**Munster fell short against Leinster in the Guinness PRO14 final but were the kings of Conference B by a comfortable margin.** \n\nConnacht were 19 points adrift in second by the end of the regular season while an almighty tussle for third ensued behind the two Irish provinces. \n\nHere, we take a look at how Conference B unfolded over the course of the season. \n\n**October** \n\nAlthough Munster ultimately cruised into the final, they were made to work hard for their early results. \n\nThey overturned half-time deficits to beat the Scarlets 30-27 and Edinburgh 25-23 in their opening two fixtures before battling to a 38-27 win against Cardiff Blues. \n\nConnacht were beaten by the Blues in their second match of the campaign as Munster’s would-be challengers struggled to string results together.