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# munster-rugby - Yesterday’s News

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

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

# munster-rugby - Monday 26 October, 2020

Munster run in five tries with a brace for Coombes in thrilling win over Cardiff

It finished 38-27 in Munster’s favour at Thomond Park.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Munster stick with Casey-Healy combo for Cardiff's visit to Thomond

Johann van Graan makes eight changes to the side which beat Edinburgh.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 17 October, 2020

‘Exeter are English rugby’s version of Munster and Connacht rolled into one’

At one stage they were not even the best team in Devon but today Exeter Chiefs can become the No1 side in Europe.

# munster-rugby - Friday 9 October, 2020

Conor Murray on the bench as Munster name team to face Edinburgh

Last week’s hero Ben Healy starts at 10 for tomorrow evening’s clash in Thomond Park.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Munster Rugby confirm two further cases of Covid-19

The squad will return to training in Limerick tomorrow ahead of their meeting with Edinburgh.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Munster awaiting HSE guidance after Academy player tests positive for Covid-19

Three Academy players and one senior player have been identified as potential close contacts.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Murray 'progressing well' in recovery from thigh injury as Kleyn and Goggin return

Andrew Conway is continuing his return-to-play protocols as Munster prepare for the new season.

# munster-rugby - Monday 14 September, 2020

Munster confirm departure of head of athletic performance

Denis Logan will move home to America with his family in October.

# munster-rugby - Friday 4 September, 2020

As it happened: Leinster v Munster, Pro14 semi-final

It’s the island’s two most successful provinces, it’s knockout rugby and we’re going minute-by-minute.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Free online broadcast of Leinster-Munster clash announced by eir Sport

Tomorrow’s Guinness Pro14 semi-final between the rival provinces will be available to watch on Facebook.

# munster-rugby - 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.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Munster have unveiled their new European kit for next season

Two stars will appear above the crest in recognition of the province’s 2006 and ’08 triumphs.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 20 August, 2020

'The camera can be very deceiving' - Aki downplays impressive post-lockdown physique

The Connacht star attracted lots of attention when he returned to club training.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Munster cancel training after Academy player tests positive for Covid-19

Six more players are also self-isolating, the province revealed today.

# munster-rugby - Monday 13 July, 2020

Beirne and Earls set for return while de Allende on track for Munster debut in August

The Pro14 competition resumes on the weekend of 22/23 August.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Predicting Ireland's first-choice XV for the 2023 Rugby World Cup

Bernard Jackman, Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey had several different visions as they gazed into the future.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 21 June, 2020

The Hawaiian prop, the Sunday Game producer and Irish rugby’s tug of war

Eddie O’Sullivan and Wesley Liddy haven’t just discovered a potential star but also a talent factory better known for its production line of NFL players.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

IRFU to begin Covid-19 testing with Leinster and Munster setups set to return next week

Connacht and Ulster are scheduled to return on 29 June.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Why Munster Rugby has partnered with an Irish esports team

Munster Rugby Gaming kick-off life in the Northern League of Legends Championships this month.

'The Stormers coming to Thomond Park': Would you be in favour of a new-look Pro18? Expansion This post contains a poll

'The Stormers coming to Thomond Park': Would you be in favour of a new-look Pro18?

Bernard Jackman, Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey discuss the very real prospect of South Africa’s Super Rugby franchises joining the Pro14.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Munster prop Brian Scott forced into premature retirement

The former Ireland U20 international has had a two-year battle with injury.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember Munster's first Heineken Cup triumph?

Declan Kidney’s side made amends for previous defeats by winning the decider on this day in 2006.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 14 May, 2020

'They had something unbelievably unique in Limerick rugby and I don't think it's too late to reignite that'

Munster must learn from Limerick GAA and get the talent conveyor belt turning again in the Treaty County, says Bernard Jackman.

# munster-rugby - Friday 27 March, 2020

'It was affecting me turning up the radio in the car... It was painful picking my kids up, changing nappies'

Mike Sherry makes his debut on The42 Rugby Weekly to give his assessment of where Munster stand under Johann van Graan, and reflect on his decision to retire at 31.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember the career of Donncha O'Callaghan?

Test your knowledge of the former Munster and Ireland lock as he marks his 41st birthday.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Coombes double helps Munster ease past 14-man Scarlets

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

# munster-rugby - Friday 28 February, 2020

Farrell starts as Munster make five changes for Scarlets' Thomond visit

Jack O’Donoghue has been ruled out after aggravating an existing neck injury.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Andrew Conway among trio of players to commit to new Munster contracts

Billy Holland and Jeremy Loughman have also signed new deals with the southern province.

Six changes for Munster with O'Donnell and Sweetnam among replacements

Johann van Graan’s side face Zebre tomorrow in the Guinness Pro14.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Scannell says late Munster CEO Fitzgerald put him on the straight and narrow

Niall Scannell on the influence the late Garrett Fitzgerald had on him.

# munster-rugby - Friday 14 February, 2020

Longtime Munster CEO Garrett Fitzgerald passes away aged 65

Fitzgerald served as the province’s chief executive for 20 years, spearheading Munster’s success during the professional era.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

'People never gave me a hope': Ireland legend Stringer on succeeding against the odds

The ex-Munster man would also like to see John Cooney given a start at scrum-half in this year’s Guinness Six Nations.

# munster-rugby - Friday 31 January, 2020

World Cup-winning Springbok pair among trio of new signings for Munster

Damian de Allende, RG Snyman and Matt Gallagher will all link up with the province next season.

# munster-rugby - Monday 27 January, 2020

O'Sullivan, Coombes and McHenry earn senior deals as Munster announce six new contracts

Stephen Archer, Dan Goggin and Liam O’Connor have each extended their senior deals by two years.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

'From physiotherapist to Springboks head coach' - Ex-Munster defence coach set to replace Erasmus

47-year-old Jacques Nienaber has been part of Rassie’s backroom staff in his past four jobs and won the World Cup in November.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 19 January, 2020

LIVE: Munster v Ospreys, Champions Cup

Qualification is out of their reach, but can Munster end a disappointing Champions Cup campaign on a high?

Anthony Foley, the ESPN editor who joined the priesthood, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Put your feet up and dive into some of the best pieces of writing we’ve enjoyed over the past week.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Former Munster back row Paddy Butler seals move to Japanese Top League

The 29-year-old left for Pau in 2015 but featured again for his native province during pre-season.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 12 January, 2020

As it happened: Racing 92 v Munster, European Rugby Champions Cup

Munster have travelled to Paris La Défense Arena for a must-win game which begins at 3.15pm.

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