Munster Team To Face Connacht

Munster Head Coach Johann van Graan has named his side for Saturday’s must-win Guinness PRO14 Interpro derby against Connacht at Thomond Park (7.35pm).   There are four changes to the team that lined out against Saracens in last week’s Champions Cup semi-final.   Dan Goggin, named Young Player of the Year earlier this week, Calvin […]

O’Mahony Named Munster Player of the Year

Peter O’Mahony was tonight announced as Munster Men’s Player of the Year at the annual Munster Rugby Awards, in association with the Irish Independent. The event took place at the University Concert Hall in Limerick with 11 awards presented to worthy recipients involved in professional and domestic rugby in Munster. Ireland captain Ciara Griffin was […]

Munster Team To Face Benetton Rugby

The Munster team has been named for Friday night’s Guinness PRO14 clash against Benetton Rugby at Stadio Monigo (8pm local time/7pm Irish time). There are 11 changes to the side that defeated Cardiff Blues at Irish Independent Park last week. JJ Hanrahan starts at out-half and will make his 100th Munster appearance with tighthead prop […]

Munster team to play Scarlets has been named for Saturday’s Guinness PRO14 clash

The Munster team has been named for Saturday’s Guinness PRO14 clash against Scarlets at Parc y Scarlets (5pm – live on eir Sport, TG4, Premier Sports and S4C). Billy Holland captains Munster with seven changes to the side that defeated Ospreys last Friday night. Centre Rory Scannell returns to the starting XV for his 100th […]

Bank of Ireland Munster Age-Grade Club Competitions Launch & Draw

The Bank of Ireland Munster Clubs Age-Grade launch took place at Irish Independent Park last night ahead of a series of quarter-final and semi-final rounds. 48 clubs from across the U16 Cup, Bowl and Plate and U18 Cup, Bowl and Plate competitions were represented with 132 club members in attendance. A total of 265 U16 […]

Munster Side Named For Ospreys Clash

Six changes to side that defeated Southern Kings last week The Munster side has been named for Friday night’s Guinness PRO14 clash away to Ospreys at the Liberty Stadium (7.35pm, live on eir Sport, TG4 and Premier Sports). Billy Holland captains the side with six changes to the team that secured a bonus-point win over […]

Five Munster Players Put Pen To Paper

Munster Rugby and the IRFU are pleased to confirm Tyler Bleyendaal, Ciaran Parker and Alby Mathewson have all signed contract extensions at the province. The Greencore Munster Rugby Academy duo of Sean O’Connor and Keynan Knox have also put pen to paper. Tyler Bleyendaal has made 47 appearances in red since his debut in September […]

Ian Keatley Moves to London Irish

Munster Rugby can confirm that Ian Keatley has completed his time with the province, joining Declan Kidney’s London Irish for the remainder of the season. The news comes after the recent announcement that Keatley will join Benetton Rugby at the end of the season. The 31-year-old out-half joined Munster ahead of the 2011/12 campaign and […]

Munster Team Named For Dragons Clash

Tyler Bleyendaal To Captain Munster At Rodney Parade Munster Head Coach Johann van Graan has named his side for Saturday’s Guinness PRO14 clash against Dragons at Rodney Parade (3pm – live on eir Sport, TG4 and Premier Sports). There are 13 changes to the side that secured a record 18th Champions Cup quarter-final place in […]

Munster v Exeter Chiefs – Sold Out

For the second time this season Thomond Park has sold out two weeks in advance of the fixture, with Munster’s Round 6 Champions Cup clash against Exeter Chiefs set for a capacity crowd of 26,267 on Saturday, January 19. Following on from the Leinster sell-out in record time, demand for Munster’s crucial European encounter spiked, […]

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