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Harlequins’ Kyle Sinckler To Be Named In Lions Squad As Surprise Bolter [Report]

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 26: Kyle Sinckler of England runs with the ball during the RBS Six Nations match between England and Italy at Twickenham Stadium on February 26, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

In all of the bolter predictions for Warren Gatland’s Lions announcement on Wednesday, few (if any) would have thought to include Kyle Sinckler. The  24-year-old Harlequins prop, who made his England debut under Eddie Jones late last year but hasn’t started in any of his eight international appearances thus far, is reported to have done enough to impress Gatland ahead of …

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Ultan Dillane – Impact Sub Or Pending Starter?

When Johnny Sexton replaced Ronan O’Gara as Ireland’s first-choice fly-half in the third round of the 2010 Six Nations it was time for some new blood in the Irish backline. Sexton had been patiently biding his time behind O’Gara who was less than 12 months removed from booting Ireland to their first grand slam triumph in 61 years. Sexton had …

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Munster v Leinster Teams Named – Henshaw And O’Mahony Set To Start


Munster and Leinster have both named their teams for this weekend’s interprovincial derby at the Aviva Stadium. Robbie Henshaw is set to make his Leinster debut at inside centre, while Ireland flanker Peter O’Mahony will make his return to the Munster starting XV after coming off the bench in the Reds win over over Zebre last weekend. Leinster Head Coach Leo Cullen …

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Murray And Stander Headline Six Changes To Munster Starting XV

Munster Rugby Squad Training, UL, Limerick 14/9/2016 Conor Murray Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Munster welcome back Ireland internationals Conor Murray and Keith Earls to the Munster starting XV to play the Dragons in Rodney Parade on Saturday, with captain CJ Stander also making his first start of the season after coming off the bench last Friday in his season debut against Cardiff. Murray and Earls return after missing the opening two rounds of the PRO12 due …

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The Ireland Rugby Form XV

Thoughts of the disappointing World Cup for Ireland won’t subside. The provinces struggled desperately on the opening weekends in Europe with key players failing to haul themselves out of their own personal malaise. With the first round of interprovincial clashes just completed its time to take stock and assess the options available to Joe Schmidt ahead of next year’s Six …

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