Craig Casey

104 results

Luke McGrath celebrates after Jack Conan’s try against Munster. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Leinster 16 Munster 6 Yet more new ground broken by Leinster, as they secured a fourth successive Pro14 title, albeit this record sixth successive wi(...)

CJ Stander and Tadhg Beirne are among the Ireland internationals that returned to training with Munster on Tuesday morning ahead of the Guinness Pro 14 Final at the RDS on Saturday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

All the indications are that at least seven of Munster’s eight-strong contingent who have returned from Six Nations duty with Ireland will be involved(...)

Johnny Sexton, Robbie Henshaw and Bundee Aki celebrate Ireland’s 32-18 win over England at the Aviva stadium on Saturday. Photograph: Billy Stickland/INPHO

If there was an ideal time for Ireland to produce their best performance of the tournament, then no better moment than against England at home and on (...)

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has been part of the negotiation process with the seven players whose IRFU central contracts expired this summer. File photograph: PA

Different time, different head coach, wildly contrasting results. For numerous reasons. Beating Scotland and England would fatten up statistics that (...)

Rob Herring starts in place of Leinster’s dynamic young hooker Rónan Kelleher. File photograph: Inpho

What does success look like for Ireland? “Two wins and two good performances,” said Andy Farrell, the national head coach, on announcing the squad to(...)

James Ryan is unbeaten in five matches against Scotland. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The Six Nations returns this weekend after a two-week hiatus, with the Championship approaching its final two rounds of fixtures. And it is Wales who(...)

 Of Ireland’s eight tries so far, Will Connors’ first score against Italy is all that can be paraded around the winner’s enclosure as a strategy invented in the coach’s box. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Sometimes in rugby you play the opposition, not the game. Take Ulster’s sparkling backline. Robert Baloucoune has returned from injury with serious po(...)

Munster’s Chris Farrell, Gavin Coombes, Andrew Conway and Shane Daly celebrate with Mike Haley. Photograph: Inpho

Munster 20 Connacht 17 Munster confirmed a place in the Pro14 final with a hard fought victory in a thoroughly entertaining contest. Once the initial(...)

Munster head coach Johann van Graan and Joey Carbery in training ahead of Friday night’s Pro14 clash. Photograph: Inpho

Peter O’Mahony supplied an unusually bountiful sprinkle of crumbs in his contract acceptance speech on Thursday morning. “There’s a huge amount of re(...)

Craig Casey during Munster rugby squad training at UL in Limerick on Tuesday. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

MUNSTER v CONNACHT Thomond Park (7.35, live on Eir Sport, Premier Sports) A victory on Friday night will guarantee Munster a place in the Guinness P(...)

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