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#Munster

# munster-rugby - Thursday 25 April, 2019

O'Mahony hopes Munster can use semi-final heartache to launch Pro14 title bid
# SUAF
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# SUAF

O'Mahony hopes Munster can use semi-final heartache to launch Pro14 title bid

Apr 25th 2019, 6:30 AM 7,593 Views 73 Comments

The Munster captain was crowned the club’s player of the year this week.

McKeon and Connacht looking to repeat 2015 heroics at Thomond Park
# Inter-pro
From The42
# Inter-pro

McKeon and Connacht looking to repeat 2015 heroics at Thomond Park

Apr 25th 2019, 6:00 AM 4,557 Views 8 Comments

Andy Friend’s men have already booked their place in the Pro14 play-offs but have a chance to build winning momentum this weekend.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Ireland U20 winger drops out of Munster academy to return to Wales
# Heading Home
From The42
# Heading Home

Ireland U20 winger drops out of Munster academy to return to Wales

Apr 24th 2019, 5:23 PM 26,127 Views 70 Comments

James McCarthy had joined the southern province in 2017.

# munster-rugby - Monday 22 April, 2019

Munster centre Jaco Taute moving on after agreeing Premiership deal with Leicester Tigers
# Double Swoop
From The42
# Double Swoop

Munster centre Jaco Taute moving on after agreeing Premiership deal with Leicester Tigers

Apr 22nd 2019, 2:05 PM 16,329 Views 20 Comments

The 28-year-old joins Leinster’s Noel Reid in signing for the Gallagher Premiership outfit today.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 20 April, 2019

How did you rate Munster as the province endured more semi-final heartache?
# Out Of 10
From The42
# Out Of 10

How did you rate Munster as the province endured more semi-final heartache?

Apr 20th 2019, 4:58 PM 16,218 Views 86 Comments

Johann van Graan’s side were unable to contain Saracens in this afternoon’s Champions Cup semi-final.

As it happened: Saracens v Munster, Champions Cup semi-final From The42
Live Apr 20th 2019, 2:01 PM

As it happened: Saracens v Munster, Champions Cup semi-final

Poll: Who do you think will win this weekend's Champions Cup semi-finals?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Poll: Who do you think will win this weekend's Champions Cup semi-finals?

Apr 20th 2019, 6:45 AM 10,651 Views 26 Comments

Leinster, Munster, Saracens and Toulouse are all chasing a spot in the final.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Could Stockdale offer something different as Ireland's next fullback?
# The42 Rugby Weekly
From The42
# The42 Rugby Weekly

Could Stockdale offer something different as Ireland's next fullback?

Apr 18th 2019, 7:07 PM 24,689 Views 65 Comments

Murray Kinsella and Andy Dunne discussed the merits of having an attacking fullback after Stockdale’s appearance at 15 last weekend.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Van Graan pleased with squad depth as under-strength Munster dig in for battling win
# Italian Job
From The42
# Italian Job

Van Graan pleased with squad depth as under-strength Munster dig in for battling win

Apr 13th 2019, 9:55 AM 8,116 Views 18 Comments

It’s a Champions Cup semi-final next up against Sarries.

# munster-rugby - Friday 12 April, 2019

Four-try Munster go top with come-from-behind victory in Treviso thriller
# Road Warriors
From The42
# Road Warriors

Four-try Munster go top with come-from-behind victory in Treviso thriller

Apr 12th 2019, 9:21 PM 39,056 Views 70 Comments

Van Graan’s men overcame an 11-point second-half deficit to win by nine against Benetton.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Leinster and Munster name 'A' teams for Stateside Cara Cup game
# Starting XVs
From The42
# Starting XVs

Leinster and Munster name 'A' teams for Stateside Cara Cup game

Apr 10th 2019, 6:32 PM 10,811 Views 8 Comments

The provinces face each other in Massachusetts tonight.

'I’m heartbroken' - Munster wing Ronan O'Mahony forced to retire aged 29
# Born And Bred
From The42
# Born And Bred

'I’m heartbroken' - Munster wing Ronan O'Mahony forced to retire aged 29

Apr 10th 2019, 3:51 PM 34,171 Views 18 Comments

O’Mahony scored 21 tries in 70 senior appearances for his native province.

Relaxed Murray nearing return to his best in Munster colours, says rival Mathewson
# Less Stress More Success
From The42
# Less Stress More Success

Relaxed Murray nearing return to his best in Munster colours, says rival Mathewson

Apr 10th 2019, 6:15 AM 6,070 Views 15 Comments

‘He is not putting too much pressure on himself and he is back having fun playing’, said the Kiwi of his fellow no.9.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

Futures of coaches Jones and Flannery next on Munster's agenda after Van Graan extension
# Building Blocks
From The42
# Building Blocks

Futures of coaches Jones and Flannery next on Munster's agenda after Van Graan extension

Apr 9th 2019, 12:00 PM 24,008 Views 78 Comments

Johann van Graan yesterday signed a two-year contract extension as head coach.

