Canonising Popes

Canonising Popes

They’re canonising two Popes tomorrow, which is fine by me as long as it doesn’t interfere with the Munster-Toulon match. As far as I’m concerned, Catholics can call dead people [...]

Munster 38 -- Edinburgh 6

Munster 38 — Edinburgh 6

After an initial 15 minutes of uncertainty, Munster locked it down, taking command of the game and dismissing Edinburgh’s challenge in short order. It was a game of burly front-row [...]

Clermont 16 -- Munster 10

Clermont 16 — Munster 10

I thought Munster would do it. Really, I did.  The Clermont boys looked rattled going in after the first half and with good reason, since their lead looked nothing like [...]

Munster 15 - Saracens 9

Munster 15 – Saracens 9

It isn’t often you see a referee booed off the field by the winning supporters, but that’s what happened last night at Thomond Park, and while I’m personally not a [...]

Easter Weekend

Easter Weekend

What a fun weekend it’s been so far, celebrating the resurrection myth.  Yesterday, we all went up Lough Derg on boats, with buckets of ice-cold beer, cases of wine and [...]

Munster vs Castres

Munster vs Castres

Right.  All out to Thomond Park tomorrow for the Munster – Castres game.  A win there would secure qualification for the play-offs but needless to say, we won’t be so [...]