# scrum - Wednesday 27 May, 2015
Munster’s tightheads will be key players on Saturday
# scrum - Wednesday 11 March, 2015
The province have also announced deals for Niall Scannell and Kevin O’Byrne.
# scrum - Friday 13 February, 2015
The Ireland loosehead says France pose a particular physical challenge at scrum time.
# scrum - Wednesday 5 November, 2014
South Africa are in rude health, while Joe Schmidt could conceivably have to make do without his entire first-choice front row.
# scrum - Thursday 2 October, 2014
Nope, us neither.
# scrum - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
Ireland’s scrum coach is happy with the progress made this season, but recognises that more growth is required.
# scrum - Thursday 15 May, 2014
The Kiwi forwards coach believes in Leo Cullen’s ability to replace him at the province next season.
# scrum - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
The province’s Kiwi head coach is confident his forwards can deal with the ‘behemoth’ Toulouse pack this weekend.
# scrum - Friday 21 March, 2014
Using videos and GIFs, we’ve examined some of the elements that went into Joe Schmidt’s men being crowned champions.
# scrum - Thursday 6 March, 2014
The Ireland forwards coach is calling on his pack to finish off the Six Nations with two more powerful performances.
# scrum - Friday 21 February, 2014
He’s more than willing to answer Ireland’s call.
# scrum - Monday 17 February, 2014
The Ulster hooker believes the game’s destiny lies with the 16 men going scrum to scrum on Saturday.
# scrum - Friday 7 February, 2014
The Ireland captain feels that the focus on Wales’ big men obscures the skill they play with.
# scrum - Thursday 6 February, 2014
The influence of referee Wayne Barnes has been highlighted as a key in Saturday’s clash.
# scrum - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
Ireland forwards coach John Plumtree gives a little insight into the theory behind the maul.
# scrum - Tuesday 3 December, 2013
Leinster scrum coach Greg Feek admits that the battle up front in Saturday’s Heineken Cup tie will be demanding.
# scrum - Monday 18 November, 2013
The Ireland prop admits that his team’s scrum and line-out both failed against the Wallabies.
# scrum - Thursday 7 November, 2013
The Leinster prop is excited about taking on Samoan mammoth Census Johnston on Saturday.
# scrum - Friday 6 September, 2013
We can’t put our finger on it though.
# scrum - Tuesday 27 August, 2013
The IRB say the new scrum sequence is purely to benefit player welfare, but will it impact the wider flow of rugby?
# scrum - Thursday 1 August, 2013
Ireland’s new forwards coach expects to have some help with the set-piece.
# scrum - Saturday 23 February, 2013
The defending champions look revived after their victory in France last time out.
# scrum - Saturday 22 December, 2012
The Ulster prop feels the 27-19 win over Leinster proves his side are genuine trophy contenders.
# scrum - Wednesday 21 November, 2012
The Leinster prop proved he was human against South Africa. He will be hoping to lift expectations when he faces Argentina.
# scrum - Monday 29 October, 2012
The Belfast born tight-head hasn’t gone completely unnoticed in the Premiership, but he won’t hold his breath for a Kidney call-up.
# scrum - Thursday 21 June, 2012
The Irish coach and captain fielded your questions as the team for the final Test against the All Blacks was announced.
# scrum - Saturday 16 June, 2012
Rugby League Park in Christchurch was the setting for what could be a punishing affair for the Irish unless they could up their game significantly.
# scrum - Wednesday 13 June, 2012
Get in touch with us to put your most searching queries to captain Brian O’Driscoll and coach Declan Kidney.
# scrum - Monday 4 June, 2012
The tighthead prop’s injured hamstring may prevent him from lining up against New Zealand on Saturday.
# scrum - Sunday 29 April, 2012
# scrum - Saturday 17 March, 2012
Declan Kidney was making no excuses for Ireland’s poor showing against England at Twickenham, and said his side would have lessons to learn.
# scrum - Saturday 17 September, 2011
Gavin Hickie, the Lineout Coach, talks us through his tactical analysis of Ireland’s win over Australia.