An open letter to Ireland and Ulster rugby officials demanding Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding never play for the sides again has appeared as an advertisement in a Northern Irish newspaper.

An open letter to Ireland and Ulster rugby officials demanding that Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding never play for the sides again has appeared as an (...)

Lionel Messi of Barcelona wearing a Statsports vest

News that a small Newry-headquartered firm had scored a massive deal with the governing body for soccer in the US may have astounded many. However, it(...)

Grand slam: Joe Schmidt gives Ireland a prematch talk at Twickenham. Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty

When he was writing about his rugby career in The Battle, his autobiography, from 2016, the former Ireland captain Paul O’Connell reflected on how he (...)

A picture from last week showing rugby players Ian Henderson (left) and Rory Best outside Belfast Magistrate’s Court. Court was told Mr Best attended the hearing because he was instructed to be present by lawyers involved in the case. Photograph: Pacemaker

Ireland rugby captain Rory Best attended the trial of fellow rugby players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding last week because he was legally instructed(...)

Ireland and Ulster rugby player Paddy Jackson arrives at Belfast Crown Court on Tuesday.  Photograph:  Liam McBurney/PA Wire

A woman who has accused Ireland and Ulster rugby players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding of rape has told a court she “froze” when the alleged sexual (...)

Ulster and Ireland rugby player Paddy Jackson arrives at Laganside Court in Belfast on Monday. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters.

A 12-person jury has been sworn in at Belfast Crown Court in the trial of the Ireland and Ulster rugby players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding, who fa(...)

Ireland’s poor third-place showing in the contest to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup was an embarrassing reversal. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Ireland’s elimination in the first round of the process to host the Rugby World Cup in 2023 did not come as a surprise, given the independent technica(...)

Shane Ross has said Ireland can still win its bid for the 2023 Rugby World Cup. File photograph: ©INPHO/Bryan Keane

The Government has insisted Ireland can still secure the Rugby World Cup in 2023, despite the World Rugby Technical Review Group endorsing South Afric(...)

The Ireland women’s rugby team were singularly unimpressed by the IRFU announcement of a six-month part-time coach.   Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

“The successful delivery of the Women’s Rugby World Cup is of huge importance for the future growth of the game in Ireland.” – Kevin Potts, head of Ir(...)

Brent Pope is joined by students in UCD ahead of Mental Health Ireland’s 5000 Steps to Wellbeing Walk. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

Rugby pundit Brent Pope said the “ignorance” and stigma around people’s perceptions of mental health conditions needs to be challenged, particularly a(...)

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