17 May, 13:32
A selection of players from the Daughters of Charity in Munster recently took part in a challenge match at Garryowen Rugby Club.
Head Coach Noel O’Meara has selected his starting XV which sees Idris Rqibi from Skibbereen RFC captaining the side.
Munster XV: Dylan Horgan (Highfield), Eoin O’Carroll (Tralee), Kieran Duggan (Highfield), Mark Dorgan (Highfield), Joe White (Clonakilty), Fionn McGibney (Garryowen), Ronan O’Lahhoran (Ennis), Brendan Quinlan (Clanwilliam), Eoghan Greene (Sunday’s Well), Ben Betts (Young Munster), Aaron Hogan (Youghal), Conor O’Sullivan (Kanturk), Darragh Power (Waterpark), Connell Dodd (Waterpark), Idris Rqibi (Captain), (Skibbereen). Replacements: Stephen Shine (Young Munster), Philip Poilot (Clonakilty), Peter Ryan (Nenagh Ormond RFC), Luke O’Leary (Sunday’s Well), Alex McAuliffe (Bruff), Gareth Molloy (Waterpark), Eathon Moloney (Nenagh Ormond), Cian Tierney (Bruff).
Connacht XV: Cathal Evans (Corinthians), Paddy Glavey (Westport), Conor Lowndes (Galwegians), Finn Stoneman (Galwegians), Harry Hughes (Buccneers), Michael Green (Creggs), Jason Mitchell (Glwegians), Conor Kyne (Galwegians), Pat O’Toole (Westport), Colin Joyce (Corinthians), Aaron Broderick (Corinthians), Rory Murphy (Ballinrobe), Evan Galvin (Buccaneers), Kevin Hastings (Westport), Jack Codyre (Ballinasloe). Replacements: Craig Hansberry (Corinthians), Fintan Murphy (Castlebar), Peter Claffey (Ballinsloe), Fergal Tully (Ballina), Darragh Maher (Monivea), Sean Horan (Ballinasloe), Sean Tobin (Westport), Sean Dempsey (Buccaneers), Sean Doyle (Buccaneers).
Munster U18 Club Fixtures
Munster v Connacht, Sunday, 23rd Sept., Highfield, ko 1.00pm
Ulster v Munster, Saturday, 29th Sept., Ravenhill, ko 1.30pm
Munster v Leinster, Saturday, 6th Oct., venue TBC, ko TBC
Head Coach Noel O'Meara gives a team talk at Thomond Park.