Leinster and Ireland's Sean O'Brien speaks about returning from long-term injury and his hopes for the Six Nations.
Ulster's Iain Henderson is hoping he can cap his return from long-term injury by using Friday's Irish Wolfhounds clash with the England Saxons to mount a late charge for inclusion in Ireland's Six Nations campaign.
Kerry's Darran O'Sullivan has sought to clarify his position after apparently saying that he had quit his job in order to focus on recovering from a hip injury.
Out-half Owen Farrell has been ruled out of England's entire RBS 6 Nations campaign with a knee injury.
Stoke's Bojan Krkic will miss the rest of the season after suffering a ruptured cruciate ligament in his left knee.
Ireland kicking coach Richie Murphy gives an injury update on Ireland's squad
Brad Barritt and Luther Burrell are England's latest injury concerns, handing boss Stuart Lancaster a serious shortage at centre ahead of next weekend's Six Nations opener in Cardiff.
Shane Long looks set for a spell on the sidelines after suffering a rib injury in Saturday's FA Cup defeat to Crystal Palace.
Dave Kearney and Eoin Reddan are likely to miss the start of Ireland's Six Nations title defence after suffering injuries during Leinster's 20-20 draw with Wasps.
Connacht prop Nathan White is looking forward to getting back to action after injury
Andy Murray and Roger Federer have reached the third round of the Australian Open in Melbourne.
Manu Tuilagi could miss England's Six Nations campaign after the Leicester centre revealed his recovery from a groin injury was progressing slowly.
Sean O'Brien and Cian Healy will not be risked ahead of Leinster's crunch Champions Cup clash with Wasps this Saturday, head coach Matt O'Connor has confirmed.
Ireland and Ulster outhalf Paddy Jackson will miss the Six Nations after dislocating his elbow, while centre Stuart Olding is also sidelined.
England have been dealt another major second-row injury blow ahead of their forthcoming RBS 6 Nations campaign.
Super-middleweight world champion Carl Froch has moved to quash rumours of retirement despite sustaining an elbow injury which has postponed a fight against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.
Former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro admitted he had to think of his long-term future after pulling out of the Australian Open with a recurrence of a wrist injury.
Ireland's opening bowler Tim Murtagh has been ruled out of the ICC World Cup through injury and will be replaced by Max Sorensen.
An injury-time winner from substitute Colin Ryan ensured that Clare edged a competitive opening derby in Sixmilebridge this afternoon.