Not many would have predicted that when Joe Schmidt announced his extended 44 – man squad to train ahead of the upcoming Six Nations that one Rodney Ah You would be among the names selected. The Christchurch native was the surprise inclusion to the Irish set-up, but hard-work and determination are seemingly paying [...]
They were oh so close. This present crop of Irish rugby players has given the people of Ireland a lot to be proud of, and they did so again in the final November International against the almighty All Blacks. Ireland may have walked away without a historic win, but had the Autumn series finished after [...]
NUIG women travelled to UCD for the 2nd annual IURU Intervarsity Kay Bowen Cup competition on Saturday. The Connacht side took on University College Dublin, University College Cork and last year’s winners Trinity College Dublin in the pool stages and met Trinity again in the final. All ties were 20 minutes.
“You Will Never Walk Alone” is the message being sent across Ireland today as Liverpool Legend Jamie Carragher and his Charity “the 23 Foundation” team up with The Saoirse Foundation, to support sick children and those affected by rare and genetic disorders and Irish charity’s mission statement to “Make Positive Life Impacts For Sick Children”.
By Niamh Prendergast It’s the first Sunday of September, where else would you rather be? Croke park, Hogan stand, Section 331, Row G, Seat 14. Surely, nowhere else, or perhaps the hill? But, only one other place in the whole world may measure, and that is, of course, on the famous pitch itself. For some [...]