Rhys Ruddock

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Connacht’s Jack Carty hasn’t played for Ireland since the 2019 Rugby World Cup. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Jack Carty Age: 28. School: Marist College, Athlone. Club: Buccaneers. Carty, who also played soccer for the Republic of Ireland at under-15 level a(...)

Ireland’s Jamison Gibson-Park in action against France. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland’s changeover from a team governed by detail under Joe Schmidt to a self-prescribed more freewheeling, heads up ethos under Andy Farrell is a j(...)

France’s Gregory Alldritt is tackled by Billy Burns of Ireland during the Six Nations game at the Aviva Stadium. photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

France are growing before our eyes but Ireland assisted the process. Ending a 10-year winless streak in Dublin removes another millstone from around t(...)

France’s Mohamed Haouas receives an offload from Gregory Alldritt during the Six Nations game against Ireland at the Avivs Stadium. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Just over 10 minutes into last Sunday’s game at the Aviva Stadium, after one of innumerable strong carries by Gregory Alldritt, his fellow backrower A(...)

Iain Henderson will captain Ireland against Wales on Sunday. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Six Nations round two: Ireland v France, Sunday February 14th, Aviva Stadium (kick-off 3pm, Virgin Media One, ITV and the Irish Times liveblog). Out (...)

James Ryan looks set to be ruled out due to the head injury which forced him off in Cardiff. Photograph: Inpho

Six Nations: Ireland v France Kick-off: 3pm, Sunday. Venue: Aviva Stadium. How to follow: The Irish Times liveblog will begin at 2.30pm. On TV: Live (...)

Rhys Ruddock, Ultan Dillane and Rob Herring during training at the IRFU High Performance Centre, Sport Ireland Campus, Blanchardstown. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The Irish coaching staff will most likely give Rhys Ruddock his first ever Six Nations start against France on Sunday, or switch Tadhg Beirne to the b(...)

Caelan Doris has become a starter in the Irish backrow. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

For Ireland, 2020 was supposed to be a fresh start. Joe Schmidt’s brilliant seven-year tenure had ended in disappointment, as his side limped home fro(...)

Munster’s Gavin Coombes in action against Connacht during the Guinness Pro 14 game at the Sportsground. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell will reveal how talent, previous service, experience and current form are weighted in his calculations when announcing(...)

Ireland’s Rob Herring and Conor Murray celebrate Tadhg Furlong scoring a try during the Six Nations match against Wales last year. Photo: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Tadhg Furlong’s injury purgatory should conclude in the next fortnight as the Lions, Ireland and Leinster tighthead prop has embraced a substantial tr(...)

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