Leinster prop Marty Moore will miss Ireland's forthcoming Tests after being ruled out of action for 12 weeks.
Sean O'Brien will miss Ireland's November internationals and possibly the Six Nations as well, after being ruled out for up to six months.
BREAKING NEWS: The Irish Rugby Football Union and Leinster revealed that Jonathan Sexton has signed a contract with the IRFU.
BREAKING NEWS: Tournament hosts England will have an additional advantage, as they bid to win the 2015 World Cup.
Irish international flyhalf Jonathan Sexton is closing in on a new four-year contract with French Top 14 side Racing Metro.
The Scarlets have agreed to release their Head Coach Simon Easterby to take up a role with Ireland's international coaching set-up.
Ireland complete a 2-0 clean-sweep of their tour to Argentina, after beating the Pumas 23-17 in the second Test in Tucuman on Saturday.
The mainly home-based Argentinean team does not appear to be a real threat to the powerful Six Nations champions, Ireland.
Ireland coach Joe Schmidt made seven changes and a positional switch to his side ahead of the second and final Test against Argentina.
Argentinean coach Daniel Hourcade has made two changes to his team for the second Test against Ireland, in Tucumán on Saturday.
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