Organisation: UL Bohemian
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
There are six uncapped players in Adam Griggs's Ireland women's squad to face Wales in a test match on Sunday.
Wed, 06 Nov, 2019
Rugby players in an Irish Open Pro-Am are not an unusual sight. Along with GAA stars and jockeys, they are a staple of the pre-tournament entertainment at this annual stop on the European Tour.
Wed, 03 Jul, 2019
Louise Galvin and her Ireland Women’s Sevens team-mates get the penultimate round of this season’s HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series underway in Canada tonight with qualification for next year’s Tokyo Olympics at the forefront of everyone’s minds.
Sat, 11 May, 2019
Adam Griggs has made one change to the Ireland team ahead of their Women's Six Nations match away to Italy.
Wed, 20 Feb, 2019
Munster bid to retain their women’s interprovincial title when they kick-off the series against Connacht at Musgrave Park tomorrow.
Fri, 31 Aug, 2018
Ireland have announced their Women's team to take on Scotland in the final home game of the Women's Six Nations this weekend.
Wed, 07 Mar, 2018
Ireland’s representatives at the U20s grade haven’t exactly made Donnybrook a fortress since swapping Dubarry Park for the Dublin venue midway through the 2015 Six Nations campaign.
Fri, 09 Feb, 2018
Thousands of Irish kids could relate to Harry Byrne’s youthful admiration of Jonathan Sexton and Ronan O’Gara but Ireland’s U20s out-half had another role model to emulate much closer to home.
Thu, 08 Feb, 2018
There's a first cap for winger Megan Williams in the Ireland women's side for their first Six Nations game against France on Saturday.
Wed, 31 Jan, 2018
There are nine new caps in the Ireland Under-20 team for their Six Nations opener against France on Friday.
Wed, 31 Jan, 2018
It’s the job of the Ireland U20s coach to push and prod the players of tomorrow further down the development line but Noel McNamara found himself talking about one from the past yesterday.
Tue, 23 Jan, 2018
Garryowen claimed their 39th Munster Senior Cup when overwhelming local rivals UL Bohemian 18-3 in their all-Limerick final at the Markets Field last night.
Sat, 20 Jan, 2018
Munster are hoping for another new contract boost with the retention of Ireland back-three star Andrew Conway to follow extended deals announced last night for forwards Billy Holland, Stephen Archer, and Kevin O’Byrne.
Thu, 11 Jan, 2018
Two tries in the dying minutes by right winger Peter Sullivan gave Ireland U20 a flattering 26-10 victory over a Munster Development XV in a hard-fought but scrappy encounter at Thomond Park yesterday.
Sat, 30 Dec, 2017
Rugby star Sophie Spence wants female Irish players to “receive an equal level of respect and treatment” as their male counterparts.
Sat, 23 Dec, 2017
Munster boss Rassie Erasmus has every confidence Tyler Bleyendaal is about to hit his straps this season but has warned that the number 10 jersey is very much up for grabs.
Fri, 22 Sep, 2017
Munster’s Calvin Nash ran in a couple of tries, but Ireland’s hopes of reaching successive World Rugby U20 Championship finals took a nosedive as Italy pipped them at the death in Georgia.
Thu, 01 Jun, 2017
The Ireland Women’s management team has confirmed a 48-strong training panel to prepare for the Women’s Rugby World Cup in Dublin and Belfast in August.
Wed, 03 May, 2017
When you ply your trade in the front-row of the Munster scrum, following legendary figures like Tom Clifford, Phil O’Callaghan, Peter Clohessy, and John Hayes, there’s little confusion over your responsibility to the famous red shirt.
Wed, 12 Apr, 2017
Mon, 06 Feb, 2017
Thu, 02 Feb, 2017
Ireland women’s coach Tom Tierney has named five uncapped players in his Six Nations squad but it is the absence of former World Player of the Year nominee Sophie Spence that stood out.
Fri, 27 Jan, 2017
Lansdowne will enjoy the festive period that little bit more than their Division 1A rivals after defeating Young Munster 30-24 in a supercharged top of the table clash on Saturday.
Mon, 05 Dec, 2016
When you’ve locked horns and beaten women’s rugby giants New Zealand and World Cup champions England in the recent past, taking on highly-ranked Canada isn’t quite the frightening prospect it could be.
Sat, 19 Nov, 2016
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016
Sat, 24 Sep, 2016
Young Munster lifted the Bank of Ireland Munster Junior Cup at Musgrave Park for an eighth time in a thrilling final against Cork Constitution.
Mon, 02 May, 2016
Much is expected of the Irish women today as they take to the fast-paced 4G surface at Donnybrook for the first time in the Six Nations, but captain Niamh Briggs as warned her players that they must make the Dublin venue a fortress.
Sat, 06 Feb, 2016
With Young Munster comfortably located in the middle of the premier division of the Ulster Bank All-Ireland League and UL Bohemian struggling in the lower half of Division One B, current form meant there should have been only one result in last night’s Munster Senior Cup quarter-final clash of the sides at Tom Clifford Park.
Sat, 19 Dec, 2015
Despite their respective defeats at the weekend, both Old Belvedere and Garryowen hang onto their top four spots in the Ulster Bank League — after the weekend fixture schedule was decimated by the weather, UCD proved too strong for Belvedere and won 20-12 at the Belfield Bowl, while Clontarf defeated Garryowen at Castle Avenue and eased to a bonus point win on a 39-25 scoreline.
Mon, 07 Dec, 2015
Fri, 20 Nov, 2015
Sat, 14 Nov, 2015
Wed, 11 Nov, 2015
Fri, 30 Oct, 2015
The Ireland Women’s rugby squad to play England women in a historic first Autumn International match has been named.
Tue, 27 Oct, 2015
Sat, 24 Oct, 2015
IRFU chief executive Philip Browne confirmed the union has agreed a deal with a new main sponsor which will kick in next summer, but poured cold water on the size and span of the deal which is reportedly with Vodafone.
Sun, 16 Aug, 2015
The Ireland Women’s Sevens squad to play in the second round of European Olympic qualifiers in Brive this weekend will share a pool with England, Scotland and Germany.
Fri, 19 Jun, 2015
James Cronin and Stephen Archer will get their opportunity to show national coach Joe Schmidt that they can be relied upon for the World Cup after both Munster props were selected for the Emerging Ireland squad.
Wed, 20 May, 2015
Hannah Tyrell won’t be lacking in confidence in her third outing for Ireland tomorrow afternoon against Wales.
Sat, 14 Mar, 2015
Ireland coach Tom Tierney has made one enforced change from the side which defeated England for Sunday’s RBS Women’s 6 Nations game with Wales (Swansea, 12pm).
Thu, 12 Mar, 2015
Women’s Six Nations: Ireland’s opening 70 minutes against Italy bodes well for this Six Nations campaign, but Nora Stapleton insists the side aim to atone for a disappointing finish as they meet champions France in Ashbourne tonight.
Fri, 13 Feb, 2015