The 2012/13 Heineken Cup tournament is almost upon us and launches are taking place around Europe in the lead up to next week's opening pool matches. Check out some photos from the Irish and UK launches.
Click on the below links to view photos from this week's Heineken Cup launches in Dublin and London:
The Ireland squad are in Belfast this week for a training camp and took time out to visit the famous 'Titanic Belfast' exhibition where Paddy Jackson and Iain Henderson had their own Leo & Kate moment.
Ireland coaches Joe Schmidt, Les Kiss and John Plumtree gave an update on the squad, their reaction to the game against England and a preview of the upcoming clash with Italy at the Aviva Stadium today.
A mini camp in Clonmel last week ended with a visit to the world famous Coolmore Stud and a chance to meet champion racehorse Galileo. Rob Kearney was so impressed he nearly sang 'My Lovely Horse' in our latest #BehindTheGreen video
The Ireland squad and management went to Clonmel RFC this week for a two-day training camp. The prevailing bad weather made for some interesting conditions over the two days. Check it out in our latest #BehindTheGreen video.
Gordon D'Arcy will renew his long-standing centre partnership with Brian O'Driscoll when they line out together against Wales, extending their world record to 53 Tests together. We chatted to the Wexford man ahead of Ireland's second Six Nations game on Saturday.
Watch Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt announce the team to play Wales in the RBS 6 Nations on Saturday. Paul O'Connell, who returns to captain the men in green, and Schmidt also answer questions from the assembled media.