Johnny Sexton

Johnny Sexton eager for Ireland to 'make it count' after gutsy win over Springboks

Ireland talisman Johnny Sexton wants his charges to use the momentum from the win over South Africa to go deep into the Rugby World Cup. 

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Andy Farrell hails resilient Ireland after thrilling win over South Africa

Ireland coach Andy Farrell hailed the mental strength of his players following a nail-biting 13-8 win over World Champions South Africa in the Rugby World Cup on Saturday.

Springboks v Ireland - Sep 2023

Springboks rue missed chances as Ireland win titanic struggle in Paris

The Springboks paid the price for failure to take their chances as Andy Farrell's impressive Ireland side emerged 13-8 winners in Paris.


Ireland not taking Boks' replacement hooker Deon Fourie lightly

Ireland forwards coach Paul O'Connell insists the Springboks have an "incredible" replacement for the injured Malcolm Marx in utility forward Deon Fourie.


Springboks promise to leave nothing on the field against top-ranked Ireland

The Springboks are fully embracing and welcoming the challenge of squaring off against a formidable Ireland outfit in Paris on Saturday night.


Skinstad: Bok fans underestimate what Siya Kolisi brings to the team

Former Springbok captain Bobby Skinstad believes that one player in particular will be crucial if they are to overcome the number one ranked side Ireland this weekend.