The IRFU, Paddy Power and a whole lot of cash

How the IRFU use a bookmaker to mitigate the financial risk of winning the Rugby World Cup. For the Irish Times.

European Champions Cup Round 6 Preview

A preview of round 6 of the European Champions Cup for Paddy Power

European Cup Round 4 Preview

Leinster at home to Harlequins and Munster travel to Clermont. A column for Paddy Power.

England to break South African hoodoo?

Pat Lambie trains for South Africa. Credit: David Rogers / Getty Images Sport.
A look ahead to England v South Africa and Ireland v Georgia for the Paddy Power blog.

The 2014 Autumn Internationals – France for a clean sweep?

Ireland +6 vs South Africa, England +8 vs New Zealand. It could be a tough weekend for the Northern Hemisphere.

It’s Do or Die for Last Week’s Losers

Calum Clark & Northampton. Martin Bureau / AFP, Getty Images.
Champions Cup (sponsored by Heineken) Week 2 preview for Paddy Power

Heineken Cup Final preview

A preview of the last Heineken Cup final for Paddy Power

Heineken Cup Quarter Final Preview

A betting preview for Paddy Power

Toulouse, Saracens and a Wet Haddock

A preview of the round 5 Heineken Cup action for Paddy Power

Leinster now favourites, but is 10/3 too short?

A preview of Heineken Cup week 4 for Paddy Power