Ciaran Parker

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The Munster team training at UL in Limerick this week. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Munster have made 11 changes to the side that defeated Cardiff Blues last week for Friday night’s Pro14 clash against Benetton Rugby at Stadio Monigo (...)

Munster have extended Tyler Bleyendaal’s contract. Photograph: Inpho

Munster have extended the contract of injury prone outhalf Tyler Bleyendaal, as well as four other players. Bleyendaal, Ciaran Parker and Alby Mathew(...)

Munster’s Mike Haley scores the first try of the game in their victory over Gloucester  at Thomond Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Mike Haley spent over a decade at Sale and played over a hundred games for the Sharks. From the age of 13 to 23, they were the only club he’d ever kno(...)

Conor Murray: “They are a passionate team; big set piece, big lineout maul, scrum game and they are going to be probably a little bit hurt especially scrum-wise from last weekend.” Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Castres Olympique v Munster, Stade Pierre Fabre (5.30, Irish time, live on BT Sport) A bristling rivalry, occasionally biting in aggression, is as mu(...)

Conor Murray has not featured so far this season. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Conor Murray is back on the Munster matchday squad for Sunday’s Pro14 encounter with Zebre at Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi. Murray’s last competitive ac(...)

Alby Mathewson during Munster training at UL. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Munster have made eight changes to their team to face Ulster at Thomond Park on Saturday night. Head coach Johann van Graan has handed Alby Mathewson(...)

JJ Hanrahan: it’s the most significant chance he’s been afforded at outhalf in his Munster career to date. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Guinness PRO14 semi-final playoff: Munster v Edinburgh, Thomond Park, 3.15pm. Live on TG4, Sky Sports and BBC ALBA).  If Munster are to ease the(...)

Capt Mark Duffy: July 1966-March 14th, 2017. Photograph: PA
Obituary: Capt Mark Duffy

Mark Duffy, who has died aged 51, was co-pilot of the Irish Coast Guard Rescue 116 helicopter which crashed off north Mayo last month with the loss of(...)