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Dublin: 19 °C Sunday 28 August, 2016


# 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.

# leinster - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Scarlets sign 24-year-old Irish lock Tadhg Beirne from Leinster

Beirne played four times for Leinster last season after graduating from the province’s academy.

# leinster - Monday 27 June, 2016

Here are the 24 key GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week

Kilkenny and Galway clash in a repeat of last year’s All-Ireland SHC final.

# leinster - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Cullen pays tribute to 'immense', 'brilliant athlete' Reddan ahead of final bow

‘When he came off the bench, you could feel the intensity going up,’ says Keith Earls.

Connacht among the five top seeds for next week's Champions Cup draw

The pool draws for the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup will take place in Neuchâtel on Wednesday.

# leinster - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Leinster to kick-off their pre-season with fixtures in Navan and Tallaght

Leinster have announced three pre-season matches ahead of the new campaign.

# leinster - Monday 20 June, 2016

Henshaw flies home to see knee specialist as Ireland regroup to go 'full steam'

Joe Schmidt’s squad went for a dip in the Indian Ocean this morning as they recovered ahead of next Saturday’s big third Test.

# leinster - Monday 13 June, 2016

Here are the 16 key GAA fixtures to look out for this week

Sunday’s battle between Limerick and Tipperary will take centre stage.

# leinster - Saturday 11 June, 2016

As it happened: Kilkenny v Dublin, Leinster senior hurling semi-final

Who’s going to advance to the decider from tonight’s clash in Portlaoise?

# leinster - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

'My mother got a letter in the post one day and she actually started crying'

Joe Sheridan recalls the 2010 Leinster final controversy ahead of next Sunday’s Meath-Louth clash.

# leinster - Monday 6 June, 2016

Here are the 11 key GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week

All-Ireland hurling champions Kilkenny make their 2016 bow next Saturday.

# leinster - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Analysis: Brains overcame brawn for Connacht in scrum battle with Leinster

Leinster were dominant at the scrum, but Connacht were smarter.

# leinster - Monday 30 May, 2016

Relive all the highlights from Connacht's memorable Pro12 final victory Champions This post contains videos

Relive all the highlights from Connacht's memorable Pro12 final victory

How the men from the west became the Pro12′s best.

# leinster - Saturday 28 May, 2016

As it happened: Connacht v Leinster, Guinness Pro12 final

We were live from Murrayfield as the two Irish provinces locked horns with silverware on the line.

# leinster - Friday 27 May, 2016

Stop Sexton, Connacht's fitting finale and more talking points ahead of the Pro12 Grand Final

We’re all set up for a thrilling Pro12 final. Is an upset possible?

Analysis: Two impressive scrums will make for an intriguing Pro12 final

Both Leinster and Connacht are tough to get the better of at scrumtime.

Injury keeps Nacewa out of Pro12 fnal, but Rob Kearney returns just in time

The fullback was struggling with an ankle injury since the final day win over Treviso, but was named in Ireland’s squad for South Africa this week.

Pat Lam names Connacht side aiming to deliver the Guinness Pro12 title

They take on Leinster in tomorrow’s final at Murrayfield, in case you hadn’t heard.

# leinster - Thursday 26 May, 2016

'The lad is a superstar... we're going to see one of the best players in England'

Worcester Warriors director of rugby Dean Ryan has high hopes for incoming Leinster centre Ben Te’o.

# leinster - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Leinster prepared to be big bad wolf to scupper Connacht fairytale

“By all accounts, everyone outside Leinster is supporting Connacht,” so someone has to be the bad guy.

# leinster - Monday 23 May, 2016

'That’s all it was, proving a point. There’s still a final': Leinster not ready to ease up after Ulster

‘Embarrassment showed in our performance,’ says loosehead Jack McGrath.

Back three boost for Leinster as Nacewa gets all clear, Kearney returns to training

The fantastic captain had an x-ray on his arm after Friday’s win over Ulster.

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