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#Denis Leamy

# denis-leamy - Saturday 25 March, 2017

'There were regrets, but looking back on the great days is a big comfort'

Former Munster and Ireland back row Denis Leamy has enjoyed success as head coach of Clonmel RFC.

# denis-leamy - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Denis Leamy leads Clonmel to remarkable Munster three-in-a-row

A victory against Abbeyfeale saw the club claim another Junior League Division 1 title.

# denis-leamy - Friday 24 February, 2017

'I've heard it said by a few English players that some of them felt uneasy before kick-off'

Denis Leamy on ‘getting into the guts’ of Jonny Wilkinson and a ‘perfect day’ in 2007.

# denis-leamy - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

From rugby success to an All-Ireland winning hurling role - 'He's a Munster and Irish legend'

Tipp defender Cathal Barrett on Denis Leamy’s influence on the Premier.

# denis-leamy - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: McIlroy disses Olympic golf, money talks for Pelle and all today's sport

Elsewhere, Dan Martin remains on Chris Froome’s tail and Thierry Henry has chosen Sky Sports over Arsenal.

Two-time Heineken Cup winner with Munster joins Tipperary backroom team

Tipperary boss Michael Ryan has confirmed Denis Leamy is a part of his coaching staff.

# denis-leamy - Thursday 17 March, 2016

'This is the first time in a while Scotland have players that can really hurt us'

Leamy wants big-game battle from Ireland’s emerging back-row to counteract Vern Cotter’s improving side

# denis-leamy - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

'I don't think Australia and South Africa would be teams that Ireland fear anymore'

Former Ireland international Denis Leamy is predicting a successful World Cup campaign.

# denis-leamy - Sunday 13 September, 2015

'For a lot of that season and for a long time, I had a bit of a f**k-you mentality'

Ireland’s Jamie Heaslip tells us about the experience of missing out on the 2007 World Cup.

# denis-leamy - Thursday 27 August, 2015

'Eddie's shown a huge amount of courage and bravery, he's been an inspiration'

Former Ireland international rugby star Denis Leamy is in awe of his first cousin Eddie Connolly, who is battling cancer.

# denis-leamy - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Munster legend Leamy's Clonmel miss out on magnificent double

Shannon were crowned Junior Cup champions as the Tipp club relinquished their crown.

# denis-leamy - Thursday 6 February, 2014

'People will mention ROG but Axel deserves Munster job' - David Wallace

The former Munster and Ireland flanker believes ‘Axel’ is in prime position to be named Rob Penney’s successor.

# denis-leamy - Monday 2 July, 2012

Denis Leamy joins the coaching set-up at Young Munster

The 30-year-old former Ireland and Munster star will help to train the Division 1A side’s forwards next season.

# denis-leamy - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Opinion: Predictions and brave words fall by the wayside after merciless mauling

The Grand Slam team of 2009 are well and truly a distant memory after Ireland’s record defeat.

# denis-leamy - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

I didn't want to risk playing on - Leamy

The 30-year-old has said he is likely to need a hip replacement at some stage in the future.

Cold blooded: No room for sentiment as Healy prepares for final push

The loose head was tight lipped about offering commiserations, preferring to keep his eyes on the prize.

# denis-leamy - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Final whistle: Hip injury forces Leamy retirement

Munster and Ireland back-row Denis Leamy has announced his retirement at the age of 30.

# denis-leamy - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Earls and Leamy both pen extensions to Munster deals

The Irish internationals will be plying their respective trades at Thomond Park until 2014 at the earliest.

# denis-leamy - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Sherry back on the training ground with Munster

Munster say that they won’t rush Mike Sherry back to action as the hooker returns to full training today.

# denis-leamy - Monday 9 January, 2012

Thinning out: Ireland's back row resources are set to be tested

With the Six Nations less than a month away injuries are starting to hit Declan Kidney’s squad hard, who will he ask to step up?

The Morning Score: Monday

Start the week the right way… ahead of the game.

# denis-leamy - Sunday 8 January, 2012

D'Arcy and Sexton to undergo tests, Leamy to miss 6N campaign

There was good and bad news for Ireland on the injury front on Sunday, with the Leinster duo set to feature next weekend.

# denis-leamy - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Munster name Zebo in squad for Scarlets trip

Thomond Park wing finished yesterday’s training session at the University of Limerick on crutches after he went over on an ankle.

# denis-leamy - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Back to business: Irish rugby stars set to return for Munster

Ronan O’Gara, Paul O’Connell and Conor Murray will all start against Aironi tomorrow evening.

# denis-leamy - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Best stays in - for now - as Kidney names unchanged side for Wales

Declan Kidney names an unchanged side from the one that beat Italy – with Conor Murray staying put with O’Gara at half-back.

# denis-leamy - Friday 30 September, 2011

O'Gara gets the nod for Ireland's big Italian job

Declan Kidney’s side to face Italy has eight changes from Russia – but only two from the side that took the scalp of Australia.

# denis-leamy - Friday 23 September, 2011

Shane Jennings' World Cup diary: part two

The Leinster man is focused on keeping Ireland World Cup dream on track as they prepare for Russia this weekend.

Leo takes the armband as Kidney rings changes for Russia clash

Several big names are rested ahead of Ireland’s final pool clash with Italy, with five changes in the back line alone.

# denis-leamy - Thursday 15 September, 2011

FAQ: How good is Aussie out-half Quade Cooper?

Ahead of Saturday’s game, it seems that everybody has an opinion on the Wallabies’ talented 10. What’s yours?

# denis-leamy - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

Reddan gets the nod as Sexton keeps his starting spot

Declan Kidney opts for a Leinster mid-field pairing, as Cian Healy, Rob Kearney and Seán O’Brien all return to face the Wallabies.

# denis-leamy - Friday 9 September, 2011

Murray a surprise feature in Ireland's World Cup opener

Conor Murray gets the nod over Eoin Reddan at scrum-half, as Declan Kidney names his starting fifteen to face the US on Sunday.

# denis-leamy - Monday 22 August, 2011

In pictures: meet your Rugby World Cup squad Family Album This post contains images

In pictures: meet your Rugby World Cup squad

Declan Kidney has named his panel for the trip to New Zealand next month. Here’s who’s packing the travel adapter.

# denis-leamy - Friday 17 June, 2011

Holidays are over, lads - Kidney names side for summer training camps

Next stop New Zealand as Ireland’s rugby stars gear up for September’s trip to the southern hemisphere.

# denis-leamy - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Stringer and Leamy back in for Munster

Ireland pair named in squad ahead of clash with Newport-Gwent Dragons this weekend.

# denis-leamy - Thursday 10 February, 2011

'We took a hiding over there': Ireland stars eye revenge ahead of France showdown Six Nations This post contains videos

'We took a hiding over there': Ireland stars eye revenge ahead of France showdown

Sexton, Heaslip, Flannery and others share their thoughts on the visit of the French for the first Six Nations game at the new Lansdowne Road stadium.

# denis-leamy - Saturday 29 January, 2011

The week in pictures… Snap Happy This post contains images

The week in pictures…

Strike a pose. Here’s how the last seven days developed.