Munster Haka Meets All Blacks Star Julian Savea: The Interview

Earlier today our very own Ronan Calvert caught up with New Zealand star Julian Savea as he hopes to recover from a knee injury and prepare for the Barbarian’s meeting with Tonga at Thomond Park this weekend. Just off the back of a pulsating encounter against his homeland New Zealand, ‘the bus’ was in focused … More Munster Haka Meets All Blacks Star Julian Savea: The Interview

Donncha O’Callghan and Two Current Munster Players Added To Star-Studded Barbarians Squad To Take On Tonga In Thomond Park

We already knew the bruising Julian Savea was Thomond Park-bound, but a further bunch of international stars and local heroes have today been added to the Baabaas squad about to take on Tonga this Friday night. Most notably, Munster and Ireland legend Donncha O’Callaghan will make his Thomond Park return as he teams up with … More Donncha O’Callghan and Two Current Munster Players Added To Star-Studded Barbarians Squad To Take On Tonga In Thomond Park

Julian Savea And The Barbarians Are On Their Way To Thomond Park This November

The Barbarians are back at Thomond Park taking on Tonga for the first time on Friday 10 November – 19.30 Kick Off. It is also an historic occasion for the rugby world, as the Barbarians Women’s team makes its debut against Munster Women in the afternoon too – Kick off 2.30pm. Both the Barbarians and Tonga will have plenty of talent at their disposal and will light up the stadium with their unique … More Julian Savea And The Barbarians Are On Their Way To Thomond Park This November

Zebo Excluded As Eleven Munstermen Make Joe Schmidt’s Squad For The November Series

Joe Schmidt has named his Ireland squad for the upcoming November internationals against South Africa, Fiji and Argentina and it’s typically opinion-dividing… Simon Zebo is the main man to miss out following his agreement to join Racing 92 next season, but there’s a few more talking points than just that. Surprise Inclusions: Andrew Porter, Bundee Aki, … More Zebo Excluded As Eleven Munstermen Make Joe Schmidt’s Squad For The November Series

AT LAST: Ireland Vs New Zealand Thoughts And Reaction

Half time and it’s 25-8 to Ireland. That familiar vibe of optimism was felt in the local pub’s atmosphere. Many were getting ready for history to be made. “I think we’re going to do it” was overheard, likewise however was, “it’s going to be 2013 all over again.” I was inclined to agree with the … More AT LAST: Ireland Vs New Zealand Thoughts And Reaction

Munster Haka Rugby Championship Preview!

1st Place: New Zealand  Danger Man: Beauden Barrett Key Player: Ben Smith One to Watch: Ardie Savea Best XV: Moody, Coles, Franks, Whitelock, Retallick, Cane, Savea, Read; Smith, Barrett, Crotty, Fekitoa; Naholo, Smith, Dagg Question to be answered: They looked as confident and classy as ever in their June destruction of Wales, but how will the All Black’s manage to navigate … More Munster Haka Rugby Championship Preview!

Player Profile: Bill Johnston

‘Player Profile’ is the name that we’ve stuck to player analysis pieces that feature up and coming youngsters playing for Munster. Unfortunately, with the exception of Jack O’Donoghue, our player profiles have been a kiss of death to every single player that has featured, with Brian Haugh, Luke O’Dea, Darren Moroney and Paddy Butler all being released from the Munster set up within … More Player Profile: Bill Johnston