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Jacob Stockdale Is The 2018 NatWest 6 Nations Player Of The Championship

Jacob Stockdale has been named the NatWest 6 Nations Player of the Championship after scoring a record seven tries during Ireland’s Grand Slam campaign.  Stockdale has shown remarkable progress in international rugby since making his debut for Ireland during the tour of the USA and Japan last summer. Stockdale, who scored against England, Italy, Scotland and Wales during this year’s Championship, …

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Austin Healey Accuses Ireland Of “Playacting” In Win Over England

Former England scrum-half and current TV pundit, Austin Healey, has accused Ireland of “playacting” in their victory over England at Twickenham on Saturday. Ireland secured a dominant 14-25 victory at the home of English rugby to secure just their third Grand Slam in their history. The plaudits for Joe Schmidt’s side have come from far and wide and although Healey …

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The Difference In Game Time Between Ireland And England’s Top Players Is Startling

The post-mortem into England’s fifth-place finish in this year’s Six Nations is well underway and one of the main reasons which is being discussed is the load being put on some of England’s top stars. With the Lions tour taking place last summer, which extended the 2017/18 season for all those involved, there was concern surrounding the welfare of those players …

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Our Team Of The Six Nations Has A Grand Slam Feel To It

The Six Nations is over for another year and Ireland have won the Triple Crown, the competition and of course, the Grand Slam. Ireland will be brimming with confidence as they now look towards a June summer series against the Wallabies while Wales and Scotland will be relatively content with their three wins apiece, knowing that they showed some great …

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Ireland Close The Gap On New Zealand At The Top Of The World Rankings

With many Irish supporters waking up this morning perhaps a little worse for wear due to the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, they can at least take some comfort in knowing that Ireland are Grand Slam champions for 2018. The manner in which Ireland won their third Six Nations championship in five years was very impressive – their performances were based …

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Eddie Jones: Ireland Are An “Excellent Team.”

Sean McMahon reporting from Twickenham.  Eddie Jones was clearly dejected in his post-match media duties as he saw his side slump to a third successive defeat and in doing so, handed the Grand Slam to Ireland. Jones will have plenty of time to mull things over and plan ahead over the next few months before his side travel to South …

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Joe Schmidt Gives His Take On Eddie Jones’ Team Selection

Sean McMahon reporting from Carton House. Joe Schmidt spoke to a packed room of media this afternoon as he named his Ireland team to take on England at Twickenham on Saturday. It was no surprise that the room was as full as we have seen during this Six Nations, considering Ireland are on the verge of securing just their third …

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