Ben O Donnell

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John Porch has shone for Connacht. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Not having the budgets of their competitors in the Guinness Pro14, never mind the Premiership and Top 14, Connacht have always had to shop for bargain(...)

Peter O’Mahony captains Munster against Connacht on Saturday. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Pro14: Connacht v Munster, Saturday January 9th, the Sportsground (kick-off 7.35pm, eir Sport, TG4) Connacht are on the hunt for famous back-to-back (...)

Ben O’Donnell is set to make his Connacht debut against Leinster. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Former Australian Sevens player Ben O’Donnell is expected to make his debut for Connacht against Leinster at the RDS on Saturday. The 2018 World Seve(...)

Connacht and Ireland centre Bundee Aki has bulked up ahead of the restart. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The old interpros are relevant again. As Leinster and Munster serve up the first delicacy in what seems like forever, it is important to lower expecta(...)

Sammy Arnold has impressed Connacht coach Andy Friend with his hunger to get involved in the first team at the Sportsground. Photograph: Inpho/Connacht Rugby

Connacht recruit Sammy Arnold has impressed his new coach Andy Friend since moving from Munster at the end of last season. The Connacht boss has been(...)

Number eight Abraham Papali’i is to join Connacht from Bay of Plenty. Photograph: Dianne Manson/Getty

Connacht have announced the double-signing of Australian Ben O’Donnell and Kiwi number eight Abraham Papali’i ahead of the 2021-21 season. 24-year-ol(...)