Eddie Jones: 'England are missing leaders'England coach Eddie Jones says that his side are lacking in "leaders" following their Six Nations humiliation.
Mar 19, 12:48
Result: Ireland make light work of Scotland in Six NationsIreland surge 10 points clear of England at the top of the Six Nations table thanks to their 28-8 win over Scotland at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
Mar 10, 16:16
Robbie Henshaw ruled out for rest of Six NationsIreland centre Robbie Henshaw is ruled out for the remainder of the Six Nations after undergoing an operation on a dislocated shoulder.
Feb 12, 14:20
Result: Ireland score eight tries to ease past Italy in Six NationsIreland score eight tries as they ease to a 56-19 bonus-point win over Italy in Dublin in the second round of the Six Nations on Saturday afternoon.
Feb 10, 16:04
Johnny Sexton returns for Ireland against FranceJohnny Sexton returns to the Ireland starting lineup after a calf injury in one of three changes to the side ahead of Saturday's Six Nations clash with France.
Feb 23, 14:16
Joe Schmidt expecting New Zealand backlashIreland head coach Joe Schmidt warns his players to expect a backlash from New Zealand when they meet in Dublin, having beaten the world champions earlier this month.
Nov 13, 20:11
Jordi Murphy ruled out for up to nine monthsIreland and Leinster number eight Jordi Murphy is ruled out for up to nine months after damaging his ACL during the historic 40-29 win over New Zealand in Chicago.
Nov 7, 21:55
Result: Ireland earn historic win over New ZealandIreland record their first ever victory over New Zealand courtesy of a thrilling 40-29 victory over the world champions in Chicago.
Nov 5, 22:07
Joe Schmidt signs three-year contract extensionIreland head coach Joe Schmidt signs a three-year contract extension to keep him in charge of the team until after the 2019 World Cup in Japan.
Oct 24, 15:34
Waikato Chiefs confirm interest in Ireland coach Joe SchmidtWaikato Chiefs CEO Andrew Flaxman confirms interest in appointing Ireland coach Joe Schmidt.
Jul 10, 20:10
Result: South Africa survive Ireland onslaught to win three-match seriesIreland miss the chance to register a historic series win in South Africa with a narrow defeat in Port Elizabeth.
Jun 25, 18:10
Keith Wood: 'Warren Gatland, Eddie Jones dream British and Irish Lions pairing'Former British and Irish Lions star Keith Wood backs Warren Gatland and Eddie Jones to take charge of the side for next year's New Zealand tour.
Jun 24, 14:53
Jared Payne out of third Ireland Test against South AfricaTiernan O'Halloran replaces the injured Jared Payne at full-back for Ireland's series decider against South Africa in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.
Jun 23, 18:09
Rory Best: 'Mistakes cost Ireland victory over South Africa'Rory Best suggests that Irish mistakes cost them the chance to beat South Africa in the second Test.
Jun 18, 20:41
Result: South Africa come from behind to beat Ireland and level Test seriesSouth Africa score four second-half tries against a shellshocked Ireland to record a series-levelling 32-26 victory in Johannesburg on Saturday.
Jun 18, 18:11
Joe Schmidt defends CJ Stander red card against South AfricaJoe Schmidt defends CJ Stander over his red card during Ireland victory against South Africa in the first Test.
Jun 12, 16:49
Result: Ireland hold on with 14 men to seal historic first win in South AfricaIreland clinch a remarkable first ever Test win in South Africa by beating the Springboks 26-20, despite CJ Stander's 23rd-minute red card.
Jun 11, 20:21
Cian Healy "confident" of picking up first Six Nations win of seasonIreland prop Cian Healy insists that his side are "very confident" of picking up their first win of this year's Six Nations tournament when they host Italy.
Mar 9, 15:42
Rory Best takes over Ireland captaincyIreland head coach Joe Schmidt picks Rory Best to captain the team for their Six Nations opener against Wales next month.
Jan 20, 14:54
Andy Farrell to become Ireland defence coachFormer England assistant Andy Farrell will join the Ireland set-up as defence coach after the Six Nations.
