Conor Murray

Antrim GAA encourage public to get behind the 'Run for Anto'

ANTRIM GAA is calling on runners, both amateur and professional, to lace up their shoes to raise money for a charity set up by the county's former …

County Antrim

Conor Murray thinks Joey Carbery could be the key to Munster silverware

Conor Murray believes the arrival of Joey Carbery will push Munster one step closer to silverware.<p>The Reds have not won a trophy since their Celtic …

Munster

'Earlsy was out chatting to them': Munster star lends helping hand to Limerick hurlers

Keith Earls has previously advocated the use of visualisation techniques as part of skillset.

Hurling

Adidas release their new range of rugby boots... but Ireland's stars Johnny Sexton, Conor Murray, Tadhg Furlong, Rory Best, Shaun O'Brien and Peter O’Mahony don't seem too impressed during the promotion

Ireland's rugby stars flocked to social media to show off their new footwear as Adidas released a new range of rugby boots.<p>Johnny Sexton, Conor …

Sport (UK)

The Irish Rugby players are looking majorly depressed in Adidas's newest campaign for boots

On Thursday, Adidas launched their new range of rugby boots and many players from the Irish rugby team shared photos of them holding the new …

Irish Rugby

Irish rugby stars Rob Kearney and Conor Murray soak up the sun with girlfriends on holiday in Portugal

Rob Kearney and Conor Murray are proof that those who play together, stay together - it seems to be the case for the rugby stars, who are by each …

Rob Kearney

Irish rugby team enjoy holiday in Portugal to celebrate player Jack McGrath's wedding

The Irish rugby team have been living it up in Portugal to celebrate the wedding of player Jack McGrath.<p>Leinster pro McGrath married his long-term …

Celebrity (UK)

Conor Murray and model girlfriend Joanna Cooper enjoy romantic holiday in Portugal

Conor Murray and his girlfriend Joanna Cooper look very loved up in a recent photo together.<p>The couple jetted away to sunny Portugal for a romantic …

Celebrity (UK)

Wallaby David Pocock shares special reunion with Ireland halfback Conor Murray

At the end of a tough, combative and competitive international rugby series that went down to the wire, Wallabies loose forward David Pocock found …

New Zealand Rugby

From schoolboy stars to test match battles: David Pocock shares brilliant throwback picture with Conor Murray

Joe Schmidt's side secured a first test series win in Australia for 39 years with a 20-16 third-test victory in Sydney on Saturday, with a CJ Stander …

David Pocock

Wallabies star David Pocock catches up with Irish halfback Conor Murray 13 years after being billeted at his house during Australian Schoolboys Tour

IT’S not uncommon for two teams to come together at the end of a series — but for Wallabies back-rower David Pocock and Irish halfback Conor Murray, …

Sport (Australia)

Ireland raise the bar before 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan

Ireland held out during a nerve-wracking final quarter in Sydney to ensure their historic season ended with another historic achievement.

Rugby World Cup

Late blow for Ireland

Ireland hooker Sean Cronin has been ruled out of the third Test against the Wallabies in Sydney on Saturday.<p>Cronin suffered a hamstring injury in …

South African Rugby

Quick turnaround is the best medicine for wounded Antrim: Conor Murray

ANTRIM attacker Conor Murray says the quick turnaround between their provincial defeat to Down and their All-Ireland Qualifier meeting with Offaly is …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Rugby - No let up as Ireland name strong squad for Australia tour

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland named a strong squad for next month’s tour of Australia as coach Joe Schmidt opted against resting some of his Six Nations grand slam winners in favour of building further momentum ahead of next year’s World Cup.<p>FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - Six Nations Championship - England …

Rob Kearney

Ireland's best to face Wallabies in Australia

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt has selected a strong squad for their three-Test series against the Wallabies in Australia this June.<p>Schmidt decided not to …

South African Rugby

Who is Antrim's Jake Gyllenhaal lookalike in skinny white jeans?

