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Saturday 23 September 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Ireland Women

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Ireland unchanged for pivotal World Cup Qualifier against Scotland
There is one alteration to the bench as Lucy Mulhall comes in for the injured Enya Breen.
Criminology student Higgins solving the challenges of playing 13
The 22-year-old impressed for Ireland against Italy last weekend.
Stacey Flood settling into key out-half role with Ireland Women
The 25-year-old has shown her quality over the course of five caps so far.
Meath's Monaghan eager for another shot after Ireland debut
The second row started playing rugby in Brighton.
'We need to be treated better so we can play better'
Two Ireland internationals have expressed their disappointment about Connacht’s changing facilities.
'This is not lost' - Ireland captain Griffin rallies for huge Italy clash
After defeat to Spain, Ireland face a crucial meeting with the hosts on Sunday.
A miserable couple of days for Irish women's rugby off and on the pitch
Ireland must recover after defeat to Spain at the 2021 World Cup Qualifier tournament.
'We're disappointed we haven't shown up in the first game of this tournament'
Ireland Women head coach Adam Griggs believes his side are much better than they showed against Spain.
Big blow for Ireland Women as sloppy showing sees Spain win
Adam Griggs’ side have had a worrying start to their World Cup qualifying tournament in Italy.
Ireland's Dorothy Wall planning to juggle 7s and 15s commitments
The Tipperary woman has become a starter for Adam Griggs’ 15s team.
Ireland v Italy, Six Nations Championship
Energia Park, Donnybrook, hosted this afternoon’s third/fourth place playoff.
Wales v Ireland, Women's Six Nations
Follow all the action live from Cardiff Arms Park.
A momentous but challenging few years lie ahead for the game
The Six Nations is back this weekend, the World Cup comes next year, then WXV launches in 2023.
7s star Murphy Crowe backed to 'tear it up' in Ireland's Six Nations campaign
The Tipperary woman has been a ruthless try-scorer on the World Sevens Series.
Strong club structure essential for Ireland to make next step up, says Considine
Eimear Considine will wait well over a year between competitive matches for Ireland.
'My dad gave me a good piece of advice at Christmas. He said, 'Just play like a kid.''
Beibhinn Parsons has been named Guinness Rugby Writers of Ireland Women’s Player of The Year.
Griggs confident behind-closed-doors work will stand to Ireland in 2021
We chat to head coach Adam Griggs about a challenging 2020 and the goals that still stand for 2021.
Ireland Women see Six Nations game cancelled, World Cup qualifier postponed
The game against France has now been cancelled but the Qualifiers are set to take place next year.
Dane immersed in rugby and ready for another tough Test run
The Ireland scrum-half hit the ground running despite an eight-month gap between competitive fixtures.
Analysis: 80 seconds that show how good Ireland Women's attack can be
Every single player had a role in Claire Molloy’s try just before half-time against Italy.
Ireland Women trio cleared to return to training after follow-up Covid test
Three players had been self-isolating after one returned an inconclusive result in Covid-19 screening.
Beibhinn Parsons organising her next steps after 'rollercoaster' year of Leaving Cert stress
The 18-year-old was due to skip the second half of the Six Nations, but its postponement means she is back in Ireland’s ranks.
Return of 'world-class' Molloy adds experience to Ireland's exciting young squad
Emerging stars like Beibhinn Parsons and Dorothy Wall showed their promise earlier this year.
Uncertainty for Ireland Women as Rugby Europe suspends games
It’s unclear if the World Cup Qualifying competition in December will be affected.
Major boost for Ireland as former captain Claire Molloy returns from sabbatical
The Wasps back row has returned to the international fold.
'There are certainly other people in the world way worse off than myself'
Sene Naoupu is excited about Ireland Women’s next few months after overcoming a health scare.
Peat and Parsons return as Ireland Women name Six Nations squad
The group will hope to use the remaining fixtures to build towards the December World Cup qualifer.
The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Beibhinn Parsons
The 18-year-old Ballinasloe and Connacht wing is a prolific try-scorer.
Women’s Euro 2021 set to be moved back to 2022
Ireland WNT’s upcoming qualifiers against Germany and Ukraine have also been postponed.
The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Dorothy Wall
The Tipperary woman made an impressive impact for Ireland during the Six Nations.
Peat and Naoupu injured as Ireland Women held to nil by five-try England
Adam Griggs’ side were outclassed and suffered their first defeat of the year.
Analysis: How Ireland Women's attack has driven them to two Six Nations wins
Tougher challenges lie ahead but the early signs have been positive in Donnybrook over the past two weeks.
Hallett 'enjoying every minute' with improving Ireland as World Cup qualification the big goal
New defence coach pleased with progress being made as Wales come as next Six Nations assignment.
Considine return one of three changes for Ireland Women ahead of Wales clash
The Munster fullback is fit to start having missed the opening round defeat of Scotland through injury.
'There's more in us,' says Naoupu after birthday battle
The Ireland cente turned 36 before Ireland beat Scotland, but wasn’t in celebratory mood.
Hard-tackling Caplice thrilled to help Ireland hang tough until Parsons breakaway
The talismanic back row put 21 tackles into a phenomenal defensive effort from Ireland.
Beibhinn Parsons tilts the balance as Ireland grind out win over Scotland
A sizzling start had Ireland in control in the first half, but they were left to hang on.
'Until you go into the trenches you never know'
After increasingly fiery training sessions and a winter’s worth of talk, Lindsay Peat is ready to pour her all into turning Ireland’s form around.
No more excuses for Ireland Women - they need to start getting the results
Captain Ciara Griffin says ‘you can talk as much as you want but actions give you answers.’
Two new faces as Ireland Women cut squad ahead of Six Nations training camp
Claire Keohane and Dorothy Wall will be involved in Wales this weekend.