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Ulster Are Champions

Ulster

A grand slam is a fine way to end a long wait for a Junior Inter-Provincial title and Ulster completed the job on Saturday with a highly impressive 20-7 victory over title holders Leinster at Ashbourne. From the very outset of the competition, Ulster have been a team on a mission under the guidances of […]

Junior Inter Pro Update

Ulster

It is the final weekend of action in the Junior Inter-provincial and Ulster are on course for a long awaited title having come up just short in recent seasons. Jason Morgan’s men need just a single point from their trip to Ashbourne this weekend where they’ll face a Leinster side chasing a first win. Even […]

Leinster 6, Connacht 10

Leinster's Jonathan Williams

Junior Inter-Provincial Leinster 6 Connacht 10 By Rob Murphy at Garda RFC, Westmanstown. Leinster Scorers: Ultan Murphy 2 pens. Connacht Scorers: Coleman Maher 1 try, Shane Sweeney 1 pen, 1 con. The reigning champions were out battled at a wet and blustery Westmanstown on Saturday as Connacht upset the odds with a brilliant display, full […]

Ulster on the Verge

The long wait for a Junior Inter Provincial title in Ulster is almost over after round two of the Junior Inter Provincial series on Saturday. The men in white overwhelmed Munster 35-0 in Carrickfergus on Saturday to move five points clear of both Munster and Connacht in the league standings with a vastly superior points […]

Junior Inter Pro Wrap

leinster jr v munster jr

A superb second half fight back helped Munster to a 22-17 win over reigning champions Leinster in Cobh on Saturday. The men in blue led 17-3 at half time after a rip roaring start to the defence of their title but the 2013 champions fought back at the Cork venue to secure a memorable win. […]

Connacht v Ulster Preview

junior interprovincial connacht v leinster

Junior Inter Provincial Series – Round 1 Connacht v Ulster, Westport RFC, Saturday 2:30. The squad of 26 men in green will look to tackle the powerful Ulster side gunning for victory in this years competition. The northerners have fallen agonisingly short of securing the title for two years on the bounce now. At the […]

Ballinasloe Win Cawley Cup

Ballinasloe

Cawley Cup Final Ballinasloe 10 Westport 7 Rob Murphy at Guaran Park Balllinasloe Scorers: John Hayes 1 try; Ross Keller 1 con and 1 pen. 
Westport Scorers: Kevin Corcoran 1 try; Sean Tobin 1 con. Eleven years on from taking the unprecedented decision to step away from a previous club merge with Athlone under the […]

Cawley Cup Preview

Credit Conor McKeown

Cawley Cup Final Preview Westport v Ballinasloe, Guaran Park, Tuam RFC 7:30 The final of the Cawley Cup rarely disappoints when it comes to entertainment and drama even if the rounds leading up to that decider often leave plenty to be desired. Connacht’s Junior Club’s Cup rarely grabs the headlines until finals day. The first […]

PODCAST: AIL Restructuring Debacle

Ball

We are not happy here at KnockOn.ie. The new All Ireland League divisional structures have left us utterly perplexed and demoralised. After a year long review of the club game and meetings with all 52 AIL clubs on the island, the IRFU’s solution has left a lot to be desired. A reduction of two teams […]

Round Robin Week 2

Clonmel

Ulster Bank All Ireland League Round Robin – Week 2 Dundalk v Clonmel, Mill Road, 2:30 The top two clash in county Louth in what could be the decisive fixture of the round robin this year. Only the winner of this competition will book a place in the play off and if Dundalk can win […]

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