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Leinster’s Johnny Sexton in action in their Heineken Champions Cup game against Bath Rugby on January 22nd. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Munster and Leinster return to European action and the novel concept of the Heineken Champions Cup last-16 two-legged ties in contrasting fashion afte(...)

 Finlay Bealham returns to Connacht duty for their trip to Italy. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Benetton v Connacht  Stadio Monigo, Treviso (12pm) Connacht’s hopes of a top-eight URC finish may be diminished, if not yet extinguished, but i(...)

Johann van Graan and the Munster squad at  training at UL, Limerick. ‘It’s the first time we’ve been together as a squad since January 23rd so there’s a great buzz around the place,’ said the coach. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Joey Carbery, Dave Kilcoyne, Conor Murray and Peter O’Mahony could all be involved in Munster’s crunch URC tie with Leinster at Thomond Park next Satu(...)

Italy flanker Giovanni Pettinelli and Niccolo Cannone embrace after the Six Nations win over Wales. Photo: Geoff Caddick/AFP via Getty Images

It is highly unlikely that the 19th century French theologian, Charles Loyson, had any interest in the development of modern rugby players. However, h(...)

Joe McCarthy: at every level he has arrived somewhat underrated only to prove his worth. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

If Leinster had not scored nine tries that all needed detailing in the match report of their trip to Benetton earlier this month, a spark in the 53rd (...)

Ulster’s Stuart McCloskey will make his 150th appearance for the province this evening. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

United Rugby Championship Ulster v Leinster Kingspan stadium, Saturday, 7.35pm (Live on TG4 and Premier Sports) There’s a prospect of celebrating sev(...)

Peter Dooley becomes Leinster’s latest centurion this weekend away to Benetton. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

URC: Benetton v Leinster, Saturday March 5th, Stadio Monigo (kick-off 12.55pm, live on RTÉ, Premier Sports and URC TV) Peter Dooley will become the l(...)

Dave Kearney is looking forward to a busy end of season with Leinster after recovering from injury. Photograph: Ben Brady/Inpho

Dave Kearney has had more than his fair share of injuries in his career but after coming through back-to-back matches against Edinburgh and the Osprey(...)

Keith Earls at Munster Rugby Squad Training in  UL, Limerick. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

MUNSTER v STORMERS Venue: Thomond Park, Limerick Kick-off: 7.35pm On TV: Live on RTÉ 2, Premier Sports 2 and URC TV Reflecting their surfeit of outsi(...)

The Bulls celebrate thier Currie Cup final win over the Sharks earlier this month. Photograph: Lee Warren/Gallo Images/Getty

The great experiment of the United Rugby Championship (URC) begins next weekend, the unknown being how it will turn out in terms of providing entertai(...)

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