# ireland womens rugby

April 2024
'I said to my family, 'If you don’t come I’m going to be a little bit annoyed''
'Do I think it’s a viable competition? Yes, I do': Ireland head coach on Six Nations future
Ireland suffer huge defeat to England in Women's Six Nations
Champions England rush Ireland for 14 tries to keep Grand Slam on track
It was a chastening defeat for Scott Bemand’s side.
England v Ireland, Women's Six Nations
Catch up on all the action as Scott Bemand’s side continue their championship run in Twickenham.
Half-Time: England 38-3 Ireland
Full-Time: England 88-10 Ireland
'England have got to focus on England... we are trying to close that gap as quickly as we can'
'We knew it was coming and it's finally clicking' - Ireland have arrived at the Six Nations
Reigning champions England loom for Ireland but Six Nations form shows huge growth
'Finally nice to just get a win' - Ireland relieved to end Six Nations losing streak
Five-try Ireland end long wait for Six Nations win after bonus-point heroics in Cork
Aoife Wafer, Eve Higgins, Neve Jones, Katie Corrigan and Béibhinn Parsons all touched down for Scott Bemand’s side.
'She got her head down and worked hard' - Moloney earns bench spot after long-awaited return
Cliodhna Moloney recalled to Ireland Six Nations squad after two-year exile
Ireland determined to sharpen up attack after frustrating loss to Italy
'The group has had a bit of a setback but it's not defining of a Six Nations'
March 2024
Ireland fumble opportunity to ignite Six Nations campaign
Ireland come up short as clinical Italy win at RDS
Ireland's Six Nations hopes boosted by availability of Sevens stars
'The girls have gotten bigger, stronger, faster' - Jones seeing benefits of full-time contracts
'I've seen a massive step up from the first week I was here. I can see the progress'
Sam Monaghan fit to face Italy as Ireland report clean bill of health
'We needed to remember what it felt like to win' - Ireland seek Six Nations redemption
Dorothy Wall says winning the WXV3 was crucial in helping Ireland heal from last year’s Six Nations wooden spoon finish.
Last year
Deirbhile Nic a Bháird misses out on Ireland's WXV3 campaign
'We're looking to improve our performances and we have to own where we are'
Ireland 'showed pride in the jersey' against France side with more advanced professional status
Ireland take 50 point defeat against France in Women's Six Nations
More encouraging Ireland display but France overcome red card to run in nine tries
'You never want to see that' - Ireland rally around Dane after brain haemorrhage
'A talented player with a big ceiling' - Excitement for Ireland's teen debutant
All time
Ireland scorch hosts Japan in sensational nine-try display
IRFU announce first professional contracts for women's 15s players
Former England pair Clara Nielson and Jo Brown named in Ireland squad for Japan tour
Nominees revealed for 2022 Rugby Players Ireland Awards
'I know the Irish people want to see her play, and you will this weekend'
Niamh Briggs appointed Ireland women’s assistant coach ahead of Six Nations
'No tickets have been punched for that plane yet, so everything is to play for'
'Not good enough' - Ex-Ireland international asks why dressing rooms were closed for interpros
Considine: World Cup qualification crucial to help grow women's rugby
Four-try Ireland secure third place in Six Nations and lay down World Cup qualifier marker
Unwanted spotlight on women's rugby during window of opportunity for Ireland
Ireland 'chomping at the bit' to finish on a high after France disappointment