Rob Kearney says he has "lived the dream" of every young child after calling time on his Leinster and Ireland career.
Professional rugby in Ireland could cease to exist if fans cannot return to stadiums in large numbers amid the COVID-19 pandemic, IRFU chief Philip Browne has said.
James Ryan and Iain Henderson have recovered from injuries to start for Leinster and Ulster in Saturday's PRO14 final, but Johnny Sexton is rested.
New Zealand kit manufacturer Canterbury has apologised for using images of models rather than a player for the launch of the new Ireland Women's rugby jersey.
Fiji and Japan are set to join the Six Nations teams for a festival of rugby, which will replace this year's autumn internationals.