The Rabo Direct Pro12 is the top domestic rugby union league in Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Italy. The league was previously known as the Celtic League and Magners League. It produces some of Europe's top rugby players. Get in the Gear of the Rabo Direct Pro12 rugby gear at the World Rugby Shop.
Ulster on Thursday confirmed that Simon Danielli has decided to retire from the game due to a back injury which has plagued the wing throughout this last season.
Munster have been dealt a massive blow ahead of their Pro 12 semifinal clash with Ospreys, with the news that Paul O'Connell won't be fit.
Edinburgh have signed talented 22-year-old Worcester Warriors outside back Mike Penn on a one-year contract.
Lions centre Doppies la Grange has signed a two-year contract with Italian outfit Benetton Treviso and will join the Pro12 side at the end of June.
Munster could be without stalwarts Paul O'Connell and Damien Varley, who are rated unlikely to feature in the Pro 12 semifinal clash with Ospreys on Friday.
Tim Visser followed up his inclusion in the Pro12 Dream Team by being named as winner of the tournament's ¿Players' Player of the Year' award.
Leinster, Ospreys, Munster and Glasgow all finished the regular season on a winning note to secure their spots in the Pro12 semifinals.
Edinburgh's 'Flying Dutchman' Tim Visser has winged his way into the Pro12 Dream Team for the third year in a row as the leading try-scorer so far this season.
Former Welsh international Phil Davies has been appointed as Director of Rugby at the Cardiff Blues.
Munster on Wednesday announced the appointment of New Zealander Rob Penney as head coach, subject to him securing a valid work permit.
Edinburgh continued to power up their playing squad for next season with the signing of a pair of quality second row forwards, both on two-year deals.
The Ospreys have hit good form recently with four consecutive wins vaulting them to second place on the Pro12 log, but centre Ashley Beck knows that the tough rugby starts now as they hunt for silverware.
European Cup champions Leinster have ensured good continuity for the future by finalising 18 contract extensions and two new signings.
Federico Martin Aramburu has vowed to bring down the curtain on his career with Pro12 success at Glasgow Warriors, after announcing that he is to retire from professional rugby at the end of the season.
South African scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar led 1999 champions Ulster into their first European Cup final in 13 years on Saturday as the Irish downed plucky Edinburgh 22-19 in the semifinals.
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