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The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) and Vodafone Ireland today, Monday 30th May, announced a new four-year sponsorship of the Ireland team.

The agreement, which commences on 1st June ahead of the summer tour to South Africa, will also see Ireland's leading total communications provider become official telecoms partner to the IRFU.

The new Canterbury manufactured Ireland jer...

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On Saturday 16th April the supports and believers of Lurgan Rugby Club were rewarded with some silverware after 16 years of trying in the Gordon West Cup.

A very young team of players led by Captain Dean Wilson travelled to the Kingspan Stadium as the underdogs to play a Limavady team that have been unbeaten all season. Many people believe...

Ballymena U10 Rugby squad create Irish rugby history in European Festival.

Ballymena U10 mini rugby team has created history by being the only Ulster and Irish squad who has won outright the U10 tournament at London Irish.

This festival is recognized in Europe as being one of the toughest competitions for youth rugby. What is more remarkable is that the squad won both the A &...

Stephen Ferris was born on 2 August 1985 and grew up in the small village of Maghaberry, near Lisburn.

After excelling at the javelin, he settled on rugby and became the only player not from the traditional schools system to make it into the Ulster academy. Quickly established as the province's best prospect, he played for the Ireland Under-20s at the 2005 World Cup and made his seni...

French great Saint Andre-backed Irish start up PSA Academies launches exciting new high performance rugby programme for Summer 2016

At some stage in every young player’s formative rugby career, they’ve thought about making the big time and going pro. With the acceleration in the commercial value and reach of the European Club game, the opportunity, pressur...

CityJet, the Irish European regional airline, has been named Official Airline of the Heineken Kinsale rugby 7s – Ireland’s largest and most successful rugby sevens event.

CityJet is to partner the Kinsale 7s which takes place over the May Bank Holiday Weekend (30th April & 1st May) and is expected to attract over 10,000 visitors to the Co Cork seaside town.

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The 2016 The Heineken Kinsale 7s takes place in Kinsale over the May Bank Holiday Weekend (30th April & 1st May) and is always a popular festival for players and supporters, with over 10,000 visitors expected in the seaside town just 30 minutes south of Cork City

(Pictured above are Former Irish International and British & Irish Lion, Stephen Ferris, Stephen Graef, Eme...

The global rugby community is in mourning today following the passing of All Black legend Jonah Lomu at the age of 40.

Lomu was the youngest ever All Black making his debut in 1994 aged 19 years. He would go on to play 63 tests and score 37 try's in the famous black shirt.