Connacht's Dan McFarland is back at the Sportsground in Galway for his ninth pre-season as coach at the western province. The former prop has recently returned from his stint as head coach of Emerging Ireland whom he guided to the IRB Nations Cup title in Romania.
All three of Emerging Ireland's IRB Nations Cup matches are now available to watch in full on YouTube, courtesy of the Romanian Rugby Federation and TVR 2. Dan McFarland's side beat Russia, Uruguay and defending champions Romania - three teams ranked in the world's top 20.
Ulster were crowned IRFU Under-20 Interprovincial champions for 2014/15 after a 17-12 triumph away to Munster on Friday - their third win of the series. Meanwhile, Connacht and Leinster scored 14 tries in a free-flowing final encounter at the Sportsground.
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The world's top male and female players participated in the inaugural Rugby Athletes' Commission (RAC) meeting on Sunday, kicking off a busy programme of key meetings around the 2014 World Rugby Conference and Exhibition in London.
Ireland internationals Andrew Trimble and Niamh Briggs were the big winners on the night as the annual GUINNESS Rugby Writers of Ireland Awards ceremony took place in the Guinness Storehouse. Check out some photos of the award recipients.
The Ireland Under-18 Schools squad finished as runners-up in the FIRA/AER U-18 European Championship - the fifth time an Irish side has done so since 2007. Check out some photos of their three-match campaign in Poland.
The Ireland Under-18 Schools team will face England in Saturday's FIRA/AER U-18 European Championship final after getting the better of France in wet and windy Plewiska. Check out some action shots from Tuesday's semi-final.
Speaking ahead of Saturday's clash with Australia, Ireland flanker Rhys Ruddock said: "We need to bring the defensive physicality we had against South Africa, as Australia have threats all over the park. We need to be at the top of our game."
As the countdown continues to Ireland's GUINNESS Series showdown with Australia, number 8 Jamie Heaslip talks about the Georgia game and what it will be like to face an 'old friend' in Michael Cheika this Saturday.
Behind the scenes with the Three Tunnel Cam at the Aviva Stadium for the Ireland v South Africa clash in the 2014 GUINNESS Series. Ireland ran out 29-15 winners with Jonathan Sexton winning the man-of-the-match award.