Aviva Stadium, the iconic home of Irish Rugby, will play host to a very special guest next week. The RBS 6 Nations trophy will be on display as part of the regular stadium tours from Tuesday to Thursday.
Ireland travelled home with the Admiral William Brown Cup - secured by a first ever Test series win in Argentina - and six new caps as they finished their first season under Joe Schmidt on a winning note. Check out some photos from the second Test in Tucumán.
Join us for live text commentary of Ireland's second Test against Argentina at Estadio José Fierro in Tucumán (kick-off 3.40pm local time/7.40pm Irish time), with Joe Schmidt's men looking to complete a 2-0 win in the Admiral William Brown Cup series.
The second last day of the tour and a first visit to the second Test stadium in Tucumán. 'Atmospheric' and 'bear pit' are words that spring to mind when you first emerge from the underground tunnel that leads from the dressing room to the pitch.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has joined a host of political, sporting and broadcasting legends to send a message of support to the Ireland Women's squad ahead of the forthcoming Women's Rugby World Cup, which begins in Paris next Friday.
Speaking after the IRFU's Annual Council meeting, Chief Executive Philip Browne highlighted the importance of ticket revenue to the Union and also their sustained investments in the professional and domestic games.
Listen to post-match reaction from captains Anton Lienert-Brown and Peadar Timmins following the Ireland Under-20s' 45-23 loss to New Zealand in the IRB Junior World Championship 3rd/4th place play-off at Eden Park.
Earlier this week the Ireland squad and management were guests at a reception in Buenos Aires hosted by James McIntyre, the Irish Ambassador to Argentina. We spoke to team manager Michael Kearney and IRFU President Pat Fitzgerald on the night.
Looking forward to the second Test against Argentina, Iain Henderson said: "We need to get our breakdown right and make sure we get a good return from our set piece. If we do that, the backs will look after the rest for us."
Ireland Under-20 head coach Mike Ruddock was 'really pleased' with the performance of his players as they claimed a 38-0 bonus point win over Fiji to advance to the IRB Junior World Championship semi-finals as Pool B winners.