19 May, 11:13
There are six uncapped players in the Ireland squad for the summer tour to North America that was named this morning. An Emerging Ireland squad has also been selected for the Tblisi Cup in Georgia.
The English based players were not available. The squad will be away from the 15th-22nd of December.
Forwards. Shane Byrne (Blackrock College/Leinster), Frank Sheahan (Cork Constitution/Munster), Reggie Corrigan (Greystones/Leinster), Marcus Horan (Shannon/ Munster), John Hayes (Shannon/Munster), Emmet Byrne (St. Mary's College/Leinster), Malcolm O'Kelly (St. Mary's College/Leinster), Gary Longwell (Ballymena/Ulster), Leo Cullen (Blackrock College/Leinster), Paul O'Connell (Young Munster/Munster), Anthony Foley (Shannon/Munster), Victor Costello (St. Mary's College/Leinster), Keith Gleeson (St.Mary's College/Leinster), Alan Quinlan (Shannon/Munster), Eric Miller (Terenure College/Leinster), David Wallace (Garryowen/Munster), Jeremy Davidson (Dungannon/Ulster), Justin Fitzpatrick (Dungannon/Ulster).
Backs. Peter Stringer (Shannon/Munster), Neil Doak (Belfast Harlequins/ Ulster), Brian O'Meara (Cork Constitution/Leinster), Ronan O'Gara (Cork Constitution/Munster), David Humphreys (Dungannon/Ulster), Brian O'Driscoll (Blackrock College/ Leinster), Rob Henderson (Young Munster/Munster), John Kelly (Cork Constitution/Munster), Girvan Dempsey (Terenure College/Leinster), Denis Hickie (St. Mary's College/ Leinster), Shane Horgan (Lansdowne/Leinster), Tyrone Howe (Dungannon/Ulster), Gordon Darcy (Lansdowne/Leinster), Jonathan Bell (Dungannon/Ulster), Anthony Horgan (Cork Constitution/Munster).