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# heineken-cup - Monday 10 December, 2018

Leinster find a way as Bath promise to go 'full metal jacket' for return leg
# Back It Up
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# Back It Up

Leinster find a way as Bath promise to go 'full metal jacket' for return leg

Dec 10th 2018, 7:27 AM 8,991 Views 14 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side have breakdown issues to fix before the Premiership side visit Dublin.

# heineken-cup - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Larmour's intercept try crucial as Leinster squeeze out away win in Bath
# On The Road
From The42
# On The Road

Larmour's intercept try crucial as Leinster squeeze out away win in Bath

Dec 8th 2018, 5:03 PM 36,185 Views 76 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side weren’t at their best in tricky conditions but found a way to win.

# heineken-cup - Thursday 6 December, 2018

'He's telling me he's very happy at the moment anyway' - Cullen on Lancaster's Leinster future
# Senior Coach
From The42
# Senior Coach

'He's telling me he's very happy at the moment anyway' - Cullen on Lancaster's Leinster future

Dec 6th 2018, 2:29 PM 7,905 Views 10 Comments

Leo Cullen and Leinster remain hopeful that Stuart Lancaster will stay with the province.

# heineken-cup - Monday 3 December, 2018

Friends reunited but Leo Cullen wary of Girvan Dempsey influence for Bath
# Inside Man
From The42
# Inside Man

Friends reunited but Leo Cullen wary of Girvan Dempsey influence for Bath

Dec 3rd 2018, 9:21 AM 6,517 Views 41 Comments

The champions are facing into a crunch double-header.

Injury blow for Castres ahead of Munster clash as Rodrigo Capo Ortega doubtful
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

Injury blow for Castres ahead of Munster clash as Rodrigo Capo Ortega doubtful

Dec 3rd 2018, 8:55 AM 6,850 Views 11 Comments

The French side travel to Thomond Park this weekend.

# heineken-cup - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Chick scores 89th minute try after 39 phases as Newcastle snatch late win over Montpellier
# Late Late Show
From The42
# Late Late Show

Chick scores 89th minute try after 39 phases as Newcastle snatch late win over Montpellier

Oct 21st 2018, 3:26 PM 10,114 Views 7 Comments

Newcastle followed their away win over Toulon with another dramatic victory over French powerhouses Montpellier.

# heineken-cup - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Felipe Contepomi makes return to Leinster Rugby
# The Good Doctor
From The42
# The Good Doctor

Felipe Contepomi makes return to Leinster Rugby

Jun 26th 2018, 3:00 PM 34,639 Views 47 Comments

The former out-half previously played with the province 116 times after joining in 2003.

# heineken-cup - Monday 4 June, 2018

Heineken returns as Champions Cup title sponsor from next season
# What's In A Name?
From The42
# What's In A Name?

Heineken returns as Champions Cup title sponsor from next season

Jun 4th 2018, 9:10 AM 15,086 Views 24 Comments

EPCR has secured a four-year title sponsorship deal with the Dutch brewing company.

# heineken-cup - Saturday 31 March, 2018

The bolt from the blue that launched the career of one of Munster's last European champions
# A Decade Ago
From The42
# A Decade Ago

The bolt from the blue that launched the career of one of Munster's last European champions

Mar 31st 2018, 6:00 AM 14,096 Views 3 Comments

“The first thing you do is you tell the parents,” Denis Hurley recalls. “My dad couldn’t believe it at all.”

# heineken-cup - Saturday 27 January, 2018

'I think about the guy every single day' - Peter Stringer pays emotional tribute to Anthony Foley
# Remembering
From The42
# Remembering

'I think about the guy every single day' - Peter Stringer pays emotional tribute to Anthony Foley

Jan 27th 2018, 2:46 PM 10,781 Views 10 Comments

The former Ireland scrum-half also says he wants to continue playing rugby after celebrating his 40th birthday.

# heineken-cup - Saturday 27 May, 2017

The Scarlets defeat that laid the foundations for one of Munster's greatest triumphs
# Flashback
From The42
# Flashback

The Scarlets defeat that laid the foundations for one of Munster's greatest triumphs

May 27th 2017, 10:00 AM 17,306 Views 2 Comments

It’s 10 years since Munster’s reign as European champions ground to a halt at Stradey Park.

