Connacht miss out on the last eight, but Munster could have home advantage through to the semi-finals.
Pat Lam’s went looking for their first ever Champions Cup knock-out spot.
The South African’s team continue to show a hunger to work their way through problematic matches.
We also have important news about a toilet and WIll Carling.
A combination of injuries and form should create an opening more new faces in Joe Schmidt’s squad.
“It’s great for players to taste the real Thomond Park,” says the Munster legend who was plotting their downfall.
Ian Keatley’s late try ensured Munster are second only to Clermont after the Champions Cup pool stage.
Friday 20 January, 2017
We went minute-by-minute as Leinster tried to wrap up a home quarter-final berth.
Wednesday 18 January, 2017
Jack Carty and Shane O’Leary are at least fit enough to take part in training this week.
“I have always said that I would like to continue playing if I had the physical fitness and mental hunger to do so.”
Rassie Erasmus has promoted the Dubliner to replace Cathal Sheridan.
Ireland’s opener in Murrayfield is just two and a half weeks away.
We’ll now be able to watch all of the women’s Six Nations games live.
Tuesday 17 January, 2017
The Chiefs star has chosen a life in France over another shot at the World Cup.
The Kiwi has been called before a disciplinary committee for making contact with the eye are of Nic White.
“I’ve got a couple of kids at home,” the 33-year-old pleaded with the armed robbers.
Monday 16 January, 2017
Unfortunately it looks like Denis Buckley will join the list of injured Connacht men.
It’s a year today since Leo Cullen gave six players a full European debut and so much has changed since.
Saturday 14 January, 2017
For the first time in five weeks Pat Lam was able to set out a full training schedule, the attack benefited.
Despite some early frustration, Pat Lam’s side secured a bonus point inside 27 minutes.
Gregor Townsend desperately wants to put his side in the knock-out stages before departing for the international stage.
Ireland’s recent Six Nations titles have coincided with disappointing provincial results. Is there a link or mere coincidence?
Leo Cullen refused to waste much time patting his team on the back after their eight-try thrashing of Montpellier.
Friday 13 January, 2017
14 mad first-half minutes set Leinster on the way to an eight-try rout and sealed a quarter-final.
It’s win and in for Leinster tonight. But victory won’t come easy this time around.
Thursday 12 January, 2017
Meanwhile, head coach Leo Cullen is enthusiastic about the form and fitness of Jonathan Sexton.
A tight calf caused Leo Cullen to keep the Tullow Tank out of the Montpellier firing line.
Wednesday 11 January, 2017
‘Of course, we’re the ‘A side.’ How can a guy talk about making 20 or 30 million if he has never made 8 or 9 million?’
Plus, new faces in Connacht squad and a decorated horse is retired.
Ulster have also added a front row to their Champions Cup squad and a confirmed date to their fixture list.
Tuesday 10 January, 2017
We went minute-by-minute as Jose Mourinho’s men took on some quite tame looking Tigers.
The OCI will appoint a new president for the first time in 28 years.
Saturday 7 January, 2017
We broke out the calculators and a crystal ball to clarify what you should be rooting for over the next fortnight.
The champions have had no luck this season.
We were in Paris for Munster’s rescheduled clash with Ronan O’Gara and the French champions.
Wednesday 4 January, 2017
Is it the weekend yet?
Tuesday 3 January, 2017
It looked set to be an embarrassing night for the Gunners until Alexis Sanchez popped up to put his side on the board.
Plus, another big talent decides to cash in and move to China.
It’s gonna be a long month, but at least it’s a short week.
The western province will have to come from a long way back to challenge in May.