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The Difference In Game Time Between Ireland And England’s Top Players Is Startling

The post-mortem into England’s fifth-place finish in this year’s Six Nations is well underway and one of the main reasons which is being discussed is the load being put on some of England’s top stars. With the Lions tour taking place last summer, which extended the 2017/18 season for all those involved, there was concern surrounding the welfare of those players …

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Concern Down In Munster With Very Worrying Injury List

Munster currently lie in second place in Conference A of the Guinness PRO14 and they endured mixed results while their international contingent were away with Ireland for the duration of the Six Nations. Munster recorded two wins against Zebre and the Glasgow Warriors while suffering away defeats to the Cardiff Blues and most recently Edinburgh at the weekend. They take on …

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Ireland Close The Gap On New Zealand At The Top Of The World Rankings

With many Irish supporters waking up this morning perhaps a little worse for wear due to the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, they can at least take some comfort in knowing that Ireland are Grand Slam champions for 2018. The manner in which Ireland won their third Six Nations championship in five years was very impressive – their performances were based …

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Eddie Jones: Ireland Are An “Excellent Team.”

Sean McMahon reporting from Twickenham.  Eddie Jones was clearly dejected in his post-match media duties as he saw his side slump to a third successive defeat and in doing so, handed the Grand Slam to Ireland. Jones will have plenty of time to mull things over and plan ahead over the next few months before his side travel to South …

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Watch: Paddy Wallace Performs Beautiful Dummy On His Way To Opening Ireland Try

We were served up a fine opening try just minutes into tonight’s Ireland Legends vs England Legends game (which is currently live, free & exclusive here on Pundit Arena).  Mustering all his experience playing for Ireland and Ulster during a 14-year career Paddy Wallace was the man to put Ireland ahead. After some fantastic work from Gavin Duffy, Wallace received the …

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Joe Schmidt Gives His Take On Eddie Jones’ Team Selection

Sean McMahon reporting from Carton House. Joe Schmidt spoke to a packed room of media this afternoon as he named his Ireland team to take on England at Twickenham on Saturday. It was no surprise that the room was as full as we have seen during this Six Nations, considering Ireland are on the verge of securing just their third …

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