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Ireland fullback Tiernan O’Halloran gets upended by Willie le Roux of South Africa during the Test match at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday. Photograph: EPA.

South Africa 19 Ireland 13 There have been few more courageous Irish performances in a season-ending tour to one of the Southern Hemisphere big gun(...)

Paddy Jackson: composed performance at number 10 against the Springboks. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Last Saturday’s first Test assuredly marked a benchmark in the career of Paddy Jackson. Some 3½ years on from his surprise debut away to Scotland in t(...)

CJ Stander, Paddy Jackson, Rory Best and Jared Payne in Johannesburg. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Time constraints, more than anything else, are likely to leave the Irish management little alternative but to reluctantly accept CJ Stander’s one-matc(...)

CJ Stander leaves the field after receiving a red card against South Africa at Newlands. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The saga concerning CJ Stander’s disciplinary hearing and his fate for the remainder of the tour was finally resolved after the judiciary officer, Aus(...)

Ireland flanker  CJ Stander receives a red card during the first Test against South Africa in cape Town. Photograph:   Luke Walker/Gallo Images/Getty Images

The saga concerning CJ Stander’s disciplinary hearing and his fate for the remainder of the tour was finally resolved after the judiciary officer, Aus(...)

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt wants his team to build on their first test win in Cape Town. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Yesterday the Irish and South African squads moved en bloc from their hotels near the Cape Town waterfront to their bases in the Sandton suburb of cl(...)

Ireland outhalf Paddy Jackson makes a break during the first Test against South Africa at  Newlands Stadium in Cape Town. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The Irish and South African squads moved en bloc from their adjacent hotels near the sunny Cape Town waterfront to their bases in the Sandton suburb o(...)

 Brian O’Driscoll gave a statement about Sean O’Brien’s good character to the disciplinary hearing.

Seán O’Brien is due to miss Sunday’s World Cup quarter-final against Argentina following pointed and severe criticism from Pascal Papé and the French (...)

 Sean O’Brien in action against France. Photo: Toby Melville/Reuters

Joe Schmidt’s unwritten rule that starting players need to be involved in training from earlier in the week may have an exemption, or two, in this wee(...)