Donnacha Ryan makes a break for Munster against Edinburgh at Murrayfield. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Munster’s hopes of achieving success in the Pro12 play-offs were boosted by a thumping bonus-point win over Edinburgh at Murrayfield on Saturday.The m(...)

Conor Murray and Peter O’Mahony return to the Munster side for their game against Edinburgh at Murrayfield. Photogrpah: James Crombie/Inpho.

Edinburgh v Munster  Murrayfield, Saturday, 7.30pm, Live on TG4  All week it has been the Leinster players prerogative to claim tha(...)

Munster coach Anthony Foley said he is happy to bring a long recruitment drive to an end and finally clinch the signature of All Black Francis Saili (...)

Bundee Aki has been passed fit for Connacht’s match against Ulster next weekend.

Connacht coach Pat Lam was able to enjoy a largely positive medical prognosis ahead of Saturday’s crucial Guinness Pro12 game against Ulster at the Sp(...)

Francis Saili will join Munster once his current Auckland Blues contract has ended. Photo: Phil Walter/Getty Images Sport

Munster have confirmed the signing of twice capped All Black centre Francis Saili on a two year contract. The 24-year-old Auckland Blues back made his(...)

Munster’s Keith Earls celebrates scoring his side’s sixth try in the win against Connacht at Thomond Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Munster 42 Connacht 20Munster ended up with six tries and a bonus-point victory, skewed slightly by scoring three in the final eight minutes, although(...)

Simon Zebo has returned from international duty to the Munster team. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Munster have named a strong side for the visit of Connacht on Saturday evening with Simon Zebo and Tommy O’Donnell both named in their starting fiftee(...)

Munster head coach Anthony Foley with Paul O’Connell:  “I know he’s contracted up to the end of next season so that’s the way I view it.” Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho.

Munster coach Anthony Foley says he has not discussed with Paul O’Connell whether the Irish captain will continue playing international rugby beyond (...)

Munster prop BJ Botha has signed a contract extension. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

BJ Botha has signed a six-month contract extension to remain at Munster until at least December 2015. Munster’s South African prop first joined the p(...)

Paul O’Connell celebrates a try on his Ireland debut against Wales in the  2002 Six Nations. Photograph: INPHO/Allsport 3:42

February 3rd, 2002. Laid out after attempting to tackle Welsh secondrow Craig Quinnell, a red-haired man in a navy scrum cap lies prone atop the blue (...)