Ireland

Second half dominance lead France U20 to 26-24 win over Ireland

A dominating second-half performance from France proved enough as they edged out Ireland 26-24 in their World Rugby U20 Championship opener in Perpignan on Wednesday.
31 May 2018

Ireland international Jared Payne forced to retire

Ireland international Jared Payne has been forced into retirement with immediate effect after failing to recover from a head injury.
28 May 2018

Ireland Women set to face USA Eagles in November

Ireland Women are set to face USA Eagles for the fourth time when the two teams meet each other in Dublin in November.
24 May 2018

Andrew Trimble to retire at end of season

Ireland international Andrew Trimble has announced that he will retire from professional rugby at the end of season.
4 May 2018

Keith Earls sidelined for six weeks following knee injury

Ireland international Keith Earls has been sidelined for up to six weeks following a knee injury that he sustained in the Grand Slam winning final round Six Nations Championship encounter against England.
26 March 2018

Jacob Stockdale named Six Nations Player of the Championship

Ireland's Jacob Stockdale has been voted the 2018 Six Nations Player of the Championship for his stunning seven-try haul.
23 March 2018

Ireland duo Rory Best and Rob Kearney sign new deals with IRFU

Irish Rugby Football Union has announced that skipper Rory Best and fullback Rob Kearney have penned new deals with the board.
20 March 2018

TRU's Six Nations: Team of the Tournament 2018

We pick out our Dream Team of this year's 2018 NatWest 6 Nations Championship.
19 March 2018

Six Nations 2018 - Review

Ireland went on to clinch their third Grand Slam in the recently concluded Six Nations 2018 tournament after beating England 15-24 in the final round. Here are few of the key points from the tournament.
19 March 2018

Rob Kearney still has big future with us - Joe Schmidt

Joe Schmidt has hailed his Mr Reliable Rob Kearney and predicts a strong future for the full-back as Ireland swept to the Grand Slam in the recently concluded Six Nations tournament.
19 March 2018

Ireland clinch third Grand Slam following 15-24 win over England

Ireland marked St. Patrick's Day celebration with a convincing 15-24 win over England in the final round of the Six Nations Championship at Twickenham Stadium as they went on to clinch the Grand Slam for the third time.
17 March 2018

Stephen James Smith delivers a powerful poem for Irish Rugby

Bring it home! Aviva team up with Stephen James Smith to deliver a powerful good luck poem to Irish Rugby.
16 March 2018

Assistant referee replaced for Twickenham encounter after visit to England training camp

World Rugby has replaced assistant referee Marius van der Westhuizen in the final round of the Six Nations Championship clash between England and Ireland at Twickenham after his visit to the red rose team's training camp last week.
16 March 2018

Eddie Jones under scrutiny after remarks over Wales and Ireland

England boss Eddie Jones is set to face scrutiny following his comments about Wales and Ireland that came in July last year.
15 March 2018

England will be motivated to spoil Ireland's Grand Slam hope - Sam Simmonds

Exeter Chiefs back-row Sam Simmonds insisted that England will be motivated to spoil Ireland's Grand Slam hopes as the two teams meet at Twickenham Stadium for the final round of the Six Nations Championship.
14 March 2018

Ireland rise to second position in World Rugby Rankings

Ireland's success in the ongoing Six Nations Championship has seen them rise to the second position in the World Rugby Rankings.
13 March 2018

Conor Murray excited about Ireland's Grand Slam prospect

Ireland international Conor Murray said the team is enjoying the talk of a possible Grand Slam as they head to Twickenham to face England for the final round of the Six Nations Championship.
13 March 2018

Ireland receive Cian Healy boost ahead of England clash

Ireland's hope of clinching the Grand Slam has taken a major boost with prop Cian Healy declared fit for the final round of the Six Nations Championship encounter against England at Twickenham.
13 March 2018

TRU's Six Nations: Game of Round 4

Six Nations leaders Ireland secured a bonus-point win over Scotland win the 6 Nations 2018, with a win in Round 5 to take the Grand Slam.
12 March 2018

Ireland secure Six Nations title with bonus-point 28-8 win over Scotland

The Six Nations trophy is firmly secure in the Irish hands after they dispatched Scotland to secure 28-8 bonus-point at Lansdowne Road on Saturday and followed by England's 22-16 defeat against France at Stade de France.
11 March 2018