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# munster-rugby - Saturday 15 January, 2022

Peter O'Mahony: Impact of Ashling Murphy's death felt in 'sombre' Munster dressing room
# Message Home
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# Message Home

Peter O'Mahony: Impact of Ashling Murphy's death felt in 'sombre' Munster dressing room

Sat 12:10 AM 57,052 Views 14 Comments

‘On behalf of everyone in the dressing room and in Munster Rugby, our thoughts are with Ashling’s parents and family, and extended family and friends.’

# munster-rugby - Thursday 13 January, 2022

Munster hand out-half Crowley first European start in Castres trip
# French Connection
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# French Connection

Munster hand out-half Crowley first European start in Castres trip

Thu 3:25 PM 27,106 Views 40 Comments

Head coach Johann van Graan makes five changes for Friday evening’s game at the Stade Pierre-Fabre.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 12 January, 2022

Zebo escapes further punishment for red card against Ulster, free to face Castres
# Surprise Verdict
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# Surprise Verdict

Zebo escapes further punishment for red card against Ulster, free to face Castres

Jan 12th 2022, 5:27 PM 8,501 Views 36 Comments

A disciplinary panel has determined that out-half Jack Crowley was the true offending party in their joint hit on Ulster’s Mike Lowry.

Munster handed Snyman boost as World Cup winner pens new contract
# Latest
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# Latest

Munster handed Snyman boost as World Cup winner pens new contract

Jan 12th 2022, 4:48 PM 27,167 Views 66 Comments

The injury-plagued Springbok lock has committed his future to the province until 2024.

'He said it's very difficult' - Matfield offers insight into Van Graan's decision to leave Munster
# Conversation
From The42
# Conversation

'He said it's very difficult' - Matfield offers insight into Van Graan's decision to leave Munster

Jan 12th 2022, 4:27 PM 12,877 Views 11 Comments

The Springbok legend’s comments initially reached Ireland only in tweet form, leading the Munster boss to dismiss them off-hand following victory over Ulster.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 1 January, 2022

Connacht and Munster set to serve up an interpro cracker in Galway
# Derby Day
From The42
# Derby Day

Connacht and Munster set to serve up an interpro cracker in Galway

Jan 1st 2022, 6:30 AM 12,364 Views 16 Comments

The two sides go head to head in Galway this evening.

# munster-rugby - Friday 31 December, 2021

Hansen and Dowling return to Connacht team for Munster clash
# Interpro Derby
From The42
# Interpro Derby

Hansen and Dowling return to Connacht team for Munster clash

Dec 31st 2021, 12:18 PM 8,804 Views 1 Comment

Andy Friend makes two changes for tomorrow’s meeting at the Sportsground.

Alex Kendellen handed first start as Munster ring changes for trip to Galway
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Alex Kendellen handed first start as Munster ring changes for trip to Galway

Dec 31st 2021, 12:13 PM 13,847 Views 7 Comments

Johann van Graan has made seven changes to the team that beat Castres in the Champions Cup.

# munster-rugby - Friday 17 December, 2021

Castres president says club wanted Munster game postponed
# Concerns
From The42
# Concerns

Castres president says club wanted Munster game postponed

Dec 17th 2021, 9:59 PM 17,735 Views 9 Comments

Pierre-Yves Revol feels all of this weekend’s Champions Cup fixtures should have been called off.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 7 December, 2021

Munster to register 22 new players for Champions Cup squad
# Turning To Youth
From The42
# Turning To Youth

Munster to register 22 new players for Champions Cup squad

Dec 7th 2021, 8:11 PM 37,787 Views 19 Comments

All 22 players put forward for registration are under the age of 21.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 1 December, 2021

34 Munster players and staff arrive back in Ireland from South Africa
# Latest
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# Latest

34 Munster players and staff arrive back in Ireland from South Africa

Dec 1st 2021, 5:30 PM 20,349 Views 4 Comments

They’re now required to follow mandatory self-isolation and PCR testing at their own locations.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 28 November, 2021

Munster squad member in South Africa tests positive for Covid-19
# Scramble
From The42
# Scramble

Munster squad member in South Africa tests positive for Covid-19

Nov 28th 2021, 1:34 PM 50,761 Views 29 Comments

The province will return to their Cape Town hotel for an isolation period after a round of PCR testing last night returned a positive test.

# munster-rugby - Friday 26 November, 2021

Munster still in South Africa and facing 10-day quarantine on return home
# URC
From The42
# URC

Munster still in South Africa and facing 10-day quarantine on return home

Nov 26th 2021, 8:55 PM 31,938 Views 11 Comments

Health minister Stephen Donnelly has said that new restrictions for people travelling to Ireland from several southern African countries would apply ‘regardless of status’.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 24 November, 2021

Larkham lands new head coach role with Brumbies after declining new Munster deal
# New Chapter
From The42
# New Chapter

Larkham lands new head coach role with Brumbies after declining new Munster deal

Nov 24th 2021, 9:24 PM 10,179 Views 13 Comments

The senior coach will remain with the Irish province for the rest of the season before joining the Brumbies in July.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 9 November, 2021

Munster hope to resolve refereeing dispute 'as a matter of urgency'
# Shortage
From The42
# Shortage

Munster hope to resolve refereeing dispute 'as a matter of urgency'

Nov 9th 2021, 4:18 PM 15,426 Views 8 Comments

The Munster Association of Referees has issues with the Branch’s proposed governance changes.

