Ireland Women (15) 21 TRY: Sene Naoupu, Sophie Spence. CON Niamh Briggs. PEN: Niamh Briggs (3) Wales U20 (3) 3 PEN: Robyn Wilkins Ireland got their defence of the Six Nations Championship off to a winning start with a 21 – 3 defeat of Wales at Donnybrook Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The home sides tries came from Sene … Continue reading RBS6N: Ireland Women 21 Wales Women 3
Teams are up for Saturday’s RBS Six Nations fixture between Ireland Women and Wales Women. The match kicks off at 13:00 on Saturday afternoon at Donnybrook. Ireland Women’s Coach Tom Tierney has begun to stamp his identity on the highly successful Women’s side that pushed Ireland to the semi-finals in the last World Cup and this … Continue reading RBS6N: Ireland and Wales Women’s Teams Announced.
The Ireland Women’s team has been named to play England this Saturday at The Stoop. Kick off 3:00pm. There are six uncapped players in the squad as new coach Tom Tierney starts to dismantle the highly successful side put together by the previous incumbent Philip Doyle and the match itself is a small step in … Continue reading Women: Ireland Team for Autumn International.
The Women’s AIL continues this Sunday with both Ulster based sides taking part in Round 2. Cooke sat out the opening round last weekend and they get their campaign under-way at Shaws Bridge against UL Bohemian on Sunday. Kick off 12:00pm. It’s the beginning of a new era for Cooke, with Grace Davitt “officially” at the … Continue reading Women: Cooke join the party in AIL Week 2.
Ireland Women went one better than their male counterparts last weekend picking up the Six Nations Championship and the Triple Crown with a comprehensive 3 – 73 win against Scotland Women at Broadwood Stadium on Sunday afternoon. The Women made light of the 27 point margin of victory required, after Frances win against England, running … Continue reading RBS Women 6N: Ireland Romp to Championship
Ireland Women kept a Triple Crown and Championship firmly in their sights with a comprehensive 0 – 20 win against their Welsh counterparts in Swansea on Sunday afternoon. Paula Fitzpatrick and Alison Miller both crossed for Ireland, either side of half time, but it was the huge defensive performance from Ireland’s Captain Niamh Briggs and the … Continue reading RBS Women 6N: Ireland keep Triple Crown in sight.
It’s been a solid if unspectacular Six Nations for Ireland Women to date. A strange opening statement given that they have just beaten England, the reigning World Champions, 11 – 8 at Ashbourne RFC on Friday night. However both teams, and frankly the performance, were a far cry from the last meeting six months ago in … Continue reading RBS Women 6N: Ireland Revive Championship Hopes.
Huge amount of stats here on Ireland Women’s World Cup campaign plus all recognised international fixtures since 1993 …