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PRESIDENT’S WELCOME<br />

On the domestic front the news is getting more<br />

positive with the announcement last week<br />

by the government that from next Monday<br />

outdoor training for adults in pods of 15 will be<br />

allowed. Monday June 7 is another milestone,<br />

when matches can commence. While this is<br />

great news we must be mindful that at all times<br />

everyone must adhere to the government<br />

guidelines which could change at any time.<br />

Tonight, we welcome Dan McFarland and his<br />

<strong>Ulster</strong> team to Thomond Park for this Round<br />

2 game of the Rainbow Cup. While everything<br />

possible was done to include the South African<br />

teams in this season’s format, unfortunately it<br />

was not to be. For the moment all we can do<br />

is look forward to the addition of the Bulls, the<br />

Stormers, the Sharks, and the Lions into next<br />

season’s competition.<br />

The last time <strong>Munster</strong> and <strong>Ulster</strong> met was in<br />

early January where <strong>Ulster</strong> claimed a home<br />

win on a 15-10 score line, giving <strong>Munster</strong> added<br />

incentive tonight - not that it is needed in this<br />

mouthwatering interpro game.<br />

Our best wishes to Johann, his coaching team<br />

and the entire squad in tonight’s game.<br />

Congratulations to all our <strong>Munster</strong> players that<br />

were involved in the Women’s Six Nations<br />

series and great to see Eimear Considine and<br />

Dorothy Wall deservedly making the Team of<br />

the Championship.<br />

In other domestic news the Bank of Ireland<br />

<strong>Munster</strong> <strong>Rugby</strong> Summer Camps are back with<br />

22 venues throughout the province. It is open<br />

to boys and girls between the age of 6 and 12<br />

and spaces are limited. No doubt places will sell<br />

out quickly.<br />

All the hard work and effort that everyone put in<br />

over the last 12 months or so will now stand to<br />

us as we prepare to welcome our players back<br />

to activity. We look forward to more lifting of<br />

restrictions in the coming weeks that hopefully<br />

will allow our clubhouses to reopen and we can<br />

get back to some form of normality once again.<br />

In the meantime, stay safe and stay positive.<br />

Once again, our thanks to our main sponsor<br />

Bank of Ireland, our kit supplier adidas and all<br />

our sponsors for their continued support.<br />

To the brave and faithful nothing is impossible.<br />

Seán McCullough<br />

President <strong>Munster</strong> Branch IRFU<br />

President: Sean McCullough | Vice President: Ger McNamara | Junior Vice President: Michael Carroll<br />

Hon. Secretary: Muiris Mahon| Hon. Treasurer: Tom Kinirons<br />

Chief Executive Officer: Dr. Ian Flanagan | Head Coach: Johann van Graan | Team Manager: Niall O’Donovan<br />

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MUNSTER v ULSTER<br />

RAINBOW CUP ROUND 2 PREVIEW<br />

The Guinness PRO14 Rainbow Cup returns this<br />

evening after a weekend off, with a full schedule of<br />

derby fixtures spread across three days.<br />

<strong>Ulster</strong> will be keen to bounce back from their recent<br />

defeats while <strong>Munster</strong> hope to build on a big win<br />

over Leinster two weeks ago.<br />

<strong>Ulster</strong> have not suffered three first-team losses<br />

on the bounce since 2018, but they hold a positive<br />

record over the PRO14 runners-up, having lost just<br />

two of the last seven meetings.<br />

That said, their most recent success in Limerick<br />

was a 19-17 victory in May 2014, while <strong>Munster</strong>’s<br />

only two home defeats this season have come<br />

against PRO14 winners Leinster and Heineken<br />

Champions Cup finalists Toulouse.<br />

Elsewhere tonight, Benetton will be looking to<br />

follow up their shock victory over Glasgow in<br />

Round 1 when they visit Zebre, before the Warriors<br />

welcome Edinburgh for an 1872 Cup decider.<br />

Leinster visit Connacht tomorrow having suffered<br />

defeat to the Westerners when the teams last met<br />

in Dublin in January.<br />

The Welsh derbies round off the weekend, as the<br />

Ospreys visit Parc y Scarlets tomorrow night before<br />

the Dragons take on Cardiff Blues in the capital on<br />

Sunday, with Dean Ryan's men hoping to build on<br />

their own strong start to the competition.<br />

POS TEAM PL W D L PF PA DIFF TF TA TB LB Points<br />

1 Benetton <strong>Rugby</strong> 1 1 0 0 46 19 27 6 3 1 0 5<br />

2 Ospreys 1 1 0 0 36 14 22 6 2 1 0 5<br />

3 Dragons 1 1 0 0 52 32 20 7 5 1 0 5<br />

4 Connacht <strong>Rugby</strong> 1 1 0 0 26 24 2 4 4 1 0 5<br />

5 <strong>Munster</strong> <strong>Rugby</strong> 1 1 0 0 27 3 24 3 0 0 0 4<br />

6 Edinburgh <strong>Rugby</strong> 1 1 0 0 24 18 6 3 2 0 0 4<br />

7 <strong>Ulster</strong> <strong>Rugby</strong> 1 0 0 1 24 26 -2 4 4 1 1 2<br />

