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by shanec40
Tue Aug 27, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The O'fficial Irish Rugby Thread

https://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2019/082 ... up-report/

Jones looks like to be linking up with rassie again for the world cup
by shanec40
Fri Aug 16, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingn ... 44271.html
this would be interesting pitch has been in shit since it was put in but the new pitch may be up to it .
by shanec40
Sat Sep 29, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

dont think we will see o mahony next week
by shanec40
Sat Sep 29, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

what about the pass in the tackle by Williams that says it all really . :D
by shanec40
Sun Jul 29, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Offical GAA Thread
Replies: 9574
Views: 496325

Re: The Offical GAA Thread

Clare should have wrapped it up in the first half of extra time a pitty , the Munster league this year is showing reward now with 3 teams in the semi's, and all team's have played 2 or 3 high standard games before the semi's so have a bit more match fitness, if game is replayed in Thurles i would ha...
by shanec40
Mon Mar 12, 2018 11:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official England v Ireland, GS Patrick's day KO @ 14:45
Replies: 1781
Views: 58729

Re: Official England v Ireland, GS Patrick's day KO @ 14:45

Ireland will need to look at trying to score from deeper I.E. outside the 22 as England are probably the team set up, to stop Ireland inside the 22 or on the line. but i think once Ireland get into the 22 keep it tight and go looking for a few penalties keep the score board ticking over. the score c...
by shanec40
Mon Mar 12, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Would Earls have tackled Hogg if that pass had stuck.
Replies: 160
Views: 6759

Re: Would Earls have tackled Hogg if that pass had stuck.

why did Barnes not call it a forward pass ?
as jones passed the ball in front of the 22 line and ends up in the 22 ,
but it was a great tackle by sexton to force it.
by shanec40
Thu Feb 22, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

FYI free parking tomorrow night in the black ash park and ride as Cork v Waterford game also on at same time in turners cross,
as the Munster v Glasgow game .
by shanec40
Sat Feb 03, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: New Bok Coach and Bok news for 2018
Replies: 667
Views: 35771

Re: New Bok Coach and Bok news for 2018 - CONFIRMED AC GONE!

badmannotinjapan wrote:But seriously, why did it take so long for this process yo happen. All and sundry knew he was gooooooooooooing, why delay it until February?
true its not like he did not know it was going to happen .
by shanec40
Sat Feb 03, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Flametop wrote:Not sure who to cheer for between Wales and Scotland.
Wales going under the radar this year i think they have developed some dept as a force of hand with the injures they have had,
wales to win.
by shanec40
Sat Feb 03, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Biggest grudge match this 6N
Replies: 28
Views: 2353

Re: Biggest grudge match this 6N

gatland has made it an Irish v welsh thing over the past number of years,
and Jones has rubbed everybody up the wrong way the past 2 seasons .
so take your pick .
by shanec40
Mon Oct 16, 2017 8:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: "Hurricane's" a-coming. Stay strong Ireland
Replies: 786
Views: 40687

Re: "Hurricane's" a-coming. Stay strong Ireland

power outages already in Cork and Kerry parts of kilarney Bishoptown and ballincollig.
by shanec40
Tue Jan 24, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

so with the 3 lads coming to Munster next season ,
can we say both saili and taute are out the door ,
and keatly going to France or do's his contract run longer than this year .
by shanec40
Sun Jan 15, 2017 4:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Mobs and Mafia
Replies: 37
Views: 2938

Re: Mobs and Mafia

this is a very good read history of the Irish mob on the US

https://www.amazon.com/Paddy-Whacked-Un ... 0060590033


TJ English has a lot of very good books
by shanec40
Sat Jan 07, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: [Champions Cup] Racing 92 vs Munster Rugby
Replies: 126
Views: 7614

Re: [Champions Cup] Racing 92 vs Munster Rugby

ryan has been a monster so far
by shanec40
Sat Jan 07, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: O$prey$ v Connacht
Replies: 55
Views: 3452

Re: O$prey$ v Connacht

baker looks like his going to be no 8 for wales next month .
by shanec40
Sun Nov 20, 2016 11:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

just looking at the new Zealand second and back row tackle count this is where the game was won by the look of things Tackles missed B RetallickL 17 3 S WhitelockL 20 1 K ReadN8 17 1 A SaveaR 15 1 L SquireF 14 1 when was the last time NZ where out passed and made more tackles than the team they wher...
by shanec40
Sat Sep 17, 2016 6:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

with Munster been so light in centers where is ivan dineen is he injured or just been over looked?
by shanec40
Fri Aug 05, 2016 8:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Attn Cork lads
Replies: 36
Views: 1855

Re: Attn Cork lads

you will struggle to get a decent house on the south side for 150-200k unless it's a former council house, saying that there are plenty of small house and apartments if its just you and the wife you will get something for that price range, Douglas has all you need . glanmire carrigaline monkestown a...
by shanec40
Sat May 28, 2016 6:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Guinness Pro 12 Final Thread
Replies: 887
Views: 15430

Re: The Official Guinness Pro 12 Final Thread

this has to be the Irish blue print going forward dillane is a beast .
by shanec40
Sat May 07, 2016 10:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Mccaw: Aki best centre ever
Replies: 72
Views: 3314

