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# leinster - Today’s News


# leinster - Yesterday’s News

McGrath magic sets Leinster on their way to 8-try rout at home to Zebre

Leo Cullen’s men kept Zebre to nil in an extremely one-sided contest.

# leinster - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Ross and Healy to start for Leinster against Zebre, Cronin on the bench

Leo Cullen has made five changes to his team for tomorrow night’s visit of the Italian side to the RDS.

# leinster - Friday 29 January, 2016

Understrength Leinster go down to Dragons and miss out on Pro12 top spot

Captain Luke McGrath scored but Dragons were 23-13 victors as Leinster failed to displace Scarlets.

# leinster - Thursday 28 January, 2016

22-year-old McGrath captains Leinster with Adam Byrne earning first start on the wing

The internationals are locked away in camp, so there’s another chance for provincial prospects to take the stage.

# leinster - Saturday 23 January, 2016

As it happened: Wasps v Leinster and Connacht v Enisei-STM

We followed all the action from the Ricoh Arena and Galway.

# leinster - Friday 22 January, 2016

Sexton to captain Leinster for first time as Cullen rings changes

There have been 11 switches made from the side that defeated Bath last weekend.

# leinster - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Nothing to play for, but pride in the jersey for Jonathan Sexton

And maybe a bit more form in the bank wouldn’t go amiss either.

Rory Best ‘the ideal candidate to take over’ Irish captaincy, says Johnny Sexton

The out-half reckons it was an easy decision for Joe Schmidt.

# leinster - Monday 18 January, 2016

Ross and Healy in doubt for Six Nations opener

Sidelined Ireland props may not recover in time for Wales clash next month.

Outside chance for Munster? How the Champions Cup 1/4 final shake-up stands

The quarter-final countdown is on, so we dusted off the scientific calculator to see who is likely to go in to the last eight.

# leinster - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Ross Molony keeping feet on the ground and focus on physical gains

The young lock put in a man-of-the-match performance in Leinster’s surprisingly straightforward win over Bath.

# leinster - Saturday 16 January, 2016

‘There’s no coincidence, they work hard all the time’, says Cullen after Baby Blues beat Bath

The big-spending Premiership side weren’t allowed any time to settle by Leinster’s makeshift side.

Leinster young guns blaze a trail in comfortable win over Bath

Ross Molony won man of the match on an impressive night for Leo Cullen’s young stars.

As it happened: Leinster v Bath, Champions Cup

We went minute-by-minute from the RDS as Leinster’s baby Blues took on one of the Premiership’s richest clubs.

# leinster - Friday 15 January, 2016

Isa Nacewa: The expression on James Tracy’s face is all the motivation Leinster could need

“With so many young guys coming in it’s been bloody exciting this week”.

‘They’re young guys who are going to be the future of this club’ — Leo Cullen

Ringrose, Furlong, Tracey, Molony, Dooley and McGrath will get their first taste of a Champions Cup start tomorrow.

Leinster start with Dooley and Molony in fresh-faced tight five to take on Bath

The loosehead and lock are two of six players making their first European start.

# leinster - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Meath, Longford and Louth book places in O’Byrne Cup semi-finals

There was also Walsh Cup action today.

# leinster - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Ringrose and Van der Flier drop out of Leinster XV, Fitzgerald and O’Brien start

The duo are part of six changes made by Leo Cullen.

Which Irish province has the biggest game in the weekend ahead? On The Road This post contains a poll

Which Irish province has the biggest game in the weekend ahead?

There is a lot at stake in two competitions for our four provinces. Which one will you refuse to miss?

# leinster - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Zane Kirchner toughing out the rain to find silver linings in every cloud

Negativity has no place in Zane Kirchner’s world.

# leinster - Monday 4 January, 2016

Hurling background gives Offaly’s Dooley solid footing as he seeks first Leinster start

The 21-year-old has eight caps to his name, but is hoping to add European starts to that tally this month.

‘Sponges’ Ringrose and Van der Flier will only get better from Ireland exposure — Dempsey

The pair have worked hard to get in this position.

# leinster - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Fergus McFadden cited for alleged stamp on former team-mate Nathan White

The winger could miss out on Leinster’s trip to face Ospreys next weekend if found guilty.

In case you had a heavy New Year’s, here’s how Munster and Leinster recorded inter-pro victories this weekend Winter-pros This post contains videos

# leinster - Saturday 2 January, 2016

From There’s an increased risk of flooding along the Liffey tonight Rainfall

There’s an increased risk of flooding along the Liffey tonight

Above average rainfall is forecast for the next seven days.

# leinster - Friday 1 January, 2016

As it happened: Leinster v Connacht, Guinness Pro12

We followed the New Year’s Day inter-provincial clash live from the RDS.

# leinster - Thursday 31 December, 2015

After another hearing Cian Healy has been handed a two-week ban

The prop will miss the Pro12 meetings at home to Connacht and away to Ospreys.

Ongoing disciplinary wranglings ‘compromising’ Leinster preparations

The saga surrounding the prop’s yellow card in mid-December should reach a conclusion today.

# leinster - Monday 28 December, 2015

‘We don’t seem to be ruthless enough’: Foley’s concern as Munster lose 5th straight game

Bleak Christmas for Munster as Leinster put them to the sword in Thomond Park.

Half-term report: No papering over Leinster’s 0% Champions Cup campaign

There were a few positives from the early portion of Leinster’s season.

# leinster - Sunday 27 December, 2015

As it happened: Munster v Leinster, Guinness Pro12

Munster took on Leinster, as both sides looked to put recent disappointments in Europe behind them.

# leinster - Saturday 26 December, 2015

From There’s a lot of rain over the bottom half of Ireland right now The Outlook

There’s a lot of rain over the bottom half of Ireland right now

A rainfall warning is in place for Munster and Leinster until this evening.

# leinster - Thursday 24 December, 2015

No place for Keatley, as O’Donnell poised to make his Munster comeback

Foley goes with Bleyendaal for Sunday’s Pro12 derby against Leinster.

‘Contract issues don’t concern me right now’ – Foley

A much-needed win the priority for coach who is close to penning a new deal.

‘Losing to Leinster would be unacceptable’ – Zebo

Munster back desperate to stop the rot against their arch rivals.

# leinster - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Speedy recovery puts O’Donnell in contention to face Leinster

Munster flanker was expected to be out until February after dislocating his hip on international duty.

Cian Healy free to play after appeal, but case against the prop will be heard again

The loosehead was sin-binned for an incident with Toulon’s Guilhem Guirado, but was cited and banned under completely different laws.

Collisions, kids and Connacht are class: A dozen great images from the Pro12 year

Irish provinces said goodbye to some great servants in 2015.

# leinster - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Leinster lose in Europe again as Toulon rumble to second-half comeback

Leo Cullen’s men have now lost all four of their pool fixtures in the Champions Cup.

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