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Ross Byrne: will have extra incentive to produce another big display for Leinster having been omitted from the Ireland squad this week. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Wasps v Leinster, Ricoh Arena, Sunday, 3.15pm (Live on BT Sport) It’s the diligence of Leinster’s preparation that allows them to absorb personnel ch(...)

Conor O’Shea: the right man to lead Italy forward. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Prospects: Where once Italy were able to boast a handful of forwards who would contend for a place in any other team in the Six Nations, that is no l(...)

Bordeaux-Begles’ Irish fly-half Ian Madigan won’t play in their Champions Cup clash with Exeter Chiefs. Photo: Getty Images

SATURDAY Bordeaux-Bègles v Exeter Chiefs, Stade Chaban-Delmas (1.0, Irish time, live on Sky Sports) There are a couple of Irish born outhalves mi(...)

 Former Ulster centre Ian Whitten has a big role to play if Exeter Chiefs are to upset odds.  Photograph:  Steve Bardens/Getty Images.

Wasps v Exeter Chiefs Ricoh Arena, Saturday, 3.15, live on BT Sport Wasps were hugely impressive in negotiating their way to what was described bef(...)

 Scotland captain Greig Laidlaw: “We have to simply concentrate on the 80 minutes that’s in front of us, do one thing well, move on to the next job and do that well and then we’ll get the right result.” Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images

In a tournament so parochial by nature, the Six Nations mood music will always strike a familiar tone, but for Scotland it seems to be stuck on repea(...)

Jacques Brunel is embarking on his final Six Nations as Italy boss. Photograph: PA

Italy will aim to kick-start a new era in earnest after fielding four debutants for Saturday’s Six Nations clash with France in Paris. Front-row duo (...)

France’s prop Rabah Slimani (C) rides a tackle from Italy’s back row Samuela Vunisa (2L) to score France’s first try during the Pool D match of the 2015 Rugby World Cup between France and Italy at Twickenham stadium. Photograph: AFP PHOTO / Adrian Dennis

France 32 - 10 Italy It was all blue, more French blue than Italian blue, in Twickenham on Saturday night in Pool D. But it was hardly a spectacle of (...)

Connacht’s Jack Carty looks on from the bottom of a ruck. Photograph Elena Barbini/Inpho
Connacht hang tough in Treviso
  • Rugby
  • October 10, 2014, 21:33

Treviso 6 Connacht 9Connacht may have been denied victory at the death last weekend but tonight in Italy they held on grimly to carve out a fourth wi(...)