# 6-nations - Tuesday 31 March, 2015
“Rugby’s a great game when it’s played properly,” the former England coach added.
# 6-nations - Sunday 29 March, 2015
As George Hook exits pursued by a bear, we look at his ‘landmark’ documentary.
“Obviously the way sports people are, you like to take responsibility.”
The captain played an integral role as Joe Schmidt’s side secured back-to-back titles last week.
# 6-nations - Wednesday 25 March, 2015
Whiff of Cordite assess the incredible events of last Saturday and reflect on the Six Nations in general.
# 6-nations - Tuesday 24 March, 2015
The duo bowed out as Ireland were crowned champions in thrilling circumstances.
# 6-nations - Monday 23 March, 2015
It’s so difficult, you’ll have to Google the answers.
# 6-nations - Sunday 22 March, 2015
From New Zealand to Wales, we take a look at what they’re saying about Joe Schmidt’s men.
We’ve crunched the numbers and this is the XV we’ve come up with.
The centre has gone form winning Connacht Senior Cups to Six Nations championships in just three years.
# 6-nations - Saturday 21 March, 2015
With Ireland on the brink of another championship Sophie Spence is relishing every minute.
# 6-nations - Friday 20 March, 2015
It’s tight at the top.
# 6-nations - Thursday 19 March, 2015
Jim Telfer believes the Ireland boss is over-rated.
The teams meet in Twickenham on Saturday at 5pm.
# 6-nations - Wednesday 18 March, 2015
The nature of the Wales defeat has led to disproportionate levels of gloom, writes Simon Hick.
New Zealand’s coach says the game is in danger of alienating viewers.
# 6-nations - Tuesday 17 March, 2015
The number 8 is well aware of the dangers posed by upcoming opponents Scotland.
The forwards coach is preparing for a trip to Murrayfield.
Warren Gatland’s men dominated the early aerial exchanges at the Millennium Stadium.
# 6-nations - Monday 16 March, 2015
The 28-year-old full-back insists all thoughts will be on beating their upcoming opponents.
Here’s the reaction across the Irish sea.
The right wing was halted within a metre of the Wales line in the second half.
Eoin Reddan says the Ireland head coach told his players ‘not to dwell on’ their loss.
# 6-nations - Sunday 15 March, 2015
The Ireland captain says ‘it’s up to individuals to lift themselves’ after defeat in Wales.
# 6-nations - Saturday 14 March, 2015
Joe Schmidt said his side have to take responsibility for ‘what happens in our ruck’.
It could have been much worse for Ireland’s Championship hopes.
The centurion and captain bemoaned the early glut of penalties conceded as a crucial part of Ireland’s loss.
The Kiwi lamented the loss of the aerial battle as Wales shaded all the fine margins in Cardiff.
Could Ireland continue their bid for back-to-back titles? We had live updates of all the action at the Millennium Stadium.
Outrageous stuff from the prop.
For entertainment alone, we’ll miss him when he retires.
This is gonna be great.
# 6-nations - Friday 13 March, 2015
The Leinster man admits it has been a frustrating experience watching Ireland defend the Six Nations without him.
# 6-nations - Thursday 12 March, 2015
The head coach has made eight changes to the side which lost at home to Wales.
“They have some very clear and obvious strengths,” says Schmidt. And he doesn’t expect Gatland to change tack.
One of Warren Gatland’s finest hours in charge of Wales involved the switch of the prolific try-scorer away from Bowe.
# 6-nations - Wednesday 11 March, 2015
The hooker says there has been extra bite between packs this week as players try to match the captain’s standards.
# 6-nations - Tuesday 10 March, 2015
Ireland’s new centre partnership will sample the delights of the Millennium Stadium for the first time this weekend.