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#sene naoupu

# sene-naoupu - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Major blow for Ireland as star player Peat ruled out for remainder of Six Nations

An ankle injury has forced 39-year-old prop Lindsay Peat out.

# sene-naoupu - Sunday 23 February, 2020

'We shouldn't alter our game much just because the opposition is the second-best team in the world'

Ireland will take on the defending Six Nations champions England later today.

# sene-naoupu - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

'There's more in us,' says Naoupu after birthday battle

'There's more in us,' says Naoupu after birthday battle

The Ireland cente turned 36 before Ireland beat Scotland, but wasn’t in celebratory mood.

# sene-naoupu - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

'We believe that we're certainly capable' - Naoupu and Ireland hoping to bounce back in huge 2020

The Six Nations is the immediate focus, with crucial World Cup qualifiers also looming.

'Rugby is something that I am so thankful for... but it's about more than just a game'

Sene Naoupu on opening up, being a role model, and her and her husband George’s undying love for Ireland.

# sene-naoupu - Friday 27 December, 2019

Naoupu to captain Leinster Women for Saturday's historic Twickenham trip

Saturday’s game will be the first women’s club game played at the home of English rugby.

# sene-naoupu - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Five-try Leinster overcome Connacht to be crowned Interpros champions again

Second-half tries from Hannah O’Connor and Judy Bobbett saw off a spirited Connacht display.

# sene-naoupu - Thursday 15 August, 2019

'We feel like we belong to something': Leinster driving standards in women's rugby

New boots, rehab packs and additional off-field support all introduced for Ben Armstrong’s squad ahead of the 2019 inter-pros.

# sene-naoupu - Saturday 6 July, 2019

'It was never about me': Naoupu dedicated to promoting positive body image in tandem with sport

The Ireland centre last year spoke about her battle with anorexia, and is eager to help young women steer clear of the pitfalls.

# sene-naoupu - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Ireland trio named in Barbarians squad to face England in historic Twickenham clash

The Baa Baas women’s side face the Red Roses as part of a double-header in London next month.

# sene-naoupu - Monday 29 April, 2019

Team-mates vote James Ryan as Leinster's Player of the Year

Sean Cronin won the fans’ award, while Max Deegan was voted the club’s best young player of the season.

# sene-naoupu - Friday 1 February, 2019

Team culture essential to Ireland star Naopu as second-best team in the world come to town

Adam Griggs’ team begin their Six Nations campaign against England this evening.

# sene-naoupu - Friday 24 August, 2018

Ireland star Naoupu to captain Leinster in upcoming inter-pro series

The 2018 inter-pros get underway next weekend.

# sene-naoupu - Friday 25 August, 2017

Naoupu on the bench as Ireland aim for seventh on final day of World Cup action

Head coach Tom Tierney has made four changes, two enforced by concussion injuries.

# sene-naoupu - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Improvements and another deep dig, but nowhere near enough to cope with ferocious French

Ireland ended the match, and their World Cup chase, lamented another opening half in which they were second best.

Ireland miss out on World Cup semis as France overpower hosts in UCD

Tom Tierney’s side were 21 points down at the break, and had to wait until the last play of the game to register their first score.

# sene-naoupu - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Naoupu and Baxter among exciting Ireland 7s squad chasing World Cup qualification

Anthony Eddy’s squad are in France for the next two weekends, competing on two fronts.

# sene-naoupu - Monday 29 May, 2017

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Huge markers laid down as Ireland beat England and Fiji in 7s

Two impressive results book-ended Ireland’s best world series finish to date.

# sene-naoupu - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

'Vegas 3' return as Ireland head to Wales with Grand Slam dream still alive

Alison Miller, Sene Naoupu and Hannah Tyrrell all return for Saturday’s game.

# sene-naoupu - Thursday 23 February, 2017

'We're not disrespecting the Six Nations': IRFU defend decision to withdraw three key players

Sene Naoupu, Alison Miller and Hannah Tyrrell are flying to Las Vegas with the sevens squad instead of playing against France on Sunday.

Kicked to touch? An open letter from frustrated supporters of women's rugby in Ireland

Frustrating inconsistency is hampering Ireland ahead of home Rugby World Cup.

# sene-naoupu - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

IRFU to pull three key Ireland players from Six Nations to go on 7s duty

Tom Tierney’s side are set to lose Sene Naoupu, Alison Miller and Hannah Tyrrell.

# sene-naoupu - Friday 3 February, 2017

Late, late Murphy try gives Ireland opening night bonus-point win in Scotland

The Ireland centre crashed over from close range to grab a bonus-point win for Tom Tierney’s side.

# sene-naoupu - Thursday 2 February, 2017

From youth to experience: 5 women who will be key to Ireland’s Six Nations chances

Ireland’s Women kick off their campaign away to Scotland on Friday evening.

# sene-naoupu - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Naoupu joins Ireland Women's Sevens squad as Galvin misses Atlanta trip

Anthony Eddy has been able to call on Alison Miller for the World Series legs in Atlanta and Langford.

# sene-naoupu - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

All change for Ireland Women with 12 new faces for Six Nations

New head coach Tom Tierney will look to build on the momentum of last year’s World Cup.

# sene-naoupu - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Connacht rugby star on the meningitis scare that rocked his family

George Naoupu’s sister-in-law had to learn how to walk and speak again after being struck down with the disease.