Ireland Autumn Internationals Rugby News
Preview: Ireland v Tonga talking points
15th September 2023
Ireland continue their Rugby World Cup campaign on Saturday evening by taking on Tonga in Nantes. Here, we pick out some of the main talking points.
Mack Hansen starts for Ireland against Tonga as Andy Farrell makes four changes
14th September 2023
Mack Hansen has been restored to Ireland’s starting XV as part of four personnel changes for Saturday’s Rugby World Cup clash with Tonga in Nantes.
Ireland to give Johnny Sexton as many minutes as he can manage in World Cup
11th September 2023
Ireland intend to give veteran captain Johnny Sexton as many minutes as he can manage during the Rugby World Cup.
Ireland open World Cup campaign with 12-try thumping of Romania
9th September 2023
Johnny Sexton marked his long-awaited comeback with two of 12 tries as Ireland launched their Rugby World Cup campaign by blitzing Romania in the baking heat of Bordeaux.
Preview: Ireland v Romania talking points
8th September 2023
Ireland launch their Rugby World Cup campaign against Pool B minnows Romania in Bordeaux. Here, we pick out some of the main talking points ahead of Saturday’s clash.
Johnny Sexton to make Ireland return in World Cup opener with Romania
7th September 2023
Ireland captain Johnny Sexton will make his first competitive appearance in almost six months after being selected to start Saturday’s Rugby World Cup clash with Romania.
Ireland trio Jack Conan, Dan Sheehan and Dave Kilcoyne out of World Cup opener
5th September 2023
Ireland trio Jack Conan, Dan Sheehan and Dave Kilcoyne have been ruled out of Saturday’s Rugby World Cup opener against Romania in Bordeaux.
Ireland hooker Ronan Kelleher feeling 'unbelievably healthy' ahead of World Cup
4th September 2023
Hooker Ronan Kelleher insisted his “body feels unbelievably healthy” as he declared himself fit for Ireland’s Rugby World Cup opener.
Cian Healy left out of Ireland's 33-man Rugby World Cup squad due to injury
27th August 2023
Veteran prop Cian Healy has been left out of Ireland’s 33-man squad for the Rugby World Cup in France due to injury.