Munster v Scarlets - Guinness PRO12 Final

Proposed PRO14 – Short Term Pain for Long Term Gain

Hindsight will obviously decide on whether this brave move proved to be a catalyst to a large step forward for the competition. But proactively trying to rectify many of the challenges and concerns within the game should be applauded, and the proposed PRO14 intent provide optimism for the team's involved.

Zebre Takeover Lies Ahead

A Zebre takeover by the FIR has been announced this morning by the Guinness Pro12 club via social media, and will take place before...

Lions Star Liam Williams Joins Saracens

The Scarlets full back will be joining five other teammates who toured New Zealand for the start of the 2017/2018 season hopping over the Welsh/English border...
Super Rugby Rd 17 - Kings v Cheetahs

South African Pro12 Entry May Have to be Delayed

The South African Pro12 entry is one that is appearing no earlier for Guinness Pro12 fans. The Kings and Cheetahs played their last Super...

Edinburgh Set To Play ‘Expansive High Tempo’ Game Under Cockerill

Future success with Edinburgh in this combination of both expansive and tight-play could well earn the former Tiger’s man a few missed calls from the RFU in the years ahead. After all, Eddie Jones is only in his current role until 2019. This reporter for one, will be keeping a keener eye than usual on the Guinness Pro12 side Edinburgh next season, in the hope of seeing both an enthralling game plan - and success for Richard Cockerill, in his new direction.

Super Rugby Round 16: The African Conferences

Super Rugby Round 16 was preceded by the announcement that the Toyota Cheetahs and Southern Kings would be dropped from Super Rugby. Super Rugby Round...
Munster v Scarlets - Guinness PRO12 Round 6

Proposed ‘Pro14 With South Africa Teams’ Takes a Step Closer

A proposed 'Pro14 with South Africa teams' takes a step closer, with meetings between Pro12 shareholders and Celtic Rugby Ltd. Chief Executives over the next...

Key Thoughts After Super Rugby Round 15

The key thoughts after Super Rugby Round 15 for this scribe is where the South African Rugby Union (SARU) are headed with the Super...
SA Pro Rugby

South African Super Rugby Teams in the PRO12

A new concept circulating in the rugby world is the possibility of South African Super Rugby teams competing in the European Guinness PRO12 competition. South...
Ospreys v Munster - Guinness Pro12

Guinness Pro12 Semi-Final Weekend: The Preview

Ireland has provided six of the last nine winners for the Guiness Pro12 and 60% of the play-off teams for the last five years and no...