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# munster - Yesterday’s News

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.

Erasmus can bring vital development, but leaves Foley in 'tricky' spot, says Shane Horgan

The pundit hopes that Connacht’s trail-blazing will encourage more teams to try something a little different.


# munster - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Here's what your province needs from the last two Pro12 fixtures

We dusted off the abacus and wrote off Italians at will to see who’s likely to finish the Pro12 campaign in the best position.

# munster - Monday 25 April, 2016

World Cup winner White backs Erasmus to add 'another dimension' and succeed at Munster

The Montpellier coach says there was no truth in speculation linking himself with the role.

# munster - Saturday 16 April, 2016

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.

# munster - Friday 15 April, 2016

Henshaw moves to fullback as Lam shuffles Connacht deck for Munster visit

Peter Robb, Aly Muldowney and Eoin McKeon come into the starting XV for tomorrow night’s game.

# munster - Thursday 14 April, 2016

'We can't play on the Munster name any more, the fear factor isn't there' - Stander

The back-rower admits that revenge will be on his team-mates’ minds when they tackle Connacht at the Sportsground on Saturday night.

# munster - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Massive blow for Munster as O'Mahony unlikely to return this season

Anthony Foley is not expecting to have his skipper back in time for the remaining games of the Pro12 campaign.

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.

# munster - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Four players from St Brendan's Hogan Cup winning team in Kerry minor side

Kerry face Waterford on Wednesday night.

# munster - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

7 great reasons Leinster, Munster and Ulster fans should still watch rugby this weekend

Plus, where and when you can watch mighty Connacht (and the rest) in action.

# munster - Monday 4 April, 2016

'It's two feet in front of the touch judge': Sexton baffled by non-decisions from officials

However, the out-half seemed to benefit from weak officiating after the interval.

# munster - Saturday 2 April, 2016

As it happened: Leinster v Munster, Guinness Pro12

We went minute-by-minute as Ireland’s traditional leading provinces both tried to keep the pressure on Connacht.

# munster - Friday 1 April, 2016

Here’s Johnny! Sexton back to face Munster in Aviva showdown

Wholesale changes for Leo Cullen ahead of Saturday evening’s Pro12 derby.

Munster stick with Holland at out-half as Foley makes five changes for Leinster clash

The sides meet tomorrow evening at the Aviva Stadium.

# munster - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Mike Ross: ‘I might be 36, but I’ve the same miles on the clock as a 30-year-old’

Ireland’s cornerstone knows he can’t go on forever.and he has tried his hand at coaching already.

# munster - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Holland starts among returning internationals as Munster take aim at Zebre and play-off spot

Simon Zebo, Keith Earls, Donnacha Ryan and Tommy O’Donnell start after returning from Ireland duty.

‘Not only was I not enjoying being a rugby player, I wasn’t enjoying anything I was doing’ Tackle Your Feelings This post contains videos

‘Not only was I not enjoying being a rugby player, I wasn’t enjoying anything I was doing’

Munster’s Cathal Sheridan adds his voice to IRUPA’s mental health campaign.

# munster - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Can Ireland beat the All Blacks? ‘I can’t see it coming any time soon,’ says Saili

Ireland’s only active All Black says the skill levels ‘back home’ are just too far ahead.

# munster - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Foley rings the changes for Munster’s clash with Cardiff Blues

O’Mahony, Cronin, Sherry, Foley and Copeland all get the nod for tomorrow night.

# munster - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

‘We’ll get coaches focused on coaching’: Foley excited by Munster restructuring

The head coach welcomes the addition of a director of rugby and wants to bring Munster back to ‘days when we could fill the Millennium Stadium’.

# munster - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

We’ll Leave It There So: Munster extend Foley deal, Mullins and Walsh off to flyer, and all today’s sport Tuesday This post contains videos

We’ll Leave It There So: Munster extend Foley deal, Mullins and Walsh off to flyer, and all today’s sport

The FAI also announced a contract extension, Rory Best sat out Ireland rugby training and Bolton manager Neil Lennon has left the club by mutual consent.

# munster - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Christians are crowned Munster champions as Taylor delivers win over Crescent

Out-half James Taylor was the key figure for the Cork side.

# munster - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

New deal will keep ROG at Racing Metro until 2019

The Cork man continues to impress in his first coaching role.

# munster - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Poll: Who do you think will win this year’s Munster U21 football championship? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win this year’s Munster U21 football championship?

The 2016 instalment starts tomorrow night in Cooraclare and Tralee.

Ulster’s brilliant late break, Connacht’s epic night in Edinburgh and more Pro12 highlights Safe Hands This post contains videos

Ulster’s brilliant late break, Connacht’s epic night in Edinburgh and more Pro12 highlights

Connacht can sit back and admire the view from the top of the table for at least another 10 days.

# munster - Friday 4 March, 2016

Zebo and O’Donnell start for Munster as Foley changes three for Dragons visit

Stephen Archer also returns to the matchday squad following a long-term injury.

# munster - Monday 29 February, 2016

Healy continues heroics for Connacht, Munster’s mud wrestle and the rest of the weekend’s Pro12 highlights

The Pro12 table is still happy reading for Connacht fans.

# munster - Friday 26 February, 2016

James Cronin ruled out as Munster make six changes for Treviso

Anthony Foley’s side face the Pro12′s bottom side in Italy on Sunday afternoon.

# munster - Friday 19 February, 2016

Munster come up short after terrible start against Glasgow Warriors

Anthony Foley’s men suffered a 27-24 defeat at Rugby Park tonight.

# munster - Sunday 14 February, 2016

Saili scores first Munster try but Ospreys come from behind to win in Cork

Anthony Foley’s side are seven points outside the play-offs.

It was a long time coming but Francis Saili’s first Munster try was worth waiting for

It wasn’t enough to overcome the Ospreys, however.

# munster - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

‘I consider myself very lucky’ — O’Connell ready to improve golf game after dominating Irish rugby

‘You’re either going to get back to being strong and fast and powerful again or you’re not. And that makes the decision for you.’

# munster - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Irishman Rochford learning the ropes with Lazio in Italy’s top league

The former Crosshaven prop is loving life in Rome and learning huge amounts.

# munster - Monday 1 February, 2016

Simon Zebo has signed a new contract to keep him at Munster until 2018

The brilliant back had been linked with a move to join Conrad Smith and James Coughlan in France.

# munster - Friday 29 January, 2016

Sweetnam set for his first start as Munster change 8 for Zebre trip

James Cronin released by Ireland for tomorrow’s Pro12 clash.

# munster - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

‘Dwell on the past, you’re going to be stuck there’: O’Donnell at peace with World Cup woe

The flanker’s healthy mind has helped his body to follow suit after a horrible dislocated hip injury in August.

# munster - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

‘He wouldn’t have taken his decision lightly’: Bowe wishes Earls all the best after Saracens link

The Ulster wing hopes Earls can still be his team-mate with Ireland even if he moves to the Premiership.

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