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22 OctLam: Craig Ronaldson gives Connacht different threat
Connacht head coach Pat Lam believes the return of Craig Ronaldson from injury has added another dimension to his side's midfield, as they look to make it two wins from two in the Champions Cup on Sunday.
22 OctNacewa demands clinical Leinster for Montpellier challenge
Isa Nacewa's 47th minute bonus-point try helped Leinster to start their European Rugby Champions Cup campaign with a flourish against Castres, but the New Zealander has urged his side to be more clinical when they face French powerhouses Montpellier on Sunday.
21 OctO'Connor looking for European response from Ulster
Alan O'Connor is hoping he and his Ulster team-mates can give a better account of themselves on the European stage when Exeter Chiefs come to town on Saturday.
21 OctPeter Jackson: Six clues to European Round 2
Guinness PRO12 teams claimed more victories in the Champions' Cup last weekend than their counterparts from the Aviva Premiership and Top 14. In round one, the Guinness PRO12 won four of their six matches, the English clubs three of their six, the French two out of six.
21 OctHodge won't make sweeping changes - Kennedy
Minor improvements and not wholesale changes have been the recipe at Edinburgh under acting head coach Duncan Hodge, according to scrum-half Sean Kennedy.
20 OctWilson and Blues wary of Pau's European threat
They suffered defeat in their opening European Challenge Cup game against Bath, but Pau's strength in depth is something Cardiff Blues must be wary of according to head coach Danny Wilson.
19 OctO'Mahony pays tribute to Foley
Peter O'Mahony paid an emotional tribute to Anthony Foley in the first Munster press conference since the club legend passed away overnight on Saturday.
19 OctLudik agrees to extend stay at 'homely' Ulster
South African full-back Louis Ludik says he feels at home at the Kingspan Stadium after agreeing a three-year contract extension with Ulster Rugby.
18 OctJackson Column: Foley and Munster were the greatest double act of all
There are times when the game has to be pushed aside, when the sudden death of a towering figure makes any reference to the state of play sound disrespectfully irrelevant, writes Peter Jackson.
18 OctHenshaw looking to make his mark at Leinster
Robbie Henshaw may be pleased with his early Leinster performances, but the former Connacht man claims there is more to come as he settles into life in a blue shirt.
18 OctGuinness PRO12 in Europe - Round 1 Wrap
With the sad news of Anthony Foley's death, on-field matters became a secondary concern for the Guinness PRO12 clubs over an extremely difficult opening European weekend.
18 OctGerald Davies pays tribute to Anthony Foley
As Chairman of PRO12 Rugby, I wish to offer my condolences to the family of Anthony Foley and to all of those at Munster Rugby and beyond who were touched by his tremendous character.
16 OctRest in peace, Anthony Foley
Everyone at PRO12 Rugby is deeply saddened by the passing of Munster head coach Anthony Foley. Our deepest sympathies and condolences go to his family and all those connected to Munster Rugby during this time.
16 OctMuldoon: Belief is coursing through Connacht's veins
Connacht skipper John Muldoon insisted there was never ever any doubt that his side could turn around their disappointing early-season form after his side's superb Champions Cup victory over Toulouse.
16 OctTownsend insists Glasgow Warriors can perform even better despite record win
Glasgow Warriors may have inflicted Leicester Tigers' heaviest European defeat on Friday night but Gregor Townsend insists his team still could have played better during the 42-13 victory.
14 OctKiss wants Ulster back on their game in Europe
Ulster's director of rugby Les Kiss is hoping his side can bounce back from their defeat at the hands of Guinness PRO12 champions Connacht when they kick off their European Champions Cup campaign against Bordeaux-Begles on Sunday.
14 OctWilliams relishing Scarlets' European schedule
They are the only Welsh club dining at Europe's top table this season and centre Scott Williams is determined Scarlets fly the flag successfully after being paired with defending champions Saracens in the pool stages.
13 OctPRO12 sides gearing up for European action
Head coach Gregor Townsend is anticipating a stern test when Leicester Tigers come to a sold-out Scotstoun Stadium on Friday as the European Rugby Champions Cup takes to the stage.
13 OctMuldoon and Connacht ready for European challenge
They have experienced a tough start to their defence of the Guinness PRO12 title but Connacht skipper John Muldoon insists it will be all change in Europe.
12 OctHogg signs new Warriors contract until 2019
Glasgow Warriors have received a major boost ahead of Friday's European Rugby Champions Cup opener against Leicester Tigers, with the news that Scotland international full-back Stuart Hogg has committed his future to the club.