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#Devin Toner

# devin-toner - Saturday 27 March, 2021

‘This just shows we can win ugly – we can win an arm wrestle’
# Champs
# Champs

‘This just shows we can win ugly – we can win an arm wrestle’

Mar 27th 2021, 7:41 PM 10,323 Views 50 Comments

Man of the match Jack Conan paid tribute to Leinster’s squad as they win a fourth straight Pro14 title.

'Nobody here expected Devin to go off and be what he has become'
# Record Breaker
# Record Breaker

'Nobody here expected Devin to go off and be what he has become'

Mar 27th 2021, 10:00 AM 36,879 Views 14 Comments

As a young man, Devin Toner never quite appeared destined for sporting greatness.

# devin-toner - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Devin Toner set to become Leinster's most capped player of all-time
# Big Dev
# Big Dev

Devin Toner set to become Leinster's most capped player of all-time

Mar 23rd 2021, 6:15 AM 8,343 Views 4 Comments

The 34-year-old is currently level with Gordon D’Arcy.

# devin-toner - Friday 19 March, 2021

Dev strikes the right Tone as he equals D'Arcy's appearance record
# History Maker
# History Maker

Dev strikes the right Tone as he equals D'Arcy's appearance record

Mar 19th 2021, 6:09 AM 4,924 Views 6 Comments

The Leinster lock will make his 261st appearance for his home province this evening.

# devin-toner - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Toner to equal Leinster's all-time appearance record as Cullen names team for Ospreys
# Pro14
# Pro14

Toner to equal Leinster's all-time appearance record as Cullen names team for Ospreys

Mar 18th 2021, 12:25 PM 8,497 Views 8 Comments

Head coach Leo Cullen has opted for a number of new combinations in his team.

# devin-toner - Friday 11 December, 2020

Toner 'at peace' if Ireland's call doesn't come again
# Big Dev
# Big Dev

Toner 'at peace' if Ireland's call doesn't come again

Dec 11th 2020, 8:22 AM 7,612 Views 11 Comments

‘If someone gets injured, would you pick the 34-year-old who has 70 caps or give the young guy a chance?’

# devin-toner - Monday 2 November, 2020

250-cap lock Devin Toner continues to 'nurture' Leinster's young guns
# Influence
# Influence

250-cap lock Devin Toner continues to 'nurture' Leinster's young guns

Nov 2nd 2020, 5:00 AM 9,014 Views 7 Comments

The 34-year-old remains a key part of the set-up alongside fellow veteran Scott Fardy.

# devin-toner - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

James Ryan's injury a big blow but Leinster have second row depth to cope
# Key Man
# Key Man

James Ryan's injury a big blow but Leinster have second row depth to cope

Aug 4th 2020, 12:28 PM 7,929 Views 11 Comments

21-year-old Ryan Baird will be hoping for opportunities when rugby gets back underway.

# devin-toner - Sunday 23 February, 2020

'Any time that you are able to lift a trophy for your country is huge'
# Triple Crown
# Triple Crown

'Any time that you are able to lift a trophy for your country is huge'

Feb 23rd 2020, 7:00 AM 14,709 Views 19 Comments

Ireland are on the hunt for a Triple Crown against England at Twickenham today.

# devin-toner - Saturday 22 February, 2020

'It means the world to me' - Toner set for first Ireland start since World Cup omission
# Big Dev
# Big Dev

'It means the world to me' - Toner set for first Ireland start since World Cup omission

Feb 22nd 2020, 2:15 PM 5,645 Views 6 Comments

The 33-year-old thought his Test career was over when he was left out of last year’s trip to Japan.

# devin-toner - Friday 21 February, 2020

'Dev had a big setback at a bad time for him but he has bounced back well'
# Comeback
# Comeback

'Dev had a big setback at a bad time for him but he has bounced back well'

Feb 21st 2020, 3:13 PM 8,931 Views 7 Comments

Leinster man Devin Toner starts for Ireland on Sunday against England as Iain Henderson drops out.

Toner to start against England with Henderson ruled out due to family reasons
# Change
# Change

Toner to start against England with Henderson ruled out due to family reasons

Feb 21st 2020, 1:24 PM 32,046 Views 64 Comments

Ultan Dillane has been added to the Ireland bench for Sunday afternoon’s game at Twickenham.

# devin-toner - Monday 3 February, 2020

'To see the support that the country gave me was really good' - Toner
# Big Dev
# Big Dev

'To see the support that the country gave me was really good' - Toner

Feb 3rd 2020, 1:00 AM 8,411 Views 10 Comments

33-year-old Devin Toner was warmly received by Ireland fans on his return.

# devin-toner - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

James Ryan plus one - Toner returns to compete in Ireland's lock stocks
# Depth Chart
# Depth Chart

James Ryan plus one - Toner returns to compete in Ireland's lock stocks

Jan 22nd 2020, 7:00 PM 13,466 Views 27 Comments

Iain Henderson and Ultan Dillane are the other two second rows in Andy Farrell’s Ireland squad.

