Munster reach the knock-out stages of Europe once again and this time face Toulon in Marseille in their seventh Heineken Cup semi final. The French side win 24-16 and went on to win the competition. The province also reached the semi final of the RaboDirect PRO12 and disappointingly suffered a..Read more
The province reach the Heineken Cup semi final stage for the sixth time in the competition’s history and are knocked out by Clermont Auvergne in a thrilling 16-10 encounter at Stade de la Mosson in Montpellier. The game was to be Ronan O’Gara’s last outing in a Munster jersey as..Read more
New ground is broken when the province under took a three match tour of Romania.
The Australians are defeated for the second time following a vintage performance from Tony Ward at Musgrave Park.
Munster 12 New Zealand 0 – enough said.
Argentina are held to a draw following a tempestuous match in Limerick – the following autumn a last minute penalty goal by full back Trevor Morris snatches a dramatic 3-3 draw for New Zealand at Musgrave Park.
Success at last – Tom Kiernan leads Munster to an 11-8 victory over Australia at Musgrave Park – in doing so they became the first Irish province to defeat a major touring team.
Munster line out against New Zealand in Thomond Park and are defeated 6-3 by the touring side.
A late scoring burst fails to save Canada as they go under to a determined home side at Musgrave Park.
The spoils are shared with Australia on the first visit of the Wallabies to Limerick.
More heart break as a hotly disputed try enables South Africa to gain the verdict at Thomond Park.
An injury time try gives Australia victory over Munster by the narrowest of margins at the Mardyke in Cork.
Munster played their first ever match at Thomond Park and celebrate the occasion with victory over Leinster.
Played host to Dave Gallagher’s New Zealand All-Blacks. Known as the Originals as they were the first New Zealand team to tour this part of the world. The match was played at the Markets Field, Limerick and ended with the tourists running out winners by a big margin.
Munster Branch founded. The province defeats Leinster at the fourth time of asking and as a result are granted a position on the Irish selection committee.