J Basson

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  Connacht’s Kyle Godwin makes a break at the Toyota Stadium. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Cheetahs 17 Connacht 21 Connacht claimed a second win of their South African tour as first-half tries from Tom Farrell and Gavin Thornbury helped the(...)

The Connacht squad in a huddle during training at Wynberg Boys High School, Cape Town, as they prepare for the game against the Cheetahs. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Pro14, Cheetahs v Connacht, Saturday December 1st, Bloemfontein (kick-off 3.0pm Irish time, live on eirSport 1) Connacht have made five changes from (...)

Ulster’s Angus Kernohan scoring  a try against Southern Kings in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Photograph:   Richard Huggard/Inpho

Cheetahs v Ulster, Toyota stadium (6.15pm, live on Premier Sports) It has been an exceptional month for Angus Kernohan as the Ireland under-19 and U-(...)

Munster’s Joey Carbery during his side’s Pro14 win against Cheetahs at Thomond Park, Limerick. The former Leinster out-half got 26 minutes of action and could be a massive player for the club going forward.  Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Munster 38 Cheetahs 0 Mystery continues to surround the injury to Conor Murray as Munster head coach Johann van Graan took the unusual step to make n(...)

Sean O’Brien and Ultan Dillane of Connacht  training in  Bloemfontein, South Africa. Photograph: Frikkie Kapp/Inpho

Cheetahs v Connacht Toyota Stadium (5.35pm, Irish time, live on Sky Sports) Connacht demonstrated character in eking out a late victory away to Zebr(...)

 Munster’s Chris Farrell scores a try against the Cheetahs at Thomond Park. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Munster 51 Cheetahs 18 Director of rugby Rassie Erasmus has tipped Alex Wootton for a great campaign after the 23-year old went on a scoring rampage (...)

  Munster’s Alex Wootton scores on of his four tries. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Munster 51 Cheetahs 18 Munster continued their brilliant start to the season and inflicted another big defeat on championship newcomers Cheetahs. It(...)

Stuarat McCloskey pursued by some of his team-mates in a light-hearted moment during Ulster’s captain’s run  at the Kingspan Stadium  in Belfast. Photograph: Stephen Hamilton/Presseye/Inpho

Ulster v Cheetahs, Kingspan stadium (7.35, live on BBC 2) It’s very much a case of firsts in Belfast on Friday night, an expanded tournament, a debut(...)