Darren O'Shea

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 Bordeaux-Begles’  Jean-Baptiste Dubie dives in to score  a try during the  Top 14  match against Clermont Auvergne at the Chaban-Delmas stadium in Bordeaux. Photograph:   Nicolas Tucat/AFP via Getty Images

The steering committee of the Ligue Nationale de Rugby (LNR) has confirmed that the 2019-20 Top 14 season, in addition to the ProD2, has been abandone(...)

Munster have confirmed that new signing Damian de Allende has completed his self-isolation in Ireland. Photograph:   Billy Stickland/Inpho

Munster have confirmed that their entire squad have embarked upon their summer off-season for the next three weeks. This would put them in line with(...)

Ulster’s Stuart McCloskey in action against Munster in the Guinness Pro14  at Kingspan Stadium in  Belfast last Friday. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

The three rounds of festive interpros can be a mixed bag, and certainly didn’t offer much in the way of cheer for Connacht or, ultimately, Munster. Ha(...)

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 (...)

Kevin O’Byrne will make his European debut for Munster in their Champions Cup clash with Leicester Tigers. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Kevin O’Byrne will make his first European start for Munster when they take on Leicester Tigers in Champions Cup Pool Four on Sunday (kick off: 5.30pm(...)

 Conor Murray  in action for Munster during the European Rugby Champions Cup match last year against  Leicester Tigers. Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

Munster  v Leicester, Thomond Park, Saturday, 7.45pm (BT Sport) Lest old acquaintances be forgot. For the third December running these two-time (...)

Maori All Blacks’ Ash Dixon leaves the pitch after his side was defeated by Munster at Thomond Park. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

The Jackal; a wild dog found in Africa, Asia and Limerick. Rare to hear a New Zealander moaning in defeat about unfair advantages (Rare, besides thes(...)

Munster are to sign giant South Africa lock Jean Kleyn, according to reports. Photograph: Getty

Stormers secondrow Jean Kleyn is set to move to Munster, according to reports in South Africa. SuperSport have revealed 45 players are leaving Sout(...)