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PRO 14 Highlights: Connacht Rugby Vs Munster Rugby

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster survived a late onslaught to hold on for a 16-10 win over Connacht in a top of Conference B clash. Connacht missed an early opportunity to put points on the board, as their penalty attempt just...

“It was an incredibly physical and competitive derby match.” - Peter O’Mahony

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster would have breathed a big sigh of relief when the final whistle sounded at The Sportsground last night as the scoreboard read 16-10 in their favour against Connacht.   There were only 13...

PRO 14 Irish Derbies Review Plus TOTW

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend we saw two Irish derbies in the Guinness Pro 14 competition and here is how they both played out.    Connacht vs Munster   Munster survived a late onslaught to hold on for...

Bealham, Dillane, O'Brien & O'Donnell come into Connacht team for Munster interpro

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Connacht management team have made four changes to their starting XV for Saturday’s crucial Guinness PRO14 interpro against Munster at The Sportsground.   After last week’s historic...

A weekend of Celtic derbies in the Pro14

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A weekend of Celtic derbies in the Pro14 kicks off on Friday with Leinster taking on Ulster. The reigning champs suffered a rare loss last weekend when Connacht pulled one over them 35-24 at the RDS and...

Wounded Munster to challenge rampant Connacht

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sportsground will play host to the second Irish derby of the round as Munster will take the field and brace themselves for a fiery contest against a rampant Connacht outfit.   The men in green...

Ireland Legend Paul O’Connell Joins Test Coaching Staff

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Paul O'Connell will join the Ireland coaching team with immediate effect ahead of the 2021 Six Nations.   Former Ireland captain Paul O’Connell has joined the Ireland national coaching group...

The first of the Irish derbies as Leinster cross swords with Ulster

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A repeat of the 2019-20 final kicks off Round 11 as Leinster tackle Ulster. It is a clash which promises to deliver the goods as only a top-of-the-table duel can.   Ulster are currently enjoying...

Guinness PRO14 Round 10 Top Performers

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

After Round 10 of the Guinness PRO14, Opta identified the players who made the biggest impact. Those top performers are listed below.   Top Players from R10 of the Guinness PRO14      Tackles:...

Champions Cup and Challenge Cup Rounds 3 and 4 Referee Appointments

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nika Amashukeli of Georgia will make his debut as a Champions Cup referee when he takes charge of the Round 3 fixture between Pool B joint-leaders, Racing 92, and Harlequins at Paris La Défense...