Swap Players – Champions Cup & Challenge Cup

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The following players have been nominated by their clubs as incoming Swap Players for the 2019/20 Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup tournaments.   The registration of the incoming players...

Connacht announce additional terracing for interprovincial clash

3 months ago by Connaght Domestic Rugby

Connacht Rugby have announced that they will be installing additional temporary terracing in the Sportsground to meet the ticket demand for the interprovincial clash with Leinster on Friday night.  ...

Boost for Connacht as O’Halloran, O’Brien and Farrell all sign contract extensions

3 months ago by Connaght Domestic Rugby

Connacht Rugby are delighted to announce that Tiernan O’Halloran, Sean O’Brien and Tom Farrell have all signed contract extensions with the province taking them up to the end of the 2021/22 season....

Galway Corinthians Volunteer Honoured By Federation Of Irish Sport

3 months ago by Irish Rugby News

A Galway Corinthians club member was among those to be honoured at the Volunteers in Sports Awards in Dublin yesterday. Derek Niland joined volunteers from across a wide variety of sports at the event...

Munster add academy out-half to Champions Cup squad to ease injury problems

3 months ago by Breaking : Rugby

Munster have moved to ease their fly-half problems by adding academy number 10 Ben Ryan to their Heineken Champions Cup squad.

Shaun Edwards unveiled as France’s new defence coach

3 months ago by Breaking : Rugby

The former Wales coach will be part of Fabien Galthie’s backroom team.

October 2019 Energia All-Ireland League Try Of The Month Winners Announced

3 months ago by Irish Rugby News

The Men’s and Women’s #EnergiaAILTry Of The Month winners for October 2019 have been announced. Jenni Burke’s try for Blackrock College against Galwegians in the opening round is a worthy winner...

Three-Year Contract Extension For Ulster Flyer Lyttle

3 months ago by Irish Rugby News

Ulster winger Robert Lyttle has committed his future to the province for a further three years, with a deal that keeps him at Kingspan Stadium until at least 2023. The 22-year-old Lyttle has been in excellent...

McCall: Full facts of Saracens’ salary cap breach ‘will come out in due course’

3 months ago by Breaking : Rugby

Saracens are appealing against a 35-point deduction and a fine of more than £5million for breaching salary cap rules.

Scannell: Larkham may be the missing ingredient in Munster's European quest

3 months ago by Breaking : Rugby

Simon Lewis Rory Scannell embarks on his fifth European campaign this weekend confident that the value new attack guru Stephen Larkham can add to Munster’s arsenal could be the missing ingredient...