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 Cillian Willis in Wicklow this week: never wanted to be a “test case” for concussion in rugby. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The professional rugby career of Cillian Willis ended on March 10th, 2013. Not from the third head blow he suffered playing for Sale Sharks against Sa(...)

Former Connacht, Leinster and Ulster player Cillian Willis is set to sue Sale Sharks over a concussion injury. Photograph: Inpho

In what will be the first case of a professional rugby player taking his employers to court due to concussion, Cillian Willis has accused Sale Sharks(...)

Peter Stringer has signed a one-year contract extension with Sale Sharks. Photograph: Getty

Former Ireland scrum-half Peter Stringer, 38, is to extend his career for another year with Sale Sharks. Stringer, who won 98 Test caps during his (...)

Peter Stringer hopes to finish the season on a high with Bath in the Aviva Premiership. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

Enjoying a fruitful Indian summer to his career and one game away from a Premiership final, Peter Stringer remains as “excited” as ever about the pro(...)

 BJ Bothain Munster line-up to face Saracens on Friday.  Photograph: Cathal Noonan / Inpho

Munster coach Anthony Foley has made just two changes to the side the narrowly beat Sale Sharks last weekend, ahead of Friday’s meeting with Saracens (...)

Ian Keatley kicks Munster’s match-winning drop goal against Sale in the first round of the European Champions Cup on Saturday at the AJ Bell stadium. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Sitting in the team hotel ahead of their European Rugby Champions Cup clash with the Northampton Saints, Ronan O’Gara commandeered an iPad belonging t(...)