Greene King IPA Championship newcomers Doncaster Knights are the only team to boast a perfect record - 10 points from a possible 10 - after the opening two weekends of action in the British & Irish Cup.
Munster's historic 12-0 victory over New Zealand in 1978 is retold in a new Guinness ad campaign, which will air on Irish TV for the first time on Wednesday, November 5, ahead of Ireland's opening GUINNESS Series fixture.
Munster winger Simon Zebo says the province will have to recapture their best form if they are to overcome Saracens in round 2 of the European Champions Cup and maintain their winning start to the tournament.
As he reflected on his first European victory as Munster head coach, Anthony Foley discussed the crucial contribution of Ian Keatley and the calm and measured changes that saw his side emerge as a different force for the second 40 minutes against Sale Sharks.
Munster opened the European Champions Cup with a dramatic one-point win away to Sale Sharks, with Ian Keatley notching the decisive drop goal in injury-time. Check out some photos of the Pool 1 opener.
Head coach Anthony Foley has named his first European matchday squad as Munster begin their inaugural European Champions Cup campaign away to Sale Sharks at the AJ Bell Stadium on Saturday (kick-off 1pm).
After meeting with the specialist in London earlier this week, it has been confirmed that Munster and Ireland hooker Damien Varley requires further treatment on his left foot, and is scheduled to undergo surgery next week.
Head coach Mick O'Driscoll has made four personnel changes from last weekend's British & Irish Cup opener as Munster 'A' travel to Worcester Warriors for round 2 of the competition on Saturday (Sixways Stadium, kick-off 3pm).
Bristol set a new attendance record for a British & Irish Cup match with a crowd of 7,640 turning up at Ashton Gate last Sunday to see the Greene King IPA Championship pacesetters maintain their winning start to the season with a 50-34 victory over Connacht Eagles.
Munster have two away trips to negotiate this weekend, with Anthony Foley's seniors visiting Sale Sharks in the European Champions Cup and the Mick O'Driscoll-coached 'A' team facing Worcester Warriors in the British & Irish Cup. Check out photos of the province's latest training session.
Following a weekend where 45 players represented Munster in either GUINNESS PRO12 or British & Irish Cup action, competition remains high for inclusion in the Champions Cup matchday squad, away to Sale Sharks on Saturday.
As part of eight changes from last weekend's starting line-up, Munster head coach Anthony Foley has promoted the returning Peter O'Mahony to the team to face the Scarlets at Thomond Park on Friday (kick-off 7.35pm).