On completing their Ireland training camp commitments this week at Carton House, Conor Murray, Munster captain Peter O'Mahony and Simon Zebo met with media in Dublin to officially launch the new adidas Munster Rugby home and alternate kits.
The 2015/16 GUINNESS PRO12 campaign will kick off on Friday, September 4 with last season's beaten semi-finalists - Ulster and the Ospreys - going head-to-head at Kingspan Stadium, and Leinster visiting Edinburgh.
After releasing details of the Leinster Academy panel for 2015/16, Academy manager and former Ireland international Girvan Dempsey spoke of his excitement about the new emerging talent and the players who are graduating to the professional ranks.
The IRFU and Munster Rugby can today confirm that Paul O'Connell will retire from international rugby at the end of the 2015 Rugby World Cup. The Ireland captain will be released from his IRFU Munster contract once Ireland's participation at the tournament is completed.
Leinster Rugby have today announced that scrum coach Marco Caputo has left the province with immediate effect. The former Australian international informed the Leinster Professional Game Board of his decision to leave at a meeting earlier this week.
The GUINNESS PRO12 final has a neutral venue for the first time as Kingspan Stadium, the home of Ulster Rugby, plays host to the two most consistent teams during the regular season - table toppers Glasgow Warriors and second-placed Munster.
Munster head coach Anthony Foley has named his team to face Glasgow Warriors in Saturday's GUINNESS PRO12 final at Kingspan Stadium (kick-off 6.30pm), making a number of tactical and injury-enforced changes to the side that defeated the Ospreys.
The Munster squad completed an overnight camp with a pitch session in Thomond Park today having gathered in Limerick yesterday to prepare for the upcoming GUINNESS PRO12 final against Glasgow Warriors.