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 Ireland squad from which the team to play Scotland will be chosen is: Forwards (12): Simon Best (Ulster - Belfast Harlequins), Shane Byrne (Leinster - Blackrock College), Reggie Corrigan (Leinster - Greystones), Victor Costello (Leinster - St. Mary's College), Kieron Dawson (London Irish), Simon Easterby (Llanelli), Marcus Horan (Munster - Shannon), Eric Miller (Leinster - Terenure College), Paul O'Connell (Munster - Young Munster), Malcolm O'Kelly (Leinster - St. Mary's College), David Wallace (Munster - Garryowen), Keith Wood (Munster);
Backs(10): Girvan Dempsey (Leinster - Terenure College), Guy Easterby (Rotherham), Denis Hickie (Leinster - St. Mary's College), Anthony Horgan (Munster - Cork Constitution), David Humphreys (Ulster - Dungannon), Brian O'Driscoll (Leinster - Blackrock College), Ronan O'Gara (Munster - Cork Constitution), Kevin Maggs (Bath), Geordan Murphy (Leicester), Peter Stringer (Munster - Shannon).
Additional players for training: Jonathan Bell (Ulster-Dungannon), Emmet Byrne (Leinster - St. Mary's College), Gordon Darcy (Leinster-Lansdowne), Anthony Foley (Munster-Shannon), Tyrone Howe (Ulster-Dungannon), Rob Henderson (Munster-Garryowen), Donncha O'Callaghan (Munster-Cork Constitution), Alan Quinlan (Munster-Shannon);