Category Archives: Women’s Rugby

Women’s Rugby World Cup Reaction Piece: Fifth Place Semi-Final – Ireland V Australia – Irishrugby.ie – August 24 2017

McLaughlin: Mindset Key For Crunch Clash With Wales Ireland’s game against Australia in the 5th-8th place play-off at the Women’s Rugby World Cup on Tuesday proved to be a bittersweet one for centre Claire McLaughlin. After she watched from the … Continue reading

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Post-Match Reaction: Women’s Rugby World Cup Fifth Place Semi-Final – Ireland V Australia – Paula Fitzpatrick – Irishrugby.ie – August 23 2017

Fitzpatrick: We’ll Throw Everything We Have Into Final Game It was another frustrating day for Ireland at the Women’s Rugby World Cup yesterday, but back row star Paula Fitzpatrick is adamant that the tournament hosts will not be lacking desire … Continue reading

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Post-Match Reaction: Women’s Rugby World Cup Fifth Place Semi-Final – Ireland V Australia – Tom Tierney – Irishrugby.ie – August 23 2017

We’ve Got To Build Ourselves Back Up For Wales – Tierney Following their disappointing 36-24 defeat in yesterday’s WRWC 2017 5th-8th place play-off, Ireland head coach Tom Tierney admitted that they could not get to grips with the attacking threat … Continue reading

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Women’s Rugby World Cup Reaction Piece: Ireland V France – Lindsay Peat – Irishrugby.ie – August 19 2017

Peat Thanks Fans For ‘Amazing’ Support At UCD Lindsay Peat had high praise for the offloading game deployed by France at the UCD Bowl on Thursday night, as Ireland’s quest for Women’s Rugby World Cup glory on home soil came … Continue reading

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Post-Match Reaction: Women’s Rugby World Cup – Ireland V France – Claire Molloy – Irishrugby.ie – August 18 2017

Molloy: Credit To France, They Came At Us With Everything Following Ireland’s 21-5 loss to France on the final night of the WRWC 2017 pool stages, captain Claire Molloy admitted that it was ‘immensely frustrating’ that they were not able … Continue reading

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Post-Match Reaction: Women’s Rugby World Cup – Ireland V France – Tom Tierney – Irishrugby.ie – August 18 2017

Tierney: We Have To Take It On The Chin And Look Forward Tom Tierney admitted that the Ireland dressing room was ‘heartbroken’ in UCD last night after the home side saw their Women’s Rugby World Cup title dreams dashed by … Continue reading

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2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup: 5th Place Play-Off – Ireland V Australia

2017 WOMEN’S RUGBY WORLD CUP: 5TH-8TH PLACE PLAY-OFF IRELAND 24 AUSTRALIA 36 By Daire Walsh There was further disappointment for Ireland at the Women’s Rugby World Cup on Tuesday afternoon, when they were defeated by Australia in a 5th Place … Continue reading

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Women’s Rugby World Cup Pool C: Ireland V France

WOMEN’S RUGBY WORLD CUP POOL C IRELAND 5 FRANCE 21 By Daire Walsh A devastating opening period performance from France was the major difference at the UCD Bowl on Thursday night, as Ireland’s Pool C campaign in the 2017 Women’s … Continue reading

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Post-Match Reaction: Women’s Rugby World Cup – Ireland V Japan – Ireland Back Hannah Tyrrell – Irishrugby.ie – August 14 2017

Tyrrell: We Got The Job Done But There’s A Lot To Work On Despite coming away with a second win at the Women’s Rugby World Cup against Japan yesterday, back-three specialist Hannah Tyrrell acknowledged that Ireland are not quite clicking … Continue reading

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Post-Match Reaction: Women’s Rugby World Cup – Ireland V Japan – Ireland Coach Tom Tierney – August 14 2017

Tierney ‘Mightily Relieved’ As Ireland Set Up Pool Decider With France Ireland Women’s head coach Tom Tierney admitted his side were far from their best against Japan at the UCD Bowl last night, but was still proud of the resilience … Continue reading

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