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#inter provincial

# inter-provincial - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Ben Healy and Scott Penny lead Munster and Leinster for A fixture

Sean French will miss out on the inter-pro due to an exam.

# inter-provincial - Friday 13 September, 2019

Ulster unafraid ahead of daunting semi-final clash with Leinster

‘There’s nothing they did that we couldn’t have a response to,’ says Beth Cregan after looking back on the loss to Leinster in the round robin stage.

# inter-provincial - Thursday 18 October, 2018

McCarthy's inter-provincial move from Leinster to Munster makes sense

The 23-year-old will shift to Limerick next season on a two-year contract.

# inter-provincial - Friday 27 April, 2018

Byrne at 10 and Carbery at 15 as Leinster look to spoil Muldoon's party

The Connacht captain will make his final appearance for the province before retirement tomorrow.

# inter-provincial - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

The reality is that the IRFU can't force Carbery, Byrne or anyone to move

Ulster are looking to sign an out-half in the wake of Paddy Jackson’s contract being revoked.

# inter-provincial - Monday 1 January, 2018

Leinster withstand late Connacht onslaught to sneak New Year's inter-pro honours

Kieran Keane’s side mounted an almighty siege in search of a first win in Dublin since 2002.

# inter-provincial - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

McGrath 'absolutely convinced' Fermanagh are ready to win first Ulster title

The Erne County boss also opens up on his lingering frustration over the Aidan O’Shea penalty incident.

# inter-provincial - Friday 28 October, 2016

As it happened: Ulster v Munster, Guinness Pro12

We went minute-by-minute for the first of this weekend’s inter-pros.

'He's gassing past us in training!' Healy backs fired-up Mike Ross to see more Ireland action

“He was accepting, but pretty pissed off,” Cian Healy said of his long-term front row partner.

# inter-provincial - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Henshaw: 'I’ve been saying to myself that I’ve let people down in Connacht'

The 22-year-old centre discusses his decision to move east next season.

# inter-provincial - Sunday 3 January, 2016

'You can't play victim the whole time': Foley heartened by Munster grind

The Munster head coach believed in his approach even in the midst of the five-game losing run.

# inter-provincial - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Keatley 'refocused and recharged' thanks to winter break

Munster head coach called his out-half superb after pulling the strings of a hard-fought away win today.

Keatley keeps his cool to arrest Munster slide with win away to Ulster

The under-fire out-half ensured his team avoided a sixth straight loss.

# inter-provincial - Friday 25 December, 2015

Something has to give as Connacht patch themselves up for Ulster clash

Connacht have won seven straight on home turf, but have managed just one win in 18 against the northern province.

# inter-provincial - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Foley says Munster 'haven't heard anything' about Madigan moving south

Foley says Munster 'haven't heard anything' about Madigan moving south

The Munster head coach is hoping Conor Murray and Francis Saili will be fit this weekend.

# inter-provincial - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Aki's non-try and more talking points after Connacht lose to Ulster

International quality, Ulster’s ruthlessness, Connacht’s errors and the losing bonus point.

Clinical Ulster dent Connacht's Champions Cup hopes in Galway

Pat Lam’s men fought back in the second half for a losing bonus point but will rue their errors in the opening 40 minutes.

# inter-provincial - Friday 10 April, 2015

Connacht bring back Aki as Ulster name strong team for Galway derby

With Nigel Owens refereeing, this should be a hugely entertaining inter-provincial clash.

# inter-provincial - Friday 3 October, 2014

It's the great big Leinster v Munster quiz

How well do you know the rivalry?

# inter-provincial - Friday 19 September, 2014

Marmion happy to lead Connacht's young backline after first Ireland caps

June’s tour to Argentina saw the scrum-half getting up to speed with Joe Schmidt’s heavy demands.

# inter-provincial - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Roux and Cooney join Connacht on loan deal from Leinster

The IRFU were involved in brokering the deal between the two provinces.

# inter-provincial - Sunday 30 March, 2014

'The rivalry is the rivalry and everyone needed to win' - Leinster's O'Connor content

The Australian head coach took great satisfaction in securing a derby win a week out from facing Toulon in the Heineken Cup

# inter-provincial - Friday 28 March, 2014

Confident lock Toner approaching Munster clash with focus on accuracy

Leinster’s second row says he knows Paul O’Connell’s game a little better following the Six Nations.

# inter-provincial - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Rob Penney: We've a long way to go to be as respected as Leinster are

The Kiwi head coach has underlined the pride he has in his group of players.

# inter-provincial - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Simon Zebo: Playing Leinster is like a Heineken Cup final every time

The Munster wing is excited about the chance to continue his good provincial form on Saturday.

5 central issues in the build-up to the Leinster v Munster inter-provincial clash

Matt O’Connor’s impact on Leinster, Rob Penney operating with freedom and the benefits of Ireland’s success.

# inter-provincial - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Leinster v Munster confirmed for the Aviva

Matt O’Connor’s side will get their chance for revenge at the national stadium in March.

# inter-provincial - Friday 4 October, 2013

Munster always play with real intensity in Thomond – Leo Cullen

The Leinster lock will miss the game through injury but will be a keen spectator.

# inter-provincial - Thursday 3 October, 2013

9 of the best Munster v Leinster derbies

Here are some of the most memorable games in the greatest Irish inter-provincial derby.

Munster is another step up - Ian Madigan

The Leinster out-half is hoping to help his side to another win in Thomond Park.

# inter-provincial - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Downey ready to make a statement at 12 against Leinster

The centre says he and his Munster teammates are set to “unleash” this weekend at Thomond Park.

# inter-provincial - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Pro12: Team of the Week

Ulster and Munster dominate the line-up after their inter-pro victories.

# inter-provincial - Friday 21 December, 2012

Pro12: Coughlan leads Munster and Stringer at 9 for Connacht clash

The veteran scrum-half will partner Ian Keatley while Felix Jones misses out through injury.

# inter-provincial - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Leinster looking to laugh off defeat as attention turns north

“What’s done is done”, say Eoin Reddan as he focuses on the imminent Pro12 clash with ulster.

# inter-provincial - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Inter-pro: Elwood relishing derby season

The western province will have their ranks bolstered for the visit of Munster this weekend

# inter-provincial - Thursday 13 December, 2012

McCarthy is not the only Connacht player to express an interest to come to Leinster – Schmidt

The row over Mike McCarthy’s switch to Leinster shows no signs of going away.

# inter-provincial - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Opinion: McCarthy exit hard for Connacht, but fair

Mike McCarthy should be grateful to the western province, but not to the detriment of his career.

# inter-provincial - Friday 26 October, 2012

Pro12 Cheat Sheet: Your guide to this weekend's inter-provincial rugby action

Ulster look to make it eight in a row against the Dragons, while Munster will target a hefty win over Zebre.

# inter-provincial - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Big guns return for Munster ahead of Ulster clash in Ravenhill

Rob Penney welcomes back Ronan O’Gara, Keith Earls and Conor Murray ahead of his side’s RaboDirect Pro12 encounter on Friday.