Six Nations

Wales 19 – 13 Ireland

It was lost in the 51st minute, with an outrageous try which will be debated, watched and re-watched for many. many years to come – but we’ll come back to that in a minute… Setbacks started early for Ireland with Eoin Reddan replaced by Pete Stringer after taking a Lee Byrne clearance full in the… Read more »

Keeping a lid on it

There has been a lot of too-ing and fro-ing today with the Millennium Stadium roof ahead of Ireland’s clash with Wales today. Ireland were never asked whether they wanted it open and closed, and when they were finally asked opted for open. So they should! Having it shut hands an extra player to the team… Read more »

Ireland Twitter Ban

Ireland players have been instructed not to post messages on Twitter before the Six Nations showdown with Wales on Saturday, nor engage with followers for 24 hours afterwards. The decision follows heated exchanges between players and fans after the Scotland game.

Rule Out The Indiscipline…

It’s what every fan has been saying, but it now seems to have caused an explosion inside the Ireland squad with normally mild-mannered Kidney finally losing his cool. Donncha O’Callaghan reveals: “The silly ones will always annoy you and I think anyone who was in our meeting with Deccie in Carton House wouldn’t want to… Read more »

Ireland Team to Play Wales

An unchanged side is named to play Wales at the Millennium Stadium, that includes the replacements as well. David Wallace receives his 70th cap, it will also be his 40th appearance in the Championship. Kidney says: “It will be one of those games that whoever takes their chances will come out on top.” IRELAND Team… Read more »