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Tuesday 28 November 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# pro14

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Leinster reach Pro14 final on back of bonus point victory over Ulster
The game ended 38-19 for Leo Cullen’s side as Ulster finished with 14 men following Andrew Warwick’s dismissal.
Baloucoune hoping to catch up with Sevens pace-setters after injury nightmare
The Ulster flyer was hamstrung as Hugo Keenan and Shane Daly made their way onto the international stage last year.
Ulster need this win - for their self-respect as much as anything else
Leinster have lorded it over Ulster in this fixture for years – but Dan McFarland’s side have every reason to be confident tonight.
'Big games get won by special moments' - Van Graan hails Haley's solo score
The Munster fullback produced a brilliant solo score to help his side secure a Pro14 final spot.
Ireland trio to start for Connacht on Thomond Park trip
Bundee Aki, Ultan Dillane and Dave Heffernan have been picked to take on Munster in the Pro14 tomorrow evening.
Holland and Casey return for Munster as Carbery named on the bench to face Connacht
Johann van Graan has made eight changes for tomorrow night’s vital game at Thomond Park.
'If we win this weekend, 100% it’s possible': O'Halloran intent on chasing down Munster
The fullback knows Connacht must whittle Munster’s lead by at least four points tomorrow.
Versatile 7s graduate O'Brien making impressive progress with Leinster
The 24-year-old Kildare man is happy to play 13 or 15.
'What you don’t want to do is mess around with somebody like Ports'
Robin McBryde says the tighthead needs to be included in any discussions about his best position going forward.
Connacht ready to go toe-to-toe with Munster maul
The southern province profited from the set-piece in January, but Connacht are wary of getting stuck in the same trap.
Harry Byrne and Ciarán Frawley both doubts for Leinster's trip to play Ulster
The out-half is recovering for a head injury sustained in the win over Glasgow Warriors on Sunday.
'A shock to the system': Baloucoune relieved to see action after injury nightmare
The 23-year-old had to wait a year between Ulster appearances due to a hamstring avulsion last summer.
Leinster’s win over 14-man Glasgow is spoiled by injury to Harry Byrne
Adam Hastings was given a red card for dangerous play as Leinster won 40-21.
Every point counts as Leinster chase their 10th Pro14 final in 12 seasons
The defending Pro14 champions face Glasgow this evening at the RDS.
Joey Carbery makes first appearance in over a year as Munster prevail
The Irish side edged past Cardiff Blues in the Guinness Pro14.
Bundee Aki's last minute try seals victory for Connacht in Treviso
Connacht beat Benetton Treviso 19-17 to keep the pressure on Munster in Conference B.
Control key as Connacht bring big guns to Benetton
The western province are riding high in Conference B and ought to have plenty in reserve in Treviso.
Stockdale to make Ulster return in tonight's clash against Ospreys
Andy Farrell will be watching the Pro14 game in Belfast with interest tonight.
Stockdale, Baloucoune, and Reidy return for Ulster's clash with Ospreys
However, Marcell Coetzee has been ruled out for Dan McFarland’s side.
Dowling delighted to have back issue behind him as he settles in with Connacht
The second row endured a long wait and rehab before he got to pull on the green jersey this month.
Connacht generating alternative to Aki's innate energy
The centre is an irreplaceable personality in any team, but Connacht have worked at how they operate in his absence.
Munster beat Edinburgh to consolidate Pro14 lead
They did lose a tiny bit of their advantage over Connacht, in second place.
Wootton the hero as Connacht secure bonus point win over Cardiff
Andy Friend’s side beat their Conference B rivals in a tense encounter at The Sportsground.
Returning internationals can help Connacht put home struggles behind them
Andy Friend’s team have lost their last four home games in all competitions.
Munster can offer Andy Farrell food for thought in Edinburgh
The southern province have plenty of men with a point to prove after not featuring for Ireland.
Five-try Leinster overcome poor start to bully Dragons
The province never fully got going in difficult conditions.
Returning Ireland trio named to start in Connacht's crucial game against Cardiff Blues
Bundee Aki, Ultan Dillane and Dave Heffernan are all back for Saturday’s fixture at the Sportsground.
Ulster well placed to keep the heat on Leinster in hunt for top spot
Tonight’s game at Glasgow is the province’s first outing in six weeks.
'These things take time' - Cullen wary of rushing Byrne's progress
The Leinster head coach also discussed the current situation regarding contract talks.
'I've probably relaxed a little bit about my rugby, I used to be a bit tense about it'
Munster hooker Kevin O’Byrne is playing some of the best rugby of his career.
Leinster name Ross and Harry Byrne together in starting team for the first time
Jack Conan will win his 100th cap for the province in Friday’s game with the Dragons.
In-form Wootton keen to make Connacht loan deal permanent
The winger is enjoying a new lease of life since making the move from Munster.
'His ability to see space and put the ball there is probably the best I've seen'
Jack Carty will be hoping to catch Andy Farrell’s eye when Connacht host Cardiff Blues this weekend.
Connacht and Ireland lock Quinn Roux facing 3 months out following shoulder surgery
Centre Peter Robb is also set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines.
Stockdale 'not far away' as McFarland bids to make Ulster's break work for them
Ulster have waited five weeks for competitive action.
Papali’i handed latest chance to prove his worth as Connacht look to find clinical edge
Andy Friend’s team are looking to get back to winning ways against Dragons following back-to-back defeats.
150 not out for Carty and Bealham as Connacht set off on 'must-win' Wales mission
Andy Friend makes seven changes for Connacht’s meeting with Dragons tomorrow evening.
Friend expects Connacht to have more positive contract news in coming weeks
The Connacht head coach recently agreed a new two-year deal with the province.
Race for the Pro14 final heats up as Leinster enter the final Furlong
Leo Cullen’s side have little margin for error left as they take on Scarlets in tonight’s Pro14 encounter.
Leinster player self-isolating following positive Covid-19 test
The player had already been isolating as a close contact of a family member.