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# leinster - Yesterday’s News

Nacewa excited to operate with 'electric' Carbery in back three

‘He’s a genuine threat every time he’s got the ball in his hands.’

# leinster - Friday 24 March, 2017

Isa and JVDF back in Leinster line-up to tackle Blues

Fresh from international duty, Cian Healy, Dan Leavy and Luke McGrath all start.

# leinster - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

'Decompression' days key for Irish internationals with season-shaping weeks ahead

There’s not much time for players to settle into a provincial rhythm before the European Cup quarter-final.

Murray, Ringrose and Furlong among six Irish-based nominees for European Player of the Year

Six of the Champions Cup quarter-finalists are represented.

# leinster - Monday 20 March, 2017

'Southern hemisphere people think it's a kick-fest and we play in the mud'

Hayden Triggs is reveling in a confident Leinster side hoping to pick up exactly where they left off in the Pr012.

Leinster hope to have Cronin and Nacewa back fit this weekend

The province say that Jamie Heaslip will see a specialist about a lower back issue this week.

From The Daily Edge 10 things only people from Meath will understand #HUPMEATH

10 things only people from Meath will understand

We’re called the Royals for many reasons

# leinster - Monday 6 March, 2017

Pro12 intermission brings a different challenge for Cullen after perfect four-game block

They’ve completed a 100% return from the last block, but things will change as they hit the business end of the season.

# leinster - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Cullen praises double Byrne threat and Leinster ability to 'out-last' Scarlets

The head coach feels his side’s endurance has been the key to their string of bonus point wins.

# leinster - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Leinster get their kicks with 26 points in 20 clinical second half minutes against Scarlets

Luke McGrath and Joey Carbery both scored twice as Leinster ran in seven against the Welsh outfit.

Leinster wary of 'on the edge' Scarlets breakdown threat as they bid to re-take summit

Leinster product Tadhg Beirne will be hoping to give his new club the upper hand at the RDS tonight.

# leinster - Friday 3 March, 2017

Fardy can add value on and off the field for Leinster -- Cullen

The head coach hopes the veteran Wallaby can help to develop the young talent coming off Leinster’s conveyor belt.

Carbery's versatility 'a great strength' says Cullen as Byrne left at the wheel for Leinster

Leo Cullen has two exceptional 21-year-old out-halves at his disposal.

Carbery continues at fullback as Cullen tweaks three for visit of Scarlets

Luke McGrath, Dan Leavy and Jack Conan have also been cleared to play despite being in Joe Schmidt’s Ireland squad.

Leinster confirm signing of 32-year-old Wallaby Scott Fardy from the Brumbies

Leo Cullen says the imposing forward will be used primarily as a second row.

Quick-healing Van der Flier eyeing return to Ireland fold for England showdown

The openside flanker says he wasn’t far off making the Leinster squad this week.

# leinster - Thursday 2 March, 2017

'It's a struggle, everyone is fighting for the same jersey': Leavy on Leinster and Ireland back-row battles

A stint as the 24th man against France has merely whetted his appetite to kick on again.

# leinster - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

'The way we train, we try and put pressure on them to adapt' - Dempsey on blistering Leinster backline

The Blues’ attack has consistently been ripping opposition defences to shreds since the turn of the year.

# leinster - Monday 27 February, 2017

Boost for Leinster and Ireland as Van der Flier is well ahead of schedule with shoulder recovery

The 23-year-old could return to action in time for the Six Nations clash against England on 18 March.

# leinster - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Carbery makes first start in over two months as Cullen rings changes for Edinburgh

Ireland internationals James Tracy and Josh van der Flier are also named in the starting XV.

# leinster - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Kilkenny schools set to face off in Leinster hurling final after today's re-fixture of abandoned semi-final

Kilkenny CBS won today’s game against Good Counsel.

# leinster - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Leinster hurling game abandoned after head injury to Wexford school player

The Good Counsel player was treated at the game but has not suffered a serious injury.

# leinster - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

From 200 diehards to 11,000 season-ticket holders: how Leinster compete in the professional game

Paul Dermody, Head of Commercial and Marketing at Leinster Rugby, speaks to The42 about how the eastern province has developed.

# leinster - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Montpellier's Steyn appeals four-week ban he received for high shot on Sexton Frans Steyn This post contains videos

Montpellier's Steyn appeals four-week ban he received for high shot on Sexton

The South African was shown a red card for the tackle earlier this month.

# leinster - Friday 27 January, 2017

Champions! St Peter's see off Moate to claim first Leinster senior football title in 25 years

Two late goals rounded off the stunning victory for the Wexford school.

Champions Cup double-header in store for Leinster and Munster in April

Any floating fans hoping to get to both quarter-finals are going to need a helicopter.

# leinster - Monday 23 January, 2017

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We'll Leave It There So: Schmidt unveils squad, Kerry legend retires and today's sport

Meanwhile, Arsene Wenger is charged, Ryan Mason gets a hospital visit from Chelsea pair and Limerick continue their recruitment drive.

Quarter-final 'just another step' on Leinster's quest to emulate Toulouse

Leo Cullen on Leinster’s “goal of replicating Toulouse’s achievement of winning four European titles.”

# leinster - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Toulouse go to Munster, Leinster welcome Wasps as Champions Cup 1/4 finals are set

Connacht miss out on the last eight, but Munster could have home advantage through to the semi-finals.

# leinster - Saturday 21 January, 2017

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Watch the highlights of Leinster's nerve-wracking draw last night in Castres

Leo Cullen’s side had settle for a draw but it should be enough for a home quarter-final.

# leinster - Friday 20 January, 2017

Cullen optimistic over Sexton injury as Six Nations looms into view

The Leinster out-half had tightness in his calf during the 24-24 draw in Castres.

Leinster draw in Castres to all but secure home Champions Cup quarter-final

Meanwhile, Johnny Sexton picked up a calf injury in the first half of the 24-24 draw.

As it happened: Castres v Leinster, Champions Cup

We went minute-by-minute as Leinster tried to wrap up a home quarter-final berth.

# leinster - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

# leinster - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Leinster lock Triggs cited, joins Frans Steyn at disciplinary hearing tomorrow

The Kiwi has been called before a disciplinary committee for making contact with the eye are of Nic White.

# leinster - Monday 16 January, 2017

'There was a lot of doom and gloom': Youthful Leinster side have come of age in Europe

It’s a year today since Leo Cullen gave six players a full European debut and so much has changed since.

# leinster - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Dubs challenge next for Kildare in O'Byrne Cup while Louth set for battle with Meath

Goals central to the Lilywhites victory over Offaly today.

Kilkenny fire 6 goals at Abbotstown while Wexford and Laois triumph again

Two goals apiece for Jonjo Farrell and Richie Leahy for the Cats.

Dublin youngsters reach O'Byrne Cup semi-finals with Wexford success as DCU do them a favour

A three-point win for the Dubs in Enniscorthy.

# leinster - Saturday 14 January, 2017

'A red card distorts it a bit, but it was pleasing in the first 20 minutes' -- Cullen

Leo Cullen refused to waste much time patting his team on the back after their eight-try thrashing of Montpellier.

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