# munster-rugby - Monday 8 April, 2019

Carbery 'highly unlikely' to face Sarries in European semi, confirms Van Graan
# Major Doubt
From The42
# Major Doubt

Carbery 'highly unlikely' to face Sarries in European semi, confirms Van Graan

Apr 8th 2019, 1:55 PM 9,169 Views 18 Comments

Johann van Graan says ‘there’s still a possibility’ that Joey Carbery could make Coventry, but he’s a major doubt as of now.

Van Graan extends Munster deal by a further two years
# Staying On
From The42
# Staying On

Van Graan extends Munster deal by a further two years

Apr 8th 2019, 11:43 AM 19,233 Views 62 Comments

The South African will remain at the southern province until 2022.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 6 April, 2019

Munster to give key players time off next week ahead of Saracens showdown
# Rest And Recover
From The42
# Rest And Recover

Munster to give key players time off next week ahead of Saracens showdown

Apr 6th 2019, 2:20 PM 12,408 Views 24 Comments

Peter O’Mahony, Keith Earls, Jean Kleyn and Conor Murray all picked up knocks and niggles in the win over Cardiff last night.

# munster-rugby - Friday 5 April, 2019

Six-try Munster secure Pro14 play-off with big win over Cardiff in Cork
# SUAF
From The42
# SUAF

Six-try Munster secure Pro14 play-off with big win over Cardiff in Cork

Apr 5th 2019, 10:17 PM 17,675 Views 51 Comments

Johann van Graan’s side maintain the pressure on Glasgow in pursuit of a home semi-final.

Williams captains Munster 'A' for Stateside clash with Free Jacks
# On Tour
From The42
# On Tour

Williams captains Munster 'A' for Stateside clash with Free Jacks

Apr 5th 2019, 6:29 PM 10,170 Views 11 Comments

The scrum-half is one of five senior players named to start tomorrow’s Cara Cup game in Boston.

EPCR announce referee appointments for Champions Cup semi-finals
# Middle Men
From The42
# Middle Men

EPCR announce referee appointments for Champions Cup semi-finals

Apr 5th 2019, 11:58 AM 9,922 Views 15 Comments

Meanwhile, Ireland’s John Lacey will take charge of a Challenge Cup semi-final.

'I'm kind of sick of saying 'yeah, we feel we can do it this year''
# Silverware In Sight
From The42
# Silverware In Sight

'I'm kind of sick of saying 'yeah, we feel we can do it this year''

Apr 5th 2019, 6:00 AM 6,956 Views 11 Comments

Munster can secure a place in the Pro14 play-offs this evening as the province step up their chase of a first piece of silverware since 2011.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Munster retain nine starters from Edinburgh for bid to secure Pro14 play-off
# Red Army
From The42
# Red Army

Munster retain nine starters from Edinburgh for bid to secure Pro14 play-off

Apr 4th 2019, 12:13 PM 9,566 Views 29 Comments

Johann van Graan has announced his team for tomorrow night’s clash with Cardiff Blues in Cork.

Murray: 'I know how good I can be and I'm hungry to show that off'
# Fine Margins
From The42
# Fine Margins

Murray: 'I know how good I can be and I'm hungry to show that off'

Apr 4th 2019, 6:30 AM 5,611 Views 14 Comments

The Munster scrum-half says the recent criticism of his form didn’t affect him as he looks to return to his world-class best.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

'If Tadhg hadn't stayed down, the referee might not have reversed the penalty'
# Big Call
From The42
# Big Call

'If Tadhg hadn't stayed down, the referee might not have reversed the penalty'

Apr 3rd 2019, 1:47 PM 13,710 Views 79 Comments

Conor Murray believes Pascal Gauzere was correct to reverse a pivotal penalty in Munster’s favour at Murrayfield on Saturday.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Munster include six senior players in 'A' squad for USA trip
# Cara Cup
From The42
# Cara Cup

Munster include six senior players in 'A' squad for USA trip

Apr 2nd 2019, 5:54 PM 15,010 Views 28 Comments

The southern province face New England Free Jacks and Leinster ‘A’ in Massachusetts this weekend.

JVG doesn't regret starting Carbery as out-half suffers fresh hamstring frustration
# Recurrence
From The42
# Recurrence

JVG doesn't regret starting Carbery as out-half suffers fresh hamstring frustration

Apr 2nd 2019, 6:15 AM 9,897 Views 22 Comments

Carbery lasted just 36 minutes against Edinburgh at the weekend.

