Musgrave Park

  • Musgrave Park To Be Renamed Irish Independent Park

    Musgrave Park, the Cork home of Munster, is to be renamed Irish Independent Park in a new 10-year naming rights agreement with Independent News & Media. The partnership agreement will come into effect next season and will assist in creating permanency for Munster Rugby in Ireland's second largest city, including assisting with the re-development of the grounds. The ground has played host to five Munster fixtures this season, welcoming crowds for three RaboDirect PRO12 fixtures, one friendl...

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  • Heineken Cup Defeats To Cost Irish Rugby €2m

    ... have been pleased with a 26,000 crowd at Thomond Park for their quarter final victory over Toulouse. And with the team going well in the RaboDirect PRO12, a potential home semi-final could bring in another €500,000, while the 10-year sponsorship of Musgrave Park by Independent Newspaper Group has also been a financial boost in 2014. Please click here to read full article...Musgrave Park To Be Renamed Irish Independent Park  ...

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  • Facility Developments In Dublin And Cork

    News of playing and training facility development in Ireland with the IRFU and government combining on a national training centre at Abbottstown and Munster applying for a grant to install a 4G articficial pitch at Musgrave Park in Cork. The IRFU welcomed confirmation this week by minister for transport, tourism and sport, Shane Ross TD, of the commencement of the development of phase two of the Sport Ireland National Indoor Arena on the National Sports Campus in Abbottstown, on the outskirts of...

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  • Munster Install Artificial Pitch In Cork

    Major upgrade works have commenced at the Munster’s Cork-based stadium, Irish Independent Park (formerly Musgrave Park) this week. The significant development, an integral part of the province’s long-term strategy for the Cork area, sees the installation of a modified 3G pitch surface by Tralee-based PST Sport, replacing the current grass surface. Funded in part by Munster’s own commercial revenue streams, including the Munster Rugby Annual London Dinner, and a Sports Capital Grant, the ne...

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  • Moves - Munster appoint new Sales and Marketing manager

    ... activities." Among the responsibilities of the newly created role is to develop the Munster Rugby brand globally and maximise revenue potential through sponsorship, ticket sales, merchandise and commercial opportunities in the soon to be redeveloped Musgrave Park and Thomond Park. Commenting on his appointment Billinghurst said "Munster Rugby is a globally recognised brand and the continued growth and success of the team has created many more commercial opportunities to explore. The new commerc...

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  • Munster Unveil Plans For New Training Ground

    ... “This significant development will cement the already strong relationship that exists between the University of Limerick and Munster Rugby and we look forward to building on this for the future.” Matches will continue to take place at Thomond Park and Musgrave Park in Cork, which will also still be home to the club’s administration headquarters and is due to be upgraded in the near future, and Munster Rugby chief executive Garrett Fitzgerald was keen to stress that the club will still re...

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  • Eagles Get Disappointing News About Olympic Legacy Park

    Sheffield Eagles have discovered they are not the preferred option for tenancy of the new Olympic Legacy Park to be opened next year. Sheffield Eagles met with representatives of Olympic Legacy Park Ltd on Monday this week. A club statement said that “whilst the news and decision is not the preferred option of Sheffield Eagles, the club will work with all parties to ensure the club is back in Sheffield and at the Olympic Legacy Park in 2018." The decision made by the Olympic Legacy Park Ltd wi...

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  • Europe 7s Grand Prix Returns To Sandy Park

    Exeter's Sandy Park will once again host the final leg of the Rugby Europe 2016 Grand PRIX 7s series. The 2016 leg of the tournament will take place on July 9 and 10 - with competing teams confirmed in due course. Thousands of spectators packed into the Devon venue for this year’s hugely successful event, which brought together Europe’s top 12 countries for two days of sevens action. Speaking about the news, Exeter Chiefs chief executive Tony Rowe OBE said: “As a club we're delighted t...

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  • Munster Engage With Fans Willing To Make Ten-Year Commitment

    ... hospitality deals as well as to other events at Thomond in the same seat.” The split of the main population groups in Munster province means it’s not all about Limerick. Cork-based fans have the option to swap four games to Irish Independent Park (formerly Musgrave Park) in Cork where some PRO12 games are played. “Seventy percent of our customer-base live outside Limerick,” explains Cheasty. “A fifth of those attending matches travel down from Dublin, although they are probably back...

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  • Sandy Park To Host Euro 7s Grand Prix Leg

    Sandy Park has been confirmed as the venue for the third leg of Rugby Europe's 2015 Grand Prix 7s series. Following the Manchester leg of the 2014 series, which took place at Sale Sharks' AJ Bell Stadium, the Rugby Football Union is again hosting the final stage of the competition, which is run by Rugby Europe. The home of the Exeter Chiefs will play host over the weekend of July 11-12 2015, with Olympic qualification on the line for competing nations. Should England fall outside the top four o...

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