# connacht - Thursday 6 March, 2014
Finalists have been decided in the Senior Cups of the western and northern provinces.
# connacht - Friday 28 February, 2014
These are the men who will be hoping to force Joe Schmidt’s hand with excellent performances for their provinces.
Meanwhile, Robbie Henshaw is back in the Connacht starting XV after being released from Ireland camp.
# connacht - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
The Sligo man will hopefully be fully recovered in time for pre-season training.
# connacht - Sunday 23 February, 2014
Connacht won comfortably by 2-19 to 1-7 against Ulster in Tuam today.
# connacht - Friday 21 February, 2014
Meanwhile, Connacht have made three changes and Ruan Pienaar starts at out-half for Ulster.
# connacht - Tuesday 18 February, 2014
‘Tiernan and Jack are both proud Connacht-born players and testament to the young talent we have here,’ said head coach Pat Lam.
Head coach Pat Lam says short-term switches such as this one are great for Irish rugby.
# connacht - Friday 14 February, 2014
Leinster face Ulster in Navan on Sunday while Connacht entertain Munster in Tuam.
Here’s how Munster and Connacht will line up against Zebre and Edinburgh tomorrow.
# connacht - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
The provinces face off next Sunday in Ballinasloe.
# connacht - Thursday 23 January, 2014
Meanwhile, Garbally used the full force of their impressive pack to see off Rice College.
# connacht - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
The Connacht prop smashed the second row during his province’s heavy defeat to Saracens on Saturday.
# connacht - Monday 20 January, 2014
Meanwhile, Edinburgh’s Cornell du Preez will also appear before a judicial officer after his yellow card against Munster.
Here are some of the more interesting figures after three of the Irish sides enjoyed wins in Europe.
# connacht - Sunday 19 January, 2014
Pat Lam’s side were comprehensively dismantled by the Premiership leaders.
# connacht - Saturday 18 January, 2014
Pat Lam’s men were hugely disappointing as their Heineken Cup campaign came to a brutal end.
The possibility of a Heineken Cup quarter-final was still alive for Pat Lam’s men coming into this Pool 3 clash.
Heineken Cup progress has been the saving grace for Pat Lam’s men so far in this campaign.
# connacht - Friday 17 January, 2014
Pat Lam’s men will need to come out on top of head-to-heads in the front row, second row and at out-half.
# connacht - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
The Kiwi lock was one of three players to resume training this week ahead of the Saracens clash.
# connacht - Saturday 11 January, 2014
It was Barbarians stuff from Swift and Carty before the centre crashed over.
We went minute-by-minute as the western province sought to earn their third European win this season.
It’s a rare turn with the favourites tag for Connacht.
# connacht - Friday 10 January, 2014
Pat Lam’s men got a taste for victory towards the tail end of 2013 and are hoping to rediscover it tomorrow.
The western province have also been able to welcome back Jake Heenan and Sean Henry from injury
# connacht - Monday 6 January, 2014
Pat Lam is getting his squad angry before Zebre come to visit.
The Connacht coach was left disappointed by aspects of his own side’s performance as well as the officiating.
The Australian head coach is pleased that Jamie Heaslip is filling in for Sean O’Brien in the ball carrying stakes.
# connacht - Sunday 5 January, 2014
The western province’s head coach didn’t agree with decisions made by the match officials during last night’s defeat.
It wasn’t just Ireland that witnessed full-blooded derbies this week.
# connacht - Saturday 4 January, 2014
The Kiwi contributed eight points and set up a try after replacing Ian Madigan.
Two young out-halves, master v apprentice in the centre, and the battle of the opensides.
# connacht - Friday 3 January, 2014
With Ulster v Munster tonight and Connacht v Leinster tomorrow, it should be a cracking weekend of action.
# connacht - Tuesday 31 December, 2013
The world of sport was rocked. ROCKED, I tells ya.
# connacht - Sunday 29 December, 2013
After suffering two defeats on the trot, the Leinster coach was finally able to feel the festive spirit.
# connacht - Saturday 28 December, 2013
Catch up on tries from JJ Hanrahan and Dave Heffernan, as well as the mini-brawl that resulted in two yellow cards.
The Kiwi was pleased with the Kerry native’s contributions to the 22-16 win over Connacht last night.
# connacht - Friday 27 December, 2013
Pat Lam’s men were in Limerick looking to cause a Christmas upset against the league leaders.
Inter-county struggles, but plenty to shout about at club level across the Shannon.