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# pro14 - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Coombes the hat-trick hero as unbeaten Munster make it five wins from five
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# Five-Star

Coombes the hat-trick hero as unbeaten Munster make it five wins from five

Nov 15th 2020, 6:21 PM 16,708 Views 35 Comments

Munster were 38-22 winners over Ospreys in Thomond Park.

Munster set to continue winning streak against hapless Ospreys
# On A Roll
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# On A Roll

Munster set to continue winning streak against hapless Ospreys

Nov 15th 2020, 7:15 AM 9,774 Views 13 Comments

Johann van Graan’s side have won 10 on the trot against the Ospreys and that sequence will be extended this afternoon.

# pro14 - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Connacht miss chance to put Scarlets away on miserable night in Galway
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# Pro14

Connacht miss chance to put Scarlets away on miserable night in Galway

Nov 14th 2020, 9:51 PM 8,578 Views 6 Comments

The Welsh side prevailed in dreadful conditions at the Sportsground to eke out a narrow win.

Van Graan makes 5 changes as Munster welcome Ospreys to Limerick
# Fresh
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# Fresh

Van Graan makes 5 changes as Munster welcome Ospreys to Limerick

Nov 14th 2020, 12:45 PM 16,318 Views 12 Comments

Mike Haley returns in the backline while there are four personnel switches up front for the injury-plagued southern province.

Family first and driving Connacht's McAllister
# Priorities
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# Priorities

Family first and driving Connacht's McAllister

Nov 14th 2020, 7:54 AM 8,074 Views 4 Comments

Connacht’s enforced break from matches won’t lead to a loss of focus for the prop.

# pro14 - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Munster lock Snyman 'progressing well' with rehab
# The Work Continues
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# The Work Continues

Munster lock Snyman 'progressing well' with rehab

Nov 12th 2020, 7:00 AM 13,435 Views 6 Comments

The Springbok could be a frightening prospect after upping his game in the gym.

# pro14 - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Connacht enjoying fresh perspective with new performance skills coach
# Mind Game
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# Mind Game

Connacht enjoying fresh perspective with new performance skills coach

Nov 11th 2020, 7:15 AM 10,786 Views 3 Comments

‘Athletes can either talk themselves into something or talk themselves out of something.

# pro14 - Monday 9 November, 2020

Ulster storm past Glasgow with a bonus point to post fifth straight win
# On A Roll
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# On A Roll

Ulster storm past Glasgow with a bonus point to post fifth straight win

Nov 9th 2020, 10:34 PM 9,805 Views 19 Comments

Sean Reidy and John Cooney starred as Ulster showed a ruthless streak against the Scots.

# pro14 - Sunday 8 November, 2020

Leinster weather early Ospreys storm to maintain perfect record
# Winning Streak
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# Winning Streak

Leinster weather early Ospreys storm to maintain perfect record

Nov 8th 2020, 5:13 PM 12,172 Views 14 Comments

The champions were 26-7 winners this afternoon.

A wet Sunday in Swansea is where Leinster's students graduate
# Finishing School
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# Finishing School

A wet Sunday in Swansea is where Leinster's students graduate

Nov 8th 2020, 6:41 AM 6,789 Views 0 Comments

Nine of the Leinster squad who play Ospreys today have won fewer than 20 caps but Rory O’Loughlin believes they can all become top players.

# pro14 - Saturday 7 November, 2020

First start for 21-year-old Birr prop, cap 100 for Molony and Ruddock captains Leinster in Wales
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# Pro14

First start for 21-year-old Birr prop, cap 100 for Molony and Ruddock captains Leinster in Wales

Nov 7th 2020, 1:07 PM 14,343 Views 19 Comments

Leo Cullen has named his side to face Ospreys tomorrow, with Dan Leavy on the bench again.

# pro14 - Friday 6 November, 2020

Connacht game off after seven positive Covid tests in Dragons set-up
# Off
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# Off

Connacht game off after seven positive Covid tests in Dragons set-up

Nov 6th 2020, 12:07 PM 4,508 Views 1 Comment

The match was scheduled for Rodney Parade tomorrow evening.

# pro14 - Monday 2 November, 2020

Leinster power their way to bonus point win in Glasgow
# Monday Night Rugby
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# Monday Night Rugby

Leinster power their way to bonus point win in Glasgow

Nov 2nd 2020, 10:50 PM 13,167 Views 17 Comments

Jimmy O’Brien and Scott Penny were among the try-scorers while Harry Byrne added 12 points with the boot.

