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Monday 2 March, 2020

Friend hails Carty's class after 14-man Connacht come through Kings test
# Steady Hand
# Steady Hand

Friend hails Carty's class after 14-man Connacht come through Kings test

Mar 2nd 2020, 11:54 AM 5,069 Views 2 Comments

The Roscommon man showed astute game management and also scored eight crucial points after the Kings had pulled level.

Sunday 1 March, 2020

Composed 14-man Connacht outsmart the Kings
# Too Good
# Too Good

Composed 14-man Connacht outsmart the Kings

Mar 1st 2020, 3:25 PM 9,729 Views 6 Comments

The Irish side were a player down for more than 80% of the game.

Saturday 12 October, 2019

Faddes finds a rhythm as six-try Ulster beat Kings
# Pro14
# Pro14

Faddes finds a rhythm as six-try Ulster beat Kings

Oct 12th 2019, 5:15 PM 5,544 Views 5 Comments

John Cooney’s 22-point haul helped Ulster coast to victory over the Kngs.

Friday 11 October, 2019

Cheetahs run riot to secure first-ever victory over Munster
# Too Good
# Too Good

Cheetahs run riot to secure first-ever victory over Munster

Oct 11th 2019, 7:36 PM 17,660 Views 89 Comments

The match at the Toyota Stadium was a scrappy affair during the first half, but it did spring to life in the second.

Sunday 6 October, 2019

'We didn't represent our squad the way we should': Ulster hammered in South Africa
# Humbling
# Humbling

'We didn't represent our squad the way we should': Ulster hammered in South Africa

Oct 6th 2019, 10:15 AM 8,969 Views 22 Comments

It was a tough night for Dan McFarland’s side.

Saturday 5 October, 2019

Ulster thumped by Cheetahs on the road thanks to hat-trick from Volminkas
# Hattrick Hero
# Hattrick Hero

Ulster thumped by Cheetahs on the road thanks to hat-trick from Volminkas

Oct 5th 2019, 8:15 PM 10,713 Views 26 Comments

Dan McFarland’s side fell to a 63-26 defeat on Saturday night in Bloemfontein.

Munster made to work hard for bonus-point win over the Kings
# Pro14
# Pro14

Munster made to work hard for bonus-point win over the Kings

Oct 5th 2019, 5:06 PM 13,027 Views 58 Comments

Johann van Graan’s men secured a good win in Port Elizabeth this afternoon.

Sunday 2 December, 2018

'Before coming to South Africa, we said that if we lose both games, we are dead'
# Into The West
# Into The West

'Before coming to South Africa, we said that if we lose both games, we are dead'

Dec 2nd 2018, 9:52 AM 13,818 Views 9 Comments

Connacht’s South African double leaves them in a strong position to challenge for the Pro14 play-offs.

Saturday 1 December, 2018

Connacht take their chances against Cheetahs for clean sweep of South African tour
# Three Up
# Three Up

Connacht take their chances against Cheetahs for clean sweep of South African tour

Dec 1st 2018, 5:22 PM 12,367 Views 27 Comments

Connacht win three straight Pro14 games for the first time since March 2017.

Monday 5 November, 2018

'Mission accomplished' as JVG praises Munster's game management
# Pro14
# Pro14

'Mission accomplished' as JVG praises Munster's game management

Nov 5th 2018, 12:05 AM 9,367 Views 6 Comments

The province head into the November break in high spirits after a hard-fought win in South Africa.

Sunday 4 November, 2018

Late Haley try earns Munster first away win of the season in Bloemfontein
# Pro14
# Pro14

Late Haley try earns Munster first away win of the season in Bloemfontein

Nov 4th 2018, 5:09 PM 13,242 Views 13 Comments

Haley and Rory Scannell scored late on as Johann van Graan’s side recorded an important victory over the Cheetahs.

Monday 16 April, 2018

Munster reset and turn their focus to Racing after a successful South African tour
# Last Four
# Last Four

Munster reset and turn their focus to Racing after a successful South African tour

Apr 16th 2018, 6:15 AM 9,832 Views 13 Comments

Johann van Graan’s side returned to Limerick after their two-week tour to begin preparations for Racing.

Friday 13 April, 2018

A try within seconds and a long-range penalty: Conor Murray swings victory for Munster in Bloemfontein
# Big Game Hunters
# Big Game Hunters

A try within seconds and a long-range penalty: Conor Murray swings victory for Munster in Bloemfontein

Apr 13th 2018, 9:03 PM 44,313 Views 40 Comments

Just over a week out from the Champions Cup semi-final, Munster showed dogged determination to beat the Cheetahs.

Sunday 8 April, 2018

'It was great being back, I remember coming to this stadium from the age of four'
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

'It was great being back, I remember coming to this stadium from the age of four'

Apr 8th 2018, 1:25 PM 17,925 Views 3 Comments

Local boy CJ Stander relished the chance to play at Outeniqua Park yesterday, as Munster defeated the Southern Kings in the Pro14.

'It was a very good contest' - Van Graan satisfied with Munster's battling bonus-point win
# Comeback Kings
# Comeback Kings

'It was a very good contest' - Van Graan satisfied with Munster's battling bonus-point win

Apr 8th 2018, 10:45 AM 9,014 Views 8 Comments

Munster came from behind to defeat the Southern Kings in George on Saturday to book their place in the Guinness PRO14 Final Series.

Sunday 4 March, 2018

'Like a morgue in there': Keane laments Connacht's missed opportunities in SA
# Pro14
# Pro14

'Like a morgue in there': Keane laments Connacht's missed opportunities in SA

Mar 4th 2018, 9:25 AM 10,188 Views 16 Comments

The province went down to a last-minute defeat in South Africa yesterday evening.

Saturday 3 March, 2018

Killer blow as Cheetahs edge Connacht at the death with last minute kick
# Cruel
# Cruel

Killer blow as Cheetahs edge Connacht at the death with last minute kick

Mar 3rd 2018, 8:27 PM 14,189 Views 29 Comments

A Niel Marais penalty in the last minute denied Connacht what looked set to be a historic victory in South Africa on Saturday.

'These are moments you can never get back': Muldoon determined to make final matches count
# Half A World Away
# Half A World Away

'These are moments you can never get back': Muldoon determined to make final matches count

Mar 3rd 2018, 12:05 AM 7,330 Views 3 Comments

While the rest of the Pro14 schedule has been snowed under, Connacht will face a formidable task at altitude in Bloemfontein.

Saturday 23 September, 2017

Leo Cullen bemoans Leinster discipline after big defeat to Cheetahs
# On Tour
# On Tour

Leo Cullen bemoans Leinster discipline after big defeat to Cheetahs

Sep 23rd 2017, 9:34 AM 8,376 Views 8 Comments

The Irish province were well beaten last night.

Friday 22 September, 2017

Leinster beaten in South Africa as Cullen's men stunned by the Cheetahs
# Big Scalp
# Big Scalp

Leinster beaten in South Africa as Cullen's men stunned by the Cheetahs

Sep 22nd 2017, 9:11 PM 19,560 Views 50 Comments

Barry Daly’s hat-trick was in vain as the hosts recorded a famous win.

Saturday 16 September, 2017

Leinster power past Southern Kings in first-ever Pro14 clash on South African soil
# Easy
# Easy

Leinster power past Southern Kings in first-ever Pro14 clash on South African soil

Sep 16th 2017, 4:20 PM 27,291 Views 49 Comments

Leo Cullen’s charges ran in five tries at a disappointingly empty Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.