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# leinster - Today’s News


# leinster - Yesterday’s News

Ferris fears for Ulster pack with only one big obvious ball-carrier

‘You’ve got Iain Henderson and that’s really it.’

# leinster - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Iain Henderson ready to channel a season's worth of frustration into beating Leinster

The sorely-missed second row is hoping to ‘do a job’ on Leinster’s defence in what is just his seventh appearance of the season.

# leinster - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

Leinster right where they want to be as business end of season arrives

With a two-point cushion going into the final two games of the season, the eastern province are masters of their own destiny.

# leinster - Monday 25 April, 2016

England-bound Te'o: 'I'm pretty proud of where I am and where I'm going'

Even the powerful Kiwi centre has been surprised by how quickly he has converted to a new code.

Sean O'Brien will 'definitely' be back for Leinster before the Pro12 play-offs

O’Brien may not be fit enough to face Ulster this weekend, but Jonathan Sexton will be back in Leinster’s number 10 shirt.

# leinster - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

'The man is still an animal' - Heaslip impressed by Farrell's Ireland intro Faz

'The man is still an animal' - Heaslip impressed by Farrell's Ireland intro

Joe Schmidt’s new defence coach took his first session with the squad on Monday.

# leinster - Friday 15 April, 2016

As it happened: Leinster v Edinburgh, Guinness Pro12

Leo Cullen’s league leaders welcomed Alan Solomons’ men to the RDS.

# leinster - Thursday 14 April, 2016

Leinster welcome back Rob Kearney as Cullen makes wholesale changes

Twelve changes to the Leinster team for Friday’s game against Edinburgh.

# leinster - Friday 8 April, 2016

Brian O'Driscoll is not tempted by coaching BOD

Brian O'Driscoll is not tempted by coaching

Brian O’Driscoll and the Hoff. Together at last.

# leinster - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Ian Madigan got in the mood for The Masters with this 'Happy Gilmore' style drive

Blackrock looks great this time of year, eh?

# leinster - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

7 great reasons Leinster, Munster and Ulster fans should still watch rugby this weekend

Plus, where and when you can watch mighty Connacht (and the rest) in action.

# leinster - Monday 4 April, 2016

'It's two feet in front of the touch judge': Sexton baffled by non-decisions from officials

However, the out-half seemed to benefit from weak officiating after the interval.

# leinster - Saturday 2 April, 2016

As it happened: Leinster v Munster, Guinness Pro12

We went minute-by-minute as Ireland’s traditional leading provinces both tried to keep the pressure on Connacht.

# leinster - Friday 1 April, 2016

Here’s Johnny! Sexton back to face Munster in Aviva showdown

Wholesale changes for Leo Cullen ahead of Saturday evening’s Pro12 derby.

Munster stick with Holland at out-half as Foley makes five changes for Leinster clash

The sides meet tomorrow evening at the Aviva Stadium.

# leinster - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Lam determined to build a legacy in Connacht

‘The boys know I cannot stand running straight into people. They know I expect some expression, I expect us to have options.’

Mike Ross: ‘I might be 36, but I’ve the same miles on the clock as a 30-year-old’

Ireland’s cornerstone knows he can’t go on forever.and he has tried his hand at coaching already.

# leinster - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Connacht weather the late storm to claim dramatic victory over Leinster

Pat Lam’s side go clear at the top of the Pro12 table after tonight’s result at the Sportsground.

Huge Nacewa hit on MacGinty couldn’t stop Connacht scoring the opening try

Scrum-half Kieran Marmion opened the scoring for Pat Lam’s side.

# leinster - Friday 25 March, 2016

Luke Fitzgerald returns, but Leinster leave Sexton out for trip to Connacht

Leo Cullen has been able to draft most of his big guns onto the bench.

Henshaw on the bench as Connacht hand first Pro12 start to academy centre against Leinster

The sides meet tomorrow evening in Galway.

‘There’s a huge F You attitude’: Leinster lock braced for ‘vicious’ encounter with former club Connacht

After four years west of the Shannon, Mick Kearney knows what Leinster can expect at the Sportsground.

# leinster - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Weight of history still threatens Connacht’s best ever season

It’s a tough run-in for the league leaders and their inter-pro record is poor.

Limited opportunities leave Ryan frustrated and considering future away from Leinster

The back row has grown into a leadership role this season, but young rivals now appear to be ahead of him in the pecking order.

Sean O’Brien: If Garry Ringrose played 6 Nations this year, I guarantee he gets hurt

The Leinster flanker hopes to return from his ripped hamstring tendon in a month’s time.

# leinster - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Leinster confirm departure of 29-year-old wing Darragh Fanning

Fanning has opted to pursue other opportunities away from professional rugby.

# leinster - Saturday 19 March, 2016

As it happened: Dublin v Laois, EirGrid Leinster U21FC semi-final

Who’s going to join Kildare in the decider?

# leinster - Friday 18 March, 2016

Leinster beaten in Glasgow but close in on Connacht at the top

Leo Cullen’s side earned a losing bonus point on a forgettable night.

# leinster - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Dave Kearney’s return from injury one of eight changes for Leinster

Leo Cullen’s side are away to Glasgow Warriors tomorrow evening in the Guinness Pro12.

# leinster - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Ulster’s brilliant late break, Connacht’s epic night in Edinburgh and more Pro12 highlights Safe Hands This post contains videos

Ulster’s brilliant late break, Connacht’s epic night in Edinburgh and more Pro12 highlights

Connacht can sit back and admire the view from the top of the table for at least another 10 days.

# leinster - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Nacewa wary of ‘desperate’ Ospreys chasing a win in Dublin

The best overseas rivalry in the Pro12 continues today, but the two sides are in quite different positions.

# leinster - Friday 4 March, 2016

Cian Healy wins 150th Leinster cap as Cullen names six starters from Ireland squad

Leo Cullen’s men take on the Ospreys at the RDS tomorrow afternoon.

# leinster - Thursday 3 March, 2016

From Snow-ice warning issued for tonight Weather Warning

Snow-ice warning issued for tonight

Expect a very cold night with some frost and icy patches.

# leinster - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

As It Happened: Dublin v Meath, Kildare v Offaly – Leinster U21FC match tracker

Wexford and Westmeath is also on the agenda tonight.

New Ireland international Van der Flier talks Wicklow, red scrum caps (and, yes, that name) The Academy This post contains videos

New Ireland international Van der Flier talks Wicklow, red scrum caps (and, yes, that name)

The Leinster back row is the focus of the fourth and final part of the province’s series of mini-docs.

Poll: Who do you think will win this year’s Leinster U21 football championship? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win this year’s Leinster U21 football championship?

The quarter-finals take place around the province tomorrow night.

# leinster - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Meath, Laois and Offaly unveil teams for tomorrow’s Leinster U21 quarter-finals

There’s last four spots up for grabs in the province.

# leinster - Monday 29 February, 2016

Healy continues heroics for Connacht, Munster’s mud wrestle and the rest of the weekend’s Pro12 highlights

The Pro12 table is still happy reading for Connacht fans.

# leinster - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Leinster breathing down Connacht’s neck after bonus-point win

Dan Leavy’s try with just two minutes to go ensured Leo Cullen’s side took maximum points home from Italy.

# leinster - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Conan ruled out of Zebre clash through injury

Jordi Murphy takes his place at eight.

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