Joe Schmidt will keep driving Ireland to even greater heights whatever the decision on his long-term future, according to prop Dave Kilcoyne.
Joe Schmidt has admitted he is still agonising about his decision on whether to commit his long-term future to Ireland or return to his native New Zealand.
Ireland will be boosted by the “chase” of New Zealand still holding onto their world number one ranking, according to Luke McGrath.
Danny Cipriani has been banned for three weeks following his sending off in Gloucester’s Heineken Champions Cup game against Munster.
Glasgow Warriors rode the Scotstoun breeze to a 22 point lead at half-time and then held on against it with some smothering defence to beat Munster and start their Guinness PRO14 season with two wins from two.
Glasgow laid down a marker for the Guinness PRO14 with a bonus point victory over their chief rivals Munster in a compelling all-round display at Scotstoun.
Munster represent Glasgow’s toughest test of the Guinness PRO14 season so far and even the winning formula so far won’t do the job, believes Dave Rennie.
Adam Ashe is back to the form that made Vern Cotter pick him from Scotland straight out of club rugby, and it’s been a concerted run free from injury as well as the powers of positive thinking.
If the Glasgow Warriors were a car, they’d be a classic but temperamental sports coupe.
Ian Keatley’s late drop goal consigned Glasgow to their third consecutive defeat in the Guinness PRO12 as Munster became the third team to beat the Warriors at Scotstoun this season.