# heineken-cup - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Quiz: How well do you remember Munster v Toulouse in the 2008 Heineken Cup Final?
# Let's Get Quizzical
From The42
# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: How well do you remember Munster v Toulouse in the 2008 Heineken Cup Final?

Mar 26th 2017, 9:11 PM 16,238 Views 6 Comments

The old foes meet again in the Champions Cup quarter-finals on Saturday.

# heineken-cup - Monday 13 February, 2017

Ex-Leinster forwards coach Jono Gibbes to take charge at Ulster
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

Ex-Leinster forwards coach Jono Gibbes to take charge at Ulster

Feb 13th 2017, 9:52 AM 19,451 Views 37 Comments

The 40-year-old also guided Clermont to the Top 14 and Champions Cup finals in his debut season.

# heineken-cup - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Provincial success in Europe has driven Ireland standards at Test level
# Province And Nation
From The42
# Province And Nation

Provincial success in Europe has driven Ireland standards at Test level

Jan 14th 2017, 7:30 AM 4,940 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s recent Six Nations titles have coincided with disappointing provincial results. Is there a link or mere coincidence?

# heineken-cup - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Connacht identity rooted in the struggle, yet Toulouse nothing to fear for champions
# ON MERIT
From The42
# ON MERIT

Connacht identity rooted in the struggle, yet Toulouse nothing to fear for champions

Oct 9th 2016, 9:30 AM 5,439 Views 2 Comments

“I’m proud of the fact I’ve been here through some very tough times,” says John Muldoon in poetic mood.

# heineken-cup - Thursday 28 January, 2016

'It's exactly the challenge I came for': Dan Carter impressed by Top 14's improvement since Perpignan days
# DC
From The42
# DC

'It's exactly the challenge I came for': Dan Carter impressed by Top 14's improvement since Perpignan days

Jan 28th 2016, 10:55 AM 8,285 Views 8 Comments

The All Black superstar hailed the development of the league in his six years away.

# heineken-cup - Saturday 23 January, 2016

This Munster-heavy European rugby pool round 6 quiz is probably too hard for you
# Brutal Quizzicality
From The42
# Brutal Quizzicality

This Munster-heavy European rugby pool round 6 quiz is probably too hard for you

Jan 23rd 2016, 8:30 AM 10,671 Views 7 Comments

The five rounds that led us here were just appetisers, the sixth round of pool games are where the drama really unfolds.

# heineken-cup - Monday 7 December, 2015

5 of the worst title defences of recent history
# Hangover
From The42
# Hangover

5 of the worst title defences of recent history

Dec 7th 2015, 6:23 PM 9,473 Views 10 Comments

After another defeat for Chelsea at the weekend, we look at other dreadful title defences.

# heineken-cup - Thursday 3 September, 2015

7 of our favourite moments from Donncha O'Callaghan's Munster career
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

7 of our favourite moments from Donncha O'Callaghan's Munster career

Sep 3rd 2015, 12:49 PM 9,007 Views 8 Comments

A team player, a veteran, and an inadvertent underwear model.

# heineken-cup - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Classic analysis: Sexton leads Leinster to greatest European comeback
# History
From The42
# History

Classic analysis: Sexton leads Leinster to greatest European comeback

May 12th 2015, 1:00 PM 11,954 Views 26 Comments

We look back on one of the most legendary games in the history of European rugby.

# heineken-cup - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Power ranking the 9 best Heineken Cup semi finals
# The Business End
From The42
# The Business End

Power ranking the 9 best Heineken Cup semi finals

Apr 15th 2015, 4:04 PM 9,233 Views 13 Comments

Time for the Champions Cup to add to the list.

# heineken-cup - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Ferris' last stand as Ulster dig deep against Saracens - My 2014 sporting moment
# Payne Game
From The42
# Payne Game

Ferris' last stand as Ulster dig deep against Saracens - My 2014 sporting moment

Dec 20th 2014, 5:00 PM 5,049 Views 3 Comments

Sean Farrell looks back on a painful day that signalled the end of an era for Ulster.

# heineken-cup - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Pienaar, penalties and late poaches: Munster's history with Saracens
# Round Six
From The42
# Round Six

Pienaar, penalties and late poaches: Munster's history with Saracens

Oct 23rd 2014, 3:13 PM 5,646 Views 4 Comments

Can the southern province get back to winning ways against the Premiership side?