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# leinster-rugby - Today’s News


# leinster-rugby - Yesterday’s News

Watch Connacht make history at Thomond Park in the weekend’s Pro12 highlights

Plus, the best of the action from Leinster’s tight win over Ulster.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 28 November, 2015

‘The second-half shows what we’re all about’ – Kiss takes positives from RDS defeat

It wasn’t the result they wanted but there were positives to take for Ulster.

Leo Cullen praises Josh van der Flier and delivers an injury update after Ulster win

The Leinster head coach was quietly satisfied with the evening’s work as his side moved up to second in the Pro12.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 27 November, 2015

Sexton’s form and more talking points from Leinster’s win over Ulster

Ulster need something to ignite their faltering season.

Cronin’s try the difference as Leinster edge past Ulster in low-scoring derby

Leo Cullen’s men did just enough to return to winning ways.

As it happened: Leinster v Ulster, Guinness Pro12

The first of the weekend’s inter-provincial clashes was down for decision.

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Returning Kearney determined to help ‘get the Leinster ship back on course’

Blown off course by consecutive defeats, Leinster are in desperate need of a win tomorrow evening.

Ian Madigan: I’m waiting on my agent to come back to me on what interest is out there

The Ireland out-half admits it would be hard to leave Leinster but is keeping his options open.

# leinster-rugby - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Sean O’Brien wants to remain at Leinster but admits lure of ‘attractive’ offers from abroad

The Ireland flanker is happy at the province but accepts big-money offers from abroad are difficult to turn away.

# leinster-rugby - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

The Leinster front row returned to training a day early to address their scrum capitulation

The players met after getting back to Dublin on Sunday.

World Cup hangover no excuse for Leinster’s European slump, says Luke Fitzgerald

The Ireland international says the province’s European hopes aren’t over just yet.

# leinster-rugby - Monday 23 November, 2015

Ruddock: Leinster are down but they’re certainly not out, as Toulon’s defeat showed

There’s hope yet as Leinster begin a new week determined to put two defeats behind them.

‘A few lads are upset and probably angry’ – Leinster determined to right the wrongs

The eastern province are channeling their frustrations ahead of Friday’s clash with Ulster.

Analysis: Ringrose, McGrath and van der Flier bursting for Leinster starting roles

With Leinster in major European trouble, Leo Cullen must look to the future.

# leinster-rugby - Sunday 22 November, 2015

English clubs dominant in Champions Cup as Ulster and Leinster left in trouble

It was a superb weekend for the Premiership sides in Europe.

Wasps have given reigning European champions Toulon a hammering

Dai Young’s men followed up their victory over Leinster with a bonus-point win in Coventry.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 21 November, 2015

World Cup hangovers linger and more talking points from Leinster’s defeat

It was another disappointing day for Leo Cullen’s men in Europe.

Leinster’s Cullen: ‘It’s going to be tough, it’s going to be tough from here’

The eastern province’s head coach pointed to the scrum as a major reason for defeat.

Leinster in dire European trouble as Ford’s penalty fires Bath to victory

The Irish province have two defeats in two games in the Champions Cup.

As it happened: Bath v Leinster, Champions Cup

Leo Cullen’s men were looking to save their European season at The Rec.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 20 November, 2015

No place for Reddan but Leinster welcome back injured trio ahead of Bath clash

However, Mike McCarthy, Richardt Strauss and Sean O’Brien all miss out.

Schools players have advantage over clubs, says SOB, but not because of old boys’ network

The Leinster back row says more training time and better coaching pushes schools players on faster.

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 19 November, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Paul Dunne continues meteoric rise, McCaw retires & all today’s sport

Elsewhere, Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan has been mistaken for a terrorist and Cork City have raided St. Pat’s for the second time in a week.

‘Jonah would talk to anyone, he’d talk to strangers on the street’

Isa Nacewa says the legendary All Blacks wing was one of his heroes.

‘It wasn’t good enough’ – Nacewa dismisses talk of Leinster RWC hangovers

The Leinster captain says this weekend in Bath is a must-win game.

# leinster-rugby - Monday 16 November, 2015

‘It’s one of the worst days I’ve had with Leinster for a long time’ – Cullen

The Leinster head coach still believes his side can qualify from Pool 5.

# leinster-rugby - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Charles Piutau gave Ulster fans an exciting glimpse of the future in Dublin

The All Black-capped fullback was sensational for Wasps as they beat Leinster.

Leinster face injury headaches with short turnaround for huge Bath clash

Three of the province’s players suffered head injuries against Wasps.

Sexton’s struggles, quiet leaders and more talking points from Leinster’s loss

Leinster were well beaten on an individual and collective basis at the RDS.

European disaster for Leinster as Cullen’s men go down to Wasps at the RDS

The Irish province were shockingly poor against Dai Youngs’ energetic side.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 14 November, 2015

‘You’ve got to take your hat off to what they’ve done’ – Cullen wary of Wasps threat

The Leinster head coach knows his side won’t have it easy tomorrow afternoon.

No time for RWC hangovers, European opportunity beckons for Irish provinces

All four of the Irish sides are in European action over the next two days.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 13 November, 2015

Cullen confident reintegration of Ireland stars will be seamless in Leinster’s European opener

Leinster begin their European campaign on Sunday.

Cullen’s demands mean no hiding places as SOB recognises Leinster’s raised standards

Sean O’Brien believes Leinster’s training standards slipped under Matt O’Connor

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 12 November, 2015

‘To line up alongside Gordon D’Arcy and Brian O’Driscoll was unbelievable’

Brendan Macken has settled into life at Wasps after leaving home province Leinster.

# leinster-rugby - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Henshaw back with a bang, Ross’ second ever try and the rest of the Pro12 highlights Highlights This post contains videos

Henshaw back with a bang, Ross’ second ever try and the rest of the Pro12 highlights

It was a good weekend for the Irish provinces.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Alan Quinlan: Sport’s attitude to mental health is changing

The former Ireland rugby international tells The42 that there is less of a stigma among athletes now.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 30 October, 2015

Fit-again Sexton back in Leinster line-up as Nacewa named permanent captain

Johnny Sexton is back in Leinster colours for the first time since 2013.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 23 October, 2015

Leinster secure third Pro12 win at Glasgow’s expense

The champions did most of the running early on and deservedly led 13-6 at the break.

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