Byrne loving life at table topping Bristol

IT was a decision which came with a heavy heart but Bryan Byrne’s decision to move to England and sign for Bristol Bears has been vindicated. THE Ashton Gate side, who are the current Challenge Cup holders and last season’s...

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Daly stars in stunning Connacht upset

FORMER Carlow FC rugby player, Tom Daly, produced a stunning performance and scored his side’s final try as Connacht bridged a sixteen year gap when they beat Leinster away from home for the first time since 2004. Their PRO 14...

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Lack of playing experience hasn’t hindered Kavanagh path to President’s role

AT the end of October, Carlow man, Des Kavanagh, was elected President of the Irish Rugby Football Union. It has...

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Byrne back in contention for Christmas clash with Munster

ED Byrne is expected back in training for Leinster this week and should be available for selection for the St...

Monday, 21/12/20 - 2:41pm Read More

Former Carlow RFC team-mates meet in Heineken Champions Cup

WHEN Connacht and Bristol Bears meet later this afternoon in the Heineken Champions Cup, two players won’t need much of...

Sunday, 20/12/20 - 2:37pm Read More

Byrne makes Irish debut in Six Nations victory

CARLOW’S Ed Byrne made his Ireland debut as Andy Farrell’s team beat Italy by 50-17 to set up a Six...

Sunday, 25/10/20 - 12:27pm Read More

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