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Jun 25

Ruddock proud as Ireland overcome ‘biggest test’

Ireland captain Rhys Ruddock was impressed by the way his troops overcame what he believes was their toughest test of the summer tour, after battling past Japan in Tokyo.

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Jun 20

Greg Feek hails Ireland’s team spirit ahead of final Japan Test

Ireland scrum coach Greg Feek has hailed the team spirit among his squad as they prepare for their final mid-year international against Japan.

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Jun 18

Earls: Win more important than personal accolades

Keith Earls insisted that winning with the Irish team was significantly more important than any personal accolade after he set a new national record for most tries scored in an international season.

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Jun 16

Ireland out to keep their cool in the Land of the Rising Sun

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has his fingers crossed that his troops won’t be too hot and bothered to perform when they take on Japan tomorrow.

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Jun 15

‘Voice of Irish Rugby’ Fred Cogley passes away

The legendary Irish rugby broadcaster Fred Cogley has passed away at the age of 82.

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Jun 11

Ireland’s US win receives a ‘pass mark’ from boss Schmidt

Head coach Joe Schmidt refrained from heaping too much praise on Ireland following their comfortable 55-19 win over the United States on Saturday.

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Jun 02

Joe Schmidt hails Rhys Ruddock after naming Leinster back row as captain for summer tour

Joe Schmidt has heaped praise on Leinster back row Rhys Ruddock after naming him captain for the forthcoming Irish tour of the USA and Japan.

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May 22

McCarthy calls time on career

Former Ireland second row Mike McCarthy has called time on his career on medical advice after the 35-year-old sustained an elbow injury.

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May 17

Ireland chief Schmidt opts for young guns

Joe Schmidt cannot wait to get a look at the next generation of talent after announcing a 31-man squad for Ireland’s three-Test summer tour.

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May 06

Fit-again Conor Murray returns for Munster

Scrum-half Conor Murray has declared himself fit and raring to go after coming off the bench in Munster’s final regular season game in the Guinness PRO12.

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Apr 25

Ross announces his retirement from rugby

Ireland prop Mike Ross has announced that he is to retire from playing rugby at the end of the season.

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Apr 21

England display was crucial to O’Mahony Lions call-up

Peter O’Mahony’s performance in the RBS 6 Nations finale for Ireland against England was crucial to his selection for the British & Irish Lions on Wednesday, Ireland and Lions defence coach Andy Farrell has revealed.

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Apr 14

Schmidt excited at prospect of working with O’Gara

Joe Schmidt is looking forward to working with Ronan O’Gara later this year as the former fly-half joins the Ireland coaching staff for this summer’s tour.

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