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Wednesday 27 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# westerners

Last year
5 challenges facing Kevin McStay as Mayo manager
As ever, Mayo will make fascinating viewing next season.
All time
'We can’t just roll it out for the inter-pros': Connacht intent on showing their 'New Us'
Hitting their stride for derbies and stuttering overseas isn’t acceptable for Andy Friend.
Connacht's crew of Ireland internationals available for massive test in Paris
Bundee Aki, Kieran Marmion, Dave Heffernan, Finlay Bealham, Quinn Roux, and Ultan Dillane are all set to play.
Heartbreak for Connacht, as they fall just short of repeating 2013 Toulouse shock
Andy Friend’s men were full of bravery against a home side who started with 13 full internationals.
'He's going to be a great coach for Connacht' - Chiefs laud departing Keane
The Kiwi is taking over from Pat Lam in the west of Ireland.
Proud day for Sligo rugby as Ireland U20s take on Wales in Donnybrook
Conan O’Donnell, Cillian Gallagher and Stephen Kerins are part of the 23.
Henshaw at fullback as AJ MacGinty prepares to make Connacht debut from the bench
All aboard. This is Connacht’s last stop before the 12,000 KM round trip to Krasnoyarsk.
Connacht desperate to underline inter-pro progress against Munster
Pat Lam’s men are coming off the back of defeats to Leinster and Ulster.
Half-term report: Connacht keen to make further progress under Lam
The western province have been the story of the season so far in Ireland.
Connacht's winning start to the season comes to an end in Glasgow
Pat Lam’s side leave town without a bonus point.
Dan Parks begins his coaching career with Connacht
The Australian-born outhalf has been named as Under-18 backs coach as part of the shake-up under new boss Pat Lam.
Marmion puts hero-worship to one side as he trumps Yachvili
The 20-year-old scrum-half was instrumental in Connacht’s 22-14 win over Biarritz.
Connacht v Biarritz, Heineken Cup
We were in Galway for the crucial pool three clash between the westerners and two-time European finalists.