Connacht

Connacht seal 14-9 victory over Dragons

Connacht scored two tries in the first half as they secured a 14-9 victory over Newport Gwent Dragons in their Pro 12 encounter in Galway on Saturday.
19 February 2017

Toulouse edge out Connacht in race to Champions Cup quarter-final

Connacht's European Champions Cup campaign ended following a 19-10 defeat to Toulouse at Stade Ernest Wallon on Sunday.
23 January 2017

Connacht strengthen their quarter-final hopes with 66-21 win over Zebre

Fly-half John Cooney contributed with 21 points as Connacht ran a 10-try riot to trounce Zebre by 66-21 at The Sportsground on Saturday as the close on a quarter-final berth in the European Champions Cup.
14 January 2017

Munster outplay Connacht by 9-16 in wet Galway

Munster extended their lead at the top of the Pro12 table after Rhys Marshall's 56th minute try guided Pro12 leaders to a 9-16 win in tough conditions at the Sportsground.
1 January 2017

Tommaso Allan powers Benetton Treviso to 23-12 win over Zebre

Tommaso Allan contributed with 18 points as Benetton Treviso managed to defeat Zebre by 23-12 in their Pro 12 encounter on Friday.
24 December 2016

Connacht struggle in Belfast continues as Ulster register 23-7 win

Connacht are yet to register a victory in Belfast for 56 years as Ulster completed a 23-7 victory in their Pro 12 encounter on Friday.
24 December 2016

Tom McCartney signs new deal with Connacht

Tom McCartney has strengthened his chance of featuring for Ireland after he signed a new three-year deal with Connacht.
20 December 2016

Connacht steals victory from Wasps with last-minute converted try

Replacement Naulia Dawai scored a last minute try and Jack Carty added the conversion as Connacht completed a 20-18 thrilling victory to keep their chances alive in the European Champions Cup at The Sportsground on Saturday.
18 December 2016

Beale stars in a dramatic debut for Wasps as they secure 32-17 win over Connacht

Kurtley Beale scored a try and received a yellow card in a dramatic debut for Wasps as his side riding on a strong second-half performance defeated Connacht by 32-17 at Ricoh Arena during the 2016-17 European Rugby Champions Cup pool stage clash on Sunday.
11 December 2016

Kurtley Beale named in Wasps line-up for Connacht clash

Australian international Kurtley Beale is all set to make his debut in the English Premiership after he was named in the Wasps line-up for the European Champions Cup clash against Connacht on Sunday.
9 December 2016

Connacht trounce Benetton Treviso with 47-8 victory

Tom McCartney scored a double while John Cooney contributed 11 points as Connacht defeated Benetton Treviso by 47-8 in their Pro 12 clash on Saturday.
4 December 2016

Cooney powers Connacht to 18-7 victory over Cardiff Blues

Scrum-half John Cooney contributed with 13 points as Connacht completed a 18-7 win over Cardiff Blues in their Pro 12 encounter in Galway on Friday.
26 November 2016

Hewitt, O'Brien stars in Dragons' 21-16 win over Connacht

Newport Gwent Dragons registered their second victory of the season after outclassing Connacht by 21-16 in their Pro 12 encounter on Friday.
5 November 2016

Bundee Aki and Ultan Dillane extend stay at Connacht

Connacht have confirmed contract extension for centre Bundee Aki and lock Ultan Dillane that will keep them with the Pro 12 club until 2020.
26 October 2016

Stacey Ili scored hat-trick as Connacht trounced Zebre by 7-52

Wing Stacey Ili made his first start for Connacht a memorable one scoring hat-trick tries as the Galway based club trounced Zebre by 7-52 in their European Champions Cup game at Stadio Sergio Lanfranch on Sunday.
24 October 2016

Second half resurgence allows Connact to edge out Toulouse

Connacht made a tremendous comeback in the second half after being 10 points down at half time to go on to win the game 23 - 21 against Toulouse in the European Champions Cup at The Sportsground on Saturday.
16 October 2016

Kelleher's double sets up 30-25 Connacht win over Ulster

Cian Kelleher scored a couple of tries to help Connacht set up 30-25 win over Ulster at the Galway Sportsgrounds during the 2016-17 Pro12 clash on Friday.
8 October 2016

Connacht bag first win of season with 28-15 triumph against Edinburgh

Connacht bagged their first win of the 2016-17 Pro12 season with 28-15 triumph against Edinburgh at the Galway Sportsgrounds on Friday.
1 October 2016

Nathan White forced to retire with concussion

Ireland prop Nathan White has announced his decision to retire from professional rugby with immediate effect following a concussion.
28 September 2016

Connacht turn to James Cannon for revival

Connacht have announced the signing of former England U20 James Cannon in a desperate move to revive their ongoing campaign in the Pro12.
26 September 2016