Eric Elwood

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John Muldoon in action against Cardiff last week, a game in which he won his 200th Connacht cap. Photograph: Darren Griffiths/Inpho

Connacht’s Got Talent! Not just on the pitch but, it transpires, Pat Lam is also searching to develop hitherto hidden talent off the pitch as well. As(...)

Tom Sears  is to leave his position as chief executive of the Connacht Branch by mutual consent after a little over a year in the jobs. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Tom Sears is to leave his position as chief executive of the Connacht Branch by mutual consent after a little over a year in the job. Negotiations are(...)

Leinster’s Ian Madigan is a player who has thrived on the game time offered by the Pro12. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

On a superficial level no makeover is going to redefine the image of the RaboDirect Pro12 tournament in the European club rugby community. The Heineke(...)

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt. Photograph: Billy Stickland/INPHO

The polite term for the obstacles that professional rugby in Ireland must negotiate on and off the pitch over the next 12 months is challenging.The IR(...)

Gavin Duffy: ‘There’s a leadership group below that, where the guys take responsibility for different areas; then there are the three captains’. Photograph: Huw Evans?Inpho

A fractured jaw didn’t stop Gavin Duffy from lending his voice to the Mayo chorus at Croke Park on Sunday. The 31- year-old Connacht captain – well, h(...)

Leinster’s Isa Nacewa, head coach Joe Schmidt and Jonathan Sexton celebrate winning the RaboDirect Pro12  Final against Ulster at the weekend . Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

A tumultuous end to a tumultuous season. Somehow you knew there had to be one last dramatic development on the final weekend of the campaign; and than(...)

Eric Elwood: has his last game in charge

Farewells aplenty. Leinster-bound Mike McCarthy, the Galway legend that is Johnny O’Connor, Adrian Flavin and of course the long-serving Eric E(...)

Eric Elwood: a tremendous servant to Connacht rugby as a  player and a coach for the last 24 years

Eric Elwood will bring the curtain down on a 24-year rugby career with Connacht tomorrow night – but has said his sole aim is to get a win ove(...)

Connacht’s Fetu’u Vainikolo runs with the ball. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Eric Elwood will take his Connacht team abroad for a final time before he steps down as coach at the end of the season. The province’s f(...)

Incoming  Connacht head coach Pat Lam: will be keeping an eye on how Munster and Leinster perform. Photograph: Inpho

Connacht face Treviso in Italy tomorrow night for their refixed tie with their best finish ever in the RaboDirect Pro12 (eighth) still alive. T(...)

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