The RTÉ Sport team bring you the latest news from the world of rugby, as well as interesting features and discussions around the big issues in the sport.
Frustrating Connacht, Leinster's rematch and Champions Cup preview
Neil Treacy is joined by Johne Murphy and JP Cooney on this week's podcast. The panel look back on Leinster's dramatic win against Connacht, and we do a full preview of the four provinces as they begin their Champions Cup campaigns.
Interpros heating up, Big Joe McCarthy, and Munster's next captain
Neil Treacy is joined by Bernard Jackman and former Connacht prop JP Cooney to discuss the big talking points of the week in the BKT United Rugby Championship.
Leinster's revenge mission on Munster, Connacht's Shark attack
Neil Treacy is joined by Bernard Jackman and Johne Murphy on the RTÉ Rugby podcast as we look ahead to Leinster v Munster at the Aviva Stadium. We also check in on Connacht and Ulster after the pair recorded important wins against South African opposition.
Ulster's bounce-back, Conway retirement and Nienaber's Leinster arrival
Neil Treacy is joined by Jonny Holland to look back on this week's URC action. We examine how Ulster beat Munster in Belfast after perfecting the basics, as the province bounced back from their defeat to Connacht. And we look ahead to Munster v Stormers, Sharks v Connacht and Leinster's upcoming arrival of senior coach Jacques Nienaber.
URC focus | Who has stood out as World Cup stars return?
Neil Treacy is joined by Bernard Jackman and Johne Murphy on this week's podcast. The panel look over last week's Interpro win for Connacht against Ulster, and look ahead at Munster's trip to Belfast. And we discuss which young players have stood out ahead of the return of the international contingent.
How the Springboks went back to back, and what next for Ireland?
Neil Treacy is joined by Bernard Jackman and Jonny Holland to recap the Rugby World Cup final, as South Africa edge past New Zealand in a thriller in Paris. We also discuss what improvements Ireland have to make, as they begin the next World Cup cycle.