IRFU to bid for World Cup

rugby pro 12 2014The bid details for the 2023 Rugby World Cup were announced in Armagh this morning.

The IRFU as well as the governments from both sides of the border have come together for the bid while the GAA have approved the use of certain stadia including Croke Park.

Former Ireland international Bernard Jackman would welcome the showpiece but admits we'll face stiff competition from Italy and South Africa who also want it...