8 Zebre <strong>Rugby</strong> 1 0 0 1 18 24 -6 2 3 0 1 1<br />

9 Scarlets 1 0 0 1 32 52 -20 5 7 1 0 1<br />

10 Cardiff Blues 1 0 0 1 14 36 -22 2 6 0 0 0<br />

11 Leinster <strong>Rugby</strong> 1 0 0 1 3 27 -24 0 3 0 0 0<br />

12 Glasgow Warriors 1 0 0 1 19 46 -27 3 6 0 0 0<br />

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HEAD TO HEAD 19 17 2<br />

<strong>Munster</strong> wins<br />

• <strong>Munster</strong>’s two defeats in their last three<br />

matches were against Leinster in the<br />

Guinness PRO14 final and at home to<br />

Toulouse in the Champions Cup.<br />

MATCH FACTS<br />

<strong>Ulster</strong> wins<br />

Draws<br />

• <strong>Ulster</strong> have not been defeated in three<br />

successive first team encounters since 2018<br />

and have not lost back-to-back matches at<br />

Kingspan Stadium since 2010.<br />

• <strong>Munster</strong>’s only other home defeat this<br />

season was to Leinster in Round 9 of the<br />

Guinness PRO14.<br />

• <strong>Ulster</strong> have lost their last two matches<br />

against Connacht in Round 1 of the Guinness<br />

PRO14 Rainbow Cup and at Leicester in the<br />

semi-final of the Challenge Cup.<br />

• <strong>Ulster</strong> have lost just two of their last seven<br />

matches with <strong>Munster</strong>, both of those at<br />

Thomond Park in the Guinness PRO14 in<br />

September 2018 and November 2019.<br />

• <strong>Ulster</strong>’s most recent success in Limerick was<br />

19-17 in May 2014.<br />

Conor Murray<br />

scores against<br />

Leinster two<br />

weeks ago<br />

Dave Shanahan<br />

scores against<br />

Connacht in<br />

Round 1<br />

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THE INSIDE<br />

TRACK<br />

JP FERREIRA<br />

On approaching team selection this weekend…<br />

“We always want to win and we as coaches<br />

want to give the lads game time as well. We<br />

went through the PRO14 with 53 guys that we<br />

used. That mindset hasn’t changed from us as<br />

coaches, we want to give guys game time so<br />

there will be some changes in there, in the lineup<br />

but continuity is a big thing but we try to<br />

keep it as fluid as possible.”<br />

On RG Snyman’s injury…<br />

“It is tough on him and he knows it’s tough on<br />

him as well. I have spoken to him, he is hanging<br />

in there to the best that he can. You know, I think<br />

a guy like Handre Pollard who came back at the<br />

weekend from a similar injury, hasn’t made<br />

it any easier on him and I know they're good<br />

mates as well so that probably got him now as<br />

well. Look, he has got to go through it, he has<br />

got to now just hang in there…rather do it this<br />

way then getting out on the pitch and playing<br />

another seven or nine minutes and getting<br />

injured again so he has got to hang in there. We<br />

are all behind him. If he has to make his return<br />

in a Springbok jumper then so be it. If he has<br />

to make his return in a <strong>Munster</strong> jumper then so<br />

be it. It’s just getting him ready and when he is<br />

ready to go, he knows he can go 110% and not<br />

worrying about that leg of his.”<br />

On playing <strong>Ulster</strong> this evening…<br />

“I think their first half last weekend was<br />

excellent from an <strong>Ulster</strong> point of view. I think<br />

their blueprint is pretty much what they did on<br />

the first 40 minutes, on the weekend against<br />

Leicester. Their kicking game, you pride yourself<br />

in some aspects of it and they’ll have a look at<br />

it. It’s not for me to say to do it or don’t do it but<br />

if they feel it cost them they will probably fix it<br />

this week. We just have to be spot on with what<br />

we want to do.”<br />

On the win over Leinster two weeks ago…<br />

“It gives confidence to the side. The way the<br />

players conducted themselves and we always<br />

knew that this was in us so getting one over<br />

them especially up in the RDS is especially<br />

great. It changes mindsets, it changes personal<br />

goals and it is a turning point and that’s what<br />

we are on about this weekend again. We have<br />

got another opportunity. We have had a week<br />

off and now we have another opportunity to<br />

do exactly the same, so our mindset doesn’t<br />

change, nothing changes. Hopefully that<br />

feeling that they felt two weeks ago, once you<br />

get that feeling its hard to let it go so hopefully<br />

it just stays with the boys and they just keep on<br />

going.”<br />

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DAVE KILCOYNE<br />

On RG’s injury…<br />

“It’s gutting for RG, you know, he has worked<br />

incredibly hard to get to where he is and<br />

you know this is a set back for him but he is<br />

a resilient character. Even seeing around the<br />

place, he will be alright. You know the lads will<br />

rally around him and lift the mood. I’m sure he<br />

will be down for a few days but as I said he is a<br />

resilient character, he will bounce back.”<br />

On his own return from injury…<br />

“Frustrating in the last 12 months. I was getting<br />

a bit of form and then I sparked out against<br />

England and I got back for the Toulouse game, I<br />

was quite happy with that and then the Leinster<br />

game. I was happy and I think I’m building<br />

nicely, that’s how I can empathise with RG. I<br />

