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# thomond-park - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

From The42 Limerick trial to give Irish players chance to feature in World Club 7s Combine

Limerick trial to give Irish players chance to feature in World Club 7s

Selector Tom Burwell explains the process of selecting a squad to feature at Thomond Park.

# thomond-park - Saturday 7 June, 2014

From The42 Bohemians march on as Limerick FC are dumped out of FAI Cup Winning Run

Bohemians march on as Limerick FC are dumped out of FAI Cup

Steven Beattie inspired Owen Heary’s men to success at Thomond Park.

# thomond-park - Saturday 10 May, 2014

From The42 Ulster's second string pull off rousing win against limp Munster Young Guns

Ulster's second string pull off rousing win against limp Munster

Mark Anscombe was thrilled with the performance of some of the younger members of his squad in Limerick.

# thomond-park - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

From The42 'Jesus, this could be the final couple of games' - Penney wants long Munster goodbye Final Countdown

'Jesus, this could be the final couple of games' - Penney wants long Munster goodbye

The New Zealander has resigned himself to the fact that Glasgow have the second home semi-final spot wrapped up.

# thomond-park - Sunday 6 April, 2014

From The42 Murray gives 'special mention' to his forwards after armchair ride against Toulouse Pack Power

Murray gives 'special mention' to his forwards after armchair ride against Toulouse

The Munster scrum-half says his pack ensured yesterday’s Heineken Cup clash was an enjoyable outing for Munster’s clinical backline.

From The42 'You'd probably love to stay in Ireland and keep it an All-Ireland semi-final' HCup

'You'd probably love to stay in Ireland and keep it an All-Ireland semi-final'

Munster second row Paul O’Connell was thrilled by his side’s maul during yesterday’s victory over Toulouse in Limerick.

# thomond-park - Saturday 5 April, 2014

From The42 Penney pays tribute to Thomond Park crowd as Munster deliver from 1 to 23 Satisfaction

Penney pays tribute to Thomond Park crowd as Munster deliver from 1 to 23

The Kiwi head coach says this afternoon’s performance ‘absolutely’ ranks as one of the finest during his time with Munster.

From The42 Six-try Munster destroy Toulouse en route to Heineken Cup semi-final Marching On

Six-try Munster destroy Toulouse en route to Heineken Cup semi-final

Rob Penney’s men scored after only four minutes and never let up for a moment despite losing captain Peter O’Mahony to injury.

From The42 GIF: Keith Earls dives over for early try in rousing Munster victory Heineken Cup This post contains videos

GIF: Keith Earls dives over for early try in rousing Munster victory

The Limerick native got the home crowd roaring at Thomond Park.

From The42 David Wallace: Result too tight to call but Munster will deliver best performance yet Heineken Cup

David Wallace: Result too tight to call but Munster will deliver best performance yet

The former Munster and Ireland flanker says Toulouse have been ‘on the radar’ ever since they thrashed his province in 1996.

# thomond-park - Friday 4 April, 2014

From The42 O'Mahony recovers from hamstring issue to captain Munster against Toulouse Red Army

O'Mahony recovers from hamstring issue to captain Munster against Toulouse

Rob Penney has made just two changes to his team, with James Downey also returning to the side at 12.

From The42 Murray highlights Munster's need for strong kick chase against Toulouse footwork Playmaker

Murray highlights Munster's need for strong kick chase against Toulouse footwork

The Ireland international will play a key role in sweeping defensively, as well as directing attacking play at Thomond Park.

# thomond-park - Thursday 3 April, 2014

From The42 Toulouse have no reason to fear Munster faithful, says Maxime Medard HCup

Toulouse have no reason to fear Munster faithful, says Maxime Medard

The French winger believes his team are hitting form at the right time.

# thomond-park - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

From The42 Toulouse dealt major blow as Johnston ruled out of Munster quarter-final Weakened

Toulouse dealt major blow as Johnston ruled out of Munster quarter-final

The gigantic Samoan prop will not play in Limerick after sustaining a neck injury last weekend.

From The42 Munster's Keatley enthusiastic about facing Toulouse's 70% back three threat Keats

Munster's Keatley enthusiastic about facing Toulouse's 70% back three threat

The out-half explains that his province’s analysis of Saturday’s quarter-final opposition has been ongoing for seven weeks.

From The42 'Do you want to let Alain Rolland know that?' - Penney's pride in Munster scrum HCup

'Do you want to let Alain Rolland know that?' - Penney's pride in Munster scrum

The province’s Kiwi head coach is confident his forwards can deal with the ‘behemoth’ Toulouse pack this weekend.

# thomond-park - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

From The42 Ryan a major doubt for Toulouse clash as Munster remain uncertain over O'Mahony Injuries

Ryan a major doubt for Toulouse clash as Munster remain uncertain over O'Mahony

Rob Penney does not expect to be able to call on the second row, while Stephen Archer has been ruled out.

# thomond-park - Monday 17 March, 2014

From The42 Crescent College dominate Ardscoil Rís to capture Munster Schools Senior Cup Power Play

Crescent College dominate Ardscoil Rís to capture Munster Schools Senior Cup

The Limerick school had too much in the tank for their cross-town rivals.

# thomond-park - Friday 7 March, 2014

From The42 David Cassidy foul the nasty lowlight as Bray hold Limerick scoreless Straight Red

David Cassidy foul the nasty lowlight as Bray hold Limerick scoreless

The home side also finished with 10 men as Shane Duggan received a second yellow card, and his marching orders, for a dive.

