The fixtures have been announced and the tickets are on sale for the pool stages of the Women's Rugby World Cup in Ireland this year. We spoke to Tom Tierney and Niamh Briggs as they look forward to a huge year for rugby in Ireland.
Reigning champions England will kick of the Women's Rugby World Cup in Dublin with a match against Spain, while hosts Ireland will start their challenge on the opening day in UCD against Australia. Tickets for the pool stages of the Women's Rugby World Cup go on sale on Monday, January 9 at 9am.
The December edition of 'Inside Pass' - presented by Louise Galvin - features a look back at 2016 and an exclusive interview with IRFU Performance Director David Nucifora about Ireland's Sevens programme and player development.