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#Connacht

# connacht - Yesterday’s News

Galway final on Saturday and Connacht semi-final on Sunday - the perfect GAA winning weekend

Galway football Danny Cummins has a Connacht decider to look forward to.

# connacht - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Ex-Mayo ladies football boss in running to take over Galway camogie side

Frank Browne is a native of Wexford.

# connacht - Monday 6 November, 2017

Major milestone for Mayo hurling with historic Connacht club title breakthrough

Tooreen have become the first club from the county to reach the All-Ireland series.

# connacht - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Connacht lose back row Butler for six weeks to knee injury

Second row Andrew Browne’s ankle injury requires surgery and he will now be out until the New Year.

'He's in great nick': KK backs Aki to shine at 12 for Ireland

The Kiwi also had words of consolation for Tiernan O’Halloran after his omission.

# connacht - Friday 27 October, 2017

'It's nobody’s fault': Rassie sees no sign of bitterness from Zebo after Ireland omission

‘I don’t think there are any hard feelings, I think Zeebs is pretty level-headed about it.’

Back three class and controversy as Connacht cut through Munster

A red card for Andrew Conway proved crucial as Kieran Keane’s men claimed their second Pro14 win of the campaign.

# connacht - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Keane relishing inter-pro on home soil after back-to-back wins boost the form book

‘We have had some really good constructive dialogue around what we are trying to achieve.’

# connacht - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

'Zebo has put Irish career on back-burner' - Connacht skipper Muldoon

John Muldoon says he was often tempted to leave his native province.

# connacht - Friday 20 October, 2017

Bundee's back as Connacht welcome Worcester in Challenge Cup

Kieran Keane has made nine changes to his side.

Donncha O'Callaghan out to earn respect that only a clash of compatriots can bring

“I don’t mind playing against any of the English teams and knocking lumps out of them but when you are looking over and it’s one of your own across the way I find it kind of tough.”

Healy just happy to flex his try-scoring muscle memory after hitting Connacht record

The prolific wing has endured a relative drought since his last try in February.

# connacht - Friday 13 October, 2017

Aki left out while Deegan and Coulson come in for Connacht's European opener

Kieran Keane has shown his hand for the province’s Challenge Cup clash against Oyonnax.

# connacht - Monday 9 October, 2017

'We've just got to hang tough, stay tight and things will change': Form not far away for Connacht

Kieran Keane can see the tide beginning to turn for his team, and he’s desperate for that momentum to come.

'The advantage of having an All Black beside you': Stockdale reveling in tandem with Piutau Influence This post contains videos

'The advantage of having an All Black beside you': Stockdale reveling in tandem with Piutau

The young Ulster star has scored on all four of his appearances this campaign, but he’s eager to deflect the credit.

# connacht - Friday 6 October, 2017

'He's got the uncanny ability to beat a tackler': Kiss hails match-winner Stockdale

However, the Ulster director of rugby also insists there is plenty for room for improvement with his young star.

Piutau and Stockdale put the gloss on scrappy inter-pro win for Ulster

The 21-year-old Ireland international’s try finally tilted the contest Ulster’s way.

# connacht - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Matt Healy among the Connacht big guns to return for Ulster battle

Kieran Marmion is set to make his 100th Championship appearance for the province while captain John Muldoon is also named to start.

McCloskey returns for Connacht clash as Ulster aim to bounce back from Zebre humbling

Chris Henry, Kieran Treadwell and Jacob Stockdale are also in harness for the season’s first inter-pro.

# connacht - Saturday 30 September, 2017

Former Connacht and Leinster lock Browne preparing to row across the Atlantic

Now 37, the second row is raising money for MSF, Madra and the Strong Roots foundation.

# connacht - Friday 29 September, 2017

Connacht give champions a scare, but lose 9-try shootout with Scarlets

A fourth loss of the season for the western province, but they delivered their best performance to secure a try-scoring bonus point.

# connacht - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Carty and O'Halloran return to starting berths as Connacht travel to face Scarlets

After playing 80 minutes on his debut last weekend, Andrew Deegan is not among the matchday squad.

Masterson braced to tackle Scarlets side with 'it all brought together'

The back row is returning to the peak of his powers after last season’s injury woe.

# connacht - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

O'Halloran in line to face champions as Connacht welcome no fresh injuries

The international fullback will hope to arrest his province’s slide down the Pro14 Conference A table.

# connacht - Monday 25 September, 2017

KK laments Connacht defending 'with their gut and not their brain' with game on the line Head V Heart This post contains videos

KK laments Connacht defending 'with their gut and not their brain' with game on the line

“We’re learning them the hard way. No other way to say it.”

# connacht - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Blunt first half paves way for late suffering as Cardiff win in Galway

Darragh Leader’s try and brilliant conversion in the second half looked set to give Connacht a hard-fought win until Willis Halaholo popped up.

# connacht - Friday 22 September, 2017

Former Australia U20 out-half will start for Connacht in crucial Cardiff clash

Andrew Deegan, Craig Ronaldson and Dave Heffernan have all been given a first start of the season by Kieran Keane.

New Connacht 10 eager for a taste of a packed Sportsground

Australian Andrew Deegan has found his feet already on Irish soil, as Connacht clash with Cardiff Blues tomorrow

# connacht - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Openside Butler excited at challenge facing him and Connacht

‘The emphasis is on guys taking ownership.’

# connacht - Sunday 10 September, 2017

All the highlights from the second round of the new Pro14 season

There were bonus point wins for Leinster and Munster, while Kieran Keane recorded his first victory as Connacht manager.

# connacht - Saturday 9 September, 2017

Connacht run four tries past the Kings in front of All-Ireland winning hurlers

It was a great sporting occasion at the Sportsground.

# connacht - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Trio of key Connacht forwards return to full training in time for new season

Jake Heenan, Denis Buckley and Quinn Roux have shaken off knocks in time for Saturday’s home clash with Glasgow.

# connacht - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

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Met Éireann has also issued a status yellow rainfall warning for Connacht, Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal.

# connacht - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Tommy O'Donnell back in full training as Munster prepare for hit-out against Connacht

JJ Hanrahan has stepped up his recovery from a shoulder injury and Peter O’Mahony has begun his pre-season prep.

# connacht - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Connacht set to sign promising Australian out-half Deegan

The Randwick product will battle Jack Carty and Steve Crosbie for the number 10 shirt.

# connacht - Friday 7 July, 2017

'I'm not here as a retirement project, I'm here to sharpen the tools': Keane on the ambition that took him to Connacht New Digs This post contains videos

'I'm not here as a retirement project, I'm here to sharpen the tools': Keane on the ambition that took him to Connacht

The outgoing Chiefs attack coach used the Super Rugby down weeks to fly north and help Connacht prepare for the new season.

# connacht - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Aussie coach joins Connacht backroom team after three years with leading NBA side

David Howard will be the province’s head of athletic performance.

Connacht handed tough draw in next season's Challenge Cup

The western province will be in a pool with Brive, Worcester Warriors and Oyonnax.

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