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The Irish provinces have all drawn testing groups in the 2013/14 Heineken Cup. Photograph: Inpho

This year’s French champions Castres and the team that had one hand on the Heineken Cup in 2010-11 before Leinster snatched it from them, Northampton,(...)

David Kilcoyne will battle it out with Tom Court for the loosehead spot against the United States on Saturday. Photograph:   Billy Stickland/Inpho

The Ireland squad embarked on this North American tour without a scrum coach, with Greg Feek on some well earned down time having double-jobbed with L(...)

Dejected Munster players clap off Clermont Auvergne  following the French side’s victory at  Stade de la Mosson. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

Joe Schmidt is set to be confirmed early this week as the next head coach of the Irish team on a three-year contract until the end of the 2015-(...)

Munster head coach Rob Penney believes in his underdogs. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Munster's Stephen Archer will miss the trip to France to face Clermont Auvergne in the Heineken Cup semi-final on Saturday. The prop coul(...)

Paddy Jackson returns at outhalf for Ulster’s trip to the Sportsground to take on Connacht.  Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

RaboDirect Pro12 leaders Ulster have made five personnel changes and two positional changes to the team that beat the Dragons at Ravenhill last(...)

Simon Zebo and the rest of the Munster squad prepare for the match earlier this week. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Having served his suspension for stamping, Brian O'Driscoll is set for his first appearance in a blue shirt of Leinster since January when Joe (...)

Paul O’Connell salutes the fans. Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

It finally happened. On Sunday afternoon at The Stoop, watching the controlled ferocity of the Munster pack squeeze the life out of Harlequins,(...)

 New Connacht head coach Pat Lam. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Pat Lam has been in Galway for eight days now and already the incoming Connacht coach says he’s “absolutely loving it”. The daily sunshin(...)

Casey Laulala celebrates with Simon Zebo after Munster’s victory over Harlequins at The Stoop. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The journey is supposed to be long over, a new generation of Munster men playing the Canterbury way, without all the potions a(...)

Doug Howlett stretches to score a try against Glasgow last weekend, injurying himself in the process. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Inpho

Munster captain Doug Howlett has been ruled out of Sunday's Heineken Cup quarter-final at Harlequins with a shoulder injury. Howlett's absence (...)

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