Tempers flare between Munster and Saracens. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Munster team doctor Jamie Kearns will serve a three-week touchline for his role in the 30-man brawl which was sparked during the province’s 15-6 defea(...)

Leinster’s James Lowe collides with Munster’s Andrew Conway during the Guinness Pro 14 derby at Thomond Park. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Leinster winger James Lowe has been suspended for two weeks following the red card he received against Munster in Thomond Park on December 29th. In o(...)

Dylan Hartley was sinbinned during Northampton’s Champions Cup defeat to Clermont. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty

Eddie Jones’s plans for the autumn Tests are in danger of being severely disrupted after three of his strongest forwards were cited following the week(...)

 Italy prop Martin Castrogiovanni looks on as Scotland’s players celebrate their win  at  the Stadio Olimpico. Photograph: Claudio Peri/ EPA

Veteran Italian prop Martin Castrogiovanni is set to miss his side’s Six Nations match with Ireland after he picked up a two-week ban for stamping. T(...)

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(...)

Iain Henderson has been in great form for Ulster this season. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Ulster’s prospects of winning the Guinness Pro12 received a significant boost yesterday when a disciplinary panel judged that the red card Iain Hende(...)

Iain Henderson has been cleared by a disciplinary committee agfter he was sent off during Ulster’s 23-23 draw with Munster. Photograph: Inpho

Ulster and Ireland received excellent news in that Iain Henderson has had the red card he received for an incident in the Guinness Pro12 game (...)