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O'Driscoll: Irish bid team peaked today

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 16:52:23 +0100

Brian O'Driscoll, ambassador for Ireland's bid to host the Rugby World Cup in 2023, feels the group hit a peak today as they make a presentation to World Rugby.

May writes to Rugby World Cup to support Irish bid

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 15:39:30 +0100

It was all eyes on London as Ireland, France and South Africa made their final presentations to the World Rugby Council for the right to host the 2023 World Cup.

IRFU chief Browne confident bid 'very well received'

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 16:52:40 +0100

IRFU chief Philip Browne said the presentation of Ireland's 2023 Rugby World Cup bid to the World Rugby Council was "very well received" in London today.

Timeline to Ireland's Rugby World Cup 2023 bid

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 13:17:00 +0100

Ireland promised to deliver a "tournament like no other" as they presented their bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup to the World Rugby Council in London. Here we trace the history of Ireland's campaign.

Watch back: Ireland 2023 bid team face media

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 12:53:28 +0100

The Irish team for the bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup faced the media following their presentation in London this morning. Watch the full press conference here.

Irish Abroad: Stringer makes first Warriors start

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 19:49:59 +0100

Peter Stringer made his first start of the season for Worcester Warriors as they fell to a 24-19 defeat at Gloucester in the English Premiership.

Billy Vunipola out for rest of year with knee injury

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 15:13:43 +0100

England No 8 Billy Vunipola faces a race against time to be fit for the start of the RBS 6 Nations after undergoing knee surgery.

Connacht 'thought they had game won', laments Keane

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 12:11:49 +0100

Connacht head coach Kieran Keane says the manner of the province's Pro14 defeat to Cardiff on Saturday should be a "salient lesson" for his team.

Connacht undone late on by Cardiff

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 17:45:23 +0100

Cardiff Blues finally recorded their first win of the season as a last-ditch try from Willis Halaholo secured a dramatic win against Connacht.

UBL round-up: Div 1A wins for Garryowen & Lansdowne

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 21:06:43 +0100

Second row Dean Moore marked his Dooradoyle debut with a try as Garryowen battled past Division 1A rivals Buccaneers for a 29-17 bonus point victory on Saturday afternoon - with Lansdowne, Terenure, UCD and Clontarf also winning in the section.

Leinster's Molony: 'We were ill-disciplined'

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 11:54:58 +0100

Leinster's Ross Molony says the players will be disappointed with the number of penalties they conceded in their 38-19 defeat to the Cheetahs.

Jackman rues running into in-form Ulster

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 10:45:24 +0100

Bernard Jackman reckons that his Dragons side ran into Ulster at the wrong time with the Les Kiss's unbeaten side producing their best performance of the season to date.

Glasgow run riot to hand Munster first loss

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 08:10:30 +0100

Munster were beaten for the first time this season as they suffered a 37-10 defeat in Glasgow.

Aussie out-half Deegan comes in to make Connacht debut

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:53:04 +0100

Out-half Andrew Deegan is set to make his debut for Connacht against Cardiff Blues in the Guinness Pro14 Championship on Saturday.

Ulster maul Dragons to move into top spot

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 10:41:00 +0100

Ulster maintained their perfect start to the Guinness PRO14 season with an eight-try annihilation of the Dragons at the Kingspan Stadium which saw the Irish province take top spot in Conference B.

O'Brien: I've nothing but respect for Lions management

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:15:39 +0100

Seán O'Brien has insisted he has "nothing but respect" for the Lions management team as the fallout to his recent criticism continues.

Fagerson: We've done homework & want Munster revenge

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 16:49:32 +0100

Zander Fagerson has targeted revenge when Munster travel to Scotstoun on Friday night.

Leinster demolished by Cheetahs despite Daly hat-trick

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 11:51:34 +0100

Leinster's brief tour of South Africa ended with an emphatic 38-19 defeat to the Cheetahs in a largely empty Free State Stadium in Bloemfontein on Friday night.

Scannell to make first Munster start of the season

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:08:52 +0100

Munster director of rugby Rassie Erasmus has made just one change to his side for their Guinness Pro14 trip to Scotland to take on Glasgow Warriors with Rory Scannell set for his first start of the season.

Leinster low on options again ahead of Cheetahs game

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 12:19:22 +0100

Leinster have been dealt injury blows ahead of their match with Toyota Cheetahs on Friday evening in Bloemfontein in the Pro14 with Luke McGrath, Fergus McFadden and James Ryan ruled out.