Reigning champions Munster made a winning start to the IRFU Women's Interprovincial Championship when they overcame Connacht at the Sportsground last Saturday. Check out the highlights from Irish Rugby TV.
The Leinster squad has been bolstered by the return of a number of Ireland internationals ahead of their Heineken Cup round 3 showdown with Northampton Saints at Franklin's Gardens on Saturday (kick-off 6pm).
Defending champions Munster and chief rivals Leinster picked up first round wins in the IRFU Women's Interprovincial Championship on Saturday, with a number of Grand Slam winners and provincial newcomers on the scoresheet.
Ulster kept up their quest for a top four RaboDirect PRO12 position as Darren Cave's first half try and solid kicking from Paddy Jackson helped them get the better of second-from-bottom Zebre in Parma.