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#Sevens

# sevens - Saturday 12 June, 2021

Eddy plays down disruptions as Ireland Sevens prepare for crucial Olympic qualifier event
# Sevens
# Sevens

Eddy plays down disruptions as Ireland Sevens prepare for crucial Olympic qualifier event

Sat 8:15 AM 3,400 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland men’s Sevens team have their final shot at Olympic qualification in next weekend.

# sevens - Sunday 23 May, 2021

'When it didn't work out in Leinster, I wasn't sure if it was me being a journeyman'
# Sevens
# Sevens

'When it didn't work out in Leinster, I wasn't sure if it was me being a journeyman'

May 23rd 2021, 10:00 AM 36,533 Views 4 Comments

Gavin Mullin is now part of the Ireland 7s set-up who are targeting Olympics qualification.

# sevens - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Remainder of Ireland's 7s Series cancelled as World Rugby cut circuit short
# Finished
# Finished

Remainder of Ireland's 7s Series cancelled as World Rugby cut circuit short

Jun 30th 2020, 9:45 AM 4,123 Views 5 Comments

Both Irish teams finished 10th, while Jordan Conroy was top try-scorer on the men’s Series.

# sevens - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Sevens speedster Kennedy waiting patiently for another tilt at Tokyo
# Grounded
# Grounded

Sevens speedster Kennedy waiting patiently for another tilt at Tokyo

Jun 20th 2020, 8:30 AM 4,230 Views 1 Comment

Under very different circumstances, this weekend would have been the central focus of Ireland’s Sevens season.

# sevens - Friday 20 March, 2020

World Rugby cancel U20 World Cup, considering alternative to 7s Olympic qualifier
# Rethink
# Rethink

World Rugby cancel U20 World Cup, considering alternative to 7s Olympic qualifier

Mar 20th 2020, 2:47 PM 2,236 Views 1 Comment

The uncertainty surrounding the Olympic Games means that the June repechage tournament for 7s rugby remains under review.

# sevens - Monday 9 March, 2020

Tullamore flyer Conroy the star as Ireland finish 13th at Canada Sevens
# End On A High
# End On A High

Tullamore flyer Conroy the star as Ireland finish 13th at Canada Sevens

Mar 9th 2020, 8:05 AM 7,084 Views 4 Comments

A dramatic finish, but Anthony Eddy’s men left Vancouver on a winning note.

# sevens - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

IRFU opts against hosting Olympic 7s qualifying competition in Ireland
# 7s
# 7s

IRFU opts against hosting Olympic 7s qualifying competition in Ireland

Mar 4th 2020, 3:39 PM 9,170 Views 11 Comments

The union had concerns over the costs of bringing the crucial repechage onto home soil.

# sevens - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Sevens events postponed by World Rugby due to coronavirus fears
# Sevens
# Sevens

Sevens events postponed by World Rugby due to coronavirus fears

Feb 13th 2020, 3:11 PM 3,387 Views 3 Comments

The Hong Kong and Singapore Sevens will now be played in October,

# sevens - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Ulster speedster Sexton included as Eddy names exciting Ireland squads for Dubai Invitational
# Seven Up
# Seven Up

Ulster speedster Sexton included as Eddy names exciting Ireland squads for Dubai Invitational

Dec 3rd 2019, 9:48 AM 9,336 Views 23 Comments

The development sides leave Dublin this morning to link up with those already in Dubai for the World Series.

# sevens - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Squad announced as Ireland 7s prepare for World Series in Dubai
# On The Plane
# On The Plane

Squad announced as Ireland 7s prepare for World Series in Dubai

Nov 28th 2019, 11:31 AM 8,885 Views 9 Comments

The 13-man squad will make their debut as a core team on the HSBC World Rugby Men’s Sevens Series.

# sevens - Monday 4 November, 2019

Ulster flyer Sexton in men's squad as Ireland 7s sides head for Spain
# Elche
# Elche

Ulster flyer Sexton in men's squad as Ireland 7s sides head for Spain

Nov 4th 2019, 3:39 PM 10,068 Views 8 Comments

The countdown to the men’s debut season in the World Series is gathering pace.

# sevens - Saturday 19 October, 2019

'I realised that he never really treated me like a girl or a boy... he completely let me be who I wanted to be'
# A Life In Sport
# A Life In Sport

'I realised that he never really treated me like a girl or a boy... he completely let me be who I wanted to be'

Oct 19th 2019, 7:00 AM 16,754 Views 3 Comments

Ireland star Louise Galvin delves into the positive influence sport – and role models like her late father – have had on her life.

# sevens - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Ireland advance to quarter-finals on opening weekend of World Sevens Series
# Glendale 7s
# Glendale 7s

Ireland advance to quarter-finals on opening weekend of World Sevens Series

Oct 6th 2019, 9:59 AM 5,081 Views 2 Comments

Victory over Brazil assured Stan McDowell’s side of a place in the last eight at the Glendale 7s.

