Munster

Munster-Glasgow game to go ahead on Saturday

Munster rugby director Rassie Erasmus confirmed that the European Champions Cup game against Glasgow Warriors will take place on Saturday as per the original schedule.
19 October 2016

Munster head coach Anthony Foley's death linked to heart problem

An investigation conducted by a French coroner revealed that Munster head coach Anthony Foley died due to a heart disorder which caused the lungs to build up fluid.
19 October 2016

Munster unsure about European Champions Cup game against Glasgow Warriors

Munster's participation in the upcoming European Champions Cup game against Glasgow Warriors at Thomond Park on Saturday has come under doubt following the death of their head coach Anthony Foley.
18 October 2016

Rugby world mourns Munster head coach Anthony Foley's death

Tributes continue to pour in for Munster head coach Anthony Foley, who passed away last weekend in Paris.
17 October 2016

Munster Rugby head coach Anthony Foley dies at age of 42

Rugby fraternity was brought to a shock on Sunday following the death of Munster head coach and former Ireland skipper Anthony Foley.
16 October 2016

Scarlets secure 31-27 win over Dragons after a second-half revival

The Scarlets came back strong in the second-half to wipe-out the six point first-half deficit to secure a thrilling 31-27 win over the Dragons during the 2016-17 Pro12 clash at the Scarlets Park in Pemberton, Llanelli on Saturday.
9 October 2016

Nacewa's double sets up Leinster's 25-14 win over Munster

Isa Nacewa scored a couple of tries to set up Leinster's 25-14 win over Munster at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin during the 2016-17 Pro12 clash on Saturday.
9 October 2016

O'Mahony returns as Munster trounce Zebre 49-5

CJ Stander led Munster's onslaught as they trounced Zebre by 49-5 in the Pro12 encounter on Saturday.
2 October 2016

Fraser McKenzie faces disciplinary panel after shoulder charge

Edinburgh lock Fraser McKenzie will appear before the Pro12 disciplinary panel on Wednesday after he was cited for a dangerous tackle on Munster flanker Jack O'Donoghue during the clash between the two teams on Saturday.
27 September 2016

Munster prevail over Edinburgh with 28-14 victory

Conor Murray scored a double as Munster ran four tries against Edinburgh at Thomond Park to secure a 28-14 victory during the 2016-17 Pro12 clash on Saturday.
24 September 2016

Munster prevail Dragons contest with 16-20 win

Munster prevailed over Dragons' stiff challenge to overcome a three point deficit and secure a 16-20 win at the Rodney Parade stadium in Newport during the 2016-17 Pro12 clash on Saturday.
18 September 2016

Cardiff edge Munster to secure 23-24 closely fought win

The Blues edged past Munster by a single point to secure a 23-24 closely fought win at the Irish Independent Park during the Pro12 clash on Friday.
10 September 2016

Rib injury keeps Simon Zebo on sidelines for five weeks

Munster have announced on Thursday that Ireland international Simon Zebo has been sidelined for five weeks due to a rib injury.
8 September 2016

Munster outplay Scarlets to secure 13-23 win

A strong defensive performance by Munster marked the beginning of coach Rassie Erasmus; era with a gutsy 13-23 win over the Scarlets during the Pro12 clash at the Scarlets Park stadium on Saturday.
4 September 2016

Johnny Holland forced into retirement

Munster fly-half Johnny Holland has announced his decision to retire from professional rugby with immediate effect due to a hamstring injury.
2 September 2016

Francis Saili ruled out for four months due to surgery

Munster will miss the services of All Blacks international Francis Saili for up to four months after he underwent another shoulder surgery.
17 August 2016

Paul O'Connell returns to Thomond Park in mentoring role

Munster rugby on Monday confirmed the return of former captain Paul O'Connell to Thomond Park in an advisory role.
11 July 2016

Munster beat Scarlets with a five-try win to gain a Champions Cup spot

A hard-fought 31-15 win over Scarlets at Thomond Park helped Munster to earn a European Champions Cup spot for the next season after finishing sixth in the ongoing Pro12 tournament.
7 May 2016

Francis Saili's late try dispatches Edinburgh as Munster claim five-point win

A 76th minute try from Francis Saili's gave Munster a vital 27-19 bonus-point win over Edinburgh to put them on the brink of Champions Cup qualification.
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