Tom Clarkson

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Ireland celebrate Jack Crowley’s opening try against Scotland. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Ireland Under-20s 38 Scotland Under-20s 26 Ireland have opened their defence of the Grand Slam they won last season in the Under-20 Six Nations Champ(...)

Munster’s Ben Healy,  last year’s Ireland U-20s outhalf, in action in the Guinness PRO14 against Edinburgh. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Securing a regular high-level playing outlet for the premier young talent in Irish rugby remains a conundrum for the IRFU. There are a finite number (...)

Ireland’s Scott Penny is among four Grand Slam winners to miss the World Championships. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The Ireland Under-20 squad will be without outhalf Harry Byrne (hip flexor), flanker Scott Penny (shoulder), centre David Hawkshaw (ACL/MCL) and wing (...)