was lucky enough I hadn’t as long an injury but<br />

I had a couple of setbacks coming back from<br />

it, and I had gone however many years without<br />

picking up any injury. I had been very lucky to<br />

have very small things. It definitely tests your<br />

resilience and you learn a lot about yourself.<br />

You know you think your back and all of a<br />

sudden something small goes like a calf strain<br />

and you are out for another two or three weeks.<br />

They are just small setbacks but when you<br />

are not used to them you got to change your<br />

mindset and how you deal with it and just keep<br />

using it as windows to grow as a player, target<br />

those windows, when you do get back, hit the<br />

ground running. I was happy that I got back<br />

for the Toulouse game. Personally, obviously<br />

we lost the game, which wasn’t ideal and<br />

then Leinster. It was a great team<br />

performance and always happy to<br />

be part of that.”<br />

great account for ourselves physically. We gave<br />

a blueprint of how you go at teams like Leinster,<br />

you try to go at them physically and disrupt<br />

them and I think it will be a great learning curve<br />

going forward.”<br />

On <strong>Ulster</strong> this evening…<br />

“You know yourself after a big loss like that,<br />

they had such a promising first half and things<br />

didn’t work out for them in the second half.<br />

They are going to be bitterly disappointed but<br />

there is going to be backlash there and Dan is<br />

going to have the lads rightly riled up to make<br />

up for last week so, I think we are in for a very<br />

tough test.”<br />

On the win over Leinster….<br />

“We knew we hadn’t beaten<br />

them in quite a while and we<br />

needed to break that cycle.<br />

That win gave belief to a lot of lads in the<br />

squad that wouldn’t have beaten them before.<br />

I think it was more the performance that was<br />

the best thing about it, but I thought we gave a<br />

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NEWSROUND<br />

CJ BECOMES HONORARY LIMERICK MAN<br />

<strong>Munster</strong> man and Ireland international CJ<br />

Stander was named an Honorary Limerick<br />

Man at the Limerick Person of the Year awards<br />

last week. A resident of Limerick since joining<br />

<strong>Munster</strong> <strong>Rugby</strong> in 2012, Stander had previously<br />

been made an Honorary International<br />

Ambassador for Limerick in 2017. Accepting<br />

the award, CJ said: “It is a big honour for me<br />

and my family. It has been a big, big pleasure<br />

living in a lovely city like Limerick. Thanks to<br />

everyone who made us welcome since day<br />

one and thank you for all the support you have<br />

given me personally and, secondly, as a team<br />

with <strong>Munster</strong>.” Stander has scored 42 tries in<br />

153 <strong>Munster</strong> appearances and will retire at the<br />

end of the season,<br />

returning home to<br />

South Africa. The<br />

31-year-old earned<br />

51 Ireland caps<br />

since making his<br />

international debut<br />

in 2016 and won<br />

<strong>Munster</strong> <strong>Rugby</strong>’s<br />

Player of the Year<br />

award a record<br />

three times. Watch<br />

CJ’s speech from the awards<br />

from the 33-minute mark: HERE<br />

MUNSTER PLAYERS HONOURED<br />

Congratulations to <strong>Munster</strong>’s Eimear<br />

Considine and Dorothy Wall who were named<br />

in the Women’s Six Nations Team of the<br />

Championship last week. This follows the news<br />

that Tadhg Beirne and CJ Stander were named<br />

in the 2021 Guinness Six Nations Team of the<br />

Championship. Beirne was also nominated for<br />

Player of the Tournament.<br />

JJ Hanrahan has been awarded the eir Sport<br />

Try of the Season for the 2020/21 Guinness<br />

PRO14 campaign. The on-air panel from eir<br />

Sport’s rugby coverage selected Hanrahan’s try<br />

which followed some spell-binding off-loading<br />

play against Cardiff Blues during the first-ever<br />

Monday Night <strong>Rugby</strong> game in Round 3. The<br />

<strong>Munster</strong> playmaker kicked off the move<br />

and after three consecutive<br />

off-loads Hanrahan<br />

got his hands on the<br />

ball again to cross<br />

over. Craig Casey,<br />

Rhys Marshall,<br />

Damian de Allende,<br />

Darren Sweetnam,<br />

Rory Scannell and<br />

Hanrahan were all<br />

involved in a brilliant<br />

backline move. Watch<br />

the try HERE<br />

OSBORNE TO JOIN NEXT SEASON<br />

<strong>Munster</strong> have recently announced that 24-yearold<br />

scrum half Rowan Osborne will join the<br />

province at the start of the 2021/22 season on<br />

a one-year contract. The 24-year-old will make<br />

the move from Leinster where he has made 10<br />

appearances in the Guinness PRO14. The Kildare<br />

native secured his path to<br />

professional rugby in 2019<br />

off the back of impressive<br />

performances with his club<br />

side Dublin University in the<br />

All-Ireland League.<br />

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WALL & CONSIDINE<br />

SHINE IN SIX NATIONS<br />

<strong>Munster</strong>’s Dorothy Wall and Eimear Considine were both selected in the Women’s Six Nations<br />

Team Of The Championship following the conclusion of the tournament last week.<br />

