Ireland full-back Rob Kearney was delighted to make a winning start to this season’s RBS 6 Nations but warned sterner challenges lie ahead.
Ireland 28 Scotland 6
Stand-in skipper Jamie Heaslip shrugged off a disallowed try to claim the score that broke Scotland’s resistance in Ireland’s 28-6 RBS 6 Nations victory in Dublin.
Ireland captain and talisman Paul O’Connell has been forced out of this afternoon's RBS 6 Nations opener against Scotland after suffering a chest infection last night.
Peter O’Mahony has warned Ireland that superstardom is no precursor to RBS 6 Nations success.
Ronan O'Gara has said consistency is key for Ireland heading into the start of the RBS 6 Nations this weekend.
Ireland women’s rugby coach Philip Doyle was beaming after his side’s 59 - 0 victory over Scotland last night.
Ireland’s entire pack must shoulder the “unbelievable” burden carried by injured flanker Sean O’Brien, according to boss Joe Schmidt.