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Niamh Briggs evades a tackle from Jade Knight during a challenge match in Wales last month. Photograph: Ashley Crowden/Inpho

Preview: Ireland v France Stade Ernst Wallon, 8pm Live RTÉ Let’s start on a positive note: Niamh Briggs is back. The former Ireland captain, and fu(...)

Niamh Briggs is back at outhalf for Ireland for the opening Six Nations game away to France on Saturday night. Photograph:   Ashley Crowden/Inpho/Camera Sport

Niamh Briggs will start her first Six Nations game in two years when Ireland open their campaign against France in Toulouse on Saturday night (8pm Iri(...)

 Ciara Griffin has been named as Ireland Women’s new captain. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

The Ireland Women’s Management team are pleased to announce that Munster and UL Bohemian flanker Ciara Griffin has been confirmed as the new Ireland W(...)

Ireland’s Jenny Murphy has quit international rugby to take up boxing. Photo: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Before unveiling Jenny Murphy’s new sporting life as a boxer, see Australian rugby’s landmark shift toward sporting equality. The ARU, along with inco(...)

Mike Ross has been named as scrum coach for the Ireland women’s team for the upcoming Six Nations. Photograph: Inpho

Former Ireland international prop Mike Ross has been named as scrum coach to the Ireland Women’s 15 for the upcoming Six Nations campaign. The 38-yea(...)

Ireland’s Sophie Spence was not included in the squad as the player announced her retirement on Friday. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Following a disappointing Rugby World Cup in Ireland during the summer, Ireland Women’s coach Adam Griggs has named 38 players from 10 clubs in his sq(...)

The Ireland women’s rugby squad: “We want to do the best we can for the women’s game in Ireland in terms of giving them a profile and an opportunity to engage with the largest possible audience,” said RTÉ’s head of sport Ryle Nugent. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The Ireland women’s team must play their home Six Nations matches on Sunday in Donnybrook despite RTÉ offering prime time slots Friday or Saturday nig(...)

UCD’s Adam Byrne skips past Steve McMahon of Garryowen on his way to scoring their third try of the game in the Ulster Bank League Division 1A game at Belfield Bowl. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

UCD 45 Garryowen 19 It was business as usual at the Belfield Bowl where Ulster Bank League Division 1A pacesetters UCD swept Garryowen aside in a 45-(...)

Lansdowne’s Tom Farrell tries to avoid the challenges of Clontarf’s Ariel Robles and Evan Ryan during the  Ulster Bank League Division 1A match at  Castle Avenue. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Ulster Bank League round-up: Having struggled past Old Belvedere last week, Division 1A leaders Lansdowne were back at full tilt today as they ran in (...)

Ireland under-20 scrumhalf Luke McGrath lines out for Leinster A tonight.

Munster A v Leinster A Dooradoyle (7.30): This is a repeat of last year’s British & Irish Cup semi-final, a game which Munster A won 36-29 at (...)

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