Nora Stapleton among Ireland women retirements after World Cup
Nora Stapleton is one of a number of Ireland women’s players to announce their retirement from international rugby following the World Cup.
Ailis Egan and Marie-Louise Reilly have also called time on their Ireland careers, while coach Tom Tierney stepped down from his post on Saturday.
Stapleton, 34, went on social media to announce her decision.
“Hard to say goodbye but Saturday’s game wasn’t just my 50th cap but also my final cap,” she said.