Result: Johnny Sexton seals late win for Ireland in ParisJohnny Sexton scores a long-range drop goal with the last kick of the game to hand Ireland a 15-13 win over France in their Six Nations opener in Paris.
Feb 3, 19:47
Jamie Heaslip, Rob Kearney doubtful for British and Irish Lions selectionJamie Heaslip and Rob Kearney undergo surgery on a back and knee injury respectively, potentially seeing them miss out on a call-up to the British and Irish Lions squad.
Mar 24, 17:24
Ireland winger Andrew Trimble ruled out of Six NationsIreland winger Andrew Trimble is ruled out for the rest of the Six Nations with a hand injury, being replaced in the squad by Ulster teammate Tommy Bowe.
Mar 5, 18:14
Ireland trio expected to be fit for France clashIreland trio Johnny Sexton, Rob Kearney and Conor Murray are all set to return to full training this week ahead of Saturday's Six Nations clash with France.
Feb 20, 15:41
Ireland's Rob Kearney ruled out of Six Nations clash against ScotlandIreland confirm that Rob Kearney will not be fit for Saturday's Six Nations clash against Scotland.
Mar 14, 17:07
Result: Ireland beat France to top Pool DIreland finish top in Pool D after beating France 24-9 at the Millennium Stadium at the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 11, 18:38
Live Commentary: France 9-24 Ireland - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live commentary of today's Rugby World Cup match between France and Ireland, with Ireland eventually ending up 24-9 victors.
Oct 11, 16:14
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
Ireland's Robbie Henshaw to make Rugby World Cup debut against ItalyIreland's Robbie Henshaw will make his Rugby World Cup debut against Italy on Sunday as he partners Keith Earls at centre.
Oct 2, 13:42
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
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
Joe Schmidt "hopeful" after Rob Kearney injuryJoe Schmidt reveals that he is "hopeful" Rob Kearney will make a swift recovery from the knock he picked up in Ireland's 44-10 win over Romania.
Sep 27, 19:56
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
Live Commentary: Ireland 44-10 Romania - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Ireland's 44-10 win over Romania, as they make it two wins from two in front of a packed Wembley crowd.
Sep 27, 16:15
Result: Ireland score seven tries, secure comfortable victory over CanadaIreland record a comfortable victory over Canada in their Rugby World Cup opener at the Millennium Stadium, scoring seven tries in a 50-7 bonus-point win.
Sep 19, 16:21
Live Commentary: Ireland 50-7 Canada - as it happenedRelive with Sports Mole all the action from Ireland's convincing 50-7 victory over Canada in their opening match at the Rugby World Cup.
Sep 19, 14:00
Result: Wales edge out Ireland in physical matchWales beat Ireland 16-10 in a World Cup warm-up game at the Aviva Stadium this afternoon.
Aug 29, 16:28
Ireland full-back Rob Kearney confident of World Cup successRob Kearney believes that Ireland can "beat any team in the world" ahead of the Rugby World Cup.
Jun 2, 05:44
Rob Kearney plays down Ireland concernsFull-back Rob Kearney insists that Ireland are as good in attack as any other side in the Six Nations.
Mar 16, 17:10
George Ford warns England to focus on more than just Jonny SextonIreland have many dangerous players and don't just rely on star man Jonny Sexton, warns England fly-half George Ford.
Feb 23, 03:43
Rob Kearney: 'Italy Six Nations win was a slog'Rob Kearney admits that Ireland found beating Italy in their Six Nations opener "a slog".
Feb 7, 17:34
Result: Leinster score seven tries as they beat Castres 50-8Leinster score seven tries as they ease to a 50-8 win over Castres in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Jan 17, 19:31
Ireland full-back Rob Kearney not getting carried away by win over South AfricaRob Kearney warns his Ireland teammates not to get carried away by their recent victory over South Africa.
Nov 11, 17:03
Result: England narrowly beat Ireland at TwickenhamEngland beat Ireland 13-10 at Twickenham to inflict a first defeat on their opponents in this year's Six Nations.
Feb 22, 17:44
Live Commentary: England 13-10 Ireland - as it happenedRelive our coverage of the Six Nations match between England and Ireland at Twickenham.
Feb 22, 15:30
Wales star Mike Phillips in Twitter spat with One Direction singer Niall HoranWales scrum-half Mike Phillips gets into a Twitter spat with One Direction star Niall Horan following his nation's defeat to Ireland in the Six Nations.
Feb 10, 12:50
Result: Ireland cruise past ScotlandIreland kick off their Six Nations campaign with a comfortable 28-6 victory over Scotland in Dublin this afternoon.
Feb 2, 16:49
Live Commentary: Ireland 28-6 Scotland - as it happenedRelive our coverage of the Six Nations match between Scotland and Ireland at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.
Feb 2, 14:30
Result: Second-half comeback gives Leinster winLeinster complete an impressive second-half comeback to beat Castres 29-22 in this afternoon's Heineken Cup clash.
Jan 12, 14:52
Result: Heartbreak for Ireland against New ZealandIreland are beaten by New Zealand in Dublin with a late try and conversion in an astonishing match this afternoon.
Nov 24, 15:59
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
Rob Kearney: 'British and Irish Lions not good enough'Rob Kearney admits that the British and Irish Lions were well below par during Tuesday's 14-12 defeat to the Brumbies.
Jun 18, 17:14
Simon Zebo to make British and Irish Lions debut in latest lineupThe British and Irish Lions make a number of changes prior to their match with the Waratahs on Saturday, with Simon Zebo, Sam Warburton and Johnny Sexton all starting.
Jun 13, 06:30
Rob Kearney to miss Lions double-headerRob Kearney will miss at least the next two British and Irish Lions tour matches with a hamstring injury.
Jun 3, 08:36
Stuart Hogg: 'I'm lucky to be on the British and Irish Lions tour'Stuart Hogg says that he is lucky to have been selected for the British and Irish Lions summer tour.
May 31, 08:11
Stuart Hogg: 'I've got nothing to lose'Stuart Hogg says that he can play without fear against the Barbarians due to being selected ahead of favourites Leigh Halfpenny and Rob Kearney.
May 31, 06:28
Result: Leinster clinch European Challenge CupLeinster are crowned European Challenge Cup winners for the first time with a 34-13 victory over Stade Francais in Dublin.
May 17, 21:57
Live Commentary: Stade Francais 13-34 Leinster - as it happenedLive coverage of the European Challenge Cup final between Stade Francais and Leinster.
May 17, 19:00
Result: Leinster through to semi-finalsLeinster are through to the semi-finals of the Challenge Cup after beating London Wasps 48-28 this evening.
Apr 5, 21:55
Rob Kearney: 'Scotland loss is players' fault'Ireland full-back Rob Kearney insists that the players must take the blame for his side's 12-8 loss to Scotland.
Feb 25, 22:30