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#Inter-pro

# inter-pro - Friday 26 March, 2021

'Everyone has Leinster on that pedestal': Beirne bullish about Munster's chances
# Pedigree
# Pedigree

'Everyone has Leinster on that pedestal': Beirne bullish about Munster's chances

Mar 26th 2021, 6:30 AM 7,836 Views 16 Comments

Tadhg Beirne helped scupper Munster’s last attempt to win a final, but he is a key man in a Munster side that have come a long way since.

# inter-pro - Thursday 4 March, 2021

'If we win this weekend, 100% it’s possible': O'Halloran intent on chasing down Munster
# In The Hunt
# In The Hunt

'If we win this weekend, 100% it’s possible': O'Halloran intent on chasing down Munster

Mar 4th 2021, 6:55 AM 6,313 Views 7 Comments

The fullback knows Connacht must whittle Munster’s lead by at least four points tomorrow.

# inter-pro - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Connacht ready to go toe-to-toe with Munster maul
# Roll Deep
# Roll Deep

Connacht ready to go toe-to-toe with Munster maul

Mar 3rd 2021, 6:30 AM 5,557 Views 4 Comments

The southern province profited from the set-piece in January, but Connacht are wary of getting stuck in the same trap.

# inter-pro - Monday 1 March, 2021

'A shock to the system': Baloucoune relieved to see action after injury nightmare
# Bouncing Back
# Bouncing Back

'A shock to the system': Baloucoune relieved to see action after injury nightmare

Mar 1st 2021, 4:55 PM 6,134 Views 12 Comments

The 23-year-old had to wait a year between Ulster appearances due to a hamstring avulsion last summer.

# inter-pro - Saturday 23 January, 2021

As it happened: Munster v Leinster, Pro14
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Munster v Leinster, Pro14

Jan 23rd 2021, 6:35 PM 85,616 Views 72 Comments

An inter-pro to tee up the Six Nations and we went minute-by-minute.

# inter-pro - Friday 8 January, 2021

Hanrahan hopes re-shaped leadership group can lead to more Munster progress
# Player Led
# Player Led

Hanrahan hopes re-shaped leadership group can lead to more Munster progress

Jan 8th 2021, 8:25 AM 7,510 Views 14 Comments

‘Johann was brilliant in that he stepped back and handed it to the players.’

# inter-pro - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

'It’s a bit like shopping in Aldi as opposed to Brown Thomas'
# Recruitment
# Recruitment

'It’s a bit like shopping in Aldi as opposed to Brown Thomas'

Updated Jan 6th 2021, 8:00 PM 55,379 Views 12 Comments

Andy Friend says Connacht are always open to good players joining from other provinces.

# inter-pro - Saturday 2 January, 2021

As it happened: Ulster v Munster, Pro14
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Ulster v Munster, Pro14

Jan 2nd 2021, 4:00 PM 56,121 Views 13 Comments

We went minute-by-minute as the Conference leaders met in Belfast.

# inter-pro - Friday 11 December, 2020

'I don't want to be 50 sitting in the pub and thinking, 'I wish I had taken a risk'
# Next Chapter
# Next Chapter

'I don't want to be 50 sitting in the pub and thinking, 'I wish I had taken a risk'

Dec 11th 2020, 6:00 AM 11,741 Views 1 Comment

Sammy Arnold made a big decision to switch from Munster to Connacht last summer.

