24 May, 14:08
The Irish Rugby Supporters Club is delighted to announce that tickets for the GUINNESS Series 2013 will go on sale on ticketmaster.ie at 10am on Thursday, May 30.
The only uncapped player in a squad, captained by Keith Wood, is the Cork Constitution and Munster winger Anthony Horgan (pictured).
Ireland three-match itinerary:
June 8 - (5.05 pm local time) - V. New Zeland Divisional XV, Timaru;
June 15 (7.05 pm) - V. New Zealand, Carisbrook Stadium, Dunedin;
June 22 (7.05 pm) - V. New Zealand, Eden Park, Auckland.,p>The Ireland 26 man squad is: Backs: Justin Bishop (London Irish), Girvan Dempsey (Leinster/Terenure College), Guy Easterby (Llanelli), Rob Henderson (Munster/Young Munster), Anthony Horgan (Munster/Cork Constitution), David Humphreys (Ulster/Dungannon), John Kelly (Munster/Cork Constitution), Geordan Murphy (Leicester), Brian O'Driscoll Leinster/Blackrock College), Ronan O'Gara (Munster/Cork Constitution), Peter Stringer (Munster/Shannon), A. N. Other.
Forwards: Shane Byrne Leinster/Blackrock College), Reggie Corrigan (Leinster/Lansdowne), Simon Easterby (Llanelli), Keith Gleeson (Leinster/St. Mary's College), John Hayes (Munster/Shannon), Marcus Horan (Munster/Shannon), Gary Longwell (Ulster/Ballymena), Eric Miller (Leinster/Terenure College), Paul O'Connell Munster/Young Munster), Malcolm O'Kelly (Leinster/St. Mary's College), Alan Quinlan (Munster/Shannon), Paul Wallace (Leinster/Blackrock College), Keith Wood (Harlequins) Captain; A. N. Other.
Not considered because of injury - Jonathan Bell (Ulster/Dungannon), Simon Best (Ulster/Belfast Harlequins), Emmet Byrne (Leinster/St. Mary's College), Jeremy Davidson (Ulster/Dungannon), Kieron Dawson (London Irish), Denis Hickie (Leinster/St. Mary's College), Kevin Maggs (Bath).
Management: Manager - Brian O'Brien; Coach - Eddie O'Sullivan; Assistant Coach - Declan Kidney; Forwards Coach - Niall O'Donovan; Defence Coach - Mike Ford; Fitness Director - Mike McGurn; Doctor - Michael Griffin; Physiotherapist - Ailbe McCormack; Baggage Manager - Paddy O'Reilly; Media Officer - John Redmond.