Andy Farrell will take charge of Ireland after Joe Schmidt announced he will retire from coaching following 2019 World Cup.
Johnny Sexton and Joe Schmidt win World Rugby awards in sweeping night for Ireland who end the All Blacks' dominance at the event.
Ireland's unbeaten run has come to an end after losing to Australia in Brisbane
Irish rugby chiefs are keen to grow the game globally and in the United States by launching a "forceful" 2023 World Cup bid.
Ireland and Leinster star Cian Healy has apologised after being asked to leave a flight because he was on his laptop before take-off.