Ireland

Ireland to face Maori All Blacks twice during summer tour of New Zealand

Ireland will be facing two midweek fixtures against the Maori All Blacks during their summer tour of New Zealand which also includes three Tests against the All Blacks.
17 May 2022

Ireland's autumn series schedule unveiled

Ireland have unveiled their fixtures for the Autumn Nations Series that will kick-off from 5th November.
13 May 2022

“There was a recipe for success in September”: Scotland need to show patience to secure a repeat win over Ireland

Ahead of Scotland's final game of the 2022 TikTok Women's Six Nations, Gary Heatly has the latest from Gary Easson's team as they reflect on a challenging campaign for the squad.
29 April 2022

New Zealand confirm venues for home series against Ireland

New Zealand Rugby has confirmed the venues for the home series against Ireland scheduled to be played in July.
26 April 2022

Robbie Henshaw commits to Ireland and Leinster until 2025

Ireland and British and Irish Lions centre Robbie Henshaw has committed his future with Irish Rugby Football Union and Leinster Rugby after signing a new contract until July 2025.
22 April 2022

Ireland and Leinster hooker Sean Cronin to retire at end of season

Ireland and Leinster hooker Sean Cronin has announced that he will be retiring from professional rugby at the end of the ongoing season.
20 April 2022

Fixtures for Six Nations 2023 unveiled

The fixtures for the 2023 edition of the Six Nations tournament has been unveiled with Wales taking on Ireland in the opening fixture on 4th February.
20 April 2022

Johnny McPhillips Exclusive: We were putting pride back in the Leicester jersey

After leaving Leicester Tigers for US Carcassonne at the end of last season, Johnny McPhillips spoke to TRU’s Joe Harvey about his move to Pro D2 and reflects on working with Steve Borthwick and his time at Mattioli Welford Road.
19 April 2022

Former Ireland and British and Irish Lions forward Sean O'Brien to retire at end of season

Former Ireland and British and Irish Lions forward Sean O'Brien has announced that he will retire from professional rugby at the end of the ongoing season.
8 April 2022

Brian O’Driscoll: Why he is backing Leinster, who can replace Johnny Sexton and ROG’s England admission

Exclusive: The Ireland legend chats to TRU about his predictions for this year's Heineken Champions Cup, who may step into Johnny Sexton's shoes + why he wasn't surprised by Ronan O'Gara's comments regarding the England job.
6 April 2022

Ireland international Dan Leavy announces retirement

Ireland and Leinster flanker Dan Leavy has announced his retirement from professional rugby with immediate effect.
5 April 2022

Andy Farrell pleased with Ireland's performance in Six Nations

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell admitted that he was pleased with his side's performance in the recently concluded Six Nations tournament.
22 March 2022

France climb to second place in World Rugby Rankings

France have climbed to the second place in the latest World Rugby Rankings following the final round of the Six Nations tournament where they went on to defeat England and clinched the Grand Slam.
22 March 2022

Leinster and Ireland lock Devin Toner to retire at end of season

Ireland and Leinster lock Devin Toner has confirmed that he will be retiring from professional rugby at the end of the 2021/22 season.
21 March 2022

TRU's Six Nations: XV of the Tournament

After France's thrilling Grand Slam Six Nations victory, TRU pick their Dream Team of the 2022 Tournament.
21 March 2022

Match Centre: Ireland 26-5 Scotland

Ireland managed to clinch the Triple Crown for the first time in four years but missed out on the Six Nations title as they defeated Scotland 26-5 in the final round at Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
20 March 2022

Ireland wary of Blair Kinghorn's 'threat' - Mike Catt

Ireland assistant coach Mike Catt said his team is wary of the threat from Blair Kinghorn as they face Scotland in the final round of the Six Nations clash at Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
19 March 2022

Scotland drop Finn Russell to bench for Ireland clash

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has preferred Blair Kinghorn at fly-half over Finn Russell for this year's final round Six Nations clash against Ireland to be played at Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
17 March 2022

Ireland skipper Johnny Sexton sets sight on Triple Crown

Ireland captain Johnny Sexton said his side is determined to claim the Triple Crown as they face Scotland in the final round of the Six Nations at Aviva Stadium on 19th March.
16 March 2022

Sam Simmonds on creating an England ‘identity’ in attack ahead of France encounter

Preparing to upset Fabien Galthie’s France this weekend in Paris, England back-row, Sam Simmonds, spoke about England’s’ developing attack and playing a side going for a Grand Slam following tough loss to Ireland.
15 March 2022