Heaslip: James Ryan will learn captaincy ropes from Johnny Sexton

2 hours ago by Breaking : Rugby

The Leinster out-half was named Ireland captain by Andy Farrell for the upcoming Six Nations, replacing Rory Best, who retired after last year’s World Cup.

Jacob Stockdale: Players responding to Farrell’s fresh approach

2 hours ago by Breaking : Rugby

Jacob Stockdale is moving on from a disappointing World Cup, his gaze firmly fixed on a new era for Irish rugby and, he hopes, a clean slate under head coach Andy Farrell.

Andy Farrell wants to ‘get on with it’ as new faces in for new era

2 hours ago by Breaking : Rugby

A new-look team was unveiled yesterday as the national team head coach showed his hand for this Saturday’s 2020 Guinness Six Nations opener at home to Scotland

‘Conor’s unbelievably determined to kick his career on’

3 hours ago by Breaking : Rugby

Andy Farrell is convinced there is plenty of road left for Conor Murray to travel in his Test rugby career after backing his under-fire scrum-half to steer Ireland in their Six Nations opener against Scotland...

Andy Farrell’s three biggest selection calls

12 hours ago by Breaking : Rugby

$1 identifies the three biggest talking points after new Ireland boss Any Farrell named his team to face Scotland on Saturday.

Leinster Schools Senior Cup: Belvo’s Eoghan Rutledge goes from villain to hero

12 hours ago by Breaking : Rugby

Belvedere College held off the spirited challenge of St Mary’s College at Donnybrook to book their spot in the Leinster Schools Senior Cup quarter-finals.

Controversial Catalan Folau set to face Pride protests on first visit to England

12 hours ago by Breaking : Rugby

The Australian has made homophobic comments on social media and was sacked by Rugby Australia.

'He just keeps turning up': Heaslip has no doubt Doris is Ireland's best No. 8

15 hours ago by Breaking : Rugby

Jamie Heaslip says Caelan Doris is the best No.8 in the country right now – and predicts the Leinster kid will be around “for a long time”.

Donal Lenihan: Farrell opts for evolution over revolution

16 hours ago by Breaking : Rugby

That Conor Murray gets the nod at scrum-half for Ireland's Six Nations opener against Scotland on Saturday - despite the clamour for the in-form John Cooney - was predictable, writes $1

Controversial ex-Australia international Israel Folau signs for Rugby League side

19 hours ago by Breaking : Rugby

Folau was sacked by Rugby Australia last May after posting homophobic comments on social media.