The Heineken Cup is for clubs and provinces, not national teams, so Ireland did not play in the Heineken Cup in 2000. Munster, one of the teams from Ireland, were the beaten finalists in the 2000 final.
The winners of the 2008 European Heineken Cup were Irish team, Munster. Beating Toulouse in the final in Cardiff
The Rugby World Cup
The Heineken Cup finals normally take place in May. The last one took place on the 24th day of May 2014.
23 May 2009.
Devin Toner, Leinster 6'11"