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# munster - Sunday 2 June, 2019

20-point Munster victory for Limerick as they storm past 14-man Waterford

Walsh Park hosted today’s game.

'It was relentless pain, a continuous circle and I couldn't find a way out of it'

Munster wing Ronan O’Mahony was forced to retire from rugby after suffering severe injury.

# munster - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Munster Rugby CEO Garrett Fitzgerald to retire

The IRFU and the southern province will begin the process of recruiting a replacement for the long-serving Fitzgerald.

'It was a dream for the two of us to play with each other' - flying the family flag with Clare

His older brother Conor has retired but Diarmuid Ryan is making his mark with the Clare hurlers.

# munster - Friday 24 May, 2019

'It's an opportunity to bring in some experienced coaches to support Johann'

IRFU boss David Nucifora believes Munster can turn the loss of Felix Jones and Jerry Flannery into a positive.

# munster - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Former England coach Rowntree in talks with van Graan's Munster

The 48-year-old is currently part of the Georgia coaching staff ahead of the World Cup.

Defender suffers broken tibia as Waterford's list of problems grows before critical Munster ties

Philip Mahony’s injury is another setback after Sunday’s defeat to Tipperary.

# munster - Monday 20 May, 2019

Relive the action as Leinster triumph over Munster and Ulster well beaten to Pro14 final Highlights This post contains videos

Relive the action as Leinster triumph over Munster and Ulster well beaten to Pro14 final

Leinster and Glasgow face off in Saturday’s decider at Celtic Park.

Analysis: After a 21-month absence, how Alan Cadogan shone for Cork on the championship stage

The Douglas forward played a major role in yesterday’s win.

# munster - Sunday 19 May, 2019

'We have to regroup but I know these guys will because they’re full of the right stuff'

The Limerick manager is confident they can bounce back from today’s loss to Cork.

John Meyler: 'Cork are always a summer hurling team, it's just getting that workrate up'

The Cork boss saw his team bounce back in style from last week’s loss to Tipperary.

Cork bounce back as they claim impressive win against All-Ireland champs Limerick

31,274 in the Gaelic Grounds for today’s clash.

After home losses, Cork and Waterford face tough away tasks in Munster minefield

Cork and Waterford need a response after opening day defeats.

Leinster march on to Glasgow but Munster face same old question

One Irish province advances into the Pro14 final as the other’s season comes to an end.

# munster - Saturday 18 May, 2019

'We'll come back stronger' - Van Graan vows Munster will bounce back

The southern province fell in a semi-final yet again.

Leinster set up Pro14 final with Glasgow as tryless Munster bow out in Dublin

Leo Cullen’s men were simply more clinical with ball in hand.

As it happened: Leinster v Munster, Pro14 semi-final Liveblog This post contains a poll

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

We followed all the action as the two provinces went head-to-head at the RDS.

Family at the forefront for Sherry as he looks forward to new horizons beyond Munster

With a new baby in the house, the hooker has been travelling back and forth from Gloucester during his loan stint in the Premiersip.

# munster - Friday 17 May, 2019

'I was up in the terrace watching on with a few friends and the sun shining on in the Gaelic Grounds, it was a great day'

Dan Morrissey is hoping to replicate Limerick’s 2013 Munster victory as a player.

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.

Carbery and Earls return as Munster pick Stander at openside flanker

Johann van Graan is able to bring back two key players for the visit to the RDS.

# munster - Thursday 16 May, 2019

'I love it down here' - Carbery happily settled in Munster ahead of RDS trip

The 23-year-old out-half was wearing Leinster’s 15 shirt in this fixture a year ago.

# munster - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Cork duo hit with hamstring injuries ahead of Munster semi-final against Limerick

Sam Ryan is out for the season while there is a concern over Sean Powter.

Leinster v Munster at the RDS a different story to this time last year

Leo Cullen’s side are coming off a European defeat, while Munster now have Joey Carbery in their ranks.

# munster - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Diarmuid O'Sullivan - 'The rest of the forwards were ineffective and that's very worrying'

Cork slumped to defeat in their Munster opener and face a tough task next Sunday.

Munster 'will take time' as van Graan looks to add three coaches

With Jerry Flannery and Felix Jones departing, the province will be making backroom appointments.

'They’ve been brilliant' - Earls and Carbery returns huge for Munster

Johann van Graan believes ‘big players will perform in the big games.’

# munster - Monday 13 May, 2019

'It does mean an awful lot' - Limerick savouring a first football victory in Munster in seven years

Goalkeeper Donal O’Sullivan on the impact of Saturday’s win over Tipperary.

Van Graan sad that 'brilliant Munster men' Jones and Flannery are leaving

The southern province’s head coach is hopeful of securing ‘quality people’ ahead of next season.

'Munster will be frothing at the mouth waiting for us' - Leinster must move on

Leinster boss Leo Cullen feels ‘Munster have the advantage in many ways.’

# munster - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Beirne extends Munster contract as 20-year-old Casey advances onto senior deal

The Ireland international has quickly become a key player for Johann van Graan’s side.

Munster's TOD and Wycherley return as Carbery and Earls remain on comeback trail

The openside flanker has been sidelined since January.

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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.

# munster - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

'There's no way you could just rock up on the day of the game' - Clare prep for Walsh Park trip

The Banner return to Waterford this weekend after a heavy defeat there in March.

# munster - Monday 6 May, 2019

Van Graan keeps his counsel on Howley link as Leinster stay alert for Munster threats

Leinster and Munster will face off again in the Pro14 semi-final and the southern province will back their existing gameplan to oust the reigning champions.

# munster - Sunday 5 May, 2019

Wales attack coach Rob Howley interviewed for Munster role

The 48-year-old would offer vast experience as an assistant to Johann van Graan.

# munster - Saturday 4 May, 2019

'The one thing that stood out was the stag... The stag stands its ground'

South African coach JP Ferreira has been in charge of stingy Munster defence this season.

# munster - Friday 3 May, 2019

Williams, Sherry, Hart and O'Callaghan to leave Munster at end of season

Hart and O’Callaghan are set for moves to France.

Munster fan who confronted Billy Vunipola banned from Thomond Park

The supporter will also be prohibited from attending matches at Irish Independent Park.

# munster - Thursday 2 May, 2019

'You get to run into a group of lads as hard as you can, what’s there not to like!'

Jean Kleyn is hoping Munster’s maul returns to its best on Saturday as he prepares to bring a high work-rate.