Munster’s Ian Keatley takes some kicking practice at the Aviva Stadium on Friday. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Munster Rugby v Scarlets Venue: Aviva Stadium. Kick-off: 6.15pm. On TV: Live on Sky Sports, TG4 and BBC Wales. The 2017 Guinness Pro12 final may (...)

Munster Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus: “I must take half of the blame because we didn’t talk too much sense at half-time.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

Searching for a contemporary reference point for Saturday’s Guinness Pro12 final between Munster and Scarlets at the Aviva Stadium (6.15) the most rec(...)

Connacht – champions of Ireland, Wales, Scotland and Italy no less – have awoken the west like never before after their band of brothers beat their historical big brothers from Leinster in Saturday’s historic Guinness Pro12 final. Photograph: James Crombie/INPHO

The pot of gold at the end of the rainbow actually can’t be counted in euros, or even measured. Instead it could be seen in the streets of Edinburgh a(...)