The Pro12 fixtures have been announced for next season. Photo: Inpho

There will be six rounds of next season’s Pro12 action played before the Rugby World Cup has(...)

Cian Kelleher of Lansdowne (right). He and Clontarf’s Collie O’Shae are named on the squad to take on Barbarians on Thursday. Photograph: INPHO/Donall Farmer

(...) appearance of the season for Leinster in their final Guinness Pro12 fixture of the campaign, while it was(...)

The GAA have said that teams do not have to be published to the media in advance of games as previously understood. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

(...) associate us with that?”Rugby: Pro12He’s flattered to be linked to the role, but Robbie Deans has all but(...)

Connacht’s Eoghan Masterson is shown a yellow card and sinbinned by referee Romain Poite during the European Champions Cup play-off at Kingsholm Stadium. Photograph: Simon Cooper/PA Wire

(...) their impression.Yet especially away from home in the Pro12 and in Europe, the majority of the close(...)

Eoin Reddan: “The important thing for a new guy coming in,  whoever it is, is that people buy into what he wants.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Eoin Reddan offered a rueful smile. As the first Leinster player to venture into a media forum following the departure of coach, Matt O’Connor, he kn(...)

Katie Taylor in action against  Yana Allekseevana of Azerbaijan in the AIBA 60kg Elite Women’s World Boxing Championships final last November. Photograph: Inpho

Darren O’Neill and Adam Nolan haven been named in a 12-strong Irish boxing squad for the European Games(...)

London Kell Brook v Frankie Gavin RUGBY TG4 from 6pm Sky Sports 3 from 6pm Pro 12 final (6(...)

Ulster team mates Paddy Jackson and Ruan Pienaar could face up against each other when Ireland play the Barbarians at Thomond Park on Thursday night. Photograph: Inpho

Barbarians at Thomond Park on Thursday night. With Munster still having Saturday’s Pro 12 final against(...)

Josh Matavesi celebrates his match winning try against Munster in the Pro 12 semi-final - which moments later was disallowed by the TMO. Photograph: Inpho

(...) of the Pro12 semifinal in Thomond Park. 20 years ago before TMOs came into existence Ospreys would(...)

Jonas Gutierrez celebrates after his goal virtually guaranteed Newcastle United’s Premier League survival. Photograph: Reuters
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Sport
  • May 25, 2015, 08:45

(...) turn their attentions to next weekend’s Pro 12 final against Glasgow at Ravenhill, with Conor Murray(...)