Ireland under-20’s Hugo Keenan switches to fullback for game against France. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

France Under-20 v Ireland Under-20, Narbonne, 8.05pm, RTÉ 2 The nature of last week’s defeat to Wales at Donnybrook made for an excruciatingly pain(...)

Ireland captain  Paul O’Connell has been ruled out of the game against Scotland at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ireland captain Paul O’Connell will miss this afternoon’s Six Nations match against Scotland (3pm kick-off) through illness. Dan Tuohy will now start (...)