The Team of the Championship was selected<br />

by supporters with over 80,000 votes cast on<br />

social media.<br />

Wall scored her first Six Nations try in the<br />

opening round win over Wales while <strong>Munster</strong><br />

co-captain Considine also bagged a brace in the<br />

impressive 45-0 victory. Tipperary native Wall<br />

was on the scoresheet once again as Ireland<br />

clinched third place in the 25-5 win over Italy.<br />

The <strong>Munster</strong> duo were joined in the Team of the<br />

Championship by their international colleagues<br />

Cliodhna Moloney and Beibhinn Parsons.<br />

20-year-old Wall, who is a product of Fethard<br />

& District RFC, was also selected in Maggie<br />

Alphonsi’s Team of the Championship, the<br />

World <strong>Rugby</strong> Hall of Fame inductee selecting<br />

her choice XV earlier in the week.<br />

Ireland finished third in the Women’s Six<br />

Nations after defeating Italy in Dublin in the last<br />

round on April 24, with Amee-Leigh Murphy<br />

Crowe crossing for two tries on her full debut.<br />

Dorothy Wall also scored her second try of the<br />

Championship in that game, having scored in<br />

the 45-0 win over Wales in the opening round.<br />

Eimear Considine also touched down twice in<br />

that game.<br />

Ireland struggled against a dominant France in<br />

Round 2, with France winning 56-15.<br />

The Irish squad for the championship included<br />

<strong>Munster</strong>’s Enya Breen, Eimear Considine, Aoife<br />

Doyle, Emily Lane, Amee Leigh Murphy Crowe,<br />

Ciara Griffin, Chloe Pearse and Dorothy Wall<br />

along with <strong>Munster</strong> natives Laura Sheehan,<br />

Anna Caplice and Leah Lyons who currently<br />

play their club rugby in the UK.<br />

Eimear<br />

Considine<br />

Dorothy Wall<br />

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THE LOWDOWN<br />

THE FORM GUIDE<br />

<strong>Ulster</strong> come into this game on the back of their<br />

Challenge Cup semi-final exit last weekend,<br />

going down 33-24 to Leicester Tigers, despite<br />

leading 17-6 at half-time. <strong>Ulster</strong> scored two<br />

tries in the last quarter, but it wasn't enough as<br />

Leicester ended <strong>Ulster</strong>’s hopes of a place in the<br />

final. <strong>Ulster</strong> had beaten Northampton Saints 35-<br />

27 away from home in a gripping quarter-final<br />

to advance on April 10.<br />

<strong>Ulster</strong> finished second in Conference A of the<br />

Guinness PRO14 this season, 7 points below<br />

Leinster. <strong>Ulster</strong>’s impressive season saw them<br />

win 14 out of 16 PRO14 games and concede 263<br />

points, second behind <strong>Munster</strong>’s 250.<br />

John Cooney is the club’s top’s points scorer this<br />

season with 174 points across all competitions.<br />

Marcell Coetzee is the top try scorer with 9 tries.<br />

There are a couple of familiar faces in the ranks<br />

with former <strong>Munster</strong> players Alby Mathewson<br />

and Bill Johnston both Belfast-based.<br />

THE COACHING TICKET<br />

joining Gregor Townsend’s Glasgow Warriors<br />

in 2015 and going onto assist Townsend with<br />

the national side from 2017. Assistant Coach<br />

Dwayne Peel joined the club in 2017 from<br />

Bristol. A British & Irish Lion’s tourist in 2005,<br />

the former scrum half played 76 times for<br />

Wales, captaining the side at the 2007 <strong>Rugby</strong><br />

World Cup. Former <strong>Ulster</strong>, Ireland and Lions<br />

full-back Jared Payne stepped into the role of<br />

defence coach on his retirement in 2018 due<br />

to injury. Also in 2018, fellow New Zealander<br />

Daniel Soper joined as skills coach. Soper had<br />

a very successful career coaching Ballynahinch<br />

and Banbridge in the AIL and RBAI in the <strong>Ulster</strong><br />

Schools Cups. Forwards coach Roddy Grant<br />

made 138 appearances for Edinburgh before<br />

retiring due to injury in 2015. He coached in<br />

the Scottish <strong>Rugby</strong> Academy before being<br />

appointed Edinburgh’s assistant forwards<br />

coach in 2017. He joined the <strong>Ulster</strong> coaching<br />

team in 2019.<br />

ONE TO WATCH<br />

Position: Fly half/Full back<br />

Age: 22<br />

Born: Belfast<br />

Appearances: 14<br />

Tries: 4<br />

Points: 34<br />

Passes completed: 114<br />

Metres gained: 593<br />

Carries: 112<br />

Defenders beaten: 35<br />

Tackles: 65<br />

Offloads: 4<br />

Former Scotland and Glasgow Warriors<br />

assistant coach Dan McFarland took the reigns<br />

as head coach at <strong>Ulster</strong> ahead of the 2018/19<br />

season. The former Stade Francais and<br />

Connacht prop worked with Michael Bradley,<br />

Eric Elwood and Pat Lam in Connacht before<br />

MICHAEL LOWRY<br />

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STEPHEN ARCHER<br />

Prop<br />

29.01.88<br />

H: 1.88m<br />

W: 120.91kg<br />

Hons: Ire (2 caps)<br />

Hooker<br />

06.08.99<br />

H:1.83m<br />

W: 98kg<br />

Hons: Ire U20<br />

DIARMUID BARRON<br />

TADHG BEIRNE<br />

Lock / Back Row<br />

08.01.92<br />

H: 1.98 m<br />

W: 113.18 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (22 caps)<br />

Flanker<br />

15.02.91<br />

H: 1.76 m<br />

W: 98 kg<br />

Hons: ~<br />

CHRIS CLOETE<br />

Back Row<br />

11.12.1997<br />

H: 1.98m<br />

W: 110kg<br />

Hons: Ire U20<br />

GAVIN COOMBES<br />

JAMES CRONIN<br />

Prop<br />

23.11.90<br />

H: 1.80 m<br />

W: 113 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (3 caps)<br />

Lock / Back Row<br />

03.08.85<br />

H: 1.91 m<br />

W: 111 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (1 cap)<br />

