Ulster flanker Stephen Ferris underwent surgery in December to repair ankle tendon damage that he sustained in a RaboDirect PRO12 match against Edinburgh.
Connacht Rugby has announced their team to face Cardiff tomorrow in Round 16 of the RaboDirect PRO12 league
The Leinster team to face Benetton Treviso in Saturday evening's RaboDirect PRO12 clash in the RDS (KO: 5pm) has been named.
Mike Sherry will captain the Munster side when they take on Scarlets in Llanelli on Saturday evening (6.30).
A disciplinary hearing by an independent RaboDirect PRO12 Disciplinary Committee for Leinster’s second row Tom Denton will be held in Dublin tomorrow.
Connacht Rugby has announced their team to face Ospreys tomorrow night in Round 15 of the RaboDirect PRO12 league.
Ulster welcome back Ireland forwards Declan Fitzpatrick, Iain Henderson and Chris Henry for the RaboDirect PRO12 clash against Zebre this Friday (kick off 7.05pm, Ravenhill).
Ulster Rugby has been boosted by the news that Lewis Stevenson, Neil McComb and Sean Doyle have signed contract extensions with the club.
Edinburgh Rugby are beginning the search today for a new coaching team to steer the club from the 2013/14 season.
Following Wales’ loss to Ireland in the first round of the Six Nations, three of their Regions have a chance to avenge the result when they take on Irish opposition as the RaboDirect PRO12 returns after a five week break.