Ireland

Joe Schmidt brushes away criticisms on Ireland's attacking gameplay

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has played down criticisms about his team's attacking game-play in the ongoing Six Nations Championship.
9 March 2018

Jamie Heaslip's retirement is a blow to Ireland's chances at the World Cup - O'Driscoll

Former British and Irish Lions captain Brian O'Driscoll believes the retirement of Leinster number eight Jamie Heaslip will hurt Ireland in the upcoming 2019 World Cup to be played in Japan.
28 February 2018

Chris Farrell set to miss remainder of Six Nations Championship for Ireland

Munster centre Chris Farrell is set to miss the remainder of the Six Nations Championship campaign for Ireland following a knee injury.
28 February 2018

Back injury forces Jamie Heaslip into retirement

Former Ireland captain Jamie Heaslip has announced his decision to retire from professional rugby with immediate effect.
27 February 2018

U20s 6 Nations 2018: Round 3 Roundup

France have maintained their winning streak while Scotland and Wales bounced back with wins over England and Ireland respectively in round three of the U20 Six Nations Championship.
26 February 2018

Stockdale's double drives Ireland past Wales to keep grand slam hopes alive

Ireland passed its biggest test yet by seeing off Wales 37-27 at Lansdowne Road as frantic bonus-point win keeps grand slam dream alive.
25 February 2018

Wales need to stop Murray and Sexton from dominating - Warren Gatland

Wales head coach Warren Gatland insisted that keeping the pressure on Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton will be crucial when they head to Aviva Stadium on Saturday to take on Ireland in the third round of Six Nations Championship.
21 February 2018

Ireland add Garry Ringrose to Six Nations squad

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has added Garry Ringrose, John Cooney and Niall Scannell to the squad for the upcoming Six Nations encounter against Wales to be played at Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
20 February 2018

Halfpenny, Biggar and Faletau in line to return for Wales' clash against Ireland

Wales' ongoing Six Nations campaign has received a major boost with Leigh Halfpenny, Dan Biggar and Taulupe Faletau returning to full training ahead of the clash against Ireland on Saturday.
20 February 2018

Depth of Ireland squad will be tested with injuries - Joe Schmidt

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt believes the depth of their squad will be tested with Robbie Henshaw joining the list of injury casualties.
16 February 2018

Robbie Henshaw to miss remainder of Six Nations with shoulder injury

Ireland international Robbie Henshaw will miss the remainder of the Six Nations tournament following a shoulder injury that he sustained during last weekend's clash against Italy.
13 February 2018

Key points from Six Nations - Week 2

The second week of the Six Nations 2018 saw title holders England edge out Wales while Ireland and Scotland registered wins over Italy and France respectively. Here are few of the key points from the round two of the tournament.
13 February 2018

Ireland claim top position in the table with 56-19 bonus point win over Italy

Ireland ran an eight-try riot as they went on trounce Italy by 56-19 in their Six Nations face-off at Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
11 February 2018

Jordan Larmour set for Ireland debut against Italy

Leinster wing Jordan Larmour is all set to make his debut for Ireland in the upcoming Six Nations clash against Italy after he was named on the bench.
9 February 2018

STATSports' technology used by 50 percent of teams in NatWest 6 Nations after IRFU deal

STATSports' deal with the Irish Rugby Football Union means its GPS and performance monitoring technology is now used by half the teams in this year's NatWest 6 Nations Championship.
8 February 2018

Ireland suffer Josh van der Flier blow

Ireland will miss the services of Josh van der Flier for the rest of the Six Nations campaign after the Leinster flanker sustained a knee ligament injury.
6 February 2018

Key Points from Six Nations - Week 1

The opening round of the Six Nations tournament saw Wales, Ireland and England register victories over Scotland, France and Italy respectively. Here are few of the key points from the encounters.
5 February 2018

Sexton's last-gasp drop goal help Ireland edge out France 13-15

Johnny Sexton kicked a long-range drop goal in the final minute as Ireland snatched a 13-15 victory over France in the opening round of the Six Nations 2018 tournament at Stade de France on Saturday.
4 February 2018

Jalibert set to make France debut in Six Nations clash against Ireland

France head coach Jacques Brunel has named a new-look squad for the Six Nations opening clash against Ireland to be played at Stade de France on Saturday.
1 February 2018

Ireland bank on referee Nigel Owens to clamp down any foul play in clash against France

Ireland are pinning their hopes on referee Nigel Owens to clamp down any dangerous play initiated against their players when they head to Paris on Saturday to take on France in the Six Nations opener.
31 January 2018