# connacht - Today’s News
They’ve jumped the fence, baby, and are coming to visit us.
# connacht - Yesterday’s News
Marco Caputo won at the Sportsground with the Wallabies and is now planning Leinster’s assault this Friday.
# connacht - Monday 15 September, 2014
The ex-Connacht scrum-half is preparing himself for battle in the season’s first inter-pro this Friday.
There were wins for all four provinces over the weekend
There were two contrasting inter-pros this weekend.
# connacht - Thursday 11 September, 2014
The star duo make up two of the three changes to Pat Lam’s side.
# connacht - Tuesday 9 September, 2014
Pat Lam has a growing list of options behind the scrum.
# connacht - Monday 8 September, 2014
The western province were flying the flag as Ireland’s only winners at the weekend.
# connacht - Sunday 7 September, 2014
Just one win between the four provinces, but a whole lot to talk about.
# connacht - Friday 5 September, 2014
The 31-year-old back row explains how his approach to the role is different second time around.
# connacht - Thursday 4 September, 2014
The 100-cap New Zealand international is ‘stoked’ to be part of Pat Lam’s vision for the province.
# connacht - Tuesday 2 September, 2014
Promising backs, forward’s consistency, Champions Cup qualification and high-profile signings are all addressed.
# connacht - Thursday 28 August, 2014
The former Samoa international is excited to welcome his new signings to the province.
# connacht - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
The former Laois footballer says the range of sports she has played is of great benefit.
# connacht - Monday 11 August, 2014
This time next month we’ll have watched Pro12 rugby on Sky for the first time.
# connacht - Wednesday 6 August, 2014
The legendary All Blacks fullback is looking forward to arriving in Ireland.
# connacht - Thursday 10 July, 2014
The Irish brewery takes over sponsorship of the league from RaboDirect.
The first inter-provincial clash will feature Connacht v Leinster a fortnight later, with Munster visiting the champions in early October.
# connacht - Tuesday 8 July, 2014
The TV actor was at the Sportsground to meet the province’s players.
Here’s the fixture list for the warm-up games in preparation for the 2014/15 campaign.
# connacht - Friday 4 July, 2014
The prop and fullback are part of Waimate RFC’s league drive in New Zealand.
# connacht - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
The western province have also swooped for Conor McKeon and Ciaran Gaffney, who both played at the JWC.
# connacht - Monday 16 June, 2014
The Trinity wing has joined the western province on a one-year deal.
# connacht - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
The IRFU were involved in brokering the deal between the two provinces.
# connacht - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
Mark Anscombe and Anthony Foley have been handed excitingly tough groups for the Rugby Champions Cup.
Connacht have been drawn alongside Exeter, Bayonne and La Rochelle in the second-tier competition.
Leinster, Munster and Ulster are set to learn the identity of their opponents in today’s draw.
# connacht - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
The 30-year-old hadn’t played since January, when he sustained his 10th concussion in 22 months.
# connacht - Monday 19 May, 2014
The western province are set to improve their strength and conditioning facilities and have appointed Paul Bunce as their new head of fitness.
The Australian, who also played with Connacht, has called time on his playing career.
# connacht - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
Could the ex-Connacht captain help James Horan’s side over the line this year?
# connacht - Saturday 10 May, 2014
Pat Lam’s men finished their season on a losing note at the Liberty Stadium.
We kept an eye on Munster, Ulster, Connacht and Leinster on the final day of the regular season.
SOB’s comeback, Ulster’s prospects in the backs and Connacht ending their season on a high all feature.
# connacht - Tuesday 6 May, 2014
Former Munster star Marcus Horan says the reality of professional sport is that athletes must “switch on a persona”.
# connacht - Thursday 1 May, 2014
New York’s captain has no regrets on his decision to leave his native Laois.
The western province have added the 21-year-old centre/out-half and 26-year-old scrum-half to next season’s squad.
The Connacht championship opening round tie takes place in Gaelic Park next Sunday evening.
# connacht - Wednesday 30 April, 2014
Aidan O’Shea reckons cost should not come into the debate over whether New York’s involvement is worthwhile.
# connacht - Tuesday 29 April, 2014
The province has announced a lengthy list of players set to leave at the end of the season.
# connacht - Saturday 19 April, 2014
We went minute-by-minute as the champions of Connacht took on the Rebels for the right to take part in the All-Ireland under 21 final.