9 Dec, 19:48
Munster are delighted to announce the signing of highly-rated Cardiff Blues utility forward Robin Copeland.
Top seed Cornish Pirates were ruled out as opposition after both sides met in the pool stages.
The quarter finals will take place on the weekend of Jan. 20th.
2011/12 British and Irish Cup Quarter Finals:
Cornish Pirates v Nottingham Rugby
Ulster Ravens v Munster A
Leinser A v Pontypridd
Cross Keys v Llanelli
Quarter-Final qualification process
5.2.2 - The six pool winners shall be ranked 1-6 and the runners-up shall then be ranked 7-12, in each case based on their playing record in the pool Stages using 5.2.1 (a)-(j). Those teams ranked 1-8 shall proceed to the quarter-finals.
5.3.3 - The draw for the quarter-final matches shall be made from the teams ranked 1-8 as set out in regulation 5.2.2. Those teams ranked 1-4 in accordance with 5.2.2 will have the home advantage. The draw will be organised by the Committee and will ensure that there are no fixtures that replicate the pool matches.