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Ulster’s Craig Gilroy at Ravenhill this week. “I’m fully fit now and I’m good to go again.” Photograph: Inpho

“He’s a fair coach. That’s all you can ask,” said Craig Gilroy this week. The Irish and Ulster winger was referring to (...)

This is the most significant and pivotal few months in the professional era, for the long-term future of the European game.

There is so much political jostling in the current climate of uncertainty within European rugby, with both a pan-European Cup and now the Pro12 being (...)

Treviso (above) followed up the Italian Federations’ threat to pull out of the Rabo Pro12 by declaring their intention to do so at the end of the current season.

A meeting tomorrow in Paris between the various stakeholders in European club rugby, ie the representatives of the Six Nations along with the English (...)

 Dan Tuohy leaves the field after breaking his forearm after coming on for Paul O’Connell on Saturday. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt is expected to excuse a number of players from a mini-camp in Clonmel tomorrow and Thursday in favour of playing for their (...)

Leicester  outhalf  Toby Flood will call the shots for the Tigers at Welford Road this evening. Photograph:  Stu Forster/Getty Images

Few things can be associated with glamour in the East Midlands. But rugby matches like these are one. The bulldogs, Leicester, as proudly English as, (...)

Conor Murray makes a break for Munster during Saturday’s 20-7 victory over Gloucester at Kingsholm. Munster will know the outcome of four pools when they kick-off in Sunday’s game against Edinburgh. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

English critics of the Heineken Cup will no doubt cite the relative lack of customary drama on next weekend’s final round of pool games as further evi(...)

Connacht’s Jake Heenan will be back in action against Zebre. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht coach Pat Lam has made just two personnel changes to his side ahead of their Heineken Cup clash with Zebre in Galway on Saturday (3.40pm).Bot(...)

Leinster head coach Matt O’Connor: “Jordi carries the ball very well for us. He has a very broad skill set so he can play across the backrow.” Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Cold hard facts. Leo Cullen makes the natural leap from player to coach next summer while Brian O’Driscoll retires. All that can be done is to soften (...)

Ulster’s Andrew Trimble scores against Treviso last weekend.

For the first time in his season and a half in charge of Ulster, Mark Anscombe has named an unchanged 23 for two consecutive matches, and he will b(...)

Cian Healy: tweeted a picture of himself with his heavily bandaged angle encased in a plastic cast. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Cian Healy will miss Leinster’s return match against Northampton on Saturday at the Aviva Stadium due to an ankle injury. The Irish loosehead prop (...)

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