Stephen Larkham

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Munster’s Mike Haley celebrates after scoring a try against Cardiff. Photograph: Ben Brady/Inpho

Mike Haley typically represents Munster’s most potent running threat in an attacking capacity. The 27-year-old fullback might balk at such an assessme(...)

Sean O’Brien  in the frame to replace Denis Leamy at Leinster. Photograph: Andrew Fosker/Getty Images

Denis Leamy’s impending move to Munster as their new defence coach, following confirmation that Mike Prendergast is also returning to his native provi(...)

Munster are as dangerous as any other side when their backs are against the wall. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Munster’s season hangs in the balance a little, and once again a little earlier than usual. On this weekend last year they were knocked out of the Hei(...)

Munster’s Craig Casey and Shane Daly after the defeat to Leinster at Thomond Park. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

All the best rugby teams are striving for the same things. An identity. A tight-knit culture. An environment in which words, eventually, are superfluo(...)

Munster senior coach Stephen Larkham during  squad training at University of Limerick this week. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Munster v Benetton Venue: Musgrave Park, Cork. Kick-off: 7.35pm. On TV: Live on TG4 and Premier Sport Munster return home to relatively unfamiliar(...)

Joey Carbery is set for his first ever Six Nations start after Johnny Sexton picked up a hamstring injury. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The dynamic around Ireland’s second round Six Nations clash with France has certainly changed now. Johnny Sexton has been Ireland’s starting outhalf o(...)

France outhalf  Romain Ntamack races away to score his side’s third try during the Six Nations match against Wales in Cardiff in  February 2020. Photograph:  Stu Forster/Getty Images

Across time, in different parts of the rugby world, those wearing the number 10 jersey have been called many names. First five eighths, flyhalves, out(...)

Ben Healy makes a break during the Heineken Champions Cup pool match against Wasps at  Thomond Park. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Ben Healy initially made his mark as a clutch goal-kicker with Munster but this season there has been so much more to his game than those mighty spira(...)

Munster head coach Johann van Graan: Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

What the hell to make of Munster? Their head coach, along with two of his three assistants, is leaving at the end of the season. There have even been (...)

Stephen Larkham: ‘If you look at it from a Wasps perspective they’ve got a bit to fight for but we’ve certainly got a lot to fight for. That makes a massive difference, getting those home games.’ Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Whatever the criticisms of their performances, many would envy Munster’s third place in Pool B going into the weekend’s concluding round of the pool s(...)

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