Monday 30 January, 2017
Leinster’s fullback admits his last 18 months have brought a constant struggle with injury, but he’s in confident mood again.
“Paddy (Jackson) has been there all last week running the plays.”
Friday 27 January, 2017
It’s good news for Ireland’s 2023 bid – and good news for World Cup organisers.
Any floating fans hoping to get to both quarter-finals are going to need a helicopter.
The latest leader from St Michael’s has already taken part in Joe Schmidt training sessions and is hungry for more.
“The players still have the power to make decisions within the parameters, but there’s less of a menu to select from.”
Thursday 26 January, 2017
The Munster wing is joined by two new props and half-backs.
Wednesday 25 January, 2017
'It's difficult to know until they actually get in the Test arena': Schmidt ready to size up Scannells
“Unfortunately, you don’t get a second chance,” says the Kiwi.
Plus, positivity from Joe Schmidt and a tight new hairdo for Jose.
Tuesday 24 January, 2017
However, Tomás O’Leary will not be returning to his native province after his spell in Montpellier.
The move comes after a high-profile on-field row involving a coach last year.
“It’s been a long nine, 10, 12 weeks…”
Monday 23 January, 2017
Joe Schmidt has named a group of 40 to gather in Carton House.
“This should be a hell of an opportunity for you to express yourself and enjoy it,” The South African boss
The Corkman took control of the Paris club’s build-up to face Munster.
Sunday 22 January, 2017
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.
Saturday 21 January, 2017
“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.