Cooney kicks Ulster to away win over Cardiff
# Pro14
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# Pro14

Cooney kicks Ulster to away win over Cardiff

Nov 2nd 2020, 8:12 PM 8,859 Views 4 Comments

Mike Lowry claimed Ulster’s crucial try in Rodney Parade.

# pro14 - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

O'Halloran to see specialist after picking up groin injury
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# Pro14

O'Halloran to see specialist after picking up groin injury

Oct 27th 2020, 12:47 PM 6,919 Views 3 Comments

Connacht out-half Conor Fitzgerald is also dealing with a groin issue after the win over Edinburgh.

# pro14 - Monday 26 October, 2020

Munster run in five tries with a brace for Coombes in thrilling win over Cardiff
# Five-Star
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# Five-Star

Munster run in five tries with a brace for Coombes in thrilling win over Cardiff

Oct 26th 2020, 10:13 PM 42,622 Views 34 Comments

It finished 38-27 in Munster’s favour at Thomond Park.

'My dad was thinking of sneaking in, I had to tell him not to do it'
# Next Step
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# Next Step

'My dad was thinking of sneaking in, I had to tell him not to do it'

Oct 26th 2020, 8:00 PM 71,030 Views 1 Comment

Dan Leavy said his knee ‘felt perfect’ as he completed his long-awaited comeback for Leinster.

Friend hails Connacht's control after big win in Edinburgh
# Pro14
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# Pro14

Friend hails Connacht's control after big win in Edinburgh

Oct 26th 2020, 10:53 AM 8,999 Views 9 Comments

‘I love the fact that the players, when they got into the red zone backed themselves and executed.’

# pro14 - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Connacht produce stunning five-try display to pick up bonus point and end bad away form
# Big Result
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# Big Result

Connacht produce stunning five-try display to pick up bonus point and end bad away form

Oct 25th 2020, 9:49 PM 44,455 Views 18 Comments

The Irish province came away from their trip to Edinburgh with an impressive win.

# pro14 - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Ringrose and Doris win Leinster rugby player awards after Pro 14 title-winning season
# Leinster Leaders
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# Leinster Leaders

Ringrose and Doris win Leinster rugby player awards after Pro 14 title-winning season

Oct 14th 2020, 11:06 AM 5,332 Views 1 Comment

The province were recently crowned Pro14 champions for the third successive season.

# pro14 - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Benetton Treviso put up a superb fight but Leinster prevail to win yet again
# Italian Job
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# Italian Job

Benetton Treviso put up a superb fight but Leinster prevail to win yet again

Updated Oct 10th 2020, 8:06 PM 39,544 Views 11 Comments

Leinster overcame a spirited display from the Italians but in the end they deserved their 37-25 victory.

# pro14 - Friday 9 October, 2020

Arnold and Aki to team up in midfield for Connacht's Cardiff trip
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# Pro14

Arnold and Aki to team up in midfield for Connacht's Cardiff trip

Oct 9th 2020, 12:37 PM 8,482 Views 9 Comments

Andy Friend makes two changes to the side which beat Glasgow last weekend.

Conor Murray on the bench as Munster name team to face Edinburgh
# Team News
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# Team News

Conor Murray on the bench as Munster name team to face Edinburgh

Oct 9th 2020, 12:16 PM 17,247 Views 29 Comments

Last week’s hero Ben Healy starts at 10 for tomorrow evening’s clash in Thomond Park.

# pro14 - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Munster cancel training again as province awaits further Covid-19 test results
# Disruption
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# Disruption

Munster cancel training again as province awaits further Covid-19 test results

Oct 8th 2020, 3:36 PM 6,537 Views 9 Comments

A senior player tested positive for the virus earlier this week, with a further six players identified as close contacts.

# pro14 - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Brilliant Bundee Aki leads Connacht to thrilling win over Glasgow in Galway
# Main Man
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# Main Man

Brilliant Bundee Aki leads Connacht to thrilling win over Glasgow in Galway

Oct 3rd 2020, 7:07 PM 43,682 Views 29 Comments

The Ireland centre scored two tries as Connacht delivered some stunning rugby in the second half.

# pro14 - Friday 2 October, 2020

Sexton removal 'a precaution' but Leinster worried about Deegan knee injury
# Update
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# Update

Sexton removal 'a precaution' but Leinster worried about Deegan knee injury

Oct 2nd 2020, 11:03 PM 10,304 Views 15 Comments

The out-half was replaced after just 23 minutes of the win against the Dragons.

Young guns impress as Ulster kick off season with win over Benetton
# Italian Job
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# Italian Job

Young guns impress as Ulster kick off season with win over Benetton

Oct 2nd 2020, 10:55 PM 8,885 Views 14 Comments

An imperfect Ulster performance nonetheless yielded five tries at the Kingspan Stadium.

