Ronan O'Gara rugby player
Ronan O'Gara rugby player

Ronan O'Gara

7th Mar 1977 1.83m/84kg Head Coach

Johnny Sexton sets all-time points record

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Johnny Sexton became the highest points scorer in Six Nations history as the Ireland captain topped Ronan O'Gara's record haul in Saturday's showdown with England. Fly-half Sexton, who plans to retire...

The Breakdown – Ireland chase Grand Slam and Sexton wants record, but France lurk with intent

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland can make it a glorious farewell to the Six Nations for record-chasing captain Johnny Sexton as they chase a Grand Slam on Saturday, with England their visitors.   It will be Ireland's...

'We may have to look at the Under-12s!' – Farrell makes light of Ireland's injury problems

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Andy Farrell joked Ireland may have to borrow players from a local side's Under-12s to face England after losing five more to injury in their Six Nations victory over Scotland. Ireland claimed a well-earned...

Farrell's side dig deep to move within one win of Grand Slam

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland defeated Scotland 22-7 in an entertaining Six Nations contest at Murrayfield to move to within one victory of landing a first Grand Slam since 2018. Andy Farrell's side had defeated Wales, France...

Six Nations Countdown: 6 Great Championship Clashes

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the 2023 Six nations Championship in sight, we look back on six titanic clashes reminding us of the wonderful contribution this competition makes to the game of rugby.   Number 6: 2010: Wales...

Finn Russell set for Premiership switch?

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Finn Russell could leave Racing 92 at the end of the season with Bath now reportedly entering the race for his signature.     Reports from the Daily Mail and Sunday Times say that Bath...

Eight TOP 14 transfers you may have missed

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2022/23 season is fast approaching, and while some player movements are still to be finalised, some big transfers have flown under the radar.   We take a look at eight you may have...

1, 999 caps: The most capped Test rugby XV of all time - by position

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another international test window has come and gone.    A thrilling and historic July test window saw new additions to the test centurion club, and we take a look at what the most capped...

The Eight Players Who Have Scored 1 000 Test Points

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the series-deciding test match between New Zealand and Ireland, Jonathan Sexton joined an exclusive group of players who have scored 1000 points in test rugby.   We take a look at...

RANKED: The countries with the most test centurions

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

An elite group of 80 men's international players have reached the incredible milestone of 100 test caps.     Even some of the most talented players who have graced the rugby pitch...