Connacht players wait in Moscow airport after a number of delayed flights - 13 of the travelling party are in the squad for Saturday’s game. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht head coach Pat Lam has made 13 changes from the team that started in Siberia last weekend for Saturday’s round two Challenge Cup game with Br(...)

Connacht’s Niyi Adeolokun scores his side’s first try despite the attentions of David Kacharava and Mikhail Babaev of Enisei-STM. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht 31 Enisei STM 14 Connacht’s Siberian trek produced a worthy 31-14 victory over new entrants Enisei-STM in an historic first European fixture (...)

Backs and skills coach Dave Ellis tries his hand at hurling at a Connacht training session at Central Stadium, Krasnoyarsk, Russia. Photograph: Inpho

For a nation that loves talking about the weather, the Irish are having a field day in Krasnoyarsk. Not a rain drop in sight, but here in Siber(...)

US Eagle AJ MacGinty is expected to start his first game for Connacht against Enisei in the European Challenge Cup. Photograph: Getty.

Connacht’s European campaign gets under way on Saturday in the most unlikely of venues in the Challenge Cup’s history. Pat Lam’s men take on newcom(...)

Connacht’s Tiernan O’Halloran breaks free to score his sides opening try Photograph: Inpho/James Crombie

Connacht 14-9 Edinburgh Connacht remain second on the Guinness Pro 12 table after a dogged display against Edinburgh at the Galway Sportsground. In a(...)

Pat Lam has named five changes for Connacht’s trip to play the Ospreys on Saturday. Photograph: Inpho

Ospreys v Connacht, Liberty Stadium, Saturday October 24th 1.30pm, S4C Pat Lam has named five changes to his Connacht side for Saturday’s trip to Swan(...)

Connacht’s Danie Poolman scores his side’s second try despite Nick Scott of Dragons at the Galway Sportsground last evening. Photograph: Inpho

Connacht 29 Dragons 23 Connacht opened their Guinness Pro 12 season with a valuable home win, edging a lively encounter against the Newport Gwe(...)

Connacht will travel to play Gloucester in their Champions Cup play-off without the injured Kieran Marmion. Photograph: Inpho

Connacht’s pursuit of a Champions Cup spot for next season continues on Sunday as they travel to Kingsholm to play Gloucester in a European play-off.P(...)

Connacht’s Bundee Aki is tackled by Justin Tipuric of Ospreys during the Guinness Pro 12 game at  The Sportsground in Galway. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht 20 Ospreys 24 Connacht finished in seventh place in this season’s Guinness Pro 12 to keep their hopes of Champions Cup rugby alive. (...)

MIchael Swift is on the bench for his final home game before Connacht retirement. Photograph: Inpho

Connacht boss Pat Lam has made three changes to his side ahead of Saturday’s fixture against table-toppers the Ospreys at the Sportsground.The game pr(...)