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.
Featuring games from each continent, there will be quality rugby in the most unlikely of locations and good background information on the teams that qualified for France 2007 - from Italy and Canada to the likes of Namibia and Georgia, who will face Ireland in Pool D next month.
TV3's schedule of special RWC preview programmes will continue into next month before the tournament begins on September 7.
TV3'S RWC PREVIEW PROGRAMMES:
Thursday, August 16, 8pm - 'Road to the Rugby World Cup'
Thursday, August 23, 8pm - 'All Blacks: Behind the Legend'
Thursday, September 6, 8pm - 'RWC Preview Documentary'
Thursday, September 6, 9pm- 'Chasing the Lions'