Ireland 27-3 Scotland: Rory Best delighted with dominant win – video

12 hours ago by The Guardian

Ireland’s Rugby World Cup campaign began in dominant fashion as they defeated Scotland 27-3. Tries from James Ryan, Rory Best, Tadhg Furlong and Andrew Conway brought a bonus point and put Ireland in...

‘We Know It’s Just A Start And We Need To Get Better’ – Best

3 hours ago by Irish Rugby News

Rory Best became the fourth oldest try scorer in Rugby World Cup history when he touched down during the first half of Ireland’s 27-3 bonus point win over Scotland in Yokohama. At 37 years and 37...

England 35-3 Tonga: five talking points from England’s World Cup opener

10 hours ago by The Guardian

Tonga leave their mark on Billy Vunipola, England work hard for bonus point and Nasi Manu makes an emotional return Related: Tuilagi double helps England kick off with bonus-point win against Tonga Related:...

O'Mahony, Aki may have to sit out Japan fixture

12 hours ago by Breaking News.ie : Rugby

Peter O’Mahony and Bundee Aki face a race against the clock to prove their fitness for Ireland’s meeting with World Cup hosts Japan this Saturday following failed Head Injury Assessments in...

Ireland Kick Off Rugby World Cup With Bonus Point Win

6 hours ago by Irish Rugby News

All the best pictures captured by Inpho Photography as Ireland launched their Rugby World Cup campaign with a 27-3 bonus point victory over Six Nations rivals Scotland in Yokohama. The post Ireland Kick...

Stockdale happy to put critics on the defensive

12 hours ago by Breaking News.ie : Rugby

Jacob Stockdale says he was spurred on by criticisms of his defensive abilities ahead of Ireland’s opening World Cup encounter with Scotland here in Japan.

Steve Hansen says World Rugby will alter HIA process after Cane debacle

12 hours ago by The Guardian

• Flanker missed second half despite passing half-time HIA test• ‘They’ve modified it which is great, good response’The All Blacks coach, Steve Hansen, has revealed World Rugby have altered the...

Highlights: Ireland 27 Scotland 3

9 hours ago by Irish Rugby News

Take a look at the highlights from Ireland’s bonus point win as they kicked off their Rugby World Cup 2019 campaign in emphatic style at Yokohama. Ireland opened the scoring with a try from James...

Rugby World Cup: Team of the weekend

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Steven Kitshoff - South Africa Good at the set-piece. Some strong carries also.   2. Jamie George - England   In a scrappy England win, George performed well at the set piece and got...

Watson knee injury adds to Scotland woes

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gregor Townsend bemoaned Scotland's sluggish start in their loss to Ireland as he admitted to concern over the injured Hamish Watson.       Hamish Watson's involvement at the Rugby...