10 Dec, 12:23
Ireland's John Lacey will referee his first ever RBS 6 Nations match in February, while Alain Rolland is also included in the Elite Panel in what is his last season.
At a packed Musgrave Park, the Jim Williams inspired home side earned a bonus point thanks to a 38-27 win over Swansea. After a superb first half performance, Munster led 19-3, their try coming from Mossie Lawlor with Jeremy Staunton kicking the rest of the points. Dominic Crotty scored two second half tries and Mike Prendergast scored their fourth to earn the bonus point.
In Ravenhill, Ulster got their challenge for a place in the knock-out stages back on track with a gutsy 17-13 win over Neath.