BILLY HOLLAND<br />

DAVE KILCOYNE<br />

Prop<br />

14.12.88<br />

H: 1.83 m<br />

W: 112 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (43 caps)<br />

JEAN KLEYN<br />

Lock<br />

26.08.93<br />

H: 2.03 m<br />

W: 125 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (5 caps)<br />

Prop<br />

06.04.99<br />

H: 1.85m<br />

W: 115kg<br />

Hons: ~<br />

KEYNAN KNOX<br />

Prop<br />

22.07.95<br />

H: 1.85 m<br />

W: 120 kg<br />

Hons: Ire U20<br />

JEREMY LOUGHMAN<br />

Hooker<br />

12.10.92<br />

H: 1.84 m<br />

W: 108 kg<br />

Hons: NZ U20<br />

RHYS MARSHALL<br />

Hooker<br />

16.04.91<br />

H: 1.80 m<br />

W: 107 kg<br />

Hons: Ire U19<br />

KEVIN O’BYRNE<br />

Prop<br />

13.07.95<br />

H: 1.78 m<br />

W: 110 kg<br />

Hons: Ire U20<br />

LIAM O’CONNOR<br />

TOMMY O’DONNELL<br />

Back Row<br />

21.05.87<br />

H: 1.85 m<br />

W: 107 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (12 caps)<br />

JACK O’DONOGHUE<br />

Back Row<br />

08.02.94<br />

H: 1.91 m<br />

W: 107 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (2 caps)<br />

PETER O’MAHONY<br />

Back Row<br />

17.09.89<br />

H: 1.91 m<br />

W: 106 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (75 caps)<br />

Back Row<br />

01.10.98<br />

H: 1.88m<br />

W: 100kg<br />

Hons: Ire U20<br />

JACK O’SULLIVAN<br />

JOHN RYAN<br />

Prop<br />

02.08.88<br />

H: 1.83 m<br />

W: 117 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (23 caps)<br />

Prop<br />

28.10.97<br />

H:1.83m<br />

W: 123.18kg<br />

Hons: USA U20<br />

ROMAN SALANOA<br />

NIALL SCANNELL<br />

Hooker<br />

08.04.92<br />

H: 1.85 m<br />

W: 109 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (20 caps)<br />

RG SNYMAN<br />

Lock<br />

29.01.95<br />

H: 2.06 m<br />

W: 116 kg<br />

Hons: SA (23 caps)<br />

CJ STANDER<br />

Back Row<br />

05.04.90<br />

H: 1.85 m<br />

W: 114 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (51 caps)<br />

Lock<br />

11.12.97<br />

H:1.93 m<br />

W: 111.82 kg<br />

Hons: Ire U20<br />

FINEEN WYCHERLEY<br />

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JOEY CARBERY<br />

Fly Half<br />

01.11.95<br />

H: 1.83 m<br />

W: 85kg<br />

Hons: Ire (22 caps)<br />

Scrum Half<br />

19.04.99<br />

H: 1.65 m<br />

W: 75kg<br />

Hons: Ire (1 cap)<br />

CRAIG CASEY<br />

ANDREW CONWAY<br />

Full Back / Wing<br />

11.07.91<br />

H: 1.80 m<br />

W: 89 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (24 caps)<br />

LIAM COOMBES<br />

Full Back / Wing<br />

01.05.97<br />

H: 1.91m<br />

W: 89 kg<br />

Hons: Ire U20<br />

Scrum Half<br />

08.12.92<br />

H: 1.73 m<br />

W: 83 kg<br />

Hons: Ire Clubs<br />

NEIL CRONIN<br />

Wing / Centre<br />

19.12.96<br />

H: 1.91 m<br />

W: 91 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (1 cap)<br />

SHANE DALY<br />

DAMIAN DE ALLENDE<br />

Centre<br />

25/11/1991<br />

H: 1.91 m<br />

W: 105 kg<br />

Hons: SA (47 caps)<br />

KEITH EARLS<br />

Universal Back<br />

02.10.87<br />

H: 1.78 m<br />

W: 90 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (93 caps)<br />

CHRIS FARRELL<br />

Centre<br />

16.03.93<br />

H: 1.93 m<br />

W: 110 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (14 caps)<br />

Full Back<br />

26.10.96<br />

H:1.85m<br />

W: 95 kg<br />

Hons: Eng U20<br />

MATT GALLAGHER<br />

Centre<br />

10.12.94<br />

H: 1.85 m<br />

W: 100 kg<br />

Hons: Ire U20<br />

DAN GOGGIN<br />

Full Back<br />

28.06.94<br />

H: 1.91 m<br />

W: 93 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (1 cap)<br />

MIKE HALEY<br />

RORY SCANNELL<br />

CALVIN NASH<br />

CONOR MURRAY<br />

ALEX MCHENRY<br />

NICK MCCARTHY<br />

JJ HANRAHAN<br />

Fly Half / Centre<br />

27.07.92<br />

H: 1.83 m<br />

W: 93 kg<br />

Hons: Emerging Ireland<br />

Scrum Half<br />

25.03.95<br />

H: 1.8m<br />

W: 84 kg<br />

Hons: Ire U20<br />

Centre<br />

07.10.97<br />

H: 1.88m<br />

W: 95kg<br />

Hons: Ire U20<br />

Scrum Half<br />

20.04.89<br />

H: 1.88 m<br />

W: 94 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (89 caps)<br />

Wing<br />

08.08.97<br />

H: 1.78 m<br />

W: 90 kg<br />

Hons: Ire U20<br />

Centre<br />

22.12.93<br />

H: 1.80 m<br />

W: 98 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (3 caps)<br />

Wing<br />

05.05.93<br />

H: 1.85 m<br />

W: 95 kg<br />

Hons: Ire (3 caps)<br />

DARREN SWEETNAM<br />

BACKS<br />

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MUNSTER RUGBY<br />

STARTING XV<br />

Dave Kilcoyne Niall Scannell John Ryan<br />

Fineen<br />

Tadhg Beirne<br />

Wycherley<br />

Peter<br />

O'Mahony (C)<br />

Chris Cloete<br />

Gavin Coombes<br />

Conor Murray<br />

JJ Hanrahan<br />

Shane Daly<br />

Rory Scannell<br />

Dan Goggin<br />

Andrew Conway<br />

Mike Haley<br />

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Replacements<br />

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ULSTER RUGBY<br />

STARTING XV<br />

Andrew<br />

Warwick<br />

John Andrew<br />

Tom O'Toole<br />

Alan O'Connor<br />

Iain<br />

Henderson (C)<br />

Jordi Murphy<br />

Marcus Rea<br />

David McCann<br />

Alby Mathewson<br />

Michael Lowry<br />

Ethan McIlroy<br />

Stuart<br />

McCloskey<br />

Will Addison<br />

Rob Lyttle<br />

Jacob Stockdale<br />

MATCH OFFICIALS<br />

Referee: Craig Evans (WRU)<br />

AR1: Seán Gallagher (IRFU)<br />

AR2: Rob O’Sullivan (IRFU)<br />

TMO: Olly Hodges (IRFU)<br />

Replacements<br />

16. Rob Herring 17. Callum Reid 18. Marty Moore 19. Sam Carter 20. Nick Timoney<br />

21. David Shanahan 22. Angus Curtis 23. James Hume<br />

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MUNSTER DUO IN LIONS SQUAD<br />