# munster-rugby - Friday 29 October, 2021

Connacht's Sammy Arnold to join French Top 14 side Brive at the end of the season
# On The Move
From The42
# On The Move

Connacht's Sammy Arnold to join French Top 14 side Brive at the end of the season

Oct 29th 2021, 2:00 PM 12,154 Views 11 Comments

The centre previously played for Munster and Ulster.

# munster-rugby - Saturday 23 October, 2021

Munster suffer first URC loss of season to Opsreys
# Outmuscled
From The42
# Outmuscled

Munster suffer first URC loss of season to Opsreys

Oct 23rd 2021, 9:47 PM 32,859 Views 47 Comments

The Ospreys were full value for the win over Johann van Graan’s side.

# munster-rugby - Friday 22 October, 2021

21-year-old out-half Jack Crowley handed first Munster start
# One To Watch
From The42
# One To Watch

21-year-old out-half Jack Crowley handed first Munster start

Oct 22nd 2021, 12:18 PM 17,990 Views 17 Comments

Conor Murray and Damian de Allende could both make their first appearances of the season after being named on the bench for the trip to Ospreys.

# munster-rugby - Friday 15 October, 2021

Connacht boosted by Aki selection for interpro derby with Munster
# Starting XV
From The42
# Starting XV

Connacht boosted by Aki selection for interpro derby with Munster

Oct 15th 2021, 1:45 PM 6,332 Views 4 Comments

Andy Friend has made five changes to the team that lost out to the Dragons a week ago.

Beirne returns for Munster in much-changed side for Connacht clash
# Interpro Derby
From The42
# Interpro Derby

Beirne returns for Munster in much-changed side for Connacht clash

Oct 15th 2021, 1:20 PM 10,905 Views 25 Comments

Peter O’Mahony captains the province on his 150th appearance.

'There was a little phase there when I was thinking, 'Yeah, this is no craic at all''
# Highs And Lows
From The42
# Highs And Lows

'There was a little phase there when I was thinking, 'Yeah, this is no craic at all''

Updated Oct 15th 2021, 8:32 AM 26,996 Views 24 Comments

Munster lock Jean Kleyn on enjoying his rugby again, Ireland ambitions and Anthony Foley.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 14 October, 2021

Munster planning to keep Snyman involved with squad as lock faces another long spell out
# Part Of The Team
From The42
# Part Of The Team

Munster planning to keep Snyman involved with squad as lock faces another long spell out

Oct 14th 2021, 7:00 AM 8,030 Views 10 Comments

Defence coach JP Ferreira says Snyman will stay at Munster to complete his rehab.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 13 October, 2021

'He’s one of the most mentally tough guys I've met' - Snyman backed to recover from latest setback
# Support
From The42
# Support

'He’s one of the most mentally tough guys I've met' - Snyman backed to recover from latest setback

Oct 13th 2021, 2:43 PM 6,542 Views 5 Comments

Jean Kleyn says everyone at Munster would like to see RG Snyman extend his stay at the province following his latest injury setback.

# munster-rugby - Sunday 10 October, 2021

'He really turned up on the big days' - What Simon Zebo learned at Racing
# Older And Wiser
From The42
# Older And Wiser

'He really turned up on the big days' - What Simon Zebo learned at Racing

Oct 10th 2021, 10:00 AM 12,179 Views 12 Comments

Racing attack coach Mike Prendergast says Zebo brings a lot more to the table than just X-factor moments.

'I'm Craig Casey's grandmother, my grandson is playing in there, will you please let me in?'
# Le Petit General
From The42
# Le Petit General

'I'm Craig Casey's grandmother, my grandson is playing in there, will you please let me in?'

Oct 10th 2021, 8:00 AM 75,419 Views 10 Comments

Once he was Munster’s mascot – now he is their leader. An in-depth look at Irish rugby’s rising star.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 7 October, 2021

Improved squad depth will push standards at Munster - Rowntree
# Competition
From The42
# Competition

Improved squad depth will push standards at Munster - Rowntree

Oct 7th 2021, 7:15 AM 4,202 Views 1 Comment

The Munster forwards coach also discussed the team’s style of play.

# munster-rugby - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

New man Jenkins in contention for debut but will have to earn Munster starting spot - Rowntree
# Blessed With Options
From The42
# Blessed With Options

New man Jenkins in contention for debut but will have to earn Munster starting spot - Rowntree

Oct 6th 2021, 2:18 PM 11,142 Views 12 Comments

‘He’s certainly trained well, but I’m very, very pleased with the resources we’ve got there in the back five of our scrum. Selection is hard, believe me.’

