All you need to know about Saturday’s Pro14 Final

AFTER 152 games only two teams remain in the race to be crowned as the first champions of Ireland, Italy, Scotland, South Africa and Wales at the Guinness PRO14 Final on May 26.

It has been another terrific season as the Guinness PRO14 continues to go from strength to strength with attendances up 16 per cent, another new try-scoring record set with a tally of 861 while in European competition teams from the Championship continued to best their rivals from other leagues.

The...

Guinness PRO14 Final Preview – Leinster Rugby v Scarlets

LEINSTER Rugby will face defending champions Scarlets in the 2018 Guinness PRO14 Final on Saturday, May 26 at 18:00.

There is a huge amount at stake for both teams.

Scarlets are aiming to become only the second back-to-back champions of the competition while Leinster Rugby can become the first team from the Championship to complete a European and domestic double after their recent Champions Cup win.

Victory for Leinster Rugby would also deliver their fifth title, a result which...

Pro14 semi-final line-ups confirmed

THE Semi-Final line-up for the 2018 Guinness PRO14 Final Series has been confirmed after this weekend's Semi-Final Qualifier games.

As Conference winners, Glasgow Warriors and Leinster Rugby have advanced directly to the Semi-Finals where they have earned home advantage.

Defending champions Scarlets will travel to Scotstoun to take on Glasgow Warriors after their win over the Toyota Cheetahs in Llanelli and after beating Edinburgh in...

Scarlets army head to Dublin

THE sun was shining down on Parc Y Scarlets this morning as hundreds of Scarlets fans set off to Dublin ahead of tomorrow's European semi-final showdown with Leinster at the Aviva Stadium.

It is the first time the Welsh region have reached the semi-finals of Europe since 2007 when they faced Leicester Tigers at Welford Road.

Wayne Pivac's side have been in impressive form over the last couple of seasons, winning the Pro12 title last season and now in the top 4 of club rugby's...