Mark Flanagan

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 Gerbrandt Grobler in action for Munster ‘A’ last weekend. Photograph: Daniel Matthams/Inpho

Johann van Graan has condemned ‘doping’ in rugby while maintaining that as head coach at Munster he is obliged to treat Gerbrandt Grobler, who has ser(...)

 Peter O’Mahony  in action against Racing 92 last weekend. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Peter O’Mahony remains Munster’s main and only injury concern ahead of their make-or-break European Champions Cup pool against Castres at Thomond Park(...)

Conor Murray and Peter O’Mahony enjoy a lighthearted moment at Munster squad training in Limerick. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Castres Olympique v Munster– Stade Pierre Fabre, 1pm – Live Sky Sports Munster will not be long finding out how much trouble they are in. They have j(...)

Simon Zebo returns to the Munster side and is one of five changes for the Champions Cup opener away to Castres on Sunday. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Munster coach Rassie Erasmus has made five changes to his side for Sunday’s Champions Cup opener away to Castres Olympique on Sunday (1pm Irish time).(...)

Munster’s Chris Farrell offloads as he is tackled by Leinster ’s Josh van der Flier and Robbie Henshaw at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Leinster 23 Munster 17 For a team that never led and rarely threatened to do so, Munster could nonetheless take plenty from this game and certainly, (...)

Munster’s Peter O’Mahony in action against Cardiff Blues last week. Photograph:  Billy Stickland/Inpho

The news that Jaco Taute will be sidelined for six months is another huge blow for Munster. The South African is their defensive lynchpin, and no soon(...)

Conor Murray trains with Munster at  UL. Photograph: ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Munster v Cardiff Blues Venue: Thomond Park, Limerick Kick-off: 1.30pm On TV: Live on Sky Sports The return of Munster’s three test Lions could ha(...)

Munster’s Fineen Wycherley is shown a red card by referee Nigel Owens during the Guinness Pro 12 game against Glasgow Warriors at Scotstoun. Photograph: Craig Watson /Inpho

Munster secondrow Fineen Wycherley has been banned for three weeks after being sent off in last Friday’s defeat to Glasgow Warriors at Scotstoun. The(...)

 Maro Itoje looks on during a Saracens training session  in St Albans, England ahead of Saturday’s Champions Cup semi-final against Munster at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

“I did find it a bit of a circus when I arrived. It took me a few months to get used to it. Apache helicopters landing in the middle of a training ses(...)

Bordeaux-Begles’  Ian Madigan will be leaving the French Top 14 for English Championship side Bristol. Photograph: Nicolas Tucat/AFP/Getty Images

(Irish exiles James Coughlan, Michael Noone and Peter Lydon talk about playing and life abroad)  The annual migration of Irish rugby’s wild gees(...)

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