# sevens - Saturday 5 October, 2019

'I don’t think you ever lose the girl that was there on her first day'
# Higher And Higher
# Higher And Higher

'I don’t think you ever lose the girl that was there on her first day'

Oct 5th 2019, 12:30 PM 9,788 Views 0 Comments

Before Ireland Women kick off their 7s World Series campaign, we caught up with Lucy Mulhall to chat about the value of experience, youth and arduous altitude training.

# sevens - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Leinster 19-year-old set for first Sevens World Series trip as Ireland name squad for Colorado
# New Chapter
# New Chapter

Leinster 19-year-old set for first Sevens World Series trip as Ireland name squad for Colorado

Oct 1st 2019, 2:01 PM 5,529 Views 0 Comments

Stan McDowell has confirmed his 13-strong squad for the opening leg of the 2020 World Series.

# sevens - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Ireland's Murphy Crowe named in World Rugby Sevens dream team
# Flyer
# Flyer

Ireland's Murphy Crowe named in World Rugby Sevens dream team

Jun 16th 2019, 11:43 PM 5,456 Views 2 Comments

The 24-year-old also becomes the first northern hemisphere player to win the top try-scorer award.

# sevens - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Conroy untouchable as Ireland beat Scotland to set up quarter-final clash with Fiji
# London 7s
# London 7s

Conroy untouchable as Ireland beat Scotland to set up quarter-final clash with Fiji

May 25th 2019, 6:44 PM 16,707 Views 16 Comments

The Tullamore flyer scored a hat-trick to tip the balance after an even first half.

# sevens - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Ireland return to London 7s with eye on upcoming Olympic qualifier
# World Class
# World Class

Ireland return to London 7s with eye on upcoming Olympic qualifier

May 21st 2019, 11:49 AM 4,178 Views 4 Comments

Uncapped Lansdowne flyer Peter Sullivan and Kerry man Jack Daly will hope to win their first international Sevens caps in Twickenham.

# sevens - Thursday 25 April, 2019

'Ireland hosting a World 7s Series event isn't beyond the realms of possibility'
# Craic Agus Ceol
# Craic Agus Ceol

'Ireland hosting a World 7s Series event isn't beyond the realms of possibility'

Apr 25th 2019, 8:00 PM 8,227 Views 0 Comments

Louise Galvin feels the seven-player code is on the cusp of something big.

# sevens - Sunday 7 April, 2019

'It gives Irish 7s a real boost' - Victorious Ireland react to historic rugby success
# In The Big Time
# In The Big Time

'It gives Irish 7s a real boost' - Victorious Ireland react to historic rugby success

Updated Apr 7th 2019, 1:00 PM 28,846 Views 23 Comments

After last year’s late heartbreak, Ireland’s victory at today’s Hong Kong 7s qualifier secured promotion to the sport’s elite.

# sevens - Friday 5 April, 2019

Ireland left with work to do after Uruguay produce late comeback at Hong Kong 7s
# Day 1
# Day 1

Ireland left with work to do after Uruguay produce late comeback at Hong Kong 7s

Apr 5th 2019, 2:05 PM 6,324 Views 10 Comments

Anthony Eddy’s side need to beat Russia tomorrow to advance to the quarter-finals.

# sevens - Friday 8 March, 2019

'I'm not your normal front row in terms of size': Nic a Bhaird punching above her weight on return to 15s
# Competitor
# Competitor

'I'm not your normal front row in terms of size': Nic a Bhaird punching above her weight on return to 15s

Mar 8th 2019, 1:00 AM 5,853 Views 0 Comments

The Cork woman has represented Ireland on the Sevens stage these past two years, but is enjoying a debut run in the Six Nations.

# sevens - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Ireland shaded by New Zealand, but progress to face Canada in quarter-final clash at Dubai 7s
# Survive And Advance
# Survive And Advance

Ireland shaded by New Zealand, but progress to face Canada in quarter-final clash at Dubai 7s

Nov 29th 2018, 4:26 PM 5,898 Views 3 Comments

The Black Ferns were clinical, scoring two tries either side of half-time to swing the pool decider away from Ireland.

# sevens - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Galvin back from injury as Ireland name squad for Sevens World Series in Dubai
# Sevens
# Sevens

Galvin back from injury as Ireland name squad for Sevens World Series in Dubai

Nov 27th 2018, 12:26 PM 4,412 Views 2 Comments

Ireland have been drawn in Pool A alongside Russia, Kenya and New Zealand.

# sevens - Monday 3 September, 2018

Munster's try-saving tackler Shane Daly the latest Ireland 7s graduate to impress
# Work Rate
# Work Rate

Munster's try-saving tackler Shane Daly the latest Ireland 7s graduate to impress

Sep 3rd 2018, 7:30 PM 12,169 Views 2 Comments

The 21-year-old Cork Con back prevented what looked like a certain Cheetahs try at Thomond Park.

# sevens - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Excellent season for Ireland shows that 7s is very much here to stay
# Success
# Success

Excellent season for Ireland shows that 7s is very much here to stay

Jul 24th 2018, 12:44 PM 6,647 Views 4 Comments

Last weekend’s World Cup in San Fran saw the men’s and women’s teams deliver fine performances.

