This week's rugby fixtures


Friday International: Wales v Samoa, Millennium Stadium (7.30).


Representative Match: Ireland XV v Fiji, Thomond Park (5.30).

Internationals: England v Australia, Twickenham (2.30); France v Argentina, Lille; Italy v New Zealand, Stadio Olimpico, Rome (3.00); Scotland v South Africa, Murrayfield (2.30); Canada v Russia , Colwyn Bay (6.00); Tonga v USA, Colwyn Bay (8.00); Georgia v Japan, Tbilisi (11.00).

Ulster Bank League(2.30), Division 1A:Dolphin v Clontarf, Musgrave Park; Lansdowne v UL Bohemian, Aviva Stadium; Old Belvedere v Cork Con, Anglesea Road.

Division 1B: Dublin University v UCD, College Park; Ballymena v Ballynahinch, Eaton Park; Bruff v Belfast Harlequins, Kilballyowen Park; Dungannon v Blackrock , Stevenson Park; Malone v Buccaneers, Gibson Park.

Division 2A:Banbridge v Cashel RFC, Rifle Park; Bective Rangers v Seapoint, Donnybrook; Corinthians v Midleton, Corinthian Park; Galwegians v DLSP, Crowley Park; Greystones v UCC, Dr Hickey Park; Highfield v Queens University, Woodleigh Park; Terenure College v City of Derry, Lakelands Park.

Division 2B:Boyne v Naas, Shamrock Lodge; Connemara v Rainey OB, Monastery Field; Instonians v Nenagh Ormond, Shaws Bridge; Navan RFC v Thomond, Balreask Old; NUIM Barnhall v Clonakilty, Parsonstown; Skerries v Armagh, Holmpatrick; Sligo v Ards, Hamilton Park (Strandhill); Suttonians v Sundays Well, JJ McDowell Memorial Grounds.


Rabo Direct Pro12 League: Zebre v Ulster, Stadio XXV Aprile (3.00).

Ulster Bank League, Div 1A: (2.30) Shannon v St Mary’s College, Thomond Park; Young Munster v Garryowen, Tom Clifford Park.

Division 2A:(2.30) Old Crescent v Old Wesley, Rosbrien.

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