join the Planet Network
Ireland and Ulster wing Tommy Bowe has announced that he will call time on his professional rugby career at the end of the current season.
Ireland flanker Sean O’Brien could miss the start of the Six Nations after having surgery on an injured hip, Leinster have confirmed on Friday.
Munster lock Jean Kleyn has ruled out representing the Springboks and instead has Ireland ambitions when he qualifies for residency in 2019.
Leinster senior coach Stuart Lancaster has confirmed that Garry Ringrose will be sidelined for the opening rounds of the Six Nations.
Tommy Bowe is set to be sidelined for up to eight weeks after sustaining a shoulder injury in Ulster’s drubbing at the hands of Leinster.