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#Connacht

# connacht - Yesterday’s News

Ireland U20 hooker McElroy dropped for JWC as he closes in on Saracens move

The 19-year-old had been set to travel to Georgia with Peter Malone’s squad.

# connacht - Monday 22 May, 2017

Bundee Aki to miss Barbarians games as he prepares for surgery

The 27-year-old will miss the Barbarians’ upcoming games against England and Ulster this summer.

# connacht - Saturday 20 May, 2017

As it happened: Northampton Saints v Connacht, Champions Cup play-off semi-final

We went minute-by-minute as Connacht tried to extend their season and hope of playing in the Champions Cup next season.

# connacht - Friday 19 May, 2017

Stade Francais await Connacht (or Saints) in play-off decider after crushing Cardiff Blues

The French side ran in seven tries to end Cardiff Blues’ season.

Adeolokun, Healy and Dillane back in Connacht 23 for Saints play-off

Adeolokun, Healy and Dillane back in Connacht 23 for Saints play-off

Pat Lam’s side have been boosted by the return of the Ireland internationals.

# connacht - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Leinster lock's France move is off as Mike McCarthy is forced to retire due to injury

The 35-year-old has ended his rugby career on medical advice.

# connacht - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Irish provinces well represented in Champions Cup Try of the Season contenders Try Time This post contains videos

Irish provinces well represented in Champions Cup Try of the Season contenders

Niyi Adeolokun, Tyler Bleyendaal, Jamison Gibson-Park, Francis Saili and Garry Ringrose are included on the shortlist.

# connacht - Friday 12 May, 2017

Connacht to face Northampton in Champions Cup play-off after Stade Francais triumph

The Paris club had previously lost four European finals — two in the premier European Cup.

# connacht - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Here's the Gloucester team out to earn a play-off against Connacht (and a trophy) Champions Cup This post contains videos

Here's the Gloucester team out to earn a play-off against Connacht (and a trophy)

David Humphreys’ side are taking on Stade Francais in the Challenge Cup final.

# connacht - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Blow for Connacht as Bundee Aki will definitely miss Champions Cup play-off semi-final

The powerful midfielder’s appeal fails to reduce his punishment.

# connacht - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Connacht appoint former Queensland Reds and Edinburgh defence coach

Peter Wilkins will join Kieran Keane, Jimmy Duffy and Nigel Carolan at the province next season.

# connacht - Sunday 7 May, 2017

'I'll always be true to my county but this will be different, I'll wear the New York jersey with pride'

Vinny Cadden is hoping to inflict an embarrassing defeat on his former side tonight.

'It's all on the line': Lam rues calamitous Connacht defence, but emphasis firmly on European play-off

“We have numbers, but we’re not connecting.”

# connacht - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Connacht end with a whimper as 7-try Munster roar to Pro12 summit

Connacht’s defence could not hold up to a hungry Munster onslaught.

Little on the line in inter-pros but plenty of Pro12 talking points today

There’s a huge game in Italy, where former Ireland U20 out-half Ian McKinley starts.

# connacht - Friday 5 May, 2017

Conor Murray back on the bench as Connacht end Pro12 reign in Munster

It’s the last round of the regular season tomorrow, but both teams have big matches to look forward to on 20 May.

# connacht - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

'I think it's unfair London get in and we can't': New York boss calls for qualifier route

Justin O’Halloran’s charges are hoping to claim a maiden championship victory at Gaelic Park against Sligo on Sunday.

# connacht - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Connacht efforts leave Lam disappointed in Sportsground farewell

The province’s focus now turns to a clash against Munster and then a Champions Cup play-off.

# connacht - Friday 28 April, 2017

Lam rings changes as he bids farewell to Sportsground

There are welcome returns to action for Marnitz Boshoff, Darragh Leader and Cian Kelleher.

# connacht - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Homegrown stalwart Loughney and Fox-Matamua among 11 bound for Connacht exit this summer

Kieran Keane will take over a squad after some considerable personnel turnover.

