Guinness PRO12 League

News, reports and interviews from the RaboDirect PRO12 League.

Gregor Townsend: Pro12 is better than Premiership

Gregor Townsend has blasted critics of the Guinness Pro12 and insists the league is of superior quality to both the Premiership and Top14...

September 8, 2016

Leinster coaching staff bolstered with Stuart Lancaster

Leinster have this morning confirmed the appointment of Stuart Lancaster to the senior coaching team. Since leaving his position with the..

September 6, 2016

WRU in talks to take over the Cardiff Blues

Welsh Rugby Union bosses are considering a shock take-over of Cardiff Blues. Blues chairman Peter Thomas has held talks with the WRU’s..

August 31, 2016

Nick Williams puts his faith in Danny Wilson’s Blues rebuilding job

Nick Williams admits he hardly ever “sang the Blues” but is ready to help Cardiff hit the right note. The former All Black revealed his..

August 26, 2016

Scarlets Statement on behalf of Llanelli RFC

Llanelli RFC, in conjunction with Scarlets Rugby, can today confirm that a decision has been undertaken to convert Llanelli Rugby Club into..

August 15, 2016

Giles handed first Ospreys professional contract

The Ospreys have handed 18-year old winger Keelan Giles his first professional contract. The teenager has put pen to paper on a three-year..

August 2, 2016

We’re right to follow England says Scott Quinnell

Former Wales No.8 Scott Quinnell believes the WRU’s decision to resurrect an ‘A’ team will help close the gap on the world’s best..

June 29, 2016

The incredible story of Connacht sensation Niyi Adeolokun

Tony Smeeth was watching the Pro12 Grand Final from his father’s hospital bedside in Dorchester when a familiar figure flashed across the..

June 10, 2016

Jonny Sexton ruled out of South Africa tour

Jonny Sexton has been ruled out of Ireland’s tour of South Africa due to injury. The Leinster fly-half picked up a shoulder injury in the..

June 2, 2016

Bradley Davies to return to Wales

Wasps have confirmed that international lock Bradley Davies will return to Wales next season to take up a national dual contract with the..

May 16, 2016

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