Ireland Womens Rugby

Ireland Squad Named For Crunch Scotland Showdown with Munster women named from the start

By Mark Reilly / September 24, 2021 /

Head Coach Adam Griggs has named his Ireland Match Day 23 for Saturday’s Rugby World Cup 2021 Europe Qualifier showdown against Scotland in Parma (Kick-off 5pm Irish time, live on…

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Griffin and Considine to start for Ireland’s Women in Italy

By John Keogh / February 20, 2019 /

Ciara Griffin will again captain Ireland’s women’s team and is joined by fellow UL Bohs player Eimear Considine in the starting XV that plays Italy this Saturday night. Griffin and…

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Limerick’s Nicole Cronin selected for first Six Nations start for clash with England

By Luke Liddy / March 15, 2018 /

Head coach Adam Griggs has confirmed the Ireland Women’s team to take on England at Ricoh Arena in Coventry on Friday. The selected side for Ireland’s final game of the…

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Munster and Ireland front row Leah Lyons responds to abuse from terraces

By Jack Neville / February 27, 2018 /

Ireland’s Leah Lyons responds to abuse from terraces. Ireland International Leah Lyons has responded to the verbal abuse she suffered while representing her country in their Six Nations win over…

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WATCH – Ireland captain Ciara Griffin on Six Nations launch “it’s all a bit mad”

By Luke Liddy / January 25, 2018 /

Ireland captain Ciara Griffin on Six Nations launch “it’s all a bit mad”. Ireland skipper Ciara Griffin spoke to Irish Rugby TV at yesterday’ busy Six Nations launch in London.…

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New Ireland captain Ciara Griffin coming into Six Nations with high hopes

By Luke Liddy / January 24, 2018 /

Ireland claimed their first win under the leadership of new captain Ciara Griffin with a 27-19 victory over Wales in Caerphilly last Sunday, as they warmed up for the upcoming Six…

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Irelands Women’s Rugby squad announced for Six Nations with seven Munster players included

By Diarmaid Scannell / January 19, 2018 /

Ireland begin their campaign with a warm up game with Wales this Saturday. Ireland Women’s head coach Adam Griggs has named a 25-strong squad for Sunday’s Six Nations warm-up match…

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10 Munster players included in Adam Griggs Women’s Six Nations squad

By Diarmaid Scannell / December 22, 2017 /

This is Griggs first year in charge of the side Ten Munster players including the uncapped Deirbhile Nic A Bhaird of UL Bohemians along with seven of her UL Bohemians team…

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IRFU decline RTÉ’s primetime slot for women’s rugby

By Diarmaid Scannell / November 15, 2017 /

Gavin Comiskey writes in today’s Irish Times that the IRFU declined RTÉ’s offer of prime time slots. For their upcoming Six Nations campaign, the Ireland Women’s Rugby team will have…

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WATCH – Leinster women’s boss Adam Griggs announced as new Ireland Women’s Rugby head coach.

By Luke Liddy / November 10, 2017 /

The IRFU have announced Adam Griggs as Head Coach of the Ireland Women’s team for the 2018 Six Nations. Adam joins the national set-up from Leinster Rugby, where he has…

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