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# munster-rugby - Monday 6 November, 2017

JJ Hanrahan plays down Ireland call after his man-of-the-match show for Munster

“I just want to focus on Munster and it’s step by step for me.”

# munster-rugby - Friday 3 November, 2017

Ras-matazz: Munster give Erasmus the perfect send-off as Simon Zebo scores in rout

The South African may not be in charge for the province’s next Pro14 fixture again Zebre at the end of the month.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Three players released from Ireland camp for Erasmus' Munster farewell

Chris Cloete will also make his debut for the province against Dragons.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Seven Irish players named in Barbarians squad for historic women's game with Munster

Thomond Park hosts the match next weekend.

Munster aiming to finish Erasmus reign on a high, says Jean Kleyn

Munster face the Dragons in Cork on Friday.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Munster's Andrew Conway facing suspension after Connacht red card

The Munster wing was sent off by Nigel Owens in Galway on Friday night.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Rassie makes three changes for Connacht as Zebo starts for Munster at fullback

John Ryan, Mark Flanagan and Andrew Conway come in.

8 changes for Connacht ahead of Munster clash

John Muldoon returns to captain the side.

# munster-rugby - Monday 23 October, 2017

Zebo's departure a major blow, but how can you begrudge him for doing what's best for his family?

“With my partner Elvira and two young children, Jacob and Sofia, we are planning for our future.”

Injury setback for Munster and Ireland as Scannell undergoes thumb surgery

The hooker faces an extended period on the sidelines.

# munster-rugby - Friday 20 October, 2017

Munster to pay tribute to Anthony Foley before tomorrow's clash with Racing 92

The province are set for a poignant rematch a year after Axel’s passing.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Hanrahan's omission from Munster 'A' squad suggests Bleyendaal is out of Racing clash 10s

Hanrahan's omission from Munster 'A' squad suggests Bleyendaal is out of Racing clash

The Kiwi sustained a neck injury last week.

O'Mahony to sit down with Munster's new head coach this week Pom

O'Mahony to sit down with Munster's new head coach this week

The Munster captain says it’s up to him and the leadership group to ensure a smooth handover of power.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Simon Zebo's future at Munster up in the air

The 27-year-old winger has refused to rule out a potential move away from the province.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

From RTÉ will re-show Anthony Foley documentary after large parts of Munster missed it because of Ophelia Munsterman

RTÉ will re-show Anthony Foley documentary after large parts of Munster missed it because of Ophelia

The documentary aired on the anniversary of the rugby legend’s death in Paris.

# munster-rugby - Monday 16 October, 2017

Bleyendaal and Scannell require scans but Munster boosted by Cloete arrival

The 26-year-old South African flanker arrives in Limerick this week.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 15 October, 2017

As it happened: Castres Olympique v Munster, Champions Cup

Could Rassie Erasmus’s side get their European campaign off to a winning start? Find out in our minute-by-minute report.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 14 October, 2017

JJ Hanrahan features as Munster A beat Ospreys

The Irish province earned a convincing win in their British and Irish Cup clash in Wales.

# munster-rugby - Friday 13 October, 2017

Flanagan's first start one of five Munster changes from Leinster loss

The southern province begin their Champions Cup campaign away to Castres on Sunday afternoon.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

# munster-rugby - Saturday 7 October, 2017

'Playing against one of the best sides in Europe, you've to give yourself a chance. We didn't today'

It was another disappointing visit to the Aviva Stadium for Munster.

Cullen hails record-breaking Sexton as Leinster build momentum ahead of Montpellier

The Leinster out-half become the province’s all-time leading points scorer at the Aviva Stadium this afternoon.

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Peter O'Mahony was not happy with this post-match interview on TG4

POM did not appreciate Reggie Corrigan’s line of questioning.

O'Loughlin on the double as Leinster inflict more Aviva Stadium pain on Munster

The scoreboard will suggest a tight contest but Leinster proved far too strong again for their southern rivals.

As it happened: Leinster v Munster, Pro14

We went minute-by-minute as Rassie Erasmus tried to topple Leinster in the Aviva Stadium.

'I thought about it pretty much every day and then when it comes you don't want to f**k up'

Andrew Conway was forced to bide his time before winning his first Ireland cap, but now that he’s reached that level the Munster winger has started this season more ambitious and greedy than ever.

Blue and red battle lines renewed, Leinster and Munster set for latest instalment in age-old rivalry

The fixture may have lost some of its edge in recent years, but a near sell-out crowd is expected at the Aviva Stadium later for the first interpro clash of the season.

# munster-rugby - Friday 6 October, 2017

Bleyendaal at midfield in one of four Munster changes for Leinster clash

JJ Hanrahan, Chris Farrell and Keith Earls also come into the side for the trip to Lansdowne Road.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

'My children ask me every evening do they still need to learn Irish history in school'

Rassie Erasmus says he feels a responsibility to Munster after what the club have done for him and his family.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Big blow for Munster as Springbok Taute to miss six months after surgery

“It’s sad but Jaco is a tough guy and he will come back better.”

'It will always be the case when we come across this fixture that I’ll think of Axel'

A return to the Aviva Stadium has Leo Cullen and Rassie Erasmus reflecting on the one-year anniversary of Anthony Foley’s passing.

Munster announce signing of Tadhg Beirne on two-year deal

The second row is leaving Scarlets at the end of this season.

# munster-rugby - Monday 2 October, 2017

Munster centre Taute faces 'months rather than weeks' out with knee ligament damage

The Springbok is seeing a specialist today, but Rassie Erasmus is fearing the worst.

'In some ways, losing some of that Erasmus influence might not necessarily be a bad thing'

Shane Horgan sees opportunities for Munster in Rassie Erasmus’ departure.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 1 October, 2017

'I'm not sure they'll let him go': Erasmus has doubts over van Graan's availability

The Munster director of rugby insists he doesn’t know how close the province are to appointing his successor.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 30 September, 2017

'We really want to keep him': Rassie on reports linking Zebo with a move to France

The Ireland international faces a decision over his future this summer.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Munster's search continues as suggested Rassie replacement takes Rebels gig - report

Contrary to reports linking him to Munster, Dave Wessels appears set to stay in OZ.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Munster's Fineen Wycherley handed three-week ban for 'reckless behaviour'

The second row was sent off in the defeat to Glasgow.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Glasgow defeat 'probably Munster's worst performance in the last 40 games', says Rassie

“You don’t rectify that in meeting rooms or in training sessions. You rectify that on Saturday.”

# munster-rugby - Monday 25 September, 2017

Munster's second row injury crisis worsens as Kleyn sees neck specialist

But Rassie Erasmus has hinted he will have his three Lions available for Cardiff.