# Dominic Ryan

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# Brain Injury
'It's tough to see someone like Dippy have to retire at a young age'
Leinster’s Jack Conan was sad to see his former team-mate forced to hang up his boots.
# head injury
Ireland international Dominic Ryan forced to retire due to concussion
The 28-year-old played for Leicester Tigers last season.
# head games
Former Leinster flanker Ryan set for 12 weeks on the sidelines due to concussion
It comes after Leicester Tigers came under huge criticism for allowing Ryan to play on after sustaining a head knock last month.
# Eye of the tiger
Dominic Ryan links up with ex-Leinster coach Matt O'Connor after signing for Leicester
The flanker left Leinster at the end of last season.
# Update
Kearney and Heaslip unlikely to feature for Leinster again this season
Meanwhile, the unlucky Dominic Ryan picked up a bicep injury in tonight’s win against Glasgow.
# Farewell
Ryan set for final home game as 22-year-old Molony makes 'natural step'
The 27-year-old flanker is set to leave the province this summer.
# Competitive
Limited opportunities leave Ryan frustrated and considering future away from Leinster
The back row has grown into a leadership role this season, but young rivals now appear to be ahead of him in the pecking order.
# opportunity knocks
'We have to put everything into the league now and we've been eyeing this game up for a while'
Dominic Ryan looks ahead to Leinster’s tricky trip to face the Dragons this Friday.
# I Didn't feel nothing
Nice guy Dominic Ryan has prevented someone from getting a lengthy gouging ban
The flanker’s testimony prevented Charlie Matthews from getting a big ban.
# dream duo
Five changes as Leinster partner Fitzgerald and Madigan in midfield
Isaac Boss, Zane Kirchner, Dominic Ryan and Kane Douglas all come into the starting team.
# Greed is Good
Dominic Ryan 'greedy' in the hunt for more international opportunities
The flanker is targeting the Ospreys as the first step towards the Six Nations.
# Maddog
Ian Madigan's display pleases Schmidt as new Ireland caps impress
The Kiwi head coach has strong belief in the playmaker, despite his lack of games at 10 for Leinster.
# clear eyes full hearts
Discipline and 'pokerfacing' the opposition vital part of Schmidt culture
Dominic Ryan was perfectly calm despite getting the closest of close-up views of a Georgian boot.
# dangerous ground
Ireland refuse to criticise Georgian flanker for foot on Ryan's face
Viktor Kolelishvili’s boot made contact with the eye of Ireland’s debutant back row.
# Chapeau
'It's like waking up on Christmas morning': Ireland's debutants collect precious first international caps
After Jared Payne made his bow last week, Joe Schmidt handed out three more new caps today.
# Confidence
'I believe I'm up there with any back row in the country' - Dominic Ryan is really backing himself
The Leinster flanker has made the most of his increased game time this season.
# fresh faces
The autumn five: Here are the new faces in Joe Schmidt's Ireland squad
Schmidt wasn’t afraid to reward form ahead of the November tests.
# Interview
Dominic Ryan hoping for long-term stay at Leinster
The player’s contract is set to run out at the end of this year.
# Import
New Leinster signing Kane Douglas to debut against Cardiff at the RDS
Having arrived in Dublin last Friday, the 25-year-old is fit and fresh.
# Highlights
Copeland's 45-metre sprint and Emerging Ireland's other tries against Romania
Dominic Ryan and Craig Gilroy also crossed, while there was a penalty try that echoed events elsewhere.
# emerging ireland
Dominic Ryan: 'I've no doubt players in this squad will be at the World Cup next year'
The Emerging Ireland captain believes at least five players could make the step up to the senior squad.
# promotion
Dominic Ryan made captain of Emerging Ireland as McCarthy withdraws through injury
With late call-ups to the senior squad, Stuart McCloskey, Ricky Lutton and Billy Holland are packing their bags for Romania.
# 100 minds
Rugby star calling on undergrads to help raise €100k for Temple Street Children's Hospital
Dominic Ryan of Leinster is the co-founder of a unique fundraising initiative that begins later this month.
# lion taming
Ryan backs Leinster teammate O’Brien to show his claws against Tipuric
The flanker hit the 50-cap mark for his province last weekend and hopes to make it 51 against Ospreys.
# time is now
Next generation ready to carry the flag declares Leinster's Jordi Murphy
The back-row believes summer victories for Ireland and the Irish Lions will benefit the Pro12 champions.
# Pro12
Without Schmidt Leinster will still thrive, insists Dominic Ryan
The young back-row paid tribute to the culture introduced by Joe Schmidt, and said that would persist if he moves on to green pastures.
# Pro12
Dominic Ryan hat-trick helps Leinster to easy win
The Heineken Cup holders were not troubled by Benetton Treviso at the RDS on Saturday evening.
# brain gym
Pro12: Leinster refreshed and focused in mind and body
Dominic Ryan is one of a number of young stars ready to reassert themselves in Leinster’s first team.
Leinster v Connacht, RaboDirect Pro12
The Mike McCarthy signing added some spice to this interprovincial clash.
# Update
Leinster squad latest: Roux set for spell on sidelines as trio near return
This weekend’s game is expected to come too soon for Luke Fitzgerald, Eoin O’Malley and Dominic Ryan.
# Roll Call
Conway, Auva'a expected to be fit for Leinster
The Heineken Cup champions say they have no fresh injury concerns ahead of Saturday’s Pro12 game against Benneton Treviso.
# Pro12
Confirmed absence: Leinster lose Boss for eight weeks, Ryan for 12
The injured duo will be sidelined for the opening rounds of the Heineken Cup.
# Injury Update
Leinster expect Fitzgerald and Conway to return soon
Luke Fitzgerald and Andrew Conway may be fit in time to line out for Leinster against the Glasgow Warriors this weekend.
# Update
On the mend: Leinster happy with Cullen's progress following surgery
Leinster captain Leo Cullen is expected back in action in April, the province said today.