The Dragons put an end to Leinster's two-year home winning streak, with a 16-14 victory.Read the full story ›
The Dragons held on to their first half lead to seal the win over Leinster in the Pro12.
The Irish side went ahead in the second half after a Dave Kearney try, but a Tom Prydie penalty clawed back the lead for the visitors.
Final score Leinster 14-16 Dragons.
The Dragons went down to 14 men twice in the first half against Leinster with Nick Crosswell and Thomas Rhys Thomas picking up yellow cards in the first 25 minutes. The visitors are currently leading 6-10 at half time thanks to a Patrick Leach try and a conversion and penalty from Tom Prydie.
The Dragons' hopes of qualifying for Europe were dealt a blow this afternoon, after they lost by 24 points to 8 at home to Connacht.
The visitors ran in five tries at Rodney Parade. Tom Prydie scored the Dragons' only try in a game which leaves them 9th in the Pro 12 table.
Welsh internationals Taulupe Faletau and Andrew Coombs are both set to play their part in the Dragons Pro12 clash with Connacht later today.
The Dragons have not been defeated at Rodney Parade in the competition since Munster visited in round 9. But they've lost their last six matches against Irish provinces.
The Dragons have won only one of their last five contests with Connacht and that was back in November 2012.
Newport Gwent Dragons have been beaten 30-13 by English Premiership side Bath in the Amlin Challenge Cup.
Flanker Nic Cudd got the Dragons' only try early in the second half.
Steffan Jones kicked the conversion and two penalties, but Bath were too strong, scoring four tries to claim a comfortable victory at Rodney Parade.
Wales stars Toby Faletau and Hallam Amos were among the try scorers as the Dragons ran in five touchdowns to beat Bordeaux Begles by 40 points to 24 at Rodney Parade this evening in the Amlin Challenge Cup.
Newport Gwent Dragons lost 14-18 to Munster at Rodney Parade. The home side led at half time, thanks to two penalties from Jason Tovey. They extended their lead early in the second half, courtesy of a try by Matthew Pewtner,
Ian Keatley was the standout performer for the visitors, kicking all 18 points for the Irish region.
The Scarlets have beaten Newport Gwent Dragons in the first round of the LV Anglo-Welsh cup.
The Dragons have managed a losing bonus point despite a defeat by Leinster at Rodney Parade in the Pro12.
The home side initially led 10-6 half time with a try by Ross Wardle, but were behind for much of the game.
However they put in a brave fightback to eventually go down by a respectable 23 points to 19.