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# international rugby
Ireland Women left with just one November Test after being 'let down badly'
The 15-a-side team will take on Wales on 10 November in UCD.
# JAPAN 2019
Van der Merwe strikes twice to seal final World Cup place for Canada
The Canucks will face New Zealand and South Africa in Japan.
# tier 1
QUIZ: How well do you remember the international rugby year?
Are you a Tier 1 kind of person… or will you end up kissing your sister.
# Black Magic
Hakas, heroes and hard yards: The international rugby year in 23 pictures
It’s been emotional, 2015, to say the least.
# calling it quits
'It's not the way I would want to finish' - Wales' Adam Jones retires from international rugby
The veteran prop’s last appearance for Wales was the 38-16 defeat by South Africa.
# big future
'Tongan Thor' schoolboy sensation may take up Australian offers
18-year-old Taniela Tupou is in high demand thanks to a viral video of his hat-trick.
# not football
There's a raft of quality international rugby fixtures this weekend
For those suffering from World Cup overdoses, join us in watching as much rugby as possible in the coming days.
# ambitions
New Connacht signing Bundee Aki is forthright in targeting Irish caps
‘Hopefully when the time is right and if I’m playing good footy, I can play for the Ireland international team.’
# best refreshed
'Schmidt doesn't cut any corners, he expects the same from us' -- Best
‘You can see why the Leinster boys speak so highly of him,’ says the Ulster hooker.
# suftum
Good news, Ulster: Manu Tuilagi to miss Heineken Cup opener
The explosive centre has a suspected torn pectoral muscle and will also be missing for England’s November fixtures.