Greg Barrett

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The 2021-22 AIL season has been cancelled. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The IRFU have cancelled the men’s and women’s All-Ireland League season. The women’s interprovincial series has also been postponed until 2021-22. Th(...)

Action from the Energia All-Ireland League Division 1A match between UCD and Clontarf at   Belfield back in February. Photograph: Brian Reilly-Troy/Inpho

The IRFU have outlined structures for the coming season in relation to club rugby and a fixture schedule of interprovincial matches and Sevens tournam(...)

The IRFU has added a ‘competition stage’ to their return to rugby guidelines and clubs will be permitted to play matches in September. Photograph: Inpho

The IRFU has offered September as a ballpark starting date for the 2020-2021 club rugby season per se but the likelihood is that national competitions(...)

Johann van Graan: “In terms of the playing group, the management and the people involved in Munster rugby we’re going to give it everything we’ve got this weekend.” Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Saturday’s Pro14 semi-final between Leinster and Munster will assuredly hinge largely on how the former react to their first defeat in a European fina(...)

Philip Browne: IRFU seeking to create “a strong link between the club game and pro game in a complimentary season structure”.

Leinster clubs are demanding that the IRFU reveal their plans for restructuring the All-Ireland League. The major concern, at a meeting of every seni(...)

Volunteer tour guide Noleen Bryan during the Azure Tour conversation in art, dementia-friendly tours in Chester Beatty Library, with Michael and Kay Coll and Gregory and Úna Barrett. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The nuns have the flu, and so won’t be joining the group. There has just been a phone call from the retirement home where they reside in south Dublin (...)

Julie McCarthy from Forrest Little, winner of the Irish Girls Close Championship at Kilkenny Golf Club.

Co Sligo’s Sean Flanagan captured the Cathedral Eye Clinic sponsored North of Ireland Championship at Royal Portrush with a 3 and 1 win over Tiarna(...)

Garrett Fitzgerald on Munster’s dwindling attendances: “The market has changed and I still believe our core support is a good 15,000.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

As Munster’s decline has continued apace over the last couple of months, so the attention has focused as much, understandably, on the role of CEO Gar(...)