Ireland Autumn Internationals Rugby News
Ireland wing Keith Earls braced for South Africa physicality
6th November 2017
Keith Earls expects Ireland to end up "battered" by South Africa's physicality, even if Joe Schmidt's men defeat the Springboks.
Ireland World Cup hopes dashed as South Africa is backed as 2023 host nation
31st October 2017
South Africa has received the World Rugby board's recommendation to host the 2023 World Cup.
Connacht star Bundee Aki handed first Ireland call as Joe Schmidt announces 38-man squad
26th October 2017
Connacht's battering-ram centre Bundee Aki has won his first Ireland call-up for the November internationals after completing his residency qualification.
Ireland captain Rory Best back in contention for Ulster after hamstring issue
20th October 2017
Ireland captain Rory Best will make a surprise return to Ulster action this weekend after hamstring trouble.