct 30th 2022, 6:04 PM 10,150 Views 3 Comments

The offer is only for the men’s rugby team and youth academy.

Wasps to be relegated from the Premiership after RFU confirms club’s suspension
# Stung
From The42
# Stung

Wasps to be relegated from the Premiership after RFU confirms club’s suspension

Oct 28th 2022, 8:07 PM 4,474 Views 16 Comments

The Coventry-based club are the second team to be relegated from the top tier this season.

John Ryan looks set to close in on 200 Munster appearances after returning from Wasps
# Second Coming
From The42
# Second Coming

John Ryan looks set to close in on 200 Munster appearances after returning from Wasps

Oct 25th 2022, 4:09 PM 6,055 Views 4 Comments

The 34-year-old is in contention to play against Ulster as he edges closer to the milestone.

English rugby giants Wasps enter administration with 167 employees made redundant
# Uncertainty
From The42
# Uncertainty

English rugby giants Wasps enter administration with 167 employees made redundant

Updated Oct 17th 2022, 5:14 PM 23,792 Views 15 Comments

Wasps were suspended from the English top flight last week after saying they were ‘likely’ to enter administration.

England's rugby chiefs accelerate plans to strengthen top-flight finances amid club crises
# Financial Meltdown
From The42
# Financial Meltdown

England's rugby chiefs accelerate plans to strengthen top-flight finances amid club crises

Oct 13th 2022, 5:32 PM 6,439 Views 0 Comments

Wasps said on Wednesday they were now likely to join Worcester in going into administration.

# wasps - This year 2022

English club rugby reeling after Wasps join Worcester in fight for survival
# Crisis
From The42
# Crisis

English club rugby reeling after Wasps join Worcester in fight for survival

Sep 22nd 2022, 8:24 AM 11,599 Views 10 Comments

Both English clubs are being pursued for unpaid tax and have been served with winding-up orders by Britain’s Revenue authorities.

Ireland hooker Moloney included in impressive list of new arrivals at Exeter Chiefs
# New Chapter
From The42
# New Chapter

Ireland hooker Moloney included in impressive list of new arrivals at Exeter Chiefs

Jul 20th 2022, 5:13 PM 3,947 Views 2 Comments

The 29-year-old joins from Wasps ahead of the 2022/23 season.

Hospital installs hives to ease children’s bee and wasp sting fears
# Cork University Hospital
# Cork University Hospital

Hospital installs hives to ease children’s bee and wasp sting fears

Jul 10th 2022, 1:19 PM 15,032 Views 13 Comments

Cork University Hospital has become home to tens of thousands of honeybees.

Ireland international John Ryan to leave Munster at end of the season
# Wasps
From The42
# Wasps

Ireland international John Ryan to leave Munster at end of the season

Apr 4th 2022, 12:49 PM 21,294 Views 17 Comments

The prop leaves to join Premiership side Wasps.

Wasps thank Munster and University Hospital Limerick as Young discharged
# Good News
From The42
# Good News

Wasps thank Munster and University Hospital Limerick as Young discharged

Jan 24th 2022, 3:04 PM 16,769 Views 2 Comments

The Wales international was brought to hospital after sustaining an injury in yesterday’s Champions Cup clash.

De Allende remains sidelined as Munster send Scannell for scan
# Injury Update
From The42
# Injury Update

De Allende remains sidelined as Munster send Scannell for scan

Jan 17th 2022, 5:24 PM 9,474 Views 9 Comments

Jason Jenkins, Chris Cloete, and Calvin Nash are all back in team training.

# wasps - Last year 2021

Shields' four-week ban after red card against Munster overturned on appeal
# No Ban
From The42
# No Ban

Shields' four-week ban after red card against Munster overturned on appeal

Dec 17th 2021, 1:15 PM 12,358 Views 9 Comments

Shields had been suspended for four weeks but that has been struck off after his appeal.

'That game will be important to me when I retire. That'll be one you remember'
# Kick On
From The42
# Kick On

'That game will be important to me when I retire. That'll be one you remember'

Dec 14th 2021, 6:15 AM 9,320 Views 6 Comments

Munster captain Peter O’Mahony is keen for his team to kick on against Castres.

This magical Munster mission to Coventry has energised the province
# Good Start
From The42
# Good Start

This magical Munster mission to Coventry has energised the province

Dec 13th 2021, 6:00 AM 8,714 Views 8 Comments

The travelling support made their voices heard before, during, and after the win over Wasps.

