Conor Murray will make his 100th Munster appearance against Scarlets while Donnacha Ryan will play his 167th and final game for the province at the Aviva stadium. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Munster and Scarlets have both named unchanged starting line-ups for Saturday’s Guinness Pro 12 final at the Aviva stadium (6.15pm). Munster director(...)

Cian Healy: his “character and mental strength are incredible”. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Leinster v Benetton Treviso, RDS, 7.35. On TV: Live TG4. Leinster begin the season with as much uncertaintyas the opening weekend of any new campai(...)

 Connacht’s Jake Heenan clutches his shoulder in the Dragons match. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Two games and two wins into the season, and Connacht are once again struggling with injuries ahead of Friday’s first interprovincial against Leinster(...)