Mils Muliaini is swapping Connacht for Zebre after a solitary season at the Sportsground. Photograph: Inpho
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  • April 2, 2015, 08:39

(...).Muliaina is fit to play in Connacht’s European Challenge Cup quarter-final against Gloucester on Friday, with(...)

Niamh Fahey wants a crack at playing the game full time and Chelsea are more than happy to help make that dream come true. Photograph: AP

(...) to coach, and to judge by the team’s two results to date, wins over Watford in the Cup and Notts(...)

 Connacht’s John Muldoon in action against Munster at Thomond Park. The flanker believes Connacht are the most confident they have ever been going into a quarter-final. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

(...) main prize ahead of Friday evening’s European quarter-final with Gloucester in Kingsholm(...)

Jordi Murphy is set to start for Leinster against Bath in the Champions Cup. Photograph: Inpho

Matt O’Connor’s starting XV for Saturday’s season defining Champions Cup quarter-final against(...)

South African flanker Francois Louw believes emergence of such English talent as George Ford and Jonathan Joseph bodes well for Somerset club. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

(...), just four players lined out in their fourth-round European match in 2014 against Montpellier: Matt(...)

George North is out of Northampton Saints’ Champions Cup game against Clermont after a third head injury this season. Photograph: Getty

The Wales wing George North will not play for Northampton in Saturday’s European Champions Cup(...)

Charles Piutau, seen here in  action for Auckland Blues in March, will join Ulster on a two-year deal from this summer. Photograph:   Michael Bradley/AFP/Getty Images

(...) sign a post World Cup contract with a European club.The trend, started by the likes of Jerome Kaino and(...)

 Mathieu Raynal will take charge of Connacht’s European Challenge Cup quarter-final away to Gloucester on Friday due to an injury to Romain Poite. Photograph:  Gaizka Iroz/AFP/Getty Images

The team of officials at both Leinster and Connacht’s European quarter-finals have been changed due(...)

 Sam Burgess is set to play alongside Jonathan Joseph in Bath’s midfield for Saturday’s European Champions Cup game against Leinster at the Aviva stadium on Saturday. Photograph:   David Rogers/Getty Images
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  • April 1, 2015, 07:30

Rugby: European quarter-finals Former rugby league star Sam Burgess is set to play in Bath(...)

Matt O’Connor was not happy before the game against Glasgow at being made to start without his Six Nations players. Photograph: Andrew Fosker/Inpho

It’s gone under the radar with everything that’s been happening in the Six Nations but Leinster’s season has really run into trouble. This is the w(...)