Alan Quinlan says that Paul O’Connell’s desire to be the best player he could be combined with his team ethic is what set him apart.
Newport Gwent Dragons centre Ashley Smith has been forced to retire from rugby with immediate effect at the age of 28.
Wales have confirmed that Newport Gwent Dragons centre Tyler Morgan will be part of their World Cup training squad.
James Eddie and Jerry Yanuyanutawa have signed new deals with Glasgow Warriors, ahead of Saturday's PRO12 final.
DTH van der Merwe was quick to praise the game-winning conversion of Finn Russell after his try drew his side level.
The combination of Leicester's forward play and Bath's attack could turn England into a force, says Stuart Barnes.
French domestic mayhem, another Super Rugby star and a crying captain feature in Rupert Cox's weekly blog.
Munster held off a strong challenge from Ospreys to win 21-18 at Thomond Park and take their place in the PRO12 final.
Paul O’Connell has revealed that the victory over Ospreys was most likely his final game for Munster at Thomond Park.
Glasgow left it late to book a place in the Guinness PRO12 final after a nail-biting 16-14 win over Ulster at Scotstoun.
Glasgow Warriors coach Gregor Townsend wants his side to draw on previous PRO12 semi-final win before Ulster clash.
Head coach Matt O'Connor is to leave Leinster after two seasons in charge.
Ulster have made a whopping 11 changes for Friday’s Guinness PRO12 play-off against Glasgow Warriors.
Glasgow Warriors have confirmed that utility back Connor Braid will leave the club at the end of the season.
Dodgy refereeing, French figures and a sleeping giant's awakening feature in Rupert Cox's weekly blog.
Sam Warburton talks to Sky Sports about the need for Stability at the Cardiff Blues
Conor Murray scored a hat-trick of tries to help Munster to a 50-27 win over Newport Gwent in the PRO12.
Edinburgh's hopes of playing in the European Champions Cup next season have been wrecked after losing 36-23 to Leinster.
Adam Jones received a standing ovation on his last appearance for Cardiff Blues who recorded a 29-5 win over Zebre.
The Ospreys beat Connacht 24-20 but could not record a bonus point for a home PRO12 play-off.