Following on from last weekend's impressive home win over Leinster, there are a couple more Ireland internationals integrated into the Connacht squad for their IRFU Women's Interprovincial Championship showdown with Munster at Irish Independent Park on Saturday (kick-off 2.30pm).
The Ireland Women made a big statement on day 2 of the Dubai Sevens tournament, winning the Challenge Trophy after overcoming the USA and Spain - two teams that finished well ahead of them in last season's HSBC World Rugby Women's Sevens Series.
Leinster Women's head coach Adam Griggs will use the leadership of Ireland centre Jenny Murphy and flanker Katie Norris to guide the province through the many pitfalls waiting for them against Connacht at Tuam RFC on Saturday (kick-off 2pm).
Ulster Women's co-coaches Jarrett Truscott and Philip Doyle have named their team for this Saturday's IRFU Women's Interprovincial Championship opener against Munster at Kingspan Stadium (kick-off 3pm).
The Leinster Women's squad will begin their IRFU Women's Interprovincial Championship campaign this weekend in the shadow of Ireland's three tough November Series encounters with England, Canada and New Zealand.
Drawing to a close what has been a historic year for Irish Rugby, CJ Stander has been named the Guinness Rugby Writers of Ireland Player of the Year at the annual Guinness Rugby Writers of Ireland Awards hosted in the Guinness Storehouse tonight.
Irish Rugby TV spoke to Ireland Women's Sevens captain Lucy Mulhall and Anthony Eddy, IRFU Director of Sevens Rugby, ahead of the first leg of the HSBC World Rugby Women's Sevens Series kicking off in Dubai on Thursday.
The UCD Bowl got another taste of what's to come when the Women's Rugby World Cup hits Dublin next August. A passionate crowd of 1,810 watched the Ireland Women host New Zealand in their final November Series game. Check out the full video replay and our match photo gallery.
After watching his side lost 38-8 to number one-ranked New Zealand at the UCD Bowl yesterday, Ireland Women's head coach Tom Tierney emphasised the need to focus on critical areas ahead of next year's World Cup campaign on home soil.