Tries from Danny Barnes, Simon Zebo and Luke O'Dea plus a penalty try gave Munster a 34-17 victory over Edinburgh in the RaboDiect PRO12 game at Thomond Park Stadium
They led 13-5 at half time but then dominated a second half that saw two Edinburgh players yellow carded, Munster awarded a penalty try in the 59th minute that sealed the outcome before Luke O'Dea
crowned an impressive debut with the bonus point try.
Munster: D Hurley; L O’Dea, W Chambers, D Barnes, S Zebo; I Keatley, T O’Leary; M Horan, D Fogarty, S Archer; D O’Callaghan, M O’Driscoll capt; B Holland, T O’Donnell, P Butler. Replacements: S Henry, J Ryan, J Hayes, I Nagle, J Coughlan, D Williams, T Gleeson, S Deasy.
Edinburgh: C Paterson; S Visser, J Thompson, J King, T Brown; P Godman, M Blair; K Traynor, S Lawrie capt, J Gilding; S Cox, S Turnbull; N Talei, R Rennie, S McInally. Replacements: A Kelly, R Hislop, L Niven, E Lozada, R Grant, G Laidlaw, H Leonard, G Hunter.