Once again this year, a Munster A/Development side will take on Ireland U20s over the festive period with a wealth of emerging talent from both the provincial and international scenes in line to see some game time.
Munster v Maori All Blacks involvement, Ireland U20, Ireland 7s, B&I Cup, injury update and more. Elite Player Development Officer Colm McMahon discusses the past month's happenings in the Greencore Munster Rugby Academy.
British & Irish Cup have this afternoon confirmed that the round 2 fixture between Doncaster Knights and Munster A at Castle Park, originally scheduled for Saturday 22 October 2016, has been rescheduled to Saturday 7 January 2017, kick-off 2.30pm.
Despite an excellent start that saw Munster A bag the opening try of the game, London Welsh ultimately made their greater experience and physicality tell in defeating Peter Malone's charges 15-30 in the opening round of the British and Irish Cup at Midleton RFC this afternoon.
A strong side has been named for Munster A's British and Irish Cup opener against London Welsh at Midleton RFC tomorrow with Head Coach Peter Malone including the likes of captain Cian Bohane, Tomás O'Leary and Andrew Conway alongside a wealth of emerging provincial talent.
Munster A Head Coach Peter Malone looks ahead to this season's British and Irish Cup, plus we have all the ticket and matchday information you need for the province's campaign opener against London Welsh at Midleton RFC this Saturday - ko 2.30pm.
Elite Player Development Officer Greig Oliver on strong Academy representation in this season's Champions Cup squad, the upcoming British and Irish Cup clashes and good news on the injury front for Greg O'Shea and Bill Johnston.
Colm McMahon has made three changes to the combined Munster U20 and Development side, sponsored by Bank of Ireland, for their clash against Leinster in Donnybrook tomorrow night (Friday, September 16, 7pm).