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The Team With The Most Offloads In The PRO14 May Surprise You

The inaugural Guinness PRO14 season has come to an end and no one can begrudge Leinster from lifting the trophy on Saturday after they produced a stellar season both domestically and at European level.  For the most part, the addition of the Southern Kings and the Cheetahs has been a success. Although many will point to the poor showing and …

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Leinster On Another Level As They Power Past Scarlets To PRO14 Triumph

Sean McMahon reporting from the Aviva Stadium.  Leinster have secured a historic European and domestic double after they emerged 40-32 victors over Scarlets in the Guinness PRO14 final this evening. First-half tries from Devin Toner and James Lowe gave Leinster breathing space going into the second half before Sean Cronin, Jack Conan and a bit of magic from Jordan Larmour …

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“I Don’t Want My Last Munster Game To Be Losing To Leinster.”

Professional sport doesn’t often give you the fairytale ending.  For Simon Zebo, unfortunately for him and his beloved province, there was no long-awaited silverware for the Munster faithful as Zebo’s last game for the province ended in a one-point defeat to their bitter rivals. The Munster full-back has stated a few times already this season that he won’t rule out …

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Leinster Or Munster To Face Scarlets As Rhys Patchell Masterclass Proves Too Much For Glasgow

A first-half Rhys Patchell masterclass saw Scarlets cruise into this year’s Guinness PRO14 final after securing a straight-forward 13-28 victory over the Glasgow Warriors in Scotstoun.  Patchell opened the scoring for his side as he drifted across the pitch and excellently burst through a gap in the Glasgow defence. He converted his own score to give his side a 0-7 …

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Munster Return Significant Number Of Tickets Ahead Of Leinster Showdown

Munster’s long-awaited quest for silverware reaches a crucial juncture this weekend as the southern province faces off against newly-crowned European champions Leinster in the Guinness PRO14 semi-final.  Saturday afternoon’s clash [3.15 pm KO] will see Munster attempt to topple their bitter rivals for the first time since their 29-17 victory on St. Stephen’s Day during the 2016/17 season. In fact, in their …

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Leigh Halfpenny Injured, Out Of Pro14 Semi-Final Against Glasgow

Scarlets full-back Leigh Halfpenny has been ruled out of their Guinness Pro14 semi-final clash with Glasgow on Saturday due to injury. The Lions full-back will now be definitively unavailable as his side look to book their place in the Guinness Pro14 final with a win over Glasgow Warriors next Saturday. The 29-year-old, who has made eight appearances for Scarlets since …

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Times, Dates, TV Details And Venues Confirmed For PRO14 Semi-Finals

The PRO14 have released all the details surrounding this season’s semi-finals.  Wins for Munster and the Scarlets over Edinburgh and the Cheetahs secured their passage into the semi-finals where they will meet Leinster and the Glasgow Warriors, respectively. On Friday, May 18, the Glasgow Warriors will host the Scarlets at Scotstoun with a kick-off time of 19:45. The main broadcaster …

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“…Picking Up Six Figure Wages For Not Very Much. Things Had To Change”

Sean McMahon reporting from Thomond Park. It’s been quite the remarkable turnaround for Edinburgh this season. In the last six seasons, they have failed to finish in the top-six of the PRO14/PRO12 but since Richard Cockerill took over as head coach in the summer, fortunes changed drastically for the Scottish club. Under Cockerill’s tutelage, Edinburgh have finished third in Conference …

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Munster Name Strongest Possible Team For Season Defining Clash

It’s been quite the journey for Munster this season.  A mid-season coaching change didn’t hamper the province en route to the knockout stages of both the Champions Cup and the Guinness PRO14. However, their European exit at the hands of Racing 92 presented some flaws in the side which may have gone unnoticed before. With their last trophy coming in …

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PRO14 Announce Details Of New Broadcasting Deal With Premier Sport

Guinness PRO14 officials have today announced Premier Sports as the new broadcaster for viewers in the UK and Northern Ireland. The deal, which begins from the beginning of next season, will see every single game of the PRO14 campaign broadcasted live in HD with at least 21 games, one per game week, shown live on free-to-air on FreeSports. There will …

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Watch: All The Highlights From A Cracking Weekend Of PRO14 Action

The Guinness PRO14 is heading into the home stretch of its inaugural season and the race is hotting up to secure vital playoff and European places. Here is how things stand with just a few rounds remaining: The weekend’s fixtures saw wins for Leinster, Munster, Ulster, Ospreys, Scarlets, Bennetton and the Cheetahs. Take a look at the highlights from each of …

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