So how did your boys (or girls) do? Full listing of the weekend's senior results.
Celtic League:Leinster 35 (S. Byrne, D. Hickie 2, McCullen tries. Holwell 3 cons, 3 pens) Edinburgh 13 (Jacobsen, Lawson tries. Patterson pen) Ulster Senior League:Ballymena 47 (S. Young 3, J. McGruggan, A. Kennedy, A. Larkin 2 tries. Larkin 6 cons) Instonians 3 (S. Flynn drop goal) Ards 9 (A. Derwin 3 pens) Malone 14 (D. Cobain try, G. Fry 3 pens) Ballynahinch 6 (J. Gillespie 2 pens) Dungannon 22 (S. Mallon, A. Subherwal, G. Steenson try each. G. Steenson pen, 2 cons) Banbridge 41 (P. Stronge 2, M. Waugh 2, J. Dodds, M. Eadie tries. C. Lawson 3 cons) City of Derry 19 (R. Campbell, D. Houston, R. McCarter tries. R. McCarter 2 cons) Queen's University 29 (T. Smith 2, S. Glass, D. Hall tries. R. Drysdale 2 cons) Portadown 22 (D. Whitten, D. Black, J. Cubbitt tries. B. Gribben pen, 2 cons) Munster Senior League:Old Crescent 85 (N. O'Brien 3, L. Burke 2, E. Dalton 2, B. Leahy 2, A. McMahon, J. Cullinane, D. McDonagh, P. Ryan tries. R. McDonald 10 cons) Sunday's Well 5 (D. Power try) Cork Constitution 15 (R. Kenneally, C. Healy tries. P. McCarthy pen, con) UL Bohemian 16 (C. O'Boyle, C. Loughney tries. D. Fitzgerald 2 pens) Dolphin 30 (T. O'Leary 2, D. Murphy, S. O'Halloran tries. J. O'Mahony 2 pens, 2 cons) Thomond 19 (F. Daly 2, H. O'Neill tries. J. Cronin 2 cons) Highfield 12 (B. Roche, A. O'Neill tries. C. Quaid con) Clonakilty 19 P. Dillon 3 tries. G. Gribb 2 cons) UCC 43 (M. Kingsbeer 2, D. Hurley, P. Murphy, D. Fitzgerald, R. Noonan tries. M. Kingsbeer con, J. Manning 4 cons, pen) Young Munster 15 (D. Corcoran 2 tries. M. Connolly pen, con) Leinster Senior League:Section B:
DLSP 16 (F. Cooney try. P. de Barra 2 pens, con, S. Broughton pen) Carlow 13 (M. Logue try. R. Murphy 2 pens, con) Section C:Dublin University 71 (J. Heaslip 4, B. Canavan 2, M. Hogan, E. Molloy, F. Keane, B. Hastings, M. Garvey tries. S. Mitchell 8 cons) Seapoint 3 (A. Temple pen) Section D:Lansdowne 19 (J. Lyne, N. Ronan tries. A. Tallon 3 pens) Monkstown 0Naas 24 (S. Pringle, J. Toland tries. J. Moran 3 pens, dr.gl, con) Terenure 19 (M. Mahony, A. Dunlop tries. R. Governey 3 pens) Skerries 6 (D. O'Neill 2 pens) UCD 29 (J. Norton, P. Bredin, C. Davis, L. Bourke, M. Hastings tries. E. Hickey 2 cons) Connacht Senior League:Ballina 5 (I. Thornton try) Connemara 28 (D. Keogh 2, O. Delappe, G. Burke tries. M. Roodman 4 cons) Buccaneers 9 (N. O'Hara 3 pens) Galwegians 24 (D. Rogers 2, S. Meagher tries. P. Noble pen, 3 cons) WomenUnder-21 Interprovincial:Leinster 12Munster 5Senior Interprovincial:Leinster 20Munster 20Connacht 12Ulster 10
The Ireland Women's team played their first ever November Test match at the Twickenham Stoop last Saturday. We take a look back at the journey as Ireland capped nine new players in a rain-swept London.
Ireland Women's head coach Tom Tierney said that despite an 8-3 loss to England in their autumn international, the team put in an 'outstanding' effort and to get nine new caps on the pitch is 'a massive boost'.
Head coach Tom Tierney spoke to Irish Rugby TV about the Ireland Women's historic November international clash with England on Saturday. Ireland have eleven new caps in the squad as they build towards the Six Nations.
Ireland Women's second row Sophie Spence talks to Irish Rugby TV about being nominated for the World Rugby Women's Player of the Year honour. The winner will be announced at the World Rugby Awards at Battersea Evolution in London on Sunday.
There are three enforced changes to the Ireland team to play Argentina, with Iain Henderson, Jordi Murphy and Chris Henry all coming in up front. Watch as head coach Joe Schmidt announces the side for the quarter-final and flanker Henry talks about his inclusion.
Previewing Ireland's quarter-final clash with Argentina, hooker Rory Best said: "We've trained well and prepared well. It's a massive game. For us, it's going to need another step up from where we were last week against France. I think that's exciting. As a player, you want to be pushed to the end of your ability and there's no doubt Argentina will do that."
Ireland Women's head coach Tom Tierney, scrum coach Derek Dowling and captain Niamh Briggs talk about their open training session at Kingspan Stadium and preparations for next month's clash with England and the 2016 Women's Six Nations.
'It's a quiet presence that takes up a lot of space' - Joe Schmidt spoke today about the impact of losing Paul O'Connell and his inspirational role in the Ireland squad. The head coach also commented on the incredible contribution of Jared Payne and Peter O'Mahony.
Robbie Henshaw, who starred in the centre against France, talks about Paul O'Connell's influence on him, calling the Limerick man a 'true inspirational leader' and 'a massive loss' to the Ireland squad following his tournament-ending hamstring injury.
Ireland team manager Michael Kearney issues an update on the injuries suffered by Peter O'Mahony, Paul O'Connell and Jonathan Sexton, while full-back Rob Kearney reflects on the 24-9 pool win over France.