Match Centre

Full Time

35 - 14

  • United Rugby Championship

  • Sat 16 Apr 2016

  • The Sportsground

3
  • Adeolokun 36'

  • Adeolokun 54'

  • Bealham 65'

Tries

2
  • Zebo 10'

  • Sherry 23'

3
  • O'Leary 8'

  • O'Leary 18'

  • O'Leary 80+1'

Penalties

0
3
  • O'Leary 37'

  • O'Leary 40+2'

  • O'Leary 66'

Conversions

2
  • Holland 11'

  • Holland 24'

0

Yellow Cards

2
  • Cronin 32'

  • Holland 40'

Robbie

Henshaw

15

Simon

Zebo

Niyi

Adeolokun

14

Darren

Sweetnam

Bundee

Aki

13

Francis

Saili

Peter

Robb

12

Rory

Scannell

Matt

Healy

11

Keith

Earls

Shane

O'Leary

10

Johnny

Holland

Kieran

Marmion

9

Conor

Murray

Denis

Buckley

1

James

Cronin

Tom

McCartney

2

Mike

Sherry

Finlay

Bealham

3

Stephen

Archer

Ultan

Dillane

4

Donnacha

Ryan

Aly

Muldowney

5

Billy

Holland

Sean

O'Brien

6

CJ

Stander

Eoin

McKeon

7

Tommy

O'Donnell

John

Muldoon

8

Jack

O'Donoghue

Replacements

Jason

Harris-Wright

16

Niall

Scannell

Ronan

Loughney

17

Dave

Kilcoyne

JP

Cooney

18

John

Ryan

Andrew

Browne

19

Robin

Copeland

James

Connolly

20

Jordan

Coghlan

John

Cooney

21

Tomas

O'Leary

Jack

Carty

22

Ian

Keatley

Fionn

Carr

23

Andrew

Conway

80+1

Shane O'Leary makes no mistake with that penalty goal attempt.

80+1

It's all over! The referee has blown his whistle to end the game.

79

Fabulous play by Connacht has led to Jack Carty being able to wriggle through a gap.

79

John Muldoon has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

68

Sean O'Brien comes off.

79

Trouble here as Robin Copeland breaches the defence.

79

Munster have won 80 rucks so far this game.

76

Francis Saili has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

73

Connacht sub Jack Carty comes onto the field.

73

Peter Robb departs for Connacht.

73

Ronan Loughney comes on for Connacht.

73

Dennis Buckley leaves the field.

73

Jason Harris-Wright comes on.

73

Tom McCartney comes off.

65

A series of passes by Connacht results in a try for Finlay Bealham.

69

Sean O'Brien has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

68

Fionn Carr comes on.

68

Bundee Aki comes off.

68

James Connolly comes on.

68

Connacht have won 100 rucks so far this game.

68

Munster decide to make a substitution, with John Ryan getting some game time.

68

Munster decide to make a substitution, with Stephen Archer being replaced.

68

Munster make a substitution with Jordan Coghlan coming on.

68

Munster make a substitution with Donnacha Ryan coming off.

67

Stephen Archer has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

66

Connacht sub John Cooney comes onto the field.

66

Kieran Marmion departs for Connacht.

66

JP Cooney comes on for Connacht.

66

Finlay Bealham leaves the field.

66

Shane O'Leary adds the two points for Connacht.

66

A gap opened in the defence and Ultan Dillane took full advantage.

66

Spellbinding play by Kieran Marmion is finished off with a try.

66

Ian Keatley comes on.

61

What a tackle there by Sean O'Brien as he saves a certain try!.

64

Tommy O'Donnell has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

63

Andrew Browne comes on.

63

Aly Muldowney comes off.

62

The defensive line has been broken as Bundee Aki goes through the gap.

61

Tom McCartney has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

60

Aly Muldowney has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

60

Eoin McKeon has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

58

Connacht have won 80 rucks so far this game.

57

Munster have won 60 rucks so far this game.

57

Rory Scannell has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

56

CJ Stander has made 10 good tackles so far this game.

56

Robin Copeland comes on.

56

Jack O'Donoghue comes off.

54

Munster decide to make a substitution, with Andrew Conway getting some game time.

54

Munster decide to make a substitution, with Darren Sweetnam being replaced.

54

Munster make a substitution with Dave Kilcoyne coming on.

