Leinster tighthead prop Tadgh Furlong says Saracens will once again be the team to beat in this year's European Rugby Champions Cup,...
Schalk van der Merwe is set to make his Ulster debut in Sunday's Champions Cup game against La Rochelle at Stade Marcel-Deflandre.
Munster and Ireland full-back Simon Zebo has yet to make a decision on his future but says he wants to play Top 14 rugby in France at some point.
Ireland will play three Tests against Australia Down Under next June.
Mark McCall has ruled himself out contention for the Ireland head coach job when Joe Schmidt leaves the role.