O'Halloran out to make Sportsground farewell a fond one for Lam and McPhillips

The duo will turn their attention to the English second tier after one last European play-off push.

# connacht - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Big blow for Connacht's Champions Cup qualification hopes as injury sidelines Adeolokun

The Ireland international’s season may be over.

# connacht - Monday 17 April, 2017

'I'll be happy once I get my place, if Meehan is there beside me I'll be even happier again'

A rejuvenated Sean Armstrong discusses his return to inter-county football, winning a league medal, and the possibility of lining out alongside his former partner in crime once again.

# connacht - Saturday 15 April, 2017

As it happened: Connacht v Leinster, Pro12

We went minute-by-minute as Leinster looked to re-take the summit of the Pro12 against a Connacht side celebrating John Muldoon’s 300th cap.

More than Champions Cup warm-ups: There's a hell of a lot to play for in the Pro12

More than Champions Cup warm-ups: There's a hell of a lot to play for in the Pro12

Today’s inter-pros aren’t going to be the most heated clashes ever, but they will have a big bearing on the season.

# connacht - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

'I didn’t think I'd make it': John Muldoon proud to take 300th Connacht cap 300

'I didn’t think I'd make it': John Muldoon proud to take 300th Connacht cap

“From two or three years ago I thought it was attainable to reach 300 caps. But at the end of last season I didn’t really care about it after I had that trophy.”

# connacht - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Connacht rule out Loughney, McCartney and Ili until next season

Surgery on arm and ankle injuries will keep the trio out of Pat Lam’s final games in charge.

# connacht - Thursday 6 April, 2017

Marmion and O'Halloran return as Lam makes seven changes for Connacht

The western province are looking to bounce back from defeat to Zebre against Edinburgh.

# connacht - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Zebre review 'tough, the truth hurts,' says Lam

Pat Lam is gearing up Connacht for one last push towards Champions Cup qualification.

# connacht - Friday 31 March, 2017

A first start for fullback Rowland as Connacht boss Lam makes five changes

The reigning Pro12 champions take on Zebre in Italy tomorrow in a rearranged fixture.

Forwards coach Duffy vows that Connacht will keep up chase for Champions Cup spot

The western province are playing their game in hand away to Zebre this weekend and hope to at least earn a play-off before Pat Lam heads for Bristol.

# connacht - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Scottish international Swinson gets 4-week ban for red card against Connacht

The 30-year-old lock will now miss Glasgow Warriors’ Champions Cup quarter-final this weekend.

# connacht - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Last year's All-Ireland U21 champions Mayo knocked out of Connacht by Galway

Eoin Finnerty scored a goal from the bench and sealed the win.

# connacht - Friday 24 March, 2017

Marmion returns as Connacht make 10 changes for Glasgow clash

The scrum-half is among the returning frontliners for the trip to Scotland.

# connacht - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Pat Lam thrilled to see Marmion stop being 'stunt double' to slip into starting role for Ireland

‘When Conor has had niggles, Kieran has done all the training. But that gives him confidence.’

# connacht - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Dillane's season over as Connacht suffer Healy and Fox-Matamua blows

Pat Lam can at least welcome back Ireland international Kieran Marmion this week.

# connacht - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Collins the hero as Garbally College lift Connacht junior cup for first time in 11 years

Garbally lost last year’s final but are back celebrating now.

# connacht - Saturday 4 March, 2017

'Hopefully we haven’t left our run too late': Lam ready for three crucial trips in Connacht's season

After four wins on the bounce, the champions travel to Glasgow, Zebre and Edinburgh.

Ospreys reclaim top spot as their Welsh rivals face Leinster and Munster

Wales out-half Sam Davies did his hopes of earning more international action no harm last night.

From TheJournal.ie Sleet, snow and heavy rain: Status yellow weather warning for ten counties Extreme Weather

Sleet, snow and heavy rain: Status yellow weather warning for ten counties

Conditions will ease as the day goes on but drivers are being warned that surface water may be an issue on the roads.

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