Sam Warburton has been ruled out of the rest of the European season and Wales' June tour.
Ireland forwards coach John Plumtree talks to SIMON BORCHARDT about winning the Six Nations, the initial challenges his family faced in Dublin, that loss to the All Blacks, and his future.
Ireland have climbed one place in the IRB world rankings after beating France in Paris to win the Six Nations.
Ireland's 22-20 win against France in Paris saw them crowned Six Nations champions.
Jonny Sexton scored two tries as Ireland beat France 22-20 in Paris and secured the Six Nations crown.
The hosts scored six tries against 14 men to win 51-3 in Cardiff.
The visitors scored seven tries in Rome to finish with four wins in the Six Nations.
Wales finished their Six Nations campaign on a high with a 51-3 win against Scotland in Cardiff.
England scored seven converted tries to thrash Italy 52-11 in Rome, but fell short of matching Ireland's points difference.
Take a look at who's playing this weekend before you make your SuperBru and Fantasy League picks.
SARugbymag.co.za looks at the players who topped the stats in key areas of the game this past weekend as well as for the season so far.
Five lessons from the past weekend's Super Rugby, Craven Week and Currie Cup qualifier matches according to SIMON BORCHARDT.
Before you make your SuperBru picks for this weekend's Super Rugby matches, take a look at the SA Rugby magazine team's predictions.
The Brumbies mascot has been told to sit in the stands for Saturday's semi-final in Sydney but he did get to take on the Waratahs four years ago.View all videos