THE journey takes less than a minute but it’s the moment you know you’ve arrived at one of the best arenas in world rugby.
Mon, 24 Feb, 2020
TWO defeats against England in 2019 mean Andy Farrell faces big challenges tomorrow afternoon at Twickenham. So what needs to happen for Ireland to win?
Sat, 22 Feb, 2020
What’s motivating Eddie Jones?
Tue, 11 Feb, 2020
The man known as ‘Rees Lightning’ has landed like a bolt from the blue to star in the Cherry and White of Gloucester.
Thu, 30 Jan, 2020
The panel who drew up the shortlist were all-time greats Brian O’Driscoll, Richie McCaw, John Smit, and George Gregan.
Fri, 01 Nov, 2019
It is a well-balanced Ireland squad, assembled by Joe Schmidt in forensic detail, with the intention of negotiating a successful seven-week World Cup campaign.
Wed, 04 Sep, 2019
England have beaten Ireland 57-15 in their World Cup warm-up Test at Twickenham.
Sat, 24 Aug, 2019
Eddie Jones believes “Kamikaze kids” Tom Curry and Sam Underhill can smash England straight through any World Cup turgidity.
Fri, 23 Aug, 2019
It was their 12th successive win, setting an all-time national record, breaking the previous best sequence that had stood for 109 years.
Sat, 23 Feb, 2019
As Ireland women’s scrum coach, Mike Ross bemoaned England’s “professionalism” after his side’s loss in Donnybrook last Friday night.
Thu, 07 Feb, 2019
Keith Earls took his turn in front of the media and made two declarations — one a whole lot more difficult than the other, but both of huge benefit to the Ireland cause ahead of this Saturday’s Murrayfield showdown with Scotland.
Wed, 06 Feb, 2019
Looking back at Ireland's defeat, what are the lessons to be learned?
Mon, 04 Feb, 2019
The scrum, the lineout, and the gainline are areas Ireland must dominate to beat England this Saturday, but where are England most vulnerable? The space between Owen Farrell’s ears.
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019
Manu Tuilagi’s imminent England comeback in time to face New Zealand at Twickenham has had a calming effect on Eddie Jones’ underdogs, according to Ben Youngs.
Wed, 07 Nov, 2018
Eddie Jones will enter his meeting with Rugby Football Union (RFU) chief executive Steve Brown this week armed with the conviction England can still win the World Cup.
Tue, 26 Jun, 2018
They led 24-3 early on in a thrilling Test.
Sat, 09 Jun, 2018
Former British and Lions coach Ian McGeechan says the 2017 tourists “need all six games” in the build-up to the first Test in New Zealand.
Tue, 30 May, 2017
The Ireland Under-20s outperformed their English counterparts in a pulsating encounter but just fell short of a final round win at a wind-hit Donnybrook.
Fri, 17 Mar, 2017
Today marks the 57th anniversary of the Munich Air Disaster. 23 people died in total that day, including eight journalists.
Fri, 06 Feb, 2015
SURVIVORS of the Munich air disaster gathered yesterday to pay tribute to their fallen colleagues as Manchester United marked the 50th anniversary of the tragedy.
Thu, 07 Feb, 2008
We want to help you to connect with the people you love, but may not see, this Christmas. Every Saturday, in the weeks leading up to Christmas, we will publish your messages in print and online, starting November 28. Say it here, in the Irish Examiner.
Submit your message
Commemorating 100 years since the War of Independence
Friday, December 4, 2020 - 5:00 PM
Friday, December 4, 2020 - 7:00 PM