Tania Rosser back after four year retirement. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Tania Rosser is a surprise yet invigorating addition to Ireland’s World Cup squad ahead of next month’s tournament in Marcoussis, just outside Paris. (...)

 Safi N’Diaye (second right), will be a key player for France in tonight’s Women’s Six Nations game against Ireland in Pau. Photograph:   Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images

Ireland must win tonight by at least 20 points – anything less and they would need five tries while conceding no(...)

Ireland scrumhalf Larissa Muldoon, seen here scoring a try against England at Twickenham, returns to the starting side to play France in Pau on Friday. Photograph:   James Crombie/Inpho

Ireland women’s coach Philip Doyle has made three changes and one positional change to the side that ran out convincing winners against Italy at th(...)

Ireland’s Niamh Briggs: winner of the February award.

The permutations are dizzying. ScrumQueens, the online home of women’s rugby, bravely dusted down their calculator after last weekend’s games a(...)

Ireland replacement Jenny Murphy stretches out to score her side’s fifth try in the 39-0 victory over Italy in Saturday’s Six Nations match at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Ireland 39 Italy 0: The Ireland women latched on to the mood of celebration on th(...)

Clermont’s French scrum-half Morgan Parra (R) leaves the pitch after receiving a red card during the French Top 14 game against Montpellier. Photo: Thierry Zoccolan/AFP/Getty

RTÉ Two are unable to provide live coverage of the Ireland women’s historic first game at the Aviva stadium against Italy on Saturday(...)

 Ireland’s Larissa Muldoon celebrates scoring her try against England in the  Women’s Six Nations match at Twickenham on Saturday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

England 17 Ireland 10: There are moments in a game that resonate. The sight of Ni(...)

Ireland scrumhalf Larissa Muldoon touches down to score a try during the Six Nations match against England at Twickenham. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Rugby round-up: Ireland’s hopes of defending the Women’s Six Nations Grand Slam and Triple Crown ended at Twickenham on Saturday evening as Englan(...)

Fiona Hayes, Alison Miller and Jackie Shiels take pictures during the captain’s run at Twickenham. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

A double Triple Crown, achieved underneath the cavernous confines of Twickenham on the one day, would stand proudly beside any great moment in (...)

Ashleigh Baxter will start on the right wing against England in Saturday evening’s Six Nations clash at Twickenham. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ireland women’s head coach Philip Doyle has made two changes to the side that earned a hard fought victory against Wales last time out for Satu(...)