Conor Murray pictured at a Munster rugby training session at UL, Limerick on Monday  Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/INPHO

Conor Murray could make his long-awaited comeback to rugby this Sunday as the Ireland scrum-half has made his full return to Munster training. And Jo(...)

Ireland fullback Tiernan O’Halloran gets upended by Willie le Roux of South Africa during the Test match at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday. Photograph: EPA.

South Africa 19 Ireland 13 There have been few more courageous Irish performances in a season-ending tour to one of the Southern Hemisphere big gun(...)

Lionel Mapoe and Springboks coach Allister Coetzee after South Africa’s second Test victory over Ireland. Photograph: Getty

What a difference a week makes. Last weekend Alistair Coetzee’s tenure as South Africa coach got off to the worst possible start as they were beaten(...)

Ruan Pienaar will undergo a fitness test in Dublin next week ahead of South Africa’s opening game of their European tour against Ireland. photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Some good news for Leinster in yesterday’s 36-man Springbok squad for the European tour that begins in Dublin on November 8th as Heyneke Meyer has (...)

South Africa Sevens player Seabelo Senatla has been called up by the Springboks for their European tour. Photograph:  Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images

South Africa have named five newcomers in their 36-man squad to tour the Europe , including exciting Sevens speedster Seabelo Senatla. Coach Heyneke M(...)