Congratulations to Conor Murray and Tadhg<br />

Beirne who have been selected for the 2021<br />

British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa.<br />

This will be Conor Murray’s third Lions tour with<br />

Tadhg Beirne becoming a Lions tourist for the<br />

first time.<br />

The British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren<br />

Gatland, named a 37-man squad to tour South<br />

Africa yesterday.<br />

“We believe we’ve picked a squad capable<br />

of winning a Test series in South Africa,” said<br />

Gatland.<br />

“Selecting a Lions squad is never easy and, in<br />

many ways, this has been the most challenging<br />

selection I have been involved in. Over the<br />

course of the last three weeks the coaches and I<br />

have rigorously debated each position. We saw<br />

some outstanding performances in the recent<br />

Six Nations, so competition for places has been<br />

tough with some incredibly tight calls to make.<br />

“However, we are very happy with the squad we<br />

have assembled and look forward to meeting up<br />

in Jersey in just over a month’s time to start our<br />

preparation to take on the World Champions.<br />

We’ve left out some very talented players which<br />

gives an indication to the strength of this squad<br />

and we know how important that stand-by list<br />

will be.<br />

“Being selected for a Lions Tour is the greatest<br />

honour for a British and Irish player and I<br />

congratulate everyone named.”<br />

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Age: 8<br />

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BUMBLEance is an interactive ambulance<br />

service, which was founded by <strong>Munster</strong> couple<br />

Mary and Tony Heffernan from Castlemaine<br />

(Kerry), and prides itself on delivering smiles to<br />

Ireland’s youngest patients.<br />

<strong>Munster</strong> players Damian de Allende, Diarmuid<br />

Barron and Keith Earls supporting BUMBLEance.<br />

<strong>Munster</strong> <strong>Rugby</strong>’s Official Charity Partner BUMBLEance are aiming to raise €250,000 for a new<br />

ambulance, the <strong>Munster</strong> Machine, to help sick children across <strong>Munster</strong>.<br />

The charity have set up a quick and easy<br />

mechanism for people to donate €4, just<br />

text MUNSTER to 50300 to make a simple €4<br />

donation. BUMBLEance will receive a min of<br />

€3.60.<br />

They are currently fundraising for a<br />

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See more ways you can donate and get the<br />

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RUGBY DEVELOPMENT NEWS<br />