Antrim brothers Ryan and Conor Murray give away a few secrets before their Ulster quarter-final against Down on Saturday.<p>Which one is the Jake Gyllenhaal lookalike with skinny white jeans in his wardrobe?<p>You can watch Down v Antrim on the iPlayer and BBC Sport NI website on Saturday, 26 May, …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Conor Murray on his Munster ambitions, Sexton partnership and whether he would move abroad

Munster

Conor Murray and girlfriend Joanna Cooper enjoy VIP seats at Ed Sheeran with rugby couples

The Irish rugby star (29) and former Miss Universe Ireland (24) were among the 45,000 revellers at Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Sunday night for his final …

Six Nations Championship

Conor Murray and girlfriend Joanna Cooper enjoy cosy night out at Ed Sheeran gig in Cork

Conor Murray and girlfriend Joanna Cooper were among the sun-kissed crowds at Ed Sheeran's sold-out gigs in Cork.<p>The rugby star and the former Miss …

Ireland

A try within seconds and a long-range penalty: Conor Murray swings victory for Munster in Bloemfontein

Just over a week out from the Champions Cup semi-final, Munster showed dogged determination to beat the Cheetahs.

Cheetahs

Poor player errors, not bad refereeing, prevented Toulon beating Munster

Suspecting perfidy amidst only English-speaking referees is not a new phenomenon and in the past the French have had little support when making this accusation. They might have a tad more after the way the Munster v Toulon game panned out.<p>You cannot, and I do not, make even a scintilla of a …

Munster

Keith Earls: Munster suffer blow as Ireland wing ruled out for six weeks

<b>Keith Earls will miss Munster's Champions Cup quarter-final against Toulon and a possible semi-final after being ruled out for six weeks.</b><p>The Ireland wing suffered knee ligament damage in last weekend's Grand Slam-clinching win over England.<p>A Munster statement said Earls would be out for …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Stockdale named Six Nations player of championship

Ireland wing Jacob Stockdale has reflected on "a truly memorable few weeks" after being named NatWest 6 Nations player of the championship.<p>The …

Six Nations Championship

Conor Murray and Joanna Cooper enjoy double date night in Dubai with Rob Kearney and Jess Redden

<b>Independent.ie Newsdesk</b> Twitter Email<p>Grand Slam heroes Rob Kearney and Conor Murray are enjoying some well deserved time off with their other halves …

Rob Kearney

Six Nations 2018: Ireland winger Jacob Stockdale voted Player of the Championship

<b>Winger Jacob Stockdale has been voted the Six Nations Player of the Championship, with three of his Ireland team-mates completing the top four.</b><p>The Ulster star, 21, scored a record seven tries in the 2018 tournament, which saw the Irish complete only their third ever Grand Slam.<p>Scrum-half Conor …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Six Nations team of the tournament: Johnny Sexton and Tadhg Furlong star but Conor Murray misses out

The Six Nations concluded on Saturday with Ireland claiming just their third men’s Grand Slam in history to add to their 1948 and 2009 triumphs, …

World Rugby

ESPN Six Nations Awards 2018

The dust has settled on another thrilling Six Nations but just as Irish heads begin to clear, there is yet more silverware to distribute.<p>Celebrating …

Jacob Stockdale

Six Nations verdict: Best player, biggest let-down, 2019 predictions and much, much more

Player of the tournament<p><b>Johnny Sexton (Ireland)</b> - No matter how it finished, it was how it started that defines Sexton’s contribution. Not one but two great pieces of play set Ireland on their way, the sharp-witted dink-kick to Keith Earls that took Ireland into France’s half to tee-up the position …

Six Nations Championship

Conor Murray goes public with girlfriend Joanna Cooper after Grand Slam win: see the rugby heroes with their proud partners

Irish rugby star Conor Murray has gone public with his girlfriend Joanna Cooper after several months of dating.<p>The 28-year-old celebrated Ireland's …

Six Nations Championship