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Dublin: 11 °C Friday 4 September, 2015

#Rob Kearney

# rob-kearney - Today’s News


# rob-kearney - Yesterday’s News

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.

Ireland players ‘fearful’ as Schmidt ponders changes for Scotland trip

Ireland have reported a clean bill of health following their disappointing defeat in Cardiff.

# rob-kearney - Sunday 1 March, 2015

‘We’re animals, we’re greedy’ – Kearney still hungry at 60-cap milestone

We caught up with the Ireland fullback ahead of this evening’s crucial Six Nations clash with England.

# rob-kearney - Saturday 14 February, 2015

‘It’s unlikely one man is going to stop him’ – Kearney on Bastareaud

The Ireland fullback has outlined the various threats the French backline poses today in Dublin.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Jamie Heaslip never tired of learning from the world’s great ‘outliers’

From the Rock to Rob Kearney, Ferriss to Phelps. The Ireland number eight chews through any insight that can help his game.

# rob-kearney - 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.

# rob-kearney - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Dundalk’s title and boxing medals – Louth’s 2014 sporting highlights

Also, Rob Kearney signed a new contract with the IRFU and there was a silver medal for cyclist Eve McCrystal.

# rob-kearney - Monday 15 December, 2014’s Irish XV of the fourth Champions Cup weekend

It was a decidedly mixed weekend for the provinces in Champions Cup action.

# rob-kearney - Friday 5 December, 2014

Kearney, Madigan, Fitzgerald all start as Leinster make 10 changes for Quins

Strong Leinster side boosted by returning Irish internationals.

# rob-kearney - Monday 24 November, 2014

Here’s’s November Tests Team of the Week

There is a healthy Irish representation after their win against Australia.

# rob-kearney - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Sexton, Kearney and D’Arcy all set for return-to-play protocols

Conor Murray also underwent a Head Injury Assessment during the clash with Australia yesterday.

One person didn’t look too impressed by Rob Kearney’s drop goal attempt High Standards This post contains videos

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Rob Kearney pleased with new and improved ‘stress free’ IRFU contract negotiations

The Leinster and Ireland fullback says he had no reason to want to leave and so sorted his contract with minimal fuss.

IRFU secure Leinster’s Rob Kearney on new three-year deal

The 28-year-old fullback remains a key player under Joe Schmidt and Matt O’Connor.

# rob-kearney - Friday 7 November, 2014

‘They’re big lads’ – Kearney excited to play off Henshaw and Payne pairing

The Ireland fullback points to the importance of the kick chase this weekend against South Africa.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Ross a vital figure for Ireland against the Boks as Ah You waits in the wings

The 34-year-old tighthead prop has proven his fitness to start against Heyneke Meyer’s men.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Positive progress for IRFU in re-contracting top players as Schmidt focuses on November

‘We have opened negotiations with all the players who are coming off national contracts.’

# rob-kearney - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Leinster fullback Kearney: ‘I expect a very different Munster this week’

The Ireland international believes being written off suits Anthony Foley’s men perfectly.

# rob-kearney - Friday 3 October, 2014

Analysis: Breakdown speed key for Leinster against Munster’s slowing strength

Matt O’Connor’s men are at their very best when they clear out rucks swiftly and accurately.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 2 October, 2014

‘It’s a dark enough place’ – Kearney feels for O’Brien after latest injury blow

Leinster will look to the likes of Rhys Ruddock to fill the potential ball-carrying deficit created by injuries to O’Brien and Cian Healy.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Rob Kearney ran into a brick wall last Friday night

Connacht’s Dave McSharry dumped the fullback on his arse at the Sportsground.

# rob-kearney - Friday 5 September, 2014

From “Are you a control freak?” – Enda Kenny answers tough questions from the Moone Boy kid Grilled

“Are you a control freak?” – Enda Kenny answers tough questions from the Moone Boy kid

Did you ever flush your sandwiches down the toilet, Taoiseach? Well, did you?

# rob-kearney - Friday 29 August, 2014

Pre-season training just ain’t what it used to be for rugby players

Rob Kearney points out how shorter, sharper sessions are better for everyone.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Rob Kearney burned One Direction’s Niall Horan bad on Twitter today

And we thought they were besties.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Leinster’s new European jersey has navy and gold stripes on the front

Canterbury have come up with a fresh idea for the eastern province’s 2014/15 kit.

# rob-kearney - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Rob Kearney: The days of ‘It’s just a knock, I’ll be fine’ are gone

The Leinster and Ireland fullback talks player welfare and life beyond rugby after his first year as IRUPA chairman.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 29 May, 2014

‘Imitation is the best form of flattery’ – Kearney ready for Leinster-esque Warriors

‘Any time you play in a season and you don’t win trophies, it is a failure.’

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