No Luck Involved as Ireland Beat the Eagles

June 11, 2017 No Luck Involved as Ireland Beat the Eagles Photo: Doug Coil Doug Coil USA Men’s Eagles opened the Emirates Airline Summer Series opener against No. 4 Ireland at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey on June 10. The match was televised on the NBC Sports Network. Following this test, the team […]

‘Shed your nationality and become a Lion’ – Legend Brian O’Driscoll’s message to Gatland’s chosen 41

The Irish great toured four times with the Lions and was part of the successful 2013 trip via Wales

The Lions v New Zealand head-to-heads: How Gatland’s possible XV measures up to the world champions

It’s a while until we know the line-ups of course, but it’s not difficult to predict the nucleus of each side… so just how do they compare? via Wales

British & Irish Lions Squad – Our Picks

At the end of 2016 we had out first stab at the likely Lions squad to head to New Zealand to take on the reigning World Champions. Now the 6 Nations has finished it’s time to revisit our choices and see what changes we would make. The 6 Nations was probably one of the highest […]

Ireland spoil the England Grand Slam Party!

Ireland have done it again.  After stopping New Zealand’s winning run of 18 wins in a row last year they have also stopped Six Nations Champion’s, England’s, winning run of 18 straight wins and stopped them winning a second grand slam in a row.  Ireland beat England by 13-9.  Although Eddie Jones has now tasted his first defeat, England still win the Six Nations title.

Joe Schmidt needs a rethink

Ireland’s defeat to Wales last night was extremely disappointing. Yes it was away from home, yes it was against a team desperate for a result, but it was a game Ireland shouldn’t have contemplated losing. Wales stood up to Ireland’s power game, and Ireland didn’t offer anything else. Sadly this isn’t new, and the coach […]

Same Ol Ireland

This is going to be an awful rant about Wales v Ireland. I suggest that you don’t read it if you’re a Leinster fan because I am definitely going to piss you off.   Joe Schmidt. The Arsene Wenger of rugby? Maybe a slight overreaction but hear me out. Ireland did an Ireland. What’s […]