RETURN TO RUGBY<br />

The IRFU has issued the following information:<br />

Currently Permitted (ROI)<br />

Underage non-contact outdoor training in<br />

pods of 15<br />

Pitches can reopen but indoor facilities e.g.<br />

“changing rooms, showers, kitchens, meeting<br />

rooms must remain closed apart from essential<br />

toilets.”<br />

From Monday May 10th (ROI)<br />

Outdoor training for adults in pods of a<br />

maximum of 15 people<br />

The IRFU are awaiting official confirmation on<br />

the contact/non-contact status of this training<br />

and will relay this update as soon as this<br />

information is available.<br />

From Monday June 7th (ROI)<br />

Outdoor sports matches can recommence. No<br />

spectators are permitted.<br />

Subject to the public health situation at the time.<br />

As per the #ReadyFor<strong>Rugby</strong> Overview issued<br />

on March 16 2021, all clubs & schools who<br />

wish to play structured contact rugby will need<br />

to undergo a minimum of 4 weeks of contact<br />

readiness training.<br />

Further Updates<br />

The IRFU and provinces will continue to relay<br />

all updates to public health measures. Updated<br />

versions of the #ReadyFor<strong>Rugby</strong> Overview and<br />

the IRFU <strong>Rugby</strong> Participation Roadmap 2021/22<br />

will also be issued in due course.<br />

Public Health Advice<br />

The easing of these restrictions has been<br />

brought about by the commitment and<br />

continued perseverance of people in mitigating<br />

the risk of COVID-19. <strong>Rugby</strong> communities are<br />

urged to maintain vigilance and continue to<br />

abide by all public health measures in place.<br />

Clubs and schools must ensure their COVID-19<br />

Health & Safety Plan is up to date before<br />

resuming any rugby activity.<br />

#ReadyFor<strong>Rugby</strong> Support Webinars<br />

The IRFU and provinces are continuing to offer<br />

guidance to clubs as they reopen their gates<br />

and resume activity. Click here for a list of<br />

upcoming #ReadyFor<strong>Rugby</strong> Support Webinars<br />

Waterford City U14s were back at<br />

training last week<br />

Ballina-Killaloe U16s and U18s in<br />

action last week<br />

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DOLPHIN RFC LAUNCH<br />

WOMEN’S & GIRLS PROGRAMME<br />

#MARchAroundTheWorld<br />

Cork City-based Dolphin RFC recently<br />

launched a women and girls rugby programme<br />

ahead of the 2021/2022 season. The club have<br />

created a Women’s Committee which is led<br />

by Chairperson Jane O’Leary and they are<br />

currently recruiting players at all levels ahead<br />

of the new season.<br />

Dolphin Women’s Committee chairperson<br />

O’Leary hopes that when government<br />

restrictions allow, they will be able to run<br />

different programmes in the summer to get<br />

girls and women interested in the sport.<br />

“That’s where we feel having tag/touch, Give It<br />

A Try during the summer and working on our<br />

own little plans to get it started basically. We<br />

now have this in the pipeline and we’re all guns<br />

blazing now. We want to make a complete and<br />

utter 100% success of it. “<br />

The <strong>Munster</strong> Association of Referees (MAR)<br />

recently launched the #MARchAroundTheWorld<br />

challenge which encourages everyone to keep<br />

active for the remainder of the year by walking,<br />

running or hiking. The challenge consists of a<br />

‘virtual’ march around the world taking in some<br />

of rugby’s most famous stadiums. The aim is to<br />

have over 45,000 km travelled by the end of 2021.<br />

To participate, you will need to log your walks,<br />

runs or hikes using the Strava and Challenge<br />

Hound apps.<br />

What are we doing?<br />

As a team, we hope to complete this challenge<br />

by walking or running 45,534.21km, by midnight<br />

December 31, 2021.<br />

Where are we going?<br />

Our virtual route will take us to some of our<br />

favourite rugby grounds. Beginning and ending<br />

in Thomond Park, we will also be travelling to<br />

the famous venues of the Six Nations and <strong>Rugby</strong><br />

Championship. The route is: Thomond Park-<br />

Aviva Stadium-Murrayfield Stadium-Principality<br />

Stadium-Twickenham Stadium-Stade de France-<br />

Stadio Olimpico-Elis Park-HBF Park-Eden Park-<br />

Estadio Jose Amalfitani-Thomond Park<br />

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IRELAND U20s<br />

TALENT CAMP<br />

Ireland U20 Head Coach Richie Murphy got his tenure underway with a talent camp of 38<br />

players predominantly from the National Talent Squad (NTS) and Provincial Talent Squad (PTS)<br />

programmes.<br />

The two-day camp held at the IRFU’s High-<br />

Performance Centre in west Dublin required<br />

all participants to undergo PCR testing before<br />

being cleared to attend and involved two onfield<br />

sessions as well as a trial game.<br />

The PwC sponsored Ireland U20s are<br />

commencing preparations ahead of<br />

the rescheduled 2021 U20 Six Nations<br />

Championships which will take place across<br />

June and July.<br />

Richie Murphy, Ireland U20 head coach,<br />

commented, “I’m delighted about the new role.<br />

It's been a really interesting couple of weeks.<br />

Over the last two weeks, we have been really<br />

trying to build this squad that have come in<br />

for this camp. It's been really interesting to get<br />

around and talk to a lot of people and try to<br />

build our coaching team on the back of that and<br />

we feel like now we are in a good place to go<br />

forward.<br />

“A lot of these guys would be in the National<br />

Talent Squads, some of them would be in the<br />

Provincial Talent Squads and some of them<br />

would be club players. So a lot of these guys<br />

haven’t had a lot of involvement in rugby over<br />

the last while due to the COVID situation so it<br />

was good to get in touch with them, bring them<br />

in and see how enthusiastic and how hard they<br />

worked and obviously they are looking for<br />

another opportunity and try to wear a green<br />

jersey for the Irish U20s.”<br />

Harry<br />

O'Riordan<br />

MUNSTER PLAYERS IN ATTENDANCE<br />

Ethan Coughlan (Shannon RFC)<br />

NTS<br />

Jack Delaney (Garryowen FC) <strong>Munster</strong> PTS<br />

Mark Donnelly (Garryowen FC) NTS<br />

John Forde (Cork Constitution FC) <strong>Munster</strong> PTS<br />

Jack Kelleher (UCC RFC) <strong>Munster</strong> PTS<br />

Aaron Leahy (CBC) NTS<br />

Conor Moloney (Ennis RFC)<br />

NTS<br />

Daniel Okeke (Shannon RFC) NTS<br />

Harry Riordan (UCC RFC) <strong>Munster</strong> PTS<br />

Jamie Shanahan (Garryowen FC) <strong>Munster</strong> PTS<br />

Jay Traynor (UL Bohemians RFC) <strong>Munster</strong> PTS<br />

Cian Whooley (UCC RFC) <strong>Munster</strong> PTS<br />

Daniel<br />

Okeke<br />

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The ongoing impact of Covid-19 means that there<br />

will be some changes to how our Summer Camps<br />

will operate this year. Our key focus however<br />

remains to provide a safe and fun environment<br />

for children and coaches alike. Please note that<br />

places are limited.<br />

After booking your child’s place you will be<br />

emailed an Information Pack outlining all relevant<br />

details and procedures for attending your camp,<br />

including Covid-19 protocols.<br />

• Camp places are available for boys and girls<br />

from 6 years old to 12 years old.<br />

• Each camp takes place over one week (Monday<br />

through to Friday inclusive) between 9:30am<br />

and 1pm.<br />

• The cost is €80 per child.<br />

2021<br />

VENUES & DATES<br />

Week 1: Mon 5-Fri 9 Jul:<br />

Bandon RFC, Ennis RFC, Garryowen<br />

FC<br />

Week 2: Mon 12-Fri 16 Jul:<br />

Highfield RFC, Tralee RFC<br />

Week 3: Mon 19-Fri 23 Jul:<br />

Castleisland RFC, Dungarvan RFC,<br />

Midleton RFC<br />

Week 4: Mon 26-Fri 30 Jul:<br />

Clanwilliam FC, Cobh Pirates RFC,<br />

Killarney RFC<br />

Week 5: Mon 2-Fri 6 Aug:<br />

Bruff RFC, Kanturk RFC, Kinsale RFC<br />

Week 6: Mon 9-Fri 13 Aug:<br />

Ballincollig RFC, Fermoy RFC, W.I.T.<br />

Carriganore<br />

Week 7: Mon 16-Fri 20 Aug:<br />

Coláiste Stiofáin Naofa, Cork;<br />

Nenagh Ormond RFC<br />

Week 8: Mon 23 Aug- Fri 27 Aug:<br />

Muskerry RFC, Old Crescent RFC,<br />

Skibbereen RFC<br />

The Bank of Ireland <strong>Munster</strong> <strong>Rugby</strong> Summer Camps are back for<br />

