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15 Reasons why Ireland MUST host the 2023 Rugby World Cup

Ireland is in a three-horse race with France and South Africa for the right to stage the…

Paul O’Connell tips Dylan Hartley as British and Irish Lions captain

Dylan Hartley would be a great leader for next summer’s tour to New Zealand, says Paul…

Rugby stars react to Paul O’Connell’s retirement on social media

Rugby Union stars and clubs took to social media following Paul O’Connell’s retirement announcement, thanking the…

Irish legend Paul O’Connell retires on medical advice

Former Ireland and Lions captain Paul O’Connell has been forced to retire from rugby with immediate…

Top 10 Locks of All Time

With Springbok great Victor Matfield playing his final game for South Africa tomorrow, we count down…

France 9-24 Ireland: Schmidt’s men win despite major losses

Ireland win to secure quarter-final with Argentina while France now face New Zealand in the final…

Ireland v Canada match preview: Pool D favourites to start off with win

Following months of preparation Ireland begins their Rugby World Cup campaign with a moderately routine match…