Ireland

Winner of Ireland and New Zealand Test in Dublin will decide best side in world - Steve Hansen

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen reckons the winner of the Saturday's game in Dublin between Ireland and All Blacks will have the right to call themselves 'the best side in the world'.
12 November 2018

Ireland's Sean O'Brien sidelined with fractured arm

Ireland's ongoing autumn international campaign have been dealt a blow with flanker Sean O'Brien sidelined with a fractured arm following their win over Argentina at Aviva Stadium last weekend.
12 November 2018

Ireland hold off Argentina with a 28-17 win at Aviva Stadium

Ireland overcame a stern resistance from Argentina as they went on to complete a 28-17 victory at Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
11 November 2018

Rory Best and Jonathan Sexton in Ireland's line-up to take on Argentina

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has recalled captain Rory Best and fly-half Jonathan Sexton for the upcoming autumn international Test against Argentina set to take place at Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
9 November 2018

Conor Murray returns to Munster to continue rehabilitation from neck injury

Ireland scrum-half Conor Murray will continue to remain on the sidelines as he is set to undergo rehabilitation from a long-standing neck injury with his club Munster.
7 November 2018

Ireland international Chris Henry announces retirement

Ireland flanker Chris Henry has announced his retirement from professional rugby with immediate effect.
6 November 2018

Jordan Larmour hat-trick steers Ireland to 54-7 win over Italy

Jordan Larmour scored a hat-trick as Ireland kick-started their autumn internationals with a 54-7 victory over Italy at Soldier Field in Chicago on Saturday.
4 November 2018

Johnny Sexton and Beauden Barrett nominated for World Rugby Player of the Year

Ireland international Johnny Sexton has been nominated for the World Rugby Player of the Year award.
3 November 2018

Ireland name 26-man squad for Chicago clash against Italy

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has rested experienced duo Rory Best and Johnny Sexton for the autumn international opener against Italy to be played in Chicago on 3rd November.
29 October 2018

Keith Earls stay committed to Ireland and Munster

Utility back Keith Earls has committed his future to Ireland and Munster after signing a new deal that will keep him with the province until June 2021.
26 October 2018

Ireland name three uncapped players in autumn international squad

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has named three uncapped players in the squad for the upcoming autumn internationals.
25 October 2018

Conor Murray commits to Ireland and Munster until 2022

Scrum-half Conor Murray has committed his future to Ireland and Munster after signing a new deal that will keep him with the province until 2022.
11 October 2018

Wales will face England and Ireland in World Cup warm-up games

Wales are scheduled to play England and Ireland twice next year as a part of their preparations for the 2019 World Cup in Japan.
6 September 2018

Rory Best to take decision on his career at end of year

Ireland captain Rory Best stated that he will assess his playing career at the end of the autumn internationals this year.
23 August 2018

Folau banned following O'Mahony tackle

Israel Folau has received a one match ban after making contact in the air with Peter O'Mahony in Australia’s third Test defeat against Ireland.
27 June 2018

Former Ireland scrum-half Peter Stringer announces retirement from rugby

Former Ireland scrum-half Peter Stringer has announced his retirement from professional rugby at the age of 40.
26 June 2018

Australia v Ireland Third Test - Highlights

Ireland managed to hold off Wallabies in a tight 16-20 encounter at Allianz Stadium on Saturday to complete a 2-1 series victory - their first in Australia in 39 years. Here is the highlights from the thrilling game.
24 June 2018

Ireland hold off Australia to wrap-up series 2-1

Ireland managed to hold off Ireland in a tight 16-20 encounter at Allianz Stadium in the third Test as they signed off from the summer tour with a 2-1 series victory.
23 June 2018

Schmidt eyeing series win as preparations for World Cup continue

Joe Schmidt is determined to clinch Ireland’s first three-Test series win in the southern hemisphere whilst experimenting with his squad as preparations for the 2019 World Cup continue.
22 June 2018

Australia's defence vital to beat Ireland in series-decider - Michael Hooper

Australia skipper Michael Hooper believes defence will be vital to the team's fortune in the series-deciding final Test against Ireland to be played in Sydney on Saturday.
22 June 2018