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#Ireland 2023

# ireland-2023 - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Ireland 2023 team vow to continue campaigning despite being ranked third in hosting suitability

‘Our team will compete to the final whistle,” says Dick Spring, chairman of the Ireland 2023 oversight committee.

Blow for Ireland as report recommends South Africa for 2023 Rugby World Cup

The Springboks look set to be on home turf for a World Cup for the first time since 1995, but a vote on 15 November will determine the final outcome.

# ireland-2023 - Sunday 1 October, 2017

From A huge majority of Irish people are in favour of Ireland's bid for the Rugby World Cup Shoulder To Shoulder

# ireland-2023 - Monday 25 September, 2017

From Theresa May has backed Ireland's bid to host the Rugby World Cup Ireland 2023

Theresa May has backed Ireland's bid to host the Rugby World Cup

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar met with the British Prime Minister in London today, following Ireland’s presentation to host the RWC 2023.

# ireland-2023 - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Signed, sealed, delivered: Ireland's RWC 2023 bid brought to World Rugby with no shortage of fanfare

Bids from South Africa and France were also handed over. We don’t want them to win.

# ireland-2023 - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'This place is special': Lam open to return to Ireland, maybe even at the 2023 World Cup

The Samoan thinks the 2023 tournament will definitely be here.

# ireland-2023 - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

All-Ireland final must move if Croke Park hosts opening match of 2023 RWC

Who’s up for a couple of August GAA deciders?

# ireland-2023 - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

IRFU hope to keep World Cup prices down with terraces and €15 tickets

IRFU chief Philip Browne wants to avoid temporary seating if Ireland win the right to host the 2023 tournament.

# ireland-2023 - Thursday 10 November, 2016

World Rugby expects 'no obstacle' from South African government on RWC 2023 bid

The South African government had promised to ban the SARU from hosting the tournament, which Ireland are also vying for.

# ireland-2023 - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

IRFU confident of exceeding expected criteria for 2023 Rugby World Cup

World Rugby today announced seven key criteria it will use to select a host.

# ireland-2023 - Friday 1 January, 2016

Why Ireland can convert 2023 World Cup bid into a roaring success

Clever approach has put the tournament within reach for the IRFU.

# ireland-2023 - Thursday 14 May, 2015

BOD on board as ambassador for Ireland's 2023 World Cup bid

Former Tánaiste and Ireland international Dick Spring will chair the board overseeing the bid.

# ireland-2023 - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

South Africa are now an official rival for Ireland in 2023 World Cup bid

The SARU are hoping persistence pays off as they enter the bidding for the fourth straight tournament.

# ireland-2023 - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Here are the 12 venues Japan will use to host the 2019 Rugby World Cup

How would Ireland match up if the 2023 bid was successful?

# ireland-2023 - Thursday 4 December, 2014

IRFU set to unveil All-Ireland Rugby World Cup bid

The 2023 bid is set to be unveiled tomorrow morning.