Ireland Slot Into Second Place In Latest World Rankings

2 years ago by Irish Rugby News

Ireland are up to second place in the World Rugby Rankings for the first time since August 2015, following their 28-8 win over Scotland and England's narrow loss to France in Paris.

Ireland are now the second best rugby team in the world

2 years ago by Rugby Dump

Ireland's win over Scotland on Saturday, combined with England's loss to France, means that they not only claimed the 2018 6 Nations Championship title, but moved up to their highest position in the official...

Monday Evening Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby announce the signing of Robin Copeland Connacht Rugby and the IRFU have announced that back row Robin Copeland will join the province at the end of the current season on a two year...

Latest World Rankings

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland have moved up the to second place in the latest World Rugby Rankings for the first time since August 2015 following their 20-point win over Scotland and England’s narrow loss to France in...

Every England player lost their fight with the French 

2 years ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Given the positive impact Eddie Jones has made on England rugby union it would be easy to suggest that back-to-back losses against Scotland and France are no big deal. ,

Don Armand called up but Eddie Jones does not expect quick England fix

2 years ago by The Guardian

• Player in squad to face Ireland after Lawes and Hughes ruled out• ‘We probably won’t get better at breakdown until the World Cup’Don Armand has been called up by Eddie Jones for England’s...

England’s misery in Paris underlines home truths facing Eddie Jones

2 years ago by The Guardian

Limp loss to France caps a year of decline for a coach whose methods are under renewed scrutiny as in-form Ireland loomThis time 12 months ago England were sitting where Ireland are now. They had just...

Ireland crowned Six Nations champions and set up grand slam shot in England

2 years ago by The Guardian

• Ireland win title after beating Scotland after England lose in Paris• Irish victory at Twickenham next Saturday would seal Grand SlamIreland have won the Six Nations championship after England lost...

England are not learning fast enough, says Eddie Jones after title surrender

2 years ago by The Guardian

• Coach bemoans breakdown struggles following France defeat• ‘Game is changing: we aren’t coping with referees’ interpretations’Eddie Jones has vowed to crack England’s problems at the breakdown...

Ireland Clinch Six Nations Championship 2018

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Before stepping out onto the field at The Aviva Stadium today, the Irish team knew that a bonus point win over Scotland would go a long way to securing this year's Six Nations Championship. With this in...