ireland

Ireland are on a journey - Sexton hails character in Azzurri rout

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland hammered Italy in the Six Nations in Rome and Johnny Sexton feels the team are showing signs of improvement.   Johnny Sexton says Ireland are "on a journey" and praised the team's character...

Six try Ireland smash Italy 10-48

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Johnny Sexton returned to Ireland's team and led Andy Farrell's side to their first win of the 2021 Six Nations.       Ireland kick-started their Six Nations campaign as they beat...

WATCH: Ireland denied a clear try

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Iain Henderson was denied a clear cut try after the officials all missed his grounding.   The Irish second rower powered over the line but referee Mathieu Raynal, his assistants and TMO Romain Poite...

France to host New Zealand in blockbuster RWC 2023 opening match

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby and the France 2023 Organising Committee have announced the much-anticipated match schedule for Rugby World Cup 2023, a tournament with players and fans at heart that will engage the whole...

North to make history as Wales eye Triple Crown, winless Ireland expected to defeat the Azzurri

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England will be out to put a dent in Wales' Six Nations title hopes in Cardiff and enhance their own chances of retaining the trophy.   Wales go in search of a Triple Crown in a blockbuster battle...

France v Scotland postponed due to coronavirus outbreak

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Just a day after receiving the green light for the game to go ahead, France's clash with Scotland has been postponed.     France's Six Nations clash with Scotland in Paris has...

WATCH: Joe Moody welcomes Irishman Jack Regan welcomed to Super Rugby with a palm to the face

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Ireland u20s lock Jack Regan made his Super Rugby debut for the Highlanders in the 2021 season opener starting in the pack against the Crusaders.    The former Ulsterman was welcomed...

Joey Carbery named on Munster's bench

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

For the first time since January 2020, live-wire Munster fly-half Joey Carbery is set to make an appearance on the field of play. The 25 year-old, who has been suffering with ankle problems, has been named...