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 Connacht head coach Andy Friend in the dressingroom after his side’s victory over Cardiff Blues at the Sportsground. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht are back in the big time. In ensuring the presence of all four Irish sides in both the Guinness Pro14 play-offs and next season’s Heineken Ch(...)

Connacht head coach Andy Friend in the dressing room after the victory over Cardiff Blues at the Sportsground. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht coach Andy Friend has hailed his squad’s achievement in qualifying for both the playoffs of the Guinness Pro 14 and next season’s Heineken Ch(...)

Bundee Aki returns for Connacht against Cardiff. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Pro 14, Connacht v Cardiff Blues, Saturday April 13th, Sportsground (kick-off 3.0pm, TG4) Bundee Aki returns to the Connacht side for Saturday’s crun(...)

 Munster’s Ronan O’Mahony scores a try against the All Blacks in Thomond Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Munster’s Ronan O’Mahony will retire from professional rugby with immediate effect. The winger who sustained a broken leg and dislocated ankle playing(...)

Tom Farrell has been cleared to play after an eye injury in last weekend’s one-point victory over Zebre. Photograph: Inpho

The loss of lock Quinn Roux ahead of Saturday’s crunch Pro14 fixture against Cardiff is a significant injury blow for Connacht. The Ireland secondro(...)

Connacht’s Peter Robb is tackled by Joshua Renton and Renato Giammarioli of Zebre during the Guinness Pro 14 game at  Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi in Parma. Photograph: Giuseppe Fama/Inpho

Zebre 5 Connacht 6 A hard-earned one-point win over Zebre was sufficient, if not inspiring, for Connacht to maintain their primary seasonal aim of a (...)

 Benetton’s Federico Ruzza. The club arrvies at the RDS tonight in third place in Conference B, having won 10, drawn one and lost seven so far. Photograph: Elena Barbini/Inpho

In the last two seasons Leinster have played 31 home matches in all competitions and won 30 of them. Benetton’s 17-15 win at the RDS in April last yea(...)

Leinster celebrate their Pro14 title win against Scarlets on May 26th, 2018. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Akin to a Bond villain stroking the cat, Leinster can watch the scramble for the Guinness Pro14 play-offs below them over the last three rounds; for t(...)

Sale Sharks’ Byron McGuigan goes over for a try against Connacht during the European Challenge Cup quarter-final match at the AJ Bell Stadium in Salford. Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Sale Sharks 20 Connacht 10 England remains the unhappiest hunting ground for Connacht as Sale inflicted a sixth defeat over the Irish province in Eur(...)

Connacht head coach  Andy Friend with forwards coach Jimmy Duffy and strength and conditioning coach  Johnny O’Connor. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Challenge Cup quarter-final: Sale Sharks v Connacht Kick-off: 7.45pm, Friday. Venue: AJ Bell Stadium. On TV: BT Sports 2. H(...)

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