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The winners and losers from the November squad announcements

The winners and losers from the November squad announcements

November is when the southern hemisphere kingpins come north to take on the European nations on their home turf and we can't wait to see what's in store.

Video: Brian O’Driscoll provided more top-class analysis on BT Sport last night

Video: Brian O’Driscoll provided more top-class analysis on BT Sport last night

The great man’s Rugby Tonight slot is already approaching must-watch status for rugby fans.

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Joe Schmidt names his squad for the November internationals

Joe Schmidt names his squad for the November internationals

With so many big names injured, it is no surprise to see a few new faces...

Ulster's Andrew Trimble to miss a number of months with a toe injury

Ulster's Andrew Trimble to miss a number of months with a toe injury

The wing will miss Ireland's November internationals.

Tale of the Tackle: What we learned from the weekend’s Champions Cup action

Tale of the Tackle: What we learned from the weekend’s Champions Cup action

Following a stunning weekend of European Rugby Champions Cup action, we are taking look back at what we learned after watching the three Irish provinces in action.

Video: New Zealand’s haka gets heated during junior rugby league match-up against Australia

Video: New Zealand’s haka gets heated during junior rugby league match-up against Australia

The Junior Kangaroos went nose-to-nose with the Junior Kiwis over the weekend in one of the most heated hakas we’ve ever seen.

Get your Mooju back: Munster

Get your Mooju back: Munster

One of the oldest cliches in rugby is that there's something special about Munster in the European Cup and that proved the case once again over the weekend after they pulled off an unlikely comeback victory over Sale...

Pics: Rory McIlroy was at the RDS to watch Leinster beat Wasps

Pics: Rory McIlroy was at the RDS to watch Leinster beat Wasps

Golf's top player was cheering on the Irish side in their first Champions Cup, Pool 2 clash.

European Champions Cup Preview: Leinster v Wasps

European Champions Cup Preview: Leinster v Wasps

Rounding out the inaugural week of the European Champions Cup is Leinster's home opener against Wasps.

Brian O'Driscoll reveals he spent a night in jail in New York in 2008

Brian O'Driscoll reveals he spent a night in jail in New York in 2008

The former Ireland and Leinster captain was taken in for assault.

Craig Gilroy tells JOE about the Champions Cup, facing Toulon and change of management in Ulster

Craig Gilroy tells JOE about the Champions Cup, facing Toulon and change of management in Ulster

Craig Gilroy spoke to us this week about the inaugural European Champions Cup, the challenge of the so-called group of death, his injury troubles and how the change of management in Ulster has impacted on the players.

European Champions Cup preview: Leicester v Ulster

European Champions Cup preview: Leicester v Ulster

Ulster have been giving the unenviable task of facing Leicester at Welford Road on the opening weekend of the inaugural European Champions Cup.

JOE’s European Champions Cup Previews: Pool 5

JOE’s European Champions Cup Previews: Pool 5

How will Jonathan Sexton's Racing Metro fare in the inaugural Champions Cup?

JOE readers have picked their all-Irish dream team from the Heineken Cup era

JOE readers have picked their all-Irish dream team from the Heineken Cup era

There were so many hard calls and a lot of top players left out but here's the final selection...

European Champions Cup preview: Sale v Munster

European Champions Cup preview: Sale v Munster

The new European Champions Cup gets underway this weekend and here we look ahead to Munster's meeting with Sale Sharks...

JOE’s European Champions Cup Preview: Pool 4

JOE’s European Champions Cup Preview: Pool 4

Peter Stringer's Bath and James Downey's Glasgow are in this group...

Video: Donncha O’Callaghan is the star man in the LAST EVER Rugby HQ Top Five

Video: Donncha O’Callaghan is the star man in the LAST EVER Rugby HQ Top Five

As one member of the team in JOE Towers said, "They can’t get rid of this, it’s the greatest thing on Australian TV".

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