Pro 12 Round 2 Round-Up

16 September 2014

Heaslip Previews Leinster's Title Defence and the new PRO 12 Season

After back-to-back titles you would assume Leinster won't be looking to change much heading into the new Guinness PRO12 season, and according to new skipper Jamie Heaslip, ‘you'd be dead right.’
3 September 2014

Sexton Eyes Leinester Return

Johnny Sexton is expected to complete a four-year deal to return from France to former club Leinster at the end of the coming season.
26 August 2014

Brian O'Driscoll signs with BT Sport

Rugby royalty Brian O’Driscoll has announced one of the next steps in his career will be working as a rugby presenter for BT Sport. Brian has agreed to carry out various roles for BT Sport, acting as a rugby expert and a BT Sport ambassador.
16 July 2014

Madigan the hero in Leinster win

Ian Madigan emerged as the match-winner for Leinster as his 72nd-minute try decided Saturday evening's attritional RaboDirect PRO12 semi-final against Ulster at the RDS.
19 May 2014

Solomons Wary of Leinster Threat

Edinburgh head coach Alan Solomons admits his side will be up against it when they face Leinster in the Gunners' last game of the season on Saturday.
9 May 2014

Exclusive Interview - O'Driscoll Reflects

Leinster and Irish centre Brian O'Driscoll relived his early days at the Province earlier today as his retirement draws near. The RDS may regularly draw large crowds to games including those against lower sides such as Treviso, but its a far cry from the humble crowds of O'Driscolls first season at Leinster.
9 May 2014

D'Arcy Eyes Pro12 Glory

Leinster's Gordon D'Arcy insists he'll pursue the Rabo Pro12 with the same hunger he would the Heineken Cup after their quarter-final, 29-14, loss to Toulon. After years of trophy-less seasons, D'Arcy is now focused on securing a second Pro12 title in consecutive seasons.
22 April 2014

Biggar kicks Ospreys to victory

Ospreys fly-half Dan Biggar kicked 20 points to set up his side's 25-19 RaboDirect Pro12 victory over Leinster at the Liberty Stadium.
11 April 2014

Toulon knock Leinster out in thriller

Reigning champions Toulon emerged the victors of an entertaining Heineken Cup quarter-final with Leinster, winning by 29 points to 14.
6 April 2014

Heaslip undaunted by Toulon challenge

Leinster captain Jamie Heaslip refused to be daunted by the challenge of taking on reigning champions Toulon in their Heineken Cup quarter-final tomorrow (6th April).
5 April 2014

We need to be at our very best 'to even compete' with Toulon - Reddan

Leinester scrum-half Eoin Reddan believes his side need to be at their very best "to even compete" against a Toulon side he sees as a tougher than that which lifted the 2013 Heineken Cup trophy. Toulon edged out Clermont Auvernge in Dublin last May, but have since added to their star-studded cast as they look to reclaim the final edition of the Heineken Cup.
1 April 2014

Schmidt delighted by Strauss bonus

Richardt Strauss' rapid recovery from heart surgery offers Ireland a "bonus" hooker for the RBS 6 Nations, according to head coach Joe Schmidt.
28 January 2014

Heaslip commits to Ireland

Leinster number eight Jamie Heaslip is the latest Ireland star to reject a big-money offer from France and commit to Ireland by signing a three-year contract.
24 January 2014

O'Brien to Stay with Leinster

After much contention, Ireland flanker Sean O’Brien has agreed to stay on with three-times Heineken Cup winners Leinster.
16 January 2014

Leinster ease past Connacht

Leinster's greater strength in depth helped them complete a festive derby double at the Sportsground as they got the better of a youthful Connacht side with a 16-8 triumph.
5 January 2014

Leinster climb into second

Leinster will end the calendar year in second place in the RaboDirect PRO12 after beating Ulster in a hard-edged derby duel at the RDS.
29 December 2013

Canterbury Unveils Leinster 2013-14 Jersey

Canterbury, the world's largest specialist rugby brand, has unveiled the new Leinster home and away shirt for the 2013-14 season.
26 July 2013

Leinster Legend

When talking about great players of the past it is easy to eulogise and fall into the murky waters of hyperbole, but when it comes to three former Leinster greats, you'll have to forgive me for doing just that.
5 April 2012

RaboDirect Pro12: Week 15 Preview

RaboDirect Pro12: Week 15 Preview
17 February 2012