Updated: Saturday, 19 Apr 2014 20:13 | Comments
Munster outscored Connacht by four tries to three to win 32-23 in an entertaining encounter at The Sportsground.
Munster had built a commanding half-time lead, 27-8, after tries from Andrew Conway, Gerhard van den Heever and Denis Hurley.
Connacht put it up to them in the second-half, with Eoin McKeon’s touch-down narrowing the gap but Paddy Butler mad the game safe for the Reds in the 72nd minute.
Danie Poolman grabbed a late consolation intercept score for the hosts but they couldn’t force a losing bonus-point.
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