Peter Claffey

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Joey Carbery: moved from Leinster to Munster

The memories remain vivid but professional sport permits but the briefest pause to enjoy success. Leinster’s record breaking double of Champions Cup a(...)

Nigel Carolan has welcomed five first years into the Connacht academy for 2016/17. Photograph: Inpho

Connacht have recruited three of the Ireland Under-20 side who made history by reaching the world championship final into their academy for the 2016/1(...)

Ireland’s Cillian Gallagher drives for the line during the Under-20 Six Nations match against Scotland at Donnybrook. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

Ireland U-20 26 Scotland U-20 18 Ireland won and in the immediate aftermath won’t care too much about the aesthetics as the victory secured a third p(...)

Ireland’s scrum-half Stephen Kerins under pressure during his side’s defeat to France. Photograph: AFP

France Under-20s 34 Ireland Under-20s 13 Ireland’s Under 20’s Six Nations title hopes look to have been lost in Narbonne after being outmuscled by (...)

Ireland’s Will Connors is tackled by Harrison Keddie of Wales during the Under 20 Six Nations clash at Donnybrook. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Ireland Under-20s 24 Wales Under 20s 35 This defeat will smart, Ireland left to reflect on the number of points, 21 or thereabouts, that they (...)

Nigel Carolan has named his 30-man squad for the 2016 Under-20s Six Nations. Photograph: Inpho

Nigel Carolan has named his Ireland Under-20s squad for the 2016 Six Nations. Four players in the 30-man party remain from last year’s competition - (...)

Ireland under-19s beat France 13-10 in Marcoussis. Photograph: FFR

Ireland beat France 13-10 in the first of two Under-19 internationals between the countries at the French training base of Marcoussis, just outside Pa(...)