The Ireland Women's team played their first ever November Test match at the Twickenham Stoop last Saturday. We take a look back at the journey as Ireland capped nine new players in a rain-swept London.
The Ireland Women's team ran England close in their first ever autumn international, as a late try from Izzy Noel-Smith split the sides in a hard-fought clash at the Twickenham Stoop. Check out some photos from the game.
Ireland Women's head coach Tom Tierney said that despite an 8-3 loss to England in their autumn international, the team put in an 'outstanding' effort and to get nine new caps on the pitch is 'a massive boost'.
The Ireland Women are back in action for the first time since regaining the Six Nations title in March, as Tom Tierney's new-look side take on England at the Twickenham Stoop on Saturday (kick-off 3pm).
Head coach Tom Tierney spoke to Irish Rugby TV about the Ireland Women's historic November international clash with England on Saturday. Ireland have eleven new caps in the squad as they build towards the Six Nations.
The Ireland Women's squad had a final training session at the DCU Sportsgrounds earlier today ahead of their historic autumn international clash with England. That game takes place at the Twickenham Stoop tomorrow (kick-off 3pm).
Nine months away from Rugby Sevens' debut at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, the pools and match schedule have been announced for the opening round of the new HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series for Women in Dubai on December 3-4.
Ulster's Claire McLaughlin could make her international debut on Saturday after being included on the bench for Ireland's historic autumn international against England at the Twickenham Stoop (kick-off 3pm).
Three Girls rugby open training sessions will take place in Ulster this coming Sunday. The sessions are free of charge, led by Ulster Rugby coaches and are open to all girls aged 12-18 years both novice or experienced in playing rugby.