Ulster will be desperarte to reach the Pro12 final as Kingspan, Belfast has been selected as the choosen host. Photograph: Darren Kidd/Inpho

Ulster will host the first Guinness Pro12 ‘destination final’ as organisers opt to do away with the previous format of awarding the highest placed fin(...)

Scotland head coach Vern Cotter has again named Greig Laidlaw as his replacement skipper. Photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA

Scotland coach Vern Cotter has handed four Edinburgh players their first call-ups after naming his squad for next month’s RBS SIx Nations opener wi(...)

Bath’s Francois Louw dives over for the bonus-point try during the European Rugby Champions Cup match against Toulouse at Stade Ernest Wallon. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

European Champions Cup round-up: Francois Louw scored Bath’s fourth try in the closing stages to complete a bonus-point 35-18 European Champions Cup v(...)

 Josh Strauss of Glasgow Warriors is tackled by Edinburgh’s Greig Tonks and Andries Strauss at Scotstoun. Photograph: Russell Cheyne / Inpho
Glasgow win dour derby with Edinburgh
  • Pro12
  • December 27, 2014, 17:24

Glasgow Warriors 16 Edinburgh 6Glasgow climbed back to the top of the Guinness PRO12 table after claiming a 16-6 victory in an uninspiring game agains(...)

JJ Hanrahan: will be under the spotlight when league leaders Munster take on Glasgow Warriors at Scotstoun. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

The auguries look promising, first versus third in the table and a repeat of last year’s Guinness Pro12 semi-final at today’s venue in which the Glas(...)

Pat Lam has welcomed Rodney Ah You, Kieran Marmion and Darragh Leader back into the Connacht squad for Saturday’s game at home to Scarlets but Robbie Henshaw has been ruled out

Connacht v Scarlets, Sportsground (7.30, live on Sky Sports, TG4)Connacht face another benchmarking test of their development this season as they host(...)

Robbie Henshaw has been made available for Connacht’s Pro 12 fixture against Scarlets in Galway this weekend
Henshaw set for Connacht return
  • Pro12
  • November 26, 2014, 20:01

Connacht have been handed a timely boost with Robbie Henshaw being made available for Saturday’s crunch Pro12 clash with Scarlets at the Sportsground.(...)

Mike Ross in action against Argentina in the second Test of the  2014 summer tour. Photograph: INPHO/Billy Stickland

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt is fully conversant with the difference between an epidemic and a pandemic as yet another injury has hit his already-emaciat(...)

Ulster’s Alan O’Connor. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Ulster secondrow Alan O’Connor has been cited for alleged foul play in the 59th minute of Saturday’s Guinness Pro12 victory over the Glasgow Warriors (...)

Ian Humphreys: will start his 88th game for Ulster today when they take on Glasgow Warriors at Kingspan Stadium in Belfast. Photo: Darren Kidd/Inpho

The timing of Neil Doak’s accession to the Ulster throne as head coach sees him begin with the game of the weekend. First up are the upwardly mobile (...)