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British & Irish Cup

The British & Irish Cup – History

Played on an annual basis since 2013, the British & Irish Cup sees Tag Rugby teams from Great Britain and Ireland come together to play in multiple categories.

BRITISH & IRISH CUP 2022

Results

Leeds, West Yorkshire
3rd-4th September 2022

Women’s Open
Game 1: Great Britain 8 – 4 Ireland
Game 2: Great Britain 14 – 1 Ireland
Game 3: Great Britain 10 – 2 Ireland
Game 4: Great Britain 4 – 4 Ireland
Game 5: Great Britain 7 – 3 Ireland
Series Result: Great Britain 4 – 0 Ireland
Player of the Tournament: Emily Rona-Roper (Great Britain)

Women’s Seniors
Game 1: Great Britain 0 – 0 Ireland
Game 2: Great Britain 3 – 3 Ireland
Game 3: Great Britain 3 – 3 Ireland
Game 4: Great Britain 9 – 1 Ireland
Game 5: Great Britain 1 – 1 Ireland
Series Result: Great Britain 1 – 0 Ireland
Player of the Tournament: Claire Cunningham (Ireland)

Mixed Open
Game 1: Great Britain 6 – 12 Ireland
Game 2: Great Britain 3 – 5 Ireland
Game 3: Great Britain 5 – 8 Ireland
Game 4: Great Britain 7 – 5 Ireland
Game 5: Great Britain 9 – 10 Ireland
Series Result: Great Britain 1 – 4 Ireland
Female Player of the Tournament: Rachel Healy (Ireland)
Male Player of the Tournament: Tom Duggan (Ireland)

Mixed Seniors
Game 1: Great Britain 6 – 8 Ireland
Game 2: Great Britain 7 – 8 Ireland
Game 3: Great Britain 4 – 5 Ireland
Game 4: Great Britain 11 – 3 Ireland
Game 5: Great Britain 6 – 5 Ireland
Series Result: Great Britain 2 – 3 Ireland
Female Player of the Tournament: Amanda Scarfo (Great Britain)
Male Player of the Tournament: Darragh Conway (Ireland)

Men’s Open
Game 1: Great Britain 5 – 2 Ireland
Game 2: Great Britain 4 – 8 Ireland
Game 3: Great Britain 13 – 3 Ireland
Game 4: Great Britain 3 – 4 Ireland
Game 5: Great Britain 3 – 1 Ireland
Series Result: Great Britain 3 – 2 Ireland
Player of the Tournament: Ollie Greenhill (Great Britain)

Men’s 30s
Game 1: Great Britain 4 – 6 Ireland
Game 2: Great Britain 4 – 9 Ireland
Game 3: Great Britain 3 – 4 Ireland
Game 4: Great Britain 4 – 7 Ireland
Game 5: Great Britain 5 – 5 Ireland
Series Result: Great Britain 0 – 4 Ireland
Player of the Tournament: Matt Kennerson (Ireland)

Men’s 40s
Game 1: Great Britain 3 – 5 Ireland
Game 2: Great Britain 5 – 3 Ireland
Game 3: Great Britain 3 – 6 Ireland
Game 4: Great Britain 4 – 3 Ireland
Game 5: Great Britain 5 – 3 Ireland
Series Result: Great Britain 3 – 2 Ireland
Player of the Tournament: Alan Conboy (Ireland)

BRITISH & IRISH CUP 2021

Results

Limerick, Ireland
23rd/24th October 2021

Round 1:
GB Mixed Open 1-4 Ireland
GB Men’s Seniors 1-5 Ireland
GB Women’s Seniors 5-5 Ireland
GB Men’s Open 6-2 Ireland
GB Mixed Seniors 2-11 Ireland
GB Women’s Open 6-3

Round 2:
GB Mixed Open 4-10 Ireland (0-2)
GB Men’s Seniors 3-3 Ireland (0-1)
GB Women’s Seniors 3-4 Ireland (0-1)
GB Men’s Open 8-3 Ireland (2-0)
GB Mixed Seniors 7-11 Ireland (0-2)
GB Women’s Open 6-4 Ireland (2-0)

Round 3:
GB Mixed Open 3-9 Ireland (0-3)
GB Men’s Seniors 4-7 Ireland (0-2)
GB Women’s Seniors 10-1 Ireland (1-1)
GB Men’s Open 7-7 Ireland (2-0)
GB Mixed Seniors 2-9 Ireland (0-3)
GB Women’s Open 3-4 Ireland (2-1)