Re: Mccaw: Aki best centre ever

when has he his 3 year done?
he would walk in to any of the Kiwi SR sides.
maybe he is still working for NZRU travel around Europe to get the all-black player that have not been caped back home.
by shanec40
Sat May 07, 2016 10:02 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: GREXIT 2 ?
Replies: 38
Views: 1195

Re: GREXIT 2 ?

at this stage they have done as much damage as they could do to the EU .
don't bite the hand that feeds you and all that jazz .
it not like they have a fully working functionally economy that is self depended.
by shanec40
Sat Apr 30, 2016 3:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Just seen stringer has won player of the season with sale you wonder if he would help develop young scrum halves at Leinster or connacht
by shanec40
Fri Apr 29, 2016 11:57 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Porterbelly1 wrote:Cork City are in Turners Cross as well tonight
Should be a good but nervous buzz around the bars in Turners Cross tonight i would say.
by shanec40
Fri Apr 29, 2016 11:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Game is a sell out tonight i know its a do or die game but is the first time Musgrave /ind park has sold out for a Pro 12 game .
by shanec40
Thu Apr 28, 2016 3:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

the cork limerick road is a total mess as you all know takes me most morning to get from mallow to holly-hill 45-50 minutes. just a quick one has anybody notice this new scam! that ticket master have included in the purchasing of a ticket where they have added €6 for insurance , as i did not notice ...
by shanec40
Sun Feb 07, 2016 12:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

http://www.independent.ie/sport/rugby/s ... 30023.html

francis must be calling on the mocker gods
but worst team in 15 years.
by shanec40
Thu Feb 04, 2016 7:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

don't know if been posted yet sam anolrd to Munster next season
by shanec40
Fri Nov 20, 2015 1:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Corkonians- hotel and dinner advise please
Replies: 24
Views: 667

Re: Corkonians- hotel and dinner advise please

great burger restaurants
http://www.coqbull.com/
http://sonofabun.ie/

Italian
http://www.ilpadrinorestaurant.ie/

and http://www.marketlane.ie/

lot more restaurants poping up over the past year or 2

the lee hotel would be quiet close to city center 10 miunte walk to grand parade
by shanec40
Thu Nov 05, 2015 10:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Adverts
Replies: 22
Views: 956

Re: Adverts

yep looks like the spivs have got to the forum .
by shanec40
Sun Oct 25, 2015 7:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Comiserations Argies
Replies: 29
Views: 1620

Re: Comiserations Argies

Cracking game plenty of young player's with no fear and great ball skills. But the physicality of the game v Ireland zapped a lot from these guys to play at that level week after week is hard thing hopefully next year they will get at less 2home victorys in the rugby championship. Best foot work of ...
by shanec40
Sat Oct 03, 2015 11:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Celtic RWC solidarity thread
Replies: 23
Views: 1212

Re: The Celtic RWC solidarity thread

its writing in the stars for a Celtic nation to win the world cup final been on Halloween "Samhain "
by shanec40
Sat Oct 03, 2015 11:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: D’Arcy: Sam Burgess is the blunder that could bury Pigdogs
Replies: 228
Views: 13522

Re: D’Arcy: Sam Burgess is the blunder that could bury Pigdo

Gordon D'Arcy's opinon being noticed in NZ says more about his publicist. Is she fit? i think everybody wants to get notice from an analysis point of view now a days. "my piece is more outrageous than yours etc..". mentality just to get notice saying that i don't think darcy was trolling for reacti...
by shanec40
Sat Oct 03, 2015 11:42 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Dave Kearney
Replies: 66
Views: 2746

Re: Dave Kearney

I don't know, and I don't know why Trimble isn't in the squad. But I think Joe knows a bit more about this sort of stuff than I do and TBF he seems to be doing alright. I though it was fitness even do he played for ulster the week the squad was announced. taking nothing away from dKearney he has be...
by shanec40
Sat Oct 03, 2015 9:42 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Open up the Six Nations and let Georgia in....
Replies: 458
Views: 13526

Re: Open up the Six Nations and let Georgia in....

7 team tournament would be to much for the time of year would be longer than the world cup .
but so called tier nation need to be playing against tier 1 nation to progress
by shanec40
Sat Oct 03, 2015 9:38 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 430004
Views: 15967154

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Adetroy wrote:http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/rugbyu ... match.html
Why is it no surprise that she is from Cork?
Why?
by shanec40
Sun Sep 20, 2015 3:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Wales v Uruguay WC Pool A Match Thread!
Replies: 727
Views: 17407

Re: Official Wales v Uruguay WC Pool A Match Thread!

becoming a common thing now where teams not contesting the line out should be mandataire to make a attempt to contest
by shanec40
Sun Sep 20, 2015 3:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Wales v Uruguay WC Pool A Match Thread!
Replies: 727
Views: 17407

Re: Official Wales v Uruguay WC Pool A Match Thread!

its good to see that the tier 2 '3 nation showing up and playing some decent rugby never mind the final score you would think it would put a few of these guys in the shop window come the end of the world cup