Canada’s  Jason Marshall scored a second-half try in the victory over the United States in Toronto. Photograph:   Franck Fife/Getty Images/AFP

Ireland’s 2015 World Cup campaign will open with a game against Canada at the Millennium Stadium after they became the first direct qualifier for the (...)

Ireland’s Fergus McFadden scores one of his three tries against  Canada. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Ireland 40 Canada 14: Six tries, six new caps, two victories. This North American tour will never be viewed as a futile exercise by Joe Schmidt, Le(...)