Connacht’s Danie Poolman tackled by Ben Hand and Lucas Dupont of GrenoblePhotograph: INPHO/James Crombie

Grenoble 33 Connacht 32 Connacht didn’t deserve such a cruel final twist, but after an epic encounter which ebbed and flowed from first to last, a (...)

 A file image from 2008 of Kevin Moran in action for Connacht A in a friendly with Leinster A at the RDS in Dublin. Photograph: Sportsfile

Tributes have been paid to a sports man from Co Mayo who was killed in a road crash in Australia over the weekend. Kevin Moran, aged in his early 30s(...)

The law is indeed an ass in this case as Connacht travel to Newcastle for this European Challenge Cup fixture one man short in terms of their match-d(...)

A file photograph of  former New Zealand rugby union star Mils Muliaina who was  arrested on on suspicion of sexual assault after playing for Connacht against Gloucester on Friday. He has been bailed. Photograph:  Nigel French/PA Wire.

Former New Zealand rugby union star Mils Muliaina has been bailed after being arrested on suspicion of sexual assault.The 34-year-old, who currently p(...)

Mils Muliaina will leave Connacht at the end of the season to join Zebre on a one-year deal. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Former All Blacks fullback Mils Muliaina will leave Connacht at the end of the season to join Italian side Zebre on a one-year deal.The 34-year-old’s (...)

 Connacht’s Eoin McKeon is brought down by the Glasgow defence at  Scotstoun Stadium, Glasgow. Photograph: Inpho

  Glasgow 39 Connacht 21 In-form Glasgow maintained their title credentials, winning the battle at Scotstoun to post their fourth suc(...)

Robbie Henshaw: “Robbie makes his own decisions and if his playing services are contracted somewhere, that’s where they’re contracted,” said Ireland coach Joe Schmidt. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Joe Schmidt has ruled out the possibility of forcing Connacht’s Robbie Henshaw into moving provinces mid-contract for the benefit of the Irelan(...)

Connacht’s Brett Wilkinson has retired from the game. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Connacht Rugby has been shocked by the sudden retirement of long-serving prop Brett Wilkinson. The popular 30-year-old has been forced to ret(...)

Ireland captain Jamie Heaslip: stars such as the Leinster forward and Seán O’Brien sell success and seats. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

I left 2013 with a column on mental messages of the mind and I enter 2014 with the mental mind games regarding the current posturing over player co(...)

Connacht head coach Pat Lam: ‘Everyone has to apologise to our Connacht fans because that is not what we are about.’ Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Connacht Rugby is heading into a tough Heineken Cup week after coach Pat Lam has branded its collapse to Edinburgh on Friday evening as an “embarrassm(...)