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#Gavin Coombes

# gavin-coombes - Saturday 3 April, 2021

As Stander heads for retirement, Munster have already found their new talisman
# Big Game Player
# Big Game Player

As Stander heads for retirement, Munster have already found their new talisman

Apr 3rd 2021, 5:36 PM 24,771 Views 42 Comments

Gavin Coombes has been outstanding in the defeats to Leinster and Toulouse.

# gavin-coombes - Saturday 20 February, 2021

Munster can offer Andy Farrell food for thought in Edinburgh
# Pro14
# Pro14

Munster can offer Andy Farrell food for thought in Edinburgh

Feb 20th 2021, 6:30 AM 10,227 Views 27 Comments

The southern province have plenty of men with a point to prove after not featuring for Ireland.

# gavin-coombes - Saturday 19 December, 2020

'Ben Healy is Dan Carter-ish; Craig Casey is The Real McCoy'
# Breakthrough Boys
# Breakthrough Boys

'Ben Healy is Dan Carter-ish; Craig Casey is The Real McCoy'

Dec 19th 2020, 7:00 AM 16,432 Views 16 Comments

Munster’s new kids on the block face a French exam today in Clermont but Eddie O’Sullivan and Marcus Horan believe they can pass it.

# gavin-coombes - Thursday 10 December, 2020

Form of exciting young guns makes for lengthy Munster selection meetings
# Big Calls
# Big Calls

Form of exciting young guns makes for lengthy Munster selection meetings

Dec 10th 2020, 6:00 AM 10,156 Views 17 Comments

The likes of Craig Casey, Ben Healy, and Gavin Coombes have been putting their hands up.

# gavin-coombes - Monday 23 November, 2020

Coombes on the mark again as Munster battle to bonus point win in Glasgow
# Bonus Territory
# Bonus Territory

Coombes on the mark again as Munster battle to bonus point win in Glasgow

Nov 23rd 2020, 10:27 PM 20,281 Views 63 Comments

The southern province’s impressive winning start to the new season goes on.

# gavin-coombes - Friday 6 November, 2020

Munster man Coombes not surprised by growing West Cork influence
# Pipeline
# Pipeline

Munster man Coombes not surprised by growing West Cork influence

Nov 6th 2020, 6:45 AM 8,771 Views 1 Comment

The 22-year-old back row has been in excellent form for the province.

# gavin-coombes - Sunday 1 November, 2020

Munster's young guns keen to prove they belong as road test awaits
# New Blood
# New Blood

Munster's young guns keen to prove they belong as road test awaits

Nov 1st 2020, 7:30 AM 10,722 Views 6 Comments

The province’s investment in youth is starting to bear fruit ahead of today’s trip to Dragons.

# gavin-coombes - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Munster not ruling out move for front-row cover but Rowntree impressed by impact of West Cork youngsters
# Southwest Is Best
# Southwest Is Best

Munster not ruling out move for front-row cover but Rowntree impressed by impact of West Cork youngsters

Oct 29th 2020, 4:46 PM 15,620 Views 13 Comments

Monday’s impressive debutant Josh Wycherley is one of only two fit looseheads at the southern province’s disposal.

# gavin-coombes - Monday 26 October, 2020

Munster send West Cork crew to work in first Monday Night Rugby outing
# Pipeline
# Pipeline

Munster send West Cork crew to work in first Monday Night Rugby outing

Oct 26th 2020, 6:30 AM 20,895 Views 4 Comments

Craig Casey and Ben Healy continue as the halfbacks for the clash with Cardiff Blues.

# gavin-coombes - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

'Would you not just hand him a start? How deep an end is it in a Pro14 fixture?'
# Prospect
# Prospect

'Would you not just hand him a start? How deep an end is it in a Pro14 fixture?'

Oct 6th 2020, 10:25 AM 11,457 Views 24 Comments

This week’s episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra saw the lads discussing the potential of Ben Healy.

# gavin-coombes - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Coombes double helps Munster ease past 14-man Scarlets
# Pro14
# Pro14

Coombes double helps Munster ease past 14-man Scarlets

Feb 29th 2020, 7:20 PM 16,359 Views 75 Comments

The visitors saw Sam Lousi red-carded in the first half at Thomond Park.

# gavin-coombes - Monday 13 January, 2020

Ospreys outing is a chance for van Graan to blood Munster's promising young guns
# Next Gen
# Next Gen

Ospreys outing is a chance for van Graan to blood Munster's promising young guns

Jan 13th 2020, 7:39 PM 11,900 Views 23 Comments

The likes of Jack O’Sullivan and Shane Daly have impressed when given opportunities.

# gavin-coombes - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Munster's young guns show their promise in pre-season success
# Potential
# Potential

Munster's young guns show their promise in pre-season success

Aug 18th 2018, 8:30 AM 11,679 Views 8 Comments

Number eight Gavin Coombes and back row Jack Daly were among those to impress.