Posts Tagged ‘Ireland’

A Rugby Day Like No Other

A Championship-winning moment: Jamie Heaslip magnificently denies Stuart Hogg a try five minutes from time at Murrayfield.
Recovered yet? Pulse back to normal by now? Still think the heroics demonstrated in Rome, Edinburgh and London are more suited to the realm of fantasy? Join the club. There has never been a day in the history of this Championship, whether four, five or six teams contested it, to equal last Saturday. Indeed, there’s never [...]

Ireland prevail after dour struggle

Simon Zebo leads a counter attack for Ireland against France at the Aviva Stadium last Saturday
his was expected to be the most entertaining Six Nations Match with two running teams, but turned out to be a dour struggle. The big French team found it hard to get going but after scoring a try in the last quarter through sub Taofifenua, lock weighing a massive 135 kilo and playing with Toulon, narrowed [...]

A Day With Martin O’Neill

Members of the Waterford Cordial Cup U-15 team pictured with Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill, David McCoy, Commercial Director, House of Waterford Crystal, John Delaney, CEO of the FAI and they were Niall O’Keeffe, captain, Oisin Griffin, Scott Hoban, Alex Phelan, Cameron Power and Luke Whelan.