Steff Evans bagged a brace of tries as the Scarlets claimed a 43-8 win against the Cheetahs in Llanelli to book a place in the Pro14 semi-finals. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Munster beat Edinburgh 20-16 in Limerick to advance to the semi-finals of the Pro14.
MARIETTE ADAMS looks ahead to the Pro14 semi-final qualifiers between the Cheetahs and Scarlets in Llanelli and Munster and Edinburgh in Limerick.
Ulster flank Robbie Diack will return to South Africa after spending the last decade at the club. Diack made 16 appearances for the Stormers in Super Rugby, before joining Ulster in 2008, and became the first player born outside of Ulster to make 200 appearances for the club. The 32-year old won two caps for Ireland during their 2014 tour of… Read more →
Munster drew 24-24 with Ulster, while there were Pro14 wins for the Cheetahs, Scarlets, Ospreys, Connacht, Zebre and Edinburgh. In the final round of the regular season, hosts Munster came back from a 24-14 half-time deficit, with flyhalf JJ Hanrahan kicking a 68th-minute penalty to level the scores. Munster scored their first try in the second minute of the match… Read more →
Niel Marais contributed 14 points as the Cheetahs beat the Kings 29-20 in Port Elizabeth on Saturday to book their place in the semi-final qualifiers of the Pro14. MARIETTE ADAMS reports. The result settles the race for the third and final qualifier spot in Conference A, with the Cheetahs joining the Glasgow Warriors and Munster in the playoffs at the… Read more →
Munster flank Chris Cloete is set to miss the rest of the European season after breaking his arm in his side’s 21-10 Pro14 win against Edinburgh on Saturday.
Stormers boss Robbie Fleck has reportedly been in talks with the Ospreys about becoming their head coach.
Munster beat runaway Conference A leaders the Glasgow Warriors 21-10, while there were also wins for the Scarlets, Ospreys, Connacht, Leinster, Edinburgh and Cardiff in the Pro14.
The Cheetahs conceded a 78th-minute try to slump to a 27-26 loss to the Ospreys in Swansea on Saturday.