# wolfhounds - Saturday 31 January, 2015
Replacement lock Robbie Diack admitted Ireland’s coaching staff had been hoping for more.
# wolfhounds - Friday 30 January, 2015
The Leinster back row got through 50 minutes of impressive action on his return from injury.
Picking out individuals was no easty task, but these men may have increased their Six Nations chances.
A highly-anticipated encounter ultimately failed to excite as the English side came away with a win.
A number of positions remain unclear for the trip to Rome in two weekends.
The back row’s Leinster teammates came up with an unkind nickname during the early stages of his injury.
# wolfhounds - Thursday 29 January, 2015
The Munster man wears 13 for the Wolfhounds in tomorrow evening’s clash with the England Saxons.
Ireland management insist players can put their hands up to face Italy in tomorrow night’s clash with the Saxons.
Madigan’s audition at 10, Lukey Fitz on the left wing, front row power and a strong Saxons selection.
The team-sheets will be unveiled today for the ‘A’ international in Cork.
# wolfhounds - Wednesday 28 January, 2015
The Munster fullback has endured a rough time with injuries in his career, but it’s ancient history as far as he’s concerned.
# wolfhounds - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
Craig Gilroy and Tommy O’Donnell will be among those hoping to play their way into the senior international side.
# wolfhounds - Thursday 22 May, 2014
The former Ulster and Ireland A forward has made the switch from Worcester Warriors.
# wolfhounds - Sunday 18 May, 2014
Ed O’Donoghue cost his Queensland Reds team the game against Melbourne Rebels after tangling with Scott Higginbotham.
# wolfhounds - Wednesday 26 March, 2014
The South African born forward played with Ireland Wolfhounds and toured to New Zealand with the senior squad in 2012.
# wolfhounds - Friday 21 March, 2014
The inside centre played for the Wolfhounds last January and could yet be a long term option for Joe Schmidt’s new midfield.
# wolfhounds - Sunday 26 January, 2014
It was scrappy, but there were plenty of positives from last night’s ‘A’ international.
# wolfhounds - Saturday 25 January, 2014
The former Connacht hooker hits back at the players who claimed Mike McCarthy got just punishment against Ospreys.
The Ulster hooker could yet for his way into Joe Schmidt’s plans for the upcoming tournament.
The 23-year-old Leinster flanker is captain for the clash with the England Saxons this evening.
# wolfhounds - Friday 24 January, 2014
Joe Schmidt will be a keen spectator as his fringe players take on their English counterparts in Kingsholm.
The Ulster wing is aiming to use his Wolfhounds outing to catapult himself into senior contention this spring.
# wolfhounds - Thursday 23 January, 2014
Robbie Henshaw and Darren Cave have been paired up for the clash with the England Saxons.
Meanwhile, the head coach says he is excited to see Robin Copeland with ball in hand against the Saxons.
Anthony Foley and Neil Doak have named their XV to take on the England Saxons this weekend.
Ireland’s ‘A’ team to face the Saxons is announced today. Here are the men we think deserve the chance to play their way into the senior side.
# wolfhounds - Monday 20 January, 2014
Keith Earls hobbled out of Munster’s win over Edinburgh with a knee injury.
# wolfhounds - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
The gifted playmaker will be leaving Kingsholm, with Leicester heavily rumoured to be his destination.
# wolfhounds - Thursday 12 December, 2013
The former number eight will be assisted by Ulster backs coach Neil Doak.
# wolfhounds - Monday 22 April, 2013
Connacht coach Eric Elwood confirmed that the fullback’s hand injury should see him miss the province’s final two games.
# wolfhounds - Friday 25 January, 2013
The coach denied that Ian Madigan was being made to suffer as a result of his versatility.
# wolfhounds - Thursday 24 January, 2013
The only quibble is the fact that Ian Madigan has been named on the bench.
The Munster forward’s industry and dynamism has been rewarded by Declan Kidney.
The final audition for places in the Six Nations squad for Wales takes place in Galway tomorrow night.
# wolfhounds - Wednesday 23 January, 2013
Some big names plyed their trade with the A team for years before making the international breakthrough.
Somebody else can hand out the fruit and water. The Irish winger has work to do.
# wolfhounds - Tuesday 22 January, 2013
The Connacht fullback is in for a warm reception when he lines up against the Saxons in Galway this weekend.
Ireland’s assistant coach Les Kiss insisted that all players in the ‘A’ squad could still feature against Wales.
Ireland coach Declan Kidney has given youth its chance ahead of the Friday night clash in Galway.
Connacht players such as Robbie Henshaw and Dave McSharry should feature in an enticing line-up.