Trawl through the list of imports to play rugby on these shores over the years and you’ll do well to find a better one than Leinster’s man for all seasons, Isa Nacewa.
Edinburgh’s Sean Cox told him to enjoy his fu**ing time off and it looks as if he might have had a point as Ronan O’Gara was cited this evening for an incident in Munster’s victory yesterday.
The rumour mill has been going into overdrive this morning linking Jonathan Sexton with a move to Top 14 club Racing Metro.
Munster defeated Edinburgh today at Murrayfield, but failure to claim a bonus point means that the race for the quarter-finals will go down to the wire.
A scoreline that suggested an easy win for Ulster last night, but it was this great try gave them some breathing space against Glasgow.
The process has been far from smooth but Connacht have finally chosen their new head coach, former All Black Pat Lam.
Ulster become the first, and hopefully not the last, Irish province to qualify for the last eight of the Heineken Cup, with a 23-6 win over Glasgow at Ravenhill.
The main movers and shakers for this weekend's Heineken Cup clashes across the provinces, which gets underway tonight with Ulster in action at Ravenhill.