# devin-toner - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Kearney double helps Leinster sweep aside Lyon
# Dangerous Dave
# Dangerous Dave

Kearney double helps Leinster sweep aside Lyon

Jan 12th 2020, 3:01 PM 29,130 Views 28 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side scored six tries as they moved one step closer to securing top seed for the quarter-finals.

# devin-toner - Monday 9 December, 2019

'Dev has been fantastic... you can see that he wants back into the national squad'
# Pillars Of Success
# Pillars Of Success

'Dev has been fantastic... you can see that he wants back into the national squad'

Dec 9th 2019, 5:00 AM 7,767 Views 42 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side are thriving thanks to the presence of in-form men all over the pitch.

# devin-toner - Friday 27 September, 2019

Toner, Kearney and Byrne start as Leinster kick off new season in Treviso
# Bread And Butter
# Bread And Butter

Toner, Kearney and Byrne start as Leinster kick off new season in Treviso

Sep 27th 2019, 12:26 PM 8,662 Views 9 Comments

The champions begin the new season with a blend of youth and experience.

# devin-toner - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Toner set to feature for Leinster in Pro14 opener away at Benetton
# Pro14
# Pro14

Toner set to feature for Leinster in Pro14 opener away at Benetton

Sep 25th 2019, 6:00 AM 7,596 Views 11 Comments

Ross Byrne and Dave Kearney are also in line to be involved in Italy this weekend after missing out on the World Cup.

# devin-toner - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Only way for Toner to get over RWC omission is to 'play the house down'
# Back On The Horse
# Back On The Horse

Only way for Toner to get over RWC omission is to 'play the house down'

Sep 19th 2019, 7:47 AM 7,878 Views 9 Comments

Leo Cullen feels Devin Toner’s pain. But there’s not much time to lick the wounds.

# devin-toner - Monday 2 September, 2019

Schmidt deviates from the presumed plan with World Cup surprises
# Debate
# Debate

Schmidt deviates from the presumed plan with World Cup surprises

Sep 2nd 2019, 8:00 PM 21,056 Views 32 Comments

The Ireland head coach has named an athletic squad for the tests ahead in Japan.

Overlooking lineout chief Toner a high-risk selection call for Schmidt
# The Chosen 31
# The Chosen 31

Overlooking lineout chief Toner a high-risk selection call for Schmidt

Sep 2nd 2019, 3:36 PM 13,114 Views 56 Comments

The Ireland head coach hopes Iain Henderson will step up in Japan.

Devin Toner left out as Schmidt confirms Ireland's World Cup squad
# CONFIRMED
# CONFIRMED

Devin Toner left out as Schmidt confirms Ireland's World Cup squad

Sep 2nd 2019, 1:01 PM 60,205 Views 132 Comments

Jean Kleyn will travel as one of the second row options, while Munster’s Chris Farrell is included.

Toner set to miss out as Schmidt makes tough World Cup squad decisions
# Big Calls
# Big Calls

Toner set to miss out as Schmidt makes tough World Cup squad decisions

Sep 2nd 2019, 9:52 AM 65,492 Views 130 Comments

Luke McGrath appears to have edged out Kieran Marmion in the scrum-half spots.

# devin-toner - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Toner returning to full fitness for career's final big stretch
# Lock Stock
# Lock Stock

Toner returning to full fitness for career's final big stretch

Jun 26th 2019, 6:00 PM 6,968 Views 13 Comments

The second row hopes to soon be back in full training ahead of what he expects to be his last World Cup.

'It's not what we do': Toner laments post-Pro14 final incidents, but backs culture to hold firm
# Leinster
# Leinster

'It's not what we do': Toner laments post-Pro14 final incidents, but backs culture to hold firm

Jun 26th 2019, 1:37 PM 9,227 Views 53 Comments

Apologies have been made for two high-profile incidents at Leinster events last month.

# devin-toner - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Toner's injury the only concern for Cullen's Leinster ahead of Pro14 final
# Injury Update
# Injury Update

Toner's injury the only concern for Cullen's Leinster ahead of Pro14 final

May 18th 2019, 6:24 PM 7,553 Views 19 Comments

The second row was forced off close to half-time at the RDS this afternoon.

# devin-toner - Friday 17 May, 2019

'It's weird coming back in not having a medal in the back pocket'
# Reset
# Reset

'It's weird coming back in not having a medal in the back pocket'

May 17th 2019, 6:30 AM 6,306 Views 15 Comments

While the disappointment of Newcastle still lingers, Devin Toner hopes to help Leinster move on at the RDS tomorrow.

