5 Dec, 17:35
The Charity Cup Final between Cashel RFC and Cork Constitution FC will take place on Saturday, 14th December at Musgrave Park (kick-off 2pm).
The side is captained by the 2011/12 Munster Women’s Player of the Year Heather O’Brien and she is joined in the pack by the experienced former Munster and Ireland captain, number 8 Joy Neville.
Niamh Briggs makes a timely return from injury and is one of six UL Bohs representatives in the backline with Tralee’s Laura O’Mahony claiming the final place.
Munster Women: Claire Keohane (UL Bohs); Ashling Hutchins (UL Bohs), Niamh Briggs (UL Bohs), Laura O’Mahony (Tralee), Niamh Kavanagh (UL Bohs); Nicole Fitzgerald (UL Bohs), Louise Costello (UL Bohs); Fiona Hayes (UL Bohs), Chris Fanning (Highfield), Gillian Bourke (UL Bohs); Heather O’Brien Capt. (Highfield), Orlaith Buckley (Highfield); Anna Caplice (UL Bohs), Siobhan Fleming (Tralee), Joy Neville (UL Bohs). Replacements: Leah Barbour (UL Bohs), Kathryn Buggy (Shannon), Karen Casey (Highfield), Ciara Griffin (Young Munster), Clara Bracken (Highfield), Nicola Scully (Highfield), Riona Kennedy (Tralee).
Women’s Interprovincial Fixtures 2012:
Sunday 2nd Dec. Ulster v Munster, Queens University, 1pm
Saturday 8th Dec. Munster v Connacht, Musgrave Park, 2.30pm
Saturday 15th Dec. Leinster v Munster, Ashbourne, 1.30pm