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How Ciara Griffin's last game for Ireland typified her never-say-die brilliance
The Kerry woman signed off with a sublime two-try performance last month.
Rugby players use government meeting to press for 'genuine cultural change' in IRFU
Four player representatives welcome ‘very positive and constructive’ meeting with government ministers.
Griffin's star turn papers over cracks as Ireland close the book on a difficult year
The Ireland captain scored two tries in a comeback win against Japan, but for large periods the home team struggled at the RDS.
'It was just thinking of everything, what this jersey means' - Griffin
Ciara Griffin made sure her final apperance for Ireland was a memorable one.
New faces can impress against Japan as Griffin and Griggs prepare to bow out
Ireland can make it two wins from two after a difficult couple of weeks off the pitch.
'We’re losing a great friend and a great leader' - Ireland look to send Griffin out on a high
Captain Ciara Griffin is set to play her last Test game for Ireland this weekend.
'I've given my life to this game... it's time to put my family first for a change'
Ireland captain Ciara Griffin will retire from Test rugby this weekend at the age of 27.
Ireland captain Ciara Griffin to retire from international rugby
She is stepping away from the Irish team at the age of 27.
'I'm the proudest person in Ireland... Actions speak louder than words'
Ireland captain Ciara Griffin praised her team for staying united in a tough week.
'We were all disappointed. He apologised in case people took offence to his comments'
Ireland captain Ciara Griffin said the entire squad stands with hooker Cliodhna Moloney.
Ireland captain enjoys try-scoring return in UL Bohs' barnstorming win over title rivals
Ciara Griffin was sprung from the bench as the Limerick side ran out 46-17 winners over Old Belvedere.
Ireland unchanged for pivotal World Cup Qualifier against Scotland
There is one alteration to the bench as Lucy Mulhall comes in for the injured Enya Breen.
'No tickets have been punched for that plane yet, so everything is to play for'
After Ireland’s shock defeat to Spain, captain Ciara Griffin says the squad are determined to give a better account of themselves against Italy.
'This is not lost' - Ireland captain Griffin rallies for huge Italy clash
After defeat to Spain, Ireland face a crucial meeting with the hosts on Sunday.
A miserable couple of days for Irish women's rugby off and on the pitch
Ireland must recover after defeat to Spain at the 2021 World Cup Qualifier tournament.
'You see that stag looking up at you, those three crowns, and you're like, 'Right... This is what I'm protecting''
Munster and Ireland captain Ciara Griffin on getting rid of ‘excuses’ about professionalism and parking friendships ahead of interpro kick-off.
Ireland 'chomping at the bit' to finish on a high after France disappointment
Adam Griggs’ side will face Italy in a third/fourth place playoff on Saturday afternoon.
'We know we've put in a professional effort every week... Our commitment to the jersey isn't amateur'
Ireland captain Ciara Griffin and out-half Stacey Flood reflect on Ireland’s defeat to France.
'We were raring to go' - Ireland set sights on France after dominant win over Wales
Adam Griggs’ side blew Wales away with a blistering first-half display.
A momentous but challenging few years lie ahead for the game
The Six Nations is back this weekend, the World Cup comes next year, then WXV launches in 2023.
7s star Murphy Crowe backed to 'tear it up' in Ireland's Six Nations campaign
The Tipperary woman has been a ruthless try-scorer on the World Sevens Series.
Resuming Six Nations the beginning of a crucial window for Ireland Women
Captain Ciara Griffin insists the efforts made to curb the spread of Covid-19 have been no sacrifice for the squad.
No more excuses for Ireland Women - they need to start getting the results
Captain Ciara Griffin says ‘you can talk as much as you want but actions give you answers.’
'Her family will be very proud' - from Six Nations mascot to Ireland debut for Leinster 19-year-old
Judy Bobbett’s first senior cap was a huge positive for Adam Griggs.
'The big thing for me is to lead by example in terms of a healthy lifestyle'
Ireland women’s captain Ciara Griffin is taking part in this year’s Ring of Kerry.
'We have to be tough on each other because that's how you go forward'
Ireland Women have no games this summer, while the five top nations play each other in July
Dominant UL Bohs seek title number 14 against first-timers Railway
Munster back row Jack O’Donoghue helped the Limerick club while he was out injured.
O'Mahony and Griffin clinch Munster Player of the Year awards as Lenihan is inducted in Hall of Fame
There were 11 awards in total at a special event which took place in the University Concert Hall in Limerick.
Mini-groups, no fear, depth and 'me, we' - Ireland Women look to progress
Captain Ciara Griffin is excited about the emerging players in the squad.
Ireland rugby captain Griffin passionate about using her leadership qualities to help others
The Munster and UL Bohemian flanker is on her way to earning qualifications in health and fitness thanks to the Goodbody Rugby Players Ireland Personal Development Bursary.
Ireland Women come up short against USA as 16-year-old Parsons debuts
Debutant Laura Sheehan and Eimear Considine scored tries for Adam Griggs’ side in Donnybrook.
Ireland Women to face England in second November Test
After declining an invitation to tour Australia in June, the IRFU has confirmed the autumn schedule.
'We've got warning on that and we know the procedure, we know the protocol'
Ireland Women captain Ciara Griffin says movement between the 7s and 15s squads has been flagged in advance.
Munster's Ciara Griffin appointed new Ireland captain
The flanker has 17 caps to her name and is described as a ‘natural leader.’
'Fire in the bellies, ice in the brain': Griffin ready to lead the charge again for Ireland
The Kerry blindside has been a silver lining through victories with ample grey areas.