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
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
European Rugby takes no prisoners. Win neither of your opening two games and you may as well start packing it in. It’s the nature of the competition. Munster travelled to the south of France last Sunday lunchtime looking to bounce back from defeat to rivals Leinster only to produce a lethargic, error-ridden performance that many … More RACING AGAINST TIME: Win Or Bust As Munster Look To Get Back On Track
Ronan Calvert reports from Thomond Park It was a bright Saturday afternoon in Thomond Park as Munster looked to bounce back from their Scotstoun shit-show. Our Lions were back, and unlike Ospreys’ Scott Baldwin, we were egging them on to bite. Cardiff outhalf Jarrod Evans was the difference in the early stages with two sublime … More MATCH REPORT: Hanrahan The Hero As Munster Comeback To Crush Cardiff
Ronan Calvert reports from Thomond Park FT: Munster 51-18 Cheetahs Wet and windy conditions cleared before kick-off, leaving a ray of sunshine lighting up the newly-laid Thomond Park surface. Conditions that perhaps seemed better suited to the offload-happy Cheetahs, but it didn’t quite turn out that way. Munster took the initiate early on with some truly … More MATCH REPORT: Wooton Shines As Munster Tame The Cheetahs
It was one of the great finishes to a game in Heineken Cup history when Ronan O’Gara slotted over a dropkick following 40 odd phases, but what was the starting XV that night? Take our quiz to test your memory!
Ronan Calvert reports from Thomond Park Presentation Brother’s College are the Senior Cup champions of 2017 following their defeat of Glenstal in Thomond Park. In miserable conditions at the home of Munster Rugby, the two sides took little time to warm to the occasion. By the fifteenth minute, Ben Healy and Sean French had already … More SENIOR CUP FINAL REPORT: Pres Power Past Glenstal For Senior Cup Glory
Live updates from the Senior Cup Final between Glenstal and PBC at Thomond Park. KO: 16:00 The wet weather may have dapened the surface but it hasn’t dampened the spirits of the crowd as the game kicks off. 5′: Glenstal penalty as Pres obstruct. Play brought up to half way. 10′: A Ronan Quinn rum … More LIVE FEED: Senior Cup Final – Glenstal Vs PBC
All it takes is a moment of magic… 14-12 and Munster are through to the quarter finals of the Champions Cup for the first time! Thomond Park, we hope you’re ready.
The difference a year can make. The Tuesday gone by marked 5th of December – a year on from some of the most torrential weather Ireland has ever witnessed and of course, arguably some of the best live TV the country has ever seen. Teresa Mannion went down as a national hero that week but there was … More EXPECTATION: Munster Vs Leicester Preview