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# saxons - Friday 30 January, 2015

4 Wolfhounds who put their hands up for Six Nations selection

Picking out individuals was no easty task, but these men may have increased their Six Nations chances.

O'Brien shows up strongly as Wolfhounds stutter to Saxons defeat

A highly-anticipated encounter ultimately failed to excite as the English side came away with a win.

Schmidt's Wolfhounds XV leaves more Six Nations questions than answers

A number of positions remain unclear for the trip to Rome in two weekends.

Wolfhounds relieved to have 'X-factor' of returning O'Brien on their side

The back row’s Leinster teammates came up with an unkind nickname during the early stages of his injury.

# saxons - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Schmidt challenges Wolfhounds to force his hand for Six Nations opener

Ireland management insist players can put their hands up to face Italy in tomorrow night’s clash with the Saxons.

The return of SOB and more talking points from the Wolfhounds team

Madigan’s audition at 10, Lukey Fitz on the left wing, front row power and a strong Saxons selection.

Open Thread: Who would you like to see get a run with the Wolfhounds tomorrow night?

The team-sheets will be unveiled today for the ‘A’ international in Cork.

# saxons - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Cork will play host to Sam Burgess, Chris Ashton and the England Saxons next week

Several big names in the visitors’ squad to play the Wolfhounds at Musgrave Park.

# saxons - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Rugby technique: Counter-rucking turnovers making a return?

The Ireland Wolfhounds gave us a strong example of how to steal possession without getting hands on the ball.

# saxons - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Ruddock - Wolfhounds 'very much feel part of the Six Nations campaign'

The 23-year-old Leinster flanker is captain for the clash with the England Saxons this evening.

# saxons - Friday 24 January, 2014

3 key battles for the Wolfhounds to address against the Saxons 3kb

3 key battles for the Wolfhounds to address against the Saxons

Joe Schmidt will be a keen spectator as his fringe players take on their English counterparts in Kingsholm.

# saxons - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Potential BOD successors partnered together for Wolfhounds

Robbie Henshaw and Darren Cave have been paired up for the clash with the England Saxons.

Foley: Wolfhounds are 'looking for control' from out-half Madigan

Meanwhile, the head coach says he is excited to see Robin Copeland with ball in hand against the Saxons.

5 players with a lot to gain when the Wolfhounds play this weekend

Ireland’s ‘A’ team to face the Saxons is announced today. Here are the men we think deserve the chance to play their way into the senior side.

# saxons - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Gloucester confirm departure of out-half Freddie Burns at season's end

The gifted playmaker will be leaving Kingsholm, with Leicester heavily rumoured to be his destination.

# saxons - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Foley appointed Ireland Wolfhounds coach

The former number eight will be assisted by Ulster backs coach Neil Doak.

# saxons - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Slideshow: 6 Irish players that made the 'A' grade on Wolfhounds duty Stepping Up This post contains images

Slideshow: 6 Irish players that made the 'A' grade on Wolfhounds duty

Some big names plyed their trade with the A team for years before making the international breakthrough.

Dave has that 'killer' instinct as Penney tips off Lions

The Munster coach feels Warren Gatland would be well served by bringing Kilcoyne to Australia.

# saxons - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Fitzgerald and Henshaw named in Ireland Wolfhounds squad

Ireland coach Declan Kidney has given youth its chance ahead of the Friday night clash in Galway.

Young stars set to be given Wolfhounds chance in Galway

Connacht players such as Robbie Henshaw and Dave McSharry should feature in an enticing line-up.