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For Cullen and Leinster, it’s all about asserting their dominance up front in order to allow Johnny Sexton pull the strings and throw something different at Connacht’s defence.
Cian Tracey - Irish Independent
In the 24 years since the Good Friday Agreement was signed, Ireland’s top amateur club rugby teams have crossed the border roughly 4,000 times to play matches in the (AIL)
Rory Winters - The Detail
"If you want to create change in player behaviour...then you have to stay firm with clamping down on strict punishments for contact to the head."
Dylan Terry - The Independent (UK)
The new contracts allow players to train from 80 to 130 days a year with the national team.
The presentation will be a gesture of thanks from the supporters... for his years of hard-work, dedication and commitment to both the blue and green jerseys.
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