Leinster scrum-half Luke McGrath will miss Ireland Guinness Six Nations defence after being ruled out for up to eight weeks.
Ireland and Leinster out-half Johnny Sexton has been named the Rugby Union Writers' Club personality of the year for 2018.
Peter O'Mahony has emerged as a major doubt for Munster's Heineken Champions Cup clash against Exeter Chiefs due to a rib injury.
Champions Cup organisers have not received a formal complaint from Racing 92 following alleged verbal abuse aimed at Simon Zebo during Ulster's win over the Fre...
Ulster must start strong to have any chance of upsetting Racing 92 in the Heineken Champions Cup on Saturday, according to scrum-half John Cooney.