17 Jun, 19:25
Ireland pulled clear of hosts Canada with four tries in the closing half hour as they earned a 40-14 victory at the BMO Stadium on Saturday night. Check out some photos from the Toronto tussle.
"Our partnership allows us to educate people on the benefits of good gut health and strengthening the body's natural defences, as we will be able to take our product out into community and promote its consumption as part of a healthy active lifestyle."
Speaking on behalf of Connacht Rugby, Commercial and Marketing Manager Fiona Keys stated "We are very happy to be working with Yakult. This is an innovative brand who invest considerable resources in health and well-being and looking at improving the health of Irish people.
"We feel confident that this relationship will help take both ourselves and Yakult to new levels in the forthcoming season."
Yakult has been operating in Ireland for five years, proving itself to be a popular choice in the increasingly growing, health conscious market.
The product is scientifically proven to aid digestion and improve overall health.
Yakult would like to wish Connacht Rugby continued success in all domestic, national and international competitions for the coming year.