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Aki And Oliver Added To Connacht Team

3 months ago by Irish Rugby News

Bundee Aki and Conor Oliver have both been named in the team to face Bristol Bears in Sunday’s pre-Christmas Heineken Champions Cup clash at the Sportsground (kick-off 5.30pm). Their inclusions are...

Aki & Oliver come into Connacht lineup for Bristol tie in Heineken Champions Cup

3 months ago by Connaght Domestic Rugby

Bundee Aki and Conor Oliver have both been named in the starting XV to face Bristol Bears in Sunday’s pre-Christmas Heineken Champions Cup clash at The Sportsground (k/o 5.30pm).   Their inclusions...

PREVIEW: Connacht V Bristol Bears

3 months ago by Connaght Domestic Rugby

By John O’Sullivan    Head coach Andy Friend said that Connacht’s close-run 26-22 defeat to Racing 92 in Paris last weekend has reinforced the squad’s confidence that they can compete with...

Racing 92 v Connacht Rugby Round 1 Highlights

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Racing survive a late scare to take a bonus point win against a fighting Connacht. Racing had an impressive first half and lead 19-3, until they allowed Connacht back into...

Connacht Bring Home Losing Bonus In Three-Try Comeback

4 months ago by Irish Rugby News

Connacht fell to a narrow 26-22 defeat to Racing 92 in an exciting Heineken Champions Cup opener in Paris this afternoon. In a brilliant exhibition of attacking rugby, the westerners scored three tries...

Courageous Connacht Come Close to Famous Win Over Racing

4 months ago by Connaght Domestic Rugby

  By John O’Sullivan   Racing 92 26-22 Connacht   Connacht fell to a narrow four-point defeat to Racing 92 in Paris La Défense Arena in the Heineken Champions Cup.   In a brilliant...

PREVIEW: Racing 92 V Connacht

4 months ago by Connaght Domestic Rugby

By John O’Sullivan Head coach Andy Friend says that Connacht will employ a confrontational and attacking gameplan in their Heineken Champions Cup clash away at Racing 92 on Sunday afternoon at 3:15PM....

Connacht Team Strengthened For Racing Clash

4 months ago by Irish Rugby News

Connacht welcome back a number of Ireland internationals for Sunday’s Heineken Champions Cup opener against Racing 92 at the Paris La Defense Arena (kick-off 4.15pm local time/3.15pm Irish time)....

Heffernan, Bealham & Marmion return to Connacht starting team for Racing clash

4 months ago by Connaght Domestic Rugby

Connacht have welcomed back a number of Irish internationals for Sunday’s Heineken Champions Cup opener away to Racing 92 (k/o 3.15pm Irish time).   Dave Heffernan, Finlay Bealham and Kieran Marmion...

Champions and Challenge Cup Round 1 &2 Referee Appointments

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France’s Mathieu Raynal will be in charge when Exeter Chiefs begin their Heineken Champions Cup defence against Glasgow Warriors at Sandy Park next month. Raynal’s selection for the Pool B...