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Friday 8 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Leinster

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Leinster confirm seven new Academy players
Ben Brownlee, James Culhane, Aitzol Arenzana-King, Diarmuid Mangan, Rory McGuire, Sam Prendergast and Charlie Tector all join ahead of the 2022/23 season.
Provinces learn their opponents as Champions Cup and Challenge Cup pool draws made
The draws took place at the Aviva Stadium this afternoon.
'The time is right' - Sean O'Brien returns to Leinster in coaching role
The club legend replaces Denis Leamy as skills coach.
Here's your essential TV guide for this weekend's live sport
An action-filled weekend awaits.
Cody names Kilkenny team for crunch Leinster clash with Wexford
Nowlan Park hosts tomorrow evening’s game.
Dublin crowned Leinster football champions as goals key in final win over Kildare
Dublin hit the net twice in the second half of tonight’s final.
'It's Munster versus Leinster in the Aviva, so we expect a massive game'
The southern province are battling for a home quarter-final in the URC.
Peerless Sexton drives Leinster's relentless pursuit of fifth European star
The 36-year-old was superb once again as Leinster set up a Champions Cup final against La Rochelle.
Leinster will face Ronan O'Gara's La Rochelle in the Champions Cup final
La Rochelle beat Racing 20-13 in a nervy semi-final in Lens.
Sublime Leinster dethrone Toulouse to march into Champions Cup final
The only major blot on a brilliant day for Leo Cullen’s men was the injury to Tadhg Furlong.
Dublin and Kildare set up meeting in Leinster minor football final
Dublin defeated Offaly and Kildare beat Wicklow in this evening’s semi-finals.
7 games live as part of this week's GAA TV coverage
Plenty to get enjoy this week for GAA fans.
'It can’t be the peak' - Munster must rebound for next trip to Dublin
Johann van Graan’s side have a huge URC clash against Leinster in two weekends’ time.
Laois and Offaly to contest historic Leinster hurling final as Dublin and Kilkenny exit
A historic decider is in store next Saturday.
Ryan returns from concussion as McCarthy takes 'huge step up' for Leinster
The 21-year-old is highly rated by both Leinster and Ireland.
Leinster set for game of 'kick tennis' in heavyweight tie with Leicester
Robbie Henshaw says the province’s front-liners have had their legs run off them in recent weeks.
Croke Park to host Leinster senior football semi-final double-header
The games take place on Sunday 15 May.
'The atmosphere at our games is like something you'd get at a pro game'
Ex-Munster and Leicester back row Jordan Coghlan has loved his AIL return with Terenure.
Cullen: Mission accomplished by young side in South Africa
The Leinster coach praised the performances of the South African sides in the inaugural United Rugby Championship.
Bonus point defeat means Leinster could have home advantage throughout the URC play-offs
Leo Cullen’s side lost 20-13 to the Stormers but they are six points clear of their nearest rivals in the race to finish top in the URC.
All eyes on Frawley at 10 but Leinster's pack must lead charge in Cape Town
Leo Cullen has rotated his side again as Leinster look for a big win against the Stormers.
Five men arrested after Naas crash appear in court
Gardaí made a number of arrests this week after a car crashed in a car park in Co Kildare.
Denis Leamy set to return to Munster as part of Rowntree's coaching team
The latest episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra involved a chat on Munster’s possible coaching team.
Sharks beat Leinster to draw level on points with Munster and Ulster as URC race hots up
Sharks are now fourth in the table following their 28-23 win over Leinster.
Referee appointments confirmed for Munster and Leinster Champions Cup quarter-finals
The last-eight ties of the European Rugby championship will take place in May.
Kilkenny set up Leinster semi-final against Galway, Waterford through in Munster
Some key U20 hurling games on tonight in the provinces.
Leinster will travel to face Leicester in the Champions Cup quarter-finals
The Tigers will be at home for what should be a thrilling clash with the Irish province.
'I don't believe Leinster are better rugby players, but they're better professionals'
Andy Friend is challenging himself and his Connacht players to be better with their preparation for games.
Leinster march on and look set for 'a hell of a battle' away to Leicester
Leo Cullen would be returning to the ground where he played for two seasons.
25 games in the space of 36 days, Munster and Leinster hurling takes centre stage
The round-robin structure is back as the 2022 provincial hurling championships commence this weekend.
Friend rues 'brainless moments' as Connacht get blown away by Leinster
Bundee Aki and Jack Aungier were both shown yellow cards in the Champions Cup clash.
'He's very, very talented. He brings a different level in terms of his power'
James Lowe was superb again as Leinster dismantled Connacht.
Lowe bags 4 as Leinster demolish Connacht to power into Champions Cup QFs
Leo Cullen’s side were in scintillating form in the sun at the Aviva Stadium.
Connacht must muster a huge upset with Leinster the firm favourites in Dublin
The returns of Andrew Porter and Rónan Kelleher will likely add to Leinster’s power.
Big names return for Leinster and Connacht make scrum-half change
The teams meet at the Aviva Stadium tomorrow.
'He has been brilliant' - VDF hails the impact of Denis Leamy in Leinster
The former Munster man became Leinster’s contact skills coach last summer.
'He's an exceptional player' - Leinster wary of the threat of Mack Hansen
Garry Ringrose sees big scope for improvement in Leinster’s attack and defence.
'Nothing concrete' from Pumas as Contepomi focuses on Connacht clash
The Leinster assistant coach wants to see better launch plays from his team.
Brilliant and bizarre Champions Cup weekend perfectly sets up second legs
Munster, Ulster, Connacht, and Leinster are all still alive after an enthralling round of European action.
Wexford and Laois triumph in Leinster U20 hurling, London claim comeback win
Plenty of hurling action today.