The Season Of Expectation

When the Summer internationals wrap up, the all-absorbing FIFA World Cup comes to a close and you’re left anticipating the return of the regular rugby season, you begin to dream of what could be. Could this be the season we go that bit further? Is there something different about us this time around? As Munster … More The Season Of Expectation

Don’t Stop Me Now: Munster 2017/2018 Season Preview

AS I STRUTTED my way to the Thomond turnstiles last January, Queen’s ‘Don’t Stop Me Now’ fittingly boomed from the heart of the fortress. The men in red had been stopped just once in their previous ten games, were just off the back of two derby wins and ready to steamroll the visiting Racing 92 … More Don’t Stop Me Now: Munster 2017/2018 Season Preview

CARDIFF CALLING: Munster Vs Cardiff Blues Preview

Written by Conal Lane Well the winning streak that stretched back as far as December and encompassed some typical Munster performances is over, shit happens I guess. A spirited second half performance from the Scarlets condemned the men in red to only a third PRO12 defeat of the season. More concerning for the outstandingly named … More CARDIFF CALLING: Munster Vs Cardiff Blues Preview

SENIOR CUP SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: Glenstal Vs Ardscoil

hursday Limerick’s City Cup Champs take on Ard Scoil on Thursday at 2:30 and it’s live on Eir Sport. Glenstal started off with a comfortable 27-10 win over St.Clements in the first round before reaching the semis with another convincing win over Rockwell. They in fact look the most likely to defeat heavy favourites PBC, but … More SENIOR CUP SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: Glenstal Vs Ardscoil

Super Rugby 2017: Team by Team Guide

   All predicted finishes refer to the overall table while the top two read as champions and runners up in the knockout stage also.  Blues Star Man: Sonny Bill Williams One To Watch: Rieko Ioane Predicted Finish: 6th Best Thing About Them: Sonny Bill or their jersey. Maybe Sonny Bill in the jersey. Super Haka Fans: Ronan Calvert, Conor Hayes, … More Super Rugby 2017: Team by Team Guide