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Dublin: 14°C Saturday 31 October 2020


# munster - Yesterday’s News

Munster sign Ulster prop Callum Reid on emergency loan

Dave Kilcoyne, Jeremy Loughman, Liam O’Connor and James French have all been ruled out with injury prompting the call to Reid.

# munster - Thursday 29 October, 2020

'It's great to see Munster being brave and selecting some of the younger guys'

Paul O’Connell has been impressed by the likes of Ben Healy and John Hodnett.

# munster - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Blow for Munster as Ireland prop Kilcoyne facing extended layoff after ankle surgery

The province say he is ‘expected to be rehabbing for up to eight weeks’.

Munster draw Clermont and Quins as Champions Cup pool draw is confirmed

Leinster will face Northampton Saints and Montpellier, while Connacht take on Pat Lam’s Bristol and Racing 92.

# munster - Monday 26 October, 2020

Cork boss confirms injured duo to miss Saturday's Munster semi-final against Waterford

Eoin Cadogan and Darragh Fitzgibbon are ruled out of the clash at Semple Stadium.

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

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

# munster - Sunday 25 October, 2020

# munster - Saturday 24 October, 2020

'It's going to be fun': Conway revelling in the competition under Farrell

Training and form carry a great deal more weight under Andy Farrell, the Munster wing says.

# munster - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

'It's a massive sense of safety for each player' - Hurling stars back GAA championship start

Tony Kelly and Cian Lynch are happy to see Sunday’s Munster hurling clash set to go ahead.

# munster - Monday 19 October, 2020

Bowe hits 0-7 as Tipperary's second-half show key in Munster hurling win over Clare

Tiperary will now take on Waterford in next Monday’s semi-final.

Roche and Hayes goals help Cork defeat Kerry in Tralee to reach Munster semi-final

Cork will now play Limerick in next Monday’s semi-final.

# munster - Sunday 18 October, 2020

5 players from All-Ireland final side to start for Cork in Munster opener as key figures ruled out

Cork play Kerry tomorrow evening in Munster U20 quarter-final.

# munster - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Squads unveiled as three provincial academies join Ireland 7s for tournament this weekend

Munster, Ulster and Connacht will face the senior Ireland squad in competition at the Sports Campus this weekend.

# munster - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Munster announce minor GAA live-streaming and camogie senior group stage coverage confirmed

The minor action begins with Cork taking on Clare in the Munster championship on Saturday.

# munster - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Munster coach hails players after week of upheaval - 'It’s very tough to manage it but I think we all adapted'

Munster defeated Edinburgh after a week of upheaval for the province.

# munster - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Stander pounces late to secure dramatic win for Munster

Youngster Ben Healy once again nailed the winning kick for Munster as they came from behind to defeat Edinburgh.

Sport without fans is soulless - they are the lifeblood of the game

Sport may be secondary to life’s greater challenges right now but that does not stop us yearning for the day when stadium doors re-open and communities are allowed come together again.

# munster - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Munster cancel training again as province awaits further Covid-19 test results

A senior player tested positive for the virus earlier this week, with a further six players identified as close contacts.

# munster - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

Earls sidelined by back injury as Munster rule Scannell out for two months

Ireland boss Andy Farrell already had several injury concerns ahead of the autumn campaign.

# munster - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Munster forced to suspend training after senior player tests positive for Covid-19

Six other players identified as potential close contacts are currently self-isolating.

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

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

# munster - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Heroic Healy nails last minute penalty to guide 14-man Munster home

Peter O’Mahony was red carded but Munster came from 24-10 down to score two tries in the final 15 minutes. Ben Healy’s monstrous kick from half-way won it at the death.

Ireland auditions for Munster and Connacht men as Farrell finalises autumn squad

Munster are away to the Scarlets as Connacht host Glasgow in the Pro14.

# munster - Friday 2 October, 2020

21-year-old Casey among starters as Munster commence Pro14 away to Scarlets

Mike Haley and Darren Sweetnam make their return tot first-team action.

Fullback Haley happy in Munster and hopes to push back into Ireland contention

The 26-year-old former Sale man earned his Test debut last year against Italy.

# munster - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Beirne's Munster ambition burns bright as he gets set for first clash with Scarlets

The Kildare man is set to face his old team for the first time since joining Munster.

# munster - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

'We don't want the starting XV to be comfortable, we've got a very good crop of youngsters'

Munster’s Johann van Graan expects the likes of Craig Casey, John Hodnett, and Ben Healy to push for European starts.

# munster - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

'He'll be the same for a number of weeks and months' - No update on Carbery

There was more positive news on Munster’s Conor Murray and Dave Kilcoyne, however.

Munster's Daly picks up injury ahead of Pro14 opener as Murray remains sidelined

The Ireland scrum-half suffered a thigh injury a month ago against Leinster.

# munster - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

'The break made me appreciate what we have, really re-focus and re-motivate'

Simon Zebo made his return from injury last weekend as Racing secured a Champions Cup semi-final.

# munster - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Murray to have scan on thigh injury sustained in Munster's defeat to Leinster

The scrum-half will hope to be cleared of serious injury with the Six Nations resuming next month.

No sign of Larkham's impact for Munster in 'contestable box kicks-fest'

Leinster feel they need to learn from last Friday’s game and Munster will surely look to do the same.

# munster - Monday 7 September, 2020

Sexton and Connors set the tone as Leinster's defence smothers Munster

Stuart Lancaster’s charges shut down Munster’s early attempts to get a foothold in the game.

'You just have to keep knocking at that door': Stander undeterred by Munster's semi-final struggles

The number 8 vows to come back and challenge for more titles with Munster next year.

# munster - Sunday 6 September, 2020

'I loved coaching with Munster. I just felt the time was right to move on'

Jerry Flannery is back in the professional game as lineout coach with Premiership club Harlequins.

# munster - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Munster's Springboks-esque game plan a dispiriting sight for province's fans

The tactical approach from Johann van Graan’s side felt far too familiar as they came up short again.

Leinster have the classier touches in contrast to blunt, predictable Munster

The southern province were second best in the kicking game as they suffered another semi-final defeat.

# munster - Friday 4 September, 2020

Munster left to lament missed chances against Leinster

Munster successfully knocked the champions out of their rhythm, but were unable to capitalise.

Leinster see off Munster to reach yet another Pro14 final

Ronan Kelleher gets the only score of the game as Leinster beat rivals Munster by 10 points.

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.

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