Hooker Ronan Kelleher crossed for four tries as Ireland powered to an emphatic victory over the USA in Dublin on Saturday.
Ahead of the start of the 2021 mid-year Test window, take a look at all the squads as they are announced.
Head coach Andy Farrell has appointed James Ryan as captain of Ireland’s 37-man squad for their mid-year Tests against Japan and the USA in Dublin in July.
Shimlas and Cheetahs U21 centre Shayne Bolton, who is Irish-qualified, has signed for Connacht Rugby ahead of the 2021-22 season.
Ireland No 8 CJ Stander has hinted that he might not be done playing yet despite announcing that he will be retiring at the end of the season to return to South Africa.
A strong revised programme of men’s Test matches is set to take place in July after all unions and World Rugby agreed on an amended schedule within the existing window.
Following the completion of the final round of Six Nations fixtures, Ireland wing Keith Earls’ score against England was crowned try of the week.
The impact CJ Stander has had on Irish rugby has been immense and his pending exit from the Emerald Isle will leave a gaping void, writes ANDRE-PIERRE CRONJE.
Ireland will be without Johnny Sexton, Conor Murray, James Ryan and Peter O’Mahony for Sunday’s Six Nations clash against France in Dublin.
Look back at the highlights of Wales’ dramatic 21-16 victory over a 14-man Ireland side at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff this past Sunday.