What is irish rugby?

Answer According to the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) the sport of rugby has deep roots in Ireland's schools and universities. The full-contact game was brought to Ireland by Irish graduates of Englan... Read More »

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How much is an Irish rugby contract?

A contract for an Ireland professional rugby player can vary, depending on skill level. One of the better players, Brian O'Driscoll, earns 350,000 euros a year, the equivalent of about $430,000. An... Read More »

Who led the Irish Republican Army during the Anglo-Irish war?

How did the Irish Republican Army affect Irish History?

The actual Irish Republican Army under Michael Collins waged a campaign against the British which ultimately led to the establishment of the Irish Free State. The IRA later waged a war against the ... Read More »

What are rugby balls made of?

The International Rugby Board requires rugby balls to be constructed from leather or synthetic material. Balls are usually made of a number of materials, including polyurethane, polyester and synth... Read More »