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#Gordon D'Arcy

# gordon-darcy - Monday 18 June, 2012

Dan Tuohy: Ireland will go out with all guns blazing against the All Blacks

The Ulster lock believes Chris Henry, his provincial colleague, would ‘do the job’ if he is selected to replace Jamie Heaslip in the back row.

# gordon-darcy - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Heaslip and D'Arcy ruled out of final Test against the All Blacks

The Leinster duo are returning to Ireland after sustaining a fractured finger and calf strain in Saturday’s narrow loss to New Zealand.

# gordon-darcy - Saturday 16 June, 2012

Match report: Carter saves the day for All Blacks, leaves Irish on the edge of glory

That elusive win over the world champions was within grasp but Ireland couldn’t get over the line once again.

# gordon-darcy - Friday 15 June, 2012

Preview: 'Controlled abandon' the latest plot to overthrow mighty All Blacks

No more dice rolling for Irish coach Declan Kidney but most supporters would not be averse to a game of stuck in the mud against New Zealand.

Summer Tour Diary: Restart for Christchurch as Ireland talk up second chances

A tour of the earthquake-hit city puts things into perspective for Kevin McLaughlin and his teammates ahead of All Blacks battle.

# gordon-darcy - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Damage limitation best Ireland can hope for after latest Kidney selection

Ireland have taken two steps back before this weekend’s meeting with the All Blacks, say the boys over at Whiff of Cordite.

Ireland's Call - Part Two: You asked, O'Driscoll and Kidney answered

Your questions packed a punch this week but Brian and Declan did not shirk the challenge. Kevin McLaughlin had something to say too.

Allez les Bleus: Declan Kidney starts 10 Leinster players for All Blacks test

The Irish coach has turned to the Heineken Cup winners to make up the core of his side ahead of Saturday’s match in Christchurch.

# gordon-darcy - Monday 28 May, 2012

Plight of Keith Earls: The man who would be BO'D is now playing back-up to Kearney

The Munster winger was identified as O’Driscoll’s heir apparent but is being shunted around the Irish backline.

# gordon-darcy - Monday 30 April, 2012

Feelin' blue: D'Arcy commits his future to Leinster

D’Arcy, Isa Nacewa and Heinke van der Merwe were among 18 extensions announced by Leinster this morning.

# gordon-darcy - Sunday 29 April, 2012

Player ratings: We mark the Leinster players out of 10

It came down to a TMO and an amazing rearguard action but the Blues held on to set up a final with Ulster.

# gordon-darcy - Monday 16 April, 2012

Leinster troops fit for Ulster derby

Gordon D’Arcy, Eoin O’Malley and Jamie Hagan are all fit for selection ahead of Leinster’s trip to Ravenhill on Friday evening.

# gordon-darcy - Friday 13 April, 2012

Cheers to that: Springboks and Pumas to tackle Ireland in Guinness Series

Aviva matches confirmed against Argentina and South Africa and a day at the Park for Wolfhounds

# gordon-darcy - Saturday 7 April, 2012

As it happened: Leinster v Cardiff, Heineken Cup

A semi-final against Clermont or Saracens in Twickenham awaited the winners of this crucial knock-out clash.

# gordon-darcy - Friday 10 February, 2012

Six Nations: three key battles in Paris

Here are three little skirmishes (amongst many others) that Ireland must win to keep any hopes of silverware alive.

# gordon-darcy - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Five issues Declan Kidney must address ahead of the France game

The out-half position, the back row dilemma and Ireland’s poor record in Paris are among the problems the coach must confront ahead of Saturday’s encounter.

# gordon-darcy - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

No fear: little unknown territory remains for D'Arcy

We sat down with the Leinster and Ireland centre and talked about his one outstanding goal, the rugby year ahead and, yes, replacing Brian O’Driscoll.

Change up: Ireland to roll out new style of play for Six Nations

Ireland will keep the ball in hand more as they seek to forge a single clear Irish rugby identity.

# gordon-darcy - Monday 23 January, 2012

A dish served cold: D'Arcy targets 'revenge' against Wales

The veteran Irish centre said ‘We wouldn’t be human if we didn’t say it hurt and we wanted to right a wrong’

# gordon-darcy - Sunday 8 January, 2012

D'Arcy and Sexton to undergo tests, Leamy to miss 6N campaign

There was good and bad news for Ireland on the injury front on Sunday, with the Leinster duo set to feature next weekend.

