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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# back the bid

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There's another tournament bid that's well worth backing for Irish rugby this weekend
The Emerald Warriors are aiming to bring the Union Cup to Dublin in 2019.
IRFU confident of exceeding expected criteria for 2023 Rugby World Cup
World Rugby today announced seven key criteria it will use to select a host.
NZ Rugby World Cup organiser urges Irish bid to make full use Killarney and other tourist hotspots
Martin Snedden believes that having Fitzgerald Stadium broadcast world wide would leave a lasting imprint on audiences.
What Ulster stadiums could be considered as a RWC 2023 venue?
Fiji are gonna freak when they see Breffni Park.
Paraic Duffy: 'The Government will have to pick up the tab'
The GAA Director-General believes that it will fall to the Government to finance the upgrading of stadia if the IRFU 2023 Rugby World Cup bid is successful.
GAA ready to back 2023 Rugby World Cup bid
The association have agreed to discuss the issue at congress, a move which allows the IRFU continue its feasibility study.