Chiefs Sclap the Westerners


Connacht 24 Exeter Chiefs 33 Attendance 5,088

A Year Of Change For Connacht


Coming into 2014, Connacht were at an all too familiar point. They had just lost Mike McCarthy, their only Ireland international, before the new season began; an all too familiar scenario for Connacht fans, who had watched Sean Cronin, Fionn Carr and Ian Keatley leave to join their Irish rivals in recent years.

Edinburgh Blow Westerners Away


Connacht 13 Edinburgh 16 Attendance 5267 Oíche Na Gaoithe Móire was an enormous storm that wreaked havoc and destruction on the island of Ireland on the 6th January 1839. Almost 176 years later, to the day, a terrible gale howled at the Sportsground and Edinburgh inflicted a defeat that might well cause as much damage […]

Connacht aiming to keep home streak going against Edinburgh

Connacht look to maintain unbeaten home record

Friday night sees 6th take on 8th as Connacht welcome Edinburgh to the Sportsground in round 13 of the Guinness Pro 12. The mid-table clash looks set to be an entertaining one, as both teams will be buoyed by recent high-profile scalps in the previous round of matches writes Ross Cannon.

Match Report: Connacht v Munster


  Connacht 24 Munster 16 Attendance 7745 On a dreadful night, Connacht espoused maturity and real grit to earn their first win over the Reds since 2008.