Pro 12

Lions Legend Wants To Cut Two Welsh Regions

Wales and Lions legend JPR Williams insists the switch from the old club system never worked and that the current system equates to ‘pouring money down the drain’. Lions legend JPR Williams has slammed regional rugby and believes the current system should be reduced to two teams, one in East Wales and one in the west. Williams is dismissive of …

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Munster Chasing All Blacks Star to Replace Hanrahan

Rumours have emerged in the Irish press today that Munster are potentially eyeing up an All Blacks World Cup winning centre to replace the departing JJ Hanrahan. It has been suggested that the Irish province are contemplating a move for All Blacks star Ben Smith after the World Cup. It seems however that a more realistic target for Munster will …

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The Pro12 XV

We decided it would be interesting to take a look at the strongest XV each major league in the world could field, here’s our team for the Pro12… 15.Rob Kearney Stuart Hogg deserves an honourable mention here, however Kearney’s continued solid performances for club and country see him edge in just ahead for the time being. 14.Tommy Bowe Bowe seems …

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This is Brilliant From Ulster

The Ulster team have released this statement which helps prove why rugby is such a fantastic sport; We are proud that a night at Kingspan Stadium watching the Ulster Rugby team play is a safe, enjoyable, inclusive experience for people of any age. [adsenseyu2] We have a number of traditions that we believe make our stadium one of the best …

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In The Loose’s ‘Scrum Down’-Previewing the top games of the weekend

I bet by the time your reading this, you’ve arrived home from work, kicked off your shoes, stocked up the fridge with your favourite beverage and charged up your numerous electronic devices ready for a weekend of hard-hitting, jaw-dropping rugby action. For the really lucky ones, you’re probably winding your way down to the fortress that is the Gardens for …

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Pro12 Games To Be Played During Rugby World Cup

The Pro12 will be played during next year’s Rugby World Cup [RWC] despite the English Premiership putting their league on hold. Elite matches are not allowed be played in the host country of a World Cup during the tournament, affecting the English top flight. Wales will stage eight World Cup games but the Pro12 will continue during the tournament. [adsenseyu2] …

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