Newport Gwent Dragons slipped to a 6-27 defeat at the hands of Leinster on Friday evening to end a two game winning sequence in the Magners League. Dragons have won their last six matches against Irish opponents at Rodney Parade.
Munster continue to top the Magners League after a third straight victory in the competition at home to Scarlets on Sunday. The Munstermen’s only loss away from home in their last four Magners League trips was 9-13 at Leinster in round 5. Munster have lost on their last three visits to Wales.
Dragons won their most recent encounter with Munster 31-22 at Rodney Parade in March and are going for back to back wins over the Irishmen for the first time since 2007.