September 10, 2021
Adam Griggs, Ireland's Head Coach had named his 28 player squad for the upcoming Rugby World Cup 2021 Europe Qualifier in Italy. Ciara Griffin will lead the side as they set out to book their ticket to next year's global tournament in New Zealand.
OBRFC are especially proud and excited that no less than four of the Club's prominent players have been selected in the squad.
Congratulations to our four OBRFC players:
Kathryn Dane (OBRFC/Ulster) (13)
Sene Naoupu (OBRFC/Leinster((41)
Linda Djougang (OBRFC/Leinster) (12)
Brittney Hogan (DCU/OBRFC/Ulster) (4)
Ireland will face Spain in their opening game on Monday, 13th Sept (5pm Irish time), before meeting Six Nations rivals Italy in round 2 on Sunday, 19th Sept (2pm Irish time) and Scotland in round 3 on Saturday, 25th September (5pm Irish time). The top team will book their spot in Group B at Rugby World Cup 2021 and the runner up will enter the Final Qualification Tournament.