Welsh referee Ben Whitehouse took charge of Leinster’s clash with Edinburgh. Photograph: Inpho

Player safety must come first World Rugby’s commitment to player safety once again came sharply into focus during Edinburgh’s Pro14 victory over Lein(...)

Leinster’s Dan Leavy is tackled by James Johnstone of Edinburgh in their Guinness Pro14 match at BT Murrayfield on Friday. Photograph: Craig Watson/Inpho

Edinburgh 28 Leinster 11 Edinburgh moved up the table in Conference B of the Guinness Pro14 after achieving a bonus point win over a less than full-s(...)

Munster centre Cian Bohane ensures Edinburgh’s Damien Hoyland is going nowhere at Thomond Park on Saturday afternoon. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Munster’s dominant scrum helped them to a first bonus-point win of the season, but they were stinging in their analysis of a disjointed final quarter(...)

Damien Hoyland of Edinburgh claims the high ball ahead of  Munster’s Ronan O’Mahony during the Guinness Pro 12 game at  Thomond Park. Photograph:  Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Munster 28 Edinburgh 14 Conor Murray’s brace of tries helped Munster emerge as 28-14 bonus-point winners over Edinburgh at Thomond Park. It was Rass(...)

Leinster’s Garry Ringrose runs in a try during the Guinness Pro 12 game against Edinburgh at  Murrayfield. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Edinburgh 20 Leinster 33 Leinster produced a performance that blended rigid defence with at times sublime attacking play to overcome Edinburgh at Mur(...)

Munster winger Gerhard van den Heever has been handed a two-match ban. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Winger Gerhard van den Heever will miss Munster’s opening two Champions Cup matches after he received a two-match suspension for a dangerous tackle in(...)

Munster winger Gerhard van den Heever faces a Pro 12 disciplinary hearing on Wednesday in relation to an alleged dangerous tackle in the victory away to Edinburgh. Photograph:   James Crombie/Inpho

Munster winger Gerhard van den Heever will face a Pro 12 disciplinary committee hearing on Wednesday in relation to an alleged dangerous tackle in the(...)

Tiernan O’Halloran scores Connacht’s try against Edinburgh at the Sportsground. Photograph: James Crosbie/Inpho.

Pro 12 League Connacht 14 Edinburgh 9 Sitting pretty in second spot after six games, Connacht continue to make hay during this opening period of th(...)

Gloucester captain  Billy Twelvetrees dives to scre a try  against Edinburgh during their European  Challenge Cup final at Twickenham Stoop. Photograph: Getty Images

Edinburgh 13 Gloucester 19 Gloucester survived Bill Meakes’ red card to see off Edinburgh and claim Challenge Cup glory at the Twickenham Stoop, r(...)