Irish Women's Rugby Team
Tuesday, 2 March 2010
Fiona Coghlan, Plays as a prop for Leinster and Ireland. Irish captain
Amy Davis - Plays as a winger for Leinster and Ireland
Orla Brennan - Plays in the back row for Leinster and Ireland
The Ireland Women's Team:
. The Ireland Women's Rugby Team have just played their 100th Match against England (Yesterday - England 22-5 Ireland ) - Even though they lost, they became the first team in 2010 to score against England who have been along with France the strongest team over the last decade.
. Last year The Irish side finished third in the 6 nations having secured wins over France, Italy and Scotland.
. On the back of that positioning, Ireland qualified for the Women's World Cup for the first time - http://www.rwcwomens.com
. In this year's 6 nations, the Irish side will play their home games in Ashbourne RFC, Co Meath.
. Ireland have so far played 3 games, Italy, France and England. They have 2 left to play. (The women's 6 nations mirrors the Men's 6 nations weekend fixtures.)