John Poland

5 results

UCC’s Cian Bohane in action with Andy Marks of UCD during UCD’s 39-28 victory at Belfield, UCD, Dublin, on Saturday. Photograph:  Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Cork Constitution and UCD are the early leaders in All-Ireland League Division 1A following an opening round which produced five home wins, including (...)

Cork Constitution’s Niall Kenneally and team-mates celebrate the Division 1A final victory over Clontarf at the Aviva. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Last weekend Cork Constitution retained the Cork Charity Cup – one of four trophies they won in a remarkable 2016-2017 season. They also triumphed in(...)

Ireland celebrate their victory over New Zealand during the Under 20’s Rugby Union World Cup match at the City Academy Stadium, Manchester. Photograph: PA

15 Jacob Stockdale Position: Fullback/Centre/Wing Age: 20 Club: Belfast Harlequins A member of this team last year’s team, this season he has(...)

Man-of-the-match Joey Carbery dives over for a score in Clontarf’s final win. Photograph: Inpho

Clontarf 28 Cork Constitution 25 There is a beguiling quality to Joey Carbery’s prowess that ensnares opponents and enraptures team-mates and spectat(...)

Ireland under-19s beat France 13-10 in Marcoussis. Photograph: FFR

Ireland beat France 13-10 in the first of two Under-19 internationals between the countries at the French training base of Marcoussis, just outside Pa(...)