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Conor Murray Reveals “Hurt” Over Rumours Of Failed Drugs Test

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Munster and Ireland scrum-half, Conor Murray, has admitted that rumours that he failed a drugs test last season “hurt” both him and his family.  Murray missed the start of the 2018/2019 season due to a neck injury that he sustained during Ireland’s tour of Australia last summer. The decision to withhold information on his recovery led to rumours surrounding the nature …

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Murray & Farrell Return As Munster Secure Bonus-Point Win In Italy

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Munster 32 Zebre 7 Munster secured a bonus point win over an error-strewn Zebre side in Italy this evening in what was a far-from-convincing performance. Johann van Graan was forced into a change before the game with Bill Johnston replacing JJ Hanrahan due to illness but the South African will have been pleased to welcome back Chris Farrell and  Conor …

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Conor Murray To Make Munster Return This Weekend

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Conor Murray could well feature for Munster as he is named in Johann van Graan’s matchday squad for his side’s Pro14 clash with Zebre. Murray took part in full training yesterday alongside his teammates and according to the recently-released squad set to take on Zebre this weekend, we could well see the Ireland international finally return to the fold. He …

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Munster Confirm Conor Murray Has Returned To Full Training

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Munster have confirmed that Conor Murray has returned to full training as the province gear up for the return of the Guinness PRO14 where they travel to Italy this weekend to take on Zebre.  Murray, of course, has been out of action since the summer tour against Australia and his injury has been the subject of much debate, especially concerning …

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Ireland Issue Squad Update Ahead Of All Blacks Test

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Ireland have issued a squad update ahead of the eagerly-anticipated clash with the All Blacks at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.  The win over Argentina was a bruising battle and there was widespread disappointment when Joe Schmidt confirmed that Sean O’Brien broke his arm just before halftime which has ruled him out of the rest of the series. Robbie Henshaw …

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“I Just Think He’ll Play, I’m Not Saying That To Stir Trouble Or Anything”

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has explained that he believes scrum-half Conor Murray will start Ireland’s upcoming clash with the All Blacks on Saturday despite his recent injury troubles Murray is still recovering from a neck injury which has seen him absent since Ireland’s summer tour against Australia, and despite not being included in Joe Schmidt’s squad, there had …

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Joe Schmidt Hasn’t Ruled Out Conor Murray For All Blacks Test

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Sean McMahon reporting from the Aviva Stadium Joe Schmidt refused to rule out Conor Murray from joining the Ireland camp at Carton House next week as his side prepares for the visit of the All Blacks next Saturday. Murray is still recovering from the neck injury which has seen him absent since Ireland’s summer tour against the Wallabies. However, although …

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Ireland Give Update On Kearney, Murray And Leavy

Rob Kearney, Conor Murray and Dan Leavy

Rob Kearney remains a major doubt for Ireland’s clash with Argentina on Saturday after scrum coach Greg Feek confirmed that the 32-year-old has a 50% chance of being fit.  Kearney injured his shoulder in a PRO14 clash with Leinster against Benetton and as a result, was not involved in the 26-man squad which travelled to Chicago to take on Italy …

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Conor Murray Wins Midi Olympique’s World Player Of The Year

Irish scrum-half Conor Murray has been named French publication Midi Olympique‘s World Player of the Year for 2018, following his impressive performances for both Ireland and Munster. Murray starred for Joe Schmidt’s side in their incredible Six Nations Grand Slam victory and has unquestionably become one of Ireland’s most influential players. “It’s pretty special, began Murray,” speaking to Midi Olympique …

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