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22 AugZebre sharpening up ahead of new season
Gianluca Guidi insists Zebre have taken a step forward following Friday's pre-season loss to Munster as they prepare for their opening Guinness PRO12 fixture.
21 AugCardiff Blues rounding into form ahead of new season - Cook
There is still more to come from Cardiff Blues according to Macauley Cook after their pre-season win over Bristol.
20 AugTipuric back for Ospreys in preseason
Ospreys flanker Justin Tipuric enjoyed a successful return from injury after five months out of rugby in the Welsh region's 71-0 preseason victory over Belgium.
19 AugGlasgow Warriors appoint Dave Rennie to replace Townsend
Glasgow Warriors will appoint Dave Rennie as their new head coach ahead of the 2017/18 Guinness PRO12 season.
19 AugBealham signs contract extension to 2019 with Connacht Rugby
Connacht Rugby and the IRFU are pleased to announce the contract extension of Ireland international Finlay Bealham.
18 AugLeinster's O'Brien will not be rushed back from injury
Leinster flanker Sean O'Brien will take his time in returning from a ruptured hamstring with his Guinness PRO12 comeback tentatively scheduled for October after undergoing surgery.
17 AugRees expects new defence coach to make real difference at Ospreys
Gruff Rees believes new defence coach Brad Davis' sharpening up of Ospreys' defensive structures will make a real difference in the Guinness PRO12 this season.
16 AugIsa Nacewa Confirmed as Leinster Rugby Captain
Leinster Rugby Head Coach Leo Cullen has this morning confirmed that Isa Nacewa had been selected as Club Captain for the 2016/17 season.
15 AugRitchie thinking big for Edinburgh
The start of the Guinness PRO12 season is just under three weeks away, and Edinburgh back row Jamie Ritchie is desperate to build on a breakout year.
14 AugOlympian James Davies relishing return to Scarlets in Guinness PRO12
Fresh from collecting an Olympic silver medal with Great Britain's sevens team in Rio, Scarlets flanker James Davies insists he cannot wait to get back to work with his club side in the Guinness PRO12.
13 AugHeaslip expects Henry to make big impact at Leinster
Jamie Heaslip expects the arrival of Graham Henry to give Leinster the jolt that they need as they look to rebound from Guinness PRO12 final disappointment last season.
12 AugGlasgow Warriors' Mark Bennett tips his cap to rampant Fiji
Glasgow Warriors centre Mark Bennett admitted Fiji were just too good after he and his Team GB teammates were forced to settle for a silver medal in the inaugural Rugby Sevens competition in Rio.
11 AugNew Blues partnership expected to grow rugby across region
Cardiff Blues chief executive Richard Holland is expecting new principal partner Land Rover to help develop rugby throughout the region.
11 AugDragons unveil new 2016/17 match kits
Newport Gwent Dragons can today reveal their brand new Gilbert home and away kits for the 2016-17 season, which are available to buy from tomorrow.
11 AugEdinburgh Rugby unveil playing kits for 2016/17 season
Edinburgh Rugby today revealed their home and alternate Macron playing kits for the 2016/17 season.
10 AugScarlets' James Davies insists Team GB mean business in Rio
To say you are an Olympian is impressive in its own right, but Scarlets' James Davies insists Great Britain's fast start to the men's Rugby Sevens tournament proves they are not just there for a jolly.
09 AugPivac hoping to utilise Patchell at fly-half
New Scarlets signing Rhys Patchell is hoping he can make his claim stick for the No.10 jersey at his new region in the Guinness PRO12 this season.
09 AugOspreys add McCusker
The Ospreys have added former Scarlets captain, Rob McCusker, to the squad on a short-term contract to provide back row cover as preparations for the new season step up a gear.
09 AugConnacht sign lock Lewis Stevenson
Connacht Rugby and the IRFU are pleased to announce the recruitment of lock Lewis Stevenson for the 2016/17 season.
09 AugLewis Evans appointed Newport Gwent Dragons Captain
Lewis Evans has been named Newport Gwent Dragons Captain ahead of the 2016/17 season.