• Irish ‘Ready for the World’ launch 2023 bid


    DUBLIN: Government ministers from north and south appeared together as the Irish Rugby Football Union officially launched its candidacy to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup at Lansdowne Road on Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila). Supporting the ‘Ready for the World’ slogan, Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny and Northern Ireland deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness threw their weight behind the bid for the sport’s quadrennial showpiece event which they have yet to host.



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