# sevens - Monday 23 July, 2018

'It's bittersweet' - Disappointing end but best-ever finish for Ireland at 'incredible' World Cup
# Seven Wonders
# Seven Wonders

'It's bittersweet' - Disappointing end but best-ever finish for Ireland at 'incredible' World Cup

Jul 23rd 2018, 9:40 AM 8,692 Views 6 Comments

A hugely successful weekend for Lucy Mulhall and her side Stateside.

Irish men sign off Sevens bid with impressive Challenge final win
# 7 Up
# 7 Up

Irish men sign off Sevens bid with impressive Challenge final win

Jul 23rd 2018, 8:04 AM 25,707 Views 14 Comments

The win over Australia capped a successful campaign.

# sevens - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Conroy returns for Exeter trip as Ireland 7s ramp up to World Cup
# Devon Sent
# Devon Sent

Conroy returns for Exeter trip as Ireland 7s ramp up to World Cup

Jul 5th 2018, 5:44 PM 10,282 Views 3 Comments

A fortnight out from a World Cup in San Francisco, Ireland are bidding to add another title.

# sevens - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

IRFU says dates on offer in Australia 'didn't fit with the women's plan'
# Declined
# Declined

IRFU says dates on offer in Australia 'didn't fit with the women's plan'

Jun 19th 2018, 7:05 AM 6,814 Views 19 Comments

The union turned down an invitation of a three-Test tour Down Under this month.

# sevens - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Disappointment for Ireland 7s as they suffer quarter-final loss to Canada
# Setback
# Setback

Disappointment for Ireland 7s as they suffer quarter-final loss to Canada

Jun 10th 2018, 2:34 PM 10,599 Views 8 Comments

A second-half try by Harry Jones sealed a hard-earned victory for the Canadians.

# sevens - Monday 4 June, 2018

Ireland's achievements at London 7s are the latest step in a laudable rise
# Big Impact
# Big Impact

Ireland's achievements at London 7s are the latest step in a laudable rise

Jun 4th 2018, 3:00 PM 37,386 Views 34 Comments

The journey began back in 2015 but has now moved onto a new level.

# sevens - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

World Cup a primary focus for Ireland men's 7s after Hong Kong heartbreak
# San Fran
# San Fran

World Cup a primary focus for Ireland men's 7s after Hong Kong heartbreak

Apr 10th 2018, 5:08 PM 8,189 Views 12 Comments

The Irish side will have to wait until next season for another shot at qualifying for the World Series.

# sevens - Thursday 22 March, 2018

'It would change the whole Irish rugby pathway' - Men's 7s have World Series shot
# On The Brink
# On The Brink

'It would change the whole Irish rugby pathway' - Men's 7s have World Series shot

Mar 22nd 2018, 7:00 PM 16,866 Views 2 Comments

The Ireland men’s sevens team can secure a place on the World Sevens Series in Hong Kong next month.

# sevens - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Munster's Greg O'Shea named in Ireland squad for Grand Prix series trip to Poland
# Sevens
# Sevens

Munster's Greg O'Shea named in Ireland squad for Grand Prix series trip to Poland

Jun 8th 2017, 11:28 AM 4,737 Views 1 Comment

Anthony Eddy makes one change for this weekend’s tournament.

# sevens - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Connacht club stand-out Conroy included in Ireland 7s training squad
# Call-ups
# Call-ups

Connacht club stand-out Conroy included in Ireland 7s training squad

May 4th 2017, 3:59 PM 6,425 Views 1 Comment

The extended squad also includes Fionn Carr and five of last year’s U20s.

# sevens - Thursday 9 March, 2017

'I'm a contracted sevens player and for me, that was it': Tyrrell on missing out on Six Nations duty
# She's Back
# She's Back

'I'm a contracted sevens player and for me, that was it': Tyrrell on missing out on Six Nations duty

Mar 9th 2017, 6:30 AM 5,453 Views 0 Comments

Following the recent saga, Hannah Tyrrell is back in the fifteens’ side and would rather do her talking on the pitch.

# sevens - Monday 27 February, 2017

'Some of the chat is just ridiculous. It affects the players'
# Biting Back
# Biting Back

'Some of the chat is just ridiculous. It affects the players'

Feb 27th 2017, 6:45 AM 13,079 Views 5 Comments

Ireland Women head coach Tom Tierney wasn’t impressed with discussion around the women’s game.

# sevens - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Sevens star returns as Irish Women make 2 changes
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

Sevens star returns as Irish Women make 2 changes

Feb 9th 2017, 12:31 PM 2,931 Views 0 Comments

Hannah Tyrrell will make her first appearance in this year’s Six Nations against Italy.

# sevens - Friday 2 December, 2016

Miller time as Ireland score four to beat USA and reach Trophy Final at Dubai 7s
# Ali-oop
# Ali-oop

Miller time as Ireland score four to beat USA and reach Trophy Final at Dubai 7s

Dec 2nd 2016, 9:12 AM 5,181 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Eddy’s side will face Spain in this afternoon’s final.

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