Rugby


Connacht quintet extend deals

New contract extensions have been announced for five Connacht players ahead of next season....

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Ryan signs new contract

Ireland and Leinster have been boosted by the news that lock James Ryan has signed a new three-year central contract....

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Bradley extends Zebre stay

Michael Bradley has agreed to extend his tenure as head coach of Italian outfit Zebre until the end of the 2022 campaign....

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Two sign new deals at Ulster

Matty Rea and Stewart Moore have both agreed new deals with Ulster as Dan McFarland’s rebuilding programme at the province gathers pace....

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Trio sign new Munster deals

Stephen Archer, Dan Goggin and Liam O'Connor have all signed two-year contract extensions with Munster, the club has confirmed....

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The Front Row

It’s looking like two in and two out for the Irish provinces as we look ahead to the final round of pool games in the Champions Cup this weekend....

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Doc of the Week: Where’s Your Pride?

This is the story of Ireland’s Triple Crown winning exploits of 1982 and 1985. eir sport 1, Thur, Jan 23rd 7.45pm...

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Rugby law amendments to be trialled this year

A number of law amendments will be trialled at various tournaments throughout 2020, World Rugby has announced....

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Deegan eyes top seeding for Leinster

Leinster back row Max Deegan says the squad are determined to secure top seeding for the knock-out stages of the Champions Cup by beating Benetton in their final pool game this weekend....

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Ruddock takes up Ospreys role

Former Wales coach Mike Ruddock has taken up a newly-created role of performance director with struggling Welsh side Ospreys....

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