Rugby World Cup
# rugby-world-cup - Yesterday’s News
The IRB have released a star-studded video to promote the international tournament.
# rugby-world-cup - Thursday 28 August, 2014
Rugby union’s international governing body will have a new moniker from the 19th of November onwards.
# rugby-world-cup - Wednesday 13 August, 2014
# rugby-world-cup - Tuesday 5 August, 2014
“We knew what we were going to do; we were going to go back up there and score and take control of the game.”
# rugby-world-cup - Saturday 2 August, 2014
The Munster lock admits his body needs to be managed smartly if he is to make the global tournament.
# rugby-world-cup - Thursday 31 July, 2014
14 of Ireland’s starting 15 against the United States have Grand Slam winners’ medals.
# rugby-world-cup - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
The former Les Bleus fullback will pare back his role with Biarritz to give more time to the national team.
# rugby-world-cup - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
The New Zealand-born player is back in the international fold after four years away from the game.
# rugby-world-cup - Sunday 20 July, 2014
Philip Doyle’s side had too much class for Wales in Malahide this afternoon.
# rugby-world-cup - Sunday 6 July, 2014
Nick Cummins opted for a lucrative move to Japan to support a large family that includes two siblings with cystic fibrosis.
# rugby-world-cup - Wednesday 2 July, 2014
The Transport Minister has been talking about the upcoming reshuffle, the Rugby World Cup and why he prefers Frances Fitzgerald to Alan Shatter.
# rugby-world-cup - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
‘Women’s rugby is at an all-time high in Ireland,’ says head coach Philip Doyle.
# rugby-world-cup - Sunday 29 June, 2014
The east Africans pulled off an impressive victory over Namibia in Madagascar.
# rugby-world-cup - Saturday 28 June, 2014
The Cook Islands actually led close to the half-hour mark.
# rugby-world-cup - Friday 27 June, 2014
Led by former Leinster forward Stan Wright, the Cookies are hoping to shock the former RWC quarter finalists.
# rugby-world-cup - Saturday 21 June, 2014
New Zealand are on course to break the world record for consecutive Test match victories.
# rugby-world-cup - Monday 16 June, 2014
The Irish captain believes his team but ultimately benefit from a less than stellar Argentina tour.
# rugby-world-cup - Sunday 15 June, 2014
The dual star will play with Counties Manukau and is expected to join up with the Chiefs next year.
# rugby-world-cup - Wednesday 7 May, 2014
Martin Snedden believes that having Fitzgerald Stadium broadcast world wide would leave a lasting imprint on audiences.
# rugby-world-cup - Tuesday 6 May, 2014
Our rugby senses are tingling.
# rugby-world-cup - Tuesday 15 April, 2014
With fresh voices, a big name and the odd biscuit they can’t go wrong.
There are many details yet to be finalised, but the broadcaster is looking into high-definition screening of the tournament.
# rugby-world-cup - Thursday 3 April, 2014
The Sports Minister was speaking about the 2023 competition on Off The Ball.
# rugby-world-cup - Saturday 22 March, 2014
We are 18 months away from the showpiece tournament and nailing our flag to the mast way too soon.
# rugby-world-cup - Tuesday 18 March, 2014
While Joe Schmidt’s men were winning the Six Nations, rugby’s 17th best side were losing to Georgia in Tbilisi.
# rugby-world-cup - Thursday 20 February, 2014
The former Irish international will chair a cross-border working group.
# rugby-world-cup - Sunday 26 January, 2014
Labour Deputy Eamonn Maloney is hopeful that Tallaght Stadium could host a pool game in 2023 if Ireland get the games.
# rugby-world-cup - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
Ministers Varadkar and Ring met with their Northern Irish counterparts in Armagh to discuss the latest plans.
Director General, Páraic Duffy, says six of the organisation’s grounds are likely to be used in the bid.
# rugby-world-cup - Wednesday 8 January, 2014
The Brumbies number eight had been linked with Toulon.
# rugby-world-cup - Sunday 5 January, 2014
London Irish coach Brian Smith expects the talented back to make a bid for RWC2015 inclusion.
# rugby-world-cup - Tuesday 24 December, 2013
The Kiwi head coach must make international rugby a truly unique experience for players, supporters and coaches.
# rugby-world-cup - Monday 16 December, 2013
The Lions coach will be in charge of Wales for 12 years if he sees out this new deal.
# rugby-world-cup - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
Here are Ireland’s potential routes to World Cup success in England in 2015.
Some of the tickets for Ireland’s pool games will be selling for as much as €300.
And it’s France in Cardiff in the final game of the pool.
# rugby-world-cup - Tuesday 26 November, 2013
Here are the candidates from the west of the country as Ireland contemplates a bid for 2023.
# rugby-world-cup - Saturday 23 November, 2013
Fiji are gonna freak when they see Breffni Park.
# rugby-world-cup - Friday 22 November, 2013
We take a look at some of the potential candidates for Ireland to put forward as host stadia.
# rugby-world-cup - Thursday 21 November, 2013
We have some tough opposition for the right to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.