Canada’s Laura Russell on the attack during the international against Ireland at Belfield Bowl. Photograph:  Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Ireland Women 7 Canada Women 48 It was a day to forget for Ireland Women at the UCD Bowl on Saturday afternoon as Tom Tierney’s charges suffered a he(...)

Irish international Paula Fitzpatrick: hoping for Irish Women’s team’s first victory in France. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Paula Fitzpatrick will note some familiar faces in the blue of France when she lines up for the anthems ahead of the Women’s Six Nations Championship(...)