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#World Rugby U20 Championship

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Monday 17 June, 2019

As it happened: Ireland v England, World Rugby U20 Championship

The demanding schedule doesn’t ease off for Noel McNamara’s men in Argentina. This way for live updates.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Ireland head coach sees room for improvement as focus shifts to 'physical' Australia

Noel McNamara’s side made a positive start to the World Rugby U20 Championship by seeing off England.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Thursday 16 May, 2019

McNamara hails club gems as he backs Ireland U20 to adapt in Argentina

The Grand Slam-winning coach hopes to see another Tullow Tank make his mark in this year’s World Rugby U20 World Championship.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Ireland overpowered by great Georgian side at U20 World Cup

The defeat leaves Ireland, who also lost all three pool matches last summer, facing a possible relegation from the tournament.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Saturday 2 June, 2018

McNamara names five changes as Ireland U20s look to overcome Junior Springboks

Ireland take on South Africa tomorrow looking to get their World Rugby U20 Championship up and running.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

As it happened: Ireland v France, World Rugby U20 Championship

We went minute-by-minute as Noel McNamara’s men began their tough Pool C schedule against the hosts in Perpignan.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

Kelly ready to lead Ireland U20 without the weight of captaincy on his shoulders

The captain for the Six Nations campaign has been nursing an injury in the lead up to this week’s World Championship.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Thursday 23 June, 2016

'We believed' - Ireland U20s' journey to the World Championship final in their words

Nigel Carolan’s players and coaches chart their progress into a first-ever U20 final.

Munster centre Daly destined for academy after World Championship final

The Cork Con midfielder has shone for Nigel Carolan’s side in Manchester.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Analysis: Intelligent Ireland U20s dominant on way to World Championship final

Murray Kinsella examines the brilliant win against Argentina in the semi-final.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Monday 20 June, 2016

Ireland to face England in World Rugby U20 Championship final

The hosts had plenty to spare in their 39-17 semi-final defeat of South Africa.

Argentina boast flair and pace to burn, but Ireland have all the tools to break into U20 final Semi-final This post contains videos

Argentina boast flair and pace to burn, but Ireland have all the tools to break into U20 final

Nigel Carolan’s men meet another side who are getting a taste for history.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Thursday 16 June, 2016

'Never mind top our group, but to win the three games!' - Ireland coach proud of U20s

A semi-final against Argentina is next up for Ireland.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Hail the heroes! U20s become first-ever Irish men's team to beat New Zealand

Nigel Carolan’s men dealt with everything that was throw at them and gave it back to the Baby Blacks.

Gatland calls 18-year-old Giles into Wales' senior squad in New Zealand

Warren Gatland has picked out the pacy wing as one for the future and one for now.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Friday 10 June, 2016

Clonmel man Johnston eager to take on world champions New Zealand

The Ireland U20 out-half made his debut in the stunning 26-25 comeback win over Wales.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Monday 23 May, 2016

Munster playmaker Johnston back as Ireland U20 name World Champs squad

Nigel Carolan is missing some key players through injury.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Friday 19 June, 2015

Five changes for U20s ahead of World Championship finale

Ireland face Scotland in the 7th place playoff

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Friday 5 June, 2015

Ireland U20s look to recover from 'shaky start' with four changes to XV

Nigel Carolan has brought Connacht wing Ciaran Gaffney back in after his ankle injury.

Analysis: Room to improve for Ireland at World U20 Championship

Nigel Carolan’s talented squad were close to a strong performance in testing conditions in Italy.

# world-rugby-u20-championship - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

4 players who stood out during the Ireland U20s' win over Argentina

Sam Arnold, Alex Thompson, Joey Carbery and Jacob Stockdale all looked good.