Ireland preparing 'properly' for France amid coronavirus worries

2020-02-28 21:08

Ireland coach Andy Farrell has said his squad are continuing with preparations after their Six Nations fixture fell victim to concerns over the coronavirus.

Sexton demands repeat performance against England

2020-02-10 07:17

Ireland will have to produce the same display against England in a fortnight that they did against Wales, says Johnny Sexton.

Sexton a natural leader, says Welsh skipper Jones

2020-02-07 19:38

Johnny Sexton has earned the right to be Ireland captain said his Welsh counterpart Alun Wyn Jones believes.

Sexton springs to defence of 'marked man' Murray

2020-02-06 17:58

Ireland captain Johnny Sexton mounted a strong defence of his long-time half-back partner Conor Murray.

Ireland and Scotland look to shake off RWC hangover

2020-01-31 07:07

Ireland host Scotland in their opening Six Nations clash in Dublin with both sides desperate to put a disappointing World Cup behind them.

Solid Sexton claims victory for Leinster at Lyon

2019-11-23 20:07

An impressive defensive stand and an inspired Johnny Sexton guided record four-time winners Leinster to victory at Lyon in the European Champions Cup.

Sexton shocker sums up night that was All Black for Ireland

2019-10-19 16:31

If Ireland v New Zealand was a battle between Johnny Sexton and Beauden Barrett, the All Blacks playmaker was the undisputed winner.

Ireland star Sexton returns for Russia match

2019-10-01 08:59

World Player of the Year Johnny Sexton will captain Ireland in their Rugby World Cup match against Russia after recovering from a thigh injury.

Ireland rest Sexton for Japan World Cup clash

2019-09-26 07:02

Ireland have rested Johnny Sexton for their Pool A clash against Japan after the flyhalf picked up a leg injury that prevented him from kicking against Scotland.

Irish star Sexton returns for final Rugby World Cup warm-up Test

2019-09-05 15:40

Jonathan Sexton will play his first competitive match since the end of May in Ireland's final Rugby World Cup warm-up match against Wales.


3 things from England v Ireland Six Nations match

2020-02-23 20:13

England ended Ireland's hopes of the Grand Slam and the Triple Crown with an emphatic victory in their Six Nations clash at Twickenham.

Sexton hails 'brilliant' victory over Welsh

2020-02-09 05:44

Johnny Sexton said Ireland's 24-14 victory over Wales which ended Welsh hopes of a repeat Six Nations Grand Slam was "brilliant".

Sexton seeks Irish legend's advice on art of captaincy

2020-02-07 10:27

Newly-installed Ireland captain Johnny Sexton has been seeking out the advice of predecessor Paul O'Connell for tips on leadership and on-field diplomacy.

Sexton gives Farrell winning start as Ireland coach

2020-02-01 20:53

Johnny Sexton scored all Ireland's points to give coach Andy Farrell a victory over Scotland in his first match in charge in the Six Nations.

Sexton named Ireland captain in Farrell's first Six Nations squad

2020-01-15 19:51

Talismanic flyhalf Johnny Sexton will captain Ireland for the forthcoming Six Nations campaign as head coach Andy Farrell names his first squad.

World Cup exit will mark me for rest of my life - Sexton

2019-11-07 14:29

Johnny Sexton said the disappointment of Ireland exiting the Rugby World Cup at the quarter-final stage will remain with him and his team-mates.

Ireland's Sexton happy to 'get back on the horse' at World Cup

2019-10-03 15:19

World Player of the Year Jonathan Sexton said Ireland were delighted to secure a bonus-point, 35-0 win over Russia at the Rugby World Cup.

Sexton: Japan loss could be 'blessing in disguise'

2019-09-29 17:31

Ireland star Johnny Sexton believes a stunning World Cup defeat by Japan could yet prove to be a "blessing in disguise" because it took place during the group stages.

Sexton sits out Ireland training ahead of Japan test

2019-09-24 15:39

World Rugby player of the year Johnny Sexton sat out training ahead of Ireland's second Pool A match against tournament hosts Japan.

Kings lure Johnny Sexton's brother to PE

2019-04-24 14:14

The Southern Kings have made a giant leap in their efforts of building a competitive team with the signing of Irish lock, Jerry Sexton.

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