The IRFU warned ministers that banning sports sponsorship by drinks companies would damage its bid for the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
The rugby organisation said that a ban would act as a major impediment to its ability to mount a credible bid for major international events, adding that it would put the IRFU at a commercial and competitive disadvantage to fellow bidders.
The IRFU’s submission was made to the working group on alcohol sponsorship in Taoiseach...
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