# munster-rugby - Monday 1 April, 2019

Carbery to be assessed and O'Donoghue to follow return to play protocols ahead of Blues clash
# Time Will Tell
From The42
# Time Will Tell

Carbery to be assessed and O'Donoghue to follow return to play protocols ahead of Blues clash

Apr 1st 2019, 12:33 PM 6,599 Views 1 Comment

Joey Carbery injured his left hamstring during Saturday’s win over Edinburgh, Munster have confirmed.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Player ratings: How did you rate Munster in their battling Edinburgh victory?
# SUAF
From The42
# SUAF

Player ratings: How did you rate Munster in their battling Edinburgh victory?

Mar 30th 2019, 3:01 PM 17,943 Views 26 Comments

The Reds booked a last-four spot at Murrayfield today.

As it happened: Edinburgh v Munster, Champions Cup quarter-final From The42
Live Mar 30th 2019, 12:11 PM

As it happened: Edinburgh v Munster, Champions Cup quarter-final

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Carbery commits long-term future to Munster after signing contract extension
# Pen To Paper
From The42
# Pen To Paper

Carbery commits long-term future to Munster after signing contract extension

Mar 26th 2019, 3:21 PM 26,146 Views 54 Comments

The out-half joined the southern province from Leinster at the start of this season.

# munster-rugby - Monday 25 March, 2019

How your province warmed up for Europe and all the Pro14 action from the weekend
# Watch It Back
From The42
# Watch It Back

How your province warmed up for Europe and all the Pro14 action from the weekend

Mar 25th 2019, 12:09 PM 5,888 Views 2 Comments

We’ve got a full round of highlights as three Irish sides claimed wins, while Leinster went down to Edinburgh.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Munster forced to dig deep to secure win over Zebre
# Report
From The42
# Report

Munster forced to dig deep to secure win over Zebre

Mar 23rd 2019, 10:08 PM 16,369 Views 49 Comments

In the end, they got the bonus point and go into the Champions Cup quarter-final against Edinburgh on the back of another victory.

# munster-rugby - Friday 22 March, 2019

CJ Stander starts as captain in a much-changed Munster side
# Red Army
From The42
# Red Army

CJ Stander starts as captain in a much-changed Munster side

Mar 22nd 2019, 12:18 PM 13,013 Views 15 Comments

The Ireland international has been selected in Johann van Graan’s starting line-up to face Zebre.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Carbery facing fitness battle to be fit for Munster's Champions Cup quarter
# Injury Update
From The42
# Injury Update

Carbery facing fitness battle to be fit for Munster's Champions Cup quarter

Mar 19th 2019, 6:00 AM 13,221 Views 28 Comments

The 24-year-old’s hamstring injury has not fully healed.

# munster-rugby - Friday 8 March, 2019

Senior Cup star Healy ready to seize his opportunities en route to the top
# Bright Future
From The42
# Bright Future

Senior Cup star Healy ready to seize his opportunities en route to the top

Mar 8th 2019, 6:30 AM 9,882 Views 2 Comments

Having guided Glenstal Abbey to their first-ever Munster Senior Schools Cup success, the out-half wants to make his mark for Ireland U20s.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Munster knocked off the top of Conference A after frustrating defeat in Wales
# Scarlet Fever
From The42
# Scarlet Fever

Munster knocked off the top of Conference A after frustrating defeat in Wales

Mar 2nd 2019, 7:32 PM 22,032 Views 52 Comments

Glasgow Warriors have leapfrogged Johann van Graan’s side thanks to their win away to Zebre.

'I wouldn't change one thing about my time at Munster. It has made me a better person'
# Keats
From The42
# Keats

'I wouldn't change one thing about my time at Munster. It has made me a better person'

Mar 2nd 2019, 8:00 AM 41,772 Views 41 Comments

In his first interview since ending his eight-year stay with Munster, Ian Keatley tells The42 why he had to make the difficult decision to leave Limerick.

# munster-rugby - Friday 1 March, 2019

Ryan back in red as Munster make seven changes for Scarlets trip
# Away Day
From The42
# Away Day

Ryan back in red as Munster make seven changes for Scarlets trip

Mar 1st 2019, 12:28 PM 9,501 Views 10 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny, Wyn Jones and Ryan Elias all named to start for the hosts on Saturday evening.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

Munster scrum-half Cronin takes inspiration from big brother's career
# In The Family
From The42
# In The Family

Munster scrum-half Cronin takes inspiration from big brother's career

Feb 27th 2019, 6:15 AM 13,571 Views 9 Comments

The Limerick native is hoping to build on his recent form when the province travel to Scarlets this weekend.

# munster-rugby - Monday 25 February, 2019

Stander continues rehab at Munster ahead of potential France return
# Injury Update
From The42
# Injury Update

Stander continues rehab at Munster ahead of potential France return

Feb 25th 2019, 4:19 PM 9,747 Views 5 Comments

The number eight is pushing to be back from a cheek injury for the round four game at the Aviva Stadium.