Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Wednesday 27 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Leinster

Last year
'There have been times where I thought I might never play for Ireland again'
Ross Byrne has reignited his Test career and continues to be a key man in Leinster.
Galway clubs land Connacht football titles, Leinster final wins for Wexford and Meath teams
Liatroim became the first Down club to win the Ulster intermediate hurling title today.
Lowe returns for Leinster as Henderson starts at 6 for Ulster
The teams have been named for tomorrow night’s URC clash at the RDS.
Kelleher glad to be back and relishing competition after 'difficult time' out
The Leinster and Ireland hooker has endured a frustrating spell with injury.
'I’ve Will telling me every time I go home I was crap so that'll keep my feet on the ground!'
Leinster’s Jimmy O’Brien won’t get carried away after a rollercoaster autumn in the green of Ireland.
'It is a motivation, you want to get to that level and you're constantly trying'
Leinster and Ireland flanker Will Connors is not far off making his return to action.
'He's in good form' - Henshaw upbeat despite injury setbacks as Leinster big games await
Henshaw will miss the upcoming interprovincial derbies with Ulster, Munster and Connacht.
Munster, Connacht and Leinster club finals live in next weekend's GAA TV action
The Ulster club decider will be live-streamed on TG4′s YouTube channel.
Leinster turn attention to Ulster as Cullen set to welcome international stars back
The eastern province consolidated their position as URC pace-setters in clinical style against Glasgow Warriors on Saturday
TJ Reid returns with 1-6 to fire Ballyhale past Naas and into Leinster senior club final
Ballyhale saw off Naas by 12 points.
Academy star bags hat-trick as Leinster continue unbeaten start to URC
Leo Cullen’s men secured a comfortable bonus point triumph against Glasgow Warriors.
'I expect them to turn up with plenty of edge' - Leinster wary of Glasgow backlash
Glasgow lost 76-14 at the hands of Leinster in last season’s quarter-final.
'He's taken it to the next level' - Leinster praise for world's best JVDF
Luke McGrath, Scott Penny and Robin McBryde wax lyrical about Josh van der Flier.
Leinster hurling and Ulster football club games live in next weekend's GAA TV action
Plenty for GAA fans to enjoy this weekend.
Johnny Sexton to miss visit of Glasgow Warriors to RDS
Harry Byrne back in contention for out-half spot as he returns from injury.
'Two years ago, I wasn't getting picked for some Irish games' - World POTY van der Flier
Josh van der Flier is now the World Rugby men’s player of the year.
Leinster unveil team to play Chile in tomorrow's friendly
Kick-off at Energia Park is 2pm.
Open Race - Only 3 clubs left in All-Ireland football race have won provincial senior title
Plenty big names have exited, leaving a novel look to the All-Ireland club football championship.
Ciarán Frawley out for a 'number of months' due to knee injury
Out-half was injured against All Blacks XV.
Leinster football and Munster hurling semi-finals live in next weekend's GAA TV action
Plenty for GAA fans to enjoy this weekend.
TJ absent but Ballyhale still score 5-25 in Leinster win, Éire Óg impress in Munster football
Elsewhere Carlow’s St Mullins won in their Leinster hurling tie and Antrim’s Cargin won on penalties in Ulster.
Leinster GAA set to investigate after brawl in club intermediate hurling game
The incident took place in Parnell Park yesterday.
'Sure give a dog a bad name anyway' - David Brady downplays sideline incident in Leinster tie
The Ratoath manager saw his team beat Offaly’s Rhode yesterday.
Fire and road crews responding to spot flooding incidents in Co Wexford
Wexford County Council has received reports of flooding in Enniscorthy, Bunclody and Gorey.
'I remember thinking every season was going to be like that, just winning'
Jordan Larmour had early success in rugby but has had to deal with injuries recently. He’s still only 25.
Leinster prop Abdaladze called up by Georgia for November Tests
The 26-year-old played for the Ireland U20s back in 2016.
'I think he should move to Munster' - Leinster hooker McKee shines
Bernard Jackman gave his views on today’s episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra.
New 25-year agreement confirmed for Leinster rugby to remain at RDS Arena
Leinster first played at the Ballsbridge venue in September 2005.
Crossmaglen are champions of Armagh again, Glen retain Derry senior title
There were Leinster first round wins for Portarlington of Laois and Ardee St Mary’s of Louth today.
Leinster and Munster ring the changes ahead of URC clash
The provinces meet tomorrow at the Aviva Stadium.
Ireland to face England in World Cup warm-up fixture and Leinster announce Chile game
Ireland will face England and Italy in August 2023.
Leinster, Dublin and Tipperary GAA club games live on TV next weekend
Plenty for GAA fans to get stuck into next weekend.
Ryan can remind everyone of his quality as Leinster clash with Connacht
The 26-year-old makes his first start of the new season in Galway this evening.
Furlong returns as teams named for Connacht clash with Leinster
Connacht also make five changes for tomorrow’s meeting in Galway.
RTÉ will televise eight live Champions Cup games this season
The live action commences on Sunday 11 December.
Setback for Stockdale as Ulster wing goes for scan on his ankle
The 26-year-old had only just returned from a year out of the game.
Jamison Gibson-Park's start to the season further delayed by injury
Scrum-half has yet to play for Leinster this term.
'I think I changed Joe Schmidt's mind, which is hard to do'
Jamie Hagan told The42 Rugby Weekly Extra podcast about his ‘sliding doors moment’ at Leinster.
'Keyboard warriors have no understanding that what they say can affect somebody'
Jamie Hagan spoke with disarming honesty on The42 Rugby Weekly Extra podcast.
Analysis: How Jason Jenkins has made an immediate impact at Leinster
Much of the towering lock’s best rugby comes in the darker corners of games: mauls, scrums and rucks.