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# inter-pro - Friday 25 September, 2020

Ulster A leave the RDS with deserved four-try victory over Leinster

Bill Johnston scored 14 points as the Ulster back row delivered an excellent performance.

# inter-pro - Saturday 12 September, 2020

'The biggest honour' for Ringrose as he prepares to lead Leinster against Ulster

Ulster have an uphill struggle ahead as the reigning champions show the extent of their strength in depth.

# inter-pro - Monday 31 August, 2020

'I'm sick of being that team who works hard but never gets results'

Quinn Roux and Andy Friend are intent on forging discipline in their ranks for the 2020/21 season.

# inter-pro - Sunday 30 August, 2020

As it happened: Munster v Connacht, Pro14

We went minute-by-minute as the southern province set out to seal their place in the Pro14 semi-finals.

# inter-pro - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Connacht lock Thornbury back on his feet after Sunday concussion

Head coach Andy Friend will continue with his plans to rotate through his squad for Sunday’s clash with Munster.

# inter-pro - Sunday 23 August, 2020

'You know he's a competitor, but this is a new level for Kieran'

The first half of Kieran Marmion’s season was an emotional rollercoaster, but he looks like a player in his prime after the summer break.

As it happened: Connacht v Ulster, Pro14

It’s time for provinces west and north to re-enter rugby and we’re going minute-by-minute.

# inter-pro - Friday 14 August, 2020

Four years on from Leinster departure, Madigan has all new outlook with Ulster

Ulster’s new recruit counted himself as a ‘purist’ about provincial representation. But he returns to ireland a more mature and rounded player.

# inter-pro - Monday 10 August, 2020

Setback for Tadhg Beirne as De Allende, Kleyn and Kilcoyne ramp up for Munster's restart

Munster will hope to hit the ground running when they face Leinster at the Aviva.

# inter-pro - Thursday 9 July, 2020

'We wanted him to stay but we are happy and we'll keep developing players'

Tighthead prop Roman Salanoa moved from Leinster to Munster this summer.

# inter-pro - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Munster's Sammy Arnold and Conor Oliver set for moves to Connacht

The 24-year-old centre and back row have struggled for game time in recent seasons.

# inter-pro - Monday 30 March, 2020

One year on from Leavy's horror injury and Stockdale's drop 365 Turnaround This post contains videos

One year on from Leavy's horror injury and Stockdale's drop

Last year’s inter-pro European quarter-final was an epic.

# inter-pro - Saturday 4 January, 2020

Inter-pro woe for Connacht as Deegan drives Leinster to victory

Connacht were forced to dig deep just to avoid a shut-out and it took 71 minutes for them to post their opening score against a rampant Leinster.

Connacht go to RDS believing they can break Leinster streak

‘Generally when results go against us it’s…us shooting ourselves in the foot.’

Competition breeds contentment for Leinster

The eastern province’s winning streak is based on intense competition for places.

# inter-pro - Friday 3 January, 2020

Cooney's sparkling form continues as Ulster run five past Munster

The scrum-half and centre Stuart McCloskey held sway in a dominant Ulster performance.

Sexton 'progressing well' on return from knee injury

The out-half went for a second visit to his specialist over the Christmas period and appears on course to feature for Ireland in February.

Ulster and Munster meet again after paths diverged for Europe

The performance of the scrum-halves will undoubtedly draw the eye during tonight’s inter-pro.

# inter-pro - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Cronin glad to be back in thick of it as Leinster 'stick to their guns' to thwart Munster

The hooker made an impact in Thomond Park last night after working his way back from a neck injury.

# inter-pro - Saturday 28 December, 2019

Leinster's winning streak rumbles on thanks to dominant defence against Munster

Ross Byrne was instrumental as Leinster opened up a 13-0 lead which Munster could not reel in.

Keenan ready to test his mettle with first taste of Thomond

Leinster’s footballing fullback is intent on shutting out the pressure from the crowd in Limerick.

# inter-pro - Monday 23 December, 2019

'If you start giving away things cheaply in Thomond it can be a pretty tough day'

Leo Cullen won’t be caught complaining about the players available to him for Saturday’s clash with Munster.

# inter-pro - Saturday 21 December, 2019

McFarland gutted for Curtis, but sees progress in high-scoring loss to Leinster

Ulster’s strong finish left Leo Cullen disappointed with how the 14-try match ended.

# inter-pro - Friday 20 December, 2019

Bonus points all round as Leinster and Ulster share 14 tries

Eight of them belonged to Leinster as they extended their winning run and their lead at the top of Pro14 Conference B.

All eyes on Rob Kearney and Leinster's production line as they welcome Ulster to RDS

Ulster will have to deliver a major shock to upset the pace-setters in Europe and the Pro14 this evening.

# inter-pro - Thursday 19 December, 2019

O'Connor brothers fill Ulster's second row for RDS clash with Leinster

Alan will make his 100th appearance for his adopted province while younger brother David earns his first start.

# inter-pro - Monday 16 December, 2019

'If we want to go any further we've got to get two bonus point-wins. That's a no-brainer'

After an astounding comeback, Connacht’s attention will turn to matters closer to home and they will hope to see the ‘inter-pro phenomenon’ show itself again..

Munster's World Cup players to miss Leinster clash at Thomond Park

Johann van Graan’s squad will be tested in the next three Pro14 inter-pro derbies.

# inter-pro - Monday 11 November, 2019

Plenty for Andy Farrell to admire as provinces gear up for Europe

There is a lot of Champions Cup rugby to play out before the new Ireland head coach gets to pick his first squad.

# inter-pro - Saturday 9 November, 2019

Conway scorches in to ensure Munster edge tight inter-pro against Ulster

The wing proved to be a game-breaker in a closely-fought contest.

Munster well-stocked to guard against Ulster revenge mission

Dan McFarland will be eager to see his side show just what a much difference a year makes.

'It could easily have been 70 points, but it wasn't, that's the one bit of solace we'll take'

Connacht were hit for six and suffered more injuries in key positions.

# inter-pro - Friday 8 November, 2019

Insult to injury as Leinster crush Connacht in Galway

The clinical reigning champions scored six tries and had the bonus point wrapped up inside half an hour.

'You have got to back your style': Friend's Connacht looking within for motivation as Leinster head west

The Connacht boss isn’t getting his side all riled up for the visit of Leinster, he’s pushing for a big performance no matter who the opponent is.

Tom Farrell hoping for another springboard into European action

‘I arrived in Galway on the Monday and was playing in the Champions Cup on the Saturday’.

# inter-pro - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Marmion 'is very aware that we would like him to stay,' says Friend

The Connacht 9 was reportedly a target of Saracens last week, but their salary cap sanction will force a re-think of all their recruitment.

# inter-pro - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Megan Williams try helps Leinster maintain perfect inter-pro record with win away to Munster

Connacht are next up for Munster after the western province forced a win in Ulster.

# inter-pro - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Highly-motivated Munster bid to end Leinster's season at sold-out RDS

Leinster put their Pro14 crown on the line against their southern rivals in this afternoon’s last four showdown in Dublin.

# inter-pro - Friday 17 May, 2019

Sexton on the bench as Van der Flier returns for Leinster v Munster

Rob Kearney and Sean O’Brien will not be involved against Munster.

# inter-pro - Thursday 9 May, 2019

RDS capacity raised with extra seating added for Leinster v Munster Pro14 semi-final clash

The rival provinces met at the same stage last season and Leinster report that demand is higher this time around.

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