Connacht’s Bundee Aki in action during the Guinness Pro12 game against the Ospreys at  Liberty Stadium in Swansea. Photograph: Ian Cook/Inpho

Ospreys 26 Connacht 11Connacht failed to take advantage of an Ospreys side short of nine internationals as they produced something of a Halloween shoc(...)

 Bundee Aki will debut for Connacht against Ospreys. Photograph: Morgan Treacy / Inpho

Connacht coach Pat Lam has been forced into nine changes ahead of Friday night’s meeting with Ospreys (7.35pm), with Bundee Aki set to debut at Libert(...)

Henry Slade (Exeter Chiefs) takes on Fionn Carr (Connacht) during the European Rugby Challenge Cup match at Sandy Park. Both players were try scorers. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty Images

Exeter Chiefs 33 Connacht 13A disappointing defeat, but still alive in Europe, Connacht coach Pat Lam described his side’s 33-13 loss at Sandy Park i(...)

Nathan White: will captain Connacht today having been called up during the week to Joe Schmidt’s Irish squad. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Nathan White caps what is a memorable week with his call-up to an extended Ireland squad for the November Test series by leading Connacht against the(...)

Connacht’s Jack Carty looks on from the bottom of a ruck. Photograph Elena Barbini/Inpho
Connacht hang tough in Treviso
  • Rugby
  • October 10, 2014, 21:33

Treviso 6 Connacht 9Connacht may have been denied victory at the death last weekend but tonight in Italy they held on grimly to carve out a fourth wi(...)

 Shane Delahunt  will start for Connacht against Treviso. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

In the same week that he signed a Connacht Academy contract, 20-year-old Shane Delahunt has been handed his first Pro 12 start at hooker after coming (...)

Connacht scrumhalf  Kieran Marmion avoids the Cardiff defence to score his side’s second try in the Guinness Pro12, game at The Sportsground in Galway. Photograph: Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht 24 Cardiff 24 A frustrating evening for Connacht. Although they preserved their unbeaten record at the Sportground this season, this Guinness(...)

Jared Payne returns from injury for Ulster’s Guinness Pro12 clash against Edinburgh at Ravenhill on Friday night.  Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ulster have made 10 changes to the side that lost away to Zebre last weekend for Friday night’s Guinness Pro12 home game against Edinburgh at Ravenhil(...)

Mils Muliaina: “I just can’t get over some of the talent I’ve seen here. There’s some massive talent here and I’m looking forward to working with them.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

His face already adorns billboards in Galway promoting Connacht’s season ticket sales. “Mils has signed up. Have you?” A province expects and all that(...)

 David Nucifora during his time as Australian assiatnt coach. Photograph:  Andrew Cornaga/Inpho

The IRFU will formally announce David Nucifora as the union’s new Performance Director at a press conference in the Aviva stadium on Thursday. (...)