Result: Wales derail Ireland's Six Nations title hopes in CardiffWales beat Ireland 22-9 in Cardiff to return to winning ways and deal their opponents a major blow in the running for the Six Nations title.
Mar 10, 21:59
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
Johnny Sexton ruled out of Six Nations openerIreland fly-half Johnny Sexton will miss his side's Six Nations opener with Scotland on Saturday having failed to recover from a calf injury.
Jan 31, 21:20
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
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
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
Result: Ulster demolish Toulouse in bonus-point win in European Champions CupUlster notch five tries to cruise to a 38-0 win over Toulouse in their European Rugby Champions Cup clash to earn a bonus point in Pool A.
Dec 11, 21:34
Result: Saracens rally to claim bonus-point win over Ulster in Champions Cup clashSaracens secure their second win of their European Rugby Champions Cup by defeating Ulster 27-9 in their match at the Kingspan Stadium, claiming a bonus-point victory.
Nov 20, 21:44
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
Result: Ireland dominant in win over RomaniaIreland score six tries on the way to beating Romania 44-10 in front of a record Rugby World Cup crowd at Wembley.
Sep 27, 18:34
Ian Madigan hopes to have 'proved point' to Ireland coachFly-half Ian Madigan says that he has shown Ireland coach Joe Schmidt that he can "run the game" against Scotland.
Aug 18, 04:38
Jack Conan to make Ireland debut against ScotlandLeinster flanker Jack Conan is handed his Ireland debut against Scotland as coach Joe Schmidt makes 14 changes from the side that beat Wales.
Aug 13, 15:46
Wales 21-35 Ireland: Five talking pointsSports Mole looks at five key issues in the wake of Ireland's comfortable 35-21 win over Wales in Cardiff.
Aug 11, 16:16
Result: Ireland throw down World Cup gauntlet after putting Wales to the swordIreland score five tries as they beat Wales 35-21 in a World Cup warm up game at the Millennium Stadium.
Aug 8, 16:26
Result: Barbarians scrape past Ireland by one pointCardiff Blues winger Alex Cuthbert scores two tries as the Barbarians beat Ireland 22-21 - a narrow one-point victory for the Baa-Baas for the third time in recent years.
May 28, 22:17
Ireland fly-half Paddy Jackson ruled out of Six NationsUlster confirm that Paddy Jackson has dislocated his elbow and will be out for up to 12 weeks, ruling him out of the Six Nations.
Jan 20, 14:57
Ireland fly-half Paddy Jackson to miss Six Nations?Ireland fly-half Paddy Jackson is an injury doubt for the Six Nations with a dislocated elbow.
Jan 19, 15:44
Result: Toulon score eight tries as they hammer UlsterSteffon Armitage scores a hat-trick as Toulon thrash Ulster 60-22 in the European Champions Cup.
Jan 17, 17:14
Result: Toulon too strong for UlsterBryan Habana and Delon Armitage both score tries to lead Toulon to a 23-13 win over Ulster in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Oct 25, 14:55
Ulster Rugby apologises for Ethiopia photoUlster Rugby apologise after a photo of two of its players dressed as Ethiopian athletes with their faces and bodies painted black is posted on Twitter.
Jul 29, 13:13
Result: Saracens into Heineken Cup semi-finalsSaracens have defeated 14-man Ulster 17-15 to advance through to the semi-finals of the Heineken Cup.
Apr 5, 20:30
Live Commentary: Ireland 46-7 Italy - as it happenedLive coverage of the Six Nations clash between Ireland and Italy at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.
Mar 8, 14:00
Sam Warburton: "The best team won"Wales captain Sam Warburton admits that Ireland were the better team in the Six Nations match between the two sides.
Feb 8, 17:30
Result: Ireland crush Wales in Six NationsIreland remain unbeaten in this year's Six Nations following a 26-3 win over Wales at the Aviva Stadium.
Feb 8, 16:16
Result: Ulster demolish Benetton TrevisoUlster score seven tries against Benetton Treviso at Ravenhill as they run out 48-0 winners in the Heineken Cup.
Dec 7, 20:31
Triple injury boost for IrelandJonny Sexton, Brian O'Driscoll and Rob Kearney are fit for Ireland's Autumn International against New Zealand in Dublin on Sunday.
Nov 23, 03:06
Result: Ireland tank Samoa in DublinIreland defeat Samoa 40-9 at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.
Nov 9, 19:47
Result: Paddy Jackson kicks Ulster to victoryPaddy Jackson kicks a series of second-half penalties to help Ulster secure a 22-16 win over Leicester Tigers in the Heineken Cup.
Oct 11, 22:08
Result: Italy edge out IrelandItaly secure their first ever Six Nations win against Ireland with a 22-15 victory.
Mar 16, 16:24
Result: Stubborn France deny IrelandA Louis Picamoles's try sees France come from behind to seal a 13-13 draw with Ireland at the Aviva Stadium.
Mar 9, 18:55
Jonathan Sexton ruled out for IrelandJonathan Sexton is ruled out of Ireland's Six Nations clash with France due to a muscular injury.
Mar 6, 12:31
Ronan O'Gara set for France returnRonan O'Gara could be recalled to the Ireland squad after an injury to Paddy Jackson.
Mar 6, 08:16
Mick Kearney: 'Ronan O'Gara could return for Ireland'Ireland team manager Mick Kearney claims that Ronan O'Gara still has an international future.
Mar 4, 15:44
Ronan O'Gara left out of Ireland squadRonan O'Gara is left out of Ireland's 32-man squad for Saturday's Six Nations encounter with France in Dublin.
Mar 3, 19:38
Rory Best: Paddy Jackson "will bounce back" for IrelandRory Best backs Ireland teammate Paddy Jackson to bounce back from his performance against Scotland in the Six Nations.
Mar 1, 15:57
Declan Kidney: 'Paddy Jackson not to blame for loss'Declan Kidney does not believe that missed kicks from Paddy Jackson were the only reason for Ireland's loss to Scotland in the Six Nations this afternoon.
Feb 24, 17:44
Brian O'Driscoll backs Paddy Jackson to shineBrian O'Driscoll believes that Paddy Jackson will rise to the occasion when Ireland face Scotland in the Six Nations on Sunday.
Feb 22, 16:31
Declan Kidney explains Paddy Jackson inclusionDeclan Kidney explains his reasoning for picking Paddy Jackson ahead of Ronan O'Gara for Ireland's match against Scotland.
Feb 20, 18:14
Team News: Paddy Jackson gets Ireland nodPaddy Jackson is named in Ireland's team for their Six Nations clash against Scotland on Sunday.
Feb 20, 15:10
Paddy Jackson to start for Ireland?Paddy Jackson could make his first start for Ireland in their Six Nations clash against Scotland on Sunday.
Feb 20, 12:42
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