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Dublin: 11 °C Saturday 22 October, 2016

#Rob Kearney

# rob-kearney - Monday 12 September, 2016

Another setback for Rob Kearney as knee injury sidelines Leinster fullback

The 30-year-old is waiting on the results of medical tests on his knee.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Joe Schmidt rejects notion he is picking Ireland players on reputation

The Kiwi explained that implementing a Connacht-esque game plan would be difficult.

# rob-kearney - Monday 11 April, 2016

'Hopefully I'm over the worst of it' - Kearney returns to boost Leinster's Pro12 push

The Ireland international has been plagued by a chronic hamstring injury this season.

# rob-kearney - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Kearney, Healy and Reddan likely to come into mix for Scotland clash

Joe Schmidt says other players put their hands up in the win over Italy.

# rob-kearney - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Kearney injury may open door for McCloskey to continue in midfield

With the Leinster man struggling with injury, Jared Payne is a strong option at fullback.

# rob-kearney - Sunday 28 February, 2016

‘You can’t always be riding the crest of a wave’ – Schmidt’s Ireland in transition

Ireland have a fortnight to pick themselves up before facing Italy in Dublin.

# rob-kearney - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

‘It’s unfair to say rugby is unsustainable but it is a worry and an issue’

Rob Kearney insists the attitude among players towards concussion has changed but more work is needed.

# rob-kearney - Friday 5 February, 2016

Ireland hope to welcome O’Brien and Kearney back to full training next week

Rob Kearney is expected to join the squad on Tuesday, “at the latest Thursday”.

O’Brien and Kearney set to be ruled out of Ireland’s clash with Wales

The experienced pair have been struggling with hamstring problems this week.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Rob Kearney: Win over Toulon can ‘give people a reason to be excited about Leinster again’

The fullback is realistic about Leinster’s slim chance of qualifying from Pool 5.

# rob-kearney - Friday 4 December, 2015

No Sexton, but Kearney is back – Leinster change 8 for Glasgow trip

Leo Cullen’s side looking to make it five-in-a-row in the Pro12.

# rob-kearney - Friday 27 November, 2015

Rob Kearney has been ruled out of tonight’s Leinster match

Isa Nacewa starts at full-back instead against Ulster.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Leinster’s fullback problems persist as Nacewa and Kearney sit out training

Cian Healy looks scooter-tastic though.

# rob-kearney - Monday 9 November, 2015

Hamstring makes Rob Kearney a ‘major doubt’ for Leinster’s clash with Wasps

However, there’s good news in relation to Luke Fitzgerald and Ben Te’o.

# rob-kearney - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Analysis: Robbie Henshaw dominates midfield to lead for Ireland

The 22-year-old’s exceptional performance last weekend bodes well before the Argentina clash.

# rob-kearney - Sunday 11 October, 2015

Check out the highlights from Ireland’s incredible victory against France Relive The Drama This post contains videos

Check out the highlights from Ireland’s incredible victory against France

Relive the drama again and again and again…

# rob-kearney - Saturday 10 October, 2015

‘My dad used to give me a bit of cash every month just to get me through’

Les Bleus fullback Scott Spedding has developed a true passion for his adopted nation.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Scan brings good news for Kearney as Earls is cleared to face Italy

Last night’s MRI showed only a minor strain so he will join Robbie Henshaw and Keith Earls in contention for this weekend’s squad.

# rob-kearney - Monday 28 September, 2015

Ireland’s Kearney in doubt for Italy clash as he gets set for glute scan

Robbie Henshaw will be back in full training this week and is available for the weekend.

# rob-kearney - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Rob Kearney put on ice after straining glute to score try

Schmidt says Keith Earls passed his pitch-side concussion test and has no problem.

Keith Earls stakes his claim as Ireland cruise past Romania

Keith Earls sparkled in London while Tommy Bowe hit back at his critics.

# rob-kearney - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Rob Kearney made three tackles in just eight seconds at the World Cup

The fullback was evidently fired up for his return from a knee injury.

# rob-kearney - Monday 21 September, 2015

‘Athletically, he’s definitely kicked on’ – Rob Kearney happy to see Dave thrive

The 26-year-old looks like an entirely different physical proposition this season.

# rob-kearney - Monday 14 September, 2015

Ireland issue clean bill of health with Healy, Murray and Sexton cleared to play

Simon Zebo and Rob Kearney are also back in full training to complete Joe Schmidt’s full compliment of 31.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Schmidt’s Ireland train in the RDS with fullback Kearney on fringes

Harrison Brewer, Josh van der Flier and Dave McSharry were part of Ireland’s session.

# rob-kearney - Monday 7 September, 2015

Ireland keeping Rob Kearney on ‘moderated’ training schedule

Jonathan Sexton and Simon Zebo, meanwhile, are showing no ill effects after they cramped up in London.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Zebo gets nod at fullback as Schmidt stresses that Rob Kearney is fit 15

Zebo gets nod at fullback as Schmidt stresses that Rob Kearney is fit

It had been expected that Kearney would line out at the back for Ireland against England.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Fitzgerald at 13 as Schmidt brings back Ireland frontliners for Wales

Paul O’Connell, Johnny Sexton, Conor Murray, Peter O’Mahony and Rob Kearney all return.

# rob-kearney - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

‘Mentally tougher’ Ireland won’t fall into complacency trap — Rob Kearney

The fullback is adamant the world’s second-ranked side cannot afford to rest on their laurels.

# rob-kearney - Sunday 10 May, 2015

# rob-kearney - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Composure key to Ulster’s quick turnaround against Leinster — Rory Best

The hooker praised the attitude and belief built between the province’s players and coaching staff.

‘Credit to Ulster, they wore us down’ – Leinster coach O’Connor

Ulster’s home fuelled motivation combined with Leinster fatigue made it a rough night for the champions.

# rob-kearney - Friday 24 April, 2015

Curtain closing on Leinster’s season and more talking points from Ravenhill

Along with man of the match Iain Henderson, Paddy Jackson was critical to putting Ulster top of the table.

Henderson helps Ulster inflict painful defeat on Leinster

Ulster scored 26 unanswered points after trailing 10 -0 early on.

As it happened: Ulster v Leinster, Pro12

We were in Ravenhill to bring you through this crucial inter-pro minute-by-minute.

A tale of two provinces as Leinster attempt to save season away to Ulster

The hosts in Belfast have trophies on their mind, but they too need three wins to help them along the way.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

No point comparing Leinster to 2012 vintage, everything has changed — Rob Kearney

The fullback says his side must keep evolving to challenge the threats from the Top 14.

# rob-kearney - Saturday 18 April, 2015

# rob-kearney - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Rob Kearney enjoyed the hot weather as much as you! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring James O’Donoghue, Dietmar Hamann and Shane Lowry

# rob-kearney - Monday 16 March, 2015

Rob Kearney: Ireland won’t be focusing on points difference against Scotland

The 28-year-old full-back insists all thoughts will be on beating their upcoming opponents.

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