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Sunday 29 January 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Kevin McLaughlin

All time
# Stare down
RaboDirect Pro12 semi-final preview: Leinster v Glasgow
No O’Driscoll or Kearney for the Irish province but they will be confident of securing their second final fixture of the season.
# Gong
Top dog: Kearney named Players' Player of the Year
Rob Kearney took home two of the big prizes from last night’s IRUPA Rugby Players’ Awards in Dublin.
# warriors
McLoughlin wary of Glasgow counter-punch
With successive Heinken Cups within reach, the blind-side flanker insists that nobody at Leinster is taking Glasgow for granted.
# Heineken Cup
Welsh star Charteris tips impressive Leinster to retain Heineken Cup
The Dragons captain spoke glowingly about Joe Schmidt’s men ahead of this evening’s RaboDirect PRO12 encounter.
# Key Battles
Leinster versus Cardiff: 3 key battles for the quarter-final clash
Scrum and breakdown will be key at the Aviva but can Brian O’Driscoll shimmy through the Jamie Roberts sized gap in Cardiff’s midfield
# Update
On the mend: Leinster happy with Cullen's progress following surgery
Leinster captain Leo Cullen is expected back in action in April, the province said today.
# Back To Business
Holidays are over, lads - Kidney names side for summer training camps
Next stop New Zealand as Ireland’s rugby stars gear up for September’s trip to the southern hemisphere.
# Italian Job
Ferris out as Kidney names squad for Six Nations' opener
Ulster flanker Stephen Ferris is the latest addition to Declan Kidney’s long list of injury woes as he names his squad to face Italy on Saturday.