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28 FebChistolini told it's time to shine
With Martin Castrogiovanni absent from the Italy front row, it is time for Zebre's Dario Chistolini to stand up and be counted.
28 FebPreview: Connacht v Benetton Treviso
Connacht head coach Pat Lam is looking forward to his side's first home game in six weeks as he makes two changes for Benetton Treviso's GUINNESS PRO12 visit on Sunday.
28 FebPreview: Cardiff Blues v Edinburgh
Cardiff Blues attack coach Paul John wants his players to show more passion in Sunday's home GUINNESS PRO12 clash against Edinburgh as they seek to end a poor of results.
27 FebLeinster leave it late to hold Ospreys
Jimmy Gopperth kicked a last-gasp penalty as Leinster scrapped their second GUINNESS PRO12 draw of the season.
27 FebPienaar inspires Ulster second-half fightback
Ulster came from behind to move level on points with Glasgow Warriors at the top of the GUINNESS PRO12 table after a Ruan Pienaar-inspired victory at the Kingspan Stadium.
27 FebSolomons: Gilchrist a big loss for Edinburgh
Edinburgh Rugby head coach Alan Solomons admits Grant Gilchrist's injury setback is a massive blow to his side after learning the lock will now miss their entire GUINNESS PRO12 campaign.
27 FebJones: Newport Gwent Dragons' chances up in the air
Winning the aerial duels with Zebre will see Newport Gwent Dragons secure only their second GUINNESS PRO12 win of 2015, according to full-back Geraint Rhys Jones.
27 FebPreview: Munster v Glasgow Warriors
Glasgow Warriors head coach Gregor Townsend hopes his players will take their opportunities to shine after including six debutants in the squad to face Munster.
27 FebConnacht team to face Benetton Treviso
Pat Lam has made two personnel changes to his side that will face Benetton Treviso at the Sportsground on Sunday (5:15pm).
27 FebMunster Squad Named For Glasgow
Head Coach Anthony Foley makes seven changes from last weekend's starting line-up in naming his side to face Glasgow Warriors in Round 16 of the Guinness PRO12 at Irish Independent Park tomorrow night, ko 7:15pm.
27 FebZebre Rugby Team Announcement
The Zebre Rugby coaching staff has announced the starting line-up for Sunday's clash against the Dragons. The Stadio Lanfranchi in Parma will host the encounter against the Welsh side which has never been beaten by the Italians in the 5 previous Guinness PRO12 meetings.
27 FebDenton returns against Cardiff
As Edinburgh Rugby continue to pursue a top-six position in the Guinness PRO12, there are six changes, following last Friday's defeat to Ulster, to the XV who will start against Cardiff on Sunday (1 March, BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park, kick-off 12.45pm).
27 FebAshe returns for trip to Cork
Adam Ashe returns to the Glasgow Warriors side for tomorrow's GUINNESS PRO12 encounter with Munster at the Irish Independent Park (kick-off 7.15pm) - live on Sky Sports 3.
27 FebThree changes to the Dragons team to take on Zebre
Newport Gwent Dragons will take on Zebre at Stadio Lanfranchi on Sunday evening, with three changes to the team that narrowly lost out to Connacht at Rodney Parade last weekend.
27 FebPaulo hits milestone as Hoeata returns
Lock Filo Paulo will play his 50th game for the region and second row partner Jarrad Hoeata also returns as Cardiff Blues face Edinburgh Rugby in the Guinness PRO12 at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park on Sunday afternoon (kick-off 12.45pm).
27 FebBenetton Rugby - Team Announcement
Benetton Treviso will take on Connacht on Sunday at the Sportsground. The game will be played at 17:15 GMT and will be shown at 20:00 on Nuvolari. Direction is entrusted to the Scottish referee Andrew McMenemy.
27 FebMcGrath wants Leinster response against familiar foe
Luke McGrath insists Leinster must recover from recent disappointments to reignite their GUINNESS PRO12 aspirations when they face off with fellow title rivals Ospreys.
27 FebBraid to stay in Glasgow
Connor Braid will now be staying with Glasgow Warriors until the end of the season.
26 FebCotter wants Horne to use Glasgow Warriors momentum
Scotland head coach Vern Cotter is backing Glasgow Warriors fly-half Peter Horne to continue his impressive GUINNESS PRO12 form when he lines up for the national team this weekend.
26 FebPreview: Ospreys v Leinster
Ospreys head coach Steve Tandy admits Friday's clash against Leinster Rugby will prove crucial in his side's bid to make the GUINNESS PRO12 play-offs.