SA-born Roux called up to Ireland squad

2019-01-22 08:21

South African-born lock Quinn Roux has been called up to Ireland’s squad ahead of the Six Nations.

Farrell to captain England, Hartley out injured

2019-01-17 11:38

Flyhalf Owen Farrell will captain England against Ireland in their Six Nations opener with Dylan Hartley out injured.

Ireland lock Henderson has thumb surgery

2018-12-18 07:11

Ireland lock Iain Henderson looks set to miss at least half of the Six Nations after surgery on a torn ligament in his thumb on Monday

Skinstad: SA can tackle NZ with confidence at RWC

2018-12-12 11:13

Former Bok captain Bob Skinstad says the team can head into next year's Rugby World Cup confident they can topple the All Blacks.

Ireland star keen to play on after RWC

2018-12-04 21:02

Ireland and Leinster fullback Rob Kearney has indicated that he wants to continue playing after next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan.

Ronan O'Gara keen to assist Andy Farrell in Ireland role

2018-11-29 11:50

Former Ireland great Ronan O'Gara has expressed his interest in joining Andy Farrell's backroom staff when he takes over from Joe Schmidt as head coach.

Joe Schmidt's son's health the reason for his coaching break?

2018-11-27 16:20

It's thought that the health of his son Luke is behind Joe Schmidt's decision to take a break from coaching.

Johnny Sexton named World Rugby Player of the Year

2018-11-26 06:33

Ireland's Johnny Sexton has been named World Rugby Player of the Year for leading his nation to the Six Nations Grand Slam.

Schmidt revamps Irish team for USA Test

2018-11-23 07:26

Garry Ringrose is the only starter from Ireland's epic victory over world champions New Zealand to be included in the starting XV for Saturday's Test with the United States.

O'Neill steps down as Ireland manager

2018-11-21 19:08

Martin O'Neill stepped down as Ireland manager with a "heavy heart" after five years at the helm following a dismal run of results.


Eddie Jones: Ireland the best team in the world

2019-01-17 14:37

England coach Eddie Jones says Ireland - and not New Zealand - are currently the best team in world rugby.

Sexton on course for 6 Nations after making Ireland squad

2019-01-16 19:46

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt says Johnny Sexton is making good progress in his recovery from injury and should feature at the start of the Six Nations.

REVEALED: Ireland coach turned down All Blacks role

2018-12-13 14:13

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt reportedly turned down an offer to work under his New Zealand counterpart Steve Hansen last year.

Sexton commits to Ireland by extending contract

2018-12-11 16:16

World Rugby player of the year Johnny Sexton extended his contract with the Irish Rugby Football Union to keep playing in his homeland.

Ireland legend warns Farrell over tackle technique

2018-12-04 10:52

Legendary former Ireland centre Brian O'Driscoll has warned England flyhalf Owen Farrell to clean up his tackle technique.

Ireland footballing icon Keane hangs up boots

2018-11-28 15:18

Irish football legend Robbie Keane brought the curtain down on over two decades as a player on Wednesday.

Ireland coach Schmidt to step down after World Cup

2018-11-26 11:30

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt says he will 'finish coaching' following the completion of next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan.

Second-string Ireland too strong for USA

2018-11-25 06:09

Ireland's second-string overpowered an ultimately outclassed United States in Dublin to end a brilliant year on a high.

Rassie sounds warning shot to Ireland after All Blacks scalp

2018-11-22 08:32

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has warned Ireland that their win over the All Blacks could be a blessing and a curse.

Martin O'Neill steps down as Ireland manager after dismal run

2018-11-21 13:15

Martin O'Neill has stepped down as Ireland manager after five years at the helm following a dismal run of results.

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