Irish Rugby Union appoint new president

Dublin businessman John Hussey created a piece of sporting history when he became the first member from St. Mary’s College RFC (founded 111 years ago) to be enrolled as the…

NZ map

By Herb Christophers IF YOU’RE heading to New Zealand this autumn for the World Cup, we have plenty of ideas for how you can keep busy and see the countryside…

By Charity Knight Northern hemisphere rugby stops for no one as the JP Morgan Asset Management Premiership Rugby Sevens Series continues into its second year. Last year’s winners Saracens are…

Lloyd Williams’s World Cup verdict

Lloyd Williams may be the son of a former dual-code international and British & Irish Lions scrum-half, but it is his Wales squad colleague Mike Phillips who was his boyhood…

  LEINSTER & TOULOUSE are the joint 4/1 favourites to win the Heineken Cup next season according to Ladbrokes.  Last year’s finalists Northampton are 9/1 chances with Leicester the shortest…

Heineken Cup fixtures 2011-12

Leinster will launch the defence of their Heineken Cup crown with an away trip to Montpellier in Round 1 on Saturday, 12 November, with the French tournament debutants taking the…

Watch England train for free!

ENGLAND fans can meet their heroes and wish them well ahead of the Rugby World Cup when they train at the home of English rugby on Tuesday August 9. The…

Kurtley Beale returns to Wallabies starting XV

Australia will field nine of the players who started in last year’s history-making win over South Africa at Bloemfontein after the Qantas Wallabies combination for Saturday night’s opening Test in…

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