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Lions Tour 2017 Predictions

Lions Tour 2017 Predictions

By Dylan Goodman With the Six Nations now over, England claiming a bittersweet title despite their loss to Ireland in the final round, heads are turning to the next major international event, the Lions Tour in June. The big question being, who should be on the team to face the mighty All Blacks? Whittling all

Rugby Review 2016

Image Source by Eoin Togher The rugby year of 2016 has been a very interesting one, from shocking victories like Ireland beating New Zealand for the first time and Connacht winning the Guinness Pro 12 (their first ever trophy) the year has certainly been one to remember. Even locally in Mayo, it’s been a very

Connacht Boosted By Matt Healy Return

Image Source by Aodán Boland Matt Healy is set to return to Connacht for their clash against Benetton Treviso on Saturday, after a two-month absence after breaking his hand against Edinburgh in September. International players Finlay Bealham, Ultan Dillane, Kieran Marmion and Niyi Adeolokun are all on a week’s break following their return from the national

Connacht vs Scarlets preview

  Image: www.rte.ie   By Eoin Togher This Saturday, September 24th, Connacht will clash with Scarlets at Parc y Scarlets, where both teams will be hoping to get their first win of the season. Connacht have had a strange week; their game against Zebre was abandoned at half-time due to a thunderstorm. They were trailing