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Connacht Trio Set To Play For Barbarians Against England XV

6 months ago by Irish Rugby News

Ireland are one of nine different nations represented in the Barbarians squad selected by head coach Pat Lam for next Sunday’s encounter with an England XV at Twickenham (kick-off 3.30pm). Connacht...

Sean Skehan Appointed Terenure College Head Coach

6 months ago by Irish Rugby News

Terenure College RFC is delighted to announce that Seán Skehan has been appointed as the club’s new Head Coach. Sean brings a wealth of experience to the role. Seán is a Dublin native who came...

All-Ireland Women’s Sevens

6 months ago by Irish Rugby News

Six Women’s All-Ireland League teams gathered at Terenure College for the 2019 Women’s All-Ireland Sevens. Railway Union came out on top after four games with a big win over Old Belvedere in the day’s...

Leinster Dig Deep To Retain PRO14 Crown Against Glasgow

6 months ago by Irish Rugby News

Departing flanker Sean O’Brien was given the honour of lifting the GUINNESS PRO14 trophy as Leinster Rugby were crowned back-to-back champions after edging out Glasgow Warriors 18-15 in a closely-fought...

GUINNESS PRO14 Final Preview: Glasgow Warriors v Leinster

6 months ago by Irish Rugby News

After 152 games across the Championship, it all comes down to this as the respective Conference winners, who made it through the knockout rounds, face off at Glasgow’s Celtic Park for the GUINNESS...

Leinster Make Three Changes For GUINNESS PRO14 Final

6 months ago by Irish Rugby News

Captain Jonathan Sexton, Rob Kearney and Scott Fardy all come into the Leinster team which has been selected for Saturday’s GUINNESS PRO14 final against Glasgow Warriors at Celtic Park in Glasgow...

Aldi Play Rugby Festival Gives Schools First Taste Of Aviva Stadium

6 months ago by Irish Rugby News

The Aldi Play Rugby programme has allowed over 100,000 primary school children to get a taste of rugby. On Wednesday 16 schools, from Inishowen to Bantry Bay, took part in this year’s national festival....

Irish Rugby TV: Nucifora On Sustaining Development Of Irish Rugby

6 months ago by Irish Rugby News

IRFU Performance Director, David Nucifora spoke to media this week to review the 2018/19 season and look forward to what is coming down the line for Irish Rugby’s representative sides. A focus on the...

All Four Provinces Represented In PRO14 Dream Team Line-Up

6 months ago by Irish Rugby News

The GUINNESS PRO14 Dream Team for the 2018/19 season was revealed on eir Sport and Premier Sports tonight after a media vote determined the best performing players from the current campaign. In total,...

IRFU Volkswagen Tag Welcomes New Forge Taggers

6 months ago by Irish Rugby News

A new team to IRFU Volkswagen Tag Rugby has made a little bit of history in Belfast. New Forge Taggers, formed in 2006, are a club for players with learning disabilities. In March of 2019, they became...