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#Leinster

# leinster - Yesterday’s News

‘Rossy, you were born in the ‘70s!’: Relentless Furlong ready to take over tighthead mantle

The Wexford man is good friends with his mentor and rival for the number three shirt.

# leinster - Monday 26 September, 2016

Sexton through comeback without a hitch as McFadden and Nagle resume full training

The utility back picked up a thigh injury before the province’s sole defeat this season.

# leinster - Friday 23 September, 2016

Sexton stars as superb Leinster crush Ospreys with bonus-point victory at the RDS

The Welsh side entered the game with a maximum 15 points from their first three league games, but can have no complaints with tonight’s result.

Toulon appoint Mike Ford to take charge of their attack, defence and overall gameplan - reports

Yet the head coach title will still belong to Diego Dominguez.

Leinster coach Cullen: Second half showing must improve against physical, in-form Ospreys

The eastern province have relied heavily on their opening 40 so far this season.

Ringrose seeking defensive improvements against high-flying Ospreys

The Leinster centre admits it’s been an adjustment trying to implement Stuart Lancaster’s philosophies.

# leinster - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Former Leinster and All Black star Brad Thorn set for return to elite rugby

The powerful lock has been named on the bench for a National Rugby Championship game this weekend.

# leinster - Monday 19 September, 2016

Stunning finishes, intercepts and Sweetnam's blushes saved, it's Pro12 highlights time Guinness PRO12 This post contains videos

Stunning finishes, intercepts and Sweetnam's blushes saved, it's Pro12 highlights time

Featuring tries from Iain Henderson, Dan Leavy and Cian Bohane.

Boost for Leinster and Ireland as Johnny Sexton returns ahead of busy schedule

Leinster coach Girvan Dempsey also gave an injury update on Rob Kearney.

# leinster - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Gordon D'Arcy on the arrival of Stuart Lancaster and Leinster's need for a clinical edge

Lancaster was relieved of his duties as English coach following a disappointing home World Cup.

# leinster - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Cullen rues Leinster's inaccuracy after 'bitterly disappointing' loss leaves them empty-handed

Despite leading by 10 points early in the second half, Leinster came away from Glasgow with nothing.

# leinster - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Carbery's former coach on what the rising star brings to Leinster

Clontarf’s Andy Wood wasn’t at all surprised by how well the fly-half started the Pro12 season.

# leinster - Monday 5 September, 2016

Joey Carbery's dream debut among highlights of opening Pro12 weekend Recap This post contains videos

Joey Carbery's dream debut among highlights of opening Pro12 weekend

Munster’s head coach Rassie Erasmus also got off to a winning start in the Pro12.

# leinster - Saturday 3 September, 2016

'It's raised my spirits and the spirits of my family' - departing Kurt McQuilkin hails Leinster efforts

The coach is returning to New Zealand for personal reasons.

# leinster - Friday 2 September, 2016

'Cian's character is incredible' - Dempsey on Healy ahead of prop's return from injury

The loosehead has missed the last five months for Leinster and Ireland with neck and knee issues.

# leinster - Thursday 1 September, 2016

'Lads saying "In my day we did it"? Bullshit, that's just not good enough anymore' Commitment This post contains videos

'Lads saying "In my day we did it"? Bullshit, that's just not good enough anymore'

Bressie recognises that commitment levels in the GAA are higher than ever before.

McKinley in line for remarkable RDS return five years after retiring

The Dubliner has been named on the bench for Benetton Treviso in tomorrow night’s game against Leinster.

Carbery to make first start at 10 as Leinster name team for Pro12 opener

Rob Kearney, Cian Healy and Mike McCarthy have also proved their fitness to earn selection against Benetton Treviso tomorrow night.

# leinster - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Leinster rugby stars go blonde and bald in bid to raise funds for departing coach McQuilkin

Cian Healy, Mike Ross, Jack McGrath and Noel Reid were among those to embrace the Shave or Dye concept.

'It's pretty phenomenal what he's doing and I wish him the very best of luck' - Cullen

Dubliner Ian McKinley could find himself running out at the RDS in the colours of Benetton Treviso on Friday night.

# leinster - Monday 29 August, 2016

Sexton a few weeks from return but Healy, Rob Kearney and McCarthy in line for Pro12 opener

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen is juggling a lengthy injury list ahead of Friday’s game against Benetton Treviso.

# leinster - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Isa Nacewa still feeling fresh at 34 and credits that to his 2-year break

The Aucklander his hoping the influence of the ‘exceptional’ Graham Henry can give Leinster and edge in his second year back after retirement.

# leinster - Friday 19 August, 2016

Piutau to make Ulster debut in Exeter, Ringrose back in the fold for Leinster

Both provinces take on Premiership clubs tomorrow afternoon.

Here's the kick-off times and TV details for your province's Champions Cup fixtures

Toulouse will be in Galway on the opening weekend.

# leinster - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Leinster defence coach Kurt McQuilkin to return to New Zealand for personal reasons

Leo Cullen lamented the loss of the coach.

# leinster - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Leinster's Graham Henry: 'If you always say ‘how can we score from here?’ That’s a good mentality'

Leinster’s World Cup-winning coaching consultant has landed and is identifying areas to improve.

# leinster - Monday 18 July, 2016

Pro12 not enough for you? Here's who the provincial 'A' teams will meet in the B and I Cup this year

There’s a wealth of talent and entertainment to be seen below the senior level of Irish rugby.

# leinster - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Poll: Who do you think will win today's Leinster and Connacht finals? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win today's Leinster and Connacht finals?

Dublin, Westmeath, Roscommon and Galway all chase glory.

# leinster - Thursday 14 July, 2016

'You have to look at Dublin, they are probably the best team to grace a football field'

Westmeath are a little older and wiser as they face Dublin again.

# leinster - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Late Kilkenny rally beats Wexford in Leinster decider to set up All-Ireland final with Clare

Richie Leahy’s 1-1 proved crucial in a five-goal provincial decicer.

# leinster - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Kildare see off Meath to set up Leinster minor final clash with Laois

A fourth consecutive final awaits – the first time the county has managed that feat.

It's 25 years ago today since the GAA's most famous four-game saga ended

Kevin Foley and David Beggy were the scoring heroes on 6 July 1991.

# leinster - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

'I always felt, if I’m playing I’m going to make the difference' -- Luke Fitzgerald

We spoke with Luke Fitzgerald today about the next step after retirement and the ‘incredibly inflated’ self-belief he brought on to the field.

Two senior players return to Dublin team bidding for Leinster U21 title as Offaly make one change

O’Connor Park in Tullamore hosts tomorrow night’s game.

O'Driscoll hopes to see Leinster culture boosted by Henry's short stay

O’Driscoll hopes to see Henry usher in tools which ensure “mediocrity won’t be acceptable.”

# leinster - Monday 4 July, 2016

Do you agree with the Leinster and Munster final man-of-the-match awards?

Conor Fogarty and Paul Geaney got the nod from The Sunday Game judges.

# leinster - Friday 1 July, 2016

World Cup-winning coach Graham Henry to link up with Leinster as consultant this month

The man who brought the All Blacks to glory on home soil will pitch in with Leinster’s pre-season efforts.

'It's a great time to be playing with Dublin but success won't last forever' - O'Sullivan

The Kilmacud Crokes defender is trying to block out talk of Dublin being invincible.

# leinster - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Rassie v ROG, nothing to fear for Connacht and more talking points after the Champions Cup draw

The draw was more favourable to Irish provinces than last season.

ROG's Racing to take on Munster in Champions Cup, Connacht and Toulouse meet again

Here’s what the cornerstones of your province’s season will look like.

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