Cian Healy: 'Ireland now have critical two days after Japan defeat'Healy charts critical 48 hours for Ireland's World Cup bid.
Sep 29, 08:28
Isileli Nakajima reflects on 'peak of career' after Japan stun IrelandThe Tongan-born front-rower played a key role in a newly familiar position in the 19-12 win.
Sep 29, 07:57
Joe Schmidt challenges Ireland to respond to shock Japan defeatDefeat left visiting head coach Schmidt accepting a quick-fire rebuilding job was on the cards.
Sep 28, 13:04
Jamie Joseph: 'Japan were preparing for Ireland match for three years'Jamie Joseph insists meticulous preparation let Japan outgun Ireland.
Sep 28, 12:56
Japan shock Ireland: Five of the greatest upsets in Rugby World Cup historyA look back at some memorable upsets from the Rugby World Cup.
Sep 28, 12:50
Joe Schmidt's side suffer an embarrassing defeat.
Greg Feek tips Jack Carty to step up in Johnny Sexton absenceIreland are confident that Carty can prove his Test class against Japan.
Sep 27, 10:50
Joe Schmidt puts pressure on referee ahead of Japan clashAustralian referee Angus Gardner will be the man in charge when the Irish meet the World Cup hosts.
Sep 27, 07:19
Ireland scrum-half Conor Murray praises impact of "laid-back" Jack CartyCarty is relaxed and ready for World Cup call, say Ireland.
Sep 26, 11:51
Japan coach Jamie Joseph: 'At times Ireland are illegal'Prop Yusuke Kizu alleged Cian Healy "steps out" and illegally angles in at scrummages.
Sep 26, 09:30
Joe Schmidt brushes off allegations of illegal scrummagingYusuke Kizu made the claim ahead of the game against Ireland.
Sep 26, 07:23
Ireland's Peter O'Mahony fit to face Japan after concussion checkIreland got their World Cup campaign off to a quick start with a 27-3 win over Scotland.
Sep 26, 07:20
Japan set to bench captain Michael Leitch for Ireland clashThe Brave Blossoms are ready to spring a surprise in selection.
Sep 25, 09:19
Chris Farrell looking to show off improvement at World CupFarrell is pleased to be showing all sides of his game.
Sep 25, 09:15
Joey Carbery set for Ireland start amid Johnny Sexton fitness concernsBritish and Irish Lions fly-half Sexton did not train fully on Tuesday due to a thigh knock.
Sep 24, 18:36
Johnny Sexton a fitness doubt for Ireland's World Cup clash with JapanStar playmaker Sexton sat out part of Ireland training on Tuesday.
Sep 24, 18:20
Japan accuse Ireland's Cian Healy of illegal scrummaging tacticsThe tighthead prop could find himself directly facing down in-form Healy.
Sep 24, 10:31
Peter O'Mahony, Bundee Aki "on track" to face World Cup hosts JapanIreland remain hopeful on the pair for Saturday's game.
Sep 23, 12:52
Cian Healy expects frenetic test against JapanBullish prop backs Joe Schmidt's men for more mental mastery.
Sep 23, 06:34