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# Womens Six Nations

This year
Ireland fall to disappointing Six Nations defeat in Italy
Greg McWilliams’ side remain winless in the championship following a 24-7 loss in Parma.
Ireland fall to disappointing Six Nations defeat in Italy
Greg McWilliams’ side remain winless in the championship following a 24-7 loss in Parma.
Blow for Ireland as Enya Breen to miss rest of Six Nations
Breen suffered a knee injury in the opening round defeat to Wales.
Molly Scuffil-McCabe happy to put vet career on long finger for shot at pro rugby
The 25-year-old was working full-time during last year’s Six Nations but is now contracted with the IRFU.
'There’s definitely huge potential, you just want them to go and fulfil that'
Niamh Briggs and Maeve Óg O’Leary look ahead to a new Six Nations campaign.
8 uncapped players included in 32-strong Ireland squad for Women's Six Nations
Greg McWilliams’ team kick-off their campaign away to Wales on 25 March.
Last year
Bern double helps England beat France to secure Grand Slam
It was England’s 10th successive triumph over their world number three ranked opponents.
Ireland look to end difficult Six Nations campaign on a positive note
The final round of the Women’s Six Nations sees Greg McWilliams’ side host Scotland in Belfast today.
McWilliams' Ireland are a long-term project, but need short-term fixes to stay competitive
Captain Nichola Fryday addressed some of the issues in Ireland’s game after their 40-5 defeat in France on Saturday.
Ireland fall to 35-point defeat against classy French side on difficult day in Toulouse
Ireland will be frustrated with an error-ridden performance at the Stade Ernest-Wallon as they suffered their second defeat of the Women’s Six Nations.
'I wanted to see a green jersey again because I didn’t want it to be the way it finished'
Nicole Cronin has come out the other side of a two-year international exodus to emerge as Ireland’s new out-half.
Ireland look to mix skills with smarts as they brace for major test in France
Greg McWilliams’ side take on an impressive French team in Toulouse today.
McWilliams names unchanged matchday 23 as Ireland gear up for French test
Star winger Beibhinn Parsons is once again named on the bench.
All time
Cardiff offers Ireland an ideal stage to put months of frustration behind them
Today’s Six Nations meeting with Wales is Ireland’s first outing since last October.
Battered Wales are out to prove they can keep pace with Ireland
Last season Wales lost all four of their games in the Six Nations and conceded a total of 166 points.
'We have to get the ball into their hands' - Griggs wants his Ireland team to entertain
The head coach is hoping his squad can reap the benefits of all their time together on the training pitch.
How this year's new-look Women's Six Nations tournament will work
All you need to know ahead of the 2021 Women’s Six Nations.
'Women's rugby is a place where you can be anything you want to be'
Ireland flanker Anna Caplice believes people are finally starting to see the women’s game for what it is.
IRFU issue apology after Wales left with cold showers in Donnybrook
The IRFU have blamed the issue on a problem with the water heater in the Wales changing room.
Doyle back in the mix as Ireland Women's squad named for 2020 Six Nations
Doyle won her last cap for the Ireland Women’s team in 2015.
Garry Ringrose set to return to Ireland's 13 shirt for Scotland clash
Tadhg Furlong and Iain Henderson are fully fit for Saturday’s Six Nations contest.
Tierney continues to ring the changes as Ireland team named for France while trio confirmed in 7s squad
As expected, Sene Naoupu, Alison Miller and Hannah Tyrrell have all switched from the Six Nations squad to the sevens.
Ireland's women lose out to the French in front of 11,158 in Perpignan
The Girls in Green were defeated 18-6 in the Six Nations tonight.
Welcome announcement for Ireland women as IRFU confirm stadium upgrade
Tom Tierney’s side will play at Donnybrook in 2016.
'After 11 years as a player and this is my seventh year as a coach - I'm used to pressure'
Tom Tierney was confident of achieving success with the Ireland women’s team.