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# grow-the-game - Last year 2021

Development of Irish women's rugby is a 'long-term project,' says Nucifora
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Development of Irish women's rugby is a 'long-term project,' says Nucifora

Jun 3rd 2021, 6:15 AM 2,197 Views 1 Comment

Ireland finished third in the Six Nations this year but suffered a heavy defeat to France.

A momentous but challenging few years lie ahead for the game
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A momentous but challenging few years lie ahead for the game

Mar 31st 2021, 7:36 PM 3,177 Views 0 Comments

The Six Nations is back this weekend, the World Cup comes next year, then WXV launches in 2023.

Plans to include Pacific Island teams in Super Rugby could wake 'sleeping giant'
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Plans to include Pacific Island teams in Super Rugby could wake 'sleeping giant'

Mar 25th 2021, 10:04 AM 8,916 Views 13 Comments

World Rugby has pledged its support to the Fijian Drua and Moana Pasifika teams.

WXV, the new three-tier global women's rugby competition to launch in 2023
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WXV, the new three-tier global women's rugby competition to launch in 2023

Mar 16th 2021, 9:39 AM 3,008 Views 5 Comments

World Rugby has confirmed the format of an annual 16-team competition.

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Rugby players announce minimum conditions for future global competition
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Rugby players announce minimum conditions for future global competition

Feb 17th 2020, 10:17 AM 10,486 Views 5 Comments

‘Players are actually in favour of a proper global season that works for everyone’

Joe Schmidt to work with Spain team for a day ahead of big Georgia clash
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Joe Schmidt to work with Spain team for a day ahead of big Georgia clash

Feb 5th 2020, 3:16 PM 9,782 Views 18 Comments

The former Ireland boss is also set to coach the Classic All Blacks in May.

Farrell's Ireland to host Japan, Springboks and Wallabies in November 2020
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Farrell's Ireland to host Japan, Springboks and Wallabies in November 2020

Nov 3rd 2019, 7:57 AM 15,387 Views 17 Comments

The Brave Blossoms shocked Ireland at their home World Cup.

'The idea is to give people in areas that aren't represented in rugby an opportunity'
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'The idea is to give people in areas that aren't represented in rugby an opportunity'

Apr 4th 2019, 7:30 PM 11,244 Views 1 Comment

John O’Donnell and the Ireland Men’s Sevens team have a huge weekend ahead in Hong Kong.

Leinster hope to see women's inter-pros expanded from three rounds
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Leinster hope to see women's inter-pros expanded from three rounds

Sep 11th 2018, 7:45 AM 2,643 Views 1 Comment

Head coach Ben Armstrong says his players are keen for more inter-provincial fixtures in the future.