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McKee To Captain Ireland Under-18 Schools Team Against France

1 year ago by Irish Rugby News

The Ireland Under-18 Schools team, sponsored by PwC, has been confirmed for the first of four fixtures over the Easter holiday period. They face France at Templeville Road on Saturday (kick-off 4pm), and...

Jacob Stockdale picks up Player of the Championship after breakthrough campaign

1 year ago by Rugby Dump

Ireland winger Jacob Stockdale has been named 2018 Natwest Player of the Championship following a record-breaking campaign that included seven tries and a Grand Slam. Stockdale secured the majority of...

Jacob Stockdale named Six Nations Player of the Championship

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

A memorable 6 Nations campaign for record-breaking winger Jacob Stockdale has got even better after he was named the 2018 Player of the Championship.   The Irish flyer bagged seven tries...

Six Nations 2018 - Team of the Tournament

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Cian Healy – Ireland The big loosehead is the first of several Irish players in our Six Nations 2018 team of the tournament. This was an easy decision as Healy consistently performed...

Monday Morning Round Up

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Karmichael Hunt fined and suspended  Rugby Australia has concluded its disciplinary process into the off-field conduct of Wallabies and Queensland Reds back Karmichael Hunt following his arrest in...

England staring down the barrel unless lessons are learned – and fast | Robert Kitson

1 year ago by The Guardian

The summer series against South Africa looks ominous unless Eddie Jones’s men can address the reasons for their Six Nations implosionAn unexpectedly one‑sided Six Nations Championship has made two...

Second place in the Six Nations is no reason for Wales to pop any corks

1 year ago by The Guardian

• ‘We were happy to win ugly against France,’ says Taulupe Faletau• Coach Warren Gatland must explore new ideas on tour of AmericasLike all the coaches bar Joe Schmidt, like all the teams bar Ireland,...

England’s tired Lions may be left out of summer tour to South Africa

1 year ago by The Guardian

• Eddie Jones says fatigue among players ‘is still a concern for us’• ‘I’ll watch club games and see how we can strengthen the squad’Eddie Jones has revealed that some of England’s British...

England’s Ellie Kildunne dazzles again in Six Nations win over Ireland

1 year ago by The Guardian

• England beat Ireland 33-11 but France win Grand Slam• Danielle Waterman scores record 47th try for EnglandEngland’s women, with their fly-half Katy Daley-McLean controlling the game impressively...

Warren Gatland shrugs off Eddie Jones’ remarks and tells him to focus on results

1 year ago by The Guardian

• Gatland says Jones remarks should not rule him out for Lions• Alun Wyn Jones returns for Wales as Bastareaud captains FranceWarren Gatland believes Eddie Jones’s insulting remarks about Ireland...