Ospreys’ Jeff Hassler brushes off Connacht’s Eoin Griffin on his way to scoring a try during the RaboDirect Pro 12 match at the  Liberty Stadium. Photograph: Huw Evans/Inpho

Ospreys 45 Connacht 20: Centre Ashley Beck crossed for two tries as the Ospreys signed off their Pro12 season with a bonus point win over Connacht at (...)

Pat Lam: on a run of four defeats

Connacht’s season has petered out rather anti-climactically, a run of four defeats following a four-match winning sequence which in turn has seen them(...)

 Eoin Griffin celebrates with Connacht’s first try scorer Matt Healy during the RaboDirect Pro12 game against Cardiff Blues at the Sportsground in Galway.  Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht 15 Cardiff 22: Cardiff won in Ireland for the first time in 16 months as they came from behind to beat Connacht 22-15 at the Sportsground.The(...)

Andrew Conway breaks clear to score Munster’s first try in the  RaboDirect Pro12 game against Connacht at  The Sportsground in Galway. Photograph:  Billy Stickland/Inpho

Connacht 23 Munster 32: Munster warmed up for their Heineken Cup semi-final again(...)

Robbie Henshaw staying with  Connacht, says Pat Lam. Photograph: Morgan Treacy / Inpho

Connacht coach pat Lam has insisted Robbie Henshaw is not leaving the province despite the arrival of former Chiefs centre Bundee Aki from New (...)

Bundee Aki has agreed a three-year deal with Connacht.

Connacht have secured the services of Bundee Aki on a three-year deal with the Chiefs inside centre due to arrive at the Sportsground this summ(...)

Connacht’s Eoin McKeon scores his the fifth try at the Sportsground. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht 38 Benetton Treviso 6 Kieran Marmion marked his 50th provincial cap with a try as Connacht ran out comfortable (...)

Connacht’s Kieran Marmion in action against Zebre. Marmion will win his 50th Connacht cap when they take on  Treviso today. Photo: Francesca Soli/Inpho

Reasons to be cheerful in March? Connacht are poised to win three matches in a row, which should spring them up the Pro 12 ladder, all done wi(...)

RaboDirect PRO12, The Sportsground, Co. Galway 15/2/2014Connacht vs EdinburghEdinburgh’s Dougie Fife and Eoin Griffin of ConnachtMandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie
Eoin Griffin to join London Irish
  • Rugby
  • February 18, 2014, 18:32

London Irish have announced the signing of Connacht centre Eoin Griffin. Griffin, 23, has agreed a two-year contract with the English Pr(...)

A view of a line out during the first half of today’s match at the Sportsground. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht 11 Edinburgh 7 Connacht claimed a precious 11-7 home win over Edinburgh as they lifted themselves off the bottom of the RaboDir(...)