# six-nations - Today’s News
The Ulsterman was dynamic on his return from injury against Leicester on Saturday.
Lock Dave Foley will also see a surgeon about his wrist this week.
# six-nations - Thursday 22 January, 2015
Picking 46 men gave Schmidt a lot of flexibility to include guys recovering from long-term injury.
The only two non-internationals in Schmidt’s squad are playing catch-up, but don’t rule them out of an autumn trip to England.
Jonathan Sexton is also among the extended squad, despite being ruled out of at least the opening fixture.
# six-nations - Wednesday 21 January, 2015
36-year-old Nick Easter has also been handed the chance to rebuild his international career.
Several big names in the visitors’ squad to play the Wolfhounds at Musgrave Park.
Apart from ‘Can we win it, Joe?’
# six-nations - Tuesday 20 January, 2015
There’s no space for Saracens flanker Kelly Brown or John Barclay of the Scarlets.
However, Leinster say they hope to have them in harness when the Dragons visit in mid February.
Both exciting young backs require surgery and will miss at least 10 weeks of rugby.
There are a total of four uncapped players in the Welsh squad, including exciting 19-year-old Tyler Morgan.
Craig Ronaldson has also been ruled out for at least two weeks, but Jake Heenan is set to make a return against Germany this Saturday.
# six-nations - Monday 19 January, 2015
The 25-year-old lock will undergo ankle surgery today but may be back in time to face Ireland.
# six-nations - Thursday 15 January, 2015
Jacques Brunel has named four uncapped players in his 30-man Italy squad.
Clermont’s electric wing Nao Nakaitaci could make his Test debut, while Louis Picamoles is back in the frame.
# six-nations - Wednesday 14 January, 2015
BOD’s farewell reigned supreme in the ratings.
# six-nations - Friday 9 January, 2015
Sexton should hopefully be available for the second 6 Nations game.
# six-nations - Thursday 8 January, 2015
The bandwagon will probably be a little more crowded by the end of this video.
# six-nations - Wednesday 7 January, 2015
We take a look at the trio of candidates to start at out-half in the Six Nations opener against Italy.
# six-nations - Tuesday 6 January, 2015
Wales boss Warren Gatland might have to plan without the 23-year-old tighthead.
# six-nations - Thursday 1 January, 2015
Have Luke Marshall or Felix Jones done enough to make the breakthrough?
# six-nations - Saturday 27 December, 2014
Joe Schmidt has enjoyed a fruitful first full year as head coach, guiding his players to Six Nations glory.
# six-nations - Friday 26 December, 2014
Any chance of another year, BOD?
# six-nations - Wednesday 24 December, 2014
No surprise that Brian O’Driscoll’s finale features quite a bit.
# six-nations - Tuesday 23 December, 2014
The Northampton captain pleaded guilty after elbowing an opponent.
We spoke the man who captured the iconic moment.
# six-nations - Monday 22 December, 2014
Who says Ireland don’t play attacking rugby anymore?
# six-nations - Tuesday 16 December, 2014
# six-nations - Tuesday 9 December, 2014
Though we won’t have Nigel Owens either.
# six-nations - Friday 28 November, 2014
Ireland will play France and England at the Aviva next year.
# six-nations - Thursday 27 November, 2014
The centre and wing positions look to have the most for Joe Schmidt to think about.
Every tweak to tactics has a knock-on effect.
# six-nations - Tuesday 25 November, 2014
Jonathan Sexton wants Ireland to add ‘another string to our bow’ before defending the Six Nations championship.
# six-nations - Friday 14 November, 2014
A promotion/relegation playoff between the Six Nations and the Rugby Nations Cup would be great for the sport.
# six-nations - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
He’s up against two All Blacks and two South Africans.
# six-nations - Thursday 2 October, 2014
He will be a big loss, but Ireland have coped with his absence since 2012.
# six-nations - Wednesday 6 August, 2014
Marian Earls initially promised to shave her head if the Irish stunned New Zealand.
# six-nations - Friday 18 July, 2014
Irish rugby’s governing body has urged caution in the long-term despite this success.
# six-nations - Monday 16 June, 2014
A number of ‘Designated Events’ are made available on free-to-air television