Martin Laveau

4 results

Conor Murray: “They are a passionate team; big set piece, big lineout maul, scrum game and they are going to be probably a little bit hurt especially scrum-wise from last weekend.” Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Castres Olympique v Munster, Stade Pierre Fabre (5.30, Irish time, live on BT Sport) A bristling rivalry, occasionally biting in aggression, is as mu(...)

 Munster’s CJ Stander scores a try against Castres in his side’s 30-5 win   at Thomond Park on Sunday. Photograph:   Dan Sheridan/Inpho

On another day Munster would surely have translated their superiority into a fourth, bonus-point try or even more. Nonetheless, Johann van Graan decla(...)

Man of the match JJ Hanrahan celebrates his score against Castres. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Munster 30 Castres 5 As with their previous home win over Gloucester, there was a discernibly underwhelmed feeling amongst the Thomond Park faithful (...)

Danny Cipriani scored 14 points as Gloucester won their Champions Cup opener against Castres. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty

Gloucester 19 Castres 14 Gloucester became the first English club to win a game in this season’s Heineken Champions Cup as they beat Castres 19-14 at(...)