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Monday 2 October 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# heading west

This year
Connacht announce signing of Ireland 7s star Andrew Smith
Smith will join the province ahead of the 2023/24 season.
Last year
Foreign affairs minister to meet senior US officials on Washington trip
Coveney is expected to raise the Northern Ireland Protocol as well the war in Ukraine.
David Hawkshaw latest Leinster player to make the move to Connacht
The Leinster back will move to The Sportsground ahead of next season.
All time
Connacht sign 'standout' Ireland U20 prop Sam Illo to first professional deal
Tighthead prop, who played with Leinster at underage level, featured in all five games of Ireland’s U20 Six Nations campaign.
Ryder Cup captain Harrington set for Lahinch return this summer
Harrington will join tournament host Paul McGinley and Shane Lowry as the home favourites at the Irish Open.
'Spike' to return at light-middleweight in Mayo as Moylette has homecoming opponent confirmed
Moylette will face a tough Mexican for the WBC International title, which would see him shoot up the world rankings.
'It was a pretty dark time': Healy and Leinster eye Galway revenge
Last season’s heavy defeat to Connacht will fuel Leinster fire this week as attention turns to the Pro14 inter-pros.
Galway hold off Kilkenny in second-half thriller and are crowned Leinster champions
25,102 in Semple Stadium for today’s replay.
Ex-Aston Villa striker Drennan back in senior football after two-year break
The Kilkenny native has signed with Sligo Rovers.
Connacht bolster pack with addition of Irish-qualified Leicester lock and Ulster product Murphy
Connacht have added lock Joe Maksymiw and hooker Jonny Murphy to Jimmy Murphy’s pack for next season.