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#Leinster

# leinster-rugby - Monday 30 October, 2017

Leinster monitoring the fitness of several players ahead of return to Glasgow

Dan Leavy, James Ryan and Noel Reid are all doubts for Friday’s Pro14 clash.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 28 October, 2017

'To play 200 times for this province, you'd never dream of that'

Ulster captain Rory Best makes his 200th appearance for the province in tonight’s inter-pro against Leinster.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 27 October, 2017

Leinster have now lost four players to the same ankle problem this season

Josh van der Flier and Barry Daly have both suffered syndesmosis injuries.

Sean O'Brien and Rob Kearney return as Leinster make 12 changes for Belfast

Leo Cullen has shuffled his pack for the inter-pro.

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Injury layoff leaves Leavy making up for lost time in fierce back row battle

“It’s frustrating on the sideline watching the game unfold, just kind of waiting to get in.”

# leinster-rugby - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Ulster sweating over the fitness of half-back pairing ahead of Leinster inter-pro

Christian Lealiifano and John Cooney are both doubts for Saturday.

Leinster reaping the benefits of Ruddock's outstanding form and leadership quality

The flanker may not have worn the captain’s armband over the last few weeks but he continues to drive the province on.

# leinster-rugby - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Reid working hard to tighten up Leinster's midfield channel after 53 missed tackles

Leinster have enjoyed a perfect start to their European campaign, but defensively they have been exposed by Montpellier and Glasgow.

# leinster-rugby - Monday 23 October, 2017

O'Brien set to be unleashed against Ulster in bid to bank minutes before South Africa

But both Josh van der Flier and Barry Daly have been ruled out of the inter-pro in Belfast.

Ringrose's November hopes dashed as centre ruled out of Ireland contention

Leo Cullen says he is planning without the 22-year-old until the end of next month as he continues his rehab from shoulder surgery.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Ruddock and Healy push their Ireland claims and more talking points from Glasgow

A near perfect afternoon for Leinster, but defensive structure and combinations remain areas in need of improvement.

'He bossed the guys around and he's loving it': Sexton makes the big calls for Leinster

The out-half led from the front with 17 points as Leo Cullen’s side ended Glasgow’s European hopes.

Sexton inspires Leinster to big win in Glasgow as Cullen's men seize control of pool

The eastern province laid down a real marker at Scotstoun as they ran in four tries.

Leinster look to weather the Glasgow storm and continue on upward curve

Leo Cullen’s side face a stern challenge as they visit Scotstoun in round two of the Champions Cup.

Leinster captain Nacewa faces another period on the sidelines after ankle operation

The 35-year-old is expected to be out for six weeks.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 20 October, 2017

Return of Sexton and Hogg adds another dimension to Glasgow-Leinster 'arm wrestle'

The Lions team-mates are both set to take centre stage at Scotstoun on Saturday.

Sexton returns for Leinster's trip to Glasgow but Nacewa misses out

Leo Cullen has made six changes in total.

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Big boost for Glasgow as Stuart Hogg to make first appearance of season against Leinster

The Scottish fullback hasn’t played since the Lions tour.

# leinster-rugby - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

From The Daily Edge 13 photos of the Leinster rugby team getting the shite scared out of them at the Nightmare Realm Fright Night

# leinster-rugby - Monday 16 October, 2017

Leinster's homegrown model proves money can't buy everything in the modern game

“We want to create a club like Leinster where there is a bit more succession planning,” says Montpellier coach Nathan Hines.

Leinster wait on Sexton, O'Brien and Nacewa ahead of Glasgow trip

The trio are all doubts for the round two clash at Scotstoun.

'He just appeared in front of me and I kind of smirked as I knew I was a goner'

Robbie Henshaw’s take-down of Montpellier’s 130kg winger Nadolo was just one example of Leinster winning ‘the little victories’ on Saturday.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Henshaw flourishes at 13, Ryan's European debut and more talking points from the RDS

Leinster are up and running in Pool 3.

Cullen 'relieved and exhausted' after Leinster show bravery to put everything on the line

The eastern province withstood a late Montpellier rally to seal a 24-17 bonus-point win at the RDS.

Leinster produce their season's best to see off Montpellier in epic six-try tussle

Tries from Carbery, van der Flier, Henshaw and Daly help Cullen’s men to an opening weekend win.

As it happened: Leinster v Montpellier, Champions Cup

Leo Cullen’s side got their European campaign underway at the RDS this afternoon.

Henshaw, Connellan, Sheehan: how three friends from a little Irish town made sports careers around the world

From Leinster to Luton and St Kilda, Coosan’s finest have come a long way from kickabouts in the back garden.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 13 October, 2017

No Sexton or O'Brien for Leinster's Champions Cup clash

Leo Cullen’s men are missing two big names ahead of their Champions Cup opener.

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 12 October, 2017

Leinster know the only way to tame Montpellier is to keep hold of the ball

Leo Cullen’s men will need to be disciplined in possession in order to starve the French side of attacking platforms.

# leinster-rugby - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

McGrath relishing scrum-half battle with 'one of the best' Pienaar

The Leinster nine knows he’ll have to be on top of his game against Montpellier on Saturday.

# leinster-rugby - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

'With these players, I don't see why the Irish teams can't be at the top European table'

Stuart Lancaster knows the size of the task facing Leinster but feels the province are in a good position to go one better than last year.

'I didn't see this coming': Lancaster disappointed by scathing criticism but not out to prove himself Stu

'I didn't see this coming': Lancaster disappointed by scathing criticism but not out to prove himself

The Leinster senior coach yesterday responded to comments by the RFU’s former director of rugby Rob Andrew.

# leinster-rugby - Monday 9 October, 2017

O'Brien and Nacewa in a race to be fit for visit of French heavyweights to Dublin

Both will be assessed during the week ahead of Montpellier on Saturday.

# leinster-rugby - Sunday 8 October, 2017

From The Daily Edge Chloe Moretz and Brooklyn Beckham were cheering on Leinster at the Aviva yesterday Rugger Huggers

Chloe Moretz and Brooklyn Beckham were cheering on Leinster at the Aviva yesterday

There was also some truly abysmal pint-pouring.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Cullen hails record-breaking Sexton as Leinster build momentum ahead of Montpellier

The Leinster out-half become the province’s all-time leading points scorer at the Aviva Stadium this afternoon.

Peter O'Mahony was not happy with this post-match interview on TG4 Derby Day This post contains videos

Peter O'Mahony was not happy with this post-match interview on TG4

POM did not appreciate Reggie Corrigan’s line of questioning.

O'Loughlin on the double as Leinster inflict more Aviva Stadium pain on Munster

The scoreboard will suggest a tight contest but Leinster proved far too strong again for their southern rivals.

Blue and red battle lines renewed, Leinster and Munster set for latest instalment in age-old rivalry

The fixture may have lost some of its edge in recent years, but a near sell-out crowd is expected at the Aviva Stadium later for the first interpro clash of the season.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 6 October, 2017

Calf problem rules O'Brien out of interpro but Cullen happy with Leinster's back row balance

Ruddock, van der Flier and Conan will be running Leinster’s engine room tomorrow.