Ireland

Ireland feeling the pressure of expectation in Six Nations - Steve Hansen

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen stated that the pressure of expectation has weighed down Ireland's performance in the ongoing Six Nations tournament.
7 March 2019

Ireland leave out Sean Cronin in 37-man squad for clash against France

Ireland head coach has left out Sean Cronin in the 37-man squad that has been announced for the fourth round of the Six Nations clash against France in Dublin on Sunday.
6 March 2019

Wales go past England in World Rugby Rankings after win in Cardiff

Wales have made giant strides in the World Rugby Rankings that saw them displace England at the third position following their 21-13 win in Cardiff on the third round of the Six Nations 2019.
26 February 2019

Guinness Six Nations - Team of the Week - Round Three

After victories for France, Wales and Ireland, there is a strong focus on all three teams in Joe Harvey’s XV of the week as the Six Nations reaches the halfway point.
25 February 2019

Second half comeback help Ireland overcome Italy with 16-26 win

Ireland survived a scare from Italy as they registered a 16-26 victory in the third round of the Six Nations clash at Stadio Olimpico on Sunday.
24 February 2019

Italy make five changes ahead of clash with Ireland

Italy head coach Conor O'Shea has made five changes to the starting line-up for the third round of the Six Nations encounter against Ireland to be played in Rome on Sunday.
22 February 2019

Iain Henderson available for Ireland's Six Nations clash against Italy

Ireland have received a much needed boost ahead of their third round Six Nations clash against Italy in Rome with lock Iain Henderson declared available.
20 February 2019

Robbie Henshaw commits immediate future to Ireland and Leinster

Robbie Henshaw has committed his immediate future to Ireland and Leinster after signing a new deal at leastH until the end of June 2022.
19 February 2019

Six Nations: Team of the Week R2

After another excellent weekend of Six Nations action where England crushed France, Ireland hit back in Scotland and Wales ground out a win in Italy, Joe Harvey selects his team from Round Two for TRU.
12 February 2019

Ireland international Sean O'Brien to join London Irish in December

Ireland international Sean O'Brien will be heading to London Irish in December following the conclusion of World Cup in Japan.
11 February 2019

Ireland return back to winning ways after beating Scotland 13-22

Ireland have opened their account in the ongoing Six Nations tournament after they managed to beat Scotland 13-22 at Murrayfield Stadium on Saturday.
10 February 2019

Ireland's Devin Toner sidelined for two months after ankle surgery

Ireland will miss the services of lock Devin Toner for the remainder of the Six Nations campaign after he underwent a surgery on his ankle.
9 February 2019

How do Scotland get the better of Ireland at Murrayfield?

The excitement is cranking up in Edinburgh and further afield as everyone prepares for the Scotland v Ireland Guinness Six Nations match on Saturday.
8 February 2019

Rugby Rumours: Saints' Franks, Sale's Retallick carrot, Irish to Irish, Tiger to a Wasp

Saints' Franks, Sale's Retallick carrot, Irish to Irish, Tiger to a Wasp
8 February 2019

Josh Beaumont Column: Ireland struggled with the mindset of being favourites. England thrived off that.

In his latest TRU column, Josh Beaumont talks all things Six Nations, England’s win in Ireland and Sale’s return to Premiership action.
8 February 2019

Foley hoping Ireland can 'close the gap'

Rosie Foley hopes the Irish Rugby Football Union will have the capabilities to offer full-time professional contracts to female 15-a-side players in Ireland.
8 February 2019

Blair Kinghorn moves to bench as Scotland make four changes

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has dropped winger Blair Kinghorn on the bench for the upcoming Six Nations clash against Ireland at Murrayfield Stadium despite his hat-trick performance against Italy in the opening game.
8 February 2019

Rob Kearney returns to Ireland line-up for encounter against Scotland

Leinster fullback Rob Kearney has returned back to Ireland's starting line-up for the upcoming Six Nations clash against Scotland to be played at Murrayfield Stadium on Saturday.
8 February 2019

A Star is Born: The Rise and Rise of Jacob Stockdale

It's been a remarkable year for Jacob Stockdale. Ireland's rising star will have a big part to play in 2019 and Peter Lockhart believes the 22-year-old is ready to handle the pressure.
7 February 2019

Garry Ringrose and Devin Toner ruled out of Ireland's clash against Scotland

Ireland pair Devin Toner and Garry Ringrose has been ruled out of their upcoming Six Nations clash against Scotland after failing to recover from their respective injuries.
5 February 2019