'The young lads were so calm and composed.. it was a unique opportunity'
# Pathway
From The42
# Pathway

'The young lads were so calm and composed.. it was a unique opportunity'

Dec 12th 2021, 8:10 PM 16,022 Views 5 Comments

Munster academy boss Ian Costello deserves major credit for his role in the past fortnight.

'It has been a mental experience, but I couldn't be prouder of the lads'
# Captain
From The42
# Captain

'It has been a mental experience, but I couldn't be prouder of the lads'

Dec 12th 2021, 6:48 PM 19,675 Views 22 Comments

Peter O’Mahony is a proud man after his side’s win over Wasps.

Munster's young guns thrill in wild and wonderful bonus-point win over Wasps
# Stand Up And Fight
From The42
# Stand Up And Fight

Munster's young guns thrill in wild and wonderful bonus-point win over Wasps

Dec 12th 2021, 5:10 PM 55,958 Views 65 Comments

The southern province overcame their major disruptions to beat the 14-man hosts in Coventry.

Wasps forced into changes against Munster after positive Covid-19 tests
# Disruption
From The42
# Disruption

Wasps forced into changes against Munster after positive Covid-19 tests

Dec 12th 2021, 12:17 PM 16,100 Views 3 Comments

The English club have had a late setback before their clash in Coventry.

Munster out to write another riveting chapter in their European history
# Coventry Crew
From The42
# Coventry Crew

Munster out to write another riveting chapter in their European history

Dec 12th 2021, 6:00 AM 7,422 Views 7 Comments

Johann van Graan’s men are missing 34 senior players for this afternoon’s clash with Wasps.

Munster name 5 debutants for Wasps game, 7 more uncapped players on bench
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Munster name 5 debutants for Wasps game, 7 more uncapped players on bench

Dec 10th 2021, 12:09 PM 19,933 Views 16 Comments

None of the 34 senior players who were on the recent trip to South Africa are involved.

This has been one of POM's most interesting captaining challenges
# Skipper
From The42
# Skipper

This has been one of POM's most interesting captaining challenges

Dec 10th 2021, 8:44 AM 5,106 Views 2 Comments

The 32-year-old says it has been about keeping things as “cool and chilled as possible.”

'It's going to be one of Munster's greatest wins. I have no doubt'
# Backing
From The42
# Backing

'It's going to be one of Munster's greatest wins. I have no doubt'

Dec 10th 2021, 5:30 AM 7,932 Views 12 Comments

Billy Holland believes his former team-mates will do a job in Coventry.

'I was probably at my lowest confidence I've ever been at as an international'
# Hall Of Fame
From The42
# Hall Of Fame

'I was probably at my lowest confidence I've ever been at as an international'

Dec 9th 2021, 8:34 AM 6,951 Views 0 Comments

Claire Molloy has been inducted into the Guinness Rugby Writers of Ireland Hall of Fame.

'I trained with a guy who was born in 2004... Earlsie could have been his father!'
# Fresh Faces
From The42
# Fresh Faces

'I trained with a guy who was born in 2004... Earlsie could have been his father!'

Dec 8th 2021, 3:22 PM 16,967 Views 8 Comments

Munster captain Peter O’Mahony has been impressed by the young players at training.

How are the Irish provinces' opponents shaping up for Europe?
# Champions Cup
From The42
# Champions Cup

How are the Irish provinces' opponents shaping up for Europe?

Updated Dec 6th 2021, 8:21 PM 20,665 Views 15 Comments

Bath, Clermont, Stade Français, and Wasps provide the opposition this weekend.

Munster boosted by return of tighthead Salanoa ahead of Wasps clash
# Prop Stocks
From The42
# Prop Stocks

Munster boosted by return of tighthead Salanoa ahead of Wasps clash

Dec 6th 2021, 5:25 PM 9,590 Views 2 Comments

The 24-year-old has yet to start a game for the southern province.

All indications are that Munster's clash with Wasps will go ahead as scheduled
# Options
From The42
# Options

All indications are that Munster's clash with Wasps will go ahead as scheduled

Nov 29th 2021, 4:56 PM 13,206 Views 14 Comments

The bulk of Johann van Graan’s senior squad are still in South Africa.