# inter-pro - Friday 25 September, 2020

Ulster A leave the RDS with deserved four-try victory over Leinster
# On The Road
# On The Road

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

Sep 25th 2020, 9:01 PM 17,080 Views 21 Comments

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
# Pro14 Final
# Pro14 Final

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

Sep 12th 2020, 6:00 AM 7,852 Views 10 Comments

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'
# Enough
# Enough

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

Aug 31st 2020, 6:53 AM 15,101 Views 3 Comments

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
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Munster v Connacht, Pro14

Aug 30th 2020, 2:03 PM 54,770 Views 76 Comments

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
# Update
# Update

Connacht lock Thornbury back on his feet after Sunday concussion

Aug 25th 2020, 12:53 PM 4,735 Views 2 Comments

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'
# Mighty Marms
# Mighty Marms

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

Aug 23rd 2020, 8:50 PM 11,161 Views 42 Comments

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
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Connacht v Ulster, Pro14

Aug 23rd 2020, 3:33 PM 31,728 Views 28 Comments

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
# Inter-pro
# Inter-pro

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

Updated Aug 14th 2020, 5:03 PM 34,408 Views 43 Comments

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
# Inter-pro
# Inter-pro

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

Aug 10th 2020, 3:40 PM 10,881 Views 10 Comments

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'
# Move To Munster
# Move To Munster

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

Jul 9th 2020, 7:15 AM 14,302 Views 45 Comments

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
# Inter-pro
# Inter-pro

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

May 12th 2020, 2:46 PM 16,992 Views 55 Comments

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
# 365 Turnaround

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

Mar 30th 2020, 5:40 PM 11,280 Views 10 Comments

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

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

Jan 4th 2020, 7:26 PM 45,277 Views 80 Comments

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
# Inter-pro
# Inter-pro

Connacht go to RDS believing they can break Leinster streak

Jan 4th 2020, 10:00 AM 21,334 Views 24 Comments

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

Competition breeds contentment for Leinster
# Inter-pro
# Inter-pro

Competition breeds contentment for Leinster

Jan 4th 2020, 3:15 AM 7,493 Views 10 Comments

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
# Northern Exposure
# Northern Exposure

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

Jan 3rd 2020, 9:37 PM 45,571 Views 157 Comments

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

Sexton 'progressing well' on return from knee injury
# Kicking On
# Kicking On

Sexton 'progressing well' on return from knee injury

Jan 3rd 2020, 2:09 PM 4,571 Views 24 Comments

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
# Inter-pro
# Inter-pro

Ulster and Munster meet again after paths diverged for Europe

Jan 3rd 2020, 9:13 AM 8,065 Views 9 Comments

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
# Winter-pro
# Winter-pro

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

Dec 29th 2019, 6:00 AM 15,886 Views 54 Comments

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
# Winter Classic
# Winter Classic

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

Dec 28th 2019, 7:51 PM 41,465 Views 116 Comments

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
# Inter-pro
# Inter-pro

Keenan ready to test his mettle with first taste of Thomond

Dec 28th 2019, 6:30 AM 10,106 Views 16 Comments

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'
# Sumo Season
# Sumo Season

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

Dec 23rd 2019, 9:00 AM 8,110 Views 2 Comments

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
# Grey Area
# Grey Area

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

Dec 21st 2019, 8:42 AM 14,549 Views 21 Comments

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
# Season Of Goodwill
# Season Of Goodwill

Bonus points all round as Leinster and Ulster share 14 tries

Dec 20th 2019, 9:32 PM 42,554 Views 38 Comments

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
# Inter-pro
# Inter-pro

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

Dec 20th 2019, 7:00 AM 9,668 Views 14 Comments

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
# Winter-pros
# Winter-pros

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

Dec 19th 2019, 12:16 PM 10,438 Views 25 Comments

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'
# Tall Order
# Tall Order

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

Dec 16th 2019, 10:19 AM 10,802 Views 3 Comments

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
# Rested
# Rested

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

Dec 16th 2019, 8:30 AM 42,520 Views 62 Comments

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
# Champions Cup
# Champions Cup

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

Nov 11th 2019, 6:00 AM 16,388 Views 47 Comments

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
# SUAF
# SUAF

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

Nov 9th 2019, 7:09 PM 37,799 Views 82 Comments

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

Munster well-stocked to guard against Ulster revenge mission
# Scar Tissue
# Scar Tissue

Munster well-stocked to guard against Ulster revenge mission

Nov 9th 2019, 7:30 AM 10,195 Views 23 Comments

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

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