54

Munster make a substitution with James Cronin coming off.

54

Munster sub Niall Scannell comes onto the field.

54

Mike Sherry departs for Munster.

54

Shane O'Leary has hooked the conversion to the left of the posts.

54

What a run here by Niyi Adeolokun as he gets over the gainline!.

54

Robbie Henshaw played a key part in that try.

54

The kick through from Connacht has allowed Niyi Adeolokun to touch down.

43

Connacht have won 60 rucks so far this game.

41

Munster have won 40 rucks so far this game.

40+1

Connacht put the pressure on with this scrum and it has paid off as they are awarded a penalty try.

40

Dave Kilcoyne leaves the field.

40

The second half is underway.

40+2

Shane O'Leary does the business as his conversion attempt goes over.

40+2

The referee awards a penalty try to Connacht.

40+2

The half-time whistle blows and both teams’ head for the dressing rooms.

40

Billy Holland (Munster) is shown a yellow card.

39

Dave Kilcoyne comes on.

39

Jack O'Donoghue comes off.

37

Bundee Aki makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.

37

That's a great try assist by Finlay Bealham.

37

Shane O'Leary makes no mistake with that conversion attempt.

36

Fabulous play by Connacht has led to Niyi Adeolokun being able to wriggle through a gap.

36

Great hands by Connacht leads to a try for Niyi Adeolokun.

35

Connacht have won 40 rucks so far this game.

32

James Cronin (Munster) is shown a yellow card.

27

Connacht have won 20 rucks so far this game.

25

Trouble here as Bundee Aki breaches the defence.

24

Johnny Holland converts the try.

23

The Munster pack has powered over for Mike Sherry to score the try.

18

Shane O'Leary kicks the penalty.

12

This is dangerous for the defence as Keith Earls bursts through to advance the Munster attack.

11

Johnny Holland has kicked a conversion.

11

Jack O'Donoghue sets up the try.

10

A stunning solo try from Simon Zebo.

10

A gap opened in the defence and Simon Zebo took full advantage.

10

Munster have won 20 rucks so far this game.

8

Shane O'Leary has kicked a penalty goal.

4

The defensive line has been broken as Simon Zebo goes through the gap.

0

We are underway as the referee blows his whistle.

Match Stats

57%

Possession

43%

57%

Territory

43%

Metres

531

294

Carries

134

111

Clean Breaks

11

6

Defenders Beaten

21

21

Passes

229

149

Offloads

5

9

Penalties Conceded

8

15

Turnovers Conceded

11

15

114/135 84%

Tackles won

154/175 88%

10/10 100%

Scrums won

5/6 83%

11/12 92%

Lineouts won

10/10 100%

Action Areas

6.3%

3%

16.5%

12.6%

15.6%

18.4%

19.2%

8.5%

Player Stats

Connacht Rugby

MP

M

C

P

T

MT

TW

TC

DB

LW

TS

PTS

Robbie Henshaw

80

49

14

6

4

3

1

0

3

0

0

0

Niyi Adeolokun

80

52

7

3

3

1

1

0

0

0

2

10

Bundee Aki

68

126

19

14

7

2

0

0

6

0

0

0

Peter Robb

73

15

9

1

7

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

Matt Healy

80

65

8

2

1

1

0

0

2

0

0

0

Shane O'Leary

80

21

3

50

8

0

0

0

1

0

0

15

Kieran Marmion

66

16

1

83

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Denis Buckley

73

0

3

9

3

2

1

0

0

0

0

0

Tom McCartney

73

9

7

4

11

0

0

0

0

11

0

0

Finlay Bealham

66

8

5

3

9

3

0

0

0

0

1

5

Ultan Dillane

80

28

7

2

7

1

0

0

2

0

0

0

Aly Muldowney

63

13

13

9

9

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

Sean O'Brien

68

14

3

4

13

0

2

0

1

0

0

0

Eoin McKeon

80

33

9

11

14

2

0

0

1

0

0

0

John Muldoon

80

18

12

6

9

1

0

0

1

0

0

0

Jason Harris-Wright

7

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Ronan Loughney

7

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

JP Cooney

14

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Andrew Browne

17

0

6

2

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

James Connolly

12

1

2

0

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

John Cooney

14

3

1

16

1

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

Jack Carty

7

50

2

3

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

0

Fionn Carr

12

10

3

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

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