# november-series - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
International rugby, and sport in general, rewards risk-takers who choose the right moment.
# november-series - Sunday 10 November, 2013
Ireland’s opponents next week were victorious yesterday against Italy.
# november-series - Tuesday 29 October, 2013
Hundreds of young rugby supporters had a mid-term treat to remember this afternoon.
Ireland may be without the services of the Munster scumhalf after he was cited for elbowing while on club duty.
# november-series - Monday 28 October, 2013
Donncha O’Callaghan and Roger Wilson have also been called up by head coach Joe Schmidt.
The beat went on for Ireland last summer but can Brian O’Driscoll’s last crack at New Zealand be a winning one?
# november-series - Saturday 26 October, 2013
The Ulster coach also revealed that Rory Best may struggle to be fit for the first Test against Samoa.
# november-series - Friday 25 October, 2013
The duo have been replaced by Billy Holland and Casey Laulala for this evening’s Pro12 game in Scotland.
# november-series - Sunday 20 October, 2013
All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen has named four new caps in his squad to tour Japan and Europe in November.
The Wexford native was named man-of-the-match after Cardiff Blues beat the reigning champions.
# november-series - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
Take your pick from O’Connell, Heaslip, O’Driscoll, Best and O’Mahony.
# november-series - Monday 23 September, 2013
The Australian believes the 20-year-old’s versatility could ensure him a spot on the bench for the November Series.
# november-series - Wednesday 21 August, 2013
The new Ireland coach will face Samoa in his first match in charge, followed by Australia and New Zealand.
# november-series - Thursday 31 January, 2013
Ireland’s November rugby internationals from 2014 will also be shown on Sky Sports as part of a new four-year deal.
# november-series - Tuesday 27 November, 2012
The Munster lock has not forgotten the 2007 World Cup.
# november-series - Monday 26 November, 2012
Declan Kidney will have big decisions to make next February.
# november-series - Saturday 24 November, 2012
The out-half has declared himself fully fit and ready to visit another Aviva defeat on the Pumas.
# november-series - Thursday 22 November, 2012
‘Annoying, frustrating counter-ruckers’. Are you sure you’ve never played Argentina before Mike?
Ulster winger Craig Gilroy will win his first Ireland cap in Saturday’s must-win test against Argentina.
Richie McCaw and Dan Carter will both start Saturday’s Test against Wales in the Millennium Stadium.
# november-series - Tuesday 20 November, 2012
The Irish out-half may not train until Thursday morning.
# november-series - Monday 19 November, 2012
Rhys Ruddock has been called into the Ireland squad in place of John Muldoon, who tore his medial knee ligament in the win over Fiji.
# november-series - Saturday 17 November, 2012
The Kildare native wants a spot in the Irish centre but will settle for a starring role out right against Fiji.
# november-series - Friday 16 November, 2012
The Connacht lock will be hoping to build on a man-of-the-match outing against the Springboks last week.
# november-series - Wednesday 14 November, 2012
The Ulsterman’s sights are also on the number 13 jersey for the crucial tie against Argentina next weekend.
# november-series - Tuesday 13 November, 2012
The Ulster lock is grateful to be preparing for a game against a side outside the world’s top two.
# november-series - Sunday 11 November, 2012
The newly-appointed captain admitted that he would have served his team better by staying on the field at a crucial stage.
# november-series - Saturday 10 November, 2012
The Munster scrum-half teams up with Jonny Sexton and swears he has learned a tough lesson from a shocker in Paris.
He’s more concerned about post-match speeches than decoding the South Africans’ gameplan.
# november-series - Friday 9 November, 2012
The Wexford man is back in the centre for Ireland after missing the Waikato wipeout.
‘You have to go to bed tonight and know you’re going to wake up and put everything on the line’ – Les Kiss
Ireland’s backs coach was relaxed enough to joke about the Andrew Trimble, David Skrela mix-up before tomorrow’s trench warfare.
# november-series - Thursday 8 November, 2012
“If you are going to play the best you want them to be at their strongest,” insisted the Irish coach.
The Leinster man held off stiff competition from Jonny Sexton to land the role of captaining Ireland against the Springboks.
Tom Youngs of Leicester Tigers will make his debut while Brad Barritt and Manu Tuilagi form an inter-continental centre partnership.
# november-series - Wednesday 7 November, 2012
The Leinster scrum-half is keen to put an end to claims he is a defensive weak-spot.
The Ulster winger is still rattled by a chastening tour to New Zealand but determined to put things right.
The Springbok captain is set to take on Keith Earls in the centre of the park on Saturday.
# november-series - Tuesday 6 November, 2012
Coach Mark Tainton feels the Irish players need to keep their defensive discipline or face the kicking consequences.
The Munster forward believes he has been bred for rugby challenges that sides like South Africa are sure to pose.
Declan Fitzpatrick is back in Belfast, meaning Michael Bent is in line for matchday 23 inclusion.