Simon Zebo moves to fullback for Munster’s Guinness Pro 12 trip to play Edinburgh on Saturday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Munster coach Anthony Foley is able to call upon a number of Ireland internationals as they make their first appearance of the season for the provi(...)

Connacht number eight Eoghan Masterson during squad training. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht v Edinburgh The Sportsground, Saturday, October 31st, 7.45pm Connacht may not be swaggering, but there is reason for optimism (...)

Colin O’Riordan: was magnificent in last May’s under-21 All-Ireland final. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Tipperary v Louth Semple Stadium, 2.45 Underage evidence suggests Tipperary are the coming force in Munster. We’ve heard that before ab(...)

Tipperary’s Brian Stapleton and Tomás Hamill tussle with Cork’s  Rob O’Shea and Jamie Coughlan at Semple Stadium, Thurles, last night. Photograph: Inpho

Tipperary 5-19 Cork 2-13: Ken Hogan’s Tipperary cruised into the Bord Gáis Energy Munster U21 hurling championship final with a comprehensive 15-point(...)

Hurling in Tipperary will go into hibernation if they lose here. The seniors’ season is already over and, while the intermediates are back at Semple t(...)