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Saturday 23 September 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# 9

Last year
Patterson making home away from home after switch from Leinster to Munster
The 23-year-old scrum-half initially joined on a short-term loan but now has a full senior deal.
The Munster depth chart: Fekitoa's impact and Snyman's second return
Graham Rowntree has interesting options in the halfback positions.
Casey pushing for more Ireland caps after 'learning curve' in last year
The Munster man made his Test debut against Italy in the 2021 Six Nations.
All time
19-year-old Doak starts for Ulster as Addison returns at fullback
Dan McFarland has rotated his team for the trip to face Zebre.
Conor Murray has an important role to play off the Lions bench - Gatland
Ali Price has been named to start at scrum-half against the Springboks.
'Having a fit Conor Murray for the last two games would be brilliant'
The 31-year-old is expected to be back in action with Ireland this weekend.
'He has taken it in his stride' - Cooney bounces back to best form with Ulster
Meanwhile, props Eric O’Sullivan and Tom O’Toole continue to develop with the northern province.
'Conor Murray's pass is the best pass in Ireland' - Brian O'Driscoll
The former Ireland captain believes some criticism of the scrum-half has been unwarranted.
Cooney and Murray side-by-side and content to keep challenging each other
The two scrum-halves were presented for media duty simultaneously today and it wasn’t awkward at all.
'My grandmother heard I was warming up and she ran up the road and forced her way into Thomond Park'
Rugby runs in Craig Casey’s veins.
Marmion set for Connacht return ahead of Ireland's trip to Italy
Marmion has shaken off the ankle injury which has hampered him through the early portion of the season.
'It's a small bit unfair... I would probably like to see the rule changed'
Leinster scrum-half Jamison Gibson-Park is set to take over from Luke McGrath in the nine shirt.
Munster the immediate winners from Murray deal, with long-term dividend for Ireland
The southern province can build all future plans around the world class scrum-half.
Marmion keen to progress as Cooney and McGrath push for Ireland spots
The 26-year-old Connacht scrum-half made his first appearance of the season against Zebre last weekend.
VAT hike for large hotels likely as minister says overcharging for rooms is ruining Ireland's rep
Ross said big-profit hotels operating in Ireland are damaging the country’s tourism reputation.
Cooney looking forward to either Tests or Thailand after delivering on personal promise
The scrum-half has put in an exceptional first season with Ulster, but Ireland’s remain well-stocked for nines.
'The injury has come on leaps and bounds': McGrath on track for Champions Cup final
The Leinster scrum-half is set to return to full team training at the start of next week.
'A talent hits a target, a genius hits a target nobody else can see' - Van Graan on Conor Murray
The Munster head coach was forced to wince as Conor Murray took treatment late on against Wales.
The tourist industry could lose its 9% VAT rate as it's 'under consideration' for Budget 2018
Restaurants and hotels express concerns as 1% hike is on the cards.
He's back! A welcome sight as Conor Murray makes injury return for Munster
The scrum-half replaced Angus Lloyd shortly after the interval at Thomond Park.
'Our preparation was for either scenario' - Saracens ready for Williams
Mark McCall has been impressed by Munster’s work rate this season.
Aaron Smith snapping at the chance to 'mark himself' against France's Parra
The All Black scrum-half has taken time to enjoy the view on his way to the top.
'Joe always says you've got to make the guy outside you look better'
Isaac Boss gets a chance to impress at scrum-half against Scotland tomorrow.
Leinster close to signing South African scrum-half as World Cup cover
Conrad Hoffmann is set to join from the Sharks on a three-month contract.