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#Pool 1

# pool-1 - Saturday 15 December, 2018

Sexton on song as Leinster hit their straps to blitz Bath at the Aviva
# Champions Cup
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# Champions Cup

Sexton on song as Leinster hit their straps to blitz Bath at the Aviva

Dec 15th 2018, 7:23 PM 34,133 Views 27 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side produced a much-improved performance to run in six tries at the Aviva Stadium.

# pool-1 - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Larmour's intercept try crucial as Leinster squeeze out away win in Bath
# On The Road
From The42
# On The Road

Larmour's intercept try crucial as Leinster squeeze out away win in Bath

Dec 8th 2018, 5:03 PM 36,188 Views 76 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side weren’t at their best in tricky conditions but found a way to win.

As it happened: Bath v Leinster, Heineken Champions Cup From The42
Live Dec 8th 2018, 2:31 PM

As it happened: Bath v Leinster, Heineken Champions Cup

# pool-1 - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Toulouse's stunning winning try against Leinster started with clever homework
# Analysis
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# Analysis

Toulouse's stunning winning try against Leinster started with clever homework

Oct 23rd 2018, 11:49 AM 10,525 Views 28 Comments

Louis-Benoît Madaule turned a Leinster trait against them.

# pool-1 - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Leinster brought back down to earth with narrow defeat to thrilling Toulouse
# Classic
From The42
# Classic

Leinster brought back down to earth with narrow defeat to thrilling Toulouse

Oct 21st 2018, 5:06 PM 40,830 Views 95 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side led only once at Stade Ernest Wallon and came up short on a 28-27 scoreline.

# pool-1 - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Must-win match with Wasps a chance for Ulster to prove a point to themselves
# Champions Cup
From The42
# Champions Cup

Must-win match with Wasps a chance for Ulster to prove a point to themselves

Jan 21st 2018, 7:15 AM 3,431 Views 3 Comments

‘Make sure this is not another false dawn,’ was the forceful message from Rory Best after a sensational win over La Rochelle.

# pool-1 - Monday 15 January, 2018

'We've to make sure this is not another false dawn': Best urges Ulster to back up big performance
# Consistency Is Key
From The42
# Consistency Is Key

'We've to make sure this is not another false dawn': Best urges Ulster to back up big performance

Jan 15th 2018, 4:22 AM 3,831 Views 9 Comments

The Ireland captain had to wait a long time to taste victory for Ulster, and he’s intent on repeating the feat on Sunday.

# pool-1 - Saturday 13 January, 2018

'Vicious, belligerent' Ulster delivered at the vital moments
# Attitude
From The42
# Attitude

'Vicious, belligerent' Ulster delivered at the vital moments

Jan 13th 2018, 5:10 PM 8,464 Views 15 Comments

Ulster refused to be defined by their shaky form in recent weeks and endeavoured to win every inch possible.

Brilliant Best leads ferocious Ulster to victory over La Rochelle
# Suftum
From The42
# Suftum

Brilliant Best leads ferocious Ulster to victory over La Rochelle

Jan 13th 2018, 3:05 PM 23,520 Views 16 Comments

Pool 1 is now topped by Ulster after a three-try win over the powerhouse French outift.

Lavishly-talented La Rochelle the tallest of orders for Ulster
# Season-saver For The Ulstermen
From The42
# Season-saver For The Ulstermen

Lavishly-talented La Rochelle the tallest of orders for Ulster

Jan 13th 2018, 12:55 AM 5,681 Views 5 Comments

Ulster must plough every last drop of effort and will to take over top spot in their Champions Cup pool.

# pool-1 - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Bristling Warriors will be ready to move on Munster
# Familiar Foes
From The42
# Familiar Foes

Bristling Warriors will be ready to move on Munster

Jan 14th 2017, 8:01 AM 5,303 Views 7 Comments

Gregor Townsend desperately wants to put his side in the knock-out stages before departing for the international stage.

# pool-1 - Saturday 10 December, 2016

Erasmus' Munster can call on Thomond fervour as they welcome Leicester
# SUAF
From The42
# SUAF

Erasmus' Munster can call on Thomond fervour as they welcome Leicester

Dec 10th 2016, 6:00 AM 6,947 Views 25 Comments

The southern province are on a run of six consecutive wins since Anthony Foley passed away.

# pool-1 - Friday 14 October, 2016

Glasgow make big statement in Munster's pool with bonus-point win against Leicester
# Demolition Job
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# Demolition Job

Glasgow make big statement in Munster's pool with bonus-point win against Leicester

Oct 14th 2016, 9:36 PM 11,085 Views 21 Comments

Gregor Townsend’s side got their Champions Cup campaign off to the perfect start.

