Jean Kleyn

Ireland reveal why Jean Kleyn was overlooked for Rugby World Cup squad

Forwards coach Paul O'Connell feels the locks Ireland have selected are 'big' enough to justify the exclusion of Munster star Jean Kleyn.

James Lowe

Brutal World Cup draw holds no fear for Ireland, says James Lowe

Ireland wing James Lowe has taken the philosophical approach with regard to their upcoming Rugby World Cup campaign.


O'Brien: Sexton ban will not affect Ireland’s World Cup preparation

Johnny Sexton's three-match ban will not affect the team ahead of their preparations for the World Cup, says Ireland full-back Jimmy O'Brien.

Johnny Sexton

Social media calls out hypocrisy following Johnny Sexton's suspension

Ireland captain Johnny Sexton finally discovered his fate on Sunday after he was handed a three-game suspension by the independent disciplinary commission.


Johnny Sexton faces potential ban which could hamper World Cup preparations

Ireland captain Johnny Sexton could see his World Cup preparations hampered after misconduct complaints were lodged following his behaviour towards match officials in the wake of Leinster's Heineken Champions Cup final defeat by La Rochelle.

Jean Kleyn

Why the Springboks went after Jean Kleyn

Rassie Erasmus has explained the Springboks' reasoning behind selecting former Ireland international Jean Kleyn, despite voting against the change in eligibility laws that allowed it.