BRITISH & IRISH CUP 2019

RESULTS

Acton, London
7th September 2019

Men’s Open
GB 7 – 3 Ireland
GB 13 – 10 Ireland
GB 13 – 4 Ireland

Mixed Open
GB 7 – 12 Ireland
GB 10 – 16 Ireland
GB 12 – 8 Ireland

Women’s Open
GB 5 – 5 Ireland
GB 3 – 3 Ireland
GB 7 – 3 Ireland

Men’s Seniors
GB 3 – 10 Ireland
GB 5 – 4 Ireland
GB 3 – 9 Ireland

Mixed Seniors
GB 10 – 7 Ireland
GB 7 – 7 Ireland
GB 12 – 3 Ireland

Women’s Seniors
GB 10 – 3 Ireland
GB 11 – 3 Ireland
GB 16 – 4 Ireland

 

BRITISH & IRISH CUP 2018

RESULTS

Warm-up games
Gormanston Park, Co. Meath, Ireland
8th September 2018

Saturday 8th September – Warm up games
Ireland Women’s Open 9-8 GB Women’s Seniors
Regional Mixed Open 7-15 GB Mixed Open
Regional Men’s 1-18 GB Men’s Open
Regional Men’s 2-9 GB Men’s Seniors
Ireland Women’s Open 2-12 GB Women’s Seniors
Ireland Mixed Seniors 2-11 GB Mixed Open
Regional Men’s 3-6 GB Men’s Open
Regional Men’s 2-16 GB Men’s Seniors
Ireland Women’s Open 5-3 GB Women’s Seniors
Ireland Mixed Seniors 4-5 GB Mixed Open

Gormanston Park, Co. Meath, Ireland
9th September 2018

Round 1:
Men’s Open IRE 5-7 GB
Mixed Open IRE 13-5 GB
Women’s Seniors IRE 8-6 GB
Men’s Seniors IRE 7-7 GB

Round 2:
Men’s Open IRE 4-4 GB
Mixed Open IRE 12-2 GB
Women’s Seniors IRE 8-6 GB
Men’s Seniors IRE 5-12 GB

Round 3:
Men’s Open IRE 5-14 GB
Mixed Open IRE 13-4 GB
Women’s Seniors IRE 6-6 GB
Men’s Seniors IRE 8-12 GB

Ireland overall winners, 26 competition points to Great Britain’s 22*.
*4 points for win, 2 draw, 0 loss.

British & Irish Cup 2017

Cork, Ireland
16th September 2017

Round 1:
Mixed Seniors Ire 7-5 GB
Men’s Open Ire 4-3 GB
Mixed Open Ire 15-1 GB
Ladies Open Ire 5-3 GB
Men’s Seniors Ire 4-5 GB
Women’s Seniors Ire 7-6 GB

Round 2:
Mixed Seniors Ire 13-0 GB
Men’s Open Ire 7-6 GB
Mixed Open Ire 12-6 GB
Ladies Open Ire 9-5 GB
Men’s Seniors Ire 4-7 GB
Women’s Seniors Ire 6-2 GB

Round 3:
Mixed Seniors Ire 15-2 GB
Men’s Open Ire 7-7 GB
Mixed Open Ire 5-3 GB
Ladies Open Ire 5-2 GB
Men’s Seniors Ire 4-3 GB
Women’s Seniors Ire 0-3 GB

British & Irish Cup 2016

London, England
3rd September 2016

Round 1: 
Women’s 27s GB 2-7 Ire
Men’s 28s GB 7-5 Ire
Open Women’s GB 8-2 Ire
Open Men’s GB 3-5 Ire
Mixed Seniors GB 4-11 Ire
Open Mixed GB 10-11 Ire

Round 2:
Women’s 27s GB 2-4 Ire
Men’s 28s GB 5-4 Ire
Open Women’s GB 6-4 Ire
Open Men’s GB 5-10 Ire
Mixed Seniors GB 3-11 Ire
Open Mixed GB 1-6 Ire

Round 3:
Women’s 27s GB 5-6 Ire
Men’s 28s GB 5-4 Ire
Open Women’s GB 4-7 Ire
Open Men’s GB 7-5 Ire
Mixed Seniors GB 1-12 Ire
Open Mixed GB 7-9 Ire

British & Irish Cup 2015

Not played due to the Tag World Cup

British & Irish Cup 2014

London, England
19th July 2014

Round 1:
Men’s GB 6-8 Ire
Mixed Open GB 1-24 Ire
Ladies GB 11 – 8 Ire
Mixed Seniors GB 4 – 15 Ire

Round 2:
Men’s GB 6-5 Ire
Mixed Open GB 2-19 Ire
Ladies GB 8 – 3 Ire
Mixed Seniors GB 5 – 15 Ire

Round 3:
Men’s GB 8-8 Ire
Mixed Open GB 3-22 Ire
Ladies GB 10 – 7 Ire
Mixed Seniors GB 5 – 10 Ire

British & Irish Cup 2013

Limerick, Ireland
12th July 2013

Women’s Ire 4-6 GB
Men’s Ire 9-4 GB
Mixed Ire 13-5 GB