Head coach Matt O'Connor is to leave Leinster after two seasons in charge.
Brian O'Driscoll has been named as one of the ambassadors for Ireland’s bid to host the Rugby World Cup in 2023.
Ireland rugby great Gordon D’Arcy has announced that he intends to retire after the Rugby World Cup this autumn.
Ireland and Leinster hooker Sean Cronin is expected to be sidelined for three months because of a shoulder injury.
Ireland captain Paul O'Connell would be "an invaluable addition" to Toulon, according to their wing Drew Mitchell.
Irish rugby star Alison Miller has been named Sportswoman of the Month for March.
Ulster and Ireland centre Stuart Olding has been ruled out of the World Cup after suffering a knee injury which will keep him out of action for nine months.
Leinster flanker Rhys Ruddock could miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on an arm injury.
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