Ireland News Headlines
Sun, 19 May 2013 16:05:33 +0100
Acting Ireland head coach Les Kiss has named six uncapped players for their tour of North America and hopes their exposure to international rugby can help the incoming Joe Schmidt.
Sat, 18 May 2013 12:36:48 +0100
Ireland's most capped player Ronan O'Gara has hung up his playing boots and will coach at French side Racing Metro next season.
Fri, 17 May 2013 12:27:13 +0100
Ireland captain Jamie Heaslip has expressed his delight that Brian O'Driscoll has decided to extend his playing career for at least another season.
Thu, 16 May 2013 10:53:56 +0100
Brian O'Driscoll is set for one more tilt at the RBS 6 Nations after agreeing a new one-year deal with the IRFU, ensuring he will play a key role in Joe Schmidt's first season at Ireland's helm.
Wed, 15 May 2013 11:14:44 +0100
Ireland winger Tommy Bowe admits he's desperate to make up for missing out on the RBS 6 Nations by playing a starring role on this summer's British & Irish Lions tour to Australia.
Tue, 14 May 2013 16:53:37 +0100
Ireland fly-half Jonny Sexton is praying his injury woes are behind him ahead of two cup finals with club side Leinster and a summer abroad with the British and Irish Lions.
Mon, 13 May 2013 17:28:47 +0100
Paddy Jackson admits it has been a struggle to bounce back from his maiden appearances in an Ireland jersey but it is something he is determined to do - and with success too.
Sun, 12 May 2013 14:33:19 +0100
Leinster head coach Joe Schmidt has allayed any concern over Brian O'Driscoll's fitness despite seeing the centre limp off with a back problem in the first half of this weekend's PRO12 semi-final.
Sat, 11 May 2013 13:50:25 +0100
Ireland full-back Rob Kearney has admitted he has been adopting a policy of safety first as he looks rediscover his best form on the British & Irish Lions tour to Australia.