Andy Irvine

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Lions players enjoy surfing in Noosa on the Sunshine Coast.

Noosa has retained its original indigenous or aboriginal name, dating back thousands of years. Translated, Noosa means ‘Place of Many Trees’, ‘Place o(...)

Romain Poite: will officiate the decisive third Test in Sydney.

It’s a sad but true state of affairs that teams now feel obliged to almost spend as much time analysing their next referee as their next opponents. In(...)

Jamie Roberts of the British and Irish Lions rides a wave while surfing at Noosa in Australia on Tuesday. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

The British and Irish Lions are hopeful that Jamie Roberts, Mike Phillips and Alex Corbisiero will be passed fit for Saturday’s series decider against(...)

George North of the Lions taunts Will Genia as he breaks clear to score the first Lions try during the First Test match at Suncorp Stadium on June 22nd, 2013. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

George North said he feels “horrendous” for the triumphant gesture he made towards Australia’s Will Genia during last Saturday’s 23–21 first Test vict(...)

Irish-born American labour organizer Mother Jones (Mary Harris Jones 1830 - 1930) poses with a five-tiered cake in celebration of her 100th birthday, May 1st, 1930.  Ger O’Mahony of the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival Committee based in Cork said Ms Aspinall through her work as the Chairperson of the Hillborough Family Support Group was a worthy winner of the inaugural Spirit of Mother Jones Award. Photograph: FPG/Getty Images

A woman who has spent almost quarter of a century campaigning for justice for the victims of the Hillsborough Disaster is to be honoured in Cork next (...)

 Cian Healy has been forced out of Lions tour through injury. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Image

Ireland’s Cian Healy will return home from Australia on Sunday after an MRI scan revealed that he had suffered significant ankle ligament damage while(...)

Cian Healy (centre) of the British and Irish Lions arrives for the hearing into allegations of biting at the Hilton Hotel on in Brisbane, Australia. Photograph: Chris Hyde/Getty Images

Cian Healy spoke of his relief after he was found to have no case to answer following allegations of biting make by Western Force scrumhalf Brett She(...)

Lions tour manager Andy Irvine at the squad announcement in London. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The British and Irish Lions today apologised for “inappropriate” material published on their official Twitter feed. Two recent tweets on (...)

The inclusion of Jonathan Sexton (left) and  England’s Owen Farrell (right) leaves the touring party light on options at 10. Photograph: Inpho

Warren Gatland has always been a risk taker. Sometimes they come off, but other times throughout a 24 year coaching career, which began at Galw(...)

Wales flanker Sam Warburton will lead the Lions Down Under. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Nine Irish will join Wales flanker and Lions captain Sam Warburton for this summer’s tour of Hong Kong and Australia. Ten English have been sel(...)

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