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Sean O’Brien Reveals Details Of Phone Conversation With Warren Gatland

On Monday afternoon, the rugby world was rocked by some explosive comments from Warren Gatland as the Welsh coach announced that he would never again take charge of the Lions and that he ‘hated’ his recent experience with the Tourists.  In making his announcement, Gatland also stated that he had been heavily affected by recent comments made by Ireland’s Sean …

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Watch: Martin O’Neill Reacts To Ireland Drawing Denmark In The World Cup Play-Offs

On Tuesday afternoon, the nation of Ireland held its breath as FIFA kicked off the official draw for the 2018 World Cup playoffs… Heading into the proceedings, Ireland were looking at four potential opponents with Croatia, Denmark, Italy and Switzerland all listed as possibilities for Martin O’Neill’s men. With Ireland unseeded, all four of the teams mentioned were ranked higher …

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Watch: Passage West GAA Latest To Lose Stand To Hurricane Ophelia

Passage West GAA is the latest sports ground to be seriously damaged by Hurricane Ophelia… Hurricane Ophelia is currently tearing up the west coast of Ireland and leaving a lot of destruction in its wake. Earlier today, we reported on the severe damage caused by the storm at Cork City’s Turner’s Cross stadium. However, that was just a glimpse into the …

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Watch: Great Tackle Or Yellow Card? – Owen Farrell Causes Debate With Huge Hit Vs Northampton

What a hit this was… Owen Farrell caused one hell of a debate during Saracens eight-try demolition of Northampton over the weekend. Smashing Ben Foden with a heavy tackle, Farrell was swiftly accosted by Teimana Harrison who clearly felt the England international had used excessive force in the hit. However, having reviewed the footage with the TMO, the referee deemed …

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Watch: Ugly Footage Suggests Francois Louw Could Be Facing A Pretty Big Ban

Some incriminating footage from Bath’s clash with Benetton has just surfaced on Twitter and it doesn’t look very good for South African flanker, Francois Louw. Bath kicked off their Champions Cup campaign with a 23-0 victory over Benetton on Saturday. However, it wasn’t all smooth sailing for the English side as they struggled against a gritty and determined Italian outfit …

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Conor McGregor Finally Drops Ingenious Response To Tony Ferguson’s UFC 216 Win

After Conor McGregor stated that he was looking forward to watching the interim lightweight title bout between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee at UFC 216, fans have been eagerly awaiting the Irishman’s response to ‘El Cucuy’s’ victory. Speaking on the MMA Hour on Monday night, Ferguson slated the Irishman for remaining silent in the wake of his performance, even suggesting …

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Conor McGregor Fan Pens Epic Rant Slating Diaz Trilogy

Despite the fact that it is currently the heavy favourite for Conor McGregor’s comeback bout, there seems to be a huge lash back against the highly mooted Nate Diaz trilogy bout. On Wednesday, Conor McGregor seemed to finally confirm that his post-Mayweather celebrations were over and he had returned to SBG Ireland for training. A post shared by Conor McGregor …

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John Kavanagh Forced To Clarify Position On McGregor Comeback After Heavy Criticism

After Tony Ferguson claimed the Interim Lightweight Title at UFC 216 last weekend, the 33-year-old stated on multiple occasions that he is going to ‘expose’ Conor McGregor when the Irishman finally returns to the Octagon.  However, despite the fact that an interim belt would normally guarantee the holder a shot at the undisputed crown, Ferguson is not so sure of …

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