Jack Stafford

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Munster have added scrumhalf Neil Cronin to their Heineken Champions Cup squad in time for Saturday’s clash with the Exeter Chiefs at Sandy Park in th(...)

Alby Mathewson, Conor Murray’s temporary replacement, during a Munster squad session on Monday. Photograph:  Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Conor Murray’s temporary replacement, former All Black Alby Mathewson, has arrived in Limerick and has linked up with his new teammates but will not f(...)

    Conor Murray could be sidelined for up to four months. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Conor Murray has been ruled out for up to four months with an unspecified injury. Murray does not want the nature of his injury to be made public. Tw(...)

Simon Zebo in action for Munster against Zebre. Photograph: Giuseppe Fama/Inpho

Zebre 19 Munster 36 This was the perfect way for Johann van Graan to ease his way into the top job in Munster, standing back and taking a watching br(...)

Ronan Kelleher scored for Ireland Under-20s during their vital win in Georgia. Photograph: Levan Verdzeuli/Inpho

Ireland Under-20s 52 Samoa Under-20s 26 It was a case of mission accomplished, with the performance of secondary importance and victory paramount in (...)

Ireland’s Gavin Mullin in action against Scotland at the AIA Arena, Kutaisi, Georgia. Photograph: Achi Gegenava/Inpho

Scotland Under-20 32 Ireland Under-20 28 Ireland were flattered by the final margin of defeat as Scotland played a superior brand of rugby, scoring (...)

 Ireland head coach Nigel Carolan. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Defeat to Wales last weekend may have cost the Ireland Under-20s any chance of the title, but as with their senior counterparts there will be more tha(...)

Jack Kelly: returns at centre for Ireland having missed the last two games due to a shoulder injury. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Wales U-20 v Ireland U-20, Parc Eirias, Colwyn Bay (6.30, live on RTE 2) Despite an unbeaten status to which their hosts cannot lay claim, Ireland (...)

Rockwell’s Lee Molloy is tackled by Glenstal’s George O’Hara during the  Munster Schools Senior Cup semi-final at Thomond Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Rockwell College 22 Glenstal Abbey 3 Two second-half tries, one early and the other near the end, gave Rockwell a deserved place in the Munster Schoo(...)

Castletroy College got the Munster Schools Senior Cup off to a lively start when they upset Glenstal Abbey at Rosbrien yesterday.Outhalf Jayme Heuston(...)