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

Stormers lock Adré Smith cited for alleged bite on Munster's Niall Scannell
# Release Now Blue
From The42
# Release Now Blue

Stormers lock Adré Smith cited for alleged bite on Munster's Niall Scannell

Oct 5th 2021, 9:24 PM 30,787 Views 21 Comments

A TMO review of the alleged incident took place during Saturday’s fixture but the broadcast angles available were inconclusive.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 30 September, 2021

'I want to play to 40, that’s one of my goals' - Kilcoyne
# Feeling Fresh
From The42
# Feeling Fresh

'I want to play to 40, that’s one of my goals' - Kilcoyne

Sep 30th 2021, 6:30 AM 7,290 Views 5 Comments

The loosehead has played 192 times for Munster so far, scoring 21 tries along the way.

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 28 September, 2021

Stephen Larkham hoping for new deal to extend his stay with Munster
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

Stephen Larkham hoping for new deal to extend his stay with Munster

Sep 28th 2021, 3:15 PM 7,560 Views 21 Comments

The Australian coach is currently contracted to the province until the end of the season.

Promising back row returns to Munster training after rupturing Achilles
# Comeback
From The42
# Comeback

Promising back row returns to Munster training after rupturing Achilles

Sep 28th 2021, 12:33 PM 13,592 Views 6 Comments

John Hodnett underwent surgery last November.

# munster-rugby - Friday 24 September, 2021

Hanrahan thriving after fading Ireland hopes coaxed him to Clermont
# 10 Commandment
From The42
# 10 Commandment

Hanrahan thriving after fading Ireland hopes coaxed him to Clermont

Sep 24th 2021, 2:19 PM 11,927 Views 4 Comments

The Kerry native is set to face European champions Toulouse this weekend in the Top 14.

Top Irish province in URC regular season to receive new trophy
# Irish Shield
From The42
# Irish Shield

Top Irish province in URC regular season to receive new trophy

Sep 24th 2021, 12:17 PM 5,042 Views 6 Comments

The winners of the new competition’s four regional pools will receive a ‘Shield’ trophy as well as automatic qualification for the Champions Cup.

Munster name Zebo in their starting line-up and Snyman on the bench for Sharks clash
# Boks Office
From The42
# Boks Office

Munster name Zebo in their starting line-up and Snyman on the bench for Sharks clash

Sep 24th 2021, 12:05 PM 21,701 Views 15 Comments

Rugby World Cup winner RG Snyman is set to make his Thomond Park debut off the bench on his second appearance for the province having missed last season through injury.

# munster-rugby - Thursday 23 September, 2021

Snyman taking part in team sessions as he edges closer to return From The42

Snyman taking part in team sessions as he edges closer to return

Updated Sep 23rd 2021, 5:15 PM 17,539 Views 8 Comments

Johann van Graan says the Springbok star is working with increasing training loads as he aims to finally make his impact at Munster.

O'Donoghue and Munster hoping Currid can repeat Limerick hurling magic
# Sports Psychologist
From The42
# Sports Psychologist

O'Donoghue and Munster hoping Currid can repeat Limerick hurling magic

Sep 23rd 2021, 8:36 AM 22,187 Views 2 Comments

‘She’s only new in the door. We are in awe of her, she has an incredible CV.’

# munster-rugby - Tuesday 21 September, 2021

Jay Z's Roc Nation and URC see NBA model as blueprint for rugby revolution
# Power To The Players
From The42
# Power To The Players

Jay Z's Roc Nation and URC see NBA model as blueprint for rugby revolution

Sep 21st 2021, 6:14 PM 17,780 Views 7 Comments

‘I know it’s going to be a big change and I know that some clubs may be a little bit hesitant’, says Roc Nation Sports president Michael Yormark, ‘but at the end of the day, it’s about growing the sport.’

Van Graan refuses to discuss potential contract extension at Munster From The42

Van Graan refuses to discuss potential contract extension at Munster

Sep 21st 2021, 3:47 PM 8,433 Views 12 Comments

‘When the time is right for contract talks, that will take place in the background,’ said the South African.

# munster-rugby - Friday 17 September, 2021

How each province is shaping up ahead of the new United Rugby Championship
# URC
From The42
# URC

How each province is shaping up ahead of the new United Rugby Championship

Sep 17th 2021, 2:03 PM 3,315 Views 1 Comment

TG4 will be bringing Irish fans free-to-air coverage of the competition this season.

'There is a huge amount of belief in the squad' - Farrell confident Munster can kick on in URC
# Progress
From The42
# Progress

'There is a huge amount of belief in the squad' - Farrell confident Munster can kick on in URC

Sep 17th 2021, 7:05 AM 4,171 Views 3 Comments

The province are hoping a number of young players can step up again this season.

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