Barbarians’ Zane Kirchner touches down to score a try in the game against an Ireland XVat Thomond park. Photo: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Barbarians 22 Ireland 21 The individual consequences will be more significant after Ireland slipped to a defeat at Thomond Park that will merely be a(...)

Aurelien Rougerie will miss the showdown with Munster due to a torn hamstring. Photograph: Getty Images

Clermont have been hit with a double injury blow on the eve of their Heineken Cup semi-final clash with Munster following news that capt(...)