Carton House was a hive of activity on Tuesday as the Ireland Rugby World Cup squad was officially announced and the selected players trained ahead of next Saturday's final warm-up game against England.
Joe Schmidt said telling players they have missed out on Rugby World Cup selection is the 'brutal reality' of what international coaches have to do. Read on for his thoughts on some of the 'big calls' regarding Ireland's 31-man squad for England 2015.
The IRFU are inviting applications for the position of Sponsorship Brand Manager (Maternity Cover). The Sponsorship Brand Manager will be responsible for managing the rights package delivery to all IRFU sponsors and commercial partners and to oversee the effective implementation of the IRFU branding programme.
Who are the oldest and youngest members of the Ireland Rugby World Cup squad? Who is getting ready for his fourth World Cup and can you master our nicknames quiz? Read on for our stats piece on Joe Schmidt's 31-man panel.
Relive all the excitement, tension and tries from the recent Women's Sevens Dublin tournament at UCD where Japan and hosts Ireland qualified for this season's World Rugby Women's Sevens Series. The full match replays can be watched below via the IRFU's YouTube Channel.
There were home victories for Munster and Leinster in the penultimate round of the IRFU Women's Interprovincial Championship, as they set up a title decider at Thomond Park next Saturday. Check out the best pics from last weekend's games.
Reigning IRFU Women's Interprovincial champions Munster and 2014 winners Leinster continued their winning ways in this season's tournament to set up a winner-takes-all clash for the title next weekend, writes Kate Rowan.
Ireland lost at home for the first time since November 2013 as Wales deservedly prevailed in a gripping GUINNESS Summer Series encounter, with full-back Leigh Halfpenny nailing two closing penalties for the visitors.
Irish Rugby TV brings you a behind-the-scenes look at the Ireland v Wales GUINNESS Summer Series game at the Aviva Stadium. Paul O'Connell, who was playing his last ever home international, took to the pitch with his son Paddy after the 16-10 defeat.
Join us for live text commentary of Ireland's GUINNESS Summer Series encounter with Wales at the Aviva Stadium today (kick-off 2.30pm), as legendary lock Paul O'Connell takes his final bow at the home of Irish Rugby.
Just days before head coach Joe Schmidt formally announces Ireland's Rugby World Cup squad, the Six Nations champions welcome Wales to the Aviva Stadium for what is sure to be a keenly-contested Test match.
The Ireland squad wrapped up their training week with the Captain's Run session at the Aviva Stadium today. Check out the latest pics from training ahead of Saturday's GUINNESS Summer Series clash with Wales.