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PREVIEW: Davies and Ospreys targeting Ulster reprieve

2 days ago by Welsh Regions News

Wales lock Bradley Davies says the Ospreys are ready to consign their heavy defeat to the Blues to the history books by getting back on course for a Guinness PRO2 play-off place with victory over Ulster...

Weekly Round Up

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon sign Luke McAlister    Toulon have announced that former All Black fly-half Luke McAlister will be joining the club from Toulouse next season with the 33-year-old having joined Toulouse...

Ulster quartet sign contract extensions

3 days ago by Ulster Rugby

Back row forward Clive Ross, lock Alan O'Connor, and scrum-half Dave Shanahan have all signed contract extensions that will keep them at Ulster Rugby until the summer of 2019, while hooker John Andrew...

Rugby Players Ireland CEO to leave role

4 days ago by Breaking News.ie : Rugby

The CEO of Rugby Players Ireland Omar Hassanein is to leave the organisation after six years in the role, writes Stephen Barry.

The Bateman Cup - A Brief History

4 days ago by Irish Rugby News

The Bateman Cup was first contested back in 1922 between Lansdowne and Cork Constitution. This weekend the Cork club are aiming for their fifth title in as many seasons. We take a look back at the history...

GUINNESS PRO12: Round 21 Preview

4 days ago by Irish Rugby News

All eyes return to the GUINNESS PRO12 Championship with four teams still fighting to join Leinster and Munster in the semi-finals. The Ospreys and Scarlets form the Welsh challenge, while Ulster have it...

Munster Switch Focus Back To Final Rounds Of PRO12

5 days ago by Irish Rugby News

The Munster squad regrouped at the High Performance Centre in UL yesterday as they switch their focus to the final two rounds of GUINNESS PRO12 action where they hope to secure a home semi-final at Thomond...

Munster Announce Player Of the Year Nominees

5 days ago by Irish Rugby News

The 2017 Munster Rugby Awards, in association with the Irish Independent, will take place on Thursday, May 4 at the Maryborough Hotel in Cork, and the nominations for the Senior Player and Academy Player...

Contract Extensions For Connacht's McKeon And Leader

5 days ago by Irish Rugby News

Connacht Rugby and the IRFU have confirmed contract extensions for two of the province's local players, Eoin McKeon and Darragh Leader.  

Ross To Retire At End Of The Season

5 days ago by Irish Rugby News

Leinster and Ireland prop Mike Ross has this morning confirmed that he will retire from rugby at the end of the season.