Joey Carbery bags 16 points as Munster topple Leinster

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Munster finally put an end to their Leinster voodoo, defeating the European and Pro14 champions at¬†Thomond Park, thanks to a 16 point haul from Joey Carbery. It was a game that will not be remembered for the rugby entirely though, but rather, ill-discipline which spoiled the opening half. The visitors trying to unsettle the hosts, […] READ MORE




Munster Rugby grind out draw at Sandy Park

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Exeter Chiefs 10 Munster Rugby 10 It was a daunting task for the Munster Rugby men. Traveling to Sandy Park to take on an Exeter Chiefs team, who are yet to lose this season. There was talk among Exeter supporters that this game could provide a bonus point win for the Chiefs but, as ever […] READ MORE


Conor Murray extends contract with the IRFU

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Conor Murray has signed a new deal with the IRFU which will ensure the two-time British & Irish Lion remains in Ireland until 2022. I am delighted to have signed on with the irfu until 2022 Munster delight with Conor Murray re-signing A Munster man through-and-through, the Limerick native has committed his long-term future to […] READ MORE


Leinster complete Double Derby delight

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An encapsulating game in the Aviva Stadium saw Leinster Rugby follow up on their 20-3 win over Connacht last weekend, beating Munster by 8 points in Dublin. Their second derby win in 2 weeks. New Zealander, James Lowe was to the fore again, as his 2 tries helped Leinster to a hard fought derby win. […] READ MORE


Leinster Women claim Interprovincial Trophy title

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It was a winner-takes-all meeting between the Leinster Women and Munster Women in Donnybrook on Saturday night. ??LEINSTER WOMEN INTERPROS WINNERS 2018 ?? pic.twitter.com/3nzNTxsDSl — Leinster WomensRugby (@LeinsterWomen) September 15, 2018 Despite the end result finishing in a 14-14 draw, the Leinster Women’s points difference saw them claim the 2018 title, with captain Sene Nauopu […] READ MORE


Munster Rugby ease past Ospreys with seven tries in Cork

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Seven tries, a first-half bonus point, an impressive pack performance, and some welcome returnees. All in all, a very decent outing for Munster Rugby, in Round 3 of the 2018/19 Guinness Pro14. The home side was magnificent, as they clinically ‘took apart’ Ospreys. Claiming maximum points, the¬†Johann van Graan coached team will certainly grow in […] READ MORE


Leah Lyons enjoying challenge at “amazing” new club

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Ireland International Leah Lyons made the bold move to Harlequins Ladies at the beginning of August, just around the corner from the start of the Tyrrells Premiership 15s Championship. A move that she had been thinking about for a while, before it finally to come to fruition. An big opportunity, that she welcomes with open […] READ MORE


Concern for Munster as Conor Murray ruled out

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With news circulating over the past 24 hours that Munster have signed scrum-half cover in the form of former All Black Alby Mathewson, a question looms over the long term fitness of half-back star Conor Murray. Lengthy rehabilitation It is understood that it could be up to 4 months before the 67 time capped man […] READ MORE