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# Connacht

22nd June 2024
Irish provinces face up to reality of the competition getting better
This month
June 2024
Prendergast set to stay with Leinster, who make move for Slimani
Last month
May 2024
Sam Prendergast at 10 for Leinster against Connacht
Munster find their ruthless edge in attack at the right time
Graham Rowntree’s side have taken their chances in the last couple of games.
Casey back at 9 for Munster as Carty returns to captain Connacht
Setting their Thomond Park record straight next on Munster's agenda
Graham Rowntree’s side haven’t been at their best in Limerick so far this season.
April 2024
'Because of my name, I always felt connected to Ireland'
Kiwi back row Shamus Hurley-Langton has made a strong impression for Connacht.
Jennings renews contract for 2024-25 campaign with Connacht
'I've learned loads about myself and rugby... I wouldn't change that'
Exciting prospects and redeveloped stadium at heart of Connacht's plan
Work continues on Dexcom Stadium in Galway.
'It's a tough place, a rugged place on the west coast. It's different country'
Scott Fardy and his family have happily settled into life with Connacht.
Connacht see hopes of reaching Challenge Cup semi-finals ended by Benetton
Kerry and Cork off to a winning start in Munster, Connacht delicately poised ahead of final round
7 senior games live on TV and streaming - this week's GAA schedule
Bundee Aki stars on birthday as Connacht come from behind to beat Pau
Connacht set-up a Challenge Cup quarter-final clash against Benetton in Treviso next Sunday.
Longford minors end 22-year wait for championship win over Dublin; Leitrim U20s stun Mayo
This year
Mayo come from behind to beat Galway, Potter's last-gasp point sees Tyrone past Derry
'I never thought I was going to be in Tbilisi... I'm going to ride the wave'
Former Connacht man Conor McPhillips helped Georgia to their Rugby Europe Championship title.
Wilkins says Kilgallen heading to Munster as prospects of game-time are better
Connacht secure bonus point win against Scarlets in Galway
Wilkins says patchy win in Cardiff shows Connacht's growth
Error-strewn Connacht eventually see off 14-man Cardiff
EPCR appeal decision to overturn Caulfield’s red card against Connacht
Leinster could host La Rochelle in QFs while Munster go on the road
Connacht out of Champions Cup after Saracens beat Lyon
Roscommon lift first silverware under Davy Burke with huge win over experimental Galway
Bealham putting friendship with groomsman Marmion aside in Bristol test
Bundee Aki and Finlay Bealham return for Connacht's clash with Bristol
Connacht's Champions Cup hopes disappear in frustrating Lyon loss
Bolton hoping Connacht career takes off after completing unique family circle
Connacht's Ralston given three-game ban for incident leading to O'Donoghue injury
Top 14 sides stand in way of Irish provinces as Champions Cup resumes
Munster's injury list at staggering level after Connacht pile on more misery
Graham Rowntree’s squad has been crippled by injuries.
Connacht and Munster are both in need of a New Year's boost
Last year
Connacht and Munster ring the changes ahead of clash at Sportsground
Hodnett avoids focus on Ireland call-up as he punches above his weight
Ulster hold out for single point win over bogey side Connacht
Ulster hold out for single point win over bogey side Connacht
John Cooney’s accuracy from penalties enough to struggle through a scrappy second half.
200 club for Carty - 'I didn’t have that when I was a young fella watching Connacht'
Billy Vunipola cleared to play against Connacht after red card is overturned