# irfu - Thursday 13 December, 2012
The row over Mike McCarthy’s switch to Leinster shows no signs of going away.
# irfu - Wednesday 12 December, 2012
The lock will move east when his current contract expires in June.
# irfu - Friday 30 November, 2012
The league is heading into hibernation, but not until plenty of precious points have been stored.
Former Ireland international Girvan Dempsey has been promoted as Academy boss following Colin McEntee’s move to the
IRFU. # irfu - Saturday 24 November, 2012
Craig Gilroy provided the backline spark for the Irish as the Pumas were blown away.
# irfu - Wednesday 21 November, 2012
The Minister of State for Tourism and Sport has also outlined that he will prioritise shared sports facilities in this year’s sports capital funding programme.
# irfu - Tuesday 20 November, 2012
The Irish out-half may not train until Thursday morning.
We wade through the IRB World Rankings combinations and sort out the mess so you don’t have to.
# irfu - Monday 19 November, 2012
The out half is said to be upset after only being offered match payments by the ARU, as opposed to an annual sum as part of his contract.
# irfu - Friday 16 November, 2012
The Ravenhill out half will be one of three new faces from Ulster on show tomorrow.
The weekend starts after you read this piece.
The stand-in skipper says he only ‘glanced’ at the Pumas’ defeat of Wales last weekend.
# irfu - Monday 12 November, 2012
South Africa doctors say the prop has an irregular heart rhythm as a result of an hereditary condition.
‘If the off pitch leadership is not good enough then the decision-making and execution on the pitch will follow suit.’
# irfu - Friday 9 November, 2012
# irfu - Wednesday 7 November, 2012
Heyneke Meyer has named his side for the Aviva Stadium clash.
# irfu - Thursday 1 November, 2012
The squad are in camp ahead of this month’s November internationals in Dublin and Limerick.
The absence of the injured Brian O’Driscoll has thrown the Leinster forward into the captaincy mix.
# irfu - Wednesday 31 October, 2012
Let’s get ready to rumble…
Ronan O’Gara, meanwhile, has been cleared to play against Cardiff on Friday.
Coach Heyeneke Meyer stopped short of appointing the 22-year-old kicker the starting fly-half spot for the Dublin tie.
The Ireland coach feels the Leinster star could return for the final rounds of the Heineken Cup.
# irfu - Tuesday 30 October, 2012
This post contains images
Just in case you’re not on mid-term too, here’s how it looked.
# irfu - Friday 26 October, 2012
Leinster academy boss Colin McEntee has been entrusted with Irish Rugby’s next generation.
# irfu - Thursday 25 October, 2012
The Leinster centre will continue as skipper according to Declan Kidney. But is it the right decision at this stage?
I feel confused and somewhat scared.
# irfu - Wednesday 24 October, 2012
Rob Kearney will have surgery on a back injury and will miss Ireland’s November internationals, Declan Kidney confirms.
Richardt Strauss, Iain Henderson, Luke Marshall and David Kilcoyne have all been called into Declan Kidney’s squad for the Guinness Series internationals.
# irfu - Tuesday 23 October, 2012
“The number seven position is my home now,” declared the Ulster flanker ahead of the November Series announcement.
# irfu - Thursday 11 October, 2012
The four-year extension of the exclusive Irish right covers TV, radio and online coverage.
# irfu - Wednesday 10 October, 2012
The Cardiff Blues centre, who is studying to be a doctor, may get a fancy mála scoile out of this.
# irfu - Monday 1 October, 2012
Some people call him the space cowboy…
# irfu - Wednesday 26 September, 2012
Note to self: don’t use the ‘R’ word with ROG.
# irfu - Friday 21 September, 2012
Iain Henderson, Dave O’Callaghan and Luke Marshall have been included in the 33-strong squad.
# irfu - Thursday 20 September, 2012
The Ireland coach will show his hand ahead of the November Series when the
IRFU announce the chosen ones. # irfu - Monday 17 September, 2012
The family has issued a statement to say the three Spence men expressed their love for each in their final moments by “trying to help one another”.
# irfu - Friday 14 September, 2012
The former Ireland fullback is intent on making rugby his legacy, not an off-field squabble.
# irfu - Thursday 13 September, 2012
“We are looking to set up a dazzling new European tournament with a fantastic new format, with, we hope, all the best clubs,” the TV chief said today.
# irfu - Saturday 25 August, 2012
With the motion going to Congress in 2013, the GAA President is keen to point out what a successful Rugby World Cup bid would do for the country.