23 Apr 14
Ireland's Rugby Union Players Association (IRUPA) yesterday announced their 2014 award nominations with four Munster players in contention for honours.
With the games against the All Blacks, New Zealand Maori and Australia immediately ahead expect to see the likes of Niall Ronan, Tony Buckley and Sean Cronin included while doubt remains over the fitness of Keith Earls who is recovering from a groin strain.
Ireland (Possible): G Murphy; S Horgan, B O'Driscoll, P Wallace, A Trimble; R O'Gara, P Stringer; M Horan, S Cronin, T Buckley, D Touhy, M O'Driscoll; J Muldoon, N Ronan, C Henry.
Barbarians: P Warwick; D Smith, C Lualala, S Rabeni, C Heymans; B James, P Mignoni; D Barnes, S Brits,C Johnston; J Thion, M O'Kelly; A Quinlan, G Smith, X Rush. Replacements: B August, J White, R So'oialo, M Williams, B Kelleher, J-B Elissalde, F Estebanez or P Sackey.