O'Connell remaining cautious

2014-11-23 12:15

Ireland captain Paul O'Connell insists that beating South Africa and Australia does not guarantee a successful RWC.

Matfield: O'Connell the best I've faced

2014-11-05 07:40

Victor Matfield says Ireland's Paul O'Connell is probably the best player he's ever played against.

Ireland too strong for Wales

2014-02-08 19:16

Ireland have dented Welsh dreams of a record third Six Nations title in a row, with a clinical display in Dublin.

O'Connell new Ireland skipper

2013-11-07 17:34

Paul O'Connell has been named as the full-time captain of Ireland by new coach Joe Schmidt, despite being injured.

O'Connell out with broken arm

2013-06-24 09:02

Lock Paul O'Connell has been ruled out of the British and Irish Lions tour of Australia with a broken arm, officials have said.

O'Connell to miss Six Nations

2013-01-02 06:59

Ireland lock Paul O'Connell will miss the Six Nations after undergoing surgery to correct a bulging disc in his back.

O'Connell out of Bok Test

2012-11-07 19:39

Ireland have suffered another injury blow ahead of their Test against the Springboks, with lock Paul O'Connell also ruled out.

Injury blows for Ireland

2012-03-05 21:37

Ireland suffered a double injury blow with captain Paul O'Connell and scrumhalf Conor Murray ruled out for the Six Nations

Irish to assess injuries

2011-09-19 10:08

Ireland centre Gordon D’Arcy and lock Paul O’Connell have hamstring injuries ahead of their RWC Pool C encounter with Russia.

Ireland unchanged for Italy

2009-02-11 16:14

Ireland coach Declan Kidney has kept the same side that beat France last weekend when he announced his team to play Italy.


Irish better be sharp - O'Connell

2014-11-08 09:34

Ireland must be up for the challenge they face the Springboks, otherwise they face a tough day at the office, says captain Paul O'Connell.

Munster book semis spot

2014-04-05 17:13

Munster outplayed four-time champions Toulouse to move into the European Cup semi-finals in impressive style.

O'Connell back to lead Ireland

2014-02-06 18:00

Ireland captain Paul O'Connell was passed fit to lead the team against Wales in their Six Nations clash in Dublin.

O'Connell concealed injury

2013-06-25 10:27

Australia's forwards could not believe British & Irish Lions lock Paul O'Connell had broken his arm in the first Test in Brisbane.

O'Connell to captain Lions

2013-05-30 08:37

Ireland's Paul O'Connell will captain the British and Irish Lions team for Saturday's match against the Barbarians in Hong Kong.

O'Connell a Six Nations doubt

2012-12-30 16:48

Ireland lock Paul O'Connell may miss some or all of the upcoming Six Nations championship due to a back injury.

O'Connell ruled out of NZ tour

2012-05-31 13:53

Ireland lock Paul O'Connell has been ruled out of next month's tour of New Zealand due to a knee injury.

O'Connell to captain Ireland

2011-12-30 16:51

Paul O'Connell has confirmed that he will captain Ireland in the Six Nations in the absence of regular skipper Brian O'Driscoll.

O'Connell in Ireland's squad

2010-05-18 16:34

Ireland lock Paul O'Connell has been named in a 33-man squad for his country's tour of Australia and New Zealand.

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