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From The42 Injury worries and mixed forecasts as Schmidt's Ireland eye up Scots Looming

Injury worries and mixed forecasts as Schmidt's Ireland eye up Scots

The Ireland forwards are set to be key with rain expected in Yokohama.

From The42 'It was all worth it in the end. If I was still in Wales, who knows?'

'It was all worth it in the end. If I was still in Wales, who knows?'

Tadhg Beirne provides an impactful option for Ireland in the second row and back row.

From The42 Ireland hopeful Kearney will overcome calf issue to face Scotland Doubt

Ireland hopeful Kearney will overcome calf issue to face Scotland

The 33-year-old reported tightness in his calf during yesterday’s training session in Chiba.

From The42 'We are absolutely elated' - Three wins from three sees Ireland U17s ease into Euro Elite Round Coygig

'We are absolutely elated' - Three wins from three sees Ireland U17s ease into Euro Elite Round

21 goals scored and none conceded as James Scott’s young guns finished top of their group.

From The42 Rob Kearney emerges as a doubt in latest Ireland injury concern RWC2019

Rob Kearney emerges as a doubt in latest Ireland injury concern

The 33-year-old could miss the World Cup opener against Scotland this weekend.

From The42 Ellen Keane's bronze medal continues fantastic few days for Ireland at World Championships Feat

Ellen Keane's bronze medal continues fantastic few days for Ireland at World Championships

Nicole Turner also claimed a bronze amid a remarkable finish in the 50m Butterfly S6 on Saturday.

From The42 'Felix has contributed a lot in a short space of time' - Boks impressed with Jones Rugby Nerd

'Felix has contributed a lot in a short space of time' - Boks impressed with Jones

The former Munster attack coach linked up with Rassie Erasmus’ men just before the World Cup.

From The42 Henshaw staying in Japan with Ireland after 'reasonably positive' scan results Update

Henshaw staying in Japan with Ireland after 'reasonably positive' scan results

Ireland will continue to assess the Athlone man’s hamstring injury.

From The42 'People have their own opinions' - Aki proud to represent Ireland at the World Cup Green Jersey

'People have their own opinions' - Aki proud to represent Ireland at the World Cup

The Connacht man says he has been embraced by the Irish rugby public since moving to Galway in 2014.

From TheJournal.ie Quiz: How well do you know the films that were made in Ireland? Perfect Setting

Quiz: How well do you know the films that were made in Ireland?

The filming of the follow up to the Jurassic World film was a well-kept secret ahead of its premiere tomorrow.

From The42 'We're fortunate to have quality in that position' - Ireland confident in midfield options Centres

'We're fortunate to have quality in that position' - Ireland confident in midfield options

Garry Ringrose, Bundee Aki, and Chris Farrell are in contention for the Scotland game.

From The42 'Five is very special' - Schmidt's squad catch up on All-Ireland final in Japan Dubs

'Five is very special' - Schmidt's squad catch up on All-Ireland final in Japan

Joe Schmidt’s squad watched the game first thing this morning in their team room.

From TheJournal.ie 'There were a lot of geological arguments': Maeve Higgins and Will Forte on making the Irish supernatural comedy Extra Ordinary Cinema

'There were a lot of geological arguments': Maeve Higgins and Will Forte on making the Irish supernatural comedy Extra Ordinary

Comedian Maeve Higgins plays a driving instructor who has supernatural powers.

From The42 How experienced are Ireland compared to the other World Cup contenders? Caps

How experienced are Ireland compared to the other World Cup contenders?

We’ve tallied up the caps and average ages of the leading nations involved in Japan.

From The42 'We'll probably stay in Ireland for some time. We've become pretty settled there' Future

'We'll probably stay in Ireland for some time. We've become pretty settled there'

Ireland boss Joe Schmidt and his squad are settling in well in Japan.

From The42 Ireland 'hopeful' on Henshaw but Addison pulled for Ulster as precaution Update

Ireland 'hopeful' on Henshaw but Addison pulled for Ulster as precaution

The Leinster man suffered a hamstring injury in training and is due to undergo a scan in Japan today.

From The42 Robbie Henshaw emerges as major doubt for Ireland's World Cup opener Setback

Robbie Henshaw emerges as major doubt for Ireland's World Cup opener

The Leinster centre is understood to have sustained a hamstring injury in training.

From The42 'I can’t be telling you Irish too much!' - All Black 'pioneers' aim to go three-in-a-row Favourites

'I can’t be telling you Irish too much!' - All Black 'pioneers' aim to go three-in-a-row

Steve Hansen said Ireland are World Cup favourites after going number one in the rankings.

From The42 'What happens to a team under pressure? The Irish have got better at that' Cohesion

'What happens to a team under pressure? The Irish have got better at that'

Ben Darwin of GAIN LINE Analytics says Irish rugby has been getting plenty right.

From The42 Joy of six as Ireland's young guns progress to Euro Elite Round qualifiers in style 17 Again This post contains videos

Joy of six as Ireland's young guns progress to Euro Elite Round qualifiers in style

James Scott’s U17 women advanced with a game in hand, and face Greece in a top-of-the-table clash next.

