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Injury blow for Munster

10 April 2012 - 7:00am
Munster are set to be without number eight James Coughlan for Saturday's PRO12 game against Glasgow due to a fractured left hand.

Match officials to April 15

10 April 2012 - 3:11am
Super Rugby is joined once again by Aviva Premiership, RaboDirect PRO12 and Top 14 rugby this week as officials get their jobs.

Heineken Cup: Team of the Week

10 April 2012 - 1:37am
Now that the dust has settled, Planet Rugby thought it only right to hand out some praise to the quarter-final stars of the Heineken Cup.

Bulls won't apologise to Crusaders

10 April 2012 - 1:34am
The Bulls will not apologise to the Crusaders after no video evidence of eye-gouging was found by Sanzar's judiciary system.

Season over for Manning

10 April 2012 - 12:13am
Newcastle have confirmed that back Jeremy Manning will be out for the rest of the season with ruptured ligaments in his right thumb.

Lam stays on despite Blues' poor form

9 April 2012 - 10:46pm
Blues coach Pat Lam will not resign despite his team's poor start to the season, which sees them sitting joint-bottom of the table.

Foley set to use rotation policy

9 April 2012 - 9:07pm
Michael Foley could use a rotation policy to ease the heavy workload on the Waratahs' forwards when they play the Rebels on Friday.

Loose Pass

9 April 2012 - 8:33pm
This week we will mostly be concerning ourselves with excuses, accusations, manipulations and reflections...

Cowan blown away by Stormers

9 April 2012 - 8:11pm
Although Jimmy Cowan's 100th match for the Highlanders ended in defeat it was still a memorable occasion for the All Black.

Crusaders cleared over eye-gouge claim

9 April 2012 - 6:21pm
A Super Rugby citing commissioner says eye-gouging allegations by two Bulls players at the Crusaders cannot be substantiated.

European Cup semi-finals finalised

9 April 2012 - 8:57am
The fixtures for the Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup semi-finals have been confirmed.

Brive complete French clean sweep

9 April 2012 - 8:09am
Brive edged Scarlets 15-11 on Sunday to ensure the Amlin Challenge Cup semi-finals will be contested exclusively by French clubs.

McCall points finger at salary cap

9 April 2012 - 7:40am
Saracens boss Mark McCall has blamed the salary cap for the absence of Premiership clubs in the European semi-finals.

Past lessons pay off for Ulster

9 April 2012 - 7:15am
Johann Muller said Ulster's Heineken Cup quarter-final victory over Munster could be put down to the lessons learnt over the past year.

Off-field yellow for Jantjies

9 April 2012 - 12:28am
Lions fly-half Elton Jantjies has been issued with an off-field yellow card for contravening Law 10.4 (e) Dangerous Tackling on Saturday.

Clermont outclass Saracens

8 April 2012 - 11:06pm
Clermont cruised into the Heineken Cup semi-finals on Sunday with a convincing 22-3 win over Saracens at Vicarage Road.

Ulster conquer Munster

8 April 2012 - 10:55pm
Ulster set up a Heineken Cup semi-final date with Edinburgh after beating Munster 22-16 at Thomond Park in Limerick on Sunday.

Strauss proud of Cheetahs

8 April 2012 - 10:25pm
Cheetahs captain Adriaan Strauss put his team's victory over the Lions down to a top defensive effort from the Bloemfontein side.

Three to four weeks for McCaw

8 April 2012 - 6:52pm
Crusaders flank Richie McCaw has ruled out a return against the Stormers next week as his recovery from injury is "progressing slowly".

Bowden confirms Exiles departure

28 February 2012 - 8:13pm
Fly-half Dan Bowden has confirmed that he will be leaving London Irish at the end of the season but has not named his destination.