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# new-caps - Saturday 27 February, 2021

'His attitude reminds me of what I read about Wilkinson' - Casey and Baird debut
# New Caps
# New Caps

'His attitude reminds me of what I read about Wilkinson' - Casey and Baird debut

Feb 27th 2021, 5:33 PM 17,184 Views 17 Comments

The 21-year-old pair won their first Ireland caps in the final quarter of the win over Italy.

# new-caps - Monday 2 November, 2020

Where next for Ireland? Autumn Nations Cup a chance to look to the future
# Fresh Faces
# Fresh Faces

Where next for Ireland? Autumn Nations Cup a chance to look to the future

Nov 2nd 2020, 1:01 AM 14,238 Views 16 Comments

Head coach Andy Farrell feels he needs to keep creating more competition for places.

# new-caps - Thursday 1 November, 2018

'Workaholic' Ruddock captains as Schmidt looks for seamless Ireland debuts
# New Caps
# New Caps

'Workaholic' Ruddock captains as Schmidt looks for seamless Ireland debuts

Nov 1st 2018, 9:15 PM 10,036 Views 11 Comments

Will Addison and Ross Byrne are set to win their first caps off the Ireland bench against Italy.

# new-caps - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

5 uncapped players in Australia squad for Ireland Tests
# Team News
# Team News

5 uncapped players in Australia squad for Ireland Tests

May 30th 2018, 11:46 AM 8,455 Views 19 Comments

However, loose forward Pete Samu remains in limbo as he awaits his release from New Zealand Rugby.

# new-caps - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Impressive new caps the positives from Ireland's opening November Test
# Debuts
# Debuts

Impressive new caps the positives from Ireland's opening November Test

Nov 13th 2016, 8:54 PM 7,295 Views 0 Comments

Nicole Fowley, Leah Lyons and Chloe Pearse all impressed on their international bows.

# new-caps - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Opportunities abound, fresh faces, and Ireland's returning big names

Opportunities abound, fresh faces, and Ireland's returning big names

Nov 10th 2016, 1:57 PM 10,108 Views 14 Comments

Joe Schmidt has named an exciting matchday 23 for the clash with Canada.

# new-caps - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Schmidt to watch Pro12 semis closely with South Africa tour looming
# Selection Calls
# Selection Calls

Schmidt to watch Pro12 semis closely with South Africa tour looming

May 19th 2016, 7:16 PM 6,328 Views 19 Comments

The Ireland head coach is set to announce his squad next week before the Pro12 final.

# new-caps - Monday 29 February, 2016

'Swing Low really got rid of the nerves' - Ireland's debutants make impact
# Built For It
# Built For It

'Swing Low really got rid of the nerves' - Ireland's debutants make impact

Feb 29th 2016, 6:00 AM 9,082 Views 7 Comments

Josh van der Flier and Ultan Dillane were proud after making their Test bows.

# new-caps - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Schmidt says Ireland will blood new players in remainder of Six Nations
# Fresh Faces
# Fresh Faces

Schmidt says Ireland will blood new players in remainder of Six Nations

Feb 20th 2016, 12:00 PM 33,768 Views 53 Comments

Stuart McCloskey, Ultan Dillane and Josh van der Flier may be called upon.

# new-caps - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Kilcoyne left out as Joe Schmidt names 34-man Ireland squad
# New Caps
# New Caps

Kilcoyne left out as Joe Schmidt names 34-man Ireland squad

Oct 23rd 2013, 12:27 PM 18,120 Views 111 Comments

There are three uncapped players included for the November internationals against Samoa, Australia and New Zealand.

# new-caps - Sunday 20 October, 2013

New Zealand name McCaw, Carter and Savea in squad to face Ireland
# Read It And Weep
# Read It And Weep

New Zealand name McCaw, Carter and Savea in squad to face Ireland

Oct 20th 2013, 12:06 PM 3,782 Views 3 Comments

All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen has named four new caps in his squad to tour Japan and Europe in November.

# new-caps - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

6 Nations: 4 French-based players and 5 new caps in Welsh squad
# Champions
# Champions

6 Nations: 4 French-based players and 5 new caps in Welsh squad

Jan 15th 2013, 11:55 AM 1,354 Views 0 Comments

Ireland are first up for Wales at the Millennium Stadium.

# new-caps - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

O'Connell still a major doubt as Kidney calls up Connacht lock McCarthy
# West's Awake
# West's Awake

O'Connell still a major doubt as Kidney calls up Connacht lock McCarthy

May 30th 2012, 12:49 PM 352 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland squad to tour New Zealand has been finalised and now includes Chris Henry, Paul Marshall, Mike McCarthy and Ronan Loughney.

# new-caps - Monday 21 May, 2012

Declan Kidney: Our objective is to win the series
# Challenge
# Challenge

Declan Kidney: Our objective is to win the series

May 21st 2012, 12:25 PM 2,605 Views 22 Comments

The Irish coach feels it would be ‘disrespect to the jersey’ not to try for a sweep of Tests against New Zealand.