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Wexford’s Brian Malone and Dean Healy of Wicklow battle for the ball during the Leinster SFC clash. Photo: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Wexford 0-11 Wicklow 2-9 Wicklow showed no hangover from their league promotion when they repeated their success of eight days previously to take a (...)

Eddie Jones has not ruled Maro Itoje out of the Wales game but he is not included in the 25-man training squad. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty Images

England have released Joe Cokanasiga and Dan Robson back to their clubs to play in the weekend’s round of English Premiership fixtures. Cokanasiga an(...)

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(...)

Westmeath’s Boidu Sayeh scores a  late goal in the EirGrid  Leinster U21 Football Championship match against Meath at    Lakepoint Park in Mullingar. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Westmeath 2-8 Meath 0-12 A fortuitous goal in the 56th minute from corner back Boidu Sayeh was the key score as Westmeath advanced to meet Dublin in (...)

England’s head coach Eddie Jones has enjoyed a honeymoon period since taking over from Stuart Lancaster. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Prospects Unbeaten in 2016, they won 14 matches in succession and lie just four games away from equaling New Zealand’s world record for tier one nati(...)

Ian Madigan returns at outhalf for Bordeaux-Bégles’ Pool Five encounter against  Clermont Auvergne, a match Ulster hope will result in a Clermont win. Photograph: Getty Images

Saturday Northampton Saints v Castres Olympique, Franklin’s Gardens (1.0, live on Sky Sports) Leinster supporters will be keeping an eye on this resu(...)

Connacht’s Jack Carty watches his match-winning conversion against Wasps at the Sportsground, Galway. Photograph:  Matt Browne/Sportsfile via Getty Images

Connacht 20 Wasps 18 The team that refuses to die just keeps on giving. Connacht were all but out for the count here, literally as well as figurative(...)

 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(...)