The anticipation is building ahead of tonight's annual Colours match between UCD and Dublin University which takes place at the Belfield Bowl at 7.30pm. The Women's game between the two arch rivals will be played as the curtain raiser on the Astro pitch (4pm).
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Michael Ring TD, today announced an investment package of 7.4 million euro from the Irish Sports Council, to support grassroots development in Rugby, Football and Gaelic Games.
Portlaoise RFC played host to hundreds of boys and girls from all over Ireland in the second Aviva Mini Rugby Festival of the season. We caught up with Ireland's Rhys Ruddock and Nora Stapleton and some of the young players at last Saturday's event. There was also a guest appearance by the Men's and Women's RBS 6 Nations trophies.