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Ireland’s Peter Stringer retires aged 40

Ireland Grand Slam winner Peter Stringer has announced his retirement from professional rugby at the age of 40.

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Stats review: Ireland, England and Scotland victorious

The June tours drew to a close this weekend with wins for Ireland, England and Scotland away to three southern hemisphere sides.

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Match Reaction: Schmidt lauds character of his men in series victory

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt paid his dues to the determination of the Irish players as they soared to a series win over Australia in Sydney.

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Ireland create history in Australia

Grand Slam champions Ireland made history as they claimed their first series victory over Australia since 1979 with a 20-16 win in Sydney.

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O’Mahony and McGrath dare to dream on milestone appearances

NatWest 6 Nations Grand Slam champions Peter O’Mahony and Jack McGrath are prepared for a fight on their 50th appearance in a green jersey.

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Match Preview: Ireland change five ahead of Wallabies showdown

Sean Cronin and Jack Conan will make their first starts of the summer in Ireland’s series-decider against Australia in Sydney this weekend.

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Stander: Ireland yet to hit Grand Slam heights

CJ Stander says Ireland still have plenty in the tank and haven’t reached the standards they set in the 2018 NatWest 6 Nations on their June tour of Australia.

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Ireland set up series decider with Australia after win in Melbourne

Jonny Sexton kicked Ireland to a 26-21 victory over Australia to set up a series decider next week in Sydney.

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Match Preview: Schmidt calls for Ireland improvements in Melbourne

Ireland grew throughout the 2018 NatWest 6 Nations on their way to a Grand Slam and Joe Schmidt is hoping that same improvement shines through in the second Test against Australia.

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Schmidt confident of Ireland comeback after Australia defeat

Joe Schmidt is predicting a “combative” final two Tests against Australia after his Ireland side suffered a first defeat in over a year in a tight and tense opening match in Brisbane.

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Azzurri bested in the Land of the Rising Sun

Tries from Tizano Pasquali and Braam Steyn proved in vain as Italy were unable to bounce back to winning ways against Japan this morning.

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Ireland name team for first Test against Australia

Peter O’Mahony will lead Ireland out against Australia in the first Test of the series at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on Saturday.

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Ireland lock James Ryan wary of Aussie attacking threat

Ireland lock James Ryan believes their Test series against Australia will provide a barometer of the NatWest 6 Nations champions’ standing in the world.

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Three players to watch on Ireland’s summer tour

Even the greatest of glories only last for so long and having recorded a spectacular Grand Slam triumph in the 2018 NatWest 6 Nations, Ireland now turn their attentions to dominating Down Under.

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Sexton shines as Leinster do the double

Johnny Sexton was at his absolute best as he led Leinster to Guinness PRO14 glory at the Aviva Stadium in a thrilling encounter in Dublin.

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Leinster and Scarlets renew their rivalry in Saturday’s final

Every country from the NatWest 6 Nations has named their squads for the summer tours but the domestic season is not over yet.

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