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#Leinster

# leinster-rugby - Today’s News

Leinster have home quarter-final in their sights on return to Coventry

The defending champions have already qualified for the quarter-finals, but are bidding to secure a home tie in the knockout rounds.

# leinster-rugby - Yesterday’s News

Cullen dismisses suggestion salary cap stops English sides competing

‘Saracens usually do a very good job, don’t they?’

# leinster-rugby - Friday 18 January, 2019

'It's difficult when you miss out but Ross just needs to focus on playing well'

Ross Byrne has the chance to produce a big performance for Leinster against Wasps at the end of a disappointing week for the out-half.

'He's so excited about playing': O'Brien hungrier after latest injury lay-off

The Ireland international is back on the Leinster bench for Sunday’s trip to Wasps.

# leinster-rugby - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

The West reawakens, 'unlucky' Byrne misses out and Schmidt's 30 reserves

Joe Schmidt admitted Ross Byrne’s omission was ‘an incredibly tight call’, while Ultan Dillane will be looking to make up for lost time in Irish green.

# leinster-rugby - Monday 14 January, 2019

Sting of heaviest European loss lingers for Leinster ahead of Ricoh return

‘It will be in the back of our minds,’ says Garry Ringrose.

European clean sweep another marker of Irish rugby's rude health

All four provinces are in a strong position to advance through to the quarter-finals after an excellent weekend.

'The job's not done': Cullen focuses Leinster minds for another big week

The defending European champions are in a strong position to secure a home quarter-final, but there is still work to do.

# leinster-rugby - Sunday 13 January, 2019

Cullen: 'Toulouse win a really important step for a lot of Leinster players'

The eastern province may have been depleted by injuries, but they again demonstrated an unrivalled strength in depth to march towards the Champions Cup quarter-finals.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 12 January, 2019

Man-of-the-match Ringrose leads the way for Leinster

The 23-year-old was outstanding for Leo Cullen’s side against Toulouse.

'Leinster are really phenomenal, they're a class team'

Toulouse are still in the hunt for a quarter-final spot, but their 12-game unbeaten run came to a shuddering halt in Dublin.

McGrath's knee injury the only blemish on Leinster's five-star afternoon

The scrum-half limped off in pain during the province’s big win over Toulouse this afternoon.

Leinster show their champion mettle to topple Toulouse in thrilling RDS battle

Leo Cullen’s side produced a breathtaking four-try performance to seize control of Pool 1.

As it happened: Leinster v Toulouse, Heineken Champions Cup

As it happened: Leinster v Toulouse, Heineken Champions Cup

It’s the four-time champions versus the four-time champions.

Injury-hit Leinster set for biggest test of their Champions Cup defence

Leo Cullen’s side are not at full strength but will need to produce a big performance against Toulouse at the RDS this afternoon.

# leinster-rugby - Friday 11 January, 2019

'I'm not worried about what we don't have - we have so much faith in the players'

Leinster are without several key players for their clash against Toulouse, but Leo Cullen is not concerned.

Cullen provides positive news on Seán O'Brien's fitness ahead of Six Nations

The flanker is due back from a broken arm in the coming weeks.

Sexton rehabbing knee issue as Leinster provide update on injured players

Rob Kearney and Dan Leavy picked up injuries in training during the week.

Leinster without Sexton, Henshaw, Toner and Kearney for Toulouse showdown

Leo Cullen has named his team for Saturday’s Pool 1 clash at the RDS.

'We're treating it as a final': Toulouse ready to raid the RDS

Flanker Rynhardt Elstadt provides an insight into the Toulouse dressing room ahead of Saturday’s showdown against Leinster.

Larmour v Kolbe: 'You’d pay money to see them on the same field, wouldn’t you?'

Two of the most exciting attacking talents in the game are set to be on show at the RDS on Saturday.

# leinster-rugby - Thursday 10 January, 2019

How they stand: The state of play across the Champions Cup pools

Defending champions Leinster are in a strong position, Munster lead the way in their pool and Ulster are bidding to reach the quarter-finals for the first time in five years.

Can Ross Byrne fill Johnny Sexton's boots for Leinster's pivotal clash with Toulouse? Heineken Rugby Weekly This post contains videos

Can Ross Byrne fill Johnny Sexton's boots for Leinster's pivotal clash with Toulouse?

Byrne, 23, looks set to deputise for the World Player of the Year in the European champions’ crunch tie at the RDS.

Munster and Leinster name teams for 'A' inter-pro at Thomond Park

The game will be streamed live on YouTube on Friday afternoon.

Leinster Rugby announces new TV deal for 2019 Senior Schools Cup

FreeSports will broadcast eight games between the first round and the St Patrick’s Day decider.

# leinster-rugby - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

'Big players rise to these big occasions': Leinster ready for toughest test

Jack Conan says there is a mix of excitement and tension within the dressing room ahead of Toulouse showdown.

# leinster-rugby - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

A new Laochra Gael series, Jump Girls racing documentary, live rugby and soccer coverage

The spring sporting schedules of TG4 and Virgin Media One were released today.

Connacht confirm Kelleher departure amid reports of Leinster return

The winger is set to rejoin his native province after three years in Galway.

Leinster register Conor O'Brien in Champions Cup squad ahead of Toulouse

The 22-year-old centre takes the place of the injured Joe Tomane in Leo Cullen’s panel.

Lancaster: 'Toulouse are as good a team as I've coached against'

The Leinster senior coach says Saturday’s heavyweight showdown at the RDS is the ‘premier game’ in the Champions Cup this weekend.

'He's a real leader': Leinster have confidence in Byrne to deputise for Sexton 10

'He's a real leader': Leinster have confidence in Byrne to deputise for Sexton

The recently-capped Ireland international could be in line for a big starting role against Toulouse this weekend.

# leinster-rugby - Monday 7 January, 2019

Disappointing setback for Leinster's Keenan as young fullback undergoes surgery

The Ireland sevens international had impressed for the province during the first half of the season.

Sexton emerges as injury doubt for Toulouse, but Henshaw back in contention

The Leinster captain is rated as ’50/50′ for Saturday’s crunch Heineken Champions Cup game with a lower leg injury.

'We're the team chasing them now. It's going to be a huge game for us'

Leo Cullen has warned his Leinster team that Toulouse are an even greater threat this weekend than they were at the start of the season.

O'Brien builds on his opportunities after pre-season meeting with Cullen

The 22-year-old has made good progress this season, and was outstanding against Ulster on Saturday night.

# leinster-rugby - Sunday 6 January, 2019

'They're at a different stage to where we are': Ulster endure another difficult night

Dan McFarland’s side slip down to fifth in Conference B.

O'Brien a 'live option' for Toulouse as Cullen praises centre's progress

The 22-year-old was man of the match in Saturday’s big Pro14 win over Ulster at the RDS.

# leinster-rugby - Saturday 5 January, 2019

Leinster's young guns shine but sloppiness leaves room for improvement

Leo Cullen was largely pleased with his side’s performance during their 40-7 win over Ulster.

Six-try Leinster make light work of Ulster in facile inter-pro victory

Leo Cullen’s much-changed side got back to winning ways to extend their lead at the top of Conference B.

'There have been captains in different sports who have been on that edge'

Johnny Sexton isn’t involved against Ulster tonight – but the Leinster captain still dominated yesterday’s pre-match press conference.

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