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Opinion: The Change Super Rugby Should Have Made Ahead Of Next Season

Any rugby fanatic will remember the engrossing career mode in the lauded Rugby ’08 computer game that was entitled World League. It consisted of four divisions: Elite League, Division One, Division Two and Division Three, consisting of teams from across the globe. This is what I was reminded of when I saw that the newly created Jaguares and Sunwolves franchises …

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From ‘Brilliant’ To ‘Horrendous’, Fans Are Split Over New Munster Home Kit

Munster Rugby have been busy unveiling their new threads for next season, with the alternate and training strip offerings coming in black and orange, respectively. Now, the revamped home kit has been released, to some very mixed opinion. Following a ‘Super Rugby style’ of kit, Munster have been busy adding some flashy patterns and prints to their famous colours and for …

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Munster Boss Erasmus Scoops Pro 12 Coach Of the Year Award

The Guinness Pro 12 season has reached the semi-final stages and ahead of the culmination of another competitive season, accolades have been bestowed on those most deserving. In what was the winningest season ever in the Pro 12, Munster sit top of the table after 22 games. With an incredible 19 victories, the Limerick based side contribute six to the Pro …

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Munster’s Ronan O’Mahony Suffers Season Ending Injury

Munster’s Pro 12 home semi-final clinching victory over Treviso at the weekend has come with a heavy price as test have confirmed, via Sky Sports, that in-form winger Ronan O’Mahony has suffered a fractured fibula.  The 34-14 victory in Italy confirmed the Limerick based side will be at home in Thomond Park for their Pro 12 last four clash but for …

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Champions Cup Preview: Clermont Auvergne V Leinster

The Champions Cup once again takes centre stage this weekend as ASM Clermont Auvergne take on Leinster the semi-final of the competition in Lyon on Sunday April 3rd. Going into the match, both sides will know who they will face in the final, with Munster taking on defending champions Saracens on Saturday. Both Clermont and Leinster are enjoying fine seasons …

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Champions Cup Preview: Munster V Saracens

The announcement of the British and Irish Lions squad for the summer tour of New Zealand has taken the focus off domestic rugby in recent weeks but with the Champions Cup semi-finals looming large, all focus swings back to this weekend when the final two teams in the competition will be determined. Munster will take on the might of English …

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Watch: Controversial Scenes As Touch Judges Appear To Incorrectly Award Cardiff Blues A Conversion

Cardiff

There were controversial scenes just seven minutes into Wales’ “Judgement Day” on Saturday, in the Pro 12 encounter between Cardiff Blues and Ospreys. The Principality Stadium played host to this fixture as part of a double-header with Newport Gwent Dragons versus Scarlets, and the crowd did not have to wait long for their first big talking point. The Blues raced …

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