Lucy Mulhall

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Leinster’s Anna Doyle is tackled by Munster’s Ciara Scanlon during the women’s Interprovincial at  Irish Independent Park, Cork. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo

Anna Doyle didn’t have to look very far to source inspiration. Lucy Mulhall, the captain of the Ireland women’s sevens team, is her cousin and someon(...)

James Ryan (right) with Leinster team-mate Tadgh Furlong following their Champions Cup defeat to Saracens at St James’ Park, Newcastle, last Saturday. Photograph: Billy Stickland

It is a measure of the esteem in which James Ryan is held by his peers that the 22-year-old Leinster and Irish lock has become the youngest player to (...)

Ireland’s Eve Higgins is tackled during the  quarter-final against Spain at the Sydney 7s at Spotless Stadium. Photograph: Brendon Thorne/Getty Images

Ireland 22 Spain 7 The Ireland Women’s Sevens guaranteed themselves a first top-four finish after they defeated Spain 22-7 in today’s quarter-final i(...)

Head coach Anthony Eddy talks to the Ireland women’s team during squad training for the  World Cup Sevens at   San Francisco GAA club. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The Ireland Men and Women Sevens teams take to the field at AT&T Park in San Francisco, home to the San Francisco Giants Baseball team, in their r(...)

Keith Earls with his Irish Players’ Player of the Year 2018 award at the Zurich Irish Rugby Awards. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Keith Earls has been awarded the Irish Players’ Player of the Year for 2018 by his fellow players at the Zurich Irish Rugby Awards ceremony in Dublin.(...)

Ireland’s Lucy Mulhall has taken a roundabout way to the women’s sevens rugby World Series. Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Lucy Mulhall has taken a road less travelled from the family farm in Crossbridge, Tinahely in Wicklow to Sydney, Australia; a serendipitous journey in(...)

Ireland’s Lucy Mulhall during a clash with South Africa in UCD. Photo: Sportsfile

Two years ago there was no certainty that what was to become the IRFU’s great Olympic experiment was ever going to work. What was positive was that f(...)

Lucy Mulhall: “You’re just playing away with Wicklow and your club and you don’t see an Olympics in your future.” Photograph: Inpho.

Lucy Mulhall’s life changed with an email. She hadn’t asked for it, nor had she any idea it might be headed her way. She was a second-year radiation t(...)

Ireland captain Lucy Mulhall in action during the World Sevens Series Qualifiers at UCD Bowl. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho.

Ireland’s women’s Sevens players can look forward to almost 12 months of tough international rugby to prepare for their Olympic Qualifying tournament (...)