From The42 Big in Japan: Ireland get warm welcome as Sexton hones in on Scotland Konnichiwa

Big in Japan: Ireland get warm welcome as Sexton hones in on Scotland

Joe Schmidt’s men were officially welcomed to the Rugby World Cup today.

From The42 'I thought the dream had gone' - Farrell earns World Cup spot with Ireland Midfield

'I thought the dream had gone' - Farrell earns World Cup spot with Ireland

The Munster midfielder will be competing with Garry Ringrose, Bundee Aki and Robbie Henshaw in Japan.

From The42 Have Ireland built better depth? Comparing the 2019 RWC squad to 2015 Depth Chart

Have Ireland built better depth? Comparing the 2019 RWC squad to 2015

We’ve broken down Joe Schmidt’s squad position-by-position.

From The42 'Sheasy could play anywhere. He could be centre back, right back, holding midfield, in goals too' Mr Versatile

'Sheasy could play anywhere. He could be centre back, right back, holding midfield, in goals too'

Wes Brown recalls fond memories playing with John O’Shea at Man United and Sunderland.

From The42 Confidence, cool heads and delegation key as Best leads Ireland in Japan Leadership

Confidence, cool heads and delegation key as Best leads Ireland in Japan

The Ireland skipper will be sure to rely on his vice-captains to push the team to their limit.

From TheJournal.ie Irish cancer survival rates jump among wealthy nations - but ovarian cancer remains a concern Diagnosis

Irish cancer survival rates jump among wealthy nations - but ovarian cancer remains a concern

The results of a major study of 3.9 million cases of cancer across seven counties were published today.

From The42 'To question someone like Johnny, how outspoken he's been on mental health, I just think it's poor form' Roy Keane

'To question someone like Johnny, how outspoken he's been on mental health, I just think it's poor form'

Shane Supple has spoken up on behalf of former Ipswich Town team-mate Jonathan Walters.

From The42 'There was loads of tears. You hear the crowd and think: Jesus Christ, I'm actually in this situation' Debutant

'There was loads of tears. You hear the crowd and think: Jesus Christ, I'm actually in this situation'

Jack Byrne reflects on making his first senior international appearance for Ireland last night.

From The42 'Stephen has some crazy friends from Cork, but he's a good lad. Very family-orientated' Stephen Ireland

'Stephen has some crazy friends from Cork, but he's a good lad. Very family-orientated'

Emile Heskey has spoken warmly about his former team-mate at Aston Villa Stephen Ireland.

From The42 As it happened: Ireland v Bulgaria, International friendly Liveblog This post contains a poll

As it happened: Ireland v Bulgaria, International friendly

We went minute-by-minute as Mick McCarthy’s men welcomed Bulgaria to the Aviva Stadium.

From The42 Barry's tea bags shipped to Japan but POM keen to sample local culture Home Comforts

Barry's tea bags shipped to Japan but POM keen to sample local culture

The Ireland flanker is determined to enjoy the experience of being on tour with Ireland.

From The42 'Those sorts of things, they give the other players real confidence' Cheese

'Those sorts of things, they give the other players real confidence'

James Ryan delivered yet another outstanding performance in Ireland’s win over Wales.

From The42 10 seconds that show why Rob Kearney is so important to Schmidt's Ireland Analysis

10 seconds that show why Rob Kearney is so important to Schmidt's Ireland

The 33-year-old fullback looks to be in excellent physical condition ahead of the World Cup.

From The42 Best performance of 2019 will send Ireland to Japan in good spirits Upward Curve

Best performance of 2019 will send Ireland to Japan in good spirits

Joe Schmidt’s men were much more convincing in their 19-10 win over Wales on Saturday.

From The42 'I have got a bit of a lashing from people outside' - CJ Stander steps up Response

'I have got a bit of a lashing from people outside' - CJ Stander steps up

The Ireland back row was busy after moving to blindside flanker against Wales.

From The42 Aki and Henshaw make impact as Ireland's midfield competition heats up Centres

Aki and Henshaw make impact as Ireland's midfield competition heats up

Joe Schmidt has strong options, with Garry Ringrose and Chris Farrell also in his World Cup squad.

From The42 Player ratings as Ireland steady themselves to beat Wales in RWC warm-up On Your Marks!

Player ratings as Ireland steady themselves to beat Wales in RWC warm-up

Tries from Rob Kearney, James Ryan and Tadhg Furlong helped Ireland win again on the road to the World Cup

From The42 Ireland head to Japan on top of the world after convincing win over Wales ENCOURAGING

Ireland head to Japan on top of the world after convincing win over Wales

Joe Schmidt and Rory Best signed off at the Aviva Stadium with an encouraging victory.

From The42 As it happened: Ireland v Wales, World Cup warm-up Liveblog This post contains a poll

As it happened: Ireland v Wales, World Cup warm-up

We were live from the Aviva Stadium as Joe Schmidt’s side finalised their preparations for Japan.

From The42 Jon Walters: 'I've never been a person to hold grudges. There's plenty of things I could say' Response

Jon Walters: 'I've never been a person to hold grudges. There's plenty of things I could say'

Walters has responded to comments made by Roy Keane this week.

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