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Dublin: 4 °C Thursday 26 March, 2015


# leinster - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

12 of the best pics from all today’s schools rugby action

Roscrea, Rockwell and RBAI triumphed in their respective competitions.

# leinster - Friday 13 March, 2015

From ever-present to outsider — Dave Kearney working hard to get back in the picture with Ireland

The Leinster man admits it has been a frustrating experience watching Ireland defend the Six Nations without him.

# leinster - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Ireland U20 prospect Loughman eager to deliver ball to talented backline

The former Athy, Árdscoil na Tríonóide and Blackrock man is enjoying his first U20 Six Nations.

# leinster - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Wexford’s Good Counsel lifted the Leinster senior football colleges title today

Good Counsel saw off St Mary’s Edenderry in the decider.

# leinster - Thursday 5 March, 2015

From Business ETC Lack of office space a real headache for companies looking to set up shop New Gaff

Lack of office space a real headache for companies looking to set up shop

And for the office space already there, the price is going keep going up and up.

# leinster - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Wallace back from cruciate injury as Meath U21s name 6 seniors for Westmeath game

The teams meet at the quarter-final stage in Leinster tomorrow night in Navan.

# leinster - Monday 2 March, 2015

Connacht’s half-century and the rest of the Pro12 action you missed because the Six Nations was on

There’s only so much rugby you can fit into a weekend. So here’s some bonus Monday footage.

# leinster - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Ruddock returns for Leinster as Humphreys becomes Ulster centurion

These two provinces are in action against Welsh opposition tomorrow.

# leinster - Monday 23 February, 2015

‘I kind of ran away from it initially’ – Fogarty fronts up on concussion issue

The former Leinster hooker says players are ‘never going to want to come off’ after knocks to the head.

# leinster - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Leinster boss dismisses reports linking Kane Douglas with a return to Australia

Matt O’Connor also confirmed that Ruddock, McFadden and Te’o could return to action on Sunday.

Fancy a gawk around Leinster’s gym? Come with us…

Leinster’s head of fitness Daniel Tobin talks us through a regular day under the roof of their shiny new facility.

# leinster - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Injury doubt Heaslip on track to feature for Ireland against Italy

The 31-year-old number eight is recovering from a shoulder injury.

# leinster - Monday 2 February, 2015

‘People in Ireland love giving out’: O’Brien has his say on ‘unfair’ criticism of Leinster

The flanker thinks it’s “a load of shite” that Matt O’Connor has been the target of so much flak.

# leinster - Friday 30 January, 2015

Here’s what the redeveloped RDS will look like after its €20 million makeover

The new Anglesea Stand will bring Leinster’s home up to a 25,000 capacity.

Wolfhounds relieved to have ‘X-factor’ of returning O’Brien on their side

The back row’s Leinster teammates came up with an unkind nickname during the early stages of his injury.

# leinster - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Another inter-provincial switch in the books as John Cooney signs full-time for Connacht

The province have also committed academy products Jack Carty and Caolin Blade to new two-year deals.

# leinster - Monday 26 January, 2015

‘In Dublin, we’re good enough to beat anyone’ – Leinster confident in home draw

‘The group has total confidence in their ability to be as good as anyone,’ says head coach Matt O’Connor.

# leinster - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Leinster guaranteed home quarter-final as Toulouse fall in Montpellier

Bath produced a hard-fought win over Glasgow to top pool 4 and they will likely face Leinster in Dublin in the knock-out stages.

Fitzgerald in outstanding form with Six Nations fast approaching

Leinster’s outside centre put in a superb defensive display against Wasps.

# leinster - Saturday 24 January, 2015

Here’s what Leinster need to claim a home Champions Cup quarter-final

Sunday lunchtime should never be this stressful.

Madigan: ‘There have been times when I’ve thought I’m better than I actually was’

The Leinster man sat down with The42 to talk about his work with sports psychologist Enda McNulty.

‘It’s what European rugby’s all about’: Heaslip relishing intensity of pool decider with Wasps

Jamie Heaslip speaks briefly about his shoulder (and breakfast plans) before today’s crunch tie.

# leinster - Friday 23 January, 2015

Pressure? Leinster comfortable in control of their own Champions Cup destiny

Leinster can simplify their passage to the knockout stages and that has Matt O’Connor seeming remarkably chilled out.

# leinster - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

They saved me from retirement: Reddan reels back the years ahead of Wasps clash

The 34-year-old admits he feels ‘indebted’ to the Premiership club, with whom he won a Heineken Cup and Premiership.

# leinster - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Healy and O’Brien could make injury return for Wolfhounds, but won’t face Wasps

However, Leinster say they hope to have them in harness when the Dragons visit in mid February.

Versatile Ireland-capped prop Bent proving his value to Leinster

The 28-year-old has proven himself at loosehead in the absence of Cian Healy and Jack McGrath.

# leinster - Monday 19 January, 2015

Leinster remain hopeful of Healy or O’Brien involvement against Wasps

Captain Jamie Heaslip is suffering no ill effects after a ‘bit of a bang’ on the shoulder against Castres.

# leinster - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Wins for Galway and Wexford in Walsh Cup

The Kehoe Cup also got under way today.

# leinster - Saturday 17 January, 2015

‘Luxury’ of early bonus has Leinster in rude health for pool decider

Matt O’Connor was holding some of his players back for Wasps.

# leinster - Friday 16 January, 2015

Roux buying into Connacht’s culture but has great memories of Leinster

The 24-year-old lock qualifies to play for Ireland later this year.

# leinster - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Schmidt ‘doesn’t have any say’ in whether Leinster select Madigan at 10

Meanwhile, Matt O’Connor says Jack McGrath has ‘learned the lesson’ from his suspension for stamping.

‘The Wolverine blood kicked in’ – Heaslip good to go for Leinster

The Ireland number eight and Leinster captain says he’s fit to play against Castres on Saturday.

# leinster - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Six weeks for Hoeta’s high tackle on Kearney but no Leinster appeal on McGrath ban

The Cardiff Blues lock has been suspended for the dangerous hit on Leinster’s fullback.

Ruck speed remains Leinster’s lifeblood but wastefulness in 22 is an issue

Hooker Sean Cronin details how Matt O’Connor’s side can be more prolific in the ‘red zone’.

# leinster - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Competition for Ireland wings heats up as Kearney finds feet with Leinster

Having not played for Ireland since last year’s Six Nations, Kearney is overdue an international cap.

# leinster - Monday 12 January, 2015

Leinster wary of wounded animal as focus turns to weakened Castres

The French side were hammered by Stade Français over the weekend.

Leinster captain Jamie Heaslip an injury doubt for visit of Castres

The Ireland number eight suffered a shoulder injury two weekends ago against Ulster.

# leinster - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Ex-Leinster prop O’Connell driven in pursuit of promotion with Bristol

The strongly-backed Championship club are benefiting from the 24-year-old’s dynamic performances.

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