Doomsday? Only if you’re surprised. It wasn’t a disastrous performance, instead a welcome reality check for everyone. I’d hate to say “hate to say I told you so”, but this has been coming. Even despite the defeat to Scotland, this Irish team had an invincibility in the media and among supporter’s conversations. For this week at least, … More How Good Are Joe Schmidt’s Ireland Really?
After Ireland’s ‘shock’ defeat to Scotland in the opening round we analyse why it shouldn’t come as a surprise, what Ireland should change and what could unfold in the Six Nations in the next few weeks. Underrated Scotland Going into the first round no one could predict an Irish defeat, it was all about the Grand … More Shock To The System: What Happens Now?
The selection policies that we think Joe Schmidt should follow for the Guinness Series! Ireland Vs New Zealand, Soldier Field, 5th of November Ireland start with a bang in Chicago on Saturday, in what will be their first crack at the All Blacks this month. The lengthily trek to stateside, compounded by a number of … More Munster Haka Selection: Picking Ireland’s November Series Sides
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New Video Series: Old Vs New The Battle of the Eras. The Weekly Haka present the five part series where we match up two Ireland players against eachother with the Current crop facing the Old Guard in a battle where you decide who wins!
England England will be heavily tested after a poor World Cup and it is yet to be seen if their new coaching staff will improve them or drive then further into the ground. With two extremes in mind, we’ve went with a middle of the pack finish. Star Man: Jonathan Joseph One To Watch: Maro Itoje … More TEAM BY TEAM GUIDE: SIX NATIONS
Our Munster Haka admins are excited about Ireland’s chances at the 2015 Rugby World Cup and why not? We’ve got the best coach in the world, the legendary Paul O’Connell as captain and overall a world class team. Ireland are back to back Six Nations champions, a bit of luck along the way at the … More Ireland’s World Cup Journey
Gethin Jenkins Ross Ford Dan Cole Alun-Wyn Jones Paul O’Connell Peter O’Mahony Chris Robshaw Sergio Parrise Ben Youngs Johnny Sexton Simon Zebo Robbie Henshaw Jonathan Joseph Leigh Halfpenny Stuart Hogg
Munster Haka Selection for the Seniors and Wolfhounds: Injury Notes: Jamie Heaslip (Details to be released today) Sean O’Brien (Shoulder Injury – Could feature) Johnny Sexton (Concussion – returns week two) Chris Henry (Brain Injury – Could be available) Cian Healy: Hamstring Surgery – Could return just in time) Andrew Trimble (Toe ligament damage – … More Six Nations Selection