# devin-toner - Monday 8 April, 2019

Leinster's Johnny Sexton on track to recover for Toulouse semi-final
# Injury Update
# Injury Update

Leinster's Johnny Sexton on track to recover for Toulouse semi-final

Apr 8th 2019, 1:39 PM 5,959 Views 15 Comments

The 33-year-old will increase his training load this week after a quad injury.

# devin-toner - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Toner and Ringrose ruled out of Ireland's clash with Scotland
# 6 Nations
# 6 Nations

Toner and Ringrose ruled out of Ireland's clash with Scotland

Feb 5th 2019, 2:07 PM 24,385 Views 87 Comments

Scrum coach Greg Feek hopes to have Keith Earls fit for Murrayfield.

# devin-toner - Thursday 31 January, 2019

Lineout leader Devin Toner remains a key figure for Schmidt's Ireland
# Caller
# Caller

Lineout leader Devin Toner remains a key figure for Schmidt's Ireland

Jan 31st 2019, 9:05 AM 6,244 Views 18 Comments

The 32-year-old is a specialist when it comes to the set-piece.

# devin-toner - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Leinster's McGrath to miss Six Nations, Patterson registered for Europe
# Sidelined
# Sidelined

Leinster's McGrath to miss Six Nations, Patterson registered for Europe

Jan 15th 2019, 1:29 PM 12,174 Views 32 Comments

The 25-year-old has been cruelly denied a place in Joe Schmidt’s Ireland squad.

# devin-toner - Thursday 6 December, 2018

'Joe is the coach who has picked me over my career. I wouldn’t be here without him'
# Big Dev
# Big Dev

'Joe is the coach who has picked me over my career. I wouldn’t be here without him'

Dec 6th 2018, 12:02 PM 33,712 Views 14 Comments

Devin Toner has been one of Joe Schmidt’s most reliable performers in his eight years in Irish rugby.

# devin-toner - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

Analysis: Who did what for Ireland in the rucks against the All Blacks?
# Ruck Stats
# Ruck Stats

Analysis: Who did what for Ireland in the rucks against the All Blacks?

Nov 21st 2018, 1:32 PM 17,958 Views 33 Comments

Devin Toner and captain Rory Best were, typically, the busiest players in this department.

# devin-toner - Saturday 22 September, 2018

'People have been writing me off since day one, but I'm always going to be there fighting'
# One On One
# One On One

'People have been writing me off since day one, but I'm always going to be there fighting'

Sep 22nd 2018, 8:00 AM 20,781 Views 15 Comments

Now in his 14th season as a professional, Devin Toner feels as fresh and fit as ever as he continues to stand the test of time.

# devin-toner - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

'There is a worry. That's the big question for everyone, what are you going to do after?'
# Life After Rugby
# Life After Rugby

'There is a worry. That's the big question for everyone, what are you going to do after?'

Sep 19th 2018, 4:59 PM 8,881 Views 9 Comments

Devin Toner visited The42 offices today to discuss life after rugby.

# devin-toner - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

'He's definitely got a big future ahead of him' - Leinster excited about Doris
# Talent
# Talent

'He's definitely got a big future ahead of him' - Leinster excited about Doris

Sep 4th 2018, 7:15 AM 12,563 Views 16 Comments

The 20-year-old made his first start for the province in last weekend’s win over Cardiff Blues.

# devin-toner - Sunday 17 June, 2018

Analysis: How Schmidt's Ireland managed to negate Folau's aerial threat
# Up In The Air
# Up In The Air

Analysis: How Schmidt's Ireland managed to negate Folau's aerial threat

Jun 17th 2018, 4:00 PM 27,290 Views 14 Comments

The Wallabies fullback didn’t catch a single kick in Melbourne yesterday.

# devin-toner - Thursday 10 May, 2018

'Do I bluff him or not?': Toner wary of former team-mate Ryan in Racing's lineout unit
# Dev
# Dev

'Do I bluff him or not?': Toner wary of former team-mate Ryan in Racing's lineout unit

May 10th 2018, 6:30 AM 7,968 Views 17 Comments

The lineout will be a key battleground during Saturday’s Champions Cup final.

# devin-toner - Friday 9 March, 2018

Toner back up Schmidt's pecking order thanks to his 'particular set of skills'
# Totemic
# Totemic

Toner back up Schmidt's pecking order thanks to his 'particular set of skills'

Mar 9th 2018, 8:02 AM 8,009 Views 34 Comments

The stalwart of Ireland’s second row echoed Bryan Mills as he prepares to get to grips with Scotland.

# devin-toner - Thursday 15 February, 2018

'I've seen the blueprints of a Paulie lineout already!'
# Open Session
# Open Session

'I've seen the blueprints of a Paulie lineout already!'

Feb 15th 2018, 8:00 PM 13,278 Views 9 Comments

Devin Toner caught up with his former team-mate at this morning’s session in Athlone.

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