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Ulster’s Andrew Trimble back in action tonight against Ospreys.

Ospreys next game is Leinster in the Heineken Cup, while Ulster’s first dip into Europe brings Leicester Tigers. There are more than just points ridin(...)

Connacht’s head coach Pat Lam.  Photograph: Dan Sheridan.

Pat Lam is a hard man to put down. Connacht’s coach has infectious enthusiasm and through some of those slanting winter months in Galway that characte(...)

Munster’s Keith Earls: lines out at centre at Musgrave Park tonight against Newport. Photograph: Inpho

It’s turning out to be an interesting weekend of rugby for Irish coach Joe Schmidt. Keith Earls plays at outside centre for Munster tonight against Ne(...)

Tommy Bowe is back from wrist injury to face Treviso at Ravenhill tonight.

Ulster’s sparkling back line should draw attention tonight. With Tommy Bowe back from the Lions and a wrist injury slipping in beside Jared Payne, Luk(...)

Munster BJ Botha is out of action for four weeks with a knee injury. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Munster prop BJ Botha is expected to be sidelined for at least four weeks with a medial ligament injury.The Grade 2 tear was sustained in the friendly(...)

Centre-left Ignazio Marino celebrates after being elected new mayor of Rome.

Italian politics has produced yet another helter-skelter moment with the centre-left Democratic Party (PD) walking away with almost all the spoils in (...)

Llanelli Scarlets don’t know yet if Wales wing George North will have recovered from his sternum injury to face Ulster. Photograph: Huw Evans/Inpho

Had Llanelli coach Simon Easterby no concerns about what injured players were available to him this week, the alternative might have been to dw(...)

Ulster fullback Jared Payne has been named in the Barbarians squad.  Photograph:  Darren Kidd/Inpho/Presseye

Ulster fullback Jared Payne has signed a new three-year deal with Ulster, on the day he was named alongside Munster prop BJ Botha in the Barbar(...)

Ian Madigan in action for Leinster against Biarritz in the Challenge Cup semi-final. Photograph: Inpho

Two players who will not feature on the Lions tour to Australia this summer, Leinster’s Ian Madigan and Glasgow’s Tim Visser, have polled highest i(...)

Connacht’s Fetu’u Vainikolo runs with the ball. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Eric Elwood will take his Connacht team abroad for a final time before he steps down as coach at the end of the season. The province’s f(...)

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