Montpellier’s South African lock Jacques Du Plessis  in action against Lyon last week. Photograph: Getty Images

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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

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Ulster’s Jacob Stockdale scoring  a try against the  Leicester Tigers at Kingspan Stadium,  Belfast.  Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

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Ulster’s Jacob Stockale scores a try during the Heineken Champions Cup match against Leicester at  Kingspan stadium. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Ulster 24 Leicester 10 On rain-sodden European opening nights such as this, the result is paramount, the performance secondary. Wasteful in the first(...)

Jacob Stockdale in action during Ulster’s captain’s run at   Kingspan Stadium, Belfast, ahead of their Champions Cup opener with Leicester Tigers. Photograph: Matt Mackey/Inpho

Ulster v Leicester, Kingspan Stadium, Saturday, 5.30pm (Live on BT Sport 2) Akin to Rassie Erasmus in his first season with Munster, when Dan McFarla(...)

England’s Joe Heyes score a try during the Under-20 Six Nations Championship match against Ireland at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

England Under-20 48 Ireland U-20 15 The final scoreline seems ludicrous when parsed against the first 60 minutes of the contest at which juncture Ire(...)