Tries from Niamh Briggs and Ailis Egan helped the Ireland Women register their fourth successive win in this season's RBS 6 Nations Championship as they overcame France at Ashbourne RFC. They were confirmed as champions over the weekend and will chase Grand Slam glory against Italy on St. Patrick's Day. Check out our match photo gallery from Friday.
Click here to view photos of another historic night for the Ireland Women's squad at Ashbourne RFC.
Following the hugely successful England Legends win over the Australia Legends back in October, the Twickenham Stoop will host the 2014 England Legends v Ireland Legends clash in the return leg for the Stuart Mangan Memorial Cup on Friday 21st February 7.45 k.o.
The Ireland Women's team, Leinster, Jonathan Sexton and Philip Doyle are among the nominees for this year's RTÉ Sports Awards. The ceremony will be broadcast live on RTÉ Two and RTÉ.ie on Saturday, December 21.
Ireland will kick off their IRB Junior World Championship campaign against France in North Harbour Stadium next June. Confirmation of the match schedule for the 2014 tournament was announced yesterday.