Leinster

Calendar clashes, taking a back seat and being second or third choice - A Lions Tour like no other

Following the announcement of the British and Irish Lions’ coaching announcement for the upcoming tour to South Africa, Warren Gatland, Gregor Townsend, Steve Tandy and Robin McBryde discussed this summer's trip to face the Springboks.
17 April 2021

Leinster forward Scott Fardy to retire at end of season

Leinster forward Scott Fardy has confirmed that he will retire from professional rugby at the end of the ongoing season.
16 April 2021

Sean Cronin and Luke McGrath sign contract extensions with Leinster

Ireland internationals Sean Cronin and Luke McGrath become the latest players to sign contract extensions with Leinster.
16 April 2021

Leinster's Scott Fardy has announced he will retire this summer

Leinster's Scott Fardy has announced that he will retire from professional rugby at the end of the current season.
16 April 2021

Leinster trio Jack Conan, Hugo Keenan and Scott Penny sign new deals

Leinster have confirmed that Jack Conan, Hugo Keenan and Scott Penny have signed new contracts with the Pro14 club.
15 April 2021

Samoa international Michael Alaalatoa to join Leinster ahead of 2021/22 season

Leinster have confirmed that Samoa international Michael Alaalatoa will join the Pro14 club ahead of the 2021/22 season.
13 April 2021

Nick McCarthy to make Leinster return

Leinster have confirmed that scrum-half Nick McCarthy will rejoin the club ahead of the 2021/22 season.
12 April 2021

Match Centre: Exeter Chiefs 22-31 Leinster

Defending champions Exeter Chiefs' hope of retaining the Heineken Champions Cup title comes to an end following a 22-31 defeat to Leinster in the quarter-final at Sandy Park.
11 April 2021

Brian O’Driscoll Exclusive: To beat Exeter you have to take some risks

As the Heineken Champions Cup quarter-finals approach, TRU’s Joe Harvey spoke to BT Sport’s Brian O’Driscoll about last weekend’s results, *that* Ronan O’Gara interview and Leinster’s game against Exeter.
7 April 2021

Tadhg Furlong admits Leinster will have stiff challenge of facing Exeter at Sandy Park

Ireland international Tadhg Furlong admitted that Leinster will face an uphill task when they face defending champions Exeter Chiefs at Sandy Park in the quarter-final of the Heineken Champions Cup on Saturday.
6 April 2021

Leinster to miss key players for Champions Cup quarter-finals against Exeter

Leinster have been dealt a major blow ahead of their Heineken Champions Cup quarter-final game against Exeter Chiefs as they are set to miss a number of key players due to injuries.
5 April 2021

Leinster progress to quarter-finals after cancelled game against Toulon

The European Professional Club Rugby has confirmed that Leinster have progressed to the quarter-finals of the Heineken Champions Cup following the cancelled fixture against Toulon.
3 April 2021

Leinster's round-of-16 Champions Cup clash against Toulon cancelled

Leinster's round-of-16 Heineken Champions Cup clash against Toulon has been cancelled following a positive case of Covid-19 in the squad of the French club.
2 April 2021

Leinster “improving their execution” as Pro14 champions aim for European glory

Fresh from their latest Pro14 success, Leinster's attentions now switch to the Heineken Champions Cup and their Round of 16 tie with Toulon. TRU's Joe Harvey heard from Stuart Lancaster and Ireland full-back Hugo Keenan.
30 March 2021

Match Centre: Leinster 16-6 Munster

Leinster have extended their domination in Pro14 as they completed their fourth successive title win after defeating Munster 16-6 in the final at Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
28 March 2021

“They have to turn the page on our era”: Quinlan urges Munster to take PRO14 final to Leinster

It is 10 years since Munster last won the Guinness PRO14 title - and their former player Alan Quinlan believes it is pivotal that they lift the trophy this weekend.
24 March 2021

Match Centre: Ulster 19-38 Leinster

Defending champions Leinster have booked their berth in the final of the ongoing Pro14 season as they defeated Ulster 38-19 at Kingspan Stadium on Saturday.
7 March 2021

Cian Healy latest to sign IRFU contract extension

Ireland prop Cian Healy has signed a one-year contract extension with the Irish Rugby Football Union until the end of the 2021/22 season.
5 March 2021

Victory over Leinster would be ideal early birthday present for Ulster’s Warwick

Ulster know they cannot afford to lose this weekend against Leinster if they want to keep their Pro14 title hopes alive.
4 March 2021

Match Centre: Leinster 40-21 Glasgow

Leinster have inched closer to securing a berth in the Pro14 final as they defeated 14-man Glasgow in their latest Pro14 clash at Aviva Stadium.
1 March 2021