# pool-1 - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Wallabies star to make European debut for Leicester in Glasgow clash
# Red Eye
From The42
# Red Eye

Wallabies star to make European debut for Leicester in Glasgow clash

Oct 13th 2016, 1:00 PM 7,959 Views 4 Comments

Munster will be keeping a close eye on this one.

# pool-1 - Friday 22 January, 2016

Stuart McCloskey 'rested' for Ulster's crucial Champions Cup clash with Oyonnax
# Holding Back
From The42
# Holding Back

Stuart McCloskey 'rested' for Ulster's crucial Champions Cup clash with Oyonnax

Jan 22nd 2016, 12:20 PM 6,336 Views 14 Comments

The northern province are chasing a bonus point to give them the best chance of making the Champions Cup quarter-finals.

# pool-1 - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Hat-trick for Chris Ashton as Saracens continue to set pace in Ulster's group
# Contenders
From The42
# Contenders

Hat-trick for Chris Ashton as Saracens continue to set pace in Ulster's group

Dec 19th 2015, 2:51 PM 5,666 Views 2 Comments

Mark McCall’s side secured another bonus point against Oyonnax.

# pool-1 - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Saracens continue to smash their way through Pool 1 with a bonus point in Oyonnax
# Flawless
From The42
# Flawless

Saracens continue to smash their way through Pool 1 with a bonus point in Oyonnax

Dec 13th 2015, 3:13 PM 4,567 Views 1 Comment

Europe’s nearly men are in incredible form this season.

# pool-1 - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Munster run nine tries past Sale in rampant second-half display
# Hammering
From The42
# Hammering

Munster run nine tries past Sale in rampant second-half display

Jan 25th 2015, 5:08 PM 8,034 Views 23 Comments

Anthony Foley’s side are out of Europe, but they finished on a high in Thomond Park.

# pool-1 - Sunday 19 January, 2014

Martin Moore looking forward to ‘great opportunity’ with Ireland
# Prop Life
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# Prop Life

Martin Moore looking forward to ‘great opportunity’ with Ireland

Jan 19th 2014, 8:20 AM 3,379 Views 6 Comments

The Leinster tighthead prop has been increasingly impressive for his province this season.

# pool-1 - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Strauss' return is 'brilliant for him and fantastic for us' - O'Connor
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Strauss' return is 'brilliant for him and fantastic for us' - O'Connor

Jan 18th 2014, 8:15 AM 2,544 Views 2 Comments

The Leinster head coach was delighted by his hooker’s return and the impact of Cian Healy.

# pool-1 - Friday 17 January, 2014

As it happened: Leinster v Ospreys, Heineken Cup From The42
Live Jan 17th 2014, 7:24 PM

As it happened: Leinster v Ospreys, Heineken Cup

# pool-1 - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Ruddock back in the mix as Leinster announce clean bill of health
# Injury Update
From The42
# Injury Update

Ruddock back in the mix as Leinster announce clean bill of health

Jan 14th 2014, 7:58 PM 4,341 Views 1 Comment

Cian Healy came through his return from an ankle injury against Castres with ‘no ill effects’.

# pool-1 - Sunday 12 January, 2014

George North scorches in 80-metre try as Saints hunt Leinster
# Zoom
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# Zoom

George North scorches in 80-metre try as Saints hunt Leinster

Jan 12th 2014, 3:17 PM 8,140 Views 7 Comments

The Welsh winger was in unstoppable form at the Liberty Stadium.

# pool-1 - Saturday 11 January, 2014

3 key battles for Leinster to dominate against Castres
# 3kb
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# 3kb

3 key battles for Leinster to dominate against Castres

Jan 11th 2014, 8:52 PM 4,844 Views 4 Comments

There will be intriguing head-to-heads in the second row, midfield and at out-half tomorrow afternoon.

# pool-1 - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

In-form blindside Ruddock ready for battle with 'different team' in Castres
# Pool 1
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# Pool 1

In-form blindside Ruddock ready for battle with 'different team' in Castres

Jan 8th 2014, 7:29 AM 2,709 Views 5 Comments

The blindside is enjoying his best season so far and wants to keep the ball rolling this Sunday.

# pool-1 - Monday 16 December, 2013

Analysis: Leinster’s inaccuracy a stark contrast to Franklin’s Gardens
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Analysis: Leinster’s inaccuracy a stark contrast to Franklin’s Gardens

Dec 16th 2013, 2:55 PM 10,778 Views 25 Comments

Matt O’Connor’s men will be frustrated with their attacking precision and breakdown work.