# gordon-darcy - Sunday 13 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge In photos: Gordon D'Arcy kicks off festive feeling by lighting Dublin for Christmas Christmas This post contains images

In photos: Gordon D'Arcy kicks off festive feeling by lighting Dublin for Christmas

Snow queens towered above the crowds waiting for the Henry Street Christmas lights to be lit by the Irish rugby star.

# gordon-darcy - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Leinster v Munster: Big guns return for another provincial epic

Eighteen of Ireland’s 30-man World Cup squad are set to start tomorrow’s “Fever in the Aviva” Pro12 showdown.

# gordon-darcy - Friday 21 October, 2011

Named and shamed: the flops XV of the Rugby World Cup

You’ve already seen the best, now here is a team of the worst individual performers of the 2011 Rugby World Cup.

# gordon-darcy - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

In pictures: Ireland's World Cup squad return home Homecoming This post contains images

In pictures: Ireland's World Cup squad return home

Declan Kidney’s men were met by a crowd of fans as they disembarked at Dublin Airport.

# gordon-darcy - Monday 10 October, 2011

Generation Next: Ireland's rugby retirements

With a handful of Ireland’s Golden Generation having now slipped the wrong side of 30, how many have the appetite for another year of competitive international rugby?

# gordon-darcy - Thursday 22 September, 2011

Fringe players prepare for Russian mission

Paul O’Connell, Gordon D’Arcy and Tommy Bowe are all likely to sit out Sunday’s Pool C game with injury.

The Morning Score: Thursday Early Doors This post contains videos

The Morning Score: Thursday

All the information you need to know before your first cup of coffee.

# gordon-darcy - Monday 19 September, 2011

Sports stars renew their support for Gaza flotilla MV Saoirse This post contains videos

Sports stars renew their support for Gaza flotilla

Eoin Kelly and Jerry Flannery among the stars lending their voice to the MV Saoirse’s forthcoming expedition.

The Morning Score: Monday

Dublin celebrates, Fergie sets his hairdryer to stun and a teenager makes some cash-money: all the sports news you need to know this morning.

# gordon-darcy - Thursday 15 September, 2011

FAQ: How good is Aussie out-half Quade Cooper?

Ahead of Saturday’s game, it seems that everybody has an opinion on the Wallabies’ talented 10. What’s yours?

# gordon-darcy - Friday 9 September, 2011

Murray a surprise feature in Ireland's World Cup opener

Conor Murray gets the nod over Eoin Reddan at scrum-half, as Declan Kidney names his starting fifteen to face the US on Sunday.

# gordon-darcy - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Healy ruled out of America clash

Gordon D’Arcy, Rob Kearney and Sean O’Brien are all fit for selection against the US Eagles on Sunday.

# gordon-darcy - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Donal Lenihan fixes Ireland's date with destiny

We sat down with the player-turned-coach-turned-pundit to discuss everything from the national side’s must-win game with Australia to the source of Lièvremont’s madness.

# gordon-darcy - Monday 5 September, 2011

Delayed arrivals: D'Arcy and Healy join team-mates in New Zealand

Leinster duo jet in to complete Declan Kidney’s squad ahead of this weekend’s big kick-off.

# gordon-darcy - Friday 2 September, 2011

The Morning Score: Friday

I hope you’ve had your Weetabix, because there’s a massive weekend of sport in store.

# gordon-darcy - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Fresh injury sees D'Arcy stay behind

A calf strain has forced centre Gordon D’Arcy to postpone his flight to New Zealand for at least 48 hours.

# gordon-darcy - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

O'Driscoll to miss two warm-up matches, as Irish injuries pile up

D’Arcy and Ferris are also doubtful for all four of the World Cup warm-up games.

# gordon-darcy - Friday 24 June, 2011

From Nobel laureate appeals for safe passage for Gaza flotilla Gaza

Nobel laureate appeals for safe passage for Gaza flotilla

Mairead Corrigan Maguire, who was on the first flotilla last year, urges Israel not to pursue violence.

# gordon-darcy - Friday 17 June, 2011

Holidays are over, lads - Kidney names side for summer training camps

Next stop New Zealand as Ireland’s rugby stars gear up for September’s trip to the southern hemisphere.

# gordon-darcy - Friday 27 May, 2011

Munster and Leinster name starting XVs for Magners League showdown Final Countdown

Munster and Leinster name starting XVs for Magners League showdown

Danny Barnes starts at outside centre as McGahan names unchanged side.