# thomond-park - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

From The42 Munster's Thomond Park to host international club 7s competition this summer Sevens

Munster's Thomond Park to host international club 7s competition this summer

The Waratahs, Auckland, Saracens, Blue Bulls, Western Province and Stade Français are in; this is going to be fun.

# thomond-park - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

From The42 Novès has bad memories of Munster but hopes for 'exploit' in Limerick Mind Games

Novès has bad memories of Munster but hopes for 'exploit' in Limerick

Toulouse fullback Clément Poitrenaud thinks the Heineken Cup quarter final has the potential to become a ‘nightmare’.

# thomond-park - Monday 20 January, 2014

From The42 'He's an easy guy to follow': O'Connell lauds O'Mahony leadership Crowd Pleaser

'He's an easy guy to follow': O'Connell lauds O'Mahony leadership

The Ireland captain says he has enjoyed ‘playing under’ Peter O’Mahony.

# thomond-park - Sunday 19 January, 2014

From The42 O’Connell happy to give Munster fans ‘home comfort’ in last eight House Party

O’Connell happy to give Munster fans ‘home comfort’ in last eight

The second row hailed his side’s 38 -6 win as their finest performance of the season.

From The42 'We won't lose the run of ourselves' declares Coughlan as Munster flex muscles Job Done

'We won't lose the run of ourselves' declares Coughlan as Munster flex muscles

Six tries were scored against an Edinburgh team that were simply overpowered.

From The42 As it happened: Munster v Edinburgh, Heineken Cup Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Munster v Edinburgh, Heineken Cup

We went minute-by-minute from Thomond Park as Munster aimed to nestle into a snug home quarter-final place.

From The42 Bonus-point win can see Munster into home quarter-final Preview

Bonus-point win can see Munster into home quarter-final

Rob Penney’s side have their destiny firmly in their own hands against Edinburgh this afternoon.

# thomond-park - Saturday 18 January, 2014

From The42 3 key battles Munster must win to right the wrongs of Edinburgh Thomond Park

3 key battles Munster must win to right the wrongs of Edinburgh

Rob Penney’s side lost their opening Heineken Cup game 29-23 in Murrayfield. It’s payback time.

# thomond-park - Friday 27 December, 2013

From The42 As it happened: Munster v Connacht, Pro12 Liveblog

As it happened: Munster v Connacht, Pro12

Pat Lam’s men were in Limerick looking to cause a Christmas upset against the league leaders.

# thomond-park - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Leinster Women beat Munster to claim interpro title Highlights

VIDEO: Leinster Women beat Munster to claim interpro title

Three converted tries were enough to help the eastern province to beat the reigning champions in Limerick.

# thomond-park - Sunday 8 December, 2013

From The42 5 talking points from this weekend's Heineken Cup action Clean Sweep

5 talking points from this weekend's Heineken Cup action

There were four magnificent wins for Connacht, Ulster, Leinster and Munster in Europe over the last two days.

From The42 Win or bust for Munster when Perpignan come knocking Preview

Win or bust for Munster when Perpignan come knocking

Defeat to Edinburgh makes any more slip-ups unacceptable.

# thomond-park - Saturday 7 December, 2013

From The42 Bernard Jackman: Munster must be wary of Perpignan backs Inside Knowledge

Bernard Jackman: Munster must be wary of Perpignan backs

The Grenoble defence and collisions coach filled us in on what Robe Penney’s side should expect tomorrow.

# thomond-park - Thursday 5 December, 2013

From The42 No point flying to Perpignan if Munster can't win at Thomond -- Penney HCup

No point flying to Perpignan if Munster can't win at Thomond -- Penney

The Munster coach confidently says his side remain ‘masters of their own destiny’.

# thomond-park - Saturday 30 November, 2013

From The42 All you’ll ever need to know about Shannon RFC My Club

All you’ll ever need to know about Shannon RFC

The Limerick club has produced Munster and Ireland stars such as Alan Quinlan, Anthony Foley and Mick Galwey.

# thomond-park - Thursday 21 November, 2013

From The42 What Munster stadiums could be included in a 2023 Rugby World Cup bid? Venues

What Munster stadiums could be included in a 2023 Rugby World Cup bid?

Where should the games be played if Ireland end up hosting the event in 10 years time?

# thomond-park - Saturday 9 November, 2013

From The42 Ireland limp out of Rugby League World Cup after 50-point drubbing in Limerick Thomond Park

Ireland limp out of Rugby League World Cup after 50-point drubbing in Limerick

Australia are on course to be world champions again.

# thomond-park - Saturday 2 November, 2013

From The42 Munster grind out Pro12 win against the Ospreys Thomond Park

Munster grind out Pro12 win against the Ospreys

Rob Penney’s side move to the top of the league after coming out on top of a snoozefest in Limerick.

# thomond-park - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From The42 Thomond Park the focus of new TG4 documentary Arena

Thomond Park the focus of new TG4 documentary

Munster’s famous stadium in Limerick is set to be honoured by the Irish-language TV station.

# thomond-park - Monday 21 October, 2013

From The42 Lateral problem persists for a Munster side in need of directness Analysis

Lateral problem persists for a Munster side in need of directness

Rob Penney’s men sparked at times against Gloucester but there was too much sideways movement in attack.

# thomond-park - Saturday 19 October, 2013

From The42 'The expectation is extremely high' says Rob Penney after Gloucester victory Demands

'The expectation is extremely high' says Rob Penney after Gloucester victory

The Kiwi coach was pleased to get a win and says his team will improve after victory against Gloucester.