How will Ireland compete against this rising tide of money?
France have abandoned the rapier for the sledgehammer, but Ireland can withstand their onslaught
Irish rugby is at the top of its game in popularity terms, but the future is fraught with perils.
What was a sport that enriched millions of lives in deprived communities has become the workhorse of 21st century global capitalism
Ireland produces its own players, French clubs are buying in talent. The odds are stacked against Leinster