Summer 2021 with 22 venues throughout the province.<br />

Summer Camps will be offered on a modified<br />

basis and there will be changes to the rugby<br />

activities offered as necessary in accordance with<br />

Government and HSE guidelines at the time of the<br />

camp.<br />

A daily Covid-19 Health Declaration form must be<br />

completed for all attendees.<br />

The Camps will be managed and run by fully<br />

accredited IRFU Mini <strong>Rugby</strong> coaches. All Summer<br />

Camp staff have undertaken the National Garda<br />

Vetting process required to comply with the IRFU<br />

policy regarding recruitment and vetting to work<br />

in age-grade rugby.<br />

To book your preferred venue, you will be asked<br />

to register with Easy Payments Plus to ensure<br />

secure payment. Please click here for more details<br />

or click the button below.<br />

• Each participant will receive an official<br />

Summer Camp Pack comprising an adidas<br />

Summer Camp T-Shirt, draw-string bag and<br />

mouth guard.<br />

All bookings must be completed<br />

online. There will be no walk-in<br />

bookings this year.<br />

For any more information please contact<br />

camps@munsterrugby.ie<br />

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Position: Back row<br />

<strong>Munster</strong> caps: 186<br />

European Appearances: 35<br />

<strong>Munster</strong> tries: 20<br />

Honours: Ireland (13 caps)<br />

“IT HAS BEEN THE<br />

GREATEST HONOUR<br />

AND PRIVILEGE TO<br />

REPRESENT MUNSTER<br />

RUGBY FOR THE<br />

PAST 14 SEASONS.”<br />

Tommy O’Donnell recently announced he will retire from professional rugby at the end of the<br />

season. A one-club man, O’Donnell has made 186 <strong>Munster</strong> appearances since his debut in 2007<br />

and earned 13 caps for Ireland. <strong>Munster</strong> <strong>Rugby</strong>’s Player of the Year in 2013 and Greencore <strong>Munster</strong><br />

<strong>Rugby</strong> Academy Player of the Year in 2009, he also featured in two 6 Nations-winning campaigns<br />

for Ireland. A product of Clanwilliam FC, O’Donnell lined out for UL Bohs in the AIL and made his<br />

<strong>Munster</strong> debut against Scarlets in 2007 as a 20-year-old Academy player. Tommy has been a true<br />

inspiration and incredible role model throughout his career, showing dogged determination to<br />

return from injury setbacks fitter, stronger and hungrier. He led <strong>Munster</strong> to victory in their historic<br />

win over the Maori All Blacks in November 2016 – his first time captaining the side and made his<br />

150th appearance against Racing 92 in 2017. Thank you, Tommy!<br />

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FIXTURES & RESULTS 2020/21<br />

Date Fixture Venue<br />

Sat 3 Oct Scarlets 27-30 <strong>Munster</strong> Parc y Scarlets<br />

Sat 10 Oct <strong>Munster</strong> 25-23 Edinburgh <strong>Rugby</strong> Thomond Park<br />

Mon 26 Oct <strong>Munster</strong> 38 - 27 Cardiff Blues Thomond Park<br />

Sun 1 Nov Dragons 16 - 28 <strong>Munster</strong> Rodney Parade<br />

Sun 15 Nov <strong>Munster</strong> 38-22 Ospreys Thomond Park<br />

Mon 23 Nov Glasgow Warriors 13-27 <strong>Munster</strong> Scotstoun Stadium<br />

Mon 30 Nov <strong>Munster</strong> 52-3 Zebre <strong>Rugby</strong> Club Thomond Park<br />

Sun 13 Dec <strong>Munster</strong> 21-7 Harlequins Thomond Park<br />

Sat 19 Dec Clermont Auvergne 31-39 <strong>Munster</strong> Parc des Sports Marcel Michelin<br />

Sat 02 Jan <strong>Ulster</strong> 15-10 <strong>Munster</strong> Kingspan Stadium<br />

Sat 09 Jan Connacht 10-16 <strong>Munster</strong> The Sportsground<br />

Sat 23 Jan <strong>Munster</strong> 10-13 Leinster Thomond Park<br />

Sat 30 Jan Benetton <strong>Rugby</strong> 16-18 <strong>Munster</strong> Stadio Comunale Monigo<br />

Sat 20 Feb Edinburgh 10-22 <strong>Munster</strong> Murrayfield Stadium<br />

Fri 26 Feb Cardiff Blues 11-20 <strong>Munster</strong> Cardiff Arms Park<br />

Fri 5 Mar <strong>Munster</strong> 20-17 Connacht Thomond Park<br />

Fri 12 Mar <strong>Munster</strong> 28-10 Scarlets Thomond Park<br />

Fri 19 Mar <strong>Munster</strong> 31-17 Benetton <strong>Rugby</strong> Thomond Park<br />

Sat 27 Mar Leinster 16-6 <strong>Munster</strong> The RDS<br />

Sat 3 Apr <strong>Munster</strong> 33-40 Stade Toulousain Thomond Park<br />

Sat 24 Apr Leinster 3-27 <strong>Munster</strong> The RDS<br />

Fri 7 May | 8.15pm <strong>Munster</strong> v <strong>Ulster</strong> Thomond Park<br />

Sat 14 Mar | 6pm <strong>Munster</strong> v Connacht Thomond Park<br />

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