Brett Connon kicked 20 points and Conor Farrell scored two tries as the Ireland Under-18 Clubs team rounded off the Three Nations tournament in Marcoussis with a fine victory over the England Under-18 Clubs and Schools side.
The Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Michael Ring TD, today announced an investment package of over 7.4 million euro, through the Irish Sports Council, to support the work of the major field sports (the IRFU, FAI and GAA) in developing their games around the country at a grassroots level.
Rugby fans both home and abroad will be able to follow Leinster's Provincial Towns Cup final live this Sunday afternoon, as IrishRugby.ie streams the Ashbourne v Kilkenny clash live from Tullow RFC (kick-off 3.30pm).
A number of Ireland's 2013 Women's Grand Slam stars have been honoured by their local regions since last year's Championship clean sweep. The latest of them is centre Grace Davitt who, last Saturday, won the Drogheda Independent Sports Star of the Year award for 2013.
The Munster squad trained at the University of Limerick on Tuesday ahead of what is now a 'must win' interprovincial derby away to Connacht if they are to secure qualification for the RaboDirect PRO12 play-offs.
Old Belvedere moved to the top of Ulster Bank League Division 1A as full-back Josh Glynn booted them to a 21-15 victory over Dolphin. Their home win came a day after title rivals Clontarf lost to Lansdowne, setting up a fascinating final round next Saturday.