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#world cup 2015

# world-cup-2015 - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Schmidt's Ireland train in the RDS with fullback Kearney on fringes

Harrison Brewer, Josh van der Flier and Dave McSharry were part of Ireland’s session.

# world-cup-2015 - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Here's the Argentina squad Ireland could face in the World Cup quarters

Joe Schmidt’s men may well face the Pumas in the quarter-finals.

# world-cup-2015 - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Ireland look to Zebo's 'X-factor' at fullback as Cotter's Scots visit Dublin

Ireland look to Zebo's 'X-factor' at fullback as Cotter's Scots visit Dublin

Opportunity knocks for Ian Madigan at out-half, while Gordon D’Arcy is at 12.

# world-cup-2015 - Friday 1 May, 2015

Gordon D'Arcy: No guff, no nonsense man with plenty of solidity still to offer Ireland

When he broke on the scene he provided Ireland with a touch of magic, but he became even more important than that.

# world-cup-2015 - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

After another 6 Nations success, who would you like to see in Ireland's World Cup squad?

With the champions’ squad already stocked with in-form players, Joe Schmidt has some tough calls to name a 31-man squad.

# world-cup-2015 - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Everyone relax, Joe Schmidt won't be leaving for the All Blacks until at least 2017

Current coach Steve Hansen has signed a two-year extension with New Zealand.

# world-cup-2015 - Saturday 21 June, 2014

All Blacks a far stronger outfit than 2011's World Cup winners

New Zealand are on course to break the world record for consecutive Test match victories.

# world-cup-2015 - Sunday 23 June, 2013

McCaw returning to All Black duty, but Cane set to retain 7 shirt

“If we’re going to consider Sam Cane’s growth,” says Steve Hansen, “It’s no good giving him three Tests and then parking him up.”

# world-cup-2015 - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Hansen tasked with retaining World Cup in 2015, opens door to Sonny Bill

In other news, Paddy Wallace has yet to decide his 2015 holiday plans.

# world-cup-2015 - Friday 9 November, 2012

Fiji's Josh Matavesi: Racing Metro paid me to skip World Cup

Munster coach Simon Mannix also revealed that “a cheque” was handed over to Fijians who turned down international call-ups.

# world-cup-2015 - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Admin: Gosper appointed rugby's CEO IRB

Admin: Gosper appointed rugby's CEO

The Australian will take the top job in the IRB and oversee the game through World Cup 2015 and its Olympic debut in 2016.