Why is West suddenly best? Connacht’s season in numbers

After an unprecedented rise to the top this season, Jamie Concannon looks at what is clicking over in Connacht under Pat Lam


A nation expects

Rugby World Cup 2015 began today with hosts England facing Fiji, Irish eyes however will be keenly waiting on Saturdays matches as Ireland get their Pool D campaign under way against Canada at the Millennium Stadium. Never in an Irish team’s history has there been as much expected as there is with Joe Schmidt and…