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#Rob Kearney

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Champagne Football among six-strong shortlist for Sports Book of the Year

The42′s Niall Kelly has also been nominated for his work on Barry Geraghty’s autobiography ‘True Colours’.

# rob-kearney - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

What can Rob Kearney expect from his final chapter with the Force?

The 34-year-old is joining a club that hopes to emerge as a real force in Aussie rugby.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Recalling schooldays admiring Kearney's prowess, and 'frustrating' Leinster selection battles

Josh van der Flier pays tribute to Rob Kearney as he prepares to join Australian side Western Force.

Rob Kearney signs one-year deal with Australian side Western Force

The 34-year-old completes the move following his recent departure from Leinster and Ireland.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 24 September, 2020

A tribute to Rob Kearney: the history maker who kept coming back for more

Rob Kearney is on his way out of Leinster and Irish rugby but he leaves with a glittering CV and the knowledge he got the most out of his talent.

Rob Kearney pens emotional farewell letter as he bows out at Leinster

Full-back is most decorated medalist in Irish rugby history – winning four Six Nations titles including two grand slams, four Heineken Cups and six Pro14 titles.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Kearney and McFadden bid farewell to Leinster after superb service

The 34-year-old pair have had many great days with their native province.

# rob-kearney - Sunday 13 September, 2020

All-for-one, one-for-all attitude evident as Leinster win yet again

Leo Cullen reacts to Leinster’s third Pro14 title in a row by praising his team’s collective effort.

# rob-kearney - Saturday 12 September, 2020

'They are the best team mates you could possibly have'

Man of the match Josh van der Flier explains why Leinster’s players decided to ask retiring heroes Rob Kearney and Fergus McFadden to lift the Pro14 trophy.

# rob-kearney - Friday 11 September, 2020

Sexton on the bench, Ryan returns and Ringrose captains Leinster for Pro14 final

Ross Byrne, hero of Leinster’s 2019 Champions Cup quarter-final win over Ulster, starts at 10.

# rob-kearney - Monday 31 August, 2020

Why Rob Kearney could have a big role against one of Munster's key weapons

Conor Murray’s box-kicking has been superb over the past two weekends.

# rob-kearney - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Fullbacks in focus with Kearney and Stockdale at very different stages

Stockdale is still learning the trade as a fullback and will stand opposite legend battling to earn his place back in Leinster’s first team.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Leinster announce 28 new contracts as Kearney and McFadden stay short-term

Joe Tomane’s departure has been officially confirmed.

# rob-kearney - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

'We'll do our best to make sure people have the opportunity to say a proper goodbye'

Leinster man Rob Kearney’s current IRFU deal is due to expire this summer.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Rob Kearney, Matt Williams and BOD: A look at the new Guinness Six Nations show on Virgin Media

Hosted by Muireann O’Connell, Andrew Trimble and Greg O’Shea, The Line-Out starts on Virgin Media Two this Thursday night.

From Rob Kearney, BOD and some laughs: A look at the new Guinness Six Nations show on Virgin Media TV Watch

Rob Kearney, BOD and some laughs: A look at the new Guinness Six Nations show on Virgin Media

Hosted by Muireann O’Connell, Andrew Trimble and Greg O’Shea, The Line-Out starts on Virgin Media Two this Thursday night.

# rob-kearney - Monday 23 December, 2019

Farrell: Door still open for Kearney, or any in-form player, to feature in Six Nations

“I’ve spoken to Rob but also other players who are not here and told them we will be watching them over this Christmas period.”

# rob-kearney - Friday 20 December, 2019

All eyes on Rob Kearney and Leinster's production line as they welcome Ulster to RDS

Ulster will have to deliver a major shock to upset the pace-setters in Europe and the Pro14 this evening.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Cullen backs Kearney to begin road back to Ireland setup against Ulster

The head coach doesn’t have to look beyond his own squad for proof a 33-year-old can play his way back in.