Jan 6, 15:41
Mike Ross to miss Ireland Six Nations opener?Tighthead prop Mike Ross is a doubt for Ireland's Six Nations opener against Wales on February 7 having sustained a serious hamstring tear.
Dec 22, 18:47
Iain Henderson to miss Ireland Six Nations campaign?Iain Henderson faces up to six months on the sidelines with a hamstring injury, according to Ulster director of rugby Les Kiss.
Dec 8, 22:38
Brian Moore calls for English head coachFormer England hooker Brian Moore urges the RFU to appoint an Englishman as Stuart Lancaster's successor.
Nov 11, 19:30
Joe Schmidt rules out Ireland departureJoe Schmidt says that he is "absolutely committed" to staying on as Ireland's head coach.
Oct 24, 14:55
Nathan White backs Joe Schmidt to recover from Rugby World Cup exitNathan White tips Ireland coach Joe Schmidt to bounce back from Ireland's Rugby World Cup exit at the hands of Argentina.
Oct 18, 19:29
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt praises Argentina, Nicolas Sanchez in particularIreland head coach Joe Schmidt praises Argentina, and fly-half Nicolas Sanchez in particular, after the Pumas beat his side 43-20 in their World Cup quarter-final.
Oct 18, 18:50
Joe Schmidt: 'Ireland tried too hard against Argentina'Joe Schmidt admits that Ireland did not start as they wanted against Argentina in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 18, 16:26
Result: Ireland's quarter-final hoodoo strikes again as they crash out to ArgentinaArgentina beat Ireland 43-20 at the Millennium Stadium to book their place in the semi-final of the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 18, 14:58
Half-Time Report: Ireland restore hope after slow start in CardiffIreland trail Argentina 20-10 at half time in their Rugby World Cup meeting at the Millennium Stadium.
Oct 18, 13:52
Live Commentary: Ireland 20-43 Argentina - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live coverage of Argentina's 43-20 win over Ireland in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 18, 12:00
Jonathan Sexton ruled out of Rugby World Cup quarter-finalIreland fly-half Jonathan Sexton is ruled out of his nation's quarter-final clash with Argentina with a minor adductor strain.
Oct 17, 13:49
Joe Schmidt plays down England linkIreland coach Joe Schmidt dismisses reports that he could be a candidate to replace England's Stuart Lancaster.
Oct 16, 20:03
Johnny Sexton fit for Ireland quarter-finalIreland fly-half Johnny Sexton is named in the starting lineup for the Rugby World Cup quarter-final against Argentina.
Oct 16, 13:35
Chris Henry: 'No easy games at Rugby World Cup'Ireland's Chris Henry tells Sports Mole that there are no longer "easy games" at the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 12, 00:35
Jack McGrath: 'Paul O'Connell would leave a big void for Ireland'Ireland prop Jack McGrath tells Sports Mole that the team will have a "big void" if captain Paul O'Connell is ruled out with a hamstring injury.
Oct 12, 00:07
Ireland make two changes for Pool D showdown against FranceIreland make two changes to the side that beat Italy as they prepare for this weekend's Pool D showdown against France in the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 9, 14:58
Sergio Parisse returns for Italy against IrelandCaptain Sergio Parisse will make his first appearance of the Rugby World Cup for Italy in Sunday's Pool D contest against Ireland.
Oct 2, 15:21
Jared Payne misses Ireland training with foot injuryJared Payne faces a race to be fit for Ireland's World Cup game against Italy after bruising his foot.
Sep 30, 18:21
Italy captain Sergio Parisse back in training, aiming for Ireland clashItaly captain Sergio Parisse returns to training on Tuesday ahead of the Azzuri's clash against Ireland on Sunday, which the number eight aims to be fit for.
Sep 29, 20:04
Rob Kearney to undergo scanIreland full-back Rob Kearney will undergo a scan after picking up a gluteal strain during the win over Romania at the Rugby World Cup.
Sep 28, 14:24
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