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Ireland’s Tadhg Beirne: ‘I think I’ve definitely improved over the course of the last few weeks.’ Photograph:  Billy Stickland/Inpho

Tadhg Beirne’s decision to relocate from Llanelli to Munster in 2018 was with playing for Ireland and this World Cup in mind. Ironically, part of the (...)

 Ulster head coach Dan McFarland: “For us attack is a good form of defence.” Photograph:  Bryan Keane/Inpho

It looks rather ominous already as Ulster prepare to open their back-to-back rounds in the Champions Cup, on Friday night, at the regularly unforgivin(...)

Scarlets forward Tadhg Beirne  makes his way to the field prior to the Pro14 match against Leinster  at the RDS Arena in Dublin in February 2018. Photograph: Seb Daly/Sportsfile via Getty Images

Any player who retains hope of wearing the green jersey while contracted to British or French clubs should pay closer attention to Tadhg Beirne’s two (...)

Sexton and Murray celebrate Dan Leavy’s try. Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Rob Kearney Beaten in the air by Dan Biggar but fingertips caught George North’s coat-tails at a crucial moment while the sliced drop goal, instead o(...)

Martin Anayi, chief executive of  Guinness PRO14 Rugby. “You can continue making this tournament bigger, better, make it more relevant.” Photograph: INPHO/Gary Carr

It’s that time of year again. The hurling final is upon us. Electric Picnic brings the curtain down on summer revelry. Cork and Belfast turnstiles jus(...)

Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn (left)  with Glastonbury festival founder Michael Eavis on the Pyramid Stage  on Worthy Farm near the village of Pilton in Somerset, southwest England,  June 24th, 2017. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images

Jeremy Corbyn spoke of his hopes for an end to people living on “the margins of society, euphemistically known as the Fourth World” in a speech focuse(...)

Donncha O’Callaghan with his wife Jenny arriving at the wedding of Brian O’Driscoll and Amy Huberman in 2010. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

It may not have been a great weekend for Munster, who were trounced in the final of the Guinness Pro12 by Llanelli Scarlets, but for one of the provin(...)