# pool-1 - Sunday 15 December, 2013

Madigan: 'They showed a week is a long time in rugby'
# Turnaround
From The42
# Turnaround

Madigan: 'They showed a week is a long time in rugby'

Dec 15th 2013, 8:00 AM 11,582 Views 13 Comments

The out-half insists Leinster are ‘still in control of the group’ despite last night’s loss to Northampton.

# pool-1 - Saturday 14 December, 2013

O'Connor: 'We were inaccurate off the back of their commitment'
# Home Defeat
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# Home Defeat

O'Connor: 'We were inaccurate off the back of their commitment'

Dec 14th 2013, 9:02 PM 18,950 Views 48 Comments

The Leinster coach admitted that his team were second best to the Saints in Dublin this evening.

As it happened: Leinster v Northampton, Heineken Cup From The42
Live Dec 14th 2013, 5:10 PM

As it happened: Leinster v Northampton, Heineken Cup

Leinster must prove that last weekend was no one-off
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Leinster must prove that last weekend was no one-off

Dec 14th 2013, 8:30 AM 2,383 Views 6 Comments

Northampton are in Dublin in search of retribution, but Matt O’Connor’s side have the goods to deliver.

# pool-1 - Friday 13 December, 2013

Three keys battles for Leinster to win against Northampton
# The Difference
From The42
# The Difference

Three keys battles for Leinster to win against Northampton

Dec 13th 2013, 4:41 PM 3,333 Views 8 Comments

Attacking fullbacks, physical blindsides and contrasting No. 8s; here are the vital match-ups.

O'Connor: Rob Kearney is a big driver of our environment
# Key Player
From The42
# Key Player

O'Connor: Rob Kearney is a big driver of our environment

Dec 13th 2013, 7:00 AM 3,105 Views 2 Comments

The Leinster coach doesn’t think for a second that Northampton will throw in the towel tomorrow in Dublin.

# pool-1 - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Mike Ross: 'Revenge is a nebulous concept'
# Return Leg
From The42
# Return Leg

Mike Ross: 'Revenge is a nebulous concept'

Dec 12th 2013, 6:00 PM 3,307 Views 1 Comment

Leinster’s tight-head prop feels his team must expect an improved challenge from Northampton this weekend.

# pool-1 - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Kearney takes confidence from Ireland caps ahead of Heineken Cup
# Maturity
From The42
# Maturity

Kearney takes confidence from Ireland caps ahead of Heineken Cup

Dec 3rd 2013, 12:30 PM 2,242 Views 1 Comment

The Leinster winger is excited about the chance to play against Northampton in Saturday’s Pool 1 clash.

'We've got a huge respect for them' - Leinster ready for Northampton
# Fronting Up
From The42
# Fronting Up

'We've got a huge respect for them' - Leinster ready for Northampton

Dec 3rd 2013, 8:00 AM 6,715 Views 0 Comments

Leinster scrum coach Greg Feek admits that the battle up front in Saturday’s Heineken Cup tie will be demanding.

# pool-1 - Monday 2 December, 2013

Cullen backing Leinster to break Lawes against Saints
# Wisdom
From The42
# Wisdom

Cullen backing Leinster to break Lawes against Saints

Dec 2nd 2013, 4:58 PM 10,000 Views 12 Comments

Leinster’s captain says the memory of last season’s December failure will drive his province this month.

# pool-1 - Monday 21 October, 2013

Another win, and O'Connor promises further improvement from Leinster
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

Another win, and O'Connor promises further improvement from Leinster

Oct 21st 2013, 12:40 PM 1,992 Views 2 Comments

When the smoke clears after two rounds of the Heineken Cup, the Australian should be happy with his lot.

# pool-1 - Saturday 19 October, 2013

We're not underestimating them one bit - Matt O'Connor on Castres
# Pool 1
From The42
# Pool 1

We're not underestimating them one bit - Matt O'Connor on Castres

Oct 19th 2013, 9:30 AM 921 Views 0 Comments

The Leinster coach is ready for a titanic tussle with the Top 14 champions at the RDS this afternoon.

# pool-1 - Friday 18 October, 2013

Here are 3 of the key head-to-heads for Leinster v Castres
# Face Off
From The42
# Face Off

Here are 3 of the key head-to-heads for Leinster v Castres

Oct 18th 2013, 8:05 PM 2,491 Views 0 Comments

Physical scrum-halves, intelligent back rows and counter-attacking fullbacks will be on view at the RDS.

Castres at full-strength for Leinster visit
# Allez!
From The42
# Allez!

Castres at full-strength for Leinster visit

Oct 18th 2013, 1:58 PM 1,938 Views 0 Comments

The French champions have named their strongest available team for tomorrow’s clash at the RDS.

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