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England wing Jonny May has recovered from his shoulder injury to face Scarlets in the  Heineken Champions Cup.  Photograph:  David Rogers/Getty Images

Leicester Tigers v Scarlets, Welford Road , 7.45 (Live on BT Sport) The Scarlets may have to rekindle some of the character they demonstrated last se(...)

Munster-bound Tadgh Beirne has been named secondrow for Scarlets. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Glasgow Warriors v Scarlets Scotstoun (7.45, live on Sky Sports) It’s a clash between defending Pro14 champions the Scarlets and their predecessors (...)

Leinster’s Irish fly-half Johnny Sexton celebrates with teammates after scoring a try during the European Champions Cup rugby union semi-final between Leinster and Scarlets at Aviva Stadium in Dublin. Photograph: Barry Cronin/AFP/Getty Images

Leinster 38 Scarlets 16 It’s rare in sport that the alchemy of the training ground is almost flawlessly replicated in a match environment, but there (...)

 Leinster players congratulate try scorer James Ryan/Morgan Treacy

Leinster 38 Scarlets 16 This was a Leinster performance for the ages, an evisceration of the Guinness Pro14 champions, who were taken apart with a fe(...)

 Scarlets’ Leigh Halfpenny:   along with Johnny McNicholl he pulled up lame during the captain’s run. Photograph:  Ian Cook/Inpho

Bath v Scarlets Recreation Ground Friday, 7.45pm, live on BT Sport Scarlets’ chances took a significant nosedive after the late withdrawal of Leigh H(...)

Leigh Halfpenny: will man the fullback berth for Scarlets against Ulster. Photograph: Simon King/Camerasport/Inpho

Ulster v Scarlets, Kingspan Stadium (7.35, live on BBC 2 and TG4) The Scarlets travel in expectation rather than hope as they attempt to equal a clu(...)

AJ MacGinty will start at outhalf for Sale Sharks against Saracens. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images.

Saturday RACING 92 V GLASGOW WARRIORS, Stades Yves-Du-Manoir (3.15, Irish time, BT Sport) The home side make three changes including the promotion(...)

Ulster’s Rob Herring has made a fine start to the season. Photograph: Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker Press

The only Irish province to win their opening two fixtures look well placed to keep that run going in Belfast. Les Kiss has a strong side at his disp(...)

Scarlets 32 Connacht 14Connacht’s top six qualification hopes were give a sobering shake-up when they were comprehensively outgunned by fellow hopeful(...)

 Nathan White: back in the Connacht line-up for the visit to Scarlets. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Sunday’s match in west Wales has huge ramifications for this season’s Guinness Pro12. The Scarlets, who trail their visitors by five points, know t(...)