18:28, 25 May 2013
Leinster 24 Ulster 18 On Joe Schmidt's final game as head coach, and at the fourth time of asking, Leinster are Rabo Direct Pro 12 champions thanks to a six-point win over Ulster at the RDS this afternoon.
14:15, 24 May 2013
The era of this Leinster team is over but they should cap it with another trophy on Saturday evening, even if it's not the one they wanted most
13:52, 24 May 2013
Ulster's John Afoa will start at tighthead in the only change to the starting XV that defeated the Scarlets a fortnight ago for tomorrow's RaboDirect PRO12 Final against Leinster at the RDS (4.45pm).
13:22, 24 May 2013
Leinster centre Brian O'Driscoll has recovered from the back problem which kept him out of the Amlin Challenge Cup final, and takes his place amongst a strong starting XV to take on Ulster in the RaboDirect PRO12 at the RDS tomorrow (4.45pm).
14:36, 23 May 2013
Derry Peters has assembled a powerful-looking squad laced with Cork's All-Ireland winning senior stars as Munster look to regain the Mick Talbot cup in Saturday's MMI Interprovincial tournament.
11:38, 23 May 2013
Bank of Ireland has confirmed that it will become main sponsor of Munster Rugby from July 2013.
22:01, 20 May 2013
Ulster have bolstered their squad with the addition 27-year-old tighthead prop, Bronson Ross, who signed from Coventry Rugby Club on a one-year development contract.
14:42, 20 May 2013
The Leinster management must contend with a number of injuries arising from Friday's Amlin Challenge Cup victory, as they prepare for Saturday's RaboDirect PRO12 final in the RDS against Ulster (4.45pm).
14:35, 20 May 2013
Samoan international, James So'oialo, younger brother of former All-Blacks Number 8 Rodney So'oialo and former Harlequins scrum half Stephen will join Connacht this summer.
17:28, 19 May 2013
Jonny Wilkinson has capped a triumphant Heineken Cup campaign with Toulon by being named European player of the year.