Result: Ireland secure bonus-point win over Wales to go top of Six Nations standingsThe 24-14 result at the Aviva Stadium continued Wales' poor form in Dublin.
Feb 8, 16:28
Result: Ireland see off Samoa to book quarter-finals spotBundee Aki was sent off in the first half but Johnny Sexton helped himself to 18 points in the rout.
Oct 12, 14:26
Ireland's CJ Stander declares himself fit for Russia clashThe Irish side suffered a shock defeat to Japan on the weekend.
Sep 30, 08:48
Japan accuse Ireland's Cian Healy of illegal scrummaging tacticsThe tighthead prop could find himself directly facing down in-form Healy.
Sep 24, 10:31
Scotland sweating over Ali Price fitness for Samoa clashThe Glasgow scrum-half was spotted on crutches as he travelled with the squad.
Sep 23, 12:55
Peter O'Mahony, Bundee Aki "on track" to face World Cup hosts JapanIreland remain hopeful on the pair for Saturday's game.
Sep 23, 12:52
Andrew Conway: 'Ireland refused to panic after England mauling'Munster wing hails Ireland for sticking to their guns.
Sep 23, 06:14
Result: Ireland punish disappointing Scotland in World Cup openerJames Ryan, Rory Best, Tadhg Furlong and Andrew Conway scored the tries.
Sep 22, 11:06
Tadhg Furlong: 'Ireland will go anywhere and back for Rory Best'Best will win his 121st cap at his fourth World Cup when Ireland square up to Scotland on Sunday.
Sep 20, 11:58
Result: Ireland defeat Wales to go top of world rankingsInjury concerns for Warren Gatland's side ahead of the Japan tournament.
Sep 7, 17:07
Result: Saracens defeat defending cup champions LeinsterSaracens came from 10-0 behind to win thanks to tries from Sean Maitland and Billy Vunipola.
May 11, 19:07
Vunipola talks up Furlong ahead of Heineken Cup finalThe pair will be on opposite sides in Saturday's Heineken Champions Cup final.
May 10, 07:17
Robbie Henshaw ruled out for rest of Six NationsIreland centre Robbie Henshaw is ruled out for the remainder of the Six Nations after undergoing an operation on a dislocated shoulder.
Feb 12, 14:20
Result: New Zealand too strong for British and Irish Lions in opening TestNew Zealand record a 30-15 win over the British and Irish Lions in the first Test at Eden Park.
Jun 24, 10:28
Sam Warburton to lead British and Irish Lions in New Zealand tour openerSam Warburton will captain the British and Irish Lions against the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians in Saturday's tour opener in Whangarei.
May 31, 20:48
Interview: Will Greenwood previews British and Irish Lions tour of New ZealandSports Mole discusses the British and Irish Lions' highly-anticipated tour of New Zealand with England World Cup winner Will Greenwood.
May 26, 11:25
Quinn Roux set for Ireland debut in second Test against South AfricaIreland head coach Joe Schmidt makes five changes for his side's second Test against South Africa, with Quinn Roux set for his debut against the country of his birth.
Jun 16, 16:48
Result: Leinster score seven tries as they beat Castres 50-8Leinster score seven tries as they ease to a 50-8 win over Castres in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Jan 17, 19:31