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Jan 19, 2014 at 12.45pm UK
38-6
Coughlan (7'), Murphy (21'), Murray (43'), O'Mahony (56'), Zebo (65'), Jones (76')
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Result: Munster dominate Edinburgh

Munster dominate Edinburgh from start to finish to secure a 38-6 win in this afternoon's Heineken Cup clash.

Munster completely dominated Edinburgh to register a 38-6 win in this afternoon's Heineken Cup encounter between the two sides.

Greig Laidlaw gave the visitors the lead after just six minutes with a well-taken penalty.

James Coughlan cancelled out Edinburgh's lead within a minute, scoring a try to put his side in front.

Johne Murphy increased Munster's advantage with a try on 21 minutes, before Ian Keatley made the conversion.

A second penalty from Laidlaw on 27 minutes cut the lead to just six points.

Three minutes into the second half, Conor Murray scored his first try of the game.

The home side's dominance continued without an answer from Edinburgh as Peter O'Mahony grabbed another try on 56 minutes, followed by a Keatley conversion.

Simon Zebo made it 31-6 on 65 minutes as Munster all but secured the victory with plenty of time on the clock.

Felix Jones added a late try on 76 minutes to round off the contest.

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Jonny May of Gloucester tackles James Coughlan of Munster during the Heineken Cup Pool Six match between Gloucester and Munster at Kingsholm Stadium on January 11, 2014
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