# rob-kearney - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Kearney and Larmour working closely and 'learning from each other'

‘If I can take a few things from his game and add them to mine then that is definitely a plus,’ says Larmour.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Kearney and O'Mahony recalled as Schmidt names team to face All Blacks

Joe Schmidt’s starting XV has 886 caps worth of Test rugby experience.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Watch: The two early tries that have Ireland up and running against Russia

Ireland have made a superb start as they chase the all-important bonus point after taking an early 14-0 lead against Russia.

# rob-kearney - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Watch: The two first-half tries that had Ireland ahead at the break Strong Start This post contains videos

Watch: The two first-half tries that had Ireland ahead at the break

Garry Ringrose and Rob Kearney handed Ireland the initiative against Japan.

# rob-kearney - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Kearney and Earls eager for returns after Conway and Larmour impress

The Leinster fullback is expecting Japan to pose a tougher test than Scotland.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Ireland hopeful Kearney will overcome calf issue to face Scotland

The 33-year-old reported tightness in his calf during yesterday’s training session in Chiba.

# rob-kearney - Monday 16 September, 2019

Rob Kearney emerges as a doubt in latest Ireland injury concern

The 33-year-old could miss the World Cup opener against Scotland this weekend.

# rob-kearney - Monday 9 September, 2019

10 seconds that show why Rob Kearney is so important to Schmidt's Ireland

The 33-year-old fullback looks to be in excellent physical condition ahead of the World Cup.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 5 September, 2019

'I keep trying to tell myself to enjoy it': Kearney's third and final World Cup

The Ireland fullback starts against Wales on Saturday.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Nucifora expresses delight as IRFU confirm Kearney's contract extension

The 33-year-old Leinster fullback will continue to play his rugby at home until the summer of 2020 at least.

# rob-kearney - Monday 27 May, 2019

Kearney content with extension after pushing for two-year deal

The decorated fullback hopes his new deal will allow him get to 100 international caps.

'Kearney was really in no position to contest the ball': Leinster get the benefit of any doubt on replay The42 Rugby Weekly This post contains videos

'Kearney was really in no position to contest the ball': Leinster get the benefit of any doubt on replay

Faraway screens just might have helped Rob Kearney avoid a red in Glasgow.

Rob Kearney signs new one-year IRFU deal to stay with Leinster

The 33-year-old fullback has extended his deal with the union.

# rob-kearney - Saturday 25 May, 2019

'We have to live with it' - Kearney gets yellow for collision with Hogg

The fullbacks met in the 66th minute and Glasgow fans were not happy with the outcome.

# rob-kearney - Friday 24 May, 2019

IRFU 'very hopeful' of agreeing deal with Kearney despite French links

The 33-year-old fullback’s current contract is due to expire after this year’s World Cup.

# rob-kearney - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

O'Brien a major doubt for Pro14 final as Kearney recovers from head knock

The Leinster flanker is battling to overcome a hip problem in time for Saturday’s clash against Glasgow Warriors.

# rob-kearney - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Kearney's contract discussions with IRFU and Leinster progress 'slowly'

The 33-year-old fullback says ‘the fire is burning to do it here in Leinster and Ireland.’

# rob-kearney - Monday 22 April, 2019

Leinster's double-double hopes remain alive as Cullen's men hit their straps

Rob Kearney knows the province are in for a ‘special’ final against Saracens next month.

# rob-kearney - Saturday 16 March, 2019

'We just need to make sure we can use days like today to our advantage'

Rob Kearney says the players expect a backlash after a horribly substandard performance in Cardiff.

# rob-kearney - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Beirne's big chance, O'Brien's recall and Kearney's calm at 15

Joe Schmidt has handed the Munster man an opportunity to show his class for Ireland in Cardiff.

# rob-kearney - Sunday 10 March, 2019

Kearney 'a good chance' for Wales but Ireland uncertain on van der Flier

Robbie Henshaw won’t be coming back into the mix as his dead leg lingers.

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