Warren Gatland Goes With Power As Three Munster Players Make The Plane

A few surprises… Warren Gatland revealed his talent-packed squad this morning to the anticipation of wide-eyed rugby fans either side of the Irish Sea; indeed a squad that had seasoned pros right at the heart of it. If you’re looking for a standard-driver, someone physically dominant and experienced in the heat of battle, take your pick, because … More Warren Gatland Goes With Power As Three Munster Players Make The Plane

Shackles Off: Time To Stand Up And Fight

RONAN O’GARA WROTE in his latest book, “When you get into bonus territory the shackles come off. There’s a massive emotional release.” It’s one of my favourite lines from a rugby player because of what it means when put into practise. Everything is different at the semi-final stage. A stage that I think has probably been … More Shackles Off: Time To Stand Up And Fight

ANALYSIS: Breaking Down 15 Minutes Of Jean Deysel Being A Complete Monster

IN CASE YOU missed it, Munster signed a new South African by the name of Jean Deysel as short term injury cover just over two weeks ago. The South African international has experience in abundance and based on Rassie’s previous signings (Jaco Taute, Rhys Marshall, Jean eile) there was probably good reason to have high … More ANALYSIS: Breaking Down 15 Minutes Of Jean Deysel Being A Complete Monster

GROUNDHOG DAY: Munster Vs Glasgow Preview

Written by Conal Lane Well the Cirque du Six Nations is over for another year, Ireland ending another potential world record winning streak (Thank Christ), back to matters less pressing now. Thanks to a typical Thomond Park demolition job on a pretty disinterested Toulouse, a European Semi Final looms in a fortnight. Glasgow are probably … More GROUNDHOG DAY: Munster Vs Glasgow Preview

REVEALED: MHS Bowen Shield Player and Team of the Year

All votes have been counted and the results are in… PSA Academies Player of the Year: Oisin Mangan, Rockwell College. Team of the Year: 1: Ronan Gallery (CCC) 2: David Good (CBC) 3: Kevin Leahy (BGS) 4: Cian Hurley (CBC) 5: Cathal Browne (PBC) 6: Darragh O’Callaghan (PBC) 7: Scott Buckley (CBC) 8: Colin Deane (BGS) 9: Oisin Mangan (RWC) … More REVEALED: MHS Bowen Shield Player and Team of the Year