'It was instantly obvious to me that she was a player ahead of her time'
# True Great
From The42
# True Great

'It was instantly obvious to me that she was a player ahead of her time'

Oct 30th 2021, 8:00 AM 28,516 Views 4 Comments

Claire Molloy made a huge impact for Ireland over the course of 74 caps.

Meath's Monaghan eager for another shot after Ireland debut
# IQ
From The42
# IQ

Meath's Monaghan eager for another shot after Ireland debut

Sep 17th 2021, 6:00 AM 3,358 Views 0 Comments

The second row started playing rugby in Brighton.

'It's an unbelievable privilege to play professional sport, but there are ups and downs'
# Next Chapter
From The42
# Next Chapter

'It's an unbelievable privilege to play professional sport, but there are ups and downs'

Jan 24th 2021, 8:00 AM 33,397 Views 5 Comments

Brendan Macken has retired at the age of 29 after a career with Leinster, Wasps, and London Irish.

# wasps - All time

Wasps see off 14-man Montpellier to top Champions Cup pool
# Stinging
From The42
# Stinging

Wasps see off 14-man Montpellier to top Champions Cup pool

Dec 18th 2020, 11:12 PM 5,567 Views 7 Comments

Over to you, Leinster…

Wasps missing 11 players for Premiership final against Exeter Chiefs
# That'll Sting
From The42
# That'll Sting

Wasps missing 11 players for Premiership final against Exeter Chiefs

Oct 22nd 2020, 4:22 PM 8,836 Views 0 Comments

Wasps’ participation in the Twickenham showpiece was in jeopardy due to a number of players testing positive for coronavirus.

Wasps given all-clear to play in Premiership final following coronavirus cases
# Final Hurdle
From The42
# Final Hurdle

Wasps given all-clear to play in Premiership final following coronavirus cases

Oct 21st 2020, 9:37 AM 4,173 Views 3 Comments

Wasps’ place in the showpiece finale had been in doubt after 11 positive coronavirus tests.

Wasps blitz Bristol to reach first Premiership final for three years
# On The Brink
From The42
# On The Brink

Wasps blitz Bristol to reach first Premiership final for three years

Oct 10th 2020, 4:43 PM 8,331 Views 3 Comments

It was Wasps’ 12th victory in their last 13 Premiership games under head coach Lee Blackett and a huge blow for former Connacht coach, Pat Lam.

'I feel like I've been punched in the face quite a few times,' says Geordan Murphy after Leicester low-point
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

'I feel like I've been punched in the face quite a few times,' says Geordan Murphy after Leicester low-point

Sep 9th 2020, 10:46 PM 12,174 Views 7 Comments

Tonight’s 54-7 defeat to Wasps comes as the worst of the Irishman’s Welford Road career.

Three Premiership clubs confirm 25% pay cuts during league suspension
# Finances
From The42
# Finances

Three Premiership clubs confirm 25% pay cuts during league suspension

Mar 20th 2020, 3:25 PM 7,556 Views 6 Comments

Saracens have also asked staff to take a pay reduction.

Wasps announce Dai Young has left after nine years with the club
# Exit Door
From The42
# Exit Door

Wasps announce Dai Young has left after nine years with the club

Feb 18th 2020, 1:28 PM 7,725 Views 7 Comments

Irishman Ian Costello remains part of the club’s coaching staff.

Kidney's London Irish make winning Premiership return at Wasps
# Back From Exile
From The42
# Back From Exile

Kidney's London Irish make winning Premiership return at Wasps

Oct 20th 2019, 7:08 PM 16,397 Views 21 Comments

Wasps fell just short in their comeback bid as Declan Kidney and Les Kiss’ men made a winning start in their return to the top flight.

Have we reached 'peak wasp'? Here's what to do if the flying pests are wrecking your buzz
# Buzz Buzz
# Buzz Buzz

Have we reached 'peak wasp'? Here's what to do if the flying pests are wrecking your buzz

Aug 7th 2019, 7:00 PM 50,008 Views 29 Comments

Bright clothes, shampoo and ice cream are all contributing factors, Billy Flynn from the Irish Wildlife Trust says.

Ex-France captain Ibañez to be les Bleus manager after World Cup
# Hooker
From The42
# Hooker

Ex-France captain Ibañez to be les Bleus manager after World Cup

Apr 26th 2019, 11:36 AM 5,726 Views 5 Comments

The 98-times capped hooker has been lined up by Bernard Laporte.

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