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2dESPN Staff

Quickfire Racing stun Munster to reach final

Racing 92 scored three tries in the opening 22 minutes to stun Munster and set up a 27-22 victory that secured their place in the Champions Cup final.

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3dMartyn Thomas

Racing united in bid to create European history

Donnacha Ryan faces his former Munster teammates with Racing on Sunday but he won't let sentimentality get in the way of his side's quest for a first Champions Cup title.

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5dESPN Staff

Weekend predictions: Champions, Challenge Cups

Following six months of intense continental competition the protagonists have been whittled down to just four teams in both the Champions and Challenge Cups.

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8d

Weekend review: Player of the weekend, flop & more

It is all about the playoffs as the Aviva Premiership, PRO14 and Top 14 edged even closer to the finish flag. The Champions Cup and Challenge Cup may take centre stage this week but there is still plenty at stake after the latest round of games.

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11dESPN Staff

Murray monster kick seals win for Munster

Conor Murray came off the bench to score a try to keep Munster in touch at halftime and then landed a monster penalty from inside his own half to give the Irish province a 19-17 victory over Cheetahs in the PRO14 in South Africa.

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15d

Weekend review: Player of the weekend, flop & more

It is now or never for many teams across European rugby's domestic competitions as teams battle it out for relegation and playoff positions in the Aviva Premiership, PRO14 and the French Top 14.

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18dPA Sport

Munster seal place in PRO14 final series

Munster sealed their place in the PRO14 Final Series with a 39-22 win against Southern Kings in their first visit to South Africa.

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19dESPN Staff

O'Brien: I won't be shouting for Munster

Despite a possible European Rugby Champions Cup final meeting with Munster, Leinster and Ireland backrow Sean O'Brien won't be cheering for Munster in their semifinal clash with French Top 14 giants Racing 92 in two weeks.

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24dESPN Staff

Conway magic sees Munster past Toulon

Two remarkable, contrasting tries from Conor Murray and Andrew Conway ensured Munster edged to a 20-19 victory against Toulon and into the Champions Cup semifinals.

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26dESPN Staff

Weekend predictions: Champions, Challenge Cups

ESPN's experts predict which teams are set for a big weekend, which players will shine and where your attention should be trained across all of the quarterfinals.

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31dESPN Staff

Munster's Earls to miss clash with Toulon

Ireland and Munster Six Nations Grand Slam winning winger Keith Earls will miss the province's Champions Cup through injury.

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56dESPN Staff

Ireland's Farrell set to miss rest of Six Nations

Ireland's Chris Farrell is expected to miss the remainder of the Six Nations after suffering a knee injury in training, the Irish Rugby Football Union has announced.

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60dPA Sport

Munster beat Glasgow, edge towards playoff

Munster defeated Glasgow 21-10 in their PRO14 Conference A top-of-the-table clash at a sold-out Irish Independent Park to boost their play-off hopes.

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66dPA Sport

Impressive Cardiff secure Munster win

Cardiff produced an impressive display to post a 25-18 Guinness PRO14 victory over Munster on Saturday evening.

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73dPA Sport

Keatley guides Munster past Zebre

Ian Keatley came off the bench to steer Munster to a 33-5 PRO14 bonus-point win over Michael Bradley's Zebre at Thomond Park on Saturday evening.

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89dNick Bewley

O'Gara: 6N title race between Ireland, England

Former Ireland international Ronan O'Gara believes this year's Six Nations will be a two-horse race between title holders England and his in-form countrymen.

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93d

European review: Player of the week, flop & more

After a weekend of rugby that required all your fingers, toes and a calculator, the quarterfinal line-ups in both the Champions Cup and the Challenge Cup have been finalised.

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93dPA Sport

Munster thrash sorry Castres to progress

Munster reached the Champions Cup knockout stages for a record 17th time with a runaway 48-3 bonus-point victory over Castres at Thomond Park.

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100dPA Sport

Machenaud kicks Munster into submission

An immense kicking display by Racing 92 skipper Maxime Machenaud, including two penalties in the closing four minutes, snatched victory from Munster to leave Pool 4 in the Champions Cup wide open.

2018 RankingsEuropean Rugby Champions Cup

  • MUNST5th
    TRIES SCORED 1st Saracens : 24 Tries Scored
    SARAC1st
    18
    24
  • MUNST2nd
    POINTS DIFFERENCE 1st Leinster : 83 Points Difference
    LEINS1st
    80
    83