Rugby World Cup

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Francois Steyn returned to the Sprinsboks fold against Australia. Photograph: Sydney Seshibedi/Gallo Images/Getty

Rugby World Cup winner François Steyn admits he was a bag of nerves before his return to the South Africa side in their 35-17 Rugby Championship victo(...)

Brodie Retallick looks to offload during New Zealand’s win over Argentina in Buenos Aires. Photograph: Agustin Marcarian/Reuters

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen will breathe a huge sigh of relief that his final preparations for the Rugby World Cup got off to a winning start, but h(...)

 S’busiso Nkosi  of South Africa scores his try against Australia at Ellis Park. Photograph: EPA

South Africa 35 Australia 17 Rookie scrumhalf Herschel Jantjies scored two tries on his debut as South Africa claimed a bonus-point victory over slo(...)

Ngani Laumape is looking to seize his Rugby World Cup chance when the All Blacks face Argentina on Saturday. Photograph: Inpho/Marty Melville

Rugby Championship, Saturday July 20th, Argentina v New Zealand, Buenos Aires (Sky Sports Action, kick-off 7.05pm) A lingering hamstring injury to So(...)

Wayne Barnes will referee Ireland’s opening Rugby World Cup fixture against Scotland. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Wayne Barnes will referee Ireland’s opening Rugby World Cup fixture against Scotland on Sunday September 22nd. Barnes is a familiar face for the Ire(...)

Roy O’Hara his partner Jenna Wiggill in Paradise near Queenstown

Working Abroad Q&A: Roy O’Hara, who is originally from Leitrim, lives in Auckland where he works as a sales manager for car-hire firm GO Rent(...)

Defending champions Leinster will kick off their 2019-20 Pro14 campaign with a trip to Italy on September 28th, the same day that Ireland take on Japa(...)

The Ireland rugby squad during their  open training session in  the Sportsgrounds, Galway. Photograph:  Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Johnny Sexton, who celebrated his 34th birthday on Thursday, will be available if required for Ireland’s opening Rugby World Cup warm-up match against(...)

Christine, Lily and Denis Cadogan at Mount Takao in Japan.

Denis Cadogan is a private school teacher in Tokyo, Japan. He moved there in 2016 after spending time in China, Australia and New Zealand, and li(...)

Since Eir was taken over by French group Illiad it has become clear that it does not see television as a core focus. Photograph: Maxwells

Eir Sport was launched to the world three years ago this week, picking up where Setanta left off. It’s likely to be a muted celebration following BT(...)

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