Connacht

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

Ospreys cruise along to comfortable 11-32 win over Connacht

The Ospreys ran four tries against Connacht at the Galway Sportsgrounds on Saturday to cruise along to a comfortable 11-32 win during the Pro12 clash.
11 September 2016

Glasgow humiliate Connacht with massive 41-5 victory

Coach Gregor Townsend's men handed over massive humiliation to reigning Pro12 champions Connacht with a massive 5-41 victory at the Galway Sportsgrounds on Saturday.
4 September 2016

Pat Lam hopes Joe Schmidt can carry on as Ireland coach

Connacht's Pat Lam is hoping for Ireland coach Joe Schmidt to continue in his role until the 2019 World Cup in Japan.
23 August 2016

Dave McSharry forced into retirement

Connacht centre Dave McSharry has announced his decision to retire from professional rugby after failing to recover from a string of concussion injuries.
18 August 2016

Former Connacht star George Naoupu joins Harlequins

Harlequins have signed former Connacht number-8 George Naoupu ahead of the upcoming season.
28 July 2016

Pat Lam sets target on back-to-back Pro12 victories for Connacht

Connacht head coach Pat Lam wants his team to successfully defend their Pro12 title, which they claimed for the first time defeating Leinster in the final on Saturday.
29 May 2016

Connacht create history after maiden Pro12 triumph over Leinster

Connacht have secured their maiden Pro12 title after defeating Leinster 20-10 in the final at Murrayfield on Saturday.
28 May 2016

Leinster captain Isa Nacewa to miss Pro12 final

Leinster skipper Isa Nacewa is certain to miss the Pro12 final against Connacht on Saturday with an arm injury.
27 May 2016

Connacht hold-off Glasgow Warriors to reach Pro12 final

Fly-half Aj MacGinty added 11 points while winger Niyi Adeolokun scored a crucial try to propel Connacht to their maiden appearance in Pro12 final after defeating the defending champions Glasgow 16-11 in the play-off at Galway.
21 May 2016

Defeat against Connacht was a learning experience for us - Gregor Townsend

Glasgow head coach Gregor Townsend believes the 14-7 defeat against Connacht at Galway two weeks ago was the best learning experience for his men as the two sides meet once again in the Pro12 semi-final clash on Saturday.
20 May 2016

Connacht prevail over Glasgow with a 14-7 win to secure a home semi-final

Tiernan O'Halloran's late 60th minute try helped Connacht prevail over Glasgow with a 14-7 win to secure a home Pro12 semi-final at a rain-hit Sportsground.
7 May 2016

Gregor Townsend hopeful ahead of Glasgow's crucial clash against Connacht

Glasgow Warriors' head coach Gregor Townsend has stated that his team is all set and charged up ahead of its crucial Guinness Pro12 clash with Connacht.
6 May 2016

Connacht secure Pro12 semi-final place despite last-gasp defeat to Treviso

Connacht secured a maiden PRO12 semi-final place despite a late Jayden Hayward try condemning the province to a 22-21 defeat to Benetton Treviso.
29 April 2016

Connacht do the double over Munster with bonus-point home win

Connacht completed a single-season double over Munster for the first time in club history with a brilliant 35-14 Guinness Pro12 bonus-point win at the Sportsground.
17 April 2016

Grenoble secure final semi-final place with last-gasp win over Connacht

Jonathan Wisniewski kicked Grenoble to a one-point victory in the last European Rugby Challenge Cup as he bagged a 33-32 quarter-final win over Connacht.
9 April 2016

Ulster eye play-offs after Connacht scalp

Ulster got back to winning ways with a hard-fought 18-10 victory over Guinness Pro12 leaders Connacht to move up to fourth place and breathe life into their bid to make the play-offs.
2 April 2016

Connacht edge past Leinster to move four points clear at the top

Connacht edged out Leinster in a gripping GUINNESS PRO12 dogfight, winning 7-6 at the Sportsground to move four points clear at the top of the table.
27 March 2016