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Wednesday 29 March 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# A-Team

Last year
IRFU considering new A team competition with South African sides
The provincial A teams have been without international competition in recent years.
All time
Andy Farrell supportive of Ireland A team returning to action
The Ireland Wolfhounds haven’t played since 2015.
# strength in depth
Leinster name strong team for Saturday's British and Irish Cup final
The province face Ealing Trailfinders tomorrow afternoon.
# A-Team
John Kavanagh to link up with likes of Khabib Nurmagomedov to form new MMA team
The venture is being backed by the fifth son of the King of Bahrain.
# saint
You can see JJ Hanrahan in action for free when Munster 'A' meet Connacht tomorrow
There won’t be many more opportunities to see the Kerryman start at 10.
# A-Team
Ed Sheeran said his secret show in a Dublin pub was 'best gig of the year'
People are raging that they didn’t make it.
# Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran plays surprise gig in Dublin pub tonight
Sheeran is playing a set in Doyles on College Green.
# The A-Team
Ryan captains Emerging Ireland side with 5 internationals for meeting with Russia
Craig Gilroy and Tommy O’Donnell will be among those hoping to play their way into the senior international side.
# test run
5 things we learned as Ireland's Wolfhounds beat the Saxons
It was scrappy, but there were plenty of positives from last night’s ‘A’ international.
# late bloomer
'Massive honour' for Coughlan as he crashes the Irish scene late
The Munster forward’s industry and dynamism has been rewarded by Declan Kidney.
# marauders
England Saxons name strong team as they look to neuter Wolfhounds
An imposing English backline includes Saracens stars Fraser and Kruis, and Leicester’s Jordan Crane.