Jamie Heaslip is the captain of the Ireland rugby team starting from the 2013 Six Nations championship.
For 2012 6 Nations its Paul O'Connell
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William Porterfield is the captain of the Ireland Cricket team in the 2011 Cricket World Cup.
Trent Johnston was the captain of the Ireland Cricket team in the 2007 Cricket World Cup.
Richie mccaw was captain for the last world cup
The current (2007) captain of Japan's Rugby team is Daisuke Ohata.
2011 ICC world cup. PORTERFIELD, William, captain, Republic of Ireland Cricket team
Some names of Rugby teams in Ireland are Connacht, Leinster, Munster and Ulster. The Ireland National Rugby Team is considered one of the best in the world.