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# munster-rugby - Friday 29 April, 2016

Better late than never! Munster clinch bonus point to close in on Champions Cup

Francis Saili scored Munster’s fourth try three minutes from time.

As it happened: Treviso v Connacht, Munster v Edinburgh - Pro12 match tracker

It was a big night for the Irish provinces in the Pro12. Catch up on all of the action from Italy and Cork.

Foley needs Munster to wrestle back control of European destiny

The southern province welcome Edinburgh to Cork tonight in the Pro12.


# munster-rugby - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Donnacha Ryan misses out on crucial Munster clash with Edinburgh

Anthony Foley has made five changes for the Pro12 tie in Musgrave Park.

O'Donnell predicts bright future if Munster can attack huge Edinburgh tie

The Ireland international feels tomorrow’s Pro12 meeting is like a European Cup fixture.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Stander calls on POC for leadership chats before Munster's Edinburgh clash

The back row believes his side need to respond to mistakes more maturely.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

Munster have secured a world-class operator with the signing of Erasmus

The South African director of rugby will assume control at the start of next season.

Munster assistant Ian Costello to take the reins at English Championship side Nottingham

The assistant coach has joined the green and whites after two years with the province.

Foley says he hasn't met Munster's new director of rugby Erasmus yet

The southern province’s head coach appeared to be put out by the appointment.

'People will be disappointed in South Africa at losing him' - Stander on Erasmus

The Munster captain says Munster’s new director of rugby is ‘a great guy.’

Munster will miss financial targets as CEO Fitzgerald looks to future

The Cork man is hopeful of retaining his position into next season.

# munster-rugby - Monday 25 April, 2016

'Anthony will definitely be here next season' - Munster CEO Fitzgerald

Fitzgerald confirmed that Mick O’Driscoll and Ian Costello will leave the province.

Confirmed: Johan 'Rassie' Erasmus is the new Munster Director of Rugby

Former Springbok international signs three-year deal to fill new Munster post.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Munster set to confirm Rassie Erasmus as new director of rugby

The South African is set to join the southern province from the SARU.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Video analysis: Brilliant Bundee Aki leading Connacht's Pro12 charge

We examine the Kiwi centre’s impact for Pat Lam’s side.

# munster-rugby - Friday 22 April, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Madigan on turning down Munster, positive step for MMA and all today's sport

Elsewhere, poor ticket sales for the weekend’s Champions Cup semi-finals and how AC Milan got it so wrong at the San Siro.

'Would I be able to play for Munster? It would be really tough' - Madigan

The Leinster and Ireland out-half outlines the thinking behind joining Bordeaux next season.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Analysis: Munster's worrying malaise affecting all aspects of their play

Anthony Foley’s men are in a hugely concerning position with two Pro12 games left.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Munster confirm Donnacha Ryan missed Ireland camp with concussion

It’s a second head injury in as many games for the second row.

# munster-rugby - Monday 18 April, 2016

'I've got massive respect for Munster' - Edinburgh target crucial Cork clash

Former Ulster coach Alan Solomons brings his side to Musgrave Park in a fortnight.

Analysis: Connacht's 2-4-2 a symbol of their collective drive under Lam

We take a look at the unity behind the western province’s continuing rise.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Miss Connacht's thrilling win over Munster? We've got all the weekend's Pro12 highlights Highlights Reel This post contains videos

Miss Connacht's thrilling win over Munster? We've got all the weekend's Pro12 highlights

There were bonus point victories for Connacht, Leinster and Ulster over the weekend.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 16 April, 2016

'We obviously lost our way' - Foley frustrated by Cronin yellow card

The southern province have dropped to seventh in the Guinness Pro12.

'He's a Connacht man' - Pat Lam hails influential Bundee Aki

The 26-year-old was superb in Connacht’s brilliant 35-14 win over Munster.

Pat Lam's brilliant Connacht thrill in bonus-point win over Munster

Bundee Aki was superb as Connacht scored four tries at the Sportsground.

As it happened: Connacht v Munster, Guinness Pro12

We were in Galway as Connacht faced Munster in an interpro clash of high stakes.

Connacht out to rediscover winning touch as Munster visit Galway

Pat Lam’s men have lost their two most recent games, while Munster are fighting for Europe.

# munster-rugby - Friday 15 April, 2016

Holland continues at 10 for Munster in interpro derby with Connacht

Anthony Foley makes three changes to his side for the trip to the Sportsground.

'We’re back to being underdogs and that’s where we like being' - Earls

The Munster wing says Connacht’s game plan is the same as what Rob Penney brought to Munster.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 14 April, 2016

'People have completely overreacted to what Irish rugby is going through'

Conor O’Shea points to the success of the country’s provinces as a reason to be optimistic.

O'Gara and O'Connell want to team up in dream coaching duo

The Racing 92 coach said he is not yet ready for a return to Munster.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Foley wants Munster director of rugby who 'has his own opinions'

CJ Stander says rumoured candidate Rassie Erasmus is ‘a good guy.’

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Boost for Connacht's Pro12 title tilt as Jack Carty returns to full training

Winger Danie Poolman has been ruled out with a foot injury picked up against Grenoble.

'It's like Munster 15 years ago' - ROG impressed by Connacht's rise

The Racing 92 assistant coach feels Connacht will have learned from defeat in Grenoble.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 7 April, 2016

A welcome sight for Ireland fans as Tommy Bowe makes long-awaited comeback

The Ireland winger hadn’t played since the World Cup last October.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

'Retirement is not something to be feared, but something to be embraced'

Former Munster wing Johne Murphy is moving on with his coaching and business life.

# munster-rugby - Monday 4 April, 2016

Munster remains Dillane's home but Connacht ambitions are strong

The 22-year-old reflects on his journey to Ireland honours in the Six Nations.

'Putting a knife to people’s throats isn’t going to help the cause' - Foley

The Munster boss wants his players to focus on winning games and nothing else.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 3 April, 2016

‘It’s definitely a slog to get to this point but we’re not relying on permutations’

Leinster are now in pole position to secure a home semi-final after last night’s win over Munster.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 2 April, 2016

'A draw probably would have been a fair reflection of the game' - Sexton

The Leinster out-half was man of the match as they beat Munster in Dublin.

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