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

Irishman Lands Last Minute Dropgoal to Secure Victory for the USA

There was glory for the USA in the Pacific Island Cup last night as 25 year old Irishman AJ MacGinty landed a last minute drop goal to secure victory over Canada. From Dublin, the Blackrock student has been very impressive for the Eagles in recent months. However, last nights events were perhaps the most important … More Irishman Lands Last Minute Dropgoal to Secure Victory for the USA

PART THREE: Rugby is Dying, if Not Already Dead

In an era of financial imbalance, concussions and complications, we discuss the current state and future of the game that we all love. Will France’s dominance ever fade from European club rugby and will Super Rugby survive the French magnetism? What changes have to be made to support the players that put their bodies on … More PART THREE: Rugby is Dying, if Not Already Dead

Sevens Heaven: Provincial Sevens Dream Teams

In celebration of the Thomond Park World Club Sevens Series we have put together what we think would be the best possible provincial sevens teams and a combined provincial sevens team! We’ve generally gone with three big men and four flyers for each side. Munster: Sevens Dream Team: CJ Stander Jack O’Donoghue Robin Copeland Keith Earls … More Sevens Heaven: Provincial Sevens Dream Teams

Munster Haka’s Starting XV for Ireland’s November Internationals.

We select what we believe is the strongest team available to Joe Schmidt. 1.) Jack McGrath: With Cian Healy out injured, Leinster backup man McGrath will probably be picked for Ireland. Dave Kilcoyne also has similar experience at test level but ‘Killer’ is currently struggling to get into the Munster XV with James Cronin on … More Munster Haka’s Starting XV for Ireland’s November Internationals.