Ian Keatley shows maturity as he kicks on to higher level

Munster outhalf’s performance against Leicester was almost vintage Ronan O’Gara

Ian Keatley kicked 20 points in Munster’s impressive victory over Leicester Tigers at Welford Road. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Ian Keatley kicked 20 points in Munster’s impressive victory over Leicester Tigers at Welford Road. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Nobody embodied Munster’s composure in the wild and wacky Welford Road whirlpool on Sunday more than Ian Keatley. As was the case for the team in general, he overcame an edgy start, as Leicester came storming out of the blocks, to calmly steer Munster over the winning line.

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