Friday 29 January, 2016
Sure isn’t it well for them.
Here’s how Ireland are looking a week out from the Six Nations.
Liam Williams is back for the league-leading Scarlets’ trip to Galway.
Thursday 28 January, 2016
Head coach Tom Tierney has included seven uncapped players as Ireland women spread resources across two forms of the game.
Eddie Jones apparently hasn’t got time for action heroes, last or not.
The internationals are locked away in camp, so there’s another chance for provincial prospects to take the stage.
‘You can keep my belt, what I want is to whoop your ass’: Aldo will refuse any fight other than McGregor
The Brazilian emerges from the shadows with some big conditions for his next fight.
Wednesday 27 January, 2016
Let that news about Conor Murray and Keith Earls sweep you past Hump Day.
The flanker’s healthy mind has helped his body to follow suit after a horrible dislocated hip injury in August.
Tuesday 26 January, 2016
The Ulster wing hopes Earls can still be his team-mate with Ireland even if he moves to the Premiership.
Saturday 23 January, 2016
The five rounds that led us here were just appetisers, the sixth round of pool games are where the drama really unfolds.
Friday 22 January, 2016
The northern province are chasing a bonus point to give them the best chance of making the Champions Cup quarter-finals.
He’s the hero Sydney deserves, and he wasn’t needed by England right now.
Thursday 21 January, 2016
The centre also offered some clarity on why his partnership with Paul Kimmage didn’t work out.
There you have it now.
And maybe a bit more form in the bank wouldn’t go amiss either.
The out-half reckons it was an easy decision for Joe Schmidt.
The 22-year-old will wear the number 13 shirt in Bristol tomorrow night.
Don’t expect Barbarians rugby when Ulster go chasing a bonus point win on Saturday, expect relentless pragmatism.
Wednesday 20 January, 2016
The hooker has been inspirational throughout his 89 caps for his country.
The Ulster hooker has skippered his country four times before.
The winger pleaded not guilty to the offence.
How much new blood is too much new blood?
Tuesday 19 January, 2016
Here’s all the sport you need to know before Wednesday comes.
‘We’ve been talking about it for years, but our performances haven’t improved in big games’ — Jared Payne
The Ireland international says he hasn’t spoken to Joe Schmidt about whether he’ll be needed as a centre or fullback option next month.
The openside felt the referee was blocking his route to a tackle on Friday.
Lee Dickson had to act fast.
Scarlets’ Aled Davies is the only new face called up by Gatty.
Monday 18 January, 2016
The flanker is not often spoken of as captaincy material, but would jump at the chance if it was offered.
As CJ Stander grows in stature at Munster, his compatriot has played his last game for the province.
The quarter-final countdown is on, so we dusted off the scientific calculator to see who is likely to go in to the last eight.
Sunday 17 January, 2016
The 19-year-old will remember his debut.
Ma’a Nonu combined to break Wasps resistance, and severely damage Ulster’s hope.
The young lock put in a man-of-the-match performance in Leinster’s surprisingly straightforward win over Bath.
Everything went right for Ronan O’Gara’s side.
Saturday 16 January, 2016
The big-spending Premiership side weren’t allowed any time to settle by Leinster’s makeshift side.
Ross Molony won man of the match on an impressive night for Leo Cullen’s young stars.
We went minute-by-minute from the RDS as Leinster’s baby Blues took on one of the Premiership’s richest clubs.
The Champions Cup will be a poorer place without these boys.