# ireland-rugby - Today’s News
Let’s face it – life is different in the summertime.
# ireland-rugby - Tuesday 8 July, 2014
The winger is determined to follow up on a superb 2013/14 season and is thriving in life away from the rugby field.
# ireland-rugby - Sunday 6 July, 2014
With a 25% growth since the turn of the year, tag rugby is proving to be increasingly popular.
# ireland-rugby - Friday 4 July, 2014
Former Connacht and Wolfhounds hooker Adrian Flavin suggests Dan McFarland may be another option to replace John Plumtree.
# ireland-rugby - Saturday 28 June, 2014
The country’s World Cup adventure could have started 40 years before Italia 90.
# ireland-rugby - Monday 23 June, 2014
The Wexford native was in fine form for Emerging Ireland during the Nations Cup.
# ireland-rugby - Sunday 22 June, 2014
The Munster-bound forward received ample help from his Emerging Ireland team-mates but a super solo burst had them flying.
# ireland-rugby - Friday 20 June, 2014
Mike Ruddock’s men had led at the break.
# ireland-rugby - Monday 16 June, 2014
The Munster out-half is currently in Romania with Emerging Ireland as part of the 2014 Nations Cup.
The Irish captain believes his team but ultimately benefit from a less than stellar Argentina tour.
# ireland-rugby - Sunday 15 June, 2014
The Ireland coach says some fringe players acquitted themselves well while others have some work to do.
# ireland-rugby - Saturday 14 June, 2014
Joe Schmidt’s men trailed 10-9 at the break but their superior set-piece was crucial in a second-half comeback.
We went minute-by-minute as the Six Nations champions sought a rare, southern hemisphere series win.
The Ireland U20s winger has hit the ground running since forcing his way into the Junior World Championship reckoning.
The retired Ulster, Ireland and Lions flanker opens up about his all-too-short comeback from a debilitating ankle injury.
# ireland-rugby - Friday 13 June, 2014
The Emerging Ireland captain believes at least five players could make the step up to the senior squad.
# ireland-rugby - Monday 9 June, 2014
The Ulster forwards both did their chances of featuring in Tucuman next weekend no harm.
# ireland-rugby - Sunday 8 June, 2014
Ireland captain Paul O’Connell led the charge into the swimming pool at Hotel Turismo this morning.
Featuring a bonus Andrew Trimble steal.
The Ireland captain was happy with his team’s victory at Estadio Centenario but admitted his team’s performance was lacking.
# ireland-rugby - Saturday 7 June, 2014
Joe Schmidt’s men looked in trouble after Manuel Montero’s first-half try but they battled back with fine tries before and after the break.
Chris Henry got over the whitewash to edge Ireland back ahead.
Ireland scored off a rolling maul at Lansdowne Road to rock Wales all of 12 years ago.
This is for anyone who ever wished to see Paul O’Connell going for a run in grainy, celluloid glory.
The Munster fullback is hoping to grasp his chance in the Irish 15 jersey.
# ireland-rugby - Wednesday 4 June, 2014
The versatile back may benefit from a run in the 12 jersey rather than playing back-up to Jonny Sexton in Argentina.
# ireland-rugby - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
’1001, 1002, 1003. I don’t know if you noticed…’
Pity the poor lad that got landed with the man-marking job.
# ireland-rugby - Monday 2 June, 2014
The departing forwards coach is returning to live in New Zealand after eight years away from home.
The Ireland captain and his teammates have touched down after their long-haul flight from Dublin.
# ireland-rugby - Sunday 1 June, 2014
The New Zealander has been linked with the Hurricanes.
The Munster lock will make his BaaBaas debut on Sunday at Twickenham.
# ireland-rugby - Friday 30 May, 2014
Former Munster teammate David Wallace has paid tribute to the Pau-bound forward.
Former gridiron player Chloe Butler should make her Australia debut against New Zealand or Canada next month.
# ireland-rugby - Thursday 29 May, 2014
Joe Schmidt has not yet made a decision on a replacement.
# ireland-rugby - Thursday 22 May, 2014
The former Ulster and Ireland A forward has made the switch from Worcester Warriors.
# ireland-rugby - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
The Ireland captain was joined by Joe Schmidt and his teammates for the visit to Northern Ireland’s parliament buildings.
Ulster out-half Paddy Jackson limped out of his team’s Pro12 semi-final loss to Leinster at the weekend.
# ireland-rugby - Monday 19 May, 2014
A busy day of announcements and retirements had us on our toes.
Tommy Bowe and Sean O’Brien also miss out as Schmidt calls upon Felix Jones, Robbie Diack, James Cronin, Rob Herring and Kieran Marmion.