Rea holds nerve to kick Munster to narrow win
Munster 9 Connacht 7
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Standing on the cusp of a Grand Slam facing a side you beat 40-10 last year can be a precarious perch.
Fri, 15 Mar, 2013
Munster coach Garry Walsh admitted ‘bitterness’ of defeat played a part in his side’s 15-12 victory over Leinster to claim the women’s interpro title at Ashbourne RFC on Saturday afternoon.
Mon, 17 Dec, 2012
Ireland claimed third spot on the Women’s Six Nations table despite a final day loss to England at Esher RFC.
Mon, 19 Mar, 2012
Tom Croft has revealed how a radical shift in the attitude of the England squad since the World Cup debacle has helped take his game to new heights.
Thu, 15 Mar, 2012
Ireland’s women called upon endless reserves of defensive grit for the second week running as they defeated Scotland in Ashbourne.
Sat, 10 Mar, 2012
Niamh Kavanagh scored two tries to break the back of Italian resistance as the Ireland Women’s team recorded their first Six Nations win off the season at Ashbourne last night.
Sat, 25 Feb, 2012
Ireland fell heartbreakingly short in this thrilling Women’s Six Nations affair played in freezing conditions in Pau on Saturday.
Mon, 13 Feb, 2012
Ireland go in search of a first away victory over France in the Women’s Six Nations Championship in Pau today.
Sat, 11 Feb, 2012
Ireland’s icy weather conditions took their toll last night as the Women’s RBS 6 Nations opener against Wales was abandoned due to a frozen pitch at Ashbourne RFC.
Sat, 04 Feb, 2012
Laura Guest has almost travelled full circle in her rugby career. She started off as an out-half and though unlikely to don the play-maker’s jersey ever again, is now back where likes to be, in the thick of the action.
Fri, 03 Feb, 2012
Ireland coach Philip Doyle has named two uncapped players in his side for Friday’s Women’s 6 Nations clash against Wales (Ashbourne RFC, 7.30pm).
Wed, 01 Feb, 2012
IRELAND coach Philip Doyle has named a 31 strong squad for the RBS Women’s 6 Nations Championship.
Fri, 23 Dec, 2011
Thu, 17 Mar, 2011
IRELAND’S women’s rugby team will be hoping to secure back-to-back wins when they take on Wales at Pandy Park, Cross Keys tomorrow (kick-off 2.30pm).
Sat, 12 Mar, 2011
IRISH women’s coach Philip Doyle has made three changes from the side that hammered Scotland for Sunday’s Six Nations clash with Wales (Cross Keys RFC, Gwent, 2.30pm).
Thu, 10 Mar, 2011
AFTER an emphatic 53-3 win over Scotland, the French women’s rugby team come to Ashbourne, Co. Meath tonight (7.30 pm) looking for a second RBS Six Nations scalp.
Fri, 11 Feb, 2011
Thu, 03 Feb, 2011
IRELAND women’s coach Philip Doyle has made two changes from the side which defeated USA (22-12) for this afternoon’s World Cup Pool B clash with Kazakhstan, (Surrey Sports Park, 4.30pm).
Sat, 28 Aug, 2010
IRELAND have made one change to the side beaten by Wales for the Women’s Six Nations second-round tie against France at St Mary’s RFC on Saturday (2.30pm).
Thu, 08 Feb, 2007
Munster’s bid to reclaim the Interprovincial title took another step forward yesterday as they scored a huge win over Connacht at Musgrave Park.
Sat, 25 Nov, 2006
Ireland's team to play South Africa sees four new faces in their starting line-up from the team which lost to the USA earlier in the week.
Fri, 08 Sep, 2006