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Significant numbers watch Women’s Rugby

Last weekend RTE televised the women’s rugby match against France. It was a Saturday night 8pm broadcast. Figures from RTE show that the game had an average of 159,700 viewers across the broadcast with a share of 10.76% of the available audience, it peaked at 173,300 viewers between 21.30 and 21.45. The overall  reach (those […]

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Second Row Spence, Ireland v Italy

Ireland v Italy Going into this fixture we knew it was never going to be easy. With Italy progressing over the past year and qualifying for the World Cup they were a strong challenge for the new look Irish side. With a frantic first 20 minutes it took us a while to settle and get […]

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Niamh Briggs Ruled out of Women’s Rugby World Cup

The Ireland Women’s Management team can confirm that Niamh Briggs has been ruled out of the Women’s Rugby World Cup through injury. The experienced full-back had successfully recovered from the hamstring injury that had ruled her out of the Six Nations but suffered an injury to her Achilles in training. Ireland Women’s Head Coach Tom […]

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