Latest News for: Pool weekend

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Stephen Larkham and Munster remain wary of potent Wasps threat

The Irish Times 20 Jan 2022
Whatever the criticisms of their performances, many would envy Munster’s third place in Pool B going into the weekend’s concluding round of the pool sprint to the Heineken Champions Cup knock-out stages ... If you look at the opportunity at the weekend, we offloaded a few passes when the offload probably wasn’t on.
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Heineken Champions Cup: Expect another cracker between Wasps and Munster with plenty to play for

The Times/The Sunday Times 20 Jan 2022
But thankfully the pool stage finishes this weekend, and there is still much to play for ... teams in each 12-team pool advances to the next round.
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What's on: Event highlights in Ōtautahi Christchurch

Stuff 20 Jan 2022
Welcome to the jungle - Madagascar hits the stage; fireworks and classical music meet at Sparks! and summer pool parties launch this weekend ....
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Iain Henderson is back to lead Ulster representation in Andy Farrell’s Ireland squad

Belfast Telegraph 20 Jan 2022
His inclusion floats the possibility that Henderson may even feature this weekend for already-qualified Ulster in their final Champions Cup pool game when hosting Clermont and, well, he does need game time ... cap should he come through this weekend and show up well at Ireland camp.
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Iain Henderson returns as eight Ulster players look to make impact in Ireland's Six Nations squad

Belfast Telegraph 20 Jan 2022
His inclusion floats the possibility that Henderson may even feature this weekend for already-qualified Ulster in their final Champions Cup pool game when hosting Clermont and, well, he does need game time ... cap should he come through this weekend and show up well at Ireland camp.
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Dan Tuohy thinks Ulster are just outside continent’s leading pack ahead of their European showdown with Clermont

Belfast Telegraph 20 Jan 2022
“They (Ulster) should be beating Clermont this weekend especially after doing so over there,” says Tuohy of Saturday’s final European pool game with Ulster already guaranteed their last 16 place and now seeking the highest seeding possible ... was the case with Leinster last weekend.
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'We're going over there to win' - Blade says Connacht won't take safe approach in Paris

RTE 20 Jan 2022
Caolin Blade says he had a "good, hard" look at his role in the dramatic defeat to the Leicester Tigers last Saturday ... Once the dust settled on the heartbreaking nature of the loss, and the weekend's results were tallied up, the reality was that Connacht remain well placed in Pool B heading into this weekend's final round of games.
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All things considered, Ireland’s 37-man squad is in a good place

The Irish Times 20 Jan 2022
Jack Carty’s excellent form for Connacht can no longer be ignored. Photograph ... Big loss ... Photograph ... Neither James Ryan nor Iain Henderson have played since Ireland’s win over Argentina in November and there is every possibility that the pair will again be sidelined for their province’s final pool games in the Heineken Champions Cup this weekend ... Props.
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Felipe Contepomi expects Leinster to face a hot reception in Bath

The Irish Times 19 Jan 2022
Running in a try every six minutes or so won’t have prepared them for a concluding Pool A trek to the Rec to face Bath next Saturday, much less potentially sterner tests in the knock-out stages ... “We haven’t ruled them out for this weekend so I’d like to think they will be up for the Six Nations for certain.
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ROUNDUP: Mounties and Athenians win on mat, Chargers and Mounties compete in pool

Journal Review 19 Jan 2022
ROUNDUP. Mounties and Athenians win on mat, Chargers and Mounties compete in pool. WRESTLING. Mounties top wolves in final dual meet of season ... Southmont improves to 17-4 on the season and will travel to Culver Academy on Saturday for a invitational ... Southmont swimming was back in the pool after competing at the Conference meet over the weekend ... ....
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Ulster looking to finish off impressive pool performance when Clermont come calling

The Irish Times 19 Jan 2022
As things stand they would play champions Toulouse while bogey side Connacht are in the mix too, but there is nothing else for it but try and back-up last Sunday’s impressive bonus-point victory at Northampton Saints to make it four pool wins from four ... “[Now] We’ve another one this weekend with Clermont.
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‘My aim is to ensure we can get to full capacities as soon as possible’ – Chambers

Irish Independent 19 Jan 2022
... for this weekend,” said Contepomi, whose side face Bath in their final Champions Cup pool game this weekend, as he revealed Jordan Larmour (leg) could also feature this Saturday.“So I’d like to think they will be up for the Six Nations for certain.
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‘My aim is to ensure we can get to full capacities as soon as possible’ – Jack Chambers

Irish Independent 19 Jan 2022
... for this weekend,” said Contepomi, whose side face Bath in their final Champions Cup pool game this weekend, as he revealed Jordan Larmour (leg) could also feature this Saturday.“So I’d like to think they will be up for the Six Nations for certain.
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Enter the dragon

Gulf Daily News 19 Jan 2022
Dramatic dragon boats will be slicing through the waters all over the world in the coming weeks and Bahrain is all set to join the annual global celebration once again with power and perfection of form ... “Sunday is full paddle training in a pool and on Tuesday we have land trainings, reserving weekends for boat training ... .
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There's nothing like pool sex and you'll love it!

The Times of India 18 Jan 2022
And me, being a sucker for all these moments, experienced the best one out of all, sex in a pool!. Trust me, in comparison to how ordinary it sounds, it is actually quite the fun! On a hot summer night, nothing can be better than a swim in the cold pool ... And so, I wore my swimming trunks and got into the pool.
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