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Dublin: 11°C Tuesday 24 November 2020


# baabaas - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

McFadden set for last hurrah with the Barbarians against England on Sunday

The 34-year-old is set for retirement but will feature this weekend in Twickenham.

# baabaas - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Best to line out at Twickenham for one final match before hanging up the boots

The former Ulster and Ireland captain will play for the Barbarians next month.

# baabaas - Friday 10 November, 2017

Barbarians score emphatic win over Munster in historic first appearance for women's team

The Barbarians crossed over for three tries in Thomond Park.

# baabaas - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Former Ireland captain Coghlan to lead Barbarians in historic clash with Munster

Munster have also named their teams – one for the first half, another for the second – for tomorrow’s match at Thomond Park.

# baabaas - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Gatland's son and an ex-Ireland Schools prop start against the Lions on Saturday

Warren Gatland’s son and a former Ireland Schools prop start in the tour opener.

# baabaas - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Mike Ross and Ian Madigan added to Barbarians squad for England and Ulster clashes

Ireland’s cornerstone is two games from retirement.

# baabaas - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Pienaar set to play for and against Barbarians before Belfast farewell

Pienaar and Piutau have joined Bundee Aki and Thierry Dusautoir in Vern Cotter’s squad.

# baabaas - Friday 28 April, 2017

France great Dusautoir to say final goodbye to rugby at Kingspan Stadium

The Tolouse star will line out for the Barbarians.

# baabaas - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Bundee Aki called up to Barbarians squad to face England and Ulster

The New Zealand native is expected to be capped by Ireland when he qualifies later this year.

# baabaas - Thursday 5 May, 2016

The Barbarians to return to Ireland for Fiji clash at Kingspan Stadium

A highly-entertaining game awaits in Belfast in November.

# baabaas - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Cheika's Barbarians name a sensational backline for clash with Argentina

The pack’s not bad either.

# baabaas - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

It's not all about expansive rugby against Ireland says Leinster-linked Deans

The Kiwi head coach wants his side to ‘take ownership’ of their defence in Limerick.

Shane Jennings captains Barbarians XV containing Pienaar, Gopperth and Rokocoko

Robbie Deans has named four uncapped players to start in Thomond Park, including Jimmy Gopperth and Toulon’s David Smith.

# baabaas - Sunday 24 May, 2015

The Barbarians have a hugely strong squad to face Joe Schmidt's Ireland

Brad Thorn and Ruan Pienaar are in the finalised squad to face Joe Schmidt’s side.

# baabaas - Friday 22 May, 2015

Robbie Deans calls on Leinster trio to face Ireland with Barbarians

Shane Jennings will finish his professional career by playing for the famous invitational side.

# baabaas - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Schmidt may use Barbarians clash to 'broaden' Ireland's playing base

The Kiwi head coach explains the difficulty of picking a squad for the clash in Limerick.

# baabaas - Monday 20 April, 2015

Ian McKinley will play for the Barbarians four years after losing sight in one eye

It has been an incredible journey for the out-half since a freak injury in 2011.

# baabaas - Monday 26 May, 2014

Donncha O'Callaghan will play for the Barbarians against England on Sunday

Ulster’s Roger Wilson is also included in a squad that has the potential to create magic in Twickenham.

# baabaas - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Barbarians name first batch of players to take on Clontarf next week

Mike Ruddock will coach the invitational side in their one-off match against the AIL club on the 23rd of April.

# baabaas - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Barbarians announce star-studded cast for June encounter with England XV

The free-running invitational side have nailed down several big names for their clash at Twickenham.

# baabaas - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Former Munster lock O'Driscoll starts for Barbarians

The ex-Ireland international was a late call-up for this afternoon’s clash with Fiji in Twickenham.

# baabaas - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Barbarians name exciting squad to take on Fiji

There are eight All Blacks included in the invitational side’s latest star-studded group.

# baabaas - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Reaction: Lions pounce, but Farrell caught off-guard in rout

Timely interventions from Paul O’Connell ensured plain-sailing for the Lions on their way to Oz.

The big winners and losers from the Lions' thrashing of the Barbarians

It was BaaBaas to the slaughter in Hong Kong.

# baabaas - Thursday 30 May, 2013

O'Connell named captain with Lions set to roar into action

O’Connell leads a side jam-packed with Welsh Grand Slam winners.

# baabaas - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Laulala, Payne to start for Barbarians with Parisse named captain

Coach Dai Young has made a dozen changes in a bid to topple the Lions.

# baabaas - Thursday 9 May, 2013

Clontarf to host BaaBaas next year to mark battle's 1000th anniversary

This battle will probably have a lot less bloodshed and a lot more off-loading.