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Rugby World 2019: Japan stun Ireland

The last act of this superb test match spoke volumes. Ireland camped on their own line…

RWC 2019 Preview: Ireland wary of Japanese challenge

After Ireland started their Rugby World 2019 campaign with a bonus point try win over Scotland,…

Rugby World Cup 2019: Ireland dominate Scotland

This test match has been highlighted in both Ireland and Scottish Rugby team camps since the…

RWC 2019: Pool Preview Posts

Last week, Hawkeye Sidekick previewed the Rugby World Cup Pools. Here are the blog posts in…

RWC 2019: Hopes, Fears and Predictions

Four years of preparation, the anguish of final squad cuts are in the rear view mirror.…

RWC 2019: Pool D Preview

In the final RWC 2019 pool blog preview series, Hawkeye Sidekick casts his eye on Pool…

RWC 2019: Pool C Preview

In the third part of this Rugby World 2019 preview series; Hawkeye Sidekick casts his eye…

RWC 2019: Pool B Preview

In the second part of this Rugby World 2019 preview series; Hawkeye Sidekick casts his eye…

RWC 2019: Pool A Preview

In this opening preview blog, Hawkeye Sidekick casts his eye on Pool A. The key question…

Ireland Rugby World Cup Squad 2019 Reflections

After three contrasting preseason international friendly performances and endless debate on the player inclusion and omission,…