Francis Saili

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Ireland’s Andrew Conway scores a try against Samoa in their Rugby World Cup Pool A game in Fukuoka, Japan, in October 2019. Photograph: Jayne  Russell/Inpho

However impatient Andrew Conway might understandably have been when his professional career did not accelerate as quickly as was expected, he’s long s(...)

John Cooney kicks Ulster’s winning score in their last clash with Harlequins. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty

Champions Cup Pool Three: Harlequins v Ulster, Friday December 13th, The Stoop (kick-off 7.45pm, BT Sport) Dan McFarland has made two changes to his(...)

Ulster’s John Cooney celebrates at the final whistle with Louis Ludik after his late penalty secured victory over Harlequins in the Heineken Champions Cup game at the  Kingspan stadium in Belfast. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Ulster 25 Harlequins 24 Ulster came from nine points behind to snatch a third win from three in the Heineken Champions Cup courtesy of a late penalty(...)

Jacob Stockdale starts at fullback for Ulster against Harlequins. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Champions Cup Pool Three: Ulster v Harlequins, Saturday December 7th, Ravenhill (kick-off 3.15pm) Jacob Stockdale will start at fullback for Ulster o(...)

 Iain Henderson (Ulster), Dean Budd (Bennetton Treviso), Ken Owens (Scarlets), Isa Nacewa (Leinster), CJ Velleman (Southern Kings), Mark Bennett (Edinburgh) and Cory Hill (Newport Gwent Dragons) at the launch of the Guinness PRO14 season at the Aviva. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

From a Pro14 press release: “It promises to be a sensational season . . . ” Guinness and Sky Sports certainly hope so. The good folk behind Europe’s (...)

Scarlets DTH Van der Merwe runs in for a try against Munster in the Guinness Pro12 final at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Munster 22 Scarlets 46 Munster may have finished atop the 2016-17 Pro12 table and nine points above third-placed Scarlets, but such was the scale of (...)

Scarlets secondrow Tadhg Beirne scores his side’s fourth try  in the Guinness Pro 12 Final against Munster at the Aviva stadium. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Scarlets 46 Munster 22 This was not the final that had been anticipated, in any way, shape or form. But not alone did Scarlets poop Leinster’s party (...)

Munster’s Ian Keatley takes some kicking practice at the Aviva Stadium on Friday. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Munster Rugby v Scarlets Venue: Aviva Stadium. Kick-off: 6.15pm. On TV: Live on Sky Sports, TG4 and BBC Wales. The 2017 Guinness Pro12 final may (...)

Conor Murray will make his 100th Munster appearance against Scarlets while Donnacha Ryan will play his 167th and final game for the province at the Aviva stadium. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Munster and Scarlets have both named unchanged starting line-ups for Saturday’s Guinness Pro 12 final at the Aviva stadium (6.15pm). Munster director(...)

Munster’s Francis Saili and Donnacha Ryan wave goodbye to the crowd at Thomond Park following their Pro12 semi-final win over Ospreys. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Francis Saili espouses the virtues that Munster cherish in a player, foremost of which is someone who puts the team first and drives unsparingly in pu(...)

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