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Italy boss Jacques Brunel recalls his big funs for New Zealand match
Thursday 15th November 16:31

Italy boss Jacques Brunel has made eight changes to his team for their clash with New Zealand on Saturday, recalling all of his available big guns.

O'Gara saves Irish in Rome
Saturday 5th February 16:53

Ronan O'Gara saved Ireland's blushes with a last ditch drop-goal to give his side a narrow 13-11 victory over Italy in Rome.

Features

Paul O'Connell believes that Ireland have the potential to lift the 2015 World Cup

Paul O'Connell believes that Ireland have the potential to lift the 2015 World Cup

New Zealand may have swept the board at the recent World Rugby awards by winning team of the year, player of the year (Brodie Retallick) and coach of the year (Steve Hansen) but Ireland will feel pretty happy with their year too.

Top 5 rugby union moments of 2014

Top 5 rugby union moments of 2014

We look back on an exciting year of rugby with a World Cup win, a European double and the retirement of two icons of the game.

Hits and tries

Hits and tries

The biggest and toughest hits and tackles plus the best tries from the world of rugby union.

Experts & Blogs

Phil Edwards

Phil Edwards

Read the thoughts and opinions of Phil Edwards with skysports.com