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Ireland Rugby News

Jul 25

Ulster’s Jackson and Olding face rape prosecution

Both Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding deny all allegations against them.

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Jul 25

Tomas O’Leary: Grand Slam-winning Ireland scrum-half retires aged 33

Ireland and Montpellier scrum-half Tomas O’Leary brings his career to an end by retiring at the age of 33.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/40719274

Jul 25

Irish Rugby TV: Ireland WRWC 2017 Squad Announcement

Monday was a momentous day for the Ireland Women’s camp as the 28-strong squad was revealed for the Women’s Rugby World Cup on home soil. Head coach Tom Tierney and captain Niamh Briggs spoke to the press at the announcement in UCD.

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Jul 25

In Pics: Ireland Women’s Squad Announcement For #WRWC2017

Media coverage of the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup received another big jolt yesterday with the announcement of the Ireland squad for the tournament. Check out some photos from the event at UCD – the base for the tournament’s pool stages.

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Jul 25

Volkswagen Tiguan Draw Winner Announced

Each year, Volkswagen generously provides Volkswagen Tag players the opportunity to win the new Tiguan for a year with tax and insurance all covered.

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Jul 25

Another Great VW Tag All-Ireland Success

This year’s Volkswagen Tag All-Ireland Championships

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Jul 25

Terenure To Host ‘Bring Your Boots’ Minis Tournament

With the Women’s Rugby World Cup kicking off in UCD on Wednesday, August 9, players, teams and clubs are encouraged to join in the rugby atmosphere by signing up to the ‘Bring Your Boots’ Rugby Festivals.

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Jul 25

Irish Rugby TV: David Nucifora On IRFU Investment In Women’s Rugby

IRFU Performance Director David Nucifora has given an insight into the Union’s increasing investment in Women’s rugby and the build-up and preparations for the Women’s Rugby World Cup.

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Jul 25

Briggs Hails Cronin As ‘A Huge Addition To The Squad’

Monday was another proud day in the career of star full-back Niamh Briggs as she was named Ireland captain for the forthcoming Women’s Rugby World Cup in Dublin and Belfast.

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Jul 25

We Have To Hit The Ground Running – Tierney

After unveiling his 28-strong squad for the upcoming Women’s Rugby World Cup yesterday, Ireland head coach Tom Tierney has his sights set on a tough opening pool game against Australia in just over two weeks’ time.

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Jul 24

Niamh Briggs: Ireland captain says hosts will embrace World Cup home advantage

Ireland captain Niamh Briggs says the Women’s Rugby World Cup hosts will “embrace and cherish” home advantage at next month’s tournament.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/40708296

Jul 24

New Zebre side controlled by Italian Rugby Federation to compete in Pro12

The Italian Rugby Federation takes control of Zebre, creating a new club to compete in the Pro12 next season.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/40684428

Jul 24

Ireland coach Tierney: ‘We’re better prepared than ever’

Head?coach Tom Tierney says his squad for next month’s Women’s Rugby World Cup is better prepared than?for?any previous campaign.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.sixnationsrugby.com/en/news/ireland/31779.php

Jul 24

Women’s Rugby World Cup: Fit-again Niamh Briggs to captain hosts Ireland

Fit-again Niamh Briggs will captain hosts Ireland at next month’s Women’s World Cup as coach Tom Tierney names a 28-woman squad.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/40705041

Jul 24

Ireland Squad Named For Women’s Rugby World Cup

The Ireland Women’s squad, sponsored by Aon, for the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup has been announced by head coach Tom Tierney. The tournament hosts will face Australia, Japan and France in Pool C.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.irishrugby.ie/news/40215.php

Jul 24

#WRWC2017 Team Profile: Wales

Rowland Phillips has admitted his Wales Women’s side did not fulfill their potential during his first Six Nations campaign as head coach. They finished second-from-bottom but, with a strong spell of summer training behind them, he is gelling together …

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