Ireland is one of the top rugby nations in the world.
Gordon D'Arcy refuses to be in thrall to Australia, claiming belief is the key to Ireland defying expectations at Eden Park on Saturday.
Ireland hooker Jerry Flannery has been ruled out of the rest of the Rugby World Cup with a calf injury.
Ireland recall fit-again Sean O'Brien, Rob Kearney and Cian Healy for the key World Cup pool encounter with Australia at Eden Park on Saturday.
Rocky Elsom may wear Australia's colours on Saturday but Denis Leamy credits him for having a profound impact on Ireland's back row.
Geordan Murphy is convinced Ireland can summon the performance needed to place one foot in the World Cup quarter-finals.
Australia's Adam Ashley-Cooper has described Brian O'Driscoll as a "freak" who has the big-game temperament to deliver on the greatest stage.
Keith Earls has travelled to New Zealand with the ambition of becoming a "superstar" of the World Cup.
Ireland may have made a faltering start to the World Cup but manager Paul McNaughton insists they still have the capacity to stun Australia.
Brian O'Driscoll admits Ireland must improve considerably after they edged to a 22-10 win over the United States in their World Cup opener.
Ireland were made to work hard before they clinched a 22-10 win over a dogged USA in their World Cup Pool C match in New Plymouth on Sunday.
Paul O'Connell believes the USA will be charged by the 10th anniversary of September 11 when they meet Ireland in the World Cup on Sunday.
Ireland captain Brian O'Driscoll is convinced Conor Murray has the temperament to make a success of his full Test debut.
Eight years spent working alongside Eddie O'Sullivan have left Brian O'Driscoll in no doubt the USA coach is desperate to topple Ireland.
Eddie O'Sullivan is adopting a hard-headed approach to plotting the downfall of the team he led with distinction when the USA meet Ireland.
Jonathan Sexton wants Ireland's young guns to take the lead at the World Cup, claiming they are unburdened by any painful memories from 2007.
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