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The "Killer" Blow

Saracens, a top English premiership team coming to Thomond Park with confidence after their bonus point win over Clermont threw down the gauntlet to the Red Army.  2,621 more words

Ian Keatley

Munster Stop Sarries In European Classic


Munster claimed a 14-3 victory over Saracens on Friday night, denying the English side even a losing bonus point to move top of Pool One in the European Rugby Champions Cup. 668 more words

Munster Rugby

Munster Brains, Not Brawn, Will Beat Saracens

Here’s hoping that Munster fans still have some nerves left after last week’s nail-biting finish, because this week’s match-up against the English rugby powerhouse Saracens is likely to be just as close. 618 more words

Munster Rugby

Once a Wasp, now a Sarrie?

There has been a lot of coverage of Wasps’ proposed move to Coventry, much  of it focusing on the potential effect on other West Midlands rugby clubs. 163 more words

Bath Rugby team looking lethal on the pitch

Written by Sam Hall

As full time blew in Bath’s game against Leicester at the Rec it was clear that something was different this season. The ten time champions hadn’t just been beaten, they had been systematically torn apart in a 45-0 whitewash that made even the casual rugby observer take note of how Bath have started the season. 530 more words

Sport

The Champion’s Cup, A Brief Preview

Replacing the Heineken Cup is perhaps a challenging request. Europe’s elite competition was well-established and clubs spent their seasons striving to get one of the coveted places. 202 more words

Where are the French Fans?

It is virtually a given that French rugby teams do not travel well. Nonetheless,it still came as a surprise when Saracens announced on Wednesday that their first opponents in the new European Champions Cup on Saturday, Clermont – who were entitled to 20% of the tickets for the 10,000 capacity Allianz Stadium – had only sold 33 tickets to fans. 44 more words