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#rory o'loughlin

# rory-oloughlin - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

O'Loughlin working hard on his 'points of difference' to get back in Schmidt's plans

It’s now over a year since the Leinster centre’s sole international cap, but he is focused on taking his chances.

# rory-oloughlin - Monday 17 December, 2018

O'Loughlin's patience rewarded as he seizes his big chance in front of Schmidt

‘I would rather be playing any position in this team than a set position in another team.’

# rory-oloughlin - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Leinster back Joe Tomane ruled out of action for up to five months

The 28-year-old Wallaby has undergone a hamstring procedure.

# rory-oloughlin - Saturday 3 November, 2018

O'Loughlin stepping up to lead fresh-faced Leinster back-line

The centre was disappointed to miss out on Joe Schmidt’s Ireland squad, but knows what he needs to do to get back in the picture.

# rory-oloughlin - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

'His skill-set was always above his age-grade': Test rugby always a matter of 'when' not 'if' for Ross Byrne

Rory O’Loughlin has watched the uncapped out-half grow up and has continually seen him impress.

# rory-oloughlin - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

'Play as much as you can and as well as you can': O'Loughlin knows his chance is now

The Leinster centre wants to break back into Joe Schmidt’s plans and needs to make a fast start to the new season.

# rory-oloughlin - Friday 9 February, 2018

'It is tough': O'Loughlin trying to put Six Nations omission to one side

The centre starts for Leinster against Edinburgh in the Pro14 tonight.

# rory-oloughlin - Thursday 23 November, 2017

O'Loughlin itching to get back on the pitch after working on Joe's homework

The Leinster centre missed out on a place in the Ireland squad but was given plenty to work on by Joe Schmidt during the November break.

# rory-oloughlin - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Conan's Barbarian rugby, new kids impress and more talking points from Ireland's big win

Ireland’s Rugby World Cup pool looks even more manageable after this morning’s seven-try rout.

Keith Earls on fire again as Ireland run 7 past Japan

Joe Schmidt’s side hit the 50-point mark for the second week running thanks to big displays from Earls and Jack Conan.

As it happened: Japan v Ireland, summer tour

We’re getting in a pre-breakfast helping of international rugby. There’s plenty for everyone.

# rory-oloughlin - Friday 19 May, 2017

Ryan, Porter and O'Loughlin the latest Ireland call-ups off Leinster conveyor belt

Joe Schmidt will bring the uncapped trio on Ireland’s tour of the US and Japan.

# rory-oloughlin - Friday 17 March, 2017

Confidence the key for O'Loughlin as he re-evaluates goals after breakthrough season

The Leinster back is recovering well after a shoulder injury.

# rory-oloughlin - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

O'Loughlin in 'pinch yourself' territory as he tries to get his head around rapid Leinster rise

The former St Michael’s student knew time was running out for him at the province before the start of this season.

# rory-oloughlin - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

O'Loughlin's fantastic finish and more Pro12 highlights to ease you back into normal life Wet Weekend This post contains videos

O'Loughlin's fantastic finish and more Pro12 highlights to ease you back into normal life

It’s gonna be a long month, but at least it’s a short week.

# rory-oloughlin - Monday 2 January, 2017

Joy on the face, but hard work at the heart of Rory O'Loughlin's rise

The 22-year-old has had to ply his trade out of position, but is clearly enjoying his rugby.

# rory-oloughlin - Thursday 29 December, 2016

O'Loughlin hoping rivalry with Ringrose will inspire both players

Rory O’Loughlin is keen to build on an impressive start to his debut season for Leinster.

# rory-oloughlin - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

'You try and have the same intensity every week, but there's something special about these games'

The hard-fought win in Cardiff has strengthened Leinster’s confidence, but nothing compares to the prospect of taking on Munster.