Rabo Direct Pro12

This summer Tim Visser is eligible to play for Scotland

Tim Visser extends Edinburgh deal

24-year-old Tim Visser has penned a new deal with Edinburgh Rugby, keeping the try-machine in the Scotland capital until 2015. Head coach Michael Bradley said: “Tim [Visser] is very much…

Brew was part of the Wales squad at the World Cup in New Zealand

Brew leaving Dragons for Biarritz

Newport Gwent Dragons can confirm that wing Aled Brew is set to leave the region at the end of the season for Biarritz. The 24-year old wing has enjoyed 2…

Former Super XV prop Nel has signed a 3 year deal

Edinburgh sign South African prop Nel

Edinburgh Rugby revealed details of a major overseas signing, announcing that they have recruited South African prop WP (Willem Petrus) Nel from Super 15 side Free State Cheetahs on a…

Kevin McLaughlin returns to captain Leinster

McLaughlin will captain Leinster against Treviso

The Leinster team to face Benetton Treviso in Thursday night’s RaboDirect PRO12 clash in the RDS (KO: 7.05pm) has been named. Dubliner Colm O’Shea will make his debut for the…

Ben Blair starts at fullback

Ben Blair back for Blues

After 15 months out with a knee injury Ben Blair returns to rugby this weekend Having suffered a knee injury in the Heineken Cup match against Castres in October 2010,…

Glasgow and Scotland Seven's

Horne extends Warriors stay

Peter Horne today became the latest highly rated rising star to be secured on a long-term contract by Glasgow Warriors. The 22-year-old centre has put pen to paper on a…

Glasgow pair Jackson and Low out of Scarlets match

Glasgow pair Jackson and Low out of Scarlets match

Two Glasgow Warriors players, Ruaridh Jackson and Moray Low, sustained injuries during the first half of last Saturday’s RaboDirect PRO12 match away to Scarlets. Stand-off Jackson was withdrawn from the…

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Thomson back for Glasgow against Scarlets

One of the longest-serving and most popular members of the Glasgow Warriors squad will head up the team’s bid to stay at the top end of the RaboDirect PRO12 when…

Molitika starts at blindside against Leinster

Blues name side to take on table leaders Leinster

Cardiff Blues have named their side to take on table topping Leinster this Saturday. Leinster are first place RaboDirect PRO12 table, having won their last nine games in the tournament,…