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Murphy And Tierney-Martin Pen New Connacht Deals – Irish Rugby
May 5, 2021
Hookers Jonny Murphy and Dylan Tierney-Martin have develop into the most recent gamers to signal skilled contracts with Connacht Rugby for the 2021/22 season.
Murphy joined Connacht in the summertime of 2018 following spells at Rotherham Titans and Ulster, and has made 14 appearances for the province.
Tierney-Martin turns into the most recent Connacht Academy graduate to signal his first skilled contract.
The Galway native got here by the ranks at Galway Corinthians RFC and the Bish and performed a serious function within the Eire Beneath-20s’ Grand Slam-winning Six Nations marketing campaign in 2019, ending as prime strive scorer with 4 tries.
Commenting on immediately’s information, head coach Andy Good friend stated: “We’re actually happy to be ready to retain each Jonny and Dylan for subsequent season. They’re each glorious gamers and can present additional depth at hooker alongside Dave Heffernan and Shane Delahunt.
Jonny has been a really reliable participant for us the previous few years and is a well-liked participant within the dressing room, and in Dylan we have now one other native prospect who’s come by the ranks right here.
“This can be a proud day not only for Dylan however all of the coaches and volunteers at Corinthians and the Bish who helped him alongside the way in which.”