Lynne, who is comfortable at inside or outside centre, is Ireland's most-capped Women's international and the inaugural winner of the Rugby Writers of Ireland Women's Player of the Year award in 2011.
The Dubliner made her Ireland debut against England back in 2001 and this is her fourth Women's Rugby World Cup. The lynchpin back was vice-captain for the 2013 Grand Slam success and played in that year's Women's Rugby World Cup Sevens.
Lynne, who attended UL and Southampton University, is a qualified physiotherapist and director of a physio clinic in Fulham. Captained Richmond to the English Premiership title earlier this year.
|DOB||27th Sep 1981|
|Height||1.60 m (5' 3")|
|Weight||65 kg (10 st 3 lb)|