Aki in place as Connacht welcome Glasgow to Galway
# Opening Night
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# Opening Night

Aki in place as Connacht welcome Glasgow to Galway

Oct 2nd 2020, 12:25 PM 9,448 Views 3 Comments

Andy Friend is able to field his strongest available side as his team bid to bounce back from their ‘A’ defeat to Munster.

21-year-old Casey among starters as Munster commence Pro14 away to Scarlets
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# Pro14

21-year-old Casey among starters as Munster commence Pro14 away to Scarlets

Oct 2nd 2020, 12:09 PM 13,859 Views 31 Comments

Mike Haley and Darren Sweetnam make their return tot first-team action.

Ulster brush off the sugar coating and carry hurt of big defeats into new season
# Go Again
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# Go Again

Ulster brush off the sugar coating and carry hurt of big defeats into new season

Oct 2nd 2020, 7:03 AM 3,934 Views 8 Comments

“If you forget about it, you won’t learn from it. When we need that hurt, we’ll use it.”

Fullback Haley happy in Munster and hopes to push back into Ireland contention
# Settled In
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# Settled In

Fullback Haley happy in Munster and hopes to push back into Ireland contention

Oct 2nd 2020, 6:00 AM 5,367 Views 10 Comments

The 26-year-old former Sale man earned his Test debut last year against Italy.

# pro14 - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Sexton to captain Leinster in Pro14 opener while Larmour and Keenan switch roles
# And The Team Is...
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# And The Team Is...

Sexton to captain Leinster in Pro14 opener while Larmour and Keenan switch roles

Oct 1st 2020, 1:02 PM 9,303 Views 29 Comments

The holders will get their campaign underway at home after their recent exit from the Champions Cup.

Flexibility in all aspects key for Connacht as new season looms
# Adaptable
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# Adaptable

Flexibility in all aspects key for Connacht as new season looms

Oct 1st 2020, 7:00 AM 4,774 Views 1 Comment

The Clan Terrace was repurposed as the team’s meeting room over the summer.

Beirne's Munster ambition burns bright as he gets set for first clash with Scarlets
# Silverware
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# Silverware

Beirne's Munster ambition burns bright as he gets set for first clash with Scarlets

Oct 1st 2020, 6:30 AM 6,527 Views 9 Comments

The Kildare man is set to face his old team for the first time since joining Munster.

Gibson-Park concentrates on Leinster battle before worrying about Ireland caps
# Nine
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# Nine

Gibson-Park concentrates on Leinster battle before worrying about Ireland caps

Oct 1st 2020, 6:00 AM 4,407 Views 6 Comments

The 28-year-old scrum-half is heading into his fifth season with the province.

# pro14 - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Confirmed: SA Rugby votes its big four into expanded Pro16 as Cheetahs get the boot
# Big Changes
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# Big Changes

Confirmed: SA Rugby votes its big four into expanded Pro16 as Cheetahs get the boot

Updated Sep 29th 2020, 8:06 PM 49,310 Views 30 Comments

The Bulls, Stormers, Sharks, and Lions are set to join the expanded competition.

Lancaster would welcome 'positive addition' of South African sides to Pro16
# Expansion
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# Expansion

Lancaster would welcome 'positive addition' of South African sides to Pro16

Sep 29th 2020, 1:01 AM 6,796 Views 3 Comments

The Lions, Bulls, Stormers, and Sharks could join the competition from 2021 onwards.

# pro14 - Monday 28 September, 2020

Ulster take solace in battle-hardiness and fresh start of new season
# Suftum
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# Suftum

Ulster take solace in battle-hardiness and fresh start of new season

Sep 28th 2020, 7:00 PM 5,042 Views 2 Comments

The northern province claimed just one win in their five matches since rugby restarted in August.

# pro14 - Friday 25 September, 2020

Ulster receive suspended fine and docked point over Ian Madigan gaffe
# Error
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# Error

Ulster receive suspended fine and docked point over Ian Madigan gaffe

Sep 25th 2020, 7:03 PM 33,786 Views 4 Comments

An administrative error meant the player should have been ineligible for two PRO14 fixtures.

# pro14 - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Monday Night Rugby comes to Pro14 for 2020/21 season as new fixtures announced
# Mnr
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# Mnr

Monday Night Rugby comes to Pro14 for 2020/21 season as new fixtures announced

Sep 23rd 2020, 2:39 PM 9,826 Views 13 Comments

Leinster open their title defence at the RDS while Munster kick off the Monday Night Rugby era at Thomond.