Ireland stronger now than 2015 World Cup defeat - Best

2017-11-24 22:38

Ireland captain Rory Best believes the squad who line-up against Argentina is in a "stronger place" than it was when the Pumas dashed their World Cup hopes in 2015.

Ireland captain Best backs youngster Stockdale

2017-10-25 14:15

Ireland captain Rory Best has backed Ulster team-mate Jacob Stockdale to step up in the absence of the departing Simon Zebo at Test level.

Best captains Lions against Chiefs

2017-06-18 10:56

Ireland's Rory Best will become the fifth captain in six games for the British and Irish Lions on their New Zealand tour.

Best could be yet to come for Irish skipper

2016-11-26 12:30

Rory Best will follow in the large footsteps of Irish icons Brian O'Driscoll and Paul O'Connell in reaching the 100 cap landmark on Saturday.

Foley haka tribute 'right thing to do' - Best

2016-11-06 07:56

Captain Rory Best said Ireland's pre-match tribute to Anthony Foley was "the right thing to do" following his team's historic upset of New Zealand.

Irish captain credits squad effort with win

2016-06-12 10:53

Ireland managed to hold out with just 14 men for nearly an hour when they beat South Africa for the first time in South Africa.

Mixed feelings for Irish after Wales draw

2016-02-08 07:13

Ireland captain Rory Best has admitted that he has mixed feelings after drawing with Wales in their Six Nations opener.

Best to captain Ireland at Six Nations

2016-01-20 18:01

Hooker Rory Best was named captain of Ireland in a Six Nations squad announced by coach Joe Schmidt.

Best back for Six Nations

2013-11-26 15:30

Ireland hooker Rory Best is expected to return from injury in time for the Six Nations after a successful surgery on a broken arm.

Lions set off for Oz tour

2013-05-28 08:39

The British and Irish Lions will arrive in Hong Kong on Tuesday ahead of a month-long tour of Australia.


Ireland's Best wary of improved Springboks

2017-11-10 19:03

Ireland captain Rory Best is expecting a real test of his side's mettle against a South Africa side that has improved vastly from last year.

Ireland skipper Best out for six weeks

2017-09-19 10:52

Ireland hooker and captain Rory Best is expected to be sidelined for up to six weeks after sustaining a hamstring injury.

North/South void has been filled: Best

2016-11-27 12:19

Ireland's Rory Best says beating Australia and other results going the Northern Hemisphere countries way suggests the void between the rugby hemispheres has closed.

Irish have to raise the bar - Best

2016-11-18 21:46

If Ireland are to become the first side in seven years to beat New Zealand twice in a row they must play better, claimed captain Rory Best.

Fearless Irish ready for All Blacks - Best

2016-11-05 07:15

Ireland captain Rory Best said his team will not fear New Zealand as they chase an elusive first victory over the world champions this weekend.

Irish skipper Best fit to face Scotland

2016-03-17 16:39

Rory Best has shaken off a calf injury to be named as Ireland captain for the Six Nations clash against Scotland.

Wales frustrated with Six Nations draw

2016-02-07 22:24

Ireland captain Rory Best was more satisfied than his Wales counterpart Sam Warburton after the sides played out a draw in Dublin.

Ulster to keep Best until 2015

2013-12-17 20:34

Irish province Ulster have announced that Ireland hooker Rory Best has signed a new two-year contract with the club.

Best suffers broken arm

2013-11-25 21:36

Ulster have confirmed that Ireland's Rory Best has broke his forearm in the heartbreaking last-gasp defeat by New Zealand.

Best ecstatic at Lions call

2013-05-27 20:10

Rory Best says he has had to one of the best moments of his career after earning a late call-up to the British and Irish Lions' squad.

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