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England’s Ben Youngs launches a box-kick against Scotland. The match also saw the employment of the so-called ‘caterpillar’ ruck.  Nothing in the law prevents this but  something should. Photograph:  EPA/STR

Hats off to Ireland, the team and the coaches. It was a controlled and strong performance in all areas – and Wales could not resist it. We can be posi(...)

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(...)

Connacht captain John Muldoon lifts the Guinness Pro12 Trophy. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The Connacht players were still in the changing rooms at Murrayfield when a video was posted to Joe Canning’s Twitter page on Saturday evening. It sh(...)

 Greig Laidlaw Scotland captain converts his kick after Sean Lamont’s try against Italy at  at Murrayfield Stadium. Photograph: Getty Images

Scotland ran in six tries to overwhelm Italy 48-7 in a one-sided World Cup warm-up game at Murrayfield on Saturday. Wingers Sean Lamont and Tim Visse(...)

Donnacha Ryan makes a break for Munster against Edinburgh at Murrayfield. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Munster’s hopes of achieving success in the Pro12 play-offs were boosted by a thumping bonus-point win over Edinburgh at Murrayfield on Saturday.The m(...)

Wales coach Robert Howley during the Wales open session ahead of Saturday’s RBS Six Nations match against Italy. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Rob Howley admits Wales will be using the fact that RBS Six Nations trophies are being sent to Twickenham and Murrayfield on Saturday as motivation fo(...)

 New Zealand’s TJ Perenara is stopped in his tracks by a dogged Scottish defence. Photograph: Billy Stickland / Inpho

Scotland 16 New Zealand 24Scotland pushed world champions New Zealand close before going down 24-16 at Murrayfield on Saturday night. Victor Vito gave(...)

Celtic’s Virgil van Dijk scores his second goal against KR Reykjavik during the Second Qualifying Round, second leg match at Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh.

Celtic 4 KR Reykjavik 0 Celtic win 5-0 on aggregate Celtic eased through to the Champions League third qualifying round with an emph(...)