# provincial - Tuesday 25 February, 2014
With the really big games come around in April, the flanker feels the benchmark needs to be set soon.
# provincial - Monday 24 February, 2014
The winger suffered no ill effects after an hour’s action in Cardiff.
# provincial - Friday 14 February, 2014
Here’s how Munster and Connacht will line up against Zebre and Edinburgh tomorrow.
# provincial - Friday 10 January, 2014
Pat Lam’s men got a taste for victory towards the tail end of 2013 and are hoping to rediscover it tomorrow.
# provincial - Sunday 5 January, 2014
It wasn’t just Ireland that witnessed full-blooded derbies this week.
# provincial - Friday 3 January, 2014
It’s 20 – 5 at half time in Belfast.
Brian O’Driscoll is back in harness for the Pro12 champions who have named Jordi Murphy at number seven.
Tonight’s inter-pro is a mouthwatering prospect.
# provincial - Thursday 2 January, 2014
There is more inter-provincial action on your TV screens tomorrow, rugby fans.
# provincial - Sunday 29 December, 2013
After suffering two defeats on the trot, the Leinster coach was finally able to feel the festive spirit.
The Kiwi felt compelled to slam his players for the second week running.
Out of the play-offs, but still no shortage of reason to be cheerful up north.
Leinster got back to winning ways last night and are well placed in their Pro12 defence.
# provincial - Sunday 22 December, 2013
Three out of four ain’t bad.
# provincial - Friday 6 December, 2013
All four Irish sides have named their Heineken Cup teams today.
# provincial - Friday 29 November, 2013
Just a pity half the games aren’t on TV.
# provincial - Friday 11 October, 2013
Six writers, five questions and a whole lot of French dominance.
Enjoy it while it lasts.
# provincial - Wednesday 9 October, 2013
Johnny-come-latelies: can’t live with ‘em, can’t balance the books without ‘em.
# provincial - Sunday 6 October, 2013
Now, who’s ready for the Heineken Cup?
# provincial - Friday 4 October, 2013
It’s Munster, it’s Leinster and so much more.
# provincial - Friday 27 September, 2013
Big guns, big lenses and out-halves who just love to run, it’s all ahead of us.
# provincial - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
The Ireland number eight joined Paul O’Connell to call on the game’s administrators to find a solution.
# provincial - Sunday 22 September, 2013
There was only one Irish winner, but it was a thrilling weekend of rugby.
# provincial - Friday 20 September, 2013
Inter-pro time, Zebo and Gilroy are back, Gopperth at 10 and Clarke’s debut.
Rob Kearney and Cian Healy have been named on the bench for Leisnter’s trip to Glasgow.
# provincial - Monday 16 September, 2013
Munster claimed the only Irish victory on the second week of the season, here’s how it all unfolded.
# provincial - Friday 13 September, 2013
So, everyone’s happy with the gameplan now, right?
Meanwhile, Connacht were unable to add to their half-time tally and return from Cardiff with nothing.
See, Simon can’t wait either.
# provincial - Wednesday 11 September, 2013
The southern province will spend the next nine days in camp abroad while taking on Zebre and Treviso.
‘Any purported cross-border club tournaments needed the approval both of the IRB, and of the relevant Unions.’
# provincial - Tuesday 10 September, 2013
Are the Heineken Cup’s days really numbered?
# provincial - Wednesday 4 September, 2013
Another season of big change in the southern province, but genuine cause for excitement too.
From really old ROG to re-watching Clermont, the big man was all chat this morning.
# provincial - Monday 2 September, 2013
We kick off our province by province previews with last year’s Pro12 runner-up.
# provincial - Sunday 1 September, 2013
Rugby players really enjoy these official kit launch photoshoots, eh?
# provincial - Saturday 31 August, 2013
The southern province are in the shape of their lives as they begin to look upwards on a harsh learning curve.
# provincial - Friday 30 August, 2013
Ronan O’Mahony’s hat-trick and Northampton’s disgusting jerseys are the main talking points in rugby tonight.
# provincial - Wednesday 28 August, 2013
The new Connacht coach is enthusiastic about the task of improving and developing the talents at his disposal.