Rory Best rugby player
Rory Best rugby player

Rory Best

15th Aug 1982 1.80m/105kg Hooker

Ireland Name Team For Rugby World Cup Opener

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt has named his team for the Pool A match against Scotland at International Stadium Yokohama on Sunday, 22 September.   Four players in the matchday 23 featured in the quarterfinal...

Predicting Ireland's team to face Scotland

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Joe Schmidt heads into his opening 2019 Rugby World Cup match with Scotland with a number of his front line backs under an injury cloud.     However, the New Zealander does have a full stocked...

Latest World Rankings: Ireland top the rankings going into RWC

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland's 19-10 win over Wales has sent Joe Schmidt's side to the top of the World Rugby Men's Rankings for the first time in history.     Top position in the World Rugby Men's Rankings has...

Joe Schmidt & Rory Best | Post-match press conference

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Joe Schmidt & Rory Best post-match press conference after Ireland's 20-19 win over Wales in Dublin yesterday

Rory Best in victorious send-off in Rugby World Cup warm-up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales avoided a repeat of 2015's pre-Rugby World Cup injury problems as Ireland won 19-10 in Dublin on Saturday to take the No.1 ranking.     Ireland head to the Rugby World Cup as the highest-ranked...

Five individual performances that will keep Joe Schmidt on his toes

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland claimed a solid victory over Wales in their final home game before the Rugby World Cup which doubled up as Rory Best and Joe Schmidt's final test on Irish soil.     Ireland final run...

Rory Best captains Ireland In Home Farewell

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland captain Rory Best will win his 120th cap on his last appearance in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday afternoon.   The game also marks the final match for Joe Schmidt on Irish soil.   Best,...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

France Name Rugby World Cup Squad         View this post on Instagram     France have confirmed their 31-man squad for the #RWC2019 🇫🇷 Thoughts?🤔 A...

Ireland Name Rugby World Cup Squad

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland coaching group have named the 31 man squad that will travel to Japan on the 11th September to compete at Rugby World Cup 2019.     The squad is captained by Rory Best who will...

Wales 17-22 Ireland: Stockdale at the double in improved Irish display

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jacob Stockdale scored twice as Ireland improved to beat Wales in a hard-fought affair in Cardiff on Saturday, ahead of the Rugby World Cup.     Ireland bounced back from last week's dismal...