Mike Mullins scored two of Munster's four tries, followed by Mossie Lawlor and Paul O'Connell, who will be very happy with the way he played tonight. The remainder of Munsters 13 points were scored by Ronan O'Gara. Connacht' s sole scorer was Mark McHugh with an early penalty.
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Munster 33: Tries: Mike Mullins (2), Mossie Lawlor, Paul O'Connell. Cons: Ronan O'Gara (2) Pens: Ronan O'Gara (3)
Connacht 3: Pens: Mark McHugh
Killian Keane, Colm McMahon, Mike Mullins, Jason Holland, Mossie Lawler, Ronan O'Gara, Peter Stringer; Marcus Horan, Frank Sheahan, John Hayes; Paul O'Connell, Donncha O'Callaghan, Jim Williams, Alan Quinlan, Anthony Foley.
Replacements: Simon Kerr, James Blaney, Mick O'Driscoll, Dominic Malone, Mike Prendergast and Conor Mahony, Denis Leamy
M. McHugh; G. Duffy; D. Yapp; S. Moore (capt.); T. Robinson; E. Elwood; C. Keane; R. McCormack; M. Uijs; P. Bracken; D. Browne; R. Frost; P. Neville; J. O'Sullivan; J. O'Connor.
Replacements: F. Boiroux; J. Flannery; M. Swift; E. Peters; E. Reddan; J. Norton; W. Munn.