Watch the draw for the first two rounds of the AIB Cup on IrishRugby.ie’s Multimedia platform. Ireland coach Declan Kidney was on hand and spoke about the importance of cup rugby.
IrishRugby.ie was at AIB Bankcentre on Thursday as the draw or the first two rounds of the 2008/09 AIB Cup took place.
Round one sees Division Two and Division Three teams fight it out and the draw has given us quite a few local derbies.
Round two sees the sides from Division One enter the fray and tie of the round is the rematch between Blackrock College and Shannon, last season’s two finalists.
Id addition to coverage of the draw, we have interviews with Shannon Vice President Martin Clancy, Suttonians captain Joey Walsh and Dublin University captain Shane Young as well as the thoughts of Ireland coach Declan Kidney on the importance of cup rugby.