Ireland’s scrum half Eoin Reddan  during a friendly against England ahead of Rugby World Cup 2015, at Twickenham Stadium. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

Rugby World Cup 2015 kicks off tonight in London as hosts England take on Fiji after the razzamatazz of the opening ceremony. Twenty-eight years after(...)

Kevin Potts, who said one of the IRFU requirements was that all advisers had to have been involved previously in winning a bid for a global sporting event

The Irish Rugby Football Union has appointed the advisers it hopes will deliver a successful Irish bid to host the Rugby World Cup in 2023. As Engla(...)

England fullback  Mike Brown has been chosen as the top performer in this year’s Six Nations championship. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images

The appointment of a new chief executive for Connacht is imminent. The second round of interviews took place last(...)