We hit the halfway point in all three Six Nations Championship this weekend, with the Ireland Men, Women and Under-20s - all currently in the top two of their respective tables - braced for a French invasion.
The Ireland squad paid a visit to Monaghan last week and held an open training session in Monaghan RFC. We spoke to Andrew Trimble after the session which was attended by over 2,000 cheering supporters.
A look back at Ireland's weekend victories in Italy with match highlights from all three games and exclusive post-match interviews with Ireland Under-20 head coach Nigel Carolan and hat-trick hero CJ Stander.
Keith Earls notched up two tries against Italy on Saturday - he has now scored five in his last four matches for Ireland. We spoke to him pitchside immediately after Ireland's 63-10 RBS 6 Nations victory.
Ireland's RBS 6 Nations showdown with Italy is the meat in the sandwich of another busy international weekend. The Ireland Under-20s kick things off in Prato on Friday night, with the Ireland Women also looking to make it two wins out of two in L'Aquila on Sunday afternoon.
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has announced named the team that will take on Conor O'Shea's Italy at Stadio Olimpico in Rome on Saturday afternoon (kick-off 3.25pm local time/2.25pm Irish time) in round 2 of the RBS 6 Nations.