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34-Player Ireland Squad Named For U20 Six Nations

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head Coach Richie Murphy has today named a 34-man Ireland squad to travel to the upcoming 2021 U20 Six Nations Championship in Cardiff, including six players who were involved in last year’s campaign.   Munster...

2021 U20 Six Nations Fixtures Announced

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2021 Under-20 Six Nations Championship will be played this summer between 19th June and 13th July in Cardiff.     The decision to hold the Championship in one venue was taken to reduce...

World Rugby U20 Championship Cancelled For 2021

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby U20 Championship 2021 will not take place this year due to the ongoing impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic, World Rugby confirmed on Wednesday.   The tournament's organising...

Dates Announced for 2021 Women's & U20s Six Nations

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six Nations Rugby Limited has announced new dates for the rescheduled 2021 Women’s and U20s Six Nations Championships.   Last month it was announced that both tournaments had been postponed...

U20 World Championship Highlights: Irelands v New Zealand

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

A good early start from the All Blacks ensured that the New Zealanders ran out victorious in today's fixture. Ireland came out a new-look team in the second half scoring 17 points in 15min. New Zealand...

Watch: Ireland score a SENSATIONAL try with some stellar offload

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland rounded off their 2019 World Rugby U20 Championships with defeat to New Zealand in their seventh-place playoff encounter after a horrible opening 20 minutes that saw them give the Baby Blacks...

U20 World Championship Highlights: Ireland v England

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

England lost Ted Hill early on for a dangerous tackle on halfway and in that period Healy kicked a penalty for Ireland to give them a 10th-minute lead.  Steve Bates' side led 13-6 at the break,...

WRAP UP: U20 World Championship - Semi Finals

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

France and Australia won their respective semi-finals took book their place in the final on Saturday.    Australia reaching the final for the first time since Matt Toomua represented the side...

World Rugby U20s Highlights: Ireland v Italy

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland u20 made it two from three with a 38-14 win over Italy u20 in round 3 of the World Rugby Under 20 Championship.   For the opening 39 minutes it was all Ireland as they ran in four tries...

Ryan Baird cleared to face Italy

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland U20s second rower Ryan Baird has been cleared to face Italy in the U20 World Championships despite receiving a red card against Australia on Saturday.   Baird was shown a straight red card for...