Monthly Archives: January 2014

6 NATIONS PREVIEW

(Before I begin I have some good news/bad news to report: Firstly the good, several Irish players, including Paul O’Connell and Leinster duo Sean O’Brien and Jaimie Heaslip, have signed contracts with the IRFU, meaning they will remain playing in … Continue reading

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LEINSTER, ULSTER AND MUNSTER QUALIFY FOR HEINEKEN QUARTERS!

*ULSTER AND MUNSTER ACHIEVE HOME QUARTER-FINALS *LEINSTER TO FACE TOULON IN QUARTERS *CONNACHT FALL AT FINAL HURDLE *STRAUSS BACK FOR LEINSTER   Well, it was almost a perfect weekend for Irish rugby: Leinster, Ulster and Munster have all qualified for the Heineken … Continue reading

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HEINEKEN CUP FINAL POOL ROUNDS

*Ulster and Munster already through to Heineken Quarter-Finals *Leinster 1 match away from qualifying for Quarters *Connacht have chance to qualify for Amlin (Heineken B) Quarters *Ulster now concentrating on getting home quarter-final Well, it was another great weekend for the … Continue reading

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HEINEKEN ROUND 5 PREVIEW

Well, the Heineken Cup returns this weekend and it’s getting very close to the knock-out stages! In fact, this is the penultimate series of matches for the teams, with only 1 weekend left before we get to the quarter-final rounds. … Continue reading

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2013 PROVINCIAL RECAP: ULSTER

*O’Brien to miss 6 Nations *Ulster have best record in Heineken so far this season *Ulster 5th in Rabo table, with 7 wins and 4 losses *Ulster face Munster on Jan 3rd. Munster top Rabo table with 10 wins and … Continue reading

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