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Munster Rugby’s United Rugby Championship Fixtures Confirmed

27th August 2021 By The Editor

Munster v Sharks - Thomond Park will host Munster

Thomond Park will host Munster's opening two games of the United Rugby Championship. Inpho

Munster Rugby’s fixtures for the 2021/22 United Rugby Championship have been confirmed.

Scroll down to see all of Munster’s fixtures.

The province kick off the season with a first-ever fixture against the Cell C Sharks at Thomond Park on Saturday, September 25, at 7.35pm.

The following Saturday, Munster host more first-time opposition as the DHL Stormers visit Limerick.

Johann van Graan’s side face Connacht in the season’s first Interpro derby in Round 4 on Saturday, October 16.

A trip to South Africa awaits later this year as Munster face the Vodacom Bulls and the Emirates Lions on Saturday, November 27, and Saturday, December 4, respectively.

December will be a hectic month as the province return from South Africa and will go straight into two rounds of Champions Cup action before facing Leinster at Thomond Park on St Stephen’s Day.

Munster visit Connacht and host Ulster early in the New Year.

All 18 of Munster’s 2021/22 United Rugby Championship fixtures are listed below with venues and kick-off times for the final eight rounds to be confirmed by the URC in due course.

See full details of the United Rugby Championship season schedule here.

Munster’s United Rugby Championship Fixtures

Irish kick-off times

Round 1: Sat, Sep 25

Munster v Cell C Sharks, Thomond Park, 7.35pm;

Round 2: Sat, Oct 2

Munster v DHL Stormers, Thomond Park, 7.35pm;

Round 3: Sun, Oct 10

Scarlets v Munster, 2pm;

Round 4: Sat, Oct 16

Munster v Connacht, Thomond Park, 7.35pm;

Round 5: Sat, Oct 23

Ospreys v Munster, 7.35pm;

Round 6: Sat, Nov 27

Vodacom Bulls v Munster, 5.45pm;

Round 7: Sat, Dec 4

Emirates Lions v Munster, 3.30pm;

Round 8: Sun, Dec 26

Munster v Leinster, Thomond Park, 7.35pm;

Round 9: Sat, Jan 1

Connacht v Munster, 5.15pm

Round 10: Sat, Jan 8

Munster v Ulster, Thomond Park, 7.35pm;

Round 11: W/E Jan 29

Zebre v Munster

Round 12: W/E Feb 19

Munster v Edinburgh

Round 13: W/E Mar 5

Munster v Dragons

Round 14: W/E Mar 26

Munster v Benetton

Round 15: W/E Apr 2

Leinster v Munster

Round 16: W/E Apr 23

Ulster v Munster

Round 17: W/E April 30

Munster v Cardiff

Round 18: W/E May 21

Glasgow v Munster


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